Tag Archive: Hands


Get your hands on the camera that redefined the photograph [Deals]

It doesn’t look like any camera you’ve ever seen, and that’s because it’s not. The Lytro makes images that can be refocused after they’re shot, even moved around in 3 dimensions. These “living” pictures have made the Lytro one of the most envy-worthy pieces of photo gear, and right now you can get one for […]

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Learning to code for mobile means getting your hands dirty [Deals]

So you want to code for iOS 9. If you’re serious about it, you’ll have to be ready to dig in with both hands, to get a grip on the concepts, techniques and languages of mobile development. That’s exactly what this in-depth course offers in covering development for iOS 9 and Swift 2. With 77 […]

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Apple’s ‘privacy czars’ stop devs from getting their hands on your data

Are you a third-party dev, advertiser, or Apple employee hoping to use targeted ads or personalized recommenders based on Apple customer data? There’s an app for that. Good luck with that! That’s according to a new report, which states that Apple has an internal committee consisting of three expert “privacy czars,” who have have to sign […]

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Apple to take GPU design into its own hands

Apple is reportedly working to create its own mobile GPU, a new report claims. The report suggests that Apple has been working for several years to create an in-house graphics chip, using its chip design talent — shown previously when the company announced its first Apple-developed ARM-based CPU cores. By building its own graphics chips, Apple […]

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Kickstarter project puts cameras in the hands of London’s homeless

David Tovey became homeless on the streets of London after a stroke and found salvation in an unlikely place – a disposable camera. Tovey was invited to participate in an art project giving Londoners cameras to record life on the streets for a calendar now being sold on Kickstarter. He has had photos selected for […]

Stage actress Patti Lupone takes rude texting into her own hands – literally

The next time you buy tickets to see famed stage actress Patti Lupone in a show, just leave your cell phone at home. The Tony and Grammy award winner delivered her exit line during her performance of Shows for Days…

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Hands Free by Google could be way better than Apple Pay

Yesterday’s Android Pay reveal at Google I/O was a slight disappointment in that, it’s pretty much just like Apple Pay. Google added pretty much zero innovation to Apple’s idea that debuted last year, but what the company didn’t show us,…

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U.S.-China relations in good hands as Tim Cook meets with China’s vice premier

Tim Cook’s visiting Beijing at the moment and, when he’s not posting from popular micro-blogging network Weibo, he’s meeting with some pretty high-powered people. Among them is Chinese vice premier Liu Yandong, who Cook met with on Tuesday to discuss…

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Hands on with OS X’s new Photos app

Late last week our very own Buster Hein gave you the run down of the best features in iPhoto’s and Aperture’s new replacement app – Photos. Check out the video below for a quick run through of some of these…

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Goodbye Glass: This is your last chance to get your hands on Google’s head-up display

If you’re looking for something to do with today’s public holiday, here’s an idea: why not seize the opportunity to buy a Google Glass headset, knowing that this could be your last chance to ever do so? That’s right —…

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