Attention holiday shoppers! Walmart will be offering Apple’s 16GB iPhone 5c for $27 with a two-year contract starting this Friday. That’s a $72 drop from the usual $99 price.
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Samsung has lost a bid to ban sales of older models of Apple’s iPhone and iPad in South Korea. A court dismissed a lawsuit Samsung had filed, that claimed the American company had infringed on three of Samsung’s patents.
OK Star Wars fans, here’s your geek news of the day – Warner Brothers Entertainment has released LEGO® Star Wars™: The Complete Saga for iOS. Unfortunately, while the initial “episode” is free, it seems they’ll FORCE you to reach into the DARK SIDE of your wallet to pay for the rest of the saga. (See what I did there?)
In the wake of the death of a 15-year-old Pegatron worker, Apple dispatched its own medical experts to the site in question to conduct an investigation, and has found that the boy’s death was not due to working conditions at the plant.
An Android feature many iOS users have long lusted after may finally be available at their fingertips, as developer Flesky has capitalized on the simplification of iOS 7 code and has come up with a way to add alternative keyboards to iOS apps.
It seems as if there is a constant “stream” of music steaming apps these days. Even in the face of Apple’s iTunes Radio juggernaut, many new music apps are still out there swinging. Enter MixPal.fm, with its 30 channels of music curated by top DJs.
Apple has released another minor update for iPhoto on the Mac today, bringing the version up to 9.5.1. Most notably, the updated includes a fix that caused print previews to appear garbled or otherwise render incorrectly on the screen.
Google released a minor, albeit welcome, update to their popular Maps app for iOS today, adding a single intriguing feature: The ability to view flight, hotel, and restaurant reservations that have been sent to your Gmail account! Google Maps has already proven to be great competition for Apple’s own iOS Maps app – and this is just icing on the cake.
If you’re like a lot of iPhone or iPad power users, or have had an iOS device for a long time, changes are you have a whole mess of apps installed on your device. Even if you organize your apps into folders, it can be hard to keep track of what exactly you have installed – and which folder you abandoned carefully filed an app into.
T-Mobile USA announced on Tuesday that it will be offering the 16GB models of the Apple iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPad Air, iPad mini, and iPad mini with Retina Display for $0 down for “well-qualified” new and existing customers.
Google has announced that their desktop Chrome Apps are now available for Macs that are running the Chrome browser. These apps run separately from the Chrome browser, and can run locally with no internet connection.
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson says wireless carriers such as AT&T will not be able to continue subsidizing smartphones, saying the current model is not economically viable.
Spotify announced today that it is expanding its free streaming option to all devices. Users of Spotify’s free service can now listen to music tracks and albums via the Spotify app for iOS and Android devices.
Apple supplier Pegatron is once more under scrutiny, following the unexplained deaths of “at least five” workers. One of the deaths was that of a 15-year-old boy, who was one year under the legal age for workers in China.
Apple TV viewers will awake this morning to the pleasant sight of another batch of channels having been added to their favorite little square hockey puck.
Angry Birds Go! has “karted” its way onto iOS devices, as developer Rovio attempts to bring Mario Kart-like gameplay to Apple’s popular devices.