It looks like the iPhone 5 will be presented in September and released worldwide in October. According to iPhoneItalia, a senior executive at Swisscom (a major Swiss wireless carrier) is "100% sure" about that information, as apparently, Apple has already contacted major mobile carriers to discuss methods of distribution for...
Batavia, IL- Physicists have discovered a new particle at Fermilab, the U.S. Department of Energy’s particle accelerator outside Chicago. No, it’s not the Higgs Boson, nor is it the graviton. It’s a baryon, which is made up of three quarks (typical examples of baryons are the proton and neutron). This...
Cupertino, CA- Apple has released OS X Lion and made it available today, but hasn’t shipped even a single disc. That’s because the Lion upgrade, which costs $29.99, is only available online for download–until August, when Apple will start shipping flash drives with the OS on it as well, for...
According to the results of a recent survey, 34% of iPhone users think their phone is 4G capable. It isn't, however. Not on Verizon or AT&T's networks. It could be that the rumors before the iPhone 4 were released--that it would be 4G capable--are still persistent, even more than a...
Apple announced there had been 15 billion app downloads since its launch in July of 2008. There are over 425,000 apps in the store, of which 100,000 have been explicitly designed for the iPad tablet. From January 2011 to July 2011 alone, 5 billion apps that have already downloaded, and the rate...
As previously reported by TFNJ, Verizon is ditching its unlimited plan.  Verizon customers who don’t sign up for one by Friday will be out of luck of being grandfathered in.  In a move sure to upset Verizon customers, once a customer’s contract is up, they will be forced to...
Facebook is unveiling its new video chat at its Palo Alto offices.  The news is creeping out from Facebook, along with AT&T saying it is offering and launching a series of new phones with an enhanced Facebook app that allows for the front facing camera to be used inside...
Trypanosomiasis, or more commonly called sleeping sickness is possibly getting new drug treatment. Animal trials went well, with no serious adverse effects.  Traditional drugs, administered by IV, are hard on a person’s body and can themselves be lethal sometimes.  The new drug is a pill which a patient can...
Washington D.C.- NASA chief Charles Bolden said America will continue to lead the way in space exploration at the National Press Club recently.  Bolden has laid out a strategy to relinquish low earth orbit missions to private companies and focus the agency on deep space exploration, directing NASA to focus...
Apple is due to release two versions of its popular iPhone in September.  The two models will be a mid-range version and a premium version. To capture more of the fast-growing prepaid and mid-range smartphone market, the mid-range version will be the iPhone 4 with improved features and the premium...