The iPad has received criticism and head-turns for requiring a computer running iTunes in order to set up and use it, making it less viable as a replacement for a personal computer. 9to5Mac reports that this may change with iOS 5.
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I loved Apple’s “Get A Mac” advertising campaign. They may have been some of the best advertisements ever created, and were certainly memorable and entertaining. The ads are no longer being made, but Adweek has kindly gathered up all 66 of the ads for your viewing pleasure.
Fortune recently released an article written by Adam Lashinsky entitled “Inside Apple,” which provides dozens of rare insights into the business and culture at Apple, as well as the mind of its CEO, Steve Jobs. You can get it for $4.99 on the iPad through an in-app purchase in the Fortune app.
It seems like publishers of all types are literally flocking to the iPad – last weak it was Hearst, and today, Condé Naste, publisher of the New Yorker (among other magazines) has announced an iPad subscription deal with Apple.
Apparently, the Queen of England has ordered her staff to purchase her an iPad, after being impressed by her grandsons’ gadgets. Princes Will and Harry reportedly gave her a crash course on how to use it when they took theirs to Buckingham Palace.
Apple’s been on quite a roll lately, making all kinds of revenue and marketshare records. The latest news is that they have risen to the #2 slot of global smartphone manufacturers, and have risen from 56th to 35th on the Fortune 500 list in just one year.
Like many iDevice users, I tend to prefer that my devices stay clean, pretty, and free of major blemishes, which I consider to be unsightly. This photo of an original iPhone that has apparently been through some pretty rough treatment, however, may change my mind.
Any Mac gamer will tell you that the selection of great titles ca, be, well, a bit smarts in a world laden with PC exclusive titles. Today, however, there’s good news, as Direct2Drive has now announced that they will support the Mac gaming community.
With all of the big dogs at play, who is the world’s most valuable consumer brand According to the BrandZ survey, that company is now Apple, with an estimated value of $153.3 billion. They’ve just scooted ahead of Google to become number one.
The topic of Steve Jobs’ health has been a concerning one for many in the Apple community, with folks wondering what Apple would be like without Steve Jobs. According to a report from Fortune, Steve Jobs thinks Apple will be just fine.
Ever since Apple released the new iPad 2, and with that Garageband, the way I record my music ideas have changed. And even though iPad 2 is an incredible tool for playing music, it really isn’t the same as playing on a real guitar or on a drum kit. But now, through Pix and Stix, we have come a little closer to reality.
Amazon quietly updated its Cloud Player web app to be compatible with Mobile Safari which means it now supports iOS devices.
I love Google Docs. It’s fast, simple, and free. One of my few problems with Google Docs is the lack of a desktop app. However, Fluid.app will turn every web app into a desktop app. Read on to find out how you can turn Google Docs into a Mac app.
Apple has a special section for Mother’s Day on the App Store. So why not give one of these cool apps to Mom today in lieu of flowers. Read on for great gift ideas.