Apple Retail Stores to Start Stocking iPhone 5 Cases in Late October

iPhone 5 case covers

Apple will begin stocking iPhone 5 cases in bulk by the end of this month according to multiple sources, allowing users of the newest iPhone to simply walk into a store and access a range of different cases for their device. With the iPhone 5, Apple did not introduce a case of their own, leaving the development entirely up to … Read More

Apple’s Special Media Event for iPad Mini Scheduled for October 23?

iPad mini mockup

On Friday, AllThingsD reported that Apple is planning to schedule a special media event for the rumored “iPad Mini” on Tuesday, October 23rd. The device, which is rumored to carry a 7.85 inch screen will likely feature all of the same cameras as on the iPhone 4S as well as the new Lightning connector for iOS devices and the updated … Read More

Apple Releases New iPod TV Ad “Bounce”

5th gen iPod touch 5G TV ad Bounce

With Apple beginning to ship iPods in high volume this week, the Cupertino company aired their first television ads for the updated iPod lineup. The ad called, “Bounce” was originally shown during the media event in September where Apple unveiled the iPhone 5, 5th gen iPod touch (5G) with a taller screen and Lightning connector, and iPod nano with a … Read More

Apple Starts Shipping 5th Gen iPod touch (5G) and iPod nano

iPod touch 5G shipping

During Apple’s September 12th media event, the Cupertino company announced the iPhone 5 and alongside of it, an all new 5th generation iPod touch 5G and iPod nano. On Tuesday, customers who pre-ordered the new lineup of iPods received word that their new purchases has shipped and will arrive in about a week. Many customers have reported that their iPods … Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) to Announce Q4 2012 Earnings on October 25th

Apple Q4 2012

Apple Inc. (AAPL) recently updated their investor relations page to mention that they are going to announce their Q4 quarter earnings. This is the third calendar quarter of the year and is scheduled for Thursday, October 25th. AAPL will live stream an audio webcast 5:00 PM Eastern / 2:00 PM Pacific which is generally the time that the Cupertino company … Read More

Google Adds Street View to Web-Based Google Maps for iPhone and other Devices

Google Street View Maps iPhone 5

On Thursday, Google added Street View to its new web version of Google Maps. The update allows smartphone users on multiple platforms to get walking and transit directions, and now street view. The update allows iPhone 5 and iOS 6 users to once again use Google Maps on their iPhone, with Apple CEO Tim Cook suggesting that users can open … Read More

Netflix for iOS Updated to Support iPhone 5’s Larger 4-inch Widescreen

Netflix iPhone 5 iOS 6

Netflix recently updated their iOS app for iOS 6 and the new 4-inch widescreen display on the iPhone 5. According to the details in the App Store release notes, the update also improves the browsing, searching and watching experience. The last time the Netflix iOS app received a major update was following the release of the new iPad, when the … Read More

Bad Piggies Review – The Angry Birds Franchise Continues to Fly High

BadPiggies Splash Screen

Bad Piggies Review If you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple of weeks then let me introduce you to Bad Piggies for iPhone, the new spin off game from the mega franchise Angry Birds. If you’ve played any of the Angry Birds games then you will feel perfectly at home in Bad Piggies which especially from a … Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Reports 5 Million iPhone 5 Sales on Launch Weekend

iPhone 5 White

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has had yet another successful iPhone launch, topping previous years launch weekend sale by one million. As a matter of fact, the iPhone 5 sold 5 million units during the first weekend it was on sale surpassing the iPhone 4S sales which sold 4 million units in the first 3 days of release. Although the sales for … Read More

Apple Releases 5.1 Update for Apple TV, Adds Photo Stream Support

AppleTV 5-1 update

Following the release of the new iPhone 5, iOS 6, and OS X 10.8.2 update, Apple has now updated the Apple TV software to version 5.1 to add new features to the 2nd and 3rd generations of the device. One of the most notable feature is Shared Photo Streams, which is shipping in iOS 6 with the iPhone 5 and … Read More

iPhone 5 TV Ads – “Thumb”, “Cheese”, “Physics”, “Ears”

iPhone 5 TV Ad

Following the launch of the iPhone 5, Apple is now airing a series of television ads promoting their latest product. Apple began airing the iPhone 5 TV ads late Friday on national networks in the US, and focused on numerous features in iOS 6 and the hardware of the iPhone 5. One of the ads, called “Thumb” focused on how … Read More

iPhone 5 Teardown Reveals A6, Battery Specs, 1GB RAM and more

iPhone5 Teardown

Following the release of the iPhone 5 on Friday, iFixit went ahead and conducted one of their famous teardowns for Apple’s latest and greatest version of the iPhone. iFixit noted in their teardown that the iPhone 5 is tightly packed, far more than the iPhone 4S, likely because of the thinner and taller glass and aluminum enclosure. Because the iPhone … Read More

Apple Updates iMovie, GarageBand, and iPhoto for iPhone 5

iPhone 5 iOS 6 Apps

Following the public release of iOS 6 on Wednesday, Apple also updated its suite of iOS iLife applications, including iMovie, GarageBand and iPhoto for iPhone 5. iPhoto version 1.1 is the biggest of all of the updates, and has been updated to support the new fourth generation iPod touch as well as the new iPhone 5. These apps have been … Read More