Arjun Parashar

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How Facebook plans to more or less build a teleporter

"Facebook wants to build a device that allows you to be anywhere you want, with anyone, regardless of geographic boundaries," Schroepfer added at a press event on Tuesday morning before his appearance at the Dublin Web Summit.<p>The company is already heading toward that with the Oculus Rift virtual …

Apple TV tips and tricks: Getting the most out of Apple’s new set-top-box

The recently released fourth-gen Apple TV may very well become a sleeper hit for Apple this holiday shopping season. Though the device isn’t being …

Smart TV

Apple TV App Store Tops 1,000 Apps: Games And Video Apps Dominate, But Discovery Is A Challenge

Developers have been digging into the Apple TV App Store data in the absence of category listings and a Top Charts section on Apple’s newly launched version of its media player device, which now, for the first time ever, has opened up to third-party applications. Apple had “hundreds” of …

JailbreakMe like jailbreak for iOS 9.1 and iOS 9.2 beta created, probably won't get released

Anyone who follows jailbreak news would already know that iOS 9.1 has already blocked the Pangu 9 jailbreak. This means iOS users who have upgraded …

First Click: The new Apple TV moved to HDMI 1 in just four days

I’ve been living with two media streamers in my living room for the last five years. But now that Plex is in the app store for the new Apple TV I can finally consolidate around a single device that streams all my favorite media regardless of origin.<p>Previously, I owned a WD TV media streamer to play …

Apple may be cutting back on iPhone 6s orders

Despite the iPhone 6s’ record-shattering 13 million unit sales in its first three days, reports coming out of Apple’s supply chain suggest that manufacturer Pegatron has stopped operating several of its iPhone 6s production lines in Shanghai — and may even be laying off some employees who were …

Tim Cook

How to set up your Apple TV the right way

The new Apple TV is out and it’s pretty fantastic.<p>Running through setup is fairly simple, but we all could use a little advice on how best to make our choices along the way.<p>With that in mind, then, let’s run through the Apple TV arrangements in order.<p>First up, use the new Apple TV Remote to choose …

Smart TV

AppleTV may be a goldmine for developers

Apple’s fourth-gen Apple TV debuted this past Friday to overwhelmingly positive reviews. While there are a few minor kinks Apple still needs to work …

Smart TV

Hands-On With the New Apple TV: A Closer Look at the Hardware and tvOS

The new Apple TV officially became available for purchase today, with Apple selling the fourth-generation set-top box in retail stores around the world. We went hands-on with the Apple TV to give <i>MacRumors</i> readers who want to know more about the device a chance to get an overview of the hardware and …

How to Set Up Your iPhone To Shoot Good Video by iPhoneographers

The iPhoneographers have updated their basic instructional video about adjusting the settings on an iPhone6, from video quality to slomo. How do you …

Abdel Ibrahim: 'Apple Wants to Sell You a Television Set, Just Not Today'

Abdel Ibrahim:<p>Yet, despite it not being a hobby, it’s still going to be connected via HDMI 2 on most of our televisions, something even Eddy Cue …

Facebook will give employees super slow Internet speeds every Tuesday to better understand markets like India

For most people, the stark differences will likely be jarring.<p>Engineering director Tom Alison remembers the first time he opened Facebook on a phone with a 2G connection.<p>"I felt like, 'Whoa!'" Alison tells Business Insider. "It definitely tested my patience — it felt like parts of the product were …

6 Must-Have Apple TV Apps

The new Apple TV has officially been released. Those who ordered at the beginning of this week will start receiving them the first week in November. When you unbox your new hockey puck and plug it in, you’re going to want to get the best apps available (so far) for epic streaming. Here’s a list of …

Apple wants to sell you a television set, just not today

I’ve been an Apple TV user ever since the introduction of the small black box back in 2010. Up until today I never upgraded my Apple TV, yet it has …

