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New on iTunes Trailers – The November Man starring Pierce Brosnan

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Starting to today applegoss is going to keep you up to date with the latest and greatest trailers from iTunes. To kick things off we give you the trailer The November Man starring Pierce Brosnan: “Code named “The November Man,” Peter Devereaux (Pierce Brosnan) is an extremely dangerous and highly trained ex-CIA agent who is lured out of quiet retirement …

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Your first glance at the new X-Wing fighter from Star Wars: Episode VI

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OK so it’s not goss about Apple but it’s Star Wars and that’s important! J.J. Abrams has given us our first peek at the X-Wing fighter from Star Wars: Episode VII in a video he’s posted promoting “Star Wars: Force for Change“. The project focuses on finding creative solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems, with this campaign raising finds for …

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Apple announces 2014 iTunes Festival with Pharrell Williams, Maroon 5, Kylie, David Guetta and more

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Apple has announced it’s line up for it’s 2014 iTune Festival in London and once again it includes some amazing acts. This year will see Pharrell Williams, Maroon 5, Kylie, David Guetta, 5 Seconds of Summer, Calvin Harris and a heap more take to the stage of the Roundhouse. The festival will run over a week and will broadcast live …

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Are these iPhone 6 renders good enough to lick?

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Website Behance.net has posted these gorgeous renders of what most of the rumour sites are reporting will the iPhone 6 and they look good enough to lick. We’ve seen a lot of renders leading up to the announcement that we believe will happen in September but these images have thrown in the marketing as well! Check you the photos below and let us know what …

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Apple posts “Pride” video on YouTube

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Apple has posted a video entitle “Pride” on their YouTube channel: “On June 29, thousands of Apple employees and their families marched in the San Francisco Pride Parade. They came from around the world — from cities as far as Munich, Paris, and Hong Kong — to celebrate Apple’s unwavering commitment to equality and diversity. Because we believe that inclusion …

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All the highlights from Apple’s WWDC 2014 keynote

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Well the keynote for Apple’s 2014 WWDC is over with Tim Cook kicking off the presentation and Craig Federighi taking over the heavy lifting quite successfully. This years event was all about OSX and iOS 8. First up we have the new version of OS X which will be called Yosemite and available some time in Spring here in Australia. It’s …

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Finally it’s official Apple buys Beats Music for $3 billion

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Finally it’s official, Apple has bought Beats Music for $3 billion dollars. From Apple’s press release: “Apple® today announced it has agreed to acquire the critically acclaimed subscription streaming music service Beats Music, and Beats Electronics, which makes the popular Beats headphones, speakers and audio software. As part of the acquisition, Beats co-founders Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre will join …

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Banners are going up at Moscone West for Apple’s 2014 WWDC

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Looks like the banners are going up at Moscone West for Apple’s 2014 WWDC next week. Twitter user @KielO posted this photo earlier today. Apple has also confirmed that it will stream the event live online  and through a dedicated Apple TV channel. (Source: Apple.com)

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Microsoft is taking on the MacBook Air with it’s Surface Pro 3

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Microsoft looks like it’s taking on Apple’s Macbook Air head on with it’s Surface Pro 3. If I used a windows machine this is the one I would buy (Don’t panic, I’m not changing teams anytime soon!). The Surface Pro 3 features a 12 inch screen making it the perfect in-between device for those who can’t (or don’t) want to buy …

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Facebook – I hate you. Give me back Most Recent on my iPhone!

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I’m so sick of Facebook. No regard for our privacy. They keep messing around with the timeline. They don’t show me all the posts from the people and brands I want and now they have taken away the option to easily see my news feed in chronological order. That’s right with the 10.0 update of Facebook’s iPhone App they’ve buried …

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Will iOS 8 have split screen multitasking?

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Will iOS 8 have slit screen multitasking? 9to5Mac thinks it may: “iOS 8 is likely to supercharge the functionality of Apple’s iPad with a new split-screen multitasking feature, according to sources with knowledge of the enhancement in development. These people say that the feature will allow iPad users to run and interact with two iPad applications at once. Up until …

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Check out this mockup of the iPhone 6 against HTC and Galaxy S5

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There are a heap of mockups of the iPhone 6 kicking around now and 9to5Mac has posted this video showing the rumoured iPhone 6 mocked up in Space Grey. If this mock up is accurate then we can expect to see the next generation iPhone more closely resembling the iPod Touch with rounded corners and a thinner body. Checkout the video …

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Angela Ahrendts has officially started as Senior VP of Retail and Online Stores at Apple

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Angela Ahrendts has finally started with Apple taking on the role of Senior VP of Retail and Online Stores filling the hole left by John Browett who only lasted 6 months in the job. Angela left her previous position as CEO of Burberry yesterday. Tim Cook said the Angela was the “best person in the world for this role.” when he announced …

Steve BarrettAngela Ahrendts has officially started as Senior VP of Retail and Online Stores at Apple