Tag Archive: Today

Some U.S. carriers have historically been more lenient about unlocking phones than others, but starting today they are all mandated to provide unlocking once a customer’s contract is up. Legislation put in place by the FCC back in 2013 takes… Read more ›

Tim Cook doesn’t make many non-Apple event speaking appearance, but the Apple CEO is in New York City today to speak at Goldman Sach’s technology and Internet conference. Cook attended the conference in 2013 and 2012, but skipped the event… Read more ›

The Mac Notification Center gained widgets in OS X Yosemite, which are revealed when the Notification Center is opened and the “Today” view is chosen. This looks and functions a bit like Widgets in iOS, and these widgets range from World Clock, Calculator, Weather, Reminders, Calendar, Stocks, Social, and an to an iTunes widget, but … Read More

Bryant Gumbel and Katie Couric are together again and still clueless about technology. The former Today Show hosts were reunited not on a morning show couch but in BMW’s i3 electric car for a Super Bowl ad that has them… Read more ›

Happy birthday: The iPad turns five today

Five years ago today, on January 27 2010, Steve Jobs unveiled the iPad at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco — giving the world its first glimpse of the so-called “Jesus tablet.” Although not Apple’s first… Read more ›

If you’re in or around Berkeley, California this evening, and want to be a part of Apple history, you may catch a sighing of actors Michael Fassbender, Seth Rogen, Kate Winslet and Katherine Waterston as they shoot scenes for the… Read more ›

31 years ago today, Apple won the Super Bowl

During the third quarter, a referee blew the whistle to signal a timeout. What happened next, signaled the beginning of a sizemic shift in our lives. But if you left the couch for beer and snacks at that moment of… Read more ›

The iPhone has become such a major part of our existence, a piece of technology that we almost take for granted, that it’s difficult to remember a time when we were instead tapping away at our Moto Q, Palm Treo… Read more ›

A lot has changed at Apple in the years since Steve Jobs died. While much of it is good (record-breaking iPhone sales, work on the new Apple campus, the stock-split leading to new share price highs), it’s unavoidable that one… Read more ›

VLC, the much beloved cross platform video player, hasn’t historically had much luck on iOS. But that looks about to change, with the app reportedly coming back to the App Store early in 2015… and possibly as early as today.… Read more ›