Tomb Sweeping Day lands on April 5, and opportunists across the country are gleefully carrying on the tradition of cashing-in on the occasion for all it's worth. Yes, vendors on Taobao are once again offering "professional mourners" who will pay respects to customers' deceased ancestors on their behalf. Show More Summary
Apple Inc. launched its popular iPhone trade-in program in China on Tuesday, giving consumers there the opportunity to receive store credit toward the purchase of their next Apple product at any of the company’s 18 stores countrywide. Now it appears … Continue reading ?
Gaming execs: Join 180 select leaders from King, Glu, Rovio, Unity, Facebook, and more to plan your path to global domination in 2015. GamesBeat Summit is invite-only -- apply here. Ticket prices increase on April 3rd! Apple’s second quarter earnings are coming up on April 27, and analysts at Citi think the company is going to blow away expectations. Again. Last […]
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Citi analyst Jim Suva believes investors and the Street are seriously underestimating Apple's growth potential, especially related to iPhone 6 performance, saying he expects AAPL to beat consensus for March quarter sales by at least $1 billion.
Have you ever texted somebody saying how “ducking annoyed” you are at something? Or asked Siri on your iPhone to call your wife, but somehow managed to be connected to your mother-in-law? More »
My two-year-old son is all about tapping things. My kid tap-tap-taps at everything. He taps at my Nexus 7. He taps at my iPhone. He taps at my Android. He taps my wife’s laptop screen. He openly wonders why the photograph she’s editing doesn’t transform into a video in response. Show More Summary
This is far from confirmed, but some sleuthing data-miners have looked into the nitty gritty of the Hearthstone iPad app and found some clues that point toward the game going universal on April 9. Or April 2. We’ll see. You can read the details at Touch Arcade here. Show More Summary
Today’s best deals include BioShock on iOS, Riptide GP2 on Android and Surrounds Sounds Pro on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick! More »
With recent news of Nintendo partnering with DeNA to make smartphone games based on Nintendo IP, it was only a matter of time before we started seeing the house that built Mario do a few more cannonballs into the micro-game, free-to-play pool. That next plunge comes on April 8, in the form of Pokémon Rumble
It’s a dangerously day to be teasing awesome retro novelty products, but Hyperkin is at it anyway. The company just announced that the Smart Boy design concept it posted on Reddit —a special iPhone case that lets you play real, physical Nintendo Game Boy cartridges on your smartphone—is for real. I’m so happy this isn’t an April fools joke. Read more...
A lot of people prefer smaller smartphones and some iPhone users in particular, have found the move from the iPhone 5 to the iPhone 6 quite tricky. Not everyone is a fan of larger smartphones but it seems there's even more evidence that Apple is indeed planning a smaller iPhone [...]
Hyperkin is currently working on a device to turn your iPhone into a real Gameboy using actual cartridges.
Constantly tethered to a wall, trying to give your iPhone extra juice? Here are some tricks that will speed up the charging process. If you plug an iPhone 6 Plus into a regular wall charger and wait five minutes, you'll likely see a 3% or so increase in battery life. Show More Summary
Apple and IBM’s partnership that has the companies working together to produce enterprise-friendly apps has expanded yet again with the addition of eight more apps designed for iOS devices, including the iPhone and iPad, bringing the total number of MobileFirst apps up to now 22. Show More Summary
If you’re anxious to get your hands on Apple’s gorgeous new MacBook, you can now do so vicariously through a new unboxing video flagged by 9to5Mac on Wednesday. FROM EARLIER: Dual-core iPhone 6 graphics performance crushes Samsung’sShow More Summary
New iPhone 6c rumors have begun as an alleged plastic housing surfaces, but is there room for a new model? Also, Jay-Z is coming after Beats Music with some hi-fi competition. Along with that, we discuss exclusive Apple Watch details that you don’t want to miss out on. The Happy Hour podcast is available for […]
Many smartphone applications, including default apps that come preloaded on the device, track your location for various purposes, regardless of operating system. While some of them simply do it into help serve targeted ads, plenty of...Show More Summary