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Apple’s Facial Recognition Technology Could Create A Virtual You [Patent]

Remember that recent story about Apple’s lack of racially diverse emojis? A patent, published Tuesday, may solve some of those problems by promising Automatic Avatar Creation for Apple users — literally putting a virtual “you” inside your Apple device. The… Read more ›

Apple’s Facial Recognition Technology Could Create A Virtual You [Patent]

Remember that recent story about Apple’s lack of racially diverse emojis? A patent, published Tuesday, may solve some of those problems by promising Automatic Avatar Creation for Apple users — literally putting a virtual “you” inside your Apple device. The… Read more ›

A Massive 87% Of Users Are Running iOS 7

A massive 87% of iOS users are currently running some version of iOS 7 — according to the latest numbers revealed on Apple’s developer site. Refreshing its iOS usage numbers on Monday, Apple measured usage of its most recent mobile… Read more ›

Bif! Pow! Jobs! MBAs Learn The Story Of Apple From This Comic Book

Want to know what a business lesson about Apple looks like at Harvard Business School? A whole lot like a comic book, apparently. The publishing arm of Harvard Business School is turning to comics to help tell case studies related… Read more ›

Apple Bringing More iPhone Chip Development In-House [Rumor]

Apple is reportedly planning on creating an R&D team to develop baseband chips for future iPhone models, according to a new rumor from Digitimes. Baseband chips, for those who don’t know, are used to control a device’s radio functions related… Read more ›

Growthy Tracks Your Kids’ Height, Weight, Milestones

Growthy is an app that finally – finally! – replaces the biro-etched notches on your kitchen door frame with a series of in-app purchases, codifying your precious memories as stars on your iPhone screen. Welcome to the future. Growthy lets… Read more ›

Apple Testing 65-Inch iTV Panels With Korean Supplier [Rumor]

Are we finally getting closer to the existence of the Apple TV set Steve Jobs told Walter Isaacson he had “finally cracked?” According to a new rumor/report from the South Korea-based Korea Herald, an “unnamed” South Korean display manufacture is… Read more ›

Vimeo Update Improves Swipe Gestures And Search

Popular video-sharing website Vimeo has added another update to its official iOS app. Up front, the single most prominent update relates to the in-app search feature — something that was initially absent when Vimeo made the jump to iOS 7,… Read more ›

Your Smartphone Already Has A Heart Rate Sensor As Good As The Galaxy S5′s [Video]

The new Galaxy S5 boasts a ton of fancy new features, but one of the things Samsung has been pushing most since the handset was unveiled back in February is its built-in heart rate sensor. But just how revolutionary is… Read more ›

Vimeo Update Improves Swipe Gestures And Search

Popular video-sharing website Vimeo has added another update to its official iOS app. Up front, the single most prominent update relates to the in-app search feature — something that was initially absent when Vimeo made the jump to iOS 7,… Read more ›