Submitted by siroj on Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:51
Apple has opened its OS X Beta seed program to anyone with an Apple ID, via the new OS X Beta Seed program. Simply sign in at Apple's beta site, agree to the terms and conditions (including a prohibition on sharing information about the beta versions), and activate the Mac you want to use with the provided Beta Access Utility. Once you're live, the beta builds of OS X will appear in the Mac App Store. Read more about OS X Beta seed program is now open to anyone
Submitted by siroj on Tue, 04/22/2014 - 20:47
Lytro released specs of their upcoming professional light-field camera, the Illum. (light-field enables you to refocus shots after taking them).
"Photographers can use the camera’s software to refocus pictures after the fact, generate 3-D images, adjust the depth of field, and create tilt shifts. It will be available in July for $1,500."
It has an 8X (30 – 250mm) zoom lens, a constant f/2.0 aperture, 1/4000 shutter, sensor for 40 million light rays, and a four-inch backside touchscreen display.
Read more about Lytro's professional light-field camera, the Illum
Submitted by siroj on Tue, 04/22/2014 - 03:13
Shazam will be integrated into iOS8, according to Bloomberg's sources. The integration will be across the mobile operating system, same way twitter and facebook are integrated and will likely integrate closely with the iTunes Store and iTunes Radio, which has been rumored to be a separate app in the next version of iOS. It's not clear whether the integration will be Shazam-branded or referred to by a generic name on the platform. Read more about Shazam integrated in iOS 8
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Designboom has a nice article about Hartmut Esslinger’s early apple computer and tablet designs 'apple machine’
"Designboom met hartmut esslinger shortly before his presentation in hong kong and in that occasion we were given the first book copy. he introduced us into the strategic planning of apple and his personal friendship with steven jobs. in this article, designboom takes a look back at esslinger’s designs of the early 80′s, where the images document prototypes, concepts and explorations of apple’s computers, laptops and tablets." Read more about Before the iPhone, Apple design Phone, Hartmut Esslinger’s early apple computer and tablet designs
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Submitted by siroj on Sun, 03/30/2014 - 03:21
Just imagine sharing a file between 2 devices without any wifi router or provider. Now sharing becomes truly p2p. Can't wait for all the new apps that will use this tech!
The technology is already there for years, but now that you can use it in Any iPhone App, this will turn the network upside-down; I imagine dropbox using this, so you can share your local files easily even without being connected. It also should make sharing documents much faster! Read more about Mesh networks are here for the masses