Tag Archive: Talking


Yahoo Talking To Apple About More Integration In iOS [Report]

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Yahoo is talking to Apple about how it can integrate more of its services in iOS, according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal. Apple currently uses Yahoo to provide weather, stocks, and sports information. But Yahoo reportedly wants to play a more “prominent role on Apple’s iPhone and iPad devices.”

An obvious change would be making Yahoo the default search engine in Safari, but that won’t be happening  [Read More…]

Go Go Gadget Gloves! Bluetooth ‘Handset’ Lets Your Fingers Do The Talking

 

Daniel hangs ten at IFA.

 

If you’d shown me the Hi-Call a few years ago I would have ridiculed it and moved on, probably forgetting that this stupid Bluetooth glove even existed. Now, though, in a world infected with “sanitation engineers” so in-demand that they have Bluetooth headsets wedged permanently into their ears, and idiots wander the streets holding their in-line mics up to their mouths as they speak, the Hi-Call from  [Read More…]

Go Go Gadget Gloves! Bluetooth ‘Handset’ Lets Your Fingers Do The Talking

 

Daniel hangs ten at IFA.

 

If you’d shown me the Hi-Call a few years ago I would have ridiculed it and moved on, probably forgetting that this stupid Bluetooth glove even existed. Now, though, in a world infected with “sanitation engineers” so in-demand that they have Bluetooth headsets wedged permanently into their ears, and idiots wander the streets holding their in-line mics up to their mouths as they speak, the Hi-Call from  [Read More…]

Future Google Projects Unveiled: Hoverboards, And Wolverine Claws, And Talking Dogs! Oh My! [Humor]

Ever since Back to the Future II came out back in 1989, everyone’s been wondering: “Where are the damn Hoverboards!?” Thankfully, Google’s got you covered. Thanks to a newly released concept video, we now know that Hoverboards are next on Google’s X Labs project list, followed by talking dogs and real life Wolverine claws!

You didn’t really think Google was going to stop at Augmented Reality glasses and self driving cars,  [Read More…]

Apple Talking About Investing In Twitter [Report]

These look kind of cool together.

Ping never had a chance, the way it was tied into Apple iTunes, but a recent report may show the way to Apple’s eventual success in the social media space. According to a report in the New York Times, “people briefed on the matter” say that Apple has been talking with the social media startup about making a strategic investment.

The numbers bandied about include  [Read More…]

Ok, Now We’re Talking: Gorgeous New Airplay Dock From Altec Lansing [CES 2012]

ddd LAS VEGAS, CES 2012 — The last Altec Lansing dock we reviewed, the Bluetooth-equipped InMotion Air, left us with a weird taste — it was just too funky. AL’s new LIVE 5000 more than makes up for this: It looks *really* stunning up close — and sounds fantastic to boot.     The wedge-shaped, AirPlay- and DNLA-enabled speaker (the marketing  [Read More…]

Watch Our Editor Leander Kahney on Macbreak Weekly Talking About His Interview with Steve Jobs Author Walter Isaacson

Leander mbw steve jobs If you missed our editor and resident Steve Jobs expert Leander Kahney on Macbreak Weekly yesterday, you should check out the full episode below. Leander got to sit in with Leo Laporte and the gang to talk about his interview with Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson, the biography itself, and Steve Jobs the man. It was an interesting and entertaining roundtable.   And  [Read More…]