Google Maps app for iOS clocks 10 million downloads in just two days

Google Maps app for iOS clocks 10 million downloads in just two days
Another concrete sign that Apple really bungled its Maps app for the iOS is the sheer volume of downloads for the Google Maps app that was reported shortly after it was officially released in the Apple App Store last December 12. According to Jeff Huber, the senior vice president of commerce and local at Google, Read more…

Snap Judgment: Google Maps

Snap Judgment: Google Maps
Google’s long-awaited, home-grown Maps app for iOS is here, and let’s just cut to the chase: it rocks. Google Maps might just be the best map app known to man. Read more…

Australian Motorists Get Lost After Using Apple Maps

Australian Motorists Get Lost After Using Apple Maps
The police department of Victoria, Australia has issued a warning to travelers not to use the built-in Apple Maps on iOS 6 devices and just use other map apps alternatives. The warning came in light of a fatal error on the troubled Maps app that came with the iOS 6 system. According to the Victoria Read more…

Apple Hiring Texas Instrument Pros To Work on Its Own Chips

Apple Hiring Texas Instrument Pros To Work on Its Own Chips
Apple is allegedly hiring engineers from Texas Instruments to help strengthen its pool of engineering talents tasked to improve its proprietary chips for both its computers and iOS products. According to The Next Web, Apple is hiring people in Israel, specifically in Hertezliya and Haifa. Texas Instruments just announced that it cut 250 jobs in Read more…

iTunes 11 is Here

iTunes 11 is Here
The long-awaited new version of iTunes is here, and it’s pretty sweet. Let’s take a look at what’s new. Read more…

Apple Manager fired for Maps App Debacle

Apple Manager fired for Maps App Debacle
The Maps app that came with iOS 6 was such a major debacle, it was quite inevitable that someone’s head was going to roll because of it. That unfortunate head apparently belongs to Richard Williamson, the man who managed the mapping team responsible for the Maps app. Williamson was given the boot by Senior Vice Read more…

iTunes 11 Is Almost Here (For Real This Time)

iTunes 11 Is Almost Here (For Real This Time)
Apple is asking record labels to send in updated images of their artists and bands for the new iTunes. Which means that iTunes 11 is almost here. Probably. Read more…

Aaron Sorkin’s Unorthodox Choice for the Steve Jobs Movie

Aaron Sorkin's Unorthodox Choice for the Steve Jobs Movie
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has revealed his approach to adapting Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography into a film script, and it’s a very unexpected idea. Read more…

Pixar Names Its HQ In Honor of Steve Jobs

Pixar Names Its HQ In Honor of Steve Jobs
Pixar employee Junn Lee tweeted a photo yesterday showing that Pixar has renamed its headquarters “The Steve Jobs Building.” Read more…

iTunes 11 Delayed

iTunes 11 Delayed
October came and went, and still no iTunes 11. What’s the deal? Apple is “taking a little extra time to get it right.” Read more…