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The iPhone 6S Evolution: Apple's Revolutionary Secret To A Successful Smartphone

Apple has a long history of innovating around existing ideas in software and hardware, taking the best-in-class techniques from other areas to apply them to its smartphones, and looking at its own successes to translate them to its mobile platform.<p>Since the launch of the first iPhone, critics have …

28 new jailbreak tweaks showcased on video

The pace of jailbreak tweak releases is still fairly high, even a month after the iOS 8.3/8.4 jailbreak. In this latest video, I showcase 28 new …

Turn your old iPod into a security camera for free

Manything is a free iOS app that lets you convert a spare iPod Touch, iPad, or iPhone into a video surveillance camera. The next part is up to you: either use a second device to view footage remotely and receive alerts and Cloud-saved clips based on motion activity, or simply track what's happening …

British school launches iPhone into space, takes stunning footage

Students from Giles Academy outfitted an iPhone with a custom-built craft that included a helium balloon, GPS navigation unit and a flight computer …

Project Flare allows Square Enix to create a virtual world 17 times larger than Skyrim

Square Enix may have disappointed some fans by not bringing <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> and <i>Kingdom Hearts 3</i> to this year's E3, but they saved one surprise to show off behind closed doors.<p>In a demo and question-and-answer session mostly restricted to developers and potential publishing partners, Square Enix …

Apple’s next hardware will move beyond phones and tablets

If the Apple software announcements earlier this week seemed mild or even dull to some, it's because Apple's big news always comes in hardware. Though CEO Tim Cook's Worldwide Developer Conference keynote didn't hint at what new devices are coming, what seems clear is that Apple is looking to grow …

Luigi is simply unstoppable.

<b>Luigi is simply unstoppable.</b><p>Gif via bluesmagician and bryko [Tumblr]<p><i>Dayshot is an image-based feature that runs every morning, showcasing some of the</i> …

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The Best Luigi Death Stare Videos

I'm not gonna lie: Luigi's Death Stare is my favorite thing to happen in 2014 so far.<p>Given that I've spent the entire morning watching these …

Retrogaming

Did Apple accidentally reveal the iPhone 6 during WWDC preparations?

The iPhone 6 really won’t be much of a surprise whenever it’s finally revealed since we’ve been seeing leaks showing us its exact shape and size for …

Best iPhone and iPad apps for May 2014

We've gathered up the bestest, freshest iPhone and iPad games and apps to hit the App Store in May for you guys. We've got five games, five apps, and …

How to replace the wifi antenna in an iPhone 5

<i>Alternate method: If you're having issues pulling the screen up with a suction cup, you may insert a razor blade on the outer edge of either screw</i> …

Blek: Top 8 tips, hints, and cheats you need to know!

The top tips and tricks you need to know to beat every level in Blek from start to finish!<p>Blek ingeniously turns a challenging puzzle game into a …

Avoid your iPhone being held ransom

After reports of iPads, iPhones and Macs being hacked and held ransom in the U.K. and Australia, we put together this video to show you how to avoid the problem — and what to do if it’s already happened.<p>Related Apple resources:<p>Subscribe to the Cult of Mac YouTube channel so you don’t miss a single …

Apple Giving $25 App Store Gift Certificates to WWDC Attendees

Apple's 2014 WWDC kicks off tomorrow with a Keynote at 10am Pacific. Today, attendees are registering for the conference and receiving their usual WWDC badges and WWDC jackets, but Apple also included a $25 App Store gift card.<p>The gift card is in celebration of "25 years and coding", as noted by …

What to Expect from Apple's Keynote Monday at WWDC

Apple's stock continues to jump up, and there's a tremendous amount of enthusiasm as everyone looks ahead to Apple's keynote on Monday at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). Stock analysts and fanboys have been wondering if Apple still has its mojo in the post-Steve-Jobs era, and CEO Tim …

Mario Kart 8 Review – Another Great Lap

It’s no secret that Wii U owners have had slim pickings in recent months, but one of Nintendo’s most consistent franchises is back to give you a …

