‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

iPhone 5s Number One in UK During Christmas

Gold iPhone 5s

The holiday season has been dominated by Apple in the recent past and 2013 Christmas wasn’t any different. Apple’s gold iPhone 5s turned out to be the most popular smartphone during Christmas. According to data published by uSwitch.com for December 2013 iPhone 5s won over Samsung Galaxy S4 for the third consecutive month. The data analysed was based on live … Read More

Snapchat Security Breach Affects 4.6 Million Users

Snapchat security breach

Snapchat a social networking app popular for sharing photos with friends that self-destruct after a few seconds has had a security breach. The servers of Snapchat were hacked that has resulted in usernames and mobile numbers of over 4.6 million users being exposed and possibly available on the internet. According to reports, Gibson Security on August 27, 2013 had pointed … Read More

3 Predictions for Apple in 2014 That Will Bring Big Changes

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The year 2013 proved to be yet another great year for Apple. The company introduced all-new products in each category and broke previous sales records for iOS devices. However, in my opinion the highlight product of Apple wasn’t its hugely popular iPhone, it was the introduction of Mac Pro and making most of its software free for users. The design … Read More