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Random People Were Handed An iPad Mini And They Thought It Was The New iPhone [Video]

    Jimmy Kimmel has been well known to make fun of an Apple fanboy or two, so when Apple announced the new iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s yesterday, the late-night TV show host hit the streets to get people’s reactions to the new Apple device. The catch: the pedestrians were handed an iPad mini […]

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Workers Being Cheated Out Of Millions Of Dollars Of Unpaid Overtime As They Make The iPhone 5C [Report]

low-cost-iphone-iphone-5-bottom-1Sadly, whenever Apple is about to launch a new product, we tend to hear about violations of workers’ rights in Apple’s supply chain. It makes sense. A lot of companies bid against each other for Apple’s business in Asia, then don’t have the money to hire enough workers to fulfill Apple’s huge orders. The result? […]

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Parallels Access Lets You Run Mac & PC Apps As If They Were Native On Your iPad

windows-homepageThe virtualization maestros over at Parallels have long offered Mac owners a slick, easy way to run Windows apps on their Macs, but now they’re extending their mission in the other direction with a new app that lets you run Mac & PC apps… on your iPad. Called Parallels Access, the new app promises to […]

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If The Doctor Used Headphones, They Would Be The Brilliant Parrot Ziks [Review]

parrot-zik-6It has the technological sophistication of a sonic screwdriver. Its design elements look as if pulled straight out of another dimension. And there may not be another set of headphones on this planet — or any other — baked with as many ingredients as the Parrot Zik. But we were curious — would all this […]

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Double Music Lets Teens Ignore Each Other, Even While They Share A Pair Of Earbuds

There isn’t a much sadder sight in the modern urban landscape than a pair of friends walking together, both isolated by their own music playing on their own headphones. Why even bother meeting your friend i all you’re going to do is ignore each other?

Now, it gets a little better – and quite a lot cuter – when those friends share one pair of earbuds, maybe to listen to the same  [Read More…]

Keep Your Jailbreak And iOS Settings Separate, Where They Belong [Jailbreak]

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If you’ve got a jailbroken iPhone, it can be a little bit confusing to manage the settings of your various tweaks. Sometimes they are in an app, sometimes they are in ‘Settings’ and even when they are where you expect them to be, they can often be buried.

PreferenceOrganizer is a new Cydia tweak that keeps your default iOS settings and jailbreak settings separate, like you’d expect them to be. Unfortunately,  [Read More…]

OK Go Tells Us About Say The Same Thing, The iOS Game They Actually Made Real

Hugs all around, guys!

Hugs all around, guys!

The band, OK Go, known as much for its fabulously nerdy and complex videos as for its quirky and upbeat pop music, have made an app. Before you go, “meh,” and move on, thinking that this is another one of those record publishing tie-in apps that, really, no one loves but the publicist trying to push it, take a look at the video here.

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Amazon Says There’s No Way They Could Make A $99 Tablet

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Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablets have been some of the best competition to the iPad, mostly because they’re cheap but come with good software. It seems like Amazon would sell the Kindle for as cheap as possible if it meant taking a slice of Apple’s pie.

Earlier this morning, a rumor was floated by TechCrunch that Amazon is making a $ 99 tablet to compete with the iPad mini. It sounded crazy  [Read More…]

Bem’s Portable Speakers Are Great For Parties—When They Work [Review]

Bem's Wireless Speaker Trio: Fully charged and ready for action.

Bem’s Wireless Speaker Trio: Fully charged and ready for action.

If you’ve ever had a party with people in various rooms of your house, maybe even outside, Bem’s Wireless Speaker Trio was made just for you.

Wireless Speaker Trio by Bem Wireless Category: Cases Works With: iPod, iPhone, iPad, Mac, or anything with Bluetooth Price: $ 299.99

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Apple’s Less Arrogant Than They Used To Be, Says Orange CEO

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There was a time when companies feared going into negotiations with Apple. When Steve Jobs walked into a meeting, he demanded that your company bend to his every whim, or he’d walk away.

Now that Steve’s gone, other companies have noticed that Apple is actually a lot easier to deal with. At least, that’s the observation from France Telecom-Orange CEO, Stephane Richard, who thinks Apple’s not as arrogant as they used  [Read More…]