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Apple iOS 12 Has A Serious Problem

iOS 12 is crucial for Apple. It focuses on performance and stability after numerous high profile problems undermined the credibility of both in recent years. In my iOS 12 Upgrade Guide, I said Apple mostly succeeded (and threw in some great secret features), but warned users to wait a week in case …

iOS

How Big Is the iPhone XS Max, Really?

The Apple iPhone XS Max is smaller than you think, because its '6.5-inch' screen size is misleading. Here's how it compares to other phones you …

IPhone 8

iPhone XS/Max review roundup: iPhone X owners, don’t bother; everyone else, wait for the XR

The first reviews of the iPhone XS and XS Max are out, and the story is incredibly consistent.<p>While reviewers do note that the iPhone XS offers notably better sound than the X, and the camera improvements impressed many, the overwhelming view was that there’s little here to justify an upgrade from …

Batteries

Windows 10 October 2018 Update: The 7 best new features

Microsoft has settled into a semi-annual release schedule for Windows 10 ($99 at Amazon.com), with major updates coming in the spring and fall. Following Windows 10 April 2018 Update this spring, Microsoft is set to release the next big features update -- Windows 10 October 2018 Update (aka Windows …

Windows 10

iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, Apple Watch 4: Everything Apple just announced

Welcome to the 2018 Apple September launch event, where the company delivered the long-awaited (well, since this time last year) details on its new iPhones, the flagship iPhone XS Max, its little buddy the iPhone XS and a mainstream replacement for the iPhone X, the iPhone XR. Plus, the Apple Watch …

Apple Watch

Dozens of iPhone Apps 'Constantly' Sending Location Data to Data Monetization Firms

Dozens of popular iPhone apps are sharing the location data of millions of mobile devices with third-party data monetization firms, according to a group of security researchers called GuardianApp (via <i>TechCrunch</i>).<p>The apps in question are mostly news, weather, and fitness apps that require access to …

Technology

Top Mac app steals your browsing history and sends it to China

A top paid app in the Mac App Store has been revealed as stealing the browser histories of anyone who downloads and uses it.<p>Adware Doctor is among the top grossing paid apps in the App Store’s utilities category. According to a report by <i>TechCrunch</i>, Apple was warned about the data pilfering several …

Apple

How To: YouTube Finally Has a Dark Theme on Android — Here's How to Get It

After months passed since Google first announced the feature, YouTube's dark mode has finally reached the Android masses. Sure, it just changes some …

Google Play

Apple Warns iPhones Have A Serious Problem

Apple has spent months teasing its new iPhones and we have now even seen official images. That said, while the company’s ambitions for them are clearly high (and prices are low), Apple has had to warn customers of a more clear and present danger to existing models…<p>Taking to its official website, …

IPhone 8

Someone left a Pixel 3 XL in the back of a Lyft

The Pixel 3 XL has been leaked more than any other major smartphone in recent memory, thanks to pre-production units being unboxed and tested in the …

Lyft

Ontario to include Tesla in rebate program after court decision

(Reuters) - Ontario will include some Tesla Inc car owners under its rebate plan as the province winds down an incentive program for electric cars, the ministry of transportation said on Friday.<p>The decision follows the Ontario Superior Court of Justice on Tuesday striking down a transition program, …

Canada

Hello Harmony: RealDoll sex robots with 'X-Mode' ship in September

Last year, CNET traveled to San Marcos, California, for an early, behind-the-scenes look at a new generation of artificially intelligent sex robots from Abyss Creations, maker of the popular "RealDolls" line of customizable sex dolls.<p>Now, customers can expect to start receiving those same sexbots …

App Store

WORLD PREMIERE: 2019 BMW Z4 M40i -- A Concept Comes Alive

A few years ago, whispers of BMW and Toyota working together on a joint sports car platform were starting to trickle out. They seemed like nothing …

A New iPhone Is Hiding In Xcode's Drop Down Menu

Lurking inside Apple’s Xcode developer environment is a list of target iPhones. That list represents the ‘current’ and ‘future’ iPhones in Apple’s smartphone portfolio. The old faithful iPhone SE is in there, as is the curiously successful iPhone 8, and last year’s tenth anniversary iPhone …

