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Apple versus Google: Now Samsung Plans An Android-Powered TV 7

Just how far is the battle going to go, as Apple defines itself as the world’s leading consumer electronics company while Google attempts to retool itself as a product and software firm, rather than a search engine. Now comes the news Samsung may be preparing to assemble Android-powered televisions…


VIDEO: iPad In Concert – Plays Flight Of The BumbleBee 1

Here’s the latest soon to be gigantically viral iPad-related video clip – Chinese pianist Lang Lang walked onstage in San Francisc to perform the encore playing Flight Of The Bumblebee on an iPad. He used the Magic Piano app, apparently.


UPDATED: Pullitzer Prize-Winning Satirical Cartoons? ‘There’s No App For That’ Say Apple’s Stupid Censors 3

We’re aghast. We’re horrified. Censorship is stupid. That is all. Read It Here. Looks like Apple does have someone smart controlling the App disapproval team – Apple has asked the cartoonist to resubmit his app. Hopefully they’ll approve it this time. Once again though, censorship is stupid. Wielding censorship on […]

Apple geeks antsy as iPad TV ad debuts during the Oscars 1

Look – its Apple’s new TV ad spot, extolling the virtues of its camera-free (like anyone really needs one) iPad. Look in wonder as those hands lovingly caress the digital revolution. Ask yourself how often you’ll see one pulled out for playback on the tube or bus…is this a computer […]


Microsoft app store collapse, WinMob 7 phones may support OS X 6

Microsoft is considering including support for Mac OS within future Windows Phone 7 series of devices. Speaking to Engadget this weekend, Microsoft’s Aaron Woodman, (director of consumer experiences for Microsoft’s mobile division) would neither confirm nor deny the plan – all he seemed prepared to commit to was to concede […]

Got Catholic tastes? There’s an App for that…

Meet the Reverend Michael Manning, 69. He’s the San Bernardino priest who has been selected by the Vatican to host the first-ever Vatican-affiliated iPhone app show. Host of a longtime show on Trinity Broadcasting Network, rev. Manning will deliver daily inspirational video messages via the app, which should ship in […]


Big German publishers slam Apple App Store censors

The publishers of Bild, Germany’s best-selling newspaper, have condemned Apple’s recent move to kick thousands of vaguely nekkid-type apps off of the App Store, slamming the company for inconsistent enforcement. It gets worse – proving that Apple’s version of US morality may not be an appropriate social consensus for other […]