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Mac OSX Mavericks

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Apple have just announced their latest version of the OSX operating system. Named "Mavericks" which will be available from the Mac App store. New features include "massive performance" improvements to Safari, tabbed finder windows, menus and docks across multiple monitors, integration with Apple TV. Tagging will be a major feature as will the integration of […]

X-ray cross-section of the iPhone 4S camera

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

This is an awsome image: This is an X-ray cross-section of the 8 megapixel camera in the new iPhone 4S. It was taken by the great folks at Chipworks. I encourage you to check out the original, high-resolution image. It's breathtaking. Also thanks to Chipworks, we know who built the camera: Sony. This shot was taken […]

It’s iPhone 4S release day!

Friday, October 14th, 2011

The day has come that Apple fans have been waiting for! It's iPhone 4S release day! It might look (exactly) like an iPhone 4 on the outside, but on the inside there are some key differences: Dual-core A5 processor - Up to twice as fast Improved antenna 512 MB of RAM Updated 8 megapixel (3264×2448 […]

Hey, Firefox 3.6 users, look out for Firefox 7.0.1!

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Today Mozilla will start pushing Firefox 7.0.1 onto people who are still using Firefox 3.6. It's all part of the plan: * We will be offering an advertised update (also sometimes called a “major update”) for Firefox 3.6.x -> Firefox 7.0 on 2011-10-06 (1 week and 2 days after Firefox 7’s release) * The advertised update has […]

iPhone micro USB adapter

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

This is cool: It's a micro USB adapter for the iPhone. The downsides - It's currently only available in the UK and costs £8/$12 (pretty pricey for an adapter) and ships October 14. Apple rates the adapter as compatible with iPhone 4S, 4, 3GS and 3G. Not sure why it wouldn't work with iPods and even iPads for just syncing. Tweet