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Chris Steinkamp traverses the upper mountain at Squaw Valley and skis to a stop atop Sun Bowl, pausing to enjoy the view and catch his breath before dropping in. “Wow, that’s beautiful,” he says, snapping some iPhone photos for his wife and kids...
From: Ski Magazine | By: Paul Tolme, Contributor, SKI Magazine | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Solar energy prices have been dropping for decades. There is a lag in the price per watt of off grid solar for solar home systems behind the cost for solar per watt for the most efficient utility solar projects.1.6 billion people currently do not have...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Anyone with a cracked iPhone screen knows what a pain it is to go through Apple to get it repaired. You have to make a Genius Bar appointment, which may or may not still require you to wait around for a service technician. Then it could be hours befo......
From: Engadget | By: Roberto Baldwin | Monday, January 23, 2017
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This code is working fine at simulator but not at device. Scenario is that after running code I move app to background mode then after 60 sec delay NSLog is calling in dispatch_after on simulator but at device it is not calling. NSString *date = [self...
From: Stack Overflow | By: Asif Raza | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Apple Inc. has released the latest operating systems for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, Apple TV and Apple Watch users. The majority of the updates include various bug and security fixes, as well as a fix for the graphics chipset and battery life issue...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Collen Kriel | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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I lost my iPhone while traveling recently (tragedy!) and will want to replace it when I am back home in a month or so. So, I have some time to look for a deal. Any advice here?Related questions - Have you had luck with "certified refurbished" products?...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: knownfossils | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Several new leaks about the Samsung Galaxy S8 have emerged recently, and fans of the flagship device are more hyped than ever. While rumors about the flagship device have been emerging since the release of its predecessor, the new batch of leaks are...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Simon Alvarez | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Analyst firm Gartner Inc. is forecasting a prosperous year for global semiconductor manufacturers, with revenues set to rise by 7.2 percent in 2017 from last year. The market could certainly do with a boost. In 2016, semiconductor revenues totaled $339.7...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Mike Wheatley | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Thanks, Big Red.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Evan Niu, CFA | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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All evidence says you can kiss goodbye to a revolutionary iPhone 8 feature...
From: Forbes | By: Gordon Kelly, Contributor | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Soulja Boy is capitalizing on his recent controversies by using his latest beefs to build his career outside of music. While Soulja is currently battling some serious legal issues, the always-viral rapper is directing some of his focus on a brand new...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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But give him time, he's only had it six months. The "Game of Thrones" star talks tech on the sidelines of Sundance, where his new movie "Rememory" debuts....
From: CNET | By: Joan E. Solsman | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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The Google Pixel and Pixel XL were among the most exciting smartphones of 2016. If you've joined the craze and copped a new Pixel, here are some tips and tricks for setting it up and enjoying the pure Android experience... Continue Reading Tips and tricks...
From: Gizmag | By: Emily Ferron | Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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Israeli website 'The Verifier' reports that the next iOS update might support group FaceTime for iPhones.
From: Teen Vogue | Monday, January 23, 2017
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iOS updates are typically filled with minor bug fixes and low-priority security patches. Not this time. While Apple isn't likely to advertise the fact that its mobile software had some scary vulnerabilities in the first place, today's iOS 10.2.1 update...
From: Gizmag | By: Will Shanklin | Monday, January 23, 2017
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(Tennessee basketball game notes) Alternative facts are now officially a thing. Or, more specifically, they’re a burgeoning meme that has already reached well beyond Twitter and social media. Long story short, White House press secretary Sean Spicer...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Henry Bushnell | Monday, January 23, 2017
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(Tennessee basketball game notes) Alternative facts are now officially a thing. Or, more specifically, they’re a burgeoning meme that has already reached well beyond Twitter and social media. Long story short, White House press secretary Sean Spicer...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Henry Bushnell | Monday, January 23, 2017
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HTC recently announced its 2017 flagship, a mixed bag of high-end specs, outdated processor and Samsung design cues. Let's see how it sizes up next to the best value in mobile, the OnePlus 3T... Continue Reading HTC U Ultra vs. OnePlus 3T Category: Mobile...
From: Gizmag | By: Will Shanklin | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Apple has reached a settlement with a San Antonio, Tex.-based firm called e-Watch, which claimed that the company was violating two U.S. patents related to cellphone cameras....
From: Apple Insider | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Foxconn, a major assembler of iPhones and other electronics, may invest $7 billion in a plant for manufacturing display panels that would create as many as 50,000 jobs in the U.S.
From: U.S. News and World Report | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Foxconn, a major assembler of iPhones and other electronics, may invest $7 billion in a plant for manufacturing display panels that would create as many as 50,000 jobs in the U.S. Foxconn CEO Terry Gou discussed the potential expansion Sunday during...
From: Seattle Times | By: The Associated Press | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Like many other people in Silicon Valley on Inauguration Day Friday, Greg Sands found himself wondering with no small amount of trepidation about what kind of economy we’ll see under President Trump. And it wasn’t just because Sands, founder and...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Robert Hof | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Google has relaunched Google Voice, refreshing the VoIP service with an updated web experience and modernized iOS and Android apps, among other new features, in the cross-platform calling service's first significant update in over five years....
From: Apple Insider | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Reports from The Wall Street Journal the Nikkei Asian Review indicate that Foxconn, the manufacturer that assembles iPhones for Apple, is considering building a $7 billion display factory in the United States.Read more......
From: Gizmodo | By: Christina Warren | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Find out the latest in the iPhone 8 rumors, including the fact that Apple may replace fingerprint sensors with facial recognition technology.
