Tim Cook Discusses Privacy, Diversity And Apple’s Philosophy

In the second part of a two part–interview of Apple CEO Tim Cook by Charlie Rose, Cook spoke about Apple, its values and privacy. Cook talks about Apple’s policy regarding the privacy of user data; he understands the fact that people “have a right to privacy.” According to him, Apple just picks up a very small set of data from users and almost all of it is encrypted. Read More

Google Releases $100 Android One Phones In India

andoneGoogle has officially started its Android One initiative in India, introducing three new devices running stock Android KitKat, all priced at around $100 (6000 Indian Rupees). The devices were released in partnership with three local brands, Micromax, Karbonn, and Spice Mobiles:

  1. Spice Android One Dream UNO Mi-498
  2. Micromax Canvas A1
  3. Karbonn Sparkle V

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Enemy Dawn For iOS — Electrifying WWII Warfare Game

edFinally, the most anticipated, nerve-racking warfare and air assault game of the year, Enemy Dawn, is out! After watching the game trailers, it’s impossible to not jump right into the WWII action. Based on an inspirational storyline of Poland’s invasion in 1939, expect nothing short of non-stop action as you shoot down enemy aircraft with ground-to-air Katyusha rockets. It only gets better as you neutralize enemy infantry on the ground and take the battle to the battleships. Developed by Simplus Technologies Group, LLC, Enemy dawn brings a unique and electrifying gaming experience in a deluxe, action-packed combo! Read More

Motorola’s Beastly ‘Quark’ Goes Through The FCC, Heading To Verizon

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A new Motorola phone has just passed through the FCC’s database, heading over to Verizon. Codenamed ‘Quark’, the device will boast beastly specifications: a Quad HD Display, 2.65GHz Snapdragon 805 Display, Adreno 420 GPU, 3GB RAM, and will be running Android KitKat 4.4.4. Unlike the recently announced Moto G, this device will apparently support Verizon’s LTE bands, as well as international roaming. Its software version is also listed as ’5821.0.463.QUARK_VERIZON.EN.US’, leading us to believe that this device might in fact be heading over exclusively to Verizon in the US. Read More

Everything About Apple’s New Payment System

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The other rumoured service that was expected to launch at Flint Center today was the new payment method that uses the NFC technology. During the event, besides introducing the new phones and Apple Watch, Apple also introduced Apple Pay that will replace Apple wallet. Apple Pay allows users to hold iPhone 6 closer to a sensor to initiate payment and then confirm the payment by using the Touch ID sensor at supporting locations. The system uses the NFC technology via NFC chip built into iPhone 6. The list for supporting locations currently includes Subway, Staples, McDonalds, Walgreens, Whole Foods and Disney. Read More

Everything About Apple Watch

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Apple has unveiled its much talked about wearable device at the Flint Center. Termed as Apple Watch and not iWatch as speculated before, the watch comes with ample of features. It is square in shape and has straps available in multiple colours and patterns, including classic leather buckle, sport band, leather loop, and an easily adjustable stainless steel strap. The watch will come in two sizes and three distinct collections i.e. Watch, Watch Sport and Watch Edition. It also has a curved screen and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal glass. Read More

iTunes App Store Now Has 1.3 Million Apps

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Apple has announced that the iTunes App Store now has 1.3 Million applications. In June 2014 and June 2013 the number of applications on the iTunes store was 1.2 Million and 900,000 respectively. This January, Apple announced that the customers have spent more than $10 Billion in 2013 on the iTunes App Store which includes $1 Billion spent on digital accessories for iOS devices in the month of December alone. Read More

Battle Riders For iOS — Combat Racing At Its Best

brIt’s not surprising that Flurry, an App analytics provider, revealed that for every 2 hours and 42 minutes spent on smartphone Apps, gaming leads with a stunning 32%. And Battle Riders is all set to raise this figure. From customized armored cars to powerful ammo, Battle Riders has left nothing to chance to give gamers the best combat racing action ever. Developed by Valentin Ciampuru, the App is simply a scintillating, high octane action game. Read More

Both iPhone 6 Models Expected To Launch On September 19

iphone655Almost all reports until now have talked about the launch of 4.7-inch iPhone 6 on September 19 and a delay in the launch of 5.5-inch iPhone 6 due to associated production difficulties. But iGen.fr report gives a surprising news which contradicts all the past rumours. According to it, Apple will launch the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 as well on September 19. The report also says Apple will not release too many 5.5-inch models and would keep a limited supply, though 4.7-inch is expected to be launched in a much higher quantity. Read More