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Father and son send an iPhone to space [video]

In the following video, a father and his son managed to send an iPhone into space where this image was taken: They took a weather balloon up to 100,000 feet (30km) where the balloon bursts due to low pressure and land using a parachute. The location of the camera would be found using the iPhone GPS and data connectivity to ...

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Apple reports record $4.31 billion profit for Q4 2010

Apple has reported their fourth fiscal quarter of the year (Q4 2010) and Apple had a record profit and revenue. The results are: • $20.34 billion revenue • $4.31 billion profits • 3.89 million Macs sold • 14.1 million iPhones sold • 9.05 million iPods sold • 4.19 million iPads sold Apple had a good quarter and they plan to ...

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Etkalem, an Arabic speech synthesis iOS App

Etkalem is one of the first Arabic Speech synthesis (Text-to-speech) apps for iOS devices and you don’t need an Internet connection to use it. Just type or paste the text you want to hear. The app can also share audio files using email. Here’s an example Arabic audio output from the app. I hope to see added support for other ...

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