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Umoove app for iOS shows off awesome face and eye tracking technology

Face and eye tracking has always been something of a novelty (do people really use eye tracking on Galaxy phones?), but Umoove is looking to make it a reality for games and apps on iOS. Umoove has released an application on iOS that demonstrates the technology, and has even provided an API so developers can implement this in their own apps. The Umoove…

Jailbreak News: Samsung S4 features on your iPhone [VID]

Today Matt talks about some popular features on the S4 making their way to iOS. Features like smart pause and picture-in-picture. Matt also talks about another tweak called slide2dismiss which allows users to quickly remove iOS banner notifications with a swipe. Finally he wraps up the video mentioning a new minimalistic theme called Aplo. Tweaks…

Face detection uncovered in iOS 5

The guys over at 9to5 Mac did some digging around iOS 5’s code and came across something pretty interesting. It appears that Apple is utilizing its 2010 purchase of Polar Rose – a company that specializes in face detection – by incorporating it into new software releases. We’ve seen a bit of this in OS X Lion built into Photo Booth. There are now nine…