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Tictail Launches Consumer App for Unique Items

If you love nothing more than shopping for one-of-a-kind products from indie retailers, you might like Tictail’s new app for iOS.<p>We last caught up with the Swedish e-commerce startup back in February, just as it was launching in the States in the wake of a $8 million Series A round.<p>To recap, …

Here's How To Set Up The Security Feature Apple Recommends You Use To Protect Your Password

The hackers gained access to celebrity photos via iCloud, Apple's online storage service.<p>On Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that there would be iCloud security updates. Those updates will alert users when someone tries to access your iTunes or iCloud accounts from a new device. Users will …

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BitTorrent Sync Gets New Interface, Links for Sharing

BitTorrent today released BitTorrent Sync version 1.4, adding a slew of new features to its file synchronization tool. You can download the new version now for Windows, OS X, and Linux from bittorrent.com/sync while the Android, iOS, and Windows Phone apps will roll out later during the day on …

younity: We are dreamers and we are builders

We are dreamers and we are builders.<p>We dream of accessing everything digital in our lives on our terms, on-demand. Every photo, all our music, each …

All you need to know about the 'X-Men' movies in 3 minutes

Need to catch up on all seven of the "X-Men" movies? If you've got three minutes, Mashable's got a new video that can help.<p>Since the release of "X-Men" in 2000, there have been a total of seven movies focusing on Professor X, his nemesis Magneto, and the myriad mutants caught in their orbits. …

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Apple & Beats use Siri and Pills to promote Dr. Dre’s celebratory party in new video ad

Continuing today’s celebration of Beats officially becoming an Apple subsidiary, Beats’ official Twitter account has posted a fun video advertisement that uses Siri and the Beats Pill to promote the deal. The video pokes fun at a private Dr. Dre party, and perhaps this is some joke tied to Dre …

Here’s how to BitTorrent movies on your Apple TV

Popcorn Time is a fantastic — albeit questionably legal — Mac app that allows you to treat BitTorrent like Netflix, searching for movies and TV shows on sites like The Pirate Bay that you want to watch and then streaming them directly to your computer.<p>It’s a great app, but it has at least one …

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LinkMe Is An LED Smart Bracelet That Displays Scrolling Lines Of Text

LinkMe is an LED smart bracelet that connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth and displays SMS and social media updates in text that scrolls across your wrist.<p>Smartwatches and smart bracelets promise convenience – it’s easier to glance at a device on your wrist than it is to dig out your buzzing …

Vybe Offers A Different Take On Wearable Technology

While the wearable technology market has exploded in 2013 with a number of devices mainly focused on fitness and exercise tracking, the Vybe is a …

Vessyl is the smart cup that knows exactly what you're drinking

Can more transparency help you drink more water?<p>As a biomedical computing student at Queen’s University seven years ago, Justin Lee knew he wanted to build his own "internet of things" device — but he didn’t want it to be any old "smart" lamp, toaster, or light switch. "I wanted to put a computer …

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Google Releases VirusTotal Uploader for OS X

Google today announced the release of VirusTotal Uploader for OS X, allowing Mac users to upload suspicious files for scanning. You can download it now directly for OS X 10.8 and 10.9 from VirusTotal (8.52MB).<p>For those who don’t know, VirusTotal Uploader for Windows is a popular tool for submitting …

With 10 consoles in one, does the Retron 5 have what it takes?

While on the outside the Retron 5 has five cartridge slots, on the inside there’s very little in the way of specialized chips for the NES/Famicom, …

The original Star Wars, recreated shot-for-shot in Minecraft, is almost fully operational

The project to re-create <i>Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope</i>, shot-for-shot, within <i>Minecraft</i> is nearing completion. Its creator says the flick will be ready in 2015, and released this teaser trailer to show his work.<p>Grahame Skeavington, aka "Paradise Decay" on Youtube, says he has been working three …

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iOS 7.1.1 Jailbreak Gets an Easy Video Tutorial

If you were excited by yesterday's news of a jailbreak for iOS 7.1.1 but left a little nervous at the prospect of going through the ordeal alone, …

SnapUp Lets You Go Shopping, Track Prices Just By Taking Screenshots On Your iPhone

A new application launching today on the iTunes App Store wants to make mobile shopping – including organizing products you like from multiple stores and receiving price drop notifications – as simple as taking a screenshot on your phone. SnapUp, as the app is called, is able to automatically …

Sunrise Calendar announces new Mac client with offline mode, third-party app integration

Just a few weeks after rolling out a major update its iOS apps, Sunrise Calendar today announced the first version of Sunrise for Mac. Sunrise for Mac includes a variety of features and capabilities, many of which are similar to what you’d find in the company’s iOS apps. On OS X, the app takes …

How to Delete Something Permanently From Your Computer

Do you have a file on your computer that you want to obliterate? Well, it's going to take a lot more than dragging and dropping it into the little …

5 ways iCloud Drive will upgrade your life

While iCloud has been a trusty storage companion for photos and documents, Apple’s recently announced iCloud Drive upgrades what we already know and love about the service. In today’s video, we take a look at five ways iCloud Drive will upgrade your life when Apple rolls out the enhanced service …

You can find clues for how the iWatch will work in these Steve Jobs-era Apple wearables – Quartz

Apple is widely reported to be working on some sort of wearable gadget, which could possibly debut as soon as this fall. Many people think the device—or devices—will compete with some of the fitness bands and smartwatches that have hit the market in recent years. But no substantial details have …

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5 stunning tips that will make you an iTunes master

The native iTunes application offers many features and controls for handling your songs and movies, but sometimes it can seem too overwhelming to understand. In today’s video, we give you five quick tips that will help you master iTunes. You’ll learn how to customize your store settings, access a …

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Secure Your Mac By Setting A Firmware Password [Quicktip]

You may be using <b>a password to secure your data</b> on your Mac – and you should, but unless your Mac is encrypted, a tech-savvy thief can still access …

OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 Will Now Let You Record Your Screen

117<p>SHARES<p>App developers and downloaders rejoice! Apple will at last let you record your iOS device screen just by plugging it in via your Lightning …

OS X 10.10 Inside Look: Yosemite’s beauty isn’t just skin deep

Apple has finally revealed the latest version of OS X, and it’s one of the biggest updates for the operating system in years. In today’s video, we take a quick look at OS X Yosemite in action and provide a quick overview what it has to offer.<p>Subscribe to the Cult of Mac YouTube channel so you get …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …