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iPad 2 Coming To China

Posted on 11/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The iPad 2 was recently awarded with a 3C (China Compulsory Certification) licence which means that Apple’s popular tablet device has the go ahead to be officially sold on the Chinese market. The Chinese market is expected to account for approximately 10% of Apple’s total revenue within 5 years.

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Final Cut Pro to be updated next week

Posted on 11/04/2011 by James Britton

According to an industry insider, Apple will be updating Final Cut Pro at the National Association of Broadcasters conference in Las Vegas this Tuesday, April 12. AppleInsider reported that the newest edition will include support for iPad and Thunderbolt for real time HD video processing.

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Kindergarteners in Maine to receive iPad 2s

Posted on 10/04/2011 by James Britton

Kindergarten school supply list: paste, chunky crayons, iPad? Auburn school district in Maine has approved the purchase of 285 iPad 2s for each of its kindergarten students this fall.

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iPad Blamed For Declining Samsung Profits

Posted on 10/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Samsung apparently hasn’t been able to compete well against the iPad with the Galaxy Tab, due to price competition (according to analyst Lee Min-Hee). They’ve also had to deal with weaker prices for their displays, according to the Associated press.

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Ultrasn0w Updated to Support iOS 4.3.1

Posted on 10/04/2011 by Jakob Hultman

A couple of days ago we reported that the update from Ultrasn0w to enable unlock for existing iPhone unlockers was just around the corner. We are there now.

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Introducing The Apple iBoy (Parody)

Posted on 10/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple iBoy

Israel’s version of The Onion announced the arrival of Apple’s latest innovation, The iBoy, on April 1st. The iBoy comes in a variety of skin tones, cultural backgrounds, and has an in-depth knowledge of anything you can find on the Internet, and he can sing like a pro (providing you have a solid iTunes library). Checkout the video of the iBoy in action.

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iPad 2 Case With A Built-in Keyboard

Posted on 10/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

iPad 2 Case With Keyboard

Not only will the this case protect your iPad 2 from unwanted scratches, it also acts as a stand with a built-in keyboard. And it looks damn sexy too. Logitech teamed up Zagg to develop the Logitech Zaggmate Keyboard Case that utilizes the iPad 2’s bluetooth to create the ultimate case / keyboard combination.

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Apple Poach Two Gaming PR Executives From Nintendo & Activision

Posted on 09/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Rob Saunders

Apple has made two very welcome, and very focused, additions to the team in the shape of Rob Saunders (formerly Nintendo) and Nick Grange (formerly Activision) who will both shortly be joining Apple. Both will take up roles in the iOS / iPad departments and both come from gaming backgrounds.

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Wozniak Would Consider Return To Apple

Posted on 08/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak, has said he would consider a return to play an active part with Apple, the company he left in 1987. It’s not known how serious he is about returning to Apple. When asked by Reuters would he consider a return, he answered “I’d consider it, yeah”

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Apple Updates BootCamp For 2011 MacBook Pros

Posted on 08/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Some new MacBook Pros have had an issue under BootCamp where they occasionally shut down unexpectedly. Apple has released updated BootCamp drivers to remedy and repair this issue.

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Wall Street Analysts Dubious of Delayed iPhone 5 Rumors

Posted on 08/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Brian White, of Ticonderoga Securities, is dubious of the many rumors about delays regarding the iPhone 5. He reasons that there is a pattern of activity within the supply chain that is counter-intuitive to a delayed launch.

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