Leading up to Apple’s September 12 media event, The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple is currently preparing their own streaming music service, which would presumably compete with the likes of Pandora and Spotify.
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Well-sourced Apple journalist MG Siegler tweeted yesterday evening that Twitter may be planning to discontinue development on their official Mac app as well.
Google released a new update for Gmail for iOS today, adding the ability to open links from the app in Chrome for iOS (as Google has been doing with all of their apps lately).
How do Amazon’s impressive new toys stack up to the competition? iMore has put together a handy chart so you can see for yourself!
Fieldrunners, the popular iOS tower defense game, has just received a huge update packed with new features including Retina graphics and more.
Apple’s iTunes Store has gone down for many users across the globe, who are receiving the following error message when they attempt to access any part of the store using iTunes (including the App Store).
As we all await Apple’s big iPhone event next week, new data from comScore highlights how well the iPhone is doing before the big launch. According to the report, the iPhone now accounts for just over a third of the U.S. smartphone market.
Jobs knows it’s taken long enough, but Facebook’s purchase of Instagram is finally a done deal. Both companies have announced the finalized deal on their blogs, and in today’s world, that’s as official as you get! Oh, and by the way, Instagram’s users have now shared over five billion photos.
With Apple’s big iPhone event just one week away, Apple’s stock closed today at a new all-time high as investors anticipate the company’s new products. Shares closed today at $676.48 – nearly a dollar higher than their previous high, set on August 27.
At a live event held today, Amazon announced an all-new lineup of Kindles – and they seem to be targeted directly at Apple’s throat! The Kindle Fire line now starts at just $169, and aggressively beats Apple’s price points at every turn.
An Apple patent filing, published this week by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, is related to syncing an iPhone with a vehicle. Apple iOS chief Scott Forstall is listed as one of the inventors in the patent application.
According to a new report from The Telegraph, Apple will bid the iPhone 3GS farewell, and the iPhone 4 will become their new entry-level device once the iPhone 5 is released.
Reports out of China say that Apple manufacturer Foxconn is using two-month “internships” from nearby universities to help with a labor shortage ahead of the release of the new iPhone.
I’m six foot four, so this wouldn’t really apply to me, but if you’re four foot nothing and ever been at a concert or in a crowd, you’ll know what I’m getting at. You can’t see a damn thing, let alone take a good photo. This is where the iPhone Monopod from iStabilizer comes in.
JD Power and Associates has released their latest Customer Satisfaction Survey for smartphone providers, and has once again ranked the iPhone as #1 in customer satisfaction. This marks the eighth time in a row that Apple has taken the top spot.
Apple Stores are sprouting up all over the world, and today is no different. The Strasbourg and Stockholm stores will open on the 15th of September, it has been confirmed, while the telltale Apple banners in Dijon, France show that the store there is close to being completed.