Elon Musk Has a Plan to Get You Anywhere on Earth in An Hour

Two heads might be better than one, but what about two futuristic transportation technologies? Elon Musk seems to think so. This morning, May 16, the tech luminary took to his favorite communication platform (Twitter) to announce plans to combine SpaceX’s BFR (Big F*cking Falcon Rocket) with The Boring Company’s underground hyperloop. The result? A transportation system that could […]

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Apple Watch 4 Could Feature Face ID

The next Apple smartwatch – likely to be unveiled in September and likely to be dubbed the Apple Watch Series 4 (if Apple sticks to the plan of the last couple of years) – could feature the Face ID tech that is built into the company’s latest flagship smartphone: the iPhone X. Patently Apple has […]

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You can now ask Google Home devices to send location-based reminders to your phone

Google Home devices now let you set location-based reminders. All you have to do is tell Google Assistant that you want to be reminded of something when you are at a certain location. You can say things like, “Hey Google, set a reminder to pick up more coffee at the grocery store.” Since your Google […]

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Apple Watch: What does the future hold?

As the Apple Watch prepares to turn three, Apple’s preeminent wearable has hit an interesting inflection point. It’s neither the raw, “does everything and the kitchen sink” device that it was when the company first announced it, but neither is its path forward obvious. Apple’s added low-hanging fruit like GPS and LTE, and attempted to make the […]

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Checking your heart rate through the Apple Watch and other devices

When it came to her heart, Ramona Anderson was the picture of health. She was a vegan, never smoked and walked around her Coral Springs subdivision on a daily basis. One day that changed. It was April 2016, and 59-year-old Anderson started to feel pain in her chest. She took some pain medication and checked […]

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Snap stock plummets after Kylie Jenner declares Snapchat dead

It’s been a rough week for Snap. The company’s update for Snapchat has been poorly received, and today, Snap’s stock price took another tumble following a tweet from Kylie Jenner declaring that she was done with the social imaging app. sooo does anyone else not open Snapchat anymore? Or is it just me… ugh this is so […]

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Apple could be buying cobalt from mining companies directly

Cobalt is the new oil. Car companies and battery manufacturers are all rushing to secure multiyear contracts with mining companies for their lithium-ion batteries. According to a Bloomberg report, Apple is also participating in this game as the company wants to secure its long-term supplies. The company has never done this before with cobalt. Apple relies […]

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Wireless Carriers Sold a Third of All Apple Watches in the U.S. Last Quarter

In the smartphone market, wireless carriers are easily the most important distribution channel for smartphone OEMs. That even applies to Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), despite the fact that it has a huge network of retail stores where consumers can go buy an iPhone directly from the company. Most smartphone buyers still prefer to walk into their carrier’s retail stores […]

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Apple said to debut voice-activated Siri AirPods in 2018, water-resistant model in 2019

Apple is preparing a couple of updating models of AirPods, according to Bloomberg. The popular fully wireless earbud-style headphones that Apple introduced last year are currently on track for a refresh in 2018 with the addition of a new version of the “W” line of chips that Apple created specifically to manage and improve Bluetooth-based connections […]

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Apple Is Officially Taking Over the Watch Business

Apple is taking over the watch industry. The company sold more watches last quarter than Rolex, Omega, and Swatch combined. “The cellular version of the Apple Watch was in strong demand in the U.S., Japan, and Australia, where all major operators stocked it in time for the holiday season,” said Vincent Thielke, an analyst at industry researcher Canalys. In […]

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