Apple to unveil iCloud, iOS 5 And Mac OS X Lion on Monday, June 6

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May 312011
 

Had some doubts that Apple was heading skyward? Those lingering concerns can now be put to rest. Apple has confirmed that it will be announcing iCloud on June 6th, what it’s calling an “upcoming cloud services offering.” That will be part of the keynote for this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, known to the cool kids as WWDC. This is, of course, where everyone has come to expect new iPhones to come to light, but this year we’re thinking the focus will be more on software, and indeed Apple’s event notice indicates that the big highlights will be Mac OS X Lion and the next version of its mobile operating system, iOS 5. This is a decidedly non-Apple way to announce something big like iCloud, making us wonder what other surprises Steve Jobs will have for us at the event — yes, he’ll be kicking things off. .

[via engadget]

2011 MacBook Pro firmware updates: v1.4, fixes stability, Thunderbolt, and Turbo Boost issues

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May 052011
 

In spite of the “Pro” in its name, Apple’s 2011 MBP got off to a bit of a bumpy start for many users. Some encountered problems when outputting video through the Thunderbolt port to their Cinema Displays, while others found the new MacBook Pro freezing up when processing loads got that little bit too intense. The good news is that Apple now has a software update geared to remedying all these maladies, with changes specifically designed to improve graphics stability, 3D performance, and support for external displays and Thunderbolt devices. Continue reading »

Apple’s WWDC 2011 starts June 6th

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Mar 282011
 

It’s five days of developer love in sunny San Francisco, and this year it starts on June 6th. As ever, Moscone West will be hosting Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, and this year we’ll be seeing “the future of iOS and Mac OS” along with “more than 100 technical sessions presented by Apple engineers.” Last time Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone 4 to a very willing world at large. Could its successor make an appearance this year?

[via engadget]

White iPhone 4 Will Be Available In Spring 2011

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Dec 062010
 

If you are still waiting for the white iPhone 4 and had completely lost hope after it vanished from Apple’s Online Store and hearing rumors that it will eventually be cancelled then we have some news for you.

Folks at 9to5Mac have noticed that some of the new signage going up in Apple Retail Stores has a footnote stating that the white iPhone 4 will be available in Spring 2011. 9to5Mac reports:
Some of the new signage going up in Apple Stores around the country has a little news item: The white iPhone will be available Spring 2011. That confirms an earlier report and also would seem to put to rest the rumors that Apple killed it. Continue reading »