Apple awarded $30m contract to supply LA schools with iPads, Microsoft not happy

Apple has scored a tasty $30 million contract with the LA Unified Schools District to supply students at 47 campuses with an iPad. As you might expect, Microsoft is somewhat miffed about the deal.

DT Deals: A 10-foot Lightning cable that won’t stretch your budget

No more sitting by the walls waiting for your phone or tablet to charge up. Today's DT Deals offers a Lightning cable for iPhone 5 and iPad mini for half the price - but several times the length.
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Apple MacBook Air 13-inch (2013) Review

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Relax, wannabe designers: iOS 7 will succeed despite your icon tantrums

Last week, Apple unveiled a brand new look and feel for iOS 7, but before its presentation ended, the Internet was up in arms about how bad the icons look. Here's why it doesn't matter.

Secret menu discovered inside iOS 7 beta, reveals new gestures being tested by Apple

A developer has uncovered a hidden settings menu in the beta version of iOS 7, which reveals Apple is testing new features and gestures, that could be introduced in future versions of the new OS.

You can already make your Android phone look like iOS 7

A new custom theme allows Android 4.0+ users to get a taste of iOS 7 without an iPhone, mimicking the new Jony Ive design that was recently unveiled. Besides the look, its creator also added custom apps to help deliver a more authentic…

Watch: OS X Mavericks multi-monitor mode demoed on six 27-inch displays

Now that developer preview of Apple's OS X Mavericks is available, we're starting to see demonstrations of the new OS. One user with sweet-looking six (!) monitor setup take us through Apple's new full-screen app support within a…

Apple gets transparent, explains how much customer information it revealed to NSA

In the midst of the current NSA privacy controversy, Apple shared how much customer information it released at the request of the government. Information given was spread across local, state, and federal branches.

Steve Jobs bio arriving in paperback September 10, features new cover shot

It's been a long while coming, but publisher Simon & Schuster has finally decided to give the paperback edition of Walter Isaacson's 2011 Steve Jobs biography a release, complete with new cover shot and afterword.

Office 365 is finally available on the iPhone

Office Mobile for iOS has officially launched for iPhone. It supports document creation and editing in Word and Excel, as well as document viewing in PowerPoint, and syncs with SkyDrive, Microsoft's cloud service.

Trash can that looks like new Mac Pro causes a stir in Japan

The design of the new Mac Pro is SO 2008, at least, it is if the design of the Tubelor trash can is anything to go by. The Tubelor hit the headlines in Japan this week when someone noticed it bore a striking resemblance to Apple's new…

Good news for mobile gamers: Apple is set to license a range of official, iOS 7 game controllers

Apple has prepared a series of guidelines for a new range of officially licensed game controllers for use with iOS 7 iPhone, iPad and iPod devices, which are expected to launch later this year.