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What a bigger iPhone would mean for developers

Rumors of a bigger iPhone have been around almost since after the original was announced back in 2007. While we got a bumped screen size with the iPhone 5 to the now standard 4-inch Retina display, there are rumors that the iPhone could get even bigger, with as big a display as 5.7-inch (which I don’t see happening). If you remember before the iPhone 5 was…

Pinterest for iPad updated with new look

Pinterest for iPad has gotten a new look with the latest update which brings the version up to 3.3. The iPhone version hasn’t had much of a change, with Pinterest instead choosing to focus on the iPad this go around in order to keep it fresh and new. Check out the full change log below: What’s New in Version 3.3 The iPad app has a fresh new look —…

Market set for ‘Made for iPhone’ hearing aids

Hearing aids designed specifically for the iPhone are set to hit the mobile accessory market very soon, according to reports. Around 2 years ago, Danish company GN ReSound announced that it was creating the LiNX, a hearing aid that would be the first ‘Made for iPhone’ accessibility accessory of its kind. Apple has been working alongside GN to make this…

Report: Apple bought Matcha for “recommendation algorithm”

Some news was making its way around the internet a few days ago about Apple supposedly buying a company by the name of Matcha, which made an application that would recommend TV shows, movies, and other content based on a user’s preference. The application disappeared back in May, with no word on why or when it would be back; if ever, that is. The news told…

iWork for iCloud beta pushed to Apple employees

Apple has made its iWork for iCloud beta available to Apple Store employees. An email sent to employees appears to show that the beta is now available to all Apple employees. Following its announcement at WWDC just 2 weeks ago, the iWork for iCloud beta was made available to developers shortly after. The service is due to be released this…

Damages in Apple vs. Samsung case lowered to $600 million (for now)

Just when you were beginning to miss the court cases, they are back. That’s right, more Apple vs. Samsung news for you, this one having to do with the $1.05 billion trial that happened in the United States. According to a new ruling from Judge Koh, $450 million of the damages awarded to Apple will be retried, as per the following quote from the…

Woz scared for Apple’s ‘cool’ image, believes the company should branch out to other ecosystems

In a recent Bloomberg interview, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak expressed his concern for Apple’s image, as well discussing the company’s appeal and exploring some rumors. It seems that Apple’s decline in share price since September has gotten Woz worried about  whether the company’s appeal is decreasing. As Woz said: “We used to have these ads, I’m…

Die Hard game lands just in time for movie release

With the new Die Hard movie coming out, it only seems right that the new Die Hard application is also out now. If you know anything about the new movie, or are a fan of Die Hard in any way, you would definitely love this game. Above is a video released with gameplay of the new app if you want to see it in action before buying, as it does cost $0.99. This…

Design patents for 4th-gen iPod and Newsstand icon won by Apple

Apple has just received two design patents from he U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; one for the nearly two year old Newsstand icon, and the other for the long-gone 4th generation iPod. The design patent for the 4th-gen iPod comes around nine years after the device’s first introduction, in 2004. Apple’s range of iPods is one of the biggest reasons for…

SurfacePad for iPhone 5 – Unboxing and Hands On [Gallery]

So I just got the SurfacePad for iPhone 5, and I thought I’d put up some unboxing pictures and give a little first impressions. The company that makes this case – or, sorry, the SurfacePad – is the same company behind the BookBook series, Twelve South. I’ve personally never owned one of its products, but have heard nothing but good about them, so when I…