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Firefox 4 Out-Downloads IE9 By 2 to 1

Posted on 23/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Yesterday saw the release of Firefox 4 and it has already out-downloaded IE9 at a rate of nearly 2:1. IE9 even had more than a weeks head start but I guess if you’re popular, you win! And rightly so!


Everyday – Timelapse Ageing

Posted on 23/03/2011 by Frank Prendergast

Everyday iphone app

The Everyday iphone app offers you simple tools for taking a similar photo of yourself every day. The app allows you to set reminders to take the photo and once you have a series of images taken it will produce a timelapse video of your own personal ageing process.


Angry Birds Rio Officially Released

Posted on 22/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Just when you thought you’d finally conquered all things Angry Birds, Rovio has officially made Angry Birds Rio available on the App Store. The latest Angry Birds title is a tie-in to the new animated feature Rio, and has some unique gameplay elements.


iPhone 5 Enters Production, On Track For Summer Release

Posted on 22/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

According to a report from China Times, the iPhone 5 has now entered trial production, and is scheduled for a wide scale release in Q3 of this year. This lines up well with the traditional late June/early July release schedule.


iPad 2 Pricing Confirmed for Europe & UK

Posted on 22/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

White iPad 2

Finally has finally confirmed the pricing of the soon to be launched iPad 2 in UK, Europe, and beyond. Check inside for the pricing info.


Feedly – A Google Reader iPhone App Is FREE For The Next 72 Hours

Posted on 22/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

DevHD today released Feedly into the wild. The app aims to create a more visual/magazine-like Google Reader experience on the iPhone. The app is FREE for the next 72 hours and we will have a review on MacTrast in the next couple of days.


Mac OS X 10.6.7 Now Available

Posted on 21/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

The latest update to Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard is now officially available, and is recommended for all early 2011 MacBook Pro models. In includes a number of fixes, such as improved reliability for Back To My Mac, patches for a few Mac App Store Bugs, graphics stability, and so forth.


Are AT&T’s Tethering Practices Fair?

Posted on 21/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

It’s recently been out and about that AT&T is accosting certain of its users with text messages and letters, informing them that they’re thought to be using tethering without and official tethering plan. The messages suggest that users should pay…


How To Put A Smart Cover On Your iPad 1

Posted on 21/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The clever guys over at The Russians Used A Pencil have put together a simple hack that makes the iPad 2’s Smart Cover compatible with the iPad 1.


Apple Planning Serious MobileMe Refresh In April?

Posted on 21/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

It appears that Apple is set to announce a new, free version of their popular MobileMe service next month, according to a trusted source for iLounge. In addition, it’s possible that iOS 5 will be announced at the same meeting.