Tag Archive: Took


78% of Thanksgiving mobile shopping took place on iOS devices

Early Thanksgiving online sale reports suggest that Apple devices were once again the platform of choice for people doing their holiday shopping. How dominant were Apple devices in this category? Well, according to analytics firm Custora E-Commerce Pulse, iOS devices accounted for a massive 78.3 percent of all mobile e-commerce orders in the U.S., compared […]

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

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These trailblazers took selfies before selfies were a thing

There was no selfie stick, no hashtags and no sharing with his BFF. In fact, when Robert Cornelius took his historic selfie, he sat still as a stone for 15 minutes, then watched the photo slowly appear on a silver-plated sheet of copper as he breathed in dangerous mercury fumes. That was instant gratification in […][Read More…]

It took 800 Nanoblocks to build this insanely accurate Apple Watch replica

Okay, this is pretty cool: a 2.6x scale model of an Apple Watch built entirely out of Nanoblocks, the tiny building blocks made popular in Japan, but with a growing international following. With the smallest brick being 4mm x 4mm x 5mm, creating this…Read more ›

Video shows how black market took over the iPhone 6 lines

In many places around the world, around the first 50 people in line waiting for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus last week appeared to be resellers – looking to make a quick (and relatively easy) buck selling Apple’s next generation iPhone…Read more ›

Steve took our Jobs, says Finnish Prime Minister

Most of us couldn’t have been any more excited for the iPhone and iPad. Then again, most of us aren’t the Finnish Prime Minister. Speaking to Swedish financial newspaper Dagens Industri, Prime Minister Alexander Stubb has accused Apple’s late-founder Steve…Read more ›

How To See Where You Took Your Photos At On Your iPhone [iOS Tips]

One of the cool things that your iPhone can do is tag your photos with geolocations. That way, you’ll know where you took the photo in addition to having the photo. With iOS 7, you can also see your photos…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Steve Jobs Took This Picture Of The First Shipment Of Apple 1s Back In 1976

Here’s something pretty incredible. This newly surfaced photo shows the original batch of Apple I computers as they are about to be sent out to customers. The photo is believed to have been taken by Steve Jobs himself, in his…Read more ›

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Photographer Took iPhone 5S To Patagonia Instead OF DSLR, ”Didn’t Regret It One Bit’

Speaking of iPhone cameras being awesome, photographer Austin Mann is so taken with the quality of his new 5S that he left his regular work DSLR at home. And Austin wasn’t just taking the dog out for a walk. He…Read more ›

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Everpix Picks Only The Best Of Your Photos, Wherever You Took Them

Everpix is my new favorite photo app. Or rather, photo service. Grab the apps for your iPhone, iPad, Mac and PC and Everpix will upload all your photos (except screenshots) to its servers and then perform some special magic upon them. For instance, the Highlights view will only show you the very best of your pictures. It’s pretty neat.

These days, we ejaculate photographs by the gazillion into our various photo streams,  [Read More…]

How Far We’ve Come: The Original iPhone Jailbreak Took 74 Steps [Jailbreak]

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Jailbreaking has come a long way since the dark ages of the original iPhone. Now it’s a simple matter of plugging your iOS device into your computer for five minutes and following a few easy steps. But it used to be way more complex.

Let’s rewind to 2007, back when only a handful of hackers were tweaking and unlocking their iPhones and iPod touches. It took 74  [Read More…]