Apple, iPhone

How time flies: Apple’s iPhone turned 10

10 years ago, on June 29, 2007, the original iPhone went on sale in the United States. Customers lined up to get their hands on it at Apple stores across the country and at some AT&T retailers. Apple stores stayed open until midnight the night of the launch, allowing customers to purchase up to two… Continue reading How time flies: Apple’s iPhone turned 10

iPhone, Microsoft, Mobile, software development

Smart tattoo – next step and the future of wearables?

Wearable tech devices, such as smart watches and bracelets, have firmly stepped into our everyday life and accompany us in different spheres of life. And who knows, we may soon witness the next tech revolution in the wearable world. Microsoft Research and MIT Media Lab PhD students have teamed up to create the next level… Continue reading Smart tattoo – next step and the future of wearables?

Mobile

iBeacon revolution: what is it?

iBeacon is the name used for Apple’s technology that provides location-based services and information to mobile applications on both Android and iOS devices using Bluetooth Low Energy. The beacons themselves are small transmitters that can be placed in stores or specific points of interest, such as museums or airports. Apps installed on mobile devices “listen”… Continue reading iBeacon revolution: what is it?

Gaming, Mobile

The List of Open Source iPhone Game Engines

We are often asked about which iOS game engine to use. It is believed that most companies are looking for a free game engine so here is a comparison of the different open source iPhone game engines that actually have apps out there.  Also these game engines now support the iPad. Sparrow Framework The Sparrow Framework is… Continue reading The List of Open Source iPhone Game Engines

Apple

Three predictions for Apple in 2015

Some Apple trends are easier to predict than others. Just what does 2015 have in store? Here are three bets which are safe to make in my opinion. Many Apple product launches generate universal appeal, predicting Apple successes isn't very difficult. What is challenging, however, is identifying new trends, specifying actual sales numbers, and accurately forecasting… Continue reading Three predictions for Apple in 2015