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[31 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 2,605 views]

On the face of it, playing YouTube videos in the background on your iPad or iPhone while doing something else should just work. Alas, it doesn’t unless you have Chuck Zou’s McTube for YouTube (free), a near feature-complete YouTube client …

Apps, Cord Cutter »

[26 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 3,256 views]

You are paying more than $100 a month for cable and you have had enough — watch, save, be a cord cutter! You can do it with an Apple TV, about which much good can be said, or the Roku …

iOS, Mac »

[21 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 1,275 views]

In late June, folks began to wonder aloud what the new iOS 7 + Mavericks version of iCloud would look like? Apple’s gotten round to updating its visual appearance and, interestingly enough, Redditor “illusionmist” pretty much nailed it.
Given the …

Apple luv, iOS, Mac »

[10 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 808 views]

The Apple Developer Website was taken offline on Thursday, July 18 with the site and developer services coming back online since. The process of restoration is now complete, says Apple in an email to developers.
All Developer Program Services Are Now …

Apple luv, iOS, Mac »

[6 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 2,448 views]

For more than a week, the entire Apple Developer Website was down, just gone. The site has been mostly back for a week now, but some services are still AWOL. Apple’s emailed debs to apologize, again, and say that the …

Apple luv, iOS, Mac »

[2 Aug 2013 | 3 Comments | 1,403 views]

…Eventually come to an end, especially Apple generosity. The mothership sent out email notices to former paying MobileMe members that their free 20GB iCloud storage upgrade will end, unceremoniously, on September 30.
Dear Bucky D Chuck,
As a thank you for being …

Apps, iPad, Reviews, how to »

[30 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 3,817 views]

Does the App Store app on your iPad indicate updates are available, but then displays a blank screen when you open the app? You are not alone and, thankfully, there is a workaround for the iPad App Update issue — …

Apple luv, iOS, Mac »

[26 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 1,860 views]

It came upon a Friday evening weary. Apple has emailed developers to say that large chunks of the Apple Developer Website are back online. Yes, lad and lady devs, thar’ be certificates, identifiers, profiles and downloads available again.
After eight days, …

Apple luv, iOS, Mac »

[23 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 2,182 views]

While a growing number of us were busy not printing anymore, Apple and its third-party printer maker partners were feverishly growing the number of AirPrint compatible printers, almost doubling since late last year.
Back in November 2013, the Fairer Platform noted …

Apps, iPad »

[15 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 1,091 views]

Call it a sign o’ the times. This year’s Little League World Series will be scored on the iPad. Although not a direct Apple innovation, there is no question who made it all possible.
Pencil on paper? That’s just so Honus …

Apple luv, iOS »

[12 Jul 2013 | One Comment | 2,357 views]

With the government spies admittedly “collecting data” and intimations of corporate collusion on NSA backdoors, it isn’t surprising that Apple’s customers are concerned. Little wonder then CEO Tim Cook took time respond to an email on the subject.
On Jul …

Deals, Games, iOS »

[10 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 4,385 views]

In case you hadn’t noticed, the today is the iOS App Store’s 5th Anniversary and, bully for us, we’re the ones getting the gifts. For example, don’t miss these three free EA games for iPad and iPhone — Grade-A entertainment …

Apps, Deals, Games, iOS »

[8 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 3,783 views]

Apple launched the iOS App Store on July 10, 2008 and it changed the world almost overnight — instant millionaires minted and a new multi-billion-dollar industry was created. Now, celebrate the App Store 5th Anniversary with free iOS games and …

iOS, Mac, Mobile, Rumors »

[30 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 3,416 views]

Some people just wonder and others take it to the next level. Redditor “illusionmist” noticed that people were beginning to ask “What will the new iCloud.com look like” once Apple ships iOS 7 and OS X 10.9 Mavericks, and decided …

iOS, iPad, Reviews, how to »

[21 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 2,184 views]

Just get a new iPad or perhaps you’ve had one for years already? Whether you want to get rid Apple’s standard “Sent from my iPad” or make it say something more, now is a good to change your iPad mail …