In Germany, iPhone 5 pre-orders begin

Customers of German network carrier Deutsche Telekom can now put their name on a list to reserve a next-generation iPhone, according to a Bloomberg report.

Sony follows Apple's lead with Thunderbolt

Sony will become the first vendor other than Apple to use Intel's Thunderbolt technology in its products with the announcement of a new range of Vaio laptops.

Intego launches Backup Express tool

Mac security software firm Intego has released Backup Express, a backup and synchronization tool, in the Mac App Store.

Adobe: Row with Apple over Flash is over

Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen has said that his company's row with Apple over the lack of Flash on the iOS platform is "over."

Intel: We own Thunderbolt trademark, not Apple

Intel has responded to speculation that Apple was the owner of the trademark for Thunderbolt, a super-fast connection technology used in the new MacBook Pro and iMac.

Thunderbolt trademarked by Apple, not Intel

Filings with the US and Canadian trademark offices reveal that the Thunderbolt trademark is being claimed by Apple and not Intel.

Navv returns to Apple App Store after trademark dispute

The Navv satellite navigation app is back in the iTunes App Store after the company behind it changed its name to settle a trademark dispute with Apple.

Daily Telegraph launches subscription-based iPad app

Telegraph Media Group has relaunched its iPad app, offering access to the British newspaper for $2 an issue or $17 for a monthly subscription.

Google Chrome Canary comes to Mac OS X

After launching untested, pre-beta Canary versions of Chrome for Windows users last year, Google has now opened the scheme up to Mac users too.

Crucial launches m4 solid-state drives

Lexar Media has announced the availability of the Crucial m4 SSD range, which boasts write speeds up to 20 percent faster than its predecessor.

Homer Simpson comes to TomTom iOS app

The latest update to TomTom's iPhone GPS apps let Homer Simpson be your co-pilot through an in-app purchase.

Apple reportedly alters App Store ranking algorithm

Apple appears to have made a number of changes to the App Store, with the criteria used to determine an app's ranking seemingly altered.

NetSupport Assist now available for Mac, Linux

NetSupport Assist, a tool that allows teachers to effectively teach and monitor classes, is now available for Mac and Linux.

Apple damages case overturned

A US Court has overturned the verdict of a patent infringement case that saw Apple ordered to pay $625.5 million in damages.

Official: UK government 'should use more Apple products'

The British government should use more Apple products, the former head of Tony Blair's e-Government Unit has said.