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Macworld lists awards hopefuls

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Macworld lists awards hopefuls Macworld US has announced the 1999 finalists for its 15th annual Macworld US Editor’s Choice awards. Winners will be announced during an event at Macworld San Francisco, on Wednesday January 5, 2000. Eventual winners of the 26 available “Eddy” awards are arrived at through extensive product testing. This year has has been a bumper one for ...

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FedEx begins shipping iPhone 5 pre-orders

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FedEx begins shipping iPhone 5 pre-orders The first batch of iPhone 5 handsets began shipping on Tuesday to people who ordered them online last week, according to FedEx tracking notices delivered the same day. Receipt of the notices was widely reported on the Twitter microblogging service. One of the notices seen by IDG News Service showed the phone being shipped ...

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Adobe Acrobat boosts scientific research

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Adobe Acrobat boosts scientific research With most pharmaceutical companies counted as customers, and electronic submissions to regulators requiring documents to be in PDF format, Adobe is no stranger to the life sciences. But the company has been reinforcing its ties to the industry with a concerted life science effort that has a dedicated staff of industry experts. “The vertical focus ...

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Hands-on with Alpine’s excellent iLX-007 CarPlay aftermarket stereo

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Hands-on with Alpine’s excellent iLX-007 CarPlay aftermarket stereo I demoed Alpine’s CarPlay-equipped aftermarket stereo, the iLX007, in sunny Santa Monica, literally next door to the Hotel California. Yup, the place from the Eagles song, where “you can check out anytime you like, but you can never leave.” And that’s an apt location to try out this stereo, which, unlike the ...

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Mathematica hits 64-bit

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Mathematica hits 64-bit Wolfram Research has announced Mathematica 5.2, a 64-bit multicore-supporting version of the popular science and technology software. The release brings 64-bit technology to all supported platforms. This means more than 4.3GB of memory (the 32-bit address limit) can now be addressed, and high-precision or large numbers are processed in 64-bit rather than 32-bit digit chunks for faster ...

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Unofficial Fix For GTA V Character Transfer Issue Between X360 To PS4 Discovered: Unlinked Xbox Account & Re-Link Again

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Unofficial Fix For GTA V Character Transfer Issue Between X360 To PS4 Discovered: Unlinked Xbox Account & Re-Link Again Yesterday, Rockstar Games fixed GTA V character transfer issue between PlayStation 3 to PlayStation 4 version of the game and promised that the same fix for Xbox One to Xbox 360 and other transfer possibilities will arrive on November 19. But, ...

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Apple renames new iPad, scrapping ‘4G’ in favour of ‘Cellular’

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Apple renames new iPad, scrapping ‘4G’ in favour of ‘Cellular’ Apple has changed the name of its new iPad on websites worldwide, swapping ‘4G’ to ‘Cellular’. This change was made following accusations in the UK and Australia that Apple had been misleading customers about the tablet’s capabilities. The change has appeared in Online Apple Stores across the globe, including the ...

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Surgeon Simulator 2013 for Mac hilarious online craze

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Surgeon Simulator 2013 for Mac hilarious online craze Surgeon Simulator 2013 is a game that’s unwittingly become the latest Internet craze, and you can download the Mac version here if you’re interested in joining in. The game sees you controlling the hand of a surgeon trying to save the life of Bob, who is having a tough time on the ...

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The iPhone 5 could be available to pre-order on 12 September

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The iPhone 5 could be available to pre-order on 12 September In July, iMore reported that Apple is planning to unveil its next iPhone at a special event on 12 September. Now, the blog reports that the iPhone 5 will be available to pre-order that same day, and will be shipped nine days later for US customers. For international markets, ...

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iPhone 5 now available for pre-order in China

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iPhone 5 now available for pre-order in China Taobao, the Chinese equivilant of Amazon, has started to accept pre-orders for the next-generation of iPhone, dubbed the iPhone 5, and is listing the device along with purported mock-up images and technical specifications. Orders are now being accepting by a variety of different sellers, some charging up to $1,100. See also: iPhone ...

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