Tagged: Apple

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This Text Message Crashes iPhones

A few hours ago, a post on Reddit indicated that a simple text message containing a string of characters would cause iPhones to immediately lock up and crash. The message tries to display in the notification...

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Apple Wants to Stop RadioShack from Selling Customer Data

So, if you saw yesterday’s article on RadioShack, they are selling their brand and trademarks for $26.2 million. One of the things that struck me as odd in the acquisition was the sale of customer information. Like...

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Google is Suspending Map Maker After Pranks

Last month, a prank on Google Maps made headlines on tech websites across the web. An unknown user mapped the Android logo urinating on the Apple logo using Map Maker – the service that allows users to...

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Apple May Enter the Augmented Reality Market

All the sources trace back to Gene Munster, a senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray who specializes in Internet research. Munster made the following statement regarding Apple’s engagement with augmented reality: “While it is limited, we believe Apple...

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Swype on the iPhone? You better pick this keyboard app up

I’ve been using Swype since I got my first Android phone back in late 2011. Using Swype the first time was strange, to say the least. I was comfortable typing on touchscreen keyboards, but I couldn’t quite...

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iFixit Tears Into the iPhone 6 Plus

iFixit got ahold of the iPhone 6 Plus for their usual teardown. Apple’s flagship phone features their largest change in any iPhone released so far, jumping up from a 4″ display to an enormous 5.5″....