Patrick Anthony Renaud

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Apple Manufacturer Foxconn Reportedly Hiring 100,000 People To Start Pumping Out The iPhone 6

Foxconn, the Asian company that handles the bulk of Apple's manufacturing, is going on a gigantic hiring spree for the iPhone 6, according to Taiwanese Economic Daily.<p>Foxconn will supposedly add 100,000 new employees, according to 9to5Mac and Fortune which both picked up on the original report. …

Mobile Technology

Clippers' Jamal Crawford sells mansion to Seahawks' Richard Sherman

Jamal Crawford, the Los Angeles Clippers guard and the NBA’s reigning sixth man of the year, has sold his longtime home in Maple Valley, Wash., to Richard Sherman, the Seattle Seahawks' all-pro defensive back, for $2.31 million.<p>The Mediterranean-style home, built in 2004, sits behind wrought-iron …

iOS 8 features split-screen apps support, developer says

iOS 8, the next iteration of Apple's mobile operating system, may come with side-by-side app support after all.<p>App developer Steve Troughton-Smith tweeted Monday that Apple's iOS 8 software development kit has code built into it that allows users to run multiple apps simultaneously on the display. …

Apple Rumors: New Headphone Jack On the Way?

More pictures of the iPhone 6’s front and back appear online as Apple ramps production

On Weibo, user dreamerJimmy has posted more shots of the supposed iPhone 6 design, which has shown up in photos time and time again in recent weeks. The new images are of reasonable quality, though and indicate how the larger phone would compare physically with the current iPhone 5s. The user has a …

While Your Wrist Waits For A Worthy Smartwatch, Check Out This Stylish Timepiece App

The current crop of smartwatches on the market can justifiably be described as uuuuugly.<p>That’s set to change as design focused alternatives such as the circular Moto 360 launch, to try to convince users that they do want to strap a mini computer on their wrist, helped along by Google’s new …

Even Steve Jobs didn’t realize how big the App Store would be, newly unearthed interview shows

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.<p>expand full story<p>As we inch closer to Apple’s earning report next …

App Store

AAPL climbs to #5 in Fortune 500 as gross revenues reached $170B

Apple’s gross revenues of $170B were enough for the world’s most valuable company by market cap to climb one place in the Fortune 500 ranking, from 6th to 5th place.<p>Apple was placed behind Walmart, Exxon, Chevron and conglomerate holding company Berkshire Hathaway (which owns large chunks of such …

Apple Rises to #5 in This Year's Fortune 500 Rankings

<i>Fortune</i> has just released its annual "Fortune 500" list, which is a high-profile ranking of the largest companies in the United States ranked by revenue. This year, Apple has taken the #5 spot, up from #6 in last year's rankings and from #17 in 2012.<p>The Apple Store Fifth Avenue in New York City, …

RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

So it's a good time to buy a new phone if you're ready for an upgrade. Below is our monthly ranking of the best phones you can buy.<p><i>Note: We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware features, content</i> …

Mobile Technology

People in Techie Cities Favor Apple Devices Over Android, Study Says

People in tech hubs like San Francisco, New York tend to favor iPhones, study says.<p>People who live in tech hubs such as the Bay Area or New York tend to prefer Apple mobile devices over those running Google’s Android operating system, according to new data from Crittercism, a mobile application …