Apple’s largest — and most expensive — iPad ever is a powerful new tool for artists and graphic designers. But can it replace a laptop for the rest of us? The new iPad Pro is the biggest and fastest Apple tablet to date. The pressure-sensitive Pencil stylus offers superior sketching and drawing, and the Pro’s […]
There are tons of streaming TV apps, but I’m on the hunt for a streaming workout app that won’t cost a fortune. Running is free, or costs about as much as a quality pair of sneakers, which is one of the main reasons I prefer it to other forms of exercise. Why pay for an […]
Apple’s HomeKit framework is more than just a platform for controlling your home with Siri. Developers will have the chance to build apps for your home. Last year, Apple announced a technology that will let you control the appliances in your home with Siri. It’s called HomeKit. And if Apple’s plans work out, it will […]
Roku passes the 10 million sales mark for its streaming players. Will it be enough in an increasingly competitive market? Sales of 10 million units still places Roku well behind Apple, who this summer boasted of having sold twice that many Apple TVs, even with minimal marketing efforts.
Roku has long argued that bigger rivals end up helping Roku when they release streaming-video boxes. CEO Anthony Wood allows that Apple TV does result in lost money — for Apple. Roku founder and Chief Executive Anthony Wood isn’t worried about streaming-box competition like Apple TV, even if he thinks Apple maybe should be. “Apple […]
Arguably one of the most memorable television commercials ever aired, Apple’s “1984” ad was directed by Ridley Scott and teased the world about how the Mac would change the world. Even at this early point in Apple’s history you can see Steve Jobs trying to establish an air of mystery around his fledgling company. This […]
The 30-second spot, titled “Metal Mastered,” shows abstract liquid gold swirling into place, forming the phone- which is then activated using the new fingerprint scanner. It features the song “Ooh La La” by Goldfrapp.