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Rumored iWatch team grows by one more with new biometrics-related hire

The iWatch rumor mill is at it again, this time because of a recent hire by the company from Cupertino. Marcelo Lamego, former chief technology officer at Cercacor (that makes non-invasive patient monitoring tech), previously worked on sensor based medical technologies with Cercacor. One of those things includes the Pronto 7, sold by Masimo (the company…

Apple increasing hiring for iAd team before iTunes Radio launch

Apple, it appears, is trying to work on scaling up its iAd team before the inevitable launch of iTunes Radio, which will most likely come sometime around the September 10th event next week. According to the report from Ad Age, Apple has posted 40 different iAd related job listings in August alone, 5 of which were via its own site with the other 35 coming…

John Gruber says nothing punitive about Bob Mansfield’s removal from executive team

Reports of Bob Mansfield’s removal from Apple’s executive team were swirling around the internet earlier, so John Gruber did some “asking around” to find out what exactly it is that Bob Mansfield will be doing over in Cupertino. Apple’s response was to the finding that he had been removed from Apple’s executive team was that he would be staying to work on…

Dropbox for Business creates “team folders” feature

Dropbox has just introduced a new feature called “team folders,” which allows administrators of a team to create a folder that is instantly shared to all members of that team. That’s really it, nice and simple. They are even easy to make: Creating a team folder is a snap! In the admin console, click Team folder in the left panel and go to New team…

Former Apple executive hired to lead “smart devices” team at Intel

When you think “Intel”, you most likely do not think “mobile.” Intel and mobile devices have rarely come together. In a bid to try and get into the ever growing mobile market, however, Intel has hired former Apple VP Mike Bell to head up what is called a “smart devices” team. According to AllThingsD, the team will look at “emerging technologies” to create…

iPhone 5 jailbreak is on the way

As usual, the jailbreak community has been put on hold with the release of the new iPhone. But don’t lose hope yet! It seems like the iPhone 5 jailbreak is well on its way. The iPhone 5 is reportedly proving very difficult to jailbreak, as Apple now has a long history patching the security holes that jailbreak developers utilize. (I would liken it…