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Apple Ranks Among Top 10 Places to Work

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Employees at major tech companies have spoken out on how they feel about their employers, and according to a recent study by Glassdoor, Apple, Google and Facebook have some of the happiest employees around.

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Dalrymple: iPad 3 Will Not Be Released at Macworld (Debunked)

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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The Loop’s Jim Dalrymple put his two cents worth in regarding this morning’s rumors that Apple may introduce an iPad 3 at MacWorld in January. His response, quite unsurprisingly, is something along the lines of “no chance in Hell.”

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The i’mWatch Revolution Starts at CES

Posted on 29/12/2011 by Jim Gresham

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The Italian company I’m is releasing the most progressive timepiece to-date and first smart-watch, simply named the i’mWatch. When paired with a smartphone, the i’mWatch will display inbound calls, text messages, emails, Facebook and Twitter notifications, and other requested information such as current weather forecasts.

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iPhone 4S Causes 83% Surge in November App Sales

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Marketing technology company Fiksu has released their latest App Store figures, showing that the release of the iPhone 4S helped Apple’s download numbers increase by 83% in November year-over-year.

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Newegg Offering 10% Off All iPods & iPads

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Didn’t get that Apple device you wanted for Christmas? Looking for a great deal on an iPod or iPad? Newegg.com is currently offering 10% off on all new iPads and iPods, which is a pretty great deal for any new Apple product.

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Orangutans at Milwaukee County Zoo Are Now Using iPads

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apparently orangutans at the Milwaukee County Zoo enjoy using apps, playing games, and watching video on the iPad almost as much as we do! The orangutans have been given iPads to use in an attempt to raise funds to help preserve the species.

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Apple May Be Working on Multi-User Face Recognition for iOS Devices

Posted on 29/12/2011 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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A recent patent application reveals that Apple could be considering face recognition technology for their future iOS devices. The application, entitled “Low Threshold Face Recognition”, describes a new solution for accurately recognising a user.

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Most Small Businesses Plan to Adopt the iPad in 2012

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Even though Apple already declared 2011 to be the Year of the iPad 2, 2012 is set to become an amazing year for the iPad as well. Nearly three fourths of small business are planning on adopting tablets next year, with the iPad topping the list of likely candidates.

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The Ultimate Table For Apple Fans – An iMac G3

Posted on 29/12/2011 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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MacTechnology has breathed new life into what was seemingly a museum piece. They have come up with a solution that will turn an old iMac G3 into a coffee table – you can be reminded of the first iMac whenever you have a drink.

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Christmas 2011 Brings Massive Sales Boost for iOS Developers

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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The holiday season typically provides a nice boost to developer’s app sales, with many iOS developers rushing to put their apps on sale ahead of Apple’s annual iTunes Connect freeze. This year has been no exception.

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60beat GamePad – a Full Console Game Controller for iOS Devices

Posted on 29/12/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Sporting two separate analog joysticks, ten action buttons, three menu buttons and a D-Pad, the GamePad promises to “significantly improve” the gaming experience on iOS devices. Now if only it was supported by more than two games…

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