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Supposed Foxconn sketch provides first glimpse of rumored iPad Pro

An iPad Pro render has emerged, shown above, apparently via a source within Apple’s manufacturing partner Foxconn, according to Nowhereelse.fr. The internal sketch is said to represent the upcoming ~12-inch iPad and gives us what could be our first glimpse of the larger tablet and some of its physical design aspects. According to the report, the source…

The TiP Weekly: Bumper 2014 retrospective/2015 speculation edition

It’s the first weekend of 2015 and that can only mean one thing — it’s time for The TiP Weekly! We took a short break over the holidays — and how you all did too! — but we’re back this week with a bumper edition of the Weekly catching you up on all of Apple news from the last two weeks. As you know, tech moves fast and it can be hard to…

I is for iTunes: Bono not sorry for free U2 album release

Remember iTunesgate/U2gate/Songs-of-Innocence-gate? Well, it turns out that, on reflection, U2 frontman Bono was not all that impressed with the negative public reaction to the band’s free album landing in every iTunes user’s library. In a personal look-back at 2014 posted on U2′s site, Bono lavishes praise on Apple and its efforts in music while…

Adam’s Apple Wish List for 2015

This post is part of our “2015 Wish List” series! The series highlights TiP staffers’ hopes for the year in Apple tech, however likely they may be. You can follow along with all entries in the series HERE. We’ve just landed in 2015, and our attention has shifted from the behemoth of a year that was 2014 to the gargantuan 2015 Apple looks set…

Here are the goodies included in Apple’s 2015 Japanese “Lucky Bags”

Apple’s 2015 “Lucky Bag” promotion is underway in Japan and early reports indicate that some big-ticket items are included. the bags went on sale at 8am local time with this year’s contents quickly revealed by buyers. Every year the bags, sold in Japanese Apple Stores, contain a number of Apple gadgets and accessories and are sold with some containing…

2015: What does Apple have in store?

2015 is upon us! While 2014 was an incredibly important year in Apple’s history, we know the company does not plan on slowing down this year. We take a look at everything Apple has in store for 2015 — from the rumors to the dead certs — in order to see what the Apple landscape will look like over the next twelve months. Let’s dive in… Apple…

Class action lawsuit filed against Apple over iOS 8 storage space

This morning news surfaced that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Apple alleging that users are not informed of the storage space the iOS 8 update uses on devices. The plaintiffs claim iOS 8 can use up as much as 23.1% of a device’s advertised storage, depending on the device model. They allege that users are not well informed of this…

2014 in Review: The biggest Apple stories of the year

As 2014 draws to a close, it’s a great opportunity to look back at the last twelve months and take stock of the events that unfolded. For Apple, 2014 was an important year. As usual, little happened in the first half of the year in terms of new product announcements, prompting cries of Apple’s impending doom from some, and from WWDC onwards Apple…

Jailbreak developers to hold 1 hour tweak giveaway tomorrow

With the end of the year right around the corner, jailbreak tweak developer CP Digital Darkroom (@CPDigitalDarkroom) made plans to giveaway some of his tweaks for free through a jailbreak tweak he developed. After the reveal of the tweak (called Agape), many other jailbreak developers reached out to him to have their tweaks added to the giveaway. As of now,…