iOS 5.0.2 May Fix Battery Life Problems

Apple plans to issue iOS 5.0.2 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch very soon to address battery life issues, a report claims.

Mac OS X Sandboxing Flaw Reported

Security firm CoreLabs Research claims to have found a flaw in the sandboxing functionality of Mac OS X.

Amazon Boosts Kindle Fire Orders

Sources in the company's supply chain say Amazon has increased its order to five million units before the end of the year,

iPhone Battery Glitch Remains After iOS 5.0.1, Users Gripe

Some iOS users say last week's iOS 5.0.1 update hasn't fixed the battery life issues that it was supposed to remedy.

Apple vs Samsung 'Extension of Apple vs Google'

Courtroom disputes with Samsung are really just an extension of Apple's battle against Google and Android, says a former Apple executive.

Siri's Vocals are Six Years Old

A voice-over artist reveals he is the voice of the iPhone 4S personal assistant, and made the recordings six years ago.

Apple to Use New LEDs for Next-Gen iPads

Apple will need new LED back-light solutions for the next-generation iPad if it increases the resolution of the display.

iOS Refresh Fixes iPad 2 Smart Cover Security Flaw

Changes in iOS 5.0.1 reportedly include a fix for a vulnerability in how iOS handles the Smart Cover.

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Overhaul of All Apple Products Expected in 2012

Suppliers reportedly expect a refresh of the MacBook Air, iPad, iMac, and iPhone product lines next year.

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Amazon Plans 8.9-inch Kindle Fire, Reports Say

The second-generation Kindle Fire is said to have a slightly smaller screen than the jump to 10 inches that Amazon described.

Robot Roadies Game Coming to iOS

In the upcoming game app, the aim is to collect the many strange and outrageous items demanded by members of a hell-raising rock band.

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Apple: Amazon's Kindle Fire Is a Good Thing

Senior Apple staff believe that the Amazon Fire is a positive thing as it will increase fragmentation in the Android tablet market, an analyst has said.

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Apple by the Numbers: Sales, Stores, Staff all Grew in 2011

A report notes Apple hit 60,000 employees, sold 72.29 million iPhones in 2011, occupied 13.2 million square feet of office space, and operated 3 million square feet of retail stores.

iPad 3's High-Res Display a Technical Challenge

Manufacturers LG and Samsung are said to be figuring out how to crank out high volumes of high-resolution displays for the third-generation iPad.

New Tsunami Trojan Variant Discovered

Security researchers have discovered a new variant of the Tsunami Trojan targeting Mac OS, which can be used to turn your Mac into a 'bot' that participates in DDoS attacks.