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MacRumors Story Archive - June 2011
Nortel Patents Sold for $4.5 Billion to Consortium Which Includes Apple
Ahead of OS X Lion, Mac App Store Sales Numbers Still Comparably Small
Shortages of Boxed iWork '09 at German Retailers
Will Kindle App Survive Apple's Deadline for iOS Content Purchasing Compliance?
App Store Tops 100,000 Available iPad Applications
Apple Reportedly Planning Significant Boost in iPad 2 Shipments for 3Q 2011
Thunderbolt Cable Teardown Reveals Electronics and Firmware
Steve Jobs Inspired by 9-Year-Old's iPad Story
Early Thunderbolt vs FireWire RAID Benchmarks
Thunderbolt Supports Booting From External Disk
HP Considering Licensing WebOS, Samsung Reportedly Interested
MacBook Supplies Tightening at Third-Party Retailers Ahead of Potential Refresh [Update: Mac Mini Too]
Apple to Cut iPhone 3GS Price to Free With Next Update?
MacBook Air Update Coming in Mid-July?
Apple Posts Final Cut Pro X FAQ, Promises Updates
Former Shake Product Designer: Apple Doesn't Care About Pro Market
Apple Releases Java Update 5 for Snow Leopard and Update 10 for Leopard
iPad 2 Display Dock Replicates Apple Retail Store Experience
Google Launches 'Swiffy' Flash-to-HTML5 Converter
Mac OS X Server 10.6.8 Causing CPU Load Issues for Xserves
Demo of Native-Style Momentum Scrolling in iOS 5 Beta 2
Apple Issuing Refunds for Final Cut Pro X Upon Request
Evidence of XML Importer Found in Final Cut Pro X
Apple Thunderbolt Cable and Promise Thunderbolt RAID Systems Hit the Apple Store
AT&T Leaks Don't Show iPad LTE Plans
Example of an External Dock and GPU Over Thunderbolt Technology
Apple Releases Thunderbolt Firmware Update
Mac OS X 10.6.8 Brings TRIM Support for Apple SSDs, Graphics Improvements [Updated]
iOS 5 Beta 2 Notification Center Now Shows Upcoming Calendar Events
Wireless Carriers Moving Toward Shared Data Plans Across Devices
All 'No Commitment' AT&T iPhone 4 Purchases Coming Unlocked?
Apple Offering 7-Day Refund Policy on App Store Apps in Taiwan
Duke Nukem Forever Coming to Mac in August
Apple Set to Shift From Samsung to TSMC for 'A6' Chip Production Next Year?
Analyst Claims Apple May Release $349 iPhone for Prepaid Markets This Year
BestBuy.com Runs Out of MacBook Airs As Refresh Nears
iMovie '08 Was Originally Called 'First Cut', Ubillos on Final Cut Pro X
iOS 5 Beta 2: User Interface Tweaks, 3G Over-the-Air Updates, Native Scrolling in Safari
Apple Releases iOS 5 Beta 2 to Developers, Now with Wi-Fi Sync
AirPlay and Thunderbolt May Be Limited to High-End Devices to Start
Bungie's Marathon Officially Coming to iPad
Native Skype Client Bringing Video Chat to iPad? [Updated]
Hands-On Video of LaCie Little Big Disk SSD With Thunderbolt
Team Fortress 2 Now Free On Steam
Apple Confirms iCloud Web Apps for Mail, Contacts, Calendar, and Find My iPhone
Apple Says Multicam Support is "Top Priority" in FCP X and More
New Mac Pros With Up to 16 Cores Coming in Late July/Early August?
New iPod Touch Coming Later This Year as a Minor Update?
Conan O'Brien Mocks Final Cut Pro X
Apple Ramping Up New MacBook Air Production in July [Update]
Apple Releases WWDC 2011 Session Videos
Apple Releases Mac OS X 10.6.8 Ahead of Lion Debut
Hacker Pleads Guilty in AT&T iPad Breach
Viacom Sues Cablevision Over Live TV App for iPad, Negotiating Settlement With Time Warner
iPad Grabs 89% of Worldwide, 97% of U.S. Tablet Web Traffic
HP Adds AirPrint Support to Eight More Printers
T-Mobile USA Claims Over One Million iPhones Running On Its Network
Apple Continues Sending Cease and Desist Letters Regarding 'App Store' Usage
Evidence in iOS 5 that Apple is Building Its Own Mapping Solution
iPhone 5 to Have a Dual LED Flash?
