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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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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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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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Mac OS X is X Years Old

Today, March 24th, is the 10th (Roman Numeral X) birthday of Apple’s operating system: Mac OS X. On September 13th 2000 Apple released the first public beta of their operating system named “Kodiak”. On the 24th of March 2001 they released Mac OS X 10.0 and abandoned OS9. Here is Steve Jobs’ 2000 keynote introducing Mac OS X: Here are ...

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iPad 2 in 25 Countries Next Friday

Apple has reconfirmed that the iPad 2 will be released next Friday in 25 countries. Apple announced earlier this month that the the iPad 2 will be available on March 25th in 26 countries but has delayed the Japan launch due to earthquakes. The 25 countries that will have an iPad 2 launch this Friday are: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, ...

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Arab Computers Taking iPad 2 Reservations

Arab Computers has announced on their website that the Apple iPad 2 will be available in Saudi Arabia “soon“. No information regarding prices and release dates were available. But we expect that the prices will be similar to old iPad 1 prices. Here is iPad 2 reservation page even though it shows a MacBook Pro, just fill the form (name, ...

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Apple Releases 3 New “If You Don’t Have an iPhone” Ads

Apple has released 3 new advertisements for the iPhone 4 titled “If you don’t have an iPhone” and each one demonstrate an advantage for the iPhone. These advantages are: The App Store, iBooks (and iBookstore) and iPod+iTunes. Here are the advertisements: App Store If you don’t have an iPhone, you don’t have the App Store, with the world’s largest selection ...

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