90 Second Song Previews Now On iTunes

A new feature is rolling out in iTunes tonight: 90 second previews for songs. The extended previews are only available on songs longer than 2 minutes and 30 seconds — anything shorter and only 30 second previews will be available. Will the extended previews make it easier for you to buy music from the iTunes Read more…

Mac App Store Still On Track For January Launch

A recent rumor claimed Apple would launch the Mac App Store as early as next week. However, Apple will not be launching the store until January as planned. Reports surfaced last week that Apple’s development of the Mac App Store and would be launching it December 13th. However, that rumor was contradicted when Loop Insight Read more…

Steve Jobs: MobileMe To Get Better Next Year

Steve Jobs: MobileMe To Get Better Next Year
MobileMe has been the subject of criticism for its previous stability issues, lack of new features and annual fee. Justifying the cost for MobileMe became harder when Apple’s Find My iPhone service – one of the main selling points of the online service – went free. However, Steve Jobs is looking to improve MobileMe. A Read more…

iPad 2 Rumored To Ship February Next Year, Debut Shortly After

It’s no surprise Apple is developing the next generation iPad but the rumor mill is pointing at a February 2011 release. According to Digitimes, Foxconn will begin shipping the iPad 2 around late February to early March next year. The initial shipment is rumored to be around 400,000 – 600,000 units which would make the Read more…

White iPhone Coming Spring 2011, May Have Flash Issues

White iPhone Coming Spring 2011, May Have Flash Issues
Apple has confirmed that the white iPhone 4 will be released Spring of next year according to in-store signage. 9to5Mac has a picture of Apple’s in-store signage which confirms the white iPhone 4’s availability of Spring 2011. TUAW has also confirmed through independent reports that Apple is claiming Spring 2011 for the white iPhone 4’s Read more…

iOS 4.2 Limits The iPad’s USB Support

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The latest update for the iPad, iOS 4.2.1 contains either a bug or restriction that severely limits what kind of USB devices are supported. The cause of this limitation seems to a power draw limitation in iOS 4.2.1. Before the update, the iPad could support compatible USB devices that drew up to 100ma of power. Read more…

$50 Off iPhones At Radio Shack

$50 Off iPhones At Radio Shack
Radio Shack is running a deal on the iPhone: $50 off all models. The news comes from Everything iCafe via BGR. The pricing for each model comes out to $50 for an iPhone 3GS, $149.99 for an iPhone 4 (16GB) and $249.99 for an iPhone 4 (32GB). The discounts only applies to those signing up Read more…

iPad In The House (House Of Representatives)

iPad In The House (House Of Representatives)
The iPad is Apple’s hottest selling gadget and has appeared on The Colbert Report to a misspelling in Paris Hilton’s Tweet. The latest appearance comes to us via C-Span: The House Of Representatives. A post on Politico says Democratic Henry Cuellar is fond of his iPad. “I’m always looking for the newest technology out there Read more…

Ping Made Semi-Relevant Again With Posthumous Michael Jackson Song

Ping hasn’t received the response Apple has hoped for when it sent an email to users last month reminding them the social network still exists. To entice users, Ping users will have access to an exclusive Michael Jackson song According to TUAW the song “Much Too Soon” will be streamed for free until next Thursday. Read more…

Virgin Launches Project Magazine

Virgin launched Project magazine yesterday and is the newest competitor in the digital magazine space. The App is available for free from the iTunes store. Issues are downloaded within the App and cost $2.99 each. While there has been much talk about the future of magazines on the iPad, Project is a step in the Read more…