An amusing comic by Joy of Tech suggests what the 2012 resolutions of the leading tech companies would be, as well as the Apple TV and Android. The latter’s resolution I’m particularly fond of.
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At first I didn’t even realise it was a TV. The quality looks so superb I thought it was an HD photograph. LG’s new 55 inch OLED television is a stunner. What’s more, bearing in mind Apple’s close links with LG, 9to5Mac reports that this could potentially be used for an Apple television.
In this Mac Tip I take a look at burn folders and how you can use them.
A pair of developers are building a framework for running iPhone and iPad apps on the Apple TV, and have produced a demo showing side-by-side iOS apps running on the device.
Apple design guru Jonathan Ive can now add a new title to his name tag: Sir. Ive was formally granted knighthood last week as part of the U.K.’s annual New Year Honours. The knighthood was bestowed in recognition of “services to design and enterprise.
Bluetooth headsets are becoming increasingly innovative as their popularity increases, with each brand finding unique ways to distinguish its products. The Sound ID 510 is no exception, taking software control of your headset to a whole new level.
CrowdCafe’ has released Lock Screen Weather for iPhone – an app that displays local weather information (complete with graphics) on your iPhone’s lock screen without needing a jailbreak.
A new image claimed to be an iPad 3 Retina display has appeared on a Korean forum. The leaked display is quite similar to the display in the current iPad 2. Unfortunately, very little information is available.
Twelve year old Charlie Le Quesne and his mother were in for a shock on their recent visit to a Tesco store. While testing out Siri with a simple question, the iPhone 4S on display began swearing at Charlie, telling him to shut the f*** up.
If you enjoy slide puzzles and want to try something new, Stretch the Puzzle may be right up your alley, combining a traditional slide puzzle with a unique stretching element.
Have you ever wanted to cuddle an Apple icon? Now you can. Throwboy’s pillows are in the shapes of some of the most common Apple icons: the Finder, Photo Booth, iTunes and iPhoto to name several.
We have hooked up with Breaking Art to give away 5 copies of Flickr HD – a great photo viewing app for the iPhone and iPad! Flickr HD would normally set you back $4.99, but we’re giving away 5 copies today for free! Details inside…
As the legal struggle between Samsung and Apple continues to rage on across the globe (with Apple claiming that Samsung “slavishly” copied the iPad), Samsung is at it once again, this time copying the look and feel of Apple’s iPad ads.
Best Buy is once again offering a buy one, get one free sale for both the AT&T and Verizon versions of the 32GB black iPhone 4, making each phone just $99 with a 2-year carrier contract.
Apparently Apple was working on the idea of a touchscreen phone way back in 1983, even before the Macintosh was released. An interesting new prototype has surfaced, designed by Hartmut Esslinger – a desk phone with a complete touchscreen interface.
Japanese tech blog Macotakara reports that they’ve purchased several iPad 3 parts found at a Chinese online retailer, revealing slight differences from iPad 2 versions of the same components.