Tag Archives: smart phones

VIDEO: Apple Watch To Use Wireless Link

5 Sep

VIDEO: Apple Watch To Use Wireless Link

Apple Inc. plans to include short-range wireless technology in its coming smartwatch, according to people familiar with the matter, signaling that it sees a role for the device in digital payments. The gadget’s use of near-field communication, or NFC, reflects Apple’s broader ambitions for the so-called iWatch beyond health and fitness tracking, the most commonly […]

VIDEO: Apple Patents A Way To Make Sapphire Screens Even Stronger

4 Sep

VIDEO: Apple Patents A Way To Make Sapphire Screens Even Stronger

Apple has a new patent that could help explain leaked videos showing a front screen material that is incredibly durable, and resistant to bending, scratching and shattering. According to AppleInsider, the screen is thought to be based on manufactured sapphire, a material that has a toughness rating above glass, but a new patent reveals how […]

VIDEO: Look Out, Neil Young — Sony’s Got A High-Res Music Player, Too

4 Sep

VIDEO: Look Out, Neil Young — Sony’s Got A High-Res Music Player, Too

Neil Young gave the “high resolution” music movement a huge boost this past spring with his PonoPlayer, which blew the doors of Kickstarter to the tune of $6 million. Now Sony, which has a history with high-res music, is getting in on the action. Sony’s high-resolution NWZ-A17 Walkman costs $299, and is like a silver […]

VIDEO: Twitter Taps HackerOne To Launch Its Bug Bounty Program

4 Sep

VIDEO: Twitter Taps HackerOne To Launch Its Bug Bounty Program

Following security breaches that have shook confidence in many online services, Twitter today announced the launch of its bug bounty program that will pay security researchers for responsibly reporting threats through HackerOne, a bug bounty program provider. Already the program has recognized 44 hackers for helping Twitter close 46 bugs. Twitter actually began working with […]

VIDEO: Apple Publishes The Top 10 Reasons They Reject Apps

2 Sep

VIDEO: Apple Publishes The Top 10 Reasons They Reject Apps

Whether you’ve ever built an iOS app or not, you’ve probably heard tales of how frustrating it can be to get Apple’s stamp of approval. But why does Apple reject apps? What are the big mistakes that most developers make? In the first release of what looks to be something Apple intends to update regularly, […]

VIDEO: New Apple IPhone To Have ‘mobile Wallet’ Function: Bloomberg

1 Sep

VIDEO: New Apple IPhone To Have ‘mobile Wallet’ Function: Bloomberg

Citing a person familiar with the situation, Bloomberg said on Sunday, Apple plans to enable its next iPhone to become a mobile wallet by allowing owners to securely make mobile payments in a store with the touch of a finger. The agreement includes participation by Visa, MasterCard and American Express and will be announced Sept. […]

VIDEO: Apple Working With NXP For Pay-by-touch Technology In New IPhone

29 Aug

VIDEO: Apple Working With NXP For Pay-by-touch Technology In New IPhone

The Financial Times reports that Apple Incorporated is working with Dutch chipmaker NXP Semiconductors NV to add secure near-field communications technology into the next iPhone, which would enable the smartphone users to pay by touch. Citing people familiar with Apple’s plans, the daily reported NXP will provide the secure near-field communications chips that will allow […]

VIDEO: Is Bigger Always Better When It Comes To Building IPads?

28 Aug

VIDEO: Is Bigger Always Better When It Comes To Building IPads?

By this time next month, the rumors about a new, larger iPhone will be put to rest. By next year, if those rumors hold true , we’ll also have the super-sized 12.9-inch iPad alongside the regular 9.7-inch model and the mini. It’s a product some don’t fully understand, but there are scenarios in which a […]

VIDEO: Samsung Finally Topped Apple In One Big Mobile Category

26 Aug

VIDEO: Samsung Finally Topped Apple In One Big Mobile Category

Samsung has had a great deal of success with its Galaxy line of smartphones over the past few years, but Apple always seem to stay one step ahead in many of the most important metrics. After a relatively disappointing launch for the Galaxy S5 , Samsung looked poised for another tough quarter, but according to […]

VIDEO: Google Brings Native MS Office Editing Features To Its IOS Productivity Apps, Launches Slides For IOS

25 Aug

VIDEO: Google Brings Native MS Office Editing Features To Its IOS Productivity Apps, Launches Slides For IOS

Google is closing the loop on bringing support for natively editing Microsoft Office files to all of productivity apps today. The company’s iOS apps for Docs and Sheets are getting a couple of minor new features and design updates today, but most importantly, these apps will now also be able to natively open, edit and […]