What Apple Gazette Got Right About The iPad 2

The months following Apple’s iPad 2 debut have been the source of dozens of rumors. To help Apple Gazette readers better understand the next generation tablet we covered the news, gave our input and created an infographic that built the iPad 2 from the most relevant speculation and rumors. Here’s what we got right and Read more…

1st Generation iPad Now $399, Apple Offers $100 Rebate To Recent Buyers

1st Generation iPad Now $399, Apple Offers $100 Rebate To Recent Buyers
Amidst Apple’s iPad 2 announcement was news the original iPad would not only be sold alongside its newer brother at a discounted price but that recent purchasers would be refunded $100. The first generation iPad is now being sold at a $100 discount starting at $499 and refurbished units being offered at $349. However, the Read more…

iPad 2: Dual Core A5 CPU, FaceTime, Thinner & Lighter

iPad 2: Dual Core A5 CPU, FaceTime, Thinner & Lighter
After months of anticipation Apple has introduced the second generation iPad with a faster A5 dual core processor, HD FaceTime camera, redesigned slimmer aluminum shell and Verizon 3G. During the event Steve Jobs made a rare appearance and introduced the iPad 2 which will be on sale March 11th. The iPad 2 retains the same Read more…

New OS X Trojan Found In The Wild & How To Protect Yourself Against It

New OS X Trojan Found In The Wild & How To Protect Yourself Against It
A new Trojan for OS X that operates remotely to steal user information and crash a Mac has been found by security researchers Sophos. The “backdoor Trojan” called BlackHole Rat and dubbed MusMinim-A by security researchers operates in the background of an infected Mac. MusMinim’s biggest threat to users is the ability to display fake Read more…

iPad 2 Rendering Released, May Come In White

iPad 2 Rendering Released, May Come In White
This morning a supposed rendering of the iPad 2 was obtained by Boy Genius Report. The design lines up with rumors that the next generation tablet will sport a FaceTime camera, improved speaker and tapered edges. The rendering which has been hyped up Blogs as being a leak of the iPad 2 is thought to Read more…

WebKit2 Coming To OS X Lion, iOS 5 Could Be Next

WebKit2 Coming To OS X Lion, iOS 5 Could Be Next
Apple has touted WebKit, the underlying browser engine in iOS and OS X as being extremely powerful and versatile for users and developers alike. Building upon the success of WebKit is version 2 which is under active development and will be released with OS X Lion. Will iOS 5 be updated as well? WebKit2 is Read more…

OS X Lion Hits Torrent Sites, Should You Download It?

The developer preview of Mac OS 10.7 Lion has arrived on the most popular torrent site. Question is, is it safe to download? Apple made the developer preview of Lion available Thursday through the Mac App Store. As of now, developers who paid the $99 annual fee to Apple’s Developer Connection can legally run and Read more…

Apple Overhauls “About This Mac”, Makes It Easier To Understand Your Hardware

Apple Overhauls "About This Mac", Makes It Easier To Understand Your Hardware
Part of the changes coming OS 10.7 Lion is an overhaul to the aging System Profiler and About This Mac panel to make the hardware in your computer more understandable. The “About This Mac” view in Mac OS X gives you a very limited view of the basic hardware in your Mac. While you can Read more…

iPhone 5 Will Get Larger Screen But Will The Pixel Density Increase?

iPhone 5 Will Get Larger Screen But Will The Pixel Density Increase?
Apple is rumored to add a larger 4-inch or 4.3-inch screen to the iPhone 5 but space constraints and pixel density could hurt more than help. 9to5Mac found a purported iPhone part being sold by iDeals China. China’s 1st iPhone 5 photo has surfaced! From this photo it seems that the screen size will be Read more…

OS X Lion Adds Better SSD Support

OS X Lion Adds Better SSD Support
The latest developer preview of Mac OS X Lion introduces TRIM support for Solid State Drives which will improve long term performance. Apple is starting to add SSDs to the MacBook Pro line and eventually its desktop Macs to improve battery life and shorten boot up times. However, Snow Leopard can’t optimally handle the drives. Read more…