Apple Launches 1st Generation iPod Nano Replacement Program

Apple iPod nano replacement

Apple launched the 1st generation iPod nano in September 2005 as a replacement for the widely acclaimed iPod mini. Since then, many problems have plagued the small device, including plastic susceptible to scratches, as well as serious battery issues. The issues were first reported in 2008 and in 2009, many customers in Japan reported that their 1st generation devices caught … Read More

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Apple and Employees Donate $2.6 Million Through Donation Matching Program

Apple Donation Matching Program

Shortly after Tim Cook was named as Apple’s new CEO he created a donation matching program to give money to charity. The guidelines to the program were that for every dollar that an employee donated, Apple would match 100% of it. In a letter to Apple employees in September, Cook wrote: I am very happy to announce that we are … Read More

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iOS 5.0.1 Software Update Now Available to Address Battery Life Issues

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After a number of iPhone 4S users complained about battery life issues, affecting the performance of the phone, Apple seeded iOS 5.0.1 beta to developers to address the issue. On Thursday, Apple released iOS 5.0.1 to all users to address battery life concerns as well as a number of other bug fixes. Apple’s latest software update brings not only a … Read More

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Steve Jobs Nominated for Time Magazine’s “Person of the Year”

Steve Jobs Person of the year TIME Magazine

Steve Jobs, one of the most influential and popular CEO’s in the history of technology is now being honored by being nominated for Time Magazine’s “Person of the Year” award. Time’s “Person of the Year” award is very prestigious in terms of who gets it and is based on the accomplishments that person has achieved. NBC Nightly News anchor Brian … Read More

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iPhone 4S Teardown Reveals Infrared LED for Siri’s “Raise to speak” Feature

iPhone 4S Raise to speak siri infrared LED

Apple introduced Siri personal assistant with the new iPhone 4S. Siri, which is activated by a short press of the home button, also gives users the option to activate Siri using a feature called Raise to Speak. On Wednesday, a tear down from iFixit revealed that Apple has embedded an infrared sensor close to the ambient light sensor in order … Read More

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iPad 3 Retina Display to Support New LED backlight Design

iPad3 Retina Display

According to a report from Digitimes, Apple is expected to change the current LED backlight design for the iPad 3. Apple, with the iPad introduced a large 9.7 inch display, and improved the design wit the iPad 2. However, the iPad failed to see the Retina Display that the iPhone and iPod touch feature. In Monday’s report from Digitimes, it seems that Apple … Read More

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iPhone 4S Pre-Orders Sold Out in 10 Minutes in Hong Kong

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Pre-Orders for the iPhone 4S sold out in the United States in less than one day. On Monday, it was reported that after the iPhone 4S was announced in Hong Kong, it was sold out in less than 10 minutes, likely a new record for a Pre-Order of any sorts. Pre-Orders are usually available in small amounts, and don’t roll out … Read More

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Apple’s iPhone Represents 28 Percent of Smartphones in US

Apple has launched 5 successful iPhones since 2007, and each had extremely positive response. New data from Nielson’s report revealed that Apple is still holding the number one spot for leading US smartphone maker. Android, however, still leads in the OS game, being named the most popular operating system in the United States. Nielson concluded that 43% of the phones … Read More

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iOS 5.0.1 Update to Resolve iPhone 4S Battery Life Issue

iOS 5-0-1 Beta

Since the release of the iPhone 4S, many users have complained that they have been experiencing issues with their battery life, usually lasting about 5-6 hours before completely draining. This is a serious issue, particularly because Apple claimed that the battery iPhone 4S offered longer talk time. On Wednesday, Apple released iOS 5.0.1 beta to developers to test. The new … Read More

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Apple Brings GarageBand to iPhone and iPod touch

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Apple’s GarageBand has proved to be a success on the Mac in the past, and with the introduction of the iPad 2, Apple released GarageBand for iOS. On Tuesday, Apple updated GarageBand for iOS to include the iPhone and iPod touch, so all iOS users can make music on the go. The version available previously on the iPad is now … Read More

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‘Unlimited’ Non-Streaming Data Coming to iPhone 4S on C Spire

iPhone 4S C Spire

With recent buzz surrounding the iPhone 4S, and its introduction on America’s third largest carrier, Sprint, another carrier has swooped in and claimed the number four spot. C Spire wireless, a regional carrier, located mainly in the Southern states has confirmed that it will be receiving the iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 on November 11th. C Spire is selling the … Read More

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Apple’s New In-Store Pick Up and Self Checkout Process Revealed

Apple In-Store Pickup and Self Checkout

New details about Apple’s In-Store pick up and the new Self Checkout process were recently revealed. BGR reported on the details of the new addition to Apple’s over 200 retails stores. Customers can now utilize the Retail Stores in order to manage online purchases, where a customer can purchase a product online and simply walk into a store and pick up … Read More

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Apple Inc. “Questioning” Future of Mac Pro, Could Possibly Eliminate it?

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It’s been a while since Apple Inc. has updated the Mac Pro as only MacBook Pro and the MacBook Air have received substantial updates recently. On Monday, rumors arose that Apple may likely scrap the Mac Pro line altogether, with low sales and a high end price mark. The Mac Pro has not been updated since mid-2010 and Intel’s delay … Read More

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Acquired Mapping Company C3 Technologies

Apple Acquired Mapping Company C3 Technologies iOS 6

The web is swirling from news of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) acquiring mapping company, C3 Technologies in an effort to beat out competition with Google’s Map data, currently available on all iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch models. AAPL has been relying upon Google to provide iOS users with map data and location based services, something that Apple Inc. is trying to … Read More

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Aaron Sorkin, Writer of The Social Network Might do Steve Jobs’ Biopic

Aaron Sorkin Writer of The Social Network Might do Steve Jobs Biopic

Since the passing of Apple Visionary, Steve Jobs, a number of tributes have aired on television, including a 60 Minute special, as well as a rerun of Pirates of Silicon Valley, a movie created during the height of Job’s career. Rumors of another Steve Jobs film are on the rise, suggesting that Steve’s biopic may be written by popular writer, … Read More

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