Posted On Sunday, February 16, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: article, birds, copyright, design, discovery, google, home, imac, images, ipad, linkedin, mac, macrumors
Apple's interest in vehicle and medical integration for its products is well-known, but a new report from the San Francisco Chronicle claims some new details on both fronts, including word that Apple may have explored a potential purchase of electric car manufacturer Tesla last year. The specific claim that Apple was considering a purchase of Tesla seems to be primarily speculation, but the report notes that Apple's head of acquisitions Adrian Perica met with Tesla CEO Elon Musk early last year. According to the report's source, Apple CEO Tim Cook was probably also involved in the meeting
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
Apple Introducing New Apple TV Box in April for Holiday Launch, Still Talking With Time Warner Cable
Posted On Wednesday, February 12, 2014 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adventure, apple, cell-phones, family, front page, fuel, games, google, iphone apps, macrumors, netflix, wireless
Apple is planning to introduce a new Apple TV set-top box in April according to Bloomberg , but the report says Apple would not begin selling the box for months. Apple is also in talks with content providers including Time Warner Cable to provide TV shows and other media. The new box is said to include an upgraded processor and a revamped interface
Posted On Monday, February 10, 2014 By temp. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: 9to5mac, city, comcast, copyright, iphone, ipod, mac, macrumors, software
Recent rumors have indicated Apple is planning to release a redesigned set-top box in the near future, and hints of the new hardware have already appeared in iOS 7 software builds, according to 9to5Mac and developer Hamza Sood. There is a reference to the AppleTV4,1 listed in the iOS 7 Apple TV framework that handles AirPlay
Posted On Saturday, February 8, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adobe, brazil, copyright, creator, front page, google, ipod, italian, jordan, mac, macrumors, patents
Dong Nguyen, the developer of Flappy Bird , the viral hit that remains at the top of the App Store rankings , has promised on Twitter to remove the app from the App Store because the sheer amount of attention the app has drawn is something he isn't interested in dealing with. In fact, the most recent update to Flappy Bird removed the game's score sharing feature.
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.
Olympic Athletes Requested to Cover Apple Logos During Opening Ceremony Because of Samsung Sponsorship
Posted On Wednesday, February 5, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adobe, brazil, electronics, facebook, front page, google, india, iphone apps, macrumors, north-korea, olympics, screenshots, security, social media, trademark
Olympic athletes are being asked by Samsung to cover any Apple logos on their devices during the Parade of Nations at the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony because Samsung is a lead worldwide sponsor of the Games. The report, from a Swiss site (via Slashgear ) [ Translate ], does not go into much detail on the request, but reports it as a condition of Samsung's sponsorship
Posted On Friday, January 31, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, copyright, downloads, hardware, imac, japanese, macrumors, nfl, twitter
Earlier this month, Walter Isaacson, the man who wrote the best-selling biography of Steve Jobs, garnered some attention when he told a CNBC interviewer that the "greatest innovation today" was coming from Google, not Apple. Yesterday, Isaacson did an interview with Bloomberg TV , where he clarified his original statement and noted that while he believes Google is the more innovative company, with a clearer integrated strategy, Apple is better than Google at bringing products to fruition
Posted On Friday, January 31, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, copyright, downloads, facebook, games, google, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, japanese, macrumors, nfl, power, video-games
King, the developer behind mega-hit Candy Crush Saga , was recently awarded a UK trademark on the term "candy" for use in video games and is awaiting approval on a similar trademark in the United States.
Posted On Friday, January 24, 2014 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, birthday, copyright, disney, hockey, imac, jordan, macrumors, nsa
Apple has debuted a number of posters at its Cupertino Headquarters to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the Macintosh, with every employee who has ever worked for Apple listed in the order of their badge numbers. Some employees have already located their names, including Engineering Project Manager Michael Jurewitz .