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Apple iTunes
2012-06-29 05:16:37

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online With the exception of some UI tweaks here and there, iTunes has mostly looked and worked the same since its introduction. Now, Bloomberg has been talking to those stealthy People Familiar With the Matter and is reporting Apple is planning to issue iTunes a pretty big revamp by the end of 2012. According to Bloomberg, it will be the largest change to iTunes since 2003. At nearly 10 years, it´s about time. The People...

Tumblr Finally Pays Attention To Their iOS App
2012-06-22 07:11:54

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com Tumblr has been a popular blogging platform for many years, and while it´s been the choice of many who simply want to share quick, brief thoughts or re-share pictures they´ve seen elsewhere on the site, the iOS app for the service has often been seen as a giant sore spot on the otherwise fine platform. On Thursday, Tumblr released a long-awaited update to their iOS app. And there was much rejoicing. The new update to the popular blogging app...

Zuckerberg Account On Pinterest Competitor Leads To Speculation
2012-06-10 05:21:17

The CEO of one of the world's most popular social networks has apparently joined a high-end, consumer-focused image-sharing website and rival to Pinterest, and this seemingly innocent news has led to some speculation that his involvement may run deeper than just being another user of the service. The webpage in question, The Fancy, describes itself as "part store, blog, magazine and wishlist," as well as "a place to discover great stuff, to curate a collection of things you love, to get...

2012-05-31 15:52:24

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com Daniel Ek and Sean Parker–co-founder and Director of Spotify, respectively–took to the red chairs last night at the All Things D conference and were interviewed by the Wall Street Journal´s tech journalist extraordinaire Walt Mossberg. During the interview, Mossberg took the time to ask the two streaming music providers about their legal negotiations in the States and their relationships with the record labels. Surprisingly, Mossberg was...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'