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Testing on iOS 5.1 Golden Master Reportedly Complete Ahead of iPad 3 Launch

Tuesday March 6, 2012 10:53 am PST by
According to Chronic Wire, iOS 5.1 has satisfied the requirements of Apple's quality assurance testing and is now ready to be released to the public, presumably just prior to the iPad 3 launch within the next few weeks. The report claims that iOS 5.1 is now in the golden master stage with build 9B176 being the final build to be issued for public release.The build number of iOS 5.1 Gold Master is ...
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Back to School Promotion to Finally Launch on Wednesday?

Sunday June 12, 2011 8:20 am PDT by
Last year's Back to School promo For the third time in the past four weeks, we're hearing rumors of the imminent launch Apple's Back to School promotion. The first claim expected the promo to kick off the last week of May as it had in previous years. Then, WWDC was listed as the possible launch day. Both dates have come and gone with no mention of Apple's popular promotion. Now, @Chroni...

New MacBook Air Due This Wednesday? [Updatedx4 - Nope]

Saturday June 11, 2011 8:29 pm PDT by
On the heels of the Nuance speech screenshots, @ChronicWire claims that Apple will be releasing the new MacBook Air this wednesday. Apple has been said to be prepping the new Sandy Bridge/Thunderbolt MacBook Airs for June-July. The most recent reports claim that Apple has been ramping up production ahead of the launch. The new MacBook Airs are...

iOS Speech Recognition Settings Confirm Nuance-Apple Partnership

Saturday June 11, 2011 7:15 pm PDT by
A couple of screenshots posted on Twitter by @ChronicWire reveals hidden Nuance preferences found in the latest internal iOS builds that confirms that Apple has been actively working on building in speech recognition into iOS. Rumors of a Nuance-Apple partnership had been heavy in the weeks prior to WWDC, though no announcements were made during the keynote. Later, comments by Robert...