Philippe Yu

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Inside the Huge Solar Farm That Powers Apple's iCloud

Apple has a wide-ranging plan to keep its ever-expanding empire green—but it has a few holes.<p>The skies are threatening to pour on the Apple solar farm, but as the woman in charge of the company’s environmental initiatives points out: The panels are still putting out some power. Apple is still …

Fly is a simple video-editing app that lets you shoot from four iPhones at once

There are simple video-editing apps, and then there's Fly, a new iPhone app that lets you edit a short movie inside literally one screen. Fly works by importing four of your videos into the app's editor, and then letting you tap on each one to make live cuts and switch between clips instantly. You …

Mathematics

Apple’s Maps May Reveal Existence of the Loch Ness Monster

While Apple Maps may send you in the wrong direction on occasion, it seems it may be able to find the unfindable. Amateur sleuths on the search for …

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

"Samsung School" software solution ready for commercial use in Canadian classrooms

Samsung Canada has been testing the “Samsung School” digital classroom in a couple locations in BC and Alberta. This pilot project saw teachers and …

Windows Phone

Nvidia lowers Shield price to $299 ahead of June 27th release date

Nvidia's experiment in democratic product design continues as it cuts Shield price in response to gamer feedback<p>Since its unveiling at CES 2013, Nvidia's Shield portable console has undergone quite a few revisions. When the company put its Tegra 4-powered Android device in gamers' hands at PAX East …

iOS 7 brings high-dynamic-range (HDR) photography to iPad for the first time

In addition to various other enhancements (as we covered in an extensive video), we have discovered that Apple has finally brought high-dynamic-range photo taking capabilities to the iPad with iOS 7. HDR photography was introduced for the iPhone in iOS 4.1, and the feature allows the device to take …

Apple Looking into MacBook Air Wi-Fi Complaints, Issuing Replacements

Following complaints from a number of new Macbook Air owners concerned about Wi-Fi performance issues, <i>9to5Mac</i> reports that Apple is investigating the problem.<p>In the United States, Apple Geniuses and Advisors should capture MacBook Air (13-inch, Mid 2013) and MacBook Air (11-inch, Mid 2013) …

New, purported photos of iPhone 5S show off possible Apple A7 chipset, more!

Adding to the purported component leaks coming in advance of the iPhone 5s, we may have our first close-up look at Apple's next-generation A7 …

OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 2 Is Now Live In The Mac App Store

After I started my Mac mini running OS X Mavericks Developer Preview, or beta, today, I visited the Mac App Store to see what was new.<p>What greeted me there was a host of new software updates, all part of OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 2, as noted by Apple on the Developer page.<p>As you can see in …

Kickstarter: Mutator, A Gadget That Really Mutes Your iPhone – MacStories

Our iPhones are always in our pockets, making sure that we won't miss an important conversation or opportunity by vibrating, chirping, or ringing in our pockets at a moment's notice. Sometimes we forget, however, that music and video still plays when our phones are muted, or that holding onto the …

Apps

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More Details on Jony Ive's Flat iOS 7 Design: Heavier on Black and White

<i>9to5Mac</i> shares more details on Jony Ive's redesign for iOS 7, noting that not only will it bring a flatter look to the operating system but also more emphasis on black and white design elements.<p>Sources have described iOS 7 as “black, white, and flat all over.” This refers to the dropping of heavy …

HTC

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iPhone 5 Repair Cost Remain High Due to Apple's Tight Control Over Components | MacTrast

MarketWatch took a look at the state of the iPhone 5 repair industry, and found that costs for display replacements remain very high right months …

GadgetellSolutions Media

24Jan/18<p>To see the full list of this year’s Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? …

Microsoft lies and cheats to portray advantage in tablet ads

<i>Optical illusions? The iPad screen on the left is actually bigger</i><p>Earlier today Microsoft unleashed its second ad in what appears to be a new campaign focusing on directly comparing iPad to Windows 8 tablets side-by-side– not unlike Apple’s own very successful ‘Get a Mac’ campaign. However, it …

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Unity game engine goes free for iOS and Android, BB10 and WP8 to follow

Unity started life as a Mac-specific development platform, but nowadays developers can also create content using Windows PCs, and deploy on a total …

Samsung’s Delusions of Relevance

I've been wrestling with the right way to put this for weeks. There was something about Samsung that's been bugging me since the Bizarro World media …

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21Feb/18<p>PITTSBURGH — Petrosoft, a global provider of retail technology solutions, has launched Petrosoft Marketplace, its business-to-business (B2B) …

Next-generation Kinect will eventually see a release on Windows PC

The next-generation Kinect will come to Windows PC eventually, Ben Kilgore, corporate vice president of interactive entertainment business confirmed with Polygon today.<p>When asked if the new Kinect will see a release on the Windows PC, Kilgore responded with, "At some point down the line, yeah."<p>All …

Xbox One will not support Xbox 360 controllers

Xbox 360 controllers will not be compatible with the newly announced Xbox One, Microsoft's corporate vice president Phil Spencer told Polygon at the company's unveiling event in Redmond.<p>The Xbox 360's controller was introduced in 2005. Along with adding a Guide button, it removed and rearranged …

Deal with it: Xbox One requires an Internet connection

Microsoft’s next-generation console, Xbox One, won’t function if you don’t connect it to the Internet.<p>Following Microsoft’s big reveal event today, the company posted a series of answers to questions that many people were asking. The first issue the company addressed is the console’s Internet …