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How To: Hijri Calendar for 1433 A.H. in iPhone, iPad and Mac

Even though Mac OS X supports Hijri calendar the option is missing from iOS devices. To work around it people either use a dedicated Hijri calendar app or add daily events to the regular calendar. Badr has created some iCal files to add Hijri Calendar for the upcoming 1433 A.H. year starting November 26th. To install simply follow this link ...

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3 iPhone 4S Ads: Siri, iCloud and Camera

Apple has released more iPhone 4S adverts. The adverts demonstrate the following features: • The iPhone 4S camera and iOS 5 image editing tools • iCloud service to sync images and documents between devices • iPhone 4S Siri assistant iPhone 4S Camera Advert iCloud Service Advert Siri in iPhone 4S Advert You can find the author of this post on ...

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“Reserve” an iPhone 4S from Jarir Book Store

Jarir Book Store shows up the iPhone 4S “Reserve” tag on their website and Facebook Page. Internationally it’s pre order but here its to reserve. The prices are of course a lot higher than the international prices. You can reserve your iPhone 4S in black or white from the Facebook fan page and the prices for the iPhone 4S are ...

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First iPhone 4S Advert Showcases Siri

Apple has released a new TV ad for the iPhone 4S demonstrating Siri, Apple’s voice commands service. Enjoy: You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook. Remember to visit We Want Apple Saudi Arabia petition and spread the ...

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Apple Reports $6.62 Billion Q4 2011 Profit

Apple has announced the fourth quarter financial result of the year (Q4 2011) and the results are: • $28.27 billion revenue • $6.62 billion profit • 17.07 million iPhones sold %21 growth • 11.12 million iPads sold %166 growth • 4.89 million Macs sold %26 growth • 6.62 million iPods sold %27 decline Here is Apple’s press release: Apple Reports ...

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iPhone 4S Sales Top 4 Million

Apple has announced that it has sold over 4 million of the new iPhone 4S in the first 3 days of release. The company also announced that iOS 5 has been installed by over 25 million users and iCloud had over 20 million new members. “iPhone 4S is off to a great start with more than four million sold in ...

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iOS 5 is Now Available

Apple has released iOS 5 for the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple TV. iOS 5 brings many improvements such as better notifications, iCloud support and many more. To install iOS 5 you will need to have iTunes 10.5. It is also recommended to have an iCloud account, you can create one or convert your current MobileMe account by visiting ...

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iTunes 10.5 Released for iOS 5 and iCloud

Apple has released iTunes 10.5 yesterday. This update adds support for the upcoming iOS 5 update and iCloud service. iTunes 10.5 features are: • Sync with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 5. • Wi-Fi Syncing. Automatically sync your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iTunes any time they’re both on the same Wi-Fi network. • iTunes in ...

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In Remembrance of Steve Jobs

By Mohammed Taher I spent a total of ~4 months in the hospital last year. 3 weeks in August, and about 3 months from mid-October till mid-January. It definitely was a straining experience; a life-changing one. It almost felt as if I’m never going to check out. What I had back then is not important; it’s how I got through ...

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The Legend Passes Away, R.I.P Steve Jobs (1955-2011)

There was a geek who introduced lot of new inventions to the market such as the Mouse, Click Wheel and Multi Touch. iPad, worlds number one tablet, all number one devices are by Apple and it was all by Steve Jobs as he was motivated into the company 24/7. I still remember when at the AllThingsD a guy around the public raised ...

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