360° Coverage : What is Apple Coming Up With in 2014?

1 Updates
What is Apple Coming Up With in 2014?
Photo Credit: Getty Images

What is Apple Coming Up With in 2014?

Nov 2 2013, 1:34pm CDT | by

Tim Cook announced Apple’s breaking new grounds in the next year and speculations are that it will be iWatch or iTV

With not so impressive results reported for the last quarter, Apple evidently knows that it is high time that they come up with something really ground-breaking. Something they have not done since...

Filed under: rumors

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

38 weeks ago

What is Apple Coming Up With in 2014?

Nov 2 2013, 1:34pm CDT | by

Tim Cook announced Apple’s breaking new grounds in the next year and speculations are that it will be iWatch or iTV

With not so impressive results reported for the last quarter, Apple evidently knows that it is high time that they come up with something really ground-breaking. Something they have not done since the original iPad.

With the iPad, Apple has invented a completely new product category, almost reinventing the use of computers. Nothing remotely similar came out of Apple since. Of course, hundreds of gradual improvements of all Apple’s competitive devices such as smartphones, tablets and super-thin notebooks are expected and embraced by the consumers.

The glimpse of what is to be expected in the next year came from the Apple’s CEO Tim Cook, who obliquely announced the company’s future. He said that Apple can use its skills in producing products in categories and areas in which they are not present today. What that means exactly is now a matter of intense speculations.

Apple’s “iWatch” is a favorite possible new out-of-the box product. Filing in Japan for "iWatch" Trademark in June this year shows that iWatch is probably more than just flirting with the idea and very probably something that is already well under way.

Apple’s recent patent for the future 3-D interface,  known as “Project Looking Glass” is another clear indication that iWatch is  under way.   But, wearable computing and new kind of user interface is being developed by others too. Is our living room Apple’s next playground? What could Apple bring to the world of TVs? Probably set top boxes and various other systems that would link with our other igadgets. Other innovations that Apple would probably combine with its new TV, such as cloud computing and technology for motion gesture, would make it true Apple solution.

Common platform integration seems to be the future battleground between Apple and the competitors. Apple is ready for it with a 64-bit operating system and with processors that will allow implementation across many devices and systems, from tablets to wearable computing and TV.

According to Tim Cook, Apple is confident about its ability to expand into new areas. The resources and tools are there, but is there a vision to go ahead of the crowd again?

Source:  Forbes

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/25" rel="author">Bijon Kumar Pramanik</a>
Bijon Kumar Pramanik is an experienced technology writer working since years in the consumer electronics field.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Shift work can worsen asthma, pneumonia
London, July 28 (IANS) A research has found that drugs widely used to treat lung diseases like asthma or pneumonia work better with the body clock.
 
 
Decoded: What triggers sexual arousal in you
New York, July 28 (IANS) Know why just looking at an attractive face stimulates sexual arousal? Well, it takes two to tango!
 
 
Turn your selfie into emoji with this app
New York, July 28 (IANS) Tired of seeing the same yellow-faced smileys? In an age of selfies, how can emojis be far behind?
 
 
Lenovo to take on Google Glass
New York, July 28 (IANS) Lenovo is developing a wearable smart glass similar to Google Glass with an external battery to be worn on the neck.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

$4 mn for flood-hit northern Slovakia
Bratislava, July 29 (IANS) Slovak government approved Monday a total of 3.06 million euros (over $4 million) in financial assistance for flood-hit Vratna Valley area in Northern Slovakia. A total of 2.42 million...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Keith Harris lost $12 million fortune
London, July 29 (IANS) Entertainer and musician Keith Harris lost an $11.9 million fortune because severe dyslexia didn't allow him to understand the contracts he was signing. The 66-year-old, best known for his...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Tarantino geared up to direct 'The Hateful Eight'
Los Angeles, July 29 (IANS) Celebrated actor-filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has decided to go ahead with "The Hateful Eight" despite the fact that its early draft of the screenplay was leaked. The "Pulp Fiction" director...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Kutcher-Kunis to wed in July next year?
Los Angeles, July 29 (IANS) Actors Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis, who are getting ready to welcome their daughter, have begun to plan for their wedding. "The wedding will be next July. They want to focus on their...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Lady Gaga portraits auctioned
New York, July 29 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga's "video portraits" raised over $1 million at an auction at Watermill Center here. Director Robert Wilson put on display "23 Video Portraits of Lady Gaga" series at his...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Kim Kardashian followed by 'crazy driver'
Kim Kardashian claims a ''crazy driver'' followed her around Los Angeles today (07.28.14). The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star hit back at rumors she was pulled over by police officers in Calabasas, California,...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Elizabeth Banks is 'very genetically blessed'
Elizabeth Banks says she is ''very genetically blessed.'' The 'Hunger Games' actress, who has sons Felix, three, and Magnus, 20 months, with husband Max Handleman, insists she only recently realized she is attractive,...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Courteney Cox receives engagement gifts
Johnny McDaid and Courteney Cox received several engagement presents in his native Northern Ireland. The newly-engaged couple were given complimentary souvenirs by excited fans in the city of Derry while exploring the...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis to wed next July
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are planning to get married next July. The couple, who got engaged earlier this year and are expecting their first child, have reportedly set a date for their wedding next summer, as they...
Read more on Celebrity Balla