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MacRumors Story Archive - July 2011
Apple's Suppliers Preparing for Fall Launch of iPhone 5 and iPad 3?
Adobe and Avid Target Final Cut Pro Users With 'Switcher' Discounts
Apple Ranks as 21st Largest U.S. Retailer in 2010
New York Times Offers In-App Subscriptions
OS X Lion Golden Master Seeded to Developers
Apple Not Yet Pulling Apps, Helping Developers Meet In-App Guidelines
4th of July App Sales and an AppShopper App Update
OS X Lion Allows Running Multiple Copies on the Same Machine (Virtualization)
Booting OS X Lion GM: No Welcome Video, New Introduction to Scrolling
Apple Has Outright Ownership of Nortel's LTE (4G) Patents?
Prototype iPhone 4 Appears on eBay
AT&T to Offer Standard Insurance for iPhone Starting July 17th
So, There is an OS X Lion "Welcome" Animation
Next MacBook Air to Adopt Faster, More Power Efficient SSD?
Apple Orders 15 Million iPhone 5s, Shipping Begins in September
Display Suppliers' Production Numbers Support Upcoming Boost in iPad 2 Shipments
Skype 5.2 for Mac Adds Group Screen Sharing, Video Call Control Bar
Jon Rubinstein Compares Lukewarm TouchPad Reception to Original Mac OS X
Advice For Lodsys-Targeted App Developers
Verizon's Tiered iPhone Data Plans to Debut on July 7th
Bing for iPad Adds 'Lasso' Search Term Selection
How Apple Uses Its Cash to Keep the Latest Technology for Itself
Netflix Resolves Apple TV Streaming Issues
Steve Jobs' Authorized Biography Gets New Title
Safari-Based Jailbreak Tool Returns with iPad 2 Support
Apple Preparing 'Thinner and Lighter' iPhone for Third Quarter Launch
Flextronics Executive Pleads Guilty to Leaking Apple Secrets to Research Firm
HTC Gains Patent Foothold Against Apple With Purchase of S3 Graphics
Analyst Claims Sprint iPhone Likely Before Christmas
OmniVision's Production Issues Diverting iPhone Image Sensor Orders to Sony?
Spotify Accepting Signups for U.S. Launch
Apple Gearing Up for 'iPad 2 Plus' Release Later This Year?
Amazon Responds to Apple's iCloud With Music Storage Upgrades, iPad Player
Judge Denies Apple Injunction Against Amazon's Appstore
Bungie's Classic 'Marathon' Game Now Available on iPad
Apple Experimenting With 'New Way of Charging' for 2012 iPhone
Apple to Allow Additional FCP 7 Enterprise Licenses and More on FCP X [Update]
Apple's App Store Hits 15 Billion Downloads
Apple to Patch Latest Jailbreak Hole in Upcoming Software Update
Apple Continues to Shave iAd Buy-In Fees Amid Increasing Competition
Apple to Launch 'iPad HD' This Fall Alongside Pro Apps?
Time Warner Cable Updates Live TV App for iPad, Shuts Out Jailbreakers
Alleged China Mobile iPhone 4 Prototype Spotted [Updated]
Apple's iPad 2 Shipping Estimates Fall to 3-5 Business Days in Many Countries
Mount Your Canon/Nikon SLR Lenses on Your iPhone
Two Turntables And An iPhone: iDJ Live
With Unlimited Data Gone, Verizon Touts Data Monitoring
Apple Retail Stores Making Preparations for OS X Lion Launch Next Week?
iPad Usage Patterns Differ From Other Platforms
Apple Researching 'Physics Metaphor' Gestures for Inter-Device Communication
Analytics Firm Questionably Pegs Verizon's U.S. iPhone 4 Share at 32%
Final Space Shuttle Lifts Off With Two iPhones Aboard
Dubious Claim of 3G in Next-Generation iPod Touch
MiniDisplay Port to HDMI Cables 'Unlicensed' and Cannot Be Sold
New Apple Print Ad Touts iPhone's Business Savvy
Apple to Debut 'HD+' 1080p iTunes Movie Services Later This Year?
Antitrust Investigation of Apple-Led Nortel Patent Purchase
Apple Airs New AirPlay and FaceTime iPhone Ads
Apple's Interest in WiTricity Wireless Charging
Apple Adding Second Manufacturer for Forthcoming iPad Update?
iOS App Store Booming: Per-Device Downloads and Average Sales Price Increasing
Apple Pushes iLife '11 Updates Via Mac App Store [Updated x2]
Apple Releases iOS 5 Beta 3 to Developers
Bankruptcy Courts Approve Nortel Patent Sale to Apple Consortium
Apple Seeds Xcode 4.1 Golden Master Build to Developers
iOS 5 Beta 3 Brings Enhanced Location Controls and Other Tweaks
Lots of Pangea Games Free For App Store's 3rd Birthday
Apple to Release Updated MacBook Air and Mac Pro Models This Week?
