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Students recreate skeumorphic iPhone in incredible project

The departure of Scott Forstall, and Jony Ive’s influence over iOS 7 was arguably the best thing to happen to Apple’s mobile operating system. For many, the word skeumorphism conjured hideous images of stitched leather, green felt, yellow pages and more. Whilst the concept of skeumorphic apps was something of a novelty, it very quickly began to wear out,…

mReminder bring intelligent reminders and scheduling for the whole family [Kickstarter Project]

Kickstarter Project the mReminder from e-Mobile Software has caught our eye! The mReminder is a reminder and scheduling gadget for your entire family, and certainly looks impressive on paper. The mReminder is a mobile enabled stationary tablet which becomes a hub for your family’s life. The mReminder is very much a collective device, which can be…

Apple employees dismiss possibility of “fake” project assignments

  There were some rumors floating around today about Apple tasking employees with “fake” projects, or “dummy” projects. It was previously reported that these so-called “dummy” projects would be used to determine whether a new employee could keep a secret, as Apple strives to keep as much of its future product releases under wraps. However, Ars…

Kickstarter Lightning charger denied licensing approval from Apple

A particularly popular Kickstarter project that plans to power multiple devices from one charger has been denied licensing approval from Apple. The project – named POP – has received over $139,000 of funding (the funding goal was $50,000), but Apple is no longer happy to authorize the use of neither its 30 -pin connector nor its new Lightning…

T-Mobile starting iPhone Readiness campaign for unlocked devices?

The folks over at our sister site TmoNews have just posted up some pictures showing a document regarding a rumored “iPhone Readiness” program. The program is part of T-Mobile’s efforts in readying its employees for support of unlocked iPhone devices. The goal of this program is to let customers have a simple and easy transition over to the T-Mobile…