iPad to hit UK Apple stores before pre-order customers get theirs?

A worrying story is coming out of the UK today. One that might have a few loyal Apple customers upset! We reported around a week ago that any pre-orders for iPads made after the 13th of May would not ship to customers until the 7th of June. This is still the case as far as we know. However, the iPad launch … Read More

Stephen NorthcottiPad to hit UK Apple stores before pre-order customers get theirs?

Apple Seeds iPhone OS 4.0 Beta 4 to Developers. New Features

iPhone OS 4.0 Beta 4 is now available for developers.. This is usual on alternate Tuesdays in the lead up to an iPhone OS launch. Releases may accelerate to every Tuesday as we get closer to WWDC, and the official final release of date. We will of course keep you updated on what people discover in the new SDK in … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple Seeds iPhone OS 4.0 Beta 4 to Developers. New Features

Apple Patents Facebook Integration Into iPhone OS

Social Workflow Patent

Last week we reported on rumors which suggested that Apple is working on integrating facebook into iPhone OS. Today Patently Apple is reporting that Apple had filed a patent in September 2008 (approved in April 2010) which integrates social networks natively into the iPhone OS to perform basic social workflows such as adding a contact. Facebook is undoubtedly one of the most popular … Read More

Ravin MohindruApple Patents Facebook Integration Into iPhone OS

New iPhone 4G / HD Volume and Tech Specs Info Leaked

Manufacturing details of new iPhone 4G / HD have been reportedly leaked by Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) component supply partners in Taiwan and China Foxconn is reported as aiming to produce 24 million 4th generation iPhones this year alone. And is expecting to start shipping them in June. The suggested split for these massive volumes is around 4.5 million for the first half … Read More

Stephen NorthcottNew iPhone 4G / HD Volume and Tech Specs Info Leaked

Apple Patent Suit against Kodak. ITC to Investigate

In a move reminiscent of HTC’s recent patent counter-suit against Apple (AAPL), Apple itself is fighting back against a patent claim made against them by Kodak, by filing it’s own counter-suit. This is also a similar strategy to the one that Apple employed when sued by Nokia for allegedly infringing the Finnish company’s mobile handset patents. Apple was originally hit … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple Patent Suit against Kodak. ITC to Investigate

Apple Rejects iPhone Wi-Fi Sync App

We reported last month about Greg Hughes’ iPhone WiFi app which allows you to sync wirelessly with iTunes much the same way as you do normally over USB. At the time, with the scant details available about the app, and Greg’s assertion that he was not “break[ing] any rules” we were positive, overall, about its prospects at getting approved by … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple Rejects iPhone Wi-Fi Sync App

Apple Posts New iPad TV ad: ‘What is iPad?’

Apple posted a new iPad TV ad called ‘What is iPad?’ The concept of the ad is quite similar to Apple’s Newton ad. What is iPad? iPad is thin. iPad is beautiful. iPad goes anywhere and lasts all day. There is no right way or wrong way. It’s crazy powerful. It’s magical. You already know how to use it. It’s … Read More

Ravin MohindruApple Posts New iPad TV ad: ‘What is iPad?’

Apple Delays International iPad Orders Due to Short Supply

Apple have announced today that iPads are in short supply (again), and that deliveries of International orders made from today onwards will slip to the 7th of June. If you have already ordered yours however, then have no fear, it will arrive on the 28th of May as promised. When Apple spoke to UK tech-blog Pocket Lint about this they … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple Delays International iPad Orders Due to Short Supply

iPhone 4G / HD Leak Reveals New Details

The blogosphere has been busy reporting the latest iPhone 4G / HD rumors and as WWDC 2010 event approaches its scheduled date new details with specifications of the iPhone 4G are emerging on the web. Earlier today Engadget reported that Vietnamese forum Taoviet published a series of leaked photos of the fourth generation iPhone and posted a video on YouTube. The teardown pics revealed … Read More

Ravin MohindruiPhone 4G / HD Leak Reveals New Details

New iPhone 4G / HD launch date 21st June?

iPhone 4G to be available sometime in June! AT&T may have finally done something to make their iPhone customers happy. Ironically, though, they may have put another nail in the coffin of their relationship with their traditionally super secretive partner, Apple. MobileCrunch are reporting that a number of AT&T customers on contract with iPhones are noticing a rather suspicious update to … Read More

Stephen NorthcottNew iPhone 4G / HD launch date 21st June?

Apple is readying iPad WiFi Connectivity Fix

Apple is readying an iPad WiFi Connectivity Fix We reported last month that some Apple (AAPL) iPads were having problems with DHCP leases when in standby mode, and other WiFi connectivity issues. These issues caused some Universities in the US to temporarily ban iPads, and even iPhones and iPods, from their networks. Some enterprising hackers, and University network admins, detailed … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple is readying iPad WiFi Connectivity Fix

Apple responds to NPD’s Android sales figures

Apple responds to NPD’s Android sales figures The Loop got word from an Apple spokesperson today in regards to sales figures released by NPD yesterday on US smart phone sales for the first quarter of 2010. Natalie Harison had this to say to The Loop : This is a very limited report on 150,000 US consumers responding to an online … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple responds to NPD’s Android sales figures

Apple’s MobileMe Service May Soon Be Free

MobileMe has always been kind of an orphaned child at Apple (AAPL). It has often been sold as a must have for Apple iPhone and iPad users but never really given much attention. It has been treated as a hobby, much like its hardware cousin AppleTV. One of the main reasons for its suffering is that many of the features … Read More

Erin PetersonApple’s MobileMe Service May Soon Be Free

Apple Files for ‘iTunes Live’ Trademark

Earlier this week Apple filed for trademark for ‘iTunesLive’. At this stage it is not clear how Apple intends to use it but it is possible it could be a sign that more live music is coming to the iTunes store. According to Patently Apple the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently published Apple’s trademark filing for ‘iTunes Live”. … Read More

Jane JonesApple Files for ‘iTunes Live’ Trademark