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[19 Dec 2012 | 4 Comments | 1,248 views]

With less than a week to go before jolly ol’ Saint Nick takes to the skies, Apple seeded OS X 10.8.3 12D43, the third beta release of this Mountain Lion maintenance update. What’s new in this beta? Devs are just …

Mac, Rumors, Software »

[6 Dec 2012 | No Comment | 1,848 views]

Lady devs and brogrammers, the Church of Our Lady of Programming Peace (a.k.a. Apple) has released a fresh seed of OS X 10.8.3 [12D38] to its faithful and ever leaky developer community. The twist this time is those folks are …

iPad, Rumors »

[15 Oct 2012 | One Comment | 1,195 views]

Although rumors have provided quite a lot of fairly consistent information about the 7.85-inch Apple tablet, to date, the two most compelling features have been its smaller size and reduced price. A fresh leak, however, indicates that iPad mini battery …

Mac, Rumors »

[10 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 1,627 views]

Currently, Apple’s MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and Mac mini don’t ship with optical drives and it looks like Apple is preparing a 2012 iMac refresh sans the ability to read and write shiny plastic disks, at least with integrated drives. …

Mac, Rumors »

[14 May 2012 | No Comment | 1,577 views]

Aside from eBay and Craigslist, where can you find used a MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro? You can’t get an Apple portable at the ubiquitous game retailer yet, but you might not have to wait long until Apple notebooks …

Apple luv, Rumors »

[20 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 1,045 views]

So, what did Apple’s senior vice president of worldwide marketing mean when he said that Instagram “…jumped the shark when it went to Android”? Pageview mongers and haters alike jumped to the perhaps all-too-obvious conclusion — the mere association with …

Mac, Rumors, Software »

[29 May 2011 | No Comment | 2,724 views]

What’s different about today from about a year ago? Beyond a lot of hater vituperation, not much. That is, the Mac is no more or less vulnerable than it was, and don’t download crap and definitely don’t give your credit …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV, Rumors »

[25 Apr 2011 | 5 Comments | 1,931 views]

Wanna know what Apple’s up to at its Maiden, North Carolina data center? Well, a local real estate agent, a guy who owns land just down the road, seems to have the inside scoop, which is about the only “first …

Mobile, Rumors »

[22 Feb 2011 | One Comment | 4,609 views]

A fresh report out of Taiwan just might be the news Android tablet makers have been waiting for. However, so far the only source we have is a pair of Asian analysts and that’s an information channel highly prone to …

Apple luv, Rumors »

[20 Dec 2010 | 3 Comments | 2,512 views]

For bloggers, fresh rumors out of Taiwan can mean a scoop worth thousands or even millions of pageviews, long-tail back links and, one hopes, maybe some decent coin (i.e. Mac n’ Cheese vs. cheap ramen) from Adsense et al. For …

Mobile, Rumors »

[7 Dec 2010 | No Comment | 2,304 views]

When will we get new iPods? September. How about the iPhone 5? Sometime in late June or early July. Apple shipped the first iPad at the beginning of April (they promised late March). That said, when do you think they’ll …

Mobile, Rumors »

[30 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 2,014 views]

Apple loves emerging technologies and materials, as well as the efficiencies and style these deliver. Fresh news out of Taiwan posits that the next-generation Apple tablet could come to market inside a carbon-fiber enclosure. What’s surprising is the source of …

Apple luv, Rumors »

[25 Oct 2010 | 3 Comments | 3,582 views]

Earlier rumors that Apple’s already massive Catawba County, North Carolina data center, said to encompass 500,000 square feet, are getting fresh legs, according to the Data Center Knowledge blog. Local realtor Bill Wagenseller took the above video from a small …

Mac, Rumors »

[23 Jul 2010 | One Comment | 2,108 views]

Same day, similar story, different product. We already know that Apple’s drawing down iMac stocks ahead of an imminent refresh and it appears a similar situation’s play out for the company’s pro tower product line, as well. Whereas the online …

Rumors »

[18 Jul 2010 | 3 Comments | 2,895 views]

Steve Jobs said on Friday that the company’s international chain of Apple Stores saw more than 60-million customers come through the doors — a new record. Naturally, a lot of those folks were headed to the Genius Bar, which has …