Tag Archives: iCloud

Apple launching a new music streaming service, could it be a Spotify killer?

This morning, WSJ is reporting that Apple is developing a music streaming service. When iCloud was rumored last year, it was among the list of speculative guesses up until the fruit company announced iTunes Match. Instead of the expected streaming service, it was merely a cloud storage space for all your personal music. $25 per year being the cost, it’s…

Is the iTunes desktop client redundant?

Back at the turn of the new millennium, Steve Jobs proudly unveiled a new desktop client for managing digital music files. iTunes allowed users to “rip” CDs and have them organized in to albums, playlists and artist categories. The simple and clean user interface was miles apart from the cluttered attention seeking mess found on Windows machines. With…

Apple planning to build a 500,000 square foot data center in Oregon

Apple loves its data centers, don’t they. They have a huge one located in North Carolina (that was recently under some sort of construction), and now they are getting their plans set to build a new one in Prineville, Oregon. They made the announcement in February, and in April it was found that $250 million would be going to the new development. Now,…

The man from Reno, he say “OK” to new Apple data center

I feel like I’m ripping off a memorable movie quote with my headline, but anyhow, Apple has been approved to build a new data center in Reno by the Nevada Board of Economic Development. In a bid to bring more meaningful employment to the area, the 350-acre storage center will be built near Sparks and should bring 200+ new jobs paying around $25 per hour…

TiP Daily: August 1, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily August 1, 2012: New rumors suggest the iPhone 5’s dock could be even smaller than expected, Apple has finally killed off MobileMe, and Amazon has made its Instant Video service available to iPad users. – Amazon Instant Video for iPad: http://tinyurl.com/cjkyula – The demise of MobileMe: http://tinyurl.com/copnwwt – iPhone 8-pin…

MobileMe finally dies as Apple officially closes iWork.com

The day has finally come: MobileMe is completely gone. Anyone visiting the MobileMe site will be redirected to iCloud, no longer even having the option to transition there account to iCloud as they have been able to this entire past month of July. Now, with August here and an iCloud revamp on the horizon with iOS 6, MobileMe no longer lives. The service…

Apple fixes iCloud: Breaks iMessage in the process

Apple claims that all problems with iCloud that surfaced yesterday have been resolved. Yesterday’s outage saw 50% of users unable to access documents, with others reporting erased emails and syncing delays. It does however appear that Apple have tried to slam a revolving door, because now iCloud has been fixed, Apple’s iMessage service is experiencing…

OS X Mountain Lion Hands On [VID]

Jake takes a quick look at OS X Mountain Lion, Apple’s latest OS X release. Some notable features include Notification Center, Reminders, Dictation, and more! – Follow me on Twitter: http://tinyurl.com/6xjt8hc – Check out my YouTube channel: http://tinyurl.com/d6nlxa7 – TiP on Google+: http://tinyurl.com/ceedz2n – Like Today’s iPhone on…