Apple reaches milestone: 25 billion apps downloaded

By Andrea Chang Congrats to Apple, which has reached the 25-billion-apps-downloaded mark. And an even bigger congrats to the yet-to-be-named individual who won the coveted $10000 App Store gift card for being the one to download that coveted milestone.Find out more from Los Angeles Times



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How Apple is losing its grip on mobile app security

And all applications would pass under Apple’s watchful eye. However, developers who wish to bend the rules or try to defraud users of their money and sensitive information are finding new avenues by which to accomplish their goals.Find out more from Sydney Morning Herald

Apple’s App Store tops 25bn downloads

By Chris Nuttall in San Francisco More than 25bn apps have been downloaded from Apple’s App Store, the company has announced, in a milestone that highlights the shift to a new model for computing, digital content, software and the web.Find out more from Financial Times

Will Apple create the all-iPad classroom?

By Sharon Noguchi Apple hopes its foray into digital textbooks for the iPad will impress educators and corner a huge, lucrative K-12 book market. But the high costs of the plan and the challenges of mobile technology could ensure that hardback books …Find out more from San Jose Mercury News

Apple’s App Store still scorching hot, surpasses 25B downloads

Apple’s popular iOS App Store has now topped 25 billion downloads, a sign that mobile device owners are still hungry for well-built native applications. On Apple’s site, the company has highlighted the achievement with a page that says: “A billion …Find out more from VentureBeat

Apple claims massive US job creation

APPLE says it has directly and indirectly created more than half a million jobs in the US through its gadget ecosystem. Apple, which relies on Asian contractors to manufacture its iPhones and iPads, said it was responsible overall for the creation of …Find out more from The Australian

Apple’s iPad 3 pricing likely to stay the same after all

The information from 9to5 Mac makes more sense when considering Apple’s typical strategy—the company rarely raised prices on new versions of its products in recent years—but we’ll find out the real answer soon enough.Find out more from Ars Technica

What to expect at Apple’s March press event

It appears so, if Apple’s planned media event next week is any indication. Apple sent out invitations Tuesday to Macworld and other media outlets for the March 7 event. And based upon the invitation imagery—a hand hovering over an iPad display—the …Find out more from ITworld.com

iPad 3 ‘Frankenslate’ Assembled Ahead of Apple Media Event

By Christina DesMarais, PCWorld Mar 4, 2012 9:51 AM Apple’s media event, during which the company is expected to unveil the iPad 3, is only a few days away but some people just can’t wait to add to the feverish speculation of what the device will look …Find out more from PCWorld

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Apple Crosses 25 Billion App Downloads

Apple on Saturday witnessed the 25th billion app download via the Apple App Store. News of the download milestone comes just several days after the.More By James Johnson

iPad 3 Hands-on; LTE support might NOT be on the … – Edible Apple

As indicated in our previous in depth article to Apple’s mobile strategy, we said there was a very limited market for LTE at this time. Also, the LTE chipset adds an extra cost to each unit, which the normal Qualcomm 3G chipset does not incur.More By EdibleApple

The Apple TV Set — Not Again! | Monday Note

It’s the rumor that refuses to die and the myth that keeps on giving…pageviews. Serial Apple-rumorist Gene Munster is at it again: In a 15 minute Bloomberg.More By Jean-Louis Gassée

Sen. Schumer Wants Apple, Android Phone … – CBS New York

“While they are telling you what movies are playing nearby they are also going through your files and using it for other purposes,” Schumer said.More By wcbsmark

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Despicable Me 2 – Movie Trailers – iTunes

Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s worldwide blockbuster, Despicable Me, delighted audiences around the globe in 2010, grossing more than …Read more here.

Apple® – iPad® 2 with Wi-Fi – 16GB – Black – MC769LL/A – Best Buy

APPLE 16GB iPad with Wi-Fi: 9.7 inch widescreen display; 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi; Bluetooth; iBooks support.Read more here.