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Posted On September 16, 2013By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News, Featured

Apple Asks Developers to Submit 64-bit Compatible Apps

Macrumors is reporting that Apple is asking iOS developer to submit 64-bit apps to take advantage of the power of the iPhone 5s all new A7 processor on the company’s developer site today. Apple went on to explain that sometime next month they will allow developers to create a single app binary that supports 32-bit on iOS 6, as well as 32-bit and 64-bit iOS 7. According to the website: You can submit 64-bit apps for iOS 7 today that take advantage of the power of iPhone 5s. Xcode can build your appRead More

Posted On February 19, 2013By Storm WilliamsIn Tech Quotes

Apple Releases iOS 6.1.2 Software Update

iOS 6.1.2 Software Update Apple has released iOS 6.1.2 for iPhone 3GS and later, iPad 2 and later, iPod touch 4th generation and later and iPhone 5. The update pledges to fix a bug that affected users of Exchange calendar which could increased network activity and reduced battery life. Release Note: [quote] Fixes an Exchange calendar bug that could result in increased network activity and reduced battery life.[/quote] Tech Quotes..quotes from the best tech news and writings on the web.Read More
The folks at Firecore continues to do a splendid job in turning your Apple TV into a ‘supercharged’ Apple TV with the release of aTV Flash (black) 2.2 and a new SeasOnPass update. Firecore Blog: [quote] The wait is over, and today we’re happy to release updated versions of aTV Flash (black) and Seas0nPass that support the recently released 5.2 (iOS 6.1) Apple TV software. Big thanks goes to the evad3rs for making much of this possible. Hooray for Bluetooth! To the delight of many loyal users, Apple officially added support for Bluetooth keyboards inRead More

Posted On February 5, 2013By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News

9to5mac: ‘Radio Buy Buttons’ found in iOS 6.1

  iRadio – ‘Radio Buy Buttons’ found in iOS 6.1 9to5mac is reporting that a new ‘radio buy buttons’ has been found in iOS 6.1. According to the report, the new functionality was discovered  on a  jailbroken iPads with iFunBox. From the report: [quote] The files are called some variation of “radio button” with an icon that looks similar to the radio icon that used to be in iTunes for Mac (it was traded for a more prominent top location in iTunes 11 without the antenna tower). The iPad music app currently doesn’t have any radio functionality,Read More

Posted On January 28, 2013By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News

Apple’s iOS 6.1 Is Now Available To Download

Apple has just release iOS 6.1 for iPhone 3GS and later, iPod touch (4th generation) and later, iPad 2 and later. The Cupertino-based company has also released Apple  TV 5.2 alongside iOS 6.1. The new features in iOS 6.1 include: Apple’s  Maps API updates LTE support for more carriers Purchase movie tickets through Fandango with Siri (USA only) Redesigned music control buttons iTunes Match subscribers can now download individual songs from iCloud New features in Apple TV 5.2: Bluetooth keyboard support Up Next menu Enhanced iTunes in the Cloud service. AbilityRead More
Steve Wozniak Not I’m Not Impress New jOBS Biopic   The Verge is reporting that, Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak is not impressed with the new jOBS biopic, starring Ashton Kutcher  and Josh Gad. According to Steve Wozniak: [quote] I was approached early on [for JOBS], I read a script as far as I could stomach it and felt it was crap. The Sony people got in contact with me too and in the end I went with them. You can’t do both [films] and be paid. The early script did things like promote drugs inRead More
Today Apple posted a new television commercial for the “Do Not Disturb” feature in iOS 6.0. The ad features superstar tennis players Serena and Venus Williams playing ping-pong against the narrator. From the ad: [quote] Ever had a really cool dream? I’m having one right now. I don’t want to be disturbed. And I won’t because before I went to sleep, I set this. Now my iPhone knows not to ring unless its important. Cause disturbing this would just be… Wrong.[/quote] Ironically MacRumors earlier today today revealed that the  “Do Not Disturb” feature malfunction on New Year’sRead More
Apple has proven many analysts and Wall Street wrong by revealing that they have sold over two million iPhone 5 in three days in China. “Customer response to iPhone 5 in China has been incredible, setting a new record with the best first weekend sales ever in China,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “China is a very important market for us and customers there cannot wait to get their hands on Apple products.” Writing for Fortune, Philip Elmer-Dewitt pointed out that one particular analyst got it dead wrong. According to Elmer-Dewitt: [quote] JustRead More
According to the Victoria police news website,Police have been called to help motorists who have become stranded within the Murray-Sunset National Park after using the Maps on their iPhone. According to the report, “tests on the mapping system by police confirm the mapping systems lists Mildura in the middle of the Murray Sunset National Park, approximately 70km away from the actual location of Mildura.” This is clearly bad news for Apple and suggest that the company needs to invested more time and resources into getting their Maps App fix ASAP.Read More
  Apple has announced today that the latest iPad, iPad mini and iPhone 5 will be launching in China next month. According to the press release: [quote] The Wi-Fi versions of iPad mini and fourth generation iPad with Retina™ display will be available in China on Friday, December 7, and iPhone 5 will be available on Friday, December 14. iPad mini and the new fourth generation iPad with Retina display are currently available in 42 countries, and iPhone 5 is available in 47 countries,The iPhone 5′s Chinese debut will be preceded by the launchRead More
  General Motors has announced that they will be integrating   Apple’s Siri into they vehicles. The functionality will be integrated into the new Chevrolet Spark (1LT, 2LT) and Sonic LTZ and RS models, which will be available early next year. According to the press release: [quote] Through the cars’ standard Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system, customers with a compatibleiPhone* running iOS 6 can direct Siri to perform a number of tasks while they safely keep their eyes on the road and their hands on the wheel. To further minimize distraction, Siri takes hands-free functionality even furtherRead More

Posted On November 20, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News

Apple News Roundup: iTV In 2013 & Siri In OX 10.9

According to a report from Appleinsider, Piper Jaffray analyst – Gene Munster has issued a note to investors indicating that in 2013 Apple will be adding new products to the their current offerings. Munster once again posited that the Cupertino-based will be releasing  a television set in time for the holiday 2013 shopping season. He expects the product to be priced between $1,500 and $2,000, with screen sizes between 42 and 55 inches. Seriously, Apple should name at least one feature of this iTV – Gene. The guy has been beenRead More