Apple Sells 500 Millionth iPhone

Apple is known for many things, not the least of which is putting a high value on milestones. And, one would think that selling its 500 millionth iPhone is a milestone! You don’t really need to think about just how significant the iPhone is – it did change the landscape of mobile phones after all. So, […]

Apple Can Read Your iCloud Email Anytime

Here’s one area where Apple and Microsoft agree on: they both reserve the right to read your iCloud email at any point in time. This may come as a surprise to some, especially since it seems that the prevailing idea is that Apple doesn’t do “those things” without a court order. Source However, Fortune highlights, […]

New App Store Section: “Indie Game Showcase”

It looks like Apple’s busy playing around with the App Store! Not more than a week has passed since we heard – and saw – the new section “Sharing Selfies“, and now, there’s another new section: “Indie Game Showcase”. Not that anyone’s complaining, especially not the makers and fans of indie games. As the section’s name […]

FirstTech: First Ever Apple Reseller Closing Shop

Not many may have heard about FirstTech, but it holds the distinction of being the first ever Apple reseller in the world. The store is based in Minneapolis and was founded in 1941. Back then, it was called Team Electronics. It wasn’t till the late 70s, though, when it first started selling Apple machines – […]

RollerCoaster Tycoon 4 Mobile Coming to iOS!

Get your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch ready, as RollerCoaster Tycoon 4 Mobile is going to hit the App Store soon! The classic sim game for amusement park fans is in the works for iOS, and it’s looking good. RollerCoaster Tycoon has long garnered a reputation for being addictive – as most great simulation games are […]

“Bad Apple” Petition Hopes to Stop Apple From Using Harmful Chemicals

Apple is certainly no stranger to complaints – from every angle. This time, the company is facing pressure from activists, who claim that Apple’s factories in China are using chemicals that are harmful to factory workers.   Source The campaign is dubbed “Bad Apple” and is led by two groups: China Labour Watch (no stranger to […]