Archive | July, 2012

Issue #23

Editor’s Note A bunch of acquisitions (acqui-hires) happened this week, Pulp And Wallet and Sparrow. Articles Facebook Acquires Acrylic Software, Developer Of Pulp And Wallet For iOS What it says. Sparrow + Google I was just getting used to Sparrow as a replacement to Postbox, I guess I’ll have to keep looking. Apple gives developers [...]

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The Reason for the iPad Mini

A lot of folks think this is all a well timed and intentional leak on Apple’s part and that we will see a smaller iPad. Here’s another look at why it’s likely true.

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Apple’s CEO Discusses F3Q12 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Read instead of listen.

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Apple gives developers access to its private API to prevent in-app purchase exploit, fix coming in iOS 6

By using a shared secret.

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Sparrow + Google

I was just getting used to Sparrow as a replacement to Postbox, I guess I’ll have to keep looking.

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Facebook Acquires Acrylic Software, Developer Of Pulp And Wallet For iOS

What it says.

Issue #22

Editor’s Note The big news this week is a Russian hacker showing how to bypass in-app purchases without jail-breaking your phone. Of course you have to use a Russian proxy Articles Hacker Releases Tools for Bypassing Apple’s In App Purchase Mechanism [Updated] The initial story and several updates along the way as people dig into [...]

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Ex-Apple Employee Reveals The Biggest Complaints Developers Have About Working With Apple

An insider’s look at what iOS developers complain about the loudest.

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Mac App Store now requires a 1024×1024 app icon

FYI

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iPad mini

More thoughts on the iPad mini.