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Flappy Bird developer launches new Swing Copters game

Get it quickly…you never now how long it’ll be available.

Apple releases new video to celebrate diversity among its employees

“From the very beginning, we have been a collective of individuals.”

Appidemic: Red Herring for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

If you’re looking for “a categorical challenge,” you’ve come to the right place.

Rumor: A Lightning cable with a reversible USB end now?

Come on, China…you’re not even trying anymore.

Apple hires former Navteq executive to join Maps division

Still attempting to pacify disgruntled Apple Maps users.

Spotify for iPhone receives new and improved sorting features

Spotify has released updates to its iPhone client—improving sorting capabilities for Play Queue management, adding a filtering option, and checking duplicate songs. The Play Queue management has a drag-and-drop option for listeners to arrange or reorder the songs at their pleasure.

Apple to be Foxconn’s first client in robotic factory services

Is it possible for robots to replace humans in mass production? Foxconn, the chief manufacturer of Apple’s iOS devices, thinks so.

Rumor: 5.5-inch iPhone 6 will launch on September 25

Another iPhone 6 release has surfaced—this one from the Chinese language website, China.com—claiming Apple will announce the next generation iPhone on September 19th ahead of a September 25th launch. The purported iPhone 6 will come with a larger 5.5-inch display, and will be labeled the “iPhone Air.”

Video shows iWatch concept running iOS 8

SET Solution, a Milan-based consultancy company, created a video that features iWatch and iOS 8 concepts in action with a number of key specifications that may or may not be possible for Apple to include. As of press time, the YouTube video has nearly 70,000 views, having just been uploaded on July 2nd.

Groupon app updated for U.S. and U.K. users

The Groupon app has been updated to feature new Nearby and Freebies tabs, an improved user experience in mailbox, new categories, and more. With hundreds of deals and a daily dose of updates from different local merchants, users can find the best travel, shopping, and activities tagged at their lowest prices.

Apple reduces iPhone 5 trade-in value

Users who want to trade in their iPhone 5 for credit towards a newer model will find less value for their legacy devices, as Apple has slashed the trade-in-value by $45. Once as high as $270 at Apple Stores, the iPhone 5 trade-in value is now listed at $225. This offer is available to U.S. and Canada Apple stores only.

Pangu untethered jailbreak supports iOS 7.1.2

Have you updated your firmware already? If you’re having second thoughts and would like to try the Pangu untethered jailbreak solution that was released last week, it’s your lucky day; the developers have already rolled out an updated version, compatible with the latest iOS 7.1.2.