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ADOBE TO KILL OFF FLASH

Posted: November 10th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Apple, Breaking News, Cult of Apple, iPhone, iPhone 4, Smartphone, Technoid Computer News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on ADOBE TO KILL OFF FLASH

Adobe Recasts Flash as an App Builder and Embraces HTML5, the Flash Mobile Killer

. . . you can’t play Flash content on an iPhone or iPad?! Well, you can cross that argument off the mobile decision list. As we predicted back in early October: Adobe Kills Flash.  According to a scoop last night on ZDNet, Adobe has announced that they are stopping development on Flash Player for mobile browsers. ”Our future work with Flash on mobile devices will be focused on enabling Flash developers to package native apps with Adobe AIR for all the major app stores. We will no longer adapt Flash Player for mobile devices to new browser, OS version or device configurations.”

Adobe is, in fact, finally heeding Steve Jobs’ advice. In a public letter – below – about Flash last year, Jobs said, “Even if iPhones, iPods and iPads ran Flash, it would not solve the problem that most Flash websites need to be rewritten to support touch-based devices. New open standards created in the mobile era, such as HTML5, will win on mobile devices (and PCs too). Perhaps Adobe should focus more on creating great HTML5 tools for the future, and less on criticizing Apple for leaving the past behind” Read the full article »»»»


Apple TV, version 1.0 beta

Posted: October 24th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Apple, Cult of Apple, Favorite New Thought, M.Aaron Silverman, Standout, Technoid Computer News, Über Monitor | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Apple TV, version 1.0 beta

Let me make this clear – seems to have been slightly grey in previous posts: APPLE WILL PRODUCE A TELEVISION! It won’t be TV as we know it, IT WILL BE a new generation iMAC!

Highpants has trumpeting the possibility of an Apple-made TV set since March this year “Not happy with the Apple TV set top box, Apple is launching into the Television  market, the first true Smart TV’s are about to roll of the production line. Apples ethos has always been to ADD gadgets to our lives, the Apple iTV won’t be a computer, it will be a true Television Set++”

In the latest round of rumours – kicked of by  at the Washington Post and befuddled by the Wall Street Journal’s Mark Gongloff – experts are finally admitting to reading more than their own write-ups, in the form of Walter Isaacson’s new Steve Jobs biography . . . Read the full article »»»»


APPLE: Cook’s First Deal Floored, Dropbox Turns Down $800m

Posted: September 12th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Apple, Cloud, Favorite New Thought, Kiss My . . ., M.Aaron Silverman, Technoid Computer News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on APPLE: Cook’s First Deal Floored, Dropbox Turns Down $800m

Speculation on Apple CEO Steve Jobs resignation and the markets perceived pressure on incoming CEO Tim Cooks performance was rife a couple of weeks ago, many analysts speculated that following the change at the top, we would see a marked differences in the way Apple made decisions, that Cook would need to stamp his mark quickly. Read the full article »»»»


Cult of: AppleTV version 0.0.9 beta

Posted: September 3rd, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Apple, Google, Hardware, Technoid Computer News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Cult of: AppleTV version 0.0.9 beta

CULT OF APPLEThe Apple rumour mill is at it again!  This latest rumor may seems like a rerun, but this one has been updated. The latest iteration of the longstanding rumor is that Apple will get in to the business of selling TVs by building a digital TV based on iOS. That’s according to multiple Silicon Valley sources cited by Venture Beat. Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster told Venture Beat that he predicted Apple would produce a TV set by the end of 2012 or early 2013.

Technoid has trumpeting the possibility of an Apple-made TV set since March this year “Not happy with the Apple TV set top box, Apple is launching into the Television market, the first true Smart TV’s are about to roll of the production line. Apples ethos has always been to ADD gadgets to our lives, the Apple iTV  Read more: www.highpants.com

Just a thought: Wouldn’t Apple Inc be better off making a 40 inch iMac, all the technology we’re raving about below, loaded into a pc with the biggest IPS monitor money can buy, ease of use, integration. Surely a new Cinema sized iMac makes more sense?

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Steve Jobs Resigns as CEO of Apple

Posted: August 24th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Apple | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Steve Jobs Resigns as CEO of Apple

Silicon Valley pioneer Steve Jobs has resigned as chief executive of Apple in a stunning move at the technology giant he co-founded in a garage.

The 55-year-old Apple co-founder was diagnosed with a cancerous tumour in his pancreas in 2004 and has been on medical leave for an undisclosed condition since January 17. Read the full article »»»»


Apple: The Other Computer That Changed The Galaxy

Posted: March 29th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Technoid Computer News | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Apple: The Other Computer That Changed The Galaxy

Brief Apple History: On April fools day – April 1 – 1976, the 2 Steves, Steve WozniakSteve Jobs created a little nugget called Apple Computer, Inc. From the first 500 Apple I’s through to the Macintosh of the mid 80’s, Apple rocked the world of personal computing.

The story of Apple is not just a story dominated by one man, Steve Jobs, one man is never enough for a truly interesting story. There is politics, back stabbing and revenge, genius and coprporate stupidity all rolled up into a story about one of the worlds largest technology companies. The plot twists with all of the elements of a  Shakespearian dream.

Apples birth is the story of one of the most legendary garage startups of the late 1970’s. Apple had existed as a company before 1976 with three people on the books, the 2 Steves,  Jobs and Wozniak and a third wheel – Ronald Wayne. Wayne sold his shares to the Steve’s for $800 when Apple become an  incorporated company – 1976 –  Wayne would become known as the man who said no shit sherlocks the most times ever. Read the full article »»»»


The Future of Publishing Has Arrived

Posted: February 2nd, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Apple, Cult of Apple, iPhone, Smartphone, Standout, Technoid Computer News, Technoid Gadget News | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Future of Publishing Has Arrived

Murdoch Launches The Daily iPad Only Newspaper.

New York Today: Rupert Murdoch launched his new iPad-only newspaper, Newscop has hired a staff of 100 journalists to produce a fully-digital news app. The Daily is free for the first two weeks, and then they start charging: $.99 per week, or $39.99 for a full year. That’s less expensive than the Murdoch-owned Wall Street Journal – which currently charges over $100 for a full year – it is, however, more expensive than $0, the highest amount most consumers currently seem willing to pay for news content in our brave digital age.

“New times demand new journalism,” said Rupert Murdoch, chairman and CEO of News Corporation, introducing The Daily, the company’s iPad newspaper today.

Murdoch thanked “the amazing Steve Jobs” who last month took a medical leave as CEO of Apple due to health concerns, Jobs was not in attendance. The launch at Manhattan’s Guggenheim Museum, Murdoch noted that he spoke to the Apple visionary last week, adding ,“Steve has been a champion of The Daily from day one.”

The Daily, which is available for .99 a week or $39.99 a year through iTunes, features HD video, animated graphics and text content, of course. Some stories are fronted by a TV news anchor, while others feature 360-degree photos. There are also personalized web tools, social media sharing and Web integration. The central navigation tool, called the carousel,” enables direct access to stories. A customized sports section lets users follow their favorite teams including their Tweets, stats and game schedules. Read the full article »»»»