Italy’s ‘antitrust authority’ Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato (AGCM) has fined Apple €900,000 ($1.2 million) after it was found to be misleading consumers on assistance services and warranties.
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Intel has notified its partners that it will fully release its Thunderbolt technology in April 2012. Several PC makers are preparing to launch Thunderbolt-supported motherboards, notebooks, and desktop PCs.
Apple has launched a new website dedicated to iTunes Match, offering a video walkthrough of the service, a FAQ page, and more general information on the service, who can sign up, and how to subscribe.
Didn’t get what you wanted for Christmas, or just want to take advantage of a great deal? Best Buy is currently offering $15% off of both physical and e-mail iTunes gift cards in values from $15-100, making now a great time to stock up!
iOS developer Avatron has released a new app called Air Dictate, allowing you to use your iPhone 4S and Siri to dictate into any application on your Mac, including Microsoft Office and Apple’s iWork.
In the past few weeks, rumours have been circulating that a 7-inch tablet could be coming out in the near future. These are pretty clearly unfounded. Steve Jobs clearly said in 2010 that Apple would not go down the smaller tablet route.
Following a report earlier this month that Apple’s recent new iOS 5.0.1 release made porting Siri to older devices legal, JailbreakNation reports that developers are now working on “i4Siri” – a legal Siri port for the iPhone 4.
Apple’s Siri advert, featuring Santa, has been named the best ad of this holiday season by analysis firm Ace Metrix, GigaOM reports. The ad depicts Santa using Siri to find out the weather and directions.
If you just got your hands on a shiny new iOS device, you might be wondering how best to set it up. Apple provides two ways to do this – either using iCloud or using iTunes. Here’s what you need to know.
Apple have relaunched their 12 Days of Christmas promotion in Canada and parts of Europe. The promotion runs from the 26th of December to the 6th of January and uses an app to offer users a selection of free music and apps.
AppleInsider has a lengthy article about the 15 years since Apple’s purchase of NeXT, which was the brainchild of Steve Jobs during his time “in the wilderness”.
What is the value of a tweet? How much is a follower worth? Those are the questions that may be answered as an Oakland, CA company brings a lawsuit against a former employee.
When Apple launched its Newsstand app in iTunes this fall, the idea was to give newspaper and magazine publishers their own dedicated shelf space, and thereby boost sales. If Popular Science’s sales are any indication, it’s worked!
Wanna know how Santa’s coming along with all those gifts tonight? NORAD shares how you can use Google Maps on your Mac, iPhone, or iPad (and other platforms, of course) to keep track of the big guy tonight!
If you’re still looking for a last-minute Christmas gift, Best Buy has an offer that you just might appreciate – a buy one get one free sale on the 32GB iPhone 4 on either AT&T or Verizon!
In this Mac tip I take a look at the difference between Delete and Backspace on your keyboard for new users to the Mac.