Christine Carr

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Apple Warns iPhones Have A Serious Problem

Yes, Apple may have big iPhone plans for 2018 (including one potential game changer) but first, the company has to sort out a new mess with its existing models. Today Apple was forced to admit two of its record-breaking models suffer from a fundamental design defect…<p>The credit for this discovery …

Mobile Technology

Queen Elizabeth II Is Smitten with Meghan Markle’s Dog

Worried about impressing your in-laws? Here’s a suggestion: get a dog.<p>People fawn over canines, and Queen Elizabeth II is no exception. The lead …

Queen Elizabeth II

Moses Farrow defends Woody Allen, details Mia’s alleged abuse

Following several celebrity denouncements against Woody Allen in the recent months, Moses Farrow continues to support his adopted father and details …

Woody Allen

Samsung and Apple are back in court over iPhone design. Here's why.

Samsung and Apple return to a San Jose, Calif. district courtroom Monday to resume a patent infringement dispute that dates to 2011. The latest chapter in the longstanding saga is about determining the financial damages Samsung owes Apple for infringing on design patents covering the original …

Intellectual Property

Apple is reportedly pulling apps that give location data to third parties without consent

Weeks ahead of the EU’s enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Apple is removing iOS apps from the App Store if they’ve been giving location data to third parties without explicit consent, a new report says.<p>According to 9to5Mac, Apple has emailed multiple developers to inform …

Apps

8 ways the iMac changed computing

The iMac made an instant impression when Apple first unveiled it in May 1998. But it didn’t start to really shake things up unitl it began to …

iMac

Tim Cook commemorates 20 years of iMac: ‘It set Apple on a new course’

20 years ago today, Apple officially introduced the world to the iMac. It’s easy to look at the iMac today and take it for granted – but Steve Jobs’ introduction is one that’s worthy of rewatching two decades later. In honor of the anniversary, Tim Cook took to Twitter today to share a clip of that …

iMac

Apple's game-changing iMac turns 20 years old

Apple's meteoric rise to the most valuable company in America can practically be traced back to one day.<p>For much of the 1990s, Apple was slogging through an identity crisis.<p>The company's first two home computers, the Apple II and the Mac, were falling out of favor, and Apple was losing serious …

iMac

Skip your pre-sandals pedicure with this genius baking-soda hack

The sudden arrival of seasonal warm weather (and the welcome influx of vitamin D) can leave the best of us unprepared for sandal season. Haven’t had …

Pedicure

One of the best iOS tricks ever has been hiding in plain sight | Trusted Reviews

<b>Organising the apps on your iPhone and iPad home screen isn’t particularly the most fluid and intuitive aspect of the iOS experience.</b><p>You have to hold …

Apps

How Vogue Got Modern

Anna Wintour has shaped fashion’s most important magazine for the past 30 years — and it’s shaped us.<p>The Met Gala is the one night each year when the fashion industry lives up to its potential, when Rihanna sweeps up the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in a fox fur–trimmed robe the color of …

Met Gala

Off the map: New Zealand tourism ad takes on 'conspiracy' – video

In a new ad from New Zealand Tourism, comic Rhys Darby calls on New Zealand's prime minister Jacinda Ardern for help solving the 'next great conspiracy' – why the country keeps getting left off world maps

New Zealand

Everything Facebook launched at F8 and Why

Day 1 of Facebook’s F8 conference was packed with announcements and updates. Here are 10 big takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s keynote on Day 1. You can find full coverage and analysis of F8 here.<p><b>1. FaceDate</b><p>Facebook is launching a dating feature where you can volunteer to make a profile that’s only …

Social Media

How to take long exposure iPhone photos [Quick Tips]

They say the best camera is the one you have with you. And when isn’t the iPhone with you? iPhone photography has created a whole new generation of amateur photographers. While you may be looking for the next great app to help produce some stunning photos, did you know you can easily recreate a …

