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  • newExternal Link: Dish Now Offering iPhone House Calls
    Satellite provider Dish has an intriguing new service: on-site iPhone screen and battery repair. You’ll pay a premium for its services, which range from $74.99 to $184.99, which is more than even Apple typically charges, but it might be worthwhile…
    - 4 hours ago 3 May 16, 7:34pm -
  • newTim Cook Sits Down with Jim Cramer on Mad Money
    As Apple comes under fire from financial analysts, Cook talks to Mad Money’s Jim Cramer to tell Apple’s side of the story. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-…
    - 6 hours ago 3 May 16, 6:06pm -
  • TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 2 May 2016
    Notable software releases this week include Lightroom CC 2015.5.1 and Lightroom 6.5.1, OmniOutliner 4.5.2, HoudahGeo 5.0, and iMovie 10.1.2. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet.…
    - 1 day ago 2 May 16, 5:37pm -
  • ExtraBITS for 2 May 2016
    In this week’s ExtraBITS, Apple has redesigned its support Web site, there’s a battle brewing over emoji, and the iPhone Upgrade Program is now available online. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publ…
    - 1 day ago 2 May 16, 5:36pm -
  • External Link: Apple Redesigns Support Site
    You probably don’t visit it every day, but the next time you’re looking for help from Apple, you’ll find a redesigned Apple Support site. The new site features a prominent search field at the top before breaking the page into blocks for browsin…
    - 1 day ago 2 May 16, 5:04pm -
  • Why Your Bits Might Be Flipped (and What to Do about It)
    We all experience misunderstandings about technology from time to time. Joe Kissell explains why it’s not your fault, and how he approaches the subject of tech misconceptions in his new book, “Are Your Bits Flipped?”. Read the full article at…
    - 2 days ago 1 May 16, 10:21pm -
  • Take Control of Slack Basics: Chapter 9, Search Effectively
    A messaging system is only as good as its search feature because you will need to refer back to previous discussions. Happily, Slack offers a powerful and flexible search that you can use to find any content to which you have access. You can even ref…
    - 2 days ago 1 May 16, 6:21pm -
  • Chapter 9 of “Take Control of Slack Basics” Available
    One of the advantages of Slack is that it archives all your team chatter so you can find essential discussions later on. In this week’s chapter, Glenn Fleishman tells you how to search your Slack’s messages effectively. Read the full article at…
    - 2 days ago 1 May 16, 6:20pm -
  • Lightroom CC 2015.5.1 and Lightroom 6.5.1
    Resolves a number of bugs in the professional photo cataloging and editing applications. ($149 new or $9.99 monthly Creative Cloud subscription, free update) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication…
    - 3 days ago 30 Apr 16, 10:29pm -
  • OmniOutliner 4.5.2
    Brings a number of improvements to the outlining and information organization app. ($49.99 new, free update, 24.8 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS…
    - 3 days ago 30 Apr 16, 12:03pm -
  • HoudahGeo 5.0
    Major new release of photo geotagging utility. ($39 new, free update, 21.7 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support our work and become…
    - 4 days ago 30 Apr 16, 2:51am -

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  • newSpaceX had a superhero costume designer make a spacesuit

    SpaceX had a superhero costume designer make a spacesuit

    SpaceX is fond of making technology that looks good, and apparently that extends as far as astronaut gear. Thanks to both a Tested video (at the 12:09 mark) and a recently highlighted Bleep interview, we now know that well-known costume designer Jose…
    - 49 mins ago 3 May 16, 10:58pm -
  • newGoPro's new video editing suite is very familiar

    GoPro's new video editing suite is very familiar

    It didn't take long for GoPro to make use of those mobile video editing apps it acquired back in February. The action camera maker has launched a "mobile creative suite" that, in its initial form, repurposes Quik and Splice as tools for editing your…
    - 1 hour ago 3 May 16, 10:36pm -
  • newMcLaren uses 20-year-old laptops to maintain its first supercar

    McLaren uses 20-year-old laptops to maintain its first supercar

    You've no doubt heard of organizations clinging to ancient technology to keep their businesses running, but probably nothing like this. A Jalopnik tour has shown that McLaren relies on a roughly 20-year-old laptop, a variant of Compaq's LTE 5280, to.…
    - 2 hours ago 3 May 16, 10:12pm -
  • newA simple tweak to Spotify's iOS app makes navigation a lot easier

    A simple tweak to Spotify's iOS app makes navigation a lot easier

    Spotify is the leading streaming music service -- despite the fact that its app design has always left something to be desired. Things have improved in the last year or two, but by and large its apps are not easy to navigate. However, a seemingly sim…
    - 2 hours ago 3 May 16, 9:49pm -
  • newGoogle Maps takes you inside Rio de Janeiro's Olympic venues

    Google Maps takes you inside Rio de Janeiro's Olympic venues

    Google Maps adds indoor views of major attractions on the regular. Ahead of this summer's Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, the company is taking you inside the 25 indoor venues that will host sporting events in a few weeks. There are "enhanced views"…
    - 2 hours ago 3 May 16, 9:28pm -
  • newHigh-profile women in tech push diversity with Project Include

    High-profile women in tech push diversity with Project Include

    Take a look at the diversity statistics from many tech companies, as we did with our 2015 Diversity Report Card, and you'll notice a consistent issue. The tech industry, for all of its meritocratic grandstanding, has a big inclusion problem -- and ma…
    - 3 hours ago 3 May 16, 9:16pm -
  • newBrazilian court reverses yet another WhatsApp ban

    Brazilian court reverses yet another WhatsApp ban

    Access to WhatsApp has been reinstated in Brazil just 24 hours after Judge Marcel Montalvão ordered the country's five largest cellular service providers to block the messaging service.
    - 3 hours ago 3 May 16, 8:51pm -
  • newFashion (mostly) missed the point of its tech-inspired Met Gala

    Fashion (mostly) missed the point of its tech-inspired Met Gala

    Since 1946, the Met Gala has hosted the biggest names in fashion and entertainment. While the prestigious event acts as a fundraiser for The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute, it's also a chance for A-listers from different industries to…
    - 3 hours ago 3 May 16, 8:30pm -
  • newPostmates' couriers help small shops with same-day deliveries

    Postmates' couriers help small shops with same-day deliveries

    Small businesses use Shopify's software to create custom online storefronts, and Shopify regularly adds features making it easier to juggle digital and physical sales. Now those customers can get a same-day delivery option through Postmates so long a…
    - 4 hours ago 3 May 16, 8:09pm -
  • newMoog's new app brings the iconic Model 15 synth to your iPad

    Moog's new app brings the iconic Model 15 synth to your iPad

    Moog may be known for its analog synthesizers, but the company has also crammed those sounds inside iOS apps for making noise on the go. With its latest app for the iPhone and iPad, the company created a digital version of its iconic Model 15 instrum…
    - 4 hours ago 3 May 16, 7:44pm -
  • newNetflix knows which video thumbnails you're likely to click

    Netflix knows which video thumbnails you're likely to click

    Have you noticed that Netflix's video thumbnails follow a familiar pattern? That's no accident -- in fact, the streaming giant has developed a whole process for choosing those pictures. In a fresh blog post, the company has revealed details of a test…
    - 4 hours ago 3 May 16, 7:20pm -

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  • [GamerTell] Microsoft XBOX to support Cross-Network Play

    [GamerTell] Microsoft XBOX to support Cross-Network Play

    [From GamerTell] In an amazing announcement, Microsoft has stated that it will support cross-network play. Yes, that is correct, Microsoft, of all companies is on board with this. This would allow users of the XBOX system to join gamers of other sy…
    - 6 days ago 27 Apr 16, 2:08pm -
  • [EntertainmentTell] Prince: Singer, Songwriter dead at 57

    [EntertainmentTell] Prince:  Singer, Songwriter dead at 57

    [From EntertainmentTell] News surfaced earlier today from TMZ and CNN of the passing of a music legend - Prince Rogers Nelson, better known as Prince or The Artist Formerly Known As Prince, was found dead at his estate in Carver County, Minn.
    - 12 days ago 21 Apr 16, 6:02pm -
  • [GamerTell] NEO: Sony PS4.5 rumors

    [GamerTell] NEO:  Sony PS4.5 rumors

    [From GamerTell] The rumors are flying around the Internet that the upcoming Sony PS4.5 update will be code named NEO. There is really no official word directly from Sony on this matter, but there has to be some sort of insider leak for there to be…
    - 13 days ago 20 Apr 16, 1:02pm -
  • [AppleTell] WWDC 2016 - Apple provides tickets via Lottery System

    [AppleTell] WWDC 2016 - Apple provides tickets via Lottery System

    [From AppleTell] With the 2016 WWDC (World Wide Developers Conference), Apple is providing the widely popular tickets via a lottery system. Developers can begin the application process for tickets and registration goes through April 22, 2016 at 10pm…
    - 14 days ago 19 Apr 16, 1:50pm -
  • [HomeTechTell] Home Automation with Crestron

