From the Apple Orchard
2.5K views | +0 today
Follow
From the Apple Orchard
News about our favorite fruity tech company
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

51% of households in the US own something made by Apple

51% of households in the US own something made by Apple | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
According to a new survey put together by CNET, over half of all households in America now contain something made by our favorite company in Cupertino.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

New iPad's performance gets iPhoto reality check

New iPad's performance gets iPhoto reality check | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
The new iPad's chip isn't exactly slow but falls down in some tests against Nvidia's quad-core Tegra 3 chip.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Tim Cook Visits Foxconn in China

Tim Cook Visits Foxconn in China | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it

Bloomberg reports on a visit by Apple CEO Tim Cook to Foxconn’s plant in Zhengzhou, China, where iPhones and iPads are made, among other devices.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Apple Working On Bringing 3D Cameras To iDevices

Apple Working On Bringing 3D Cameras To iDevices | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Apple has invented a new 3D imaging camera that might arrive on future iDevices, such as the iPhone/iPod touch and iPad. The camera has the ability to view 3D imagery, photos and videos, according to Patently Apple.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

EVENT: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 7:30 p.m. Home Networking and More with Dave Hamilton | PMUG-NJ

EVENT: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 7:30 p.m. Home Networking and More with Dave Hamilton | PMUG-NJ | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it

Ten years ago those peo­ple who had net­works in their homes were con­sid­ered fringe geeks and glut­tons for pun­ish­ment. Nowa­days, how­ever, home net­works are as com­mon as cable tele­vi­sion and dish­wash­ers, but they can still be a source of frus­tra­tion for many, espe­cially to do it right! With that, Dave Hamil­ton — some­one who was a fringe geek and has gone through all the pun­ish­ment — will teach you all the tips and tricks he has learned over the past decade (or more) so you can get this stuff to work just right in your house.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Square Wants To Get Rid Of Old POS Systems With Its New Square Register App

Square Wants To Get Rid Of Old POS Systems With Its New Square Register App | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Mobile payments company Square has today stepped up its game of disrupting payment services with its new Square Register app and service.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Square wants Square Register and iPad to be your POS solution

Square wants Square Register and iPad to be your POS solution | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Square is looking to expand its reach into retail using its new Square Register app for the iPad.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Apple turns off push e-mail for iCloud, MobileMe in Germany

Apple turns off push e-mail for iCloud, MobileMe in Germany | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
The company has been forced to turn the feature off after it lost a court battle against Motorola earlier this month.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

What if the iPhone 5 was shaped like the Magic Mouse?

What if the iPhone 5 was shaped like the Magic Mouse? | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
It’s 2012 and that means two things: iPad 3 and iPhone 5. We’ve already figured out the iPad 3 will be announced sometime early next month and it might have had a weight gain. However, we’re still unsure about the iPhone 5′s release date or design.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Firmware Updates for iMac, Mac mini, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro

Quartet of updates for 2011 Macs improves stability for three instances of system booting. (Free, each approximately 4 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

The case for ditching the Dock connector

The case for ditching the Dock connector | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Apple's 30-pin Dock connector has spawned generations of cables, docks, and accessories that all use the wide dongle we've all become familiar with. But is it something that has outlived its usefulness and is ready for replacement?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Chinese police confiscate iPhone branded stoves

Chinese police confiscate iPhone branded stoves | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Have you been wanting to deck out your house with all Apple products? Well, it seems to be getting closer to reality than you might think.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Windows PCs to decline as Android, Apple devices rise

Windows PCs to decline as Android, Apple devices rise | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Windows is going to be eclipsed by Android in 2016, according to market researcher IDC. Expect Apple's iOS to see an uptick too.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Apple CEO visits Foxconn's iPhone plant in China

Apple CEO visits Foxconn's iPhone plant in China | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it

Apple Inc's Tim Cook, on his first trip to China as the chief executive officer, has visited an iPhone production plant run by the Foxconn Technology Group, which is being accused of improper labor practices.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

An iPad firestorm about nothing

An iPad firestorm about nothing | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Apple’s newest iPad hit the market three weeks ago and already their have been a number of controversies surrounding the device. As expected, all of the issues fizzled out because there was really nothing there in the first place.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Almost 50% of U.S. mobile subscribers have smartphones

Overall, Android continues to lead the smartphone market in the U.S., with 48 percent of smartphone owners saying they owned an Android OS device.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Lion's Auto Save vs. Save As

Lion's Auto Save vs. Save As | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Apple's OS X Lion introduced Auto Save, and eliminated the Save As feature from several apps as a result.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

[GRAPHIC] Don't Call The Mobile Healthcare Revolution A Revolution - Yet

[GRAPHIC] Don't Call The Mobile Healthcare Revolution A Revolution - Yet | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, Float Mobile Learning released an info graphic making a promise that we've heard before: that the market for mobile health care is about to "explode." And why shouldn't it?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Without Stylus Support, iBooks Can’t “Reinvent” The Textbook

Without Stylus Support, iBooks Can’t “Reinvent” The Textbook | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
January’s education event was a big hit for Apple. Within days of releasing iBooks 2.0 and introducing its e-textbook framework, the company has seen rapid public adoption and overwhelmingly positive critical praise.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

An In-Depth Look at OS X Mountain Lion

An In-Depth Look at OS X Mountain Lion | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Last Thursday, Apple caught us all a bit off guard with the announcement of OS X Mountain Lion, the next major version of OS X.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

OnLive Desktop Plus out now, $4.99 a month for extra software and features

OnLive Desktop Plus out now, $4.99 a month for extra software and features | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
OnLive Desktop originally went live back at CES earlier this year, and since then it's been making magic happen on iOS devices everywhere, whether you've used it yet or not.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

External Link: System Change Highlights in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

External Link: System Change Highlights in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
While much of the chatter over the upcoming release of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion has focused on the Gatekeeper security feature and unifying the Mac and iOS experience, Serenity Caldwell at Macworld delves into 10 less-heralded system changes,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Khürt Williams
Scoop.it!

Meaningful Partners: Microsoft Office for iPad & Apple’s iPad 3

Meaningful Partners: Microsoft Office for iPad & Apple’s iPad 3 | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
This week saw a fair bit of flap about whether or not Microsoft Office is close to being ready for the iPad.
more...
No comment yet.