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Apple says the iPhone-breaking Error 53 is a security measure

If you're an iPhone owner who <i>hasn't</i> had a run-in with the dreaded Error 53, consider yourself lucky. The error — which usually forces iPhones with replacement screens or home buttons into a boot loop after attempting a software update — was widely considered a bug until Apple cleared things up in …

Apple Pay

iPhone 6s, 6, Plus Wireless Charging Cases: Here Are The Best Ones

You only need to have taken a passing interest in some of the iPhone 7 rumors to know that talk of a wireless charging solution has sprung up again. …

Apple Launches Trade-In Program for iPhones with Cracked Screens

Apple is launching a new program that allows you to trade-in old iPhones with broken or cracked screens. The new retail initiative will make it possible to trade in an iPhone 5s or iPhone 6/6 Plus with damaged screens, cameras, or buttons for credit towards a new iPhone. The company also plans to …

The MetaMount System: A Trio of Moshi's Best iPad Accessories

When it comes to your devices and their accessories, you should be searching not only for protective gear but for practicality. Moshi serves up both with its line of accessories for iPads, iPhones, and more. A perfect example of the marriage between protection and practicality can be found in …

iPhone ‘Error 53’: Apple handsets can be completely locked down if they are fixed by anyone but Apple

iPhone owners could be left with completely broken phones by a mysterious error that renders the handsets unusable.<p>Users across the internet are …

Mobile Technology

Square's IPO Just Got A Bit Bigger

Payment technology company Square Inc. (SQ) today announced that its IPO underwriters exercised their option to purchase an additional 4.05 million …

Sony has sold more than 30 million PlayStation 4 consoles worldwide

Sony's PlayStation 4 sales are still going well.<p>On Wednesday, the company announced it has sold more than 30.2 million units worldwide, making it the …

Nathan Drake

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua price cut to $200 at Amazon US

Sony’s mid-range Xperia M4 Aqua was probably a little overpriced when compared to similar devices from low cost manufacturers, but this situation should now be remedied, as the company has just announced a new price cut for the handset in the US.<p>The old $300 price tag has been thrown out in favour …

Sony dominates as PS4 sales top 30 million

Since the PlayStation 4 video game console first went on sale in November 2013, Sony has sold more than 30.2 million of them around the world.<p>Sony's worldwide sales underscore the Japanese electronics giant's lead in the console war. The PS4, currently available in 124 countries, continues to …

Living Rooms

Steam Controller's new trick is designed for strategy games

By default, the haptic touchpads that define Valve's Steam Controller are just thumb-friendly fill-ins for a proper mouse -- but that's not all they can do. Thanks to a new Steam client beta update, the Steam Controller's signature touchapds can now do something now standard PC mouse can: instantly …

Technology

New App Visualizes Radio Waves From Cell Towers and Satellites Around You

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Soon you’ll be able to use your iPhone while wearing gloves

What with it being winter and all, it would be great if Apple embraced the concept of letting people use iPhones while wearing regular gloves — something already offered by manufacturers such as Samsung.<p>Well, according to a patent application published today, we may not be waiting too much longer …

Reeder 3 is here, adding iPad Pro, Split View, and 3D Touch support

Reeder has long been our favorite feed reader for iOS and Mac. Earlier this year, Reeder for Mac hit version 3.0, making us wonder when the iOS version would achieve the same milestone. Now it has, gaining support Split View in iOS 9, an updated UI, 3D Touch for previewing articles, and more!<p>Here’s …

Apple could be looking to change the iPhone's screen technology

Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) technology, which is used in many high-end Android phones, is superior to LCD (Liquid-crystal Display) technology as each pixel has its own light rather than being illuminated by a back light. This creates deeper blacks (as each pixel can be switched off, …

10 Facebook tricks everyone should know

You probably check Facebook multiple times a day, but do you know how to use the world's most popular social network like a real pro?<p>From hiding people you don't want to see in your News Feed to making sure you never get a request to play "Candy Crush" again, we've got you covered:

