Andres Correa Botero

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Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Clues to Genesis of Ancient Lake and Peak

Geological observations from NASA's Curiosity rover have helped scientists come up with a scenario for the creation of a lake that's bigger than Salt Lake and a mountain that's higher than Mount Rainier on ancient Mars.<p>The scenario suggests that water could have filled much of 96-mile-wide …

Lawyers say iPods deleted songs not purchased from Apple

Songs on iPods not purchased through Apple mysteriously disappeared on some devices, say consumer advocate lawyers in the current suit against the …

Westin Launches Sleep Sensor Lending Program

It’s been a full fifteen years since Westin introduced the Heavenly bed—an icon so popular it’s since been adopted by Delta and sold to consumers …

Times Square

What It’s Really Like To Use Starwood’s Keyless Entry

Last year, Starwood unveiled plans to swap plastic keycards for Bluetooth technology—enabling guests to unlock their hotel rooms with a simple wave …

Emerging Technology

Apple deleted users' non-iTunes music and didn't tell them about it

Long before Apple was shoehorning the latest from U2 into your iTunes account, it was deleting songs originating from rival services. Tell us if this sounds familiar: You grabbed Lady Gaga's <i>The Fame Monster</i> from Amazon MP3 in 2009, threw it in your iTunes library, went to sync your 160GB iPod …

American patient arrives at Atlanta hospital for Ebola testing

An American healthcare worker who may have been infected with the Ebola virus in west Africa has arrived at a hospital near Atlanta.<p>Emory University Hospital spokeswoman Holly Korschun said the patient arrived around 5.45am on Thursday. Details about the patient, who will undergo testing for the …

Parents told: use iPads to get reluctant boys to read

A study by the National Literacy Trust says tablet computers are a 'vital new weapon' to combat poor reading, with a doubling in the number of nurseries using them<p>Parents are being told to turn to iPads and Kindles to get boys interested in reading amid fears large numbers of children are shunning …

First iPhone 6 Drop Tests Show Mixed Results

Apple's two new iPhones went on sale Friday, so naturally the Internet responded by seeing how quickly they could destroy them.<p>The new smartphones …

iPhone 6 Review: It’s a Winner

In my view, the iPhone 6 is the best smartphone on the market, when you combine its hardware, all-new operating system, and the Apple ecosystem whose doors it opens.<p>After stubbornly resisting for years, Apple has finally joined the big-screen smartphone movement with its two latest models, the …

How iOS 8 can help you take control of your iPhone’s battery life

The initial adoption rate of iOS 8 is lower compared to the releases of iOS 6 and 7 in prior years, according to sites like Chitika and Tapjoy. One …

Still conflicted? How to decide between iPhone 6 models

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus are wildly popular, with more than 4 million confirmed preorders. Though many people have picked their preferred version of the next-generation Apple phone, many undoubtedly remain on the fence.<p>With a 4.7-inch phone on one side and a massive 5.5-inch display on the …

6 great features coming to both old and new iPhones this week in iOS 8

Maybe you weren’t one of the four million people who pre-ordered an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus last week. And perhaps you don’t want to stand around …

I was wrong about the Apple Watch

<i>The Apple Watch isn’t just another iDevice, a wearables accessory to the Apple ecosystem. It’s a bold attempt to create a new kind of wrist-worn personal computer that looks like a smartwatch.</i><p>In previous Monday Notes dealing with the putative iWatch and other wearables, I thought the new product …

Smartwatches

The 5 Most Fascinating Things Tim Cook Told Charlie Rose

4 min read<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook is likely riding high on news today that pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus -- despite a seemingly botched rollout process -- have thus far shattered all previous sales records.<p>All told, after 24 hours, 4 million units have already been spoken for -- a number …

Tim Cook

Will The Apple Watch Be A Hit? Let’s Look At What Critics Said About Apple’s Big Launches In The Past

Strangely enough, the Apple Watch isn’t the first Apple product to raise doubts out the gate.<p>Oh, the Apple Watch.<p>Cupertino’s contentious new wrist computer doesn’t have a release date yet. But the company did promise that it would debut sometime in 2015. Some critics have argued that moving into …

How to get ready for an iOS 8 upgrade the right way

Whether you’re getting a new iPhone or not, chances are you’ll want to upgrade to iOS 8 to take advantage of all it has to offer.<p>Exciting, isn’t it? A whole new operating system, ready to revolutionize your mobile life.<p>There are a few things you should do before upgrading to iOS 8, though. First …

The 5 best new features coming to your iPhone tomorrow in iOS 8

For enthusiastic iPhone and iPad users, the wait for Apple to release iOS 8 to the public seems like an eternity. The company first unveiled its …

One of the most exciting iOS 8 features might not be ready for tomorrow

We all still have a few days to wait until our iPhone 6 and 6 Plus shipments begin arriving, but the final release of iOS 8 is just hours away. At …

iOS 8: How to download and install tomorrow’s update on your iPhone or iPad

Apple on Wednesday will release the final version of iOS 8, with millions of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners expected to download and install the …

Court upends $368M ruling against Apple for VirnetX patent infringement

Apple infringed on FaceTime and VPN patents, but it may not have to pay.<p>A top appeals court has thrown out a jury ruling that ordered Apple to pay …

iCloud gets two-factor authentication ahead of iOS 8

Apple’s iCloud has seen its share of bad press lately. In the wake of a scandal that saw celebrity photos leaked online — allegedly pulled from …

Authentication

Reminder: Back Up Your Stuff Before iOS 8 Drops

iOS 8 is coming soon. (Hands in the air emoji!). Updates are great, but they're almost always buggy, which means you should back up your stuff before …

With ‘mother of all upgrades’ expected, Apple courts Android switchers with iPhone transition guide

With iOS 8 set for public release tomorrow, Apple has posted a new guide on its website detailing the best way for Android switchers to move content from their old device to their new iPhone. The detailed guide includes instructions on transferring Mail, Contacts, Calendars, Photos, Videos, Music, …

Apple Launches Guide for Android Users Switching to iPhone

Ahead of the launch of the large-screened iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple has released a detailed support document that walks Android users through moving data from their Android devices to the iPhone.<p>The document includes information on moving email accounts to the iPhone, giving Android users …

Apple’s iPhone 6 NFC chip is restricted to Apple Pay

Apple’s move to integrate NFC in its latest iPhone 6 seemed like the perfect way to push the technology even further to the masses, but Apple’s implementation isn’t going to be as open as Android and Windows Phone equivalents. Following a report from <i>Cult of Mac</i>, Apple has confirmed to <i>The Verge</i> that …

Vivametrica launches health data aggregation platform for fitness trackers, Apple Watch, Google Fit

Imagine a fitness tracker like a Fitbit, Up, or Misfit Shine on every person on the planet. Imagine all that data flowing up into an anonymized cloud-based platform. Imagine connecting that with health data from medical sensors. With location and altitude data from smartphones. With health …

Part two of Charlie Rose’s Tim Cook interview now available to stream in full

Following the publishing of the first half of the interview, and several subsequent clips, part two Charlie Rose’s full interview with Tim Cook is now available to watch – in full – on Hulu (below) and Charlie Roses’s website. In the interview, Cook discusses a wide variety of topics, ranging from …