Apple Activates Assistive Touch in iOS 5 Beta 3
Apple Souvenir T-Shirt Jokes About Company's Secrecy
Apple Asks Developers for OS X Lion Mac App Store Submissions
Backlit Keyboard to Return in New MacBook Air?
Apple's Patent Portfolio Manager Exiting as HTC and Samsung Disputes Simmer
AT&T Announces Summer Launch of New LTE Modem and Hotspot Devices
Morris Lessmore Is A Magical and Revolutionary iPad Book
iOS 5 to Unlock Bluetooth Capabilities of Apple TV?
Mophie Pulse to Bring Stereo Sound + Haptic Vibration to iPod Touch
Apple Could Adopt AMD's New Radeon HD 6990M GPU for Next iMac
One-Third of iPhone Users Mistakenly Think They Have 4G
They Might Be Giants Playing at SoHo and Boylston Street Apple Stores
Mac App Store Intermittently Down for Some Users
EA Paying Up To $1.3 Billion for PopCap Games
China Telecom to Launch iPhone Near End of Year
iTunes Connect to Go Down for Maintenance as App Store Problems Persist
Those Were Mac Mini and White MacBook Part Numbers, Not Mac Pros
Apple Backtracking From Plans to Diversify iPad Manufacturing Partnerships?
iOS 5 Beta 3 Adds AirPlay Support for FaceTime
Analysts Increasing Estimates Ahead of Apple Earnings Release
Apple Takes Possession of iPhone4.com and WhiteiPhone.com Domain Names
Apple Cutting International Pricing to Rebalance Currency Conversion Rates?
Analysts Weigh In On iPhone Sales Ahead of Conference Call
Microsoft Planning 75 New Retail Stores to Take on Apple
Apple Releases Aperture 3.1.3
Amazon to Introduce a 9" Android Tablet this Fall
Apple Adjusts International App Store Prices in UK, Australia, Japan and More
Apple Introduces Volume App Purchasing for Business and B2B Apps
Apple Increasing iPhone Retail Staffing From August Through October
Apple Soars to Third Place in U.S. PC Market With 10.7% Share
OS X Lion Not Going to Launch This Week?
Spotify Makes U.S. Debut With Paid Plans and Invite-Only Free Service
Photos of Claimed 'iPad 3' Dock Connector in White Surface
Apple Pays $946 in Korean Lawsuit Over Location Data Collection, New Class Action Suit Coming
Updated MacBook Air to Offer Minimum of 128 GB SSD and 4 GB RAM?
"iPhone 5" Delayed Because of A5 Heat Issues?
Apple Approving Mac App Store Apps for OS X Lion
New MacBook Airs Coming 'Late Next Week'
TSMC Begins Trial Manufacturing of Apple A6 Processors
Verizon and AT&T's LTE Implementations Won't Be Compatible
Apple Set to Release Q3 2011 Financial Results on July 19th
Apple Tweaks Taiwanese App Store Terms to Formalize 7-Day Return Policy
Apple Ranked as Fastest-Growing Major Retailer in U.S.
Apple Releases iOS 4.3.4 to Address Latest Jailbreaking Vulnerability
Apple's Upcoming Hardware Refresh to Include Thunderbolt LED Display, Not MacBook [Updated x4]
AAPL Closes At All Time High: $364.92
ITC Rules For Apple in HTC Patent Case [Updated]
Apple Finally Catches Up with iPad 2 Demand
'iPhone 4GS' Test Device Photos?
iPhone Topping Android in Consumer Preference Despite Lack of New Hardware
Samsung and LG Reportedly Quality Testing 'Retina' iPad Display Production for Apple
Apple to Launch Next-Generation iPhone in Late August, Offer Unsubsidized 3GS for $350?
OS X Lion and New MacBook Airs Coming on Wednesday?
Make An OS X Lion Boot Disc
CNN Serves Up Live Streaming 24/7 To iPad and iPhone
Apple Retail Stores Receive Golden Master Copies of OS X Lion
AT&T Offers Refurbished iPhone 3GS for $9
Apple Set to Open 33 New Retail Stores Over Next Two Months
Lion Promo Materials Begin Appearing in Third-Party Stores as Apple Plans Overnights
Apple Retail Stores to Use Local Mac Pro Servers to Distribute Lion to Customers?
