MACTECH NEWS

  • newiBarcoder upgrade for Mac OS X features added codes, other enhancements

    iBarcoder upgrade  for Mac OS X features added codes, other enhancements

    Cristallight Software has launched iBarcoder 3.7.4, an update to their barcode generator for Mac OS X (10.7 and higher).With the app, users can create any number of customized, colorful barcode label…
    - 11 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 1:48pm -
  • newBoot Runner 2 for Mac OS X adds more customization support

    Boot Runner 2 for Mac OS X adds more customization support

    Twocanoes Software (www.twocanoes.com) has trotted out Boot Runner 2, an update to the OS startup manager for Macs. It provides complete start up control and management of dual-boot Macs. Boot Runner…
    - 11 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 1:43pm -
  • newAKVIS NatureArt gets new Transform tool, more

    AKVIS NatureArt gets new Transform tool, more

    AKVIS (www.akvis.com) has released AKVIS NatureArt 7.0, an update of its collection of nature effects for images. The software can be used as a standalone application and/or Photoshop plugin, on Mac O…
    - 11 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 1:32pm -
  • Maintain releases Cocktail 8.3 (Yosemite Edition)

    Maintain releases Cocktail 8.3 (Yosemite Edition)

    Maintain has served Cocktail 8.3 (Yosemite Edition), the latest maintenance update for users running OS X Yosemite. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and op…
    - 3 days ago 17 Apr 15, 5:33pm -
  • Strata announces Design 3D CX 8.0 for Mac

    Strata announces Design 3D CX 8.0 for Mac

    Strata has announced the latest version of its Strata Design 3D CX app (http://tinyurl.com/lw7t9ln) for creative professionals. Version 8.0 introduces features designed to enhance the design workflow;…
    - 4 days ago 17 Apr 15, 11:15am -
  • Apple posts supplemental update to Mac OS X 10.10.3

    Apple posts supplemental update to Mac OS X 10.10.3

    Apple has posted a supplemental update to the recently-released Mac OS X 10.10.3. It addresses a video driver glitch that caused some Mac users to experience startup trouble.In Apple's words, "OS X Y…
    - 4 days ago 16 Apr 15, 6:29pm -
  • iConnectivity releases iConnectAUDIO4+

    iConnectivity releases iConnectAUDIO4+

    iConnectivity (www.iConnectivity.com) has released iConnectAUDIO4+, their next-generation audio and MIDI interface for Mac OS X, Windows, and iOS systems. It has a manufacturer's suggested retail pric…
    - 4 days ago 16 Apr 15, 6:23pm -
  • Conservation Fund partners with Apple to protect U.S. working forests

    Conservation Fund partners with Apple to protect U.S. working forests

    The Conservation Fund (http://www.conservationfund.org/) is partnering with Apple to help protect working forests in the United States. The Apple initiative will conserve more than 36,000 acres of wor…
    - 4 days ago 16 Apr 15, 5:02pm -
  • Apple, SunPower to build two solar power projects in China

    Apple, SunPower to build two solar power projects in China

    SunPower Corp. (www.sunpower.com), a company that makes solar panels, says it plans to partner with Apple to build two solar power projects totaling 40 megawatts (MW) in ABA Tibetan and Qiang Autonomo…
    - 4 days ago 16 Apr 15, 2:18pm -
  • Prosoft Engineering announces CleanExit for the Mac

    Prosoft Engineering announces CleanExit for the Mac

    Prosoft Engineering has released CleanExit, a secure hard drive wiping software for Mac OS X and Windows that erases your computer hard drive "so your files are completely and permanently unrecoverabl…
    - 5 days ago 16 Apr 15, 11:55am -
  • Space Hulk: Ascension for Mac available on Stream

    Space Hulk: Ascension for Mac available on Stream

    Full Control says the third expansion for Space Hulk: Ascension is live for Mac OS X, Windows and Linux on Steam. The Dark Angels Expansion "Bringer of Sorrow" unlocks the Deathwing of the Dark Angels…
    - 5 days ago 15 Apr 15, 2:05pm -

