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Tutorial And Xcode Plugin Extending Log Statements With Clickable Links

Developing Xcode plugins has always been somewhat difficult because of a lack of documentation, here’s a tutorial and Xcode plugin that adds …

AlamofireJsonToObjects for iOS

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Quick is a behavior-driven development framework for Swift and Objective-C. Inspired by RSpec, Specta, and Ginkgo.<p>Nimble<p>Quick comes together with …

Build Your Own Car Computer with a Raspberry Pi

Computers in our cars have been a dream of science fiction for a long time, but they're still a pretty expensive addition, especially if you're …

Against Your Better Judgment, Mercedes Is Integrating Google Glass

People have said that Google Glass would be distracting since day one, not just for people looking at the Glassholes but also for the Glassholes …

Apple To Buy Transportation App HopStop — Mass Transit To Return To Apple Maps?

Apple has agreed to acquire transit navigation app HopStop.com, according to a report in Bloomberg.<p>AllThingsD has apparently received confirmation from an Apple spokesperson. I’ve reached out to both companies and will update if I hear back from either of them.<p>HopStop offers walking, taxi, and …

WTF Is Waze And Why Did Google Just Pay A Billion+ For It?

The tech industry has seen its fair share of acquisition whoppers lately, with Salesforce acquiring ExactTarget for $2.5 billion this month, and Yahoo putting the icing on its acquisition spree by snatching up Tumblr for $1.1 billion. But the news today that Google is buying popular iOS map and …

SIRI RISING: The Inside Story Of Siri's Origins -- And Why She Could Overshadow The iPhone

The world got its first inkling of the quick wit that would make Apple’s Siri an icon during a packed press conference held before an auditorium of tech elite.<p>"Who are you?" an Apple executive asked the assistant.<p>“I am a humble personal assistant,” Siri answered to appreciative laughter.<p>More like …

From $1M to 50 bucks: Apple’s iAd Workbench is finally an ad marketplace that makes sense

Two years ago, Apple debuted iAd with the goals of transforming how ads look, work, and sell, charging massive seven-figure sums for allowing brands the privilege of ushering in a brave new world of mobile advertising and capturing almost half of the mobile ad market.<p>Predictably, iAd iFlopped.<p>This …

iOS 7 Eliminates MAC Address As Tracking Option, Signaling Final Push Towards Apple’s Own Ad Identifier Technology

Apple has now taken another step to push app publishers to use its preferred ad tracking option, the Identifier for Advertisers (IDFA), with the debut of the iOS 7 beta. Confirming what many have suspected, Apple is eliminating an alternative option involving tracking by MAC addresses. This method …

CB Connect 5.0 now supports 8 social networks

Not one, two or three, but <b>eight social networking sites are supported</b> with the latest CB Connect 5.0 release!<p>Let your users sign-up and login to your …

What's Holding Up The Internet Of Things

The Internet of Things – in which ordinary objects get smart and connected, making possible all sorts of new services – promises to give us smarter cities, fewer traffic jams, a cleaner environment and a Series victory for the Cubs. (OK, maybe not that last one.)<p>Trouble is, while lots of …

Apple Design Awards 2013 go to Evernote, Yahoo and others

Add this to Apple's string of revelations at this year's WWDC: the company has just divulged its 2013 Design Awards winners, comprising of a variety of iPhone, iPad and Mac apps that it deems to be a cut above the rest. This year's list includes note-taking app Evernote, Yahoo Weather and two …

Four Reasons Google Bought Waze

Google announced Tuesday that it has acquired Israeli mapping service, Waze, without disclosing what had been reported as its $1.3 billion price tag. But it is not exactly clear why.<p>Google already offers some of what Waze provides. For example, Google’s Android-installed mapping program includes …

Google acquires Waze (for real this time)—likely for $1B-plus

“You use Waze, okay? It’s free. It’s Israeli. No problem,” says one user.<p>Yes, the rumors proved to be true—Google has finally acquired Waze, the …

Can Apple Really Make A Car Infotainment System That Doesn't Suck?

In-car infotainment systems are nothing new. Over the last decade we've seen in-dash systems that control navigation, the stereo, phone calls and …

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With Google Cloud Platform (GCP), you can build, test, and deploy applications on Google's highly-scalable and reliable infrastructure for your web, …

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In iOS 7, Apple wants to own your car’s console with Maps and Siri integration

Apple plans to move aggressively into the in-car integration space later this year, according to multiple people familiar with the initiative. Apple is working with car makers to deeply embed iOS’s Maps and Siri services into cars, according to these people. While companies sell accessories to …

Automatic Link brings your car’s on-board diagnostics to the iPhone, available for pre-order now

Automatic Link is a new hardware dongle for your car that is launching today and will allow you to monitor on-board diagnostics directly on your iPhone. On top of monitoring on-board diagnostics, such as braking, speeding, and rapid acceleration by connecting the Automatic Link to your car’s data …

Anyone Can Be a Mechanic With This Brilliant Augmented Reality App

Have you ever had a problem with your car, but were left completely and utterly bewildered when you popped the hood in hopes of fixing it yourself? …

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Stitcher adds car mode to iOS app, encourages responsible driving

Stitcher just announced a new car mode for the iPhone version of its radio and podcasting app, bringing a simplified interface that works in both portrait and landscape positions. Accessible by tapping the Stitcher logo at the top of the screen, car mode offers a pared-down version of the app's …

Google's Secrets Of Innovation: Empowering Its Employees

March was a good month for Google. Its market capitalization breached a record high $260 billion. Since its IPO in 2004, its shares have soared over 900%. The company’s success stems from its continuous innovation and it extraordinary management practices. Laszlo Bock, Senior Vice President of …

The Dash Car Dongle Wants To Make You A Better Driver By Syncing With Your iPhone

[protected-iframe id=”217bc209ffe08720110bb197e9990aef-24588526-25415105″ info=”http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/shred444/drive-with-dash/widget/video.html” width=”640″ height=”480″ frameborder=”0″]<p>I love my tiny little Mazda, but I’ll be honest — I still don’t completely understand how it <i>works</i>. …