MACTECH NEWS

  • newApple releases third public beta of Mac OS X El Capitan

    Apple releases third public beta of Mac OS X El Capitan

    Apple has made available the third public beta of Mac OS X El Capitan to developers for testing purposes. Those who signed up for Apple’s beta testing program (https://beta.apple.com/sp/betaprogram/…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 9:36pm -
  • newParagon products get full Windows 10 support

    Paragon products get full Windows 10 support

    Paragon Software Group (www.paragon-software.com) has updated Paragon HFS+ for Windows and Paragon ExtFS for Windows for full Windows 10 compatibility.Paragon HFS+ for Windows (US$19.95), Paragon Ext…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 7:17pm -
  • newVMWare Fusion 7 supports Windows 10

    VMWare Fusion 7 supports Windows 10

    For Mac users who want to kick the tires on Windows 10, which is now available, VMware Fusion 7 (http://www.vmware.com/products/fusion/) offers a Windows on Mac experience and allows Mac users to run…
    - 7 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 5:08pm -
  • newSubRosaSoft announces FileSalvage 9.0

    SubRosaSoft announces FileSalvage 9.0

    SubRosaSoft.com has launched FileSalvage 9. The latest version of the data recovery tool features a performance boost, a new user interface, and support for Mac OS X Yosemite.FileSalvage 9 is a desig…
    - 11 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 1:49pm -
  • newWinclone 5 adds support for Windows 10

    Winclone 5 adds support for Windows 10

    Two canoes (http://twocanoes.com) has introduced an update to Winclone 5 with support for Windows 10.Winclone 5 is a Boot Camp cloning and migration solution for the Mac. It's designed to help everyo…
    - 11 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 1:20pm -
  • newIntel, Micron announce breakthrough memory technology

    Intel, Micron announce breakthrough memory technology

    Intel (www.intel.com) and Micron Technology (www.micron.com) have unveiled 3D XPoint technology, a non-volatile memory that the companies say has the potential to revolutionize any device, application…
    - 11 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 1:01pm -
  • newLinkOptimizer 4.9.46 for InDesign adds new Photoshop Action options
    Zevrix Solutions has announced LinkOptimizer 4.9.46, a feature update to its workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. The utility lets users reduce the size of InDesign links and speed up processing by resizing images to their InDesign dimen…
    - 13 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 11:35am -
  • Macro 4 adds Email to Print and AirPrint support

    Macro 4 adds Email to Print and AirPrint support

    Macro 4 (www.macro4.com) has introduced a new mobile printing capability that allows enterprise users to print securely from any mobile device — smartphone, tablet or laptop — to any printer with…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 6:34pm -
  • Chukong Technologies launches Cocos 3.7

    Chukong Technologies launches Cocos 3.7

    Chukong Technologies has announced the merger of Cocos2d-JS into Cocos2d-x to form the Cocos 3.7 upgrade. With Cocos 3.7, developers have greater ease of use and less confusion over which product to u…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 6:30pm -
  • Stairways Software releases Keyboard Maestro 7.0
    Stairways Software (http://www.keyboardmaestro.com/) has released Keyboard Maestro 7.0, an update to its productivity enhancer for Mac OS X. Version 7 refines the editor in a variety of ways, adding autocomplete, inserting actions by name, coloring a…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 1:49pm -
  • Apple releases fifth beta of OS X El Capitan

    Apple releases fifth beta of OS X El Capitan

    Apple has made available the fifth beta of Mac OS X El Capitan to developers for testing purposes. It's available through the Software Update section of the Mac App Store and through the Apple Develop…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 1:30pm -

MAC NEWS AND RUMORS

MACWORLD

  • newThe Week in Mac Accessories: A bevy of MacBook bags

    The Week in Mac Accessories: A bevy of MacBook bags

    A bevy of bagsThis week’s roundup contains a variety of new ways to tote your Mac laptop around campus and to work.BlueloungeThe $20 Bluelounge Posto features a silicone headrest that conforms to the shape of any headphone you place upon it, as wel…
    - 6 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 7:00pm -
  • newPodcast 467: Apple earnings, Apple Pay, and shadenfreude

