Not even RIM's top executives dispute that the company's had a rough few months. But just hold on, they say, until BlackBerry 10. That's the rudder that'll turn this ship around. But if BGR's insider report holds up, that new course might head right smack into an iceberg of suck. More »
and advertisers and publishers are taking notice.By creating advertisements that are in the same format as the content audiences are there to consume, marketers hope to provide a much less disruptive advertising experience. Native ads have also proven effective, drawing higher click rates than traditional banner ads, particularly on mobile devices.
The grocery industry hasn't innovated much in the past 90 years, but that's finally starting to change. Tech companies are now aggressively pursuing the $600-billion-a-year food and beverage market and trying to bring more grocery sales online. Ourlook at the e-commerce grocery opportunity has been one of our most requested research reports this year.
Last week was a busy one with your favorite TUAW writers posting some excellent How-To guides, commentary and other informative news articles. Here's a quick roundup of our recent feature worthy posts you may have missed: News
Square to accept Apple Pay next year; Tickets.
So what networks are teens using? Take a look:Teens are totally over Facebook, a recent report from Piper Jaffray states , and the kids are flocking to Instagram and Twitter to fill their social media needs. The problem with this survey is that it doesn't ask about Vine, or Snapchat, which is an odd omission.
Apple might already be testing its next major iPhone operating system (BGR)
Source: Czech website
Chance it's true: 100 percent
Obviously Apple is internally testing an operating system that, if previous patterns hold, will be debuted to developers in about six months.
When you go to the Pebble website , you'll be forgiven for thinking a bomb will go off in 4 days and x number of hours, seconds, milliseconds, etc. Of course it's not a literal bomb (we hope not) but the timer seems to be signaling a major surprise from the smartwatch maker.
As long has there have been tablets, gadgeteers everywhere have been trying to find ways to hold them hands-free. Today we look at the Flote Orbit, which on Flote’s website isdescribed as “Elegant. Ergonomic. Erresistible”. (Click on images for full size) The Flote Orbit comes partially assembled in three parts: The weighed base, arm, and “claw”. There’s not a whole lot to assembly.
This seems to be the week for great new text editors. First, we had Desk , a new minimalist Mac writing environment that works great with many blogging platforms including WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr, Facebook,and more. I liked its totally distraction-free UI, the ability to use Markdown and some built-in text ornamentation tools interchangeably, and one-click quick publishing to WordPress.
9to5Mac’s Mark Gurman said that the Apple Watch will likely include its own Notification Center.Report: Apple Watch Will Have an iOS-Like Notification Center is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
Your homescreen, desktop, or whatever you want to call it on your Xbox One is about to become a whole lot brighter. According to Xbox head Phil Spencer, Microsoft is working on allowing customizability in the user interface for Xbox One. This system would allow custom backgrounds, full themes, color changes, and more.
Evidence shows Apple operating a mysterious Web crawling bot (AppleInsider)
Source: Website usage logs
Chance it's true: 100 percent
There's no denying that a crawler traced to Apple's servers is apparently sending some traffic to a number of websites. For what purpose that might entail, no one really knows.
There's an intriguing report fromKyodothat Nintendo will use Sharp's "free-form" LCDs on an oddly-shaped new console or other product. Sharp recently showed offIGZO-based displaysthat move the control circuits away from the bezel, allowing for funky, non-rectangular shapes, as shown above.
Of all the things going on at Google, modular devices are among the more interesting. Project Ara wants to let you hot-swap phone modules at your whim, but another project is taking that idea to a larger scale.
Earlier this week, Bluebox , a data security company, released a findings report on their tests of the Xiaomi Mi 4 smartphone. Unfortunately for Xiaomi, their results were far from stellar. Not only did the security firm find malicious malware installed on the device, but some of it was even disguised to appear as Google apps.
On their website, a countdown timer ticks away. Nobody’s really sure what’s going on, but Pebble is teasing that in nearly five days’ time, we’ll have something new from them. As the little 8-bit, smiling watch humorously mocks us (not really), we’re left to wonder what’s going on.
A scanner? What is this, 1996? Not too long ago I discontinued my home fax landline. When was the last time I needed to fax, when everyone uses email? Boy was I wrong. I’m in the middle of a house remodel, and I’m finding lots of reasons to electronically scan and send documents, not just via fax. Today we look at the Brother DSmobile 920DW wireless duplex mobile color page scanner.
US and British spy agencies got access to billions of phones, by hacking Gemalto's network.Spy Agencies in the U.S., U.K. Hacked Billions of SIM Cards: Report is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource