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Meet Spotty, a free upcoming app that brings Spotify offline playback to Apple Watch [Video]

If you’re a Spotify Premium user with an Apple Watch, you’re well aware of a big glaring omission as far as watchOS apps are concerned. Indeed, we’re approaching two years since the Apple Watch arrived in stores, and there’s still no official Spotify app for watchOS.<p>Developer and second year …

Hula Wrap takes pain out of packing your MacBook charger

Designer Joel Beebe has spent a good portion of his working life tied up in power cords so you don’t have to.<p>His latest solution is a MacBook accessory called the Hula Wrap, a leather sheath that helps organize your computer’s power cable.<p>So a pouch that wraps and snaps isn’t mind-blowing. It does, …

7 Great Third-Party Apple Watch Complications

You are using an <b>outdated</b> browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.<p>Check everything from the calendar to your heart rate<p>That …

iOS 10 concept video shows off some intriguing new features

With so much buzz surrounding Apple’s upcoming iPhone SE and the highly anticipated iPhone 7, we curiously haven’t heard much about iOS 10, the …

5 reasons I don't use alternative email apps for iOS anymore

There’s no shortage of great alternative email apps for iPhone, or for the iPad for that matter. In the past year, we’ve seen the introduction of …

Company iPhones might start reminding you that your boss could be watching

Apple is testing a small change to iOS that'll remind people with a company phone that their company may be watching. On Reddit, user MaGNeTiX posted screenshots of a new message that showed up on their iPhone after updating to the latest iOS 9.3 beta. On the lock screen, a permanent reminder …

iOS

Los rivales del iPhone siguen sin comprenderlo: no es (sólo) el hardware

En plena vorágine del Mobile World Congress y con un café en la mano, resulta interesante contemplar con perspectiva la evolución del mercado de los …

Kevin Lynch explica el secreto tras la precisión del Apple Watch para mostrar la hora

Tras una reciente <b>entrevista de Kevin Lynch a The Telegraph y Mashable</b>, el Vicepresidente de tecnología en Apple explica cómo consigue ese nivel de …

The 11 most beautiful apps of the year

We think the most beautiful apps of the year use color creatively, simplify otherwise annoying experiences, and spark our imaginations with stunning game environments. They feature a strong attention to detail, along with a smart overall design that matches the function and feel of the app.<p>These …

Apps

Lawsuit against Apple for undelivered texts to Android phones now completely dismissed

Back in August, U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh threw out a class action lawsuit against Apple from former iPhone users complaining that text messages were no longer delivered when they ported their number to an Android phone. The lawsuit alleged that Apple was guilty of “interference” with their …

AT&T now letting you share your phone number with your Samsung Gear S2

Today AT&T announced that they would be bringing NumberSync support to the Samsung Gear S2. This makes it the very first connected smartwatch able to support both voice and messaging with the service, and enables you to leave your phone at home and go it alone with your Gear S2.<p>Those who are …

Microsoft Outlook for iOS updated with 3D Touch and email printing

Since Dropbox’s announcement that Mailbox is set to go into the sunset early next year, several apps have come forward with new features as though to …

Acciones de GoPro suben tras rumores de posible compra por parte de Apple

Rumores de que <i>Apple pudiera comprar a GoPro</i> han disparado las acciones del fabricante de las cámaras deportivas un 16%, incremento que llega luego de …

Safari for iPhone iPad: How to open tabs in the background

So, you're reading a fascinating article in Safari when you come across a link to something else that looks interesting. You don't want to stop …

Apple Working on Mobile Person-to-Person Payment Service

Apple is in talks with U.S. banks over a potential person-to-person mobile payments service, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. Such a service would perhaps be positioned as an expansion to Apple Pay, and it would allow people to send each other payments, much like PayPal's Venmo or Square's Square …

Apple Pay

Microsoft's new site rates your moustache for charity — it's a lot of fun to play around with

This week, Microsoft introduced MyMoustache.net, a website that analyzes men's moustaches and ranks them against every other player.<p>It's not impressed with my stubble:<p>But you get a better sense of the state of play in the moustache game with some of the sample pictures:<p>It's a lot of fun, just like …

iOS 9.2 beta 2 brings AT&T Wi-Fi calling to the Mac and other devices

Apple has built support for AT&T’s NumberSync technology into iOS 9.2 beta 2, which was released to developers earlier today. Currently Apple’s Continuity feature allows users to use their Mac, iPad, or iPod touch to make phone calls as long as the computer (or other iOS device) is connected to the …

AT&T unveils NumberSync, a network-level feature for sharing your phone number with connected devices

Apple has been building Continuity features into its software that let you make phone calls and send messages from iPads, Macs, and Apple Watches through your iPhone for a while now, and today AT&T is announcing a new network-level advancement called NumberSync capable of doing that for all …

10 insane details about Apple’s new iMacs and Magic peripherals

Apple’s new Magic Mouse 2 has some new tricks up its sleeve, but according to a behind-the-scenes look into Apple’s Input Design Lab, perfecting the new eco-friendly mouse with a gliding sound that was just right wasn’t as easy as a click.<p>The top-secret laboratory where Apple designs its Macintosh …

iPad Pro y iPad mini 4 dirían presente la próxima semana

El próximo evento de Apple está pautado para el próximo 9 de septiembre. Sí, exactamente, dentro de una semana. Y si has estado pendiente a la …

Apple CarPlay review

Using your smartphone while behind the wheel is a terrible idea. It’s distracting, it’s clumsy, and it’s just plain unsafe for you, your passengers, and other people on the road. But since the smartphone is the epicenter of our digital lives, it’s really hard not to want to use it while driving. …

Meet the cheap, stylish smartphones backed by ex-Apple CEO John Sculley

Backed by ex-Apple CEO John Sculley, Obi Worldphone is a startup company that’s hoping to shake up the affordable Android market with two new devices …

Leaked images reveal Microsoft's new flagship Lumia phones

Microsoft is preparing to launch two new Lumia flagship devices at an event in October. While we've seen some images emerge along with full specifications, Evan Blass (Evleaks) has published what appears to be official press renders for both devices. Codenamed Cityman and Talkman, Microsoft is …

Why MacBook screens must be angled at 76 degrees in Apple Stores

Have you ever noticed that the MacBooks are positioned at a slightly awkward angle whenever you visit an Apple Store?<p>As it turns out, there’s method to Apple’s madness — and it’s all about getting customers to adjust the screens, thereby giving them a taste of just how gorgeously tactile the …

12 years of WWDC product launches

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

The difference between Apple and Samsung industrial design

Galaxy S9<p>Three years later and Samsung either doesn't care about building aligned products from the ground (or board) up, or doesn't know how. The …

Phones

How-To: Upgrade the SSD in your MacBook Air or Retina MacBook Pro, boosting size & speed

Over the past two weeks, I’ve written about the (surprisingly easy) process of adding solid state drives (SSDs) to radically speed up older iMacs, and the varied challenge levels of adding SSDs to older Mac Pros, Mac minis, and non-Retina MacBooks. Today’s guide looks at the <b>easiest SSD</b> …

MacBook Air

Apple teams up with Pinterest to help you find the next great app

If you’re a Pinterest user with an eye on app discovery, Apple has the perfect deal for you. The companies have partnered to create “App Pins,” allowing users to install iOS apps without having to leave the Pinterest app.<p>App Pins work like regular pins on Pinterest’s virtual pinboard, only with the …

An Illustrated History of macOS

The history of macOS started with a bear, not a cat: in September of 2000, Apple presented <b>Kodiak</b>. For 30$, users could <i>purchase</i> this first public Beta …