Tag Archive: Thanks

XTRON power bank is futureproof thanks to USB-C

It may look like a flask, but the contents of the XTRON pack more of a punch than your favorite bourbon. It’s a portable power bank from Maximas with a whopping 13400mAh. Its best feature is the USB-C port, the up-and-coming USB standard, and it is capable of charging any laptop with this port, especially […]

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

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If you’ve ever been browsing through the Pinterest app and then seen something that made you think, “OMG want,” but you were away from your computer or just didn’t feel like going online to make that thing yours, you may… Read more ›

Color photography first gained a peel thanks to potatoes

The potato is one of the least colorful of the good Lord’s creations. But somehow, two French inventors figured out how the dud spud could help put color in our photographs.  Before brothers Louis and Auguste Lumiere tinkered with taters,… Read more ›

Europe was supplanted by China this past quarter as the second most important market for Apple, but according to a new report from Kantar, the iPhone-maker is gaining grown in Europe thanks to Android switchers. Over 30% of Apple’s new… Read more ›

Samsung profits fall thanks to poor smartphone sales

2014 wasn’t a great year in Samsung land. The company has just issued its earnings guidance for the year’s fourth quarter — and the news isn’t good. With operating profit standing at 5.2 trillion won (around $ 4.74 billion) for the… Read more ›

How to become the highest paid musician of the year: profit from a multi-billion dollar buyout of your company. That’s the lesson to be learned from Forbes Magazine’s tally of the top paid musicians of 2014. Dr. Dre, or just… Read more ›

Smart home is about to blow up thanks to Apple

Apple’s splash into home automation with addition of HomeKit to iOS 8 is expected to have a huge impact on sales of smart home devices in 2015 according to a Park Associates report that found 37% of U.S. households plan… Read more ›

AppleCare has started to rollout to enterprise, thanks to Cupertino’s new strategic partnership with IBM. Apple has just published a new webpage profiling

Thanks to its work on the iPhone 6, Apple supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has announced record high revenues for August – representing an earnings increase of 6.7 percent from last month and a leap of 25.8 percent from the previous… Read more ›

On the Mac, 1Password is a perfect Swiss Army Knife of tools for the forgetful and lazy, guaranteeing that they never have type in a password, address field, or credit card number into an online form ever again. But on… Read more ›