Can you even use the original iPhone as your phone in 2017?

Can you even use the original iPhone as your phone in 2017?

The original iPhone still looks stunning today.Image: raymond wong/mashable I can still remember in vivid detail the very first time I saw the original iPhone in the flesh. My 16-hour direct flight from Hong Kong had just landed back in New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. The flight attendant announced our arrival back in […]

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This app turns your smartphone into a virtual ruler

This app turns your smartphone into a virtual ruler

The software company thatmade Face Swap Liveis reinventing the ruler. Laan Labs just released a demo for AR Measure is an augmented reality appthat turns your smartphone into a virtual ruler or measuring tape. The app uses augmented reality to measure the distance between points in a 3D space using your phones camera. To use […]

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American Spies Now Have Their Very Own Smartphone App

American Spies Now Have Their Very Own Smartphone App

Chris Rasmussen is an evangelist, and his message is crowdsourcing. As a career analyst inside the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Rasmussen’s sermons have been limited to a closed top-secret community. But this week, he’s going public with his most radical idea to date, in the form of a smartphone app for senior US intelligence officers. Called […]

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The 10 most influential smartphone apps

The 10 most influential smartphone apps

From Maps to Instagram, Uber to Foursquare the top 10 app developments which have been copied, adopted or simply absorbed into everything else Maps, 2007 Once upon a time, there was no Google Maps and Apple Maps. There was just Maps, the mapping app that shipped with the first iPhone. Where many of the Apple-developed […]

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