Ayie Magana

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Don Giannatti Wants You to Get Yourself Out There Through Marketing Strategies

It’s likely that if you're reading this, you are interested in some aspect of photography. If you are interested in making an income from your …

Social Media

Most Marketers Can’t Quantify The Value of Social Media – So Why Are We Still Investing In Likes?

I just read an intriguing article by MDG Advertising that breaks down a new report showing that approximately half of the marketing professionals …

Public Relations

Four Powerful Instagram Marketing Tips For Business 2018

Instagram has proven itself as a social media platform. It has since been making abuzz as this photo-sharing app has become more popular and …

Social Media

The New York Times says the new Apple TV will be for gamers

We’ve previously heard rumors that Apple’s new Apple TV, which is scheduled to be announced Wednesday, will feature an all-new, motion-sensing remote that will poise the set-top box as a possible console killer.<p>Now, the <i>New York Times</i> is backing the rumor up, saying the next Apple TV is being …

Smart TV

Google Analytics Now Lets You Track Web And App Data In A Single View

Here is a small but important update to Google Analytics: Developers can now create a single reporting view that includes both web and app data. Google says this will help businesses that have multiple digital touchpoints for their users (web, mobile apps, other devices) to better understand …

Google's new mobile ads help find apps that fit your daily habits

Ads for mobile apps are rarely personal; they're more often based on search keywords than your actual habits. Google is fixing this today with new ads in search and on YouTube that reflect your day-to-day app uses and purchases. If you regularly track your runs with fitness software, for instance, …

Apple is investing $850 million to build a giant solar farm that will power its new headquarters

The company is partnering with First Solar on an ambitious renewable energy project<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook told an audience at the Goldman Sach's Technology and Internet conference that the company is very focused on making environmentally responsible decisions. As proof, he offered up a piece of news. …

Renewable Energy

$700 billion and counting! Apple is world’s biggest company ever

Boom! That’s the sound of AAPL stock hitting yet another all-time high Tuesday, making Apple the first $700 billion company in history.<p>Microsoft made history in 2000 when it became the first company to close at $600 billion, so this feat must make Tim Cook and the entire Apple team incredibly proud.<p>…

Tim Cook

35 Places You Need To Visit In France

Provence is famous for its fragrant lavender fields. Shutterstock France was recently named the most-visited country in the world with over 84 million visitors in 2013 — and for good reason.<p>Millions of people go to France each year to stroll along the quays of Paris, lie on the gorgeous beaches of …

France

The 15 best keyboards for the iPhone, from Thumbly to Gif

The iPhone’s autocorrect function is a source of endless entertainment and frustration for iOS users. Although most users probably don’t stop and …

Nailed it! 6 ways the Apple Watch could put other smartwatches to shame

No one knew exactly how Apple would reinvent the smartwatch game on Tuesday, but the iFaithful filed into Flint Center in Cupertino convinced that …

The iPod is dead: Quit downloading and try one of these 10 music streaming services

“Without music, life would be a mistake.”<p>That’s something we can agree with Nietzsche about. But where do you find your music? We used to rummage …

How to download the Songs of Innocence album by U2 for free on iPhone and iPad

• Launch the <b>Settings app</b> on your iPhone or iPad.<br>• Tap on <b>Music</b>.<br>• Make sure <b>Show All Music</b> is <b>enabled</b>.<br>• Launch the <b>iTunes app</b>.<br>• Tap on <b>More</b>.<br>• Tap on <b>Purchased</b>.<br>• Tap on</b> …

Apple rumored to be in acquisition talks with Path for another attempt at social networking

Apple and social networking don’t have such a great history, but the Cupertino tech firm is ready to give it another go, if new rumors regarding a potential acquisition of the Path social app are true. According to PandoDaily, Apple is already in talks with the mobile social network and the merger …

The iPhone 6: World, Meet More

When Apple sent out their invitation to today’s event, they said simply: “We wish we could say more,” and included an enlarged Apple logo in the background. Although the choice of the word “more” could have been a cryptical reference to Steve Jobs’ iconic “One more thing” catch phrase, I couldn’t …