Existing Verizon Customers Can Keep Their Unlimited Plans
Judge Skeptical of Apple's 'Appstore' Trademark Claims
CNBC Special on Steve Jobs Airs Thursday Night
Apple's Tim Cook Spotted at China Mobile's Headquarters?
Apple Discontinues Final Cut Express with Launch of FCP X
Samsung's Request to See iPhone 5 and iPad 3 Denied
Apple Wins Broad Patent on iPhone Multi-Touch User Interface [Updated]
Amazon Set to Step Up as Next iPad Competitor
Bloomberg Confirms September iPhone 5 Launch, Hi-Res iPad 3?
Last Chance for AppleCare for Early iPhone 4 Adopters
Early Final Cut Pro X Response Mixed, Updates Coming
Mozilla Releases Firefox 5
Apple Television Set Rumors Revived, To Launch in 2011?
First Final Cut Pro X Hands-On Videos Coming Out
Marine Corps and Civilian Aircrews Replacing Maps With iPads
Mac OS X 10.6.8 Release Imminent?
Lion Clean Install Requires Snow Leopard Disk? [Updated]
30% of iPhone Users Leaning Toward Using iTunes Match
Final Cut Pro X Tidbits: Software Add-Ons, Graphics Card Requirements, Supported Cameras
Next-Generation iPhone With 'Radical New Case Design' Coming in August?
Apple Announces Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, and Compressor 4 - Available Now
Apple Quietly Updates Time Capsule (2TB and 3TB) and AirPort Extreme
Apple Lowers iPhone 4 Orders Ahead of Next Generation iPhone
FCC Documents Confirm New AirPort Extreme
Apple to Launch Cheaper AirPort Extreme, 3TB Time Capsule
Apple Tried And Failed To Make A Black MacBook Air?
Verizon Dropping Unlimited Data Plan Next Month
Intel Shipping New 1.7GHz-1.8GHz MacBook Air-Class Processors
Mac Pro to Use Custom Intel CPU? More Details on Mac Mini and Time Capsule
Successor to Steve Uncertainty Hurting AAPL Share Price?
If You Use All Your iCloud Storage, Apple Sends You This Email
Next-Generation MacBook Air to Include Black Option?
Apple and 'Mac Defender' Malware Authors Continue Cat-and-Mouse Game
Hulu Complies With Apple's New iOS In-App Subscription Rules Without Sharing Revenue
Adobe Updates Flash Builder and Flex to Support Building iOS Applications
OS X Lion's Resume Feature: A Cautionary Tale
New Mac Pros and Mac Minis Launching in August
Best Buy to Match Back to School Promo with $100 Store Gift Card
Apple Releases New iPad 2 Ad, 'Now'
iCloud to Auto-Resolve Sync Conflicts
iCufflinks 'Pulse' Just Like Your Sleeping Mac
Apple Details Lion Purchase Process for Business and Education
Dual Screen AirPlay Gaming Demo with Real Racing 2 HD
Spotify U.S. Launch Imminent, Raises $100m Round
Apple Adds New Samsung Products to Infringement Lawsuit, Strengthens Assertions
Facebook to Launch iPad App, Preparing Web-Based Mobile Platform
Mac OS X 10.6.8 Build 10K540 Seeded to Developers
Quicken 2007 May Run on OS X Lion, Even With Rosetta Dead
Little and Big Music Disagree On 'iTunes Match'
Nice Video of iOS 5 Demoed on iPad
Apple Releases MainStage 2.1.3
'Apple Has a Poor Track Record ... On Dot Zero Releases' [Updated]
Lodsys Patent Invalidation Efforts: Apple Barred? $15,000 Bounty for Crowdsourced Research
iCloud Logo Infused With Golden Ratio
Apple Holding New Mac Hardware Updates Until OS X Lion Launches?
