Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 08:02 AM | Posted by LOOPRumors Staff
The Georgia-based North Point Community Church’s iBand, made up of ten professional musicians using five iPads and five iPhones performed in front of the church’s 12,000 person congregation on December 5th.
The iBand performed Christmas classics including “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” and “Carol of the Bells” using apps like Pocket Organ and SoundGrid.
“The iBand rehearsed for only a few hours on the Wednesday before the Sunday service,” reports the Toronto Star.
‘“If we’d only we’d been able to practise a few more times, we could have hit a few more notes,’ jokes [Reid] Greven.”
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 03:03 PM | Posted by LOOPRumors Staff
Today, Apple released iTunes 10.1.1, which addresses some bugs that could cause the application to crash.
-Addresses an issue where some music videos may not play on Macs equipped with NVIDIA GeForce 9400 or 9600 graphics.
-Resolves an issue where iTunes may unexpectedly quit when deleting a playlist that has the iTunes Sidebar showing.
-Fixes a problem where iTunes may unexpectedly quit when connecting an iPod to a Mac equipped with a PowerPC processor.
-Addresses an issue where some music videos may not sync to an iPod, iPhone, or iPad.
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 02:46 PM | Posted by LOOPRumors Staff
For anyone interested in protecting their Apple iPad from potential theft, Mac Locks is now offering what it calls the world’s first locking iPad case.
The iPad Security Case is a hard plastic case with a security slot that can be left on for everyday protection. The case is complemented by a strong steel cable which locks on to the case and can be tethered to a fixed object like a table.
The case by itself goes for $39.95 and case/cable combination is $64.95.