Posted On Wednesday, January 15, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: Alternative, article, black, chrome, education, front page, google, ipod, legal, mac, macrumors, movies, web-browser
Google today released Google Play Movies & TV for iOS, allowing iPhone and iPad users to watch movies and TV shows that have been purchased on Google Play. In addition to providing a way for iOS users to stream Google Play content directly to their devices, the app is also a boon for Chromecast users, as it will let them stream movies and TV shows purchased from Google Play to the device. Watch your favorite movies and shows instantly on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch from wherever you are
Posted On Tuesday, January 14, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: action, android, apple, Australia, copyright, front page, imac, ipad, ipod, legal, linux, macrumors, technology, twitter
Umoove , an Israeli startup developing mobile-based face and eye-tracking technology, today released a new game that demonstrates its current work on tracking using the iPhone's front-facing camera. Umoove Experience: The 3D Face & Eye Tracking Flying Game is a simple app that allows users to fly through a village using gentle head movements that are detected by the camera. The goal is to collect potion bottles scattered throughout the landscape by turning and moving up and down with head movements
Posted On Monday, January 13, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adventure, Australia, family, front page, google, home, house, iphone, jokes, jordan, legal, mac, macrumors, pdf
Google is acquiring Nest, the smart-home appliance maker that is behind the Nest Thermostat and the Nest Protect smoke detector, for a reported $3.2 billion in cash .
Posted On Friday, December 27, 2013 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: accessories, android, apple, blackberry, boygenius, Christmas, events, facebook, hardware, humor, legal, security, sexy, software
We thought HTC’s rough year ended earlier this week with Nokia’s patent win against HTC , but the bad news just keeps coming. Now The Wall Street Journal is reporting that several HTC employees, including a top executive, have been indicted for leaking company secrets, taking kickbacks and falsifying expenses.
Posted On Saturday, November 30, 2013 By admin. Under BoyGenius, Yahoo! Answers Tags: accessories, android, apple, blackberry, boygenius, business, entertainment, events, facebook, internet, legal, microsoft, security, yahoo
A French court on Thursday ordered Google , Microsoft , and Yahoo to remove from search results 16 websites that host pirated media, in a case started in December 2011 by various French organizations and groups that protect the interests of entertainment companies such as Paramount and Sony. Local ISPs including Orange, Free, Bouygues Telecom, SFR, Numericable and Darty Telecom are also ordered to “implement all appropriate means including blocking” these websites, TorrentFreak reports .
Phil Schiller takes the stand in Apple/Samsung damages trial; calls the iPhone a ‘bet the company’ type of product
Posted On Friday, November 15, 2013 By temp. Under TUAW Tags: apple legal, iphone, legal, samsung, the-end, tuaw, var-post
Apple executive Phil Schiller took the stand on Thursday as the Apple/Samsung re-trial on damages entered its third day.
Posted On Saturday, October 5, 2013 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: accessories, android, blackberry, california, entertainment, facebook, gaming, google, hardware, interview, legal, security, united-states
Although patent trolls are already one of the least liked groups in the United States , they may have found a way to make themselves even more loathsome in the eyes of the public by doubling as government lobbyists.
Posted On Friday, October 4, 2013 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: android, apple, blackberry, boygenius, business, events, google, hardware, interview, legal
In July, when Apple was found guilty of fixing eBook prices , the company released a statement maintaining that it was innocent of any antitrust violations. Apple was later hit with an injunction that forbade the company from entering into certain agreements with major U.S.
Lodsys Free to Continue Patent Threats Against Developers After Judge Tosses Apple’s Legal Challenge
Posted On Monday, September 30, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, Yahoo! Answers Tags: front page, imac, ipad, iphone, legal, legal-challenge, mac, threats-against, twitter
Following the ongoing legal threats to iOS developers by patent holding firm Lodsys, an East Texas judge has tossed Apple’s original legal challenge of the patent firm, ruling that Lodsys is free to settle all its cases, reports Ars Technica . Now, after two years of litigation, it's back to square one. The East Texas judge overseeing Lodsys' systematic patent attack on app developers has refused to even consider Apple's motion
Posted On Friday, September 20, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: facebook, front page, government, imac, ipod, legal, pdf, software
Senator Al Franken (D-MN) has sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook expressing concern over the new Touch ID fingerprint sensor built into the iPhone 5s, which went on sale earlier today. In the letter ( PDF ), the Senator, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, says he is an iPhone owner and is concerned about the use of fingerprints to unlock the device. It's clear to me that Apple has worked hard to secure this technology and implement it responsibly.