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Chipgate debunked: All iPhone 6s models are created equal

A test to pit the two different iPhone 6s models against each other — one with a TSMC chip and the other with a Samsung chip — has officially debunked Chipgate. It turns out there are no discernible differences in battery life between the two. Consumer Reports acquired an iPhone 6s with an A9 chip made from […]

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Apple created a mysterious new emoji and no one knows why

A mysterious new emoji has been added by Apple to iOS 9.1 and OS X El Capitan, but unlike the other emoji supported by Apple, this weird new pictogram wasn’t created by the Unicode Authority, and no one knows why it exists. Apple plans to give emoji the middle finger when iOS 9.1 drops later […]

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How an Android user created a hit Apple viral video

The viral video hit “Apple Engineer Talks,” which mocks the new MacBook, is a scream. I nearly died laughing — along with millions of other people. The clever parody was crafted by somebody who clearly has a deep knowledge of…Read more ›

Peek inside the most expensive puppet ever created: Jabba the Hutt

Galactic crime lord Jabba the Hutt may just be the most costly puppet ever made. “I knew that he was expensive in that with the full crew involved,” says puppeteer Toby Philpott in a new video, “it would be about…Read more ›

How the wizards at ILM created Captain America’s insane action scenes

Nearly 900 insanely complex shots full of live-action and computer-generated imagery were created for Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier by the geniuses at Industrial Light and Magic, the effects house created by George Lucas back in the original Star…Read more ›

How a group of Pixar employees created gaming’s hottest startup

With a cutesy, one-eyed protagonist named Zak and colorful graphics aplenty, upcoming game Flyhunter Origins looks like it could be a big-screen animated movie. That’s not too shocking, since the game was developed by Steel Wool Games, a San Francisco Bay…Read more ›

Samsung has created a flexible, rollable battery for wearables

Although we’ve yet to see a truly mass-market wearable device sweep the world, most people working in high tech believe that devices like smartwatches represent the next big frontier. With that in mind, Samsung has debuted a potentially transformative creation…Read more ›

How The iPhone Was Created By A ‘Cluster of Assholes’

When he set out to create the iPhone, Steve Jobs deliberately picked engineers with no mobile phone industry experience because he didn’t want Apple’s smartphone to be “tainted” by old ideas about what could and could not be achieved, says…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Books Created In iBooks Author Can Now Be Previewed In iBooks For Mac

Following the release of OS X Mavericks on Tuesday, Apple has updated iBooks Author for Mac to introduce compatibility with the desktop iBooks app. So, books created in iBooks Author can now be previewed and read in iBooks for Mac.…Read more ›

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iPhone Support For Ebooks Created In iBooks Author Might Be On The Way

ibooksauthorabout.jpgSince it’s introduction last year, Apple’s iBooks Author app has only supported the creation of iBooks for iPad, but some new evidence on Apple’s website suggests  iPhone support might be on its way soon. Apple’s added ebook support for the iPad mini and previewed the arrival of iBooks for Mac WWDC, leaving the iPhone as […]

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