Tag Archive: Ahead


Apple Watch will stay ahead in smartwatch race, but look out for Android Wear!

In terms of marketshare, the Apple Watch’s watchOS compared to Google’s Android Wear is likely to follow a similar trajectory to iOS and Android. In other words, while Apple is dominating right now in smartwatch shipments, that balance promises to shift somewhat over the coming years as new low-cost competitors enter the market. This is […]

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The first Lytro is still ahead of its time, and more affordable than ever [Deals]

Light-field photography has been around for a number of years now, but it’s still mind-blowing. By measuring the direction of all the light rays in an image space, it produces pictures that can be refocused and explored like a living moment, a paradigm shift that was marked by the introduction of the first Lytro camera. […]

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Give yourself the gift of understanding data ahead of Black Friday [Deals]

What better reason to stay at home and avoid the holiday throngs than with this pair of early deals on lessons in data analytics? These lessons cover Google Analytics and Excel, and both are going for more than 90% off — it doesn’t take a great grip on numbers to know that’s a good deal. […]

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Apple retail boss to talk biz at Bloomberg’s ‘Year Ahead’ conference

Apple’s senior VP of retail, Angela Ahrendts, is set to take the stage at one of this year’s biggest business conferences hosted by Bloomberg later this month. Ahrendts has been noticeably absent from the spotlight since leaving her spot as the CEO of Burberry back in 2013 to run Apple’s retail empire. Her mysterious elusiveness […]

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Apple TV gets three new channels ahead of next week’s launch

The fourth generation Apple TV is set to start shipping next week and Apple just added three new channels to the device’s lineup to boost its offerings. New channels were added to Apple TV this morning for CBS All Access, Made to Measure, and finally NBC, which is the last of the major networks to […]

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It begins! Apple Store is down ahead of today’s keynote

The Apple Online Store has gone down ahead of today’s big keynote. When it comes back up, we expect to see new iPhones, iPads, a new Apple TV, and more added to the site — but it’s unlikely you’ll be able to buy any of them today. Apple’s event kicks off at 10 a.m. PST, […]

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Developers, here are 5 ways to get your skills up to snuff ahead before iOS 9 drops [Deals]

iOS 9 is almost here, and like its predecessors it’s shaping up to be a game changer. For those of you who don’t want to be left in other developers’ dust, these five courses are packed with priceless insight into the inner workings of the latest build of Apple’s ubiquitous mobile operating system. With savings […]

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It’s nuts how far the original iPhone was ahead of the competition

It seems like just yesterday in many ways that Apple released the first iPhone, but it was actually the better part of a decade ago. Even so, it took the better part of that “better part of a decade†for… Read more ›

Tweetbot 2 for Mac’s latest update pushes it ahead of Twitter

Tweetbot 2 for Mac was a long awaited update to Tapbots’ fantastic Twitter app, bringing a host of new functionality and a flat, Yosemite-friendly redesign to fans. But it wasn’t exactly a finished release, as Macworld’s review makes clear. But… Read more ›

Apple Music teases new Pharrell song ahead of June 30th launch

Apple Music is ready to launch in just seven days, and it looks like it’s coming with some exclusive songs too. Pharrell tweeted out a short video of an unreleased song ‘Freedom’ this morning. Based on the tweet, it looks… Read more ›