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The iPhone Is The World’s Most Popular Camera

Posted on 28/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Since the introduction of the original iPhone, iPhone has risen quickly through the ranks to become one of the most successful products ever. In addition to being one of the world’s most popular phones, however, it’s also become the most popular camera. Check out the infographic below.

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How To: Enable TRIM On Any SSD In Snow Leopard

Posted on 28/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

The developer preview of OS X Lion brought many exciting things, among them the long-awaited TRIM support for SSD’s. Now, enterprising hackers have found a way to enable the support on any Mac running OS X 10.6.7.

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iPad 2 Leads To Successful Marriage Proposal

Posted on 28/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

So, we all know the iPad 2 is great, but did you know that it could help you make the move towards marriage? A 9to5Mac reader wrote in, telling about how he purchased an iPad 2 engraved with “Will you marry me?” on it, and then used it to propose. Read below for the full story:

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Super stylish iPod Nano Leather Cuff

Posted on 28/03/2011 by Frank Prendergast

iPod Nano Leather Cuff

A leather cuff available on Etsy to carry your iPod nano in style and have it double as a wristwatch. Simpler leather straps are also available…

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WWDC Is Happening From June 6th to June 10th

Posted on 28/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple has just released a press release confirming the dates for WWDC. The event kicks off on the 6th of June and ends on the 10th at San Francisco’s Moscone West.

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iOS 4.3.1 Jailbroken Via PwnageTool

Posted on 28/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple rolled out iOS4.3.1 a few days ago but a hacker has already Jailbreaked the iOS courtesy of PwnageTool. This release is a teethered one meaning you will need to reconnect your device to your computer after each restart but it’s the most viable Jailbreak for iOS4.3.1 at the moment.

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Guess What? iPhone Suffers Alarm Clock Glitch. Again.

Posted on 28/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Not for the first time, Apple has messed up with their alarm system. Many iPhone users woke either an hour late, an hour early, or are still in bed, this morning after a software glitch upset the iPhone’s alarm clock.

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UK: iPad 2 Sells Out In 24 Hours

Posted on 28/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

iPad 2 - March 25th

The iPad 2 went on international sale on the 25th of March and within 24 hours the tablet device was completely sold out in the UK. Online shoppers can expect a 3 to 4 delay before receiving delivery of an iPad 2.

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OS X Lion On Track For WWDC Launch In June

Posted on 28/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Mac OS X Lion

According to MG Siegler of Techcrunch, Apple’s release of OS X Lion is nearing GM (Golden Master) stage and is on track for a summer release at WWDC.

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Coming To A Screen Near You: Angry Birds The Movie!

Posted on 28/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

We all love Angry Birds. Some more than others. The Birds are so popular they are making their way to the big screen. Check out the theatrical trailer for the popular game inside.

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Signs Abound That Apple May Be Working On Smart TV

Posted on 25/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

According to an industry analyst, Apple is building a “Smart TV” prototype. The analyst shared this information with investors on Friday, citing certain Asian suppliers. Bloomberg has also reported that Apple is in talks with TV manufacturers to embed their AirPlay technology.

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Real Racing 2 HD Will Run At Full 1080p Without Upscaling

Posted on 25/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Firemint’s Real Racing 2 HD has always been notable for its superb graphics. Now, however, it appears things have gotten any more awesome. Using an iPad, and Apple’s Digital AV adapter, it will actually run in full 1080p – without upscaling!

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iPad 2: Thinner Glass, Yes, But Much Stronger (Nearly Unbreakable)…

Posted on 25/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Earlier we reported that the iPad 2’s glass was thinner than the original iPad’s, and we worried about fragility. As it turns out, iFixyouri has refuted that claim, discovering that the new glass is not only just as strong, but more flexible than the glass found in the original iPad, to protect against breakage.

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iPad Stocks Replenished At Some US Stores, Shipping Estimates Improve

Posted on 25/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

On this, the day of the international iPad 2 release, it appears that stock at many US stores is being replenished. BGR has confirmed that various Apple Stores and third party locations have begun receiving significant shipments, and I myself have confirmed it with my local Apple store.

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Details on Updated MobileMe: April, $20/Year, Digital Music Locker?

Posted on 25/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

According to a report from The Music Void, Apple’s new refreshed version of MobileMe will include a major music component called the “locker.” The update, which is expected in April, will reportedly have a mere $20 annual price tag.

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Review: Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch

Posted on 25/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

We recently received the fantastic Bamboo Pen & Touch graphics tablet for review from Wacom. This multi-touch tablet is both well-designed and attractive, and compares favorably to traditional track pads for general computing, and much better for creative applications. Our full review follows.

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