Posts by Joel Blundell

Instagram reverts to original Terms Of Service after negative backlash

Dear Instagramers, your photos are safe! If any of you have been following the impending war between Instagram and well, everyone that uses Instagram, then you know that Instagram was planning on changing its Terms of Service to monetize off its users photos. Apparently a lot of people didn’t like that. After massive backlash against Instagram from users…

Tumblr for iPad is now in the App Store

Calling all bloggers out there, this article is for you. If you blog, then I’m sure you know what a great resource Tumblr is. I know a lot of people that use it and have consistently tried to persuade me to jump on the Tumblr train. While I haven’t jumped in the pool of bloggers just yet, there are many who have and have longed for iPad support….

Rumor: Next iPad Mini to feature high-res display

If you’ve used a 4th-gen iPad and then used the iPad Mini, you probably had to look twice due to the resolution. The Retina display on the “new iPad” is absolutely stunning and many people were surprised at the lack of it on the Mini. That was a deciding factor in purchasing it for many people. Well if you were one of those, then this next rumor is for…

A&E, HISTORY, and Lifetime launch iPad apps for Xfinity customers

One of the best things about the iPad is watching movies on it. Its screen is bright and big, but portable enough that it isn’t bothersome. Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon Instant Video are just a few of the ways that you can enjoy videos through your iPad. That selection is getting a lot bigger if you’re an Xfinity customer. A&E, HISTORY, and Lifetime…

WSJ: iTunes 11 expected to debut today

If you’ve been using iTunes then you probably are aware of the constant delays with the upcoming version, iTunes 11. It was supposed to come to consumers in October, but was delayed to due technical issues and Apple wanting it to be perfect. After a month and a half of delays, it would appear that the updated iOS media player is finally on its…

Rumor: New iMacs to go on sale November 28th

It’s that time of the year again and no I don’t mean Christmas. Apple has already made announcements regarding product refreshes to the long overdue iMac line, but now the game of guessing when they will be put on sale begins. If you’ve been eagerly awaiting news on the new iMacs, then this rumor, fresh off the mill, is for you. According to Belgian…

Canadian iPhone users can unlock their iPhone for $75

Unlocked iPhones are not a new thing. They’ve been around almost as long as jailbreaking. While the concept has been around, it took a long time before major carriers started seeing it as profitable in the mainstream market. Now that many carriers have, though, it is much easier to unlock your iPhone and use it on any network you want, with nearly any plan…

Rumor: White iPhone 5 Glass Panel Leaked

As we get closer to the start of fall and the end of summer, more and more iPhone 5 leaks are coming out. There have been a ton of panels shown, some schematics, and there were even some purported cases leaked. While some of them appeared to be authentic, it should go without saying that all these leaks are nothing more than “I wanna’s” until Apple…

HTC profits dive 57% due to Apple injunction and economy

To say that HTC and Apple are friends would be the understatement of the century. The two companies have been at each others throat for so long now even I’m starting to wonder if it will ever end. HTC’s strength is that it has a ton of phones on many different carriers. Apple’s strength is…well, that it’s Apple. And it looks like HTC might be getting beat…

Truck with Apple products robbed by M16 wielding gunmen

You know your company is popular when people start robbing trucks that are simply carrying the product. That’s what happened this morning in France. Two drivers of a truck carrying Apple products were robbed by several men armed with M16 assault rifles. The story comes out of Nowhereelse.fr and Leparisien.fr. Luckily no one was hurt, but the robbers have…