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Apple's slow iPhone X sales are hurting Samsung too

It's not just Apple feeling the effects of lackluster iPhone X sales.<p>Samsung is also now grappling with the same problem. Since Apple relies on the …

Mobile Technology

Learn To Take And Edit Better Photos With Your Phone Or DSLR

Get this 10-course photography bundle for up to 99% off.<p>Whether you want to learn how to take better photos, properly use a DSLR or mirrorless …

Mobile Photography

15 Short Haircuts That Will Never Go Out of Style

As seen on Jake Gyllenhaal, David Beckham, Pharrell Williams, and more.<p>The transition to spring is almost here, which means you're soon to be thinking about trimming that mane of winter hair. After all, it's not like you're going to want any extra insulation. But depending on your hair type, some …

Hair

New iOS 11.3 Release Reveals Apple's Nasty Surprise

While Apple has iPhone X problems right now, a far bigger one is on the horizon and the company’s first significant move to diffuse it has come up very short indeed…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating the best features / biggest problems hidden behind</i> …

iOS

Nobody really knows why the Tube is getting less and less crowded

It's hard to tell if you recently squeezed into a Tube carriage at rush hour, but for the first time in 20 years, fewer people are riding the London …

Trains

Correction to Instagram Is Turning Into Facebook, and That's Bad

I use Facebook, like most people, but I often say my real self is on Instagram.<p>On Facebook, I share major life changes and links to articles I've written. But that long, emotional post from the refugee camp in Greece where I volunteered? Or the picture where I'm dressed up as the late Chicago Cubs …

Social Media

Former Apple developer explains why the company’s software is struggling

In recent months, Apple’s software development has been called into question like never before. Between a critical security bug in macOS, a brand-new …

Craig Federighi

10 Watch Brands You Probably Don’t Know About – But Should

These are the lesser-known watch brands producing high-quality timepieces for less. Think outside of the big Swiss names and you can get much more …

Men's Fashion
Housing

We've reached peak smartphone. What are Apple and Samsung going to do now?

Sure, some of them squeeze more screen into a smaller form. The cameras keep getting better, if you look very close. And you had to live under a rock …

Mobile

A male backlash against #MeToo is brewing

Men are scared, and feminists are delighted. But the urge to call out and punish male sexual transgression is bound to clash with an inescapable …

Feminism

My complicated quest to find the perfect meditation app

My iPhone, normally the quotidian keeper of grocery lists and Fitbit stats, has lately begun to feel like a sprawling self-help library. The …

Meditation

Why pay for Office and Photoshop when you can get these alternatives for free?

Top-quality software that costs nothing.<p>We rely on expensive computer programs to edit photos and video, deal with office work, and protect our computers from malware. But they're not our only options. Often, commercial studios will offer the most basic versions of their products free of charge. In …

Software

Robinhood will let users trade cryptocurrencies for free

Robinhood, the app that lets you make zero-fee stock trading and tracking, is moving into a new market: Cryptocurrencies. Next month, users in select US states will be able to buy and sell bitcoin and ethereum without having to pay transaction fees, with support for more currencies coming …

How to grow your hair out (while keeping it office ready)

"It needs to be seen to be believed." I'm midway through a conversation with Denis Robinson, creative director at men's grooming specialists Ruffians when the manager of their Shoreditch barbershop, Tommy, walks through the door. He takes a few seconds to survey his baying audience before lifting …

Want to be a Lord or a Lady? Buy this £2m country manor and the title is yours

Buyers interested in this £2m luxury manor may be swayed to take the plunge after learning that the property comes with the title of lordship, making the new owner an automatic Lord or Lady.<p>Arne House, a turreted country manor in Dorset which overlooks Poole Harbour, has had a manorial lordship …

