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Apple Store Is Down But iPad 2 May Not Ship for 2 To 4 Weeks

Posted on 02/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The Apple Store is down in anticipation of the upcoming iPad 2 announcement. This likely means that you will be order an iPad 2 today. But due to shortfalls in inventory the iPad 2 may not ship for a further two to four weeks.

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5 Things To Expect In The iPad 2

Posted on 02/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The iPad was a revolutionary device. The iPad 2 will likely be a evolution of the iPad. While it won’t be an amazing all singing all dancing upgrade, it will be one that will see significant gains in key areas. Here are 5 things we will likely see in todays iPad 2 announcement.

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Apple Expects To Ship 40 Million iPads in 2011

Posted on 02/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

iPad 2

40,000,000 iPads. That’s what Apple expects to ship in 2011. Apple is expected to announce the iPad 2 later today. The tablet device is tipped to include front and rear facing cameras, be thinner & lighter, and possibly available in white.

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Steve Jobs To Attend Tomorrow’s iPad 2 Event?

Posted on 01/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Italian technology blog SetteB is claiming to know that Steve Jobs will be in attendance at tomorrow’s iPad 2 event but they are not certain he will be presenting.

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Concept: Socially Focused iPhone Home Screen.

Posted on 01/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Here is a pretty interesting iPhone home screen mockup from Geoff Teehan of Teehan+Lax. The design is a replacement for the current home screen that only shows you a list of Apps you have installed. The idea behind the concept is to promote a more social engaged home screen that can quickly notify you of items such as missed calls, upcoming events, and even Facebook updates.

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Cool Angry Birds iPhone Cases

Posted on 01/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Angry Bird iPhone Case

Like Angry Birds? Of course you do! Why not show off your love for the pig killing birds by pimping your iPhone with a fancy Angry Birds case?

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Evernote Updated for iPhone. New fresh design.

Posted on 01/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Popular note taking and “remember stuff to do later” app Evernote have launched a new design of their iPhone App. Evernote 4 sees a cosmetic change and the addition of some new features. Check out the video inside this post.

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Opera Available To Download From Mac App Store

Posted on 01/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The Opera web browser has finally arrived on the Mac App Store. You can download the browser for free and take her for a spin. But will the browser be able to make any gains into the Mac browser market?

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Former British PM Refused Steve Jobs A Knighthood

Posted on 01/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

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According to a report in The Telegraph, former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown yanked a possible knighthood from Steve Jobs. Apparently Mr. Brown was upset that Jobs turned down his approach to speak at a Labour Party convention, and promptly threw his toys out of the pram.

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Apple’s Tim Cook Hints At Cheaper & PrePaid iPhone

Posted on 28/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple’s CFO, and current stand-in CEO, Tim Cook spilled some beans to Bernstein Research analyst Toni Sacconaghi this week. Cook told Sacconaghi of the possibility of a cheaper iPhone…

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Picture of White iPad 2

Posted on 28/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

White iPad 2

BGR posted a picture of what appears to be a white iPad 2. For all we know, it’s probably fake but it does give a good indication of what a white iPad 2 may look like.

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Macbook Pro Benchmark Shows Significant Gains Across The Board

Posted on 28/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The new range of Macbook Pros may luck the same as their 2010 counterparts but the 2011 MBP’s pack a serious punch courtesy of the Sandy Bridge processor updates! The 17″ Macbook Pro with an Intel Quad-Core i7 2.3GHz processor gets a massive 10,164 Geekbench score. That is nearly double the power of the 2010 17″ Intel Core i7 Dual Core score of 5,837.

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Apple Drop Boot Camp Support for XP & Vista

Posted on 28/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple have published an update on their site regarding their support of Windows Operating Systems on Macs. As of the 25th of February, Windows XP and Vista is no longer a supported Boot Camp operating system on Macbook Air (late 2010), Macbook Pro (17″, 15″, 13″ Early 2011).

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