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Katy Perry’s iPhone game is sure to rake in millions

I love iOS games and firmly believe that we’re currently going through a golden age of mobile game development, a bit like what happened for PCs in the mid-1980s, where small development teams can compete on a global scale, simply…Read more ›

Apple’s failed sapphire makers want to pay out millions in bonuses to senior execs

GT Advanced Technologies’ attempts to make sapphire iPhone screens for Apple may have ended in disaster, but that’s not stopping GT senior execs from asking for millions to be paid out in bonuses. Because the company filed for bankruptcy protection…Read more ›

Millions of Dropbox accounts allegedly compromised in massive hack

An anonymous party has allegedly hacked 6,937,081 Dropbox accounts and gained access to email addresses and passwords in plain text. Hundreds of account emails and passwords have been posted online as proof, with whoever is responsible claiming that more will…Read more ›

Sapphire CEO made millions selling shares before iPhone 6 reveal

The idea that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus would have a sapphire display was one of the most widely reported errors leading up to the unveiling of Apple’s next gen iPhones. But while plenty of time was spent discussing…Read more ›

Google to invest ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ in Virgin Galactic

Google is planning to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Virgin Galactic to gain access to satellite launch technology and an equity stake in the company, Sky News reports. The deal, which is believed to be in its final…Read more ›

Google to invest ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ in Virgin Galactic

Google is planning to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Virgin Galactic to gain access to satellite launch technology and an equity stake in the company, Sky News reports. The deal, which is believed to be in its final…Read more ›

Did Dr. Dre’s boastfulness cost him hundreds of millions in Apple-Beats deal?

After Beats co-founder Dr. Dre made an exuberant video post on Vine boasting about becoming the first rap billionaire, many worried that Apple’s deal with the audio and streaming music service — once rumored to be worth as much as…Read more ›

Heartbleed Bug: Millions Of Android Devices Are Vulnerable To End-User Hacks

Revelations of the catastrophic Heartbleed bug shook the Internet last week with news that over two-thirds of web servers were vulnerable to the security hole, but it turns out end-users are also susceptible to the bug, including millions of Android…Read more ›

Did Apple Pay Millions To Keep Plants Vs. Zombies 2 Off Android?

Planrs-Vs-Zombies-2PopCap Games free-to-play Plants vs. Zombies 2 is a contentious game to many. If you’re our own good friend Buster Heine, you probably think it’s a masterpiece of a sequel, proof-positive that free-to-play can be done well in the right hands. If you’re me or my girlfriend, though, you likely think it is inferior to […]

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How Apple Secretly Transports Millions Of iPhones For Sale Around The World

fedex-plane-101012Have you ever thought about how a company like Apple manages to ship millions upon millions of unreleased devices around the world before a new product launch? Bloomberg has a great piece today detailing Apple’s extensive operations for getting new iPhones off the supply chain in Asia and shipped to customers on all corners of […]

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