Latest Apple & Mac News

MacTrast Deals: The GoPro Hero4 Black Giveaway

Posted on 10/12/2014 by Chris Hauk

Hero4_Black_thumb

The GoPro Hero4 Black has to be one of the coolest durable sports cameras available today. And guess what? We’re giving one away to a lucky reader! Read below to learn how to enter!

0

Lawyers in iPod/iTunes Class Action Suit Find a New Plaintiff

Posted on 10/12/2014 by Chris Hauk

Gavel Law Legal thumb

After losing both plaintiffs in their antitrust class action suit against Apple over DRM in the iTunes Store and on their iPod music players, attorneys were able to find another plaintiff to step in and represent the class in their case against Apple.

0

Apple Says iOS 8 Now Installed on 63% of Devices

Posted on 10/12/2014 by Chris Hauk

iOS_8_icon

Apple’s latest mobile operating system, iOS 8, is now installed on 63% of iOS devices. The figures, from Apple’s App Store page for developers, are based on App Store usage.

0

Apple Now Using Apple Maps For iCloud.com Maps

Posted on 09/12/2014 by Chris Hauk

iOS_7_Maps_icon

Apple has finally made the transition from Google Maps to their own Apple Maps solution on their iCloud.com website. The site’s Find My iPhone web app has begun using Apple’s own in-house mapping solution.

0

A Lost Two-Factor Recovery Key Could Lock You Out of Your Apple ID Permanently

Posted on 09/12/2014 by Chris Hauk

iCloud_thumb

While Apple’s two-factor authentication used to reset a password does provide additional security to a user’s Apple ID, it also makes it virtually impossible to reset your password or access your account in the event that your account has been hacked and you forget your recovery key.

0

Report: Apple to Build New R&D Facility in Japan

Posted on 09/12/2014 by Chris Hauk

Japan flag

Japan’s Prime Minister on Tuesday revealed that Apple will soon announce they will be building a new “cutting edge” research and development center in his country.

0

Apple Planning First Brooklyn Apple Store Location

Posted on 09/12/2014 by Chris Hauk

apple_store_sydney_RED_thumb

A Brooklyn Apple Store could soon be a reality, as The New York Post reports Apple has signed a long-term lease for a 20,000 square foot store at 247 Bedford Avenue at the corner of North 3rd Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

0

Friend Activity