Is the colder weather beginning to force you off of the biking path? Looking for a way to both track your indoor bicycling and make it interesting at the same time? Today PAFERS announces the release of XSPIN, the world’s first “Appcessory” for indoor fitness equipment.
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The Macy’s department store chain and shopping app Shopkick are teaming to deliver the first retail-based iBeacons that will allow customers to find location-based recommendations, deal, and discounts using the Shopkick app while shopping in Macy’s stores located in Herald Square, New York and Union Square, San Francisco.
Apple has received a tax break approval from the Gilbert, AZ Public School Board, easing the way for Apple to continue with the development of a new sapphire glass manufacturing facility in Mesa, AZ.
The city of Cupertino has granted final approval to Apple for its planned “spaceship” campus. While the city council had unanimously agreed to the construction of the campus in October, it gave its formal approval on Tuesday.
Logitech has announced the PowerShell game controller for the iPhone 5/5s and the fifth-generation iPod Touch. The controller plugs into the Lightning port on the devices, and supplies console-style controls, with a directional pad, and shoulder and face buttons.
Apple has today released an Apple Store app optimized for the iPad. As could be expected, the app uses iOS 7 design elements, with a focus on imagery.
While it’s hardly news at this point, as Apple has been named the world’s most valuable brand many times over by a variety of different agencies, Apple has managed to nab the title once again, this time backed by research from Forbes, Thomson Reuters Fundamentals, and FactSet Research System.
The Mac App Store is home to more than 15 separate third-party Facebook Messenger apps. Some of them aren’t terrible – but sometimes the simplest solution is the one that comes straight from the source. According to Facebook, you can actually use Facebook Messenger straight from Messages.app (and even iChat).
Here we are in the middle of National Novel Writing Month, (Or, “NaNoWriMo” as it’s known to the cool kids), so we figured we’d give a little nudge to the aspiring writers in our audience by suggesting a few Mac Apps that can help you get your thoughts in place, plan your plotlines, and keep your mind on your writing.
FiftyThree, the folks who created the popular iPad drawing app “Paper,” which was iPad App of the Year in 2012, have released their own Bluetooth stylus for use with the iPad, and it’s been tagged with the appropriate moniker of “Pencil.”
Freebie wireless provider FreedomPop has announced it will now allow customers to bring their old Sprint compatible phones to both the network’s $0 per month, and über cheap wireless plans. This will soon include iPhones.
While Apple’s new Retina display iPad mini continues to be in short supply, consumers who are looking for a silver 32 GB Wi-Fi Only model of the small tablet will have the best shot at snagging one in their local Apple Stores.
Trade-in value for iPhones will no longer be affected by the device’s liquid damage indicator, say Apple Retail employees. In the past, a triggered “liquid contact indicator” meant the device was completely worthless under Apple’s “Reuse and Recycle” program.
There are two new channels on your Apple TV this morning, as Public television broadcaster PBS is now offering some of its content to Apple TV viewers, and Yahoo has delivered “Yahoo Screen,” which allows viewers to browse and view videos featuring selections from Saturday Night Live, The Daily Show, and The Onion, among others.
Good news if you were hoping to score an iPhone 5s before the holidays, supplies of the popular handset are improving, with shipping times for the 5s improving to 3 to 5 days in many countries.
Ready to get your game on with a real iOS 7 compatible controller, instead of tapping on the screen of your iPhone? Well, you’re in luck, as the MOGA Ace Power iOS 7 compatible gamepad for the iPhone is launching this week.