MacDirectory Magazine is the premiere creative lifestyle magazine for Apple, iPad, iPhone and Macintosh enthusiasts featuring interviews,...
Showing results 1 to 20 of 109
Google is gunning for a seamless user experience for its payment system and is open to partnerships. Does the company have the focus or skill to tackle Apple Pay?
When Apple added OTA (Over The Air) updating to iOS, it promised a simple, streamlined update experience. So why have I just spent the best part of an hour deleting apps and files to make room for iOS 8?
I enjoy using ZAGG's keyboards with my iPad and their latest Arsenal rugged case for the iPhone is excellent. It is lightweight, well-designed, and reasonably priced.
App-based in-store notifications are coming to Apple's US retail outlets.
I've already railed against Apple's overhaul of iOS 7, with its jarring use of white and its over-reliance on textual Web motifs. But, as the rest of the software industry follows suit – and as Microsoft and Apple blur the boundaries between tablet and desktop user interfaces – it's worth asking if the user experience really is improving.
TOP 5 APP FEATURED AROUND THE WORLD BY APPLE Experience the game that changed the FPS genre forever. Match up against your friends,...
Android has leapfrogged iPhone in the quality of its virtual keyboard experience, thanks to SwiftKey. But, Apple has a move it could make.
MLB and Apple are testing iBeacons in major league baseball stadiums to increase loyalty and add a new level of interactivity to the live baseball experience.
More organizations are using Macs, iPads, and iPhones than ever before. At JAMF Software, connecting the Apple user experience with...
Some have accused Apple of copying the user experience of its competitors for the latest version of its mobile OS. Some are complaining that the changes are too drastic, or have not gone far enough. The reality is that the future of computing has one ultimate and common goal, which is to eliminate the user interface altogether.
Apple is going to improve the camera and photo experience with iOS 7, including new image filters and viewing tools. The HTC One already has these capabilities and a whole lot more.
Samsung will get "experience" stores inside Best Buy to show off integration between its devices. These areas are likely to have Apple store-within-a-store concepts as a neighbor.
The UI on the Apple iPhone looks about the same as it did six years ago, while the new BlackBerry 10 UI is fresh. The question is, will consumers care and want a new UI experience?
The former CEO of Apple's big Israel acquisition Anobit shares his experiences of Apple culture and how the company's 1990s 'near death experience' still shapes it today.
The ad looking for electrical engineers to work on Apple desktop computers specifically calls for experience with "AMD and/or Nvidia GPUs."
The Apple Thunderbolt display promises a seamless experience turning your MacBook into a desktop. The reality is something less.
Integrating hardware and software will help provide a more consistent user experience for businesses and end users, and this is something Oracle hopes to provide for its customers.
Apple heavily advertises Siri and competitors have been trying to match and beat its functionality. Google Now is excellent on Jelly Bean-powered devices and there are some great 3rd party alternatives. Nuance is an experience developer of voice technologies and enters the Android arena with this new application.
With Apple failing to deliver a solid map experience, alternatives are surfacing. I took Telenav's Scout for a test drive, and it has become my preferred iOS Map App.
The Galaxy S III was released after the legal filings by Apple and appears to be safe at the moment while Apple tries to get the GSII pulled from store shelves. The GSII is still popular due to its low price and compelling experience.
99designs is hoping to make its user experience prettier, with a new hire from the halls of Apple.
Murmurs of Facebook smatphone resurface after social networking giant hires handful of former Apple engineers with experience on iPhone and iPad, report says.
The best of ZDNet, delivered
- 1 Perfectly legal ways you can still get Windows 7 cheap (or even free)
- 2 How much does an iPhone 6 really cost? (Hint: It's way more than $199)
- 3 31 ways to improve your iPhone's battery life
- 4 Seven privacy settings you should change immediately in iOS 8
- 5 Review: Tile Bluetooth tag (verdict: Great)