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Apple Announces Apple Pay Mobile Payments

Posted on September 13, 2014 by

Apple announced Apple Pay, a new service that lets you securely make credit card transactions using NFC on the new iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch. Unlike other phones that currently have NFC payment systems, Apple’s is built around security and privacy…..and, it just works. Press Release: Apple Pay supports credit and debit […]

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Apple Announces iOS 8 Available September 17

Posted on September 13, 2014 by

Apple announced that iOS 8 will be released on Wednesday, September 17. iOS 8 includes new Messages and Photos features, QuickType Keyboard, iCloud Drive, new health app and much more. It is available as a free software update for iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPod touch 5th generation, iPad 2 and after. […]

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Apple Announces iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Posted on September 9, 2014 by

Apple announced a bigger iPhone today, the iPhone 6 and the even bigger iPhone 6 Plus. The iPhone 6 has a 4.7-inch screen and starts at $199 while the iPhone 6 Plus has a 5.5-inch screen and starts at $299. The iPhone 5S now sells for $99 while the iPhone 5C is the new free […]

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Apple Unveils Apple Watch – ‘Most Personal Device Ever’

Posted on September 9, 2014 by

Apple is revolutionizing the watch market with the upcoming release of the Apple Watch, scheduled for release in early 2015. Apple Watch will be available in three collections; Apple Watch with a polished or space black stainless steel case and a choice of straps; Apple Watch Sport, with a space gray or silver anodized aluminum case […]

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Apple Sends Invitations for September 9th Media Event

Posted on August 28, 2014 by

Apple sent out invitations confirming a media event on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 10:00AM Pacific Time. The invitations include the tagline “Wish we could say more.” The event will be held at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, CA. Apple’s events are usually held at the Yerba Buena Center in San […]

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New Apple Patent Application Describes Siri for Mac

Posted on August 9, 2014 by

It looks like Apple is working on bringing Siri to Mac OS X. A 92-page patent application for an “Intelligent digital assistant in a desktop environment” describes a technology that goes much further than Mac’s current voice dictation feature. AppleInsider describes it like this: Like the current iteration of Siri, limited to iOS, Apple’s desktop version is […]

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How to Enable Tab Completion in Mac OS X Terminal

Posted on July 12, 2014 by

Tab completion isn’t enabled by default in Terminal on OS X, but following these simple steps will give you access to this awesome feature. Launch Terminal and make sure you are in the home directory. Use pico, nano, vi or whatever your favorite text editor is to edit/create .inputrc, I’ll use pico for this walkthrough. […]

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Vimeo Announces New Apple TV Design with Simplified Navigation

Posted on July 9, 2014 by

Vimeo announced a “sleeker, easier-to use” redesign of their Apple TV app. The updated app offers simple navigation, monthly favorites, content filtering and more. New features of the Vimeo Apple TV app include: Simplified navigation – Vimeo says they took their old menu, cut it down to the essentials, and then put it at the top of the screen […]

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Photos and Video of Rumored 4.7-inch iPhone 6 Rear Shell

Posted on July 9, 2014 by

Rumors keep going around about Apple’s next-generation iPhone, which will most likely be called iPhone 6. These latest images were sent to MacRumors and claim to be the rear shell of a 4.7-inch iPhone. There is also a video showing a similar version of the part. As in previous rumored iPhone 6 shells, the Apple […]

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iOS 8 Code Hints to Split-Screen Multitasking

Posted on June 11, 2014 by

Apple didn’t mention anything about split-screen multitasking at its Worldwide Developers Conference, but developer Steven Troughton-Smith notes iOS 8’s internal SpringBoard includes code that allows apps to run side-by-side in multiple sizes. This feature is reported to only work in landscape mode and with the latest iPad Air. We’ll have to wait and see if […]

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