Apple has appointed John Browett to succeed Ron Johnson as Senior Vice President of retail at the company. He will officially take over his new position in April.
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In this Mac Tip we take a look at how to quickly preview a document from Stacks in the Dock.
Those of you still using Photoshop may be interested in a new sneak preview of Photoshop CS6 posted to Adobe’s YouTube channel. Among other things, the preview shows off a noticeably darker interface.
Apple has just released a new updats for AirPort Utility on the Mac, as well as new firmware for AirPort Base Stations and Time Capsules. The new AirPort utility is designed to look similar to Apple’s Airport Utility app for iOS.
HP has done a great job with one of their latest laptops: the Envy 15 – a gorgeous brushed aluminum notebook that might as well be a MacBook Pro. But HP didn’t just rip off Apple’s designs. Because nobody does that, right?
Most screen protectors are nothing more than a flimsy sheet of plastic that can degrade the viewing experience on your smartphone. The latest protector from Spigen SGP, however, uses tough tempered glass to protect your device!
According to Adam Lashinsky’s new book Inside Apple, the job of engineer at Apple involves an interesting “initiation” process, in which new hires are put to work on fake products in order to prove they can be trusted.
An officer with the New York Police Department used his own personal iPhone and Apple’s Find my iPhone app to retrieve a stolen iPhone and nail the thief after the victim was robbed while shopping for handbags.
Ron Johnson’s new plans for JC Penney have already added $1.5 billion in value to the stock in just two days, Forbes reports. The former retail chief at Apple is planning a logo redesign as well as modifying the way JC Penney stores are laid out.
After a lengthy period of backlog for the iPhone 4S following its October launch, Apple has now finally caught up to demand, and lists the iPhone 4S as “In Stock” in the Apple Online Store for most areas.
A predicted sales tax increase in France will see the prices of Apple products rise accordingly, MacGeneration reports. The tax will rise 1.6%, going from 19.6% to 21.2%
The state of Wisconsin is planning to use part of a nearly $80 million legal settlement from Microsoft to purchase 1400 iPads for educational use in Madison area schools.
Apple Hong Kong is taking measures to cope with iPhone scalpers. They have set up a lottery system for iPhone purchasers, preventing the usage of bots to grab online reservations as they become available.
Siri was the guest star in last Thursday’s episode of “The Big Bang Theory”. Raj, one of the featured characters on the show, gets an iPhone 4S, and soon falls in love with Siri, the device’s personal assistant.
Hiring in the tech sector is gaining momentum, and Apple is leading the way as they have increased their workforce by over 50 percent in the last two years. Some however, are fearing a repeat of the bubble that occurred in 2000.
Apple continues to memorialize Steve Jobs following his passing in October, and has placed posters and quotes around their Cupertino, CA headquarters as a testament to his legacy.