We have always complained about acts of kindness going unnoticed. Well, not anymore, as with the uKind App on the iOS platform, you can credit people for their kindness. This credit is not in monetary terms but you can rate people and also send a message of gratitude. Read More
In what could be a huge disappointment for TV viewers, Apple will not launch their streaming TV service this June at the annual developers conference, WWDC. They will have to wait a little longer to ditch their cable as Apple plans to make the big announcement later this year or in 2016. But the new service is most definitely coming and quite soon as Apple has TV Executives lined up to sign a deal with them. 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.
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
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.
Sweet Revenge is a cute little game for iPhone and iPad that’s basically all about candy shooting. The App has been very neatly designed and is full of action and adventure. You have to fight candy and you can choose your ammunition to fight against the building. As the title says, it’s all about revenge. Read More