Apple’s iOS 4.3.1 Software Update Coming Within a Couple of Weeks?

Boy Genius Report are predicting an update to Apple’s iOS 4.3 Operating System (with the bug fixes detailed below) will arrive within one to two weeks… Baseband updates for the 3GS and iPad (original) Fixed memory hang that results in memory corruption when reading large files from USIM filesystem Fixed … Read the Full Story →

Apple (AAPL) Component Shortages May Affect iPad 2 and iPhone Supply

Industry analysts are theorising that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) may experience component shortages for its iPhone, iPod touch and iPad product lines in coming months, as a direct consequence of the distressing Earthquake and Tsunami that has caused so much heartbreak in Japan in recent days. Let me just take a moment to … Read the Full Story →

GarageBand Review for iPad

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Rating: Having just reviewed NanoStudio for iPhone it seems like a good idea if I take Apple’s widely lauded music making app for a spin. Especially now that it has come to both the iPad and the iPad 2. GarageBand on the iPad is a completely different beast to the … Read the Full Story →

Obliteration for Mac – Physics Mayhem with the un-dead! [Game Review]

Obliteration Mac App Store Game Review

Obliteration Rating: It’s been 10 years since Zombies first appeared, laying waste to everything. Those lucky enough to be away from the main continents were able to regroup in Greenland and survive. This is how Jonathan Mulcahy introduces his iOS and Mac OS X physics game, which has an art … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Switching from Samsung to TSMC for A5 SoC Manufacture?

Samsung and Apple have been pretty tight for the last few years. And Apple are as of today still Samsung’s largest customer for manufacturing of a number of components for their iOS devices. Samsung are even rumoured to be building extra chip fabrication plants specifically for Apple’s growing volume requirements … Read the Full Story →

NanoStudio for iPhone – Awesome Digital Music Sauce!

NanoStudio Music Recording App for iPhone-1 Photo

NanoStudio Rating: About 10 years ago I had a fairly powerful Macintosh laptop (*a 540c if memory serves), a copy of Cubase (professional level music sequencing software), a MIDI interface kludge, a couple of drum pads and an Akai 2000 sampler. Off the top of my head that little lot … Read the Full Story →