Apple Might Release A 64GB iPhone 4 Soon

  There was some speculation before the iPhone 4 was announced was that the new iPhone model would be available in both 32GB and 64GB capacities – but alas, Apple stuck with the same on 16GB and 32GB versions as before. According to the sources of former Engadget reporter, Chris Ziegler, we could see a higher capacity model after all.

Snow Leopard Discs Are Running Short In The South Pacific – Lion Coming Soon?

We’ve received word from customers in the South Pacific that Snow Leopard boxes are running short, the inventory is drying up and Apple resellers are literally unable to get their hands on stock of Snow Leopard boxes. Even Apple’s website is showing a week’s wait in both Australia and New Zealand. These types of delays, which have always been temporary …

Apple Exploring Displays With Privacy Viewing Mode

Apple’s patent team has been on a roll in the past couple of weeks. The latest patent application describes a “privacy mode” on displays for their mobile devices that can steer display light beams in various directions – allowing only the person directly in front of the display to see its content. Patenty Apple explains: The new privacy option mode only …

Foxconn iPad Factory Explosion, 16 Injured, 2 Killed

MIC Gadget came out with a breaking story about an explosion at Foxconn’s Chengdu manufacturing plant that happened earlier today. This facility is where  iPad 2s are produced. The publication explained that the explosion occurred inside of an “operating room”: We are not sure actually what cause the explosion and how many casualties had resulted. At the scene, there are currently more than 10 …

Qualcomm Brings Augmented Reality SDK To iOS

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According to Mobilized, Qualcomm will be porting its augmented reality environment to iOS devices even though Apple doesn’t use Qualcomm processors (though the Verizon iPhone/iPad and future iOS devices are expected to use Qualcomm baseband chips). Apple likely isn’t going to drop the A5 for a Snapdragon, but perhaps there is more to the Qualcomm and Apple than currently publicly …

Apple Patent From 2009 Reveals Cloud Music

Patently Apple recently dug up a patent filed way back in 2009 that relates to Cloud music streaming with iTunes.  Apple, calling the service ”seamless and invisible to the user,” details how the service picks the location to retrive data whether it is local or stored on a server. Here’s a segment from the patent:

Toshiba Demos A 720p 367ppi 4-inch Display

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Last week, Toshiba announced a new type of 4-inch smartphone screen. It would have been pushed aside as yet another LCD display if it weren’t for its 367 ppi (pixels per inch). It appears that Toshiba has outclassed the 3.5-inch 960-by-640 326 ppi Retina Display on the iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G. Engadget had a chance to spend some …