Dustin Keener

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‘Modern Family’ producers reveal how they filmed an entire episode with iPhones and MacBooks

Last week it was announced that an upcoming episode of the ABC sitcom Modern Family had been filmed using only iOS devices, and the entire story would play out on the screen of a MacBook. Today the producers of the show provided BuzzFeed with a look at how the episode was shot.<p>In order to make it …

TV

Why Apple’s new emojis aren’t racist

When you’re a company the size of Apple, sometimes you’re damned if you do and damned if you don’t.<p>Having recently paved the way for racially diverse emoji by adding them to both Mac and iOS, Apple is now being attacked for the shade of yellow used for its Asian faces, which some critics claim is …

Scientific Discoveries

iPhone battery life compared on latest iOS 8 betas (Video)

Battery life is always a concern for those updating to new versions of iOS. With that in mind, today we get a detailed comparison of battery life across the most recent versions of iOS including iOS 8.0.2, 8.2 Beta 2, and 8.3 Beta 2. A reader sent in the video below using a brand new out of the box …

iOS

Tim Cook: Apple Watch will be showerproof, Apple Pay goal for Europe is “end of the year”

French site <i>iGen</i> is reporting that Tim Cook told an employee in the Kurfürstendamm Apple Store in Berlin that he wears his Apple Watch all the time–”even in the shower.” While Apple has previously mentioned water-resistance, and stated that the S1 innards are “completely encapsulated in resin,” this …

Tim Cook

Results: 60% want Apple to thicken the next iPhone to improve battery life

A recent poll of over 3,100 9to5Mac readers indicates that most are not satisfied with current-generation iPhone battery life. Over 90% of respondents said that they want to see Apple improve iPhone battery life, versus less than 7% saying that “iPhone battery life and battery cases are good enough …

Mobile Technology

Jury orders Apple to pay $533 million in iTunes patent case

A federal jury finds that Apple infringed on patents owned by licensing firm Smartflash that are tied to digital rights management, data storage and payment systems.<p>Apple has been ordered to pay $533 million in damages after losing a patent lawsuit case tied to iTunes.<p>A federal jury in Texas found …

Apple Watch May Come Sans Health Monitoring Features

Apple’s troubles with the Apple Watch never seem to end. The WSJ reports that the Cupertino giant seems to have come across a number of hurdles, …