Apple can now fix your cracked iPhone 5C screen in the store

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Apple can now fix your cracked iPhone 5C screen in the store

You may be able to get your iPhone 5C's cracked screen replaced at your local Apple Store.

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Your local Apple store may now be able to replace a cracked iPhone 5C screen while you wait.

The $149 in-store repair option for the lower-cost iPhone reportedly debuted on Monday, according to CNNMoney. Up till now, Apple had to ship iPhone 5C units with cracked screens to (more…)

Apple scores $10 billion in App Store sales for 2013

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Apple scores $10 billion in App Store sales for 2013

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Apple took home more than $10 billion last year from mobile app sales.

Announcing the news on Tuesday, Apple said that more than $1 billion was generated in December alone. During that time, customers downloaded almost 3 billion apps, making December Apple ‘s most lucrative month since the App Store opened for business.

Developers also have shared in Apple ‘s fortunes, (more…)

Nokia purges Here Maps from App Store over iOS 7 issues

Uncategorized | Wednesday December 25 2013 4:18 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

Nokia purges Here Maps from App Store over iOS 7 issues

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iPhone and iPad users searching for Nokia’s Here Maps app in the App Store will come up empty.

Nokia removed its maps app from Apple ‘s store earlier this week seemingly over problems related to iOS 7. Trying to access the app through the App Store now returns an error that it’s no longer available. Nokia didn’t reveal the specific causes for the app’s ouster but did send (more…)

Apple to offer in-store iPhone repairs, says report

Uncategorized | Thursday October 31 2013 6:35 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Apple to offer in-store iPhone repairs, says report

Apple may soon offer in-store repairs for the newest iPhones.

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Break the touch screen on your iPhone and your local Apple Store may soon be able to replace just the screen rather than charge you for a whole new phone.

Apple is prepping its stores to repair and replace parts for the iPhone 5S and 5C, “sources with knowledge of the upcoming initiative” told 9to5Mac. This (more…)

Apple revives in-store pickup for iPhone 5S

Uncategorized | Tuesday September 24 2013 6:34 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

Apple revives in-store pickup for iPhone 5S

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Apple has brought back its personal pickup service for buyers of the iPhone 5S.

Through in-store pickup, you can purchase the 5S through Apple ‘s online store or through the Apple Store mobile app. Once the phone is available, you’ll receive an e-mail alerting you that it’s ready to be picked up at your desired Apple Store location.

The iPhone 5S was available for in-store pickup when it (more…)

Apple reportedly preps in-store demo of iPhone 5S Touch ID

Uncategorized | Tuesday September 10 2013 4:06 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Apple reportedly preps in-store demo of iPhone 5S Touch ID

Apple 's new Touch ID fingerprint scanner.

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Apple customers curious about the new fingerprint scanner on the iPhone 5S will be able to check one out in the flesh, according to 9to5Mac.

Citing information from unspecified sources, the blog site said Monday that a special demo application will be available on iPhone 5S floor models starting September 20.

Those of you shopping (more…)

Apple Store app gets new shipping options

Uncategorized | Sunday March 10 2013 4:58 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

Apple Store app gets new shipping options

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Apple has updated its Apple Store app with two handy new options for buyers.

Released yesterday, version 2.5 of the app now lets you see whether an item that you order online can be delivered to your local Apple store.

Simply tap on the Check Availability link after you choose an item. Enter your city or ZIP code. The app shows you a list of the closest Apple (more…)

Apple adds Passbook-enabled gift cards to its store app

Uncategorized | Thursday November 8 2012 8:03 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Apple adds Passbook-enabled gift cards to its store app

Apple gift cards now support Passbook.

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Apple is finally tapping into its own Passbook app by adding it as an option for store gift cards.

You can send someone a gift card either through the Apple Store app on your iPhone or iPad, or the Apple Store gift card Web page. In the Apple Store app, you’ll need to scroll to the bottom of the home page and tap on the (more…)

Apple Store app now supports iPhone 5

Uncategorized | Wednesday October 3 2012 6:20 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , ,

Apple Store app now supports iPhone 5

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The Apple Store app is now iPhone 5 friendly.

Released last Friday, the new version now uses the full 4 inches of the iPhone 5’s screen, taking advantage of the 16:9 aspect ratio.

The iPhone 5 has been lauded for its 4-inch screen. But the new display has put the onus on app makers to update their software for the longer screen size. A slew of developers have (more…)

Apple can replace broken iPhone 5 screens in the store, says report

Uncategorized | Friday September 21 2012 3:15 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

Apple can replace broken iPhone 5 screens in the store, says report

An inside look at the iPhone 5.

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iPhone 5 users who suffer a broken or scratched screen may be able to get a replacement directly in the store, according to a report from iMore.

Citing “sources within Apple retail,” the blog site said that the equipment used to replace iPhone screens has started showing up in the stores themselves. This move means that Apple store reps could outfit an iPhone (more…)

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