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CVS and Rite Aid Apple Pay blockade official as iOS and Android users unite in rare showing to fight NFC ban

The <i>NYT</i> reports that Rite Aid has joined CVS in disabling Apple Pay as a payment method in its stores. Like CVS, Rite Aid is a member of the Merchant Customer eXchange (MCX) consortium promoting a rival mobile payment service, CurrentC.<p>Consumers are responding by threatening to boycott stores which …

CNBC Recognizes Steve Jobs as Most Influential Business Leader in the Past 25 Years

To commemorate its launch in 1989, <i>CNBC</i> today ranked the most influential business and financial leaders from the past 25 years. Topping the list in the number one spot is Apple's own "iVisionary" Steve Jobs.<p>Steve Jobs was recognized by <i>CNBC</i> not only for his work at Apple, but also for his influence …

​What is Heartbleed, anyway?

If you're an IT professional, gadget blogger or token geek in your circle of friends, chances are, you've been hounded relentlessly over the past couple of days about "this Heartbleed thing."<p>"Do I need to update my antivirus?"<p>"Can I login to my bank account now?"<p>"Google already fixed it, …

Obama: Marijuana no more dangerous than alcohol

President Obama doesn't think marijuana is more dangerous than alcohol, "in terms of its impact on the individual consumer," he told "The New Yorker" magazine in an interview.<p>"As has been well documented, I smoked pot as a kid, and I view it as a bad habit and a vice, not very different from the …

T-Mobile Will Eat Your Termination Fees If You Switch To ‘Un-Carrier’ [Report]

T-Mobile is planning a big announcement at CES in Las Vegas later on today, but thanks to a leaked ad that’s been making its way around the web this morning, we already know what it has up its sleeve. As part of its Un-carrier 4.0 scheme, T-Mobile will pay your whole family’s early termination fees …

What's Next for Apple in 2014: iWatch, Larger iPhone 6, 12.9-inch iPad Pro

Over the course of 2013, Apple released a number of exciting new products, including the radically redesigned Mac Pro, a thinner and lighter iPad Air, and an iPhone with cutting edge fingerprint recognition technology.<p>2014 will likely bring even more innovation to Apple's product lineup, with …

Mac Pro Reviews Find Impressive Hardware, But Few Software Titles Take Advantage

After a weekend of testing, <i>Engadget</i> and <i>The Verge</i> have posted longer pieces on their Mac Pro review units, with mixed results.<p>As <i>The Verge</i> repeatedly notes, the new Mac Pro really only shines when used with software specifically optimized for its dual-GPU setup. At the moment, <i>Final Cut Pro X</i> is the …

Steve Jobs Was Wrong: He Thought He Would Be Forgotten By History [Video]

A video from 1994 that has purportedly never been seen by a mass audience before features a bushy-bearded Steve Jobs discussing his legacy during his so-called NeXT wilderness years. And surprisingly, the egocentric and charismatic founder of Apple believes that in two hundred years, he will be …

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Apple and Volkswagen team up on iBeetle, but it's no iCar

Steve Jobs never got around to building the iCar, but Apple has worked with Volkswagen on its new iBeetle. The German carmaker teamed up with Apple to design what it calls a "genuine integrative interface" for the smartphone, pairing them using the peculiarly named smartphone app <i>Volkswagen Car Net</i> …

Funny or Die’s “iSteve” movie now available to watch online

The lesser known out of the three Steve Jobs movies comes from comedy and humor website Funny or Die, who was the last one to announce a Steve Jobs …

Message In A Bottle USB Flash Drive

It’s a <b>USB drive</b> for your data, of course, you can also release it into sea just like a drift bottle, but your message need to be read via computer. …

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Funny Or Die’s Steve Jobs Movie Delayed Until April 17

<i>iSteve,</i> a Steve Jobs parody biopic from Funny or Die, will now premier on Wednesday, April 17. The movie was scheduled to start showing yesterday, but was delayed following the explosions during the Boston marathon.<p>Funny or Die is now encouraging visitors to donate to Boston Red Cross to help those …

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A Prisoner Calls President Obama Out on Guantanamo Bay

A man held prisoner for more than a decade describes the abuse he's suffered at the hands of the present administration.<p>Reuters<p>What's it like to be force fed?<p>I will never forget the first time they passed the feeding tube up my nose. I can't describe how painful it is to be force-fed this way. As …

Cajun-Style Hash Brown Skillet

When my family went to New Orleans over this last Christmas vacation, we pretty much ate the whole time. Apparently that’s what Mormons do when they …

This Stolen MacBook Now Broadcasts All The Secrets From Its New Owners In Iran

At one point in time, Dom had a beautiful MacBook and iPad that he loved very very much. Then one day, when Dom was out having some fun, thieves broke into his London flat and stole his MacBook and iPad. Assholes.<p>After calling the police and trying to recover his stolen MacBook and iPad, Dom …

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French minister defends AppGratis, lashes out at Apple for app’s removal

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>How do you say, “Oh no they didn’t” in French? Because that’s a pretty good (translated) paraphrase of an interview that Fleur …

“Household name” cloud computing companies are preparing to dunk their servers in vats of oil

By June or July of this year, according to Andy Price of Green Revolution Cooling, something strange will be announced by at least two of the companies that own the hundreds of thousands of computers that make the internet possible. In out-of-the-way locations, these companies—whose identities …

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Always On - Is the MacBook Pro construction-grade?

Intel wants to kill the traditional server rack with 100Gbps links | Ars Technica

New rack design disaggregates and shares CPU, storage, and network components.<p>Intel is working to replace the traditional server rack with a more …

Danny Santos II: From Street Photographer to Fashion Photographer

<i>All images in this piece are copyright of Danny Santos. Used with permission.</i><p>Chances are that you’ve seen the work of Danny Santos II–specifically …

Street Photography

New Mac Pro Could Finally Come As Soon As This Month [Rumor]

Last year Tim Cook said that Apple was working on “something really great” for the Mac Pro in 2013, and now it has been revealed that we could see a completely new model as soon as this month.<p>According to MacDailyNews:<p>Apple will announce its replacement for the company’s Mac Pro lineup this month, …

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Rumor claims Mac Pro update coming this month

According to an unverified rumor from <i>MacDailyNews</i>, Apple will announce the next generation of its Mac Pro line sometime this month.<p>Apple will announce its replacement for the company’s Mac Pro lineup this month, a source who has been correct about Apple product matters in the past has just informed …

China’s internet is better than yours

A new paper shines some light on the “next generation internet” China is building—and it’s far ahead of anything any other country has at the moment. The improvements aren’t just superficial faster broadband fluff either. They are deeply important changes to the very backbone of the system.<p>The …

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The Battle We Didn’t Choose: Capturing My Wife’s Fight With Breast Cancer

<i>Warning: This article contains powerful and emotional content that may be difficult to view</i><p>I knew the first minute I saw Jennifer that she was the …

Shop Etsy on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2013<p>Holy handmade handbag! Time to flex that credit card and prepare those fingers for some intense flipping: Etsy, <i>the</i> …