MacRumors Story Archive - October 2010
Early Apple TV Jailbreak Opens Door to Apps
Apple Testing Touchscreen Panels for Future iMac?
Apple Settles Patent Lawsuit Over Web-Based Music Sales
iPad's 'Cannibalization' of Notebook Computers Disputed
Apple's 'MobileMe Gallery' App Now iPad-Compatible
Microsoft Targets Motorola in Patent Lawsuit Over Android
MacRumors Reaches Half a Million Forum Members
Adidas Pulls iAd Due to Approval Process?
Left for Dead 2 for Mac Coming Tuesday
Target and Amazon Begin Selling iPad
Apple Drops AirPrint Compatibility for Second-Generation iPod Touch
iLife '11 Bringing iOS Apps, 64-Bit Codebase?
Apple Hit With $625 Million Judgment in Patent Suit Over Cover Flow, Spotlight, Time Machine
Google TV to Launch Later This Month: Apps, Netflix Streaming, AirPlay-Like Video Capabilities
New Apple TV Allows App Installation, Needs Launcher
Apple Preps for NC Data Center Launch, Paid $1.7 Million to Couple for 1-Acre Plot
Supplier Denies Shipping iMac Touchscreens to Apple
iPhone 4 Shipping Estimates Improve to 5-7 Business Days in U.S.
iPad Sees Record-Setting Adoption Rate, Poised to Become 4th-Largest Electronics Category
'Left 4 Dead 2' for Mac Now Available
New Apple TV's Component Cost Pegged at $64
New Apple TV Has a 30-Day Rental Loophole? [Update: No]
Apple's New iPhone 4 Ad Highlights Retina Display
Early Apple TV Sales Estimated at 1 Million Per Quarter
Google Goggles Comes to the iPhone
New iPhone Form Factors Coming Soon?
MacBook Air Supplies Dwindle, Refresh Coming Soon? [Updated]
Motorola Files Suit Against Apple for Patent Infringement
Verizon iPhone to Start Mass Production, Apple Working on 5th-Gen iPhone
Verizon Preparation and Demands for iPhone?
iPhone 4 Bumpers Once Again For Sale Through Apple's Online Store
Component Supplier Predicts Shipments of 45 Million iPads in 2011, Speculation on Smaller Model
Apple Set to Announce Blockbuster Quarterly iPhone Sales?
Photo of iPad Enclosure with Dual Dock Connectors
Civilization V Coming to Mac Very Soon
Slide-On Cases Causing Cracked Glass on iPhone 4s?
Microsoft and Adobe Executives Meet to Discuss Apple, Possible Merger
Firmware Updates Address Charging Issues With 2007-2008 MacBooks and MacBook Pros
China Telecom in Talks to Launch CDMA iPhone?
New Apple Retail Store to Offer 'Genius Lounge' Mall Kiosk?
Apple Trying to Torpedo Spotify's U.S. Launch?
Apple Reportedly Working on iTunes Music Subscription Service
Apple Discontinuing Legacy .Mac Homepage Viewing
Apple Now Requiring Reservations for iPhone Purchases in China
Apple Said to Have Developed 7-Inch iPad Alongside Current Model
NY Times Confirms Verizon iPhone for Next Year
Wal-Mart Preparing to Offer iPad [Updated x2]
Mid-2011 iPhone to Utilize Dual-Mode GSM/CDMA Chip, Skip 4G?
Apple's Next iOS Release to Include Fix for Daylight Saving Time Bug
Apple's Trademark for 'There's an App For That' Approved
Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 7 Handsets
Japanese Gaming Firm DeNA to Acquire iPhone Developer Ngmoco for $400 Million
Wal-Mart Deal to Carry iPad Confirmed
CDMA iPhones Headed to India?
'Bloomberg Game Changers' to Feature Steve Jobs
iPhone 4 More Prone to Accidental Damage Than 3GS
Vodafone and O2 to Break T-Mobile's iPhone Exclusivity in Germany
Apple Seeds iOS 4.2 Beta 3 and iTunes 10.1 Beta 2 to Developers
iOS 4.2 Beta 3 Changes: New SMS Tones, iPad Changes, AirPlay Missing?
Foxconn Raising Prices on Apple?
