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Incase Calls Their New Icon ‘The Best Backpack We’ve Ever Made’

“The best backpack we’ve ever made” — a heady statement from an outfit with a focus on making packs and cases to keep traveling Apple stuff safe. The Icon certainly looks impressive, with its Airflow channels and more specialized pockets than a troop of kangaroos. And at $200, it also might be the …

How To Reset Your Password Without A System Disk [OS X Tips]

Have you lost your Mac password? Are you unable to get into your computer because of it? Apple lets you restore your password if you have the system disks that came with the computer, or–if you have a newer non-optical disk machine like a Macbook–with the built-in system recovery mode.<p>If you aren’t …

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The iPhone 6 Has Been Rendered Based Upon Leaked Schematics, And It’s Beautiful [Gallery]

Based upon leaked schematics discovered by Macotakara of the forthcoming 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch variants of the iPhone 6, Nowherelse teamed up with concept designer extraordinaire Martin Hajek to create what may be the most plausible look at what Jony Ive’s next iPhone design would look like yet.<p>All …

Class Up Your Workspace With These Elegant Wooden Lap Desks [Gallery]

I’m always on the lookout for some nice accoutrements to make my working day a bit more delightful, and as an Apple fan, the better something looks and works, the more I want it.<p>Take these sweet Macbook lap desks and iMac risers–made of walnut and oak with a birch core–from Danish design firm …

DeskPal, A Desk Tidy For This Century

I just upgraded my desk to a 1.65-meter monster, a €40 workbench from the hardware store that I cut down to a 64cm height, and which can support up to 200 kilos. If you’re still not with the metric system (and why would you be? After all, it was only introduced like 215 years ago), that means it’s …

iPhone Users Have A ‘Blind Loyalty’ To The Apple Brand [Report]

A further 28% said the iPhone seemed to be the best phone for them at the time of switching, while 25% said it was due to the fact that friends and family members had iPhones and they wished to retain Apple-specific features such as Facetime.<p>The survey revealed that 17% of respondents had switched …

Dramatically Improve Your Phone Call Audio With FaceTime [iOS Tips]

While iPhone calls these days are vastly better than those of iPhone models in the past, let a lone calls made on those old flip phones, they can still be pretty cruddy, depending on your service coverage and location within that area.<p>If you’re at home (or at a place with WiFi) and in a bad …

Outback Solo Is A Real Purse For Real Men [Review]

<b>Outback Solo for iPad Air</b> by Waterfield <b><br>Category:</b> Bags <b><br>Works With:</b>iPad Air, Mini <b><br>Price:</b> $108 as tested<p>If Indiana Jones carried an iPad, he’d carry it in the Outback Solo. It’s a beautiful, tough waxed-canvas and leather number, with a padded lining for an iPad, pockets on the front for an iPhone and a …

Drool Over The 5-Inch iPhone Air With Edge-To-Edge Display [Gallery]

If Apple makes a larger iPhone this year — say, a 4.7-inch model — it’s unlikely that they will just phase out the 4-inch iPhone. Instead, they could take an approach similar to this year’s iPad Air and iPad mini: two functionally identical devices with different screen sizes.<p>So what would an …

Case Turns The Rear Of Your iPhone Into A Big Soft Light

The iPhone’s LED lamp is a handy as hell. I never, ever use it for photos, but I use it as a flashlight all the time, and I have it set to flash when my iPhone gives me an alert (usually it makes my jeans pocket flash alarmingly).<p>Now I can use it to light up my iPhone’s whole back, if I choose to …

New Screensaver Puts The iOS 7 Lock Screen On Your Mac

Are you the kind of person that likes all of their tech to match up, or else someone that just really loves the iOS lock screen? Either way, you may wish to download a new OS X screensaver, which provides the iOS 7 lock screen experience for Mac users.<p>The screensaver can be downloaded free of …

Bamboo AirDesk Turns Your Couch Into A Super-Comfy Office [Review]

Mobile AirDesk by Slate <b><br>Category:</b> Portable laptop desk <b><br>Works With:</b> MacBook, iPad mini, iPhone <b><br>Price:</b> $129.99<p>Back when the Mobile AirDesk was just a Kickstarter gleam in the eye of design entrepreneur Nathan Mummert, <i>Cult of Mac</i> featured this project as one we were keeping our eyes on.<p>Since then, the …

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Wish You Had Instagram On The iPad? Look No Further Than Flow

One of Instagram’s biggest faults is that it lacks an official iPad app. And it doesn’t look like the Facebook-owned service has any plans for Apple’s tablet in the near future.<p>Many third-party apps have attempted to offer a viable iPad experience for Instagram, and I’ve tried most of them. I …

Steelcase Gesture, The Office Chair For iPhone And iPad Users

One of my regrets when moving from sunny Barcelona to chilly Leipzig was that I couldn’t ring my Steelcase Leap chair, which despite its ugly blue leather squab and back is the best chair I’ve ever sat in.<p>But no matter, as I now have my eye on the new Steelcase Gesture, an office chair designed for …

Watch, And Control, Your Energy Consumption Like A Hawk With Belkin’s WeMo Insight

