Apple’s recent developer release of iOS 5.1 beta reveals an official code name for the next-gen Apple TV, suggesting that the product is moving closer to public launch.
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Apple’s iOS 5.1 beta released to developers last night contained more than meets the eye, revealing a never before seen iPad product ID (iPad 2,4), which could reference an unreleased Sprint iPad 2.
After canceling orders and pulling the Blackberry Playbook from their website, Best Buy has issued a statement to Electronista explaining the situation: “shoppers had just ‘responded very positively’ to the $300 price drop”.
Following Apple’s release of iOS 5.1 beta to developers last night, some interesting new code code strings have been discovered in the new beta referencing both the iPhone 5 and the iPad 3.
New reports on online retail activity for Black Friday tell us something we all already knew in our heart of hearts: the Apple Online Store is a very popular destination.
In this Mac tip I take a look at how to waste time at work by playing games in the Terminal.
Apple has surprisingly approved an unlimited tethering app on the App Store, letting you use your iPhone’s data connection on your Mac or PC. I’d recommend grabbing this before Apple pulls it down.
Research in Motion, creators of the Blackberry smartphones and tablets, have announced their expansion into the mobile security market, and plan to release a mobile security app for Android and iOS in late March 2012.
Apple has just begun seeding the first iOS 5.1 beta to developers, intended to optimise iOS 5 and repair battery issues. They have also begun seeding Xcode 4.3 beta to developers.
Anyone who wants to save some money on iTunes content, take note: Best Buy is currently offering $50 iTunes gift cards for $40 as part of their Cyber Monday promotion.
Apple’s rumored and highly anticipated television will reportedly enter production in early 2012, and is expected to launch in summer of 2012.
Japanese Apple blog Macotakara reports that Hitachi and Sony have already begin shipping 4″ displays for a future iOS device (presumable the next-gen iPhone), as well as display panels for the iPad 3.
An iPhone 4 user got a nasty surprise recently when his iPhone 4 began smoking and glowing red-hot on Australian Regional Express flight Zl319.
It has been a great day for Siri hacks – using Siri to control your Mac, voice-control your TV, and now, command your lights, ceiling fan and curtains. It’s a great day for home automation.
The holiday sales rush has officially begun, and Apple is continuing their sales push by offering free shipping on all Apple Online Store orders until December 22nd.
The original three-page contract that founded Apple Computer is up for auction at Sotheby’s in New York, and is expected to sell for up to $150,000.