• Apple To Launch iAd In The UK, France In December – Germany's Next

    Apple has announced that it will be launching its iAd mobile advertising network in Europe shortly, as expected. First up are the UK and France, which will be getting iAd this December, with Germany following next January. Apple has also announced which advertising partners it will launch in Europe with – the list includes L’Oréal, Renault, Louis Vuitton, Nespresso, Citi, Evian… Read More

  • Carol Bartz: Facebook Is Creepy, Apple's iAd Won't Work, And More Gems

    The love/hate relationship between Yahoo‘s CEO and the rest of the world continues. Carol Bartz was recently interviewed by USA Today, and couldn’t help being her eloquent self again. To give you a taste: Q: Who’s your biggest single competitor? A: Facebook — not today, but they could be. If they keep going, they will have the vault of information on everybody in the… Read More

  • Symantec: Apple Needs To Fix iPhone (& iPad) Security Flaw ASAP

    A newly discovered security flaw puts any device that runs iOS, including the iPhone and iPad, at risk! At risk from what, you ask? An evildoer could remotely take control of your device, leaving you holding a hunk of plastic that you have zero control over. Symantec, which first discovered the security flaw, says Apple needs to patch the vulnerability ASAP, lest the bad guys cause a bit of havoc. Read More

  • Greystripe: Developer Sign-Ups Doubled Following Apple's New Ad Network Policy

    Following the drama of Apple’s new developer licensing agreement a few weeks ago, independent mobile ad network Greystripe is reporting double the number of developer sign ups to its network. According to the new terms of the agreement, only “independent” ad-serving companies will be able to serve ads, possibly ruling out Google’s AdMob, one of the largest mobile ad… Read More

  • The iPad Store Is Going Global

    BREAKING: The Apple iPad store is now popping up in other countries allowing iPad users to purchase apps directly on iPad using your their iTunes account. So far we’ve confirmed it’s appeared in the UK, Belgium, Spain, Israel, France and New Zealand among others. In fact, a quick check around the other stores also confirms that this looks like a worldwide release. However it looks… Read More