Tag Archives: work

Apple slips to 35th best place to work, down from 10th last year

Over the past couple of years, we’ve been reading and hearing of various stories from within Apple’s business showing signs that staff are no longer as happy working for Cupertino as they used to be. Whether its complaints from within retail or elsewhere, it’s clear that it’s not all it’s cracked up to be. Still, overall, the feeling is good. Although…

BlackBerry Secure Work Space for iOS launched

Blackberry has announced the launch of its Secure Work Space, which is compatible with iOS, and also Android. Secure Work Space, announced in March, gives all of its users access to data and applications which lie behind corporate firewalls, without the need for VPN. The application is part of BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10, a system which is…

Evasi0n jailbreak doesn’t work on iOS 6.1.3, says one of the developers

  This is some unfortunate news. According to a developer on the evad3rs team, the developers of the evasi0n jailbreak, the software does not work with iOS 6.1.3. David Wang has confirmed to Forbes that one of the multiple exploits used in the jailbreak is fixed in the 2nd beta of iOS 6.1.3, and with one broken, it doesn’t work at all: If one…

Apple ranked 34th best place to work in 2013

Would you like to work at Apple? I know I would. Apparently it’s a pretty great place to work too, as it has just been ranked 34th in Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work” rankings. These rankings, which are based on anonymous feedback from employees, also listed Facebook as the number one spot as a place to work. Scrolling through the list, you’ll also see…

News: GuitarJack 2 works with Lightning adapters

Are you a guitar enthusiast? Have you heard of GuitarJack? Or maybe you already have one? Well if you answered yes to any, especially the last one, you will probably be happy to hear this. The GuitarJack website has just been updated to state that it will work with Lightning devices including the iPad mini, iPhone 5, iPod touch 5th gen, and iPad 4th…

Are Chinese students being forced to work at iPhone 5 factory? Report says so

This is an interesting report coming out of China. According to Shanghai Daily, students in China from Huai’an in Jiangsu Province are being “forced” to work in the Foxconn factories. The report is based on an anonymous post found online stating that the poster and “several other students from at least five colleges” are being made to work 12 hour…

Why Apple isn’t worried by Microsoft Surface keyboards

If you’re at all into tech news, you will have heard about Microsoft’s new Surface tablet and accompanying keyboard accessories. The tablet itself seems like it’s got a respectable set of internals and will, in all likelihood, be a formidable piece of hardware. Though, the attachable keyboard covers that Microsoft demoed with the Surface seem to be…

What do you use your iPad for?

I’ve always operated under the assumption that the iPad was a device designed for content consumption, as opposed to content creation. With it’s large, multitouch display, it’s great for watching movies, surfing the web or playing games. But because of it’s limited processing power (compared to a full-fledged computer) and lack of a physical keyboard, the…