Tag Archive: Shame


These award-winning iPhone photos put your snaps to shame

Thanks to its constant improvements and the fact that we carry it around virtually everywhere we go, the iPhone has become our de facto camera over the past few years. But while most of us use our iOS devices for…Read more ›

4 amazing speedruns that put your gaming accomplishments to shame

If you’re a gamer, odds are you have a perfect run, high score or really impressive combo that you list among the highlights of your “career.” Personally, I TKO’d Mike Tyson in Punch-Out!! when I was 10 or 12, and…Read more ›

iOS 8 growth slowing, but still enough to shame Android

We’re likely only a couple of months away from the first developer previews of iOS 9, but iOS 8 adoption continues to creepy steadily northwards. According to Apple’s in-house stats — measured by visits to the App Store on April 27 — 81 percent…Read more ›

7 beautiful workplaces that put yours to shame

Lenovo’s iPhone ripoff is so blatant it puts Samsung to shame

It’s easy to point a finger at Xiaomi, the Chinese phone maker that clearly draws a lot of… inspiration from Apple. And there’s Samsung, of course. But there’s another copycat offender out there that’s almost just as bad, if not…Read more ›

This amazing video puts your own iPhone 6 time-lapses to shame

Sure the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have an amazing camera with all sorts of improvements to make stunning use of in the pursuit of the perfect high-definition time-lapse or slow motion video. But the video (below) is so…Read more ›

iOS 7 Adoption Figures Put Android To Shame

85% of iOS devices are running iOS 7 or later, Apple claims. Refreshing its iOS usage numbers on Monday, Apple measured usage of its most recent mobile OS for a seven‑day period ending March 23, 2014. Next in line, unsurprisingly,…Read more ›    [Read More…]

The Hardware That Siri Runs On Puts The New Mac Pro To Shame

Every single day, iPhone and iPad owners ask Siri millions of questions. Each and every one of those questions must be analyzed by Apple using computer-intensive natural language processing, translating it into a form that a computer can understand. That…Read more ›    [Read More…]

The LG Optimus G Pro Puts The iPhone’s Panorama To Shame [Video]

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The latest commercial for the Optimus G Pro starts as a homage to Apple’s iPhone 5 ad, “Cheese!”, which famously advertised iOS 6′s Panorama functionality.

Man, though, does LG one-up Apple in this advertisement, not only showing how the Optimus G Pro can create a 180 degree panorama of a scene… you can actually use the camera to stitch together a full 360 panorama as  [Read More…]

This 13 Year Old App Developer Puts Us All To Shame

13 years old and already has more apps in the App Store than I do.

Last year, Nicholas G. was 12-years-old. He convinced his dad to get him a developer account from Apple, and began to learn how to program apps.

Nicholas is now 13, and the second update to his first app, Quick Notes!!, is out on the App Store. Version 1.0, says Nicholas, has already accrued over 3,000 downloads.  [Read More…]