MAC NEWS AND RUMORS

MACWORLD

  • newHow the Apple Watch heart rate sensor works, according to Apple

    How the Apple Watch heart rate sensor works, according to Apple

    If you’re curious how the Apple Watch’s heart rate monitor works, the company is now happy to explain.A new support document on Apple’s website describes exactly how the watch measures your pulse, how often the readings happen, and what facto…
    - 6 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 6:31pm -
  • newGot a new MacBook? USB Target Disk Mode works with the right cable (which Apple doesn't sell)

    Got a new MacBook? USB Target Disk Mode works with the right cable (which Apple doesn't sell)

    On Friday, you might have read my and executive editor Susie Ochs’s experiences with our out-of-the-box, retail purchased MacBooks. We had a lot of glitches in setup and configuration, many confirmed by other MacBook owners and some by people who…
    - 7 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 5:45pm -
  • newHalo comes to iOS, but it's not the same shooter you know from Xbox

    Halo comes to iOS, but it's not the same shooter you know from Xbox

    Microsoft’s kinder, gentler turn in recent months has seen the company bring many of its familiar apps to other platforms, with robust versions of Office and Outlook leading the charge to the iOS App Store. Still, none of the prior releases surpri…
    - 14 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 10:45am -
  • new3 easy ways to share a Mac's screen, great for long-distance tech support

    3 easy ways to share a Mac's screen, great for long-distance tech support

    Part of the beauty of buying a Mac is that it will mostly live up to Apple's classic mantra: “It just works.” (At least when compared to systems running Windows, that is. Or when you’re trying to set up the new MacBook.) But what happens when…
    - 14 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 10:45am -
  • Report: Apple Pay on its way to Canada this fall

    Report: Apple Pay on its way to Canada this fall

    Apple is in talks with Canada’s six largest banks to smooth the way for Apple Pay’s debut up north this November.According to a Friday report in the Wall Street Journal, Canada’s big banks are balking at Apple’s mobile payment service. Their…
    - 3 days ago 17 Apr 15, 5:20pm -
  • The Week in iOS App: Hail Halo!

    The Week in iOS App: Hail Halo!

    Hail Halo!This week’s roundup of apps includes the arrival of Halo on iOS with two new games. Plus, big updates from Any.Do, Tumblr, and more.Any.DoAny.Do has long been one of our favorite to-do task managers, and it gets some great new features in…
    - 3 days ago 17 Apr 15, 5:00pm -
  • Apple makes it official: Steve Dowling is the company's new PR chief

    Apple makes it official: Steve Dowling is the company's new PR chief

    Steve Dowling has been leading Apple’s communications team for six months, and now the long-time public relations exec is now officially the company’s Vice President of Communications.Apple Steve Dowling is officially head of communications at Ap…
    - 3 days ago 17 Apr 15, 3:13pm -
  • You should play: Naught Reawakening spins the platforming genre upside-down with this riveting sequel

    You should play: Naught Reawakening spins the platforming genre upside-down with this riveting sequel

    These days, keeping up with games can be a full-time job. So how do you separate the signal from the noise, the wheat from the chaff, the Temple Runs from the Temple Jumps? Allow us to help by regularly selecting a game You Should Play. 2011’s…
    - 3 days ago 17 Apr 15, 1:00pm -
  • Don't expect to buy an Apple Watch in-store until June

    Don't expect to buy an Apple Watch in-store until June

    Good news: If you preordered an Apple Watch on April 10 and saw an April 24-May 8 estimated shipping date, you might actually get a Watch on the 24th. Bad news: If you holding off on preordering a Watch until you could buy one in-store, you’ll have…
    - 4 days ago 16 Apr 15, 3:02pm -
  • The Week in iPhone Cases: Feast your eyes on Gresso's $5000 18-karat gold iPhone 6 case

