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Apple beat Samsung in Smartphone Sales in Q4

Apple Beat Samsung in Smartphone Sales in Q4

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch shows Time with Fluid

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch Shows Time with Fluid

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

Aston Martin DBX Electric GT Concept Stuns

Aston Martin DBX Electric GT Concept Stuns

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Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone might be unveiled at the CES 2015

Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone might be unveiled at the CES 2015 The much-rumored Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone could boast a high-end sapphire display when it launches next year

Dec 27 2014, 11:57am CST

iWatch gets Sapphire Glass

iWatch gets Sapphire Glass WSJ says Apple will produce Sapphire glass for iWatch.

Aug 15 2014, 8:41am CDT

iPhone 6 will not have Sapphire Cover Glass

iPhone 6 will not have Sapphire Cover Glass New supply chain analysis suggest that there will be no Sapphire Cover Glass on the iPhone 6.

Jul 29 2014, 3:45am CDT

Samsung and LG will most likely make use of sapphire in the near future

Samsung and LG will most likely make use of sapphire in the near future The companies have requested sapphire glass manufacturers / suppliers to review samples

May 24 2014, 1:15pm CDT

Apple’s Sapphire Plant in Arizona to Churn out 'Critical' New Component in February

Apple’s Sapphire Plant in Arizona to Churn out 'Critical' New Component in February Apple is to begin operations in its Arizona sapphire plant in February. It will churn out a critical new component that may be used in an entirely different way in some future product.

Jan 30 2014, 2:37am CST

Frozen Pipes: How to Cope with Them

Frozen Pipes: How to Cope with Them With the temperature reaching sub-arctic levels, the problem of frozen pipes has arisen in many regions of the United States. Here we show you how to cope with them in a handy and efficient manner.

Jan 8 2014, 5:52am CST

I4U news

Gadget Watch: Crystal clear sound in glass speaker Gadget Watch: Speaker using acrylic glass offers new take on crystal clear sound LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ever tried to play a tune by rubbing the rim of a crystal wine glass? One company has...

Jan 7 2014, 10:46am CST

Apple Signs $578 Million Deal with GT Advanced Technologies for Sapphire Production

Apple Signs $578 Million Deal with GT Advanced Technologies for Sapphire Production GT Advanced Technologies produces the sapphire material already used in the iPhone 5 and 5S, but Apple’s plans for the material seem to be much bigger

Nov 9 2013, 11:08am CST

Apple Pays $578M in Advance to GT Advanced Technologies for Sapphire Production Apple pays $578 advance payment to GT Advanced Technologies and signed a multi-year supply agreement to provide sapphire material. Why? Sapphire crystals will be utilized by Apple Incorporated and GTAT for making various products. The scratchproof nature of sapphire is the major reason for its usage by these two giants.

Nov 9 2013, 2:47am CST

id America DryIce iPhone 4 Case Review

id America DryIce iPhone 4 Case Review Opaque polycarbonate case adds protection to your smartphone

Jul 28 2011, 1:12pm CDT

BodyGuardz Unveils Carbon Fiber 3D Skins for Gadgets

BodyGuardz Unveils Carbon Fiber 3D Skins for Gadgets Carbon fiber skin for your iPhone and more

Feb 16 2011, 9:28am CST

Speck CandyShell Wrap for iPad is a Cool Case

Speck CandyShell Wrap for iPad is a Cool Case Case protects your iPad and props it up

Jan 26 2011, 11:26am CST

OtterBox iPad Defender and Commuter Cases Ship

OtterBox iPad Defender and Commuter Cases Ship We mentioned a while back that cases for the iPad from OtterBox were coming to market. OtterBox has now announced that the defender and Commuter case for the iPad are available to order. The Defender and Commuter...

Aug 11 2010, 9:39am CDT

SKLZ Pro Mini-Hoop Small-Scale Basketball System for $27 + free shipping

SKLZ Pro Mini-Hoop Small-Scale Basketball System for $27 + free shipping Walmart offers the SKLZ Pro Mini-Hoop Small-Scale Basketball System for $26.54 with free shipping. (Amazon.com sells it for the same price.) Although that's $2 up from our April mention, since expired, it's the lowest...

May 19 2010, 9:00pm CDT

Novus Professional Scratch Remover tested

Novus Professional Scratch Remover tested OCModShop published a review of the Novus Professional Scratch Remover. Quote from the review: "Any consumer of computer gear, gadgets, or home theater equipment knows that their stuff starts to look a little worn...

May 7 2008, 6:00am CDT

B.P.A. used in Plastic Bottles to be declared Toxic? B.P.A. (bisphenol-a) is widely used to make polycarbonate plastics and often used in beverage bottles and baby bottles. Now it looks like it is found harmful to humans. The United States Department of Health and Human...

Apr 16 2008, 10:54pm CDT

Woehburk CrystalLine turns Glass into Video Projection Screens

Woehburk CrystalLine turns Glass into Video Projection Screens German company Woehburk offers technology to give glass the ability to act as a rear projection screen. The material is as transparent as regular laminated sheet glass. Therefore the glass is not noticeable as a...

Jun 18 2007, 6:00am CDT