From: Teen Vogue | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Wrapping up weeks of beta testing, Apple on Monday released the completed version of iOS 10.2.1, a minor update for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch....
From: Apple Insider | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Apple is reportedly considering moving some of its iPhone production to the United States. Taiwanese iPhone producer Foxconn is considering a $7 billion joint investment in a display production facility, the company’s chairman told reporters. According...
From: PC World | By: Caitlin McGarry | Monday, January 23, 2017
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One of the continuing advantages of Google Maps over Apple's native iOS Maps app is better support for going offline -- something particularly important when going on vacation, traveling through rural areas, or otherwise passing through regions with...
From: Apple Insider | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Apple is reportedly considering moving some of its iPhone production to the United States. Taiwanese iPhone producer Foxconn is considering a $7 billion joint investment in a display production facility, the company’s chairman told reporters. According...
From: Macworld | By: Caitlin McGarry | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Don’t presume the worst about Apple’s (AAPL) suit against Qualcomm (QCOM), advises Morgan Stanley’s James Faucette in a note to clients this morning — these things historically have had little impact, in his view. Shares of Qualcomm are down...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Apple chip supplier Qualcomm could take a major financial hit if the former decides to withhold royalties until its $1 billion lawsuit is finished, an analyst noted on Monday....
From: Apple Insider | Monday, January 23, 2017
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 Snapchat’s major redesign, which introduces a universal search bar to the top of the app, among other features, has today hit iOS. The refreshed user interface was first announced earlier this month, but was only available to Android users at the...
From: TechCrunch | By: Sarah Perez | Monday, January 23, 2017
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If you concern yourself primarily with women’s designer fashion, you might not be familiar with Supreme. The legendary American streetwear brand inspires lines down the block whenever it restocks its stores, and its legions of …...
From: The Purse Blog | By: Amanda Mull | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Future iPhones may revolve around more than just an eye-catching curved display. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who frequently (though not always) has a knack for hardware scoops, believes that Apple is designing a whole new Touch ID fingerprin......
From: Engadget | By: Jon Fingas | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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Comedian Aziz Ansari’s debut as Saturday Night Live host fell perhaps a little flat (a post-inauguration return without Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump didn’t help) but there were still enough funny sketches to chuckle our way through the show. The...
From: High Snobiety | By: Daniel Pearson | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Shares of Qualcomm (QCOM) are down $8.30, or almost 13%, at $54.59, after multiple outlets reported on Friday that Apple (AAPL), one of its largest customers, has filed suit against Qualcomm for withholding $1 billion in rebates owed Apple, in a...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Monday, January 23, 2017
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There's lots of "me too" litigation flying right now. Multiple plaintiffs have advanced the theory that because terrorists kill people and terrorists use social media platforms to communicate, it somehow follows that social media platforms are at least...
From: Techdirt | By: Tim Cushing | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Shares of Qualcomm (QCOM) are down $8.30, or almost 13%, at $54.59, after multiple outlets reported on Friday that Apple (AAPL), one of its largest customers, has filed suit against Qualcomm for withholding $1 billion in rebates owed Apple, in...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Snapchat's major redesign is here. As expected, the app's new look, which features a search bar and several other UI nips and tucks to make it easier to use, is now live for iOS users. SEE ALSO: Snapchat's new lenses will unleash your inner soccer prodigy...
From: Mashable | By: Raymond Wong | Monday, January 23, 2017
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An ice fishing accident has led to an unexpected demonstration of the iPhone 7's water resistance capabilities, after an iPhone 7 Plus was retrieved in from the bottom of a frozen-over river, and found to be in perfect working order....
From: Apple Insider | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Cell phone manufacturer Foxconn is reportedly mulling a plan to open a $7 billion display screen factory in the U.S.According to ...
From: The Hill | By: Harper Neidig | Monday, January 23, 2017
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I try to learn Swift and I was wondering if it was possible to create an app that records the sound/music that my iPhone is currently playing. For instance, I'm listening to music, I launch my new app (that does not cut the sound) and I can record whatever...
From: Stack Overflow | By: sop | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Owing to precautions set up in the wake of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung's next rival to the Apple iPhone -- the Galaxy S8 -- won't be revealed at late February's Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona, the company's mobile head revealed on Monday....
From: Apple Insider | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Many long-time iPhone users — myself included — believe Apple's most beautiful and elegant phone was the iPhone 4. A sturdy, stainless steel frame that holds two nearly identical glass panes together, just feels more solid, more Apple-like, than...
From: Mashable | By: Stan Schroeder | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Hot on the heels of its collaborative endeavor with artist Yayoi Kusama, Japan's XLARGE is going in a decidedly different direction for its latest team-up, tapping none other than Beavis and Butt-Head for a 2017 capsule collection. Highlighted by the...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Monday, January 23, 2017
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The future of Apple may change drastically after the iPhone 8 release date, and it’s no secret that their dev and design teams are grinding away to ensure the iPhone 8 doesn’t, well, suck as much as the iPhone 7.  Right now, the rumor mill is a-circulatin’...
From: Selectism | By: Maxwell Barna | Monday, January 23, 2017
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One of the marquee features of iOS 11 could be group FaceTime calls. According to Israeli website The Verifier, Apple is reportedly working on an update to FaceTime, which will allow up to five people to simultaneously video chat with each other. SEE...
From: Mashable | By: Raymond Wong | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Qualcomm has abusing its monopoly power in the baseband market for years, according to Apple.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Evan Niu, CFA | Monday, January 23, 2017
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