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iOS 6 Features Apple Didn't Show At WWDC 2012
June 16 2012 10:26 AM EDT
As expected, Apple unveiled iOS 6 -- the next-gen mobile operating system for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch -- the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco. Nobody knew what Apple would include in its latest update for iOS, but with more than 200 new features added to the mobile platform, this will the most comprehensive update Apple has ever released to its mobile devices.
New Apple MacBook Air Specs Released Before WWDC 2012 [REPORT]
June 11 2012 11:14 AM EDT
We're just a few hours away from the start of the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, which is expected to be one of the biggest Apple events of the year. Hours later, the company learned even more new specs, this time about Apple's thinnest laptop, the MacBook Air.
iOS 6 Golden Master Expected To Be Unveiled In Early September, iPhone 5 To Follow Later In The Same Month: Analyst
June 11 2012 9:00 AM EDT
At a time when all eyes are on Apple with its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) kicks off 10 a.m. PT on Monday at Moscone West center in San Francisco, a latest report said, citing an industry analyst, that Apple would unveil the iOS 6 Golden Master in early September, which would be followed by next-generation iPhone later the same month.
Apple iOS 6: Features We Hope To See Unveiled At WWDC 2012
June 11 2012 8:40 AM EDT
So much for doubling down on secrecy. On Friday, several San Francisco residents snapped photos of banners being raised in the Moscone Center's west exhibition hall, one of the event sites for Apple's 2012 Worldwide Developer's Conference (WWDC), for the iOS 6. Even though WWDC 2012 will apparently center around the Mac, Apple will nevertheless find time to introduce developers to new tools and features for the iPhone's and iPad's next-generation operating system.
WWDC 2012 Keynote Live: Where To Get Live Blog Coverage Of Apple's Annual Worldwide Developers Conference
June 11 2012 7:07 AM EDT
This year's Worldwide Developer Conference is all set to kick off 10 a.m. PT on Monday at Moscone West center in San Francisco. Here's is a list of websites where you can get the complete coverage of the Apple event. These sites will be live blogging the WWDC 2012 event.
Technology Focus: Just How Will ?Big Data? Tap The Cloud?
June 10 2012 10:21 AM EDT
By making the Internet universal and ubiquitous, though, technology also eroded corporate control. No longer will International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) or Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) completely control everything in their networks, despite their networks of worldwide data centers.
Apple iOS 6 Release At WWDC 2012? Banners For New OS Emerge In San Francisco
June 08 2012 4:24 PM EDT
Apple is expected to unveil a ton of new products next week at the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, but on Friday, Gadget Lab tweeted a picture from Wired's Roberto Baldwin of a banner put up in Moscone West, one of the WWDC event locations, which showcased iOS 6: The world's most advanced mobile operating system.
Apple?s Worldwide Developers Conference: New Product Highlights
June 08 2012 2:16 PM EDT
Thousands of software and application engineers have already sold out next week?s developers conference mounted by Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), the world's most valuable technology company. Here are four key highlights.
Rumored iPhone 5 Features: Apple Building Thinner, Superior Cameras [REPORT]
June 07 2012 4:39 PM EDT
Little by little, we've been piecing together the puzzle known as the iPhone 5. We already have a pretty good idea of what the iPhone 5 will look like, but we are still largely uncertain what will be inside the phone. According to a research note, Apple will make significant improvements to the entire camera infrastructure in the iPhone 5, all while decreasing the overall thickness of the phone.
WWDC 2012 Preview: Apple Expected To Update Every Mac; What About iPhone?
June 07 2012 12:15 PM EDT
We're just four days away from the start of the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, which is expected to be one of the biggest Apple events of the year. A new report says that Apple will introduce as many as 14 new Mac models at WWDC, including desktop computers (iMac and Mac Pro) and laptops (MacBook Pro and MacBook Air), among other products.
