Category archives for: Apple

iCloud now in beta

iCloud now in beta

Apple’s iCloud service went live today and will initially be available to developers for testing. From Apple’s iCloud page: iCloud stores your music, photos, apps, calendars, documents, and more. And wirelessly pushes them to all your devices — automatically. It’s the easiest way to manage your content. Because now you don’t have to. iCloud is [...]

iPod Touch 4 or iPod Touch 4G rumored to be released mid August

iPod Touch 4 or iPod Touch 4G rumored to be released mid August

4th generation iPod Touch, which boasts of 4G, a dual camera, and a retina display is rumored to be released in the middle of August. According to Techpinger, on specification upfront, it is rumored to be equipped with a 3 megapixel camera with video recording capability and it is going to be on A4 processor [...]

New iMAC gets updates from Apple, Magic Trackpad

New iMAC gets updates from Apple, Magic Trackpad

Software updates are now available for the brand new iMacs and Magic. Apple has released a pair of updates for Mac OS X 10.6.4 and Mac OS X 10.6.4 Server installations running on the new desktop models, as well as software updates for those who want to use the Magic Trackpad with their existing Mac. The Mac [...]

Apple refunds iPhone 4 Bumpers

Apple refunds iPhone 4 Bumpers

Customers who had already bought iPhone Bumpers before Apple offered free cases to all iPhone 4 users have started to receive refunds from the company. Apple said at last week’s iPhone 4 press conference that it would provide free cases to anyone who buys the iPhone 4 before September 30. That free case offer includes [...]

Antennagate to Be Thanked for Microsoft Surge Ahead of Apple

Antennagate to Be Thanked for Microsoft Surge Ahead of Apple

Antennagate, the antenna problems of the new iPhone 4, has catapulted Microsoft’s market cap on top ahead of Apple. Thanks to the problem of the iPhone 4’s signal, the slump of Apple’s stock brought on the climb for Microsoft. At the end of May, Apple’s market cap surged ahead of Microsoft for the first time [...]

iPhone 4 Antenna Problem: The “Bumper” Solution

iPhone 4 Antenna Problem: The “Bumper” Solution

The “Bumper” can solve iPhone 4 problems, as reported by Consumer Reports magazine on Monday. Apple sells these casings that encloses the iPhone 4 to supposedly protect the phone from falls and scratches. This finding may urge Apple to give away a “Bumper” for free after the publication confirmed on July 14 that it had [...]

Apple Admits iPhone 4 Reception Problems

Apple Admits iPhone 4 Reception Problems

Apple admitted that there were problems with the iPhone 4‘s reception but did not blame the bad reception on the antenna design, but on the formula to calculate the number of signal strength bars to display. “Our formula, in many instances, mistakenly displays 2 more bars than it should for a given signal strength,” said [...]