MacRumors Story Archive - March 2011
Random House Adopts Agency Model for e-Books, Coming Soon to iBookstore?
Former Apple Supply Manager Pleads Guilty in Kickback Scheme
Steve Jobs' Knighthood Nomination Blocked by Gordon Brown?
HTML5 Adoption for Web Video Continues to Grow
iPad Showing Up as 'Deleted' in Best Buy Inventories
Steve Jobs to Appear at Tomorrow's Media Event? [Updated]
Apple's Media Event to See Introduction of iPad 2, Cloud-Based MobileMe?
Verizon to Drop Unlimited iPhone Data Plans as Soon as This Summer [Updated]
Apple Defends Against Microsoft in 'App Store' Trademark Dispute
Apple to Launch New 'Social' iOS App Tomorrow?
'The Da Vinci Code' and Other Random House Titles Appearing in iBookstore
Apple Online Store Down Ahead of Today's Media Event
Live Coverage of Apple's 'Come See What 2011 Will Be the Year Of' Event
Apple Announces iPad 2: A5 Dual Core, 2 Cameras, Thinner
iOS 4.3 to Launch on March 11th
First-Generation iPad Prices Reduced by $100
Apple to Launch iMovie and GarageBand for iPad on March 11th
Tidbits: iPad 2 Mic, No iOS 4.3 for CDMA iPhone, iMovie and GarageBand Compatibility
Apple Releases iTunes 10.2 With Support for iOS 4.3 and Improved Home Sharing
Apple Posts Streaming Video for iPad 2 Media Event
'Joint Venture' Small Business Program Officially Launched
AT&T Confirms Personal Hotspot Support Alongside March 11th iOS 4.3 Launch
AT&T Introduces Postpaid Subscription Plans for Tablet Data Access
Apple Offering $100 Refunds to Recent iPad Customers
BlackBerry Messenger Coming to iOS and Android?
Best Buy, Wal-Mart, and Sam's Club to Carry iPad 2 at Launch
iPad 2 to Match iPhone 4's 512 MB of RAM?
Apple Seeds iOS 4.3 Golden Master to Developers
Apple Negotiating for Unlimited Music Redownloads Ahead of MobileMe Revamp
Apple Targeting 10-12 Million iPad 2 Shipments for Q2 2011?
Samsung Rethinking Galaxy Tab 10.1 After iPad 2 Unveiling
Apple Looking to Develop iPhone Based on TD-LTE?
New Details of Apple's First Hong Kong Retail Store
Verizon Suggests March 11th Launch Date Availability for iPad 2
iOS 4.3 Personal Hotspot Wi-Fi Sharing Limited to Three Devices in Many Countries?
Best Buy to Provide iPads to All Retail Employees?
iPad 2 Launch Details: Data Plans for Verizon and AT&T, Online Ordering, Stand in Line
iPad 2 Order Pages for Higher Educational Institutions
iPhone 5 to Get Aluminum Backing, Redesigned Antenna?
AT&T to Permit Grandfathered Unlimited iPad Data Plans to Transfer to iPad 2
Apple Job Listings Hint at Plans for Revamped Online Store
Lines for iPad 2 Launch Begin as 'iJustin' Camps Out Once Again
Apple Cutting Some Software and Peripherals From Retail Store Displays?
'Secret' Firmware Update Unlocks Support for 8 GB RAM on 'Late 2008' Notebooks
Prototype 64GB iPhone 4 Circulating in China?
Apple Seeds Mac OS X 10.6.7 Build 10J868 to Developers
Apple to Release iOS 4.3 Today? Personal Hotspot Device Limits Up to Carriers?
Adobe Debuts 'Wallaby' Prerelease Flash-to-HTML5 Converter
Pioneer Embraces AirPlay and iOS Apps With New VSX-1021 Receiver
Adobe Releases Flash Player 10.3 Beta With Preferences Integration
No iOS 4.3 Until Tomorrow?
Google Instant Previews Launch for iOS
Best Buy Clarifies Sales Floor iPad Program
South Korea's SK Telecom to Launch iPhone on March 16th
Apple to Hold Early April Media Event for iOS 5 and MobileMe Revamp?
Apple Releases New Java Updates For Snow Leopard and Leopard
Apple Releases iTunes 10.2.1
64GB iPhone 4 Prototype Leaked from Foxconn [Update]
Apple Shifting A5 Production From Samsung to TSMC?
White iPhone 4 to Ship Early Next Month?
