Tag Archive: Receive

L.A. schools to receive $6.4m from botched iPad deal

The long-running disaster that was the L.A. Unified School District scheme to provide iPads to every student, teacher and campus administrator is apparently over — with Apple among the companies agreeing to pay out a $ 6.4 million settlement. The tentative payout is hopefully the last phase in an aborted $ 1.3-billion plan for the second-largest district […]

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

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iPhone 6s likely to receive major camera upgrades both front and back

Rumors that the iPhone 6s will receive a new 12-megapixel camera with 4K video recording got a boost today — thanks to a document allegedly leaked by a Foxconn employee. The document also suggests that the iPhone 6s’ front-facing camera…Read more ›

Apple Stores allegedly receive first shipments of Apple Watch units

Still waiting for your Apple Watch pre-order to arrive? It might be time to just cancel your order and head down to the local Apple Store. Apple Stores have allegedly started receiving their first initial shipments of Apple Watch units…Read more ›

How to Send & Receive Text Messages from Mac with SMS Relay for OS X Yosemite

The Mac Messages app has long had support for sending and receiving iMessages, and now the latest versions of Messages for OS X support a new feature which allows you to send and receive SMS text messages as well. This basically means that you can talk to someone using an Android, Windows phone, ancient flip … Read More

Apple TV and Mac mini receive price drops across Europe

Apple is on a price-slashing spree this morning after taking down its online store for a few hours last night. Not only did Cupertino just release its cheapest iMac ever, but it’s also dropping prices on the Apple TV and Mac…Read more ›

Twitter No Longer Lets You Receive DMs From People You’re Not Following

Twitter has already removed the option that allowed users to receive direct messages from people they don’t follow, just over one month after the feature was introduced. This means that even if you opted in to accept DMs from anyone,…Read more ›    [Read More…]

You Can Now Receive Twitter DMs From People You Don’t Follow

Twitter has today introduced the ability for users to receive direct messages from people they choose not to follow. Until now, users had to be following each other to communicate privately, but the new option lets you receive DMs from…Read more ›

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640,000 LA School Kids To Receive Free iPads In $30 Million Program

child-on-ipadThe Los Angeles School Board of Education has announced a new program that will see 640,000 school kids given free iPads. 31,000 of those will be given out this year, while the other 609,000 will be issued by the end of 2014. The program comes after a $31 million deal with Apple. However, that $31 […]

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Send & Receive Animated GIFs in Messages on iPhone

Dancing Banana animated GIF A fun little-known feature of Messages for iOS is that it supports animated gifs, meaning you can send and receive those quirky moving web graphics that were so popular in 1996 and are currently enjoying a resurgence on the web. The only requirement for this feature to work is that both you and the recipient have iMessage configured on their iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, beyond that  [Read More…]

Set Default Font Choices For Messages You Send And Receive In Mavericks Beta [OS X Tips]

Message Font ChoicesIn the OS X 10.8 version of Messages on the Mac, you can set the background color of your own messages, and you can set the background color, font, and font color of anyone who sends you messages. Now, though, in OS X Mavericks, you can do all those things, plus send messages in your […]

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