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VIDEO: Why Facebook Wants You To Download Their Messenger App

29 Jul

Facebook will start requiring users to download a separate Messenger application if they wish to continue using Facebook for mobile messaging.

VIDEO: New Report Details Big Changes For Apple Stores Under New Boss Angela Ahrendts

19 May

Apple recently hired a new retail boss in former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts and 9to5Mac’s sources say that she’s planning a big, much-needed shakeup to Apple’s retail operation. The biggest change that Ahrendts seems intent on making is adding more mobile payment integration into Apple’s retail stores to blur “the lines between Apple’s online and [...]

VIDEO: Apple Looking To Acquire Beats For $3.2 Billion

9 May

The purchase would help shore up Apple’s share of the music subscription service industry, thanks to Beats Music.

VIDEO: Why Did Apple Buy Twitter Tool Topsy?

3 Dec

Apple purchases Twitter analytics firm Topsy, likely for $200 million.

VIDEO: China Mobile Announcement Sparks Hope Of IPhone Debut

21 Nov

China Mobile, the world’s largest wireless carrier, will unveil a new brand partner on December 18. The rumor mill is speculating that Apple will be on stage with the China Mobile team announcing its iPhone is coming to the carrier’s network. Apple has been courting China Mobile for years. Now that all network issues have [...]

VIDEO: IPad Mini’s Color Range Still A Shade Shy Of The Best

19 Nov

Two new analyses of the Retina iPad mini display reveal that the device has the same color gamut as the now year-old standard iPad mini. That means its color range is narrower than that of not just the iPad Air, but rival tablets like the Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire HDX 8.9. According to Anandtech’s [...]

VIDEO: IPad Mini With Retina Gets The Teardown Treatment, Not Easy To Repair

13 Nov

Apple’s iPad Mini with Retina, which hit store shelves this week, is not so easy to repair, according to a recent iFixit teardown. iFixit on Wednesday released its official teardown of the iPad Mini with Retina display and discovered that the device, like the previous tablets Apple has launched, is not very easy to take [...]

VIDEO: Apple TV Predictions All Over The Map: Now 2015 Or Later

13 Nov

Forecasting when the Apple TV will arrive has become a sport. Now one analyst is even saying 2015 — or later. Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, said he believes an Apple TV — a real TV and not the set-top box variety — won’t arrive until 2015 or 2016. And he cites some of the [...]

VIDEO: IPad Mini 2 Reportedly Delayed By Display Glitch

8 Nov

Consumers waiting for the new iPad Mini may have to wait awhile longer. Korean News site ETNews claims Apple is pushing back the launch of the Mini 2 due to burn-in problems on the tablet’s LCD panel. Citing an unnamed industry source, ETNews says that the glitch stems from the indium gallium zinc oxide technology [...]

VIDEO: How The IPad Air Got Thinner, Lighter

2 Nov

The iPad 4 was a relatively hefty 1.44 pounds. The Air is an even 1 pound. So, how did Apple do it? As iFixit demonstrated in its teardown of the Air , the device’s 33 WHr, two-cell battery is “decidedly less monstrous than the previous iPad’s 43 WHr, three-cell behemoth.” So cutting back on this [...]