App Store Top App Charts Change As Apple Implements New Algorithm

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The App Store has been a huge success for Apple’s iOS devices. The availability of high quality apps and games on the App Store is responsible for a thriving ecosystem of iPhone and iPad apps. The exposure and profitability of having apps on Apple’s app store has attracted both, established and indie developers to offer unique apps and games. Having … Read More

Ravin MohindruApp Store Top App Charts Change As Apple Implements New Algorithm

Sponsored Feature: Cubetto The Ultimate Mindmap and Business Process Modelling App for iPhone and iPad

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Smartphones and tablets are increasingly being adopted by businesses to be a part of the employees workflow. Major corporations are already deploying custom apps to increase the productivity of its employees. The App Store has seen a rise in the kind of business and productivity apps that make complex tasks easier with the use of the intuitive multitouch screen and … Read More

Ravin MohindruSponsored Feature: Cubetto The Ultimate Mindmap and Business Process Modelling App for iPhone and iPad

Sponsored Feature: Clashot for iPhone Makes Photo Taking Profitable

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iPhone is undoubtedly the most popular device to take photos and has become an important part of our daily work and social life. Taking photos on iPhone and sharing with friends even lead to introduction of dedicated social media platforms such as Instagram and Vine. We take photos from our iPhone and share it with our friends, followers or fans … Read More

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Vine for iPhone Gets Major Update With New Camera Tools, Channels and more

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Twitter’s Vine recently updated their iPhone app with all-new features and called the update “biggest, most exciting update yet”. The latest update comes weeks after Facebook’s Instagram launched video support for 15 second clips with filters. The new update brings new camera tools to Vine that includes, grid, focus and ghost tools to make shooting easier. The biggest change is … Read More

Ravin MohindruVine for iPhone Gets Major Update With New Camera Tools, Channels and more

Instagram Goes Up Against Vine Adds Video Support

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Instagram recently updated its iPhone app with video support, enabling more than 130 million users to upload and share video clips on Instagram. Video sharing comes to Instagram as Twitter’s Vine has become increasingly popular to share short clips with loops. Facebook unveiled Instagram’s video sharing feature with enhancements such as brand new filters for video and even adding “cinematic … Read More

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Infringed on Samsung Patent ITC Rules

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Samsung have been fighting the legal battle of patents in the courts in many countries. AAPL won a significant lawsuit against Samsung last year where the court awarded $1 Billion to Apple after finding that Samsung products infringed Apple’s patents. On Wednesday the U.S International Trace Commission reached a decision {PDF} on Samsung Patent No, 7,706,384 described … Read More

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iOS 7 to feature AirDrop Wireless File Sharing Between iOS Devices and Mac?

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According to a new report iOS 7 will feature AirDrop wireless sharing between iOS devices and OS X. AirDrop for iPhone and iPad could make file sharing between devices much easier. AirDrop has been a part of OS X Lion and was introduced to share files between Macs without the need for a WiFi network.  9to5Mac reports that AirDrop for … Read More

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iPhone 5S / 6 to Feature Twice as Many Pixels as iPhone 5?

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Apple’s next gen iPhone, widely rumoured to be called iPhone 5S or iPhone 6, is expected to be unveiled later this fall. According to a new rumor published on WeiPhone.com, iPhone 5S will carry twice as many pixels as iPhone 5. The hardware will reportedly receive minor makeover with a narrow bezel. According to sources, iPhone 5S (or iPhone 6) … Read More

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iOS 7 to Feature ‘Flat Design’ Under Jony Ive’s Leadership

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Apple’s next major mobile software release, iOS 7, will feature a flatter design losing artificial textures and skeuomorphism. According to a new report published by 9to5 Mac, iOS 7 is expected to introduce a complete redesign of the operating system but will continue to keep the basic functions and behaviour of the OS. Last October, Apple fired Scott Forstall and … Read More

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Jailbreak Tweak ‘Message Box’ Brings Facebook Chat Heads to iOS

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Adam Bell, a jailbreak developer, has now released an iOS jailbreak tweak that brings Facebook chat heads to iOS systemwide. The new jailbreak tweak is called ‘Message Box’. Facebook recently announced Facebook Home for Android that offers deep integration of the social media giant’s services into the operating system. One of the features highlighted on Facebook Home was the ability … Read More

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Apple Admits to Storing Anonymous Siri Data From Users For 2 Years Before Deleting

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Apple introduced Siri with the iPhone 4S and later released it onto several other iOS devices, including the iPod touch and the iPad. The personal assistant helped users to voice dictate text and also search the device locally as well as the other queries on the web. However, Apple failed to mention to users that it would store some of … Read More

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Apple’s SVP of Industrial Design, Jony Ive, Makes Time’s 100 Most Influential List

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Apple’s SVP of Industrial Design, Jony Ive has achieved yet another accomplishment, having been awarded knighthood last year at Buckingham Palace. Now, the forty-six year old designer has made Time’s 100 most influential list with the likes of many other notables in Time’s lists which includes President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Miami Heat forward LeBron James, Justin Timberlake, … Read More

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Verizon Reports 25% Rise in Activations, Accounts for 55% of Total Smartphone Activations

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Verizon was first of the four major carriers in the United States to have reported their first quarter of 2013 earnings results. Last week, Verizon announced that they activated a total of 7.2 million smartphones during the quarter with 4 million of those being iPhones. This comes out to be about 55% of total smartphone activations in the United States. … Read More

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Apple’s Cheaper iPhone Could Potentially Claim 11% Share of Low-end Device Market in 2014

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According to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, if Apple were to introduce a $300 contract-free iPhone, they could capture up to 11% of the low-end device market. Munster believes that this is possible for Apple to accomplish and also notes that the lower cost iPhone may be introduced this year, in September. There are reports and rumors that support the … Read More

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USPTO Grants Apple iOS App Folders and “Jiggle Mode” UI Patent

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Apple introduced iOS app folders in iOS 4 and has had the ‘Jiggle Mode’ UI since iOS 1. On Tuesday, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted Apple the patent for iOS app folders and the ‘Jiggle Mode’ UI. The patent, which is listed as U.S. Patent No. 8,423,911, describes the iOS app folders as “Device, method, and graphical user interface … Read More

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