Netflix Dethrones Apple As Leader In Booming US Online Movie Business: Report
June 06 2012 7:59 AM EDT
Apple is no longer the leader in the U.S. online movie business, as Netflix has surpassed the Cupertino tech giant's iTunes services in 2011 to become the largest American online movie service in revenue terms, a recent report from market research firm IHS iSuppli has shown.
Xbox SmartGlass Debuts At E3 2012: Microsoft Beats Apple, Not Nintendo, With Integrated Living Room Solution
June 05 2012 11:55 AM EDT
On Tuesday, Microsoft unveiled a stunning new technology platform at the Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles called SmartGlass, which essentially connects the television and the Xbox to smartphones and tablets, letting users consume their media in a much simpler and more fun way.
Apple iOS 6 Features: Breaking Down The Rumors Before WWDC 2012
June 04 2012 3:17 PM EDT
It's been almost eight months since Apple released iOS 5, the most comprehensive update to its mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Now, in the weeks leading up to Apple's 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), insiders believe Apple will again announce a major update to its mobile platform and unveil iOS 6.
Apple 'iPhone 5': Major Features, Specs, Schematics Released By Repair Site [REPORT]
May 30 2012 4:24 PM EDT
As Apple prepares for WWDC in San Francisco, new parts and components for a sixth-generation iPhone have surfaced on the Internet, via Apple website 9 to 5 Mac. The images, which show the faceplates and backplates for a new black and white iPhone, appear to be legitimate. This could be the iPhone 5 we've all been waiting for.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Goes On Sale In 28 Countries With iTunes Rival Music Hub On Board
May 29 2012 9:11 AM EDT
Samsung Galaxy S3, the South Korean tech giant's flagship smartphone hit stores on Tuesday in 28 European and Middle East countries, including Germany and Britain. The company also claimed that the device would be offered by as many as 296 carriers in 145 countries by July.
iOS 5.1.1 Untethered Jailbreak: Absinthe 2.0.2, Sn0wbreeze 2.9.5 Released With Support For iPhone 4 GSM On Firmware 9B208
May 28 2012 7:46 AM EDT
Jailbreakers were warned to stay away from the new iOS 5.1.1 9B208 build for the fear of losing the current jailbreak. But that threat no longer exists now as both the Chronic Dev Team and iOS hacker iH8Sn0w have come up for rescue by releasing Absinthe 2.0.2 and Sn0wbreeze 2.9.5 respectively that add iOS 5.1.1 9B208 support for iPhone 4 GSM.
iOS 5.1.1 Untethered Jailbreak Released: How To Use Absinthe 2.0 On iPhone 4S, iPad 3, iPod Touch And More [VIDEO]
May 26 2012 12:50 AM EDT
All those users of an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad running on Apple's iOS 5.1.1 firmware are now able to break the technical shackles on their devices, thanks to Absinthe 2.0. The latest untethered jailbreak tool covers the majority of iOS devices, except for the third generation Apple TV.
Apple Tweaks iOS, Mac App Store: Is A Major Redesign Coming?
May 25 2012 12:54 PM EDT
Apple quietly tweaked its App Store platform for Mac computers and iOS devices, rebranding a few categories and adding new features. But while most users may not notice these subtle changes, it's possible that these moves are in fact a precursor to a larger, more wholesale redesign of the App Stores.
New Yahoo Axis Download Available As Desktop Plugin Or App [VIDEO]
May 24 2012 9:54 AM EDT
Yahoo Axis is on a mission to redefine the way users search for information. Offered by a free download, Yahoo Axis takes four major Web browsers - Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, and Safari - and alters them to display search results in a more convenient and visual format.
iPhone 5 Rumors: Apple Testing 3.95-Inch Prototypes Internally; Bigger Display Also Features More Pixels [REPORT]
May 22 2012 1:21 PM EDT
iPhone 5 rumors are heating up if Apple hopes to release the smartphone between June and October. The latest report comes from 9 to 5 Mac, which says it has independently heard that Apple is testing multiple versions of its sixth-generation iPhone, but the displays are not only bigger, but sharper, too.