Apple Patent Application Addresses Advanced 'Find My iPhone' Features and Customizability
Joypad Turns Your iPhone Into a NES Controller
Apple to Upgrade Fifth Avenue Store Plaza, Temporarily Remove Iconic Glass Cube
Apple Researching How the iPhone Can Help You Make New Friends
Apple Launches 2011 Back to School Promotion - $100 App Store Credit
Screenshot and Video of New Lion Login Screen
Google Sync for iOS Updated With New Email Search, Calendar Events, 'Send Mail As'
Sen. Franken Introduces Bill To Keep Your Location Safe
Apple Releases New OS X Lion Software Update for DP4
'Back to School' Promo to Start Tomorrow - $100 App Store Gift Card Confirmed [Europe Too]
Users With Multiple Monitors: Lion's Full-Screen Apps Are Not For You
WWDC 2012 Already Scheduled for June 10th-15th?
Three People Sent to Prison in China Over iPad 2 Leaks
27-Inch iMac Core i7 With SSD Is Fastest Mac Ever
Microsoft Issues Updates for Office 2011, 2008, and 2004
Facebook Prepping New Photo Sharing App for iPhone [Updated]
Inside Apple's Retail Store Operation
Passcode-Collecting App Pulled From App Store [Updated]
Imagination Technologies Starts Licensing Next Gen iPad/iPhone GPU
References to Next-Generation AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule Found
More Evidence for 2048x1536 iPad Retina Display
Domino's Pizza App Delivers Pizza
Apple Releases AirPort Utility 5.5.3 for Mac and Windows
Apple's Nokia Deal Could Cost Android Manufacturers Too
Display Manufacturer Puts 3D Display in iPad Body?
Apple's Royalty Payments to Nokia Estimated at $608 Million Up Front, ~$138 Million Per Quarter
Final Cut Pro X and Third-Party Thunderbolt Peripherals Coming Next Week?
Apple Retail Chief Ron Johnson Departing to Lead J.C. Penney [Updated]
Photo Booth Managed by Library in Lion
Apple Calls Samsung's Request to See iPhone 5 and iPad 3 an 'Attempt to Harass'
Apple Now Selling Unlocked iPhone 4 in U.S.
Apple Licenses Nokia Patents, Ending Lawsuits
iPad 3 Coming This Year With 2560x1920 Resolution Display?
Apple's Back to School Promo Launching Wednesday With $100 iTunes Gift Cards?
New MacBook Air to Launch at End of June?
Apple to Offer Unlocked U.S. iPhone 4s Starting at $649?
Apple Dropping "AirPort" for "Wi-Fi"
iCloud.com to Offer at Least Some of MobileMe's Web Functionality
Use Your iPhone Headset As Shutter Release in iOS 5
Ten Most Common iPhone Passcodes Revealed
50% of iPhones Brought to Genius Bar Have Never Been Synced
Mac OS X 10.6.8 Build 10K537 Seeded to Developers
OS X Lion to Drop 'Rosetta' Support for PowerPC Applications
HP Preparing to Take on Apple With TouchPad, Potential Cloud-Based Media Service
iOS Developers Embracing Alternative Mobile Platforms, Shying Away From Mac
Nuance Increasing iOS Tie-Ins With New 'Dragon Remote Microphone'
iPhone 5 in Final Testing, Due in September
More Final Cut Pro X Screenshots Leak Ahead of Release
Steve Jobs Confirms Discontinuation of iWeb in iCloud Transition
An Exhaustive List of iOS 5 Features and Changes
Back to School Promotion to Finally Launch on Wednesday?
