MacRumors Story Archive - February 2010
iPad Makes Early Appearance at the Grammy Awards
iPad Rumor Wrap Up and Likelihood of 22-Inch TouchScreen iMac
Netbook Market Leader Acer Not Planning to Compete With iPad
Apple Offers Additional Aggregate Info On App Store Submission Review Status
27-Inch iMac Production Halted Pending Fix For Display Issues?
iPad Still Coming to Verizon?
iPhone's Share of Smartphone Market Slips in Fourth Quarter of 2009
NPD: 90% of $1,000+ PCs Sold in Fourth Quarter 2009 Were Macs
Apple Releases iTunes 9.0.3 to Address Password and Syncing Bugs
iPad Enclosure Has Empty Space for Camera?
And... Tablet Rumors Revived: Larger Mac-Like Tablet in the Works?
Apple Issues New 27-Inch iMac Firmware Update to Address Display Issues
Mac Pro Update With 6-Core Xeon Gulftown Processors Due Soon? [Updated]
Last-Minute iPad Photo Leak Reportedly Included Image of Prototype Next-Generation iPhone
Apple Releases iPhone OS 3.1.3: Addresses iPhone 3GS Battery Level Accuracy, App Launching Issues
Gameloft Reports Nearly $25 Million in iPhone Revenue for 2009
Apple Refutes Claim Regarding Halted Production of 27-Inch iMac Models
Internal Model Numbers for Next-Generation iPhone and iPod Touch Reportedly Surface
Textbook Publishers Strike Deals to Bring Content to iPad
Taiwanese Industry Sources: Next-Generation iPhone Manufacturing Deal, USB 3.0, iPad Suppliers
Apple Receives Patent for Touch-Sensitive Bezel for Portable Devices
Google Nexus One Software Updated to Offer 'Pinch-to-Zoom' Multi-Touch Capabilities
More Details on Verizon's iPad and iPhone Negotiations Reportedly Surface
Audio Processing Causing Heat and Performance Issues for Nehalem Mac Pros
Apple Boosts Mobile Advertising Capabilities in International Markets With New Hires
Amazon has Acquired Touchco - A Multi-Touch Company
Apple Expands Browser-Based 'iTunes Preview' Functionality to Include App Store
AT&T Approves 'SlingPlayer Mobile' Television Streaming Over 3G
Apple's iPhone Continues to Outpace Smartphone Industry Growth
Apple Reportedly Offering 15% Refunds to Purchasers of Troubled 27-Inch iMacs
Steve Jobs Rumored to Have Recently Traveled to New York for iPad Media Talks [Updated]
iPad Helping Book Publishers Gain More Control Over eBook Pricing
Apple to iPhone Developers: Geolocation Not to Be Used Solely for Ads
Sling Media Denies Collaboration With AT&T on 3G Streaming
AT&T Rolls Out FamilyMap iPhone Application
FCC Pointing to iPad as Harbinger of Increased Wireless Spectrum Needs
Apple Seeds Mac OS X 10.6.3 (Build 10D548)
Intrinsity (Formerly Exponential Technology) Now Speeding Up ARM CPUs
Unreleased Core i7 MacBook Pro 6,1 Benchmarked? Supplies Constrained
Make Your Own (Paper) iPad and iPad Sighting at NYC Starbucks
Macworld San Francisco 2010 Kicks Off This Week
Austrian Wireless Carrier Preparing to Offer Subsidized iPad
Apple Open to iPad Price Cuts if Demand Lags?
Claimed Fourth-Generation iPhone Parts Surface Revealing Taller Form Factor
Steve Jobs Reportedly Demands Deletion of Tweet Sent From iPad
Current MacBook Pro Models Deleted From Best Buy's Inventory System? Updates Imminent?
