Tag Archive: Taking


German efficiency: Deutsche Telekom is already taking iPhone 6s pre-orders

Apple hasn’t yet officially announced the existence of the iPhone 6s, 6s Plus and possibly iPhone 6c, but German provider Deutsche Telekom is already letting you place orders. The carrier has set up a special “online reservation service” where would-be next-generation iPhone owners can get first dibs on the new handsets, set to be announced […][Read More…]

Nintendo’s not taking any chances with its mobile-game plans

Some comments from mobile-gaming platform DeNA chief Shintaro Asako suggest that Nintendo is taking a catch-all route when it starts bringing its beloved characters and properties to iOS and Android later this year. Nintendo’s first five mobile offerings will all…Read more ›

Apple taking its sweet time approving Pebble iOS software

Pebble Time, the new smartwatch from the Kickstarter superstar, might be headed to wrists soon, but if you own an iPhone, you might be out of luck. According to an email sent out to Time backers on Kickstarter, the iOS…Read more ›

FDA is taking a ‘hands-off approach’ to Apple Watch

The FDA is in a tough spot when it comes to health-tracking wearables. As the U.S. government agency in charge of regulating medical device, it can’t be seen to promote health-oriented technology that doesn’t demonstrably do what it claims, but…Read more ›

12-year-old girl tries to poison mom for taking away iPhone

Separating kids from their iPhones and iPads can be a big struggle for most parents, but for one mom in Boulder Colorado, things got down right deadly after her daughter tried to poison her for taking away an iPhone. Two…Read more ›

Diva taking her singing to new heights – space

British singer Sarah Brightman has a five-octave vocal range and millions have paid top dollar to hear her sing. But to hit the highest note of her career, Brightman is paying her own money. Brightman is paying a reported $ 52…Read more ›

NASA salutes Nimoy for taking us boldly where no-one had gone before

Leonard Nimoy’s portrayal of unflappable calm and logic during dangerous space travels on TV and in movies inspired those whose stage is actual space. NASA is mourning the loss of Nimoy as if Mr. Spock was one of their own.…Read more ›

Zombie apps are taking over the App Store

If you’re still thinking of trying to make your fortune on the App Store, it’s time to think again. While App Store developers made more than Hollywood studios did in combined box office revenue in 2014, a new report suggests…Read more ›

“Why Does iPhone & Siri Start Talking Randomly Out of Nowhere? Are Robots Taking Over?”

A notable number of iPhone users have experienced a truly peculiar happening with their iPhone and Siri after updating to the latest versions of iOS; the iPhone may start talking seemingly out of the blue. If you’ve experienced this yourself, you know how jarring, weird, funny, and sometimes outright creepy it can be to have … Read More

Apple shares tank, taking stock market down with them

AAPL shares values tanked 3.8% today as PR problems continue to stack up for Apple this week. The disastrous release of iOS 8.0.1, along with the Bendgate controversy that has left the Internet LOLing has shaken investors’ confidence in AAPL this…Read more ›