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Apple Brings Back In-Store Pick-Up Option for New iPhones

Apple Brings Back In-Store Pick-Up Option for New iPhones

Apple introduced the option to purchase an iPhone 5s with in-store pickup through its online store last Monday, only to pull the function a day later. It appears to be working again now, though in-store pickup availability is still extremely limited. Apple lists online shipping dates for all iPhone 5s models for some point ...

Report: Apple to Launch In-Store Pickup of iPhone 5s on Monday

Report: Apple to Launch In-Store Pickup of iPhone 5s on Monday

Last week, Apple briefly allowed people who wanted to order a new iPhone 5s to purchase the device via its online store (or Apple Store app) and pick it up at their local Apple Retail Store. However, after just one day, the feature was retracted. Apple did not reply to a request for comment regarding why the service was ...

Report: Apple Hires Nike Fuel Band Designer to Work on Wearable Devices

Report: Apple Hires Nike Fuel Band Designer to Work on Wearable Devices

Apple has lured away top Nike design director Ben Shaffer, according to a source at Nike with knowledge of the details behind Shaffer’s departure. At Nike, Shaffer was the Studio Director of the Innovation Kitchen. This is Nike’s research and development lab where new product designs are created. Under Shaffer’s lead, ...

iOS 7 Adoption Rate Hits 60 Percent a Week After Launch

iOS 7 Adoption Rate Hits 60 Percent a Week After Launch

When Apple announced on Monday that it had sold a record 9 million iPhones during the launch weekend for the new iPhone 5s and 5c, it also said that around 200 million iOS devices have been updated to iOS 7 since the update was released less than a week before on Sept.18. Apple said it was the “fastest software upgrade in ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 27, 2013

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – September 27, 2013

iOS 7 added a ton of great new features to your iDevice; here are a few you might not yet have discovered. Custom folders on your home screen are now better than ever, because Apple removed the limit on the number of apps you can keep in each folder. Got more than 16 productivity apps you want to keep in one place? No ...

The Best Apps for Students to Stay Organized at School and Home

The Best Apps for Students to Stay Organized at School and Home

Organization is a pivotal skill that can be difficult to master, especially for children and adolescents. While there are thousands of productivity apps available for the iPad, only a precious few capably keep children organized in the classroom and at home. These five are the best. Complete Class Organizer - Student ...

Apple Releases iOS 7.0.2, Which Fixes Lock Screen Bypass Bug

Apple Releases iOS 7.0.2, Which Fixes Lock Screen Bypass Bug

Apple has released iOS 7.0.2 over-the-air for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This is a bug fix release that focuses on rectifying an issue that could allow users to bypass the passcode unlock on the Lock screen. Another fix in this release is to re-add the Greek keyboard options for pass codes. iOS 7.0.2 brings iOS 7 parity ...

Apple Has Raised Over $65 Million for (RED)

Apple Has Raised Over $65 Million for (RED)

(RED) announced early on Thursday that its partner Apple had helped it raise more than $65 million to finance programs which include prevention, treatment, counseling, HIV testing and care services. The announcement was made by U2 singer Bono at the Clinton Global Initiative meeting. The $65 million means that Apple has ...

Los Angeles Schools May Delay iPad Rollouts After Students Hack Them for Fun

Los Angeles Schools May Delay iPad Rollouts After Students Hack Them for Fun

Following news that students at a Los Angeles high school had hacked district-issued iPads and were using them for personal use, district officials have halted home use of the Apple tablets until further notice. It took exactly one week for nearly 300 students at Theodore Roosevelt High School to hack through security so ...

AppleCare+ Now Lets You Fix Your Device in Any Country It’s Offered

AppleCare+ Now Lets You Fix Your Device in Any Country It’s Offered

Apple made a change to its AppleCare+ plans recently, around the time that the new iPhones were announced. It now allows you to get your iPhone, iPad, or iPods serviced in any country that offers AppleCare+, not just your home locale. This change means that if you’re traveling with your device, you’re able to get ...