Tag Archive: First


Steve Jobs was right: YouTube is finally HTML5 first

Let’s flashback to April, 2010. That was the month that Apple CEO Steve Jobs penned his famous “Thoughts on Flash” memo, in which he soundly rejected any and all reasons for Apple to adopt Flash on the iOS operating system.… Read more ›

Apple took the top spot for smartphone sales in China last quarter for the first time in the company’s history, reports financial research firm Canalys. To accomplish the stunning feat, Apple leapfrogged Samsung, Huawei, and Xiaomi, thanks to the sales… Read more ›

Amazon jumped into the mobile payments market a few months before Apple Pay launched, but the company is already pulling the plug on its first mobile wallet solution: Amazon Wallet. Emails were sent out to customers this week from Amazon,… Read more ›

LAS VEGAS — The wait for the world’s first Lightning headphones is almost over. Philips’ upcoming Fidelio M2L bypasses the analog headphone jack, instead sending the digital audio signal through the Lightning port used in late-model iOS devices. “You keep… Read more ›

Apple Pay made its debut in Major League Baseball just in time for the world series. Now the NBA is about to get its first look at how Apple’s mobile wallet can speed up concession stand lines, as the Orlando… Read more ›

You’ve collected all the coins, you’ve beaten all the enemies, and you’ve finally gotten to the right castle and saved the princess. Now, in order to avoid a nasty time paradox, you’ll have to do it all again. In reverse.… Read more ›

Apple and IBM launch first wave of enterprise apps

After unveiling a partnership with IBM back in July this year — designed to combine IBM’s enterprise data specialties with Apple’s iOS hardware and software — Apple today announced the first 10 of its iOS apps released as part of… Read more ›

The iPhone 6 Plus has only been on the market for a few months, but according to a report from Kantar, Apple’s bigger than big device captured 41% of U.S. phablet sales in the quarter ending with October 2014. What’s… Read more ›

Star Wars looks like it’s in good hands. The first teaser trailer for J.J. Abrams’ upcoming The Force Awakens has been released, and it’s sure to make your jaw drop. What’s that random guy dressed as a stormtrooper doing in… Read more ›

It’s been over a decade since the last time Hollywood took us to the magical world of friendly and fun dinosaurs, but the first trailer for Jurassic World has been released, and from the looks of things, everything’s changed and… Read more ›