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Apple updated its suite of productivity apps iWork for all its platforms (OS X, iOS, iCloud). The iOS and OS X versions have a ton of improvements and fixes, as well as new features including sharing documents in a new "view only" setting where users wouldn't be able to edit documents. iWork on iCloud has similar new features and improvements, including a facelift.
Apple announced today that it has reintroduced the 4th generation iPad into the market, replacing the iPad 2. The retina Display iPad now starts at $399 for the 16GB Wi-Fi model and $529 for the 16GB Wi-Fi + Cellular model. The 4th generation iPad is now available at Apple's website and stores.
Apple updated its iOS Remote app today. The update allows users to control iTunes Radio within Apple TV. The update also includes others improvements and fixes.
Apple finally released iOS 7.1 updated for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The update brings a range of new features and design changes. But most importantly, the update include an important fix to a bug that causes the iOS device to respring (home screen crash).
Apple doesn't seem to get it right. That pesky bug that continues to cause headaches to iPhone users is back as Daylight Savings Time kicks-in in the US today, which means clocks are set ahead one hour. iPhone users might find their devices with one hour ahead, this happened to me this morning when I woke up at 11am and find out it was actually 10am (I'm in Puerto Rico where the time stays constant throughout the year).
This morning Apple announced the rollout of CarPlay, a feature that brings iOS to cars, allowing drivers to use their iPhones in a more safe, smart and fun way with iOS integrated as part of the car's interface. Shortly after the announcement, car maker Volvo gave a glimpse of how CarPlay will look like on its upcoming cars with a video.
As rumored to happen in March, Apple announced the rollout of iOS in the Car, now called CarPlay. This feature allows drivers to use their iPhones in their cars in a more smarter, safer and fun way, according to the company. Drivers can make calls, use Maps, access messages and listen to music in a more intuitive way. CarPlay can be controlled using the car's interface or push a button to activate Siri and use voice.
Following yesterday's update of OS X Mavericks 10.9.2, Apple has released an update for iTunes. iTunes 11.1.5 comes with some fixes and improvements for its overall performance.