Philips has introduced a new audio DCM3175 and DTM3155, compatible with the iPhone 5, iPad and iPod. Acoustics enabled interface Lightning will fit into any modern interior, bringing in elements of his high-tech style.
Micro DCM3175 equipped with an active subwoofer to create a powerful bass, and thanks to the emitters positioned at different angles, creates a wide band stereo. The maximum output power is 80 watts, surround sound fills the room of any size.
Function Digital Sound Control (Digital Sound Control) sound system allows you to choose one of the modes: Jazz, Rock, Pop and Classic.
Each mode uses graphic equalizing technology to automatically adjust the sound balance, emphasizing the sound frequency, the most important of the selected music genre, and providing high-quality and realistic sound. DTM3155 model equipped with technology wOOx, which allows you to not only hear and feel profoundly deep bass that is richer than any other audio system, according to a company press release. Continue reading
Employees specializing in hacking mobile site iTweakiOS found in the operating system iOS code, the presence of which indicates that Apple has artificially limited the rate of cell data from the iPhone and iPad.
It is about the three largest operators in the United States.
According to Joseph Brown, a special code is in the firmware of smartphones and tablets Apple, working in networks of providers Verizon, AT & T and Sprint. He underestimates the capacity for cellular connectivity. According to the expert, the effect of this setting applies to both the 3G-, and the LTE-connection.
What is the purpose Apple has included this code in iOS? Perhaps, as the iPhone and iPad in the U.S. directly spread operators, it has become a condition for the beginning of their cooperation with Cupertino. Rate-limiting in wireless networks means less load on the infrastructure and reducing operator costs. Continue reading
Just Mobile company expanded its line of accessories for users of “apple” of the technology.
The first device, called AluPocket is a wall mount for the iPhone, and the second – AluDisc – is an aluminum stand for the iMac, making it easy to rotate the desktop computer Apple.
Wall holder AluPocket, designed for mounting to a wall smartphones, deserves special attention. Stylish accessory made of aluminum and black plastic is made in the form of a pocket in which to place the iPhone while it is charging.
Developers models emphasize that AluPocket attached to any wall or surface of the adhesive base, at any moment, you can easily remove. The special design of the device allows you to neatly run the cables along the hull.
Having fixed on the wall AluPocket, you can put it in your smartphone. In this case, the visibility of the display space will be gone, and the depth of the pocket will not let slip the gadget. Accessory sold at 29.95 euros. Continue reading
Once again, Apple engineers have surprised us with their innovative designs.
This time, the company was registered patent relating to touch screens of mobile devices. With the help of some of the elements from the surface of your smartphone or tablet can be “hidden” under the screen itself.
Every year the mobile device from apple company get more and more new features. Many people remember the rumors that very soon the iPhone can get a fingerprint sensor. But do not spoil whether the introduction of new elements appearance apple smartphone?
The latest development of the company’s engineers will place some elements of the device under the touch screen. This is for the camera, flash, and the aforementioned fingerprint scanner. This is achieved by the fact that in a certain part of the operation, the display pixels may become transparent.
The rest of the time the screen will be no different from peers. The benefits of such a course of unusually large. First, it saves precious space on the surface of the mobile devices. Secondly, it will change for the better design and overall impact on the visual appeal of the gadget. Alas, that as soon as the new development will find practical application, we do not know.
The rumors that the next generation of smartphones apple fingerprint sensor will be around for a long time.
But it looks like it will be far from the only interesting innovation. Recently, Apple has received a patent that hints at the fact that very soon the iPhone and iPad will be able to track the movement of the users’ eyes.
The new patent, entitled Electronic Devices With Gaze Detection Capabilities describes the joint work the front camera of the mobile device and the accelerometer. The use of this technology will reduce the drain on the battery.
The principle of operation is quite simple. In that case, if the accelerometer indicates the immobility of the device, the system considers that the user is busy watching videos, web surfing or reading. The front facing camera at this point will be to maintain full activity of the display, if the user’s eyes focused on him. If the user looked away – the screen turns off.
It is still unknown when the apple company will use the new technology in their devices. According to the most optimistic forecasts, tracking of the user’s eyes may appear as early as iOS 7.
It’s no secret that Apple is much more active, and more often than other manufacturers in promoting their products, the latest technology, abandoning their legacy counterparts.
Thus, according to studies, the apple company is much more competition sets in their laptops SSD drives. Despite all the advantages provided by a new type of storage, their relatively high cost still prevents definitively abandon the usual HDD. The share of laptops with SSDs on the market is only 15-20%, while Apple has the figure for the current year may reach 64%.
The advantages of SSD is undeniable – a new type of storage consumes much less energy, operates completely silently and provides an unprecedented increase in the speed of recording over from the HDD.
As for the most recent presentation to Apple, the nearest major event awaits us on June 10. It was at WWDC 2013, rumors, the company is going to introduce a new generation of its MacBook Pro laptops and Ultrabooks MacBook Air.
Apple plans to the end of June to start the system Trade-in. This program will allow owners of smartphones after buying any brand of phone to buy to replace the old model of the last generation iPhone.
It is reported by Bloomberg on Thursday, citing its own sources. To replace a phone plan with the support of Brightstar.
«Brightstar replaces smartphones on the principles of Trade-in to AT & T and T-Mobile, and other carriers and manufacturers against the revival of demand for refurbished iPhone 4 and 4S in emerging markets. Offering a service to replace the outdated smartphones, Apple hopes to entice customers to switch to newer versions of iPhone, making a profit from the sale of obsolete models abroad. ”
If Apple’s terms would correspond to world levels, from the day of purchase iPhone will have to wait at least six months, and the phone at the time of his return must be undamaged and in the complete set. AT & T is paying about $ 200 for a serviceable iPhone 4 and 4S, allowing consumers to buy the iPhone 5 at a significant discount. What amount of b / u devices will offer Apple as part of trade-in, unknown.
Until recently, the only redeeming used Cupertino iPhone 4S / 4, instead of giving out gift cards Apple Gift Card face value equivalent to the cost of these devices. Apple Gift Card can be otovarit as the American branch of the Apple Store Online, and in retail stores Apple Store within the U.S.. The company takes on the responsibility for the final destruction of the survivors in the phone memory of user data, and then sent to an old technique for resale.
According to analysts, the Trade-in program can take advantage of the order of 15% of the buyers of smartphones iPhone.
New rumors about smart watch from Apple once again swim in the network.
This time was the source of life KGI Securities, analysts predict that the emergence of iWatch in the second half of next year.
Now there are few who would deny the fact that the apple company is seriously engaged in the development of smart hours. Some time ago it was reported that Apple has already ordered the creation of the first thousand prototypes and preparing to carry out initial tests.
Alas, for some reason we can not see the fruits of their work this year. This is primarily due to the fact that the mobile iOS platform simply is not designed for devices of this kind. Modification of OSes specifically for iWatch will require a lot of effort and time.
If we talk about the possible specifications iWatch, it is believed that the device will be equipped with a touch screen with a diagonal of 1.5 to 2 inches and a fingerprint scanner. It is possible that intelligent clock will be synchronized with other devices Apple.