Tag Archive: Little


iPhone SE and iPad Pro go on sale with little fanfare

After being made available for pre-order last week, the 4-inch iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro are available to buy in Apple Stores today — although unlike many Apple launches, this one doesn’t seem to have been met with massive queues. The smaller iPhone starts at $ 599 in the U.S., while the smaller iPad Pro will […]

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Ultra-thin Macbook Pros and the big vs. little iPad Pro on The CultCast

This week on The CultCast: Apple’s new iPhone SE in an insane value; the significant differences between the big and small iPad Pros; new rumors affirm major Macbook Pro redesigns in June; future keynotes need more Yak; and the cool features in the new tvOS 9.2 update. Our thanks to Casper for supporting this episode. […]

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Tim Cook is big fan of iPhone battery case’s lovely little hump

Tim Cook saw all the complaints fanboys levied against the ugly new Smart Battery Case his company unveiled this week, but the Apple CEO is defending the controversial new product, claiming Apple’s designers  used ‘great insight’ to solve a crutial flaw facing most battery cases. “The guys had this great insight to put the bend […]

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Jon Favreau gets a little squirrelly in new iPhone 6s ad

In a brand-new iPhone 6s ad, director Jon Favreau (Iron Man) looks to Siri for help in his directorial duties. The spot, called “iPhone 6s – On the Set,” has the director trying to explain to some actors (presumably on his upcoming live action-ish adaptation of The Jungle Book) the finer points of playing flying […]

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Powerful little stand charges Apple Watch and iPhone together

I think I expected too much of the Trident Valet, but now that we’ve gotten past our initial squabbling, I think we’ll be just fine. The Apple Watch stand/case/charger, which has its own self-contained charger and an auxiliary port that lets you power up a second device while you top off your watch, will not […]

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A baseball coach changed the game with a little police work to solve fastball mystery

Michigan State University baseball coach Danny Litwhiler was reading the campus newspaper one day in 1974 when he decided to call the cops on some of his pitchers. An article and photo of campus police showing off the department’s new radar gun to catch speeders caught Litwhiler’s eye and he wanted police to swing by […]

ilumi is a smart bulb that just got a little smarter

It took a little while for investors to see the light, so to speak. Corey Egan and Swapril Bora developed a smartphone controlled LED light bulb, but needed two crowd-funding campaigns, prize money from winning new product contests they had…

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iPad Pro could arrive later this year, with a little help from Sharp and Samsung

Apple is turning to both long-time manufacturing partner Sharp and long-time “frenemy” Samsung to help build the displays for its eagerly-anticipated 12.9-inch giant-sized iPad Pro, according to a new report. Sharp is said to have provided a small test batch…

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You’ll never guess how little a Top 10 Mac app makes per day

How much profit do you think you’d make per day if you coded a Top 10 paid app in the Mac App Store? $ 10,000? Maybe even $ 20,000 a day? While the iOS App Store has been a gold mine for…

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Boot Camp just got a little worse for the 2015 MacBook Pro

First introduced in 2006, shortly after Apple transitioned the Mac to Intel-based chips, Apple’s Boot Camp multi-boot utility is the secret sauce that has allowed the Mac to be the best-selling PC on Earth. The proposition Boot Camp offers to…

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