The devastation in Haiti is one that is difficult to just ignore. Apple has made it very easy to aid the Red Cross in its efforts to help those in Haiti by letting you donate through the iTunes Store.Read More
Stundents in need of a new laptop are going to have one more reason to lean toward the MacBook. Apple has dropped the price again for students on the new white, unibody MacBook to $899. This is not a stripped down version of the MacBook, just a simple price drop for all the shiny goodness that is a Mac. The cost prior to the drop was only 50 dollars more at $949, but every little bit helps when you are a broke college student.
DIrecTV will soon be making an announcement regarding a whole new way to watch broadcast TV, in 3D. The current lineup of Satellite Receievers the company makes available to its customers will support the new channel with a simple firmware upgrade. The downside to this whole 3D push is that the channel will require you to purchase a new 3D capable TV. There aren’t any details at this time, but we should head something more from CES on January 7th.Read More
Unless you go cold turkey on the internet during your Christmas Holiday, then you know all about the building rumors about the Apple tablet, and possible upcoming event. We thought since we took a quick break from posting during the Holiday that we would give you a simple rundown of what you missed.
Who would have thought that after all the years of Microsoft Office that it would be banned from sale due to patent infringement. After a ruling back in May for the same issue, Microsoft appealed and this time lost. The infringement i for Word’s handling of .xml, .docx, and .docm files of which infringed upon i4i’s patented XML handling algorithms.Read More
Palm’s WebOS is having a bit of a rough time gaining momentum with their app store. Well the new Ares SDK is now here in beta form and for us non-programmers. You can use the online application to create a WebOS based app without any external tools. The interface is simple with drag and drop controls. Try it out for yourself and get building. You can still use the software based Mojo SDK, but why not give it a shot here first.
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Apple today has launched new movie bundles in iTunes. You can now buy a couple or even three movies for one price. For example, you can get the digital copies of The Godfather part one and two for $14.99. There are other bundles for less and then there are also some triple bundles for $19.99 and up. It might be time to search the bargain bin of iTunes and finally get some deals when it comes to digital distribution.