Tag Archive: State


Eddy Cue is a baller with Apple Watch and Golden State Warriors championship ring

It’s no secret that Apple Senior VP Eddy Cue is a massive basketball fan, with an office full of Duke memorabilia, and sightings at various NBA games over the years. Which probably explains why he looks quite as ecstatically happy as he does to be rocking a Golden State Warriors’ championship ring in a new […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Each state has its own fave emoji (and some of you people are weird)

  Emoji have quickly become the language of choice for digital natives, but when it comes to the tiny pictograms, not all emoji are used equally. To find out which areas of the United States use emoji differently, SwiftKey analyzed over 1 billion emoji used on its keyboard app between June 2014 and 2015, and […]

Apple Watch has a place at school with upcoming Penn State study

Nobody’s really sure what to do with wearables like the Apple Watch, and we don’t just mean in the “How does this improve my life?” sense of it. Safety and cheating concerns are putting it on a lot of people’s… Read more ›

China’s state TV accuses iPhone of stealing data

The iPhone’s standby mode is coming under fire from the state-controlled media in China, which released a new report claiming Apple’s smartphone is stealing data from customers. High data rates are currently a huge issues in China, so the China’s… Read more ›

State of the Hackintosh 2014: A peek into a shadowy subculture of Apple fans

These are the computers Apple never built, and never will — a water-cooled Cube; a teeny-tiny G5; a faux Mac Pro in a trash can. Oh wait. Apple did the trash can, but not a genuine rubbish bin with a… Read more ›

The New Divide: Do You Live In A Desktop Or A Smartphone State?

Movable Ink — a New York City-based company whose technology allows clients to create more relevant email marketing campaigns — has put together this data visualization graphic, showing the United States divided by whether they prefer using smartphones and tablets… Read more ›     

Obama Nominates Apple’s Chief Lobbyist For A Position At The State Department

novelliPresident Obama announced today that he has tapped Catherine Novelli, VP of Worldwide Government Affaris for Apple to fill a position in the State Department. Novelli has been Apple’s top lobbyist since 2007 but is set to serve as Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment. Although the nomination still has to be approved, […]

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Meet Pocket Ranger, Your Helpful Little State Park Guide [Daily Freebie]

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Looks like this whiteout winter may finally be waning. Time to soak up a little sunshine; so grab your bike, backpack, rod, oars, harness and a Pocket Ranger official State Park Guide app for Android or iOS and get yourself outside. Why a Pocket Ranger app? Because it’s stuffed full of info about anything and everything related to state parks in your area — for free.

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Tim Cook Will Sit Next To Michelle Obama During State Of The Union Address Tomorrow

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Apple CEO Tim Cook will be rubbing shoulders with the Obama family at the U.S. State of the Union address on Tuesday, February 12th. First Lady Michelle Obama has apparently invited Cook to sit in her box while President Barack Obama gives his speech.

Cook “will be joined by military families, those championing immigration reform and those whose lives have been touched by gun violence,” according to the San Jose Mercury News.

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Steve Jobss Widow Laurene Powell Will Attend Tonights State Of The Union Address

It is common for the President of the United States to honor American heroes by inviting them to the annual State of the Union address. No surprise, then, that President Obama is tipping his hat to the legacy of Apple founder Steve Jobs at tonight�s State of the Union address by inviting Jobs�s widow Laurene Powell Jobs to share First Lady Michelle Obama�s box at the event. The event is believed  [Read More…]