Apple Aiding Foxconn

Sometime last year, Foxconn promised to change it’s conditions to further benefit it’s employees. In the past, Foxconn and Apple had been in the spotlight for the poor conditions that the factory workers were placed under. As of now, we aren’t entirely aware of what steps in that direction Foxconn has taken, but, today, Apple promises to lend a hand, financially. The public, still, isn’t quite clear on what the precise details of this arraignment…

New Maps Feature Present In iOS 5.1

New Maps Feature Present In iOS 5.1

UPDATE: After further consideration, it appears as if I was wrong about this. Many users state that it is only the traffic view. Inside of iOS 5.1, Apple gave users very few new (major) features. And among those new features, only a small handful were announced. After the weeks following it’s release, journalists and iOS users worldwide have continued discover new features. Just yesterday, Zac alerted us to a new feature with Siri and Yelp™, allowing users to open…

Apple Receives A Smart Cover Patent, Of Sorts

Apple Receives A Smart Cover Patent, Of Sorts

It isn’t exactly rare for another company to copy some of Apple’s exquisitely designed pieces of technology.  It’s been happening since the beginning of Apple’s smartphone days.  When Apple released the Smart Cover, other companies looked at it with the same envy as they did with Apple’s electronics.  Mostly Chinese, the companies produced cheap knockoffs that would often fall apart after light usage. On the 20th of March, Apple was granted…