Ryan English

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Hand-Cranked iPhone Charger Will Give You Forearms Like Popeye

Dumb phones had a few advantages over today’s smartphones. First, their batteries lasted for what seemed like weeks between charges. And second, if the battery <i>did</i> die, all you lost was the ability to call and SMS people. You didn’t lose your e-mail, your camera, your iPod, the book you’re reading …

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Wall Street Journal: Apple is Testing Larger Screens for Both iPhone and iPad

<i>The Wall Street Journal</i> is reporting today that Apple is testing prototype iPhone screens larger than the current 4-inches, and is also looking at …

Google Is Now Ripping Off Apple’s Patents, Right Down To The Drawings

Google copied pretty much every aspect of iOS when it came up with Android, so I suppose we shouldn’t be surprised that the Search Giant is now shamelessly copying Apple’s patents… right down to the drawing.<p>As noticed by Patently Apple, on the left you have Apple’s already granted patent for a …

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DIY: How to Build a Custom LED Light Rig for Your iPhone

Finding a good lighting rig for the iPhone can be a complicated task, however if you feel like a bit of DIY project, then this one might be for …

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A Realistic Idea Of What iOS 7 Will Actually Look Like

iOS 7 concepts are a dime a dozen these days. Everyone is coming up with short video walkthroughs of what they think the next version of Apple’s mobile operating system will look like.<p>Rumors say that Apple is making iOS 7 “flatter” and less skeuomorphic (no pool table felt in Game Center, for …

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How Wearable Computing Will Change Everything, Including Apple

Listen, you tech-savvy, trend-resisting cynic you. I want you to stop dismissing wearable computing as a pointless, narcissistic fad.<p>Wearable computing is not for people too lazy to look at their phones. It’s not a trendy toy for wealthy yuppies. And it’s not about joining Robert Scoble in the …

Is This The Budget iPhone’s Plastic Casing?

Remember that fifth-generation iPad mould that we reported on earlier this week? Well, its source has now obtained what is believed to be the casing for Apple’s rumored low-cost iPhone.<p>It’s made of polycarbonate plastic just like the iPhone 3G and the iPhone 3GS, and it will reportedly pack a …

Intel CEO: No, Intel Won’t Be Building Apple’s ARM-Based iPhone Chips Anytime Soon

Remember that <i>Reuters</i> report floated last month that Intel might start fabricating ARM chips for Apple?<p>It’s not going to happen, says no lesser authority on the matter than Intel CEO Paul Otellini.<p>Asked during Intel’s Tuesday earnings call about whether Intel would make processors based on ARM, …

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iPad 5 Will Be 15% Thinner, 25% Lighter And Take Less Time To Charge Than iPad 4 [Report]

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is one of the most reliable analysts out there when it comes to predicting upcoming Apple products. Whomever his sources are in the Far East, they run deep. So when Kyo says that the iPad 5 will be 15% thinner and 25% lighter than the iPad 4, and it will take …

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55 percent of Verizon’s first-quarter smartphone sales (4M of 7.2M total) were iPhones

<i>Engadget</i> notes Verizon revealed that 4m of the 7.2m smartphones activated by the company in the first quarter this year were iPhones, half of them iPhone 5s, the other half split between older models. The numbers were revealed by CFO Fran Shammo in a conference call.<p>The 55% is down a slight …

Apple ‘Pushing Hard’ for Summer Release of New ‘iRadio’ Music Streaming Service

We’ve heard a lot of reports about Apple’s rumored streaming radio service lately – and many of those reports have come from credible sources. Today, …

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Mouth-Watering Bugatti

The Bugatti Gangloff is like the chocolate cake with vanilla buttercream frosting of the luxury supercar world… self indulgent… decadent… sexy… …