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Apple Bolsters Its AR+VR Efforts by Hiring Renowned 3D, 360VR Plugin Developer Tim Dashwood

27 Apr Apple_Store_Sydney-768x576

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Apple has recently been quite vocal about the importance of virtual and augmented reality technologies in the coming years. Also, the rumor mill believes that the Cupertino giant is looking to introduce these technologies with the 10th Anniversary iPhone device. Thus, to further accelerate its efforts, it is appending its rumored AR team with the addition of widely known Final Cut Pro plugin developer Tim Dashwood. (more…)

Apple Wants to Use Only Recycled Material in Building iPhones, Greenpeace Asks It to Make Them Longer Lasting as Well

23 Apr apple-newest-tech-portal-e1439821309618

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

When it comes down to using renewable materials to create its main product, Apple has just made a huge, huge commitment. The company has said that it will soon use only renewable materials, so as to protect the environment. So basically, the company wants to end its dependence upon mining altogether. If it had its way, all the iPhones that it churns out, would be created out of recycled materials. (more…)

Apple, Google and Facebook Will Continue to be around in 2075, Believes Steve Wozniak

19 Apr wozniak-1-e1492435304332-768x402

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

While we are all busy spending our daily lives, mostly on social networks or the interwebs on general, have you ever thought whether the services you’re using today will be available 50 odd years from now or not? Well, there’s one person who believes the technology behemoths of today, namely Apple, Google as well as Facebook, will continue to exist in the year 2075. The name of that individual is Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. (more…)

Apple Can Now Test Its Autonomous Cars in California

17 Apr apple-newest-tech-portal-e1439821309618

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Like a whole bunch of tech and car companies out there, Apple is hard at work on some self-driving tech of its own. The company received a major boost to its efforts today with an announcement from the California DMV, allowing it to  test its autonomous vehicles on the roads of California. (more…)

Apple ‘Sorry’ about the Lack of Mac Pro Upgrades, Says An All-New Model Is Coming in 2018

6 Apr mac-pro-apple-640x360

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Apple fanboys, attention! Though the Cupertino giant generally keeps mum about its upcoming launches, but the executives have now blabbered their mouths off to a small gathering of select journalists in the Product Realization Lab at Apple’s headquarters. The details of the products have been kept under wraps but now we at least know that the company is prepping to launch a completely redesigned Mac Pro, iMac and an external Pro display (kaboom! they surprisingly dropped a bomb). (more…)

New Apple Patent Would Recognize and Limit the Amount of Notifications You Get While Driving

1 Apr Capture-8

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Smartphones, smart watches and all the related paraphernalia can be a huge nuisance while you are driving. The urge to take off your eyes, and sometimes your hand, from the steering wheel for a moment so as to check the text that bae sent you can be irresistible — and uh, fatal. Which is why Apple is stepping up and taking responsibility to ensure that the number of notifications being sent to you while you are driving, is reduced. (more…)

Apple Nabs A Win in Patent Case as Beijing Court Overturns Ruling

29 Mar appleevent-600x400

Apple is no stranger to patent battles. Indeed, they are pretty commonplace to the smartphone giant as other companies seem to absolutely love taking it to court over one reason or the other. (more…)

Apple Is About to Give Augmented Reality a Push with a Dedicated Team

22 Mar id-2959634-img_20140919_142836-100602267-orig

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Augmented Reality is the next big Apple. And you can bet that Apple is taking some serious interest in the same. As per a brand new Bloomberg report, the company is working on augmented reality features for the iPhone. The company also has a new device called “Glasses” within its sights, which could then be paired with your smartphone. (more…)

Apple is Planning to Put in $500 Million into Chinese Research Centers

20 Mar china flag

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Research has been one of the driving forces behind all that Apple is and all that it has managed to achieve. Which is why the company is not shy of spending huge sums into driving innovation. Continuing the tradition, Apple has announced a couple of new research centers in China. (more…)

Apple Is Testing Several New iPad Models around Cupertino

16 Mar apple-newest-tech-portal-e1439821309618

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

God bless technology. Apart from giving us fantastic gadgets to spend our days with, technology has also turned out to be an early warning system that can keep us informed about the impending launches of the latest iterations of our favorite devices. As per mobile marketing firm Fiksu Apple is testing several new iPad models in and around Cupertino. (more…)