Tag Archive: Ties


Bankrupt sapphire supplier seeks to cut ties with ‘oppressive’ Apple

We’ve witnessed a quick unraveling of GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT), Apple’s main sapphire supplier, since the company suddenly filed for bankruptcy earlier this week. New court filings indicate that GTAT wants to take legal action against Apple for its “oppressive and burdensome”…Read more ›

Display Supplier With Apple Ties Making 4K Panels That Could Be For Future Thunderbolt Display

Apple has yet to announce a successor to its three-year-old Thunderbolt Display, despite the fact that the company is releasing a new Mac Pro by the end of the year with the ability to power up to three 4K displays…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Chrome For iOS Updated With Ties To Other Google Apps, iPad FullScreen Mode, More

open-in-mapsGoogle has released version 28 (yes, 28) of Chrome for iOS in the App Store. The universal app now has “improved interoperability with many other Google Apps” and a host of other improvements. Here’s the full list of changes: Interoperability with other Google Apps Option to open links for YouTube, Maps, G+ and Drive in […]

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Major Russian Carrier Cuts Ties With Apple, Climbs Into Bed With Samsung

spekulantyVimpelCom, owner of Beeline, Russia’s third-biggest mobile carrier, has cut its ties with Apple and decided it will no longer offer the iPhone. The company reportedly feels Apple’s conditions are too “harsh,” and so it has inked a deal with its biggest rival instead. VimpelCom isn’t the first Russian carrier to walk away from the […]

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Sneak Peek At Morning Star Alpha: A Graphic Novel That Ties Into Upcoming iPad FPS Game

MorningStarAlpha_5The folks at Industrial Toys have been busy. Their upcoming scifi first-person-shooter game continues to garner advance praise and anticipation from everyone, with good reason. The CEO of Industrial Toys is none other than Bungie (Halo) co-founder, Alex Seropian, and the team is an all-star cast of amazing talent working together to bring a core […]

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Invoxias New Conference Phone Uses iPhone as Interface, Ties in to Skype

Ive worked at a few desks that used Cisco VoIP phones (one in the Wired.com offices among them); but something like the new Invoxia NVX 610iPhone-controlled conference phone may eventually turn conventional handsets even VoIP ones into relics. The NVX 610 is Teutonically simple: Besides the handset, a volume dial, mute button and voicemail button are the only controls with the volume dial doubling as an answer  [Read More…]