The App Store Now Allows Payments in Yuan


It appears that until this week, iOS device users in China have had to pay for their Apps in US Dollars. One of the reasons that Apple haven’t allowed purchases in Chinese Yuan is because it costs them a fee when purchases are made in different currencies. It wasn’t worth it for China as they didn’t make enough purchases on the App Store. Read More

Steve Wozniak Gets Galaxy Nexus Early. Hangs Out With Google Team

Steve Wozniak, the co founder of Apple Inc. was surprisingly spotted at the Google Mountain View headquarters. The Apple cofounder is usually spotted in lines waiting for a new Apple device to be released. He was also recently waiting in line at the Los Gatos Apple Store to get the iPhone 4S, but this time the venue was different. Read More

We’ve Got Codes for Par-Tee for iOS

Par-Tee is an incredible game for iOS which uses Augmented Reality for its core functioning. It is basically a golf game, but instead of having predefined courses, it creates courses based on your surroundings. Enough said. The developer has been kind enough to provide the readers of TheAppleGoogle 10 promo codes so you can get the App for free. They are published below, get em as soon as you can. Read More Has Been Redesigned To Promote and Sell Android The Right Way

Google has redesigned to sell and promote their open-source Android platform for mobile and tablet devices. Although the pages aren’t as sophisticated as the ones presented by Apple promoting iOS, it is definitely better than the earlier design. Now it features three tabs – “Discover Android”, “Get Apps” and “Develop Apps”.

Give it a look here.

iOS 5.1 Will Be Released Soon With Siri Changes


A report that was released earlier this week states that Apple is preparing another software update for iOS. The update is said to include a version of Siri that is more integrated into the OS, for example it will have the ability to turn your WIFI and Bluetooth on and off, sources claim. It may even have the ability to take pictures and videos for you. We don’t see how this one could be practical for day to day camera use. We believe that the primary reason for using Siri is that it allows you to be handsfree. Surely, some more useful features could be added, like having the ability to update your Facebook and Twitter accounts using Siri. Siri could use some development with its nationality, for example at present you cant use Siri to find maps or directions on your phone outside of the U.S. This has caused many people to be disappointed with the new assistant feature.

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