Apple Job Posting Suggests Video Recording Coming to Future iPad Models
Apple Releases Aperture 3 With Faces and Places Tagging Features
Music Labels See Slower iTunes Sales Growth in Wake of Price Increases
Apple's Research Into Social Aspects of Online Shopping Gaining Renewed Attention
Not All Major Publishers Reportedly On Board With Agency Model for eBook Pricing
Apple Releases Aperture SlideShow Support Update 1.0
Apple Releases Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update 3.0
Apple Releases iLife Support 9.0.4
Apple Releases iPhone SDK 3.2 Beta 2 (for iPad)
Apple Seeds Mac OS X 10.6.3 Build 10D552 to Developers
Opera Set to Preview 'Opera Mini' Browser for iPhone
Disney CEO Bullish on 'Game Changer' iPad
AT&T Continuing to Move Forward on Plans for 4G Cellular Network
iPad Component Costs Estimated to Begin at $219.35
Apple Releases Apple TV 3.0.2 Update
Apple Addresses Battery Life Issues on New Wireless Keyboards With Firmware Update
Hulu Developing Non-Flash Player for Deployment on iPad?
Apple Reportedly Set to Test Lowering Prices for Some Television Downloads to $1
Bill Gates on iPad: "It's a Nice Reader, But..."
New Beta of Google Chrome for Mac Now Available
Office for Mac 2011 Previewed Ahead of Launch Scheduled for Later This Year
E-mails From 2003 Reveal Microsoft Caught 'Flat Footed' by iTunes Music Store Launch
'Late Night with David Pogue' Replaces Steve Keynote at Macworld San Francisco 2010
Microsoft Reportedly Considering iPad Version of Office
MWSF 2010 Demo: Carina Software's SkyFi and Sky Voyager
Apple's Deal With Google for iPhone Search Pegged at Over $100 Million Per Year
MWSF 2010 Demo: Canson's Papershow
MWSF 2010 Demo: Ten One Design's Inklet
MWSF 2010 Demo: Microvision's SHOWWX Laser Pico Projector
Apple Releases Software Update Addressing Audio-Related Mac Pro Heat and Performance Issues
Apple Rolls Out 'Countdown to 10 Billion Songs' Promotion
Macworld San Francisco 2010 Best of Show and Day One Impressions
MWSF 2010 Demo: Quickoffice Connect Mobile Suite for iPhone and iPod Touch
MWSF 2010 Demo: SachManya's Yapper
iPad Cited in Huge Spike in New App Store Application Development
Microsoft Set to Demonstrate Windows Mobile 7 Next Week
Average iPhone Consumer Data Usage Pegged at Five Times That of BlackBerry
MWSF 2010 Mac: Tales of Monkey Island, iPlayback, Wireless USB Audio/Video
MWSF 2010 iPhone: FloTV, Square, iV Plus, Mobile Navigator
MWSF 2010 Odds and Ends: Gloves, Xserve Rack, Speaker Helmet, USB Wall Power
Microsoft, Samsung Take on Apple With New Smartphone Announcements
3G-Enabled 'SlingPlayer Mobile' Appears in App Store
Meebo Brings Dedicated App to iPhone
Apple Set to Deploy FairPlay Digital Rights Management on iPad eBooks?
New Placeholder SKUs Appearing in Best Buy Inventory Database?
AT&T to Carry 3G-Capable iPad in Stores?
Steve Jobs to Participate in Authorized Biography
Subscriber Information and Revenue Sharing Seen as Hurdles to iPad Newspaper and Magazine Deals
Nuance Acquires MacSpeech, Beefs Up Plans for Dragon Speech Recognition for Mac
Aperture 3 Reportedly Causing Hangs and Memory Leak Issues for Some Users
Google and Microsoft Vie for iPhone Search Presence
Apple Launches Extended Repair Program for Hard Drives on Early MacBook Models
NPD: Strong Mac and iPod Sales in March Quarter So Far
New York Times' Print and Digital Units Reportedly Disagreeing Over iPad Content Pricing
Opera Mini Browser for iPhone Being Demoed at Mobile World Congress
The Wait for New MacBook Pros Continues, More Best Buy SKUs Found
Adobe Executive Kevin Lynch Discusses Flash on Mac, iPhone, and iPad
Report Profiles Secrecy at Apple's Asian Manufacturing Partners' Facilities
U.S. International Trade Commission Opens Inquiry Into Apple, RIM After Kodak Complaint
HP Looking to Undercut iPad Pricing With 3G-Capable Slate Device
Apple Reportedly Looking to Offer More Flexible iBookstore Pricing Than Previously Thought
27-Inch iMac Shipping Times Continue to Improve
Apple Patent Applications: Front-Facing Camera Depicted on Handheld Device, Rotatable Mouse
Apple Increases iPhone's Cellular Download Cap to 20 MB in Advance of iPad Launch
Steve Jobs' Wall Street Journal Visit Reportedly Included Arguments Against Flash
Apple Reportedly Lays Off 40 Final Cut Employees
CBS to Cut Prices on Some iTunes TV Shows?
