How to use iBooks on the iPad

Telegraph.co.uk - 23 May, 2011
iBooks, Apple's e-books app, is unusual in that it doesn't come pre-installed on the iPad, even though it's free. You'll need to go into the App Store to get it but it's well worth doing so. When you first open the app you'll be presented with some ...

iPad: how to manage apps

Telegraph.co.uk - 23 May, 2011
Here are five things you need to know about managing apps - whether they've come pre-installed on your iPad like Safari and Mail, or you've added them via the App Store. The App Store is the place to go to get new apps. The featured apps change ...

Apple enlists iPads for retail signage

CNET - Josh Lowensohn - ‎May 21, 2011‎
An iPad being used to help sell a MacBook Air in an Apple retail store. Confirming reports from earlier this week, Apple is moving forward on plans to put iPads to work in its retail stores, not just as display models, but as tools to ...

Playboy arrives uncensored to iPad, but...

GMANews.TV - ‎May 21, 2011‎
Men's magazine Playboy arrived uncensored for iPad users by going around Apple Inc.'s App Store, but its app for the popular mobile device may leave much to be, uh, desired. The magazine pulled off the feat with an iPad-optimized Web app, ...

Evidence of Rapture or Apple Store 2.0? Apple's 'Order Status' Page is Down

PC Magazine - Sara Yin - ‎May 21, 2011‎
In the surest sign yet that the Rapture is nigh, or that Apple is revealing a new retail store experience tomorrow, Apple's "order status" page is under maintenance until Sunday. "We are currently updating our systems. ...

Apple battles rival Amazon over 'app store' name with trademark lawsuit

New York Daily News - Robert Dominguez - ‎May 21, 2011‎
Amazon.com and Apple are in a tangle over the term 'app store.' Neither wants to give in. Sue a rival for stealing your trademark? There isn't an app for that - but Apple may want to consider creating one. ...

Apple rebuts Amazon's stance that 'app store' is a generic term

Los Angeles Times - ‎May 20, 2011‎
Apple rebutted Amazon.com's stance that "app store" is a generic term in its latest filing related to its trademark infringement suit against the Amazon Appstore. "Apple denies that the mark APP STORE is generic and, on that basis, denies that the ...

Apple: 'App Store' not a generic term

CNET - Erica Ogg - ‎May 20, 2011‎
In an ongoing legal battle over its App Store trademark, Apple has hit back at Amazon.com, denying Amazon's claim that "App Store" is a generic term. In papers filed in federal court yesterday, Apple said it "denies that the mark APP STORE ...

Apple to Amazon: 'App Store' Isn't Generic, and You're No App Store

TIME - Matt Peckham - ‎May 20, 2011‎
Silly Amazon, “App Store” isn't a generic term, and besides, you're no App Store"so said Apple in a filing yesterday to a California federal court. Apple's squaring off with Amazon over the latter's use of the phrase ...

The world's coolest Apple stores

CBS News - ‎May 20, 2011‎
Apple's retail stores turn 10 years old this week. To mark the occasion, CNET is taking a look at some of the company's most iconic or otherwise noteworthy stores around the world. Apple now has more than 320 stores, with most of those in the US The ...

Apple: An 'App Store' Is Not a Store for Apps

PC Magazine - Chloe Albanesius - ‎May 20, 2011‎
Did you know that an "app store" is not a store for apps? Yes, don't be fooled, Apple warns, the phrase "app store" is not generic and can only be used to describe Cupertino's ... um, app store? "Apple denies that, based on their ...

Apple Stores mark 10th anniversary

ZDNet UK - Josh Lowensohn - ‎May 20, 2011‎
Apple's iconic stores have marked their tenth anniversary. ZDNet UK takes a look at the company's most elegant shops, from the US to Europe, Japan and Australia Apple's retail stores turned 10 years old ...

Apple denies that 'app store' is a generic term

Inquirer - Dave Neal - ‎May 20, 2011‎
FRUIT THEMED GADGET MARKETER Apple is continuing to fight its corner over the use of the term 'App Store' and is still arguing that it is not a generic term. App maybe generic by now, and we are all used to the concept of a store, ...

Apple Denies Claim That 'App Store' Is Generic

Bloomberg - Karen Gullo - ‎May 19, 2011‎
A customer demonstrates Apple Inc.'s App Store on an iPad tablet computer. Photographer: George Frey/Bloomberg Apple Inc. (AAPL), suing Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) for trademark infringement, ...

Apple's Retail Lesson

InformationWeek - Thomas Claburn - ‎May 19, 2011‎
The company's strong performance isn't just about strong products; it's about a meticulously managed customer experience. By Thomas Claburn InformationWeek Apple's retail operation turns 10 today. It's been a good run. The company recently welcomed its ...

