Adobe Updates Photoshop and Illustrator CS6 with Retina Display Support

In line with rumors and speculation from late last month, Adobe today released updates to both Photoshop CS6 and Illustrator CS6 bringing support for Retina displays as found on Apple’s redesigned MacBook Pro models. With this update, customers can see more detail in images, text, and in the Illustrator user interface when working on high-resolution … Continue reading

Apple Fixes Australian Map Error That Caused Police Warning, Issue Traced to Official Gazetteer

A day after police in Victoria, Australia issued a warning to motorists advising them not to rely on Apple Maps for directions to the town of Mildura due to a location error that led several drivers to become stranded in remote Murray-Sunset National Park, The Guardian reports that Apple has fixed the error. Purple pin … Continue reading

U.S. Patent Office Preliminarily Invalidates Apple’s ‘Steve Jobs Patent’ on the iPhone

FOSS Patents reports that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a notice preliminarily ruling that Apple’s massive iPhone patent popularly referred to as “the Steve Jobs patent” invalid in its entirety upon reexamination. The patent, issued as Patent No. 7,479,949, had been granted in January 2009 and incorporated several prior patent applications dating … Continue reading

Official iPad Mini and Fourth-Generation iPad Sales Begin in New Zealand

While a number of customers have been able to get their hands on the iPad mini prematurely either through early deliveries or retailers who began selling the devices before the appointed time, sales have now officially started in New Zealand where it is now the morning of November 2. Twitter user @jgriffinz notes that he … Continue reading

Apple A6 Processor is a Custom Apple Design, Prioritizing Performance and Power Efficiency

As part of their iPhone 5 announcement, Apple revealed that the new iPhone is powered by a new “A6” processor from Apple. The A6 is said to have twice the CPU power and twice the GPU power of the previous generation Apple A5 processor. Beyond that, however, Apple offered few other details about the nature … Continue reading