Monthly Archives: January 2011

iPad 2 to have a resolution of 2048×1536?

iPad 2 to have a resolution of 2048x1536?

MacRumors has published some ‘evidence’ that the iPad 2 most likely will feature a resolution of 2048×1536. And if they ramp up the amount of pixels they have to put in some more horse powers – so that the iPad 2 will feature the much more powerful A5 chip is probably a safe bet as well. Earlier reports also reveals that the iPad 2 will feature a camera as well. The original iPad was presented on the 27th of January 2010 and Apple usually present new models in yearly cycles so expect an iPad 2 reveal pretty soon.

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Get well soon Steve!

The following email was sent to all of the Apple staff today:

Team,

At my request, the board of directors has granted me a medical leave of absence so I can focus on my health. I will continue as CEO and be involved in major strategic decisions for the company.

I have asked Tim Cook to be responsible for all of Apple’s day to day operations. I have great confidence that Tim and the rest of the executive management team will do a terrific job executing the exciting plans we have in place for 2011.

I love Apple so much and hope to be back as soon as I can. In the meantime, my family and I would deeply appreciate respect for our privacy.

Steve

Hopefully Steve will be healthy and strong very soon.

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Try the beta of PDF Editor for free

Try the beta of PDF Editor

AnyBizSoft have a famous PDF editor for PC that now finally has been released as a Mac Beta version. You can get yourself a free keycode at their site and try it out!

AnyPDFtools.com

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Distribution is King Kong

Distribution of Compartments

LittleFin Software used to sell 6-7 copies a day of their ‘Compartments‘ software, but when they got picked up on the front page, featured as a ‘Staff pick’, the sales went through the roof. On the launch day of Mac App Store they sold 1 547 copies and keeping a quite high tempo even after the launch buzz. Others have been reporting about Sky rocketing sales figures as well

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Solve Sudokus with Google Goggles

In the new version of Google Googles they added a nifty little feature that will recognize a Sudoku puzzle – and solve it for you. Check out the video above to see it in action.

And here’s more info about Google Googles

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What’s inside Mac App Store?

Mac App Store är live!

tuaw has published some interesting facts about the available apps in the new ‘Mac App Store’, and as you can see there are close to 1 000 apps, mostly priced between $10 – $50, and almost 600 of them are games. Check out the article for more info:

Mac App Store by the numbers — almost 1,000 apps on Day One [tuaw.com]

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Mac App Store demo

Just a brief video showing hos easy it’s to install new software from the new ‘Mac App Store’. The apps are literally just one click away.

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Mac App Store is live!

Mac App Store är live!
A few minutes ago Apple released OS X 10.6.6 with the brand new ‘Mac App Store‘. It’s basically a new way of browsing, installing and paying for new Mac software. It’s just as easy as the App Store for iPad/iPhone/iPod and here’s how it looks:

Mac App Store är live!

Mac App Store är live!

Mac App Store är live!

The amount of software in the Mac App Store isn’t that great – yet – but that will change just within the next few months. I think that this will be great!

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Handbrake 0.9.5

Handbrake 0.9.5

Handbrake is the most common video conversion software for Mac computers and it’s been a while since it last got updated – but now, there’s a new version available for download. I use it mainly to be able to convert my DVDs for my iPad/iPhone, but you can of course do all kinds of video conversions with this excellent free software. (For some reason the automatic software update can’t find it yet, so you need to get it from the official download site). Check out all info about the new release inside.

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Smartfish Engage – ergonomic keyboard

Smartfish Engage - ergonomic keyboard

If you spend most of your days typing you might be interested in checking out this new keyboard from Smartfish called the ‘Engage‘. It sure looks ergonomical and is developed in collaboration with a NY Orthopedic Hospital. Check out the press release after the jump.

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