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Apple Details Touch ID, ‘Secure Enclave’ In Updated Online Security Document – AppAdvice

AppAdviceApple’s Touch ID might seem ultra-secure to you and me (and way more so than our old “1234” passcodes), but businesses dealing in sensitive information seem to need a little more convincing. To meet concern over the security of the fingerprint scanning …TouchID explained: Apple shows how the iPhone 5s fingerprint scanner worksFirstpostApple explains how […]

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TouchID explained: Apple shows how the iPhone 5s fingerprint scanner works – Firstpost

FirstpostApple has put out a new document which has given a detailed explanation of how exactly the TouchID fingerprint scanner and the new A7 chip’s Secure Enclave work on iOS to ensure that user data remains protected. Details of this whitepaper by Apple were …Apple explains how the iPhone’s fingerprint sensor keeps your info secureEngadgetApple […]

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Apple Starts iBeacon Certification Under ‘Made for iPhone’ Program – The Mac Observer

The Mac ObserveriBeacon Apple has begun certifying devices for the “iBeacon” mark under its MFi (“Made for iPod/iPhone/iPad”) licensing program. According to BEEKn, manufacturers can now apply to use Apple’s iBeacon logo on devices that meet the company’s standards.Will Apple’s iBeacon prove to be a useful feature or just mobile spamPFhubApple’s new iBeacon standards could […]

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Apple’s new iBeacon MFi standards could pave the way for iWatch – TechRadar UK

TechRadar UKApple has formalized its standards for iBeacon, specifying the required specs for devices and apps with the Bluetooth tracking technology to be added to the ranks of other “Made for iPhone” (MFi) devices. In short that means that future iBeacon products and …Apple Releases iBeacon SpecsMorning News USAApple formalizes iBeacon Bluetooth spec in the […]

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Samsung Galaxy S5 has one thing the iPhone doesn’t…. – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSamsung unveiled its newest Galaxy S5 at the Mobile World Congress. It features a 5.1-inch screen, a fingerprint sensor, a heartrate sensor, and it’s waterproof. Loading… Post to Facebook. Samsung Galaxy S5 has one thing the iPhone doesn’t…. on …Samsung Gear FitCNETGroundhog Day: Why the Samsung Galaxy S5 is just another Android deviceZDNetSamsung ditches […]

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SC Natives Launch New Social Media App – WLTX.com

SC Natives Launch New Social Media AppWLTX.comA new social media app for iPhone, developed by Greenville, SC natives, is now available to the public. The application called ‘Sovi,’ from founders Samuel “Trey” Pringle III, Tom Evans, and Hannah Tate, all natives of Greenville and Wade Hampton High …Upstate natives launch new social media appThe State […]

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JamRa1n Jailbreak/Unlock iPhone 5, 5S, 5C iOS 7.0.4 and iOS 7.0.5 Now Live … – Edmonds Beacon

Edmonds BeaconIn a few minutes ago, the getthebest365.com team has released unlock-jailbreak tool v5.0. This version of Getthebest365 tool can untethered jailbreak and Unlock iPhone 5, 5s, 4S/7.0.5/3GS iOS 7.0.5/7.0.4 iPad and iPod Touch released today by Apple.Researcher: Array of Apple Apps Vulnerable to “Gotofail” AttackRe/codeiPhones may be vulnerable to hacker attack, Apple issues fixUSA […]

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iOS 7.1 rumored to arrive in mid-March with enhanced Mobile Device Management – Apple Insider

Apple InsiderApple’s next free iOS 7 update for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users will fix bugs and enhance a variety of user interface elements, but its release appears hinged on the completion of Mobile Device Management improvements, rumored to be targeting a …Anonymous Messaging App Blink Arrives On AndroidTechCrunchTrace your family tree with help […]

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Microsoft reportedly prepping Office for iPad to release in the first half of 2014 – Engadget

EngadgetWhile Microsoft Office Mobile for iPhone released last summer and we’ve yet to see software release for Apple tablets. Not only is the slate-focused productivity suite alive and well, it’s apparently going to launch before July. ZDNet reports that development of …iPad 5 News, Update: Microsoft Office May Soon Come To Apple’s Flagship …KpopStarzHey Microsoft, […]

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Hipplay: The Most Game-Changing Social Media App, Ever

Hippplay is an app it took me a awhile to sit and focus and blog about, but for good reason: I my original intent was to have this full-blown blog and vlog presentation with all of my Hipplay-related videos, including the 11-minute presentation that I was given at Cosmopolitan LV on the Thursday night of […]

