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Interesting iOS 7 concept imagines ever-available drop down toggles menu

I know, it’s very easy to confuse a “toggle” with a “toogle”, but we’ll cut the designer some slack in this case. Instead of making use of the Notification Center drop-down drawer to add toggle switches, he’s imagined what it would be like if it was always available as an option in the top-right hand corner of the screen. Seemingly, it doesn’t matter if…

Apple union leader Cory Moll to quit Apple Store job

The founder of a union for Apple retail workers, Cory Moll, is to quit his job at Apple, it emerged today. Moll worked in San Francisco, and established the union in 2011 in pursuit of better pay and job prospects for Apple employees. He is well known for criticizing Apple’s treatment of its workers, but today tweeted this: Tomorrow will be my last day…

Vine tops App Store chart

Video sharing phenomenon Vine has climbed to the top of the iTunes App Store charts. The app, which allows users to record and share 6-second loops of video footage is currently the most popular free app on the App Store. Vine has risen to prominence ever since its Twitter takeover, releasing the incredibly cool VineTune music video creation system,…

EE to double UK 4G speeds in 10 cities

Everything Everywhere has announced plans to double the speed of its 4G network in 10 UK cities this summer. The move comes as part of the UK’s 4G rollout, which is still ongoing. Around 1 third of EE’s customers currently enjoy 4G speeds. EE has decided to really crank up speeds in the 10 biggest cities in the UK: Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff,…

Apple patents iTunes ‘credit’ system for offline purchases

A patent published today shows how iTunes users may soon be able to make music purchases whilst offline. Published today by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the patent is named “On-device offline purchases”, and it does pretty much what it says on the tin. The system would allow iTunes users to buy credits from iTunes, and store those credits for a…

Analyst believes iPhone 5S will be released in 3 screen sizes [Rumor]

Analysts say the craziest things. Whether it’s predicting an “iRing” accompaniment for a rumored iTV or that Apple will be a trillion dollar company, they have the tendency to be way off with their predictions at times. This time around analyst, Brian White (the same guy who spoke about the iRing, and made the $1T statement) predicts that there will…

WhatsApp chief denies Google buyout rumors

One of the biggest talking points online yesterday was Google’s purported takeover of the popular IM client, WhatsApp. According to speculation, WhatsApp was looking for close to $1 billion to secure a deal. A deal which, today, has been debunked by one of the company’s chiefs, Neeraj Arora. The executive spoke to AllThingsD and declined to comment any…

HBO Go updated for iOS, includes AirPlay multitasking

HBO Go is a great app for those of you who are movie junkies. For people that subscribe to HBO’s cable channel, you can stream shows and movies for free from your computer or iOS device. Today, the HBO Go app for iOS just got a little bit better. With the update, HBO has brought along the ability to multitask while using AirPlay, meaning that users can…

Ron Johnson, former Apple Retail Head, fired as JC Penney CEO

An interesting piece of news broke from the CNBC Twitter account today, having to do with Apple’s former Head of Retail Ron Johnson. Leaving in late 2011, he joined JC Penney as its CEO. Here is the tweet from CNBC that makes it worth mentioning: @CNBC: BREAKING: Ron Johnson out as J.C. Penney CEO – source Yep, that’s right – Ron Johnson is out as CEO at…

Mac Pro refresh coming this month?

Are you patiently (or impatiently) awaiting the inevitable Mac Pro refresh that Apple has been seemingly putting off forever now? You may be in luck, if this rumor pans out. According to MacDailyNews, we could finally see the “something great” that Tim Cook talked about last year within the month. From MacDailyNews: Our source offered no information as to…