    Podcast 467: Apple earnings, Apple Pay, and shadenfreude

    Apple makes a lot of money every quarter, but Wall Street is never satisfied—what's up with that? And will the iPad ever break out of its sales slump? And how many Apple Watches did Apple sell? And how great is Tim Cook at throwing shade?!?! Glenn…
    - 6 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 6:23pm -
  • newYahoo Livetext offers texting with video...without sound

    Yahoo Livetext offers texting with video...without sound

    The mime community must feel validated today, because Yahoo has released a video texting app aimed right at them. Called Yahoo Livetext, it combines one-to-one texting with live video…without sound.Basically, you’re sending each other text mess…
    - 7 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 5:25pm -
  • newApple Music in iOS 9 gets a much-needed redesign

    Apple Music in iOS 9 gets a much-needed redesign

    Remember the good old days when the only thing you could do to a song was play it? When Apple Music first launched in iOS 8.4 on June 30, the streaming service was bombarded with hidden menus and a wild array of options. In fact, this “menus on…
    - 14 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 10:38am -
  • newHands-on with Maps in iOS 9: Introducing public transit and more accurate data

    Hands-on with Maps in iOS 9: Introducing public transit and more accurate data

    Apple’s native Maps app currently sits in a folder called Junk on the second page of my home screen, where I banished it as soon as it launched close to three years ago. At the time, I lived in San Francisco, but things haven’t changed now that I…
    - 14 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 10:30am -
  • The Week in Mac Apps: Get the perfect brew going with Roaster

    The Week in Mac Apps: Get the perfect brew going with Roaster

    ...plus file cleanup, security apps, and more!This week’s roundup of new Mac apps serves up a way to reduce the stress of walking down the aisle, an app that teaches the art of brewing a perfect cup of coffee, a photo tool, and much more.App Cleane…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 8:15pm -
  • T-Mobile's new iPhone promo solves the “buy now or wait” dilemma

    T-Mobile's new iPhone promo solves the “buy now or wait” dilemma

    If you're debating whether to buy an iPhone 6 now or wait for the inevitable hardware refresh this fall, T-Mobile is trying to make that decision a lot easier.The carrier is extending the $15 per month promotional pricing for its Jump On Demand pro…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 4:58pm -
  • Apple Music racked up 10 million subscribers in less than a month

    Apple Music racked up 10 million subscribers in less than a month

    Three weeks after Apple Music’s launch, Apple CEO Tim Cook said “millions and millions of customers” had already signed up for the new streaming service, which certainly sounded impressive (though vague). We weren’t expecting to hear any har…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 3:59pm -
  • Freemium Field Test: Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation turns the spy thriller into a routine shooter

    Freemium Field Test: Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation turns the spy thriller into a routine shooter

    Free-to-play games often look appealing, but it’s difficult to know at a glance whether the business model is insidious and fun ruining, or reasonable and worth pumping a few bucks into. With Freemium Field Test, we’ll take a recent free-to-play…
    - 2 days ago 28 Jul 15, 12:00pm -
  • FuelBand buyers eligible for $25 gift cards in Nike, Apple settlement

    FuelBand buyers eligible for $25 gift cards in Nike, Apple settlement

    If you bought a Nike+ FuelBand between Jan. 19, 2012 and June 17, 2015, you might be eligible to claim a little bit of cash. Nike is paying out $2.4 million to settle a class-action lawsuit claiming the FuelBand misled buyers by delivering inaccurat…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jul 15, 3:59pm -
  • The Week in iPad Cases: Logitech’s triple-threat keyboard case is good looking, damage resistant, and practical

    The Week in iPad Cases: Logitech’s triple-threat keyboard case is good looking, damage resistant, and practical

    ...plus folios, sleeves, and more!This week’s roundup of new iPad cases features a padded case from STM, sturdy picks from DODOcase, Incipio, and Poetic, and an alternative for photographers from iLuv.Case LogicThe Durable (all iPad models; $19) sp…
    - 4 days ago 25 Jul 15, 2:00pm -

