Apple iOS 5 is expected to be available for update and download in iTunes today, October 12, 2011. iOS 5 is compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch 3rd generation, iPod touch 4th generation, iPad and iPad 2, according to Apple official website. iTunes 10.5 update for Mac and Windows operating systems was released earlier today at Apple iTunes website.
The release of the new version of iTunes is in preparation for compatibility with the other Apple’s new product releases.
Starting with the iTunes update, it will be a busy week for Apple with the release of the feature packed iOS 5. Over a hundred million existing iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users is expected to update their devices starting tonight and the succeeding days.
Apple stores and other iPhone retailers are expecting massive sales of iPhone 4S which will be available starting Friday, October 14.
Discounts from a low 15% up to as high as 75% are available on many items that include the following:
- Mobile Phones
- Home Theater
- iPod & MP3 Players
- Cameras & Camcorders
- Car & GPS
- Home & Appliances
- Video Games
- Movies & TV Shows
- Musical Instruments
- Licensed Merchandise
Best deals on Columbus Day 2011 Holiday Special Sale in stores includes:
- $329.99 Lenovo IdeaPad K1 Tablet
- Save $600 or $900 on Samsung HDTVs
- 50% off Halloween merchandise
Steve Jobs, former Apple CEO and the man behind the development of Apple‘s iPhone, iPad, iPod, iMac and iTunes, passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at the age of 56, according to an Apple statement as reported by CNN.
The Apple iconic figure, Jobs, succumbed to pancreatic cancer that he has been battling since 2004.
A special Apple home page was dedicated by the company for Jobs.
Apple‘s board of directors has issued an official statement on Jobs‘ death. According to the statement, the board “are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today. Steve’s brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. The world is immeasurably better because of Steve.”
Kindle Fire by Amazon
Kindle Fire will be released by Amazon on November 15, 2011 in time for the coming holiday season. The new line of Kindle, now boast of an innovative browsing experience with its Amazon Silk browser and a whole lot more of promising features and technological advancements. Kindle Fire will surely lit the tablet war even more as it offers new options to consumers.
Key Features of Amazon Kindle Fire:
- Stunning Color Touchscreen
Its 7″ vibrant color touchscreen delivers 16 million colors in high resolution. Kindle Fire uses the same iPad IPS (in-plane switching) technology that provides an extra-wide viewing angle.
- Fast, Dual-Core Processor
Kindle Fire is powered by a state-of-the-art dual-core processor that is fast, and provides powerful performance for music streaming while downloading downloading videos.
- Ultra-fast web browsing – Amazon Silk
Amazon Silk exclusively developed for Kindle Fire provides cloud-accelerated browser with split browser architecture that helps utilized the computing speed and power of the Amazon Web Services and the cloud. Unlike the Apple iPad, Kindle Fire fully supports Adobe® Flash® Player.
- Extra Durable Display
The Kindle Fire display is very strong and is 20 times stiffer and 30 times harder than plastic to endure any accidental bumps and drops.
- 17 Million Songs
Kindle Fire users can utilize the 17 million songs in the music library from Amazon MP3 store or download them and listen offline.
Technical Specifications of Amazon Kindle Fire
|Display||7″ multi-touch display with IPS (in-plane switching) technology and anti-reflective treatment, 1024 x 600 pixel resolution at 169 ppi, 16 million colors.|
|Size (in inches)||7.5″ x 4.7″ x 0.45″ (190 mm x 120 mm x 11.4 mm).|
|Weight||14.6 ounces (413 grams).|
|System Requirements||No need to sync with a computer.|
|On-device Storage||8GB internal. Can store 80 apps, 10 movies or 800 songs or 6,000 books.|
|Cloud Storage||Free cloud storage for all Amazon content|
|Battery Life||Up to 8 hours of continuous reading or 7.5 hours of video playback, with wireless off. Battery life will vary based on wireless usage, such as web browsing and downloading content.|
|Charge Time||Fully charges in approximately 4 hours via included U.S. power adapter. Also supports charging from your computer via USB.|
|Wi-Fi Connectivity||Supports public and private Wi-Fi networks or hotspots that use the 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, or 802.1X standard with support for WEP, WPA and WPA2 security using password authentication; does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.|
|USB Port||USB 2.0 (micro-B connector)|
|Audio||3.5 mm stereo audio jack, top-mounted stereo speakers.|
|Content Formats Supported||Kindle (AZW), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively, Audible (Audible Enhanced (AA, AAX)), DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, OGG, WAV, MP4, VP8.|
Amazon is now accepting pre-orders online on a first come, first served basis.
AIM Global Inc. is a Philippine multi-level marketing (MLM) company that provides opportunity plan presentation (OPP) to members and non-members. The OPP is usually conducted by successful AIM Global members to provide pointers on how to be successful in the AIM Global business.
Last September 10, 2011, AIM Global had an OPP at the MVL Center in Lipa City, Batangas. The OPP speaker is no less than Mr. Raymond “John” Asperin, AIM Global‘s Mr. Excitement and one of the owners of AIM Global Inc.. Mr. Asperin is the VP for Marketing of AIM Global Inc..
The AIM Global OPP in Lipa City is a blockbuster with a lot of attendees and Mr. Asperin really brought the house down with his lively presentation and jokes. The charisma and wit of Mr. Asperin has made him one of the in-demand OPP speakers for AIM Global Inc..
Mr. Asperin discussed the different benefits of joining AIM Global. He also provided some tips in becoming a successful AIM Global member.
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