Posted On Friday, March 7, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: airport, apple, front page, ipad, ipad mini, iphone, ipod touch, iwatch, macbook pro, macrumors, quantcast, twitter
While earlier iWatch concepts were inspired by the wearable's health-tracking features , a new set of renderings from Argentine design student Tomas Moyano imagines the iWatch as a device that'll produce "a further and deeper interaction between human beings and technology." Moyano pictures a perfectly round device, with grooves in the side that'll allow for multiple looks with different bands. Similar to the Shine from Misfit Wearables, the concept design features no buttons to catch on your sleeve and no holes to allow in water or dust
Posted On Wednesday, March 5, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: airport, buyers-guide, front page, iphone, iphone apps, ipod touch, iwatch, mac, macbook air, macrumors
As Apple continues work on its much-rumored iWatch, the company is placing a significant focus on expanding Siri's ability to interface with third-party apps, according to a report from The Information summarized by TechCrunch . With input methods for the iWatch limited due to the device's size, Siri's voice capabilities may be one of the best tools for Apple to leverage, and that means improving Siri's capabilities. The report points out how the Siri of today can’t do things like book a car rental or make a hotel reservation, or use a messaging app other than Messages to send a text
Posted On Saturday, March 1, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adventure, apple, copyright, facebook, front page, google, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, iTunes, mobile-version, our-staff, twitter
Apple's iTunes chief Robert Kondrk met with record label executives during Grammy Week in January about the potential of more exclusive album releases, like Beyonc
Posted On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: america, baseball, broadband, chinese, concert, director, festival, film, front page, iphone, macrumors, network
Director David Fincher is in talks to direct the Aaron Sorkin-scripted Steve Jobs biopic based on Walter Isaacson's biography, claims The Hollywood Reporter . Sorkin last month completed the script for the film, which is said to take place across three 30-minute scenes at three Jobs-led product launches. Fincher has experience with broad-appeal Silicon Valley films after his Oscar-winning turn with the The Social Network -- also written by Sorkin -- which won three Academy Awards and was nominated for five more, including Best Picture and Best Director.
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 Tags: Alternative, apple, computer, front page, google, Industry, intel, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, mac, microsoft
With Apple's Mac lineup beginning to show signs of aging , consumers are no doubt starting to wonder when they can expect updated models to hit the market.
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 Wednesday, February 19, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: aids, apple, brazilian, china, copyright, credit, front page, google, imac, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, macrumors, microsoft, twitter
Samsung has released two new anti-Apple advertisements highlighting shortcomings in Apple products to promote both its Galaxy Note 3 and the Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1. In the first ad featuring the 5.7-inch Galaxy Note 3, Samsung depicts the phablet-sized smartphone next to the 4-inch iPhone 5s
Posted On Monday, February 17, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, birds, front page, games, imac, iphone, ipod, president, software
Apple Senior Vice President of Design Jonathan Ive has been removed from Apple's Leadership webpage in the past few hours with no explanation.
Posted On Friday, February 14, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, black, copyright, discovery, exact, front page, imac, ipad, mac, macrumors
Apple's iWatch may include optical sensors designed to measure physical functions like heart rate and oxygen levels, according to electronics analyst Sun Chang Xu of Chinese site Electrical Engineering Times [ Google Translation ], who cites supply chain sources with knowledge of the matter. Xu also indicated that while Apple had planned on glucose monitoring, non-invasive methods have proven to be highly inaccurate and thus may not be included in the final product. Measuring oxygen levels and heart rate are two features the iWatch has been previously rumored to include and optical sensors, which are used in many medical and health-related products, are a logical choice for the smart watch