    The Week in iPhone Cases: Feast your eyes on Gresso's $5000 18-karat gold iPhone 6 case

    ...plus battery packs, clear cases, and moreThis week’s roundup of new iPhone cases features a pricey little number from Gresso, the latest battery cases from Mophie and Ventev, a unique one-handed accessory from Portenzo, and much more.BodyguardzT…
    - 4 days ago 16 Apr 15, 1:00pm -
  • Baseball app GameChanger brings major league scorekeeping to little league games

    Baseball app GameChanger brings major league scorekeeping to little league games

    My junior year of high school was the last year I would play competitive baseball. As the season came to a close, I sat in the last row of the team bus on a return trip from a game that was played three hours away. I had the scorebook on one knee, a…
    - 5 days ago 16 Apr 15, 10:55am -

APPLE NEWS FOR THE REST OF US

  • newTidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 20 April 2015
    Notable software releases this week include OS X Server 4.1, Nisus Writer Pro 2.1.1, OmniOutliner 4.2, Tinderbox 6.2, LaunchBar 6.3, Final Cut Pro X 10.2, Compressor 4.2, Motion 5.2, and OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Supplemental Update 1.0. Read the full a…
    - 3 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 9:29pm -
  • newExtraBITS for 20 April 2015
    In our latest ExtraBITS roundup, Apple has released its ResearchKit framework to the open-source community, developer Marco Arment calls for thicker Apple devices, Apple is getting into forestry, iOS 8.3 blocks third-party file managers, and Josh Cen…
    - 3 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 9:29pm -
  • newExternal Link: Apple Releases ResearchKit
    - 6 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 6:25pm -
  • newTidBITS Hits a Quarter Century of Internet Publishing
    It seems like only yesterday we were reviewing Now Utilities and writing about the latest update to WordPerfect. That’s right, TidBITS has now been publishing for 25 years, making us one of the oldest Internet publications of all time. Adam shares…
    - 10 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 2:51pm -
  • newOS X Server 4.1
    Updated for changes in 10.10.3 Yosemite as well as iOS 8.3. ($19.99 new, free update, 198 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support our w…
    - 21 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 4:05am -
  • newNisus Writer Pro 2.1.1
    Provides a number of fixes for crashes, hangs, and other bugaboos in the venerable word processor. ($79 new, free update, 242 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a fu…
    - 21 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 3:50am -
  • External Link: A Plea for Thicker Apple Devices
    Every generation of Apple devices seems to get thinner. But developer Marco Arment wishes that Apple would consider thicker alternatives with better battery life. He imagines a beefier iPhone with up to 100 percent more battery life, full-size MacBoo…
    - 2 days ago 19 Apr 15, 12:00pm -
  • External Link: Apple Buying 36,000 Acres of Forest
    Talk about vertical integration! Apple is buying two tracts of forest in Maine and North Carolina that will be sustainably harvested for Apple’s packaging. The 36,000 acres will be managed by The Conservation Fund, which will help turn the land int…
    - 3 days ago 18 Apr 15, 12:00pm -
  • OmniOutliner 4.2
    Updates the user interface to fit better with Yosemite, plus adds a number of improvements. ($49.99 new, free update, 21.6 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-…
    - 3 days ago 18 Apr 15, 9:59am -
  • Tinderbox 6.2
    Brings more than 100 improvements to the personal content assistant. ($249 new, free update, 45.3 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help suppo…
    - 3 days ago 18 Apr 15, 12:45am -
  • LaunchBar 6.3
    Improves support for Finder tags and adds multiple-selection dragging capabilities. ($29 new, free update, 9.8 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS fee…
    - 3 days ago 17 Apr 15, 8:27pm -

