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SoundCloud Gets Its Own Radio Feature With Launch Of “Stations” On iOS And Android
/ February 2, 2016 10:43 am
SoundCloud Gets Its Own Radio Feature With Launch Of “Stations” On iOS And Android

TechCrunch reports "With opportune timing, given Apple’s decision to put its curated iTunes Radio stations behind a paywall, music streaming service SoundCloud today launched its own take on continuous, lean-back listening with the debut of “Stations.” Similar to other radio services, like Pandora, Stations allow users to listen to an endless stream of music based on a track, search terms, or other content stream.". Read More

Following Apple’s Move, Samsung Rolls Out Ad Blocking To Android Devices
/ February 1, 2016 9:15 am
Following Apple’s Move, Samsung Rolls Out Ad Blocking To Android Devices

TechCrunch reports "With the release of iOS 9 last year, Apple introduced support for ad blocking within its Safari web browser. On Sunday, smartphone maker Samsung debuted its own support for content and ad blocking in the default web browser installed on its Android smartphones. The update, which is rolling out now to devices running Android Lollipop or higher, works in a similar way as ad blocking on Apple’s iOS 9.". Read More

Facebook Is Bringing 3D Touch To Your Timeline
/ January 22, 2016 12:22 pm
Facebook Is Bringing 3D Touch To Your Timeline

TechCrunch reports "Facebook is bringing 3D Touch to its Timeline, the company says – meaning that users of Apple’s latest devices, the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, will soon be able to press on links, profiles and more, in order to preview content without having to navigate away from their current spot. This previewing feature, dubbed “peek and pop,” was introduced last fall on Apple’s new smartphones, where it was touted as a way to add another dimension to the iPhone’s multi-touch interface.". Read More

Apple iPhone sales keep growing despite China’s slowdown
/ October 27, 2015 3:27 pm
Apple iPhone sales keep growing despite China’s slowdown

Mashable reports "The world's biggest company reported on Tuesday that it saw a year-over-year increase of 99% on iPhone sales in China on otherwise strong results, assuaging investor worries that the country's economic turbulence in the past few months might have hurt demand in the country where Apple has been growing its business most.". Read More

Everything You Need To Know From Today’s Massive Apple Event
/ September 9, 2015 2:48 pm
Everything You Need To Know From Today’s Massive Apple Event

TechCrunch reports "Damn, Apple just dropped a ton of new hardware today, including new iPhones, iPads and a brand new Apple TV. There were a lot of goodies snuck into today’s event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, so here’s a recap of everything Apple unveiled that you need to know about." . Read More

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The Rebecca Minkoff Virtual Reality Headset Is Here
/ September 3, 2015 3:13 pm
The Rebecca Minkoff Virtual Reality Headset Is Here

Re/code reports "Rebecca Minkoff is officially on board with virtual reality. The fashion brand is one of the first to capitalize on the technology, having filmed a runway show for VR that’s viewable on a $24 cardboard headset that went up for sale on rebeccaminkoff.com (it’s already sold out online but a few are available in retail stores). After a quick assembly that promises to take less than a minute, users can download the show onto their Apple or Android phone, pop the phone into the cardboard headset, and get an instant, immersive look inside the final walk of Rebecca Minkoff’s Fall 2015 show.". Read More

Apple starts Twitter account dedicated to gaming
/ September 3, 2015 2:39 pm
Apple starts Twitter account dedicated to gaming

VentureBeat reports "The company launched @AppStoreGames on Twitter today as a place where it will share information about new releases and deals. This feed will deliver content directly from Apple’s App Store editors, which is the same group of people who determine the Featured Apps you see when you boot up the marketplace. So far, the account has made references to Zelda (a series that is not yet on iOS) and shared promotions from mobile developers.". Read More

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