Jason Liberty

58 Flips | 1 Magazine | 159 Likes | 18 Following | 11 Followers | @Newliberty26 | Keep up with Jason Liberty on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jason Liberty”

Why the new Apple TV will kill your Xbox or Playstation

A new report gives us our best insight yet into the radically improved Apple TV expected to be launched next month, including the fact that it will ship with a motion-sensitive controller similar to the Nintendo Wiimote — but a hell of a lot sleeker. And that’s just to start.<p>In an exhaustive report …

Smart TV

blaecny.com

Copyright

Apple says more people are ditching Android for the iPhone now than ever before

During the earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company has seen its highest Android switcher rate ever.<p>This means more people are switching from Android to the iPhone than they were in the past.<p>It makes sense — since the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have larger screens than Apple's previous iPhones, …

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Don't worry about the iPhone

Sales of the Apple iPhone may have missed Wall Street's lofty expectations, but the smartphone's future remains extremely bright.<p>That's the message CEO Tim Cook wanted to offer Tuesday evening after his company reported its latest quarterly earnings, revealing iPhone sales of 47.5 million, below …

New Apple TV to Include Live TV Feeds

The New York Post is reporting how ongoing talks between Apple and major television networks includes a request by Apple for networks to obtain the …

This is easily one of the coolest iPhone tricks you never knew about

Apple’s iPhone operating system started out so painfully simple that many smartphone users at the time just laughed. As it turned out, the world was …

Apple Constraining iPod, iPad Mini 2 and iPad Air Inventory Sent to Third-Party Retailers

Insider inventory constraint information from major retailer Target hints at some possible end of life timelines for various products like the iPod, iPad mini 2, and iPad Air, many of which may be discontinued in the near future following the launch of new products.<p>According to a screenshot of an …

The Apple Watch needs a greatly expanded Apple Music experience

The brand new Apple Music streaming service seems like a natural for the Apple Watch, yet the service and the device don’t seem very integrated right now.<p>The use case is pretty obvious. I’m at the gym exercising. I don’t have (and don’t want) my phone with me. I’m wearing my Watch, which is …

Inside iOS 9: iPad home screen folders now display 16 apps per page

In another move intended to take advantage of greater screen real estate on the iPad, folders iniOS 9 are now a larger four-by-four design, …

Spotify shows its iPhone users how to save $3 by avoiding Apple's App Store

Both Spotify and Apple Music technically charge $9.99 a month, but subscriptions purchased through the iTunes App Store charges a 30 percent fee — causing Spotify to charge $12.99 for its premium service within iTunes to generate the same revenue.<p>Now, Spotify is making sure that its iPhone users …

App Store

Hands-on: Apple News in iOS 9 looks sexy on an iPad

Apple announced at WWDC in early June the addition of a News app to iOS. The new app is coming soon to all Apple mobile devices running the iOS 9 operating system.<p>We took an early spin through the News app using a developer preview of the new OS.<p>On the home screen in iOS 9 the News app is …

iOS

Before you freak out about tanking Apple Watch sales...

According to Slice Intelligence, which monitors email inboxes, watch sales are down 85% since it went on sale.<p>This is seen as yet another sign that the Apple Watch is struggling.<p>Perhaps the watch is struggling. It's had mixed reviews since its launch.<p>But, this data from Slice isn't terribly helpful …

Jimmy Carter: Let's face it, Jesus would support gay marriage

“I don’t have any verse and scripture” to back that up, he allows, but he’s got a good feeling about it. And why not? “Jesus” is really just a …

iPhone 6S Will Be Larger Than iPhone 6

There’s a popular (and not unjustified) accusation that Apple is obsessed with making iPhones thinner. The argument goes like this: they are thin enough, fit a bigger battery!<p>Well now we know the iPhone 6S will be first ever iPhone to be bigger than its predecessor, but not by much and not for the …

Is Apple Watch on Its Way to Being Bigger Than iPhone?

The new smartwatch is having faster success upon release.<p><b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) Watch may decide whether wearables remain niche products or if they …

All this Seattle man wanted for his birthday was an Apple Watch, and here’s what he got

Terry Casey wanted an Apple Watch ever since the trendy wristwatch arrived on the scene a few months ago. But the retired pharmaceutical salesman …

4K iMac and new Apple TV will be unveiled this year

As the expectation of the users, recently, Apple has officially announced the release of OS X new operating system called El Capitan. With …

Smart TV

Apple Music 'validates' our business, says Spotify exec

Jonathan Forster, who runs Spotify's European operations, said he is not concerned about Apple Music but would like to see artists treat Spotify "fairly and consistently"<p>A senior executive at Spotify has welcomed the announcement of Apple Music, denying that the world’s most valuable company’s move …

12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World

Some of humanity’s technological innovations are things we would have been better off without: the medieval rack, the atomic bomb and powdered lead …

Gay marriage faces southern rebellion as couples hit state bureaucracy's wall

Same-sex marriage ruling's ripple effect – historic celebrations of love<p>Read more<p>Almost immediately after the supreme court on Friday made same-sex marriage a right throughout the United States, conservative leaders around the south indicated they would resist the ruling with delay, bureaucratic …

Next iPhone, featuring Force Touch, is reportedly already in production

Apple has already got its suppliers producing the next iPhone, and the new device includes Force Touch.<p>The new phones will come in the same 4.7-inch and 5.5-sizes as the iPhone 6 and feature similar designs, reported <i>Bloomberg</i>, citing unnamed sources with knowledge of the situation.<p>VentureBeat …

6 tech companies whose gay marriage policies were way ahead of the Supreme Court

Few technology companies needed to wait for the Supreme Court to approve gay marriage to put policies in place that are friendly to gay employees.<p>In …

Apple HQ flies Pride flag to celebrate marriage equality ruling

This week has been one of the most miraculous weeks we’ve seen in recent history. We’ve seen a 25 year-old country girl bend the will of a bunch of rich ass middle-aged white men in Silicon Valley. 150 after their defeat, in the Civil War, Confederacy loyalist are lowering the stars and bars. And …

Tim Cook

Why the Next Gay Rights Push Will Be Different

The Senator leading the push for a comprehensive anti-discrimination bill in Congress tells TIME that he is working with civil rights groups so the …

With Marriage Won, Trans Rights Are Our Next Battle

Cisgender queer people and transgender people are more alike than we are different. We should fight for the rights of those of us most marginalized as a unified community.<p>Now that the gay marriage battle has been won in the United States, the fight for LGBT rights finds itself at a turning point in …

10 Quotes from the Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Opinion That Will Warm Your Heart

The Supreme Court made history on Friday by legalizing gay marriage across the United States in a 5-4 vote.<p>For the many couples and families whose …

This Is The Moment Obama Found Out About The Supreme Court's Health Care Ruling

When President Barack Obama learned that the Supreme Court had rejected a major lawsuit against his signature health care law, White House photographer Pete Souza was there to capture the moment.<p>On Thursday, the court ruled 6-3 against invalidating subsidies for millions who live in states with …