Debbie Loebel

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iPhone SE 2 rumored to launch in mid-2018

Apple is set to make another major play for emerging markets next year with the rumored release of a new iPhone SE 2 handset.<p>According to a rumor out of Apple’s supply chain, the new iPhone SE 2 will be assembled by Taiwanese manufacturer Winstron, only all units will be put together in Bengaluru, …

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T-Mobile unlimited prioritization limit is now 50 GB per month (Update: Now official)

<b>Update #2:</b> T-Mobile has officially announced the change in a blog post. Starting tomorrow, T-Mobile will increase its prioritization point from 32 GB to 50 GB.<p>To put that into context, you could stream a full two hours of Netflix every day and never reach your data limit. Not bad!<p><b>Update #1:</b> This …

Gmail iOS app will now warn you about phishing attempts

Back in May, Google updated its Gmail app on Android to warn about phishing attempts. It is now rather belatedly bringing that same protection to the iOS app.<p>The protection kicks in if you click on a sketchy link in an email, with two different levels of warning …<p>If Google knows the site to be a …

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Bear 1.2 Brings Sketching, New Icons, and VoiceOver to Note-Taking App

Popular note-taking app Bear received an update on Thursday across Mac and iOS that adds a number of notable features to the Evernote rival.<p>The biggest change to Bear is the ability to sketch on iOS. Users can now add sketches to their notes using a finger or stylus. Sketches are drawn on a …

Apps

How to Find Where iMessage Stickers Came From in iOS

Have you ever received a Messages sticker in iOS from someone and thought “wow that’s an amazing sticker, I wish I knew where it came from!”? Well if …

OS X

The 15 Most Useful Evernote Alternatives for Notes, Screenshots and Documents

Evernote is the Swiss army knife of productivity tools. It does a hell of a lot, but doesn’t do anything amazingly well. Maybe it was designed to …

Software

Watch Steve Jobs unveil the first iPhone — his greatest performance ever

Ten years ago today, Jobs surprised everyone with a truly revolutionary product. Ten years ago today, on Jan. 9, 2007, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs — …

Turn Apple Mail into a handy personal assistant [Deals]

Apple Mail houses all of your contacts, correspondence, and other critical details of your day to day life. That makes it a great platform for a …

The inside story of how the iPhone was born, as told by former Apple stars

On June 29th, 2007 the first iPhone was released, more than five months after its Macworld introduction. The device that was about to reshape the …

A Visual History of the iPhone

One decade ago, Apple finally released the first iPhone. Following its announcement six months previous at MacWorld, the iPhone was promptly dubbed …

Samsung reveals the Leader 8, its latest high-end flip phone

We have heard quite a few rumors regarding Samsung’s high-end flip phone over the last few months, and can now confirm that most of them are true: the South Korean tech giant has just officially announced the device in China.<p>The premium flip phone, which bears model number SM-G9298, is actually …

Apps

Apple adds PayPal as payment option for the App Store, iTunes Store and Apple Music

Apple today announced that it is adding PayPal as a new payment method to the App Store, iTunes Store, iBookstore and Apple Music services. This means Apple users will be able to add PayPal to their Apple ID in order to buy apps, musics, movies, TV shows and more.<p>PayPal is a nice alternative to …

Smart TV

Fantastical 2.4 for Mac brings lots of new features and improvements to the popular calendar app

Fantastical 2, the popular calendar app from developer, Flexibits, has received a big update for the Mac. Version 2.4, which just landed on the Mac App Store, brings several notable new features to the fore.<p>Users will be happy to learn that you can now add attachments directly to iCloud and …

Apps

Outlook for iOS updated with redesigned navigation, conversations, and more

Microsoft has today announced an update to its Outlook app for iOS that brings a variety of changes and improvements. The two new headline features are redesigned conversations and navigation, while an improved search will be coming soon.<p>The update to Outlook’s conversations design makes it easier …

Apps

Friday 5: Fantastical 2 – a better way to manage calendars and reminders on your Mac [Video]