Mobile Photography

25 Amazing Products With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

Nesting doll measuring cups, a cooling pet bed, noise-canceling headphones, and 22 other products on Amazon that hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people absolutely *adore*.<p><i>The reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Shopping

Princess Charlotte's Birthday: What We've Learned About The Toddler As She Turns Three

C.U.T.E.<p>In the three years since Princess Charlotte was born, we’ve been graced with many adorable moments during official royal outings, including …

Princess Charlotte

Top tips for 2018: Wildlife photography

<b>It’s important to plan and understand your subject, reveal background texture to add context to a picture, and nail the exposure and focusing. Learn</b> …

Landscape Photography

How to Crush Street Photography Using These Great Tips (VIDEO)

One of the best places in the world for street photography are the colorful streets of Tokyo, Japan. And that’s where street photographer Pierre T. …

Street Photography

Most Haunted team finally catch 'real ghost' on camera after years of hunting - you be the judge a year on

The main aim of Most Haunted has always been to catch a ghost on camera - and now they think they've finally done it.<p>It may have taken 15 years, but …

A Meditation Exercise For People Who Simply Cannot 'Quiet' Their Minds

<i>In a warp-speed world, it can be difficult to entertain even the thought of slowing down for a meditation. The following mindfulness exercise,</i> …

Mindfulness

These Are America's 100 Favorite Books of All Time, According to Data

A battle between 100 much-loved novels. At the end, only one will prevail.<p>There's one simple and surefire way to get smarter: Read more books. Many of the most respected entrepreneurs--from Bill Gates to Elon Musk--are voracious readers.<p>Take a page out of one CEO's book, and you can find a way to …

Literature

A major update to the Apple Watch might be coming later this year — here's what we're expecting

Apple will almost definitely be releasing a new Apple Watch this fall, the fifth in its line of best-selling smartwatches.<p>And while we don't know anything for sure about the upcoming watch, reliable sources have provided their best guesses about what's to come — namely, a new design, better battery …

Smartwatches

Queen Elizabeth II’s jewelry in 12 extraordinary pictures

From legendary tiaras designed by the biggest jewelers in the business, to the Cullinan Diamond - the largest diamond ever discovered –, we dive into …

Are brands saying sayonara to serifs?

The familiar little flicks that help lettering flow as you read have been falling out of favour with big brands over recent years. That's if HSBC's …

How You React When Startled Is a Window Into Your Soul

The startle reflex evolved to protect the body, but it also reveals your thoughts and feelings.<p>To understand the expressive range of the human face, nothing beats watching a colleague scream his head off in slow motion. When my lab began to study protective reflexes in the early 2000s, the video …

Personal Information

These Twins, One Black and One White, Will Make You Rethink Race

Marcia and Millie Biggs say they’ve never been subjected to racism—just curiosity and surprise that twins could have such different skin colors.<p>When Amanda Wanklin and Michael Biggs fell in love, they “didn’t give a toss” about the challenges they might face as a biracial couple, Amanda says. “What …

Color Management

Dream ticket: how sleep became a billion-dollar business

Rockwell Shah speaks with almost evangelical zeal about sleep. He is the CEO of Pzizz, an app that “designs dynamic audio” to get you to “sleep at the push of a button”; for him, bedtime is a “sleep experience”. Does he use his own app? “Oh my God! All the time.” As a sleep entrepreneur, what is …

University of Chicago

With smart cities, your every step will be recorded

Modern cities are brimming with objects that receive, collect and transmit data. This includes mobile phones but also objects actually embedded into …

The way you see colour depends on what language you speak

The human eye can physically perceive millions of colours. But we don’t all recognise these colours in the same way.<p>Some people can’t see differences …

41 Useful AF Products That'll Captivate Every Practical Person

I like to consider myself a minimalist (or an aspiring one, anyway), but I'm also regularly finding and writing about products that'll fascinate …

Shopping