Tag Archive: First


No name in the world of iPhone hacking looms larger thank George Hotz. At only 17 years old, Hotz, aka geohot, became the first person in the world to jailbreak the iPhone back in 2007. He also released a few jailbreaks and ended… Read more ›

There may not be any official announcement of Apple’s iWatch entry into the wearable tech market just yet, but that’s not stopping analysts from predicting big things for it. The latest is Morgan Stanley’s Katy Huberty, who suggests that the… Read more ›

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) has reportedly started shipping its first batch of iPhone and iPad microprocessors to Apple, according to sources familiar with the matter. By making microprocessors for Apple, TSMC is taking over a role previously carried out by… Read more ›

Samsung’s newly-launched flagship Galaxy S5 might have hoped to capture some of the iPhone’s market dominance in Britain, but new research figures show that even in its first month it trailed behind sales of the iPhone 5s and even Apple’s… Read more ›

Want to take the skies by storm? Then grab the best flying experience around with the crash-proof SmartPlane at an incredibly low price courtesy of Cult of Mac Deals! SmartPlane is the world’s first smartphone-controlled gadget airplane. Tilt, turn and… Read more ›

Why your first ‘iWatch’ will be an Android

After giving the world a glimpse at Android Wear back in March, Google has finally revealed its new OS meant for wearables. Android Wear, detailed Wednesday at the Google I/O conference in San Francisco, is a true OS for smartwatches… Read more ›

Amazon Instant Video — the official iOS app of the e-commerce giant’s Prime video streaming service — has just added a great new update. The app will now attempt to lure you in by letting users stream the first episode… Read more ›

Want to take the skies by storm? Then grab the best flying experience around with the crash-proof SmartPlane at an incredibly low price courtesy of Cult of Mac Deals! SmartPlane is the world’s first smartphone-controlled gadget airplane. Tilt, turn and… Read more ›

There’s a fire in the Amazon! I’m so sorry. Bad jokes aside, on this week’s CultCast we’ll tell you what we love and don’t about Amazon’s much-buzzed debut mobile phone. Plus: the iMac just got a lot cheaper… and slower;… Read more ›

This day in tech history: The first Apple II ships

On June 10, 1977,  Apple Computer Inc. shipped its first Apple II computer. A hulking beige mammoth with 4KB of RAM (upgradeable to a whopping 48KB), the Apple II was the computer that defined Apple for a generation of fans.… Read more ›