Tag Archive: Makes


Gold fever makes Apple Watch devs chase the dream

With high development costs and uncertain prospects, now is a risky time to build Apple Watch apps. But like many other indie developers, I’m working on one anyway. The Apple Watch gold rush is about more than money. In 1848, gold was discovered in the American… Read more ›

Apple makes targeted ads possible on iTunes Radio

Apple is beefing up its iAd network for iTunes Radio by making it easy for advertisers to target certain customers. Like iAds for apps, advertisers can also buy their own audio ads without having to go through Apple’s sales team.… Read more ›

Adonit already makes some of the best styluses in the world, now it’s unleashing a new app that will help you make the most of them. The company behind the popular Jot styluses line revealed today that it’s made a… Read more ›

This week: the iCar rumors are swirling… is Apple preparing to give Tesla a run for its money? Plus: the industries we want Apple to conquer next; why we need Cupertino to get into the space game; college kids love… Read more ›

Along with doubling the max file size of apps, Apple introduced something else today for its third-party developer community. TestFlight, the Apple-owned service devs use to beta test their apps before submitting them to the App Store, can now do… Read more ›

It’s hard to truly understand Apple’s astronomical size until you put things into context. With $ 178 billion in cash as of last quarter, you can start easily comparing the company to the gross domestic product (GDP) of large countries. In… Read more ›

When Tim Cook unveiled Apple Pay last year, the company hailed it as a simple contactless payment solution that also brings extra security to credit cards. Except according to one report, Apple Pay is actually making it easier for scammers to… Read more ›

The Millennium Falcon makes a great DJ turntable

You may may never be able to listen to Figrin D’an and the Modal Nodes live in the Star Wars cantina for yourself, but here’s the next best thing: a turntable modeled after Han Solo’s famous parsec-shattering ship, the Millennium… Read more ›

The App Store makes more money than Hollywood

Hollywood has long been the sparkling gem of entertainment in the U.S., but when it comes to making money, Apple is schooling the entertainment industry on how to bring in the cash with the App Store. In 2014, iOS app developers… Read more ›

LAS VEGAS — Monitoring diabetes can be a pain (literally). Keeping track of your loved one’s diabetes is even harder, especially if you’re trying to ensure your tech-illiterate granny’s blood-sugar levels aren’t spiking. Now you’ll finally be able to monitor… Read more ›