Mac OS X Lion Can Run in Chrome OS-Like Browser Only Mode
New MacBook Air Due This Wednesday? [Updatedx4 - Nope]
iTunes 10.5 Beta is 64-bit, and... Cocoa?
iOS Speech Recognition Settings Confirm Nuance-Apple Partnership
Apple Stopping Sales Of Some Verizon iPads
iCloud Communications Files Suit Against Apple Over 'iCloud' Name
Apple Legal Filing Cites Fear of 'Inferior' Amazon Appstore Tarnishing its Reputation
Cupertino Councilwoman Asking Apple For Free Wi-Fi Was An Inside Joke
Nuance Text-to-Speech Voices Now Active in OS X Lion Beta [Updated]
Apple Reportedly Beginning Production of Next-Generation MacBook Air Models
Apple Recalling Verizon iPad 2 Orders in Transit? [Updated]
Apple Steps Up in Lodsys Lawsuits, Files Motion to Intervene
Constrained Supplies Suggest Mac Mini Server and Mac Pro Server Headed for Refresh
iOS 5 Streams Track/Artist Information to Bluetooth Audio Devices
iOS 5 iMessage vs BlackBerry BBM Video
No 'iTunes In The Cloud' for United Kingdom Until 2012
Multiple Routes Supported in iOS 5 Google Maps
iOS 5 Opens Door to True 1080p Apple TV
iCloud Supports Re-Downloading Some Discontinued Apps
Apple Borrows iOS 5's Wi-Fi Sync From Rejected App Submission
iOS 5 Brings Improvements to Weather App
Apple Registers 50 New Domain Names Associated With WWDC Announcements
iOS 5 Includes Airport and Time Capsule Setup Software
Apple Reverses Course On In-App Subscriptions [Apple Confirms]
Cupertino Certain to Approve Apple's Spaceship Campus
App Store Delivery Lets Apple Slash Lion Pricing
iOS 5 Allows You to Tap Out Custom Vibration Patterns
OnLive Announces iPad Support for Cloud Gaming with Optional Bluetooth Controller
Apple Addresses Graphics Issues on Mid 2011 iMacs With Firmware Update
iOS 5 Comparison Video: iPhone 3GS vs iPhone 4
Apple Bans DUI Checkpoint Apps
Apple Appears Set to Support FaceTime Over 3G in iOS 5, But Will Carriers Follow Suit?
Evernote Peek: The First iPad Smart Cover App
Leaked Screenshots From Final Cut Pro X and Motion 5?
Apple Tops List of Largest Semiconductor Buyers in 2010
2011 Apple Design Award Winners Announced
Lodsys Patents Under Attack as Legal Challenge to Their Validity Commences
Apple Releases iTunes 10.3.1, Potentially Fixing iOS Device Syncing Bug [Updated]
Steve Jobs Pitches Cupertino on Stunning New Apple Campus
Apple Will Refund Some Money to MobileMe Users
Lion Up-To-Date: Buy A New Mac Now, Get Lion Free Later
iOS 5 Works Just Fine On iPhone 3GS
Walkthrough of Apple's iMessage in iOS 5
iOS 5 Contains References to Two Next-Generation iPad Models
Financial Times Won't Give Apple A Cut, Drops iOS for Web App
Apple Updates iBooks With 'Read-Aloud' Feature for Children's Books
Screenshot of iOS 5's New iPad Music App
OS X Lion Developer Preview 4 Adds 'Find My Mac'
Infinity Blade Devs Have Made $10 Million+
Where's The iTunes Streaming? It Would Have Crushed the Carriers
Demo of iPad's AirPlay Mirroring in iOS 5
Apple Still Planning to Include Nuance/Siri Voice Features in iOS 5?
Magellan Updates 'RoadMate' GPS Apps With Lifetime Traffic and Maps, Yelp, and Google Local
Apple Seeds Safari 5.1 Developer Preview for Mac and Windows to Developers
iTunes 10.3 Now Available for Download
Both OmniVision and Sony Supplying 8-Megapixel Camera Sensors for iPhone 5?
