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New EFI firmware updates released by Apple

Apple today released EFI firmware updates for a number of Macs that added or made more reliable Lion’s internet recovery mode as well as other minor fixes. The list of machines include: iMac (Early 2011) Mac Mini (mid 2011) MacBook

'Celebrating Steve" Special Event

By Richard Mallion Apple has posted the video from their on-campus event last week, celebrating the life of Steve Jobs. The video can be view from Apple’s website at “Celebrating Steve”

iPhone 4S First Weekend Sales Top Four Million

Apple today announced it has sold over four million of its new iPhone 4S, just three days after its launch on October 14. In addition, more than 25 million customers are already using iOS 5,  in the first five days

Adobe launches PDF reader for iOS

Adobe Reader for iOS was launched launched Monday, a universal app for iPhone and iPad.. The app allows users to view PDF files from email, on the Web, or in any application supporting iOS’s “Open In” function. Among the features:  

Remove apps from purchase history in the Mac App Store

By Richard Mallion With the Lion 10.7.2 update you can  now remove purchases from your Purchased history in the Mac App Store. Click the Purchased button at the top of the store then move your cursor over an app from

Apple releases Find My Friends, AirPort Utility apps for iOS 5

By Richard Mallion  Apple on Wednesday released Find My Friends and AirPort Utility on the App Store. Find My Friends is a free download designed for iOS devicesB. It requires iOS 5 and an iCloud account, which can be created free

Apple issues Mac OS X 10.7.2 update with iCloud support

By Richard Mallion Apple’s on Wednesday released an update to its Lion operating system in the form of Mac OS X 10.7.2, bringing support for Apple’s new cloud-based service “iCloud, which includes services like syncing, Back to My Mac, and

Apple unveils dock to micro USB adapter to comply with EU standards

By Richard Mallion European Union regulations require cell phone vendors to include micro USB connectors as a means of standardizing charging options for cell phones, a necessary move to cut down on the plethora of mutually incompatible charging options that have proliferated

Apple brings Siri voice control to the iPhone 4S

By Richard Mallion   Apple has now confirmed that it will be bringing Siri voice control to its new iPhone 4S. It will let you use natural language to perform tasks like asking for a weather forecast or getting directions, setting

Apple announces the iPhone 4S

By Richard Mallion   Apple has announced the next-generation iPhone, the iPhone 4S. Although externally it appears identical to the iPhone 4, internally it’s seen many changes. It includes the same dual-core A5 processor that debuted in the iPad 2.