Fredrik Sandnes

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Woz: If I were at Apple, we'd be partners with Google

Parallel universes are always fun to contemplate.<p>So please mount the No. 42 bus with me to a world in which Tim Cook is still COO of Apple and Steve Wozniak is calling the shots.<p>Here's what would be happening: Apple and Google would be deep and loving partners and would share all their knowledge in …

Tim Cook

Android 4.4 KitKat unofficially arrives to the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

After all the rumors and speculation, Android 4.4 KitKat finally was unveiled on Thursday with a promised update coming to most Nexus devices within weeks. For Galaxy Nexus owners, it was also revealed that the older Nexus handset wouldn’t be getting its hands on KitKat through an official …

Microsoft partners with Time Warner to launch an Xbox 360 app with 300 live TV channels this summer

Microsoft has inked a “landmark” deal with Time Warner Cable to offer Xbox 360 owners live access for up to 300 TV channels. Viewers will need an existing subscription to Time Warner Cable, as well as an Xbox Live Gold membership, to access the service in the United States when it launches later …

Hands-on with the NEC Terrain: the company's first US phone in eight years

Let's face it: no rugged phone is going to get more attention today than the Galaxy S4 Active. Just the same, NEC is showing off the Terrain, its first handset for the US market since 2005. The phone, which is hitting AT&T for $99 with a two-year agreement, is mainly aimed at the enterprise (read: …

The most high-res 3D map of the human brain

<i>(Credit: Amunts, Zilles, Evans, et al.)</i><p><b>Scientists have created the world's first 3D digital reconstruction of the human brain that shows anatomy on</b> …

Humanity

More data storage: how to fit 1000 terabytes on a DVD

<b>We live in a world where digital information is exploding. Some 90 per cent of the world's data was generated in the past two years. The obvious</b> …

Nature Communications

Impressive Interactive Demo Lets You Try iOS 7 Beta Without Restoring Your Device

- Jun 21, 2013<p>With all of the recent talk about iOS 7, it’s only natural to want to try Apple’s beta out for yourself. However, unless you’re a …

Xbox One: top features you probably hadn't noticed

<b>So, it's official: Microsoft has dropped some of the more hated DRM requirements on the Xbox One.</b><p>It's a move that's made people happy — no need for a …

Kinect

iPhone 5S with dual-LED flash, slightly bigger battery spied in blurry rumor-gram

Did you back out of an iPhone 5 because it didn't have a dual-LED flash? If this leaked image from <i>MacRumors</i> turns out to be real, that may not be a problem for much longer. Inside and out, these blurrycam snaps purport to show an iPhone 5S which is nearly identical to its predecessor -- the only …

iPhone 5S to get battery boost, new leaked snaps hint

Apple's next iPhone could be in line for a battery boost, if supposed leaked snaps are to be believed.<p>The images, which surfaced at MacRumors, show …

Instagram Video Vs. Vine: What’s The Difference?

Instagram just launched video functionality. Glorious, 15-second, editable video functionality. Complete with image stabilization.<p>So what does this mean for Vine? In the end, the competition should give users plenty to be excited about, whether you’re a Vine loyalist or an Instagrammaholic. And …

New Maps icon centers around new spaceship campus location

While some have noted that the new Maps icon doesn’t suggest you drive off a bridge like the old iOS 6 icon, we noticed something else. The blue line follows along the perimeter of the new Spaceship Campus that’s planned for 2016. It’s definitely a subtle detail, but it’s neat to see Apple …

Watch this: Apple's WWDC 2013 keynote in exactly 10 minutes

Want to catch up on Apple's WWDC 2013 keynote but don't have two hours to spare? We've got you covered with a 10-minute edit of the event complete with plenty of Cook-isms, new OS X and iPhone / iPad features, and much, much more. If you prefer a more text-and-pictures-based education, here is …

Google to be banned in Pakistan if it doesn't clean up YouTube

With YouTube already shuttered in Pakistan, Google is now reportedly facing an all-out ban in that country, according to The Times of India.<p>The country's new IT and telecommunication minister, Anusha Rahman Khan, announced that unless Google removes "blasphemous and objectionable material" from …

iOS 7 Fights Mobile Spam With Option To Block Calls And Texts From Specific Numbers

Telemarketing spammers bothering you? Clingy exes calling in the middle of the night? iOS 7 will let you block calls from specific numbers to save your sanity. Rather than allow third-party developers to modify the native Phone app like on Android, Apple has chosen to offer this feature …

PlayStation 4: Sony outmaneuvers Microsoft on price, design, and common sense

Xbox One controversy reaches its climax as Sony twists the knife<p>Before yesterday's E3 keynotes from Sony and Microsoft, opinion was split on the very different paths each company is taking. Some found the PlayStation 4 the more appealing proposal on paper — a more powerful, developer-friendly box …

iOS 7: App Store's new Kids category is big news for parents and developers

"Parents are going to love this," said Apple's software and services boss Eddy Cue, as he announced the upcoming addition of a Kids category to the …

Apple drops Google for Siri searches, switches to Bing

During the keynote presentation at its developers conference, Apple has revealed that Google is to be dropped as the Internet search engine for Siri in the next release iOS 7. Bing will now be used instead of Google for all Internet searches requested via iOS’ build-in voice assistant. According to …

Google Search

The PS4 won't be region-locked

We know the pricing, a loose holiday release schedule, and now, that the PlayStation 4 won't be locked-down according to geography. That's according to Sony Computer Entertainment's Brad Douglas, who mentioned on Twitter that the company's new console has "no region locking", hopefully freeing up …

3DBoard provides the iOS 7 3D effect on a jailbroken iOS 6 iPhone

If you’ve jailbroken your iPhone, you don’t have to wait for iOS 7 to get the 3D parallax effect – you can download 3DBoard from Cydia.<p>As you’d expect, it doesn’t look as polished as the iOS 7 effect, but if you just have to have the effect now …

What Does a Bing-Powered Siri Mean for Google?

Apple said on Tuesday that Bing would be the default search engine in the upcoming iOS 7.<p>It’s the latest prying apart of Google services from default …

Apple uploads its ‘Mission Statement’ videos to YouTube

Apple opened WWDC yesterday with a new clear manifesto. Both it in video form and the company’s new Ad are below. In them, Apple is telling the world what it is all about.