Audio Switcher for Mac is a helpful App available on the Mac App Store that allows you to instantly switch Mac audio output. All outputs connected via AirPlay and all sound devices that have an output option can be selected from this very handy App that remains on your menu bar. Read More
Universal Pictures has released the official trailer for the “Steve Jobs” biopic. The film is written by Aaron Sorkin and Michael Fassbender plays the main role of Steve Jobs. The film is based on the biography written by Walter Issacson.
Google has jumped on to deliver Apps for Apple Watch users. The company’s Google News and Weather will be the first App from Google to hit the Apple Watch platform. Users can instantly read all important news on their watch and quickly get a glimpse of the weather for any location. Read More
Beast Towers is a new game available for iOS and Android – making its mark in the popular “tower defense” category. The game has a nice concept and good graphics that make it highly entertaining. The controls are easy to handle and there is 3D level graphics that go along very well. The concept? Humans are attacking your castle and you need to make sure your beasts don’t let them. Read More
Apple is easily the world’s most valuable company with a bank balance of $194 billion. Apple has more money than any other company. The $194 billion is the sum you get when you add up the cash, short term marketable securities, long term marketable securities and cash equivalents. At an earnings call today, Apple announced that they will also be increasing their “Capital Return Program” to $200 billion – more than 50%. This allows Apple to buyback shares and dividends to return cash to shareholders. Read More
WhatsApp has just released an update for its iOS version that now adds voice calling. Voice calling has been available for Android users for a long time now, but Apple iOS users can make use of this as well. Very soon, this will be how everyone will call each other. Both parties need to have the latest version of WhatsApp installed to use voice calling. The new voice calling feature is rolling out slowly. Read More
A nice cute little old school arcade game – Origami Crush is now available for Android. The game graphics are really good and the gameplay is very smooth. The game is nothing super special, but just good if you want to kill some time. It’s all about flying your paper plane and making sure no one else comes close to you. Read More
Ironically, Xiaomi, considered the king of copycats for copying Apple’s design and marketing is now furious because other companies have started to copy it. Xiaomi’s CEO is mad because there are many fake products out there that are eating away on Xiaomi’s sales.
CEO Lei Jun commented on lower than expected sales of the new Xiaomi Power Bank battery pack – “What is the biggest problem? There are many fakes. If there were no counterfeits, our sales would be double or triple. The product has been recognized by everyone.”
Xiaomi’s sales have already surpassed Apple and Samsung clocking in profits at $45 billion. The company started only back in 2010. Apple should be the one complaining here as Xiaomi expects to report $19 billion in sales this year alone.
There is massive demand for Apple’s Watch that is now available for pre-order. You can now pre-order the Apple Watch which is available in three major options – Watch Sport, Watch and Watch Edition. Apple is now having supply constraints and if you choose to pre-order the Watch now, you will be receiving it in June. Read More
We have all heard stories about how Apple makes sure that every single detail is perfect. Not many would have even paid attention, but if you closer, you will be surprised. From the control center, when you switch on the flashlight, the tiny switch on the flashlight also goes up and when you switch off the flashlight, the switch goes down. Steve Jobs clearly built a culture at Apple that still focuses on every single detail. It’s amazing when you think of it! Apple truly stands at the intersection of liberal arts and technology.