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GTA Vice City iOS price drop

  Rockstar’s classic title has today dropped the price of the second installation in the GTA series, from $4.99 to just $1.99 The 10th anniversary of Grand Theft Auto Vice City marked the games’ release on iOS. The game was lauded for the way in which it utilised touch screen controls on what was originally a controller based game. The…

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…

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…

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…

Apple SVP of Hardware Engineering Bob Mansfield is retiring

  Bob Mansfield, Apple’s Senior Vice President of Hardware Engineering, is leaving the company. Mansfield has an impressive track record with the company. In 2005 he was leading the team of Mac engineers and in 2008 he was promoted to executive. In 2010, he added iPhone and iPad engineering leader to his resume, replacing Mark Papermaster. All…