    [HomeTechTell] Home Automation with Crestron

    [From HomeTechTell] It seems as though Crestron wants to rule the Home Automation market. They are constantly coming out with new features and products to fully automate your home life. They want you to have "A Simpler Life At Every Time of Day" as…
    - 25 days ago 8 Apr 16, 4:00pm -
  • [GadgeTell] Digital Sky touch screens will transform coach flying forever

    [GadgeTell] Digital Sky touch screens will transform coach flying forever

    [From GadgeTell] During the recent Passenger Experience Conference in Hamburg, Germany, the new Thales Digital Sky touch screens were on display for future travelers to gawk at. These 21.3" touch screen embedded seat accessories may become the coach…
    - 26 days ago 7 Apr 16, 2:30pm -
  • [GamerTell] Top Ten Searched Games of 2016

    [GamerTell] Top Ten Searched Games of 2016

    [From GamerTell] See the Top Ten searched games of 2016. We show you the games and a brief description of each. Enjoy the read and hopefully you find the games as entertaining as we do.
    - 27 days ago 6 Apr 16, 5:40pm -
  • [AppleTell] Tim Cook's email to Apple employees about Apple and the FBI

    [AppleTell] Tim Cook's email to Apple employees about Apple and the FBI

    [From AppleTell] Nearly a week into the debate between the FBI and Apple over the San Bernardino, CA. terrorist's locked iPhone, Tim Cook stands firm the Apple will not unlock the device for the FBI. Earlier this morning, Cook sent a mass email out…
    - 71 days ago 23 Feb 16, 12:47am -
  • [EntertainmentTell] WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan retires at 34

    [EntertainmentTell] WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan retires at 34

    [From EntertainmentTell] Wrestling fans (today's fan) are sad to hear the news of the early retirement of Daniel Bryan. Bryan has been battling medical issues arising from a concussion he received last April during a match.
    - 85 days ago 9 Feb 16, 2:06am -
  • [HomeTechTell] Amazon Echo soon to rule the home

    [HomeTechTell] Amazon Echo soon to rule the home

    [From HomeTechTell] For anyone who is not familiar with the Echo, it is the modern day assistant that is starting to outshine Siri, Cortana and all other electronic assistants and voice controlled smart boxes.Echo is fast becoming the "go to" voice…
    - 85 days ago 9 Feb 16, 12:59am -
  • [AppleTell] Who can get free exposure during the Super Bowl, Apple, that's who

    [AppleTell] Who can get free exposure during the Super Bowl, Apple, that's who

    [From AppleTell] Believe it or not, Apple did not spend any money to advertise during Super Bowl 50. That sounds crazy, right? Of course, why wouldn't they put together another great Ad, like the classice 1984 Apple spot that launched their awakeni…
    - 86 days ago 8 Feb 16, 10:42am -

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  • My Work Here is Done

    My Work Here is Done

    After following Apple retail for 14 years, I’ve reached a happy ending, and am gracefully backing away from the crazy world of following the company and its stores. No more stories or analysis, or flying out to far-flung locations to join overnigh…
    - 28 Mar 15, 3:19am -
  • Live Above An Apple Store—For a Price

    Live Above An Apple Store—For a Price

    For the most-avid Apple store enthusiast, a most-extraordinary opportunity has arisen to purchase an apartment inside an Apple store building. No more driving—or even walking—to your Genius Bar appointment or to pick up an accessory. Just take a…
    - 14 Mar 15, 9:26am -
  • More Streams of People To Fill The Retail Stores

    More Streams of People To Fill The Retail Stores

    Although Apple’s Monday special event was intended to formally present Apple Watch, it seemed to be more about the company’s retail stores, which will bear the brunt of additional inventory, sales and traffic handling tasks to get the produc…
    - 11 Mar 15, 7:47am -
  • Latest Store Opening Generates Apple Enthusiasm

    Latest Store Opening Generates Apple Enthusiasm

    This video of the Zhongjie Joy City (Shenyang, China) Apple store grand opening on February 28th demonstrates the broad extent of the enthusiasm for Apple’s retail stores, and how it transcends cultures and international boundaries.
    - 3 Mar 15, 6:50am -
  • Neighbors Organize Protest Over Future Apple Store

