Silicon processor giant Intel is said to have acquired smartwatch manufacturer – Basis – for a reported $100-$150 Million, in an effort that is expected to see the firm merge the company into its chip business for the possible production of future wearable products.
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Some admittedly sketchy-looking photos of an iPhone faceplate that appears to feature edge-to-edge glass, have surfaced this week. The images were first posted to micro-blogging service – Sina Weibo – and were later deleted.
Our friends at 148Apps (via Pocket Gamer) report tonight that famed skateboarder, Tony Hawk, has confirmed a new mobile game set to bear his world-class name – is incoming.
Never have I wanted a report to be more true than this next one.
Microsoft has this week relaunched its business-focused cloud storage solution for iOS, seeing both its SkyDrive and SkyDrive Pro apps take on new “OneDrive” branding.
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc has officially confirmed, this afternoon, that the ‘mysterious device’ the speaker at its WWE Network press conference – held back in January – said they ‘couldn’t speak about’ – is, as originally thought, the Apple TV.
WhatsApp – the popular mobile messaging platform that was just acquired by Facebook for $16 Billion – has announced that it will extend its offering to include voice services, as it moves into the second quarter of this year.
As speculation continues to swirl around the next major iteration of Apple’s TV product, a recent report by re/code could suggest that online retailer and tablet maker, Amazon, may also be in the throws of developing a web-based TV solution for its customers.
“Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we generally do not discuss our purpose or plans,” company spokeswoman Kristin Huguet told Re/code. The response is thought to address a recent report from TechCrunch, that heavily suggested the Cupertino-based firm had acquired Burstly.
As we await iOS 7.1‘s public release – currently expected to drop mid-March – Apple has tonight released yet another small, but notable, ‘point’ update for its iOS 7 operating system. The update addresses issues found with how the mobile OS verifies SSL connections.
Mashable reports that the original company behind the 90s “tamagotchi” craze is bringing the small, pebble-shaped device back to market.
ChangYou, (the folks behind the arcade-inspired frenzy that is Max Axe), got in touch this morning to highlight the game’s recent successes on the iTunes App Store.
A document uncovered by The Washington Post has revealed that the United States Postal Service is preparing to release a commemorative stamp design, featuring Apple’s (now late) CEO and Chairman – Steve Jobs.
Popular messaging platform WhatsApp just got snapped-up by social giant, Facebook, in a deal which could turn out to be worth a cool $16 Billion.
The opportunity on the table for the labels is vast: Having an entire music catalog, and the artists which represent it, exposed to an audience of millions – and getting paid for every track that is listened to, (not to mention all the spin-off sales that will result by those …
After a spate of reports which suggested Apple could have entered into talks with car manufacturer – Tesla – over the possible acquisition of the firm, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has this week issued a statement to Bloomberg revealing his opinion on the Cupertino-based company acquiring his own company, anytime …
Following an earlier report on the subject, in which it was claimed that the software would likely see its public release sometime in March, AppleInsider this week cites unverified sources as it offers a more precise timescale for the update’s scheduled release.