Apple Watch Research Grant Program

Stanford University’s Center for Digital Health has launched a new program which offers its instructors and faculty members up to $10,000 in funding plus 1,000 Apple Watches in order to research how the wearable device can help to improve healthcare services. A statement on the Center’s website states that the Apple Watch Seed Grant program

Apple Event 2017 – iPhone turns 10

“Let’s meet at our place.” This is how Apple announced their momentous yearly event. They are holding the Apple Event 2017 aka WWDC17, on 12 September and we couldn’t be more excited about it, especially since it’s taking place in their new headquarters in Cupertino, California. Apart from their relocation, there is obviously more to

Are the Tech Giants Performing as Promised?

At the turn of the century (1998-2001), stocks of tech companies were considered the classic ‘pump and dump’. They were just too volatile and too risky that conservative investors sought refuge instead in the so called ‘blue-chip’ companies. But as the recent quarterly financial results of current tech giants reveal, this is clearly not the

The FIX for iPhone 6 Touch Disease

Several owners of iPhone 6 phones as well as numerous independent repair technicians have been complaining for a while now about a mysterious problem known as ‘Touch Disease’ that has been killing phones. Apple has finally responded to the complaints after a long period of silence on the issue. The main symptoms that have been

Apple Special Event Highlights Oct 2016

The Apple Special Event recently held in Cupertino was the second major keynote event in two months. Apple CEO Tim Cook took to the stage to keep enthusiasts posted on what the company has been working on. He opened the event with a moving message about Apple looking to make its technology more accessible to

IoT Wars – Google Android vs Apple iOS

Hot on the heels of Apple’s Special Event in September, will be Google’s hardware event on the 4th of October. Their invitation hasn’t let any cats out of the bag but it’s rumored that Google will use this event to announce the release of two Pixel phones, an updated Chromecast video streamer with 4K support,