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Nokia commercial calls out iPad for not having keyboard

Nokia isn’t new to the idea of making commercials subliminally aimed at Apple products; do you remember the zombies from using flash at night? The new owner of Nokia’s handset division also isn’t new to making such commercials, so when you combine the two, it was almost as if we could have expected something like this coming. This new commercial, which…

Jailbreak developer says there isn’t an A5+ bootrom exploit, but jailbreaking is “not even close” to being defeated

According to well known jailbreak developer, MuscleNerd, has said that there is no A5+ bootrom exploit, contrary to what some were hoping for considering the secrecy surrounding Joshua Hill’s newest “openjailbreak” development. A lot of rumors ended up coming from this, and one was the possibility of an A5+ bootrom exploit, which is a low-level exploit that…

BlackBerry CEO: No “reason to have a tablet” in 5 years

It may be safe to say that sanity has left the building up at BlackBerry headquarters. Just read the following quite from its CEO: In five years I don’t think there’ll be a reason to have a tablet anymore. Maybe a big screen in your workspace, but not a tablet as such. Tablets themselves are not a good business model. According to Thorsten Heins, the…

Bump update takes away feature to share iTunes media

It isn’t everyday that an application gets updated to take away a feature, however that is what has happened here. That’s right, Bump has been update to remove a feature, and that feature is one some will be sad to see go. With version 3.5.8, Bump is no longer able to share iTunes library media between devices. When opening the panel to share music…

Hide stock apps on iOS, no jailbreak needed [UPDATE: pulled from App Store]

Interested in hiding stock applications on your iPhone? Well, for a limited time (as it is guaranteed Apple will pull this app), you can do just that. “HiddenApps” lets you select applications you wish to hide, then it will fail. What? Yes, it will fail. After giving you a “idoodler.de would like to install ‘Poof’” popup, the download will fail, by design…

Mac Pro no longer available through Apple’s European online stores

We’ve now known for a while of Apple’s decision to discontinue the ageing Mac Pro, and we’ve seen lots of evidence to show that its successor will make its debut in the spring. However, today Apple has removed the ill-fated machine from its European online stores, some nine days shy of the date Apple promised for the device’s demise in the EU. Although…

Analyst: iPhone 5S to feature same design as iPhone 5

According to its recent 10-Q filing with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Apple’s purchase commitments for the March quarter are down over $3.5 billion compared to two quarters ago. This suggests that – unlike two quarters ago – Apple isn’t prepping manufacturing processes for a new iPhone design, thus offering some proof that the…

Apple no longer in top 20 “Most Trusted Companies for Privacy”

Ponemon Institute LLC has just posted its 2012 “Most Trusted Companies for Privacy” list, an independent research study on, as the name suggests, the trust in companies for the privacy practices. For the last 3 years, Apple has made an appearance on this list, but, as you can see above, it failed to make the list this year; just barely though, coming in…