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You Can Swing This Camera Backpack to the Front Without Taking It Off

The new Wolffepack Capture camera backpack does something that we wish every photography backpack could do: it lets you swing it around front without …

Court Ruling Could Lead to Stricter Password-Sharing Laws in the Future

Earlier this month a federal appeals court decided that an employee "acted without authorization" after he used a former co-worker's password login without their permission, in order to gain access to a collection of their data. Concerning the case The United States of America v. David Nosal, this …

Explore Space With NASA’s New Apple TV App

If you can’t get enough NASA (we’ll count ourselves among that group), here's some good news: the agency recently released an Apple TV app to help …

The best iPhone apps you can use without unlocking your phone

We've collected the 10 best apps that use widgets creatively to keep you up to date and entertained — all from your iPhone's lock screen.<p>From alerting you to when you've only reached your data cap to showing you the best headlines from The New York Times, these widgets pack some power.

'Pokémon Go Plus' Wearable Wristband's Resell Price Rises to Upwards of $250

Given the intense popularity of the new augmented reality game <i>Pokémon Go</i>, a few retailers have begun facing shortages of the game's $35 wrist-worn accessory, the Pokémon Go Plus, which allows users to receive notifications about nearby Pokémon right on their wrists. Although some players expected …

Even Apple Is Selling Fewer Computers Now

The robust sales of the Mac are no longer buoying the faltering PC industry.<p>After defying industry trends in recent years, Apple is feeling the slowdown in global purchases of laptop and desktop computers.<p>Apple shipped 4 to 8 percent fewer Mac computers during the second quarter of 2016, compared …

MacBook Pro

Apple Watch 2: How one new feature could help smartwatches step out of the shadow of the smartphone

Being able to connect to mobile networks is the first step toward independence for smartwatches, and one industry-watcher expects to see that …

Best clear cases for iPhone 6s

A case for your beloved iPhone 6s is a good idea, no doubt. You are not, however, obliged to buy a case with all kinds of weird patterns or cartoon …

Tech Trends

Will Apple's Acquisition of Tidal Hurt Spotify?

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Though relatively successful since its launch last summer, <b>Apple</b> Music is losing the race for digital-music dominance to steaming leader <b>Spotify</b>.<p>With the clock likely ticking on a Spotify IPO, Apple Music has resumed its offensive against its Swedish rival. Not only did …

Alleged iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Images Leak Again Keeping Smart Connector Rumor Alive

Photos that allegedly depict the design of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus have leaked yet again.<p>Posted by Nowhereelse, these images show the iPhone 7 …

Apple considering Russian repair center in wake of local iPhone lawsuit - report

Apple is reportedly contemplating some form of central repair center in Russia, following a lawsuit from customer who found he couldn't get his …

Here's How To Get 'Pokémon Go' In The UK On IPhone And Android — Even Though It's Not Out Here Yet

Pokémon Go is proving wildly popular — so popular that its developers, Niantic, have "paused" its global roll-out as the company struggles to cope …

These Are the Cheapest Phones and Plans for Playing Pokemon Go

Want to get your kids off your phone with their Pokemon Go? Here are the cheapest ways to do it.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

CVS tipped to be testing Apple Pay

CVS said in a tweet that it is “evaluating mobile payment options” for its customers, and word has surfaced that Apple Pay is included among those …

Apple Watch Crushes Competition in Customer Satisfaction Survey

Customers love the Apple Watch. But sales are still too small for this news to matter much.<p>In J.D. Power's 2016 Smartwatch Device Satisfaction …

Apple tax decision imminent – Noonan meets EU competition chief

There is growing expectation that a ruling on the Apple tax case is imminent and, yesterday (12 July), Ireland’s Finance Minister Michael Noonan met …

'Pokémon GO' Can No Longer Grab iPhone Users' Google Data

After facing a torrent of criticism for giving itself access to customers’ Google accounts, game developer Niantic has changed the permissions on <i>Pokémon GO</i> for iPhone. Whereas before the company had explicitly given itself the right to delve into users’ Gmail and docs without actually notifying …

Apple Watch will ruin your life and I’m ashamed to have one on my wrist

Long before there was an Apple Watch, I knew I had to have one. I liked Apple stuff. I liked watches. I was tired of replacing watch batteries.<p>So …

Smartwatches

Tech giant’s first original production will feature developers trying to create ‘the next great app’<p>Apple is seeking participants for its new reality TV show Planet of the Apps.<p>The casting call issued on Tuesday by co-producers Propagate seeks app developers aged over 18 who are planning on making …

Apps

New Motion Camera App 'Polaroid Swing' Seeks to Redefine Photo Sharing

Ailing consumer electronics brand Polaroid has leant its name to a new motion photo sharing platform called Polaroid Swing which saw its release on the App Store yesterday.<p>Similar to Live Photos in iOS, the app lets users capture a one-second moment with their device's camera, which can then be …

Apple’s new Lightning EarPods for iPhone 7 purportedly shown in new photos

As has been widely reported, it is all but confirmed that the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will not feature a 3.5mm headphone jack. This means buyers of the new iPhone will have to search for alternative types of headphones, whether that be via wireless Bluetooth or Apple’s Lightning cable.<p>Right now, …

Open casting call begins for first original Apple TV series 'Planet of the Apps'

Television production company Propagate on Tuesday announced the start of an open casting call for "Planet of the Apps," an original series about the …

US, Moscow set to discuss Syria pact Pentagon may not want

<b>Washington, DC (CNN) —</b> When Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Moscow this week, the big loser may be the man who isn't there: Defense Secretary Ash Carter.<p>Kerry and Lavrov are expected to discuss in detail the possibility of the first U.S.-Russian …

Middle East

No Studio, No Problem: How to Create Stunning Head Shots in Any Location

<i>Take a Time Out with Tanya, art director & graphic designer turned commercial photographer who really just wants a break from her three kids. Sign up</i> …

Will China abide by the South China Sea decision?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague has issued a scathing legal rebuke of China's maritime claims in the South China Sea. This stunning decision pits the international legal order against the power of a rising China, with significant ramifications for both the international …

China's First Space Station Could Be Out Of Control And Heading For Earth

China's first space station, Tiangong-1, appears to be completely out of control and may have lost communication with the Command and Control Center …

China Surveys the Damage After Devastating Typhoon

Swiss scientists have figured out what it is about pomegranates that can slow down the aging process

Pomegranates slow down the ageing process by prompting cells to recycle and rebuild themselves, Swiss researchers have shown.<p>The ruby red fruit was …

Top 10 livable Chinese cities[1]

Qingdao of Shandong province topped the list of most livable cities in China, according to a report by the Chinese Academy of Sciences.<p>The report, …

Pence, Gingrich make the final cut in Trump's VP search, sources say

<b>Indianapolis (CNN) —</b> As anticipation builds for Donald Trump to name his vice presidential pick, two hopefuls -- Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich -- appear to be the front-runners, according to a person familiar with the deliberations.<p>Also still in the mix: New Jersey …