Tagged with: Apple

How to Make a Bootable OS X Mavericks USB Install Drive

How to Make a Bootable OS X Mavericks USB Install Drive

When Apple released OS X 10.7 two years ago, it stopped selling operating system DVDs in its stores, stopped shipping recovery disks with new Macs, and switched to downloadable installers for OS X upgrades. These download-only installers have actually worked pretty well—I’ve never had an issue downloading the software ...

iOS 7.0.3’s Release Resolved the iPhone 5s’s Sensor Issues

iOS 7.0.3’s Release Resolved the iPhone 5s’s Sensor Issues

The iOS 7.03 update that Apple released on Tuesday completely fixes Apple’s iPhone 5S sensor problems. As I reported early this month, Apple’s flagship iPhone 5S — and 5C — were experiencing significant sensor malfunctions. In my testing, they were consistently 2 degrees to 3 degrees off, and others had ...

Automatic’s Car Data Gathering Device Now Sold in Apple Stores

Automatic’s Car Data Gathering Device Now Sold in Apple Stores

Automatic Labs, a San Francisco startup trying to turn unconnected cars into connected ones, just got a distribution boost courtesy of Apple. Starting Wednesday, Automatic’s Link vehicle-data-sniffing device will be available for purchase at Apple’s 250 U.S. stores and in the Apple Online Store. For those of you ...

Survey: 85 Percent of iPhone Owners on iOS 7 Have Never Used Siri

Survey: 85 Percent of iPhone Owners on iOS 7 Have Never Used Siri

85 per cent of iPhone owners who've updated their phones have never used Siri, according to new research -- and those that have are divided on whether Siri lives up to Apple's promises. That number is based on a survey of 2,330 Apple-owning folk in the US who have upgraded to iOS 7, the latest software for iPhone and iPad. ...

iPad Air Announcement Prompts Gazelle’s Biggest Resale Day

iPad Air Announcement Prompts Gazelle’s Biggest Resale Day

Resale site Gazelle revealed on Wednesday that Tuesday’s iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display announcement drove the biggest iPad day for its business to date. In other words, Apple users are getting ready to buy the new iPads by getting rid of their old devices. In fact, Gazelle says the day’s announcements also ...

T-Mobile to Offer New iPads With 200 MB of Data Per Month Free ‘for Life’

T-Mobile to Offer New iPads With 200 MB of Data Per Month Free ‘for Life’

T-Mobile's bringing the "Uncarrier" model to Apple's new iPads and other tablets and offering 200 megabytes of free data a month "for life." Customers can buy an iPad from T-Mobile with no money down and pay in 24 monthly installments. The 16-gigabyte iPad Air, for instance, normally costs $629. Under T-Mobile's offer, a ...

How to Turn Off Notification Center in OS X Mavericks

How to Turn Off Notification Center in OS X Mavericks

Apple's Notification Center feature that debuted in OS X 10.7 offers a central location for notices, warnings, and alerts that applications, the system, and other services might issue you. With this feature you can see incoming e-mail, messages, and App Store updates, among other details from programs that support it, or ...

Apple Releases iOS 7.0.3, Adds iCloud Keychain Support

Apple Releases iOS 7.0.3, Adds iCloud Keychain Support

Following Apple’s big iPad event that just wrapped up, the company has just released the iOS 7.0.3 update for all users with compatible iPhone, iPad, iPad mini and iPod touch handhelds. The release follows BGR’s exclusive report, which revealed that Apple had seeded iOS 7.0.3 to employees and partners on Tuesday, ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About the iPad Air and Triple Tablet Tuesday on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer Talks About the iPad Air and Triple Tablet Tuesday on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer talks about the iPad Air, Microsoft Surface 2 and 'Triple Tablet Tuesday' on CNNi's Quest Means Business. ...

Apple’s iPad Air Event: Everything You Need to Know

Apple’s iPad Air Event: Everything You Need to Know

Free. Air. Those were the two key words from Tuesday afternoon’s Apple event. From OS X Mavericks to the new iPads (and everything in between), those two words – free and air – drove Apple’s presentation. Here’s everything you need to know about Tuesday’s event. New iPads: iPad Air Apple showed off not one ...