Austin Hoile

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Build Your Own 1984 Macintosh Out of LEGO!

- Jul 17, 2013<p>I love LEGO, especially custom builds – and this LEGO reproduction of the original 1984 Macintosh is one of the best I’ve seen. Created …

MLB Updates At Bat And Ballpark Apps For 2013 Opening Day

Major League Baseball is getting ready for the 2013 season by updating its official apps on both Google Play and the App Store. Today MLB.com At Bat was updated with live audio access for At Bat 13 subscribers and other features for various devices.<p>MLB.com At Bat on Google Play:<p>– Multi-platform …

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Realistic iOS 7 Concept Shows Redesigned Multitasking (Video)

- Mar 29, 2013<p>While this might not show the groundbreaking change to layout, appearance or feel that iOS needs, this iOS 7 concept is definitely …

Best Buy giving Samsung the Apple treatment with in-store mini-stores

Way back in the year 2011, the big box gadget retailer Best Buy surprised us with the launch of dedicated in-store miniature Apple stores, or if you …

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Free blog-sourced music discovery service lively.fm now in app form

If you like discovering new music artists, the free Lively.fm app could be just the thing, scanning over 50 million blogs to find links to legally stream music from the artists.<p>Launched initially as a website, it’s now available as an app. You can search for specific artists, view top charts, or …

Apple Cutting iPad Mini Shipments in Q2 2013 to Prepare for Next Generation?

<i>Digitimes</i> is reporting that Apple is set to cut shipments of iPad mini in the second quarter of 2013, according to its industry sources.<p>The cut is said to be a 20% reduction for the month of April, with steeper cuts potentially following in the remainder of the quarter, although the report does not …

Apple Researching iPhone Designs With Flexible Wraparound Displays

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office today published an Apple patent application (via <i>AppleInsider</i>) offering an interesting glimpse at the possibility of an iPhone or other mobile device using a flexible display contained within a transparent body body such as a glass tube or other shape. The …

No, SimCity is Not an MMO

EA and Maxis are sticking to their guns in defending the multiplayer vision of SimCity. EA Labels President Frank Gibeau recently doubled down, telling gamesindustry.biz that the decision to make SimCity online only was absolutely creative, and had nothing to do with DRM. Instead, he said, they …

Apple Launching New Final Cut Pro X Marketing Push to Win Back Professionals

Back in June 2011, Apple launched Final Cut Pro X, a complete reworking of the company's video editing software aimed at professional users, but the new software was met with significant criticism over missing features. Professional users in particular were upset over what seemed to be a "dumbing …

Music Executive: 'iRadio is Coming', Apple Pushing for Summer Launch

Negotiations between Apple and record companies regarding Apple's rumored 'iRadio' music service are progressing, <i>The Verge</i> reports as one tidbit in a larger article about the music industry in general.<p>The last report about Apple's streaming music service came earlier in March when Apple was …

Apple Launches New ‘Why You’ll Love iPad’ Campaign

Last week Apple launched its new ‘Why You’ll Love iPhone’ webpage that many viewed as a defensive effort to combat the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S 4. Today, Apple unleashed a similar website, only for the iPad.<p>The “Why You’ll Love iPad” webpage on Apple.com gives potential customers a number of …