Ethan Spiess

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Who is John Appleseed?

- May 11, 2017<p>For a long time Apple has been using a person named John Appleseed to demo the iPhone and other devices during their famous keynotes. …

A plea for iOS 7 status bar sanity

There's not a pixel on the screen that iOS 7 won't be changing come this fall, including the status and menu bars that have lived on top of iPhones …

Designers Set About Fixing The Mess Apple Made In iOS 7 [Gallery]

Okay, so not <i>everyone</i> thinks Apple has ruined iOS with its newfound support of flat icons and whacky, eye-stinging colors. In fact, some iOS users love the new look. But many think it’s a gut-wrenching mess. In fact, some hate it so much that they’ve taken some time to fix it.<p>User interface …

iOS 7 Reminds Us To Be Careful What We Wish For

I’d be happy if it weren’t for the icon designs.<p>There’s no sense of organization in Control Center.<p>Fortunately, it’s not all bad news. In places, iOS 7 looks great.

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WWDC 2013 Spoiler Free Video Stream [Video Posted]

With Apple's 2013 Worldwide Developer's Conference kicking off on Monday, some users are interested in avoiding all of the announcements and waiting until Apple posts the recorded video of the event so as to experience it without already knowing the outcome.<p>For those individuals, we've posted this …

Redesigning the Look of iOS Is Jony Ive’s First Step Towards CEO

<i>"You need a very product-oriented culture, even in a technology company.</i>" - Steve Jobs, 2004<p>Sir Jonathan Ive<p>I've been thinking about Apple CEO Tim …

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Hobbits, Habits & Hobgoblins: Why iOS 7 Must Change

Personal assessments of what technology to adopt and what to ignore is what we do these days. Developers develop, technical columnists experiment and …

iPhone 5S to launch June 20, go on sale July, claims report

Apple will unveil its next iPhone on June 20 and kick off sales in July. At least, that's the claim from Japanese Mac enthusiast site MacFan.<p>Marking its 20th anniversary as a Mac-oriented Web site, MacFan suggests that the next-generation iPhone will take the stage at a Apple event on Thursday, …

Apple adds new 'Why you'll love iPad' section to their website

Following Apple's new 'Why you'll love iPhone' campaign, they have now done the same for the iPad. The new page on Apple's site highlights both the …

‘iPhone 5S’ Once Again Rumored for June 29th Launch

- Mar 28, 2013<p>If, like many Apple fans, you are eagerly following the rumors about Apple’s next-gen iPhone, TechCrunch has just published a new …

Apple Wants App Engineer To Bring New Features To FaceTime & iMessage

Apple is on the hunt for a new iOS Communications Application Engineer who will be responsible for implementing new features into FaceTime and iMessage, “taking the revolutionary iPhone to the next level.” The position is based at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California, according to a new …

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Apple and Samsung neck and neck with smartphone, tablet, and laptop sales

Apple has nearly closed the distance between itself and Samsung in worldwide sales of smartphones, tablets, and laptops. Apple jumped from holding …

Apple's broken promise: why doesn't iCloud 'just work'?

Frustrations mount as developers deal with Apple's inability to manage another cloud service<p>iCloud, perhaps more than any Apple software product, is meant to "just work." When Apple introduced iCloud, it made clear its hopes to eradicate settings menus and file systems in favor of automation. Steve …