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  • Apple issues fix for security flaw on Mac computers 26-02-2014 09:48 AM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc has issued fixes for a security flaw in its Macintosh computers that allows hackers to intercept data such as email, patching a major and embarrassing glitch that came to light several days ago. The security update for users of Apple's OS X computer operating software follows...
  • Apple promises fix 'very soon' for Macs with failed encryption 23-02-2014 11:29 AM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc said it would issue a software update "very soon" to cut off the ability of spies and hackers to grab email, financial information and other sensitive data from Mac computers. Confirming researchers' findings late Friday that a major security flaw in iPhones and iPads also appears...
  • Watch Steve Jobs demo the first Apple Mac back in 1984 27-01-2014 02:28 PM

    It's been 30 years since Apple unveiled its first Macintosh, which is believed to introduce real-world metaphors such as using a trash can to delete files, fonts and other tools once limited to professional printers. Most importantly, it made computing and publishing easy enough for everyday people to learn and...
  • Apple's Mac turns 30: On January 24, 1984 Apple sparked a computing revolution 24-01-2014 06:43 AM

    New York: Look around. Many of the gadgets you see drew inspiration from the original Mac computer. Computers at the time typically required people to type in commands. Once the Apple Macintosh came out 30 years ago Friday, people could instead navigate with a graphical user interface. Available options were...
  • Apple starts taking orders for its all-new Mac Pro 19-12-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Apple announced the all-new Mac Pro will be available to order starting December 19. The all-new Mac Pro features the latest Intel Xeon processors, dual workstation-class GPUs, PCIe-based flash storage and ultra-fast ECC memory. The Mac Pro, long considered a work horse among graphics and film professionals, is...
  • JPMorgan's $5 billion settlement doesn't end its troubles 26-10-2013 09:57 AM

    Washington: The $5.1 billion that JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay hardly ends its legal troubles over mortgage securities it sold. It's merely a down payment. JPMorgan still faces heavy financial burdens. The bank has set aside $23 billion to cover legal costs - and it may need it all....
  • Apple's OS X Mavericks review: Offers much more you won't see, but might feel 24-10-2013 09:53 AM

    San Francisco: There isn't one thing that jumps out with Apple's new Mac operating system, known as Mavericks - and that's a good thing. Mavericks has plenty of modest refinements that add up to a system well worth the upgrade - even if Apple weren't giving it away for free....
  • Border dispute not 'easy issue' to tackle, says Indian PM 22-10-2013 09:21 PM

    Asserting that the commitment of the Indian and Chinese leadership to maintain peace on the frontiers is an important guarantor for progress, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said the border dispute is not an "easy issue" to tackle and will take time to resolve. "This is not an easy issue...
  • Apple sends out October 22 iPad event invites; iPad 5, iPad Mini 2 expected 16-10-2013 06:31 AM

    New Delhi: Apple is holding an event in San Francisco on October 22 to announce new products - likely updated iPads. The company announced its most recent iPads around this time last year. The announcement included a smaller version, called the Mini, for the first time. Invitations sent to the...
  • Nelson Mandela responding to treatment, says Jacob Zuma 03-09-2013 06:23 PM

    Ailing former South African president Nelson Mandela was responding to treatment although he remained critical, said President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday. Mandela, who was discharged from hospital on September 1, had reached a point of progress that allowed him to receive treatment at home, Zuma told media persons. However, Zuma...
  • South Africa: Mandela in critical condition, says presidency 24-06-2013 01:46 AM

    Johannesburg: The South African presidency said the health condition of Nelson Mandela has become critical. The office of President Jacob Zuma said that the president had visited the 94-year-old anti-apartheid leader on Sunday evening and was informed by the medical team that Mandela's condition had become critical in the past...
  • Apple WWDC highlights: iOS 7, OS X Mavericks, iTunes Radio 11-06-2013 05:55 PM

    New York: The software running Apple's iPhones and iPads is getting a new look and several new features. The Mac is borrowing more functionality from mobile devices. New MacBook Airs are out, and a new Internet radio service will be coming this fall. Apple announced these offerings and more during...
  • Apple unveils iOS 7, OS X Mavericks, new Mac Pro, iTunes Radio 11-06-2013 01:02 AM

    New Delhi: Apple made as many as six major product announcements at the opening keynote of its annual developers conference. The new Apple releases and announcements include iOS 7, OS X Mavericks, iTunes Radio, iWork for iCloud, new MacBook Air and an all new Mac Pro. iOS 7 Apple says...
  • Apple's new OS X Mavericks announced; coming this fall 11-06-2013 12:35 AM

    New Delhi: Apple released a developer preview of OS X Mavericks, the 10th major release of Apple's OS X. With more than 200 new features, OS X Mavericks brings Maps and iBooks to the Mac, introduces Finder Tags and Tabs, enhances multi-display support for power users. It also includes an...
  • Price and availability in India: iPad Mini, 4th gen iPad, new MacBook Pro, iMac 24-10-2012 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: Apple introduced a smaller iPad, as expected, but also updated its full-sized one. With a screen measuring 7.9 inches on the diagonal, the iPad Mini is about half the size of the regular iPad. It's slightly larger than the 7-inch tablets from Amazon.com and Google The regular iPad...
  • Apple iPad Mini, 4th gen iPad, new iMac and more 24-10-2012 12:56 AM

    New Delhi: Apple introduced a smaller iPad, as expected, but also updated its full-sized one. It also unveiled new Mac computers, including a 13-inch version of a MacBook Pro with sharper, Retina display. With a screen measuring 7.9 inches on the diagonal, the iPad Mini is about half the size...
  • Jobs authorised biography so his kids can know him 07-10-2011 05:48 PM

    Cupertino, Calif./San Francisco: Steve Jobs, in pain and too weak to climb stairs a few weeks before his death, wanted his children to understand why he wasn't always there for them, according to the author of his highly anticipated biography. "I wanted my kids to know me," Jobs was quoted...
  • Steve Jobs: The man who changed the tech world 07-10-2011 08:04 AM

    Anyone with an iMac, an iPod or an iPhone has experienced the legacy of Steve Jobs, the man who changed people's lifestyles. ...
  • Hong Kong teen's tribute to Jobs a cyber hit 06-10-2011 08:14 PM

    Hong Kong: A Hong Kong design student's poignant tribute to Apple founder Steve Jobs became an internet hit on Thursday with its minimalist, touching symbolism and brought a job offer and a flood of commemorative merchandise using his design. (For design click here) Nineteen-year-old Jonathan Mak, a student at Hong...