Tag Archives: iTunes

Limited time only: Staples offering $50 iTunes gift card for $40

In the run up to Christmas, we reported quite regularly on Apple deals to be found. In the quiet months it can be a rare find. Staples – which has only just started selling Apple goods – is offering 20% off its iTunes gift cards. Each customer can only buy 4 of them, but you’ll pay $40 instead of the full $50 retail price. Hit this Staples web page…

5-year old’s $2,550 in-app error refunded by Apple

I’m all for letting kids use my iDevices. In fact, I encourage it. There’s a wealth of great educational content for all ages on the App Store, as well as child-friendly games and books. It’s fantastic. Sadly, there is a downside: in-app purchasing. In essence, it’s a good idea. In the past it was a way to give consumers a taster of an app, before…

Evernote launches version 5.2 for iOS, crashing bug in tow

Evernote has just been updated on the App Store to version 5.2. Among the new features for iOS are those borrowed from the OS X version of the app, including: “Snippets • New Snippet View is great for quickly scanning your notes Better PDF Viewing • New PDF viewer  • Multipage preview screen for PDFs • Search inside of your PDFs to…

Jailbreak Tweak Review: DisableNC+

Today Matt shows us a tweak that will allow you to disable the notification center entirely or just in certain applications. Tweak: DisableNC+ Devices That Are Not Supported By Latest Jailbreak: iPhone 2G iPhone 3G iPod Touch 1G iPod touch 2G iPod touch 3G iPad 1 Apple TV 3 See If Your Device Can Be…

Apple raked in $3.4 billion for the music industry

As you may have heard earlier this week, the music industry actually grew in the past year for the first time since 1999. Of the $16.5 billion of revenue that was brought in by the music industry, digital downloads accounted for over $5.5 billion of the revenue, and iTunes downloads alone accounted for almost $3.5 billion. While it comes as no…

Confirmed: 11 new countries now have iTunes in the Cloud movies

  If you live in Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, or Sweden, welcome to the iTunes in the Cloud (for movies) party. All these European countries have had Apple roll out the service to them today. The official “iTunes in the Cloud and iTunes Match Availability” page over at Apple.com has…

Jailbreak Tweak Review: ActiveDock

Today Matt shows us a tweak called ActiveDock that brings an OS X style dock to your iOS device. Tweak: ActiveDock Devices That Are Not Supported By Latest Jailbreak: iPhone 2G iPhone 3G iPod Touch 1G iPod touch 2G iPod touch 3G iPad 1 Apple TV 3 See If Your Device Can Be Jailbroken!: http://mofodox.me/jbstats Matt’s Tech…

TiP Daily: Feb 21, 2013 [VID]

Jake Rosati

TiP Daily Feb 21, 2013: Rumors hint that Apple could be looking to redesign the next iPad mini, iTunes, the App Store and Calendars all experienced outages today, and more! – iTunes & App Store outages: http://tinyurl.com/a22k4to – iPad mini 2 leaks: http://tinyurl.com/afhfuqa – iPad 5 redesign: http://tinyurl.com/be8qfqn – Follow me on…