Joining Belkin’s armada of WeMo home-automation devices today is the WeMo Insight Switch. Like the plain-vanilla WeMo Switch, the Insight Switch will let you power on or off whatever is connected to its outlet via the WeMo iOS or Android app. Unlike the regular Switch, the Insight lets you also see …

Fonts For Mac Offers Beautiful Type Browsing And Organization

Remember Mac font managing apps? I do: I hated them. Extensis Suitcase caused more problems with my old G5 PowerMac than anything else, ever, and I was fairly conservative in my font use back when I worked as a designer.<p>Thankfully, Macs these days don’t need the user to manually switch fonts on and …

This Map Shows You How Much The iPhone Will Cost You Around The World

For a fun experiment in data visualization, the good folks over at MobileUnlocked have put together a world map showing how the cost of an iPhone 5s varies around the world.<p>It’s possible to look at this data in both dollars and pounds — and, just as interestingly, before and after taxes, which …

iTunes Data Recovery For Mac | Cult of Mac Deals

• OS: Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks and below<br>• iOS Devices: Compatible with all iOS devices (all generation iPhones, iPads, and iPods)<br>• CPU: Intel Pentium 1000MHz and above<br>• RAM: 512 MB or more of RAM (1024MB Recommended)<br>• Hard Disk Space: 40 MB free space and above<br>• Supported iOS: iOS 8 and below<br>• Supported iTunes: …

‘Knock’ Lets You Securely Unlock Your Mac By Pounding Your iPhone Screen

Typing in your password every time you want to unlock your Mac sucks. Apple still hasn’t added facial ID recognition to OS X, nor have we heard nary a mention of Touch ID coming to MacBooks, but if you’re looking for a neat way to quickly unlock your Mac, a new app called Knock allows you do it …

100% Free High-Speed 4G LTE Internet With FreedomPop Hotspot | Cult of Mac Deals

<i>Please note: Only available to customers in the United States (excludes Alaska). The sale price includes shipping and all sales are final.</i><p>THE GOODS<p>The fastest 4G LTE internet access *in the palm of your hand!* WIth the Freedom Spot MiFi you can *take internet connectivity with you wherever you go - …

How Apple Makes The New Mac Pro

<i>Written by Greg Keonig, product designer and publisher of Atomic Delights.</i><p>As a product designer, one of my favorite parts about any new Apple product launch is the inevitable “How it’s made” video. The Mac Pro incarnation did not disappoint.<p>What makes Apple fascinating is not that they are using …

RingMeMaybe App Keeps Your Identity Private, Gives You Extra Phone Numbers

Cell phone numbers are a direct path that often lead straight to us, regardless of where we are or what we’re doing. And once we’ve given someone our number, they have it for good. And if things go south, the only option is to change your number, right?<p>Pretty much — but that’s easy to do if you …

Get iOS 7’s Gorgeous Nebula Wallpaper For Your Mac

The official release of OS X Mavericks is just around the corner, but if you’re looking to bring a bit of iOS 7 to your Mac, check out this wallpaper created by Deviantart user filipe-ps, that looks similar to an expanded version of the gorgeous nebula wallpaper Apple created as the default for iOS …

Controls+ Brings iOS 7’s Control Center To Your Mac

I don’t know about you, but I love Control Center in iOS 7. I don’t know how I managed without it before (or why it took Apple so long to introduce it). And I’d love to see a similar feature brought to the Mac that would allow me to control my music, adjust the brightness of my display, and toggle …

KnowRoaming Sticker Mods Your SIM For Local Use, Anywhere In The World

This amazing KnowRoaming sticker looks too good to be true, but as it’s from Canada, it must be the real deal. The KnowRoaming is a sticker which covers your existing SIM card and automatically switches your iPhone to a local network provider when you travel abroad, avoiding crazy roaming fees when …

Earskinz Are An Almost Essential Accessory For Your Apple EarPods [Review]

<b>EarSkinz</b> byEarSkinz <b><br>Category:</b> Headphone accessories <b><br>Works With:</b>Apple Earbuds and EarPods <b><br>Price:</b> $11<p>When our own Rob LeFevre reviewed the Earskins, he was surprised to find them to be an “essential accessory” for his EarPods. I decided to give them a go too. And guess what? They really are essential: I …

How To Sign A PDF Form On Your Mac Without Printing It [OS X Tips]

As it turns out, I end up having to sign a lot of documents, such as contracts, IRS forms, and the like. Many of these are in PDF form (bravo), and some even let me fill them out via my keyboard (even better).<p>Unfortunately, they still expect us to print these babies out, sign them with a pen, and …

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2 Ways To Avoid Losing Your iOS Data [Deals]

Since we’re so reliant on our iPhones and iPads – especially as iOS becomes more prevalent – that we need to give thought on things beyond security on these devices. We need to think about what to do in order to keep our data safe from accidental deletion — including looking at software solutions …

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Hate Gorilla Arm? The Saidoka Is The Most Useable iPhone Dock Yet [Review]

An iPhone dock is a pleasant thing to have on one’s desk. It keeps things nice and tidy, while making it easy to holster your iPhone and juice it up without mucking around with wires.<p><b>Saidoka</b> by BlueLounge <b><br>Category:</b> iPhone Dock <b><br>Works With:</b> iPhone 4, 4S, 5 <b><br>Price:</b> $29.99-$49.99<p>There is one way in which …