Just as the iPod became a gateway drug for the iPhone, which itself became the gateway drug for the iPad, iOS is set to become the platform that tempts people into the OS X ecosystem.
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The open source pioneer will take on Apple's iOS and Google's Android with a Firefox OS for mobile devices, supporting open web standards, especially HTML5. The first devices will appear mid-year, but not in the US, at least initially.
An iWatch could help Apple cement iCloud services with its current iOS and OS X offerings, but it's more likely that any iWatch will be more of an iPod nano than an iPhone or iPad.
VirnetX is now targeting the iPhone 5, the iPad 4, the iPad mini, the fifth-generation iPod touch, and all Macs that have OS X 10.8 'Mountain Lion' installed on them with a new lawsuit.
Oracle has pushed out version 2.0 of the rich app development platform, which it plans to make open source, and has outlined roadmaps for Java SE and ME at its annual JavaOne conference
The company's raft of announcements on Monday included previews of Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and iOS 5, along with the new iCloud service and iMessage
Apple has introduced updated versions of its 21.5-inch and 27-inch iMac desktop computers with Intel's Sandy Bridge chip and Thunderbolt data transfer technology
With obvious eyes on this year's CanSecWest Pwn2Own hacker challenge, Apple today dropped two major security updates for Safari and iOS to fix more than 60 vulnerabilities that could be used to hijack Windows, Mac OS X or iPhone/iPod Touch devices.
Apple has unveiled this year's range of MacBook Pro notebooks, which all feature significant performance and data-transfer boosts over their predecessors
The two companies are considered the arch-rivals of the technology world, but there have been numerous instances of co-operation between the pair
Already available for the iPhone 4 and latest iPod touch, FaceTime will be making its debut for Mac OS X today.
After rolling out on the iPhone 4 and the latest iPod touch, it looks like Apple has further plans for FaceTime. Rumor has it that the video communication program is destined for Mac OS X and even Windows-based computers.
Analyst warns that U.K.-based company faces uphill struggle to penetrate the server market as it has to win "extremely conservative" enterprise customers away from Intel and AMD.
The new version of iPhone OS will have the ability to organize icons on the iPhone by creating folders. The new feature, demonstrated by Apple CEO Steve Jobs, is part of iPhone OS 4, which is due to hit iPhones and iPod Touch devices in the summer and the iPad this fall.
Whenever I mention Ubuntu (or for that matter any other Linux distro), I'm invariably asked whether the OS offers support for Apple's iPod. The answer has always been "no" ... until now.
Apple has released iPhone OS to version 3.1.3 (7E18), replacing the OS on all models of iPhone and iPod touch devices.
The most serious flaw could allow remote code execution if an iPhone/iPod Touch user opens audio and image files.
Google announced the open-sourcing of its Chrome OS early this morning, and the search giant was very clear in explaining its target market for Chrome OS devices: this is a companion device, not a primary desktop machine. But is a Chrome OS netbook intrinsically better than a lowly iPod?
Apple has begun distributing an iPhone and iPod Touch software update that fixes several glitches in its recently released iPhone OS 3.1.
If you ask me, Apple is getting dangerously close to putting itself in the line of fire from an antitrust bullet. And when it comes, it'll have nothing to do with the iPod or Mac OS, but instead it's the way Apple manages the App Store.
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