16 GB RAM Upgrades for New MacBook Pros Now Available
Apple Releases iOS 4.3 With AirPlay and Safari Improvements, Personal Hotspot
Apple Releases Safari 5.0.4
Apple TV Update Adds MLB.tv and NBA League Pass Streaming Video Subscriptions
Apple Releases Xcode 4 to Developers, Coming Soon to Mac App Store for $4.99 [Update: Now Available]
Microsoft's Latest Legal Tactic: Complaining About Apple's Font Size
Apple Releases iPhone Configuration Utility 3.3
iPhone 5 to Also Use A5 Dual Core Processor
First iPad 2 Reviews: Evolutionary, 512MB RAM, Thinner, Faster
Apple to Open 'Pop Up' Temporary Store at SXSW for iPad 2 Launch
iPad 2 Availability Tomorrow: 1:00 AM Pacific Online, 5:00 PM Local In-Store
Apple's 4Q 2010 Tablet Market Share Pegged at 73%
Researchers Exploit Safari Security Hole in Five Seconds at PWN2OWN
Steve Jobs Ranked World's 110th Richest Person With Net Worth of $8.3 Billion
iMovie and GarageBand for iPad Go Live in App Store
iPad Continues to Dominate Tablet Purchasing Plans, Eating Into eReaders and Portable PCs
iOS 4.3 Requires Password Reentry for In App Purchases
Buying an iPad 2 on Launch Day
Installing iMovie on the Original iPad
iPhone 5 Design Images with Larger Edge-to-Edge Screen?
iPad 2 Optimized Games: Real Racing 2 HD, Infinity Blade
iPad 2 Now Available for Online Ordering
iPad 2 Shipment Estimates for New Orders Extended to 2-3 Weeks
Some New MacBook Pros Causing Flickering in 24-Inch Cinema Displays?
Apple Retail Store Lines Lengthening Ahead of iPad 2 Launch
Apple's iPad 2 On Sale at Retail Stores
iPad 2 Unboxing Photos and Video
iPad 2 Teardown: A5, 'Neat and Tidy' Interior, Massive But Thin Battery
iPad 2 Yellow Screen Tinting Likely to Go Away Like iPhone 4?
Impressions and Screenshots of 'Infinity Blade' on iPad 2
Browser Comparison Between Original iPad and iPad 2
Some Reports of Backlight Bleeding on iPad 2
iPads in Short Supply as Online Orders Pushed to 3-4 Weeks
iPad 2: GPU Benchmarked with Impressive Gains
Some iPhones with Daylight Savings Glitch?
iPad 2 Weekend: 70% Buyers New to iPad? Individual Resellers Ship Internationally
Online iPad 2 Orders Begin to Ship
No NFC Payment System in iPhone 5, Pushed to iPhone 6?
Apple Accepting Red Cross Donations on iTunes for Japanese Relief Efforts
iPad 2 Smart Cover Teardown Reveals 21 Magnets
Phil Schiller: White iPhone Set for Spring Launch
'Amazing' Demand May Have Fueled Sales of Up to 1 Million iPad 2s
Some Apple Retail Stores Opening Early Tomorrow for iPad Rush
Time Warner Cable to Launch Live TV Streaming iPad App [Update: Now Available]
Apple Seeds Mac OS X 10.6.7 Build 10J869 to Developers
Microsoft to Kill Off Development of New Zune Hardware
Online iPad 2 Availability Pushed to 4-5 Weeks, First Deliveries Arrive
Chip Teardown Firms Confirm iPad 2's A5 Chip Manufactured by Samsung
Performance of Web Apps Saved to Home Screen Hampered in iOS 4.3
Apple Delays iPad 2 Launch in Japan Following Earthquake and Tsunami
Apple Releases Minor Update to 'Remote' App
Netflix Grabs 61% of U.S. Digital Movie Market, Apple at 4%
Software Fix Coming to Address Flickering Issues With Apple TV
Approximately 1/8th of U.S. iPhones in Use Now on Verizon
Apple Approves Netflix and Kindle Updates Despite New In-App Purchase Rules [Update]
Algoriddim's Djay Arrives on iPhone and iPod Touch
Video Walkthrough of Mac OS X Lion Developer Seed
Filemaker Releases Bento 4, Updates iPhone and iPad Apps
White CDMA iPhone 4 Icon Found in iTunes 10.2
Some Early Online iPad 2 Orders Placed Through Apple Now Arriving
MacUpdate Bundle: 11 Mac Apps for $49.99
Purported iPhone 5 Cases Suggest Nearly Identical Form Factor to iPhone 4
iPad 2 + Smart Cover = Refrigerator Magnet?
Apple Airs 'If You Don't Have an iPhone' TV Ads
Steve Jobs Offers Support to Apple Employees Affected by Earthquake
Microphone Differences Found Between Wi-Fi and 3G iPad 2 Models
'The New York Times' Announces Digital Access With In App Subscriptions
2011 MacBook Pros Experiencing Issues With Home Sharing in iTunes
iPhone 5 May Get NFC Payments After All?
NFC to Enable 'Home on iPhone' Remote Computing?
AT&T Cracking Down on Unauthorized Tethering
Report Details iPad 2 Components Vulnerable to Shortages Following Japanese Earthquake
Mac App Store Dominated by Paid Apps, Top Apps' Revenue at 50% of Top iPad Apps'
MobileMe Revamp Set for April Launch? Existing Support to Continue for One Year?
