Posts Tagged ‘apple’

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Apple’s CarPlay

Apple‘s CarPlay will provide hands-free control of the iPhone while driving. Today at the Geneva International Motor Show, Apple launched CarPlay, the company’s iPhone-related foray into the automotive industry. Previously known as iOS in the Car, the new CarPlay functionality is already available in select Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo models, with several other carmakers planning to offer it to their customers in the future, including BMW Group, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Hyundai Motor Company, Jaguar Land Rover, Kia Motors, Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan Motor Company, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Subaru, Suzuki and Toyota Motor Corp.

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Apple’s ‘GoToFail’ Security Flaw

On Friday, Apple quietly issued an update for iPhones and iPads that fixed a big problem: encryption wouldn’t stop an attacker on the same network from intercepting sensitive information sent during banking sessions, email sessions or Facebook chats. Then the news got worse.

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

Apple Users Think Faster Than Owners Of Other Phones

According to a study conducted by Ladbrokes, Apple users have quicker wits than users of other phone brands, with Nexus users coming in second place. For all our Apple heads out there, what do you think? Do you think faster than the rest?

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Apple’s New Mac Pro

Apple has just announced that its newly redesigned Mac Pro computer, features a signature ‘Darth Vader’ design and makes its highly anticipated release online. It will be available for sale tomorrow, Thursday Dec. 19 beginning at $2,999. There’s another version with better specs for $3,999, and a number of custom order options that will vary the prices upwards from there.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

The Making of the Apple Mac Pro

As reported yesterday, Apple‘s latest desktop – the Mac Pro – is set to deliver in December. While the compact powerhouse will feature a bevy of premium hardware and performance updates that make it effectively the fastest Mac ever, there’s another facet of Apple products that make them so successful – the design.

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

Apple Unveils the iPad Air

Speaking at today’s launch event in San Francisco, Phil Schiller announced the next iteration of the company’s tablet. It’s thinner, lighter and more powerful – hence the new name: the iPad Air. (No more of that “new iPad” nonsense.) And Cupertino takes that moniker seriously; this slate weighs just one pound (down from the fourth-gen model’s 1.4 pounds). It also boasts a 43-percent thinner bezel and a 20-percent thinner profile; it’s just 7.5mm thick this time around.

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

iPhone 5S

There’s a new iPhone. Well, to be completely accurate there are two new iPhones. But the new iPhone 5S is Apple’s flagship phone and it’s the best iPhone you can buy. It looks exactly like how the iPhone 5 looked last year but with improved internals and guts that will make everything run even faster. Twice as fast, Apple says. Oh and it also has a fingerprint scanner.

Monday, August 19th, 2013

The New Gold iPhone?

As we get closer to the September 10 announcement of the new iPhone 5S and the “budget” iPhone, talk about a possible new gold colorway of the Apple device is heating up. Leaked images of new iPhone 5S parts suggest that a third champagne/gold colorway of the popular device could be introduced next month. Techcrunch has also confirmed these rumors.

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Ashton Kutcher Talks About the Darker Side of Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs is back in the spotlight this week as the new biopic, Jobs, heads to theaters, and the big thing that everyone wants to know is – does leading man Ashton Kutcher pull off the part? Entertainment Editor Lindsay Miller was at the premiere last night in Los Angeles, where Ashton stepped out with his costars to talk about the challenging role of the Apple founder. Jobs hits theaters Aug. 16.

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

iPhone 6 Wrap-Around Screen Concept

Even though we’re just now hearing what amounts to a confirmation of the unveiling of the iPhone 5S and 5C on September 10, several artists took to Dribbble to present their wrap-around screen concept for the iPhone 6. Most notable among the designs are concepts by Michael Shanks, Ali Rahmoun and Sebastian Scheer.