Apple is replacing busted fourth-gen iPads with the newer, faster Air 2

Your replacement tablet may be two years newer and faster than your old one. Enlarge / The iPad Air 2 (left) next to the iPad Air (right). (credit: Andrew Cunningham) If you take your fourth-generation iPad into Apple for a repair, the compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaApr 17th, 2017

Apple Pay now in 20 markets, nabs 90% of all contactless transactions where active

 While we are going to have to wait a little longer for Apple to launch payments in iMessage, this weekend, Jennifer Bailey, Apple’s VP of Apple Pay, announced a series of other milestones for the digital wallet and payments service that c.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News23 min. ago

This unique open-air hotel room looks like a giant bird’s nest

A unique hotel room in the middle of one of Kenya's most famous safari spots resembles a giant bird's nest and lets you sleep in the open air. But a night there doesn't come cheep (sorry, couldn't resist). The post This unique open-air hotel room loo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News31 min. ago

Apple COO Jeff Williams met with Foxconn CEO today ahead of iPhone X launch

As previously rumored, Economic Daily News today reports that Apple chief operating officer Jeff Williams had a meeting with Foxconn CEO and chairman Terry Gou in Taipei. ‘Market participants’ familiar with the matter would not disclose d.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News55 min. ago

Here’s how to get Always on Display on Samsung Nougat phones

With both LG and Apple switching to OLED displays, there will be some attention that will be given to features like always on displays or AOD. Samsung, however, has been doing OLED, specifically AMOLED, screens for years now but it was only recently.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Foxconn to ship 25-30 million iPhone X devices in 4Q17, says report

Shipments of iPhone X from Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision), Apple's sole contractor for the device, will reach around 2-3 million units before Apple begins to deliver the model on November 3, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily New.....»»

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Taiwan OSAT firms busy packaging AMD GPUs for new iMacs

While Apple has started to release more orders to AMD for high-end GPUs needed for new iMac series since September 2017, Taiwan-based outsourced semiconductor assembly and test (OSAT) companies has stepped up 2.5D packaging for the GPUs, according to.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 39 min. ago

Isavia seizes Air Berlin A320 over unpaid airport charges

Air Berlin (AB, Berlin Tegel) A320-200 D-ABDX (msn 3995), dry-leased from SKY Leasing according to the ch-aviation fleets database, has been seized by Icelandic airport operator Isavia following its arrival from Dusseldorf on October 19 on flight A.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News2 hr. 6 min. ago

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 Review: Long Name, Compact Size, Quad Core, Good Value

The Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 is a competitively priced Windows convertible, packing the new 8th-gen Intel quad core ultrabook CPUs, it's fast, but also brings solid hardware and value to the table......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

Google looks into reports of Pixel 2 XL screen burn-in problems

It's well-known that OLED displays can suffer from screen burn-in if objects regularly remain on screen for long periods -- that's why Samsung uses tricks like shifting the home button on newer phones. It's not supposed to cro.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

Facebook says no thanks to Apple, new app will only be on Android platforms

Facebook is rolling out a new app soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post Facebook says no thanks.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 23 min. ago

Jennifer Bailey talks Apple Pay: 20 markets, 4000 issuers, Cash coming soon

Jennifer Bailey who runs Apple Pay gave a keynote presentation on Sunday as part of the Money20/20 Las Vegas event. Here are some Apple Pay stats and updates shared during the presentation: more….....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News4 hr. 38 min. ago

Apple nabs top Amazon executive to helm development of original scripted series

Morgan Wandell, an Amazon executive who helped create original series like "The Man in the High Castle," has jumped ship for Apple as they ramp up their efforts to make a splash in the streaming market. The post Apple nabs top Amazon executive to hel.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 7 min. ago

New Telstra TV combines streaming, catch-up, free-to-air and Pay TV

The new Telstra TV brings live free-to-air and Pay TV together with on-demand in one neat little box. Perhaps sensing that the average household has more television-connected devices than available HDMI ports these days, Telstra has announced a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News5 hr. 23 min. ago

If you’ve got an iPhone, you won’t be able to use this new Facebook feature

Facebook is rolling out a new app soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post If you’ve got an iPho.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 31 min. ago

U.S. Air Force JASSM-ER Rolling Out To New Fighters, Bombers

Lockheed Martin’s long-range cruise missile is being installed on the F-15E, F-16, B-2 and B-52 combat aircraft. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News6 hr. 54 min. ago

Cebu Pacific Air resumes capacity expansion following rare market share declines

Cebu Pacific Air has resumed domestic and regional international expansion, driven mainly by the redeployment of A330s from unprofitable long haul routes. The low cost airline group has increased domestic seat capacity by 12% and regional intern.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  centreforaviationRelated News6 hr. 54 min. ago

Former EVA Air chairman plans StarLux Airlines. Taiwan does not need a third major airline

EVA Air chairman Chang Kuo-wei was piloting a company aircraft in Mar-2016 when siblings removed him as chairman, following an inheritance dispute after the death of their father. In response, in 2019 Mr Chang intends to launch a new a.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  centreforaviationRelated News6 hr. 54 min. ago

US Preparing to Put Nuclear Bombers On 24-Hour Alert

DefenseOne reports on new preparations at Barksdale Air Force Base: The U.S. Air Force is preparing to put nuclear-armed bombers back on 24-hour ready alert, a status not seen since the Cold War ended in 1991. That means the long-dormant concrete pad.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 7 min. ago

Solvay launches highly heat stabilized polyamide to raise performance of turbocharger systems

Solvay Performance Polyamides has launched Technyl Red S, a highly heat stabilized polyamide designed especially for automotive applications operating at a continuous temperature of 200°C. It is reportedly an ideal solution for turbo engine air duct.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News9 hr. 38 min. ago

Mercedes F1 clinches fourth consecutive Constructors" Championship

Mercedes F1 clinches fourth consecutive Constructors" Championship.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago