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Watch The Magic Behind How Apple Anodizes Aluminum For Its Products

If you’ve ever wondered how Apple gets color into their aluminum products, or if you just enjoy science and engineering, then check out this video by Bill Hammack the Engineer Guy. As many know, Apple uses an anodized aluminum finish on many of its products to keep them from corroding and to also provide a […]

Be Sure To Watch Tim Cook’s Chat Tonight From D10

Apple CEO Tim Cook will be starting the D10 conference tonight as the headlining interviewee. The chat begins tonight at 6PM PDT. This interview is Cook’s second public interview this year. His first was at the Goldman Sachs’ annual Technology and Internet Conference. There Cook discussed worker safety, financials, products, and Apple’s culture. The interview […]

Apple Posts WWDC 2012 Event Schedule Page & Releases WWDC App

This morning Apple updated their World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) page with new information, a schedule of events, and a new app. From the News page, attendees now have access to the event schedule for various labs, sessions, and events. There is also an available grid for registration and event hours. Along with the news […]

Over 1,000,000 iDevices Jailbroken With Absinthe

Earlier tonight the Chronic Dev-Team announced that 1,000,000 iDevices have been jailbroken with Absinthe. Some stats since release of #Absinthe – 211,401 jailbroken iPad3’s and 973,086 devices newly jailbroken! #JBFTW ! ;D Absinthe was released earlier this week and then recently updated with support for all iOS 5.1.1 builds. For an Absinthe jailbreaking tutorial, click […]

Sn0wbreeze Updated To Support Untethered iOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak

Late tonight, iH8Sn0w updated sn0wbreeze to be able to perform an untethered jailbreak of A4 iDevices running iOS 5.1.1. As indicated in the post, sn0wbreeze now supports the iOS 5.1.1 build 9B206 untether that was released earlier today in Absinthe. The update also supports iOS 5.0 build 9B206f (Apple TV 2) and further brought some interface […]

Apple Releases Revised Build Of iOS 5.1.1 For iPhone 4

Tonight Apple released a revised version of iOS 5.1.1 for only the iPhone 4. The original build of iOS 5.1.1 is labeled 9B206, while the new build is labeled 9B208. As indicated by the build number, the iOS release is two builds newer and most likely has a small fix. At this time the revised […]

Jailbreak For iOS 6 Is Being Prepared Before Apple Even Launches The Beta

Earlier this morning, the long waited iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak was released (and then updated). However, elite hackers behind the many different jailbreaking methods are not ready to stop. According to a report from Softpedia, the 2012 Hack in the Box event being held in Amsterdam showcased work from the Dream Team (a jailbreaking group), in which […]

70% of iPhone Production Comes From Foxconn’s Zhengzhou Plant

If you’ve ever wondered exactly where your iPhone came from, it was most likely manufactured and shipped from Foxconn’s Zhengzhou production plant. According to a report by M.I.C Gadget, the Zhengzhou plant now produces 70% of Apple’s iPhones. The plant is known to produce upwards of 200,000 iPhones per day, with the goal of doubling […]