Video of "PC Free" Set Up of iOS 5 with iCloud
Verizon iPhone Owners Left Out of iCloud Fun (For Now)
iOS 5 Beta Available for Devs, First Hands On, and Gallery
iMessage Brings Texting to iPod Touch and iPad Users
Apple Rolls Out First iCloud Features: Automatic Downloads, Purchased Content Listings
Apple Details MobileMe-to-iCloud Transition
PC Free: No Computer Needed for iOS 5 Devices
Video of WWDC 2011 Keynote Now Available
Apple Introduces iCloud: Contact, Cal, Docs, Photos, and Music Syncing Free of Charge
Apple Previews iOS 5 with Notification Center, OTA Updates, Wi-Fi iTunes Syncing and More
iTunes Match: $24.99/Year, Matches Ripped Tunes, Offers Them In The Cloud
Mac OS X Lion Set for July Debut Priced at $29.99, Mac App Store Exclusive
New Photo: Two Covered Banners at WWDC
iPad Facetime Telepresence Robot at WWDC
WWDC 2011 Pre-Keynote Roundup and Coverage Details [Updated]
Last Minute Thoughts on iCloud, iOS 5 as Keynote Line Begins
WWDC Kicks Off on Monday: Mac OS X Lion, iOS 5 and iCloud
New Time Capsules Rather Than Apple's Servers to Act as Hub for iCloud Data Syncing?
Seventh French Apple Store Opens in Lyon
iTunes Leaks 'Automatic Download' Over-the-Air Updates in iOS 5 [Updated]
U.S. Antitrust Regulators Concerned Over Apple's Interest in Nortel Patents
Analysts Claim LTE-Enabled iPad Arriving Before the Holidays
More Claims of 'Deep' Twitter Integration in iOS 5
Fling Mini Joysticks Now for iPhone and iPod Touch
Apple Has Hired MobileNotifier Developer Peter Hajas
Questionable Screenshot of iCloud Login Page Surfaces
New Time Capsules to Run iOS on A4/A5 Processors?
Apple Overtakes Research in Motion in U.S. Smartphone Usage Share
'White Ninja' Steals Car, Smashes Into Greensboro Apple Store
Mac OS X Lion Server to Require Separate Paid Download From Mac App Store?
Apple Paying Music Labels Up to $150 Million for iCloud Streaming Rights?
Apple Retail 10th Anniversary Poster: "We've learned a lot."
iCloud Free Trial, $25 Per Year, and Ads?
Apple Finally Signs Universal Music, iCloud Streaming Available "Soon"
iCloud Icon Revealed. Apple Posts iCloud Banner at WWDC
Widespread Outages Reported for Apple's iOS and Mac App Stores and iTunes Store
Apple Retail Stores Receiving New Promotional Materials Ahead of WWDC
iPhone 5 Likely to Support AT&T '4G', Widening Speed Gap Over Verizon
Apple Releases WWDC App for iOS Devices
Apple Executives Optimistic About Future of iOS, Expect Tablet Market to Surpass PCs
Apple Testing New Time Capsules for Caching Software Updates?
Apple Clamps Down on iOS Device Giveaways
Foxconn Reopens Polishing Workshops as Explosion Investigation Concludes [Updated]
Apple Responds Quickly to Evolving 'Mac Defender' Threat With Updated Malware Definitions
Video of Mac Defender Malware Installation
Apple Takes Control of iCloud.com
Apple's Retail Stores Running Dry of AirPort and Time Capsule Stocks?
Microsoft Previews Windows 8 with Cues from iPad and App Store
iMovie for iOS Gains Audio and Video Output Improvements and Other Enhancements
GarageBand for iPad Updated With Audio Output, File Import, and Audio Copy and Paste
Twitter Debuts New Photo Sharing Integration and Improved Search Ahead of iOS 5 Introduction
Apple Still Not Budging on 'Offer Wall' Apps
New Variant of 'Mac Defender' Quickly Evades Apple's Security Update as Cat-and-Mouse Game Begins
Apple Files for 'iCloud' Trademark in Europe
Apple Finally Trying to Acquire 'iPods.com' Domain Name
'The Heist' Hits 500,000 Sales in One Week
Apple to Offer Free Tier of iCloud Without Music Streaming? 'Aggressive' Pricing for Mac OS X Lion? [Updated: Education Pricing for iCloud?]
Apple's North Carolina Data Center Appears on Google Satellite Imagery