TUAW: APPLE NEWS AND REVIEWS

  • newThe Big Picture: Chevy's self-driving concept car is straight out of sci-fi

    The Big Picture: Chevy's self-driving concept car is straight out of sci-fi

    Thought that Mercedes' F 015 self-driving car was futuristic? It looks old hat next to GM's autonomous electric concept, the Chevrolet-FNR. The pod-like design appears ripped straight from a sci-fi flick, complete with crystal laser lights, "dragonfl…
    - 17 mins ago 21 Apr 15, 12:36am -
  • newDisney Research makes dubbed movies more believeable

    Disney Research makes dubbed movies more believeable

    "This town's like a great big chicken, just waiting to get plucked." That line is one of the more unintentionally funny results of cleaning up 1983's notoriously blue Scarface for cable, and new insight from Disney Research could make awkward redubs…
    - 55 mins ago 20 Apr 15, 11:58pm -
  • newWhat's on your HDTV: 'StarTalk', 'Taken 3' and 'Breakin' on Blu-ray

    What's on your HDTV: 'StarTalk', 'Taken 3' and 'Breakin' on Blu-ray

    While the NHL and NBA playoffs roll on, this evening we welcome a new entrant to the late-night arena with Neil deGrasse Tyson's StarTalk on National Geographic Channel. Promising to "collide pop culture with science" its guest for the premiere episo…
    - 1 hour ago 20 Apr 15, 11:35pm -
  • newGoogle wants you to download your web search history

    Google wants you to download your web search history

    Wondering what you were searching for online a few years ago? You now have a (relatively) easy way to find out. Google has quietly trotted out an option to download your entire search history. So long as you searched using your Google account, you'll…
    - 2 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 10:40pm -
  • newIKEA's future kitchen tells you how to cook

    IKEA's future kitchen tells you how to cook

    For IKEA, your future kitchen shouldn't just have the occasional smart appliance -- it should be a technology hub. The furniture store's Concept Kitchen 2025 includes tech and other helpful additions meant to save both time and resources, such as a p…
    - 3 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 10:04pm -
  • newHBO is bringing Vimeo's first original series to TV

    HBO is bringing Vimeo's first original series to TV

    If there was any doubt that conventional TV and the internet are blending together, HBO just erased it. The premium channel has picked up the third season of High Maintenance, the pot-fueled show (yes, the 4/20 announcement is convenient) that became…
    - 3 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 9:29pm -
  • newToshiba's humanoid retail robot is ready to greet you

    Toshiba's humanoid retail robot is ready to greet you

    If you happen to be shopping in Japan sometime soon, don't be surprised if the first offer of help comes from a machine. Toshiba has just installed Aiko Chihira, a humanoid greeter robot, at Tokyo's Mitsukoshi department store. The kimono-clad automa…
    - 4 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 8:56pm -
  • newSphero is turning 'Star Wars' rolling droid into a real toy

    Sphero is turning 'Star Wars' rolling droid into a real toy

    BB-8, the new adorable droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, has taken the world by storm over the past few days. In particular, people were mostly surprised by the fact that the character was not computer-generated imagery -- this thing is, indee…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 8:15pm -
  • newChrome's push notifications reach your Android phone

    Chrome's push notifications reach your Android phone

    Chrome's website push notifications are no longer confined to your desktop -- they now surface on your phone, too. Grab Chrome 42 for Android and you can opt into alerts from websites that show up no matter what you're doing. You won't have to worry…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 7:44pm -
  • newThe Pax 2 vaporizer makes its predecessor look half-baked

    The Pax 2 vaporizer makes its predecessor look half-baked

    I immediately fell in love with the original Pax vaporizer when it debuted back in 2012. Its compact and lightweight construction belied a powerful three-stage conduction oven, while the sleek, push-button design made it far more intuitive and user-f…
    - 6 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 7:00pm -
  • newIntel's success in China hinges on budget phones and tablets

    Intel's success in China hinges on budget phones and tablets

    "China is the number one market with connected products."That was how Intel's Senior Vice President Kirk Skaugen kicked off his keynote at IDF in Shenzhen, citing China's staggering 30 percent share of worldwide connected-device purchases in 2014.…
    - 6 hours ago 20 Apr 15, 6:41pm -

