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Apple Launches iTunes U 2.0 with iPad Course Creation and Student Discussions

Posted on July 9, 2014 by

Apple released a big update to its iTunes U app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The app focuses on some nice enhancements for both students and teachers. iTunes U is available for free in the App Store. New Features in Version 2.0 Let the discussion begin The new iTunes U makes it simple for […]

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Deadmau5 Releases Subscription Music App for iOS

Posted on May 18, 2014 by

Electronic music artist deadmau5 has debuted a new subscription based app exclusively for iOS users. For $4.99 a month, users can access new music, live streams, chat boards and other bonuses. Check it out in the App Store. Subscribers can pay monthly for $4.99 or yearly for $44.99. Here’s what the app features: Live Video […]

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New Trailer for ‘Jobs’ Movie Staring Ashton Kutcher (Video)

Posted on June 21, 2013 by

“Jobs,” the Steve Jobs movie staring Ashton Kutcher, has its first trailer. The movie was originally going to be released last April 19, but it is now scheduled to arrive on August 16, 2013.

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Apple Brings All Day Battery Life to MacBook Air

Posted on June 10, 2013 by

Apple today updated MacBook Air with all day battery life, fourth generation Intel Core processors with faster graphics, 802.11ac Wi-Fi and flash storage that is up to 45 percent faster than the previous generation. The ultimate everyday notebook is now an even better value, with 11-inch models featuring double the storage and 13-inch models starting […]

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Apple Debuts ‘Music Every Day’ iPhone 5 Commercial

Posted on May 23, 2013 by

Apple released a new TV commercial showing how more people enjoy their music on the iPhone than any other phone, every day.

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Apple Buys ‘Indoor GPS’ Firm WifiSLAM for $20 Million

Posted on March 24, 2013 by

Apple purchased a small Silicon Valley startup, WifiSLAM. The company specializes in extending location data and positioning to indoor locations using WiFi triangulation. This can be used when GPS information is not available, and is expected to supplement Apple’s Maps app and compete with Google’s crowdsourced “Indoor Maps” project. According to the Wall Street Journal, […]

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Apple Debuts Two iPad Television Ads, ‘Alive’ and ‘Together’

Posted on February 19, 2013 by

Apple has released two new iPad commercials titled “Alive” and “Together.” The ads highlight some of the 300,000 apps made specifically for the iPad. Apps shown in the ads include AmpliTube, Style.com, GarageBand, TED, iMovie, iBooks,Dinosaur Zoo, Toca Hair Salon, The Lonely Beast ABC, Brian Cox’s Wonders of the Universe, Vimeo, Rockmate, Glow Hockey 2 HD, and FaceTime.

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Apple Hires Senior OLED Expert from LG Display

Posted on February 8, 2013 by

Apple has hired one of LG’s senior researchers in organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display technology, according to a report by OLED-Info. Apple has hired a new executive into its Display group – Dr. Jueng Jil Lee, a former research fellow at LG Display, who apparently was involved with printing technology research. Dr. Lee’s previous employee […]

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Apple Now Shipping 128GB iPad

Posted on February 5, 2013 by

Last week Apple announced they would double the storage size of the largest available iPad, with a release of a 128GB model. The company started taking orders today and there is a 1-3 day shipping estimate for most Wi-Fi only models, while the Wi-Fi + Cellular models ship in 3-5 days. The 128GB iPad with […]

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Apple Sells Record Number of Apple TVs

Posted on January 24, 2013 by

Apple sold 2 million Apple TVs during Q1 2013. This is a new record for Apple TV sales. According to these figures, Apple TV has grown 60% year over year, when comparing Q1 results in 2012 to the latest numbers for Q1 2013. This grown is even larger than the increase for both the iPad […]

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