The Wikipedia Foundation, the non-profit that operates Wikpedia, has announced the debut of its new commercial product: Wikimedia Enterprise. It will launch later this year and offer “paid developer tools and services that make it easier for companies and organizations to consume and re-use Wikimedia data,” according to the Wikimedia Enterprise landing page. The service is … Continue reading Wikipedia is looking to charge big tech for use of its service
Apple has officially updated its Apple Maps feature to allow users to find nearby COVID-19 vaccination locations. Apple services will showcase 20,000 vaccination locations across the nation. In order to find the nearest location, users can tap on the search bar and tap the specified COVID-19 Vaccination icon, found under the “Find Nearby” menu. Additionally, … Continue reading Apple Maps Are Helping People Find COVID-19 Vaccination Sites
A new render of the Apple iPhone 13 Pro highlights a 6.1-inch always-on display with ProMotion qualities and a 120 Hertz adaptive refresh rate. It also believed that the display will be an energy-efficient LTPO (low-temperature polycrystalline oxide) OLED display manufactured by Samsung with a smaller top-notch and Touch ID sensor under the screen. Powering … Continue reading Apple iPhone 13 Renders First Look
The watch, part of a new Black Unity Collection of products, comes with a black, green, and red striped band and face, meant to reflect the Pan-African flag. It otherwise appears to be the standard aluminum version of the Apple Watch Series 6, with pricing starting at $399. The band will also be available separately … Continue reading Apple launched a limited-edition Apple Watch for Black History Month
Multiple sources are calling the new technology “Apple Glasses,” and it works much in the same way a user can unlock their MacBook when wearing an Apple Watch. In the patent, Apple has described the device as “an authenticated device that is worn by a user as a head-mounted device.” Devices are only unlocked when … Continue reading Apple has filed a patent for hi-tech glasses that could unlock all your Apple devices.
Apple has revealed its spherical Apple Marina Bay Sands store in Singapore designed by architecture studio Foster + Partners, which it describes as its "most ambitious retail project". Built in Singapore's Marina Bay alongside the Moshe Safdie-designed Marina Bay Sands hotel, the Apple Store is completely surrounded by water. The transparent glass sphere designed by … Continue reading Apple unwraps spherical glass Apple Store in Singapore by Foster + Partners
Apple has experimented with various implementations of the color black over the years, but it hasn't sold a black MacBook since 2008. That looks to be about to change. A new patent published by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) suggests Apple is bringing a revolutionary matte black finish to future MacBooks. According … Continue reading APPLE’S WORKING ON A MATTE BLACK “LIGHT-ABSORBING” LAPTOP
After working on projects for Apple in Miami, Tokyo, Paris, Dubai, and New York City, architects Foster + Partners have one again added their flair to the tech firm's retail space. Located in Bangkok, Foster + Partners' latest Apple Store emerges like a tree and covers the space with a large canopy. Overlooking a public … Continue reading This Apple Store Looks Like a Futuristic Tree Bearing “Fruit” for the Digital Age
An iCar? iTruck? Either way, Apple is delving head-first into the automotive industry and is developing a self-driving car, which is reportedly "similar to Tesla." According to a report from Digitimes, the tech giant has partnered with TSMC, a Taiwanese company that produces semiconductors, to develop autonomous driving chips for self-driving Apple cars. Apple and TSMC have an extensive … Continue reading Here is What we Know About Apple’s Ambitious Car Project!
Apple has refused to refund a parent whose child spent $16K USD on Sonic Forces in the app store. Mother of 6-year-old son Jessica Johnson from Connecticut has appealed to Apple, claiming her son made the purchases without her permission, but the tech giant has not budged. George started playing Sonic Forces earlier this year on his mother’s iPad. All … Continue reading Apple Rejects Refund from Parent Whose 6-Year-Old Spent $16K USD on ‘Sonic Forces’