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How to Create Secure Passwords That Aren't Impossible to Type

How do you create a strong password? Easy: You mash your keyboard for a few seconds until you have a 50-character hunk of gibberish, then you copy …

Steven Soderbergh’s Unsane makes a poor showing for the iPhone 7

Soderbergh has been touting the iPhone as the future of moviemaking, but the results onscreen speak for themselves<p>Steven Soderbergh’s new movie <i>Unsane</i> fits into a long line of “Who’s the crazy one here?” stories. Films like Alfred Hitchcock’s <i>The Lady Vanishes</i>, Otto Preminger’s <i>Bunny Lake Is Missing</i>, …

How to make your iPhone speakers louder [Quick Tips]

Apple improves the speakers in iPhones, iPads and iPods with each release — usually making them louder than the previous generation. Still, people constantly complain that iPhones are not loud enough.<p>In our latest Quick Tips video, I’ll show you a super-easy way to boost those tiny speakers. Check …

Apple Music

PSA: Don’t let your kids play with your locked iPhone — or risk being locked out for 47 years

One security feature a user could potentially find annoying is being locked out of an iPhone after a friend or family member entered multiple failed passcode attempts. In a case in China, a mother is furious after her toddler managed to lock her iPhone for 47 years.<p>The South Morning China Post …

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Apple unveils official 25-hour battery case for the iPhone 6 and 6S

Apple's iPhones have long been a source of battery anxiety, with third-party battery cases easing these worries by offering extra juice when you need it. Now, Apple has unveiled its own Smart Battery Case for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S, quietly posting the product on its online stores (as spotted …

Twelve South Debuts New SurfacePad Case for iPhone X

Twelve South today announced the launch of a new SurfacePad case for the iPhone X, expanding its popular SurfacePad design to Apple's latest flagship iPhone.<p>The SurfacePad is a folio-style case, but rather than being bulky like most cases with this design, it's ultra thin because it attaches to the …

Credit Cards

What you can and can't restore through an iOS backup in iTunes

A terribly sad email came in from Macworld reader Sharifa:I deleted an iPhone back up from iTunes by mistake and have been trying all day to retrieve …

Skype bug could allow malicious attacker ‘system’ level access, Microsoft says fix is ‘too much work’

A nasty Skype bug could allow a malicious attacker to gain “system” level access, if exploited. The bug is applicable on both macOS and Windows desktop platforms.<p>However, Microsoft says that fixing the bug will take “too much work”, stating that it would require a full rewrite of the application to …

Information Security

How to Switch Bluetooth Devices in Control Center with iOS 11

Open Control Center.<p>On the iPhone X, this is a swipe down from the top right of screen. On every other iPhone, it’s a swipe up from the bottom of your screen.<p>Locate the music player in the top right box in Control Center. 3D Touch to pop out the box.<p>Now tap the circle icon in the upper right corner …

My iPhone Won't Charge! Troubleshooting Tips & Tricks to Get Your iPhone Charging Again

Charging our phones is part of everyone's daily routine at this point; so when the process goes awry, there's such a feeling of confusion. You've done everything the way you usually do, used the same outlet, cable, power adapter, or wireless charging pad. So why won't your iPhone charge, or why is …

Mobile Technology

How to Access Notifications on iPhone X

In a previous tip, we covered how to access Control Center on your iPhone X. I talked about the notch at the top of the iPhone X, which naturally divides the top left and right of your screen. Apple uses that simple divide to the fullest by giving you access to both Control Center and Notifications …

How to Return to Home Screen on iPhone X

Without a Home button on the iPhone X, how do you return to Home screen? I love the gesture Apple uses to go back to Home, as it feels just as intuitive as clicking the Home button had become. Look for the thin long bar, that usually appears white, black, or gray, at the very bottom of your screen. …

Galaxy S9 Caught on Video as New Details Emerge

The video, which was earlier reported on SamMobile, sheds some light on what Samsung has planned. Because the screen isn't turned on, we can't say …

