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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…

“TV Shows” section missing from Apple TV, inaccessible on iTunes

For some odd reason, the “TV Shows” section has gone missing from the Apple TV. As you can see above, the picture was taken from my own personal Apple TV, and the TV Shows section should appear between “Movies” and “Music,” but as you can see it is nowhere to be found. I’m running the latest beta of Apple TV software that is available to developers (hence…

Patent shows how Apple could turn the iPhone into a “smart home” remote

Are you interested in having a smart home that could could control entirely through your mobile device? Well, an Apple patent shows how that might look if the iPhone was the phone you used to control it. US Patent No. 8,519,820, titled “Systems and methods for saving and restoring scenes in a multimedia system,” shows how an app on your iPhone could…

New iPod touch makes video appearance [Video]

In case you missed it (like I did until late last night), Apple released a new iPod touch to take over the now discontinued iPod touch 4th generation. This new iPod touch, costing $229, doesn’t have a camera on the back of it, however it does include the front facing camera for things such as FaceTime and other front facing services. The cheaper iPod touch…

Adobe shows off iPad-compatible stylus and ruler

Adobe earlier today announced that it will be entering the world of accessories, in the form of a stylus that is iPad compatible, and a digital “ruler” that, also, is iPad compatible. The devices use Bluetooth 4.0, so it will only be compatible with the newer line of devices. Both devices are “cloud enabled” and Internet connected, meaning that the settings…

Confirmed: 11 new countries now have iTunes in the Cloud movies

  If you live in Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, or Sweden, welcome to the iTunes in the Cloud (for movies) party. All these European countries have had Apple roll out the service to them today. The official “iTunes in the Cloud and iTunes Match Availability” page over at Apple.com has…