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Evomail update brings iCloud and Yahoo support

Popular Gmail client Evomail has been updated to include Yahoo and iCloud support. Version 1.2.1 brings users the ability to include their iCloud and Yahoo Mail accounts, delivering on the promise to bring more email services to the app, allowing users to bring their emails together under one roof. Alongside this fantastic new feature is Dropbox…

Apple assembling crack team to build wearable tech?

According to reports, Apple has started putting together a team specializing in hardware and software based around medical sensors, complete with fitness experts, pointing to the development of an iWatch, or a similar wearable device. Amidst circulating iWatch rumors, sources close to 9to5 Mac have disclosed information of Apple assembling various…

iPhone accounted for 51% of Verizon smartphone sales in Q2

It has emerged today that the iPhone was responsible for over half of Verizon’s smartphone sales in Q2. According to Fran Shammo, Verizon’s Chief Financial Officer, Verizon sold 3.8 million iPhones, representing 51% of its total smartphone sales. The figures represent a slight drop over its first quarter postings, where it sold 4.1 million…

Apple in talks with LG over 4K displays [Rumor]

In a second rumor fresh from Digitimes, it has been suggested that Apple is in talks with LG over 4k displays, possibly pointing to the revived rumors of an Apple television set. The Apple television set has proven to be something of a wild goose chase in recent months. At times, analysts and suppliers have appeared convinced that an Apple television…

Apple doubles chip orders amidst iPhone 5S rumors

Reports from Taiwanese outlet DigiTimes are this morning suggesting that Apple has significantly increased its chip orders. Amidst growing rumors of a budget iPhone, an iPhone 5S and a new iPad, the publication suggests that Apple’s Q3 chip orders are more than twice that of Q2. Sources from supply chain partners estimate that chip shipments will grow…

Apple won’t autocorrect certain words

I have a love/hate relationship with autocorrect. It has saved me from hundreds of typos since I got my iPhone 5 in September, but it’s also led to some weird texts. For example, I tried to type “hola” to a friend today, and it was changed to “hills”. Not surprisingly, my friend was very confused as to why I was texting him “hills” out of nowhere….

New social network, Potluck, launched by Branch

Social networks can be both the most entertaining and most annoying part of our lives. I love checking Twitter when there are things that interest me (for example, I love a good iWatch rumor), but there are some things that aren’t interesting to me at all (I don’t need to see every meal you’re eating). For people like me, Branch has developed a brand…

Analysts: iPad sales are slowing, estimating 18.1 million sold in Q3

The iPad has always been a top selling tablet, beating out competitors in everything from marketshare to web usage, but it seems that growth may be slowing. Apple released the last update to iPad last fall with the iPad 4th generation and iPad mini releases, leaving an unusual blank in the April and May quarter, when the new iPad has been announced from the…