Tag Archives: Apple

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…

Apple seeking ban on Samsung phones following escape from iPhone 4 ban

Not but a few days from the presidential veto that prevented an import ban on certain Apple products, including the iPhone 4, Apple has turned around and requested that certain Samsung phones be banned from import. The devices that Apple is seeking to block from US shores are the ones found to violate Apple patents in the $1 billion verdict, as it is being…

1Password 4 for iOS discounted to encourage users to update in preparation for Dropbox syncing API changes

1Password is almost certainly the best password management app for iOS and Mac. In fact, I’d find it incredibly hard to live without it. Thanks to the ability to sync information across devices using Dropbox or iCloud it’s also one of the most widely used and secure. For a limited time, you’ll now be able to buy the iOS version of 1Password 4 for $7.99…

iOS 7 Tips: View Your Frequent Location History [VID]

Since the first betas of iOS 7 landed, we took some time out to cover all the major features. Now, it’s time to show you some of the less hyped about, but equally interesting features within iOS 7. Since Notification Center has now become something of a watered-down version of Google Now, it needs to have a more in-depth location service powering it….

iOS and Android take 92% of US smartphone market, Apple top manufacturer

A few years ago when it became clear that Android was a serious competitor to iOS in the smartphone race, I don’t think anyone would have written off BlackBerry as a platform. At that point, it still had time to improve and make it a true three-horse race. Sadly, that never happened and the latest report from comScore shows the true picture. We are now…

iTunes in the Cloud for Movies expanded to 8 more countries

When iTunes in the Cloud launched for the first time two years ago, it launched with some fantastic features including the ability to download any music from the cloud that you’d previously purchased. Last year, the same feature for movies was introduced to a handful of nations. Today, Apple rolled out iTunes in the Cloud for Movies to Austria,…