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Amazon discounts Fossil Q Android Wear Smartwatches to $93 shipped

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon is discounting a number of Fossil Q Second Generation Android Wear Smart Watches today, with a number of notable deals …

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New book sheds light on the iPhone’s secret history

A forthcoming book titled “The One Device: The Secret History of the iPhone” sets out to detail how the iPhone was brought into existence over the …

32-Bit Apps Aren't Showing Up in the App Store But Don't Panic, Yet

Apple’s WWDC is tomorrow and you can expect that the latest update to its mobile operating system, iOS 11 will be one of the announcements. With the …

Microsoft’s Lost Decade

Once upon a time, Microsoft dominated the tech industry; indeed, it was the wealthiest corporation in the world. But since 2000, as Apple, Google, and Facebook whizzed by, it has fallen flat in every arena it entered: e-books, music, search, social networking, etc., etc. Talking to former and …

That Time Nintendo and Sega Introduced 3D Gaming, In 1987

Years before Sega did what Nintendon’t the two gaming giants briefly went head to head in the newly discovered market of 3D gaming. It didn’t go very …

Rare video shows Steve Jobs warning Apple to focus less on profits and more on great products

One of more prevalent narratives currently surrounding Apple is that the company has lost its innovative edge. Indeed, many critics look at products …

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Here’s how the FBI might crack the San Bernardino iPhone

It’s actually pretty scary that the FBI openly acknowledged that there may be a way to hack any iPhone and throw encryption right out the window. But …

Free Up a Ton of Storage Space on Your iPhone By Trying to Download a Movie

Storage space on the iPhone and iPad fills up way too quickly. Here’s an odd, yet effective trick to reclaim several gigabytes of storage space in a …

The Psychology of Simple

This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.<p>For a concept that we all understand, ‘simple’ is deceivingly difficult to pin down.<p>We may ‘know it when we see it’, but there’s more to what makes a product or website feel simple than just gut reaction.<p>In the words of Steve Jobs:<p>“Simple can be harder …

5 Grilling Tools Every Man Must Own

<b>Use it:</b> "Most barbecue sauces contain sugar, which burns faster than the meat cooks," says Elizabeth Karmel, executive chef at Manhattan’s Hill Country and the author of Taming the Flame. To avoid scorching, apply sauce in the last 10 minutes of cooking.<p><b>The Clean Machine</b> <b><br>Weber Style Heavy Duty Grill</b> …

The Most Powerful Food Combinations

What's more fascinating, however, is that the evolution between eater and eaten might answer the long-held question about why humans live longer, healthier lives on traditional diets. As researchers work to unravel the complexities of the interactions of the foods we eat, try these combinations, …

Make Frozen Food Taste Better

Too many men's freezers resemble Superman's Fortress of Solitude: essentially empty, with a mound of fused ice and perhaps the glittering tower of a vodka bottle set against an expanse of permafrost. That's too bad, because the freezer is the unsung—and, too often, underused—hero of any …

30 Tricks to Make Fiber Taste Better

If a rabbit doesn't eat enough high-fiber foods, its teeth may grow uncontrollably, piercing the roof of its mouth and knifing the base of its brain.<p>Your brain is safe, but we're not so sure about the rest of your body. Forgo the fiber and you extend an open invitation to several different cancers. …

The 9 Habits of People Who Never Have to Clean Their Homes

A maid isn't needed, just some better habits.<p><b>1. They put away their clothes every night.</b>When you're changing into your pajamas, it might be tempting to just toss your clothes on a chair or even on the floor, but don't fall prey to that lazy trap. It takes a couple of seconds to put them in your …

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You Guys Realize The Apple Watch Is Going To Flop, Right?

I’m just saying what a lot of people are thinking.<p>Few analysts or writers will outright say it, but I will: the Apple Watch is going to flop. And I bet a lot of other people are thinking the same thing for many good reasons.<p>Apple has become a perennial hit maker, the company other companies copy. …

iPad Reading Apps: Kindle vs. iBooks

I am an avid reader. I try to read at least 52 books a year. And up until the fall of 2011, I fought the whole e-book trend. But on September 17, 2011, I received my first e-book reader: a Kindle keyboard. And my conversion from being a print book reader to an e-book reader began.<p>While I enjoyed my …

Apps

Saturday Showdown: Apple TV vs Roku 1

Since the release of the Apple TV back in 2007, it’s evolved into an essential gadget for all media streamers, and with that, Apple has invented some competition with the likes of Amazon Fire and the Roku. This week Cult of Mac puts the $99 Apple TV against the entry-level $49 Roku 1.

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Apple buys Beats for $3 billion: all the news on the not-so secret acquisition

Contributors:<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> Apple buys Beats for $3 billion: all the news on the not-so secret acquisition<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>Beats Electronics, founded by rapper and producer Dr. Dre and record label executive Jimmy Iovine, dominates the high-end headphone market …

iOS 7 Beta 4 Tidbits: Lockscreen Redesign, Notification Center Improvements and New Search Options

Apple today released the fourth beta of iOS 7, which begins a number of improvements, changes, and bug fixes to the operating system, including a designed lockscreen, Notification Center improvements, an updated look for Safari’s bookmark menu, and more.<p>iOS 7 beta 4 also brings a slew of minor …

Apple’s Budget iPhone Confirmed by Chinese Labor Report, Will Likely be Called ‘iPhone 5C’

Earlier today, Chinese watchdog group China Labor Watch reported numerous labor violations at Pegatron – one of Apple’s Chinese manufacturing …

iOS 7 Beta 4 Confirms Fingerprint Recognition Coming to Future iPhone

Apple has long been rumored to be adding fingerprint sensor tech to their upcoming iPhone – speculation that was further fueled by Apple’s …

Facebook Chat Heads arriving today on iOS

The social network's retake on mobile messaging is coming to Apple devices, but the floating heads won't be following you everywhere.<p>Facebook Chat Heads, a messaging innovation the social network pioneered for its Facebook Home family of applications on Android, will be appearing inside the …

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Google Unveils Full Specs for Project Glass

For a long time Google Glass was shrouded in mystery, but as Google is slowly taking the wraps off it, more and more is becoming clear. Today the …