iOS 8 extension feature shown off in upcoming Things for iPhone

iOS 8 extension API

During the world-wide developers conference Apple introduced iOS 8, the eight major software release for its mobile devices. The upcoming software update will bring many new user facing features that include iCloud Photo Library, new Messages app, keyboard, iCloud Drive, Continuity and much more. iOS 8 will also open more than 4,000 new API’s for developers to use and enhance their apps … Read More

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iPhone 6 Parts Shown in HD Video Ahead of Release Date

iPhone 6 Flint Center for the Performing Arts

Apple product launches are rarely a surprise these days with most details being revealed much before the release date. The keynote events have become increasingly predictive since the iPhone 4 debacle. iPhone 6 / iPhone Air is expected to be announced at a special keynote event on September 9th. From the design to tech specs the rumour mill seems to have access to … Read More

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Apple’s ‘Wish we could say more’ September 9 event likely to announce iPhone 6

iPhone 6 keynote event

  Earlier today Apple sent out media invites for a special event scheduled for September 9th. The invite has Apple logo with the date 9.9.2014 and text that reads “Wish we could say more”. The event is most likely to announce the new iPhone 6. Various news outlets had published the news about the rumoured event date and today Apple has … Read More

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15-inch Retina MacBook Pro Mid-2014 Review

Retina MacBook Pro

Apple recently refreshed the Retina MacBook Pro lineup with modest enhancements. The latest high-resolution MacBook Pro’s include Intel’s latest processors, boosting the CPU speed by a mere 0.2 GHz and 15 inch model with 256GB SSD now comes with standard 16GB RAM. I bought the 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro with 512GB SSD, 2.5GHz i7 quad-core processor and 16GB RAM on August 15th, … Read More

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‘Swing Copters’ Review: Frustratingly Impossible Game

swing copters

The App Store has given us many addicting games, but some games have tempted us to throw our iPhone in frustration to clear levels or achieve high scores.  My first experience with the “frustrating” genre in the App Store was with ‘The Impossible Game’ , repetitiveness has been the key aspect in such games and it works. If you’re a fan of … Read More

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iOS 8 points to iPhone 6 screen resolution to be 828 x 1472

iPhone 6

Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 is expected to be announced on September 9th. As the release date nears new details about the highly anticipated smartphone from Apple are being revealed. Recent part leaks seem to provide conclusive evidence that new iPhone 6 will be available in 4.7 inch and 5.5 inch screen size variations. A larger display would imply change in the … Read More

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iPhone 6 to ship with reversible lightning to USB cable?

iPhone 6 new lighting to USB cable

With the of iPhone 5 Apple for the first time since the introduction of iPod changed the charging connector on its mobile devices. The iPhone 5 featured a lighting connector which was smaller and also added the convenience of not knowing which side up, as the connector is reversible. Apple’s executive in support of the new charging connector said that it was going … Read More

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iPhone 6 Specs Leak Suggests 1GB RAM and NFC

iPhone 6 Schematics

According to the latest rumours based on schematics posted by GeekBar, Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 could feature NFC and include 1GB RAM. Rumours about Apple including NFC aren’t new there have been many reports even before the introduction of iPhone 5 suggesting that Apple was looking to include Near Field Communications technology. However, Apple introduced AirDrop and PassBook but left out NFC. This year … Read More

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iPhone 6 Battery Specs and Photos Leak

5.5 inch iPhone 6 battery

It’s that time of the year again when new iPhone release date nears and rumours about new features and hardware specifications reach an all time high. Apple is widely expected to announce iPhone 6 during a special media event in September. Even though the company tries hard to keep its plan a secret, large scale production in Asia and multiple … Read More

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The Story Behind Switching from iMac to Retina MacBook Pro

Retina MacBook Pro mid 2014

Almost 1400 days ago (3 years 10 months) I bought my first Mac, a 27-inch iMac. At the time of heading to the local retail store to pick up the Mid 2010 model I had second thoughts, why not buy a MacBook Pro instead, I thought. However, it turned out that I bought the new iMac. At that point in time … Read More

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OS X Yosemite Beta Download Limited to First 1 Million Sign ups

OS X Yosemite Beta Program Download

  Apple today announced an all new version of upcoming software update for OS X 10.10 called OS X Yosemite. The new version of the update will be available for users this Fall however, Apple has opened its Beta Program for the first one million users who sign up to receive the beta version of OS X Yosemite. Users can test-drive the features Apple … Read More

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Live Coverage WWDC Keynote Event – iOS 8, OS X 10.10, Beats Music and more

Apple WWDC Live Keynote Event 2014

Apple will kick off its WWDC keynote event at 10:00 AM Pacific Time at Moscone West convention center in San Francisco today. Live video streaming of the WWDC keynote event will be available on Apple’s website and Apple TV. Live streaming requires Safari 4 or later on OS X v10.6 or later; Safari on iOS 4.2 or later. Streaming via Apple TV … Read More

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iOS 7.1 Refines User Interface, Brings CarPlay, Improvements and Bug Fixes

carplay

Apple on Monday released iOS 7.1, the first update to add new features since the introduction of iOS 7 last year. The update adds support for CarPlay, tweaks the user interface and animations to bring uniformity in design. The most noticeable change visually is the “Phone” app which the company has refined to match the overall flat design. A new … Read More

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iPhone 6 and Samsung’s Galaxy S5 Rumoured Specs Compared

iphone 6 vs galaxy s5

The smartphone industry’s top two players, Apple and Samsung, will unveil their new flagship phones this summer. Rumored features of iPhone 6 and Samsung’s Galaxy S5 have been widely discussed and now KDB Daewoo Securities has published a new note detailing the features. Apple is expected to launch iPhone 6 with a larger display size to enter the “phablet” market. … Read More

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Starbucks App Stores Passwords in Plain Text

starbucks app coffee

The App Store over the years has won customer trust for secure apps since each app goes through an approval process. However, in the recent past there have been many cases where users’ data has been compromised due to the app developers server being hacked or not using enough security measures. It was recently revealed that the popular Starbucks app … Read More

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