PayPal Wants to Partner Up With Apple for Mobile Payment System

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Apple is reportedly working on a mobile payment system, and PayPal wants in on it. According to Re/code, they have reliable sources stating that Apple can launch its own mobile payment system without relying on existing platforms such as PayPal. Still, the possibility of partnering up with an established provider should not be taken out Read more…

Apple TV Might Have Built-in TV Tuner

Apple TV Might Have Built-in TV Tuner
Have you looked at the Apple Store lately? If so, you probably noticed the major changes they have added to the site. There is, as can only be expected, the hullabaloo about the upcoming Hallmark holiday about love (and if you missed this, I am sure you got emails from Apple anyway). But there is Read more…

iOS 7.0.5 Released to Fix Network Issues in China

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The Apple iPhone may not be THE smartphone to have in China, but it does have a presence in the country, and it seems that Chinese users of the iPhone have been experiencing some network issues. In particular, the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C have been reported to encounter problems related to the network when Read more…

Leaked Video Points to the iCar Coming Soon?

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Talk about the iCar has been going around for so long, but a recently leaked video of iOS in the Car is a more concrete sign that iCar is coming soon. Developer Steven Troughton-Smith is credited with posting the video, together with screenshots showing how the system will look. Basically, it’s all about a dashboard Read more…

Chrome Apps Come to iOS

Chrome apps
Last year, on the 5th birthday of Chrome, Google unveiled a new breed of Chrome Apps for the desktop. These apps were made available to all platforms, although Mac was initially excluded. They did make a difference, though, highlighting the following features: Work offline More app, less Chrome Connect to the cloud Stay up-to-speed Play Read more…

Virgin Mobile Cuts Prices on iPhones

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Who wants a new iPhone 5S and/or iPhone 5C and save money while at it? You might want to head over to Virgin Mobile’s (US) web site, and check out their web-only prices for  iPhones. Virgin Mobile subscribers can get 10% off on the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C, bringing down prices to: $495 for Read more…

Nintendo Android and iOS Demo Games Coming Soon!

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Demo is the operative word, but boy oh, boy! Old school gamers who are on iOS (and Android) are going to have a blast in the very near future. Source Nintendo is now touching the mobile gaming sector – mobile as in phones and tablets – with their push to provide classic games to iOS Read more…

80% of iOS Devices Now Running iOS 7

80% of iOS Devices Now Running iOS 7
Apple’s earnings call has been the focus of tech enthusiasts and pundits, with every little detail being highlighted. Under the scrutiny of careful eyes – and ears – the call has offered up so much information that one wonders how Apple can keep a secret at all. Then again, we can’t discount the fact that Read more…

Honda Jumps the Gun on Apple’s iOS in the Car with HondaLink

Honda Jumps the Gun on Apple's iOS in the Car with HondaLink
Apple’s iOS in the Car program has been getting a lot of attention, especially with it not exactly being kept secret. Indeed, Apple teases us with “Best passenger ever”, and information like: “iOS in the Car seamlessly integrates your iOS device — and the iOS experience — with your in-dash system. If your vehicle is Read more…

Is Apple Collecting and Selling Consumer ID Information?

Is Apple Collecting and Selling Consumer ID Information?
Apple is no stranger to lawsuits – from both sides of the coin – but this time, the company is facing a class action lawsuit from three guys in Boston, Massachusetts. The plaintiffs are Adam Christensen, Jeffrey Scolnick, and William Farrell. Source The complaint? That Apple has violated (and continues to violate) Mass. Gen Laws chapter. 93 Read more…