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Snow Lizard's SLXtreme Cases for the iPhone and iPad Are THE Rugged Choice, Protects to Military Spec

There are a wide variety of iPad and iPhone cases that can protect your precious smart device from the daily follies that life brings you. However, …

iPad 5 specifications leaks produce HD mock-up

With the iPad 3 – aka the Retina display-toting iteration being taken-over in silence by the iPad 4, what with its first implementation of the …

Plastic iPhone appears with FCC markings

The plastic iPhone has leaked enough times now that there’s nothing particularly unique about another leaked image – except for the one that leaked …

Apple wins brand of the year trifecta in first full year under Tim Cook

A Harris poll of almost 40,000 American consumers on more than 1,500 brands across 155 categories saw Apple retain Brand of the Year in three categories.<p>2013 Computer Brand of the Year<br>• 2013 Tablet Brand of the Year<br>• 2013 Mobile Phone Brand of the Year<p>What really stands out is that in all three of the …

Belkin’s Thunderstorm Home Theatre iPad case now available for iPad 4

If you watch a lot of videos on your iPad 4, you’ll definitely want to check out Belkin’s new Thunderstorm Home Theatre iPad case. We previously reviewed the 30-pin version for iPad 2 and 3, which integrates a powerful front facing speaker, amplification system, and integrated air channels that …

Report Suggests Haswell MacBook Pros May Arrive in October

A report from the <i>China Times</i> (cited on the Japanese website <i>Mac Otakara</i>) predicts an October launch for an updated MacBook Pro model featuring Intel's new Haswell processors, which are already present in the new MacBook Airs, released last month at Apple's annual WWDC event. The report cites sources …

Mac mini Shipping Times Slip to 5-7 Business Days Amid Rumors of New Haswell Macs

- Jul 26, 2013<p>Shipping times for Apple’s Mac mini have slipped from 24 hours to 5-7 business days. The slide in shipping times comes amid rumors that …

Apple Is Too Rich To Care If It Has To Pay $500 Million For Book Price Fixing Scandal

Apple won't care.<p>It has $146 billion in cash on its balance sheet.<p>The $500 million sum is almost ironic — it includes triple damages for consumer injury. The tripling is supposed to deter companies from fixing prices by making it very expensive if they get caught. But the tech business is so much …

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U.S. Government proposes new privacy ‘rules’ for apps

App developers may soon be asked to tell us what data they collect and how it is used under a set of government proposals released today (via <i>TNW</i><i>).</i><p>The US government’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration today issued its first draft of what will be a mobile apps code of conduct …

A First Look At Younity, The App That Lets You Access All Your Files All The Time

I went on a vacation to Iceland earlier this year, and took a ton of photos — it’s a beautiful country, and the light there is really unique. But to date, I haven’t showed them off to anyone. That’s because my Iceland photos are on my home computer’s hard drive, and I’ve been too busy (or lazy) to …

FindIt Launches A Universal Search App For iPhone With A Visual Twist

FindIt, a new mobile application offering universal search across emails and files stored in the cloud, is today making its official debut. With the FindIt app for iOS, you can quickly connect your Gmail, Dropbox and Google Drive accounts, and then proceed to search by keyword, person, time or file …

Apple’s secretive Boston office working on Siri’s speech recognition; perhaps a Nuance replacement?

For a few months, Apple has maintained a secretive office near the MIT campus. Now, Xconomy reports the company has been hiring notable speech recognition talent to use the location as a speech recognition research office.<p>Apple has assembled a small team of notable names in speech technology and is …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …