The end of the year wouldn't be complete without a penultimate appearance from CNET Audiophiliac Steve Guttenberg. We'll check in with the new Rough Trade record store in Brooklyn, sample a variety of hi-fi gear, and preview a movie about the best-selling band you've never heard of.
ComScore finds US online shoppers using desktop computers spent 10 percent more than last holiday season, propelled by gadget sales. It was expecting an increase of 14 percent.
To find out how the iOS 4.0.1 update affects everyday usability, we took two iPhone 4s and compared the number of displayed bars in various places in San Francisco.
Apple has rolled out a firmware update that changes the way the iPhone interprets signal strength, so that it more accurately displays the signal available to the device
Users are reporting errors when installing latest update to iOS 4. Despite repeated attempts, some say install freezes two-thirds through.
As CNET's Erica Ogg reported earlier today, Apple has released the iOS 4.0.1 update, which is supposed to address a display problem with the iPhone's signal strength calculation, which Apple claims is part of the reason people are seeing the signals drop off rapidly when there is an interruption in the antenna's RF signal.
MacFixIt reader Jefferis P. brings to our attention an issue regarding Safari 4.0.1 activating a pop up screen requesting a password when attempting to access the Apple Support Discussions site. With recent reports of malware and socially engineered sites
Apple has released a small update for Safari, which addresses small incompatibilities between the new browser and iPhoto '09 where people were experiencing problems with Places and Facebook publishing.
Addressing a bevy of issues.