Posted On Tuesday, December 3, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, ball, china, chinese, design, imac, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, macrumors, taxes, technology, trademark, vehicles
Apple has been awarded a patent by the U.S.
Posted On Sunday, November 24, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: android, cool, copyright, ipad, mac, microsoft, modern, technology
Apple has confirmed its acquisition of Israeli 3D body sensing firm PrimeSense, reports AllThingsD .
Posted On Sunday, November 24, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, career, copyright, game-console, google, imac, iphone, ipod, microsoft, sports, technology, weather, xbox
Apple has confirmed its acquisition of Israeli 3D body sensing firm PrimeSense, reports AllThingsD . The move comes after months of speculation, as Apple was first reported in July to be looking to acquire the firm behind the original 3D body sensing technology used by Microsoft for its Kinect platform. The negotiations gained notoriety again earlier this month as Apple was said to be on the verge of a deal, agreeing to purchase PrimeSense for approximately $345 million, but was held up due to a final legal issue
Posted On Friday, November 22, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adobe, apple, attorney, china, copyright, earth, iphone, iphone apps, jordan, macrumors, Motorola, photoshop, technology
A pair of patent applications related to Apple's new flagship iPhone feature Touch ID shed some new light on how the fingerprint sensor itself works, as well as the "Secure Enclave" inside the A7 processor that analyzes and stores user fingerprints.
Posted On Thursday, November 21, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: adobe, android, apple, chicks, china, chinese, earth, imac, ipad, iphone apps, photoshop, technology, virtual, weather
According to Chinese site C Technology [ Google Translate , via Unwired View ], Apple has begun testing a next-generation iPhone prototype with a 4.9-inch display, along with an iPhone 5c successor sporting a larger screen. The claim is somewhat different from one made by Bloomberg earlier this month stating that Apple was developing two next-generation iPhones that would feature curved displays at 4.7 and 5.5 inches, although it is likely that the company is testing various screen sizes as it often does during a development cycle. 4-inch iPhone 5s vs.
Posted On Friday, November 15, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, black, computer, facebook, holiday, imac, iTunes, technology
Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, took the stand in the damages retrial between Apple and Samsung earlier today, testifying as the two companies argue over how much Samsung should pay Apple after the latter company won its patent lawsuit last year. Apple is asking for $379 million in damages, while Samsung believes it should only need to pay $52 million. Last year, Samsung was ordered to pay Apple a total of $1.05 billion after a jury found the South Korean company guilty of willfully violating multiple Apple patents.
Posted On Friday, November 15, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: chinese, facebook, google, heroes, holiday, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, jordan, mac, technology, united-states
According to Chinese site C Technology [ Google Translate , via Unwired View ], Apple is continuing to reduce its orders for the iPhone 5c with suppliers, still working to balance production with customer demand that has remained very strongly in favor of the higher-priced iPhone 5s. The report claims that Apple's main assembly partner ProTek (Pegatron) has slashed production from 320,000 units per day in October to just 80,000 units per day. Similarly, Apple's backup assembler for the iPhone 5c, Foxconn, is operating at only a minimum capacity of 8-9,000 units per day.
Posted On Wednesday, November 13, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: chinese, copyright, gadgets, game, imac, ipod, macrumors, manager, technology
Back in October, Apple filed its 2013 10-K annual report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, offering some insight into how the company has grown over the past year. A section within the filing revealed that the company is investing a record $10.5 billion on advanced supply chain technology, and a new report from Bloomberg has offered a look at what Apple typically does with those expenditures
Posted On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: amazon, Australia, google, imac, ipad, iphone apps, mac, technology, twitter
Apple's new iPad Air marks a significant technological step forward for the company, improving performance while reducing the device's volume and weight by over 25%. Much of the size and weight savings have been enabled by improved power efficiency, allowing Apple to reduce the device's battery thickness and capacity by roughly the same 25%. Component thickness reduction in iPad Air As noted in IHS iSuppli's component cost analysis released earlier today, the iPad Air now uses just 36 LEDs to light its display, down from as many as 84 in previous generations.
Posted On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, article, controller, copyright, food, friends, front page, ipad, iphone apps, ipod, macrumors, marketing, swedish, technology
First announced at Apple's September 10 media event alongside the iPhone 5s and its M7 motion coprocessor, the Nike+ Move app has launched in the App Store, allowing iPhone 5s users to get enhanced statistics daily about their physical activity. The new app was the first revealed to take advantage of the M7 coprocessor and new CoreMotion APIs in iOS 7, allowing it to track more reliable and accurate movement data in the background, even when the phone is asleep, while also conserving battery life. The app then takes all the movement data it gathers and converts it into NikeFuel, the fitness company's measuring unit for physical activities, and uses it to motivate a user to keep exercising.