iCloud News

iCloud Experiences Widespread Outage

Posted on 11/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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iCloud is currently experiencing a widespread outage, as confirmed by Apple on their iCloud status page. As a result, many iCloud users unable to access mail and other services through either the iCloud website or via apps on Mac or iOS.

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SketchBook Pro Updated With Full iCloud Support

Posted on 02/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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AutoDesk has released an updated version of their popular SketchBook Pro artistic software for iOS and Mac. The update brings full iCloud support, allowing you to save and view projects on iCloud.

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Apple Wipes iTunes Match Libraries Ahead Of Expected Launch

Posted on 27/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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iTunes Match libraries will be wiped today, suggesting that Apple is preparing to launch the service soon. The message instructs developers testing the service to turn of iTunes Match on their computers and iOS devices while the libraries are being cleared.

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Dropbox Turned Down A Nine Digit Offer From Steve Jobs

Posted on 18/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Before Apple developed iCloud, Steve Jobs scheduled a personal meeting with Dropbox founders Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi. Jobs discussed the possibility of a nine-digit buyout of Dropbox, but the two co-founders declined his offer.

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Apple Preparing To Add Streaming Movies To iCloud

Posted on 13/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Reports from both the LA Times and the Wall Street Journal indicate that Apple is currently in talks with movie studios to store and possibly stream movies through iCloud as early as late this year.

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Apple Publishes Official iCloud Setup Guide

Posted on 12/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Those of you that have been able to download iOS 5 and OS X Lion 10.7.2 today may be wondering exactly how you set up the new iCloud features that each update includes. Apple’s here to help, and has launched an official setup guide to help you through the process.

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iTunes in the Cloud Now Rolling Out Internationally

Posted on 12/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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iTunes in the Cloud is now finally rolling out to international iTunes Stores, with users in Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, France, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, and Spain suggesting that the changes have already begun to go live.

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Aperture 3 Updated With iCloud, Photo Stream Support!

Posted on 12/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Following their string of releases today, including iOS 5, OS X Lion 10.7.2, iPhoto 9.2, iWork for iOS and more, Apple has also updated Aperture, their popular image editing software, with iCloud capabilities (namely Photo Stream).

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Apple Releases iPhoto 9.2 With iCloud & Photo Stream

Posted on 12/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Following earlier releases of iOS 5, OS X 10.7.2 and iCloud, Apple has also pushed out iPhoto 9.2, bringing iCloud and Photo Stream compatibility as well as a number of improvements and bug fixes.

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iCloud Has Arrived – Here’s How To Upgrade Or Sign Up

Posted on 12/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Now that iCloud is here, many of you may be eager to run right out and sign on – before you do, it’s important to note that iCloud requires OS X 10.7.2 or iOS 5. If you’re ready, here are the instructions for signing up for iCloud (or migrating from MobileMe).

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Apple Releases Find My Friends For iOS

Posted on 12/10/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple has just released Find My Friends – a new iCloud-based iOS app that lets you locate your friends on a map, as well as share your location with them. The new service is integrated with Contacts and Maps, making it easy to find the best route to a certain place (or person).

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