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Best of SaudiMac for January 2011

Continuing our monthly feature Here are the top posts on SaudiMac for the month of January 2011. • Apple iPad in Saudi Arabia Officially. • Official iPad Release in Saudi Arabia and UAE. • iPad is Iconic ad by Apple . • STC and Mobily Block HeyWire Free SMS Service. • Apple Reports Record $6 Billion Profit and $26.7 Billion ...

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STC to Finally Release iPhone 4 on February 13

I received multiple confirmations that Saudi Telecom Company will finally start selling the Apple iPhone 4 this Sunday 13th of February 2011. It will be available with a selection of 3 billed bundles, the prepaid bundle will be available at a later date. FaceTime will not be available on these iPhones as far as we know. The bundles available are: ...

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Apple Releases iBooks 1.2.1 Update

Apple has updated their eBook reader for iOS devices. iBooks 1.2.1 bring many features such as support for illustrated books and organizing books in collections. iBooks 1.2.1 features are: Includes a number of important stability and performance improvements. Experience fully illustrated books, from children’s picture books to beautifully designed art books, available for download in the iBookstore. Organize your books ...

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Flash 10.2 Finally Renders Arabic Correctly on Macs

Adobe has released the final version of Flash 10.2. One of the features of Flash 10.2 beta that we talked about is that Adobe has finally fixed Arabic language support on many flash websites. Here’s a screenshot of Youtube with Flash 10.2: Flash 10.2 include other features such as Stage Video which uses the GPU to render videos and many ...

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Sparrow Gmail Client in the Mac App Store

Sparrow Gmail (and IMAP email with the next update) client is now available in the Mac App Store. Sparrow is sold for a reduced introductory price of $9.99. The app’s features are: Threads: Quickly flick through threaded conversations on your mac like never before. Labels: Create and edit Labels straight from within Sparrow. easily keep a clean and tidy inbox. ...

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Google Translate App for iPhone Released, Speaks Arabic

Google has released a Google Translate app for the iPhone and iPod touch. The app supports voice input in 15 languages and translates between over 50 languages. Google Translate’s features are: Translate text between 57 languages Translate by voice by speaking the text instead of typing it (15 languages) Listen to your translations spoken aloud (23 languages including Arabic) Display ...

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Apple Releases Xcode 4 Golden Master

Apple has released the golden master version of the upcoming Xcode 4 IDE. Xcode is the free development tools used to make Mac OS X and iOS applications. Xcode 4 was first introduced to WWDC 2010 attendees. To download Xcode 4 developer preview 4 you will need a free Apple Developer account. You can also watch these free WWDC 2010 ...

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Mobily App Available for the iPad

Mobily has finally updated their Mobily App to support the Apple iPad. Mobily App offers customers the ability to manage their accounts from the iPhone. Previously Mobily App 2.0.1 was uploaded then pulled off the App Store. Now the app is available as version 2.2. Here are some screenshots from Mobily App: Mobily App is a free Universal App and ...

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iPad App Store Adds Search Filters and Other Improvements

Apple has improved how you search for apps in the iPad App Store. When you search you will notice a filter section. Now you can filter by category, release date, customer rating, price and device type. You can also reset the filter to the default settings. MacStories have also noticed that apps that you already purchased and didn’t install on ...

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2Do Wins Best Productivity App Award

2Do a task management/todo list app for iOS has won an award from the Best App Ever Awards 2010 for the Best iPhone Productivity App of 2010. 2Do won the same award for 2009. 2Do is a Universal App for the iPad and iPhone sold for $6.99. The lite, free version, is not available anymore. You can find the author ...

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