T-Mobile Unleashes Wi-Fi In Latest Uncarrier Event

8:40 PM, Sep. 10th, 2014 · · News

T-Mobile held another Uncarrier event Wednesday, title Wi-Fi Unleashed. This includes free Wi-Fi calling and texting for any capable T-Mobile device, a partnership with In-flight internet provider Gogo, and a T-Mobile Personal CellSpot, hardware to help improve reception indoors.

Apple Turns to The Gap for New Marketing Executive

7:10 PM, Sep. 10th, 2014 · · News

marcela Aguilar

Apple has turned to the fashion industry to boost its executive ranks again, hiring Marcela Aguilar as its new director of global marketing Communications. Ms. Aguilar was lured away from The Gap, where she was that retailer's senior global director-marketing communications.

Apple Launches New iCloud Pricing with 1TB Storage Option

10:23 AM, Sep. 10th, 2014 · · News

Apple announced new iCloud storage pricing was coming during its WWDC keynote presentation earlier this year, and for the first time we get to see just how much the company thinks a terabyte of online storage is worth. Users who need a full TB of iCloud storage will be paying US$19.99 a month, or twice what Dropbox users pay for the same amount.

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It's good to see iCloud get 500GB and 1TB storage options. Whether or not Apple's users see those as reasonably priced options remains to be seen considering Dropbox's 1TB option costs half as much.

Apple Releases iTunes 11.4 with iOS 8 Support

9:12 AM, Sep. 10th, 2014 · · News

Apple released iTunes 11.4 for the Mac and Windows on Tuesday with support for next week's release of iOS 8 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The update will let users sync movies, music, and other content with devices running iOS 8.

Apple Paying U2 and Universal Lump Sum for Free ‘Songs of Innocence’

8:41 PM, Sep. 9th, 2014 · · News

Songs of Innocence

Apple paid Irish veteran U2 an undisclosed lump sum for the privilege of giving away the band's new album, Songs of Innocence. U2 and its frontman, Bono, joined Apple CEO Tim Cook on stage during the "Wish We Could Tell You More" media event on Tuesday, where they announced that iTunes account holders can get the album for free.

U2’s New Album Debuts on iTunes Store as Free Download

2:59 PM, Sep. 9th, 2014 · · News

U2 fans that also happen to be iTunes Store customers got a special treat at the end of Apple's special media event on Tuesday when the band closed out the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch introduction, and then announced that its new album will be available exclusively through iTunes as a free download. The album will be available exclusively through the iTunes Store through October 13.

Apple Moves into Wearable Tech with Introduction of Apple Watch [Update]

2:12 PM, Sep. 9th, 2014 · · News

Apple announced the Apple Watch at its live media event on Tuesday, bringing and end to rumors that the company has been working on a smart watch device. Not only does it interact with iOS 8 devices, but it also tracks health information, and will be available in two sizes and several colors.