PlayStation 4 Has Sold Over 30 Million Units

Sony has struck gold with its latest video game console.<p>The PlayStation 4 has sold over 30.2 million units globally, the company reports, in just about two years.<p>The PS4, in other words, is selling even faster than the PS2, which is a remarkable achievement. It’s also beating Microsoft’s Xbox One …

Discovering Minecraft in 2015

Better late than never, right?<p>Minecraft's incredible popularity is well documented, and utterly fascinating. This primitive-looking but hugely …

Daily quote or Chuck Norris joke on your Homescreen - Android customization

Do you remember at the end of our Android customization project last week, when we finished up making a little voice reminder using Tasker, and I said we’d skip Tasker this week? I lied. Join me as we use Tasker’s HTTP Get tool, along with Zooper Widget, to put a daily joke on your Homescreen.<p>As …

Two studies show the most & least common things people do with their Apple Watch – and what Apple needs to fix

The average Apple Watch owner interacts with their Watch 60-80 times a day, but most of that usage doesn’t involve anything more than looking at the watch face, checking the time and information displayed in the complications. The least common thing people do on the Watch is read emails.<p>These are …

This is why phones tend to land screen down when we drop them

Buttered toast tends to land butter-side down when you drop it. This piece of wisdom is not just another one of Murphy’s adages. It’s a fact, proven mathematically by Robert Matthews, a physicist and professor at UK’s Aston University.<p>Now Professor Matthews applied his prodigious physics knowledge …

Review: Mophie's Juice Pack Reserve & Power Reserve Offer Power in Small Packages

Back in September, Mophie launched two brand-new battery products, the Juice Pack Reserve, a $59.95 battery case for the iPhone 6 and 6s, and the Power Reserve 1X, a small $34.95 external battery for smartphones and wearables. I have been testing both for the past two weeks in regular daily use and …

These are the features Apple Watch owners love most

The average Apple Watch user checks his or her timepiece four to five times an hour, and are most likely to use the device’s Maps function, according to two separate studies.<p>Carried out by Wristly.com and researchers at the University of Stockholm’s Mobile Life Centre, the two surveys quizzed Apple …

Apple’s best invention is one that nobody talks about

One of my favorite Apple inventions is one that you might not even know about — or only think of when you’re travelling.<p>The Magsafe power adaptor that came with your MacBook, and the charger that came with older iPhones can quickly be swapped to suit any power outlet, provided you’ve got the right …

Sony is bringing PlayStation 4 Remote Play to your Mac

Sony has revealed that it is developing an official PlayStation 4 Remote Play app for Mac and PC, giving gamers the ability to play their favorite titles on their desktop. The announcements comes just days after an unofficial Remote Play app was made available for Windows.<p>“Some people asked if we …

This tiny chip could charge your iPhone much faster

A professor in Singapore has invented a tiny chip that he claims could speed up how quickly batteries charge — while also making them safer.<p>Rachid Yazami at Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) has developed a chip that will monitor potential faults in batteries and alert the user if …

PlayStation 4 Sets Console Sales Records

The PlayStation 4 has hit yet another sales milestone, further cementing its lead in the console sales race.<p>Sony (SNE) says the system’s life to date …

The 33 best Black Friday tech deals we've found so far

Nvidia GeForce

This Mobile PC Lets You Use Your iPad as a Monitor

There's a radical new PC design that has a lot going for it. About the size of an iPhone 6 Plus, including its removable docking station, the <b>Kangaroo Mobile Desktop and Dock ($99)</b> packs a lot into a remarkably small form factor. Remember, this is the size of a smartphone but includes a fully …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple 'Black Friday': Watch, iPad and iPhone Best Deals

It’s that time of year again. With a week still to go until one of the biggest shopping days of the year, a mixture of leaks and early announcements have revealed the best Apple deals at the biggest retail chains. Let’s break them down…<p><i>Note: my thanks to</i> <i>BestBlackFriday.com</i> <i>which has worked with me</i> …

Man arrested in Fifth Ave Apple Store trying to slash prices with real samurai sword (Video)

Customers and employees at the Fifth Avenue Apple Store in New York had somewhat of an interesting experience today. According to a report from ABC 7 NY, a man entered the store and headed to the iconic clear glass staircase and began waving around a samurai sword while screaming.<p>He was then …