Power Practical is a Salt Lake City based group that has the most interesting and definitely the most electrifying cooking pots you’re likely to come across. The PowerPot X and PowerPot XL and cooking pots not only convert your noodles into dinner, they’ll convert heat into power. That’s right, you can plug your iPhone into this pot. Both pots can produce 10 watts of power under optimal conditions. That’s enough to recharge an iPad or two iPhones at once.
You must choose, but choose wisely…it’s time to defend your realm, hero. Actually, it’s the Eternian realm, but you can do the fighting. Celestials AOS: Eternian Chronicle is a action/adventure RPG with the usual goal in mind—destroy the bad guys and defend the good guys. Before you get started, you will need to choose your race, your hero, and several other things.
According to an App Store Support Page, Apple’s iOS 7 adoption rate is at 74% about three months after the company released the redesigned software to the public. Apple depicts the adoption in the form of a pie chart, and shows iOS 6 at 22% and anything prior to iOS 5 at 4%. It isn’t altogether surprising iOS 7 is at 74%, especially with the speed improvements, redesigned applications, and new security features the update brings to iOS devices.
There always seems to be problems with the new features Apple introduces, and even though the company usually manages to get past it, it does cause some amount of buzz before going away. The latest issue appears to be with the Touch ID feature in the iPhone 5s, with many users complaining that the accuracy of the fingerprint sensor reportedly decreases over time.
The ōlloclip family has expanded by another member, and some of its existing members are more colorful than ever. The new 3-in-1 Macro lens offers additional options for taking high-detail closeup shots, while new color options for the 4-in-1 lens let you add as much personal flair to your photography as you have on your iPhone.
Hard copy greeting cards are now the exception rather than the rule, due to the cost of postage and the proliferation of computers (even though surveys indicate most people prefer receiving greeting cards hand-delivered in the mail, considering a physical card to be more meaningful than the electronic alternative). Whichever sort of greeting you decide to send, here are some more ways your Mac or iOS device can help.
Google Wallet received its first update since it was released back in September. This new version brings several enhancements, including the ability to add your credit/debit card just by taking a picture of it. After capturing the snapshot, it will automatically add the card number as well as its expiration date.
Google is reportedly working on a toolkit that will allow users to install Chrome apps on iOS and Android devices. It’s not official yet, but a GitHub repository known as Mobile Chrome Apps, created by Google software developer Michal Mocny, was discovered by the folks at The Next Web. Included in the repository is documentation that sheds more light on what the company is working on, including Chrome Packaged App for Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome OS.
We’ve heard several rumors now that Apple is working on an oversized iPad, possibly 12.9-inch, due in 2014 along with the purported iWatch. Well, according to this new rumor, Apple’s manufacturing partner, Foxconn, manufactured five prototype iPads featuring 2K and 4K resolution with a screen size of 12.9-inches.
In Strike Force Heroes: Extraction the only person you need to worry about getting out is you. This runner/shooter will pit you against bad guys with guns, jumps from building to building, and firefights with multiple baddies while you hide behind cover. If you can get to the end of the round and jump into the void you will find your chopper-flying-friends waiting to snatch you out of midair and take you home.
iOS device docks with streaming capability are a hot category these days. I’ve tried out quite a few of them, and Pure’s Contour i1 Air is one of the best. It provides all the functionality one wants from this sort of product, with a great look and at a fair price. With the Contour i1 Air, pure has come up with a very functional, easy-to-use and cool-looking streaming product.
Through the Apple Store iOS app, customers can purchase new products, check for upgrades on their iPhone and essentially browse the Online Apple Store in the mobile form. Apple has offered many free items to customers as an incentive to use it, and today they began giving away free Christmas music through the Apple Store iOS application.