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Killer unicorns: Every device an iPhone-killer

When it comes to wishing for magical, iPhone-killing devices, dope springs eternal because every new device is surely the one, no matter how little you know about it. Writing for TheStreet, Amanda Shiavo adopts her spookiest voice and...Show More Summary

The Week in Apple News and Rumors: Free Swift training, Apple’s rumored AI chip, AirPods firmware update, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending May 26, 2017 Image by Apple It’s the Memorial Day weekend, and we hope you’re enjoying time with your friends and family. If you’re taking a break to relax, you can check out the Apple-related headlines in this week’s slideshow. Show More Summary

Amazon is offering two free months of Music Unlimited to new subscribers

2 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

All the various music streaming services desperately try to differentiate themselves with personalization features and the occasional exclusive. If you ask me, however, they're all pretty much the same with similar catalogs. For those who disagree, right now is a great time to see how the other half lives. Show More Summary

23% off iRobot Roomba 650 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner - Deal Alert

2 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

If you want a thorough, everyday clean, maybe you should consider using robots. The Roomba 650 Vacuuming Robot provides a thorough clean at the push of a button. The patented, 3-Stage Cleaning System easily picks up dust, pet hair and...Show More Summary

Reolink Keen review: Battery-powered camera offers wireless security for cheap

2 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

I’ve reviewed several home security cameras over the years, and always grapple with where to mount them close to a required electrical outlet. After all, wires can be severed or simply unplugged, disabling a camera before it ever has a chance to catch a glimpse of potential intruders. Show More Summary

Can Windows be used with Apple’s two-factor authentication?

2 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Sandie Baron has a iPad and a Windows 10 system, and wondered how to use Apple’s two-factor authentication (2FA) with that setup. Apple doesn’t offer 2FA tools under Windows, but you don’t need a Mac or a second iOS device to get the advantages. Show More Summary

Apple’s iOS Setting app needs a major UI overhaul

2 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

When you set up a new iPhone or iPad, a few screens walk you through some of the most important settings for the device. You’re asked to enter your Apple ID and password; you’re asked if you want to use location services; and you get queried about Siri. Show More Summary

Home is where the HomeKit wants to be

2 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Since it first introduced HomeKit back in 2014, Apple has been dancing around the idea of the smart home and automation. Since then, it’s expanded its offerings bit-by-bit. It added the Home app in 2016, finally putting a front-end interface on controlling smart home tech and adding the ability to use the Apple TV as a home automation hub. Show More Summary

Get 63% off This 76-in-1 Precision Tool Set For Smartphones, Laptops and Electronics - Deal Alert

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

This 76-piece repair kit contains everything you need to work on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, stereo, or anything else that requires precision instruments. Everything from screwdrivers, to a suction cup to a plastic spudger, whatever that might be. Show More Summary

Here's how to watch the WWDC 2017 live-stream on June 5

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

WWDC 2017 will be televised... or, live-streamed to be more exact. Apple has confirmed that you will be able to live-stream the keynote for the Worldwide Developers Conference. Apple’s first event of the year is scheduled to kick off with a keynote on Monday, June 5 at 10 a.m. Show More Summary

Newegg is selling a pure sine wave UPS for just $125 right now

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

If you’re serious about protecting your PC—and any unsaved work or game you might have open on it—you need an uninterruptible power supply (UPS). A UPS is a surge protector and emergency battery in one, meant to keep devices safe and humming along when the power goes out. Show More Summary

Amazon's 2-For-1 Dash Button Deal Actually Nets You Two Free Dash Buttons - Deal Alert

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Right now if you buy a Dash Button, Amazon will give you one for free in honor of National Pet Week, this week. But they're still giving you the $4.99 credit after the first time you use it. So that's two Dash buttons for free, really (typically Dash buttons cost $4.99). Show More Summary

Smartphone camera shootout: iPhone 7 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy S8

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Apple proudly says that the the iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. But is it the best? We put the iPhone 7 Plus to the test against the newest flagship from Samsung, the Galaxy S8. Watch the video above to see the photos side-by-side and to find out how each smartphone did in delivering the best color, clarity, and range. Show More Summary

How to adjust mailbox behavior for sent mail via iCloud from a Mac

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

David Whitton finds that when he sends email using iCloud from Apple’s Mail app in macOS that the outgoing messages can wind up arbitrarily in the Sent mailbox in either the iCloud account or the On My Mac section. Seems there is no way of knowing which will happen, nor to force one or the other. Show More Summary

Double header: Twice the ire about upcoming products

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Does it ever seem odd to you that the Macalope can, eh, sorta make a living covering bad coverage of Apple? Admittedly, alfalfa doesn’t cost much. And the Macalope just has this one suit. But, even so… a little weird, right? But rare is the day that the Macalope doesn’t have at least one piece to write about and many is the day he has his choice. Show More Summary

How Thunderbolt 3 won the port wars

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Intel's putting Thunderbolt 3 into its CPUs and opening up the spec, and that means one thing: world domination.

Samsung Galaxy Gear 360: Great for the Galaxy S8, not so much for the iPhone

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

When the Galaxy S8 was unveiled in late March, it wasn’t the only premium product in Samsung’s catalog that received a massive overhaul. The Gear 360 camera also got an impressive redesign, turning it from a somewhat clumsy sphere into a neatly pocketable stick. Show More Summary

How iCloud Photo Library matches up to Google Photos

3 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Last week at the Google I/O developer conference, Google announced a raft of forthcoming additions to its Google Photos service. Since Google Photos runs on iOS and in any web browser, it’s a serious photo-storage option for Mac, iPhone, and iPad users—and in many ways, it’s way ahead of Apple’s Photos apps and iCloud Photo Library service. Show More Summary

Podcast 560: By the non-pricking of my thumbs

4 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Could a non-invasive wearable blood-glucose monitor that links to an Apple Watch help change people’s lives and lead to better avoidance of diabetes onset? Roman and Glenn discuss this, along with the potential of new laptops at WWDC, Today at Apple, and the odd introduction of an Android switcher campaign when new phones are just a few months away. Show More Summary

Meridian Audio Explorer2 USB DAC review: An inexpensive path to high-resolution audio

4 days agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Meridian’s Explorer2 portable digital-to-audio converter can play virtually any type of high-resolution audio file, but its most compelling feature is its ability to decode MQA files. For me, MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) was the best thing to come out of CES 2015. Show More Summary

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