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iPhone demonstrated as a Wiimote at iGames Summit

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

At the iGames Summit, Shervin Pishevar of the Social Gaming Network demonstrated the use of the iPhone or iPod touch as “virtual Wii Remotes” for interacting with PC games using the company’s new iFun software in the session “Building Gesture-Driven Games for the iPhone.”
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March 19, 2009   1 Comment

iPhone gaming takes the stage at iGames Summit 2009 #igsummit09

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

Small and large game developers are meeting with venture capitalists and technology companies to talk about the future of gaming on the iPhone platform at the 2009 iGames Summit being held here in San Francisco at the UCSF Mission Bay complex.

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March 19, 2009   6 Comments

Mac security researcher wins Pwn2Own contest with Safari hack

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider
In a repeat performance of last year, security researcher Charlie Miller arrived at the CanSecWest conference this week with a prepared exploit to use in cracking Safari running on Mac OS X.
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March 19, 2009   7 Comments

iPhone 3.0 to offer MobileMe users “Find My iPhone” feature

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider
A new feature in the iPhone 3.0 firmware appears to let users remotely pinpoint a lost or stolen phone by securely requesting the device’s location via Apple’s MobileMe service.

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March 18, 2009   1 Comment

AT&T to offer limited iPhone 3G sales without contract

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

AT&T will begin offering “no commitment” pricing on the iPhone 3G beginning on March 26, without any service contract requirement, according to a report leaking an internal company training memo.
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March 18, 2009   No Comments

iPhone graphics may get multiprocessor performance upgrade

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

Imagination Technologies, the firm that designs the PowerVR graphics core used in the iPhone, has announced a new generation of its SGX design with multi-processor support, providing embedded graphics applications such as a future iPhone with up to 16 cores.

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March 18, 2009   2 Comments

Apple Q&A sheds light on iPhone 3.0

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

Apple executives Scott Forstall, Phil Schiller and Greg Joswiak answered a series of questions from reporters about the iPhone 3.0 platform, providing some addition information outside of that presented in the prepared comments.

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March 17, 2009   17 Comments

Developers show off new features of iPhone 3.0

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider
Two weeks ago, Apple presented its new iPhone 3.0 Software Development Kit to a select group of iPhone developers, then allowed them to take the stage and show off what they could create on the new platform.

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March 17, 2009   No Comments

App Store audience hits 30 million users, 13M iPod touches sold

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

At its preview of the new iPhone 3.0 platform, Apple has finally revealed sales figures for iPhones and iPod touch units together: 30 million devices. The company noted that it has sold 17 million iPhones, leaving 13 million iPod touch sales.

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March 17, 2009   1 Comment

iPhone 3.0 adds Copy & Paste, MMS, global Spotlight search

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

At the preview of the new iPhone 3.0 platform, Apple announced new features for users that include the ability to select text for copy and paste between applications, MMS, and scores of other new features.

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March 17, 2009   2 Comments

iPhone 3.0 to include peer-to-peer support, push notification

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

In offering a preview look at the new iPhone OS 3.0 platform, senior vice president of iPhone software Scott Forstall announced that Apple has added over a thousand new Application Programming Interfaces to allow developers greater access to the mobile device’s features, from peer to peer discovery to peripheral hardware support to background notifications.

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March 17, 2009   1 Comment

Apple criticized for iPod shuffle’s new ‘authentication chip’

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Prince McLean, AppleInsider

Apple this weekend was hit with a media assault after reports suggested that a mysterious authentication chip in the third-generation iPod shuffle, responsible for supporting the player’s new headphone-integrated playback controls, signaled a rogue attempt on the company’s part to block third parties from developing their own replacement headphones for the device without paying a licensing fee.
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March 16, 2009   11 Comments

Jon Stewart exposes Apple stock manipulation

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Prince McLean, Apple Insider

Proving once again that the best way to reach Americans’ brain is through their funny bone, Jon Stewart of the Daily Show continued his warpath aimed at irresponsible financial reporting by CNBC, specifically calling Jim Cramer out for his comments on how easy it was to profit from misinformation aimed at Apple.

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March 13, 2009   19 Comments

Apple expected to release new Final Cut Studio near NAB Show

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Prince McLean, Apple Insider
While Apple isn’t expected to attend this year’s National Association of Broadcasters event, sources familiar with the company’s plans say it is preparing to release a new version of its Final Cut Studio near the event.
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March 13, 2009   2 Comments

Apple to unveil iPhone 3.0 software at March 17th event

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Slash Lane and Prince McLean, Apple Insider
Apple on Thursday announced plans to hold a special media event for journalists on its Cupertino-based campus that will offer a sneak preview of the next-generation iPhone operating system dubbed iPhone 3.0.

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March 12, 2009   6 Comments