Best Buy to Offer $50 Gift Card on iPad Purchase, $25 on iPad Mini

If you are thinking about buying the Retina display iPad or an iPad 2, check the offer Best Buy have for you. The retail giant has a limited time offer going on that entitles you to a free $50 gift card with the purchase of Retina iPad or iPad 2. If you purchase an iPad mini from Best Buy, you will get a $25 gift card. The offer is valid for all the iPad Models – Wifi and Cellular-starting from 16GB to 128GB. The offer is valid from 20 July to 22 July.

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Apple Expected to Buy HopStop

Let’s face the fact. Apple introduced Maps application which has been a total disaster. The application is still not as good as Google Maps and you may end up somewhere else rather than your desired destination. It has been revealed that Apple is planning to buy the navigation tool HopStop in order to improve their maps application. Apple also purchased Locationary, a company said to be the Wikipedia for companies. The news emerges from sources who wish to be anonymous as the deal is not yet final.

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Another Person in China Gets Electrocuted While Charging His iPhone 4

Using counterfeit products is not always recommended. Few days back, a Chinese girl was killed when she tried to answer a call on her iPhone 5 while charging and got electrocuted. Another report has emerged – again in China – that reports a man getting shocked when plugging in an iPhone 4 using a third party adapter.

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Apple Testing iPad With 13 Inch Display

According to a recent report by the WSJ, Apple is testing an iPad with a larger display, the device is rumored to feature a 13 inch display, and the company is also rumored to be working on larger display iPhone’s as well.

Apple is rumored to be trying out iPhone’s with display of between 4.7 inches and 5.7 inches, of course this does not mean that these devices will ever be released as they are apparently only being tested at the moment.

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iTunes Radio To Offer Pre-Release Album Stream To Users

iTunes Radio which launched earlier this year on September 18th after being announced at the 2013 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference on June 10, 2013.

The new Apple iTunes Radio service is a free, ad-supported music streaming technology available to all iTunes users and features Siri integration on iOS.

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Apple Has Paid Out Over $8 Billion To Developers

Apple’s App Store has been a massive success for the company with billions of apps downloaded, it has also been a massive success for app developers and Apple’s CEO Tim Cook announced today during a conference at Goldman Sachs that Apple have paid over $8 billion to developers.

In January Apple announced that its app store had reached a massive 40 billion app downloads, they also announced at the same time that they had paid out over $7 billion to developers.

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