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Overview of the new Pebble 2.0 update

Finally, the Pebble update to version 2.o has landed! But, what all is included in this monstrous update? Well, a lot, actually. Not only does this include version 2.0 firmware for the Pebble smartwatch, but it also comes with a full revamp of the application itself. No longer is it just a simple front for moving apps to and from your Pebble, but now it…

Nokia commercial calls out iPad for not having keyboard

Nokia isn’t new to the idea of making commercials subliminally aimed at Apple products; do you remember the zombies from using flash at night? The new owner of Nokia’s handset division also isn’t new to making such commercials, so when you combine the two, it was almost as if we could have expected something like this coming. This new commercial, which…

OS X Mavericks coming out today for FREE

The Apple keynote is going on right now, and we finally have a Mavericks date and price. Of course, new features of Mavericks includes things such as the vastly improved multi-display support, the new version of Safari, the new Maps application, Notification improvements, Finder improvements, and more. OS X Mavericks is a huge advancement to OS X, and now…

iOS 7 beats out competition in “User Experience Shootout”

iOS 7 was released just under a week ago, and already adoption rates have broken records. Well, to see how it stacked up against the competition (and even earlier revisions of iOS), Pfeiffer Consulting put together a “User Experience Shootout” involving iOS 7, iOS 6, Android (specifically Samsung’s TouchWiz), Windows Phone 8, and BB10. Overall, iOS 7 beat…

Google Play Books updated with sepia theme and rental support

Google Play Books (still don’t know why it chose “Play,” but whatever) has just been updated to version 1.6.0, bringing with it a few new features in preparation for the textbook rollout that Google is doing right now. Announced back in June at Google I/O, Google said that it would be bringing textbooks to Play Books in August. Well, here we are in August,…

Halfbrick releases “Fish Out Of Water” game for iOS

Halfbrick, the makers of Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride, two popular iOS games, has released its new “Fish Out Of Water” game to the App Store. The basics of the game are that you launch fish with different abilities, power-ups, etc in order to get the highest time that is determined on flight time and a number of other things. Above is some video of the…

TiP Daily 4/9/2013: Colored iPhone 5S, iPad 5 production, more! [VID]

TiP Daily April 9, 2013: New rumors hint at a colored iPhone 5S, reports put production of the iPad 5 at August of this year, and more! – Colored iPhones: http://tinyurl.com/cxz4qde – iPad 5 production: http://tinyurl.com/cjxbzha – iMessage outage: http://tinyurl.com/ccdro3s – Follow me on Twitter: http://tinyurl.com/6xjt8hc – TiP on…

Woz scared for Apple’s ‘cool’ image, believes the company should branch out to other ecosystems

In a recent Bloomberg interview, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak expressed his concern for Apple’s image, as well discussing the company’s appeal and exploring some rumors. It seems that Apple’s decline in share price since September has gotten Woz worried about  whether the company’s appeal is decreasing. As Woz said: “We used to have these ads, I’m…

Apple releases iOS 6.1.2 to fix Exchange bug

iOS 6.1.2 was just released by Apple with the promised Exchange calendar bug fix. According to the update text, which can be seen above, this also should help battery life for those that use Exchange for their calendar service. As is the usual, if you are jailbroken it is recommended that you do not update yet, but being such a fast update, evasi0n will…