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How Apple Created The Lightest iPad Yet

Thanks to an amazing new processor and some revolutionary new display technology, Apple finally gives us the iPads we’ve deserved all along.<p>When Apple introduced the first iPad with Retina Display in March of last year, it didn’t come without a cost. The third-gen iPad was the first Apple product …

IPad Air

Estimates Suggest The Air Is The Best-Selling iPad Yet

Apple hasn’t released any official figures yet, but some initial estimates of sales figures for the new iPad Air are impressive. Fiksu Inc., an app marketer, has analyzed data from “millions” of devices that use its clients’ apps and concludes iPad Air adoption is about five times greater than that …

IPad Air

Why Did Apple Just Pay $360 Million For Microsoft’s Sloppy Seconds?

Over the weekend, news broke that Apple bought an Israeli company called Primesense for $360 million. Here’s what that could mean for Apple’s future.<p>You may not have heard of Primesense before, so when Israeli newspapers reported over the weekend that Apple had purchased the company for $360 …

Google Glass

Google's Next Crazy Project: Smart Contact Lenses

If you thought Google Glass was pretty far out, the tech giant's latest project might have you seeing double.<p>Google is developing a "smart" contact lens. Yes, a contact lens made with super-tiny chips and sensors and an antenna inside that -- of course -- you wear right on your eyeball. No joke.<p>But …

Diabetes

This Apple iWatch Concept Design Is Simply Incredible

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Everyone's hearts go aflutter at iWatch rumors, the supposed wearable wrist computer that Apple could launch as early as this year.<p>A designer named Todd Hamilton took a stab not only at what the still-speculative watch might look like, but how it …

Apps

Here's How to Quit the iPhone and Switch to an Android

This story originally appeared on Business Insider <br>Last week, news broke that a former iPhone owner is suing Apple. She alleges that when she changed to a non-Apple device, she stopped getting text messages.<p>In fact, an Apple employee admitted that if you switch from iPhone to Android, iMessages …

Apps

In 2015, it won’t matter if hackers steal your password

<b>The password could be dead by 2015.</b><p>That’s the prediction (and hope) among security experts who are racing to replace the is-it-really-you test, which …

Information Systems