Apple Scores Big Time on the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Data Protection Report

Data protection
No one can deny that the government does what it can to get its hands on private data which it thinks is necessary for one reason or another. While some conspiracy theories are still way out of this world, there is no doubt about the government wanting to know everything that’s going on in the Read more…

Why Should Apple Acquire Beats?

Why Should Apple Acquire Beats?
The rumor mill has been in full gear lately with the tech world buzzing about the possibility of Apple purchasing the Beats brand. While speculation on Apple’s strategy in making such a purchase has ranged from it being complete insanity to Funny or Die’s take on things, at the core there is some solid logic Read more…

This Bar Graph Shows That Apple Is for the Rich

apple is for the rich
Supposedly, that is. The bar graph originally posted by Andreessen Horowitz analyst Ben Evans shows Facebook’s active users of Android and iOS by region. How does this translate to the idea that Apple is for the rich people? First, we have to go back to the issue of which has the bigger mobile market share: Read more…

The 90s iPhone Case May Deter Theft, Too Bad It’s Supposedly Horrible

90s iPhone case
How many stories have you heard about iPhones being stolen? I’ve had my own experience, and it was horrible, more so because we actually saw the signs of pickpockets in our vicinity, and yet the “unthinkable” still happened. The result: a month-old iPhone 5 was stolen right under our noses. If you’re hellbent on NOT Read more…

6 Spring Cleaning Tips for your iPhone or iPad

6 Spring Cleaning Tips for your iPhone or iPad
The days are getting longer and warmer, which means it’s time to start cleaning out all the junk you’ve built up over the winter. While you’re probably already on top of taking junk out to the curb for the garbage man, what you may have forgot about is your iOS device. A long, cold winter Read more…

New iPhone 6 Concept Video Compares It to the iPhone 5S

iPhone 6 concept
It’s not too long now, the wait for real details about the new iPhone. But you know how Apple enthusiasts are – we just can’t sit around and wait for official announcements. We can’t just twiddle our thumbs. Instead, we try to predict all sorts of things and even create our own versions of what Read more…

NYC Street Artist Slams Apple for Stealing His Slogan Used in New iPhone 5S Ad

NYC Street Artist Slams Apple for Stealing His Slogan Used in New iPhone 5S Ad
Remember that pretty cool (or awesome, depends on your viewpoint) new iPhone 5S ad featuring The Pixies? Granted, there were some fans who threw potshots at the band, saying they sold out by agreeing to work with a huge corporation like Apple, but that’s a totally different story. Image source The news is that a Read more…

Apple Buying Beats: Sound Logic or Ridiculous Move?

Apple buying Beats
It’s everywhere you look. Talk that Apple is about to shell out $3.2 billion to buy Beats Electronics is making the rounds fast and hard, so much so that the rumor mill is smoking. The Financial Times first reported that Apple is on the verge of acquiring the brand best known for its outrageous (in Read more…

How to Get Access to OS X Beta Versions For Free

How to Get Access to OS X Beta Versions For Free
So, you want to test out the latest, freshest version of OS X but don’t want to pony up the $100 to join the Apple Developer program. In the past this meant you either had to buddy up with a paying developer or just wait for the new version to come out like the rest Read more…

Why You Should Not Rely Too Much on Your iPhone Passcode

iphone passcode
Some days ago, I started thinking about actually putting a passcode on my iPhone. While I have a password on my laptop, I have never ever used a passcode for any iPhone I have had. For one reason or another, the thought of actually using one came to mind, and just when I was on Read more…