We all know that Apple makes computers and consumer electronic devices which are jaw-droppingly beautiful and well-designed, and the recently-launched Macbook Air is probably the best proof of that. And thanks to the guys at iFixit, it seems that Apple also had a ‘extra’ agenda in mind when designing the 11-inch Macbook Air. And that
Apple may have launched patent infringement suits against the likes of HTC, but you can be sure that OEMs who have committed themselves to Google’s platform are not about to take Apple’s accusations lying down. In a move most would not have anticipated, Motorola has sided with HTC in its attempt to invalidate the patents Apple has used to sue the latter.
The act of Jailbreaking an iOS-powered device can often be likened to a game of cat and mouse played out by Apple and hacking community. Except that this time, the mouse is the ultimate winner of the game: a group of hackers have recently announced the the release of a new Jailbreak tool which exploits
Apple may be introducing a new subscription-based music streaming service on iTunes. From the various online sources, the company is in talks with music labels to roll out such service, and that the pricing could range from US$10 to US$15.
Microsoft had apparently placed an icon of Angry Birds on its Windows Phone site, suggesting that the highly popular game would be available on its new mobile platform. The move, however, ruffled the feathers of the game’s developers Rovio Mobile, prompting them to make an annoucement on their Twitter page which says otherwise…
Now this is getting rather interesting. Last week, it was Microsoft who threw the book at Motorola for infringing its patents over the latter’s Android smartphones. In what must be a rather unusual twist to the situation, Motorola has turned and accused another company for infringing on its own patent portfolio. And the name of
Do you happen to have an entry for a Macbook Air penned down in that shopping list of yours? If so, it might be a better option to wait it out for the time being. AppleInsider has reported that stocks for the ultrathin Apple notebook are fast running out, with no signs of new inventory
With Google Goggles app, you can take pictures with your mobile phone and it will search the web for information. Its handy especially if you need help to identify certain landmarks or product barcodes. While the Google Goggles app is offered on Android phones, the search engine giant has recently released it for the Apple iPhone.
If Angry Birds are not enough to keep yourself entertained while being stuck on the bus or train during the rush hour, perhaps Sega may have a suitable alternative in store. Sure, it is probably no where near as immersive as Angry Birds, but the idea of assisting the popular blue hedgehog in his own
When it was initially announced, the HTC Shift gained fame for being able to dual-boot between both Windows Mobile and Vista itself, making it a unique hybrid netbook/tablet. But booting OS X on it? Apparently, that can also be done, courtesy of a member on XDA forums.
The iPhone 4 was officially made available in China just two days ago, and now it seems that the number of phones are unable to meet consumer demand, according to reports. The company says it will increase the supply as soon as possible and customers should check online or with their stores on the availability.
Trademarks can be tricky business. After all, there is nothing worse than having worked on a prototype for so long, only to be told by some trademark holder that the product’s name infringes on its trademark and must be dropped or face legal proceedings. Sounds harsh? That is precisely what Apple is doing with Sector
Have you been swayed into downloading apps which claim to be able to Jailbreak the recently patched iOS 4.x operating system? You might want to hold your horses a little and wait this one out, because it has been reported at a certain trojan has been masquerading as such a Jailbreak. And its purpose? Why,
The iPod Touch portable media player looks like a slimmer version of the iPhone in terms of design, except that it can only do video call via a Wi-Fi connection and not make calls. But what if you can make calls on your iPod Touch? Well, that could be possible as the company was reported to have
Similar to how users can purchase and download their music and videos from the iTunes store, Apple may be planning such a store for the iPad; but in the form of a wide range of electronic newspapers content for the users.
After a long wait, the Apple iPad tablet is finally here in China and hundreds of people have queued up to be the early birds at getting their official iPads today. The iPad will also be selling at Apple stores in Beijing and Shanghai as well as authorised retailers around the country.
It is a well-known fact that Windows and ARM do not exactly play nice together, but leave it to the good guys at Parallels to achieve the unexpected. With a simple download of the new Parallels Mobile on iTunes, you can now play around with a virtual and fully-functional Windows 7 from within your iPad,
ASUS has a new overclocking and tweaking utility for those with Apple iPhones or iPads. Dubbed the ROG iDirect, this application enables you to monitor your machine and adjust overclocking parameters in real time. Now available on the Apple App Store.
When iMovie for the iPhone was released, it brought HD video editing to the smartphone, a platform not usually known for its processing power. Today, Apple has released an update for iMovie which is sure to delight smartphone video fans – the ability to split video clips during the editing process.
Do you remember Apple’s talk on Game Center? The feature which allows iOS users to link up and play games with other iOS users? Well, apparently there is a catch: that iPhone 3G, should you happen to own one, will not be getting any Game Center love from Apple.