Daily: Apple Expands iBeacon, The Hack That Saved Foursuare
Apple Launching iBeacons To Guide Store Visitors On Friday, Apple began using the iBeacon technology at its 254 U.S. stores to send you messages about products, events and other information - tailored to where you are inside, provided you have downloaded the Apple Store app and have given it permission to send notices based on your location.
Why Apple bought PrimeSense – and it's not to turn your iPad into a Kinect
Apple's application of the Israeli motion tracking tech likely won't be for gestural control - it'll be far more useful than that Since the news broke that Apple had bought PrimeSense , the developer of the motion-tracking tech inside the original Kinect sensor for the Xbox 360, there have been a whole host of rumours - AKA speculation, AKA hogwash ... (more)
Mission command goes mobile
As a vital link between dismounted Soldiers and their higher headquarters, tactical vehicles are evolving into mobile mission command centers - strapped with the latest in situational awareness and messaging technology .
Apple Maps' worldview is now better than Google Maps'
It may have struggled with some quite high-profile errors in its early days, but Apple's latest improvements to its Apple Maps platform have not only helped it catch up with venerable geospatial giant Google - but will make Apple Maps far more relevant in the long term.
Google Graveyard 2013
One of the great things about Google is that it supplies us with a seemingly never ending list of products, many of them free.
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Infinite Skills' "Learning SketchUp 2013 Tutorial" Introduces 3D Modeling with Easy to Use Program
Software training firm Infinite Skills Inc. this week introduced its "Learning SketchUp 2013 Tutorial," an introductory course teaching fundamental skills and best practices for new users designing in this popular 3D modeling program.
Logitech Outfits iPhone for Gaming Control
Logitech's new PowerShell is not the only device that provides external off-screen controls for the iPhone, but it "could be very much an impulse buy this holiday season and be a Christmas gift for that gamer in the family," suggested Wanda Meloni, senior analyst at M2 Research.
iPad curiosity to draw visitors to St. Viator Open House Nov. 17-18
The dawning of a new age at St. Viator High School in Arlington Heights. This is the first year students are working exclusively with iPads in the classroom.
Image of the Day: Carbon County Utah Lives Up to Its Name
Well pads in Carbon County, Utah, as seen from a commercial airliner in June, 2013.