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iPhone 6: Release date, rumours, features and news

By Mark Mayne<p>Update: Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 plus and Apple watch launched in slew of new products from Apple<p>As widely rumoured, Apple has unveiled …

iPhone Thief Caught After Leaving His Samsung Galaxy Behind

- Jul 12, 2013<p>The man who smashed a store display case in Springfield, VA and grabbed “several iPhones” would have gotten away if it hadn’t been for …

Apple Releases ‘Graphics Update 1.0’ for OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 3

- Jul 12, 2013<p>Following the release of OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 3 earlier this week, and a second OS X Recovery preview update for the …

Forget icons and typefaces, iOS 7 is the birth of dynamic interface

I've been watching the iOS 7 video over and over again since WWDC 2013. Part of that is because I'm writing our iOS 7 preview series, and part of it …

Apple iOS Is More Fragmented Than It Seems

Apple is very proud of the adoption rate for new versions of its iOS mobile operating system. Tim Cook pointed out that 93 percent of all iOS devices are using the most current version, and now Apple has published a chart illustrating how fragmented–or not, really–iOS is. The problem is that there …

Walmart drops iPhone 5 price to $129, 4S for $39

Walmart is now offering Apple's iPhone 5 at one of the lowest prices available, just $129, and the retail giant is also offering the iPhone 4S for …

What’s New in iOS 7 Beta 2: iPad Support, New Siri Voices, Messages Enhancements, and More!

- Jun 24, 2013<p>Following Apple’s release of the 2nd iOS 7 beta today (and the first iOS 7 beta for iPad), many are wondering exactly what is new and …

Here Are Five New Hidden OS X Mavericks Secrets For Your Mac [Feature]

OS X Mavericks (named after a surfing hot spot in California) was announced recently, and it contains a ton of new features for Mac users to pore over and learn anew. While not as incredible an overhaul as the concurrent update to iOS 7, Mavericks still contains some fairly helpful features and …

OS X

iPhone 5 coming to Virgin Mobile next Friday for $549.99 with unlimited plans starting at $30/month

We’ve just received word that Virgin Mobile will be carrying the iPhone 5 next week on its Beyond Talk plans with unlimited 3G/4G LTE data and messaging starting at $35/month (with $5 discount for auto-payments).<p>The 16GB iPhone $549.99 pricing plan + $30/month for unlimited data is extremely …

The Best Video Player for iPhone

A long time ago, Apple made it difficult for third-party developers to make a good media player for the iPhone. Thankfully, over the years they’ve …

Apps

Wonderful WWF Together App Adds New Jaguar Stories

<b>WWF Together</b> is one of the very best iPad apps I’ve ever laid eyes on. I can’t think of too many other apps with such spectacular photos and certainly none with such amazing photos of some of the most beautiful animals on earth. It’s immensely sad to realize that these are also all endangered …

More Efficient LED Backlighting May Lead to Thinner, Lighter iPad 5

Improvements to the iPad's LED backlighting will allow Apple to create a thinner iPad 5, NPD DisplaySearch's Paul Semenza told <i>CNET</i>.<p>"It's likely that part of the thinner/lighter design will be reducing the size of the LED backlight, partly by making the display more efficient and partly by using …

It’s Tee Time! – 5 Great Golf Apps for iOS

- Apr 14, 2013<p>It’s Masters weekend, so you know you’re going to get the urge to get the clubs out of the storage shed and hit the links. Why not try …

Weekend iPad Wallpaper: Constellations

This weekend’s iPad wallpaper pick is Constellations, shown above.<p>I think this image is striking and looks great on the iPad home screen of course, and I especially like how it highlights one app icon towards the top right of the screen.<p>It’s another one that was shared to our iPad Insight Flickr …

Best Free iPad App of the Week: History

Who doesn’t like free? And who doesn’t like great iPad apps? When the two come together it’s great stuff. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent free iPad app here every Saturday.<p>This week’s pick is <b>History</b>, the official app for the History Channel. It brings all the most …

