Apple Plans to Reimburse Accidental In-App Purchases in Kids’ Apps

It’s clear that kids love iOS devices. My kids can’t get enough of the iPad. Even if I tell them that I need the iPad for work (I use it for accessing another email account, making to-do lists, appointments, and work charts), they often win in the end and would play their favorite games or Read more…

Apple releases iTunes 11.0.2

Apple releases iTunes 11.0.2
  Apple has recently announced the release of a minor update to its iTunes software. The new update upgrades iTunes to version 11.0.2, and implements a number of changes.   According to Apple, the new update carries with it the usual bug fixes to make iTunes more stable. Other issues have also been addressed with Read more…

Why Does Apple Approve Fraudulent Apps for the App Store?

Why Does Apple Approve Fraudulent Apps for the App Store?
Came across an app this morning that blew my mind — for a minute. A mobile version of Halo 4 in the App Store? Nope. It’s a scam that instead of giving you Halo 4, gives you a chess game. Yeah. 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…

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…

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…

8 Years Later, Is Microsoft Finally Ready to Compete with iTunes?

8 Years Later, Is Microsoft Finally Ready to Compete with iTunes?
In the third major iteration of its digital music download store, after eight years of trying to compete, can Microsoft finally take on iTunes with Xbox Music? Read more…

Ping Officially Shut Down

Ping Officially Shut Down
The debacle that was Apple Maps was a strong message to people and Apple fans that not every single product or service the company has released is a resounding success. One of these duds was Ping, the social service integrated into the iTunes. Apple has officially announced that it is shutting down the service. The Read more…

5 Things You Should Do Before Downloading iOS 6

5 Things You Should Do Before Downloading iOS 6
Sometime today, Apple will drop the 6th version of iOS on iPhones, iPods, and iPads everywhere. Before you download that upgrade, here are five important things you should seriously consider doing first. Read more…

Apple Introduces iPhone 5

Apple Introduces iPhone 5
At long last, Apple has made the iPhone 5 real. But this was a huge, mega-event that also introduced a brand new iTunes, a “reinvented” iPod line, and much more. Let’s skip the hyper-technical overview and get to what you really need to know. Read more…