Apple Guided Tours
Just when you thought you've seen it all, Apple wants to take it deeper and farther than you thought before. So what is a guided tour by Apple? They're like micro-interviews that play from your phone or streaming device to give you an insight on a certain topic, band, location, etc. So imagine going into the Museum of Natural History for example and being able to use your phone to navigate through hours of pre-filmed documentaries or audio books ...
Ever heard of Monument Valley?
Ustwo, the developers behind the hit game Monument Valley today published a detailed infographic that gives a rare inside look at what it takes to develop an ultra popular game and the rewards developers can reap from creating an app that soars to the top of the App Store charts.
For those unfamiliar, Monument Valley is a highly popular indie puzzle game that asks players to lead the main character through a series of mazes spanning 10 separate ...
The brand new Apple Carplay radio can soon be yours.
At $600, the new AppRadio 4 (SPH-DA120) is positioned as the lowest-cost CarPlay system from Pioneer and ships with built-in support for CarPlay and Siri Eyes Free to provide on-dash and hands-free navigation, messaging and more. The AppRadio 4 CarPlay demo is only a minute long, but it shows decent responsiveness of the Apple-driven interface on the receiver's touchscreen display.
We've been covering this car stereo for quite some time and our expectations ...
Project Ara is Google's revolutionary new smart phone.
You're looking at Project Ara, a revolutionary new phone concept by Google which should go into production early in 2015. The phone is designed to be almost fully swappable made up completely of different modules. The little chunks above that you're looking at each represent different functions which you can arrange to your liking. One is for a camera, another is additional memory, another features additional battery time. Google's aim is to create fully ...
LEGO Creator Island for Android
It's pretty impressive how quickly LEGO has transitioned from a conventional toy (sorry, versatile interlocking brick system) manufacturer into a media powerhouse, with entries touching every part of pop culture. Their latest game for Android is actually a port of an existing browser game, made using the ubiquitous Unity engine. LEGO Creator Islands lets players log into their LEGO ID account to continue play across the web and Android platforms, or just go it alone on mobile.
Pebble Drops Regular Watch To $99
The Pebble used to be arguably the best smartwatch in the game, and if your primary concern is battery life or you want a ton of apps to play with right now, then it's still your best bet. But the competition has upped its game, and the black and white display of the Pebble Steel looks like a hard sell next to the colorful, circular one of the Moto 360. So here's Pebble's next move--the company has ...
Wireless Charging built in on the Apple iWatch
When news couldn't get any better, Apple announced that their iWatch will not only feature a flexible display that you can wear around your wrist but also wireless charging! Wireless charging is the future of cell phones and wearable electronics but it also poses some of the most challenging engineer questions. This is probably the most ambitious project they've ever tackled and it will change the way humans interact with technology forever. More exciting than ...
Talk bout micromanagement, it really doesn't' get better than this. Following the release of iOS 8 beta 3, the new software allows Apple's Health app to access the iPhone's M7 motion coprocessor, letting the app natively track movement like steps taken.
Available in newer devices like the iPhone 5s, the iPad Air, and the Retina iPad mini, the M7 "motion coprocessor" functions alongside the A7 chip in those devices, measuring accelerometer, gyroscope, and compass data for enhanced fitness tracking capabilities. As noted by 9to5Mac the Health app's "Steps" section now tallies ...
This is the most anticipated phone succeeding a long line of successful LG phones to break into the market. Featuring the most competitive specs on the market, the LG3 is guaranteed to make a huge splash but what I found most exciting is the specs on this guy. Check out these leaked photos showing the LG3 with 3GB of Memory. I fix computers daily that don't have that much ram built in!