Zune Software Coming to Mac to Support Windows Phone 7? [Updated]
Microsoft Releases Office 2008 12.2.7 and Office 2004 11.6.1 Updates
Apple Stock Opens Trading at $300 Per Share
iPhone and iPad Coming to Sam's Club [Updated]
Apple Executive to Face South Korean Parliament Over iPhone Replacement Policies
Apple to Host 'Back to the Mac' Media Event on October 20th
Apple Awarded 'Anti-Sexting' Patent
Apple's Share of Computer Sales Surpasses 10% in U.S. [Updated]
iPad Headed to AT&T and Verizon Retail Stores on October 28th
Apple Seeds Mac OS X 10.6.5 Build 10H555 to Developers
New MobileMe Calendar Officially Launched
Former Apple CEO John Sculley Reflects on Steve Jobs
Xcode 4 Developer Preview 4 Seeded to Developers
Apple Releases Logic Pro and Logic Express 9.1.2
Apple to Announce Q4 2010 Financial Results Set on October 18th
AT&T to Help Bring iPad to Business Customers
iPad News Apps: 'NYTimes' Revamp, 'New York Post' In-App Subscriptions
White iPhone 4 Delays Claimed to Be Related to Color Matching
AutoCAD for Mac Now Available
Bloomberg's Steve Jobs Documentary Now Available Online, Re-Airing Tonight
Apple's 'Remote' App Updated With Bug Fixes
Apple to Introduce 11.6-Inch MacBook Air With 'SSD Card' Integrated Storage Next Week? [Updated]
Apple Working on iAds for Video Content?
Costco Dropping iPod After Being Left Out of iPad Surge?
Jobs and Zuckerberg Reportedly Discussed Ping Over Dinner Earlier This Month
Photo of Prototype 13-Inch MacBook Air - With SSD Card?
Both 13-Inch and 11-Inch MacBook Air Models Next Week?
iPad Makes Its Way to the Farthest Reaches of the Earth
New MacBook Air and Revolutionary Mac OS X Feature on Wednesday?
More Claimed MacBook Air Specs: 8-10 Hour Battery, NVIDIA 320M, Upgradeable RAM and SSD
HyperMac to Halt Sales of MagSafe Charging Cables
Amazon's German Site Notes October 20th iLife Ship Date [Updated x2]
'Advertising Age' Names Apple 'Marketer of the Decade'
Apple Reports Q4 2010 Profit of $4.31 Billion on $20.34 Billion Revenue, Best Quarter Ever
iPhone 4 Variation Hits Final Field Testing Stage? iPhone 5 at 'Engineering Verification Test' Stage?
Steve Jobs Calls 7-Inch Tablets 'Dead on Arrival', Says 10-Inches Minimum
Sales of Revamped Apple TV Pegged at Over 250,000
Research Firm Raises iPad Sales Projections Through 2012 to Over 120 Million
Google and TweetDeck Executives Respond to Jobs' Anti-Android Comments
Mac OS X 10.7 to Get iOS Scrollbars?
Aspyr Media Officially Announces Civilization V for Mac
Leaked Photos of Prototype N92 Verizon iPhone?
Some More Details about the 11.6-Inch MacBook Air?
Spoiler Free Back to the Mac Event [Updated]
iLife '11, MacBook Air, and Possible New Product Revealed by Apple [Updated x2]
Live Coverage of Apple's 'Back to the Mac' Media Event
Apple to Offer Live Video Stream of Today's Media Event
Apple Announces iLife '11 With Updated iPhoto, iMovie, and GarageBand
Apple Debuts FaceTime for the Mac, Beta Available Today
Mac OS X Lion Set for Summer 2011 Debut, Mac App Store to Launch Within 90 Days
Apple Announces New 13.3-Inch and 11.6-Inch MacBook Air Models with Flash Storage
15-Inch and 17-Inch MacBook Pros Receive 2.8 GHz Core i7 Option
Initial Hands-On Impressions of the New MacBook Air
Mac App Store Very Promising But With Restrictions
Aperture 3.1 Released to Support iLife '11
Apple Releases Software Update for New MacBook Air, ProKit 6.0
Apple Releases Java Updates for Snow Leopard (Version 3) and Leopard (Version 8)
Video Stream of 'Back to the Mac' Media Event Now Available
And So It Begins... Flight Control HD Coming to Mac App Store
New MacBook Air Doesn't Ship with Adobe Flash
AT&T Joins Apple's Record-Setting Quarter With 5.2 Million iPhone Activations
Mac App Store to Offer Unbundled iLife and iWork Applications?
Apple Discontinuing Java Installation Packages for Mac OS X?
FaceTime for Mac Beta Opens Up Security Hole to Allow for Compromised Apple IDs
iLife '11 Still 32-Bit
Teardown of Apple's 11.6-Inch MacBook Air Underway
Barack Obama and Steve Jobs Meeting Today to Discuss Economy and Technology
Steve Jobs Comments on Apple's Java Discontinuation
Apple Considering Doubling Size of North Carolina Data Center?
