[rumor] iPhone 5S & 5C Release Date: September 21st

By Brock M. | On Wed, Aug 21st, 2013 - No Comments »
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According to BGR, Apple’s next flagship phone, expected to be called the iPhone 5S, along with Apple’s new mid-range handset, the iPhone 5C, are expected to launch in preliminary markets on Friday, September 20th. While Apple’s upcoming iPhone 5S is expected to look similar on the outside to the current iPhone 5, industry sources believe that it will feature an upgraded processor,... 

Box upgrades free accounts to 10GB of cloud storage

By Brock M. | On Wed, Aug 21st, 2013 - No Comments »
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On the heels of Dropbox’s decision to give Mailbox users an extra 1GB of cloud storage, Box announced today that it has doubled the amount of free storage for users from 5GB to 10GB. Without taking into account promotional bonus storage, Box now offers more free personal cloud storage than Dropbox (2GB),  Amazon Cloud Drive (5GB), iCloud (5GB) and SkyDrive (7GB). The only mainstream... 

Dropbox offers extra 1GB of space for free.

By Brock M. | On Tue, Aug 20th, 2013 - No Comments »
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Cloud storage platform Dropbox is offering users of its recently acquired Mailbox app a chance to add an extra 1GB of space to their accounts for free.  Users simply need to connect their Dropbox account to Mailbox to receive the extra space. In Mailbox for iOS, go to Settings > Dropbox – and add your Dropbox account information.  Once you authorize the app to access your... 

Apple Updates iOS 7 to Beta 5

By Brock M. | On Tue, Aug 6th, 2013 - No Comments »
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Having just released iOS 7 Beta 4 to developers a little over a week ago, Apple seeded iOS 7 Beta 5 to devs this afternoon.  iOS 7 beta 5 is available as an OTA download via Software Update and online via the iOS Developers Portal.  Registered developers can hit up the source link to for the full release notes, although it appears that this build has focused on squashing many of the remaining... 

Obama administration vetoes ITC import ban on Apple iPhone 4 & iPad 2

By Brock M. | On Mon, Aug 5th, 2013 - No Comments »
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Over the weekend, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman, acting on behalf of the Obama administration, elected to veto a United States International Trade Commission ruling against Apple Inc. — the first such veto in more than 25 years.  The ITC ruling, which was issued on June 4, 2013, held that Apple infringed on certain patents held by Samsung.  This particular dispute between... 

Apple launches USB power adapter trade-in program, pick-up a new charger for $10

By Brock M. | On Mon, Aug 5th, 2013 - 1 Comment
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Following allegations in mid July that Ma Ailun, a China Southern Airlines flight attendant, was electrocuted when she answered her Apple iPhone 5 while the phone was charging, Apple announced a new trade-in program today for customers who are concerned about the authenticity of their USB iPhone chargers. Starting on August 16, 2013, any iPhone user who is concerned about the authenticity...