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Apple being sued in Massachusetts over supposed selling of customer info

Apple is being sued – again. That phrase has been used more with Apple than any other company I can really think of, really. This time is it coming from three people in Massachusetts, however, and not another corporation suing out of jealousy of Apple’s success (looking at you, Samsung). According to plaintiffs Adam Christensen, Jeffrey Scolnick, and…

Personalized User Profiles for Netflix appear on some Apple TVs

If you are someone who was in on the beta for Netflix’s launch of personalized profiles earlier this year following the E3 announcement, and you own an Apple TV that you use to access Netflix, then you should be able to view your personalized profile on your Apple TV. The feature is not yet available to everyone, and is expected to be launched sometime in…

Apple granted ‘no look’ multi-touch patent

Apple has today been granted a rather interesting patent, focused on multi-touch user interfaces on portable devices. The patent, granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark office is described as a patent for “Playback control using a touch interface”. It describes a method of user interaction whereby users can input touch gestures whilst no content is…

Infographic: The typical jailbreaker on Reddit

If you’re into Reddit and jailbreaking, you may be familiar with r/jailbreak. This is a common place for jailbreakers to help each other out and learn about new themes and tweaks. Well, a Reddit user created a survey that included about 400 jailbreakers on Reddit. With the information gathered, the user created the cool infographic below. The goal was to…

Survey shows your typical female Mac user [Infographic]

According to a recent survey by BlueStacks, the typical female Mac user is freckled and can be found in a T-shirt and jeans with long black hair, and is under 20 years old. BlueStacks has software that allows you to run Android apps on the desktop, which currently is in beta for Mac. Without further ado, the infographic. I always find these to be a fun…

New Apple developer tool to increase user privacy?

Privacy is a big thing nowadays. A lot of companies are ramping up their security (Facebook?) and it looks like Apple isn’t going to stay out of it. Reports are coming out that they are planning to detail a new tracking tool for mobile developers that would protect privacy of iOS users better than current tools. The Wall Street Journal first revealed…