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  • Apple is going on a hiring spree for its upcoming iWatch ahead of a late 2014 launch

    According to the Financial Times, Apple has apparently stepped up its game significantly in a bid to hire a new engineer for its rumoured smartwatch. The report also mentions that CEO Tim Cook could still scrap the device, but that Apple currently has “several dozen” people actively working on the...
  • Review: 2013 MacBook Air

    The latest MacBook Air from Apple is both a minor and a major update. While that may sound strange, let me explain. First of all, my previous laptop was the 2011 MacBook Air which has served me well while travelling across the globe. The size and weight making it...
  • Apple applies for “iWatch” trademark in Japan

    Following months of speculation about Apple dipping into the smartwatch market, the Cupertino company is looking to trademark “iWatch” in Japan, according to Bloomberg. It has been believed for a while now that Apple is working on a smartwatch product, but so far, the company has kept quiet about the...
  • JOBS trailer visualises the remarkable story of Steve Jobs

    Those of us who know the remarkable story behind Apple and the man that created it all, Steve Jobs may hate this movie. We may also love it because it visualizes what we read in Walter Isaacson’s biography of Steve Jobs. This trailer gives us our best look at...
  • There is already a petition to change iOS 7

    Some people just have to find something to complain about, other people are just really quite dumb and sometimes these types of people find each other and do something of astronomical stupidness – like making a petition for Apple to change iOS back it its old familiar state. Now,...
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    In the wake of the launch of Apple’s latest iOS, it seems like there are new sources that have informed Reuters that Apple is looking into producing an iPhone with a 4.7-inch screen as well as a Galaxy Note competitor device with a 5.7-inch screen. Reuters has also been informed by its...

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