Apple News

Apple To Create 350 New Jobs In Cork, Ireland

Posted on 01/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple is to create 350 new jobs in Cork City, Ireland. Apple already employ nearly 3,000 people in its European HQ in Hollyhill just outside Cork City. The new office space is to be located in the heart of the city just off Patrick St in Half Moon Street and is expected to house sales and support staff

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Police Officer Charged With Stealing iPad, Says She “Found” It

Posted on 30/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

In an interesting twist, Kelly Janeth Mejia, a police officer who normally would recover a stolen iPad, reportedly stole one herself. Security cameras saw her remove it from someone else’s bin at a TSA security checkpoint. Her response to the accusation? “I found it!”

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Apple To Ship 12-14 Million iPads Next Quarter

Posted on 30/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

According to market analysts, Apple is looking to become more agressive with iPad 2 sales, and may ship 12-14 million iPads from July to September – an increase from the 7-9 million they shipped this quarter!

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Apple May Be Working On A Really Clever MacBook Dock

Posted on 30/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

If a recent patent can be taken as any clue, Apple may be interested in a new location-based docking system for MacBooks that could change the interface (as well as settings) of a MacBook based on where you place them.

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Apple’s $50 Thunderbolt Cable Flayed Open – Come See Its Guts!

Posted on 30/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

On Tuesday, Apple began selling their official Thunderbolt cable alongside the first 3rd-party Thunderbolt products in the Apple Online Store. The cable was priced at $50, which left many wondering why – iFixit was kind enough to slice one up so you could find out.

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Apple Issues New Support Documents For Thunderbolt-Enabled Macs

Posted on 29/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Following yesterday’s excitement of Apple releasing their new $49 Thunderbolt cable, selling the first 3rd-party Thunderbolt devices in the Apple Online Store, and issuing a Thunderbolt-related update for all enabled Macs, Apple has now issued three support document for using Thunderbolt on your Mac.

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Apple Explains Why Apple Products Are Ideal For Students

Posted on 29/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Today Apple posted three new pages to its sight that cover why Macs and iOS devices are the best choices for college students. As usual, the strongest claims here come in regards to iOS devices, particularly the iPad.

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Happy 4th Birthday, iPhone! We Love You!

Posted on 29/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Exactly four years ago today, Apple released the much-hyped original iPhone. Not many people predicted back then just how much of a phenomena Apple’s iconic smartphone would become – the iPhone literally changed everything.

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Android Activations Have Caught Up To iOS…So What?!

Posted on 28/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Among the many tricks that fandroids (Android fanboys) use to argue against users of iOS devices is market share – Android is just installed on more devices than iOS. Of course, ignoring the fact that they’re comparing thousands of phones and tablets to just a few, they are technically (meaninglessly) right.

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“Missing” Features In Final Cut Pro X Are Already In Its Source Code

Posted on 28/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

There can be no doubt that Apple’s Final Cut Pro X is causing quite a stir – many customer’s are disappointed that it lacks features, or cannot import projects from FCP7. As it turns out, however, all these things and more are already sitting within the Final Cut Pro X code, just waiting to be enabled.

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A Visual History Of Apple Design

Posted on 28/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

The good folks over at Transparent House have used their awesome skills to create a beautiful video illustration showcasing how Apple’s products have evolved throughout the company’s history. The movie is absolutely beautiful – watch it now!

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