Not happy with your Christmas gifts? Here are the best fashion resale sites

If you've been wondering what to do with those unwanted gifts, you'll be pleased to know that there are a host fashion resale sites which are more than happy to help you sell on your designer pieces to keen buyers.<p>So which should you be using? From those eager to do all the work for you to DIY apps …

Louis Vuitton

Tim Cook says users will be able to turn off iPhone battery performance throttling in future iOS update

Apple had already said that a future iOS update will give users more insight into the state of their battery. In an interview with ABC News, Tim Cook was asked for his take on Apple slowing down iPhones with degraded batteries. He revealed that the developer beta including these features will be …

iOS

Budget bespoke: the rise of affordable tailoring

If you ever meet a person who doubts the significance of quality tailoring, show them a picture of the late CEO of Fiat, Gianni Agnelli.<p>The 'King of Italian Style' was known for his sartorial chic, which held a mythical status rivalled only by his grandson, Lapo Elkann.<p>When he died, he passed the …

How to quit your tech: a beginner's guide to divorcing your phone

Stuck on your screen? We asked six very busy people to attempt a digital detox – here’s how you can, too<p>What’s the first thing you do when you wake up? Read the news? Check your emails? Scroll through social media? Now, imagine your phone’s not in the room. If that makes you feel aimless or …

New York Times

Hands-on: The first under-glass fingerprint sensor is here!

After years of waiting, it’s finally here, an in-screen fingerprint reader. In spite of persisting rumors of Apple and Samsung working on the tech, Chinese manufacturer Vivo is the first to reveal a device with an under-glass fingerprint scanner, courtesy of a year-long partnership with …

Anker’s Zolo Liberty+ wireless earbuds use Bluetooth 5 and go on sale later this month for $150

One of the first devices to use the faster Bluetooth 5 standard<p>Anker is exiting the last stage of its crowdfunding campaign for its Zolo line of wireless earbuds with a final consumer retail release of the Liberty+ headphones, which go on sale later this month for $149.99. The news, announced today …

This $7 fast wireless charger is a perfect addition to your nightstand

Fast and wireless!<p>If you're in the market for a new wireless charger, you won't want to miss this one. RAVPower is currently offering its fast …

How eviction leads to homelessness: ‘My youngest child doesn’t know what a home is’

Loss of tenancy – sometimes with just two months’ notice – is a major cause of homelessness, forcing families into temporary accommodation. These photographs show how people living in north Wales have been affected<p>The single biggest cause of homelessness today is loss of tenancy – in other words, …

[Deal] Save $30 on Cowin’s E7 Bluetooth headphones with Active Noise Canceling headphones

If you are searching for a quality set of cans for a price that won’t make your wallet weep, then Cowin’s E7 Bluetooth headphones with Active Noise …

Apple Leaked Report Reveals Larger iPhones

As a famously (and now infamously) secretive company, Apple never likes anyone to know about it iPhone plans. But given the company’s torrid recent weeks and the immense pressure to do better, I suspect Apple will almost welcome the distraction it will get following this significant leak about its …

Mobile Technology

There’s a $48 home security camera has the best feature from the $300 Nest Cam IQ

The Nest Cam IQ home security camera is fantastic. Paying $300 for a single camera, however, is not fantastic. If you’re looking for a more …

Surface Phone: Microsoft’s Folding Game-Changer Might Run Andromeda OS, And Some Apps Are Now Supporting It

Interestingly enough, Microsoft’s mysterious Surface Phone is starting to make waves in the mobile community once more. While the past year has seen …

The Best New Men's Haircuts to Try in 2018

If you want to stay on the path to hair god status next year, we'd suggest trying one of these of-the-moment 'dos.<p>A New Year calls for a new look, whether you retool your style from head-to-toe or simply make a change to your grooming game. If the latter is what you're after, you have plenty of …

Edward Snowden's new app turns your old Android device into a stealthy security monitor

If you happen to have an old Android device lying around and a reason to worry about people messing with your business, Edward Snowden has an app for …

Edward Snowden