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iPhone 8 might come in three different sizes

Apple might be adding another screen size for the release of the iPhone 8 next year.<p>In addition to a 4.7- and 5.5-inch iPhone 8, Apple might also …

Mobile Technology

Apple has filed a patent for a paper bag, really

Is Apple running out of ideas for things to patent?<p>Whereas it usually sticks to tech-related stuff in its patent filings – among them a wraparound …

Apple Store

Crunch Report | macOS Sierra now available

<b>Today’s Stories</b><p>Etsy buys Blackbird Technologies to bring AI to its search<br>• Seriously, we don’t need smartphone-controlled candles<br>• macOS Sierra is now available to download<br>• China’s LeEco raises $1.08B to build its electric sports car<br>• Uber rival Grab raises $750M led by SoftBank at a $3B</b> …

Opera’s desktop browser with a built-in VPN is now available to all

Opera has become the first browser maker to ship a mainstream desktop internet browser that includes an unlimited VPN service baked-in.<p>You may recall that Opera put a VPN inside its browser earlier this year in April — before then rolling it out on its iOS and Android — but that was for the …

Software

iPhone 7 headphone glitch stops remote control from working

Less than a week after the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus went on sale, users have been reporting bugs with the Apple handsets.<p>Two of the most recently reported issues include a problem with the phones' signal, and a glitch with the Lightning EarPods, which come with the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus and connect to the …

How to use the old headphones you love with the new iPhone 7

You’ve probably heard the news: Apple’s brand-new smartphone, the iPhone 7, won’t have the standard 3.5mm analog audio jack. Sure, it’ll pair to …

Headphones

Apple unveils new iPhone 7, updates Apple Watch, debuts wireless AirPod earbuds

<b>Apple Watch Series 2 goes for a swim</b><p>Apple just got done dropping all its new mobile hardware at its annual launch event, held in San Francisco. Apple …

IPhone 7

Apple unveiled the $159 wireless AirPods

If $159 sounds like a lot of money for 8 grams, it’s because it is. Shortly after introducing the iPhone 7, Apple unveiled the AirPods. If you’re familiar with the existing EarPods, you’ll feel right at home. The AirPods are like the EarPods, but without wires.<p>These earbuds come with a built-in W1 …

Where to watch the live stream for today’s Apple iPhone press conference

Apple is holding a press conference today at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, and the company is expected to unveil the new iPhone as well as the Apple Watch 2. At 10 AM PT (1 PM in New York, 6 PM in London, 7 PM in Paris), you’ll be able to watch the event on all Apple devices.<p>Apple is likely to …

Inbox for Gmail gets smarter handling for Trello, GitHub and Google News alerts

Google is launching a small but interesting update for Inbox by Gmail today. Inbox, Google’s next-gen email client for Gmail users, recently launched a new feature that gives you a quick, glanceable view of what’s in those email newsletters you get every day. Starting today, it’s going to offer a …

Widgets in iOS 10: Notifications, streaming videos, 3D Touch and more

Apple's use of the term "widgets" may not match what Android users consider a widget, but at the end of the day the two distinct approaches serve the same purpose: To provide snippets of information at a glance.<p>With iOS 10, widgets are still displayed in the Today view, and can still be accessed by …

Legacy Microsoft Account bug could cause issues for Windows 10 users

On the surface, Windows 10 looks almost nothing like its predecessor, Windows 95. However, there’s now word that the current version of Microsoft’s …

Windows 10

New iPhone 7 leak corroborates bigger camera, no headphone jack

Remember when Apple would hop on stage and unveil an iPhone that you hadn't already seen in a hundred internet leaks?<p>Who are we kidding? That hasn't …

Mobile Technology

How to create a custom folder to access the Windows 10 GodMode tools you need

Don't settle for GodMode overload in Windows 10 when a few shortcuts will do. Follow these steps to build your own custom toolset.<p>You may have heard …

Simple security: How Gmail, Mailvelope, and Virtru make encrypted email easier

Encrypting your email is a great step towards more secure communication. Gmail, Mailvelope, and Virtru can help streamline your encrypted email …

6 things you need to know about 802.11ac Wave 2

A new Wi-Fi standard known as 802.11ac Wave 2 was recently certified by the Wi-Fi Alliance. Here are the six details you need to know.<p>The Wi-Fi …

Wi-Fi

Microsoft launches a single two-factor authentication app for mobile platforms

Two-factor authentication on Microsoft platforms doesn’t have to be a pain in the rear end. That seems to be the takeaway from Microsoft’s …

Windows Phone

Xbox One S releases August 2 at $400, but only the 2TB version will be available at launch

Back at Microsoft’s E3 press conference in June, the company revealed the Xbox One S, an updated, slimmer, and more capable console with a planned …

Xbox One S

New Windows 10 preview build fixes bugs as the Anniversary Update looms

As we race towards the launch of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update on August 2, Microsoft is still hard at work crushing bugs and making fixes. Over …

Windows 10

Sticking with Windows 7? Make sure you do these 5 things first

Windows 7 was released back in 2009. That’s seven years ago, and a lot has changed in the tech world since then. Even so, Windows 7 remains the most …

Windows 10

The next Apple Watch may have a built-in camera

The Apple Watch hasn’t seen a hardware update since it was released thirteen months ago. But whenever the day for a face lift finally comes, there’s …

Apple Watch

Prepare to see Twitter ads based on your favorite emojis

Twitter users averse to targeted ads may start smashing the angry face emoji when they learn about the platform’s latest tool to attract marketers. …

Social Media

'Removing' a stock app isn't the same as deleting it in iOS 10

One of the best-received news coming out of the WWDC was Apple's decision to finally let users uninstall its iOS stock apps.<p>While some crucial apps, …

Apps

10 reasons Tidal is so doomed, not even Jay-Z can save it

We gave it our best shot, but after some deep soul-searching, we’ve come to a difficult decision: We’re breaking up with Tidal.<p>Between the constantly …

Apple Music

Clickety click: See how the modular Blocks smartwatch works in this new video

The Blocks smartwatch is nearly here, and the modular smartwatch has been going through some changes since we last saw it, as the company prepares …

Wearable Tech

What will the iPhone 7 look like?

Hacked? app for Windows 10 notifies you if online accounts are breached

Hacks and data breaches are ten a penny and it can be pretty hard to stay on top of every single cyber incident and when you need to change a …

Windows 10

Malwarebytes builds all-new antivirus for Mac to curb rising infection rates

Mac computers, contrary to popular belief, aren’t immune to malware. Apple computers are increasingly common in workplaces, and anti-malware software …

App Store

PayPal drives another nail into the Windows Phone and BlackBerry coffins

In February, PayPal launched a new version of its mobile app, 6.0, and it wants iPhone and Android users to upgrade to it until the end of June. …

Windows Phone

Pebble kickstarts two new smartwatches, plus the screenless Core

Get ready for what could be the next record-breaking Kickstarter — Pebble is introducing three devices on the fundraising website. The company has …

Smartwatches