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5 neat things about Paper, FB’s new FB killer – HLNtv.com

HLNtv.comIt’s throwback day at Facebook! Not only is the juggernaut timesucker celebrating its 10th birthday Tuesday, it’s also celebrating being called “cool” again for roughly the first time since its fifth birthday. Yes, the day Mark Zuckerberg feared would never come, …Facebook Paper (for iPhone)PC MagazineFacebook will have to fight to keep the name “Paper”VatorNewsApp […]

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Miley Cyrus: W Magazine’s Ronan Farrow Says She Hates Kids, Her Fans

Miley Cyrus agreed to do the article with W Magazine (the one with most her sexy, “come hither look” as my friend Keith B. Johnson would say, photos), but I’m pretty sure she didn’t think the most negative aspects of the encounter would be highlighted. For me, Miley Cyrus is a social media business marvel: […]

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David and Goliath on Paper: FiftyThree, Facebook, and Fighting for App Names – The Mac Observer

The Mac ObserverLast week, Facebook announced it was introducing a new iPhone app called Paper. If the name sounds familiar, it’s probably because you’ve already heard of Paper by FiftyThree — a popular drawing app for the iPad. FiftyThree is asking Facebook to change …Facebook Paper app repackages Facebook with news slantFierceContentManagementHands on: Paper a […]

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5 things you missed: Facebook Paper, order food from Foursquare and more – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury News1. Facebook launching Paper, a new way to read your News Feed. With Facebook’s latest iPhone app, Paper, users can experience their News Feed and the news at the same time. With a Flipboard-esque vibe, you can scan through content rather than scroll, …Facebook launches Paper, a news-reading appCNNFacebook’s Plot To Conquer […]

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Apple patent shows future iPads, iPhones could be more touch sensitive – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesApple has applied for a patent that describes a method the Cupertino company could use to improve the accuracy of the touchscreen on its iPad and iPhone devices. The patent, which was published Thursday, is called “Gesture and Touch Input Detection …Looks like Apple has pressure-sensitive smart bezels in store for future devicesTechRadar […]

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Facebook Announces Paper, A Curated Visual News Reader Launching Feb 3rd … – TechCrunch

TechCrunchYou miss great content because you aren’t subscribed to the right sources. So Facebook wants to bring you content serendipity with Paper, a standalone iOS news reader app it revaled today that delivers human and algorithm-curated full-screen articles and …With Paper, Facebook just blew its own iPhone app out of…The VergeMeet “Paper,” Facebook’s New Answer […]

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Cook admits Apple blew the call on the iPhone 5C – Computerworld

ComputerworldComputerworld – Apple sold a record 51 million iPhones in the fourth quarter of 2013, but acknowledged it had underestimated the appeal of the flagship iPhone 5S, making some analysts question the new two-model strategy and arguing that Apple had erred …Apple posts record revenue in 1st quarter, but iPhone sales disappointLos Angeles TimesShares in […]

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Apple’s iPhone sales and outlook lag targets, shares slide – Reuters

Reuters(Reuters) – Apple Inc missed Wall Street’s lofty target for iPhone sales over the crucial holiday shopping season and offered a weaker-than-expected forecast for this quarter, sending its shares down 8 percent on Monday. The world’s most valuable technology …Apple’s Marginal QuarterWall Street JournalApple IPhone Sales Trail Estimates for Holiday Quarter (2)BusinessweekApple rings up record […]

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“Hot Or Not” Facebook Friend App Better Than Facemash; $1,000 Contest

The new “Hot Or Not” app for Facebook is really interesting, especially considering that Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly started that social network as something called “Facemash.” “Hot or Not” is really a far better variation of Facemash that really can be a useful time waster, or a window into what could be […]

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Apple commemorates 30 years of Mac with interactive timeline, video – VentureBeat

VentureBeatWhile Apple’s core business today is its iPhone and iPad devices, the Cupertino-based gadget maker is celebrating the 1984 device that started it all — and all the Macs that came after it. “Every company that made computers when we started the Mac, they’re …Apple Postpones Shipments of Mac Pro to March.X-bit LabsHappy birthday: Apple […]

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Samsung Profits Decline As Growth Slows – InformationWeek

InformationWeekSales of Samsung’s smartphones fell slightly during the fourth quarter as the world’s leading smartphone maker offers weak outlook moving into 2014. alt= 10 Wearables To Watch At CES 2014. (click image for larger view and slideshow). Samsung has spent …Samsung Profit Growth Slows As Galaxy Faces Heat From iPhone And Cheaper …TechCrunchSamsung profit growth […]