Tag Archive: Around


Lego scooter helps gimpy tortoise get around

Tortoises are born with houses on their backs. But what if their legs aren’t strong enough to move about with such a burden? A veterinarian in Germany found a solution for one gimpy tortoise by raiding his son’s toy collection:… Read more ›

Concept designer extraordinaire Martin Hajek is a master of taking rumors and images about forthcoming Apple products and using them to create stunning design concepts. With that in mind, he’s borrowed the new, rounded design language seen in many of the… Read more ›

Despite being Cult of Mac’s resident comic book fan, I’ll admit that I was apprehensive about Gameloft’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 by Gameloft Category: iOS Games Works With: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Price: $ 4.99 A movie… Read more ›

Union, The Best Image-Blending App Around

You might as well delete all the layer-blending apps on your iPhone or iPad right now, becasue Union is better than all of them. It comes from Pixite apps, the developer behind Unbound, LoryStrips, Flickring, Tangent and more, and it… Read more ›

COVR Photo Case Lets You Shoot Around Corners

Ever wanted to take photos of people without them knowing? Perhaps a sneaky shot of a pretty girl to help you “remember” her later, or some equally creepy bit of deceit? Well then, we have good news for you, you… Read more ›     

There’s Just No Getting Around Apple Buying Yahoo

Apple should buy Yahoo. This is neither a new idea, nor one acceptable to the Apple fan base. But since people briefly talked about it last year, it’s become an increasingly good idea — maybe a necessary one for Apple’s… Read more ›     

Has this happened to you? New email messages may only appear to arrive in your Mail app when you first launch the app. No new mail seems to arrive until you actually quit and then relaunch Mail. If this is… Read more ›     

Apple has filed a patent for a “smart dock” which greatly extends the range and capabilities of Siri to give it a far bigger role in your home life. Entitled “Smart Dock for Activating a Voice Recognition Mode of a… Read more ›     

While Android may be running away with the lion’s share of the smartphone market, there’s still no doubt about what rules the roost when it comes to tablets. New data from InfoScout reveals that roughly 40% of iPads sold on… Read more ›     

For a fun experiment in data visualization, the good folks over at MobileUnlocked have put together a world map showing how the cost of an iPhone 5s varies around the world. It’s possible to look at this data in both… Read more ›