Dan Engelsman

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Should Apple bring the iPad Pro’s Smart Connector to the iPhone 8? [Poll]

Apple’s Smart Connector is currently only featured on the iPad Pro line, but one rumor today claimed it could be headed for the iPhone 8 this fall for wireless charging and VR features.<p>Regular readers will likely recall that this same rumor surfaced a few times last summer before the iPhone 7 was …

Author. Thinker. Life Enthusiast.

I am the NYTimes bestselling author of <i>The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck</i>, a blogger, and internet entrepreneur. I write about big ideas and give …

Is 5.1 Obsolete?

First there was mono. Then there was stereo. And then things got complicated. Surround sound has been a restless medium ever since it first snuck …

Audiophile

Apple Watch Naysayers Misunderstand Apple Customers

<i>"It looks better."</i><p><i>"I like the way it makes me feel."</i><p><i>"It shows people who I really am."</i><p><i>"Using it makes me happy."</i><p>These are all things that I've …

What Apple Would Get If It Bought Tesla

Some Apple shareholders want the world's most valuable company to buy Elon Musk's electric car company Tesla.<p>While Apple CEO Tim Cook didn't directly …

The Motley Fool

Forget The iPhone 7. Next Apple Sensation Revealed<p>Sitting on my wrist is Apple’s newest product – the Apple Watch.<p>But if you’re like many Americans, …

With Beats, Apple becomes bigger streaming music player

Combined offering of headphones and streaming service makes deal nice for the price.<p>Beats headphones helped create a new premium category of product, but haven't always been considered best-in-class.<p>Still, over the years, the headphones have gotten a better rap. Headphones, however, may not be the …

4.7″ iPhone 6 could be available in August, 5.5″ model in September

The newest reports from Taiwanese media indicate that the iPhone 6 could possibly be revealed in August, not September. According to these rumors, the smaller, 4.7-inch model could be available for purchase the same month, with the larger 5.5-inch version going on sale in September—the month in …

Reuters Reports iPhone 6 Coming in August, "Phablet" in September

<i>Reuters</i> reported today that the much-anticipated 4.7-inch iPhone 6 will be coming in August — a month earlier than everyone has been expecting. And the report said that the larger 5.5-inch device will make its appearance in September. This too diverges from earlier rumors, which have stated that it …

Apple’s sales for last quarter expected to be flat

Apple is unlikely to show any sales growth when it reports second-quarter results on Wednesday. At least, that's the take from a collection of 37 different analysts.<p>Polling analysts for their predictions on Apple's second fiscal quarter, which ended in March, Fortune found an average revenue …

Top Bitcoin exchange explains virtual currency in simple web tutorial

Leading Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has released a new website that provides a simple explanation of what Bitcoin actually is. The site, Bitcoins.com, is essentially a tutorial on the virtual currency, a single unit of which last week reached the price of $1,000 for the first time ever last week. Mt. …

10 Things I Want From My iWatch

Watch image copyright Georgejmclittle<p>With the launch of the iPhone 5s, we may have the heart of a new device: The much-rumored iWatch. Apple says the …

Panasonic calls it quits on smartphones

Another one bites the dust. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Panasonic on Thursday announced plans to stop developing consumer-level …

Terrifying Google Hangouts Error Sent Messages To Wrong People

Next time you hit up Google Hangouts to talk behind your friend's back, think again.<p>Earlier Thursday morning, multiple people reported on a Google product forum that their messages on Google Hangouts were delivered to wrong recipients. After occurring for several hours, the error has been resolved, …

Samsung exec admits Galaxy Gear smartwatch 'lacks something special'

In an unusual bout of frankness, a Samsung official has acknowledged that the Galaxy Gear smartwatch lacks, you know, whatever the Korean is for <i>je ne sais quoi</i>. As reported by the <i>Korea Times</i>, the unnamed official said:<p>"We've acknowledged that our Gear lacks something special. With more investment …