Apple

Known as one of the top companies for electronic products, Apple has left a big impression in the tech industry. In this section, you’ll find broadcasts of its latest updates where they relate to new features, tools, and apps for PC and mobile.

Windows 7 Enterprise Security is better than OS X

Researchers at Black Hat have said that they've found Windows 7's Enterprise security to be better than that of Apple's OS X operating system. The problems for OS X seem to stem […]

Apple to pioneer USB Drive Software

I'vee been waiting patiently for this moment for years and it comes as no surprise to me that it's Apple leading innovation in the software sales market.  The company launched their new […]

iPad Passes 1% of all Browsing, Can Apple's Rise Ever be Halted?

The iPad's rise and rise has now surpassed 1% of all web browsing, according to figures released by NetMarketShare. While Internet Explorer, in its various guises, has dropped again in market share to […]

Which Tech Company are you most Aligned to?

The computing industry is unlike any other in the way that it divides people into one camp or another. People sometimes become fanatical about the way they follow one company, and they […]

Apple Drops Black MacBook Air for Being Disgusting

Apple last year had problems making its black iPhone 4 white, and now it appears the company has also had issues making it's lovely silver Macbook Air black. It's been rumoured for […]

Apple's iCloud Service Not Supporting Windows XP

Apple introduced their new cloud hosting and synchronization service iCloud two days ago. We have covered Apple's iCloud service on the date of announcement, but we have looked at the features mostly. […]

Is OS X Lion hinting at a Mac Tablet?

Yesterday Steve Job's unveiling of a host of new Apple products and services was very well received, including the official product tour for the next version of OS X on the Mac […]

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Apple To Patent Anti Piracy Technology

Have you ever seen people at concerts holding an iPhone up in the air, trying to record the live performance (and probably uploading it somewhere later on as well)? But they usually […]

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Apple’s Growing Up and Getting Big Boy Scareware

A couple of weeks ago word started spreading to Apple forums that there was malware installed on some systems. Discussion has continued to grow, and even security companies have reported that there […]

Watch out! The Future is Coming!!

There's been so much news in recent weeks about stuff that's going to turn into our computing future that I'm hardly surprised most people have failed to join the dots. If you […]

Steve Jobs Official Biography Coming in 2012

Publisher Simon & Schuster have announced that the first official biography of Apple supremo Steve Jobs will be published early in 2012. "iSteve: The Book of Jobs" from Walter Isaacson marks the […]

Nothing Important Happened Today

I took delivery of my new Windows 7 Tablet today, an ExoPC Slate, on the day ironically when Apple unveiled the iPad 2 to the world.  It's thinner, lighter and has two […]

Does Apple show how Shadow Copy is supposed to be done?

Tech blogger Long Zheng has today published an article directly comparing the Previous Versions feature in Windows 7 to the Versions function in OS X Lion, the forthcoming update to Apple's desktop OS. He […]

Are Apple Prepping LightPeak for the Next iMacs?

When Intel first announced its new LightPeak device connection technology the sweaty masses got very excited indeed.  This replacement for USB would be based on fibre-optic technology and offer gigabits of data […]

Apple Considers Cheaper iPhone

It's been the question that people have now been asking for a couple of years.  Why do Apple just have one iPhone on the market at a time?  If you look at […]

Apple Shareholders Want Jobs Succession Plan

A proposal from Apple shareholders has been backed by the influential US investor advisory firm, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS).  The proposal wants Apple to lay out a succession plan for the company […]

Apple's Retina Display is Perfect, Stop Trying to Beat it!

I'm not known for applauding Apple so I'll give you a moment to pick yourself off the floor before I get into the thrust of this article.  I genuinely believe though that […]

Steve Jobs to Take Leave of Absence from Apple for Health Reasons

It's been announced by Apple that CEO Steve Jobs will be taking a leave of absence on the advice of his doctors. He will remain in the position of CEO and continue […]

iPad 2 Features Leak

Update: Apple in the meantime released new versions of the iPad. At the time of writing this update, 4th generation iPads are available including an iPad Mini. Suggested features for the iPad […]

Apple personal computer sells for $210,000 (and it's not even a new one)

Okay, so I might poke fun at the price Apple charges for its computers, but this one is truly antique.  One of the very first Apple personal computers, first sold as a […]

iOS 4.2 arrives as the iPad gets multi-tasking

The latest version of Apple's iOS operating system has been released today and it brings with it several welcome enhancements, not the least of which is multi-tasking for the iPad, iPhone (3G, […]

Steve Jobs - The Action Figure

Update: The action figure is not available anymore. You find other Steve Jobs toys on sites like Amazon for example. There you find Steve Jobs Lego figurines for instance. It was only […]

Is Apple about to kill MP3?

