Apple CEO to appear at the 8th ‘D: All Things Digital’

Steve Jobs will today participate in the eight D: All Things Digital (D8), a prominent high-tech and media conference. Apple (AAPL) CEO will be interviewed by Kara Swisher who in a blog post said: There is much to talk to Jobs about, obviously, including the new iPad, the mobile market and the iPhone, its tense relationship with Google (GOOG) and the … Read More

Pre-Order ‘iPhone 4GS’ Case. Another iPhone 4G Parts Video

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iPhone accessory makers in China have often managed to get detailed specifications about Apple’s next mobile device and offered accessories before the product launch. New product launches create a huge demand and thus offers a great opportunity for accessory  companies to gain first mover advantage and supply the initial demand. Ideal-case.com is one the largest iPhone accessories trading companies in … Read More

Apple’s WWDC 2010 Keynote: Truth and Rumors

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As I look out the window here it’s a beautiful, sunny Summer day. So why does it feel like Christmas is about to arrive? Well, anyone tuned into the Apple universe will tell you that’s the way we feel every year before the WWDC keynote. Apple always arrives with a big sack of goodies for us. So what do our … Read More

Publish your own ebooks with Apple via iBookstore

This is a story that has sort of drifted under the radar for a while. Back in early May Lulu announced that they offer a service to aspirng writers for them to publish their own works via their service, which could then be distributed in the iBookstore. This is a valid way to get into publishing your works. But it was … Read More

Next Apple TV: $99, cloud storage and runs on iPhone OS 4?

If you were tired of hearing about iPhone 4G / HD leaks then now it’s time to reveal the next Apple TV. The new Apple TV (ATV) reportedly runs on iPhone OS 4, is powered by Apple’s custom-built A4 processor, is capable of full 1080p HD and would cost only $99. Engadget recently reported that they received details about the new … Read More

Skype 2.0 for iPhone allows voice calls over 3G

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Skype has been a little slow at updating their iPhone app but version 2.0 brings some highly anticipated updates for all Skype users. Version 2.0 of Skype for iPhone allows voice calls using 3G connection. However, it is worth noting that Skype-to-Skype calls will be free for a limited time (end of August) after which there will be “a small monthly fee” Other … Read More

New iPhone 4G / HD screen resolution 960 x 640

iPhone 4G Screen Resolution 960x640

As WWDC 2010 gets closer more and more details about Apple’s next iPhone 4G / HD are being uncovered. Today SuperPhone.cz claimed that they had obtained the next iPhone 4G / HD  screen parts and examined it under a microscope to find out the exact screen resolution. They confirmed that new iPhone 4G / HD features a 960×640 screen resolution … Read More

Verizon iPhone 4G / HD in November?

News reports about the possibility of new iPhone 4G / HD on Verizon network are probably exciting to read but it is worth noting that speculation and rumors reach new high just before the WWDC and often don’t see the light of day. Today TheStreet reported on a new research note from Rodman Renshaw analyst which suggests that Apple could be planning to … Read More

Glu Mobile Memorial Day 99 Cent Sale Extravaganza

For a limited time, Glu Mobile is offering the following games for $0.99 in honor of Memorial Day Weekend. Deer Hunter 3D (iTunes Store Link) Family Guy Uncensored (iTunes Store Link) Super KO Boxing 2 (Read Review) Build-a-lot (Read Review) Bonsai Blast (iTunes Store Link) Glyder (Read Review) Glyder 2 (Read Review) Transformers G1 (Read Review) Taxi Fight (Read Review) … Read More

Foxconn promises 20% wages hike

Yesterday we covered a story on recent Foxconn suicides. The company where iPad, iPod touch and iPhone are being manufactured. Foxconn factory in China currently employs more than 400,000 workers and has been in the news as more than 13 employees have tried to commit suicide. We have been reading stories and comments which state that this rate of suicide is actually better … Read More

UK iBookstore Launches

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It was looking for a while as if the European, and UK pickings in Apple’s iBookstore might have been a bit lean. Apple was said to be having some problems getting parters to come into the iBookstore fold. Part of the reason for this was apparently to do with differing regulations for book agencies in the UK particularly. As of … Read More

Apple’s iPhone Shows Enterprise Growth

If there’s one strike against the iPhone Apple couldn’t fix with new software or a hardware upgrade it’s that the iPhone is generally viewed as a consumer device. While that perception has served it well in the last three years, Apple knows the real gold rush is in the enterprise. Corporate sales are generally large and long term; when a … Read More

iPhone Wi-Fi Sync App now available for Windows and iPad

Apple might have rejected Wi-Fi Sync app for iPhone but that can’t stop you from wirelessly syncing your device with iTunes if you have jailbroken your iPhone/iPad. Wi-Fi Sync app allows you to sync your device with iTunes without connecting it with the USB. The app has been available for purchase from the Cydia App Store for $10. Today the … Read More

Apple’s iPhone set to become your Mobile ‘Shopping’ Assistant

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This is an interesting Patent Application from Apple. And it seems to have some relevance to Apple’s new iAd mobile advertising network. In simple terms the Patent describes the way an RFID reader built into the iPhone can be used to scan items in a store, and then check on the internet for more information on said item. Verbiage in … Read More

Many [More] Suicide attempts at Foxconn Today

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This is not the normal kind of story we cover. But we think it is appropriate that we pause to spare a thought for the traumatic time that Chinese tech workers are going through at the moment. Today it seems that several workers at the Foxconn factory in China, where devices such as the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch are … Read More