Apple, Companies, iOS, Operating Systems, VR World

Pope’s Visit Might Delay Apple iPhone Deliveries

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It seems that Pope Francis will impact more than only the people who come to see him during his visit to United States. According to The Verge, some customers of the Apple iPhone 6S have been warned by the company that they may experience delays in the delivery of their smartphones. Here is the full letter released: Dear XXXX, Thank you for your recent Apple Store purchase. Your iPhone 6s 64GB Rose Gold is scheduled for delivery on Friday, September 25th. However, due to traffic restrictions expected for that day in New York City, your delivery may be delayed. If we’re unable to complete the

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Apple, Auto, Hardware, VR World

Report: Apple Car May Arrive in 2019, But No Self Driving

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The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday – citing individuals closely familiar with the project – that the upcoming Apple Car won’t have a self driving mode available. Even though the autonomous vehicle/model is still in the company’s long term plans, the first version of the automobile will have to have a human behind the wheel. According to the same report, Apple now employs around 600 people on this project. Trusting the same sources, it is believed that the Apple bosses gave the go ahead to triple that amount. This would add to 1,800 workers, dedicated in producing an Apple Car in the next few years. This

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Apple, Companies, iOS, Mobile Computing, News, OSx, VR World, Wearables

Apple iPhone 6S Pricing And Availability Information

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After their launch event, Apple finally revealed availability and pricing for the all-new Apple iPhone 6S. While the device itself doesn’t bring a lot of new stuff, it clearly has a tight grip set on the mobile market. You do get the ‘optimized’ iOS9 upgrade (planned obsolescence), some minor styling changes and a more scratch resistant glass, improved aluminum case, changes to the front / rear camera and the way things are done on the phone. But for me as an example, this changes don’t do much to justify switching from the old to the new. The introduction of the 64-bit A9 chip will increase performance, but it is

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Apple, Biotech, Companies, Hardware, Internet of Things (IoT), iOS, Mobile Computing, Operating Systems

Johns Hopkins Will Use Apple Watch, ResearchKit For Upcoming Epilepsy Study

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According to Apple Insider, the Johns Hopkins’ ResearchKit study will utilize the health capabilities of Apple Watch for their upcoming pilepsy study with emphasis on seizure prediction. This marks one of the coolest ways to use this gadget from the Cuppertino based tech company. Event though Apple Watch hasn’t seen stellar sales numbers, its use is fairly well-known and studies like this could prove to be a valuable tool in health applications like this. In a nutshell, the Johns Hopkins University entered in a partnership with developer Thread Research, where they will harness Apple Watch and iPhone sensors to power an ambitious ResearchKit study on

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Android, Apple, Augmented Reality (AR), Breaking, Business, Cloud Computing, Google, Internet, iOS, Mobile Computing, News, Software Programs

Google Translate Translates Almost Everything in 27 Languages

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Couple of years ago, the world of mobile apps was shocked with the appearance of World Lens app, which detected words on live cameras. Even though the mobile phones at the time had quite limited camera capabilities, what World Lens showed to us was the future of translation. Naturally, revolutionary apps like that do not just disappear as Google proved by acquiring the app maker, Quest Visual. Given that World Lens for Google Glass was one of most impressive things I’ve personally used on Google’s first attempt at Augmented Reality, as you can see on video below: Now, over a year passed since the acquisition of

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AMD, Android, Apple, ARM, Google, Hardware, Intel, iOS, Microsoft, News, Nvidia, Software Programs, Windows

New AIDA64 Supports Windows 10 and Tizen, New Hardware

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Tamas Miklos, author of AIDA64 contacted us to let you all know that v5.30 of his multi-platform tool came out today. AIDA64 is one of most versatile system detection and benchmarking applications, supporting practically every major operating system. If you want to know more about your computing device, AIDA64 is one of best tools out there, and the list of new items supported in v5.30 is just impressive. While you could install the application on Apple iOS, Google Android and Microsoft Windows, v5.30 brings in full support for Windows 10 and Server 2016, as well as Samsung Tizen OS. This is a list of changes for the application: New

