Posted On Monday, November 25, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: black, black friday, front page, ipod, mac, sports, twitter, weather
Following a September report stating that Apple may be working with Quanta Computer to develop a larger-sized iPad, Digitimes is now reporting that the Taiwanese-based manufacturer has landed the contract to mass-produce the tablet for the second half of 2014.
Posted On Friday, November 22, 2013 By admin. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: 9to5mac, controller, in-addition-to-, ipad, iphone apps, ipod, life-on-ipad, macrumors, mobile-version, our-staff, quantcast, twitter
Apple has published a new webpage on its website dubbed "Life on iPad", which documents six stories of people using their iPads in various ways to improve their lives. The page, which was first discovered by 9to5Mac , also includes copy highlighting that people have used the iPad in ways that Apple hadn't foreseen. The six stories focus on Siemens Energy-Wind Service, champion speed skater Bridie Farrell, Palmaz Vineyards, Riviera Racing Team owner and driver Mark Post, Broadway director and choreographer Jeff Whiting, and Dr.
Posted On Thursday, November 21, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: a-video-trailer, apple, clumsy, clumsy-ninja, controller, European, front page, imac, ipad, macrumors, mobile-version, our-staff, quantcast, script, twitter
Apple today debuted a new video trailer in the App Store for its latest Editor's Choice app, Clumsy Ninja , reports MacStories . This is the first time that Apple has allowed a video to be embedded within an App Store description. As an Editor's Choice pick, Clumsy Ninja has been given a specially designed App Store page in iTunes that includes a link to the app along with a video trailer that opens into a full screen preview when clicked.
Posted On Tuesday, November 19, 2013 By admin. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: 9to5mac, airport, black, controller, copyright, front page, imac, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, korea, mac, microsoft, twitter
An official at an Apple display supplier in Korea has told the The Korea Times (via Unwired View ) that production of a 12.9-inch Retina Display to be used in the next-generation iPad is underway, with the tablet's release set for early next year. The report states that the 12.9-inch iPad will have an improved display nearing ultra high-definition (UHD) quality, which would be significantly bigger and contain many more pixels than Apple's current 9.7-inch iPad Air. “Apple’s local first-tier display supplier is now producing a 12.9-inch Retina Display to be used in the new iPad, which will be coming out sometime early next year,” an official at a local Apple supplier in Korea told The Korea Times by telephone Tuesday
Posted On Monday, November 18, 2013 By admin. Under 9to5Mac, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: computers, greenpeace, internet, ipad, iphone, ipod, jordan, mac, north-carolina, our-staff, power, quantcast, twitter, united-states
After building large solar power and biogas fuel cell generating facilities at its Maiden, North Carolina data center, Apple is one of the of the largest non-utility clean energy generation companies in the country. As of a report earlier this year, Apple uses 100% renewable energy across all its data centers, plus 75% at its corporate facilities. Gigaom 's Katie Fehrenbacher went to the facility and has written an extensive article with a number of images of both Apple's two gigantic solar farms, as well as its Bloom Energy biogas fuel cell farm
Posted On Wednesday, November 13, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, david-hsieh, display, front page, ipad, iwatch, korea, mac, macrumors, our-staff, president, spectate-other-, twitter
Last month, NPD DisplaySearch analyst David Hsieh offered an overview of Apple's display plans for future devices, based on sources in the company's supply chain. Among the products included in Hsieh's analysis was Apple's long-rumored "iWatch" smart watch device, with Hsieh only briefly noting that Apple appeared to be looking to source both 1.3-inch and 1.63-inch flexible AMOLED displays with resolutions of 320 x 320 pixels.
Posted On Wednesday, November 13, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: apple, game, ipad, iphone, ipod, macrumors, nba, positives, twitter
Confirming earlier reports suggesting the long-rumored Apple television set is taking a backseat to other Apple projects, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo today told investors that he does not expect Apple to produce a television set until 2015 or 2016. Kuo does believe, however, that Apple may launch a new version of the existing Apple TV set top box with the same A7 processor found in the iPhone 5s and Apple's newest iPads in 2014.
Apple’s New Manufacturing Partner, GT Advanced, Uses Particle Accelerator to Cut Sapphire Glass Production Costs
Posted On Tuesday, November 12, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: advanced, apple, goes-on-to-note, imac, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, jordan, mac, macrumors, manufacturing, techcrunch, twitter
Apple's new sapphire glass manufacturing partner , GT Advanced, owns some very advanced technology to manufacture extremely thin sheets of sapphire much more cheaply than current methods. TechCrunch has done some digging and discovered a company called Twin Creeks that GT Advanced acquired late last year. Twin Creeks developed a hydrogen particle accelerator (pictured below) as a cheaper alternative to saws when attempting to slice larger chunks of sapphire for use on electronics
Posted On Tuesday, November 12, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: a-series, apple, arrangement, global, imac, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, macrumors, manufacturing, our-staff, script, texas, twitter
Yesterday, a report from The Times Union claimed that Apple would begin A-series chip production at an upstate New York factory belonging to semiconductor company GlobalFoundries, with the Albany newspaper's sources also stating that Samsung would be helping to set up the facility.
Posted On Monday, November 11, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, Yahoo! Answers Tags: apple, display, emulators, front page, ipad, iphone, ipod, macrumors, mobile-version, our-staff, quantcast, twitter, yahoo! answers
While Apple has been rumored for a number of years to have been working on a television set project, reports have become more scarce over the past year as interest in a potential smart watch has gained steam. According to a report from NPD DisplaySearch , the rumor trends are indeed a reflection of what is happening at Apple, with the company apparently putting the TV project "on hold again" as wearables such as the "iWatch" have taken priority.