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Explore your universe with Star Walk 2

You had me at "plausible three-dimensional models of planetary nebulae." The post Explore your universe with Star Walk 2 appeared first on AppleTell.

Does Microsoft Need a Big Windows Unveiling at the End of September?

Microsoft may soon take the covers off the next version of its Windows operating system. The big question: Does it matter?

Here's One Way Apple's Smartwatch Could Be Better Than Anything Else (AAPL)

Apple is expected to release a smartwatch sometime this fall or early next year. There's already speculation that the so-called iWatch will be a dud — that it won't live up to the iPhone's massive success. But that fate isn't set inShow More Summary

Pandora's New Diversity Report Reveals The Company Is Almost 50% Female, But Mostly White

Pandora Media released its diversity report on Thursday, in line with the trend of other companies like Pinterest and Facebook releasing theirs. Pandora's findings reveal the company is, overall, 50.8% male and 49.2% female — but it's also overwhelmingly 70.9% white. Show More Summary

Hot Pads helps you search for rental properties

If you are thinking about moving but don't know where to start, Hot Pads might be just for you. The free app uses your current location to find what rental properties are near you, or you can search any area of the country. Hot Pads was recently...

I Lived Out Of My Car For Four Months To Join The Tech Revolution

Editor's note: Two years ago, a Silicon Valley product designer named Kurt Varner saved a ton of money and learned a lot about life by living in his car for four months. Varner wrote about his experiences on Quora in March 2013. Recently,...Show More Summary

iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi and GPS antennas leak ahead of fall production

iPhone 6 leaks have stolen most our attention lately ahead of next month’s big reveal, but a new set of leaked images may have just given us our first look at some of the iPad Air 2?s internal components. Other … Read more ›

Daily Deals for August 21, 2014, featuring discounts on three Mac utility apps

It's time to save some of that hard-earned cash with our Daily Deals, featuring exclusive TUAW Deals, a handy list from Dealnews and our own handpicked iOS and OS X selections. All prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly....

Apple confirms: Many iCloud services are down for some people

Readers have been reporting and now Apple has confirmed that many iCloud services are down.Filed under: AAPL Company

How people on Twitter reacted to Trayvon Martin and Ferguson in one chart

The Pew Research Center has a fascinating write-up about how the media have picked up on the Michael Brown shooting and the situation in Ferguson. One of the most interesting graphics in its report compares how people on Twitter responded to Ferguson versus how they reacted to the Trayvon Martin shooting in 2012. As you can […]

The case for a social media standard on sensitive content

The tragic, public airing of James Foley's murder at the hands of the Islamic State is raising sensitive questions about the role that social media companies play in disseminating news online. Was Twitter right to block the gruesome video showing Foley's death? Is there a legitimate news justification for distributing the video, or is it […]

How One Non-Profit Is Transforming Ex-Convicts And Former Drug Dealers Into Entrepreneurs

Up eight flights of stairs in New York's Flatiron District, the golden late afternoon sunlight is streaming in through the windows. Defy Ventures' CEO and founder Catherine Hoke is speaking to 25  men and women, all dressed in formal attire. Show More Summary

How people on Twitter reacted to Trayvon Martin and Ferguson in one chart

The Pew Research Center has a fascinating write-up about how the media have picked up on the Michael Brown shooting and the situation in Ferguson. One of the most interesting graphics in its report compares how people on Twitter responded to Ferguson versus how they reacted to the Trayvon Martin shooting in 2012. As you can […]

Apple in Talks With Insurance Companies Over HealthKit Partnership

In addition to seeking partnerships with several different hospitals and health institutions for its HealthKit initiative, Apple is also speaking with major U.S. insurance companies like UnitedHealth and Humana. In a report on rising...Show More Summary

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public Beta 2 to testers

Update should increase stability, continues Yosemite's visual transformation.

The case for a social media standard on sensitive content

The tragic, public airing of James Foley's murder at the hands of the Islamic State is raising sensitive questions about the role that social media companies play in disseminating news online. Was Twitter right to block the gruesome video showing Foley's death? Is there a legitimate news justification for distributing the video, or is it […]

Monkey’s selfie cannot be copyrighted, US regulators say

Selfie by macaca nigra monkey is public domain, not owned by nature photographer.

Apple posts job listing for VoLTE-experienced engineer ahead of expected voice-over-LTE support

A new set of job listings noticed by LightReading continue to show Apple’s focus on implementing VoLTE, or voice-over-LTE, support for implementing high quality call quality on new iPhones. Specifically, the job listings seek both a Cellular...Show More Summary

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