Tag Archive: $50000


50,000 users want Instagram to turn back time

An online petition asking Instagram to reverse its decision to get rid of chronological order in users’ feeds has gathered almost 50,000 signatures in a day. The request emerged after the photo-sharing platform announced yesterday that it intends to switch to algorithm-based ordering “based on the likelihood you’ll be interested in the content, your relationship […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Buying a guided tour of Apple HQ will only cost you $50,000

Apple’s new spaceship campus is scheduled to be completed late next year, but before 12,000 employees take over the new mothership, you can take a guided tour of Apple’s current headquarters, if you’ve got enough funds. A new CharityBuzz auction…Read more ›

Drinking Coffee With Tim Cook Will Cost You $50,000 But It’s For A Good Cause

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If you dream of chilling with your homie Tim Cook in the morning and grabbing coffee but never had the chance to meet Silicon Valley’s most powerful CEO, then here’s your chance.

Tim Cook is auctioning off 30min-1hour of his time for CharityBuzz.com. Proceeds go to support the RFK Center for Justice and Human Rights, and you’ll get to hangout with Tim at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino. Who knows. Maybe  [Read More…]

An Apple Maps Glitch Has Cost This Restaurant $50,000

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Apple Maps has been the butt of an exhausting number of bad jokes. People in Australia have been stranded in the outback thanks to Scott Forstall’s mishap.

For most of us, glitches in Apple Maps are just a minor inconvenience and you can just switch over to Google Maps when you have a problem. But for one restaurant in Portland, Oregon, Apple Maps has cost them about $ 50,000 worth of business since it was  [Read More…]

Case Company Is Making 50,000 Cases For Mystery Apple Device

Case company Hard Candy is busy manufacturing 50,000 cases for a mystery Apple device. The device probably looks like the mockup above. It might be the iPhone 5 or a new, bigger iPod touch. It has a 4.44-inch diagonal screen, which is much larger than most observers are expecting for a new iPhone. Whatever it is, Hard Candy expects Apple CEO Tim Cook to unveil the device at todays press event. And the  [Read More…]

A Student Of George Mason University In US Makes $50,000 Per Year By Jailbreaking iPhones

While no much easier than the 30 or 40 step processes of yesteryear, jailbreaking is still a little daunting for the layman. With so many different tools, for different operating systems and based on different versions of iOS, the jailbreak scene can be a veritable minefield for people who aren’t particularly tech-savvy. This is where college student Kevin Lee comes in.

Currently at George Mason University in the US,  [Read More…]