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iSchool Campus: How the iPad is Revolutionizing Education at an Idaho Elementary School

Posted on 18/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

The iPad has been making serious waves in all sorts of industries from Fortune 500 companies to airports – and nowhere is that more apparent than in the education industry. Paul Elementary School in Minidoka County, Idaho is a prime example. The school is one of a handful of pilot schools for the new “iSchool Campus” program, which seeks to put an iPad in the hand of every student.

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Ashton Kutcher’s Steve Jobs Biopic Delayed, New Release Date Unknown

Posted on 18/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

The new Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher was originally set to debut on April 19th after airing at Sundance earlier this year – but according to the Hollywood Reporter, the film’s release has been delayed in order to allow more time to market the film before it is released. A new release date has so far not been announced.

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BlackBerry CEO: The iPhone is an ‘Outdated’ Relic of the Past

Posted on 18/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

In an interview with The Australian Financial Review, BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins took aim at the iPhone, stating that Apple is falling behind in terms of innovation in the smartphone market. He claims that the iPhone user interface is now 5 years old, and has seen no innovation in that time.

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Redbox Instant Movie Streaming Service Now Available

Posted on 18/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

Redbox Instant has debuted to the public, as it looks to take on Netflix and Amazon for a piece of the streaming entertainment market. The service offers a package that includes unlimited video streaming, along with four one-night DVD rentals each month, all for an $8 monthly subscription charge.

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New ‘Why iPhone’ Ad Theme Rolls Out on Apple Website

Posted on 18/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

Apple has rolled out a new advertising theme on its website. The campaign highlights a number of reasons why people love the iPhone. The ad push includes all-new graphics, a ‘Why iPhone’ page, and an email promotion.

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Wallpaper Weekends: Luck of the March Madness

Posted on 16/03/2013 by Jim Gresham

Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. This is mostly an American weekend for wallpapers, but you international readers may still find them impressive.

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Apple Finally Begins Offering Employee Discount on New 2012 iMacs

Posted on 15/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple’s ultra-thin new iMacs have faced their fair share of shortages and manufacturing delays, after seeing ship times of up to 5-6 weeks at the time of launch. Fortunately, it appears that Apple has finally caught up to demand.

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Dropbox Acquires Popular iOS Email App ‘Mailbox’

Posted on 15/03/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

No app ever had a waiting list to use it, until Mailbox came along. The wildly popular mail app, which brought along some pretty innovative features to deal with mobile overload has now been taken over by Dropbox.

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Apple Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Defective Retina MacBook Pro Displays

Posted on 15/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple’s Retina MacBook Pro may be the newest, most innovative Mac laptop that money can buy, and the new Retina display may be sharp and just plain gorgeous to behold – but many users have experienced significantly problems with the displays on the Retina MacBook Pro, and one user has decided to launch a class-action lawsuit against Apple over the defective displays.

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Apple’s Budget iPhone to Feature iPhone 5-Like 4-Inch Screen, Come in Multiple Colors

Posted on 15/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

We’ve heard a lot recently about the idea that Apple may release a cheaper budget-priced iPhone alongside their next-gen iPhone this year, from a variety of sources with varying levels of credibility. A new report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, however, aims to share additional details about Apple’s plans.

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Review: WishLab – A Great Personal Goal Management App for iOS

Posted on 15/03/2013 by C. Marie Johnson

Setting goals and having wishes is something that everyone has in common. Another thing they have in common? Losing sight of those goals and wishes. What if you could document your goals and wishes? Better yet, what if you could track your progress with your goals and wishes daily, tracking your thoughts, feelings, and most importantly, progress? Well, now you can.

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