Articles by Dave Smith
- Apple's New iPhone 5s Commercial Will Hit You Right In The Feels [VIDEO]
December 17 2013 3:24 PM
Apple's new heartfelt 90-second commercial for the iPhone 5s might just make your eyes rain -- even if you’re a grinch around this time of year.
- Apple Announces 2013 iTunes Awards Winners
December 17 2013 11:13 AM
Apple on Monday announced its 2013 iTunes Store Awards winners, which include the best apps, books, music, movies and TV shows from its digital store.
- Google Poaches Top Microsoft Engineer
December 16 2013 2:51 PM
Microsoft was unable to deter one of its key engineers, Blaise Agüera y Arcas, from leaving the company and joining Google.
- Quotes For Custom Mac Pro Configurations Top $9,000
December 14 2013 9:19 AM
Reports of pricing beyond the standard Mac Pro configurations suggests the maxed-out Apple desktop could cost more than $9,000.
- How To Download And Install iOS 7.1 Beta 2 Right Now
December 14 2013 8:42 AM
Apple on Friday released iOS 7.1 beta 2, which arrives three and a half weeks after the mid-November release of the first iOS 7.1 beta.
- Apple's Most Popular Smartphone - A China Sensation
December 13 2013 12:09 PM
The iPhone 5s is off to an incredibly impressive start in the U.S. and especially China, where Apple was hoping to make greater inroads in 2013.
- Apple Scores Legal Win vs. Samsung In South Korea
December 12 2013 1:01 PM
Samsung Electronics lost another battle in its long and contentious mobile patent war with Apple Inc.
- Apple Supplier Pegatron In Trouble Again
December 11 2013 3:02 PM
New York-based China Labor Watch is again calling for answers from Taiwan-based Pegatron, a key Apple supplier, due to the death of an underage worker.
- iPhone 5s Availability Is Near Perfect
December 10 2013 11:34 AM
Nearly three months since the manic debut of the iPhone 5s, Apple’s high-end smartphone for 2013 is now shipping "within 24 hours."
- Holiday Stress Reliever: Apple's '12 Days Of Gifts' App
December 10 2013 10:30 AM
Apple's free “12 Days Of Gifts” app is available from the iOS App Store, but the giveaways won’t actually begin until Dec. 26.
- Does Facebook Want Users To 'Sympathize'?
December 09 2013 4:45 PM
Facebook is working on a button to counterbalance “Like," but the rumored "sympathize" button would not be available for every post.
- Why It's Apple's Big Week
December 09 2013 10:58 AM
The iPhone 5s and 5c figure prominently in the week's activities.
- Ryan Seacrest Wants A Physical iPhone Keyboard
December 06 2013 11:17 AM
TV personality and “American Idol” host Ryan Seacrest is an iPhone owner doesn’t seem too happy with the iPhone's built-in keyboard solution.
- Apple's New Mac Pro May Launch Dec. 16, According To German Retailer
December 04 2013 4:33 PM
The 2013 Mac Pro from Apple may see its release date on Monday, Dec. 16, if one German retailer's online listing is accurate.
- Meet YotaPhone, Russia’s Dual Screen Android Smartphone
December 04 2013 12:43 PM
The biggest difference between Russia’s YotaPhone and most other smartphones is its e-ink screen, which complements the phone’s other full-color LCD display.
- 5 Ways Apple Could Utilize Topsy
December 03 2013 12:07 PM
There are several ways Apple could make use of San Francisco-based Topsy's social analytics tools.
- 5 Ways Amazon Prime Air Could Fail
December 02 2013 3:40 PM
The technology and the politics do not favor Amazon Prime Air, the company's futuristic delivery service that uses drones.
- Why Does Apple Want 3D Sensing Tech?
November 25 2013 3:03 PM
Israel-based PrimeSense made a name for itself on the Kinect, but Apple plans to use the firm's 3D tech to strengthen its product portfolio.
- 3 Possible Features Rumored For The 2014 iPhone
November 23 2013 11:40 AM
We can’t help but look ahead to the eighth-generation iPhone set to release in late 2014: Here's what rumors are predicting for the “iPhone 6.”
- China Mobile Launching iPhone 5 Successors On Dec. 18?
November 22 2013 10:44 AM
Analysis: we believe the company will release Apple's new iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c on that date.