iPhone 5 ‘Let’s talk iPhone’ Media Event to be held on October 4th

Apple has issued the invitations for the special iPhone event to be held next week, October 4th, confirming the rumor. The event will be held in the company’s Town Hall auditorium at its headquarters in Cupertino, California. The event scheduled to begin at 10:00 AM Pacific Time carries the tagline "Let’s talk iPhone" and features…

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End of Intel processers in Mac computers ?

Rumors are circulating about Apple dropping Intel chips (Apple replaced PowerPC chips for Intel chips in 2006) to use it’s own ARM based chips in Mac lines of computers. Intel started manufacturing its own microprocessor after it acquire PA Semi in 2008. Apple’s most popular products, iPhone and iPad, are powered by it’s latest A5…

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Cheap iMac only for Education, is it cheap enough?

The cheapest iMac that Apple has recently unveiled is not for a general buyer. The new iMac model, sold at $999 is only available for schools and other educational institutes. The cheapest regular model comes with a better specification an a price tag of $1199. The lower price of this version of the iMac also…

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OS X 10.7 Lion Reviews – Likes and dislikes

OSX Lion initial reviews are pretty good. Some of the noted reviews are: David Pogue of New York Times says, "The Lion upgrade, in other words, is classic Apple: innovative to some, gimmicky to others, big leaps forward, a few stumbles back." Harry McCracken of Time states, "At $29.99, it’s a steal — the no-brainer…

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iPhone 5 rumored to be released in the fall

The launch of the next iPhone model is a complete mystery. Some say Apple might release iPhone 4S before releasing the next major upgrade. But, others believe, the iPhone 5 release might happen during the yearly iPod event usually held in September. BGR has quoted it’s sources telling that next release of iPhone will be…

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iPad 2 unveiled by Steve Jobs in his surprise appearance

Apple CDO Steve Jobs surprised everybody in the iPad 2 unveiling ceremony. He told that the new iPad will carry the same price tag but will feature a dual core processor, two video camera, and a thinner and lighter form factor. (Video courtesy – AP) While going through the specification page in Apple website, the…

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‘iPhone nano’ rumor

It is rumored that Apple is preparing a smaller and cheaper iPhone to compete with other smartphones. The smaller iPhone is rumored to be priced at about $200 without a contract. Bloomberg reported that the smaller iPhone to be one-third smaller than the iPhone 4, but using mostly same components found in the current iPhone….

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10$m counterfeit goods including iPhones and iPods seized in LA

LA Times reports that, more than $10 million worth of counterfeit goods were seized by Los Angeles port authorities. The goods include iPhones and iPods. The police has told that the goods look authentic and were shipped from Asia into the US market. Two brothers named Bahram and Edward Zahab, are charged with the business…

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Mac App Store goes live

Earlier today (Jan 6, 2011), Apple announced the opening of Mac App Store for business. With over 1,000 paid and free apps, the Mac App Store requires Mac OS X 10.6.6, available for download via Software Update. Pages, Keynote, and Numbers – three components of Apple’s iWork productivity suite are now sold individually through the…

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