Independent Mac retailers emerge from the Apple Store shadow

Computerworld - Joel Mathis - ‎May 19, 2011‎
Macworld - Everett Katzen had every right to be nervous when an Apple Store opened last year, just a few blocks away from the downtown Philadelphia location where his Springboard Media shop has been selling and repairing Macs for 16 ...

Apple Store's Big Reveal May Be Apple Store 2.0

TIME - Jared Newman - ‎May 19, 2011‎
The Apple rumor mill was aflutter earlier this week over the possibility of a new Apple product launch this weekend. But if 9to5Mac's unnamed source is correct, the big surprise will actually be a revamped Apple Store. ...

Was I a victim of the Houston-area Apple Store burglars?

Houston Chronicle (blog) - ‎May 19, 2011‎
On Tuesday, KHOU reported on the arrests of suspects believed to be part of a ring that targeted customers buying computers at Houston-area Apple retail stores. The thieves would follow customers home, police say, and then rob them of their newly ...

Mac App Store poses security risks, research shows

GMANews.TV - ‎May 19, 2011‎
Visiting Apple Inc.'s Mac App Store may put users at risk of getting hacked, a computer security researcher warned. Researcher Joshua Long said that Mac users who download the Opera browser through the App Store may be getting a version lacking a ...

Apple App Store apps are often old, vulnerable versions

Register - John Leyden - ‎May 19, 2011‎
Apple is publishing outdated software packages, subject to critical security vulnerabilities in some cases, through its App Store. The problem was discovered by security researcher Joshua Long, who discovered ...

Apple App Store app lands in the UK

Pocket-lint.com - Paul Lamkin - 23 May, 2011
The Apple App Store app for iPhone has finally made its way to the UK - with a revamped version packing many new options for British fanboys. App Store 1.3, which is being rolled out globally for the first time, brings with it advanced customisation ...

Custom Configure Your Mac From Your iPhone With New Apple Store App

Cult of Mac - Killian Bell - 23 May, 2011
In addition to the launch of 'Apple Store 2.0′ on Sunday, the Apple Store application for iOS devices also got a much-needed revamp. The latest version of the application is now available to download from the ...

Harrods Launches iPhone App

3G.co.uk - Miles J Thomas - 23 May, 2011
Harrods which is the world's leading high street store has launched its iPhone app which lets you view over 3000 world leading product brands and tour the store from your iPhone. You can tour the whole 7 floors and compile a virtual shopping list as ...

Harrods launch iPhone app

FashionUnited.co.uk - 23 May, 2011
Harrods has launched an app to help shoppers to find their way around the luxury store. The Harrods app, which is available for free download from Apple's app store, offers a range of functions including an interactive store guide, a current news and ...

Apple updates its iOS Store app with build-to-order options and in-store help

AllNewsMac (press release) - Eric Stern - 23 May, 2011
" Enhanced in-store mode lets you get help and support quickly when you're at an Apple Retail Store. " The ability to custom-configure a new Mac with the options you want. " Research and buy the latest Apple products, accessories, and software and get ...

Apple Revamps 'Apple Store' iOS App With Custom Mac Configurations, Enhanced ...

Mac Rumors - Eric Slivka - 23 May, 2011
In line with our report from several days ago, Apple today updated its Apple Store application for iOS devices [App Store] with new support for build-to-order Mac customizations. The update also brings enhanced in-store capabilities to go along with ...

Best iPhone Apps This Week (May 2011)

GizmoCrunch - Kayla Adams - 23 May, 2011
As a new week begins, we've once again got 3 new apps that deserve a mention in our best iPhone apps list based on the new entries in both the App Store and Cydia. Of course, most of these apps are compatible with the iPod Touch and iPad so dig in ...

Uncensored Playboy app arrives on iOS, via a Web app

Examiner.com - Michael Santo - 23 May, 2011
When Playboy announced in January that it was going to will be available on the iPad in uncensored form, the big question was "how?" Steve Jobs is famous for keeping anything racy out of the App Store. The answer, as provided at the time was, ...

Uncensored 'Playboy' archive now available for iPad

Afterdawn.com - Andre Yoskowitz - 23 May, 2011
Playboy has gone around Apple's "no nudity" App store stipulations and made its full archive of magazines available for iPad users, via the i.playboy.com site and not through the store. The site will cost $8 per month, or $60 per year, ...

Top 5 Strangest iPhone Apps That Are Also Handy

GizmoCrunch - Jacob Palmer - 23 May, 2011
The iTunes App Store is growing at a phenomenal rate and there's a reason why the phrase, "there's an app for that" holds so true. While its easy to find a hundreds of great games, productivity apps, social tools and more on the App Store, ...

 

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