Number of websites surge past one billion milestone

Number of websites surge past one billion milestone

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“The number of websites has burst above one billion and is growing apace, according to figures updated in real time by online tracker Internet Live Stats,” Agence France-Presse reports.

“Tim Berners-Lee, considered the father of the World Wide Web, touted the milestone on Twitter — one of the most prominent websites in the mushrooming but sometimes murky Internet…

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Ars Technica reviews iOS 8: ‘Transformative’

Ars Technica reviews iOS 8: ‘Transformative’

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“iOS 7 and iOS 8 feel like two halves of the same update, two equally necessary steps in the journey from Old iOS to Modern iOS. iOS 7 was a facelift, a new release that added some nice user- and developer- facing features but was overwhelmingly focused on changing the way existing parts of the system looked,” Andrew Cunningham writes for Ars Technica. “iOS 8 freshens…

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Can Apple disrupt the luxury watch industry with a $10,000 Apple Watch?

Can Apple disrupt the luxury watch industry with a $10,000 Apple Watch?

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“As the Apple Watch was announced, three tiers were named: Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch, and Apple Watch Edition. The prices for the Apple Watch Sport will start at $349, and nothing more was said,” Ewan Spence writes for Forbes. “”

“Given the materials suggested, the Apple Watch Sport with aluminium at $349 is a reasonable price. It’s the pricing for the second and…

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The Telegraph reviews Apple’s 64-bit iPhone 6 Plus: ‘It’s peerless’

The Telegraph reviews Apple’s 64-bit iPhone 6 Plus: ‘It’s peerless’

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“If there’s a consistent complaint about the iPhone, it’s battery life. If there’s a consistent trend in mobile phones as a whole, it’s to ever bigger screens,” Matt Warman writes for The Telegraph. “With the iPhone 6 Plus, Apple addresses both those issues, and demonstrates that it may have taken its time but it can certainly play with the big boys.”

“What’s made the…

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Full video: Apple CEO Tim Cook’s interview with Charlie Rose - Part 2

Full video: Apple CEO Tim Cook’s interview with Charlie Rose – Part 2

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[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]In part two of his wide-ranging interview with Charlie Rose, Apple CEO Tim Cook talks about privacy, security, the environment, U2, diversity, competition, Apple data centers, renewable energy, hiking the U.S. national parks, human rights, (Product) RED, and beyond the Internet.

If we focus on great products that enrich people’s lives and we do that well, really well,…

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Chart: Apple’s iOS 8 release times worldwide

Chart: Apple’s iOS 8 release times worldwide

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[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]Apple’s iOS 8, the biggest release since the launch of the App Store, will be available starting Wednesday, September 17 to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users as a free software update.

iOS 8 delivers a simpler, faster and more intuitive user experience with new Messages and Photos features, predictive typing for Apple’s QuickType™ keyboard and Family Sharing. iOS 8…

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Apple’s next product unveiling slated for second half of October

Apple’s next product unveiling slated for second half of October

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“Though the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch have been formally introduced, Apple is far from calling it quits on 2014, with the company’s next major product unveiling expected to take place around mid-to-late October,” AppleInsider reports.

“A person familiar with the company’s pre-launch logistics says Apple has set internal project and marketing deadlines of mid-October,…

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Getting ready for and installing iOS 8 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

Getting ready for and installing iOS 8 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“After the biggest visual overhaul in iOS history last year, the new iOS 8 doesn’t offer a bold and freshly overhauled look, but will bring many brand new features to your aging iOS device, and improved functionality upon its rollout on September 17th,” Daniel P. reports for iPhone Arena. “These are arriving to the Apple iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, or iPhone 5s,…

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Re/code reviews Apple’s iOS 8: ‘Fast, solid and fresh’

Re/code reviews Apple’s iOS 8: ‘Fast, solid and fresh’

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]Apple’s free [iOS 8] operating system “seems to have an answer for your biggest gripes, checking them off the list, one by one. It also throws in some new features that you won’t know you needed until you try them. And it gives you faster ways to navigate your phone,” Katherine Boehret writes for Re/code.

“This free software update to the iPhone operating system seems…

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