Category Archives: iPhones

Steve Jobs will appear on a US postage stamp in 2015

steve-jobs-appleMany of his creations reduced the need to send physical mail, but late Apple founder Steve Jobs will still get a fitting tribute from the US Postal Service: his likeness will appear on a postage stamp beginning in 2015, according to a document obtained by The Washington Post.

Other deceased icons receiving their own stamps that year include Elvis Presley and famed Tonight Show host Johnny Carson.

Since 1957, US postage stamp subjects have been selected by an advisory committee of Continue reading

New Door Lock Uses iPhone As Security Key

kwikset kevo iphone lockThe smartphone has become so ubiquitous that virtually all of us carry our mobile devices with us wherever we go. In fact, we’re as likely to take our iPhone with us as we are our house keys. It stands to reason, then, that it would make for the perfect addition to a secure entry system. There will almost certainly be some security questions raised before the lock is released but the system would allow for entry using a key, keyfob, or your iPhone.

The lock system has been designed by Kwikset and will first be launched in the US in summer. The Continue reading