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Siri for iPad and Mountain Lion's 'Do Not Disturb' switch rumored on iOS 6

2012 iPhone's maybe-finished front appears with center camera, may straighten our FaceTime chats

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A claimed test sample of the 2012 iPhone's complete body has already made the rounds, but it was using a rough front panel that wasn't supposed to be wholly representative of the finished work. Frequent part leaker Apple.pro has uncovered a sample which might be closer to the real...
2012 iPhone's maybe-finished front appears with center camera, may straighten our FaceTime chats

Apple Removes UK Website Statement Regarding Galaxy Tab Design, Publishes Newspaper Acknowledgement

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Yesterday, we reported that Apple had been ordered a UK court to alter its published statement on its website acknowledging that the Samsung Galaxy Tab does not infringe upon the protected design of the iPad. The statement was required by an earlier court order, but Apple's version of the included...
Apple Removes UK Website Statement Regarding Galaxy Tab Design, Publishes Newspaper Acknowledgement

Mountain Lion isn’t a walled garden (yet), but it has a Gatekeeper

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With the consistent iOS-ifying of Mac OS X, and the introduction of Apple’s Mac App Store last year modeling the iOS App Store’s Apple-controlled distribution platform, some have questioned whether OS X will soon resemble the iOS ecosystem. That is, will Apple attempt to mirror the so-called “walled garden”...
Mountain Lion isn’t a walled garden (yet), but it has a Gatekeeper

Apple starts selling refurbished 'new' iPads for $50 less than MSRP

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Back when Apple's third-gen slate was originally unveiled to the world, the company very quietly slashed down the prices of its first and second generation refurbed iPads. Now, some five months after its triumphant launch in the US of A and other countries, Cupertino's started selling the pixel-packed new...
Apple starts selling refurbished 'new' iPads for $50 less than MSRP

iPad Mini Survives Dunk Test, Cracks in Drop Tests but Still Functions

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As is always the case with new iOS device launches, some early purchasers are interested in putting the products through drop tests and other experiments in order to test their durability. The iPad mini is no exception, and several drop and dunk test videos have already been posted. Android Authority...
iPad Mini Survives Dunk Test, Cracks in Drop Tests but Still Functions

Apple Sells Three Million iPads and iPad Minis in Opening Weekend

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Apple today announced that it has sold a total of three million iPads since the launch of the iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad on Friday. The number was not broken down into separate counts of iPad and iPad mini sales.Apple today announced it has sold three million iPads in just...
Apple Sells Three Million iPads and iPad Minis in Opening Weekend
Tim Cook confirms: Apple spending $100 million to build new Macs in Texas
Some Apple TVs may have Wi-Fi issues, but Apple plans to replace them for free

iPad Mini Component Costs Estimated to Begin at $188

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AllThingsD reports on an iPad mini teardown from research firm IHS iSuppli estimating the component costs for Apple's new iPad mini at $188 for the 16 GB model.The base model, a Wi-Fi-only 16 gigabyte iPad mini, which sells for a starting retail price of $329, costs about $188 to build....
iPad Mini Component Costs Estimated to Begin at $188

Apple sued again, this time over security patents by Intertrust

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A company that holds many patents to digital rights management (DRM) software is suing Apple over 15 patents. Intertrust Technologies, which is based near Apple headquarters in California, says the iPod, iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV, iCloud and iTunes and other Apple software infringe on its security-related and distributed computing...
Apple sued again, this time over security patents by Intertrust

Apple Adds 'App Store Notes' to Featured Apps

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Apple has quietly added a new notes feature to its curated apps in the iOS App Store. Apps chosen for Editor's Choice and App of the Week now come with App Store Notes, which offer a quick description of the app. For example, here's the new note feature for Might...
Apple Adds 'App Store Notes' to Featured Apps

This One Story Tells You How Much Has Changed For Apple And Microsoft In 15 Years (AAPL, MSFT)

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Apple and Microsoft are fighting over Office? What is this, 1997? While startups flash through Silicon Valley's pan, companies like Apple and Microsoft have endured. And the people there have long memories. While Steve Jobs is no longer with us and Bill Gates has retired from active duty, there are...
This One Story Tells You How Much Has Changed For Apple And Microsoft In 15 Years (AAPL, MSFT)

Apple has reportedly considered moving away from Intel for the Mac, perhaps to custom built processors?

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Apple has been designing its own CPUs for its iPhone and iPad for several generations now. The latest generation, the A6 found in the iPhone 5, not only had its package designed by Apple, the core of the processor was laid out by hand. This shows Apple’s dedication to balancing...
Apple has reportedly considered moving away from Intel for the Mac, perhaps to custom built processors?

