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Apple brings iTunes Pass to the United States for storing money in Passbook

After launching first in Japan on July 15th, Apple has brought its iTunes Pass functionality to the United States. The feature allows you to store iTunes Store credit on a digital gift card in Passbook that can reloaded by an…Read more ›

iTunes Pass feature offers sneak peak at Apple’s mobile payment service

Apple has launched a new service called iTunes Pass in several countries, including Japan, Brazil, China, and and others. The service lets customers buy iTunes Store credit from brick-and-mortar Apple retail stores — only using Passbook, rather than the physical…Read more ›

Southwest Airlines app adds mobile boarding pass support in 28 airports

Given the extra security you find at airports these days, we’re grateful for anything that makes the experience of checking in and boarding your flight that bit quicker and easier. With that in mind, Southwest Airlines has just posted an…Read more ›

Kickstarter Pledges Pass The $1Bn Milestone

Kickstarter, the crowdfunding platform for creative projects, hit a major milestone today, when it officially racked up $ 1 billion in pledges. According to the company’s statistics page, its $ 1 billion in total funds represents $ 859 million backing successful projects —…Read more ›    [Read More…]

AT&T To Offer New $5 Day Pass And 3-Month Data Plan Options For iPads

Today AT&T announced its plans to entice tablet customers with new data plan options. The most attractive plan for users will probably be a $ 5 day pass that offers 250MB for light web usage. A new $ 25 plan will come with…Read more ›

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Apple Sued By Breaking Bad Fans Over False Season Pass Claims

Breaking-Bad-Season-5Apple has been targeted by a class action lawsuit for falsely advertising a Season Pass for the final season of Breaking Bad. The season was split into two parts, but those who purchased a Season Pass were angered when they discovered that the eight episodes included in the second part were not included, and that they would have […]

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How To Add A Passbook Pass To Your iPhone From Your Mac [OS X Tips]

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Did you know that you can add Passbook passes to your iPhone from your Mac? It’s a feature Apple hasn’t really promoted, but iCloud syncs passes added from OS X to the iPhone with a click of a button.

Hat tip to David Chartier for pointing out this feature on his Finer Things in Tech blog. When viewing a Passbook pass from a source like Ticketmaster  [Read More…]

Apple Adds “Complete My Season Pass” Option to iTunes TV Show Purchases

Apple added a wrinkle in the way iTunes users can purchase their favorite television shows this week. The wrinkle comes in the form of a Complete My Season Pass option now available in the iTunes store. Its unclear when this option became available exactly, but it appears to have started this week. Apple has offered a Complete My Album feature in the iTunes store for some time, allowing users who downloaded a few individual tracks  [Read More…]

Apple TV Update Delivers NBA League Pass and MLB TV

Click the image to open in full size.  Not to be lost in the shuffle today among Apple’s bustling updates/releases like iOS 4.3 and Safari 5.0.4, Apple TV also received a software update (to version 4.2,) on Wednesday. What we have, among the new features, is the arrival of live streaming games for NBA League Pass and MLB TV subscribers. Consequently, Apple TV users can now watch all the basketball and baseball their hearts  [Read More…]

Android, RIM Pass iPhone in Total Smartphone Market Share

Click the image to open in full size. According to the latest data published by prominent digital measurement provider comScore, Google’s Android and Research in Motion’s BlackBerry have become the largest mobile platforms, respectively, at the onset of this new year. Firmly pinned in third place is Apple’s iPhone, although it should be noted that the data reflects the period immediately before the Verizon iPhone was released. The data comes from comScore’s ?MobiLens? service,  [Read More…]