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iPad Air goes through torture tests, doesn’t fare well

If the thought of watching an expensive new iPad Air get destroyed horrifies you, I won’t blame you for not watching the video embedded below. I am one who hates to see awesome technology go to waste, and these types of videos pain me to watch. Especially since I don’t even have an iPad Air. Just watching people destroy them to test the limits is…

iOS 7 beta 5 could drop as soon as today

Rumors are beginning to float around that iOS 7 could be taken to beta 5 as soon as today. Why so early? Well, Apple was on a role with releasing a new iOS beta every two weeks on Monday, then was disrupted by the intrusion that occurred to the iOS developer center a week or two ago. Well, according to a few rumors, Apple could be looking to get back on the…

App Store features 6 incredible offers

Today, the App Store has been graced with several really awesome discounts on some fantastic apps. Picked up on by 9to5 Toys, deals include some awesome App Store games, and a couple of really useful apps too. Crazy Taxi: $0.99 The smash hit driving game that defined my childhood today sees its lowest iOS price ever, down from $5. Crazy Taxi is…

GTA Vice City iOS price drop

  Rockstar’s classic title has today dropped the price of the second installation in the GTA series, from $4.99 to just $1.99 The 10th anniversary of Grand Theft Auto Vice City marked the games’ release on iOS. The game was lauded for the way in which it utilised touch screen controls on what was originally a controller based game. The…

Report: Apple’s worldwide tablet shipments share drops below 40%

We all know the iPad sells well (well other than BlackBerry’s CEO). But how well? According to a report coming out of IDC, the iPad maker’s shipments have dropped below 40% of the total tablet shipments. However, it was still at least doubling the second place manufacturer, which was without much surprise, Samsung. This however has shown that over the past…

AAPL at lowest price since 2011: $400 per share

Following the opening bell on Wall St this morning, Apple’s stock has reached its lowest price since 2011, briefly dipping to a low of $400 per share. The price marks a spiral of decline ever since Apple’s record highs of over $700 per share at the beginning of 2012. Apple’s stock price has now come full circle since Tim Cook grabbed the top job,…

Apple files patent to prevent drop damage

Yesterday it emerged that Apple has filed for a rather audacious patent which seeks to prevent the significant damage of an iPhone when it is dropped. The patent was published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office yesterday, and it showcases Apple’s latest technology venture, suggesting Apple has been working overtime in a bid to alleviate damage…

TiP Daily: Jan 14, 2013 [VID]

TiP Daily Jan 14, 2013: Apple’s stock has dropped following news that the company halved its iPhone 5 component orders, a new concept shows a quick and easy way to enable Do Not Disturb, and more! – Do Not Disturb concept: http://tinyurl.com/aeynyao – APPL stock drop: http://tinyurl.com/bzm7wst – Car drives in IL Apple…

Is Apple losing its innovative touch? [Editorial]

In the last 8 weeks, $165bn has been wiped from the market value of Apple. The decline began in mid-September; following an all time high of $702, stock has dropped to $543.94. The total market value loss is equivalent to the entire value of the Coca Cola company, a frankly astonishing figure. What may be more astonishing is the fact that Apple can absorb…