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Steve Jobs

RIP Steve Jobs (updated)

The world has lost a visionary. And there may be no greater tribute to Steve’s success than the fact that much of the world learned of his passing on a device he invented. (US President Barack Obama) Steve Jobs has died at the age of 56. May he rest in peace. As a mark of […]

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iPhone 5 Mockup by Macrumors

iPhone 5 Ireland (updated)

We keep getting asked about the iPhone 5 release date in Ireland, wish we knew. It’s not been announced by Apple yet. We will update this page with the date, however we are opening this post to start the discussion. We are interested to hear what you have heard about the release date, or even […]

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Apple Store Ireland

IRELAND: “Where is our Apple Retail store?”

I’ve been reading a lot on the internet about the so-called fake Apple retail stores in Asia, I understand that two have now been closed now, not because of any reaction from Apple (yet), but because they were unlicensed. There is still some of them open for business. It makes me wonder why we don’t […]

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iOS 5 First look

iOS 5 beta for iPhone 4

Thanks to a really great contact on Twitter I managed to grab the first beta of iOS 5. While much of the great and wonderful updates have been reported on already, I have been through the settings and jotted down some notes on what I found. Here are a few observations on iOS 5. As promised […]

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Meteor

Meteor iPhone plans

Meteor don’t seem to sell the iPhone in Ireland. But I have noticed Meteor offer some very attractive price plans that include data, that would work nicely with the iPhone. I currently pay 45 euro for 150 minutes and texts on O2 with 1GB data, under an 18month contract, that price plan included an iPhone […]

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iPad Cover

No iPad 2 for me!

Tablet PC’s have been around for sometime now. But Apple have really woken the industry bringing it’s knowledge of touch screens from the iPhone to the iPad. The iPad was deeply criticized as a giant iPhone, but it was still a huge hit and with the iPad 2 gaining first time iPad owners, as well as […]

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