Tag Archive: Look


Xiaomi exec says all smartphones look like the iPhone

Xiaomi executive Hugo Barra doesn’t put much stock in what he calls the “copycat melodrama” surrounding the company’s products, which bear more than a passing resemblance to Apple’s hardware. Barra gave his thoughts on the matter to Bloomberg’s Emily Chang.… Read more ›

We downgraded its status, but Pluto still showed us its heart. A spartan but warm-toned orb with a prominent heart-shaped terrain came into clear view Tuesday morning after NASA’s New Horizons snapped a picture some 476,000 miles from its surface… Read more ›

Meizu’s MX5 couldn’t look any closer to an iPhone

Chinese gadget maker Meizu today announced its new flagship, the aluminum-clad MX5, and it couldn’t look any more like an iPhone. The device sports a unibody design and high-end features, including an “mTouch 2.0†fingerprint scanner that’s integrated into its… Read more ›

The first gameplay footage of Star Wars: Uprising was unveiled by publisher Kabam today, and if you weren’t already stoked to take on the remnants of the Empire, this should do the trick. Blasters, force powers, flamethrowers, and plenty of… Read more ›

If Sony invented the iPhone, it would look like this

Ever imagined what it would be like if Sony, not Apple, had delivered the first truly modern smartphone? If the Walkman had never gone out of style, just evolved with the times? Well, it’d probably look something like this. Designed… Read more ›

While Eddy Cue was busying winning this year’s worst dressed award for WWDC 2015, hip-hop icon Drake surprised us all by hitting the stage with a vintage Apple jacket that oozed fashion from every stitching. The hip-hop icon said he… Read more ›

AltConf makes WWDC look like a stuffy college lecture

You’ve probably heard — repeatedly, from us — that Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is happening in San Francisco next week. But that’s not the only show in town. The Alternative Developer Conference (AltConf), a community-driven event, is running at… Read more ›

The first official trailer for the Steve Jobs movie we’ve all been waiting for is finally here. The one-minute clip gives us an early look at Michael Fassbender as Apple’s co-founder and former CEO, along with co-stars Kate Winslet, Seth… Read more ›

What Westeros would look like in Apple Maps

Let’s just leave aside the obvious Apple Maps jokes, here, and focus on how cool this Etsy user’s map is. It’s Westeros, George R. R. Martin’s now famous land from Game of Thrones, made to look like a modern map… Read more ›

With its roly-poly looks and infectious personality, new droid BB-8 looks primed to be a real scene-stealer when Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters at the end of the year. And now we know what the ballsy little bot… Read more ›