When not using Apple’s built-in default option, Fantastical has long been my go to Calendar app on macOS. The app was just recently updated to version 2.4, a major feature upgrade encompassing things like attachment support, advanced undo/redo, travel time, and more.<p>But it’s not just the latest …

Apps

Watch these wide-eyed cheetah cubs get their first check-up at SA zoo

Five cheetah cubs have wriggled their way through their first health check at Monarto Zoo in South Australia.<p>Video shows the spotty cubs being …

The Cheetah Meow

Lions roar, cougars scream, and cheetahs …meow? We know that cheetahs don't roar, and can purr like house cats, but did you know that a cheetah will …

Pets

Five secret tricks only serious Gmail ninjas need to know

With great power comes great responsibility. If you click into this article, be sure to pay attention to the warnings.<p>If you're serious about Gmail, …

52 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You

The struggle is real — especially for students and recent grads.<p>I know because once upon a time I was a college student, and it wasn’t exactly fun. …

The 13 most useful new features in iOS 11

Apple's newest operating system for iPhones and iPads, iOS 11, is finally available. The update is packed with features, but only a handful of those features will really change the way you use your iPhone.<p>Here are 13 of the most useful new features in iOS 11:

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Messages app in iOS 11 now includes some snazzy new screen effects

During Apple’s WWDC keynote on Monday, Apple was absolutely flying through product announcements. Indeed, Apple barely spent any time discussing tvOS …

Speck's gone neon for its new iPhone 7 and Galaxy S8 cases

Speck's popular Presidio case line now comes in a set of eye-catching translucent neon colors.<p>Clear cases for smartphones are hot. But clear neon colors may soon be hotter -- or at least brighter.<p>Speck has added a neon edition to its line of slim but protective Presidio line of cases for the iPhone …

Phones

Best iOS 11 Features

Following the announcement of iOS 11 at Apple’s WWDC 2017, here are the features we’re most looking forward to.<p>This week's Apple WWDC came with plenty of exciting announcements, including a new iPad Pro, a totally upgraded desktop iMac, and of course, Apple's Google Home/Amazon Echo competitor, the …

Hands on: macOS High Sierra packs tons of surprising features

macOS High Sierra doesn’t pack as many updates as iOS 11, but Apple’s latest desktop software delivers plenty of new features worth drooling over.<p>After using the first High Sierra beta for the last few days, I’ve been blown away. Check out what’s new in the macOS High Sierra hands-on video …

10 basic iOS tricks every iPhone owner should know

From message stickers and 3D Touch to Live Photos and Apple Pay, iOS is stuffed with attention-getting features that grab headlines and demand rounds …

iOS

Twitter adds 239 new emoji – but not everyone can see them all just yet

Unlike most platforms that hoard tonnes of seemingly useless emoji, Twitter has kept a rather frugal selection of emoticons – that is until now.<p>The microblogging service is updating its custom icon set with full support for Emoji 5.0. This means you will now have the option to choose from 69 unique …

T-Mobile Will Pay Off Your iPhone If You Switch From Verizon

T-Mobile today introduced a limited time promotion to encourage Verizon customers with select iPhone models to switch to their network.<p>Starting May 31, when a Verizon customer with an iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, or iPhone SE brings their smartphone to T-Mobile, they'll be …

How to Reset Your Forgotten Apple ID Password

The most important thing to any Apple user (besides their iPhone of course!) is an Apple ID. It lets you access and store content in iCloud, make FaceTime calls, send iMessages, use Apple Pay, and purchase items from the App Store and iTunes Store. Considering your Apple ID holds the key to so much …

iOS

The Evolution of the iPhone: Every Model from 2007-2016

2016 marks the 10 year anniversary of the first iPhone release, so we’ll celebrate by looking at the evolution of iPhone models starting in 2007. Did you know that there isn’t an iPhone 2? Apple created the first generation iPhone and the one that came after that was all about that 3G internet …

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