Day: March 24, 2014

Macs in Indian-telly breakthrough

Macs in Indian-telly breakthrough Apple has published a case study looking at the positive impact of its technologies on life in India. The study concerns India’s first reality TV show, Let’s Join Hands (Haath Se Haath Milaa), which was edited using Apple technology, and was funded by the BBC. Set on two buses, four young men and four young women travel the country to face challenges designed to help both them and viewers learn about social problems facing their country. Recent segments have challenged the myths surrounding AIDS, for example. Apple examines how the programme used two Power Mac...

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Aion 4.5 Hitting Japanese Server Next Tuesday | Aion

Aion 4.5 Hitting Japanese Server Next Tuesday | Aion Aion 4.5 is hitting Japan next week, bringing a good chunk of new content with it. Aion 4.5 is finally making its way out of South Korea, and its first stop is in Japan. This new patch brings the Aethertech class, new endgame content and gear, new character customization options, and UI updates. The international Aion community has had their eye on the Aethertech class since its mysterious reveal last year, but was skipped over for release in the game’s 4.0 and subsequent patches. The class is finally making its way...

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Apple sues scanner maker

Apple sues scanner maker Apple has filed a lawsuit against handheld-scanner manufacturer Unova, alleging the infringement of six Apple technology patents. Apple wants the courts to prevent Unova from selling products based on the patented technologies. Bloomberg reports Apple’s claims that Unova’s Intermec unit is using the technology in handheld or vehicle-mounted software and scanners used in warehouses. The suit follows a filing by Unova in May 2002. The company alleged that Apple, Fujitsu, Gateway, NEC, Matsushita and Dell are infringing its smart battery patent used in notebook computers. This patent monitors the use and recharging of portable computer...

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