MacRumors Story Archive - September 2009
Analysts Disagree Over Whether Steve Jobs Will Present at September Media Event
Detailed Technical Look at Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Developer Offers Inside Look at Sales Gap Between App Store and Android Market
'MLB.com At Bat' Now Offering In-App Game Purchasing
Lack of ZFS File System Support in Snow Leopard Due to Licensing Issues?
'Chess Wars' App Update Rejected Over "Shiny Chat Bubbles"
40 GB Apple TV Shipping Date Slips, Leads to Speculation of Updates Next Week
Vonage VoIP App Approved by Apple
Apple Looking to Bypass Chinese Carriers by Selling Unlockable iPhones Through Retailers?
AT&T Announces 850 MHz 3G Coverage Improvements in New York City and Other Markets
Snow Leopard's 'Keyboard Viewer' Sparks Renewed Speculation Regarding Mac OS X-Based Tablet
No Apple TV Refresh at Next Week's Media Event?
Photoshop CS3 and CS4 Snow Leopard Bugs Under Investigation
YouTube in Discussions to Offer Movie Rentals From Major Studios
Apple to Launch Pre-Cut Ringtones at Next Week's Media Event?
New Jersey Apple Store Robbed of MacBook Pros, iPhones, and iPod Touches
Snow Leopard Installation Downgrades Flash Player to Vulnerable Version
Apple Begins Seeding Mac OS X 10.6.1 for Testing
TomTom Car Kit Release Pushed Back to October
Rumors of iPhone OS 3.1 Appearing Next Week Alongside MMS from AT&T Based on Questionable Sources
Navigon to Make Car Kit for iPhone
AT&T Announces iPhone MMS Launch Date: September 25
Apple Releases Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 5
Some Details on First Mac OS X 10.6.1 Seed (Build 10B503), Flash Updated
Navigon Reveals More Details on iPhone Car Kit at IFA
New Gallery of Cases for Next-Generation iPod Touch and iPod Nano Posted
Loopt to Become First Third-Party iPhone Service to Run in 'Background' [Updated]
AT&T Offers Video Update on iPhone MMS and Cellular Network Issues
Adobe Revises Snow Leopard FAQ, Details Creative Suite 3 Bugs
Previously Rejected Commodore 64 Emulator Approved and Available on App Store [Updated]
'Spotify' App Appears in App Store
'It's Only Rock And Roll' Banner and Last Minute iPod Production Problems?
Flickr App Pops into App Store
'It's Only Rock and Roll' Rumor Roundup
Review: TomTom Navigation App for U.S. and Canada
Apple Seeds Mac OS X 10.6.1 Build 10B504 to Developers
Apple Slashes iPod Prices Prior to Media Event [Updated: Apple Store Down]
AT&T Announces Rollout Plans for 7.2 Mbps 3G Service
Fake Next-Generation iPod Touch and Nano Images from Case Manufacturer
Next-Generation iPod Model Number List Revealed?
Live Coverage of 'It's Only Rock and Roll' Media Event
Apple Releases iTunes 9: New Media Syncing Options, Genius Mixes, iPhone App Organization
Apple Updates Entire iPod Family, Bringing Capacity and Performance Bumps to iPod Touch and Video Camera to iPod Nano
Apple Releases iPhone OS 3.1 for iPhone and iPod Touch
Apple's Focus on Games: Madden NFL 10, Nova, Assassin's Creed, Riddim Ribbon
Apple Releases QuickTime 7.6.4
'It's Only Rock and Roll' Event Video Now Available, Steve Jobs' Return
Apple Releases iPhone Configuration Utility 2.1 for Mac and Windows and Mobile Me Control Panel for Windows
Steve Jobs on iPod Touch, Future Products and Ice Cream
Apple Approves Rhapsody App
iTunes 9 Breaks Palm Pre Syncing Once Again
Nike+ Heart Rate Monitor Coming for Fifth-Generation iPod Nano?