APPLE NEWS FOR THE REST OF US

  • newKeyboard Maestro 7 Features Enhancements Throughout
    After two years of free updates, Peter Lewis of Stairways Software has released Keyboard Maestro 7.0, a major update that adds new triggers, new actions, and themed palettes to the macro utility, along with numerous changes to the Keyboard Maestro Ed…
    - 4 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 8:14pm -
  • newExternal Link: T-Mobile Announces Incentives for iPhone Users
    T-Mobile has announced two incentives for iPhone users. The first is that Apple Music will be included in its Music Freedom service, which means that streaming songs from Apple Music will not count against T-Mobile users’ bandwidth caps. The second…
    - 12 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 12:56pm -
  • External Link: Nike Ordered to Compensate FuelBand Owners
    As part of a class-action settlement, Nike is distributing a total of $2.4 million to owners of its FuelBand fitness tracker, due to inaccurate tracking of calorie burn, steps, and overall activity. Affected customers can opt to receive $15 in cash o…
    - 1 day ago 28 Jul 15, 3:30pm -
  • TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 27 July 2015
    Notable software releases this week include Mellel 3.4.2, Microsoft Office 2011 14.5.3, MacBook Pro Flash Storage Firmware Update 1.0, Default Folder X 4.7.3, and TextExpander 5.1. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jul 15, 8:16pm -
  • ExtraBITS for 27 July 2015
    This week’s ExtraBITS roundup features Josh Centers and the Tech Night Owl discussing Apple financials, Flickr bringing back Pro accounts, Jim Dalrymple losing and then recovering much of his music because of Apple Music confusions, and United Airl…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jul 15, 8:16pm -
  • External Link: Jim Dalrymple Recovers Most of His Music
    We previously reported that Jim Dalrymple of The Loop publicly quit Apple Music after it ate a good chunk of his collection. The good news is that, with Apple’s help, he was able to recover much of his music. The problem turned out to be an interac…
    - 2 days ago 27 Jul 15, 5:06pm -
  • External Link: Josh Centers Tackles Apple Finances with The Tech Night Owl
    Managing Editor Josh Centers once again joined The Tech Night Owl podcast to discuss Apple’s latest quarterly results, the upcoming Windows 10, Jim Dalrymple’s Apple Music problems, and how Josh replaced his wife’s iPhone 5c screen. Read the f…
    - 3 days ago 27 Jul 15, 11:45am -
  • Give Better Presentations with “Take Control of Keynote”
    Our latest Take Control book, Joe Kissell’s “Take Control of Keynote” provides comprehensive help not just with Apple’s Keynote presentation app, but with all aspects of giving a good talk. It joins “Take Control of Pages” and “Take Con…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jul 15, 8:11pm -
  • External Link: Flickr Brings Back Pro Accounts
    After two years, Flickr is bringing back paid Pro accounts for $49.99 per year. The new Flickr Pro includes better analytics, no ads, a “pro” badge on profiles, and discounts on photo products, such as Adobe’s Creative Cloud Photography plan. T…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jul 15, 7:12pm -
  • How to Replace a Cracked iPhone 5c Screen with Screasy
    With his wife’s iPhone 5c suffering from a broken screen, Josh Centers had the perfect opportunity to test out the Screasy iPhone Screen Repair Kit. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jul 15, 1:35pm -
  • FunBITS: Music in Time and Space
    A clever Web site takes you on a space-time journey to sample popular music from bygone decades. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support ou…
    - 5 days ago 24 Jul 15, 1:27pm -

TUAW: APPLE NEWS AND REVIEWS

  • newSome of the cars on Uber's maps don't really exist

    Some of the cars on Uber's maps don't really exist

    If you've ever wondered why Uber will show you a horde of available cars but still quote you an oddly long wait time for a ride, you now have an explanation: some of those cars don't exist. Motherboard has learned through a study that the app's map a…
    - 6 mins ago 30 Jul 15, 12:25am -
  • newAndroid security flaw puts your phone into a near-coma

    Android security flaw puts your phone into a near-coma

    Android has more than one video-related security hole on its hands at the moment. Trend Micro has found a flaw that uses a malformed Matroska (MKV) video in apps or websites to crash Android's "mediaserver" service, effectively turning the target dev…
    - 50 mins ago 29 Jul 15, 11:41pm -
  • newGripping objects takes much more brain power than we thought

    Gripping objects takes much more brain power than we thought

    Researchers from Brown University have made a discovery about how the human brain operates when gripping an object. Previously, it's been assumed that the mind had a short, single command to drive the hand, but in reality it's much more complex than…
    - 1 hour ago 29 Jul 15, 11:13pm -
  • newHere's how you stream Xbox One games on Windows 10

