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Apple has purchased Burstly, the company behind iOS app beta platform TestFlight. The specific details of the buyout have not been disclosed, but TechCrunch reports that Burstly’s engineers are working at Apple already. Burstly is also the company behind FlightPath, a relatively new app… Read more ›     

This week saw the publishing of one of the iPhone’s most recognizable patents. Arriving with iOS 3 in June 2009 was the ability to select, copy, and paste text using two draggable selection handles displayed on screen. Miles ahead of… Read more ›     

Earlier this year, the leader and visionary behind Android, Andy Rubin -—the man Apple co-founder Steve Jobs once called an “arrogant f***” — stepped down as head of Google’s mobile OS. What’s he been doing since? Well, if there’s any… Read more ›     

Remember the rumblings about Apple acquiring PrimeSense, the Israel-based company behind the 3D motion tracking in the original Xbox Kinect? It turns out that the rumor is true, as Apple has officially confirmed the buyout. Reports dating back to this… Read more ›     

Behind The Scenes On How the iPhone Got Made

Leander’s new book “Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products†has debuted on the New York Times Bestseller list. (Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. And huzzah!) If you want to get a feel for the book, check out… Read more ›     

The Secret Story Behind Jony Ive’s Space Age Desk

Although his products now touch every aspect of our modern lives, we all tend to be agnostics when it comes to Jony Ive. Even as he appears on video during Apple’s developers’ conference to speak with soft-spoken intensity about the…

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Google Acquires Talented Team Behind Bump, Flock

bump GoogleMobile start-up Bump just announced that it has been acquired by Google in a blog post on Monday. The company was founded in 2008, making a name for itself on the hot technology of bumping phones together to share contact data. The app has been downloaded over 100 million times, and continues to get updates. […]

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The Real Truth Behind The iPhone 5S [Parody]

Screen Shot 2013-09-05 at 3.38.07 PMOne of the downsides of being the world’s most successful company is that you’re the target of a ton of parody ads. Or is that the upside? YouTube parody video creator, Matthias, has come up with a great one this time. Here’s the latest from the video creators: “Introducing the iPhone 5S.” Our favorite quotes? […]

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