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iPhone Now Accounts For Over 10% Of All U.S. Cell Phones

Posted on 07/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Results from conScore’s recently released survey of U.S. mobile phone usage indicate that Apple has just reached a tremendous milestone, and has attained more than a 10% share of the U.S. mobile phone market.


Hand-Drawn Floor Plan of Apple’s 70s HQ Rediscovered

Posted on 07/11/2011 by Henry Taylor-Gill


A sketch of Apple’s 70s HQ has been rediscovered after three decades. It reveals the complete layout of Apple’s relatively small office and gives an interesting insight as to what it was like at the time.


Apple to Adopt New Backlight Design for iPad 3 Retina Display

Posted on 07/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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According to Asian suppliers, The iPad 3 will likely use a new dual-LED backlight design for its high-resolution Retina display, improving the brightness and efficiency of the display on the upcoming tablet.


iPhone 4S Becomes Best-Selling Smartphone At Top Three US Carriers

Posted on 07/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Following a September quarter that underwhelmed investors and Wall Street analysts, Apple is once again picking up speed, and according to checks by Canaccord Genuity, the iPhone 4S is now the best-selling smartphone across the top three US carriers.


iOS 5.0.1 Beta 2 Seeded to Developers

Posted on 07/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple issued a second beta of iOS 5.0.1 to developers on Friday, addressing issues in the first beta and continuing to improve the release ahead of its impending release to the public.


Apple Working To Bring Siri to the iPhone 4?

Posted on 07/11/2011 by Chris Hauk

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Electronista floats the rumor that Apple could be working on getting Siri to run on the iPhone 4. Claims are that “Apple briefly let staff get a test build of iOS 5 with Siri on the older model that was pulled once the trial was done. The dry run supposedly went ‘really well,’”


iOS Tip: Text Expansion In iOS 5

Posted on 07/11/2011 by Mark Greentree


This Mac tip is provided by Mark Greentree and was originally posted on Mark’s blog – Everyday Mac Support. For more of Mark’s tips visit his site, follow him on Twitter, or browse his archive of posts here. How To: Text…


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