July 27, 2010

News: Apple Updates Macs, Intros Magic Trackpad

Apple went on an updating spree today. The iMac and Mac Pro lines received a refresh, while the Cinema Display was completely reworked. In addition, Apple introduced the Magic Trackpad, a $69 giant multitouch trackpad…

July 16, 2010

Special: Apple’s Press Conference Coverage

In a relatively short press conference, Steve Jobs addressed criticisms about the iPhone 4’s reception when held. Other smartphones were demonstrated to have similar problems. Some hard data was examined. Apple still is stating that updates for iOS 4 should fix issues for most, but everyone will get a free case if they still do have the issues…

July 14, 2010

News: Apple To Hold Press Conference on Friday

It seems that the various reports of the iPhone 4’s antenna being its Achilles’ heel have finally forced Apple to do more than simply state that it’s “normal” or can be fixed via a software update. At least that’s what is being reported by Macworld in that Apple will be holding a special press conference on Friday morning (10AM Pacific Time) to address the iPhone 4…

July 6, 2010

Article: Is Apple the New Toyota?

After all of the news over the past couple of weeks regarding the iPhone 4, it seems that besides it being a slow time for news, the iPhone 4 has gotten more than its share of bad press. I was actually on the phone with my dad today and he compared this (in some ways) to the recent difficulties Toyota has faced…

July 2, 2010

News: iPhone 4 Antenna Issues Software-Related

After the lawsuits that started popping up yesterday, it’s no surprise that Apple issued a statement regarding the iPhone 4’s “death grip” antenna issues. Apparently the problem comes from the way iOS 4 draws the bars and interprets a signal and should be fixable by software…