Tag Archive: Launches


After Steve Jobs, the original Mac, and the iPhone, launch day queues have to be one of the most recognisably Apple phenomenons of them all: something which speaks not only to the crazy number of sales Apple makes, but also… Read more ›

After years of examining the Android operating system, the European Commission has launched a formal antitrust investigation into claims that Google unfairly forces competitors into bundling its own apps on their devices. “The investigation will focus on whether Google has entered… Read more ›

Apple launches website offering free Apple Pay decals

Apple Pay has quickly become the most used mobile wallet solution in the world, but finding businesses that accept it, still isn’t all that easy. To help companies out, Apple launched a new website today that offers free Apple Pay… Read more ›

iOS developers are constantly spitting on Android. But that’s not necessarily the way it should be. The developers behind iA Writer, one of the most beautiful distraction-free writing apps for iOS and Mac, have just ported their app to Android.… Read more ›

Apple launches web-only iCloud apps for everyone

You no longer need a Mac or iOS device to access Apple’s web-only version of iCloud apps. Apple announced that starting today, anyone — even PC-users — can access its suite of iCloud web-based productivity apps – Pages, Numbers, and Keynote… Read more ›

After hints that a broader international rollout was imminent, Apple Maps Connect has officially come to Germany, France and Canada. As you might recall, word of Apple Maps Connect expanding to France and Germany appeared last Friday, when a website… Read more ›

For those of us who have long been suffering under the tyrrany of iPhoto, Photos for Mac represents a beautiful new frontier of speedy and powerful photo-editing on the Mac. But if you’re an Aperture lover, Photos for Mac represents… Read more ›

Apple may be in the middle of its biggest ever month in App Store history, but it’s not resting on its laurels — having just announced a new App Store category, aimed at the littler members of Cupertino’s fanbase. Called… Read more ›

You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to make a music video, and maybe you shouldn’t be. Turns out, rocket scientists can’t dance. NASA released a parody video on YouTube Thursday called “All About That Space,” designed to raise… Read more ›

When the final Space Shuttle flight landed in July 2011, there was a sadness that America’s future involvement in space exploration would be nothing more than one of our astronauts occasionally hitching a lift on a rickety Russian rocket. But… Read more ›