Apple Accelerates Mac OS X 10.6.5 Developer Seeds With Build 10H562
Analyst Predicts MacBook Air Sales of 700,000 Units This Quarter
Apple's New Lincoln Park Retail Store in Chicago Opens Tomorrow
Apple to Make All New Mac Shipments Adobe Flash-Free
AT&T Prepares for Loss of iPhone Exclusivity as Subscriber Base Approaches Verizon's
iPad OS 4.2 'Orientation Lock' to 'Mute Switch' Change Permanent
Apple Planning on Doubling Their Just Completed NC Data Center?
Mac OS X Lion Notes: iOS Scroll Bars, Any Corner Resizing, Dock Changes
VLC Gains iPhone, iPod Touch Compatibility
Call Center Hiring Leads to More Verizon iPhone Speculation
Early Benchmarks on the New 13-Inch and 11-Inch MacBook Air
New Evidence of Apple's Plans for a Second Data Center Building at NC Site
iPhoto '11 Upgrade Causing Headaches for Some Users
Windows Phone 7 Connector for Mac Beta Now Available
Apple's Seeding of Mac OS X 10.6.5 Betas Accelerates
Apple Offers Free iPad Engraving in Time for the Holidays
Speculation of an Apple Acquisition Drives Sony's Stock Price Up
'Apple Store' iOS App Updated With Location Aware Appointment Check-Ins, Reserve and Pick-Up, and More
Office for Mac 2011 Now Available
iOS 4.1 Bug Allows Access to iPhone Contacts and Voicemails Despite Passcode Protection
New Benchmarks Show 13-Inch MacBook Air Rivaling Its MacBook Pro Counterpart
Apple Taps Unisys to Assist With Business and Government Support
'iDOS' Emulator Supports DOS and Windows 3.0 on iOS Devices [Update: Pulled]
Apple to Lock Down iTunes Connect Over Thanksgiving and Christmas?
Apple History: Jobs 'Raged' Over Microsoft's 2000 Acquisition of 'Halo' Developer Bungie
AT&T Stores Receive iPads and Displays Ahead of October 28th Launch
Apple in Early-Stage Negotiations to Acquire Spotify? [Updated]
White iPhone 4 Delayed Once Again Until Spring 2011
Apple Debuts Chinese Online Store, Chinese Language App Store
Apple Almost Acquired 'Halo' Developer Bungie in 2000
256GB SSD Upgrades for New MacBook Air Announced
Apple's NC Data Center Plot Larger Than Originally Thought
54% of H.264 Web Video Now Available in HTML5
Garmin Considering Developing GPS Applications for iOS
Foxconn Joining Pegatron for CDMA iPhone Production?
White iPhone 4 Delays Due to Light Leakage Affecting Camera Performance?
Apple Accused of 'iPad' Trademark Infringement in China
Shipping Estimates for Entry-Level 11-Inch MacBook Air Slip Slightly
White iPhone 4 Canceled Entirely?
New Java-Based Malware Targets Mac OS X, But Threat Level Disputed
Apple Reportedly Holding 'Secret' Conference for Select iOS Developers Next Week
Apple Developing Custom Built-In SIM Card for iPhone?
Spotify Making Progress on Deals With U.S. Music Labels
MacBook Air 'Ultimate' Configurations Benchmarked
Apple's 2010 Annual Report: Hiring Spree, Ad Budget Increase, Lower Gross Margins Ahead
Valve Releases 'Left 4 Dead' for Mac OS X
Apple Targeting Production of 25 Million CDMA iPhones in 2011?
Apple Removes Mention of White iPhone 4 From Online Store
iPad Now Available in AT&T and Verizon Retail Stores
Walt Mossberg Reviews the New MacBook Air
Roseville Galleria Apple Store Reopens After Mall Fire
iPhone 4 Sells Out in Apple's Chinese Online Store in Only 10 Hours, Scalpers Blamed
Apple Tops Microsoft in Third Quarter Revenue
Apple Releases Mac Pro EFI Firmware Update 1.5
Apple Addresses Hyper-Threading Issue With Logic 9.1.3
Apple Becomes Fourth-Largest Mobile Phone Vendor
OmniVision to Provide Front and Rear Cameras for Second-Generation iPad?
'Fortune' Adds Its Voice to Verizon iPhone Confirmations
iPhone Snags 60% of Japanese Smartphone Market
Apple Turns to Ingram Micro for Corporate iPad Distribution
Adobe Shows Off Flash-to-HTML5 Converter
Apple Patent Application Discloses Process for Creating Scratch-Resistant Stainless Steel
Ratings and Reviews Disappear From iTunes App Store [Updated]
Apple Releases iPhoto 9.0.1 to Address Data Loss
Apple Sues Motorola Over Multi-Touch
Apple Releases Mac OS X 10.6.5 Build 10H568 to Developers
Steve Jobs: USB 3 Not Taking Off At This Time
Last Chance to Get VLC for iPhone/iPad? Likely to be Pulled from App Store? [Updated]