Tag Archive: Hoping

Blind pensioner is hoping iTunes success will help save his sight

What’s the best way for an 85-year-old man, who has been registered blind for the past six years, to raise the money he needs for a sight-saving operation? Write, record and sell a song using iTunes, of course! That’s what Scottish pensioner Jock Campbell is doing, at least. Having been a producer for a band appropriately-titled […]

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

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Nintendo will release an iPhone app — just not the one you’re hoping for

For a brand that made all our dreams come true as kids, Nintendo sure seems content to play the Bowser-style troll these days. First of all, the company announced that it is finally embracing YouTube videos featuring game footage; only…Read more ›

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Korean Carriers Hoping To Persuade Apple To Expand iPhone 5?s LTE Support

Korean carriers are in talks with Apple over the iPhone 5′s LTE support.

Korean carriers SK Telecom and KT have revealed that they are currently in talks with Apple over supporting the next iPhone on their 800 MHz and 1800 MHz LTE networks. Although it seems inevitable that the handset will indeed boast LTE connectivity, as we know from the new iPad, different carriers use different frequency bands all around the world,  [Read More…]

Fox Hoping iTunes Premiere Boosts Interest in New Girl Series


You could almost smell the desperation from the press release announcing the first ever premiere of a network television show on Apples iTunes. Fox, which usually keeps its first-run programming off iTunes, has released the pilot episode of New Girl, a series receiving lackluster reviews, as a free download on the service. Releasing the series pilot on iTunes, rather than requiring viewers wait until Foxs fall schedule, marks the first  [Read More…]

Heres To Hoping Apples Future Macs Charge Our Other Gadgets Like This [Video]

www.youtube.com/watch?v=FXDCR41huhQ Following this mornings discovery of a new Apple patent for inductive charging, MacRumors points to a video fromWiTricity, the company that developsmagnetic resonance charging technology, which demonstrates a much better method for wirelessly charging our Apple gadgets using our Macs as a power source. MacRumors has drawn our attention to WiTricitys technology before, which looks like the ideal way to charge our iOS devices in addition to our Bluetooth keyboards, mice, and other gadgets. The technology is based  [Read More…]