Tag: mobile


  • MyShake Earthquake Detecting App

    Turn your smartphone into an earthquake detector

    A new app developed by researchers from the University of California at Berkeley and Deutsche Telekom AG uses a smartphone’s motion sensor to detect and report earthquakes. MyShake records the time and amplitude of a tremor and sends its data and the phone’s location to Berkeley’s seismological lab for analysis. The idea is that as […]

  • Apple Sales

    Apple posts profit as iPhone sales slow down

    Apple has posted the most profitable quarter in American history, but the company’s flagship iPhone devices are starting to experience slowed growth. Apple said it was the wrong time to have two-thirds of its sales come from outside the United States. “The challenging global macroeconomic environment is leading to constrained conditions unlike anything we’ve seen, everywhere we […]

  • Apple iPhone 7 waterproof

    Apple is making two major changes to the iPhone 7

    There’s more evidence surfacing that the Apple iPhone 7 will be waterproof and ditch the company’s traditional 3.5mm headphone jack. Fast Company has published a report from someone “with knowledge of the company’s plans,” who claims the big changes are being seriously discussed at Apple. The source says Apple’s engineerings would love to make the company’s flagship phone […]

  • Target Mobile Wallet

    Target might challenge Apple Pay with own mobile wallet in 2016

    Target is planning to enter the mobile wallet space, according to a Reuters report. Multiple sources told the news service that the retailer is readying an app that would allow customers to pay via mobile device. That would position Target Corp. as a competitor to Apple, Google and Samsung, who each have their own mobile […]

  • 10 Must-Have Mobile Apps for Entrepreneurs

    An Apple iPad is arguably one of the most important productivity tools a busy, on-the-go entrepreneur can have — provided you have the right mobile apps installed. While Google Android-based tablets do have business and productivity apps, many of the best mobile apps appeared on the iPad first, or in some cases exclusively, and often […]

  • 5 Reasons Buying an iPhone is Financially Irresponsible

      The iPhone is the Justin Bieber of all smartphones. In the US, one in ten people over the age of 13 own an iPhone. Sneak peeks of upcoming versions of the iPhone, both real and fake, sweep the internet like a plague every few months. 75% of Apple stores sold out of the iPhone […]