Tag Archive: Next


Wearables: Doomed or darlings of the next decade?

After outselling all Android Wear watches within 24 hours, Apple Watch looked set to be the device that would finally give smartwatches their big break. But according to a recent report, sales of Cupertino’s first wearable have since nosedived 90%. It’s wise… Read more ›

A major pharmaceutical company is looking at how it might use ResearchKit to create new, potentially life-saving medicine. Purdue Pharma, maker of painkiller Oxycontin, would be the first company to use Apple’s open-source, data collection platform for commercial use. “We… Read more ›

Russia wants to stop your next selfie being your last

From electrocution while trying to get the perfect background, to accidentally shooting oneself while posing with a pistol, Russian selfies seem to be pretty dangerous things — with more than 100 leading to serious injuries in the country in the… Read more ›

Apple has been working on the Apple Watch’s heart-rate monitor ever since the wearable launched in April. First, it was taking your pulse every 10 minutes. Then, it was doing it every 10 minutes unless you were moving around because… Read more ›

Virtual reality had its coming out party Thursday morning with a live-stream presentation from the Oculus Rift team. VR is coming ever closer to becoming a true platform, with games that you can stream from Xbox and PC as well… Read more ›

Rumors about Apple making a return to the 4-inch form factor for future iPhones have been doing the rounds since late last year. While they seem to have quietened down as of late, however, a new report injects some life into… Read more ›

Nintendo’s next console could run… Android?

Details about Nintendo’s next-gen NX console won’t officially be shared by the company until 2016, but according to a new report coming out of Japan one thing we might be able to expect is for the NX hardware to run… Read more ›

Google Now is about to get far more powerful, thanks to a promising new feature called Now on Tap that leverages contextual search to offer quick answers to quick questions from within various apps. “We’re working on a new capability… Read more ›

Woz gets waxed as next Madame Tussauds statue

The Cult of Mac faithful have spoken: Apple’s cuddly co-founder The Woz will be the latest tech icon recreated in wax as a Madame Tussauds statue. Beating out other possible candidates including Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak will take his rightful place… Read more ›

Kanye West is reportedly distancing himself from Jay Z’s Tidal music service and set to launch his next album — his seventh solo studio album — on Apple’s refreshed Beats Music service, rumored to arrive at this year’s WWDC in… Read more ›