REWIND: Social Issues- Trends that Define the 2000s

17 August 2016

REWIND: Social Issues- Trends that Define the 2000s
We explore what was hot in the 2000s. The trends that defined a decade.

Trends that Define the 2000s

Only a decade ago the blackberry was just a fruit. Green was a colour with no political meaning. Reality TV was just crappy TV thrown in between bad videos on MTV.

The 2000s were quite the decade. The twin towers and September 11 2001 started off the drama of American politics and global upheaval in the middle-east. Was it all about oil? or was it also about more... The 2000s were defeintiely about what is discussed below.

Adobe's Creative Cloud Pen and Digital Ruler

15 July 2016

Adobe's Creative Cloud Pen and Digital Ruler
Adobe has created hardware that makes sketching and drawing more natural and fluid.

Adobe has created hardware that makes sketching and drawing more natural and fluid. Designed to be used with the iPad, Adobe Ink is a fine-tip, pressure-sensitive pen built using Adonit Pixelpoint technology to give you greater creative control and unprecedented precision.

A first look at the iPad Pro

14 September 2015

A first look at the iPad Pro
A first look at the iPad Pro targeted at corporate and creative markets

The iPad Pro comes with a 12.9-inch display, compared to the 9.7-inch display on the iPad Air and the 7.9-inch display on the iPad mini. That's 78 percent more screen space than the next-largest iPad.

iPhone 6S technical specs and features

11 September 2015

iPhone 6S technical specs and features
Apple focused on hardware upgrades over design developments with the iPhone 6.

Apple focused on hardware upgrades over design developments, following the pattern Apple has long established: significant changes come in the even years and incremental updates in the odd.

The Queen of England buys gadgets and uses an iPad

09 September 2015

The Queen of England buys gadgets and uses an iPad
The U.K.’s Sun newspaper claims that the Queen asked for an iPad after seeing Princes William and Harry use theirs.

A ‘royal insider’ apparently told The Sun newspaper in England that “The Queen hadn’t seen anything like the iPad before. She was very impressed.”

We have Smart Watches, the 'Smart Ring' is coming next

09 September 2015

We have Smart Watches, the 'Smart Ring' is coming next
This connected finger jewelry allow consumers to control gadgets with gestures, and even check smartphone notifications.

Wearables like fitness trackers and smartwatches have become the mainstream, smart rings could be coming next. This connected jewelry allow consumers to control gadgets with gestures, and even check smartphone notifications from the same tiny plot of hand real estate.

Android Wear Smartwatches now work with your iPhone

05 September 2015

Android Wear Smartwatches now work with your iPhone
Android Wear is is now available to the iPhone-- only the latest iPhones -- those that are running iOS 8.2 and up are supported (iPhone 5 onwards).

A select set of Android Wear smartwatches (and all future watches) will work with the iPhone. The app should be rolling out worldwide soon. It’s been a long time coming — and it means that Google will be challenging the Apple Watch on its home turf. Those Android Wear watches will be both cheaper and more varied than the Apple Watch — just like Android itself.