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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...

Apple Mountain Lion Pegged For July 25th Release?
2012-07-16 14:32:59

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online There are many who try to “figure out” Apple, predicting what they will do next based on launch history. Sometimes this kind of reasoning works. For example, Apple will usually update their MacBook Pros twice a year. Up until last year, Apple has also updated their iPod line in September. Of course, this desire to find rhyme or reason to Apple´s actions can often be futile. Whom of us doesn´t remember...

2012-07-09 15:27:12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Something strange happened to Marco Arment after an update to his popular iOS app was pushed through the app store. He began getting email and messages on Twitter, complaining that the new update had been corrupted. When a user tried to open Arment´s popular iOS app, Instapaper, the app would crash immediately. Arment began to investigate the problem, checking everything on his end and testing the binaries he had sent to Apple....

Find & Call App - First Case Of Malware Reported On The iPhone
2012-07-06 14:25:51

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s all fun and games until malware gets involved. Apple´s App Store is supposed to be a safe place, a warm haven amidst the foul realities of lesser technologies. It´s a neighborhood where the houses are a little more expensive and the HOA carries a big stick. But those high, brick fences and that security guard at the entrance make us feel pretty safe. We hear about other break-ins and other foul acts of...

Apple Offers More iCloud Love To PC Users
2012-07-03 13:14:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As Apple prepares their latest iCloud, iOS and Mountain Lion offerings ahead of their respective launches, some small details are being leaked about future features found within these operating systems. Acting as the new digital hub, Apple is expanding the scope of iCloud, allowing it to keep even more of our information in sync between our desktop and mobile devices. For instance, developers have found evidence that iCloud...

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