Apple Blocks iPad Shipping Records from Public Access
Apple Adds App Store Support for More Countries
Apple Seeds Mac OS X 10.6.3 (Build 10D558) to Developers
U.S. Trade Agency to Review Apple's Patent Complaints Against Nokia
Apple Now Blocking 'Overtly Sexual' Apps from App Store
Apple Planning Smoother Transitions Between Graphics Processors in Upcoming MacBook Pros?
Idaho Set to Gain First Apple Retail Store
Hulu for iPad Likely to Be a Paid Subscription Service
Apple Updates Me.com Landing Page for iPhone Users
Apple Modifies iPhone SDK to Allow Sweepstakes Applications
Mac Pro Audio Update Seen as Fixing Performance Issues
Apple iPad Pre-Orders to Begin February 25th? Speculation about Other Features?
Evidence of Video Conferencing Rediscovered in iPad 3.2 SDK
Over 5000 'Overtly Sexual' Apps Pulled from App Store (And Counting)
Apple's iPad NYTimes Promo Video Shows Flash Again [Updated]
New iPhone Ads: 'On Hold' and 'First Steps'
Apple Ranks Third in BusinessWeek Customer Service Rankings
TV Networks Continuing to Resist Apple's Effort to Slash iTunes Pricing
Apple's iPad Chip Development Cost Estimated in $1 Billion Range
Aerial Footage of Apple's North Carolina Data Center
Apple Job Posting Suggests Future iPhone OS Devices
iPhone Game Developer Ngmoco Acquires Freeverse
One More New iPhone Ad: 'Family Travel'
Phil Schiller Acknowledges New App Store Sexual Content Ban and Exceptions
'MacBook Pro 2010' RAM Modules Spotted?
Survey Sees Pent-Up iPad Demand, Some Cannibalization of Other Apple Products
Gartner: iPhone Sales Double in 2009 as Apple Claims Third Place in Smartphone Sales
Fidelity Introduces Mobile Trading App for iPhone
AT&T Tops 3G Wireless Performance Study
Apple Releases iPhone SDK 3.2 Beta 3 for iPad [Updatedx3]
Apple Confirms: iPad Uses PowerVR SGX Graphics Hardware
Apple COO Tim Cook Speaks at Goldman Sachs Conference
iTunes Store Reaches 10 Billion Songs Downloaded
iPad SDK Support for Front Facing Camera, Camera Flash, Zoom and Video Conferencing
MacRumors Turns 10 Years Old Today
Apple Adds 'Explicit' Category for New App Store Submissions [Updated]
Apple Publishes Annual Progress Report on Supplier Responsibility
Apple Releases Aperture 3.0.1
Another Week, Another Mac OS X 10.6.3 (10D561) Seed For Developers
Shape Recognition on a Touch Sensitive iMac Screen?
Apple Announces Winner of 10 Billion Song Contest [Updated]
Apple Patent Application Details iPhone Control Via Finger Swipes Over Camera
Intuit Debuts Rebuilt Quicken Essentials for Mac
Survey Reveals Application Usage and Demographic Data on iPhone and iPod Touch Users
Apple Planning to Open 25 Retail Stores in China [Updated]
Apple Building Cash Reserves for 'Big, Bold' Moves
Apple Releases Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update 3.1
A Multi-Touch iPhone OS Layer On Top of Mac OS X?
Apple Files Trademark Application for 'Magic Trackpad'
Analyst Predicts Next-Generation iPhone Will Offer Lower Total Cost of Ownership
Accessory Makers Gear Up for iPad Launch
Apple Claims Display Issues on 27-Inch iMac Have Been Addressed
Associated Press Announces Plans for iPad Application
Valve's Steam Heading to the Mac?