Samsung’s Mike Pennington saw Steve Jobs death as “the best opportunity”

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Apr 162014
 

During the Apple-Samsung trial we have learned many things and now we have learned that Samsung saw Steve Jobs death as the best opportunity to attack the iPhone. Samsung released the Next Big Things ad to mock Apple costumers. Continue reading »

Apple adopting anti-theft measures to prevent phone theft

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Apr 162014
 

According to a report from CNET, Many companies including Apple are trying to stop smartphone theft by entering into the Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment.

The CTIA trade group has proposed this anti-theft measure that will come preloaded or be available for download on new model smartphones. This tool will disable a stolen phone and will be made available by participating manufacturers and carriers. Continue reading »

Printer Pro for iPhone $2.99 is Free Today

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Apr 142014
 

Readdle’s Printer Pro for iPhone app is free for today only.

Printer Pro is the application that lets you wirelessly print from the iPhone. It can print directly to many Wi-Fi printers and to any printer attached to your Mac or PC via helper application installed on your computer. Continue reading »

Apple planning massive rollout of its product lineup for Q3 2014

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Apr 102014
 

According to a report from 9to5Mac, KGI Research analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has released a timeline that show Apple is planning a massive rollout for new products in Q3 2014.

Apple will update the iPad, Apple TV, and MacBook line, says Kuo. But the Mac mini and the much rumored Apple-branded television were not mentioned. In the meantime we will only see a minor update in the iMac line. Continue reading »

Apple to develop baseband chips for iPhone and iPads in-house [Rumor]

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Apr 082014
 

Apple depends on chip makers like Qualcomm but is now planning to develop baseband chips for iPhone and iPads in-house according to a report from Digitimes. Continue reading »

How To Fix iOS Battery Drain [Guide]

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Apr 072014
 

Scotty Loveless, a former Apple Store Genius Bar employee, has posted ‘The Ultimate Guide to Solving iOS Battery Drain’.

I worked on the Genius Bar for almost two years, and the most difficult issue to solve was short battery life. It was extremely difficult to pinpoint the exact reason why someone’s battery was draining.

I made it my mission to discover the specific reasons for iOS battery drainage. This article is a product of my years of research and anecdotal evidence I gathered in the hundreds of Genius Bar appointments I took during my time as a Genius and iOS technician, as well as testing on my personal devices and the devices of my friends. Continue reading »

Comedy Central app for iPhone and iPad now available in the app store

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Apr 012014
 

A Comedy Central app has been released and it features full episodes for free. The app will add new episodes of some shows the day after they air and will not require a cable subscription. Continue reading »

New iPhone 6 with 4.7-inch display to start production in May

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Apr 012014
 

Reuters has reported that according to a source, Apple suppliers will begin production of 4.7-inch iPhone as early as May while the 5.5-inch version will be delayed. Continue reading »

iOS Clear-To-do app will be updated with reminders and new sound pack next month

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Mar 262014
 

Realmac announced it will update the Clear to-do app with Reminders and the ability to customize sounds in early April. The update will also include two new sound packs that will be available for free to Clear+ customers via in-app purchase. Continue reading »

The room where the original iPhone and its software was born [PHOTO]

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Mar 262014
 

For the first time Apple has publicly shared some details of the iPhone’s development. This comes just a few days before next week’s patent infringement trial with Samsung Electronics. Greg Christie, the person in charge of coming up with the iPhone, speaks to the Wall Street Journal in an interview and gives us rare insight at how Apple functioned in 2007 including an interesting conversation he had with then Apple CEO Steve Jobs. Continue reading »