AT&T Slashes Prices on First-Generation 3G iPads to $429-$529
Is the iPod Classic Done? 10 Years of iPod
One Week After iPad 2 Launch: Long Lines Still Abound
iPad 2: Wife Says No, but Apple Says Yes
AT&T to Acquire T-Mobile USA for $39 Billion
2011 MacBook Pros Crashing Under Load?
Apple's Jony Ive Profiled, Rumors of Departure to UK Called False
iOS 4.3.1 Due Within Two Weeks?
UK iPad 2 Launch Still on Schedule for Friday
Apple Backs Out of Plans for Grand Central Terminal Retail Store
More Claims of NFC Capabilities in 'Coming Iteration' of iPhone
Apple Releases Mac OS X 10.6.7
Apple Sues Amazon Over 'App Store' Trademark
iPhone 5 Due in Q3, 4-Inch Screen, Metal Chassis?
Apple Officially Confirms iPad 2 Launches in 25 Countries on Friday
Steve Jobs Required to Provide Deposition in 2005 iTunes Antitrust Case
Mozilla Releases Firefox 4 With Speed Enhancements and New Look
BlackBerry PlayBook Coming April 19th at $499, Samsung Intros 8.9" and 10.1" Galaxy Tabs
Potential iMac Update to Sandy Bridge and Thunderbolt in 4-6 Weeks?
Steve Jobs: 'No Plans' to Discontinue iPod Classic
Apple Addresses Flickering and Other Issues With Apple TV 4.2.1 Update
Craig Federighi Succeeding Bertrand Serlet as Apple's Chief of Mac Software
Apple Releases Aperture 3.1.2
iOS 4.3.1 to Bring Minor Battery Life Improvements?
Apple Improves Full Screen Performance on FaceTime for Mac
Apple Considering Paying Suppliers More to Ensure Touch Panel Supplies?
Apple Seeking to License AirPlay for Video Streaming?
U.S. Senators Ask Apple to Remove DUI Checkpoint Apps From App Store
First International iPad 2 Online Sales Begin With 2-3 Week Shipping Estimates
iPad 2 Shipping Estimates for U.S. Online Orders Improve to 3-4 Weeks
Mac OS X 10.6.7 Adds Support for New AMD Graphics Cards
Verizon Retail Stores Selling First-Generation Wi-Fi iPads for $299.99-$499.99
Mac OS X Turns Ten Years Old
Kodak Still Pushing For $1 Billion in Patent Royalties From Apple and RIM [Updated]
Apple Airs New iPhone 4 Ad Featuring Game Center
Apple Still Seeking to 'Radically Improve' Maps for iOS
Apple Releases iOS 4.3.1
Apple Releases Xcode 4.0.1
Judge Rules in Apple's Favor in Patent Lawsuit Filed by Nokia
'Real Racing 2 HD' for iPad 2 to Gain 1080p Video Out With Dual Displays
Apple Already Nearing Golden Master Candidate Versions of Mac OS X Lion?
Apple Debuts New iPhone 4 Commercial Featuring Retina Display
Cloud-Focused iOS 5 to See WWDC Intro, Fall Release?
WWDC 2011 Set for June 6th-10th
No Hardware Announcements at WWDC 2011? [Updated: No New iPhone Until FY 2012?]
iPad 2 Coming to RadioShack Tomorrow?
2011 Apple Design Awards for Both iOS and Mac OS X, App Store Only
WWDC 2011 Sells Out in Under 12 Hours
Amazon Launches Cloud-Based Storage Service and Music Player
iOS 5 to Offer Significant Voice Integration? Fall iPhone 5 Launch Opens Door to LTE?
Nokia Hits Back at Apple Again With New ITC Complaint
IDC Projects Windows Phone to Top iPhone in Market Share by 2015
Vimeo Releases iPhone App With Video Editing Features
Apple Planning Huge New Retail Store and 'Digital Library' in Jerusalem?
Japanese Earthquake Leading to Shortages of iPod Batteries
Apple Sets 2Q 2011 Earnings Release for April 20th
Teardowns Detail Minor Differences Among Wi-Fi, GSM, and CDMA iPad 2 Models
Microsoft Hires Linguist to Oppose Apple's 'App Store' Trademark
Apple to End Longest Gap in Retail Store Openings With New Dresden Store
Apple Issues Software Update Addressing System Hanging on 13-Inch MacBook Air
Apple Releases Mac OS X Lion Developer Preview 2
Apple and Partners Scrambling to Meet iPad 2 Demand Amid Earthquake Effects
Adobe Shows Off Photoshop for iPad With Layer Support
Mac OS X Lion Developer Preview 2 Brings New Look for iCal
Apple Releases Xcode 4.1 Developer Preview 2
Apple Losing Global Marketing Executive Allison Johnson
Time Warner and Amazon Forge Ahead as Apple Negotiates With Content Providers
Google Tightening Control Over Android as Fragmentation Increases
Arkansas to Become 44th U.S. State With an Apple Retail Store
GarageBand 6.0.2 for Mac Brings Support for iPad Projects