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Minecraft, Candy Crush, Duolingo Snag Top App Store Honors Minecraft, Candy Crush, Duolingo Snag Top App Store Honors
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Apple is the latest to reveal their 2013 year-in-review, and their editor’s pick for best app of the year is free language learning app Duolingo. Apple describes the app, which finally opened wide to the public in June of 2012, …

Best Tablets For That Special Someone On Your Holiday Shopping List Best Tablets For That Special Someone On Your Holiday Shopping List
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Tablet computers have brought a whole new definition to the word “convenient;” they have the mobility and ease of accessibility of a smart phone, but also embrace the clarity and versatility of a laptop computer. Tablet computers are useful for …

PayPal Opens Online Store For Digital Gift Cards PayPal Opens Online Store For Digital Gift Cards

PayPal announced the launch of its new Digital Gifts store, which is a destination where people can purchase digital gift cards from a variety of merchants. For now, there are only iTunes gift cards from Apple, but PayPal says it …

Darth Vader Posts First “Selfie” via Instagram Darth Vader Posts First “Selfie” via Instagram

The Oxford English Dictionary recently declared “selfie” as the word of the year, stating that the origins of the word date back to 2002. While the word “selfie” may have not been used until 2002 in this galaxy, the word …

Apple Acquires Topsy, Which Recently Launched A Twitter Search Engine Apple Acquires Topsy, Which Recently Launched A Twitter Search Engine

Apple has acquired social media analytics firm Topsy Labs for over $200 million, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal, citing “people familiar with the matter”. Topsy made headlines a few months ago when it launched a new …

Apple Acquires Kinect Developer PrimeSense Apple Acquires Kinect Developer PrimeSense

Back in July, it was rumored that Apple was purchasing PrimeSense – the company behind the original Kinect for Xbox 360. Those rumors went unconfirmed for almost six months, but both companies have finally come clean regarding their relationship. Reuters …

iPad Mini With Retina Display Reportedly Available For Walk-In Purchases At Some Stores iPad Mini With Retina Display Reportedly Available For Walk-In Purchases At Some Stores

Some consumers looking to buy Apple’s iPad mini with Retina Display may now be able to do so in their local Apple Retail stores. I stress the word “may”. On November 12th, Apple announced the availability of the device, but …

Jury Awards Apple $290 Million In Samsung Lawsuit Jury Awards Apple $290 Million In Samsung Lawsuit

The AFP and the San Jose Mercury News reported an important update today on the lawsuit between Apple and Samsung: an eight-person jury from Silicon Valley has awarded Apple $290 million for Samsung’s apparent copying of iPhone and iPad designs, …

Apple Seen Slashing iPhone 5C Orders Apple Seen Slashing iPhone 5C Orders
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For years Apple had maintained consistency with its iPhone releases. Each year the company would tout one new iPhone as the smartphone to have, and it worked. Apple has maintained a dominant position at the top of the high-end smartphone …

In Late 2013, Apple Launches iPad-Optimized Apple Store App In Late 2013, Apple Launches iPad-Optimized Apple Store App

Apple has launched a new Apple Store app tailored specifically for its iPad devices. The company released such an app for the iPhone a few years back, but surprisingly has never had an iPad-optimized experience for it. Apple says of …

MOGA Ace Power Will Give Your iOS Games The Gamepad They Deserve

Some of the biggest hits in mobile gaming can be simply controlled via a few simple touch gestures. Other games require a bit more finesse, however, and touch controls can never truly replicate the precision of a physical controller. That’s …

Gold iPhone Really ‘Good as Gold’? Gold iPhone Really ‘Good as Gold’?
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Are you looking for a gold iPhone? You’d probably do better asking a leprechaun for a pot of gold, because Apple can’t seem to keep stores stocked with the gold iPhone 5s. While it was touch and go for a …

Gold iPhone Proves Profitable for Apple Gold iPhone Proves Profitable for Apple

Apple has really run into a golden opportunity when it comes to their latest selection of colors for the iPhone 5S, with their gold colored option being, by far, the most popular choice for consumers. Perhaps Apple has cracked the …

Watch Eddy Cue’s Speech at Steve Jobs’ Bay Area Business Hall of Fame Induction Watch Eddy Cue’s Speech at Steve Jobs’ Bay Area Business Hall of Fame Induction

Last Thursday, the Bay Area Council held their 68th annual dinner which also serves as the induction ceremony to the Bay Area Business Hall of Fame. At the event, the council inducted Oracle CEO Larry Ellison and the late Steve …

The New iPad Mini Isn’t Very Repairable The New iPad Mini Isn’t Very Repairable

The folks at iFixIt have turned the art of tearing apart electronics into a science over the years. Every teardown is methodical, beautiful and best of all – educational. So what do we learn from today’s iPad Mini Retina teardown? …

Curved iPhone: Will it be Apple’s Newest Design? Curved iPhone: Will it be Apple’s Newest Design?

Wasn’t it just a couple months ago that Apple released both the 5s and the 5c at the same time? Now there are rumors spreading like wildfire that Apple will once again do a double phone release. The news seems …

iPad Mini With Retina Display Is Now Available For Purchase iPad Mini With Retina Display Is Now Available For Purchase

Apple announced today that the iPad mini with Retina Display is now available. You can order it through the Apple Online Store or through the company’s retail stores (for personal pick-up apparently due to a limited supply), as well as …

Apple HDTV Reportedly Pushed Back Yet Again Apple HDTV Reportedly Pushed Back Yet Again

For over two years now, rumors of Apple’s forthcoming HDTV have swirled around the tech industry. Though much of the speculation about the device may be wishful thinking from consumers still struggling to ditch cable monopolies, there are enough manufacturing …

Apple Also Rumored to be Developing Curved Smartphone Displays Apple Also Rumored to be Developing Curved Smartphone Displays

In the past month, both Samsung and LG have unveiled smartphones with curved displays. The technology for such displays has been touted at trade shows for years, but is just now making its way into consumer devices. Samsung’s Galaxy Round …

Samsung Notebook Orders Down, Apple Shipping Fewer MacBooks Samsung Notebook Orders Down, Apple Shipping Fewer MacBooks

The PC industry has hit hard times as the tablet and smartphone markets have begun to eat away at PC sales. This is especially true for notebooks, though manufacturers are trying desperately to compete with features such as touchscreens. The …

JFK Assassination: Yep, There’s an App for That, Too JFK Assassination: Yep, There’s an App for That, Too
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Are you a tech savvy history buff? Can you not get enough information on the JFK assassination in the midst of all the anniversary frenzy? Well, Apple has you covered. Check out the new Grassy Knoll Report App. The app …