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Apple seeks to acquire company behind kinect

Apple Seeks to Acquire Company Behind Kinect

Apple has now set its sights on the Israel-based 3d sensor company, Primesense. If you’ve never heard of Primesense, that’s okay. But I guarantee you have heard of their flagship motion sensing product, the Kinect. That’s right, the company behind the technology that Microsoft will be shipping out with all of it’s Xbox One consoles,…

New app brings ios 7 control center to android

New App Brings iOS 7 Control Center to Android

A new Android app has hit the Play Store – one that brings iOS 7’s new Control Center to your Android device. And it’s free. There are ways to replicate many aspects of the iOS 7 experience on an Android device (using Nova Launcher for example). But this app, called ‘Control Center’, brings you just…

Top apps available for free on the app store

Top Apps Available for Free on the App Store

Apple’s App Store is now 5 years old. So how are they celebrating? They’re giving us a host of top-selling apps for free. A wide range of apps – from Games to Educational ones, are available for free download on the App Store right now. Infinity Blade II, a fighting game with swipe gestures, which…

Apple files ‘iwatch’ trademark all over the world

Apple files ‘iWatch’ Trademark All over the World

Apple may just have indirectly confirmed what many enthusiasts have been anticipating for a long time now.The company filed for an iWatch trademark in Russia and Jamaica last month. Apple has also applied for the trademark in Japan, Mexico, Taiwan and Turkey as well. 9to5Mac reports that Apple filed the trademark application with Mexico’s “Institute…

Iphone with dual-led flash spotted

iPhone with Dual-LED Flash Spotted

A fresh set of rumors and leaks hint at the existence of dual LED flash on the next iPhone- the iPhone 5S. 9to5Mac reports that the next iteration of the iPhone will be featuring an LED with two different colors for improved low-light photography. The multiple leaked photos suggest that the iPhone 5S will not…

Ios app to record what you heard 5 minutes ago

iOS App to Record What You Heard 5 Minutes Ago

If you’re one of those who tends to forget important instructions or details, here’s an iOS app to your rescue. Named ‘Heard’, this app will be recording everything your iDevice has heard from the past 5 minutes ago, helping you remember all those little, yet important details. Once Heard is activated, it immediately begins recording…

The Cookoo Watch – A Smart Way to Stay Connected

The Cookoo Watch – A Smart Way to Stay Connected The return of the wristwatch is at hand! At least, that’s what Cookoo wants us to believe with its new gadget designed for Bluetooth Smart Ready-enabled devices. And after playing with their “Connected Watch” for the last few days, I’m inclined to agree! A New…

Ios 7 on ipad photos+video leaks

iOS 7 on iPad Photos+Video Leaks

Apple’s new-look, flat-faced iOS 7 has had not one, but two leaks in the past week. Both of them involved the iPad, but both seem to suggest conflicting variations in the functioning and interface of the upcoming OS, slated to hit devices this fall. The Images The first leak, by Twitter user Sonny Dickson, consisted…

Ios 7: what you need to know

iOS 7: What You Need To Know

So Apple has unveiled its highly anticipated iOS 7 at WWDC.  The latest iteration of what Steve Jobs once claimed to be ‘5 years ahead of any other phone’, is what Tim Cook is now calling, 5 years later, ‘the biggest change to the platform since the iPhone’. iOS 7 is a completely redesigned experience…

Apple announces gaze detection technology, files patent

Apple Announces Gaze Detection Technology, Files Patent

Will future iPhones and iPads have gaze technology? Apple announced, in a detailed patent application, that the gaze function would know when the user was at the screen or away from the screen.  “An electronic device may have gaze detection capabilities that allow the device to detect when a user is looking at the device”,…

Tim cook explains one iphone-a-year policy

Tim Cook Explains One iPhone-a-Year Policy

At the D11 conference last Tuesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook justified the company’s policy of releasing just one iPhone model every year, but at the same time added that this policy may change in the future. AllThingsD’s Walt Mossberg asked Tim Cook a variety of questions during the D11 conference, one of them being why…

Apple launches new $299 ipod touch

Apple Launches New $299 iPod Touch

Apple just launched a new iPod Touch out of nowhere on Thursday, while confirming that the company had now sold 100 million iPod Touch units since the device was introduced. The new iPod Touch is a toned-down variant of its current iTouch. The device is listed for $229, and is basically the current iPod Touch,…

Apple announces keynote for june 10

Apple Announces Keynote for June 10

Apple has announced a keynote for June 10, which will start off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference this year. The company is heavily expected to show off the latest versions of two of its most important softwares – iOS 7 and OS X 10.9. With this announcement of a keynote, this is the first official…

Review: ipod touch 5th generation

Review: iPod Touch 5th Generation

I’ve never been an iOS fan. The lack of customization and that claustrophobic feeling on Apple’s platform has always had me in favor of Android. At the same time, I have never liked the idea of listening to music on a phone. It simply doesn’t appeal to me. For music, I’ll always need a dedicated…

Apple giving away $10,000 itunes gift card

Apple Giving Away $10,000 iTunes Gift Card

Apple’s iOS App Store had its 50 billionth download yesterday. As part of its fortnight-long contest, Apple will be giving away a free $10,000 iTunes gift card to the person who downloaded the 50 billionth app. Its a huge, huge number. 50 billion is 50,000,000,000 – yes, that many zeroes. Having started in 2008, Apple’s…