New Xavion app will help iPad users land an airplane during emergency

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New Xavion app will help iPad users land an airplane during emergency

Here comes an app that would help you land your plane in case the aircraft engine fails. The new iPad app Xavion connects with a small plane's autopilot via wi-fi that would guide you to the nearest airport or safe landing area. More →
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Duet Display turns your iPad and iPhone into second screen for your Mac

By on December 21, 2014 at 2:15 PM.

Duet Display turns your iPad and iPhone into second screen for your Mac

Ever wanted to use your iPad as a second screen for your iMac or MacBook? A few ex-Apple engineers have devised an application for it. Called Duet Display, the application lets you use your iPad as a secondary screen for your computer. One of the best features of the app is that it beams the data over the Lightning cable and hence doesn't eat your data or need any WiFi connection. The app utilizes the iPad’s touch capabilities and allows users to quickly drag over files to the second display. More →

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Apple ‘deeply offended’ by BBC’s revelations of exhausted and unhostile working environment at its supply chains

By on December 21, 2014 at 12:32 PM.

Apple ‘deeply offended’ by BBC’s revelations of exhausted and unhostile working environment at its supply chains

Apple has issued official statements addressing the recent investigative report by BBC’s Panorama program which documented various instances where suppliers of Apple products violated company’s own standards. Senior Apple executive Jeff Williams said that he and Apple chief executive Tim Cook were "deeply offended by the suggestion that Apple would break a promise to the workers in our supply chain or mislead our customers in any way". More →

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Apple Pay could soon work in India: Report

By on December 19, 2014 at 5:41 PM.

Apple Pay could soon work in India: Report

Apple Pay, the new payments system that currently only works with retailers in the United States could soon be extended to India as well, according to a new job listing. First spotted by 9to5Mac, the job description, which has been taken down since, mentioned company’s intentions to expand the payments system's reach to include India, Europe, Middle East, and Africa. More →
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BBC documentary exposes grueling experience of workers at iPhone factory in China, Apple “strongly disagrees”

By on December 19, 2014 at 5:28 PM.

BBC documentary exposes grueling experience of workers at iPhone factory in China, Apple “strongly disagrees”

BBC’s Panorama show has documented the grueling experience workers face at Apple’s suppliers in China. The publication also writes that “the conditions of work are totally physically intolerable,” citing the death of fourteen workers who killed themselves at Apple’s Foxconn factory. More →
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Steve Wozniak not impressed with smartwatches, says Google Glass will fail

By on December 19, 2014 at 4:56 PM.

Steve Wozniak not impressed with smartwatches, says Google Glass will fail

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says that he is not a big fan of smartwatches. He also further said that he believes the Google Glass will fail and also cautioned that Apple will not always lead the way to new technologies.   More →
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