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Apple Settles With Parents Whose Kids Racked Up iTunes Debt
2013-02-26 11:23:41

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In the case of Apple v The Parents, the iPad maker has decided to settle by way of $5 iTunes gift cards or more than $30 cash. Though this deal awaits approval from a district court judge in San Francisco, the parents of children who spent hundreds of dollars in the app store may be seeing that money come back to them. Older versions of Apple´s iOS had a feature which left the door for in-app purchases wide open for a...

2013-02-24 23:02:06

The application, which allows users to predict future events, is a perfect way to make Oscar predictions. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 iWasRight, a free iPhone application that allows users to predict the outcome of events, launched in time for users to make predictions about this year´s Academy Awards. The application, available now on the iTunes store, is fun and easy to use. Users can “Make Claims” based on world events (Example: The 49ers are going to win...

Apple iTunes Store Makes History: 25 Billion Songs Downloaded
2013-02-07 10:10:57

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Phillip Lüpke from Germany probably had no idea that he was about to help make Apple history when he downloaded the song “Monkey Drums” (Goksel Vancin Remix) by Chase Buch from iTunes recently. As the fates would have it, this song, consisting mostly of a never-ending throbbing bass drum, was the 25 billionth song download on Apple´s online music store. It´s not as if they have any real...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.