Jimmy Kimmel knows what makes a good viral prank. Read on…
The iPhone 6 is expected to feature a larger screen, a move that seemingly heads away from Apple’s “unwavering principle of one hand use.” Or does it? Read on…
For the 8th straight year Apple is bringing the iTunes Festival to London, England…for a 30-day event featuring live performances by some of the biggest artists in the industry. This year that great list includes Maroon 5, Pharrell Williams, Beck, Sam Smith, Blondie, Kylie, David Guetta, 5 Seconds of Summer, Calvin Harris, and Chrissie Hynde, and many more for sure.
The festival is held at the legendary Roundhouse, with a small and intimate capacity of only 5,000. The festival is free for those who attend, and is also broadcast to iOS devices, iTunes, and the Apple TV, so there is no reason not to tune in even if you can’t be there!
From Apple Press:
Apple Announces Eighth Annual iTunes Festival in London
iTunes Festival Returns to the Legendary Roundhouse for 30 Days with the World’s Biggest Artists Including Maroon 5, Pharrell Williams, Beck, Sam Smith, Blondie, Kylie, David Guetta, 5 Seconds of Summer, Calvin Harris, Chrissie Hynde & Many More
LONDON―July 21, 2014―Apple® today announced that Maroon 5, Pharrell Williams, Beck, Sam Smith, Blondie, Kylie, David Guetta, 5 Seconds of Summer, Calvin Harris, Chrissie Hynde and many more of the world’s biggest artists will be headlining this year’s iTunes® Festival. Returning to the UK for an eighth year―following a week of incredible live performances in March at SXSW―the iTunes Festival will feature over 60 acts throughout September at the legendary Roundhouse. iTunes performances can be watched live or on-demand by millions of iOS users around the world on their iPhone®, iPad® or iPod touch® and iTunes on their computer or in stunning HD with Apple TV®. Tickets are free for competition winners only.
“The iTunes Festival in London is back with another stunning line-up of world class performers and tremendous new acts,” said Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Internet Software and Services. “These live shows capture the heart and soul of iTunes and we love bringing them to our customers in the Roundhouse, as well as to the millions of people watching all over the world for free.”
Music fans from across the world can win tickets to the iTunes Festival through competitions run by local media partners. In the UK, fans can win tickets by entering ballots on iTunes, as well as through select media partners including Global Radio and the London Evening Standard.
Since the inaugural Festival at London’s Institute for Contemporary Arts in 2007, over 430 artists have performed in front of more than 430,000 fans and tens of millions more online and on-demand. Now in its eighth year, the iTunes Festival has played host to performers including Adele, Coldplay, Elton John, Foo Fighters, Justin Timberlake, Kings of Leon, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Muse, Sir Paul McCartney and many, many more.
For updates, tickets and additional information, please visit: www.iTunesFestival.com, or join the conversation @iTunesfestival and #iTunesfestival.
Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has reinvented the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices with iPad.
Press Release – [Link]
Apple has reportedly placed an incredible order for the upcoming iPhone 6 according to Taiwan’s Business Weekly.
All signs indicate the device will be launched in the fall with Apple placing an order twice as big as the one for the iPhone 5’s launch in 2012 to help meet consumer demand. Read on…
The iPhone 6 is – likely – only two months from release and to make sense of all the rumors circulating about the device Nowhereelse.fr compiled an infographic to sort through what we think we know about Apple’s next flagship phone. Read on…
In Case You Missed It
There is always so much going on in the world of technology and Apple, that sometimes things fall between the cracks.
Here are a few stories I’d like to toss in your direction.
New or old, just in case you missed them.