Apple patches PDF exploit with iOS update

Apple has patched a serious PDF exploit that affected a number of mobile devices, including the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.

Red-faced Apple to replace overheating iPod Nanos

The once infallible Apple has assured the Japanese government that it will replace overheating, first-gen iPod Nanos on demand.

Foxconn worker still dies after landing in safety net

Another Foxconn employee seems to have jumped to her death, as the "anti-suicide" nets draped around the company's campus apparently didn't do anything to cushion the deadly fall.

Apple iPhone 4: We Apparently Aren’t that Stupid – 5 Apple Rules


There is a running dialog across a number of analysts that seems to circulate around the idea that Apple is doing an experiment on how gullible, or stupid, people are.    



Archetype FPS frags the iPhone

Villain is fraggin' the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad with its multiplayer Archetype first-person shooter (FPS).

Apple iOS 4 goes live

Apple has released the latest iteration of its mobile operating system for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

iPad-controlled quadricopter takes to the skies

An iPad-controlled quadricopter has taken to the skies above E3 in Los Angeles.

Overseas iPod factory consults exorcist after rash of suicides

Foxconn, the Taiwanese manufacturer that is responsible for creating iPods, Xboxes, Kindles, and cell phones, has brought in an army of counselors and even an exorcist to figure out why dozens of people continue to attempt suicide, and more than a handful have succeeded.

Apple says Android doesn't threaten the iPhone

Apple has disputed the accuracy of recent data published by the NPD Group which showed Android-based devices outselling the iPhone in the United States.

Deconstructing President Obama’s iPad Apparent Rejection

At a recent commencement speech US President Barack Obama seemed to go off on the iPad, iPod, Microsoft Xbox and Sony PlayStation.

Obama criticizes generation iPad

US president Barack Obama has criticized the iPad and Xbox 360 for transforming relevant information into a "diversion" and putting "new pressures" on democracy.

Amazon goes social with new Kindle update

Amazon has confirmed that its upcoming Kindle software update will allow users to share book passages with friends on Facebook and Twitter "directly" from the device.

Report: Apple eyes ARM acquisition

Apple is reportedly eyeing a potential acquisition of UK-based ARM Holdings in a massive deal that could amount to more than £5.2 billion ($8 billion).  

"Universal search" feature comes to Google Mobile

Google's newest smart search functionality, which tries to guess what question you're asking and answers it before you even hit "search," is now available on the online giant's mobile platform as well.

Dr. Dre hawks $400 Red Sox Beats headphones

Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine and LeBron James are bringing da motherfrakkin' ruckus with a $400 pair of Red Sox Beats Dre headphones from Monster.

Steve Jobs named the "most valuable" CEO in the universe

Barron's has named Steve Jobs the "most valuable" CEO in the world, claiming that the US of A "could use 1,000 more like him."

The iPad vs. 3DTV: Which is more revolutionary?

I was at a joint Intel/HP event at DreamWorks yesterday and Jeffrey Katzenberg spoke to us about 3D and how it was likely the biggest thing to happen since color.

Payola hits iPhone app review market?

Start-up app review websites need money to sustain themselves, and independent app developers need exposure. What happens when those two things mix?

The Three Types of iPad Buyer: Zealot, Gifter, Big iPoder

There appear to be three types of iPad buyer currently circling the iPad pre-orders and each is decidedly different. 

They range from religious types who think the device is the equivalent of Moses’ tablets all the way over to folks that just want a bigger iPod.

iPhone users worry about hurting its feelings

Three-quarters of iPhone users love the thing so much that they actually sleep with it, according to a Stanford University study.