Father?s Day 2012: Top 7 Tech Gift Ideas For Work, Play And Everything In Between

Father’s Day 2012: Top 7 Tech Gift Ideas For Work, Play, And Everything In Between
With Father?s Day right around the corner, some shoppers may be scrambling to find the perfect last-minute gift for their dad. Ditch the lame ties and boring paperweights and find something dad will really appreciate. For the tech-savvy fathers and those who can barely send a text, these gadget gifts are sure to provide a pleasant surprise this Sunday.
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iOS 6 Maps: 5 Features Of The Google Maps Killer For Apple iPhone, iPad

Google Maps has been a signature feature of the iPhone since its first launch in 2007, but that will now change. At the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, Apple introduced a new Maps application as a part of the new iOS 6 platform coming in the fall. But this Maps app isn't built by Google; this one is Apple-made.
Craig Federighi, Apple Senior Vice President, Software Engineering stands on stage with a man in a racing suit, AKA, Fake Stig, to demo Racer OS X during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2012 in San Francisco

At WWDC 2012, He's Not the Stig! Does the Gimmick Bode Poorly For Apple? [PHOTOS]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has taken aim squarely at the hearts of gearheads and Top Gear fans by welcoming the legendary Stig (well, according to they're calling him Mr. X, but he sure looks like The Stig) on stage at the World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2012 to play the CSR racing game for iOS and Mac, Monday. While fun at first sight, however, the move may be indicative of cracks in Apple's finely polished marketing veneer.
Apple iOS 6: Features We Hope To See Unveiled At WWDC 2012

Apple iOS 6: Features We Hope To See Unveiled At WWDC 2012

So much for doubling down on secrecy. On Friday, several San Francisco residents snapped photos of banners being raised in the Moscone Center's west exhibition hall, one of the event sites for Apple's 2012 Worldwide Developer's Conference (WWDC), for the iOS 6. Even though WWDC 2012 will apparently center around the Mac, Apple will nevertheless find time to introduce developers to new tools and features for the iPhone's and iPad's next-generation operating system.
Apple iPhone 5 Preview? Tactus Technology Unveils Dynamic Touchscreen For Smartphones [VIDEO]

Possible Apple iPhone 5 Feature? Tactus Technology Unveils Dynamic Touchscreen For Smartphones

On Tuesday, Fremont, Calif.-based Tactus Technology unveiled its solution to the touchscreen keyboard at SID Display Week 2012, showing off a prototype of an interface with appearing and disappearing keys that rise out of the touchscreen to provide a guide for your fingers and feedback to confirm the selection. A similar technology was reportedly being built for Apple's sixth-generation smartphone, presumably called the iPhone 5.
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Samsung Galaxy S3 Pre-Orders Open On Verizon, Early July Launch

Verizon began accepting preorders for the Samsung Galaxy S3 on Wednesday, but orders won't be delivered until early July, according to a screenshot on a popular gadgets' website, which would likely make it one of the last major U.S. carriers to release the phone. According to, the phone won't be available from Verizon until July 9.
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Samsung Galaxy S3 To Turn Red, But Just For AT&T

All major U.S carriers will be stocking the Samsung Galaxy S3 in coming weeks, but AT&T will stand out as the company plans to release an exclusive red version of the phone this summer, Tech Crunch reported.
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Transit Of Venus 2012: How, Where To Watch Rare Solar Event

The rare Transit of Venus will come to the United States Tuesday, as the second planet in the solar system will pass in front of the sun as it sets. The event occurs only once every century, so it's best to prepare ahead of time. Here's how.
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E3 2012 Rumors: Xbox 360 May Stream From Console To Phone With New App, More To Come With Next-Gen System

Remember when we said Microsoft has ?big plans? for the future of its Xbox console? With the Electronic Entertainment Expo beginning June 5, rumors about what the video game industry will unveil are starting to heat up. One of the most recent speculations to surface involves plans from Microsoft to offer a new feature that will stream Xbox 360 content from games directly to a mobile phone or tablet.


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