Tag Archives: announcement

iOS 8 featured in new banner at Moscone Center before WWDC

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Business Insider reporter Jay Yarow has today tweeted a picture from the Moscone Center, where Apple will be holding WWDC next week. This picture shows a new banner that highlights iOS 8, which was expected to be a focus of the conference. This banner essentially confirms that Apple will be unveiling the latest version of… Read More

Apple updates WWDC app and website with event schedule, confirms June 2nd keynote

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Today, with WWDC less than 2 weeks away, Apple has posted the full schedule for the event online. This schedule can be viewed on Apple’s WWDC website, or in version 2.0 of the WWDC app. This update requires iOS 7.1, so those jailbroken on iOS 7 will not be able to download it. As part… Read More

First images of iPhone 6 leaked to the public

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Today, a Twitter user by the name of mornray886 shared with MacRumors what is believed to be leaked pictures of Apple’s next device, the iPhone 6. Sonny Dickson, a reputable source for Apple parts leaks, has also confirmed these images as legitimate. These pictures seem to suggest that the next iteration of Apple’s iPhone will be… Read More

Newest iWatch concept emulates the Nike FuelBand

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Apple’s iWatch has been the source of many rumors over the past months, and has received support from some pretty reputable sources. As speculations fly, any prototype parts have yet to have been leaked, so the actual form factor of the iWatch is still a mystery. As such, several designers have taken it upon themselves… Read More

Leaked screenshots of ‘iOS in the Car’ appear on Twitter

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Developer Steve Troughton-Smith today tweeted several pictures of Apple’s new ‘iOS in the Car’ feature which was first announced at WWDC 2013. These pictures, although not authenticated, give some insight as to what exactly Apple’s planned interface for Maps looks like as it is used in the car. The purpose of iOS in the Car… Read More

Apple preparing 12.9 inch iPad Pro for fall launch

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One of the long standing complains about Apple is that compared to many competitors, their screen sizes just don’t match up. This sentiment has showed in recent rumors, with talk of  a 5+ inch iPhone screen and a 12.9 inch iPad (compared to the 4 inch and 9.7 inch screens currently available). According to a… Read More

iPhone 6 camera will have image stabilization, still at 8 megapixels

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Apple has never been a leader in the megapixel war. They’ve stuck with an 8 megapixel camera since the iPhone 4S, instead choosing to focus their efforts on sensor size and quality, which has paid off. Now, The China Post reports that Nomura Securities has stated that Apple’s iPhone 6 will not feature a high-megapixel camera, and… Read More

Pebble unveils Pebble Steel, App Store at CES 2014

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Pebble was one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns of all time, raising over $10 million for the smartphone-integrated watch. With CES in full gear in Las Vegas, Pebble has now announced the next generation of Pebble watches: Pebble Steel. Pebble Steel takes everything you know and love about Pebble—the crystal clear ePaper display, weeklong… Read More

iPhone 5S ringed home button shown off in concept renderings

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A while ago, some packaging for the iPhone 5S surfaced that showed the home button sporting a ring around it, as one of the small design differences between the iPhone 5 and the new device that is expected to be announced at this Tuesday’s Apple event. This ring is believed to be related to the… Read More

Apple announces restoration plan for developer services, launches live status page

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Apple today sent out another email regarding the recent disruption of service to Apple Developers, as the online portal and nearly all of the different services have been disabled by Apple following an unauthorized access attempt. Up until now, Apple has been focusing on a complete reconstruction of the systems in order to prevent something… Read More

Leaked iPhone 5S parts suggest that silent switch will become button

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With the expected summer announcement of the next iteration of Apple’s iPhone swiftly approaching, parts have been leaking from various sources all over the place. As is the usual with an Apple product launch, these leaked parts provide a small insight as to what we can expect to see in the next weeks. This latest… Read More

Facebook unveils ‘Facebook Home’, deeply integrates Android OS with Facebook

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For the past several months, rumors have been turning up periodically about Facebook launching their own phone, which would compete in the mobile space along with iPhone and Android. Recently, the Silicon Valley  company announced an upcoming press conference, which took place earlier today. At this announcement, Mark Zuckerberg stated that they wished to change… Read More

iOS 7 will bring major UI upgrade

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Over the past few weeks, there have been rising complaints that Apple’s iOS has grown stale, since it hasn’t seen a major upgrade in so long. Indeed, the core functionality of the OS has remained remarkably similar to its initial state, with more features getting added on top. However, according to several sources who are… Read More