Hyperkin toyed with gamers last year when it teased a peripheral that would play real Game Boy cartridges on your phone, but it wasn’t just kidding around — it’s making good on its word. The company is now taking pre-orders for a Smart Boy Development Kit that lets your Android smartphone play Game Boy and Game Boy Color cartridges. There is an Atmel 90USB646 chip in the device and is NTSC/PAL cart compatible. The device will also require Android 4.4.4 KitKat and above, with USB OTG support. Also, the kit is usable with 5-6inch devices. The Smart Boy is expected to ship by December 2016 and its pricing hasn’t been announced yet. Read More
There are lots of improvisations done in iOS 10 claims Apple, which will make sure the users get experience using iOS 10. Apps like iMessage get a lot of attention, there’s also some underlying tech that will make all of your apps run a lot faster and smoother even on existing iPhones and iPads. The interesting part is that developers don’t really need to do anything. All of the changes are done on the back-end to existing APIs. So long as apps are compiled for iOS 10, apps will be a lot smoother and faster, says Apple. Read More
Melody Composer Squared is a unique editor for creating, analyzing and editing melodies using their conversions to images. The app uses the Diagram, which graphically discovers messages and puzzles, hidden in music. Melody Composer Squared will be interesting for children as an educational tool and for adults who would like to understand principles of melody creation. The developer of this app is Pavlo Karnaukhov. This App is very easy to use to create beautiful melodies. Read More
Apple plans the debut of iMessage for Android, at WWDC 2016 this rumor is in air for a while now. iMessage is set to get its first-ever App for Android, “Apple will announce that iMessage encrypted text messaging is coming to Android users at WWDC next Monday at WWDC 2016,” reports MacDailyNews. Apple is planning to build out its software services giving extending support to devices not running iOS and OS X, the source said. Apple has also launched Apple music App for android users. Read More
Apple is planning to decrease App Store ‘tax’ for loyal subscribers. The current 70/30 split is changing so that after the first year Apple will take just 15 percent of subscription fees. Subscriptions are also opening up to the full gamut of Apps, rather than being restricted to particular categories. But it is the changes that are being made to App discovery that will be the most apparent.
Apple’s iPhone 7 is one of the most talked about smartphones to arrive in stores this year, there were many rumors regarding its design and new features. Some features are great while some are at par with other competitor devices. Either ways, being a waterproof device works great for many users all around the world. Read More
The wait for Coach’s Apple Watch bands is over! On 12th June the first shipment of Coach’s Apple Watch bands arrives in stores, the new report also revealed some of the details about the new lineup of bands. They’re certainly not as simple as the Hermés lineup, they’re about a tenth of the price and quirky details that will be perfect for fashion freaks. Read More
According to the Japanese newspaper Nikkei, Apple is moving towards a set cycle of three years before announcing any major upgrades to the iPhone. What that means is that users will have to wait for at least three years before expecting any major design or component change. As it has already been seen with the Apple iPhone 7 which strongly resembles the iPhone 6S. Read More
India which is one of the fastest growing smartphone market as of today reportedly delivered a massive blow to Apple in terms for their plan to sell iPhones in India. Right after Tim Cook’s visit to India last week and a number of ideas and proposals flying around, it all comes down to how Apple will sell their devices and tap in to the Indian Market.
New leaked images for the Apple iPhone 7 have surfaced on a Chinese social media site called Weibo. With the new iPhone 7 being prepped for launch this September, it’s not a surprise that a few images of the device have surfaced. This is a good preview and great way to know what to expect from the much awaited iPhone 7. Read More