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Apple Releases iOS 7 Goods

After months of speculations and guesses, Apple released the look and style of their newest operating system the Apple iOS 7.  During the Apple Worldwide Developer’s Conference, (WWDC), Apple showed off some awesome features as well as a brand new look developed by Jony Ives.  The overall look is favoring a “flat design” which offers a real simple, yet elegant finish. The popular Siri has been updated as well, featuring a whole…

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Apple Event Today!

Apple is having their event this afternoon and the rumors are all buzzing about an iPad Mini.  Some are saying there will be a new Macbook Pro 13-inch with retina display.  What else does Apple have up their sleeves?  Come back this afternoon and we will have the full rundown on all things Apple!…

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The New iPhone 19-pin connector: What does this mean for accessories/docks?

It was announced recently that iPhone 5, Apple’s next generation iPhone expected to go on sale around October, will have a 19-pin connector port at the bottom instead of the traditional 30-pin port.  According to a source from Apple, this move was to make room for the headphone plug to be moved to the bottom. With a new way to connect your iPhone, that means the new phone will not connect with the huge…

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Electronics that will help you enjoy the London 2012 Olympics!

The London 2012 Olympics are just around the corner.  You may be ready to root for your favorite athlete or cheer for your native country, but do you have what you need to fully experience the sights and sounds of the Olympics?  At Abt Electronics, we’ve put together a list of some of the must-haves to immerse yourself in this incredible event.  Below are just a few of the electronics you will need to soak up every…

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Is Apple Developing a Social Network for Shoppers?

It wouldn’t surprise anyone if Apple started to leverage their cult following to launch an Apple-specific social networking service.  Appleinsider.com reports of a recent Apple patent application titled “Social Networking in Shopping Environments” that may hint at thefuture (or current) development of a network that connects shopping shoppers. It was only a matter of time.…

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Apple WWDC Highlights Part 2: iOS 6

Apple just finished wrapping up their presentation in Cupertino and they have all kinds of advancements in their new iOs6 software.  First and foremost is a HUGE Siri face-lift.  Below are the upgrades featured at Apple’s WWDC 2012. The beta version of iOS 6 is going out to developers today, but will be available to consumers in the fall. The new update will support iPhone 3GS and later, as well as the second and third-generation…

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Apple WWDC Highlights Part 1: New Macbook Airs, Pros & OS X Mountain Lion

This morning we had the pleasure of following the excellent live blogging skills of Tim Stevens and Darren Murph from Engadget as they relayed every useful bit of information Apple had for us.  First off, kudos to the team at Engadget. The blog was seamless, to the point, and the pictures were perfect. Although we didn’t get any big information on an Apple TV set, or the iPhone 5, Apple gave us plenty…

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Rejoice! Microsoft Office to iPad on November 10th!

One of the most popular questions posed when I was on the sales floor was “does it have Microsoft Office?” referring to the iPad of course. I always had to tell them no but they could find similar replacements yet, customers were never satisfied because they wanted their Office! I have good news – a report from The Daily today says that we will see Microsoft launch Office for the iPad on…

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Apple Gives Away iOS Snow Leopard to Increase iCloud Users

Apple has a a great plan to help more MobileMe users make the move to iCloud.  The cloud-based storage service will replace MobileMe in June, but only users running OS X Lion (version 10.7) will have access to iCloud.   Apple has discovered that many MobileMe users are probably running an older OS and may be left behind by the cost of upgrading their systems. So Apple is giving users of older…

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