Tag Archive: Olympics


Watch the Rio Olympics Live on iPhone or iPad

Want to watch live coverage of the Olympics? You can easily watch any of the 2016 Rio Olympic games and competitions live right from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch (or Android too, but we’re obviously focusing in iOS), meaning you can watch any game and any country and any sport you want, you don’t … Read More

The Sochi Olympics: Streaming, News And…Recommended Beverages

This story first appeared in Cult of Mac Magazine. Want to watch the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, but don’t have a TV? Or do you have a TV but just prefer the coverage given by other countries? Then you’re… Read more ›     

This Week In Cult Of Mac Magazine: Olympics for Cord Cutters

This week, Cult of Mac Magazine is all about the Olympics. Whether you’re a cord cutter or just like to slack off at work, our ever-resourceful reviews editor Charlie Sorrel has compiled all the tips you need to watch without… Read more ›     

Watch Live Streams of the Sochi 2014 Olympics on iPad and iPhone

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are under way, and while you can always catch the replayed broadcast on TV, that’s not always as fun as watching the live stream. Fortunately the wonderful world of iOS apps has us covered, and for most localities you can get completely free access to live streams of the … Read More

Olympics Committee: Samsung Can’t Bully Athletes Into Hiding Their iPhones

Remember the report from yesterday that said that Sochi Olympics sponsor Samsung was asking athletes to cover up their iPhone logos? Not something athletes need to worry about, according to the International Olympic Committee. But that doesn’t mean Samsung didn’t… Read more ›     

theScore Has All The Winter Olympics Coverage You Need

Winter Olympics fans rejoice, for theScore is here to deliver unique sporting content and breaking news direct from Sochi to your iPhone. The app has its own team of news hounds who will push news on heats, medals, and podium… Read more ›     

Compete In The Cult Of Mac Selfie Olympics To Win Prizes And A Spot In Our Magazine

  The Winter Olympics are just three days away so of course we’re working on a special edition of Cult of Mac Magazine all about the intersection of the winter games and Apple. 99.997% of us aren’t talented enough to… Read more ›     

Check Out The Mini iPhone And iPad Pins Apple Has Been Giving Out At The London Olympics [Gallery]

Cute, aren’t they?

Since the beginning of the 2012 London Olympics last month, Apple has been giving away a rotating set of 4 Great Britain-themed lapel pins each day. This isn’t a new thing for Apple, as the company gave out similar Canadian-themed pins during the 2010�Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

For the Olympics this year, the pins are tiny black and white iPhones and iPads. Cult of Mac reader Andrew Wingert sent  [Read More…]

Apple Airs Several New Mac Ads During The Olympics [Video]

Tonight during the Olympics, Apple aired several new Mac focused ads, one featuring a man on a plane receiving assistance from a Genius with iMovie on his Mac, and another featuring a conversation between an Apple Genius and a customer who has just been tricked into buying “basically a Mac.”

The third ad, featuring the same Genius, details a scene in which a frantic dad explores his options for iPhoto creations for  [Read More…]

How to Watch the 2012 Summer Olympics Live On Your iOS Device

NBC recently announced that it will be streaming all 302 medal events from the 2012 Summer Olympics in London to U.S. viewers via an iPhone and iPad app. The events will be streamed real time for everyone to watch, with a planned 3,500 hours of event coverage being streamed to both desktop and mobile viewers. That makes this year�s Olympics coverage the most internet-friendly in history. The one catch to the whole ordeal is that viewers  [Read More…]