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This is what the iPhone 6's display might look like
Rumors have it that the iPhone 6 will launch with a larger, 4.7-inch display. The odd thing is the rumored resolution for that display is 1334 x 750. Why an odd resolution. Apparently, by keeping the display at 326 ppi, they can keep the icons and other controls the same size they are now, but make more sc....more
04/17/2014
Office for iPad reaches 12 million downloads in one week
Microsoft appears to have a hit on their hands. Office for iPad was released a week ago and it has already been downloaded 12 million times. Office was expected to be popular on the iPad, but 12 million downloads in one week is impressive, especially when Apple gives away their iWorks apps. The ne....more
04/03/2014
Amazon announces Fire TV streaming video box
Amazon is jumping into the streaming video box market with its own Fire TV box. Amazon announced Fire TV today, and it amounts to another competitor to Roku, Apple TV and Chromecast. Fire TV includes voice search which allows you to speak into the remote control and find movies by name. Other than that, th....more
04/02/2014
Microsoft Office for iPad coming soon?
According to ZDNet's Mary Joe Foley, Microsoft is working on a version of Office for iPad, and it may show up sooner than we think. Microsoft has apparently acknowledge that they are indeed working on Office for iPad, but it was believed it would show up later in 2014. Foley says her contacts say otherwise,....more
02/14/2014
Apple designer quits, then blogs about how bad it is to work at Apple
For most of the tech world Apple seems like the place you want to work. It's a huge company that would be nice to have on your resume, and there seem to be perks galore. For designer Jordan Price however, working at Apple was more than he could handle. After walking out on Apple, he took to Medium to share....more
02/11/2014
Delta pilots to use Surface tablets after FAA grants approval
Microsoft received some great news from the FAA. The Surface tablet has been cleared to be used during all phases of flight. That means Microsoft can compete head to head with the iPad for use in commercial airlines. The benefits of pilots carrying tablets instead of a suitcase full of books has been prove....more
02/11/2014
iPad most wanted Valentine's Day gift in UK
Is the iPad a romantic gift? Is it appropriate as a Valentine's Day gift? Apparently people in the UK think so. According to the Telegraph, the iPad is the most wanted Valentine's Day gift. Rakuten's Play.com surveyed 1,000 Uk adults head of Valentine's Day and the results were surprising. The iPad was....more
02/11/2014
How will Satya Nadella change Microsoft?
Microsoft announced its new CEO pick, insider Satya Nadella the other day. The pick represents a huge change for Microsoft as Nadella is only the third CEO in Microsoft's history. Microsoft also announced Bill Gates would step down as chairman, but take a more active role in the company. How will ....more
02/06/2014
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro up for pre-order in the UK
The Samsung Galaxy Note 12.2 Pro hasn't hit US shores yet, but it will soon be available in the UK. The massive Galaxy Note 12.2 Pro is up for pre-order in the UK. The price on the Note Pro is 649, about $1,076 US. For that price you get a WiFi version, in black or white. You also get a Gamepad worth 80....more
01/29/2014
BlackBerry pens open letter to enterprise customers
BlackBerry has issued its third open letter in recent months, this time to its enterprise customers. BlackBerry has received so much bad press recently, the company felt the need to assure enterprise customers that BlackBerry is still around and doing well. The letter basically admits that BlackBerry will s....more
12/02/2013
Spotify for iPad gets update
Spotify has updated its iOS app and has added new features for the iPad version. iPad users now have a Browse feature (replacing What's New) so they can browse through playlists based on their mood. User can now follow their friends and artists from the iPad app. Other additions include: more
11/30/2013
Microsoft takes on iPad Air in new ad
Microsoft is not giving up on their Surface Tablets even though so far they have been completely dominated by the iPad. In a new ad Microsoft goes right at the iPad Air by showing off Surface's unique features regarding security. Microsoft's ad touts Surface's multiple accounts and parental controls which th....more
11/27/2013
BlackBerry updates BBM for Android and iOS
BlackBerry has released an updated version of BBM for Android and iOS. The update address various bugs and improvements, and also adds iPad and iPod support. The new version adds the feature of allowing users to invite contacts to BBM groups using their email address. The new version also includes ....more
11/18/2013
AT&T iPad activations up three times over last year
AT&T says iPad Air activations are up threefold over last year's iPad launch weekend. The company did not release specific numbers, but apparently the iPad Air is more popular than last year's iPad. That's not surprising however, as the iPad was an incremental upgrade that was nothing special. more
11/04/2013
Is Apple in Trouble?
