Posted On Thursday, March 14, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, apple, cities, google, ipad, mac, russia, technology, wireless
Apple has applied for a patent for an interesting take on wireless charging, allowing a Smart Cover with embedded battery to recharge the iPad (discovered by AppleInsider ). At first blush, Apple's invention, aptly titled "Integrated inductive charging in protective cover," appears to simply be a first-party incarnation of upcoming products that use inductive charging to transfer power to an iOS device. These components usually incorporate an induction coil and transformer that outputs power via a cord plugged into the device's dock connector.
Posted On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, cities, entertainment, google, imac, ipad, iphone, security, technology
Samsung's lead over Apple last year in the smartphone race was helped by a massive marketing blitz, reports The Wall Street Journal .
Posted On Friday, March 8, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: apple, desktop, front page, google, graphics, internet, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, racing, technology
Digitimes is reporting that both Apple and Samsung are expected to introduce wireless charging solutions for their "flagship models" of smartphones in 2013. While their "industry sources" pinpoint Qi inductive charging as the technology to be used by Samsung, Apple appears to be working on their own version of wireless charging. Apple is likely to adopt the wireless charging technology developed internally, but it remains unknown if the next-generation iPhone will come with built-in wireless charging capability or with other attached accessories, said the sources
Posted On Monday, February 11, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adoption, apple, copyright, editing, enterprise, game, information, ipad, iphone, manager, microsoft, technology
As noted by The Next Web , Apple has updated its investor page to announce that it will offer a live audio stream of a presentation by CEO Tim Cook tomorrow at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference. Cook has spoken at the annual event several times in the past, including last year in his first visit as Apple's CEO. Cook is unlikely to make any product announcements during the session, but he should offer some insight into Apple and its business.
Posted On Friday, February 8, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adobe, android, enterprise, flash, front page, google, imac, iphone, ipod, mac, technology, windows
As noted by Ars Technica , Adobe late yesterday issued a security bulletin announcing that it was releasing updates to Flash Player in order to address a pair of security vulnerabilities targeting Mac and Windows users. Adobe is also aware of reports that CVE-2013-0634 is being exploited in the wild in attacks delivered via malicious Flash (SWF) content hosted on websites that target Flash Player in Firefox or Safari on the Macintosh platform, as well as attacks designed to trick Windows users into opening a Microsoft Word document delivered as an email attachment which contains malicious Flash (SWF) content. Users can manually download the new 11.5.502.146 version of Flash Player from Adobe's site, or those who have specified that Adobe may update Flash Player automatically may simply allow it to do so
Posted On Friday, January 18, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: black, chinese, consumer, facebook, front page, imac, Industry, internet, ipad, iphone, ipod, mac, technology
Reuters reports that Sharp, one of Apple's primary display panel partners for its mobile devices, has slashed production of iPad displays at one of its plants.
Posted On Thursday, January 17, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, birds, credit, desktop, digital, facebook, google, ipad, iphone apps, jordan, mac, macrumors, technology, trademark, twitter
Patently Apple highlights an interesting Apple patent application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office today. The application describes a removable clip for a mobile device such as an iPod, with the clip integrating tactile or trackpad like controls to be used either while attached to the device or as a remote control
Apple Investigating Thinner, Lower Power IGZO Displays Across iPad and iPhone Product Lines for 2013
Posted On Thursday, December 27, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TUAW Tags: action, android, apple, black, design, front page, games, holiday, ipad, mac, macrumors, technology, tuaw
According to a new DigiTimes report , Apple is evaluating the feasibility of using IGZO displays across their iPad, iPad mini and iPhone products in 2013. The sources said Apple is in further discussions with Sharp over IGZO panel production capacity estimates for 2013 and is also inquiring about whether AU Optronics' (AUO) L5C line could be used to produce the technology
Posted On Thursday, December 20, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, automation, calculator, google, images, iphone, ipod, jordan, mac, macrumors, network, technology
Apple, Microsoft and Google are all potential buyers for home automation firm R2 Studios , part of the id8 Group founded by Blake Krikorian, according to the Wall Street Journal . He was the founder of Sling Media, makers of the SlingBox that was later sold to EchoStar/Dish Network
Posted On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, Yahoo! Answers Tags: australian, birds, copyright, front page, game, iphone apps, ipod, jordan, mac, macrumors, microsoft, models, technology, windows, yahoo
The Next Web reports that Apple and Microsoft are currently engaged in a dispute over Microsoft's SkyDrive cloud storage app that was launched in the App Store a year ago . According to the report, the dispute is related to Microsoft's move to roll out the ability for users to purchase paid storage upgrades on their iOS devices without going through Apple's in-app subscription mechanism that provides Apple with a 30% share of revenues