How to rename your Apple TV

Wireless music and video playback from your iPhone, iPod touch, iPad or Mac through the Apple TV via AirPlay is a huge benefit to owning Apple’s …

Apple Launches Quality Program for MacBook Pro Anti-Reflective Coating Issues

Apple has issued an internal notice about a new Quality Program that addresses anti-reflective coating issues on MacBook and MacBook Pro models with Retina displays, as confirmed by multiple sources. These issues include the anti-reflective coating on displays wearing off or delaminating under …

Apple TV release date may have just leaked

Remember when Apple used to give us firm release dates for upcoming products? Ah yes, those were the days. Though the iPhone still gets the all-star …

This may be the most expensive iPhone 6S Plus in the world

NOIDA, India—At the stroke of midnight, Rahul Malik finally got his hands on the iPhone 6S Plus in rose gold he had pre-ordered and stood in line …

Mobile Technology

A Good Day to Keynote Hard

Keynote on iOS got an update yesterday, with a zillion improvements, the biggest of which are multitasking and Bluetooth keyboard support. These are …

French hackers figure out how to activate Siri without talking

These hackers aren't ventriloquists, but they might have figured out something even cooler.<p>Researchers at the ANSSI, a French governmental agency …

Tech Trends

'Minecraft: Story Mode' is now available on Android and iOS

If exploring Minecraft’s open world and putting blocks atop one another has gotten old for you, get ready for some actual storyline to get into. Mojang has released the first episode of “Minecraft: Story Mode” on mobile platforms in addition to PlayStation, Xbox and Steam earlier this …

Neglected pets found in home of pair charged in son's death

The upstate New York home of a couple arrested and charged with beating their teenage sons — one fatally — left behind a filthy, garbage-strewn house with seemingly neglected dogs kept in cages, an animal advocate who rescued them said on Sunday.<p>"Conditions in the house were abhorrent; it smelled …

New York State

VentureBeat: Intel Has 1,000 People Working on Chips for the iPhone

Mark Sullivan, writing for VentureBeat:<p>Intel now has a thousand people or more working to outfit a 2016 iPhone with its lauded 7360 LTE modem chip, …

John Gruber

Where Does Apple Pay Stand On Its First Birthday?

Odysseas Papadimitriou Contributor<p>Odysseas Papadimitriou is CEO of the personal finance websites CardHub and WalletHub.<p>While the “year of Apple Pay,” as Apple CEO Tim Cook dubbed 2015, still has a ways to go, the product’s first anniversary is rapidly approaching. And, considering Android Pay’s …

Japan's major architecture, engineering firms going "all iPad" in support of Apple, Inc. iOS enterprise push

Apple's mobile enterprise ambitions are beginning to shift the market in Japan, where large architecture, engineering, construction and operations …

The CEO of Tag Heuer nailed a 'huge problem' with the luxury Apple Watch

Speaking to CNBC on Monday, Jean-Claude Biver said: "Above $2,000," or£1,310, "the connected watch has a huge problem. There is no eternity, it means it will become obsolete, and who wants to buy a $10,000 - $20,000 watch, that becomes obsolete after five or 10 years?"<p>The vast majority of Apple's …

Battery Tests Find No 'Chipgate' Problems in the iPhone 6s

A number of websites recently created a stir with reports of a potential shortcoming of the iPhone 6s smartphones. According to those "<p>chipgate" …

Revisiting 'Pirates of Silicon Valley', the original Steve Jobs movie

"I don't want you to think of this as just a film...We're rewriting the history of human thought with what we're doing." So begins the first film to dramatise the life and times of Apple founder Steve Jobs. With new biopic "Steve Jobs" in theatres soon, we look back at 1999's "Pirates of Silicon …

Silicon Valley

Microsoft and partners revive Mac vs. PC ads -- without mentioning Mac

Technically Incorrect: A new advertising campaign from Microsoft, Intel, Dell, Lenovo and HP does what? Oh, you'll understand when you see it.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I'm not sure how much the likes of Dell, Lenovo and HP love …