Apple has just made a quiet update to its iPod touch lineup, launching a new 16 GB fifth-generation model without a rear camera for $229. The new iPod touch is only available with a black front and silver back and replaces the fourth-generation iPod touch. The new model can be found in the Apple Store here for $229 and should be available in Apple Retail Stores within the next couple of days. » Apple Launches New 16 GB iPod Touch With No Rear Camera For $229
Apple has just announced that global superstars including Justin Timberlake, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Jack Johnson and Jessie J are among the headliners at this year’s iTunes Festival in London. Running every night in September at the Roundhouse, the iTunes Festival features over 60 acts performing at the legendary venue. Performances can be watched live or on-demand on the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, or by music fans with iTunes on their computer or in HD with Apple TV. Tickets are free for competition winners only. » Apple Announces 2013 iTunes Festival in London With Timberlake, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Jack Johnson, Jessie J & Many More
After the break you will find a new iOS 7 concept, by Christian Lue and Ran Avni. The concept shows Panorama Backgrounds, Quick Reply, Enhanced Siri Capabilities, Improved Music Player, Thumbnail Icons for Folders, Better Settings Control and a flat UI. Check out the video after the break. » New iOS 7 Concepts Shows Panoramic Wallpaper, Flat UI, New Siri And More
Incase has released the Chrome Slider Case for iPhone 5, a case made of hardshell plastic with a mirror finish and features a minimal wall thickness of 1 mm. Interior rubber guardrails provide shock absorption in addition to impact and scratch protection and each case features a fluorescent pop lining. You can buy the Chrome Slider Case for $29.95 at the Incase webstore here. » Incase Chrome Slider Case for iPhone 5
Apple has reduced prices on refurbished models of the iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad, with all models now carrying approximately 15% discounts relative to brand-new units. Apple has also knocked $30 off of the price of its refurbished Thunderbolt and LED Cinema Displays, bringing the prices down to $799 compared to $999 brand-new. » Apple Reduced Prices on Refurbished iPad Mini and iPad 4 Models
Apple has just rolled out some updates to its online store, introducing a cleaner look for the store. The new look brings an all-feature design focusing more on product images and removed the sidebars with additional links. The German website Macerkopf.de [Google translation] noticed that Apple has also added the ability for users in the German online store to pay for their purchases via PayPal.
Apple has just released iTunes 11.0.3 which comes with several new features and improvements, including a New MiniPlayer “MiniPlayer now includes a beautiful new view that showcases your album artwork In addition, a progress bar is now built right into MiniPlayer“, Improved Songs View “You can now enjoy your album artwork while in Songs view“, and Multi-Disc Albums “Albums with multiple discs now appear as a single album“. » Apple Releases iTunes 11.0.3: New MiniPlayer, Improved Songs View & Multi-Disc Album