In an essay published on Business Week, Tim Cook has come come forth and mentioned that he’s gay. He feels that since now he is the CEO of Apple and the gay community is in the minority, he should come out publicly and write about his sexuality to empower many more. Read More
Apple recently killed the iPod classic – without a mention of it – Apple silently removed it from its iPod product lineup. At the WSJDLive tech conference, when asked about the iPod Classic – Tim Cook mentioned that they had to remove the uber famous device off the shelves because they simply could not get the parts for it from anywhere in the world. Read More
Tim Cook recently spoke at the WSJDLive Tech Conference hosted by the Wall Street Journal. The full-length interview video is not yet available, but The Verge did a live blog of the entire event. Tim Cook said that Apple as a business today generates around $18 billion in annual revenue. All of Apple’s products and services make up for it. Read More
iOS now sports the smartest keyword ever. It now has something called “QuickType” which will feature predictive texting. The iOS keyboard will now display words which it thinks would possibly be the next word that you want to type. The keyboard now also follows you conversation so it instantly displays the right words for you so you can simply tap on it and get it delivered across. Read More
Developers, WWDC was huge. iOS 8, Mac OS X Yosemite and many other new things were announced. Apple also announced the launch of Swift, a brand new programming language for iOS which will act as a replacement for the Objective C that Apple has been using for the past 20 years now. With Swift, code on Swift and C can co-exist. Apple is marketing Swift to be fast, modern, safe and interactive. Read More
Celebrity Picture Quiz is a brand new App that has made its way to the App Store. The idea is simple – guess celebrities – their name or their reason for fame and you will earn points. The UI is extremely well laid out and the gameplay is smooth. When you start, you will be presented with celebrities that are well known, but as you progress, guessing the names of the celebrities would eventually become a lot harder. Read More
Apple just made Dr. Dre a billionaire. This video above almost seems to confirm the $3.2B acquisition of Beats Electronics by Apple.
Apple is in talks to buy Beats Electronics for an astonishing $3.2B as reported by the Financial Times. If the deal goes through, this would be Apple’s largest acquisition ever. Beats produces luxury headphones that have now become the trend and earlier this year launched an App that competes with Spotify. Read More
Have you ever wished that there was an app to assist you in solving a variety of complicated formulas? Equate Formula Solver is your answer – no pun intended. The iPhone app was developed by a team of self-proclaimed nerds who are dedicated to help you solve over 200 formulas in the fields of Math, Chemistry, and Physics. Read More
In an effort to be environment friendly, Apple has posted a new video and an official webpage on its website that highlights the work Apple is doing to help the environment. Apple’s main goal – leave the world better than we found it. The Better film features Tim Cook’s voiceover. Check out the page here.