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iOS 8

iOS 8 vs. Android 4.4: Does Apple finally have the edge?

Apple has unveiled iOS 8 and it’s all about refining the back end and turning developers lose to create new things that, at least in some ways, are sure to emulate Android.

iPhone: iOS 8

In 2002, I laughed at Apple’s Switch ads. Now, with iOS 8 and OS X 10.10, it’s time to ditch Windows and get my first iPhone.

As a Microsoft fanboy, I did not sleep well last night. In case you missed it, Apple’s WWDC keynote was awesome. It was funny and informative, but above all it showcased just how powerful Apple is becoming in the software … Continue reading

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Apple WWDC keynote: Watch the live video unveil of iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (live blog)

Later today, Tim Cook and his fellow execs at Apple will take to the stage at the WWDC in San Francisco to unveil iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (or OS X cubed as I like to call it). The … Continue reading

Sharp HDTV

ET deals: Sharp 65-inch 120Hz HDTV with Roku, $350 eGift Card for $1,200

Manufacturers love to build in extra features on electronics and charge you for them, but deal shoppers know it’s sometimes much cheaper to rig things together yourself. Today’s deal makes that easy, offering a Sharp 65-inch 120Hz HDTV bundled with a Roku … Continue reading

OS X Yosemite

OS X Yosemite revealed: Translucent windows, cross-platform Continuity, and HTML 5 DRM come to the Mac

Today at the Worldwide Developer’s Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, Apple’s own Craig Federighi gave us the first official look at the next version of OS X. Dubbed “OS X Yosemite,” this free update offers a number of refinements and … Continue reading

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Apple WWDC: iOS 8 unveiled, now with keyboard replacement apps like Swype

Later today, Tim Cook and his fellow execs at Apple will take to the stage at the WWDC in San Francisco to unveil iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (or OS X cubed as I like to call it). The … Continue reading

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Apple WWDC: How to watch the live stream of iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (updated live blog)

Later today, Tim Cook and his fellow execs at Apple will take to the stage at the WWDC in San Francisco to unveil iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (or OS X cubed as I like to call it). The … Continue reading

Windows 8.1, future update that brings back the Start menu and windowed Metro apps

Windows 8 Start menu resurrection delayed until next version of Windows in 2015

According to some anonymous sources (with good track records), the Start menu won’t be returning to Windows 8 later this year as part of Update 2. Instead, it may get pushed back until the next major Windows release, dubbed Threshold, … Continue reading

UE4 Elemental demo, fire dude, up close with particle effects and stuff

GameWorks isn’t integrated directly into Unreal Engine 4 core, says Nvidia and Epic

Nvidia and Epic have both released a report to clarify the degree of GameWorks integration into Unreal Engine 4 and it turns out the links aren’t as tight as we thought.

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Apple WWDC: How to watch the live stream of iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (live blog)

Later today, Tim Cook and his fellow execs at Apple will take to the stage at the WWDC in San Francisco to unveil iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (or OS X cubed as I like to call it). The … Continue reading