    Here's how you stream Xbox One games on Windows 10

    Microsoft has made much ado about Windows 10's support for streaming Xbox One games to your PC, but how do you actually do it? There's a good chance that you can figure it out if you're reading this, but Microsoft has helpfully posted a full walkthro…
    - 2 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 10:19pm -
  • newTwitter's Windows 10 app shows you top tweets right from the start

    Twitter's Windows 10 app shows you top tweets right from the start

    You're going to see a lot of apps rushing to take advantage of Windows 10 post-launch, but one of them will be particularly important if you're a social networking maven. Twitter has released a new app for Windows 10 right alongside Microsoft's shiny…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 9:28pm -
  • new'Five Nights at Freddy's' movie lands the director of 'Poltergeist'

    'Five Nights at Freddy's' movie lands the director of 'Poltergeist'

    If you're hoping that the movie adaptation of the Five Nights at Freddy's games will get the director it deserves... well, we have mixed news. Deadline understands that Gil Kenan, best known for helming Monster House and the Poltergeist remake, will…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 9:08pm -
  • newAmazon's Dash Buttons bring one-push ordering to all Prime members

    Amazon's Dash Buttons bring one-push ordering to all Prime members

    If you're like me, you probably thought Amazon's Dash Button was an April Fool's joke that arrived a day early. Well, we found out rather quickly that the online retailer was serious about the device and invited select Prime members to give them a sh…
    - 4 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 8:45pm -
  • new'Titanfall' is going free-to-play in Asia

    'Titanfall' is going free-to-play in Asia

    Free-to-play games are big business outside of America and Titanfall is the next big shooter joining the ranks of Halo and Call of Duty in taking that route. Publisher Electronic Arts is working with Nexon (the company behind Maple Story and FIFA Onl…
    - 4 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 8:24pm -
  • newReport: United hacked by the same group behind OPM breach

    Report: United hacked by the same group behind OPM breach

    United Airlines detected a breach in its computer systems in May or early June, potentially putting the movements of millions of Americans in the hands of a China-backed hacker group, Bloomberg reports. This is the same group suspected of hacking int…
    - 4 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 8:02pm -
  • newSprint counters T-Mobile with 10GB of shared family data

    Sprint counters T-Mobile with 10GB of shared family data

    The battle between Sprint and T-Mobile for the hearts and phone lines of America's families is heating up. T-Mobile recently updated its Simple Choice family plan to give a family of four unlimited calling and text, as well as 10GB of data to each of…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 7:44pm -
  • newNetflix synthesizes a brainwave symphony for 'Sense8'

    Netflix synthesizes a brainwave symphony for 'Sense8'

    Netflix's new sci-fi adventure, Sense8, follows eight people who suddenly develop psychic powers with each other. To commemorate the series, which is directed by The Matrix's Wachowski siblings, Netflix teamed up with J. Michael Straczynski, the guy…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 7:20pm -

APPLEINSIDER

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  • My Work Here is Done

    My Work Here is Done

    After following Apple retail for 14 years, I’ve reached a happy ending, and am gracefully backing away from the crazy world of following the company and its stores. No more stories or analysis, or flying out to far-flung locations to join overnigh…
    - 28 Mar 15, 3:19am -
  • Live Above An Apple Store—For a Price

    Live Above An Apple Store—For a Price

    For the most-avid Apple store enthusiast, a most-extraordinary opportunity has arisen to purchase an apartment inside an Apple store building. No more driving—or even walking—to your Genius Bar appointment or to pick up an accessory. Just take a…
    - 14 Mar 15, 9:26am -
  • More Streams of People To Fill The Retail Stores

    More Streams of People To Fill The Retail Stores

    Although Apple’s Monday special event was intended to formally present Apple Watch, it seemed to be more about the company’s retail stores, which will bear the brunt of additional inventory, sales and traffic handling tasks to get the produc…
    - 11 Mar 15, 7:47am -
  • Latest Store Opening Generates Apple Enthusiasm

    Latest Store Opening Generates Apple Enthusiasm

    This video of the Zhongjie Joy City (Shenyang, China) Apple store grand opening on February 28th demonstrates the broad extent of the enthusiasm for Apple’s retail stores, and how it transcends cultures and international boundaries.
    - 3 Mar 15, 6:50am -
  • Neighbors Organize Protest Over Future Apple Store

    Neighbors Organize Protest Over Future Apple Store

    - 23 Feb 15, 10:26pm -
  • Last Mini-Store Moves to Full-Size Space

    Last Mini-Store Moves to Full-Size Space

    In typical Apple fashion, customer service trumped the scheduled 10 p.m. closing time of the Oakridge (N. Calif.) retail store last night, the last of nine mini-stores that debuted in 2004 and introduced the now-familiar stainless steel interior des…
    - 15 Feb 15, 3:05am -
  • Historic Genius Bar Logos Are Being Removed

    Historic Genius Bar Logos Are Being Removed

    An original and significant element of Apple’s retail stores is disappearing. Over the past month workers have been removing the “atom” symbol that has pinpointed the Genius Bars since the first store opened in 2001, and they are replacing i…
    - 11 Feb 15, 12:34pm -
  • Apple Expanding Green Energy To More Stores

    Apple Expanding Green Energy To More Stores

    Apple announced today that it’s signed an $848 million contract to purchase solar electricity that will convert all 52 of its California stores, its headquarters and a data center to green power by the end of 2016. Speaking at a San Francisco…
    - 11 Feb 15, 3:56am -
  • Store Employees Indicted, Gift Card Fraud Ring

    Store Employees Indicted, Gift Card Fraud Ring

    The Manhattan (NYC) district attorney announced indictments today against four former Apple retail store employees and a dental office receptionist, accusing them of defrauding Barclays Bank of of $700,000 through fraudulently-obtained Apple gift car…
    - 6 Feb 15, 3:59am -
  • Apple Posts One Last Look At Retail Financials

    Apple Posts One Last Look At Retail Financials

    In the wake of Apple’s unexplained decision to no longer separately report retail store financial results, the company has posted a final, tantalizing summary of how the stores have performed by geography over the past three years, showing Japan w…
    - 4 Feb 15, 10:48am -
  • Retail Veteran Is Leaving, Big Changes Coming

    Retail Veteran Is Leaving, Big Changes Coming

    Prompted by future career possibilities, and encouraged by the value of his Apple stock, Apple’s veteran vice president of retail real estate and development Bob Bridger is leaving the company at the end of March. Insiders say his departure is als…
    - 3 Feb 15, 4:56am -

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APPLECTURE

  • newLessons I Learned: Building My First Android App

    Lessons I Learned: Building My First Android App

    You may have heard of many stories about successful startups that launched android apps. Many people do not know that a lot more startup fail while trying this. Developing Android app is not a tough job but most of the […]
    - 16 hours ago 29 Jul 15, 8:09am -
  • 1 Click to Backup and Restore iPhone Files Without iTunes

    1 Click to Backup and Restore iPhone Files Without iTunes

    Get the “can’t backup” error when you try to backup iPhone with iTunes? Still looking for a useful tool to fix iPhone issues when iTunes can’t work? iTunes can be one of the best backup and restore tool for iPhone. […]
    - 16 days ago 14 Jul 15, 3:50am -
  • Expense Tracker 2.0: Powerful Mobile App Which Can Protect You from Unwanted Expenses!

    Expense Tracker 2.0: Powerful Mobile App Which Can Protect You from Unwanted Expenses!

    We have come halfway down 2015 while having a resolution in mind at the dawn of the new-year. According to University of Scranton psychology study, an estimate of 75% maintain their resolution only through the first week while only 46% […]…
    - 42 days ago 18 Jun 15, 11:22am -
  • Restore Data from Mac Trash Using EaseUS Data Recovery for Mac

    Restore Data from Mac Trash Using EaseUS Data Recovery for Mac

    For Apple Macintosh users, data recovery is kind of a difficult job. For the restrictions Mac OS has imposed, retrieving lost data off a hard drive is sometimes quite difficult if the user is not much proficient in operating the […]
    - 50 days ago 9 Jun 15, 4:24pm -
  • Current Condition of Accountant Jobs in Mumbai

    Current Condition of Accountant Jobs in Mumbai

    Accounting is the process of record keeping of a person or company’s financial transactions to calculate profit/loss. An individual who specializes in this field is known as an accountant. Finance is a process of providing advice to person or compa…
    - 56 days ago 3 Jun 15, 1:32pm -
  • E3D-v6: Review of 6th Version of Original Hotend by E3D