Kyoto Wild is a Bushido Blade-inspired fight to be the last man standing

Teddy Diefenbach loves exploring towns in role-playing games.<p>Perhaps best known for his work on 2D action game <i>Hyper Light Drifter</i>, the LA-based developer finds that in adventures filled with stressful, doom-filled plots and frequent battles, towns are welcome respite. They're also a major influence …

Alan Wake developer's next game, Quantum Break, won't hit Xbox One this year

One of the Xbox One’s biggest exclusives is likely skipping the Electronic Entertainment Expo tradeshow.<p>Microsoft announced today that Remedy Entertainment will show off the gameplay of its upcoming time-controlling action game Quantum Break at the Gamescom event in Cologne, Germany in August. If …

Surgeon Simulator introduces alien autopsy to iPad

First-person operation game <i>Surgeon Simulator</i> can now count alien autopsy among its list of possible levels on iPad, developer Bossa Studios announced today.<p>The new level features alien patient Gworb, and his six impossible-to-pronounce organs that need replacing. This means six new achievements for …

Read Tim Cook's letter to Apple employees announcing the Beats deal

Apple's purchase of Beats is the company's largest acquisition ever, so it only makes sense that CEO Tim Cook had an enthusiastic statement prepared for his employees. Cook says that taking ownership of Beats will ultimately improve Apple's product line and extend its ecosystem. "Bringing our …

Apple's WWDC kicks off June 2: What to expect

It's that time of year again, when the Apple faithful descend on San Francisco's Moscone Center for the company's Worldwide Developers Conference.<p>The Cupertino, Calif., electronics giant from June 2 to 6 will give the world a glimpse of what's coming this year. Apple has used its WWDC keynote as a …

Google's Self-Driving Car Has No Pedals, Steering Wheel

And why should it? If it's self-driving you don't NEED pedals or a steering wheel. Those are just things people use to crash into stuff while they're …

Guy Performs Slayer's 'Raining Blood' On Banjo

<i>Dammit -- keep your overalls on, this is a family concert!</i><p>This is a video of Rob Scallon (of Slayer on a ukulele fame) performing 'Raining Blood' on …

Keep Beer Cool Underground With The eCool Can Cooler

This is the $350 eCool cooler. What does the e stand for? Environmental? No clue. Who cares anyways. The cooler, which is buried about 4-feet …

Watch Dogs Becomes Fastest-Selling Game in Ubisoft History

Ubisoft has a sales target of 6.3 million copies for Watch Dogs.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Ubisoft announced today that Watch Dogs is the fastest-selling game …

When will the iPhone 6 be released? September 19th, says German telecom

Ever since the iPhone 4s was released, it hasn’t been hard to predict when Apple will release the next iPhone. In the second week of September on a Tuesday, Apple holds its annual iPhone event; ten days later, the newest iPhone is released in the United States, Canada, France, Germany, the UK, and …

Best and worst WWDC slogans

Coming up with a slogan can be tricky business. Although Apple has a history of thinking different about its catchphrases, when the Cupertino company unfurled the banners for WWDC 2014 this week, we were unimpressed.<p>This year’s slogan — “Write the Code. Change the world.” — sounds like it came …

Practical, portable, single-minded, beautiful — Opinel is the Apple of knives

When something is this good, why change it?<p><b>Pro tip</b> — Stick the blade in a lemon and leave it there for a short while. It’ll blacken, but once treated it’ll never rust

Apple Seeds First OS X Mavericks 10.9.4 Beta to Developers

Apple today seeded the first build of OS X 10.9.4 to developers, approximately two weeks after releasing OS X 10.9.3 to the public. The new beta is available thorugh the Software Update mechanism in the Mac App Store should be listed soon in the Mac Dev Center.<p>It is unclear what improvements the …

Cook the Sides of a Burger Patty by Adding Water

When you want a burger patty to be evenly grilled, how do you make sure the sides are perfectly cooked? Celebrity chef Bobby Flay recommends adding a …