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Google Outranks Apple as Top Publisher in the App Store

Posted on 28/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

If someone asked who the #1 publisher of non-game apps was on Apple’s App Store, most people would probably guess it was Apple – but as the latest data from App Annie reveals, those people would be dead wrong.

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Apple Retail Stores to Try New ‘Table-Selling’ Strategy

Posted on 28/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

Apple is reported to be trying out a new customer service initiative across its retail stores. The new strategy, called “table selling,” involves assigning employees a product table where they are responsible for working with groups of customers who have different needs, but are interested in the same device.

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Apple Rumored to be Cutting Q2 iPad mini Shipments

Posted on 28/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

Digitimes reports today that Apple is cutting shipments of the iPad mini in the second quarter. The publication’s sources tell them that the cut will be a 20% reduction for the month of April. Steeper cuts could follow for the rest of the quarter.

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The Night Steve Jobs Returned to Apple: A Visual Journey (Gallery)

Posted on 28/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Tim Holmes was there the night Steve Jobs returned to Apple. Holmes was working for Apple as a Mac OS evangelist at the time, and managed to snap some images of Steve Jobs on that monumental night – with an Apple QuickTake camera, no less!

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Twitterrific Updated with Native Push Notifications and Performance Enhancements

Posted on 27/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Twitterrific has long been one of the most popular 3rd-party Twitter clients for iOS, and today, IconFactory has made it even better, updating the app to version 5.2, and adding push notification support (for mentions, direct messages, favorites, retweets, and new followers), as well as a whole host of other assorted improvements and updates.

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BMW Adds Four New iOS Integrated Apps

Posted on 27/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

BMW continues their push to add the iOS app experience to drivers of its luxury cars through its BMW Apps option. The company has announced tie-ins with four iOS apps. The apps are: Audible, Glympse, Rhapsody and TuneIn.

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Review: SciFiScanner – A Business Card Reader for iOS

Posted on 27/03/2013 by John Manners

If you’re someone who networks often and goes to a lot of conferences, there’s a good chance you have a large number of business cards. Of course, you would want an easier way to organize and save them besides stuffing them away in your wallet or around your desk. There are some card readers that will do the trick by scanning the business card and saving basic contact info. Most of these card scanners do the job, but if you want something more detailed with a few more bells and whistles, the team behind DocScanner has just the answer for you.

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Apple Says Judge Made $85M Error in Vacating Samsung Damages

Posted on 27/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

Apple claimed in a court filing on Tuesday that Judge Lucy Koh made an error when she vacated part of the $1.02 billion damage judgement awarded by the Apple v. Samsung trial jury. Apple says two of the Samsung products look to be subject to the verdict.

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Bag A Bargain With Our Easter App Sale Roundup!

Posted on 27/03/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

It’s easter, and aside from easter egg hunts, too much chocolate and bunnies, there’s one thing that happens every year – Easter app sales! EA, Capcom and SEGA are celebrating the occasion by slashing prices on a lot of their apps, so now’s the time to bag a bargain.

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Apple Rumored to be Building 4K Ultra HDTV for 2013/2014 Launch

Posted on 27/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

The latest Apple TV rumor is floating around on the web, and this one says Apple’s much speculated entry into the living room will include a screen that meets the 4K UHD standard, (Ultra HD), and could debut by the end of 2013.

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