    E3D-v6: Review of 6th Version of Original Hotend by E3D

    One of the main trends of this year in home and office 3D-printers is the usage of all-metal nozzles or so-called “hotends”. The E3D company from Great Britain released sixth version of its all-metal hotend in May 2014, giving their […]…
    - 69 days ago 22 May 15, 10:47am -
  • Spotlight on the Apple Watch

    Spotlight on the Apple Watch

    Apple has an annoying habit of inventing something that you didn’t even know you needed. When they introduced their plans for the iPad, people spent too long laughing at the new name to realise that Apple had once again introduced […]
    - 94 days ago 27 Apr 15, 10:21am -
  • 5 Must-Have Accessories For A Laser Range Finder

    5 Must-Have Accessories For A Laser Range Finder

    A laser range finder is a pretty nifty tool to have on hand, especially if you are in the business of construction or engineering. Even golfers, hunters, architects and military personnel can find some use for short and long range […]
    - 14 Apr 15, 8:33am -
  • Reasons for Hiring an Interior Designer

    Reasons for Hiring an Interior Designer

    The value of one’s flats for sale in Lucknow will get increased if it appears to be in a pleasing manner. If the house possesses an excellent look, then definitely the members belonging to those houses will feel proud for […]
    - 14 Apr 15, 8:15am -
  • Digitalis CPA App: The Best Medical App for Smart Phone Users!

    Digitalis CPA App: The Best Medical App for Smart Phone Users!

    The Digitalis CPD application is a top rated medical expert’s one-stop healthcare referral guide. In fact, it’s the leading healthcare app out there today! Anything that refers to the healthcare fields is right here in this app. From medicine and…
    - 31 Mar 15, 10:24pm -

APPLE TOOLBOX

  • BMW: i3 for Apple’s car project is speculation
    Earlier this week news reports stated that Apple and BMW were in talk to use BMW’s i3 vehicles as a basis for apple’s own car project, code named Titan. Further, various reports said that Apple CEO Tim Cook and some Apple executives recently visi…
    - 2 days ago 28 Jul 15, 9:26am -
  • The voice behind Turkish Siri: I am worried
    iOS 8.3 adds several new languages for Siri: Russian, Danish, Dutch, Portuguese, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, and English for India. Today, Turkish press identified the Turkish voice behind Siri. The voice belongs to Yelda Ugurlu, a radio programmer and…
    - 15 Apr 15, 11:58am -
  • Apple patent improves access to emergency contacts and medical records
    The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a patent application today from Apple that describes enhanced techniques to show emergency contact information and medical records on a locked device. The patent, entitled “EMERGENCY INFORMAT…
    - 19 Feb 15, 12:45pm -
  • Apple applies for orientation-based audio patent, possibly related to rumoured iPad Pro
    Today the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a patent application from Apple that describes a method of automatically routing audio to different speakers on an electronic device, based upon its orientation. This may be used in the l…
    - 22 Jan 15, 2:42pm -
  • Apple awarded patent for strengthened glass displays
    Apple has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today for methods of improving the strength of glass covers on electronics devices such as the iPhone. Strengthened glass screen The patent describes systems an…
    - 20 Jan 15, 3:09pm -
  • Apple invents a new Home Button which also functions as a Joystick
    Apple filed a patent today with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) which describes a unique Home Button invention that can be used either as a regular button or as a gaming joystick. The patent demonstrates that Apple is considering ways to…
    - 15 Jan 15, 1:47pm -
  • iPhone 6 gets hot, fix
    Several users have reported an issue in which users feel that their iPhone 6 (and iPhone 6 Plus) sometimes get hot. Do you think that your idevice is overheating? This article explains why your iPhone is getting hot and how you can troubleshoot the p…
    - 14 Jan 15, 9:56am -
  • Apple granted patent for display based speakers
    Apple has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today for flexible display-based speaker structures that can be used to produce audio from the screens of its iDevices. The patent relates in general to elect…
    - 13 Jan 15, 3:56pm -
  • Apple patent application for 3D Camera and UI for CarPlay and Apple Watch
    Today the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a patent application from Apple that describes important advances to their existing 3D parallax effect taking advantage of 3D cameras. The patent describes a 3D user interface that ca…
    - 8 Jan 15, 2:54pm -
  • Apple awarded patent for flexible electronic devices
    Apple has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today for flexible electronic devices where all the electronics, not just the screen, are made from flexible materials. Flexible electronics The patent appli…
    - 6 Jan 15, 2:48pm -