Articles Tagged with Apple

Bono Apologizes For Automatic ‘Songs of Innocence’ iTunes Download

Bono apologizes for automatic album download

U2 frontman Bono apologized yesterday for the free iCloud download of the band’s new album Songs of Innocence that was automatically distributed to virtually everyone with an iPhone or an iPod. Not everybody among the estimated 500 million customers by any means were pleased that the new album wound up in their playlist or library… Read more »

Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs In Apple Founder Biopic

Christian Bale and Steve Jobs

Christian Bale will play Steve Jobs in a biopic film about the Apple founder coming from Sony. The film, written by Aaron Sorkin (The West Wing, Moneyball, The Social Network) is Based on Walter Isaacson’s biography, Steve Jobs. According to Variety, the film will be directed by Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, 28 Days Later, Slumdog Millionaire)… Read more »

Apple Pay To Launch This Week, Leaks Claim

Apple Pay May Launch Saturday

Apple Pay could be launching this week, according to an internal memo leaked to the MacRumors forum by an employee of Walgreens. “In preparation for the launch of Apple Pay on October 18, we would like to cover the following material included in the tasks before activation,” the note begins. “Walgreens will be one of… Read more »

Apple Update Patches New ‘iWorm’ Botnet

Apple Update Patches New 'iWorm' Botnetb

Apple Macintosh OS X was once thought to be the most impenetrable operating system in the world. This was in part because its Unix base made the security and foundation stronger and superior to Windows-based operating systems. However, as predicted with the market share growing through the popularity iOS and Mac OS X, interest in… Read more »

iPad Air 2 Will Reportedly Be Announced October 16

iPad Air 2 coming on October 16

The long wait for the iPad Air 2 is just about over, according to recent reports. Apple is said it is getting ready to announced the iPad Air 2 at an event on October 16. Even better news for fans of the Cupertino company’s gadgets is that the iPad Air 2 isn’t the only tablet… Read more »

LA Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer To Ban Apple Products From His Team

Ex-Microsoft CEO: No More iPads For LA Clippers

Microsoft CEO-turned-Clippers owner Steve Ballmer bought the Los Angeles Clippers a month ago, and it’s not surprising what one of the first items on his agenda is. Ballmer revealed in an interview with Reuters that he plans to ban iPads and other Apple products from the Clippers’ organization, both on the court and off during… Read more »

40th Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival Held In Fort Wayne

Apples In Basket

The 40th anniversary of the Johnny Appleseed Festival was held in Fort Wayne, Indiana this weekend. Johnny Appleseed (or John Chapman as he was formally known) was a real-life conservationist that became well-known in the early to mid-1800s for traveling on foot and spreading apple seeds. One wonders if Johnny Appleseed would approve of comments… Read more »

Steve Jobs Just Might Have Been Wrong About Bigger iPhones

Steve Jobs was wrong about iphone 6

Steve Jobs might not have wanted the larger screen sizes of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, but it seems Apple fans don’t agree with the tech visionary. Phablets have been a growing trend in the American tech market for years now, and Jobs had kept Apple out of the larger screen race. As… Read more »

Ex-NBA Star Rex Chapman Arrested For Shoplifting $14k From Apple Store

Former Pro Basketball Player Rex Chapman Was Arrested For Shoplifting $14,000 Worth Of Apple Products

Retired NBA star Rex Chapman has been arrested and accused of stealing $14,000 worth of Apple products from a Scottsdale, Arizona Apple store. Chapman, whose professional career began in 1988 with the Charlotte Hornets and was followed by stints with the Miami Heat and the Washington Bullets, reportedly picked up the merchandise in the store… Read more »

Apple Releases Fix To Delete That U2 Album You Never Wanted

U2

Apple’s release of the U2 album Songs of Innocence may soon join the long history of marketing campaigns gone horribly awry, a list that includes New Coke, or Reebok’s infamous Dan and Dave ads. For the moment, however, Apple appears to be trying to make things right, releasing a fix that will allow you to… Read more »

Samsung Mocks Apple For ‘Imitating’ In Cynical New Ad [Video]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung have amusingly released a new ad mocking their rivals, Apple, over “imitating” the design of their Galaxy Note large size. Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus on September 9, though Samsung was not to be outdone. The South Korean brand wanted to remind the world that they are still the… Read more »

iPhone 6 Plus Shipments Delayed By A Month Or More

iPhone 6 Plus sold out

Steve Jobs might have hated the screen size of the iPhone 6 Plus, but it appears Tim Cook and the rest of the U.S. absolutely loves the phablet’s dimensions. While the two newest smartphones from the Cupertino company won’t actually be available in the United States until September 19, both were available for preorder on… Read more »