Tag Archive: Years


Macworld is closing its doors. Parent company IDG has laid off much of its staff, including longtime employee and Editorial Director Jason Snell. First published in 1984, Macworld has played a historic role in covering Apple since its early days. The… Read more ›

Remember your desk from the 80′s? If you were even alive back then it probably featured an old Macintosh surrounded by a disgusting mess of dictionaries, letters,  telephone, fax machine, and probably even a Rolodex. But thanks to the rapid… Read more ›

If you’ve ever been hacked and had your identity stolen, then you already know the importance of protecting yourself online. If you haven’t been the victim of identity theft, don’t allow yourself to become one. For a limited time only,… Read more ›

Apple’s new programming language Swift might be a hit with coders, but bringing it to developers wasn’t quite as speedy a process as its name implies. Chris Lattner, director of Apple’s Developer Tools department, has updated his personal website with… Read more ›

Monday’s fantastic WWDC keynote was the most significant product introduction since Steve Jobs unveiled the original iPad in 2010. But this time, the revolutionary product wasn’t hardware — it was software. The surprisingly well-executed event demonstrated two things: 1. Steve… Read more ›

Protecting user privacy and sensitive information might drive Snapchat’s disappearing messages, but the Federal Trade Commission is keeping its eye on the company just in case! The FTC has announced that it is settling with Snapchat after an investigation into… Read more ›

Surprise! This year’s iPads all likely to have Touch ID

When the iPhone 5s was announced as featuring Touch ID, you could have been forgiven for assuming that the iPad Air and iPad mini would naturally follow suit. Like original thinking from Samsung, however, it never quite materialized — and… Read more ›

Leo’s Fortune is one of those games that just makes you feel good.  It definitely gave Apple the warm fuzzies: they chose the game, which looks like a mashup between a Pixar movie and a classic platformer from the Super Mario World era,… Read more ›

CNBC has named Steve Jobs the most influential person of the last 25 years. On a list entitled “First 25: Rebels, Icons & Leaders,” Jobs ranks above the likes of Oprah Winfrey and Warren Buffet — along with the founders… Read more ›

A pair of manga artists have teamed up to create a new ongoing comic series, based on the early collaborations of Apple founders Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Although Apple’s early years have been fodder for comic books before, this… Read more ›