So – that wasn’t fun. The other day Apple Gazette got slammed with a bunch of traffic – the site was killed…you might have noticed. Long story short – we’re back, things are great, and the site is now on a much more robust server. Thanks for all the emails and tweets. Back to work.
Archives for February 2009
Late last week Apple Gazette reported that the new Unibody 17inch Macbook Pro had begun shipping. That was met with some skepticism. Thanks to our good friend over at Stutsman Software, we now have a great set of unboxing pics which should put to rest any doubt that the new Macbook Pro is, indeed, shipping. […]
Tower Bloxx Deluxe 3D for iPhone from Digital Chocolate, Inc. is a highly addictive game that comes, apparently, from a facebook app. The game features some amazing visuals, and intuitive gameplay. Basically, you’re building a city one skyscraper at a time, and the game challenges you to build straight towers. A crane holds the next […]
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Mobile competition is heating up. Today Microsoft unveiled their updated Windows Mobile 6.5. The design completely revises the main interface of the platform, which now features a “honeycomb” home screen design, and zune-like menus. Microsoft also revealed their “Skymarket” – their own version of the App Store. The OS update also includes both Flash and […]
Admob supplies iPhone and iPod touch advertising to many Apps in the App Store. Their latest tracking numbers indicate that request from Apple devices grew 28% in January. Now, that might make you think, at first, that that means sales increased during January, but that’s not really the case. Sure, it could mean that, it […]
We confirmation from a reader that the first 17inch Macbook Pros are now officially shipping. Users should begin to see the units arrive in the next few days. Apple’s 17 inch Macbook Pro was originally supposed to ship weeks ago, but Apple was forced to delay the release for unspecified reasons.
There is a rumor swimming around out in the Interwebs that Apple intends to re-design the layout of a number of its Apple Stores in the near future. I don’t have a clue as to if there is any truth to this rumor, but if there is – I think it’s a good idea. Much […]
Apple released two security updated yesterday. The first was aimed at Java related issues, and the second is a broader security update that addresses the Safari RSS vulnerability that made so much noise a few months back. The updates are recommended for all users, and you can get them by simply clicking “Software Update…” under […]
Game developer 3D Realms has announced that they will be releasing their title Prey for the iPhone. IGN has a preview of the game, and it looks nice. The controls are actually overlaid on the screen (you can see them in the screenshot above), and IGN says they will take a little getting used to, […]