Twitter has released a significant update to their iOS app today, adding the ability to install and launch apps directly from tweets in your timeline. The new feature also includes the ability for developers to deep link into their own apps directly from Twitter.
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This is Earth Month, and Gazelle has announced that they’ll be making a $1 contribution to The Nature Conservancy’s Plant a Billion Trees Campaign for every item sold to Gazelle.
On this day 40 years ago former Motorola vice president and division manager Martin Cooper changed the world while standing in front of the New York Hilton Hotel on Sixth Avenue. He used a Motorola DynaTAC phone to call the head of research at Bell Labs, and started a revolution in communications.
Apple is a company that can be pretty mysterious at times, and here’s another example. Bloomberg investigated and discovered that last year, John Morrell, one of the leading engineers behind the Segway, left his position at Yale and joined Apple.
Exactly three years ago today, Apple sent shockwaves through the entire consumer electronics industry with the release of the original iPad. In a single graceful motion, Steve Jobs took the stage, and reinvented the entire tablet market in mere moments. Three years later, the name iPad has become synonymous with the idea of the tablet, and Apple’s competitors are still struggling desperately to catch up.
Mozilla has released Firefox 20, which includes a number of significant improvements to the browser. They include the ability to initiate a private browser session without needing to open a new window or closing your current session, the ability to kill a hung plugin, a new download manager, and more.
“One ring to rule them all, one ring to find them…” And one ring to control your Apple TV. At least that’s what one analyst believes after meeting with Apple suppliers on a tour of China and Taiwan.
I’m not an Instagram user myself, but filters seem to be one of the most popular features of the site. There are many to choose from, and according to this cool infographic from Marketo, each one tells something different about your personality.
‘iPhone 5S’ rumor season has been in full swing for a while now, and we’ve even heard a fair bit of chatter about Apple’s next-gen iPad and iPad mini. The iWatch and the fabled Apple television have even made obligatory appearances in the speculative Apple stew – but the one thing we haven’t heard much about yet is iOS 7. John Gruber has just rectified that imbalance.
Apple’s iOS platform’s dominance of the tablet and smartphone sectors has lead to a massive share of the mobile web traffic in the United States, and the lead shows no signs of shrinking.
Interested in Blackberry’s latest offerings? Want to test out Blackberry 10 without going to a store? Here’s just the thing.
Facebook’s event on Thursday is expected to feature the debut of its much rumored Facebook phone. Now, a photo of the device that will possibly be featured has been leaked by @evleaks, a usually reliable provider of accurate pre-release Android info.
Reports from around the financial ranks today suggest that Vodafone is being targeted by both Verizon and AT&T for acquisition.
Apple’s new EarPods are a fantastic set of buds for the slim $29 asking price, and a great improvement over Apple’s previous earbuds – but not everyone is so thrilled with Apple’s latest listening device. TheNextWeb reports that Randolph Divisions, makers of a digital hearing aid called HearPod, are suing the company over the “EarPod” trademark.
After Google’s announcement that they’ll be shutting down their RSS aggregation platform Google Reader in July, several companies have rushed to fill the void. News aggregator Feedly has now announced a significant update to its iOS app.
WSJ: Next-Gen iPhone Production to Begin This Quarter, iPhone 5S and “Budget” iPhone Set for Mid-2013 Launch
As rumors about Apple’s next-gen iPhone continue to buzz like a busy beehive, The Wall Street Journal has issued a new report stating that Apple will begin production for their next iPhone during the current quarter, and that the device could launch as early as this summer. The report also backs up rumors that Apple will be launching a less expensive version of the iPhone, which will also launch this year.