Apple Is Reportedly Developing Long Distance Wireless Charging For iPads And iPhones

iphone-6-plus-lightning Apple is reportedly developing technology that would allow iPhone and iPad users to charge their device without needing to plug it into the wall or place it on a charging mat. That’s according to a report from Bloomberg which claims the wireless charging tech could work over unspecified long distances. Read More

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Apple Recalls Two-Prong Plugs Over “Very Rare” Shock Risk

Apple plug recall A rare Apple product recall — the company has announced a voluntary recall of AC wall plug adapters made for certain regions because of what it says is a “very rare” risk of the two-prong adapters breaking and potentially giving the user an electric shock. Read More

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Starry Internet Is Aereo Founder Chet Kanojia’s Latest Salvo In The War On ISPs

Screen Shot 2016-01-27 at 10.48.53 AM With all the startups using the internet to transform traditional industries, it’s a bit of a wonder why no one has taken on the internet itself. Broadband service is an expensive business to run, with steadily increasing rates thanks to our growing need for binge-worthy video content. Pardon the cliché, but nothing has ever sounded more ripe for disruption.
Enter Starry Internet. Read More

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The iPhone 7 Might Get A Dual-Camera System To Take Better Photos

Screen Shot 2015-04-14 at 3.42.41 PM Apple will likely unveil the iPhone 7 in September 2016, and a new rumor has surfaced about the camera. According to Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities, the iPhone 7 Plus will come with a dual-lens system option and leverage LinX’s technology. As a reminder, Apple acquired LinX in April 2015, a camera module maker working on multi-lens systems. Read More

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Apple Tumbles 6.5% After Growth Flattens

shutterstock_152974484-apple-aapl Normally, a 6 percent drop in a stock price is somewhat significant but probably wouldn’t be considered a huge deal. But it’s a different story for Apple, where a 6 percent drop erases tens of billions of dollars in value. That’s exactly what happened during trading today following the company’s earnings report last night, which signaled the company’s first… Read More

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