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Verizon lawyer calls on President Obama to veto ITC iPhone ban

As a result of one of the many on going court battles between Apple and Samsung, the ITC issued a ban on the iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4 and iPad 1 and 2 that is set to come down on August 5th. The 3G, 3GS and original iPad aren’t necessarily things to worry about, however the iPhone 4, that is something many people still buy. This ban only affects the AT&T…

Apple’s new VP destroyed iPhones in his former employment

A Tweet from CNBC yesterday revealed that Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch plans to leave his former company to join Tim Cook at Cupertino. An Adobe statement confirmed that he will leave in 2 days time (March 22), the move has also been confirmed by Apple. Lynch will serve as Apple’s Vice President of Technology, however, it appears Apple may have relaxed their…

Tim Cook to attend State of the Union address with Michelle Obama

For those of you who will be watching the State of the Union address by President Barack Obama tomorrow, you may see a surprising face sitting near the president. CNET has confirmed with the White House that Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook, will be attending the State of the Union address, and he will be seated next to First Lady Michelle Obama. While this may…

Former Vice President Al Gore buys $29 million in Apple Stock

  Well played, Al Gore. The former Vice President of the US decided to take advantage of his stock options at Apple to take home some $29 million worth of shares. With the current price of stock for AAPL being around $498, and his options dropping that cost for him to a mere $7.475, he only spent around $441,000 on them. Just how many shares…

iPhone is smartphone of choice for former Windows president

I’ve never been one to bash Windows Phone. For me, it’s a refreshing change to the complex widgets and icon-dense layouts of the likes of Android and iOS, opting for a unique tile layout instead. But the slickness and simplicity of the operating system apparently isn’t enough to persuade Steven Sinofsky, the former president of Microsoft’s Windows…

Phil Schiller to be questioned by Samsung in post-trial deposition

Phil Schiller, Apple’s Senior VP of Worldwide Marketing, will be questioned by Samsung in a post-trial deposition. It was revealed today that Samsung will be allowed a 3-hour period to query Schiller on matters associated with Apple’s requests to ban some of Samsung’s products (which were found by a jury to be in violation of Apple’s…

Romney campaign releases iOS app to announce VP pick

Social media and technology is the way to connect nowadays, and when it comes to getting the word out about political news, the same is true. The Romney for President, Inc just released an app onto the App Store named “Mitt’s VP.” The app will be used by Mitt Romney to announce his choice of Vice President for the election that is less than 100 days…

Jony Ive talks at the British Embassy’s Creative Summit

Sir Jonathan Ive is surely one of the better known Apple employees. If you are an Apple fan in any way shape or form, you need to know who this guy is. In case you don’t though, Jony Ive is the Senior Vice President of Industrial Design at Apple. He is well known as the man who designs nearly every Apple product that you probably own. Ive recently…