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Steve Jobs and the Upside-Down Apple Logo

Posted on 21/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Even Apple makes mistakes. Former Apple employee Joe Moreno shares a tale on his blog of how the Apple logo used to appear upside-down on MacBooks when the screen was open.

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What We Think We Know About The 2012 MacBook Pro

Posted on 21/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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There’s been a great deal of excitement (and a whole lot of rumors) surrounding Apple’s next-gen MacBook Pro, but what should we really expect from the next round of MacBooks? We’ve rounded up the most significant and credible rumors.

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How One Man Aims To Illustrate the Olympics Using Just His iPad

Posted on 21/05/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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The iPad has become a great tool for artists and illustrators, giving them the ability to work wherever they are without the need for watercolors and paper, which can often take up a lot of space – something which British artist Tim Vyner is incredibly grateful for.

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Court Ordered CEO Summit: Apple CEO Tim Cook Meets with Samsung Chief Today

Posted on 21/05/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Big happenings today in the court case between Apple and Samsung. The big boys are sitting down in San Francisco to hash things out, as Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, and Samsung CEO Choi Gee-sung try to work out a settlement that the lawyers have yet to achieve.

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Baidu Launches New Foxconn-made Smartphone

Posted on 21/05/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Leading Chinese search engine Baidu has unveiled its low cost smartphone which runs its own OS called Cloud. Priced at less than 1,000 yuan ($158), it enters a market already full of rivals including Huawei and ZTE.

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Apple Continuing to Test FaceTime Over 3G

Posted on 21/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Judging by a new warning dialog in iOS 5.1.1, Apple may finally be preparing to enable FaceTime calls over 3G networks. Although some clues have suggested that this may happen as early as June of last year, the warning message found in iOS 5.1.1 is unique.

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OS X Mountain Lion to Feature iOS-Like Automatic Downloads

Posted on 21/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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The latest build of OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3 appears to include an option for automatic app downloads, allowing you to make a purchase on one Mac and have the app automatically download to all of your other Macs.

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Giveaway: ZAGGfolio Keyboard Case for iPad

Posted on 19/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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If you’ve read my recent review of the ZAGGfolio keyboard case for the new iPad, you’ll know that I kind of liked it. A lot. I want to share that joy with you! That’s why we’ve teamed up with ZAGG to give away 5 ZAGGfolios to 5 lucky readers!

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Why Apple Created the App Store (Video)

Posted on 18/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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The App Store has spread like a virus ever since it was launched, and now has well over 600,000 apps. As such, it’s worth noting why Apple launched the App Store in the first place. Here’s what Steve Jobs had to say about it in 2008!

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