A few months back, my brother, Andrew, told me his plans to propose to his girlfriend of 2 years soon. He showed me the ring and the box her handmade for it, and from then on we started trying to come up with the right time and place for it to happen.
As time went on the weather would start getting bad, so it was now or in 3-4 months. Haley Kinser and I went out with them to Holliday Park in Indianapolis where we were just going to "explore" the area and see what was around.
The anonymous chat app Yik Yak announced Friday that the company will be closing its services for good.
At its peak, the app was valued at $400 million and reached into the top 10 most downloaded apps in 2014, the year of its release. Yik Yak was able to gain a large following of users usually in the high schooler range.
10 YEARS OF IPHONE July 14th, 2017
Today marks the 10th anniversary of Apple's iPhone. The iPhone has gained 2 inches in screen real estate from its initial release and more than doubled it's talk time in the latest iteration. While the first iPhone had a whopping 4- or 8-gigabyte storage options (later the next year adding a 16-gigabyte options), now customers can choose between 32-, 128-, and 256-gigabytes.
SNAP MAP: SNAPCHAT'S NEW LOCATION SHARING FEATURE July 13th, 2017
Today Snapchat released what they are calling, Snap Map. This feature will allow users to share their location with other users that opted into sharing their location. Once the user gives the go-ahead for this feature when pinching two fingers (as if to zoom out) on the camera view, users will be greeted with this new feature and shown their Bitmoji on a map in their actual location.
WWDC 2017 Summary June 5th, 2017
It is that time a year again when Apple hosts their all-eyes-on-me event, WWDC. With hopes of a new iPhone and a fully redesigned iOS, here is what made talks at the Keynote.
WHY THE IPHONE 8 MAY COST MORE THAN $1000 February 14th, 2017
Apple is a company that likes to price their devices relatively high. With some people posting concerns about the new Macbook Pro prices, the rumors of the max out spec’d upcoming iPhone 8 will be over $1000. This will be Apple’s 10th-anniversary iPhone and the successor to the iPhone 7 Plus, which when spec’d out was roughly over $950.
WWDC 2016 SUMMARY June 13th, 2016
Today, Apple hosted their annual WWDC conference. With talks of new OS versions, Siri improvements, and even new iPhone and Macbook hardware, here are some of the major key announcments that were made.