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Home Screen Widget 'Blocks' Imagined in New iOS Concept

One of the more popular feature requests from iOS users has been live widgets for the home screen, similar to Live Tiles on Windows Phone and Widgets on Android. While there have been no specific rumors of widgets actually coming to iOS 8, a new concept from Jay Machalani (via <i>The Verge</i>) offers an …

iPhone 6 Could See Sleep/Wake Button Move, 401 ppi in 5.5" Model, Sapphire Display in High-End Phones

In an extensive research note, the well-sourced KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo has shared additional details about his expectations for the next iPhone model, expected to be called the iPhone 6. Perhaps the biggest change that Kuo mentions is a move of the sleep/wake button from the top of the …

Azoi Unveils 'Wello' Health Tracking Case for iPhone

Science and technology company Azoi has unveiled the Wello health monitoring case for the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 and iPhont 5s, allowing users to track various human metrics such as blood pressure, heart rate, temperature and more, reports <i>GigaOM</i>.<p>The case itself features a thin design with Bluetooth …

Beautiful iOS puzzle-adventure hybrid ‘Shardlands’ arrives to Android

Shardlands has been available to iOS users since October, where the gorgeous puzzle-adventure hybrid has seen quite a bit of positive attention from iUsers and critics alike. Now the game has finally arrived to Android as well!<p>If you have never heard of Shardlands, the story centers around a …

Flappy Bird Creator May Have Been Scared By Legal Threats After All

One of the great smartphone soap operas of our time reached a bizarre climax over the weekend when Vietnamese developer Dong Nguyen removed Flappy Bird, then the world’s most popular free app, from both the Google Play store and Apple's App Store.<p>If you believe Dong’s version of events shared via …

Spotify-Compatible DJ App 'Pacemaker' Launches for iPad

DJ app Pacemaker has launched, bringing a minimalistic mixing interface with various features to the iPad. The app allows users to connect a Spotify account to access and mix any song from the music service's catalog, with the app also including support for tracks from an iTunes library. Once songs …

Smart Dock with Orientation-Aware Functionality, Induction Charging Detailed in Apple Patent

Apple has been awarded a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (via <i>AppleInsider</i>) detailing a flat smart dock that would be able to determine the orientation a device is placed in and perform actions such as induction charging, data syncing, diagnostics testing, and more.<p>The patent, which …

iPhone 6 Rumored to Include 10+-Megapixel Camera with f/1.8 Aperture and Improved Filter

Sources from Taiwan's industrial chain claim the iPhone 6 will have at least a 10-megapixel camera with an aperture of f/1.8, reports Chinese website <i>IT168</i> [Google Translate, via <i>GforGames</i>]. This would be an improvement over the current iPhone 5s, which has an 8-megapixel camera with a narrower f/2.2 …

iOS 7.1 Beta 3 Tidbits: Revamped Keyboard, Darker Icons, New Phone Look, and More

Earlier today, Apple released the third beta of iOS 7.1 to developers, which included both bug fixes and a number of visual changes that give several aspects of iOS 7 an entirely new look and feel. For example, the Phone dialer has been revamped with new buttons and several icons have had their …

iOS 7.1 Beta 5 Fixes Additional Exploits Used by Evasi0n Jailbreak

Today's iOS 7.1 beta 5 release has patched additional exploits (via @iH8sn0w) used for the evasi0n iOS 7 jailbreak after the primary kernel exploit was patched in iOS 7.1 beta 4.<p>Because the main exploits for the jailbreak have been patched, it will not be possible to jailbreak iOS 7.1 using the …

Will The Large Screen iPad Pro Be Apple's First In A Line Of Desktop Touch Devices?

This week’s report that Apple may already be in production on a 12.9″ iPad, dubbed the “Pro,” has been the source of much speculation. In a well researched and reasoned post in ComputerWorld, Mike Elgan comes to the conclusion that it will be an “iPad optimized as a desktop touch computer for …

How Snapchat Became The Breakout Consumer Product Of 2013

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Semil Shah works on product for Swell, is a</i> TechCrunch <i>columnist, and an investor. He blogs at Haywire, and you can follow him on Twitter at @semil.</i><p>Last year, as 2012 ended, I scanned the early-stage startup landscape and tried to identify one company that was a breakout for the year — …

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

Chromebooks experienced a surge in popularity in 2013, rising from almost nothing to claim about a fifth of the commercial laptop market.This …

Type Your Own Animated Movie With This Crazy Software

Inside this playful screenwriting software may hide the future of filmmaking: You simply write what you want to see, and that vision plays on screen.<p>Here’s how Hollywood works today: Somebody writes a script. And especially if it’s an animated feature–a piece that will take hundreds of Pixar …

Samsung W2014 is world's first Snapdragon 800 flip phone, costs over $1,640

China Telecom's obsession with Samsung's luxury clamshells isn't dwindling any time soon. In fact, the two companies have just launched a new model, the SCH-W2014, at their annual "Heart Of The World" charity concert in Nanjing last night. While it shares a similar appearance with the W2013 and the …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

iPhone 5S and 5C Preorders Reportedly Set for September 13th

- Sep 4, 2013<p>As Apple’s iPhone event draws closer, the likely dates for pre-orders and retail sales of the anticipated iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C are …

Leaked iPhone 5S Home Button Confirmed to Include Fingerprint Scanner

- Sep 5, 2013<p>Early this morning, infamous Apple leaker Sonny Dickson posted a set of new detailed images of what is almost certainly the home button …

Wallpaper Weekends: Prepare for Apple’s September 10 Event

- Sep 7, 2013<p>Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch.<p>As you …

iOS Game 'Dots' Adds New 'Gravity Mode' for One Week, Partners with General Electric

Popular iOS game <i>Dots</i> has been updated to add a new gameplay option called "Gravity Mode" that will be available for one week, along with with improvements in speed and battery life.<p>Specifically, the new mode is sponsored by company General Electric to celebrate "Gravity Day", and features no time …

iPhone 5S packaging leaks, hints at fingerprint scanner

Just two days to go until Apple lifts the curtain on its latest range of iPhones. What appears to be the iPhone 5S's packaging has just leaked, and …

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