Category Archives: Mobile

Apple Patents An iPhone Camera Remote With Built-In Display

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Apple has been granted a patent (via AppleInsider) for a wireless iPhone camera remote control, which has a built-in display for previewing and reviewing photos, and shutter buttons for both still and movies, as well as a way to switch camera modes remotely and full media playback controls. The device would connect to an iPhone […]

Grey Lady’s First Step Into Native Ads On Mobile, Dedicated Mobile Editors

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“All the News That’s Fit to Print” was a viable business model for many years at the New York Times, but these days, as newspaper costs rise and readers look elsewhere for their information, the Grey Lady is focused on stepping up its digital game. Today that strategy took a big step forward, with the […]

iFixit Confirms Why The HTC One M8 Ships With A Stellar Warranty

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John Biggs said it best yesterday: “Come For The Styling, Stay For The Warranty“. Perhaps one of the best reasons to buy the new HTC One is the screen warranty, which iFixit just confirmed by awarding the new smartphone with a 2 out of 10 on its repairability scale. iFixit is a DIY gadget repair […]

Mixpanel: iOS 7 Adoption At 90%, While Android Kit Kat Remains At Under 10%

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Mobile analytics firm Mixpanel has iOS 7 adoption covering the vast majority of Apple mobile devices, with its real-time adoption stat tracker showing between 88 and 90 percent of devices on the latest major revision of iOS based on hourly browsing data. By comparison, you can see that according to its Android device information, only […]

Apple Improves App Store With Related Search Suggestions

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Apple quietly introduced a new “related search” suggestion feature on the iTunes App Store, which began rolling out yesterday to iPhone users on iOS 7 devices. The addition involves showing a user who is searching for a particular keyword in the App Store other search terms that may also be useful. For example, a search for “calendar” […]