Apple just unveiled a new desktop OS, a couple of new iPads, and a new Mac Pro, yet some are already talking about the company's doom. In fact, some are comparing Apple to BlackBerry of a few years ago. Josh Arnold posted a piece on Seeking Alpha saying just that. He thinks Apple is in big trouble. Really....more
10/24/2013
iPad Air and Retina iPad Mini officially announced
Apple held its iPad event today and two new iPads were unveiled. The full size iPad Air and Retina iPad Mini were both announced. Leading up to the event we say several leaked photos. Some of them looked legit, others were bogus, but Apple did not disappoint. The new iPad mini sports the same 7....more
10/22/2013
Gold iPad shown in leaked photos
Apple's iPad event is tomorrow, and wouldn't you know we'd see some leaked photos. Nowhereelse.fr has posted several leaked photos it found on a Chinese social networking site Weibo. The photos show a gold iPad mini complete with a touch ID fingerprint sensor on the home button. Check out the link ....more
10/21/2013
Apple seeds iOS 7.0.3 to employees and partners
Apple has apparently seeded iOS 7.0.3 to insiders at the company. BGR reports that Apple will likely release version 7.0.3 to the public sometime next week. It is widely believed that iOS 7.1 will debut with the new iPads at Apple's October event, but it looks like there are a few more bug fixes in store fo....more
10/01/2013
Britain's The Times newspaper dumps BlackBerry app
More bad news for BlackBerry is floating around today. Britain's The Times newspaper has dropped support for its BlackBerry app due to lack of interest by their readers. There is not enough interest to warrant keeping the BlackBerry app around? Ugh.
"While the Times' app on iPhone, iPa....more
10/01/2013
Nexus 7 heading to the UK on August 28th
Android users in the UK have not been able to get their hands on the new Nexus 7 as it only hit US shores recently. According to a new report from Pocket-Lint, the Nexus 7 will hit the UK on August 28th. Pocket-Lint got the news directly from Asus so it should be solid. The UK launch comes just one....more
08/09/2013
Apple testing larger displays
According to a new report by The Wall Street Journal, Apple is testing larger displays for its phones and tablets. Apple has apparently requested the larger screens from its suppliers as it looks ahead at the iPhone and iPad. Apple declined to comment on the report.
Apple in recent mont....more
07/22/2013
Incase Origami Workstation Review
I've heard a lot of people talk about the Incase Origami Workstation. I've watched several reviews on YouTube and heard many people say nice things about it. I thought I would prefer something like the ZaggFolio or Logitech Ultra Thin Keyboard Cover because they would connect the iPad to the keyboard and fu....more
06/14/2013
Android and iOS to get Department of Defense security approval
BlackBerry has enjoyed security approvals from the Department of Defense for some time now. According to The Wall Street Journal, the DoD will be announcing security approvals for Samsung Galaxy handsets as well as iPhones and iPads in the next couple weeks. This is obviously great news for Apple and Samsun....more
05/01/2013
Apple reports strong earnings
The analysts have been predicting doom for Apple, and the stock market has punished Apple's stock price. Those analysts had better take another look at Apple because the iPhone-maker is still making a lot of money. Apple just reported selling 37.4 million iPhones, 19.5 million iPads, and "just under....more
04/23/2013
Budget iPhone with polycarbonate body
Remember the days when the iPhone had a polycarbonate body? If the rumors are true, a new budget iPhone will take us back a few years with a polycarbonate back. This time the back will not be curved, but going back to a polycarbonate body will allow Apple to make a more affordable iPhone for emerging market....more
04/18/2013
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