Tag Archive: Rock

Not ready to rock an Apple Watch? Try a Pebble instead [Deals]

Look, there’s a big smartwatch on the block, but if you’re on a budget and still want to rock some stylish tech on your wrist, check out Pebble Time. It packs everything you look for in a high end smartwatch into a slim, sleek, dare we say sexy form factor that’s certain to please even […]

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Coachella 2016 will rock Apple Pay and iBeacon support

Apple is all about music these days, which is why it makes perfect sense that the company would be keen to target the hip, young, presumably disposable-incomed revelers at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Thanks to Square, Coachella’s official point-of-sale provider, attendees will be able to use Apple Pay to buy food, […]

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What the rock? Guitar Hero Live features $50 in-app purchase

Activision Blizzard today released rocking rhythm game Guitar Hero Live for iOS — but you’ll need to have rock star money to afford it. That’s because, in a break from previous titles in the series, this one features a $ 49.99 in-app purchase for the full version, which includes well over 40 tracks. Yep, to paraphrase This […]

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Sketchy rumor claims iPhone 8 could rock curved OLED display

According to a rumor that’s sketchier than a rapid drawing done with an Apple Pencil, Apple is “serious” about equipping its 2018-era iPhones with OLED-based curved screens. The South Korean news reports suggests that major Korean display-makers are currently showing off the cutting-edge displays to execs at Apple, and has found Apple to be enthusiastic […]

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This chair wants to rock you to a fully charged iPhone

Four undergraduate students at UC Berkeley created a rocking chair called the Volta that stores kinetic energy from an attached pendulum. At first, the team thought such a chair would be a novelty, a student project that had rocking chair… Read more ›

Wingsuit through this tiny rock formation at high speed

The difference in Uli Emanuele’s latest wingsuit flight and a thread going the eye of a needle is that if it misses, the thread gets a do-over. So to tell you that Emanuele’s shot through a small opening in a… Read more ›

Calm down and rock on; Apple isn’t adding DRM to your music

No, you won’t lose all your DRM-free iTunes music. At least, not without deleting your actual files and not having a backup. Apple isn’t adding DRM to your iTunes files, either. The reality here is that Apple will not automatically… Read more ›

Rock the hive with this Alien-inspired, 3-D-printed guitar

Francesco Orru has a guitar that would make H.R. Giger proud and put Sigourney Weaver on edge. The designer used a Delta Wasp 3-D printer to create a guitar with a body shaped like the killer creature from the 1979… Read more ›

New Guitar Hero will turn you into a realistic rock star

You’re in the green room, waiting for your curtain call. You can hear the throngs of rabid fans in the audience, just waiting for you and your group of rock and roll rebels to take the stage. You and your… Read more ›

Beats Music redesign will be ready to rock WWDC

The next episodes of Beats Music won’t be making an appearance at Apple’s ‘Spring Forward’ event next week. Sources ‘with a knowledge of the company’s current plans’ have told TechCrunch that Apple will debut the new service — which ditches… Read more ›