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Apple VP Meets with STC, Mobily Executives

STC and Mobily (both official iPhone carriers) announced that they had meetings with Pascal Cagni, VP & GM of Apple Europe, Middle East, India and Asia. Mobily’s press release didn’t offer much info about the meeting. If I had to make a guess I’d say it’s not about opening an Apple Store in Saudi Arabia. It’s obviously iPhone related. We ...

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Apple Releases iBooks 2, iBooks Author and iTunes U Apps

During the company’s education event, Apple has launched the following education related apps: iBooks 2 adds support for “interactive textbooks”, the iBookstore library now includes textbooks on various topics. iBooks 2.0 also includes: • Experience gorgeous Multi-Touch textbooks designed for iPad • iBooks textbooks are filled with interactive features, diagrams, photos, and videos • Tap to dive into images with ...

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Apple to Hold a Special Educational Event on January 19

Apple is holding a special event next Thursday January 19th, 2012. The company is expected to make an education-related announcement. The invite included images of New York’s skyscrapers with the text: Join us for an education announcement in the Big Apple. One of Steve Jobs dream was to change the teaching institutions by providing the iPads to schools to help ...

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