With a video featuring lots of cool-looking people staring off into the distance wistfully, Facebook’s Home service debuted today for Android operating systems, with HTC’s new phone First being the first platform the service would land on.
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Facebook lifts the curtain on new “Home” platform for Android phones; HTC First will be the “first” to get it
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In one of the quietest announcements in recent company history, the internet woke this morning to the announcement of an update to the current line of iPads from Apple, bringing the internal storage space to 128gb. This announcement is bizarre, due to it’s lack of fanfare and strange timing. While the device was rumored yesterday, [...]
Strangely, there haven’t been many GOOD apps related to the Transformers franchise since the introduction of smartphones. Sure, there was the G1 real time strategy game that was available for awhile, only to be pulled from the App Store, but since then, we haven’t seen much movement on the Transformers front. That’s about to change [...]
Apple has released weekend sales stats that show over 3 million new iPads were sold during last weekends release of the new iPad Mini and the 4th gen iPad. This number is a combination of both WIFI only models, and as CEO Tim Cook notes, is almost double the number sold at the release of [...]
Huge news has come out over the last 24 hours about a MAJOR shakeup in the executive branch at Apple. With announcements being made that Sir Jony Ive taking the leadership post over Human Interface, as well as his continued role in Industrial Design, that leaves one man out: Head of iOS Scott Forstall. [...]
Angry Birds knocking down Bad Piggies by swinging lightsabers? Yup. Check out the trailer below and let it fuel your anticipation for November 8!
On the same day that Microsoft revealed pricing for it’s upcoming “Surface” tablet ($499 for the 32gb model… tempting!) Apple finally sent out press invites to an event that promises to reveal a “little” something… expected to be the “iPad Mini”, almost one of Apple’s worst kept secrets (if you don’t count the iPhone [...]
Ever wonder how exactly email gets from your phone to your friend? And back? For non-IT Professionals, the translation of data and the transmitting of of information might get a tab bit confusing. No worries, everyone’s favorite email provider offers a creative insight as to just how the email process works. Check it out here: The [...]
iPhone 5. Love it or hate it, it’s on track to become the fastest selling tech gadget of all time, having pushed Apple’s stock prices above $700. Today, the tech giant’s online store listed all models of the phone as being unavailable for shipping for 3-4 weeks, a sign that Apple is having trouble meeting [...]
Hacker group AntiSec claims this morning to have over 1 million Apple UDID’s that were hacked from an FBI computer. What’s more frightening is that the group reports that over 12 million UDID’s were currently on file with the FBI. Now, this could be related to last year’s raid, or is it something more? The [...]
In a short 21 hour deliberation after a grueling three week trial, the jury has ruled in favor of Apple in the Apple vs. Samsung patent trial. Specifically, all 21 of Samsung’s products infringed on Apple’s bounceback patent, while all but 3 products infringed on the Cupertino, CA tech giant’s “pinch and zoom” patent. Perhaps [...]
The first incremental update to Apple’s new Mountain Lion operating system is available today, addressing several issues users have reported such as decreased battery life. Surprisingly, the update is clocking in at a full 4.34GB… about the size as the initial download! Hopefully that means several fixes for the big cat.
According to fan site 9to5mac, yes, and that’s not all we are getting. In a post published just last week, the site reported on some rumors that appeared on site iLounge, which has a pretty good track record of getting rumors right. Here’s what they’ve reported so far: 1. There will be a special Apple [...]
Another week is beginning, and you need some new apps, so let the JustUs Geeks suggest you some goodness to download on your smart device, so you can be the geeky envy of all those around you. Flick Kick Football Like soccer but can’t stand the actual feeling of [...]
Users cranking up their Apple TV’s yesterday should’ve seen something new on the menu: Hulu Plus. The streaming service has FINALLY made it’s way to Steve Jobs’ favorite little hobby, and users can now sign up for a free week long trial to see if the service is right for them. Is your Apple TV [...]
Parts rumored to belong to the next iPhone have been leaking out for a few months now, sporting changes such as a taller 4″ LCD display, a metal/glass hybrid back plate, a headphone jack relocated to the bottom of the phone, and a new smaller dock connector port. An obscure website called iLab Factory has [...]