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[7 Feb 2013 | 3 Comments | 1,894 views]

No known issues and the focus areas for OS X 10.8.3 12D65 are the same. Nothing new? Apple doesn’t mention it in the seed notes, say sources, but the File:/// bug is fixed with this beta.
Knowledgeable canines say that little …

Mac, Rumors »

[25 Jan 2013 | One Comment | 1,338 views]

Reliable canine informants report that Apple has seeded OS X 10.8.3 12D58 to developers, the third beta release of this Mountain Lion incremental update in as many weeks, an indication that a public release could be imminent. With iOS 6.1 …

iTunes, Rumors »

[23 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,359 views]

Ladies and gentlemen, please begin speculating wildly… now. Apple is telling developers that iTunes Connect will be down for a few hours on Saturday, January 26. Given the imminent release of iOS 6.1, it’s easy to leap to the conclusion …

Mac, Rumors »

[17 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,875 views]

Reliable informants report that Apple has seeded OS X 10.8.3 12D54 to developers, the second beta release of this Mountain Lion incremental update in a week, an indication that a public release could be imminent. With iOS 6.1 also nearing …

Mac, Rumors »

[19 Dec 2012 | 4 Comments | 1,386 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 | 1,950 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 | 1,301 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 | 2,082 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 | 1,723 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 | 1,143 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 | 2,851 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 | 2,095 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 | 4,754 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 | 2,677 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 | 2,437 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 …