APPLEINSIDER

APPLETELL

IFOAPPLESTORE

  • 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…
    - 24 days ago 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…
    - 38 days ago 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…
    - 41 days ago 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.
    - 49 days ago 3 Mar 15, 6:50am -
  • Neighbors Organize Protest Over Future Apple Store

    Neighbors Organize Protest Over Future Apple Store

    - 56 days ago 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…
    - 65 days ago 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…
    - 69 days ago 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…
    - 69 days ago 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…
    - 74 days ago 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…
    - 76 days ago 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…
    - 77 days ago 3 Feb 15, 4:56am -

ARS TECHNICA

APPLECTURE

  • 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 […]
    - 7 days ago 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 […]
    - 7 days ago 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…
    - 20 days ago 31 Mar 15, 10:24pm -
  • Protecting Core Operator Networks Against Privacy and Fraud Attacks

    Protecting Core Operator Networks Against Privacy and Fraud Attacks

    Developed in 1975, SS7 (Signalling System No.7) is, in simple terms, the technology that allows different mobile operators from around the world to communicate with one another. In slightly more detailed terms, it is a set of protocols that are […]…
    - 27 days ago 25 Mar 15, 7:49am -
  • GPS Tracking Apps

    GPS Tracking Apps

    There are few reasons you might want to track your mobile phone location. Theft is one of the biggest concerns when it comes to smartphones, due to the amount of personal data being carried around in our pockets on a […]
    - 29 days ago 23 Mar 15, 7:14am -
  • What Technologies Are Impacting On The Future Of Retail?

    What Technologies Are Impacting On The Future Of Retail?

    The 21st century is widely referred to as the “technology era” and for a good reason, given the fact that everything is computer-based nowadays. Gadgets make our lives a lot easier, and they have impacted every single industry so far: […]…
    - 31 days ago 20 Mar 15, 1:47pm -
  • EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard for Mac Free

    EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard for Mac Free

    Everyone working on computers is aware of the panic caused due to erasing of all data from their devices. Data can be lost due to human errors, system failures and various other unexpected reasons. Whether you own a Mac or […]
    - 37 days ago 15 Mar 15, 8:50am -
  • Things to Do with Your Old Phones

    Things to Do with Your Old Phones

    Do you know that we’re creating over 19.000 tons of electronic waste every year? Over 50% of that electronic waste are actually smartphones; old smartphones that are thrown away by their owners. Throwing away old phones is never a good […]…
    - 58 days ago 21 Feb 15, 2:44pm -
  • 7 iPhone Trends in 2015 to Watch Out For

    7 iPhone Trends in 2015 to Watch Out For

    The iPhone is one of the most popular smartphones on the planet, and as Apple has released more and more iterations of its flagship device, the specifications have grown, the features have grown more diverse, and Apple aficionados and technology [……
    - 63 days ago 17 Feb 15, 12:30pm -
  • Trust Movavi Screen Capture To Record Voice On Your Mac Device

    Trust Movavi Screen Capture To Record Voice On Your Mac Device

    Do you need to record online streaming audio on your Mac device? It could be that you have to record system alerts or apps or save streaming audio from internet or need to capture voice from the microphone. Well, whatever […]
    - 88 days ago 22 Jan 15, 2:27pm -

APPLE TOOLBOX

  • 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…
    - 6 days ago 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…
    - 61 days ago 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…
    - 88 days ago 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…
    - 90 days ago 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…
    - 95 days ago 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…
    - 97 days ago 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…
    - 97 days ago 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 -
  • Apple increases prices in Turkey
    As of January 2, 2015, the Turkish people will have to pay more for Apple products. Today, Apple Turkey increased prices (by about 10 percent) on Mac, iPhone, and iPod. Apple product prices in Turkey are among the highest in the world. iPhones, iPad…
    - 2 Jan 15, 9:52am -