Landon Fatino

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Apple could be looking to change the iPhone's screen technology

Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) technology, which is used in many high-end Android phones, is superior to LCD (Liquid-crystal Display) technology as each pixel has its own light rather than being illuminated by a back light. This creates deeper blacks (as each pixel can be switched off, …

Mobile Technology

10 Things You Didn't Know About the Moon

As the full moon approaches, its growing brightness tends to capture our attention.<p>The full moon occurs when the moon is on the opposite side of …

13 Tips For Enhancing Your iPhone Landscape Photos With Editing

The iPhone is an ideal camera for landscape photography, but often the photos straight out of the camera don’t look as impressive as the scene …

Mysterious Chunk of Space Trash is on a Collision Course With Earth

A rogue chunk of debris that orbited Earth far beyond the Moon is making a homecoming on November 13th, astronomers have concluded. WT1190F is one to …

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Inmacus iPhone Lens Review

The iPhone accessory market has been rapidly growing over the past couple of years. As a result of this explosion in iPhone photography accessories …

iPhone 6s teardown confirms smaller battery, heftier display

The launch of a new iPhone means the iFixit team also has something new to take apart. This year, the team's teardown efforts have confirmed that the iPhone 6s sports a 1715 mAh battery that's comparably smaller to the previous generation's (1810 mAh). As we mentioned in the past, it's most likely …

Mobile Technology

What’s Behind NASA’s Upcoming Mystery Announcement About Mars?

Our best guess: flowing water, and the potential for alien life.<p><i>Update, 9/28/15:</i> NASA Discovers Liquid Water On Mars (!!!)<p><i>Original story below:</i><p>NASA …

Japanese Photographer Captures The Beauty Of Living In Japan

Five years ago, Takashi Yasui’s niece was born. It was with this new arrival, Yasui would discover a passion for photography. What started out as a …

Apple TV (4th Gen) unboxing + exclusive in-depth hands-on guide [Video]

Today we’re taking the first really deep look at Apple’s fourth-generation Apple TV, which will hit stores next month. In our exclusive video, we explore the upgraded hardware, the Siri Remote, and dig down into tvOS, the new UI that brings the entire experience to life.<p>Are there surprises? Oh yes. …

This simple link instantly crashes Google Chrome

Google's Chrome browser can be crashed by typing in, clicking on, or even just hovering a mouse cursor over a 16-character link.<p>The flaw will either …

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Man On Mars? NASA Says It's Happening -- And Soon

"We are farther down the path to sending humans to Mars than at any point in NASA's history."<p>We're going to Mars -- and we're going in the not-too-distant future.<p>NASA says preparations for a manned mission to the Red Planet are proceeding as planned, with humans expected to set foot on Mars in the …

Don't be fooled by a viral science GIF that claims Earth is actually lumpy, not round

If you are one of the 56,600 people who follow @DesignTimes on Twitter, then there's something you should know.<p>One of the account's latest tweets was of a science GIF that shows a lumpy version of Earth, stating that this is what the planet would look like without any oceans. Wrong!<p>Don't be fooled: …

Astronomy

The Best Apps for Smartphone Photography & Editing On The Go

Pre-Loaded Apps<p>Just like the image quality of your smartphone camera has been improving, so has its built-in editing programs. The pre-loaded editing …

Mobile Photography

85 legitimate iPhone apps that were infected with malware in the big App Store hack

Apple fans have been criticizing Android for years, fighting back against “walled garden” claims by suggesting that Android’s open nature makes it …

Phone Photography Tricks

<i>WARNING: You Don’t Want To Snap Another Photo Until You Read This Startling Report…</i><p>"Astonishingly Simple Secrets Discovered By Renegade Photographer …

Mobile Photography

iPhone 6S, Apple TV, iPad Pro

New operating systems, enhanced iPhones, the first iPad Pro and a completely updated Apple TV: Apple's fall calendar is fully loaded.<p><b>Sept 16: launch</b> …

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Xcode confirms 2 GB RAM for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, 4 GB RAM for iPad Pro

Hamza Sood has cleverly used asset catalogs with the Xcode 7 GM to confirm the rumors around the iPhone 6s and iPad Pro RAM specifications. It confirms that the iPhone 6s has 2 GB of RAM, up from 1 GB in the iPhone 6, and the iPad Pro has 4 GB RAM, a 100% increase from the 2 GB in the iPad Air 2’s …

"Apple Crosses The Line With New iPhone Feature"

<i>Apple Crosses The Line With New iPhone Feature</i><br>That's the headline of a piece a friend just sent to me asking if there was genuine cause for concern. …

Why Apple’s announcements are both dream and nightmare

Like everyone, I was wide-eyed and paying close attention to Apple’s announcement Wednesday; not only to see what was going to be unveiled, but to discern what impact those announcements would have on the industry. The event left me both excited and terrified – some announcements are what dreams …

‘Hey Siri’ command in iPhone 6s relies on individualized voice recognition

Thanks to the iPhone’s new M9 motion coprocessor, iPhone 6s users will no longer have to have their devices plugged in and charging in order to …

Mobile Technology

3 reasons Apple TV could fly where Google TV flopped

Company execs demonstrated how just about any streaming video could be quickly accessed thanks to the powerful universal search; they showed a new way to watch live sports accompanied by player stats and other bells and whistles; and they teased new apps to transform the television set into a …

How to buy an iPhone using Apple’s new iPhone Upgrade Program

Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced the "iPhone Upgrade Program" towards the tail end of Apple's two-hour presentation on Wednesday. It's a new system where customers can get the latest iPhone each year — plus AppleCare+ coverage— by buying an unlocked iPhone through Apple in small monthly installments, …

Nasa says the world is not going to end in September

Good news for those with plans for October and beyond: the Earth will still be in existence.<p>Nasa has confirmed – after rumours swept the internet about an imminent asteroid strike expected between 15 and 28 September – that the two-week period in question will be entirely free of Earth-destroying …

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Here's what would happen if the sun disappeared right now

What would happen if the sun disappeared this very second?<p>The sun is about 333,000 times the mass of Earth and produces the same amount of energy as 100 billion hydrogen bombs every second!<p>Its giant mass makes the sun the dominant gravitational force in the solar system that locks all eight planets …

This is why the iPad may be obsolete in a few years

Although the iPad is the current leader in the tablet market, accounting for 24.5% of all tablet sales, its market share has consistently decreased …

This font lets you see if you’re on the NSA’s radar

Whether by email or Skype conversation, the mass surveillance programmes revealed have placed privacy rights at the forefront of the digital age, questioning how much of what we say online is confidential.<p>Now, there's a font with an answer.<p>Project Seen is a typeface that automatically redacts …

Apple is upgrading the Magic Mouse and Wireless Keyboard

To put it mildly, Apple's input device roster hasn't changed much in recent years. The Magic Mouse hasn't really been touched since 2009, and the Wireless Keyboard is even older than <i>that</i>. The Cupertino crew must be ready to shake things up, though: regulatory filings for both a Magic Mouse 2 and an …

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