In this Mac tip, I take a look at how to use both the onscreen keybaord and Bluetooth keyboard at the same time.
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This week we learn how Susan Kare, the icon designer at Apple was overwhelmed with demand for a custom icon design after she created one of Steve Jobs that proved very popular.
Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. This week, I simply uttered the word “whoa” when this beautiful picture of Liverpool popped up on my screen.
To be filed under: “Believe it or Not!” After around 50 hours of testimony, hundreds of pieces of evidence, and who knows how much spending on expensive hired-gun experts, both sides have rested their case in the mega-patent Apple vs. Samsung trial. Exhale.
Over the objections of Apple lawyers, Judge Lucy Koh granted Samsung the right to present pictures of a tablet newspaper concept from 1994 as evidence of prior art. Samsung wanted to present them in their attempt to refute the originality of Apple’s iPad design patents.
Adding to the already lengthy list of leaked parts for Apple’s upcoming next-gen iPhone and rumored iPad mini, repair firm iResq has posted new photos of what they claim are the dock connector for the new devices, in both black and white.
Former Apple employee and Mac icon designer Susan Kare took the stand in the Apple vs. Samsung trial last wek, and was called back by her former employer today to counter testimony from one of Samsung’s designers.
AT&T has stated that they won’t actually charge extra to use Apple’s FaceTime service over cellular – but they will limit the ability only to holders of their newest and most expensive plans.
After opening at a record high this morning, Apple’s stock has continued to rise, surpassing the $600B market cap record that it attained in April, and has now closed out the day at a new record closing high of $648.11.
A memo circulated internally by HP’s Todd Bradley — who runs the company’s recently-merged Printing and Personal Systems Group — announces the creation of a new mobility business unit underneath him that will be responsible for “consumer tablets” and “additional segments and categories where we believe we can offer differentiated value to our customers.”
Apple released another beta of OS X 10.8.1 Mountain Lion to developers today, less than a week after their initial build. The beta bears a build number of 12B17, and lists no known issues.
Apple and the environment is an association normally made with some negativity, especially concerning its data centers, however this latest move might change that. As well as building a 10,000 square foot data center in Crook County, Oregon, it has also pledged to give development funds help tap a recently discovered underground stream in the area
While more reports about Apple’s “set-top-box” came out this morning, we also see a report from Jefferies that claims that Apple’s much rumored HDTV and iPad mini are “in full production.”
Following recent reports that Steve Jobs’ home was burglarized last month, a new report from Mercury News tells the tale of how Jobs’ stolen iPad ended up in the hands of a middle-aged street performer called Kenny the Clown.
If you’ve bought a Retina Macbook Pro in the hope that you can install Ubuntu (or another Linux OS) on it, then put it straight back in the box and try and get a refund. It ain’t gonna work as Phoronix discovered, even if you know what you’re doing.
Late Thursday, Apple vs. Samsung Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal denied Samsung’s request that the jury be told that Apple may have also destroyed email evidence.