Third-party ‘iPad Pro’ case photos continue to leak online

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Apple is rumoured to be working on a new tablet dubbed as “iPad Pro” by the media. It is expected to be larger than than the current gen iPad Air, featuring 12.9 inch screen. Recently, we reported on photographs of third-party case for the unannounced iPad Pro which provided some clues about the dimension of the new product. New photos … Read More

First details about iPhone 6s camera module emerge

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Apple is expected to announce “iPhone 6s” and “iPhone 6s plus” later this year as the company follows its annual iOS device upgrade cycle. According to a new report published by Taipei Times, Apple will retain the 8-megapixel rear camera sensor in the next iPhone. The publication quotes Taipei-based analyst Jeff Pu who suggests that Largan Precision Co, a major smartphone camera lens supplier … Read More

Corning’s ‘Project Phire’ to offer sapphire like scratch-resistance

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On Friday, Corning announced that the company is working on ‘Project Phire’ as it prepares to ship a new glass composition which will be just as scratch resistant as sapphire while offering increased drop-protection. Apple’s plan to replace Gorilla Glass with sapphire glass in iPhone 6 didn’t go so well as their partnership with GT Advanced resulted in dissolution due to production issues. Apple and … Read More

Apple releases iPad Air 2 TV ad titled “Make music with iPad”

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Apple on February 8th released a new tv commercial for the iPad Air 2 titled “Make music with iPad”. The new tv ad highlights iPad apps for musicians to create music. It features Swedish singer Elliphant, Los Angeles-based producer Gaslamp Killer, and English DJ Riton. The ad showcases the entire process that goes into creating music, from writing the lyrics, making beats, remixing to filming the … Read More

Apple releases Photos app for Mac with beta download of OS X 10.10.3

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Apple showcased a demo of the all-new Photos app for the Mac during the announcement of OS X 10.10 Yosemite. We got to see a video demonstration of the new Photos app for OS X Yosemite as it was a work in progress. In addition to announcing new Photos app, Apple also announced that they will be ending future updates for Aperture and iPhoto. We … Read More

iOS 8 install base reaches 72% even after the initial rough start

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Apple recently updated the iOS install base statistics on Apple Developer Support page to reveal the latest distribution numbers. As on February 02, 2015 iOS 8 user base has now grown to 72%, iOS 7 share is at 25%, and earlier at 3%. The adoption rate of iOS 8 software update has been slower than last years iOS 7 adoption rate. iOS 7 reached 80% … Read More

Is the future of Apple’s iPad looking gloomy as tablet sales decline ?

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Apple was the first company to sell mass-market personal computers in 1984, the company reinvented portable music players in 2001 with the iPod, smartphones in 2007 with the iPhone, and tablets in 2010 with the iPad. Until last year Apple disclosed revenue generated from all those product categories however, this year the company didn’t share iPod sales figures. It’s clear that iPod does not account for significant … Read More

Photos from Steve Jobs biopic featuring Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs

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The movie based on Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson after its initial hurdles is now under production since this January. The biopic features Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs and Seth Rogen as Steve Wozniak. Photos of both the actors has surfaced online while a scene was being filmed at the Flint Center in Cupertino. Michael Fassbender who played the role of Magneto … Read More

Watch Sid Meier’s Starships for Mac and iPad gameplay video

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If turn based strategy games excite you then you’d be happy to know about Sid Meier’s upcoming game for Mac and iPad called “Sid Meier’s Starships”. The game is being developed by Firaxis under 2K publishing label. Sid Meier’s Starships will extend the sci-fi universe introduced in previously released Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth. The developers recently showcased the first gameplay video of the game as … Read More

iOS 8.2 Beta 5 download now available for developers

iOS 8.2 Beta 5

Apple earlier today released the fifth beta of iOS 8.2 software update. iOS 8.2 has been under beta testing since almost three months, Apple had released the fourth beta about three weeks ago. Beta software updates are available only to registered developers. The build number of the beta update released today is 12D5480a. Xcode 6.2 beta 5 with Watchkit was also made … Read More

5 Interesting facts you need to know from Apple’s Q1 2015 earnings report

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Last week Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) reported the highest quarterly results in its entire history. AAPL posted record quarterly revenue of $74.6 billion and record quarterly net profit of $18 billion. These figures are certainly very impressive given the fact that every year analysts predict Apple’s doom. Here are 5 interesting facts to note from Apple’s earnings call. 1. Apple beat every company … Read More

Third party case of rumoured “iPad Pro” again hints at larger iPad

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Apple is rumoured to be working on a new iPad, popularly being referred to as the “iPad Pro”. This new iPad is expected to be larger that the existing iPad Air 2, featuring a 12.2 inches screen. It is believed that the iPad Pro will not replace the iPad Air however, it will be an addition to the current line-up for … Read More

This man strapped 94 iPhones to his body, but did it bend?

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Every year Apple sets new sales records for iPhones. The launch of new phone is rolled out in phases making the latest device from Apple available in important markets first and then adding more countries. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus launch was no different, it set all time high record for the company and until recently the company had been struggling … Read More

WhatsApp Delivering 30 Billion Messages Per Day. Where’s iMessage?

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If you are a WhatsApp user you’d be happy to know that you played a role in helping WhatsApp beat SMS in terms of messages sent per day. WhatsApp is now sending more than 30 billions messages per day. For comparison 20 billion SMS’s are sent per day globally. WhatsApp has grown phenomenally over the last one year. The messaging giant … Read More

iOS 8.2 Beta 4 Released for Registered Developers

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Apple on Tuesday released the fourth beta update of iOS 8.2 for registered developers. The build number for the latest beta update is 12D5461b which was made available as an over-the-air update. iOS 8.2 includes support for the WatchKit SDK, paving the way for developers to create and test apps for Apple’s upcoming Apple Watch. The exact release date for iOS 8.2 … Read More