Posted On Friday, December 20, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, article, consumer, director, hardware, history, imac, iphone apps, ipod, macrumors, sooner, texas, twitter
Last month, longtime technology journalist Fred Vogelstein released his new book Dogfight: How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution , offering an inside look at the development of both the iPhone and Android ecosystems. An excerpt from the book sharing a behind-the-scenes look at the original iPhone introduction had been published in October , and a newly released excerpt from The Atlantic is now gaining attention for its description of Google's reaction to the iPhone unveiling in January 2007. Among the most quotable bits comes from former Google engineer Chris DeSalvo, who related his reaction to seeing the iPhone shown for the first time.
Posted On Thursday, December 5, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: consumer, desktop, front page, history, holiday, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod
According to new a survey done by market research firm Parks Associates (via CNET ), Apple desktops have become the most sought after desktop computers this holiday season, beating out longtime holiday desktop leader Dell and other competitors such as HP and Acer. This marks the first time that Apple products have taken the top spot in the history of the survey, as the company was ranked 3rd in the category in 2011 and 2nd in 2012.
Posted On Friday, November 15, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: black, computer, copyright, design, history, holiday, ipad, iphone, ipod
Some Retina iPad minis are demonstrating image retention issues, as noted by Instapaper creator Marco Arment, who originally developed a grid test to detect the problem in Retina MacBook Pros.
Posted On Friday, August 9, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: article, california, front page, history, microsoft, music, netherlands, pandora, security, software
The U.S. International Trade Commission today ordered an import ban against some Samsung products after finding that the company did infringe on two key Apple patents. The patents include the "Steve Jobs patent" that pertains to touchscreen technology and a patent that detects when a headset is plugged into a device
Posted On Friday, August 9, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: google, google maps, history, imac, ipad, iphone apps, ipod, macrumors, microsoft, models, navigation, pandora, security
Back in May, Korean site ETNews.com reported that Apple was looking at the possibility of launching a 12.9-inch iPad in early 2014 as a larger sibling to the original 9.7-inch iPad and the 7.9-inch iPad mini. The rumor, which included a claim that the device would be called the "iPad Maxi", was quickly brushed aside as a likely inaccurate claim, but late last month The Wall Street Journal brought fresh attention to the rumor with its own claims about Apple testing an iPad with a display "slightly less than 13 inches diagonally" .
Posted On Thursday, August 8, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, animated, avatar, facebook, history, imac, ipod, jordan, mac, microsoft, music, navigation, software
Music video company Vevo is developing an app for the Apple TV , according to a report from AdAge . The app will show a 24/7 music video channel with ads made specifically for television rather than for streaming Internet video. Vevo launched Vevo TV this March as an alternative way to watch and discover music videos on its platform.
Posted On Thursday, August 8, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: animated, facebook, google maps, history, iphone, ipod, mac, microsoft, music, navigation, pandora, security, youtube
Music video company Vevo is developing an app for the Apple TV , according to a report from AdAge .
Apple Applies for Patent on ‘Audio Hyperlinking’ to Facilitate Accessing Supplementary Podcast Content
Posted On Thursday, August 8, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, animated, apple, audio, avatar, california, computer, desktop, disney, facebook, google, google maps, history, microsoft
Apple has applied for a patent with the U.S Patent and Trademark Office ( via AppleInsider ) on methods for using hyperlinks embedded into audio streams that could offer content creators the capability to link to other forms of media or control a device altogether. The main concept of the patent is outlined in the abstract of the filing, and explains how audio hyperlinks could be used to allow listeners to access such content within audio: Hyperlinks within an audio stream provide a way for a listener to access linked resources. An audio hyperlink encoded in an audio stream indicates the presence of an audio hyperlink in the audio stream, as well as providing information for traversing the hyperlink to the linked resource
Posted On Wednesday, August 7, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: animated, apple, facebook, front page, google, history, ipad, iphone, mac, macrumors, music, zune
Microsoft is continuing its anti-iPad ad campaign, today releasing a new commercial comparing the Surface RT to the fourth generation iPad. The ad, which displays a Surface RT tablet and an iPad side-by-side, highlights both pricing and size differences between the two products. Microsoft also uses the spot to summarize other iPad shortcomings that it has highlighted in previous ads, including the iPad's lack of an integrated kickstand and keyboard, the absence of dedicated productivity software on the tablet, its poor multitasking capabilities , and its failure to offer expandable storage.
Posted On Sunday, July 14, 2013 By admin. Under Yahoo! Answers Tags: argentina, finance, history, new zealand, philosophy, poetry, shopping, thailand, united-states
So I started this the other day, but am not sure if it's worth the finish: thanks for reading Deep was the lake of hell buried, down between tunnels of our world, scattered beneath feet scrambling; minds unaware that old friends call to their past, And I walk right by them without eyes open for blind men will not see sin. Rain is a drink and hearts don't think, In this land named home, Though we pray with a prayer that meant more power- power from heaven above- shining light that lifts sad sorrows of life cursed by dying love. So of course we blame them, original, In this land named home, A temptation slipped from a serpent, leaving Eve poisoned by an apple; So that them who are born later frown And go too far out into the water, going beneath during the storm..