Apple restores iCloud services after brief outage

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Apple has restored iCloud services, with all services currently showing “green”. An outage lasting from 10:23 AM to 12:54 PM was observed today. Numerous issues were reported during that time...

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Users prefer iOS 7 design to iOS 6 – Take the poll yourself

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Participants are overwhelming choosing the style of iOS 7 over iOS 6. This is a major upgrade of the iOS operating system. As Tim Cook explained on stage at WWDC, this has Jony Ive’s fingerprints all over it...

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iOS 7 Beta 5 released to Apple developers

iOS7-beta5-logo_A new beta of iOS 7 has been released today by Apple, less than 10 days since the release of Beta 4. Developers with active developer accounts with Apple are able to download and install this update via an over-the-air update process.

It’s been noted...

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iPhone 5c mock-up – Apple may release low cost iPhone

iphone-5c-highresAccording to reports, Apple is planning to release a low cost option for iPhone fans. This mock-up shows off the plastic shell for the phone, in numerous colors...

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Apple to report Q1 2013 earnings on Jan. 23

Apple just announced on its Investor Page that it would report its Q1 2013 earnings Jan. 23. As it does once a quarter, Apple will issue a press release at 4:30 p.m. EST with the numbers and follow with a conference call at 5 p.m...

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comScore: iOS and Android continue move toward duopoly with 90 percent of US market in November

According to the latest numbers from comScore MobiLens for the United States mobile phone market, Apple and Samsung both continue to gain marketshare as the leading OEMs as Android and iOS move closer toward a duopoly with a combined almost 90 perce...

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Facebook Messenger just turned into a phone & voice messaging app

Facebook is updating its Messenger iOS and Android app today with a couple of really interesting new features: the ability to record short voice messages, and a free calling service that utilizes users’ existing data plans but not their call allowan...

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Gorilla Glass 3 to be announced at CES

Ahead of CES 2013 taking place in Las Vegas next week, the folks at Corning have unveiled Gorilla Glass 3, a new glass composition aimed at next-gen smartphones and tablets...

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