It's long been rumoured that Apple will launch a streaming music service to rival (erm... their rival) Spotify.  Now the company is talking up "an exciting announcement from iTunes" tomorrow with the […]

How the Microsoft Kinect Tech Almost Went to Apple

Update: Microsoft has since then integrated Kinect system in the recently released Xbox One gaming system and also made it available for computers running Windows as well. Update 2: Since Kinect raised […]

Apple passes RIM, becomes 4th Largest Mobile Phone Vendor

It's finally happened that embattled Blackberry Maker, Research in Motion, has lost the 4th spot of mobile handset manufacturers to Apple. Figures from IDC and published by Engadget show that the league table […]

White iPhone 4 Delayed... Again!

Apple has encountered some problems with the hardware in it's iPhone 4, most notable with signal problems and with the glass covers cracking.  This may be behind the further delay of the […]

Steve Jobs hits out at Android

While Google's executives have recently been attacking Microsoft's Windows 7 and Windows Phone platforms, Apple supremo Steve Jobs has now stepped in to hammer Google's Android operating system. While not attacking the […]

Windows Phone 7 Sync for Mac coming by end 2010

Update: Microsoft has renamed the Windows Phone 7 Connector for Mac application to Windows Phone app for Mac. Mac users can download the program for their operating system from the Windows Phone […]

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Restore Music And Videos From Apple Devices To iTunes

A hard drive crash can put a big dent into a computer user's music and video collection, if there are no backups. Sometimes though there are other possibilities on how to recover […]

iPad halves laptop sales

Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn has said that the iPad has halved sales of laptops at the popular store in an interview with the Wall St Journal.  As a result shoppers at […]

Apple's bumper case improves antenna performance

After the Antennagate affair of a few months ago where it was revealed that if you held the new iPhone 4 a certain way the signal would drop out, and the resulting […]

iOS 4.1 Jailbreak on the way, 1 day after the new OS launches

Apple's latest operating system version for the iPhone and iPod Touch was launched only one day ago, but already it's official that it's been jailbroken. A message posted by MuscleNerd on Twitter […]

iOS 4.1 now available for iPhone and iPod Touch

In a way it's odd and unusual that technology companies, that usually want you to buy the very latest version of the thing you only bought a year ago, are so willing […]

Apple applies for anti-Jailbreak [spy] patent

Jailbreaking Apple's iPhones has has a lot of publicity of late with new tools making it easier than ever before to unlock the iPhone so it can be used across networks and […]

Windows Live Sync for Mac now Available

Windows Live Sync, formerly Live Mesh and part of the new Windows Live Essentials 2011 Suite is now available for the Apple Mac, as reported by Windows Observer.  The beta can be […]

Troubled iPhone Chief leaves Apple

The iPhone 4 has not been a phone launch without controversy, namely the Antennagate scandal.  Now Mark Papermaster, the executive in charge of engineering at the Cupertino company, has left only weeks […]

iPhone / iPad Security Flaw Risk

Hackers have moved in the last few years away from attacking platforms such as Windows, and instead on to attacking software.  This is in a large part because the security of operating […]

Apple updates iMac and Mac Pro computers

It's not all good news this, sorry to have to break that to you early on.  Apple have updated their iMac and Mac Pro computers for 2010 / 2011 and they have […]

Apple profits up on iPad and iPhone 4

Apple profits leapt past expectations for the three months to June 26th on the back of the iPad and iPhone 4 launches. The company's income was $3.25bn (£2.1bn) for the period, up […]

Apple calls surprise iPhone4 Press Conference

Apple has called a surprise new conference for Friday 16th July to talk about the iPhone 4.  The company has refused to give details about whether they will talk about the antenna […]


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