Google+ Debuts in App Store [Updated]
Apple Loses Appeal in Patent Countersuit With Kodak
iControlPad Brings Physical Gaming Controls to The iPhone
Google Chairman 'Not Too Worried' About Apple Lawsuits Over Android
Canadian Authorities Permit Apple-Led Acquisition of Nortel Patents to Proceed
Apple Phasing Out White MacBook in Favor of Entry-Level MacBook Air?
Apple Directors Informally Exploring CEO Succession Possibilities, Jobs Calls Report 'Hogwash'
Text and HTML-editor BBEdit Gets Major Overhaul
Apple Reports Record-Breaking Q3 2011: $7.31 Billion Profit on $28.57 Billion in Revenue
Apple Releases Migration Assistant Update for OS X Lion Transition
Lion Launches Tomorrow, July 20, On Mac App Store
Adobe Enters the Mac App Store With 'Photoshop Elements 9 Editor'
Apple Launches OS X Lion Via Mac App Store
Apple Updates MacBook Air Line With Sandy Bridge, Thunderbolt and Backlit Keyboards
Apple to Sell Lion on USB Thumb Drive Starting in August for $69
Apple Releases New Sandy Bridge Mac Minis and Thunderbolt Display
Apple Discontinues White MacBook [Updated]
Apple Releases Safari 5.1 for Mac OS X Snow Leopard and Windows
Apple Releases Lion-Related Software Updates: Java, Server Admin Tools, Windows Migration Assistant
White MacBook Not Dead Yet: Still Available for Educational Institutions
Apple Kills More Boxed Software In Favor of App Store
'Internet Recovery' Lets New Macs Install OS X from Blank Hard Drive
Notes of Interest on OS X Lion, MacBook Air, Mac Mini, and Display Announcements
Apple Updates Existing iWork Suite for OS X Lion
Apple Releases iTunes 10.4 As 64-Bit Cocoa App For Lion
Apple's Linen-Lined Proposal for Grand Central Terminal Store Set for Approval
Xcode 4.1 Free On App Store For Lion Only
Lion Reviews Are Out: 'Great Value', 'Shakes Things Up', 'Very Few Bugs'
Apple Releases Apple Remote Desktop 3.5
Early Benchmarks Reveal New MacBook Air Rivaling High-End 2010 MacBook Pro
Apple And Google Bidding for Wireless Patent House InterDigital?
Apple Sued (Again) Over Playlists After Paying $8m Judgement
How To Disable Lion's 'Resume' Feature
Counterfeit Apple Stores Pop Up In China
Apple Leases Major New Office Campus in Cupertino to Support Continued Growth
Apple Tops Nokia to Become World's Top Smartphone Vendor
OS X Lion Up to Date - Lion Free for Recently Purchased Macs
Apple Contributing $2.6 Billion Toward Nortel Patent Purchase
Adobe Suggests Disabled Hardware Acceleration for Flash Player in OS X Lion [Update]
AT&T iPhone Activations Flat Quarter-to-Quarter at 3.6 Million
Lion: Assigning Apps to All Desktops in Mission Control
Apple Shipping Up to 500,000 New MacBook Airs Per Month, Could Hit 15 Million Notebooks in 2011
Apple Launches Business App Store for Volume iOS App Purchases
Teardown Confirms Apple Still Using Modular Solid-State Drive on New MacBook Air
Apple Releases Apple Server Diagnostics Version 3X109
Fake Apple Store Employee: We Just Want To Do A Good Job
One Million Copies of Lion Bought From Mac App Store
New Mac Mini Benchmarks Show Significant Performance Gains
Research Firm Claims iPad Only Has 61% of Tablet Market
Apple Considering a Bid For Hulu?
Adobe Retracts Claim Suggesting Lion May Lack Support for Flash Hardware Acceleration
Lodsys Takes On Gaming Heavyweights Including Rovio, EA, and Atari in Patent Dispute
Apple Planning to Introduce White iPod Touch Later This Year?
