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Drake's Views is the first album to hit 1 billion streams on Apple Music

Drake's <i>Views</i> has become the first album to clock up 1 billion streams on Apple Music. The Canadian rapper announced the news on Instagram with a pair of pictures — the first showing a celebratory plaque from Apple, signed by CEO Tim Cook (above); and the second showing Drake posing with Cook, …

Apple Music

Clean Your Cluttered Hard Drive with macOS Sierra's New Storage Manager

One of the new, handy features in macOS Sierra takes care of something you probably don’t think much about: cluttered files filling up your hard …

The Motley Fool

<b>Apple's Secret Project Stuns Investors</b><p>3 stocks to buy before Apple unveils its next must-have product<p>Strange noises roar out of a mysterious Apple …

Investing

Apple in Talks to Acquire Jay Z's Tidal Music Service

Sources say talks are ongoing and may not result in a deal<p>Apple Inc. is in talks to acquire Tidal, a streaming-music service run by rap mogul Jay Z, according to people familiar with the matter.<p>Apple is exploring the idea of bringing on Tidal to bolster its Apple Music service because of Tidal’s …

Apple Music

Apple is about to build the perfect laptop

While I still think the Air is the best overall laptop you can buy, it could be so much better. Its design hasn't changed significantly since 2010, and it still lacks the sharp Retina display found on every other Apple gadget.<p>But after all these years, it doesn't seem likely MacBook Air fans like …

MacBook Air

Dead body found at Apple HQ prompts investigation

The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s office is reportedly investigating a dead body that was found at Apple’s headquarters this morning in one of the company’s conference rooms.<p>Details on the investigation are limited at this time and it is not known if the death is suspicious or if it resulted from …

Santa Clara County

U.S. sends weapon to hit ISIS communications

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The United States has deployed tactical aircraft capable of attacking ISIS's ability to communicate closer to the front lines of the battle against the terrorist group.<p>The U.S. European Command announced a squadron of Marine Corps EA-6B Prowler aircraft has been sent to Incirlik …

iPhone dominating Android more than ever among teens

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Are teens increasingly conservative?<p>In the context of phones, this seems to be the case.<p>Every six months Piper Jaffray performs an extensive survey -- called Taking Stock With Teens -- among the slightly …

8 easy ways to speed up your Mac

We all know a Mac is the best computer. It’s the most reliable, the least fuss and usually the most snappy. But, as with all computers, the trusty Macintosh can also become sluggish after a while.<p>In today’s <i>Cult of Mac</i> video, we’re going to show you eight easy, useful tips to speed up your Mac.<p>Speed …

Another iPhone 7 Leak 'Confirms' Apple Is Eliminating The Headphone Jack

Apple’s iPhone 7 line of smartphones — which are the successors to the iPhone 6S — should be announced in September 2016. But there are many leaks about the iPhone 7 already surfacing, one of which is about the headphone jack being abandoned. And last month this image of an iPhone 7 Plus rendering …

Mobile Technology

Apple starts ordering Apple Watch 2 components

There may be disagreement over when exactly Apple Watch 2 will arrive, but Cupertino is confident enough about its plans to start divvying up component orders among companies in its supply chain.<p>In keeping with its recent strategy, Apple is looking to diversify its supply chain for the second-gen …

Smartwatches

Edward Snowden Thinks A Global iPhone Attack Will Happen This Year

As a result of the FBI's battle with Apple<p>In the wake of the FBI's legal battle with Apple, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has made a bold prediction.<p>Snowden wrote in a pair of tweets today that he believes iPhones around the world will be globally compromised by August, due to the FBI's "refusal …

Edward Snowden

This New App Hopes to Save Suicidal Teens

Because therapy the analog way just doesn't work for under-18s.<p>Photo by Thanasak Wanichpan via Getty<p>Krista Moellers was in fourth grade when her symptoms began. She didn't have a name for it back then, but it's clear now that her spiral into severe depression began many years before her sophomore …

Apple hires NFL, Biden veteran for key policy role

Apple has hired Cynthia Hogan, a top lobbyist for the National Football League and former aide to Vice President Joe Biden, as the new head of its Washington office — a major pickup for the tech giant as it continues to battle law enforcement officials who seek greater access to its customers’ data.<p>…

