Apple Releases iOS 8 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

1:02 PM, Sep. 17th, 2014 · · Product News

As promised, Apple released iOS 8 as a free upgrade on Wednesday, two days ahead of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus launch. iOS 8 adds new features such as Notification widgets, Health fitness tracking, support for third-party keyboards, and more.

Apple Releases iTunes 11.4 with iOS 8 Support

9:12 AM, Sep. 10th, 2014 · · Product 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 Moves into Wearable Tech with Introduction of Apple Watch [Update]

2:12 PM, Sep. 9th, 2014 · · Product 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.

Apple Unveils Larger Screen iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus [Update]

1:09 PM, Sep. 9th, 2014 · · Product News

Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on Tuesday during its special media event. True to the rumors, the new models are available with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch displays, plus Apple is keeping the 4-inch iPhone 5S in its lineup, too.

Apple Store App gets Synchronized Shopping, More

9:43 AM, Sep. 5th, 2014 · · Product News

Apple rolled out an update to its Apple Store app for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch this week that added the ability to start shopping on one device, and continue on another. The version 3.0 update also revamped the app interface for the iPhone and iPod touch so it more closely matches the iPad version.

Emoji-Only Social Network Emojili App Released on iTunes

1:56 PM, Aug. 29th, 2014 · · Product News

Emoji-only social networking site Emojili has released their iOS app for free in iTunes. Those with reserved usernames can unlock them, but there's also a signup option for those brand new to the network.

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BitTorrent Sync Gets Revamped Sharing Workflow and New Interface

12:00 PM, Aug. 26th, 2014 · · Product News

BitTorrent Sync on Tuesday saw a huge update in its subtly-named 1.4 release, now allowing users a much simpler way to start sharing synced folders with others. If you haven't been using BitTorrent Sync yet, you probably will start soon, largely due to some of the new features they've added today.