Tag Archives: store

Apple to open new retail store in Brisbane

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Apple has announced on their retail website that a new store will be opening this month in Brisbane, Australia. The store will be located in the MacArthur Chambers building, with a grad opening scheduled for Friday, January 17th at 10:00 AM. This will be Apple’s 21st store in Australia, and the fourth to open in Queensland.… Read More

Atom tweak for iOS overhauls the standard lockscreen

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A tweak from well-known developers Tyler Nettlton and Surenix has just hit the Cydia Store, called Atom. Atom provides a while new interface to the lockscreen, and gets rid of the conventional “slide to unlock” that has become so familiar. Instead, Atom presents the user with a screen that is blank apart from a single… Read More

New Palo Alto Apple Store Opening October 27th

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Apple is constantly expanding their retail stores, and the newest step they have decided to open a redesigned store in Palo Alto, California. The new store will sit right across the street from the one that is there now, and will feature an entirely glass front and ceiling. Apple has sent out emails to shoppers,… Read More

Cydia Paid Out $8 Million To Jailbreak Developers Last Year

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JailbreakCon 2012 exposed a great deal of content relating to every aspect of the jailbreaking scene. Of the many speakers, Saurik, the developer and maintainer of Cydia, released some interesting statistic and number around his alternative marketplace. Saurik estimates that $8 million dollars were distributed to developers and themers that use the Cydia Store over the last year. These numbers are shocking… Read More

Macbook Pro Retina Display 2012 Review [Video]

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Last week, we finally got our hands on the new Macbook Pro with retina support. Using our new computers for almost a week now we thought it was the perfect time to review the laptop. Display Retina display: 15.4-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2880-by-1800 resolution at 220 pixels per inch with support for… Read More

Food & Drink Category Coming To The App Store

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Apple recently contacted relevant developers stating that a food & drink category was being added to the App Store. The information sent out by Apple indicates that the change will occur “in the next few weeks” opposed to the earlier rumored date of July 18th. Nothing big is happening other than the collection of restaurant,… Read More

Launch Center Pro

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In addition to Asphalt 7, Launch Center Pro was released into the App Store today.  Launch Center Pro is better version of Launch Center, a fairly popular app that has been available for a while. Essentially the app aims to make using your phone easier by adding a quicker way to complete actions in other default and App Store apps. The main… Read More

Display Recorder: Record Your Device’s Display, No Jailbreak Required

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Recently an app with the generic name “Display Recorder” made its way into Apple’s App Store. The app works very similarly to the popular Cydia package with the same name. Display Recorder from the App Store does however contain a few features that the Cydia counterpart lacks. The first noticeable difference is that the app records audio from the iPhone’s… Read More

Apple Releases List of Top Apps All Time

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Just yesterday Apple ended their countdown for the 25 billionth app, just one year after their 10 billionth download in January, 2011. 15 billion apps in one year is a huge accomplishment, and in honor, Apple has released a list of the all time top apps. For paid iPhone apps, the top 25 is: Angry… Read More

Photoshop Touch $9.99 Available For iPad 2

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Photoshop finally made its way to iOS, at least somewhat. Photoshop Touch features far more than the previous application “Adobe Photoshop Express” as it actually resembles the desktop version with many of its features. Although not a full copy, the app seems impressive as the touch screen controls look very intuitive. Being able to edit… Read More

Apple Purchases Chomp To Help Redesign App Store

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TechCrunch today discovered that Apple has acquired a company named Chomp, supposedly to help overhaul iTunes and the App Store. I for one had never heard of Chomp before this, but they are a company that uses complex tools to help aide in app search and discovery. This purchase means that Apple is likely looking to… Read More

Apple and 5 Other Companies Agree To New Privacy Policy Standards For Apps

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It was announced today that Apple, along with Google, Amazon, HP, and Microsoft, has agreed to a new standard regarding apps that collect users personal data. The agreement will require apps that collect any form of personal data to publicly display their privacy policies. According to a statement from California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris:… Read More

Twitter for iPhone Updated, Brings Back Missed Features

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Today, Twitter released an update to their iPhone app, bringing many new features, as well as bringing back some features that were removed in a recent update. Twitter’s recent update removed two heavily used features, text copying and swipe shortcuts. These removals angered many people, causing them to switch to third party alternatives. In response,… Read More