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JULY 03: Sharon Osbourne attends a photocall for the Cinemagic London Festival at Cineworld Haymarket on July 3, 2014 in London, England. LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 03: Sharon Osbourne attends a photocall for the Cinemagic London Festival at Cineworld Haymarket on July 3, 2014 in London, England.
2 hrs ago | ComputerWorld
Box is taking advantage of a new iOS 8 "document picker" extension it expects will boost usage of its mobile cloud storage app Box foresees a significant jump in usage of its iPad and iPhone app resulting from one of the new extensions Apple will launch with the new iOS 8. Specifically, Box is taking advantage of the Document Provider extension to let users grab files they have stored in the Box cloud storage service from the interface of other iOS apps, as well as save the files back to Box after they're done working with them. Until now, this type of integration required third-party developers to sign up for the Box OneCloud mobile developer program and build a custom link for their app using Box's proprietary SDK .
3 hrs ago | ITworld
It's time for the battle of the smartphone heavyweights: The iPhone 6 takes on the Samsung Galaxy S5. Which is best for you? I've got details and specs.
3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
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6 hrs ago | Courier News
President Obama visits U.S. Central Command to discuss Islamic State strategy Sept. 17: Obama to visit U.S. Central Command in Tampa to discuss his plans to roll back the Islamic State.
7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Foxconn has continued to hire more workers to assemble the two new iPhone models at its largest production site in Zhengzhou, north central China, according to people familiar with the matter. The company has more than 200,000 workers in the Zhengzhou site, dedicated to just making new iPhones and key components such as metal casings.
8 hrs ago | Sky News
The tech company's bosses herald the new operating system as the "the biggest release since the launch of the App Store". Apple will release iOS 8 today, the operating system it claims will offer "incredible" new features and applications for iPhone and iPad users.
They're all very positive. Many reviewers are calling the iPhone 6 the best phone in the world.
In the 21st century you can't sell your sister into slavery, but you can apparently trade her for an iPhone 6. A Saudi man is demanding a new iPhone 6 as dowry before he will consent to his sister getting married. The unnamed brother is demanding that his sister's suitor provide him with an iPhone 6 as soon as its available for sale in Saudi Arabia, reports The Independent .
Sharon Osbourne has voiced her disdain at receiving U2's new album for free via Apple's iTunes downloading service, insisting the automatic addition of Songs Of Innocence to her music library is an "invasion" of her privacy. The Irish rockers accepted a deal worth a reported $100 million from Apple bosses to offer up their new release for free to its half a billion iTunes customers around the world last week , as part of the marketing campaign for the tech giant's new iPhone 6 and iWatch devices.
Sure, you could keep track Jr's one-liners in a notebook or a spreadsheet, but most of us have our iPhones with us all the time, and Quotely makes it trivial to share with far-flung family and friends who miss out on the hilarity in real time. It also supports conversations, photos and several templates, so you can capture and share anything for a single moment to a whole sequence of events.
Researchers from the United States and Sweden have launched free iOS and Android smartphone/tablet software that singles out which apps take the biggest toll on your device batteries and also visualizes fragmentation of Apple and Android mobile OSes. The NODES research group at the University of Helsinki's Department of Computer Science has joined forced with the University of California at Berkeley to deliver the Carat app and has published live stats based on some 2 terabytes of data extracted from Carat, which has been downloaded by about 750,000 users who employ more than 300,000 apps.
Near-field communication, or NFC, allows data to be transmitted over a short distance. In the case of Apple Pay, a person would tap or place the phone near an NFC-equipped terminal and use the iPhone's Touch ID fingerprint sensor to complete a transaction.
Apple's expansion into China is one of the biggest stories of 2014, which is why it's a surprise to hear that the company's long-awaited iPhone 6 may not be available there at all this year. According to a Bloomberg report - citing Chinese business paper 21st Century Herald - the delay is the result of Apple failing to come to an agreement with China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.
What's your iPhone made of? Just looking at it, you might dismiss it as just a slab of metal and glass, with a dose of magic inside. But our iPhones are actually portable chemistry labs, and there are an incredible number of complex chemical functions happening underneath the glass and metal shell that keep your iPhone ringing.
Apple's new iPhone 6 might not be available in mainland China any time soon. But, according to local authorities, plenty of people there have already wrapped their hands around its contours.
Muscat: Apple fans in Oman who are planning to lay their hands on the new iPhone series have to shell out between OMR500 and OMR900, said traders having the price list. "The price list we have got from dealers in Dubai shows that the iPhone 6 16GB version will cost OMR540 and iPhone 6 Plus 16GB version will cost OMR680," said a sales representative at Smart Zone.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:03 am
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