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Apple Loop: MacBook Pro Reviews Disappoint, Apple's Risky Design Decisions, New iPhone 8 Leaks

Taking a look back at seven days of news across the world of Apple, this week’s Apple Loop includes a magical leak about the iPhone 8, reviews of the new MacBook Pro, why Apple’s laptop is not for developers, thoughts about the design decisions made for the Pro, the number of dongles Apple has to …

MacBook Pro

Bose has made the only noise-cancelling headphones you should buy

The Massachusetts-based company has put years of money and research into its QuietComfort line of noise-cancelling headphones, and it owns several important patents related to noise cancelling tech.<p>As a result, it's one of the few major audio brands selling headphones on the back of their …

Best Over-Ear Headphones: Sennheiser's HD 630VB Are a High-Fidelity Masterpiece

Every now and then I'm lent a pair of headphones for review that is a true masterpiece of craftsmanship, technology, and performance. The Sennheiser HD 630VB <b>($499.95)</b> is one such pair. When it comes to mobile-phone friendly, audiophile headphones, these are the best over-ear headphones out there. …

Marky Ramone: My 5 Favorite Punk Songs

Many consider the Ramones' self-titled debut, recently named the greatest punk album of all time by <i>Rolling Stone</i>, to be punk's Big Bang moment. But …

Indie Music

More people are trying e-cigs in Europe despite concerns

Usage of e-cigarettes is increasing across Europe, according to a new study, but is being outpaced by the number of people who consider the devices dangerous. The research, conducted by scientists from Imperial College London, found that the percentage of European adults who admitting ever trying …

The Best Summer Food Festivals In the Country

Forget pricey music fests. These tasty events are just as fun—and much cheaper

Festivals

Review: Qwerkywriter, the Bluetooth keyboard that thinks it’s a typewriter

I’m old enough to have started writing on a typewriter – albeit, as a kid. I couldn’t imagine going back to one now, but there is something rather lovely about the sound and rhythm of the keys. For creative writing, I actually use an app that creates simulated typewriter sounds, simply because I …

Apple 3ft Lightning to USB Cable

I started out with the lightning cables which came with my iPad 4th gen and my iPhone 5.<p>My iPad cable laid nicely on my desk, connected to the power …

Gear & Gadgets

10 New Artists You Need to Know: August 2015

Once again, we talked to 10 of the hottest artists who are climbing the charts, breaking the Internet or just dominating our office stereos. This …

Celebrity Gossip

Residents demand health answers as mine spill fouls rivers

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Farmers, towns and tribes slammed water-intake gates shut as a sludge-laden plume from a Colorado mine spill rolled down …

iPhone and iPad app developers are the most likely to be making money

When it comes to mindshare among developers, it's no surprise that Android and iOS lead the pack, with 70% of developers targeting the former and 51% …

Apps

New photos of purported Lightning and audio connections for iPhone 6 surface

A user on the MacX forum [translation] claims to have gotten his hands on a part from the upcoming iPhone 6 that features the data and audio connectors, as well as one of the device’s microphones. The source of these photos? According to the poster:<p>Source is one of my junior high school classmates, …

How-to: Safely delete or change an iCloud account from your Mac or iOS device

First off, before we begin and actually discuss how to safely delete or change an iCloud account, we should discuss the different scenarios as to why you might need to delete or change your iCloud account off of your device.<p>If you are using the same Apple ID as a family member for iCloud, your …

5 powerful apps that blow away Apple’s stock iOS tools

The iPhone comes preloaded with many stock applications, but not all are as powerful as you wish they’d be. Luckily there are tons of developers pushing new apps into the App Store, and many of their creations upstage the stock iOS applications.<p>In today’s video we take a look at five iOS apps that …

Is Dark Souls II The Worst Game Ever Made?

<i>“…you are the only men who think you know the future more clearly than what is before your eyes…” – Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War</i><p>There’s nobody left here. I’m running up a staircase toward a cathedral at vesper hour, the sky orange and filled with red dragons, whose shadows slide across the …