A report says that Apple and Qualcomm were both rejected when they tried to obtain exclusive chip production rights from Taiwanese Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.
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It took International Business Machines researchers four years to develop “Watson”, the computer smart enough to competitively play “Jeopardy!” Now their task is trying to figure out how to shrink Watson down small enough to fit into your smartphone.
Parallels this morning launched the latest version of their popular virtual machine app: Parallels Desktop 8! The latest version adds a ton of new features, and makes it even easier to run Windows and other operating systems on your Mac.
How much are the internet and social media really changing the way we interact with the world? The folks at OpenSite have put together this fantastic infographic to put the matter into perspective!
Cloud file storage service Dropbox has followed the lead of Google and others, and has now added the ability to use two-step verification to improve the security of your Dropbox account. Here’s how to enable it.
Everyone gets credit card transfer offers in the mail. All of the offers claim they’ll save you money by transferring higher interest credit card balances to their credit card. But is it a good deal?
Having the extra bulk of carrying a stand-alone GPS and charger can be quite a hassle. Now, smartphone users can look to their devices for guidance. Sygic GPS Navigation for iOS offers a feature packed solution for on-the-go navigation needs.
Photo editing on iOS has come a long way since the app store started to take off, and now Kdan Mobile Software has developed a feature into Pocket Snapper that has been a long time coming; the ability to take photos from recorded video.
Christie’s is auctioning off another one of the 50 or so Apple 1 computers known to be still in existence. The asking price for the Woz-built computer could be considered a “bargain” compared to what previous Apple 1’s brought at auction.
Delta Airlines today began the process of deploying new iPads in three new restaurants in the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport’s Concourse G. The iPads, located at each seat inside the restaurants, will allow travelers to order meals through a visual menu.
President Obama is currently holding an “ask me anything” session on Reddit – and while Obama is known for carrying an iPad, it’s worth noting that he’s answering today’s questions from his MacBook Pro, and using a Magic Mouse!
Another indication that Apple’s new iPhone is just over the next hill: Apple is offering to help you offset the cost of your next iPhone by trading your old iPhone 4S for an Apple gift card worth up to $345.
With Apple’s Passbook app just over the horizon, it’s set to show up with iOS 6 this fall, Google is planning on enhancing its Wallet service with new features such as location aware affinity cards, boarding passes, and event tickets.
There have been many rumors surrounding a possible first Apple Store in Belgium, and this latest one might be the most definitive one of them all. According to Belgian newspaper La Libre, Apple has already started work on a store in Ghent.
The latest GIMP update (2.8.2) for Mac is pretty significant in that it no longer runs under x11. This means that it is completely standalone and that above all it will work in Mountain Lion.
In spite of Apple’s significant legal victory over Samsung last week, smartphone maker HTC plans to carry on in its patent infringement battle with the Cupertino device maker.