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Steve Jobs came up with many brilliant ideas that change the way we do things today. However, putting a built-in GPS in a camera is not one of those we would accredit to Steve Jobs… well until now. According to a report from Tokyo based IT journalist and consultant – Nobuyuki Hayashi, Steve Jobs was the one that suggested that Sony’s Cybershots cameras should have built-in GPS: There’s also a fascinating recount of Steve Jobs special relationship with Sony at the source. Image Credit: Wikimedia CommonsRead More
Florian Mueller of Foss Patents is reporting that a new order from Judge Grewal’s handed down on Friday suggests that Samsung and their attorney are likely to face sanction. The matter relates to improper disclosure of  improper disclosures of highly confidential business information from Apple’s license agreements with other parties including Nokia, Ericsson, Sharp, and Philips by Samsung’s lawyers to their client, the report said. Key highlights from Judge Grewal’s latest order (via Foss Patent) include: The question at this stage appears to be what sanctions the court should impose on Samsung and Quinn Emanuel:Read More
Today, Philips has unveiled the Philips dictation recorder app, which transforms Smartphones into a professional dictation device. According to the website, the dictation app allows users to record, edit and send dictation files directly from their Smartphone. “Thanks to modern telecommunications and our new solutions, you can record your dictations wherever you want and send them immediately to your office,” says Thomas Brauner, CEO of Speech Processing Solutions.”Just imagine: you are sitting at the airport, dictating and sending, and by the time you arrive, you have already received your finished text document by email.Read More

Posted On January 17, 2013By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News

Tony Fadell On What It Takes To Design Great Products

In an interview at Bloomberg Design conference , former Apple employee and current CEO of Nest Tony Fadell shared his experience of  working as a designer for Philips and Apple. In an article for Gigaom, Katie Fehrenbacher reports that Fadell believes that companies that design-driven, have a clear point of view and a story to tell that extends to every single person in the company. Fadell recounted that at Philips, the organization is more financially driven. As a result, nine times out of ten, or 99 times out of 100, they would kill theRead More