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More iOS 7 features you haven’t heard about

Although the presentation over iOS 7 at today’s WWDC was pretty in-depth, there obviously wasn’t time to cover every little detail of iOS 7 during the keynote. Fortunatley, TUAW has brought to light some more features that weren’t talked about, even though these features appeared on a slide from the keynote. Below are some of the features that you may…

Download OS X Mavericks’ wallpaper now

For those of you who have seen the new standard wallpaper for Apple’s new Mac operating system OS X Mavericks, it is beautiful. It is the same green and blue wave that was featured on the OS X logo banner that was hung up right before WWDC. If you’re interested in having the wave background for yourself and don’t want to wait to download the whole…

iOS 7 revealed, but which features will work on your older iDevice?

So, by now you should now that iOS 7 has been released. If you didn’t, you should either check out our roundup post with all the new features or hit Apple’s events page to find out more. Although some of the features are incredible, there’s always that risk that older devices get phased out. The iPhone 3GS – understandably – won’t be getting the new OS…

Designed by Apple in California ad released

If you watched the WWDC live stream, you saw that Tim Cook ended his keynote speech by showing a brand new and touching ad for Apple. The new ad talks about the experience of the product and Apple’s goal when discussing products. “Will it make life better? Does it deserve to exist?” The video essentially discusses Apple’s thought process when designing…

Apple announces iTunes Radio

Apple has announced its long anticipated music streaming service, iTunes radio at WWDC 2013. The service seems to fall in line with the already-established services such as Pandora and Spotify. It’s free for all, and will feature adverts for normal customers, but will be ad-free for iTunes Match users. The service is to come built into iOS 7 on the…

New Mac Pro shown off at WWDC

While it was not expected, Phil Schiller took to the stage and made a surprise announcement. While it was not a complete and formal introduction, developers were given a “sneak peek” at Apple’s brand new version of the Mac Pro. For the first time in years, Apple has completely redesigned the Mac Pro both inside and out. For starters, the new desktop…

Apple OS X 10.9 “Mavericks” shown off, Finder tabs, multi-display full screen apps, and new Safari features in tow, skeumorphism disappears, release in the Fall

OS X has just gotten its new name and next version announced, and it is full of new features. Being dubbed “Mavericks,” the next iteration of includes (there’s a lot) tons of enhancements to Finder, multi-window support, multi-displays, Mission Control, Safari, power/memory usage, iCloud keychain, notifications enhancements, Calendar, no skeumorphism,…

50 billion apps downloaded, 600 million iOS devices sold, $10 billion revenue from App Store revealed

Tim Cook took the stage today at WWDC, and he made some big announcements when it comes to numbers of both apps as well as iOS devices. For example, Cook announced that over 50 billion apps have been downloaded, and there are over 900,000 apps available in the App Store as of today, including 375,000 apps built to be compatible with the iPad. With these…