Best SIM Only Deals for May 2018 | Trusted Reviews

<b>Best SIM Only Deals: So perhaps you’ve bagged yourself a shiny new SIM free smartphone, but now you’re on the hunt for a great value SIM only deal.</b> …

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Social Media Star ‘Hushpuppi’ Flaunts Extravagant 24K Gold Plated iPhone X

Apple’s iPhones are already higher-end devices, and the iPhone X is the most expensive iPhone ever made. But, of course, there are always those who …

Samsung Steals Apple’s ‘Perforated Holes’ Idea to Eliminate the Notch

By now, most of us who’ve seen the iPhone X can say with confidence whether we love or hate the notch. Regardless of your personal preference, it …

It Looks Like Apple Will Be Discontinuing The iPhone X (Yeah, Already)

Farewell unaffordable trinket<p>Did you manage to save up enough to buy the iPhone X? Well unlucky mate: you still can't get it, because according to a leaked note the model is being discontinued.<p><i>AppleInsider</i> report that they obtained a “research note” in which KGI Securities’ analyst Ming-Chi Kuo …

Video: Next generation iPhone SE 2 may have a glass back for Qi charging

According to a recent rumor, the next-generation "iPhone SE 2" may feature a glass back just like the iPhone 8 and iPhone X, suggesting it will …

Where Kanye West Used to Shop for Rare Adidas Sneakers

Before Kanye West was the most important rapper in the world and known for his Adidas sneakers, he bought his shoes at Sportie LA, a mom-and-pop …

This Is the Stunning Galaxy S9 You Deserve

Galaxy S9 Render<p>There's been some hope that Samsung would unveil a new Galaxy S9 this year that would enhance the look and feel of its handset. And …

Leading Chinese smartphone brands seeking alternatives to AMOLED as Apple hogs production

Leading Chinese smartphone brands are said to be looking at alternatives to Active Matrix OLED (AMOLED) screens, concerned that Apple may be monopolising available supplies for this year’s iPhones.<p>Three big Chinese brands are all said to be considering the use of screens backlit by mini LED panels …<p>…

CES 2018: The fascinating world of strange knockoff Apple accessories

Every year at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the world’s largest technology brands take over the city to show off some of the biggest and most impressive innovations that will shape the coming year. Walking the show floor feels like touring a monument to optimism – a vision of …

Apple releases new security update to protect Safari against the Spectre attack

The second mass update dealing with last week’s chip-breaking bug<p>Apple has released three new security updates aimed at protecting Safari and WebKit from the Spectre attack. The three updates make changes to iOS, macOS, and Safari itself, but in each case, the stated goal is protecting Safari and …

Glass back will reportedly enable iPhone SE 2 wireless charging

Advertisement<p>Apple had finally decided that wireless charging can no longer be ignored; the 2017 models (iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X) all …

Fingers-on with the new and weird Vital and Keyboard Moto Mods

Motorola's not backing away from the Moto Mod ecosystem, adding a mini slide-out keyboard and a health monitor to the line-up of capability enhancing …

White House ban on personal devices extends to smartwatches like Apple Watch

A new policy from Chief of Staff John Kelly aims to strictly crackdown on West Wing use of personal cell phones. While initially the policy was believed to apply primarily to personal smartphones, <i>ABC News</i> today reports that it is actually far broader and will ban use of anything with WiFi, …

I Used the iPhone X for a Month — Here’s What I Learned

That beautiful, beautiful portrait lighting, tho.<p>Rumors of the mythical, game-changing iPhone X spread for months ahead of Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference, so when the news was indeed confirmed in September (beautiful technology! Portrait lighting! Animojis! PORTRAIT LIGHTING!), I …

Galaxy Note 8’s dual-OIS cameras crush the Pixel 2, Mate 10 Pro, and iPhone X in vibration comparison [Video]

When it comes to smartphone cameras, everyone knows that just about any flagship will take a good shot. However, finding a camera that can truly do it all — from stills to video — isn’t easy. In a recent comparison, one reviewer discovered an interesting tidbit about the Galaxy Note 8’s camera, and …