Yesterday’s update to OS X Lion Preview 3 adds a very helpful new “Do Not Disturb” feature for notifications. The feature is a toggle accessible at the top of Notification Center that allows users to block incoming alerts and banners. The feature is very important for those who look to focus entirely on the content they are currently working on and do not want to be bothered by new emails, iMessages, calendar alerts, or other types of alerts.
Steve Jobs served on the board of directors for Disney and was the co-founder / CEO for Pixar, which was purchased by Disney to create some of the most memorable animated films ever. Jobs also used his knowledge from creating the most profitable retail chain in the world to help Disney rejuvenate their stale retail experience.
Expected to feature the Unreal Engine and again being set around the same lead protagonist as the earlier games, N.O.V.A 3 is believed to be on target for a release on iOS towards the end of this year. The forty-eight second trailer shows lead character Kal Wardin apparently crash-landing on Earth when aiming for San Francisco. Not much is given away by the short teaser, though new artwork being used by Gameloft does have a distinct Crysis feel to it.
The Worldwide Developer Conference will indeed begin on June 11th, it has been confirmed by Apple itself. The conference is one of the fruit company’s main events, and in the past, has launched some of Apple’s most successful products to date. This year, as you’d expect, the main focal point will be the upcoming Mountain Lion OS for Mac, but workshops will focus on both iOS and OS X Mountain Lion, offering attendees guidance on how to enhance apps in terms of performance, quality, functionality and design.
These are instructions on how to unlock your iPhone using SAM. This method will work with the iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and iPhone 3G on iOS 5.x.
Many with a literary, geographical or historical interest were in a state of shock last month when it was announced that Britannica would no longer be printed.
Tim Cook and the representatives of Samsung, including Gee-Sung Choi, its Vice Chairman and CEO, are set to meet in a San Francisco court to discuss settlement, according to Florian Mueller of FOSS Patents.
Apple released a press statement, announcing that a dozen new countries will able to purchase the new iPad from retail outlets starting this week. From Friday, South Korea, Brunei, Croatia, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Malaysia, Panama, St Maarten, Uruguay and Venezuela can finally get their hands on the world’s number one tablet. Next week, on Friday, April 27, Colombia, Estonia, India, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, South Africa and Thailand.
In the past, some users’ accounts have proven fairly easy pickings for those looking to grab a few apps from a linked credit card. Often, the victims hadn’t selected a strong combination of characters as a password, and as a result, found themselves considerably out of pocket as the fraudsters grabbed the most expensive apps they could find.
The update, named simply Java for OS X 2012-003, comes after over 600,000 Macs were infected by the Flashback Trojan at its peak, leaving third party developers to put together various apps for diagnosing and then cleaning infected systems.
Mac owners almost never being the victims of such attacks – Windows-powered PCs have traditionally been the target – questions are now being asked as to whether this may signal the beginning in a shift of focus for the bad guys.