Posted On Sunday, February 23, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, apple, copyright, development, emergency, front page, iphone apps, ipod, macrumors, microsoft, news
Samsung today unveiled its new line of Gear 2 smart watches, which follows the release of its Galaxy Gear smart watch last year. Like its predecessor, the flagship Gear 2 features a 1.63-inch touchscreen, 4GB of internal storage, 512MB of RAM, and mobile speakers, but also now contains a built-in camera and IR blaster. Meanwhile, the cheaper Gear 2 Neo is lighter than its higher-end counterpart, and does not feature a camera.
Posted On Friday, February 21, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: adobe, android, credit, credit-card, enterprise, hockey, imac, ipad, iphone, jordan, mac, windows
Apple has purchased Burstly, the company behind the popular iOS beta testing platform TestFlight, according to TechCrunch . The site says its sources have "pointed in Apple's direction" and that though it's just a rumor at this point, it would make a good fit. TestFlight said on Wednesday that it would be discontinuing its Android product and it will no longer take new customers for its beta testing SDK -- existing customers can continue using TestFlight, however
Posted On Friday, February 21, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adobe, android, copyright, digital, front page, games, management, nintendo, sony, xbox
In light of recent reports stating that Apple is hard at work on an Apple TV refresh , Amazon is allegedly readying a new Web TV box that would compete with Apple's set-top box and the Roku, according to Re/code . The report states that Amazon's new media streaming device could be available as soon as March. Similar to rumors that surfaced last year, this latest information claims Amazon's set-top box will tie into the company's Instant Video service and may support third-party content providers in a manner similar to the Apple TV and Roku
Posted On Thursday, February 20, 2014 By temp. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: 9to5mac, android, apple, brazilian, countries, credit-card, game, iphone apps, macrumors, security
Apple has completed the rollout of two-step verification in several new countries, reports 9to5Mac . As noted on Apple's website , these new locations include Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Italy, and Spain. Reports from at least one German user suggests Germany already had two-step verification, but lacked the verification through SMS feature, which was enabled today
Posted On Friday, February 14, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adventure, android, Australia, black, copyright, directions, front page, game, images, ipod, technology
Just two weeks after MacRumors reported that Major League Baseball was working to install iBeacons in 20 ballparks in time for the start of the 2014 season, home fields for the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres are already outfitted with the Bluetooth transmitters, according to Re/code . MLB reportedly remains on track with the remainder of its rollout.
Posted On Friday, February 7, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: america, android, brazil, creator, Europe, friends, google, imac, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, macrumors, patents, walmart, windows
Apple CEO Tim Cook compared Android to Europe in his wide-ranging interview with The Wall Street Journal yesterday, saying that the PC and mobile platform wars couldn't be compared. Cook said that Android is made up of many different things under one banner, as opposed to Windows which was one uniform platform. Cook's statement was in response to a question asking if the mobile device market will ultimately follow the PC market, where Apple remains a comparatively niche player compared to the dominance of Windows.
Posted On Thursday, January 30, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: android, apple, Europe, facebook, front page, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, japanese, microsoft, techcrunch
The first of hundreds of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) began rolling out this week, and it should be no surprise that Apple is looking to protect names related to its products and brands. Among this initial batch of gTLDs being released, Apple has already secured several domains in the ".guru" family, presumably due to its similarity to Apple's "Genius" naming for the company's in-store support staff and recommendation features in its digital stores
Posted On Wednesday, January 22, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, arabic, facebook, front page, imac, information, investment, ipad, mac, opinion
Adding to a litany of analyst predictions pointing to a larger iPhone, Timothy Arcuri of Cowen and Company (via AppleInsider ) today claimed that the iPhone 6 will ship with a 4.8-inch display, a significant increase over the 4-inch display of the iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s. Citing sources within Apple's supply chain, Arcuri also indicated that the next-generation iPhone will come with the 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard that first began appearing in Apple products in 2013. 802.11ac , or "Gigabit" Wi-Fi offers speeds up to three times as fast as existing 802.11n wireless networks, reaching speeds over 1 Gigabit per second
Posted On Monday, January 20, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adobe, android, apple, controller, games, imac, ipad, iphone, macrumors, passwords, photoshop, playstation
Earlier today, Apple released the fourth beta of iOS 7.1 to developers, which included both bug fixes and a few new changes to the operating system. While iOS 71
Posted On Sunday, January 19, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, desktop, front page, game, game-console, games, information, iphone apps
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata stated in a press conference that the company is now considering a "new business structure" that involves smart devices, reports Bloomberg . Wii U GamePad controller The news comes as Nintendo reported a third consecutive annual loss, slashing the global sales forecast for its flagship Wii U game console from 9 million units to 2.8 million consoles.