Apple Updates Standalone Keyboards for OS X Lion
Verizon Sees 2.3 Million iPhone Activations in 2Q 2011
'New' iPhone Reportedly Coming Soon to China Telecom and China Unicom
Mac Mini Teardown Reveals Potential for User-Installable Second Hard Drive
T-Mobile USA Begins Offering Micro-SIMs, Targets iPhone Owners
Space Shuttle Atlantis Through The Lens of an iPhone 4
Verizon CEO: We Expected iPhone 5 in Early Summer, Now Planning For Fall
Apple Seeds iOS 5 Beta 4 to Developers, Over-The-Air Updating Going Live
Steve Jobs Has No Problem Telling You What He Thinks
Over-The-Air iOS Software Update Saves 700MB of Downloading
Apple Recalls Some iMac Seagate 1TB Hard Drives
iOS 5 Over-the-Air Update Video, Documents on iCloud, and Other Notes
OS X Lion Raises Bar on Security, But Battery Firmware Vulnerability Surfaces
Apple's Voice-Powered Virtual "Assistant" Coming to iOS
iTunes App Store Extends to 33 Additional Countries
Apple Retail Increasing Staffing in U.S. for August-September Too
Apple Seeds OS X 10.7.2 to Developers for iCloud Testing
New Apple iPad Ad 'We'll Always', With Nod to OS X Lion
Apple's Adoption of 'Bluetooth Low Energy' Paves Way for New Possibilities
Facebook's Native iPad App Leaked
Nuance Debuts Dragon Dictate for Mac 2.5
OS X Lion's HiDPI Modes Lay Groundwork for Retina Monitors
Making Lion Act More Like Snow Leopard
Wall Street Journal and Kobo Pull Direct Content Sales From iOS Apps [Updated]
AT&T Reportedly Prepping for iPhone Launch in 'Early to Mid-September'
Apple Signs Deal for 23,000 Square-Foot Grand Central Terminal Store [Update: Rendering]
Chinese Authorities Close Two Fake Apple Stores Over Permit Issues
Amazon's 'Kindle' App Updated to Remove Direct Kindle Store Links [Updated: Nook]
Apple Releases iOS 4.3.5 to Address Security Issue With Certificate Validation
Apple Releases Revised Mac OS X 10.6.8 With Patch for Existing Users
Apple Stock Price Touches $400 During Standard Trading
Apple Lining Up iPad 3 Suppliers in Face of Increasing Number of Competitors
Apple Still Using SSDs With Varying Speeds on New MacBook Air
HTC Looking to Strike Deal, Google and Apple Likely to Drive Up Price of Patent Acquisitions
You Can Bring A Goat To The Apple Store
New Case Designs Revive Unlikely iPhone 5 Design
Apple's Customers Are You, Google's Customers Are Advertisers
Apple Finishing Up Work on an Ultra-Thin 15" Mac Notebook [Updated]
OWC Offers 16GB RAM Upgrade for New Mac Mini, For $1400
Apple 'Evaluating' Solar Cell Vendors for Future Products?
Survey: 35% of U.S. Consumers Planning to Purchase Next-Generation iPhone
Apple Charges Customer 122 Times for Lion
Photos of Purported iPhone 5 Case Based on Latest Design Claims Surface
Apple to Open New Store 500' From Glendale Galleria Location
Qualcomm Releases Augmented Reality SDK for iOS
Most iPhone Growth From Overseas, Verizon a "Small Bang"
iPhone 5 Launching in Second Week of September? iPad 3 Later?
Leaked Photos of Low Cost iPhone 4 Prototype
BBC iPlayer for iPad Going International: Western Europe Today, U.S. and Others Later This Year
Apple's Existing Mac Lines Tweaked for OS X Lion
Make Your iPhone Like Your Old Phone With Snake '97
Logitech Slashes Google TV-Based Revue to $99 as Returns Exceed Sales
MSFT: Lion Features Coming to Office "In Months, Not Days"
Calorific Lite Makes Calorie Tracking Simpler
Apple Considering Barnes & Noble Acquisition?
Pegatron Coming On Board as New Manufacturer for iPad 3?
Spy Shot of Unidentified iPhone in the Wild
Apple's iPad Crushing Motorola's Xoom
Apple Closing on LG for Title of Third Largest Mobile Phone Vendor With 142% Growth
Apple Passes Nokia and Holds Off Samsung to Become World's Top Smartphone Vendor [Updated]
A Couple of iPhone 5 Design Mockups
New MacBook Air Using Scaled-Down Thunderbolt Chip
Samsung Halts Public Disclosures of Mobile Phone Sales Numbers
New Mac Purchases Bring iLife '11 to Users' Older Computers
Apple TV Seeing Moderate Success, But No Hardware Update Imminent?
Apple's Profit Share Among Top Mobile Phone Vendors Rises to 66%
Apple Updates Online Order Status Pages During Overnight Downtime
Advice From A Genius: Should You Buy AppleCare?
Apple Redesigning iTunes 11 With New Layout, iCloud Support?
Nortel Completes $4.5 Billion Patent Sale to Apple-Led Consortium [Updated]
Google Updates iPad Search Experience
AT&T to Throttle Unlimited Data Plan Customers Starting in October
New iPhone 5 Cases Suggest Longer and Wider Form Factor
iPhones Flying High: Make Up 2/3 Of In-Flight Wi-Fi Users
iPhone 5 Cases Are 'Everywhere' in China
Apple Extends iTunes Previews to 90 Seconds Internationally
Apple Begins Refunding Lion Overcharges
Foxconn to Replace a Portion of its Workers with 1 Million Robots
Apple to Launch 3 HDTV Models by March 2012?