IPhone 7

Say These 7 Words When Employees Bring You Their Problems

Imagine that one of your employees walks into your office and says “Boss, we’ve got a huge problem with the ACME account; they’re angry and I think we might lose their business!” This is one of those situations that rightly spikes a leader’s blood pressure. But as much as the wrong response risks …

Leadership

The One iPhone Trick Everyone Needs to Know

I can't tell you how many times this very simple iPhone trick has saved my butt.<p>Whether you're trying to send an urgent email, download an attachment …

Samsung CEO Confirms Folding Galaxy F Phone

While Samsung ‘accidents’ (1,2,3,4,5) did more to leak the Galaxy Note 9 than any industry-insider, now the company’s CEO has taken things to the next level by officially confirming the most radical Galaxy smartphone yet…<p>Samsung CEO DJ Koh has confirmed the company is not just developing a Galaxy …

Galaxy Note

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

• <b>Sam Dogen spent 13 years working in finance on Wall Street before negotiating his layoff (and a severance package) in 2012 at age 34.</b>• <b><br>He lives in San Francisco with his wife and baby and runs the blog Financial Samurai.</b>• <b><br>Neither he nor his wife works a day job — they earn about $200,000 a year in</b> …

Real Estate

The New 2019 BMW 3-series Is Poised to Be a Sports Sedan Again

Our prototype drive reveals that dynamics are once again at the core of the 3-series.<p>We had barely started our first contemplative swish of the next BMW 3-series around the palate before the flavors started rolling in. As we eased a roughly 85 percent complete prototype out of BMW’s Nürburgring …

How to stop your Android phone from sharing your location with Google

If you carry a cell phone — even a simple flip phone without any sort of real display — someone somewhere is tracking your location. Even if there is …

Spotify Escalates Its Battle With Apple Music With A New Samsung Agreement

Spotify and Apple Music have been locked in a back and forth battle for the hearts and minds of the music streaming business that increases in tempo a bit more seemingly every day. Until now, Apple has had the upper hand strategically over Spotify in that its music streaming division was just …

Apple Music

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three particular boxes in the minds of the hiring managers and executives vetting you.<p>At least, that's the process CEO Jeff Bezos recommended to his team 20 …

Jeff Bezos

Galaxy Note 9 vs. Galaxy Note 8: The only specs comparison you need to see

On Thursday morning, Samsung took to the stage at the Barclays Center in New York City to officially announce the Galaxy Note 9. Although the …

Samsung Will Use These Freebies to Sweeten the Deal on Note 9

When Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 9 later this week, it's likely to tout the increased processing power, expansive screen and enhanced S Pen as …

Apple might take courage to the next level and remove the headphone jack adapter from iPhone boxes

Apple killed the headphone jack in 2016, when the iPhone 7 phones were the first models to ship without the old audio port. The Cupertino-based …

Even cops say this new Alexa 'skill' might scare off potential burglars

SAN FRANCISCO – Homeowners have always come up with clever ways to scare away potential burglars. They leave the television on while they’re away, install dummy cameras or plant the classic “BEWARE OF DOG” sign in the front yard, even though it’s just a teacup poodle in the backyard.<p>A new “skill” …

TV shows

Minor Google Maps update should stop friends & family panicking when tracking your location

If you’re in the habit of sharing your location with family or friends through Google Maps, a minor update to both iOS and Android maps should stop them panicking if you suddenly stop broadcasting …<p>NordVPN<p><i>Engadget</i> reports that the latest version sends your battery level alongside your location.<p>By …

Google Maps

Apple is bigger than all these companies — combined!

Apple’s market capitalization passed $1 trillion today. It’s hard to wrap your head around such a large number, so let’s do some comparisons.<p>But be warned, you might have a hard time believing how much bigger Apple is than some other companies. Or entire industries.<p>Disney makes the Marvel and Star …

Market Capitalization

How to Make Sure You're Getting the Internet Speeds You're Paying For

It’s probably been a while since you signed up for internet service, but you should have an idea of how fast your plan is. If not, give your ISP a …