Tesla’s Model 3 Is Already Shattering Expectations

“Will Tesla be the next Apple … or will Apple be the next Tesla?” I asked back In September. For now it’s clear Tesla has pulled off an Apple-style …

Tesla Model 3

2017 Cadillac XT5 Makes U.S. Debut in L.A.

SRX replacement arrives next year.<p>The 2017 Cadillac XT5 had a fancy debut in Dubai last week, but it makes its first U.S. appearance at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show. Presenting Caddy’s new crossover was Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen and General Motors Executive Vice President of Product …

ISIS now has a 'colony' in an oil-rich Libyan city just 400 miles from Italy

Over the past year, ISIS has been deepening its presence in Sirte, a city along Libya's northwestern Mediterranean coast.<p>ISIS jihadists first gained a foothold in Sirte in early 2015. Today, the city is an "actively managed colony of the central Islamic State, crowded with foreign fighters from …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

You can’t help but be attracted to this magnetic Lightning cable

From the 1st century to today, you could say the magnet is one component of technology that has <i>stuck</i> around.<p>With that bad pun out of the way (two if you count the headline), a Hong Kong company is using the simple magnet to make the charging of our smartphones easier and faster. The MagCable is a …

Tech Trends

Spotify or Apple Music? Which streaming music service is right for you?

If it seems like there's suddenly a whole bunch of different music streaming services, that's because ....there's suddenly a whole bunch of different …

Galaxy Note 5 Design Changes and Galaxy S7 Launch Details

Burt's Personal Bandit Trans Am Fetches Megabucks at Auction

Last week, it came to our attention that a car near and dear to our collective hearts, a 1977 Pontiac Trans Am, was up for auction. Not just any Trans Am, but a mint-condition Bandit-ized Trans Am that had been used to promote <i>Smokey and the Bandit</i> around the time of its release, then subsequently …

PS4 vs Xbox One: Sony's in Trouble, Not Microsoft

It’s time for video game fanboys to stop pretending to be business people. For the past year of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One’s commercial …

TOTD: Pick One – Tesla Model S P85D or Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat?

Yesterday, Tesla announced the biggest change to the Model S since its debut: the dual-motor, all-wheel-drive D range.The models’ specs are impressive, but can you really compare a Tesla to a Charger Hellcat? If you’re looking at just horsepower, yes you can. The range-topping Tesla P85D pumps out …

2016 Chevrolet Camaro Spied on Video, Sounds Burly

Just the other day, we showed you spy photos of the all-new 2016 Chevrolet Camaro coupe, which was caught up close by our intrepid spy photogs while testing. Those photos gave us a detailed look at some of the Camaro’s styling changes that we hadn’t seen before, and they followed on the hells of …

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 4MATIC

Stuttgart swings for the mini-ute seats.<p>When the BMW X3 and the Mercedes-Benz GLK launched, they were slightly funky utes at what was then the small end of the luxury-SUV spectrum. Each took a moment to find solid footing—the BMW in its second generation and the GLK at its midcycle refresh—and each …

How To: Play Super Nintendo Games on iPhone / iPad in iOS 8 [No Jailbreak]

Craving Super Nintendo games like Super Mario Kart, Super Punch-Out and more on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad running iOS 8 without a jailbreak? …

Retrogaming

Beats deal netted LeBron James the biggest equity cash payout in sports history

NBA superstar (and Samsung shill) LeBron James reportedly made some serious bank as a result of Apple’s $3bn Beats acquisition in May — ranking as the largest equity cash payout for a professional athlete in history.<p>Citing sources close to the issue, ESPN claims that James struck a deal to promote …

Lebron James

Here's Our Favorite Apple iWatch Concept Design So Far

Everyone's hearts go aflutter at iWatch rumors, the supposed wearable wrist computer that Apple could launch as early as this year.<p>A designer named Todd Hamilton took a stab not only at what the still-speculative watch might look like, but how it might actually work to make calls. Check it out.

Concept Design

DOM Kennedy Announces ‘Get Home Safely’ Tour

DOM Kennedy is coming to a city near you in 2014. The Leimert park Park, South L.A.-rapper announced the 30-date “Get Home Safely” North American …