There are new images of the iPad Mini rear panel that were leaked in the net. As you know the release of iPad Mini is expected in October 2012. Chinese website tech.163 was published photo of the rear panel, claimed to have received the item from the contract Apple vendor.
It was assumed that the iPhone 5 will get NFC chip for wireless short range. However, the new spy shots of the internal components of a smartphone argue that Apple novelty still be without NFC. Last week we published photos of iPhone 5 NFC chip where you could see an unknown component. Its dimensions are the same as the size of some of the NFC chip, suggesting that the implementation of this technology in the new smartphone is true.
Developers from Apple company are working hard to give the company’s users convenience in using Apple products. Now it is possible to download the third beta version of OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.2 on build 12C43. A couple of weeks ago we wrote you about OS X 10.8.2 for Mac build 12C31a which was a pre-release. Last night Apple launched the third beta version of the OS X 10.8.2 Mountain Lion. New beta got this build – 12C43. Apple is working fast to release open-source operating system upgrade, because the second version is fresh at the moment.
I’m sure that every Apple follower knows that the new iPhone will feature smaller dock connector but there is one question. What will Apple do with dock connector adapter for iPhone 5? A few hours ago, the network got the information that Apple will still be selling the adapter for the new reduced docking connector. As you know, all existing iPhone 5 accessories will not suit with current iPhone models, so the appearance of this enhancement is vital for those who managed to accumulate a large number of accessories for iPhone. It is reported that Apple will sell its adapter by one or by three in one pack.
Scandal with 12 million stolen UDID by hackers from AntiSec group continues to grow slowly. Earlier it was reported that among the victims of this hack was even iPad of Barack Obama. You can also check if your UDID was hacked or not. But today Apple responded on this AntiSec UDID hack. As long as all parties remain relatively calm – hackers have posted a million UDID to the network and temporarily hiding, the FBI strongly denied AntiSec hack and the possibility that their employees could have an impressive stock of private data, and yesterday decided to keep up with Apple and also responded on the situation.
Yesterday I reported that a team of hackers known as AntiSec managed to steal more than 12 million Apple UDID from FBI and place online 1 million of them. And here you can check if your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch UDID was hacked too. There is a possibility that among disclosed identifiers is UDID of the president of U.S. Barack H. Obama, who is a devoted fan of Apple products.
On September 12 when Apple will officially unveil the iPhone 5, there are less than a week, but the number of rumors surrounding the upcoming release is increasing. There are many photos and images of internal components of the new smartphone on the net. Today the new video appeared on which demonstrated iPhone 5 with a 4-inch screen in action for the first time, thus confirming the accuracy of the previous leaks.
Yesterday Apple confirmed the launch date of iPhone 5 is going to take place on September 12. However it wasn’t a big news because the rumors about it had been for the long time. But today, it seems, happened unofficial confirmation that iPhone 5 will be on sale in the U.S. market and the countries of the first wave on September 21.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has stated that there was no evidence that hackers from AntiSec could get from employee’s laptop codes to identify the 12 million iOS personal data of their respective owners and that iPad and iPhone UDID hack was a fake. Office has declared that they does not see any connection between its employees and the leak of the information.
Apple sent out to journalists and media official invitation to iPhone 5 launch date on September 12, dedicated to the announcement of the next-generation iPhone. Traditionally, Apple just does not name the topic of the press conference, but it gives a hint to the invitation using the provided image with the words “It’s almost here”. This time it depicts the figure of 12, which turns into a drop shadow to the number 5. Thus, the company is likely to give its new iPhone name – iPhone 5.