Tag Archives: Apple

Poll: Which will be Apple’s most important new product this fall: iOS 7, iPhone 5S or a new iPad?

This fall is set to be a busy one for the iPhone makers. We’re expecting a handful of new devices, but which will be the most important to ensure that Apple’s keep capturing the attention of consumers and changes common opinion that it may be lacking in ‘mojo’. We’re expecting to see the iPhone 5S land alongside the new operating system. iOS 7 is…

Ayecon jailbreak theme on sale for $0.99

When it comes to jailbreak themes for your iPhone, few have captured the attention of so many people in the way that ‘ayecon’ has. In fact, it’s one of the most popular themes to ever have landed on Cydia, and it was the only one I ever downloaded and actually kept on my phone after the initial excitement of having different-looking icons wore off. It’s…

DoJ claims publishers are “banded together once again” on day of Apple’s e-book hearing

Apple lawyers are set to be in court today to find out what the court will rule as the result of the guilty verdict against Apple for conspiring on e-book pricing. Being found guilty of price-fixing along with the publishers already, today’s hearing will simply tell us what any repercussions of such verdict will bring. The Department of Justice had released…

Apple’s board ‘concerned’ about innovation, or lack thereof?

Thanks to a decade of success in launching or re-inventing new product categories, the pressure on Apple to innovate is huge. In fact, I’d go as far as to say that no other manufacturer experiences the same pressure of expectation as Cupertino. And, since Steve Jobs passed away a couple of years ago, I’ve lost count of the times I’ve read articles or…

Rumor: VEVO app for Apple TV in the making

A rumor coming out of AdAge is making an interesting claim; apparently, VEVO may have an Apple TV application/channel in the works. Why is this interesting? Well, for the time being, Apple TV does not have any sort of App Store or SDK, so if this is going to be coming, it would have to come through an official Apple TV update from Apple, or become available…

Apple opening new R&D center in Taiwan?

There’s a new rumor making its way around the internet saying that Apple is going to be opening a new R&D (research and development) center in Taiwan soon. VR-Zone, the site responsible for the rumor, claims to have gained access to an internal Apple document outlining the opening of the R&D center that will be responsible for the “next generation…

Apple in search of iCloud mail engineer to build new anti-abuse system

Apple has been starting to have some issues with iCloud, and more specifically its Mail service. Now a new job posting has appeared looking for a “Sr. Software Engineer – iCloud.” Part of the description talks of experience with anti-spam and anti-abuse systems for mail, and that this is what they will be working on as well: Consider joining a small team…