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Gold Sales Surge on Brexit Vote

Gold dealers in London reported surging demand for coins and bars on Friday, with some saying stocks were tight, after a shock vote for Britain to …

Jimmy Kimmel’s iPhone 6s gag makes Apple owners look foolish

We’re all pretty excited about the upcoming release of the iPhone 6s, Apple’s latest and shiniest hardware. And it seems that some people are so excited about the new phone that it makes them forget a bunch of things — like what an original iPhone looks like.<p>Kimmel sent an interviewer out on the …

Siri causes laughter when it interrupts White House press briefing with the perfect commentary [Video]

We’ve all accidentally activated Siri at one time or other, but one journalist managed to do so at a particularly embarrassing time: while a question was being asked during a White House press briefing.<p>Siri did, though, manage a rather apt response to the question, which was about President Obama’s …

The White House

Adam Scott, Michael Peña, and Siri star in new Volkswagen CarPlay ‘App-Connect’ ad

<b>Update:</b> VW appears to have set the video to private now.<p>Volkswagen has released a new ad on its YouTube channel featuring actors Adam Scott and Michael Peña using CarPlay through VW’s “App-Connect” system. In the spot, the two men attempt to resolve a conflict using Siri to read text messages and …

First Unboxing of New Apple TV Shows off Packaging, Device and Remote

Despite not arriving until the end of October, YouTuber Andru Edwards has gotten ahold of the fourth-generation Apple TV and unboxed it on video. The video, which appears to be the first unboxing of the device, offers a glimpse at the new packaging for Apple's new set-top box.<p>The new Apple TV's …

Apple's iPhone 5c 'failure flop' outsold Blackberry, Windows Phone and every Android flagship in Q4

Editorial<p>By<p>From the constant harping about the supposed "failure" of Apple's iPhone 5c, you'd think the phone is selling poorly. The reality is that …

Mobile

Guy Fakes Being Apple Store Employee, Hilariously Trolls Customers

January 31, 2014<p>File this under the “how gullible can you be” category. Comedian Tyler Fischer dressed up as an Apple store employee and decided it …

Steve Jobs' First Public Demonstration of the Macintosh, Hidden Since 1984

On January 24, 1984, Steve Jobs famously demonstrated the Macintosh for the first time at Apple's shareholders meeting at the Flint Center in Cupertino.<p>Less than a week later, Jobs again showed off the Mac. But this time, instead of showing it to Apple's investors, he showed it to his potential …

Commemorative Posters at Apple Campus List All Former and Current Apple Employees

Apple has debuted a number of posters at its Cupertino headquarters to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the Macintosh, with every employee who has ever worked for Apple listed in the order of their badge numbers. Some employees have already located their names, including Engineering Project …

Watch as This Smooth SOB Proposes to His Girlfriend Using Siri

- Jan 18, 2014<p>Yeah, we wish we were the type to think of some cool way to propose to our girlfriend. Maybe hide the ring in her dessert, (choking …

"Iconic" showcases Apple designs in coffee table book

Jonathan Zufi is the creator of Shrine of Apple, a web site dedicated to the design of Apple products through the years, with photos he's taken …

Apple

The iPhone’s Retina Display Is More Than Twice As Fast As Its Rivals

While the iPhone’s Retina display may no longer be king when it comes to pixel count, it’s one of the fastest smartphone displays on the market, easily outpacing all of its rivals.<p>According to a TouchMark test carried out by Agawi, the Retina display responds more than twice as fast as any of its …

Full Businessweek interview with Jony Ive and Craig Federighi

Following their joint top level conversation and subsequent Interview with Tim Cook, Businessweek posts an in-depth interview with Apple SVP of Design Jony Ive and SVP Software Engineering Craig Federighi.<p>It gives a nice insight into the collaborative process at Apple between industrial design and …

GadgetellSolutions Media

26Jul/18<p>There are multiple departments within a retail organization, so which are most important? If we’re equating worth to cost — i.e., the annual …

iOS 7: what's changed since June?