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Analysis, Apple, Companies, VR World

Tim Cook denies Apple Watch Sales Collaps

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According to Apple Insider, it seems that Tim Cook denied any rumors that Watch sales have collapsed recently. The information was revealed towards the end of Apple’s quarterly conference call for the third quarter of 2015. In this event, Tim Cook seemed eager to avoid any questions in regards to Apple Watch sales and deliveries, thus further fueling debate on the market success for their latest gadget overall. He also revealed Apple Watch sales in June were higher than April or May, an impressive statistic considering overwhelming launch day demand. On the other hand, Apple decided to include Apple Watch among ‘Other’ products in their

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Apple, Companies, Hardware, iOS, Toys, VR World, Wearables

Videos: Apple Releases Four New Apple Watch Advertisements

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The four ads, titled Beijing, Berlin, Closer and Goals, all have one thing in common – they showcase how an Apple Watch will help transform your daily lives. From getting directions to making sure where and what to see in different towns and cities, to other potentially interesting social interaction related possibilities. Even the tech savvy individuals will be impressed, specially with some health oriented aspects. While some have spurned these ads, titling them not to Apple’s standards, we find them interesting. They promote the options of the product rather well, putting things you can do with it in perspective. This might be a reaction

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Apple, Business, Companies, iOS, Mobile Computing, Operating Systems, Software Programs

Apple Q2 2015 Earnings: iPhone Sales Hit 61 Million

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The iPhone shows no sign of slowing down as sales beat analyst expectations.

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Apple, Companies, Hardware, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

The Apple Watch Gets the iFixit Treatment

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Check out what an Apple Watch looks like inside.

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Analysis, Apple, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), Wearables

I Can’t Figure Out What To Do With My Fake Apple Watch

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China’s imitation market leaves a lot left to be desired.

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Apple, Companies, VR World

Qualcomm to Use Samsung’s Fabs For Next Flagship Chip

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TSMC is out and Samsung is in for the next chip from Qualcomm.

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Apple, Business, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Apple Watch Pre-Order Estimates Hit 1 Million in US

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Two industry analyst firms have estimates of pre-orders that hit the million mark.

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Apple, Business, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Apple Opens Doors to Online Apple Watch Pre-Orders

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You can now pre-order an Apple Watch online.

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Apple, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Patent Woes May Delay Apple Watch Launch in Switzerland

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Local watch brand reportedly owns rights to word “Apple”.

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Apple, Business, Companies, Hardware, iOS, Operating Systems, Rumors, Software Programs, VR World

Report: Apple to Release Three New iPhones in 2015

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According to various sources, Apple is set to release three new Apple iPhone models later in the year, adding a new, smaller model to its lineup as well

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Analysis, Apple, Asia Pacific (APAC), Business, Companies, Global Politics, Taiwan

How Can Taiwan Manufacturers Reduce Their Dependence on Apple?

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Pegatron’s first post-iPhone 6 earnings showed a healthy profit margin. But what will happen to Pegatron and Hon Hai once Apple slows down production of the iPhone 6?

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Analysis, Apple, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), Wearables

The Strength of the Apple Watch App Store Will Determine Its Success

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The strength of the smartwatch’s app library will determine if it’s just hype or a sustainable product.

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Apple, Auto, Companies, Exclusive, iOS, Operating Systems, Software Programs, VR World

Vorsteiner Launches Gold Plated Apple iPhone 6

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The Vorsteiner GTRS4 fully customized golden Apple iPhone 6 by Gold & CO London showcasing a fully customized body and overall design.

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Apple, Asia Pacific (APAC), Breaking, Business, Companies, Global Politics, Hardware, Mobile Computing, Taiwan

Asus’ Balls of Steel vs. Apple’s Golden MacBook and Watch

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Asus gets aggressive in its marketing, and goes after Apple’s two new flagship products.

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