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Apple becomes a Mobile Operator

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… Maybe ! At least there are a few signs that are intriguing. Facetime only working with WiFi, no on-board WAN module on ANY Macbook… I really wonder if the day Macs will come with on-board WAN it won’t be with an Apple worldwide data-plan. Actually it makes sense – apple is a digital company where data connectivity is at the heart of most of their recent products. They have reached a worlwide critical mass of users and know their adoption rate, they own the hardware and can control its behavior and…read more

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Apple adds Facial Recognition & loves European startups

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Apple just bought Swedish startup Polar Rose which basically makes facial recognition software for mobile phones as demoed in the video embedded below. As creepy as it sounds, this feature is amazing and feels so much easier than bump to connect with someone. The other very interesting thing is that Apple is Buying Out Eurpean Startups !!! This is the second example in just 2 months (first one brought the HDR feature to the new iOS 4.1). I’d be really curious to see how they are going to integrate the…read more

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