    Neighbors Organize Protest Over Future Apple Store

    - 23 Feb 15, 10:26pm -
  • Last Mini-Store Moves to Full-Size Space

    Last Mini-Store Moves to Full-Size Space

    In typical Apple fashion, customer service trumped the scheduled 10 p.m. closing time of the Oakridge (N. Calif.) retail store last night, the last of nine mini-stores that debuted in 2004 and introduced the now-familiar stainless steel interior des…
    - 15 Feb 15, 3:05am -
  • Historic Genius Bar Logos Are Being Removed

    Historic Genius Bar Logos Are Being Removed

    An original and significant element of Apple’s retail stores is disappearing. Over the past month workers have been removing the “atom” symbol that has pinpointed the Genius Bars since the first store opened in 2001, and they are replacing i…
    - 11 Feb 15, 12:34pm -
  • Apple Expanding Green Energy To More Stores

    Apple Expanding Green Energy To More Stores

    Apple announced today that it’s signed an $848 million contract to purchase solar electricity that will convert all 52 of its California stores, its headquarters and a data center to green power by the end of 2016. Speaking at a San Francisco…
    - 11 Feb 15, 3:56am -
  • Store Employees Indicted, Gift Card Fraud Ring

    Store Employees Indicted, Gift Card Fraud Ring

    The Manhattan (NYC) district attorney announced indictments today against four former Apple retail store employees and a dental office receptionist, accusing them of defrauding Barclays Bank of of $700,000 through fraudulently-obtained Apple gift car…
    - 6 Feb 15, 3:59am -
  • Apple Posts One Last Look At Retail Financials

    Apple Posts One Last Look At Retail Financials

    In the wake of Apple’s unexplained decision to no longer separately report retail store financial results, the company has posted a final, tantalizing summary of how the stores have performed by geography over the past three years, showing Japan w…
    - 4 Feb 15, 10:48am -
  • Retail Veteran Is Leaving, Big Changes Coming

    Retail Veteran Is Leaving, Big Changes Coming

    Prompted by future career possibilities, and encouraged by the value of his Apple stock, Apple’s veteran vice president of retail real estate and development Bob Bridger is leaving the company at the end of March. Insiders say his departure is als…
    - 3 Feb 15, 4:56am -

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  • A Review of the Dragon Touch Tablets

    A Review of the Dragon Touch Tablets

    With so many dragon touch tablets to choose from, it can be a daunting task to find the right tablet for you. Fortunately, there are dragon touch tablet reviews online that can assist you to make the right choice. Fortunately […]
    - 4 days ago 30 Apr 16, 7:25am -
  • Playing Online Games with Your Smarwatch

    Playing Online Games with Your Smarwatch

    Although the Smartwatch is relatively new on the market, this device has caught the attention of game developers. Already we have seen these creative geniuses use this new platform to produce practical apps as well as fun and interesting new […]…
    - 9 days ago 25 Apr 16, 12:01am -
  • 5 Tips for Creating Great Skating Videos

    5 Tips for Creating Great Skating Videos

    One unexpected — but awesome — use we’ve seen users find for Magisto is skateboarding videos. These days, cameras are everywhere, so it’s rare for a dedicated skater not to have two or three — or a dozen sick videos […]
    - 15 days ago 18 Apr 16, 11:32pm -
  • How to do Data Recovery on Mac using EaseUS Data Recovery

    How to do Data Recovery on Mac using EaseUS Data Recovery

    There are times when some of the files from our system are deleted by mistake. If the files which are deleted are were useful it is very important that you recover with the help of a data recovery software. If […]
    - 24 days ago 10 Apr 16, 6:51am -
  • Top iPad Games For Real Money

    Top iPad Games For Real Money

    Online casinos for iPads offer players the same games and chances of winning cash prizes as ones enjoyed on a laptop. The slots will still pay out when the selected lines are hit, and players can hit it big with […]
    - 55 days ago 9 Mar 16, 8:35pm -
  • Neebo – Always In Touch

    Neebo – Always In Touch

    Your darling baby has finally arrived – you are overcome with emotion – love, joy and excitement embrace you as you cradle your precious little one in your arms. Without warning, your mind wanders into parental mode and the desire […]…
    - 61 days ago 3 Mar 16, 10:54pm -
  • Use The Movavi Screen Capture For Your Mac

    Use The Movavi Screen Capture For Your Mac

    Using a Macbook isn’t very comfortable all the time. You can’t always do everything that you would do in an ordinary Windows computer. So, what happens when you have to save a conversation with a dear friend or one of […]
    - 73 days ago 21 Feb 16, 11:01am -
  • Review SAYE – Personal Finance and Budget Planner for iOS

