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Hype-Machine In Overdrive As Apple Readies Next Products
2012-08-24 14:55:51

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sleeping bag? Check. Lawn chair? Yup. Bags of chips and extra-large soda? Got ℠em. Along with my inhaler to keep me from hyperventilating, it looks like I´m ready to camp out in front of an Apple store as the world´s most valuable company, with its oceans of cash, readies for a new influx of money to thunder into its bulging vaults after it rolls out its next must-have products next month. September 12 is the date...

No Layoffs for Apple Retail Employees
2012-08-18 05:54:55

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online When Apple makes a mistake, they´re always very good about fessing up to it. Scratch that: When Apple believes there was a mistake to be made in the first place and that, somehow, they´ve made it, they´re very good about fessing up. So, when MacRumors.com ran a story on Monday about possible significant layoffs of new hires at the Apple retail stores, many began to wonder what was going on down in Cupertino....

Apple Stock: Hot Once More
2012-08-17 14:25:16

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online If I didn´t know any better, I´d say there´s a new iPhone on the way, in, say, 3 to 4 weeks or so. I don´t have a trick knee or anything, there´s just something in the air that smells of new Apple goodness. Take, for instance, the Q3 earnings call wherein Tim Cook admitted the company is seeing a slowdown in their iPhone sales. Analysts have also noted this slow down, saying a few months ago that...

Apple Stores Reportedly Offer Price Matching
2012-08-10 04:44:25

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online I´ve said it once before. I´ve even made incredibly clumsy references to a Radiohead album: Everything is in its right place. Although, on second thought, if I were going to go down that path, perhaps I should have went with “Jigsaw Falling Into Place?” Oh Hindsight, thy name is beach. All these Radiohead references are meant to say, People Get Ready. Things are starting to fall into place for an...

2012-08-09 23:01:27

iStoryTime and PBS KIDS today announced the launch of a new storybook app, SID THE SCIENCE KID Read & Play, available now for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch on the App Store. Based on the animated preschool series SID THE SCIENCE KID from The Jim Henson Company, Sid the Science Kid Read & Play is packed with two stories and several fun activities aimed at developing early science exploration. It features two storybooks, jokes, games, sing-along music videos, coloring pages and more...

2012-08-02 23:02:12

MacXDVD Software, a generous and customer-oriented multimedia software company, presents great giveaway event offering MacX iPhone iPad Video Converter and its Windows version for free from now to Aug. 15, 2012. It is a golden opportunity for who would like to convert video (including HD video) to iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc. (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 MacXDVD Software, a generous and customer-oriented multimedia software company, presents great giveaway event offering MacX iPhone iPad Video...

Amazon Instant Video Comes To The iPad
2012-08-01 13:38:41

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Just one day after they updated their cloud player, making it a worthy competitor against Apple´s iTunes Match, Amazon has made another push into the Apple-sphere, releasing their Amazon Instant Video app for iPad on the App Store. The free app popped up in the store Wednesday morning and allows Amazon Prime subscribers the ability to stream Amazon´s entire Instant Video library on their iPad. Furthermore, the app...

Rumored iPhone 5 Photos Surface On Japanese Website
2012-07-30 06:11:21

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The as-of-yet unreleased and, for all we know, fictional iPhone “5” has just been “confirmed” once again, appearing in its familiar form. The whole gang of rumors are here, long and sleek, 4-ish-inch screen, smaller, 19-pin connector, new speaker configuration and headphone jack and centered FaceTime camera. Japanese website iLab posted high-resolution photos of what appears to be a fully assembled...

Apple Wins Another NFC Patent
2012-07-27 14:34:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online And just like that, Apple has some new patents which were just released today, this time involving that long rumored NFC technology which has been expected in the iPhone for a few years now. NFC technology, as you may recall, allows users to transfer data to other NFC equipped devices by simply bringing them close to one another, or tapping them together. The most anticipated use of this “transfer of data,” of...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.