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Apple ‘totally undersells’ the iPad Pro’s new processor

Apple just revived the iPad with the help of some pretty exciting software features shipping in iOS 11 that will make it behave more like a …

Redesigned Version of Microsoft OneNote Now Available on Mac and iOS

This week, Microsoft took the unusual step of pushing out a redesigned version of OneNote for Mac and iOS ahead of its release on Windows and Android. The update to the note-taking platform introduces a new interface that aims to enhance usability for users of assistive technologies, simplify …

Cortex Camera App Review | One Of The Best Photography Apps, Period

I suspect in two years time the gap between the performance of phone cameras and all but the top 1% of dedicated point-and-shoots will be diminished …

Why Italian Craftsmanship Is Superior to Everything Else

Legendary furniture mogul Roberto Minotti explains the history and quality of his country's design tradition<p>There's no doubt that Italians know good design. From Ettore Sottsass's whimsical Memphis furniture to Gio Ponti's sleek wares, Italy has been a leader in innovative, beautiful, and …

Felix Hernandez Makes Car Ads without Cars

In more ways than one, what you see in advertisements—whether that be the always perfectly shaped Chick-fil-A sandwich or fashion models whose images have created an epidemic of self-esteem issues—is often not real. It can’t be real, because most of the time, real is not convincing enough, not sexy …

Self-esteem

Apple sends the iPhone 4 to the land of obsolete gadgets

The iPhone 4, which was first unveiled in June 2010, and the 2010 MacBook Air, are now obsolete in most of the world, and "vintage" in California and Turkey, Apple announced on its obsolete products webpage on November 2.<p>The 2010 version of the MacBook Air was a major redesign and the first Apple …

MacBook Air

What I see when I look at the schedules of highly successful people

Success does not lie in the results. It lies in the efforts that someone puts to get those results. If we have a look at the life of successful …

Self-improvement

Tips & tricks for optimizing iOS 10

Get to know 3D Touch<p>If you haven't already, get familiar with 3D Touch. This bit of proprietary Apple tech has been around since last year, but iOS …

A cypress tree grows through this hillside home in Los Angeles

High above the bustling sprawl and traffic of Los Angeles is a quiet sanctuary that’s so in tune with nature there’s a cypress tree growing through …

Architecture

“Design has nothing to do with art”: Design legend Milton Glaser dispels a universal misunderstanding

Design is not art. It’s a distinction understood by practicing designers, but it still eludes many. In an Oct. 29 talk at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, the 87-year-old graphic design legend Milton Glaser gave the best definition of the practice of design.<p>“Design is the process of going …

Graphic Design

Requiem for the Mac Pro

Moments before unveiling the new, snazzy, Touch Bar-equipped MacBook Pros at a company event last week, Apple CEO Tim Cook said a sentence that …

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV vs. 2016 Tesla Model S 60 Comparison

Tesla Paved the Road. The Chevy Bolt is driving it. How the World’s Two Longest-Range Electric Cars Stack Up<p>The Chevrolet Bolt EV and Tesla Model S are the only battery-electric cars in existence with more than 200 miles of range on a charge. Both the Bolt EV and Model S 60 have 60-kW-hr batteries, …

Dress Your iPhone & MacBook in Marble With These Covers

Uniqfind is currently offering these minimalistic Apple covers in blush and vanilla marble finishes.<p>Created specifically for Apple products, each …

What Fascism Really Is — And What It Isn't

<b>Fascism is Anti-Libera</b><b>l</b>: Fascists oppose pluralism, tolerance, individualism, democracy, the idea of natural rights, and the like. While fascist …

MIT Created An Algorithm Called The ‘Nightmare Machine’ That Uses A.I. To Create Horrific Images

The somewhat scary rise of lumbering robots that will surely one day hold humanity under their boot have been covered at great length on Uproxx.com, but those robots will be puppy dogs if their artificial intelligence doesn’t turn evil. Unfortunately for the human race, MIT has developed an …

The First Photo of Earth From Space Was Taken 70 Years Ago Today

The camera that snapped the photo was launched on a German V-2 rocket seized from the Nazis after the end of World War II.<p>More than a decade before the launch of Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite, scientists at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico launched a camera on top of a Nazi …

New MacBook Pro Line-Up Leaks Ahead Of Official Launch

The invites to Apple’s event on Thursday October 27th arrived with a simple slogan, ”Hello again”, that echoed the “Hello” from the first Mac launch back in the eighties. If you were expecting new Mac hardware from Apple after that, you’d be right. Apple’s plans for Thursday are becoming clear, and …

MacBook Pro

Apple Strategy 2017. Very important change to iPhone coming.

Apple Strategy 2017. Very important change to iPhone coming.<p>I’m inside Tim Cook’s head but I really wonder what’s going on inside Mark Zuckerberg’s …

An iPhone feature people have been clamoring for has been hiding in iOS the whole time

Buried deep within the code in iOS 10, there’s a special dark mode just waiting to be activated. It was discovered shortly after the first iOS 10 …

If you have a black or jet black iPhone 7, you need these wallpapers

After adding a new rose gold color to its iPhone lineup just last year, Apple came back with not one but two brand new colors when it launched the …

These are the 2 best iPhone email apps in the world, and I can’t decide which to use

If there’s one thing I have learned from my lifelong battle with email, it’s this: be flexible. There are always new apps in development and new …

Apps

Apple's Mac launch invite hints at a legendary Steve Jobs moment

Apple will announce new Mac computers on October 27 at an event in Cupertino, California.<p>The invite to the event actually harkens back to the first-ever Macintosh with its tagline, "Hello again."<p>In 1984, Apple launched the original Macintosh computer, which was one of the first computers with a …

How the web became unreadable

I've caught myself squinting and holding the screen closer to my face. I've worried that my eyesight is starting to go.<p>These hurdles have made me grumpier over time, but what pushed me over the edge was when Google's App Engine console — a page that, as a developer, I use daily — changed its text …

Evidence in Trademark Filing Points to MacBook OLED Panel Officially Called 'Magic Toolbar'

A week before Apple's just-announced October 27 Mac-centric event, a newly discovered trademark filing has been unearthed online, suggesting a potential name for the OLED panel on the new MacBook Pro. According to information rounded up by Brian Conroy at <i>The Trademark Ninja</i> (via <i>The Next Web</i>), a …

Apps

Will new MacBooks finally make it easier to pick the perfect Apple laptop?

Commentary: With new MacBook Pro models rumored to be coming soon, where does Apple's laptop lineup current stand?<p>Now that invites for the October 27 Apple event have seen sent out, there's much speculation about what we will, and won't, see from a purported new generation of MacBook Pro …

MacBook Pro

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Releases New Posters And Character Details

The final trailer for <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> debuted just last Thursday morning, and now we’re getting a batch of new posters with character descriptions. We also have the fan-edited supercut above, which attempts to piece together all of the <i>Rogue One</i> footage we’ve seen so far into a somewhat …

Batman: Return to Arkham Launches Today on PS4 and Xbox One

Return to Arkham, which costs $50, contains updated versions of last-generation Batman games Arkham Asylum and Arkham City, which were developed by Rocksteady. Both contain "fully remastered and updated" graphics, while all previously released DLC is also included for both games.<p>Return to Arkham …

Batman: Arkham

Microsoft Surface Phone release date, news & update: Switch apps from handset to PC without losing continuity

The Windows 10 event is scheduled to be held on Oct. 26 and fans are expecting that Microsoft will reveal something about the highly-anticipated …