Analysts: Apple Could Sell 10 Million iWatches in First Year

On the eve of Apple's September 9 special event, the <i>Financial Times</i> has released a new look at how Apple is impacting the wearable market despite not having officially announced its first wearable product. Specifically, the paper cites Forrester Research, who notes Apple could sell 10 million …

Graduation time from your favourite notes app? Notes Plus iPad Review

As some of you may know if you have read my articles before (thanks Mum!), I love productivity apps and the app which constantly does the business for me is Notability. Ginger Labs, the creators of Notability have designed their app in such a way that it appeals to power users and beginners alike. …

Back to School with an iPad? 5 ways to go paperless this term.

Back to School. The phrase that strikes horror into students (and teachers) of all ages up and down the land. Back in the day, there was the excitement of writing neatly on the first page of your new exercise book, and then slightly less so on the second page which was not quite so nicely padded on …

That Darn iOS 8 QuickType Keyboard Has Completely Spoiled Me

[<i>I forgot to keep a QuickType screenshot, so I used this QuickType image from Macworld UK</i>]<p>I tried the iOS 8 beta earlier this summer — right around beta 3 — and loved the experience. Texting from the iPad was great, the new full-screen Safari was great, but the absolute best feature to me was the …

iPad App of the Week: Star Walk 2 – Guide to the Sky Day and Night

Great apps make great platforms, and iOS and iPad are a great proof of that. One of the most captivating things about the iPad is the incredible range of great apps we are able to use and enjoy on Apple’s tablet. Each Saturday we share a favorite outstanding app as <b>iPad App of the Week</b>.<p>This week’s …

iPad App of the Week: Quora

Great apps make great platforms, and iOS and iPad are a great proof of that. One of the most captivating things about the iPad is the incredible range of great apps we are able to use and enjoy on Apple’s tablet. Each Saturday we share a favorite outstanding app as <b>iPad App of the Week</b>.<p>This week’s …

iPad Art: Dark Side

Our featured iPad painting for this end of summer Sunday is titled ‘Dark Side’ – and it’s definitely a striking image that evokes those words.<p>It’s the work of Álvaro Tajada Portalo, created with the ArtStudio for iPad app.<p>I’ve only just discovered the iPad artwork of Álvaro Tajada Portalo,as he’s …

iPad Apps

Trying Out Byword For My iPad Blogging

I recently bought the In-app purchase within Byword to try and blog straight from the app. Up until now, my workflow has been to write in Byword or Writer Pro, copy the html into the WordPress app, and then add screenshots processed by the Screenshot app before publishing.<p>Byword’s most recent …

Blogging

Hyperlapse from Instagram: The First iPad Camera App I’m Not Embarrassed To Use

I remember sending an article about Microsoft’s research on Hyper-lapse to a co-worker in early August and lamenting the fact that only Microsoft seemed to have access to the cool tech. Then, lo and behold, Instagram decided to release their own Hyperlapse app last week for both iPhone and …

Apple installs NFC in its stores ahead of iPhone 6 launch

With Apple just a day away from launching the latest iteration of its iPhone – and possibly its much-anticipated smartwatch, too – the company is …

Mysterious iPhone 6 running iOS 7 hacked together from leaked parts

The Chinese are so good at cloning Apple’s upcoming products that they regularly release fully functional doppelgangers of the next iPhone before Apple has even officially announced it. But these are ‘clones’ in only the vaguest sense, because they always have one major problem: they run Android, …

Mobile Technology

Apple Expands iPhone and iPad Trade-In Program to Australia

Apple today expanded its iPhone and iPad trade-in program to Australia, giving customers who trade in an older device credit towards the purchase of a new device. Users who trade in an iPhone can earn up to A$250, while users who trade in an iPad can get up to A$215.<p>According to Apple, its latest …

Here’s the iPhone 6: Bigger, thinner, improved camera, and more

Apple’s iPhone 6 was perhaps the most highly anticipated device of 2014. Now, after a long, suspenseful year full of rumors and contradictory …