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The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

Top wearable tech of 2014

Wearables define a wide array of devices including smartwatches, health monitors and activity trackers. Which are considered notable in 2014? Here are five worth considering.<p>The $200 Pebble Steel is probably the most mature smartwatch design going. That’s saying a lot in a category that’s …

iPhone 6 dominates smartphone sales in Taiwan

When it comes to Asia, Apple’s increasing foothold in China has been the big Cupertino-related story of the year. However, mainland China’s far from the only Asian country that’s big into Apple devices.<p>According to a new report published today, Apple stormed the smartphone market in Taiwan for the …

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The best iPad apps of 2014

1. Pixelmator<p>If you want more from a photo-editing app than simple filters and cropping, Pixelmator is just the thing: a powerful yet easy-to-use image-editing app with more retouching tools than you can shake a (paintbrush) stick at, tapping Apple’s iCloud service to run across devices.<p>2. Auxy: …

Why I love Microsoft’s fitness band, and what it means for the Apple Watch

I’m really digging the Microsoft Band. I’ve worn various fitness trackers for a couple of years now, starting with the original Jawbone UP and most recently the new Fitbit Charge.<p>I’ve had mixed results with them, and none have became indispensable. The Microsoft Band, on the other hand, is rapidly …

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iPhone & iPad Apps Gone Free – December 24, 2014

Great app deals are constantly popping up on the App Store, and here are 36 iPhone and iPad apps that are now free.<p>This apps gone free alert includes</i> …

Will Rapid Charging Damage Your iPhone 6 Or 6 Plus?

Based on recent marketing campaigns, if there is one area where new Android phones have iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus beat, it’s rapid charging.<p>With the Galaxy S5, Samsung’s “fast charging” technology became “ultra fast charging.” Motorola’s Droid Turbo promises an 8 hour charge in just 15 minutes. …

Apple could rely on Foxconn for its sapphire iPhone screens

Foxconn might get in on Apple’s sapphire business for future iPhones, according to a source speaking with Cult of Mac.<p>While Foxconn has no actual experience growing sapphire, it is reportedly very interested in the material, and has been actively pursuing various sapphire related patents over the …

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3 things retirement investors can stop worrying about

Forget about the market. There are much more serious things that should worry you.<p>Investors are afraid, and who can blame them if they spend a lot of …

What Makes This Healthy Breakfast Recipe Good for You?

If you’re looking for a healthy breakfast, you’ll want to bypass much of the traditional fare in the US. Cereal, bagels, pancakes, waffles, muffins, …

7 Must-Haves for iPhone Photographers

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Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

<i>(Looking for a program that will help you get a flat tummy—and keep it that way? With our Lose Belly Fat—For Good routines, you can see results in as little as two weeks.)</i><p>Cosgrove's response: "Running is just one exercise, but no one questions that when it comes to burning fat." (Another great way …

These are the top free and paid iOS apps of 2014

Apple has finally posted its lists of the best performing apps of the year, revealing all of the must-have iPhone and iPad apps, whether free or …

Apple Leak Confirms New iOS Version

Five versions of iOS 8 have now been released and major update ‘iOS 8.2’ has also been seen on video ahead of its expected launch early next year. But in the meantime a significant number of iPhone and iPad owners are still affected by WiFi, Bluetooth and battery issues. But it appears Apple has a …

Why Annuities Can Be A Good Choice For Retirement

Should you consider an annuity for your retirement savings? Few financial products provoke the discussion that annuities do. Yet annuities, which have been around in one form or another since ancient Roman times, are increasingly gaining attention as more Americans find themselves having to rely on …

Exactly What to Eat to Raise Your IQ 20 Points

Asprey says there are three things you need to do to eat for your IQ. Read them below—and, if you’re feeling super inspired, try the Bulletproof Diet out for yourself. New Year’s resolution, anyone?<p><b>1. Fill Up on Fat</b><br>No, this is not an invitation to stuff yourself silly with gooey peanut butter …

11 Science-Backed Ways to Boost Metabolism

Every time we eat or drink, we can thank our metabolism for converting all those calories into energy. Our size, gender, and age all factor into our …