    Review SAYE – Personal Finance and Budget Planner for iOS

    The primary reason for financial problems in life is not because of low earnings. The reason is lack of self-discipline, self-mastery, and self-control and the inability to delay gratification. It is the tendency for people to spend everything they e…
    - 78 days ago 16 Feb 16, 4:38am -
  • Facts Of Interest For Brother Printer Owners About Buying Brother Cartridges

    Facts Of Interest For Brother Printer Owners About Buying Brother Cartridges

    When compared to the other printer brands, Brother is a name that is not that well-known. It is interesting to notice that those that actually own the printers are really happy. That is especially the case when referring to those […]
    - 92 days ago 2 Feb 16, 7:07am -
  • Jetpack Water Jump

    Jetpack Water Jump

    Are you looking for an action-packed endless running game where you can compete with your friends and be the first one to finish the race ? Or even just test your skills and reflexes ? With Jetpack Water Jump you […]
    - 92 days ago 2 Feb 16, 7:03am -

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  • newiTunes Movie Rental Not Working, How-To
    iTunes provides a wide variety of video content in the form of movie rentals and purchases. There are a few ways in which users engage with the video content from iTunes. You can download it from the itunes store onto your computer or iPad and then e…
    - 13 hours ago 3 May 16, 10:39am -
  • newTouch ID Not Working – Common Problems and Fixes
    Apple set the bar with its innovative Touch ID feature when it was released on the iPhone 5s. The company has continued to improve the technology, but that doesn’t mean it’s fullproof. Here are five common Touch ID problems and how to fix them. H…
    - 13 hours ago 3 May 16, 10:35am -
  • Best Tips For Your New Apple Pencil
    Apple Pencil available for iPad Pro is definitely a game changer when it comes to using iPads. The pencil is beautifully designed. It is longer than traditional stylus that one has seen over the ages. It resembles a real pencil and feels natural to h…
    - 2 days ago 2 May 16, 10:33am -
  • Apple Watch Loosing Market Share, suggests New Report
    If Apple’s recent earnings weren’t enough bad news already, Reports released this week by Strategy and Analytics group show that Apple may be loosing its market share in the Watch category to other industry players. Neil Mawston, Executive Direct…
    - 2 days ago 2 May 16, 1:22am -
  • Guide to Editing Video on Your iPhone
    It wasn’t long ago that the idea of editing video on a mobile phone was absurd. The iPhone has changed the game in so many areas and mobile video editing is no exception. However, there are some obvious limitations to editing mobile video. Screen S…
    - 3 days ago 30 Apr 16, 4:00pm -
  • How to Setup iCloud Mail, Contacts, Calendars and More on Your iPhone and iPad
    So you’ve purchased a shiny new iPhone or iPad and your ready to get rolling. Well, one of the first things you’re probably going to want to do is ensure your email, contacts and calendars are setup. There are a number of high profile service mos…
    - 3 days ago 30 Apr 16, 11:48am -
  • How to Boost your iPhone Security Ten Fold in less than 2 Minutes
    Enhance your iPhone Security 10 Fold in Less than 2 Minutes For those of us that have been carrying around an iPhone for years now, we have gotten used to the concept of passcodes. In fact, some of us including yours truly have had the same four digi…
    - 4 days ago 29 Apr 16, 2:31pm -
  • Cannot Download Apps on Apple TV, How-To
    With the release of the new tvOS 9.2, A lot of the issues faced with App store download are now a thing of the past. In its aim to continue improving upon the operating system, Apple released the 9.2.1 third beta to developers this week. Some of the…
    - 5 days ago 29 Apr 16, 11:01am -
  • How to Delete Apple Id?
    Apple ID Background Apple ID is the main connection between a user and all the Apple services. Without it any Apple device is as good as dead. You have to have an Apple ID if you wish to use services like Facetime, App Store, iCloud, iTunes Store, iM…
    - 5 days ago 28 Apr 16, 6:05pm -
  • How-To Personalize Your Apple News App
    With every iOS release , Apple is always making changes to its stock apps. The Notes App received enhanced security features via password protection in 9.3. Prior to that with the release of iOS 9, features such as checklist and sketch were added to…
    - 6 days ago 28 Apr 16, 10:17am -
  • Facebook Messenger App Not Working with Apple Watch, How-To
    About a year ago, Apple announced the Apple Watch. It was Apple’s first new product category after the iPad and first to be credited to Tim Cook. Expectation were sky high but whether or not Apple has delivered with this category is still a questio…
    - 6 days ago 27 Apr 16, 10:42pm -