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Important Notice Regarding iPad 2 3G with Verizon

We received a question regarding an iPad 2 3G being sold in the Saudi market but it’s intended for the US Verizon Wireless network. So we had to make sure everyone knows about it. The 3G in iPad 2 units intended for Verizon does not work in Saudi Arabia and many countries. Verizon uses CDMA technology which is incompatible with ...

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WWDC 2011: Apple Design Awards are App Store Only

Last year’s WWDC there were no Apple Design Awards for Mac apps but this year Apple announced that the awards will be available for 3 devices: iPad, iPhone and Mac. The awards are also exclusive to App Store apps only, so Mac applications not available in the App Store are excluded. Here is a list of last year’s Apple Design ...

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Apple’s Q2 2011 Conference Call on April 20

Apple will announce it’s second quarter of 2011 (Q2 – 2011) financial results on April 20th, 2011. After that Apple will hold a conference call with members of the press. Apple plans to conduct a conference call to discuss financial results of its second fiscal quarter on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 2:00 p.m PT. That’s midnight local Saudi time. ...

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WWDC 2011 Sold Out in 10 Hours

WWDC 2011 tickets were sold out in less than 10 hours. That’s a lot faster than WWDC 2009‘s 2 weeks and WWDC 2010‘s few days. WWDC 2011 will begin June 6 and end on June 10. With over 100 technical sessions for the Mac, iPhone and iPad. This year Apple promise to unveil the future of iOS and Mac OS. ...

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Apple Announces WWDC 2011 Dates: June 6 to 11

Apple just announced the dates for their developer conference. WWDC 2011 will begin June 6 and end on June 10. With over 100 technical sessions for the Mac, iPhone and iPad. “At this year’s conference we are going to unveil the future of iOS and Mac OS,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “If you ...

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Cydia 1.1.1 Update Released [Jailbreak]

The Cydia Jailbreak Store was updated to version 1.1. The update includes many changes and they are: • Speed improvement, such as with “Loading Changes” • Memory usage has decreased • Much improved search algorithm • Lets iOS run Activator, libstatusbar, and SimulatedKeyEvents while Cydia is running (custom status bar icons should now be visible) To install the update simply ...

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New iPhone Ads: Retina Display and Game Center

Apple released 2 new “If you don’t have an iPhone” ads. These ads focus on the Retina display and Game Center features. Here are the advertisements: Retina Display If you don’t have an iPhone, you don’t have the Retina Display, the highest resolution screen on any phone. Game Center If you don’t have an iPhone, you don’t have the largest ...

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iOS 4.3.1 Update Available for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

Apple released iOS 4.3.1 update for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. The update includes some bug fixes. iOS 4.3.1 update contains improvements and other bug fixes including: • Fixes an occasional graphics glitch on iPod touch (4th generation) • Resolves bugs related to activating and connecting to some cellular networks • Fixes image flicker when using Apple Digital AV ...

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iPad 2 Glass is Thinner and Stronger than iPad 1 Glass [video]

The iPad 2 components are thinner than the first generation according to the iFixit teardown. The iPad 2 glass weighs 118.6 grams compared to the iPad 1’s 143.9 grams. It is also %27 thinner. iFixyouri has tested the strength of the iPad 1 and iPad 2 glass. The glass was bent 1 inch and then 2 inches. Here is a ...

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Celeste Transfers Files via Bluetooth on the iPhone [Jailbreak]

Celeste is a new Jailbreak app that enables iPhone (and other iOS devices) to send files wirelessly using Bluetooth. Here’s a video demonstrating Celeste: Celeste is available on the Cydia Store for $9.99 and for a limited time it’s being sold for $7.99. You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Arabic version of this post on ...

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