What we're getting next week isn't exactly what we saw at WWDC<p>Apple's June preview of a huge redesign for iOS — its first since launching in 2007 — drew a fair amount of criticism. Designers took to sites like Dribbble and Behance to show off their "improved" versions of iOS 7, with common …

Jobs: A Spoiler-Free Review Of The Movie All Apple Fans Must See

Look, I’ll be straight with you, I’m not a movie critic. Nope, just an average moviegoer. But I am an Apple fan, and probably, like you, one who greatly admired Steven P. Jobs.<p>So ever since last Tuesday, when I got to sit through an early screening of Ashton Kutcher’s much-hyped new movie, <i>Jobs</i>, …

How Jobs Director Brought ‘Brutally Honest Character’ To Silver Screen

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Ashton Kutcher Hits Back At Steve Wozniak’s Bashing Of Jobs [Video]

Steve Wozniak has made his feelings about Ashton Kutcher’s <i>Jobs</i> movie pretty clear, but how does he really feel about the film? Kutcher believes Woz’s views could be swayed by the fact he’s being paid by another studio to support a different Steve Jobs movie, and because <i>Jobs</i> doesn’t place enough …

Steve Wozniak says 'there were a lot of things wrong' with 'Jobs' movie

Apple co-founder sounds off about Ashton Kutcher and the future of Cupertino<p>Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak sat down with Bloomberg this week to discuss his thoughts on innovation, Larry Ellison, and, most extensively, <i>Jobs</i> — the recently released biopic about Steve Jobs, starring Ashton Kutcher. …

The Steve Jobs ‘Boom’: A Tribute (Video)

- Jul 30, 2013<p>Steve Jobs had a number of keynote taglines, with his well known “one more thing” being the most famous. He also had a tendency, …

Outline+ for iPad: The perfect note taking option for the overly compulsive!

Outline+ for iPad is a note taking app that focuses on keeping your notes organizes in outline format. You can create different notebooks for …

Note-Taking

How-to: Deal with the infamous Apple ID

<i>This is the third how-to in our new weekly series:</i><p>One of the most common issues I hear about is forgotten Apple IDs. But this is not as simple as it sounds. Figuring out Apple ID details can involve finding out what the Apple ID username is, which Apple ID they should be using (if they have …

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How to share the iTunes library on your Mac or PC on any WiFi network

Launch <b>iTunes</b> on your Mac or PC.<p>Now in the top navigation, click on <b>iTunes</b> and then <b>Preferences</b>.<p>In the <b>Preferences</b> window, now click on the <b>Sharing</b> …

Apple

Apple Publishes Opening Statements From Today’s Senate Hearing On Taxes

Apple has published the opening statements read by CEO Tim Cook and CFO Peter Oppenheimer earlier today at the U.S. Senate Subcommittee hearing on corporate taxes. The hearing lasted several hours and was televised live on CSPAN.<p>Senators like Carl Levin, John McCain, and Rand Paul were present to …

Rand Paul

Apple CEO Tim Cook talks at Duke University in honor of his 25-year reunion

Apple CEO Tim Cook spent Friday and Saturday at Duke University during one of the school’s “Real Conversations with Real Leaders” sessions. Cook gave business advice from his perspective as one of the most powerful executives in the world to the crowd at his alma mater.<p>photo by <a …

Tribeca Vine film contest winners are delightful, disturbing

When Twitter first released the 6-second Vine video format, a lot of people wondered just how much information you could convey in such a short amount of time. It turns out the answer is a lot, if you do it right.<p>A Tribeca Film Festival competition has brought a sense of legitimacy to the new realm …

The Science of Six Packs

If you've always yearned for a washboard stomach, and you can do a thousand crunches but you still aren't seeing results, you're not alone. But never …

Exercise