Tag Archives: ipod touch

VIDEO: RF Micro Forecasts Strong Second-quarter As Mobile Chips Sales Rise

25 Jul

RF Micro Devices forecast quarterly results above market expectations, helped by higher demand for its chips that connect devices such as Apple’s iPhone and Samsung smartphones to networks. Shares of the company, which also reported better-than-expected earnings for the quarter ended June 28, rose as much as 4.5 percent to $11 after the bell on [...]

VIDEO: A New App Called “Moment” Shows You How Addicted You Are To Your IPhone

27 Jun

Some of us jokingly say that we’re addicted to our iPhones. A newly released app called “Moment” will show us just how true that statement may be. Designed to promote a healthier balance between our real lives and those lived through the small screens of our digital devices, Moment tracks how much you use your [...]

VIDEO: IPod Touch Gets New Colors, Cheaper Price

26 Jun

Everything old is new again. Two years after Apple released its last iPod touch, the Cupertino tech giant has announced colorful new versions of the next-generation device for up to $100 cheaper. The updated models debut in the U.S. on Thursday. The 16GB iPod touch — which previously sold for $229 and is now priced [...]

VIDEO: Google Looks Beyond Phones, Tablets

23 Jun

Three weeks after thousands of software programmers converged on San Francisco for Apple Inc.’s developer conference, a similar crowd will descend this week for Google Inc.’s version. Called I/O, the Google conference promises to be much broader in scope than Apple’s, reflecting the ambitions of Chief Executive Larry Page. Apple focused on new software for [...]

VIDEO: Apple Beefs Up IOS 8 Security In Preparation For Launch Of Secure Smartphone Competition

10 Jun

The iPhone 6 could be Apple’s most secure smartphone to date thanks to iOS 8’s new privacy upgrades. The new OS has a few new features in particular that show that Apple has responded to this new wave of enthusiasm for smartphone security. Location trackers won’t be able to duplicate data from anything running iOS [...]

VIDEO: Your Fingerprint Will Unlock Every IPad And IPhone Released This Year

7 May

A new report says Apple’s 2014 iPad and iPhone models will all have fingerprint sensors embedded in the home button, reaffirming what previous rumors have indicated. Cecb2b.com , a website dealing with component information, claims that TSMC has already produced the first batch of Touch ID sensors that will be included in iPhone 6, iPad [...]

VIDEO: Amazon’s Smartphone Design Reportedly Leaks, Looks Like A Galaxy S Crossed With An IPhone

1 May

Amazon’s smartphone is looking more and more like an imminent reality, and now BGR is bringing what it says is the first look at the actual design of the hardware to the table. The picture depicts a black device with glass front and back covers, and a matte edge which could be either plastic or [...]

VIDEO: Why A Bigger IPhone 6 Should Make Apple An Insane Amount Of Money

1 May

Apple might be years late to the game when it comes to putting out smartphones with larger displays but that won’t stop loyal fans and others from scooping up the bigger device in bulk when it’s released this fall. New research published by Morgan Stanley’s Katy Huberty says that releasing an iPhone with a display [...]

VIDEO: Researchers Teach Smartphones To Recognize Your Activity, Lock Out Everyone Else

7 Apr

Swipe patterns, passwords and fingerprint scanners are useful for keeping that mobile device locked down from the outside, but what happens once that code is cracked? Well, cybersecurity researchers at Georgia Tech have developed LatentGesture that continuously monitors gadgets for intruders based on taps and swipes. If the system detects any use patterns that vary [...]

VIDEO: Here’s When Samsung First Realized The IPhone Would Crush Rivals

7 Apr

New evidence presented in the second Apple vs Samsung patent lawsuit reveals that Samsung realized early on that the iPhone would pose a significant threat to handset makers, identifying Apple as the company to beat in the years to come. In an internal presentation from July 2008, Samsung acknowledged that the iPhone 3G was “redefining [...]