2011 Apple Design Awards An App Store-only Affair

Mac App Store Games

Apple caused a stir last year when they deemed only iOS App Store apps worthy of Design Awards, and this year they’re opening the door to Mac apps once again – so long as they’re part of the Mac App Store.

iOS 5 Possibly Pushed To Fall

iOS 5 Features

We all expected to hear at least some tentative details about iOS 5 when the iPad 2 was announced, but alas no information was forthcoming. According to TechCrunch the reason we’re not hearing anything could be rather simple – it’s not ready yet. In the TechCrunch post MG Siegler writes that, according to sources, the next major release of Apple’s … Read More

Apple’s MobileMe To Get New Music Locker, $20/Year Price Tag?

It’s long been rumored, but TheMusicVoid is claiming that Apple is once again trying to push MobileMe into the music world, with a new ‘Locker’ feature being its crowning glory. It’s believed Apple is pressuring music labels into agreeing to allow users to store their own music on Apple’s servers, enabling playback anywhere via streaming. TheMusicVoid says Universal Music and … Read More

Apple’s iPad 2 Plagued By FaceTime Camera Freezing?

One problem with your latest and greatest hardware selling like the proverbial hot-cakes is the inevitable list of things that are going wrong. One new issue to add to the yellow blotching and screen-light leaking is one of the iPad 2’s FaceTime cameras causing the tablet for completely freeze.

IMDB Latest App To Receive AirPlay Video Support

Support for AirPlay video streaming actually arrived in iOS 4.3, but apps that actually take advantage of the new technology have been in short supply. Now though, we can add the IMDB app to the (short) list.

BlackBerry PlayBook Priced, Dated

The wait is over folks, for this morning Research In Motion brought us pricing (in Canada and the US at least) for its upcoming slate computer, the PlayBook.