Tag Archive: fight


Apple is attempting to push its Apple Maps software to the next level, courtesy of indoor mapping capabilities, according to a new patent application uncovered by Cult of Mac today. Filed in April this year, the application describes a method… Read more ›

Now you can fight breast cancer — with iTunes

Apple has added a new page to iTunes today in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (also known as October) that allows iTunes customers to donate to City of Hope to support medical research for cancer and other diseases. All… Read more ›

  iOS 8′s HealthKit is already starting to change the way health researchers track patients’ wellness even though it hasn’t been released, as two of the country’s top research hospitals have launched HealthKit trials to track diabetics and patients with cancer and chronic… Read more ›

How selfie apps help protesters fight the power

While you’re snapping a pic of your dinner to share over Instagram, protesters in Ferguson, Missouri are uploading videos of journalists getting arrested with the same app. Social media has been credited with lighting a fire under the story of… Read more ›

Each second wasted during a 911 call could be the difference between life and death, making precise location data crucial to the whole lifesaving process, but according to the top U.S. cellphone carriers, getting that exact location to responders is… Read more ›

Each second wasted during a 911 call could be the difference between life and death, making precise location data crucial to the whole lifesaving process, but according to the top U.S. cellphone carriers, getting that exact location to responders is… Read more ›

One year on from the Edward Snowden NSA leaks, a group backed by tech companies including Google and Apple, called Reform Government Surveillance, is publishing a letter demanding that the Senate strengthen its NSA reform bill as recently passed through… Read more ›

For now it’s impossible to ever know what everyone would really do if aliens invaded earth. While it’s talked about on all different types of platforms, the new app Aliens Drive Me Crazy brings this experience to life. Swipe to… Read more ›

Apple donates $500K to help fight poverty

Apple has donated $ 500K to the anti-poverty initiative SF Gives, according to people close to the matter. Launched in March this year, SF Gives is the joint venture of Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Daniel Lurie, CEO of the nonprofit… Read more ›

Apple Teams With Old Enemies to Fight Patent Trolls

Apple’s thermonuclear war on Android has thrown the company into the courtroom more times in the last five years than ever before, so in an effort to make U.S. patent laws bend to its will, Apple has joined forces with… Read more ›