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[Video] The Truth About Where Apple Borrowed New iOS 7 Features From...

We have seen how big companies use copyright's to win over the competition, first it was Apple suing Samsung and then Samsung replying legally with their own patents. However, it is really ironic to see a company who takes design so seriously, fiercely protecting it's slightest imitation get caught red-handed copying others work.

With announcement of Apple iOS 7 and the criticism Apple is facing for the drastic change to the design, it is also worth noting that what Apple is projecting as a new, refreshing set of features are basic functionality available across all other mobile OS platforms. Here is an worth watching video showing what and from where Apple borrowed the new features and design philosophy of Apple iOS 7. Do watch the video by clicking the Read More link below.

Apple iOS 7 Design Inspiration Source Revealed

Microsoft Uses Siri To Throw Punches At Apple About Limitations Of iPad Compared To Windows 8 Tablets

Continuing their direct attack on Apple tablet, Microsoft once again released a new video advertisement comparing Apple iPad with Microsoft Windows 8 tablet poking fun at limitations of the Apple tablet multitasking, SD card support and zoom. The humorous video pokes fun at these limitations using Siri voiceover, making it more enjoyable to watch.

iPad Vs Windows Tablet

Don't forget to enjoy the video posted below by clicking the Read More link.

How To Fix "Invalid Node Structure" Error On Apple Mac Computer

"Invalid Node Structure" "The Volume Machintosh HD Could Not Be Verified Completely" is one error every Apple OS user must fear, the error is a sign of corrupt storage disk directory structure and the Mac OS X built-in Disk Utility fails to fix the problem. Most of the time a user would get stuck at the Apple Logo with the spinner, even if you are lucky to boot into the operating-system you will find missing applications and issues with your dashboard depending on which part of the directory catalog got corrupted.

Luckily, we do have quite a few tricks and tools up our sleeves to get this handled properly fixing the system making sure maximum possible data recovery. In this post, I will be sharing three possible solutions to get this issue resolved.

Invalid Node Error On Mac OS X

Easy To Understand Raspberry Pi GPIO Pin Layout Diagram

One of the major strength and a reason for Raspberry Pi success has been the General Purpose Input/Output (GPIO) access offered by the mini computer, these programmable in/out pins allows a great of hackability letting users expand the system and get it interacting with other hardware devices. The GPIO pin's are confusing as they are not numbered serially, here are two nice RasPi GPIO pinout layouts for making things easier to understand.

Raspberry Pi GPIO Pin Layout (Revision 1 Board)
RPi GPIO Pin Access

[Video] DomiCopter - The Domino's Pizza Delivery Drone

Drone's have been in news since quite a while for their devastating usage, however there are numerous ways these flying robots can be useful for non-military tasks like the "Japanese Home Guardian Drone" news shared few days ago.

Domino's, one of the world's leading Pizza delivery franchise has another exciting use for these drones. The company is testing their new DomiCopter flying machines to deliver pizzas in company’s heatwave bags over vast distances at high altitudes. The delivery system is Eco-friendly and can travel hundreds of meters without needing to refuel. The demonstration video released by Domino's is already gone viral with over a one million views in just 5 days. Do watch the video below (click read more).

The Pizaa Delivery Drone

Apple iOS 7 Announced : Images, Video And Details Posted Below

Dubbed as the biggest change to iOS since the introduction of the iPhone, Apple today announced the developer preview of Apple iOS 7 with immediate availability and final version for end-users version scheduled for fall release. The latest Apple iOS supporting iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad features an entirely revamped design with flat UI and lots of colors with "parallax" effect for the wow factor, updated apps, a new control center which gets launched by a bottom screen swipe, and a brand new WebOS card-style multitasking system.

Apple iOS 7
Apple iOS

Apple iOS 7 update will be available this fall to end-users for all device newer to iPhone 4, iPad 2, iPad mini, and 5th-gen iPod touch, with few features not being available on iPhone 4 or iPad 2. Apple also launched a brand new iOS in the Car service, which is basically a trimmed down version of iOS 7 for car interface. Compatible dashboard systems in your car should now be able to sync with your iPhone 5 featuring Maps, audio-only FaceTime calls, music, Siri, or other useful nifty features. Do watch the official video of new features posted below.

[Video] Mozilla and Foxconn unveils the first Firefox OS tablet

While big brands like LG, Sony and ZTE have plans to release Firefox OS powered devices, Foxconn has already taken the lead by unveiling their first tablet powered by truly open-source and free Firefox OS. Foxconn which is big OEM manufacturer for brands like Apple, Acer and Dell said they are working on atleast 5 devices including a tablet which was showcased in a video (shared below).

Firefox OS

[Video] WiSee - The Smart Gesture Control System Works Without A Camera Using WiFi

Day by day we are inching towards a perfect voice and gesture controlled Smart Home, and now a new technology promises to do this without requiring any specialized hardware like camera or sensor. Suitably named WiSee the smart technology makes use of existing WiFi waves from your wireless-router to detect and react precisely to gestures as demonstrated in the video shared below.

A guide on how to install and use external USB Wifi adapter on Apple Mac and extend wireless coverage

Apple iMac and Macbook's built-in wireless card is known to have limited coverage as it does not feature an external antenna for better signal reception, however we can easily boost the Wi-Fi signal strength and range of any Apple Mac computer using external USB wireless dongles with external antenna. To get this working make sure you have an WiFi USB Adapter which is compatible with Apple Mac OS X and have drivers available for it, luckily for me the Realtek 8191 Chipset based Mini 300Mbps USB Wireless Adapter we used earlier to hack and make Asus O!Play wifi capable did the trick.

Once you have your wireless usb adapter connected to the Mac we need to identify it and install the correct driver for it, We will be using the Mac OS X "System Information" utility (find via spotlight search) to get our hardware information as shown below.

identify chipset of wifi card
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