Deal of the Day: 47% off Seidio ACTIVE Case for iPhone 5

Today Only: Purchase the Seidio ACTIVE Case for iPhone 5 and save $13.95!<p>Created for those that want to maintain their active lifestyle, the Seidio …

Retailers Offering Big iPad Discounts, Maybe We Will See a New Model This Month

Best Buy are offering heavy discounts on various iPad 3 models this week. As 9to5Mac reports, current deals at Best Buy offer up to 30% off standard retail prices.<p>One of the most enticing deals will let online shoppers get their hands on a 16GB Wi-Fi only model for just $314. A 32GB Wi-Fi only …

Review: iSlider iPad Stand

I’m a big (big!) fan of iPad stands – and when I first saw the <b>iSlider iPad Stand</b> I thought it looked quite promising. Rain Design, the makers of the stand, were kind enough to provide me with a review unit, and I’ve been using it for several weeks now.<p><b>Notes</b><p>Here’s the brief initial description of …

Reeder for iPad Now a Free App

There sure are lots of interesting things happening in the RSS apps space since Google announced they’ll be shutting down Google Reader on July 1.<p>This week there is very good news on this front regarding the excellent Reeder for iPad app. For starters, the app is now free, and so is the Reeder for …

Feedly RSS Reader App for iPad Gets a Big Update

<b>Feedly</b>, one of the RSS services which is seen as a most promising replacement for Google Reader, has updated their Feedly iPad app this week – to Version 14.<p>Recent reports say Feedly has gained some 3 million new users since Google announced it is shutting down Google Reader in July, and this …

Cool Things: List of 200+ Autism & Special Needs Apps on Sale for World Autism Awareness Day

Seeing a list of educational apps for the iPad that are on sale is always a good thing. Seeing a list of over 200 heavily discounted apps designed for those with autism and / or special needs in general is even better I’d say.<p>And that’s exactly what the people over at the iAutism site have put …

Spotify App Updated: Adds Ford SYNC Support

The <b>Spotify</b> app for iPad and iPhone has been updated today, to Version 0.6.2. The headline new feature in this update is support for Ford SYNC:<p>New: Now you can listen in your car with the Ford SYNC AppLink platform. Log into your Premium account on your iOS device and connect it to SYNC AppLink. …

Apple: New Piece Of Gloom Shockingly Hasn't Cored The Stock

In an interesting change of pace, an analyst’s downbeat comments about Apple hasn’t sparked a sell-off in the world’s most valuable company.<p>Goldman Sachs’ Bill Shope removed the stock from the bank’s Conviction List–a roll of top picks–but kept his Buy rating. The change, Shope says, stems from …

Google-Owned Quickoffice Comes To Android, iPhone, For Business Users

Acquired by Google last June and updated last October, Quickoffice for iPad is a great solution for iPad owners to work with Office files, especially …

Future iPhone Displays Could Use Sapphire Crystal Instead of Glass

- Apr 12, 2013<p>While Apple’s designs always get high marks for pure aesthetic value, the company has often been criticized over the durability of …

Pirate Bay Becomes #1 File-Sharing Website

The Pirate Bay moving its servers to the U.S. to become “The Freedom Bay“ is a pretty good April Fools’ Day joke, but you can’t deny that its …

Gear & Gadgets

ET deals: Liquid-cooled Alienware Aurora r4 gaming desktop starting at $1299 - ExtremeTech

By on March 29, 2013 at 2:05 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>As one would expect, the specs on …

Feedly For iOS Updated With New Discovery Features And ‘Must Read’ Section

With Google Reader set to close up shop on June 3oth there have been a number of apps competing to replace the dying RSS service. Digg and Reeder have emerged as popular replacements, but Feedly has seen tremendous growth thanks to Google Reader’s death.<p>Since Google’s announcement that it’s killing …

Apps