NowhereElse.fr has posted some pics of the first Chinese knockoffs of the iPhone 6. The devices, that look to be based on the rumored specs and schematics of Apple’s upcoming device, look to be running a version of Android that’s been skinned to look like iOS 7.
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Google has updated their Google Maps app for iOS to version 3.2.0 today, adding new functions such as search result descriptions that appear directly on the map, and the ability to view search results either on the map, or in a list.
Apple is continuing its efforts to be open about the upcoming Swift Programming Language that will be going live this fall alongside iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite. The latest in Apple’s effort to get info out to developers, a new blog covering the language.
We’ve all noticed them etched on the back of our iPhones and iPad, the weird looking government-mandated symbols that are almost as familiar as the Apple logo. Those could be falling by the wayside if a recently introduced Senate bill passes.
Apple on Thursday seeded developers, and those in the AppleSeed program, with a new version of Safari for both OS X Mavericks (Safari 7.1) and OS X Mountain Lion (Safari 6.2). The update includes several upgrades to the WebKit engine that powers the browser.
The Wall Street Journal reports today that Apple is one of 26 companies – others include Coca-Cola and IBM – who have signed on for President Barack Obama’s soon to be announced “SupplierPay” program, designed to aid small businesses.
Hard drive failure isn’t a matter of “if”, but “when.” If it hasn’t happened to you yet, it will someday. How can you protect your precious data? Enter DrivePop.
The Chinese state-controlled media is once more coming after Apple, as a Friday afternoon report from China Central Television has labeled the location tracking features in Apple’s iOS devices as a “national security concern.”
Late Thursday, Apple issued a security warning saying it has blocked old versions of Adobe’s Flash Player from running in Safari. The company cited a recent security flaw that could allow the bad guys to harvest browser data.
Well-connected KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has revised his estimate of a September date for mass production to begin on the Apple iWatch, instead pushing the date back to mid-to-late November, citing difficulties related to the production of the product.
Sonico has announced the release of the Mac version of their popular iOS translation app iTranslate. The app puts 80+ languages at your fingertips with a just quick click in your Mac’s status bar.
It was six years ago today that Apple debuted their new App Store. The new store, enabled via iPhone OS 2, and an update to iTunes, opened up the world of third-party apps to users of Apple’s iPhone.
Misfit, makers of the popular Shine activity monitor, today debuted its latest product, the Misfit Beddit Sleep System.
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Thanks to friend of the site Chris Rauschnot (@24k on Twitter) we’ve gotten our hands on seven codes for free downloads of the fast-paced spelling game, “Word Science.” We’ll be running the contest through Sunday morning, and we will announce the winners at Noon Eastern time on Sunday.
Apple has released iTunes 11.3, which includes several improvements to iTunes Extras, with new features for HD movies. The new content will be automatically added to previously purchased movies for free.