The Verge reports that FiftyThree, the team behind Paper, the highest grossing app in the App Store, has received $15 million in investment funding to create what it says will be the Office suite of a more creative future.
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Testimony from Apple executive Keith Moerer in the e-book price fixing trial has revealed that Apple holds approximately 20% of the U.S. e-book market. That number is roughly double previous estimates from third-party observers.
Yesterday, Japanese part supplier Moumantai posted a few photos of what is claimed to be the actual logic board from Apple’s next-gen iPhone. This morning, a separate supplier posted images of a claimed next-gen iPhone front panel – and to our great interest, it appears to be a perfect fit for the leaked logic board, adding a bit more legitimacy to both leaked photos.
It’s just been a week since the Mac Pro was previewed at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference, and two Mac hosting providers have already announced their plans to utilize the new power-houses.
Do you love getting great deals on Mac apps? If your answer is yes, we’ve got a deal for you! Our iStack Mac Bundle is here once more, offering over $500 worth of great Mac apps (including TuneUp and Disk Drill Pro) for just $30!
It seems that Apple hasn’t completely forgotten about their TV-related “hobby,” as a new video shows that iTunes Radio and a new Conference Room Display mode are under development for the little black box.
One big problem continually presents itself in today’s always on the go, always connected lifestyle, keeping your device charged and ready to go. AT&T, solar kit manufacturer Goal Zero, and Brooklyn’s Pensa Design are attempting to resolve that problem, with Street Charge, a solar-based charging unit.
AT&T is reported to be rolling out support for Apple’s FaceTime video call app for the iPhone on its cellular network. The carrier had promised to support all video chat apps over their wireless network by the end of the year.
Adobe announced in May that it would be putting its Creative Suite to rest and would be focusing on its new Creative Cloud subscription based suite of apps, which include Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, Dreamweaver CC, and more. Today, updates to those apps are available to users on a subscription basis.
At Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference last week, Jony Ive was included in the presentation video for iOS 7. Observers noticed a change in his title, instead of his usual title of “SVP of Industrial Design,” his title had been shortened to: “SVP of Design.”
One of the main features of OS X 10.9 Mavericks that was demonstrated at WWDC 2013 is the ability for the new OS to use full-screen apps on different displays while in a multi-monitor set up.
I’ve always been fascinated by 3D modeling and rendering programs. Sadly, I am a “I want it now!” type of person, and just didn’t have the patience for learning how to create and place objects, and then wait for them to render. I expected more of the same when I was asked to review RaySupreme from BrainDistrict, but I have to admit that I was pleasantly surprised with this application.
Twitter user Sonny Dickson has leaked numerous screenshots of what the iOS 7 beta will possibly look like once it’s released for use on the iPad. The images were obtained via the simulator feature of Apple’s XCode developer platform. The design seems to fall in line with what we’ve seen so far from screenshots of iOS 7 on the iPhone.
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) reversed their “final” ruling from April that invalidated key claims in Apple’s rubber-banding patent. The patent, which refers to the “bounce” animation the user sees when they’ve scrolled past the end of the page, was a huge part of the case Apple won against Samsung back in August 2012.
Do you either have, or know of a child with autism? If so, you probably know of studies that show the iPad is a terrific tool for use with autistic children. Our Kickstarter of the Week is “iPads & Autism: How to Guide.” Any pledges you make will go to the creation and promotion of the e-book: “The iPad as a Game Changer for…Autism.”
I once went to a restaurant as a child that would deliver the food to your table via a toy train set. It was a really great place to go, until Gomez Adams started hanging out there… Now a restaurant chain has now went one step farther, it delivers your food via iPad controlled quadrocopter.