Apple Considering Switch From Intel Chips in Future Macs

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Apple is considering dropping Intel CPUs in favor of its own chip design, according to a report from Bloomberg. It was rumored last year that Apple was considering switching from Intel to ARM processors in future laptops. Apple engineers have grown confident that the chip designs used for its mobile...
Apple Considering Switch From Intel Chips in Future Macs

THE APPLE INVESTOR: Get Ready For Ridiculous News Flow (AAPL)

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The Apple Investor is a daily report from SAI. Sign up here to receive it by email. AAPL Up Before WWDC   Stocks are falling after morning highs on Spain's bank bailout. Shares of AAPL are up ahead of today's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). Investors remain focused on iPhone penetration...
THE APPLE INVESTOR: Get Ready For Ridiculous News Flow (AAPL)

iPad Sales Outpace the Mac

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Apple wasn’t kidding around when it said it was going to become a mobile device company first and foremost. According to at least one analyst estimate, the iPad is now outselling the Mac by a fair margin, having almost caught up to its lucrative cousin, the iPhone. RBC Capital Markets...
iPad Sales Outpace the Mac

iOS 6.1 Beta 5 Code Hints at Upcoming 128 GB Devices

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As noted by @iNeal and iDownloadBlog, the new iOS 6.1 Beta 5 released yesterday contains a reference suggesting that Apple may be looking to offer 128 GB iOS devices in upcoming generations. The reference to a 128 GB capacity comes as part of SystemPartitionPadding key in the build manifest associated...
iOS 6.1 Beta 5 Code Hints at Upcoming 128 GB Devices

iPad Mini Launch Attracting Shorter Lines on Launch Day

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Reuters reports that the early lines for Apple's new iPad mini seem to be shorter than for previous product launches. They note that about 50 people waited at the Apple Store in Sydney, Australia and about 100 or more outside Apple Stores in Tokyo and Seoul. Reuters notes that in...
iPad Mini Launch Attracting Shorter Lines on Launch Day
Apple adds driving directions to Find My iPhone, now steers you to lost iOS device or Mac

Apple releases Configurator for managing iOS devices from a Mac

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Apple has released a new Mac app named Configurator for managing groups of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices for schools, businesses or other institutions....
Apple releases Configurator for managing iOS devices from a Mac

iPhone 5S Said to Feature Upgraded Rear Camera, iPad Mini Update Targeted for October

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Following up on his report from earlier today about Apple's plans for the full-size iPad and iPhone, iLounge's Jeremy Horwitz has a new article sharing additional information on Apple's mobile device plans. The information comes from a "trusted source" and discloses product code names for the various devices as well...
iPhone 5S Said to Feature Upgraded Rear Camera, iPad Mini Update Targeted for October

Yes Siri, no Siri, for the Mac

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Apple's next version of OS X will probably not include Siri, the digital, voice-activated assistant embedded in the iPhone and iPad, an analyst predicted....
Yes Siri, no Siri, for the Mac

Daily Crunch: Fine Tune

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Here are some recent posts on TechCrunch Gadgets: Peavey Builds An Auto-Tuning Guitar FlatFrog Offers Up A New Multitouch Table Self-Guided Bullet Could Strike Laser-Designated Targets From A Mile Away Years After Being Dropped, ZFS Finds Its Way Back To The Mac Apple Is Totally Serious About That Stuff They...
Daily Crunch: Fine Tune

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Today in Tech: Apple remembers Steve Jobs one year after his passing

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Also: Zynga continues to plummet; Facebook's nonsensical 1 billion users video. Apple remembers Steve Jobs on anniversary of his passing [9 to 5 MAC] Apple unveiled the iPhone 4S on Oct. 4, 2011, but one seat left open for Jobs at the packed event notably sat empty. The next day, Jobs died. After he...
Today in Tech: Apple remembers Steve Jobs one year after his passing

Apple's 'Bounce Back' campaign for pros looks to court ex-Mac users to jumped to Windows

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After spending years courting users to switch from Windows to a Mac, Apple has apparently found itself losing professional users to Microsoft ? a trend it hopes to reverse with a new program apparently dubbed "Bounce Back."...
Apple's 'Bounce Back' campaign for pros looks to court ex-Mac users to jumped to Windows

Apple Seeds iOS 6.1 Beta 5 to Developers

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In a relatively rare weekend release, Apple today pushed out the fifth beta of iOS 6.1 to developers. The release comes just two days before the fourth beta, which was seeded on December 17, is scheduled to expire. No public release timeframe for iOS 6.1 is known yet, but registered...
Apple Seeds iOS 6.1 Beta 5 to Developers

iOS 5.1 code hints at simultaneous A5X and A6 processor development

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Recent rumors have alternately suggested that Apple is working on a quad-core "A6" or an improved dual-core "A5X" processor for its next-generation mobile devices. But buried within the yet unreleased iOS 5.1 are references to two unreleased mobile processors, suggesting Apple is actually working on both at the same...
iOS 5.1 code hints at simultaneous A5X and A6 processor development

Apple said to be offering replacements for 'very small number' of Apple TVs with WiFi issues

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The Apple TV has seen its share of issues crop up and then be fixed by software updates, but it looks like at least some are proving to be too difficult for some fresh firmware to fix. According to a support document obtained by 9 to 5 Mac, Apple...
Apple said to be offering replacements for 'very small number' of Apple TVs with WiFi issues
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