Apple_iPen_Patent_2 Apple has won another patent related to a so-called “iPen” stylus that goes beyond simply drawing on a touch display. The US Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday awarded Apple a patent dubbed “Stylus orientation detection,” which centers around the “orientation of a stylus relative to a contacting surface.” The patent, which was earlier discovered... Read more »

January 28, 2014 at IST / Tech News.

ip_610x343 You are your smartphone, and your smartphone is you. It is, by now, an accepted wisdom that your choice of pocket computer says more about you than perhaps even you might articulate. These pages are evidence that such a choice elicits a competitive element. So might I present a supposedly objective piece of educational research... Read more »

January 2, 2014 at IST / Tech News.

iphone 5 If you are an iPhone owner or someone looking to join the part, there are a few things you need to do before you can really start getting the best out of your iPhone. Apple fan boys and gals call these the fundamentals.

January 16, 2013 at IST / Tech News.

Apple has begun the process of lessening its dependency on Samsung for chipmaking, an analyst. “Apple is working with TSMC at 20 nanometers,” said Gus Richard, a chip analyst at Piper Jaffray, referring to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company’s most advanced 20-nanometer (nm) manufacturing process. Another chip industry source  confirmed this. “The Apple-Samsung relationship has deteriorated... Read more »

October 13, 2012 at IST / Tech News.

What on earth was Apple thinking? After months of anticipation for the iPhone 5 and the update of iOS 5 to 6, the company dropped a clanger by ditching Google Maps and coming out with its own maps app. Well, it didn’t work; users were incensed when the new Apple Maps app took them all... Read more »

October 13, 2012 at IST / Tech News.

It was like stealing candy from a baby — if you consider $400 smartphones candy. Thieves target iPhone owners. It’s a sad fact of life. Robbery is never a good thing, but this particular one might seem more despicable than most. The above security camera footage appears to show a man stealing an iPhone from a 20-month-old... Read more »

October 5, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology.

steve-jobs Jobs died at his California home around 3 p.m. on October 5, 2011. A great man has passed away. We should remember Steve now and forever for what he’s achieved: A better world with beautiful and useful devices. Now let us see, who have said what after his death : Apple said : We are deeply saddened... Read more »

October 4, 2012 at IST / Story.

steve-jobs The “Lost” Steve Jobs Speech from 1983; Foreshadowing Wireless Networking, the iPad, and the App Store. In 1983, Steve Jobs gave a speech at the International Design Conference in Aspen. The audio recording of this event surfaced in June, but it was missing an interesting Q&A session that took place after the speech. Blogger Marcel Brown managed... Read more »

October 3, 2012 at IST / Story.

The iPhone 5′s Camera is faulty, shows purple haze when light source is just out of frame While most people seem very happy with their new iPhone 5, some feel that the camera isn’t quite up to scratch (pun intended, as the aluminum back also seems to scratch easier than a slice of cheese). Reports are... Read more »

October 2, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology.

The all new Mac Book Pro by Apple has been launched in the market. Its market price is Rs. 1,42,694 (INR). The laptop consists of the following features:  Enclosure – Precision aluminum body  Processor – 2.2GHz quad-core Intel Core i7  L3 cache – 6MB shared  Memory – 4GB (two 2GB SO-DIMMs) of 1333MHz DDR3 SDRAM;... Read more »

September 26, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology.