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eBooks Outselling Print – Is The iPad The Future Of Books?

Posted on 19/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Amazon announced earlier today that e-books are now outselling paper versions of the same titles. The announcement, while focused on the Kindle, still nevertheless provides insight into the industry in general, including the iBookstore.

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Apple Signs Deal With EMI, Cloud Music Agreements Almost Finalized.

Posted on 19/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

CNET reports that Apple has reached an agreement with EMI over the launch of the much-fabled iCloud music service that may come furth at WWDC this June. They also point out that the last two agreements – with Sony and Universal – are well underway.

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Happy 10th Anniversary, Apple Retail Stores!

Posted on 19/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Today marks the 10th anniversary of Apple having launched their retail store program. These retail stores have changed the face of retail sales, and have been extremely successful. Part of the celebration? Apple Store 2.0 – revamping an already great thing.

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Apple Opening New Data Center In Silicon Valley

Posted on 19/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

As more and more information arises concerning Apple and their seemingly impending marriage to the Cloud, it’s of particular interest that they seem to have begun using yet another new data center, this time in Santa Clara, CA.

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Next-Gen iPhone Coming In June Or July?

Posted on 19/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

According to SeekingAlpha’s Andrew Zaky, the next iPhone might be due as early as June or July, maintaining current launch trends. He cites several reasons, including launch timing, and Apple’s legendary ability to produce hype.

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Apple Developing Advanced Media Streaming Engine For iOS And Mac

Posted on 19/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

It seems clear that Apple is interested in and targeting cloud technology – a new advancement (in the form of an Apple job listing) suggests that Apple will begin working on advanced media streaming technology in the near future.

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Reeder 1.0 Draft 16 Available To Download

Posted on 19/05/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Reeder 1.0 Draft 16 is out now. The beautiful Mac desktop RSS reader for Google Reader has added subscription management to this latest release as well as fixing a few bugs.

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iPhone 4S/iPhone 5 To Have 5MP Sensor, 1080P Video Recording?

Posted on 19/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

MacStories reports on rumors that OmniVision, manufacturers of electronics components, has produced a 5MP camera module capable of shooting 30FPS 1080P video that just might be destined for the upcoming iPhone models.

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Steve Jobs Introduces The First iMac In 1998

Posted on 19/05/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Check out the above video of Steve Jobs introducing the iMac for the very first time in 1998. A jacket wearing, turtle neckless Jobs owns the stage and lambasts the existing PCs on the market as being “uuuugggly” and instead introduces a personal computer that would go on to make desktop machines things of beauty.

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Infinity Blade Update Brings Multi-Player Report, Massive Content Pack

Posted on 18/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

One of the most beautifully rendered games available for the iPad, Infinity Blade, will be getting its first major upgrade tomorrow. The update, called Infinity Blade: Arena will bring multiplayer support, a survival mode, and new in-game content.

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Report: Android Tablets To Out Sell iPad By 38 Million Units In 2014

Posted on 18/05/2011 by Cormac Moylan

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Peter Misek, an analyst with Jeffries, has published a 115 page report that reveals there is very little interest in tablets from rivals of Apple’s iPad. When people think tablet, they think iPad. And the figures back that up. However, it’s not quiet that simple. By 2014 Android Tablets will outsell the iPad by 38 million units.

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Brain Scans Reveal Why Apple Fanboys Are Such Fanboys!

Posted on 18/05/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Have you ever wondered why you’re such a nut when it comes to Apple products? Ever questioned why you have to get the iPad 2 even though your iPad 1 is every bit as good a device? Well, according to a recent BBC documentary it’s how your brain is wired! And if you’re an Apple Fanboy, you are not too dissimilar to a religious lunatic!

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