Tag Archive: World’s


HP’s new ‘MacBook beater’ is world’s thinnest notebook

HP’s newest laptop, the 10.4-mm-thin Spectre 13.3, is the company’s attempt at building a MacBook beater — complete with slimmer profile, larger screen and more horsepower. The HP Spectre, introduced today, boasts an eye-catching “Ash Silver” color inspired by the “tapered copper” shade used in the jewelry world. HP is clearly borrowing from Apple’s fashion-conscious approach […]

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HP’s new ‘MacBook beater’ is world’s thinnest notebook

HP has introduced its newest laptop, the 10.4mm-thin Spectre 13.3, which represents the company’s attempt at building a MacBook beater — complete with slimmer profile, larger screen, and more horsepower. The Spectre boasts an eye-catching “Ash Silver” color, inspired by the “tapered copper” color used in the jewelry world: borrowing from Apple’s fashion-conscious approach to design […]

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Lego Jurassic World’s killer feature: dino poop [Reviews]

Developer Traveller’s Tales’ Lego games series has a long history of making even the crappiest of blockbusters charming and enjoyable. It all started with its very first title, Lego Star Wars — which provided a more entertaining version of the rise and fall of Anakin Skywalker than the movies did — and it continues to […]

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Tim Cook cracks top 5 list of world’s greatest leaders

Tim Cook is a better leader than U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, but Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is the best of them all in a new poll ranking the leaders in business, government, philanthropy and the arts. The third annual list of the world’s 50 greatest leaders list created by Fortune puts Tim […]

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The world’s smallest camera drone has a price to match its size [Deals]

Drones of any size, especially if it carries a camera, usually mean dropping big bucks on a big bird. This miniature flier is an exception to the rule, with a built-in camera perfect for capturing aerial video and photos while fitting in the palm of your hand. It comes with a 2 gig memory card, […]

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World’s longest iPhone passcode video goes viral

There’s being careful about iPhone security and then there’s…. this. Over the weekend, Japanese Twitter user yossy1999116 posted a video clip shot on the subway, showing a user with an historically long and complex passcode unlocking their iPhone. If you’ve ever wanted an advert for how Touch ID can improve your life, this is almost […]

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China’s 21st Apple Store will be among world’s biggest

Apple is continuing its Chinese Apple Store expansion by announcing the opening of its 21st Chinese retail store in the city of Dailan, China. A port city known for its clean air, good food, and luxurious shopping, Dailan attracts visitors from China, Japan, and Korea. In other words, it’s the perfect location for a new […]

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World’s biggest Apple fanboy dies

Apple lost it’s biggest fan ever this week. Gary Allen, the creator of the beloved ifo Apple Store blog, died on Sunday at the age of 67 after battling brain cancer. Allen was one of the most respected voices in the Apple Community when it came to Apple’s retail presence worldwide, and often made distant trips […]

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Apple’s sapphire maker grows the world’s biggest sapphire crystal

Apple has had its problems with sapphire manufacturers before, but not with its latest supplier, which not only stands as the largest sapphire manufacturer in the world and one of the few that are showing any kind of operating profit — but also just churned out the world’s first 300lb synthetic sapphire crystal. The company […]

Ive got style: Sir Jony among world’s best-dressed men

With international acclaim, plenty of celebrity admirers, and a new, improved job title, Jony Ive has certainly got plenty going in his favor here in 2015. Now Vanity Fair has added one more: naming Apple’s premier design genius one of its international best-dressed men of the year. No doubt down to his choice of smartwatch, surely. […]