Fifth-Generation iPod Nano Teardown Posted
iPhone OS 3.1 Blocking Encrypted Microsoft Exchange Connections on Non-3GS Devices
Apple Releases Mac OS X 10.6.1 and Security Update 2009-005
Apple Releases iMac and RAID Card Firmware Updates
Mobile Safari Anti-Phishing Feature Criticized As Being Inconsistent
Prototype Mac Pro and Intel PowerBook Spotted
Apple Releases New 'Get a Mac', iPod Touch, and iPod Nano Ads
Apple Releases Updated HP Printer Drivers for Snow Leopard
Apple Details MobileMe Enhancements Delivered by Latest Software Updates
Steve Ballmer Mocks iPhone-Toting Microsoft Employee
Portions of Apple's Grand Central Dispatch Go Open Source
Third-Generation iPod Touch Teardown Reveals 802.11n-Capable Wi-Fi Chip, Empty Space for Camera
Apple Still Planning Camera in iPod Touch?
Leaked iPod Touch with Camera Photos Were Real
Apple Releases Updated Brother and Canon Printer Drivers for Snow Leopard
Apple Offers Clarification on Mobile Safari Anti-Phishing Feature
Apple Officially Adds Support for Up to 16 GB of RAM on Quad-Core Mac Pro
WebGL Support Begins to Arrive in WebKit
Apple Drops 40GB Apple TV and Discounts 160GB Model to $229
AT&T Customer Reports of iPhone MMS Activation Surfacing
New iPod Touch Models and Chinese iPhone Launch Constrain Worldwide Flash Memory Supplies
Accounting Rule Change May Affect Apple's Future Earnings Reports
iPhone 3G and iPod Touch Gain Video Trimming Capabilities in iPhone OS 3.1
China Mobile Chairman Confirms Ongoing iPhone Talks
Apple Retail Stores to Gain Dedicated iPhone Activation Areas and Staff?
Apple Releases Xsan 2.2 Updates
U.S. Mac Sales Up 7% Year-Over-Year in July and August, iPod Sales Down 16%
Apple Tablet Rumors Revived: February 2010 Launch? P.A. Semi Processor?
Former Intel Executive Joins Apple as General Counsel and Senior Vice President
Microsoft Launches Zune HD
Microsoft Begins Shipping Office 2008 for Mac Business Edition
HP Introduces Updated Cross-Platform MediaSmart Home Servers
iPod Touch Speed Tests Confirm Apple's Claims of 'Up to 50% Faster Performance'
Analyst: iMac and MacBook Updates Coming Within Weeks?
ARM Announces Dual-Core Cortex-A9 Processor Designs
Grand Central Dispatch and Open CL Bring Significant Performance Improvements for Optimized Applications
Navigon to Add Live Traffic Data as In-App Purchase for MobileNavigator
Early Snow Leopard Sales More Than Double Those of Leopard
Music Publishers and Writers Lobbying Congress for Additional Compensation for Digital Distribution
Wall Street Journal to Begin Charging for Mobile Access to Content
App Store Hotline Available to Certain Developers?
Microsoft Matches Snow Leopard Price With Windows 7, But Only for Students
Star Trek Creator's Macintosh Plus to Be Auctioned
Google Claims That Apple Did Reject Google Voice iPhone Application [Updated]
Apple Introduces App Store Resource Center for iPhone Developers
Apple Investigating Reports of Poor Battery Life for iPhone OS 3.1 Users
AT&T 3G MicroCell Site Goes Live, Monthly Fees to Be Up to $19.99? [Updatedx2]
Apple Moves Up to #20 on 'Best Global Brands' List
Apple Approved Nearly 1400 iPhone Apps Last Friday
Apple Releases HP Printer Drivers for Snow Leopard Version 2.2
Apple 'iPhone Activation Zones' Rolled Out in Retail Stores
No Netflix Streaming to iPhone in Near Future?
Microsoft Attempting to Lure Away Apple Retail Store Staff?
