Articles By Dave Smith

From Companies Aug 24, 2012

Will Apple Release The iPhone 5 A Full Month Before The iPad Mini?

On Wednesday, Sept. 12, Apple is expected to debut the new iPhone, unofficially dubbed iPhone 5, as well as a brand-new tablet to its iPad line, the iPad Mini. We may even see a new iPod Nano, and a new 13" inch Retina MacBook Pro. However, it is highly unlikely these products will be released together.

From Companies Aug 23, 2012

Apple Pulls Mac ‘Genius’ Ads Entirely: Why It's Not Over Yet

In response to this unprecedented level of ad disapproval, Apple on Thursday reportedly pulled all of the "Genius" commercials from its website and from its YouTube channel. Apple would like to believe these three Mac commercials never existed, and so would we.

From Companies Aug 23, 2012

Mars Rover Curiosity Landing: Watch NASA's First HD Video Of The Descent To Gale Crater [VIDEO]

More than two weeks after the Curiosity rover successfully landed on Mars, NASA on Wednesday finally released a full-resolution video of Curiosity's descent to the red planet. You can view the video here, or at the bottom of this page.

From Companies Aug 23, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 Release Date Approaches: 5 Reasons You Should Wait To Sell Your Current Phone

We're less than a month away from the alleged unveiling date for the iPhone 5, and Apple fans can't wait to get their hands on the company's latest model, which promises a new exterior design and hundreds of new features inside.

From Companies Aug 23, 2012

Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.1 Update: Apple Addresses Battery Life, Safari, Mail Clients

Mac OS X Mountain Lion has out in the wild for a month now, and by and large, users are very happy with Apple's biggest new cat. Apple will address some of the most common issues reported among early adopters of Mountain Lion in the 10.8.1 update, but on Tuesday, it's been reported that the first maintenance upgrade "substantially" improves battery life on MacBook laptops.

From Companies Aug 22, 2012

Apple iPad Mini Rumors: 5 Concept Designs We Love [PICTURES]

The iPad Mini, the Apple device reportedly coming in September that is not named "iPhone," has been rumored since early January -- reports then called it "the iPad 4" -- but few know any real details about Apple's incredible shrunk-down tablet, especially concernimg its appearance.

From Companies Aug 22, 2012

RIP Nintendo Power Magazine: 1988-2012

One of the longest-running printed video game magazines in the U.S. in Canada, Nintendo Power magazine will finally close its doors after a 24-year run. Nintendo Power is dead. Long live Nintendo Power.

From Companies Aug 22, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 Rumors: Release Date In September, Says German Carrier Mobilcom Debitel

In case you needed any more confirmation that Apple's next iPhone is coming in September, German carrier Mobilcom Debitel has added fuel to the iPhone 5 fire. The company is now featuring a page on their site with a red veil covering what appears to be an iPhone, hinting at its September release date.

From Companies Aug 21, 2012

Instacube: Hey Instagram, Your Hardware Solution Just Launched On Kickstarter [VIDEO]

The Instacube, which launched on Kickstarter Tuesday morning, is the solution for Instagram users that want enjoy their photos in more casual way. Now, anyone can passively view their Instagram feeds in their living rooms, on their work desks, or on their nightstands. They're party centerpieces, and a great way to immediately display photos being taken at that very party.

From Companies Aug 21, 2012

Apple (AAPL) Stock Price Becomes Most Valuable In History, But There’s Still More Work To Do

After enjoying a record-breaking quarter earlier this year, Apple posted yet another milestone on Monday, this time for its stock. With its stock reaching $660.73 a share at one point early Monday morning, Apple finally surpassed Microsoft as the most valuable publicly traded stock, achieving a market capitalization of $619.37 billion, the largest cap ever recorded.