Grab brunch and your iPad, catch up on last week’s news


Apple this week stoked the fires around the TV rumors when they purchased the company that produced Matcha, a combined search for video services. After a couple of long weeks over at Apple legal they caught a break in the App Store monopoly case, as the plaintiffs did not include specific evidence of harm. The iTunes store has some film bundles they’re selling at a discount, so go check those out. The App store guidelines have been updated for some [legal compliance] for children’s privacy laws and gambling apps. Apple expanded their third party charger program to three more countries: Canada, UK, and Australia. Finally developers out there this week got a preview of what the iOS 7 inspired version of the iCloud site will look like.

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Though this is directed more toward PC users, Mac users still could use a few of these tips. Also good for family tech support calls.

Matthew Ingram at Giga OM debunks the idea that Craigslist killed the local paper.

Om Malik shows that Google outages are almost analogous to Internet outages.

UCB parodies life hacking for the forever alone crowd.

Yeah I know it’s Gizmodo, but it’s Woz. I’m sure that’s offsetting penalties or something.

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