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Microsoft decides to go after iPad mini in latest ad

Microsoft has been on this ad campaign of finding different things Windows 8 tablets do that iPads do not. Well, those have consisted only of the iPad so far, but now Microsoft is going after the iPad mini in the latest ad (above). The ad shows the Acer Iconia W3, an 8.1 inch tablet running Windows 8. It shows how the Windows 8 tablet can play Halo, run the…

Age-old App Store security bug fixed by Apple at last

You may or may not be aware of a years-old App Store security flaw that allows potential identity thieves to access account information by exploiting unencrypted connections when a victim accesses Apple’s App Store. Well, it looks like Apple has finally ticked the issue off of its to do list, and enabled encryption when a device tries to connect to its…

Chairman of Apple board talks product creation and Steve Jobs

Arthur Levinson, also known as Chairman of Apple’s board and former Genentech CEO, spoke at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business yesterday. Fortune was there to listen in on the talk, and got some interesting tidbits out of it. One of the subject brought up was of course the former CEO, Steve Jobs’ death in 2011. When asked what it was like to work…

Kyle’s top 5: Jailbreak Tweaks for iPhone 5

So the evasi0n jailbreak is out, and it’s been downloaded a lot. If you haven’t yet, you can check out how to here: OS X, Windows. Well here I have put what my top 5 tweaks you should install are, as I’ve been doing some research the past week to see what I’m most looking forward to. Check it out below. 1. Auxo – $1.99   This was the very…

Weather app crashing for some after evasi0n jailbreak

Have you jailbroken yet? If so, you may want to check your weather application. Users from all over the interwebs (including myself) are coming out with reports of the weather application crashing after jailbreaking using the new evasi0n method that was just released. Other than this bug, and Cydia’s severs getting overloaded from all the heavy traffic,…

Number of babies named after Apple, Siri, and Mac increase in 2012

This made me laugh, honestly. According to BabyCenter’s most recent list of baby name usage, the name “Apple” jumped 585 positions for girl’s names, 15% over last year’s place. For boys, the name “Mac” rose 12% over last year. You can’t forget Siri, Apple’s digital assistant, who saw a rise of 5% in girl’s names. Like I said, this news just kind of made…

Buy a Mac after June 11th? You get Mountain Lion for free

Purchased a new Mac recently? Apple has got you covered on Mountain Lion. If you purchased a Mac after June 11th you will be able to claim your copy of Mountain Lion through Apple’s Up-to-Date program. If you are eligible, you will have 30 days after the launch of OS X 10.8 to request your free upgrade. When Mountain Lion goes live in the Mac App Store,…