best Apple awards $10 million from Advanced Manufacturing Fund to COPAN Diagnostics

best Apple awards $10 million from Advanced Manufacturing Fund to COPAN Diagnostics

Cupertino, California — Apple today announced it is awarding $10 million out of the Advanced Manufacturing Fund into COPAN Diagnostics, a market leader in sample collection kits which play a critical part in COVID-19 testing. This funding will allow COPAN Diagnostics to rapidly accelerate their supply of sample collection kits to hospitals across the USA,…

iPhone 8’s curved screen will be ‘gentler’ than Galaxy S7 Edge

iPhone 8’s curved screen will be ‘gentler’ than Galaxy S7 Edge

According to an anonymous souece ‘family with the design’,  the iPhone 8 will include a curved screen OLED display. However, it will be ‘gentler’ than the one found on Samsung’s flagship smartphones, due to concerns about making covers that can sit on top of the screen. Want more iPhone 8 news? We’ve collated all the…

Netflix signs Scorsese, De Niro and Pacino in ‘The Irishman’
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Netflix signs Scorsese, De Niro and Pacino in ‘The Irishman’

Robert de Niro with director Martin Scorsese on the set of “Raging Bull”. de Niro will be de-aged by CGI in Scorsese’s new film “The Irishman”. Corbis/Getty Images As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be on Netflix. That’s what Martin Scorsese is probably thinking as the legendary director’s next gangster…

Apple reportedly nabs Israeli facial recognition startup
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Apple reportedly nabs Israeli facial recognition startup

A 2015 demo of RealFace’s technology being used to verify a user for an app on a phone. YouTube/RealFace/Screenshot by CNET Apple has reportedly acquired Israeli startup RealFace, which makes facial recognition software to authenticate users by simply showing their mug, rather than having to enter a password or fingerprint. Israeli business news site Calcalist…

Apple’s biggest problem is one it can never solve
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Apple’s biggest problem is one it can never solve

Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that’s taken over our lives. Praying that the competition doesn’t get its act together? Stephen Lam, Getty Images Winners don’t always deserve it. They end up as winners for all kinds of reasons. As Apple is yet again named the world’s most admired company, I…

Kenya’s been schooling the world on mobile money for 10 years
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Kenya’s been schooling the world on mobile money for 10 years

Ten years ago on Tuesday, a gutsy Kenyan company launched a mobile money initiative that would change the lives of millions. Its name is M-Pesa, with “pesa” meaning money in Swahili. Think mobile money and your mind will probably jump to NFC-powered payment services from Apple, Samsung and Google. M-Pesa predates all of those and…

7 Earth-like planets could be best bet to find alien life
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7 Earth-like planets could be best bet to find alien life

Newly discovered star system has three ‘Goldilocks’ planets All seven planets in the Trappist-1 system are Earth-sized. On top of that, three are in the habitable zone, so there’s a chance they could harbor life. A nearby, relatively dim little star nobody even noticed until about 20 years ago might be playing host to the…

Apple slams PCs in new iPad Pro ad campaign
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Apple slams PCs in new iPad Pro ad campaign

Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that’s taken over our lives. Oh, but it is. Allegedly. Apple/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET It used to be that Apple would look at PCs and smirk. Then along came the iPad Pro, which Cupertino suddenly insisted was actually a computer. On Friday, Apple decided…