Apple Updates iTunes Festival App, Works with iOS 7.06

5:11 PM, Mar. 6th, 2014 · · Product News

iTunes festival 5.0

Apple has released iTunes Festival 5.0, the company's app for accessing concert music and videos from the company's iTunes Festival, including the company's first U.S. iTunes Festival at Austin's SXSW. Online reports said that Apple would release the app in conjunction with iOS 7.1, but it appeared on Thursday and works with the current version of iOS, 7.0.6.

Beta.ey Smartphone Solar Charger on Indiegogo Focuses and Tracks Sunlight

6:29 PM, Feb. 27th, 2014 · · Product News

Beta.ey

Rawlemon has an extraordinary project on Indiegogo called Beta.ey, a solar charger that uses a lens to focus sunlight on a solar charger that tracks that focal point within the device. That produces what the company claims is 70 percent more energy than a stationary solar panel of the same size, and Beta.ey stores that energy in a battery to charge your smartphone or tablet.    

Boot Camp Adds 64-bit Driver Support for Windows 7, 8

8:21 AM, Feb. 12th, 2014 · · Product News

Apple released a Boot Camp 5 update that added 64-bit driver support for Windows 7 and Windows 8 on Tuesday. Instead of a single updater file, Apple has two updaters to choose from depending on which model Mac you own.

Walmart Offers 16GB iPad 2 for $299

8:06 PM, Feb. 6th, 2014 · · Product News

Walmart

Walmart is using the iPad as a loss leader again—the retailing behemoth is selling the iPad 2 for US$299, a discount of $100 off Apple's retail price. Walmart is also offering a minimum of $100 trade-in for your old iPad, meaning you could pick up that iPad 2 for $199.