Posts Tagged ‘ipod’

Alarm Bells for Apple as Glitch Hits New Year Wake-Up Calls for iPhone Users

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

Am I the last person on Earth who still relies on an old-fashioned clock-radio?

Frustration vented on Facebook and Twitter, after earlier malfunctions over clock changes in Europe

There was further alarm for Apple over the weekend as iPhone and iPod users complained they had missed wake-up calls because of a software programming error.

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JailbreakMe released for Apple devices

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

Boy, that didn’t take long …

JailbreakMe – which will unlock iPhones, iPads and iPods – ruled legal by the US Library of Congress

Less than a week after the US Library of Congress established the “jailbreaking” of Apple iPhones as “fair use“, a plucky hacker yesterday launched a browser-based service to do just that.

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iPhone ad service claims $60m in bookings before launch

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

I guess I’ll just stick with my humble flip-phone then …

Deals for advertising on iPhone and iPod Touch apps represent almost half of forecast US mobile ad spending, Apple says

Apple has taken more than $60m in bookings for its new iAd mobile advertising network – weeks before its scheduled launch on 1 July.

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