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User Feedback Important To Apple To Fix Errors On Apple Maps

applemapsIf you reported an error on Apple Maps and opted for “Notify Me”, you probably will receive a notification when the error you reported is fixed. A MacRumors reader reported error on Maps on April 6 and was notified on April 8 that the reported error got fixed. This is a new notification feature and still in the testing stages. Read More

Confirmed: Apple Is Working On A New Apple TV

appletvThe rumor that Apple is working on a new Apple TV is confirmed. Apple is in discussion with cable TV providers regarding the new Apple TV. As sighted by BusinessInsider, in a new FCC filing from Comcast and Time Warner about the companies’ forthcoming merger, there’s mention that Apple is developing a new Apple TV. Read More

iPhone 6 Renderings

iphone6Japanese magazine MacFan published some alleged drawings of iPhone 6 based on which MacRumors commissioned designer Ferry Passchier to create product renderings. Read More

Olloclip Clips On Your iPhone To Become A 4-in-1 Lens System

olloclipThe 4-in-1 lens by Olloclip clips on your iPhone’s built in lens (camera) and helps you capture enhanced images and videos. It’s very easy to clip it on your device and it is specially designed for iPhone 5/5S and iPod touch (5th Gen.), though according to reviews it can be used on iPhone 4/4S as well. Read More

Qustodio for iOS Helps Kids Browse The Web Safely

QustodioIn this age of information technology, kids around the world rely a lot on the Internet for their day-to-day activities. As a parent, you must be quite anxious about their safety online, as the chances of kids getting trapped by cyber bullies, revealing their personal identity or becoming distracted/misled by age-inappropriate content are high. Qustodio is a new browser that allows kids to surf the Web in a safe and secure environment.

Once you install the app in all the devices your kids use, you need to set Qustodio as the default browser to give it complete control over your children’s online activities. After you create your account, you can assign suitable avatars for your kids to have a separate profile for each of them. With a single Qustodio account you can connect to and monitor all your kids’ devices such as the PC, tablet, laptop and smartphone.

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Qustodio is an all-in-one cyber safety tool to help parents keep their kids safe online. Using this app you can monitor and track all activities such as the websites viewed, search histories, keywords used in searches and a lot more. If you feel that your kids are spending too much of time on a particular website, you can set time limits for that particular website. You can select a specific category and block all websites under that particular category. At times when kids are unintentionally taken to blocked sites, Qustodio Safe Browser denies them access and keeps you informed through alerts.

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Qustodio Safe Browser has highly customizable options. With this app you set different time schedules for Internet usage of each of your kids. With an Internet enabled device you can access, manage and monitor your Qustodio account from any part of the globe. The browser’s homepage provides you with detailed reports of each of your kids’ Internet usage. The reports are presented in the form of charts and graphs. The browser alerts you if something has to be brought to your notice.

Qustodio Safe Browser is available in free and premium versions. By installing the free version you can connect the browser to two devices and observe two users for three days. With the premium versions you can monitor many users and connect to more devices for unlimited services. The premium versions are available for $44.95 and $79.95.

These days, kids are very sensitive about parents intruding into the privacy of their online activities. What I like the most about this app is that it allows me to monitor my kids’ activities without infringing into their privacy.

With Qustodio Safe Browser parents can heave a sigh of relief, knowing that their kids are in a safe environment. You can download it from here.

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iPhone Trade-In Program Launched In Germany

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After launching its trade-in programs in US, Britain and Canada, Apple has now launched its trade-in program in Germany. With this trade-in program, Apple iPhone users can exchange their old handsets with a gift card that can be redeemed when buying a new iPhone. The model, quality and life of iPhone decides the amount of money that gets credited to the card of the iPhone seller. iPhone customers can earn up to $315 with this program. Read More

Melody Pro – A Powerful Music Notation App (Review)

melodyproMelody Pro allows you to create unique and original music and also construct music sheets. Developed by Nextep Applications, Melody Pro features useful and dynamic tools which make it definitely a useful App for hardcore musicians. Melody Pro features ways to create a music sheet. One method is to drag and drop notes onto a blank sheet music paper. Melody Pro contains a choice of treble and bass clefs and variety of notes from whole notes, half notes, quarter notes, eight notes and sixteenth notes to include from. The other method is to play a virtual piano keyboard that spontaneously notates the music along with its value on screen. Read More

TAB IT for iOS – Keep Track When Money Exchanges Hands

tabitTAB IT, developed by 500PERMEAL, is a neat application that not only keeps track of money IOU (I Owe You) but verify every amount you owe and that you’ve lent to somebody. Not only this but TAB IT prevents any arguments between you and your friends and keeps a record of your debt so you don’t need to stress yourself. Read More

First Apple Store In Turkey Opens

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Apple’s first retail store is now open for the public in Istanbul at the Zorlu Centre, a centrally located multi-use space having a high end mall, hotel, office, residential and performing art center. The Apple Store has the latest subterranean construction as few other Apple flagship stores with four gigantic glass walls between a shallow pond made of black stones. The roof is white with a big Apple logo on top. The outlet has a showroom floor, special event area and dual genius bars all in 21,500 square feet space. Read More

Steve Jobs 2011 Emails Reveal Apple Strategy

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The disclosure of the “Top 100” email conversation between Steve Jobs and his top executives shows the agenda, vision Apple had for 2011 and the future plans for his products and services. The mail was produced to convince the court that Apple was in competition with Google, and not Samsung and hence it should not be held liable for patent violations. Read More