Facebook rolled out another update to its social networking app , bringing the iOS app to version 6.8. This latest update will cause a stir because it finally enables auto-playing videos. This feature was announced earlier this year and lays the groundwork for auto-play ads, which are expected to debut sometime in 2014.
The (RED) auction hosted by Apple’s SVP of design Jony Ive and industrial designer Marc Newson was a smashing success, raising over $12 million for charity. Two of the hottest items were a red Mac Pro and a set of gold EarPods designed by Ive and Newson. The buyer who purchased these items remained anonymous until now.
Chinese manufacturer Pegatron is under fire after five unexplained worker deaths, including one involving an underage employee. These fatalities were recorded at the company’s factories this year. The New York Times profiles this young worker as labor practices in Chinese factories face scrutiny again.
As expected, Spotify has just launched its free music experience on smartphones and tablets, which gives users access to its catalog of millions of songs across mobile devices for free.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas now available in the App Store [Update: Available in the US App Store]
‘Tis the season to gear up your Mac with all the apps it could need. We’re pretty sure that’s how that song goes. Instead of decking the halls, deck out your Mac with the Merry Mac Bundle: Beats and Media Edition. It’s jam-packed with apps that will help turn your Mac into the ultimate multimedia computer. You can get the bundle on sale right now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.