Tag Archive: Makers


Decal makers enjoyed massive sales spike following Apple’s ‘Stickers’ ad

Apple did sticker and decal makers a massive favour with its recent “Stickers” ad for MacBook Air, showing the myriad ways users choose to customize their ultra-thin Apple notebooks. That is backed up by figures, unearthed by website Macstories, which…Read more ›

iPhone 6′s big roar scares off smaller smartphone makers

Someone looking for a meme worthy video could do worse than overlaying the soundtrack of a Savannah wildlife documentary, with footage of tech companies vying for users to buy their next big smartphone. Just like a lion feeds first, while…Read more ›

Audi, Dodge, and 7 more auto makers commit to CarPlay

Following Google’s announcement of Android Auto, Apple has added nine more car makers that will support CarPlay in future models of their vehicles. Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Audi, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Jeep, Mazda, and Ram have all been added to the list…Read more ›

For young app makers, winning a WWDC Student Scholarship is a dream come true

For any Apple coder, attending the annual Worldwide Developers Conference is a coveted opportunity. But for the young recipients of WWDC 2014 Student Scholarships, a free ticket to the event means more than an adventure in geekery; it’s the crowning…Read more ›

Gramofon, Cheap Wi-Fi Music Streaming From The Makers Of Fon

I have a Libratone Zipp speaker, and it works great – within five line-of-sight meters of my router that is. Any further and it just goes nuts, shows me a red light and refuses to play. What I need is…Read more ›

New Game From Makers Of ‘Ridiculous Fishing’ Coming March 18

Ridiculous Fishing had a good 2013. The breakout game from the Dutch developers at Vlambeer was Apple’s best iOS game of the year. It also won a coveted Apple Design Award. We called it “stellar” and “addictive” in our roundup…Read more ›    [Read More…]

New Federal Bill Wants All Phone Makers To Include A ‘Kill Switch’

Four Democratic senators have proposed a federal law that would require all smartphone manufacturers to include a mandatory “kill switch” for their devices in the event that they are stolen. The bill would give users the ability to remote wipe…Read more ›    

Makers Of Candy Crush Saga Crushing Any App With ‘Candy’ In The Name

If you have the word Candy in the name of your app, watch out. King.com Limited — the makers of the hypnotically popular mobile game Candy Crush Saga — is gunning for you. They have trademarked the word ‘candy.’ Developers…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Top iOS App Makers Gross $90K Per Day

Earlier this year, Cult of Mac cited a study from Distimo stating that developers with a hope of cracking the Top 10 paid apps needed to be making in the region of $ 47,000 per day. Well, after a strong year…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Makers Of Popular Drawing App ‘Paper’ Introduce Bluetooth Stylus ‘Pencil’

  FiftyThree, the team of software developers behind the popular iPad drawing-app ‘Paper’ are moving beyond the digital wares with their first piece of hardware – a Bluetooth rechargeable stylus dubbed ‘Pencil,’ that’s customized to work in tandem with the…Read more ›    [Read More…]