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Afternoon news roundup for December 27, 2013

Good afternoon! Here's what's going on in the Apple world since our morning roundup: On the second day after Christmas, Apple's 12 Days of of Gifts has given to us... Rovio's Little Thief for iOS! It's free until tomorrow, when day three's gift goes live. Other World Computing has already gotten...

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Daily Update for December 27, 2013

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio podcast format. You'll hear some of the top Apple stories of the day in three to five minutes for a quick review of what's happening in the Apple world. You can listen to today's Apple stories by clicking the player at...

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Morning news roundup for December 27, 2013

Good morning, Apple fans. Here's a look at the news this AM. Nokia pulls Here maps app from iOS App Store. Oh, boy. A Nokia spokesperson has noted that iOS 7 harms "the user experience" of his company's app. "iPhone users can continue to use the mobile web version of Here Maps under...

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Morning news roundup for December 23, 2013

Here's a look at what's going on in the Apple world as of this morning, December 23. A new Mac Pro, an iffy iOS jailbreak and a doomed Opel Corsa are just a few highlights. Let's begin, shall we? fcp.co spends 24 hours with Apple's Mac Pro and Final Cut Pro 10.1. The notably quiet Mac Pro (the...

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US Apple Stores holding different holiday hours

If you've got last-minute holiday shopping to do at the Apple Store, it's typically best to get it done before Christmas Day. Apple Stores will be closing at 6 PM on Christmas Eve, with the exception of the King of Prussia store in Pennsylvania, the San Francisco store, the Stoneridge California...

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Ship date for built-to-order Mac Pro slips to February; fully loaded config tops $18K

' Three words: pent-up demand. That is what's behind the quick jump from a label of "shipping in December" to "shipping to February" if you're trying to order a Mac Pro configured to your specifications on the Apple online store. The way the backlog has increased in just a few short hours has us...

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Heartwarming Apple story of the month

This is an absolutely heartwarming story about a kid named Bennett who recently had one of his dreams come true. Bennett was born a few weeks premature and, as a result, is visually impaired to a degree. Sadly, Bennett's vision will become progressively worse with time, so his parents were...

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Apple adds Sharp 4K monitor to EU Apple Online Store, then yanks it

For a short time over the weekend, it was possible to purchase a 32-inch Sharp 4K LED monitor via the Apple Online Store in various EU territories, but it has since been removed across the board. The massive display was priced at £3,499.00, which is roughly in line with the product's price...

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Apple stores taking part in Hour of Code to teach people to program

December 9-15 is Computer Science Education Week and as part of it, Code.org, a nonprofit supported by Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and other tech leaders, has announced the "Hour of Code," a campaign to teach people the basics of coding in an hour. For its part, Apple has announced that it will be...

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iPhone 5s supply is strong for the holiday shopping season

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, the supply of the iPhone 5s is catching up with demand. Both in the US and other stores in Europe, the ship times for the iPhone 5s has dropped to one to three days. This is the lowest ship time since the handset launched earlier this year. Even the...

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Apple now using iBeacon technology in its US retail stores

Apple is rolling out iBeacon technology to all its 254 US Stores starting today, December 6, says a report from the Associated Press. The technology will allow customers to receive messages about products, events and discount offers as they walk through a store. It will also alert customers when...

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Apple is giving away a Holiday Playlist album full of holiday hits

To get you in the spirit of the holidays, Apple is giving away a free Holiday Playlist album to anyone who uses the Apple Store app for iPhone. Recently Apple has started giving away a weekly app inside its Apple Store app, but this marks the first time the company is giving away an album. The...

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Apple stores now price matching iPads, iPhones and Macs

As first reported by 9to5Mac and then confirmed by MacRumors, Apple retail stores are now matching competitors' prices on iPads, iPhones and Macs. News of in-store price matches first started to crop up over the weekend, but now it appears that Apple has set an official company-wide policy for the...

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Apple's second Netherlands store opens December 7

Apple will open its second retail store in the Netherlands this Saturday, December 7. The store will be located in the city of Haarlem's main shopping district at Grote Houtstraat 99 and opens its doors at 9 AM local time. Haarlem is only about 20 km away from Amsterdam, where Apple's first and...

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Apple offering free shipping until December 22, posts shipping timetables

Apple has posted its Holiday Shipping Timetable listing what date a customer needs to order a product by in order to get it by December 24. Apple is also offering free shipping--with no minimum dollar amount--on all products in the United States. Unsurprisingly, Mac and iPods have the most...

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