Apple releases iTunes U app

Apple has released an iTunes U app today, following their Education event in New York. iTunes U consists of recorded classes shared on Apple's media portal and the app includes education offerings like professor's office hours, class syllabus, class material (books, apps, links or documents), and teachers can post messages to students including video or images, and students can use the app to take notes dur ...

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Angry Birds Seasons Chinese New Year Update now available for iOS

The Angry Birds Seasons update for the Chinese New Year is now available for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, bringing a vibrant red Chinese New Year theme. There's also 15 new levels and the Mighty Eagle transforms into the Mighty Dragon for the aforementioned levels. The Angry Birds are celebrating Chinese New Year by chasing after the pigs. The night sky is lighting up -- and it's not just fireworks! Celebra ...

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Apple announces iBooks Author, free OSX app to create iBooks

At their education event in New York, Apple just announced iBooks Author, a free OSX application for creating iBooks. iBooks Author will let you create books within Max OS X for digital distribution within the iBooks Store. The app can import content written in Word, by just dragging and dropping from finder. You can also select from a number of templates already available. The app is made to compliment app ...

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iBooks 2 now available on App Store

Wow that's Apple for ya. Just seconds after their announcement about it, the new iBooks 2 is now available to download from the App Store. Introducing iBooks 2 — now with iBooks textbooks. • Experience gorgeous Multi-Touch textbooks designed for iPad • iBooks textbooks are filled with interactive features, diagrams, photos, and videos • Tap to dive into images with interactive captions, rotate 3D objects, s ...

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Apple announces iBooks 2, new ‘textbook experience’ for iPad

Apple just announced iBooks 2 for the iPad at their education event in New York City. Apple is calling the new update on their book store, a "new textbook experience" with newly designed books are a lot more graphical, interactive, and use features like 3D imaging, embedded video, and multitouch gestures. Apple's goal was to make textbooks more portable as well, but include all the great content as a regula ...

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Google releases an Official Orkut app for iOS [lolwut?]

Google just released an Official iOS app for their other Social Network, Orkut. The official Orkut app for iOS connects you to your friends and family. Now you can send scraps, see your friends updates, upload photos and browse your friends albums anywhere you go. Never miss a conversation again because you are not in front of your computer: get the free Orkut app and stay connected. - Update your status - ...

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Samsung states they were never interested in buying RIM

Last week a Bloomberg post sparked rumors that Samsung might be buying Research In Motion, which saw the Blackberry maker’s stock jump. The bid would have helped Samsung in their move to be the number one mobile handset maker in the world because inspite of all their troubles, RIM still has about 75 Million users deeply hooked on. Well so much for that, as the Korean company officially stated that they're j ...

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Sony Ericsson has 247 Million Euro Loss In Q4 2011

Sony Ericsson posted a lost of 247 million euros in the fourth quarter of 2011 today. The company reported a profit of 31 million euros in Q3 2011 so that's a pretty massive loss. The company states “intense competition”, “price erosion” and effects from the flooding in Thailand for some of the reasons behind the loss. The flood resulted in a lot of SE's phones being delayed or slow to launch, as a result m ...

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