US Non-Finance Firms Are Flush With $1.64 Trillion in Cash, Apple Takes the Lead

US Non-Finance Firms Are Flush With $1.64 Trillion in Cash, Apple Takes the Lead
What’s that about the economy being bad? With the recent report from Moody’s Investors Service, it looks like some people are definitely feeling good. According to the report, US firms – not including those who are in the finance industry – have broken a record with what their balance sheets are showing. $1.6 trillion. TRILLION! Can Read more…

These Wooden Apple Accessories by Nordic Appeal Will Make You Look Twice

Nordic Appeal
And they just might make you the object of envy of your coworkers, as well! Nordic Appeal is a Danish design company, which has the mantra “comfort and sustainable design”, and  even if you don’t buy into the sustainable trend, the wooden Apple accessories that this company has made will appeal to your sense of Read more…

“The Collectables” Comes to iOS

"The Collectables" Comes to iOS
Who’s looking for a new game to play? Here’s something that will get your attention: The Collectables. This is not just any game, mind you. Developed by Crytek and DeNA (known for Crysis and Ryse), The Collectables runs on the CryEngine, which has been lauded by gaming experts as “impressive”. The Collectables is a tactical Read more…

“Transparent iPhone” Will Help You Avoid Accidents When Texting While Walking

transparent iphone
You can’t fix stubborn. Or stupid. But we certainly can’t blame anyone who tries. Perseverance and persistence are virtues after all. Then again, there’s perseverance, and there’s creating solutions to what shouldn’t be problems in the first place!  Source Anyhow, someone has unearthed a patent filed by Apple that would create a “transparent iPhone”; transparent Read more…

Are We Going to Get Smudge-Resistant Sapphire Screens From Apple?

smudge-resistant sapphire screens
This is how my iPad Mini Retina looks. Obviously, the games I play tend to concentrate on certain spots on the screen. And, despite my habit of cleaning my devices regularly – at least once a week – I still get these smudges. How does yours compare? While it does not really bother me all Read more…

So Microsoft Office Is Now on the iPad

Microsoft Office for iPad
Haters will be haters, and whether it’s Apple or Microsoft that is the target, there is no arguing with those people who have a blind hatred of these particular brands. If you’re more open-minded, though, you probably are not averse to the idea of using Microsoft Office on your iPad – or Mac, for that Read more…

iOS 7 Adoption Rate Is Impressive

iOS 7 adoption rates
Adoption rates for new operating systems are always a good measure of success, and if the iOS 7 adoption rate is anything to go by, Apple’s latest mobile OS is certainly a success. In spite of all the “issues” that have been attributed to iOS 7 – from excessive battery drain (it’s an iPhone guys!) Read more…

Apple to Turn Ethnically Sensitive With Emojis

emojis
How long did it take you to get into Emojis? If you’re like me, you were late to join the bandwagon; however, once that line was crossed, there was no going back, was there?  Source Emojis came from Japan – where else? – and quickly became popular, perhaps even more than emoticons we manually type Read more…

Apple Sells 500 Millionth iPhone

500 millionth iPhone
Apple is known for many things, not the least of which is putting a high value on milestones. And, one would think that selling its 500 millionth iPhone is a milestone! You don’t really need to think about just how significant the iPhone is – it did change the landscape of mobile phones after all. So, Read more…

Apple Can Read Your iCloud Email Anytime

icloud email
Here’s one area where Apple and Microsoft agree on: they both reserve the right to read your iCloud email at any point in time. This may come as a surprise to some, especially since it seems that the prevailing idea is that Apple doesn’t do “those things” without a court order. Source However, Fortune highlights, Read more…