Daring Fireball’s John Gruber offers three “takeaways” from Apple’s WWDC keynote address on Monday. Apple CAN walk and chew gun at the same time, the new Retina display MacBook Pro is awesome (duh!), and Google should’ve allied with Apple in the mobile market instead of trying to compete.
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Apple says that iOS 6, the upcoming version of its operating system for the iPhone and iPad, is “compatible” with devices as old as the iPhone 3GS. At the bottom of Apple’s iOS 6 info page, however, is a disclaimer: “Not all features are available on all devices.”
It was always doomed to failure. Type Ping into Google images and you’ll get images of a Windows terminal command, not Apple’s musical social network. AllThingsD even reports that it could already be in the grave after the next iTunes update.
All the new MacBooks unveiled at WWDC have now been benchmarked using Geekbench, and some pretty interesting results have emerged.
iFixit has already torn down Apple’s new Retina MacBook Pro to reveal it’s internals. What they found, however, is that the new $2000+ notebook is nearly impossible to repair.
Apple has just aired their first television ad for the new MacBook Pro with Retina display, showing off the company’s new Retina-enhanced apps, such as Mail and Final Cut Pro, and in general showing off the image quality of the Retina display.
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I completely respect Apple for creating a walled garden that is absolutely seamless and successful; however, I would like a little bit of control, particularly on my iOS devices. That, in short, is why I jailbreak.
In yet another app update to support the new Retina MacBook Pro (following Aperture, Final Cut Pro, iPhoto, and others), Apple has released iMovie 9.0.6, featuring updated graphics that look sharper on the new MacBook’s Retina display.
Apple has updated Java for both OS X Lion, and Mac OS X 10.6. Both updates are to “deliver improved security, reliability, and compatibility by updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_33.”
Apple has released Airport Utility 6.1 on Monday to add support for their just updated Airport Express.The new version also adds support for managing IPv6 settings.
Professional level users who rely on Apple’s Mac Pro lineup were not a little disappointed when the list of WWDC announcements didn’t include their beloved tower of power. But an email from Tim Cook has given them a ray of hope that Apple is working on “something really great” to address the professional market.
Strophes is a quick reference guide to lyrics and artist information in a nice packaged window. Simple, yet informative, Strophes is a one-stop lyric shop, but with a few catches.
The new MacBook Pros are less than a day old, yet they’ve already got their first update waiting for them.
Apple’s Online Store listed Mac Pro models as new yesterday following the WWDC keynote, although the units did not include Thunderbolt, USB 3, or other significant updates. Apple has now removed the “new” designation.
For some time now, there have been a great number of photo filter apps like Instagram, Hipstamatic, and Camera+ that have utilized a lot of different effects, amounts of grains, and filters. Osmo Leaker Pro takes it a step further by adding something not entirely seen in these other photo editing apps, which is light leak.