Apple Releases Three New iPhone Ads: 'Dine', ' Nature', and 'Pass'
'Layar' Augmented Reality Platform to Gain 3D Capabilities
Google Adds Push Gmail for iPhone and iPod Touch Via Google Sync
AT&T Deactivating 'View My Message' Service for iPhone Users Ahead of MMS Launch
Lynwood, Washington Apple Retail Store Employees May Stage Walk-Out
AT&T Weighs In Against Net Neutrality Regulations for Wireless Industry
Apple Releases iTunes 9.0.1
USB Compliance Organization Sides With Apple in Palm Pre Syncing Dispute
iPhone to Launch in China on October 15th?
Apple Releases Logic Pro 9.0.1, Logic Express 9.0.1, and MainStage 2.0.1
Microsoft's Prototype Multi-Touch Tablet/Booklet
Surveys Point to Mac and iPhone Sales Momentum, Strong Tablet Interest
Google Releases Picasa 3.5 With Facial Recognition and Improved Geotagging
Apple Cleared to Sell iPhone in South Korea
Adobe Announces Photoshop Elements 8
New GarageBand Lessons from Rush and John Legend Now Available
Starbucks Apps Flow into App Store
NetNewsWire Updated to Sync with Google Reader
Standards Board Approves Changes to Subscription Revenue Accounting
AT&T Nervous About Upcoming iPhone MMS Launch?
AT&T Announces iPhone MMS Launch for 'Late Morning' Pacific Time Friday
Ad Request Metrics Reveal iPhone OS 3.1 Adoption
Images of Microsoft 'Pink' Phones Emerge
TomTom Car Kit for iPhone Appears in Apple's European Online Stores [Updated]
Intel Introduces Core i7 Quad-Core Mobile Processors
Eminem and Apple Head to Court Over iTunes Distribution
Next-Generation iMacs Already in Production?
Apple Launches New Environmental Publicity Initiative
TomTom Car Kit for iPhone to Be Priced at $119.95 in U.S.
AT&T Drops Refurbished iPhone 3G Prices to As Low As $49
AT&T Activates MMS Functionality for U.S. iPhone Users
Next-Generation iMac With SD Slot, Quad-Core, Possible Xeon? New Mouse and Remote in Pipeline?
MacBook Update to Be Released Alongside New iMacs?
Apple and Intel Collaborate on Next Generation 'Light Peak' Connectors?
Apple Surpasses 2 Billion App Store Downloads
Orange Announces Plans to Offer iPhone in UK
iPhone to Launch in China on October 1st
Apple Introduces New Educational Software Licensing Program for Institutions
Zipcar Drives into App Store
Palm's webOS 1.2 Released, Does Not Re-Enable iTunes Media Syncing
Apple Releases iWork '09 9.0.3, Updates iWork.com
Apple Rehires Newton Developer Michael Tchao
Vodafone to Begin Selling iPhone in UK and Ireland in Early 2010
Filemaker Releases Bento 3 Personal Database Software
iPhone Hardware Accessories Prompt App Downloads
Touchscreen Remote for Apple TV?
Apple Warning Retail Stores of iMac and Mac Mini Supply Constraints?
Apple Tablet to Run iPhone OS and Launch in May or June 2010?
iPhone Developers Accessing Users' Telephone Numbers for Telemarketing?
mSpot Now Offering Streaming Movie Rentals on iPhone
'CNN Mobile' Appears in App Store
'AP Stylebook' Now Available for iPhone and iPod Touch
EyeTV App Debuts in App Store
Apple Expands 'Apps for Everything' Categories
Dropbox for iPhone Hits the App Store
DoubleTwist Turns The Tables on Apple in '1984' Commercial Remake
AT&T Dropped Call Rate of 30% Considered Normal in New York City
Apple's Tablet Effort Aiming to Redefine Print Media?
BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac to Launch October 2nd
Intuit Announces QuickBooks 2010 for Mac
Low-End Mac Mini Shipping Date Slips Slightly, Additional Reports of iMac Shortages Surface
AdMob: iPhone OS Grabs 40% of Worldwide Smartphone Ad Request Share
Apple Acquired Mapping Company Placebase in July