Articles by Dave Smith
- Apple's iPhone 5s Availability Is Near-Perfect, But China Mobile Could Change That
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.
- How And Why Google Exploited Safari
November 19 2013 12:38 PM
Google reached a $17 million settlement after it exploited Apple's Safari Web browser.
- How To Download And Install iOS 7.1 Beta Right Now
November 18 2013 2:50 PM
Here's how to download and install iOS 7.1 beta onto your iPhone or iPad right now.
- Why The iPhone 5c Is Getting Downsized
November 18 2013 12:02 PM
Order cutbacks from “weak sales” of the iPhone 5c are forcing Apple to shift manufacturing efforts to the higher-end iPhone 5s.
- Apple iPad Air Vs. Retina iPad Mini: Which Is Right For You?
November 16 2013 12:01 PM
Which new iPad is right for you -- the iPad Air, or the iPad mini with Retina display? We analyze both 2013 Apple tablets.
- 3 Potential Applications For IBM’s New Watson Ecosystem
November 14 2013 12:22 PM
IBM is prepping its Watson supercomputer technology to be utilized by third-party developers for the first time.
- MakerBot Introduces 3D Printing Tech To US Schools
November 12 2013 3:52 PM
MakerBot Academy, mentioned in the 2013 State Of The Union Address, called for a return of manufacturing and technology jobs to the U.S.
- Why Apple Quietly Released iPad Mini With Retina Display
November 12 2013 11:35 AM
We predicted Apple would release the new iPad mini with Retina display on Nov. 22, but Apple surprised everyone and launched it on Tues.
- What Caused The iPad Air Explosion?
November 11 2013 11:27 AM
The iPad Air is hot right now -- so hot, in fact, one demo model almost burned down a Vodafone store in Australia.