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iPhone XR Wallpapers in High Quality for Download

- Sep 13, 2018<p>Yesterday we published iPhone XS wallpapers, and today it’s time to surprise you with all six color variations of the iPhone XR …

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macOS Mojave includes new MacBook Pro and iMac marketing wallpapers, download here

macOS Mojave previously introduced two new dynamic desktop wallpapers that charge appearances throughout the day. Now macOS 10.14 developer beta 5 has introduced even more new desktop picture wallpapers in addition to the appearance-changing options. You can download and use the new wallpapers …

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Archive Offers Up All Past Mac and iOS Wallpapers

Over the weekend, Reddit user Nucleam shared photo albums containing archives of all of the different wallpapers that Apple has offered for iOS and macOS, providing an interesting trip down memory lane.<p>There are two separate Google Photos albums for iOS and macOS, with images dating back multiple …

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How to protect your Mac from malware

Over the past few weeks a new Mac malware called OSX/Dok has been all over the news. The Trojan horse accessed user’s Macs through email phishing. Once opened, it prevented users from doing anything on their Mac until they installed a bogus software update.<p>Malware attacks have been skyrocketing as …

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iPhone 7 Plus Crushes Samsung Galaxy S8+ in Battery Test

When it boils down to raw display specifications, Samsung’s recently unveiled Galaxy S8+ easily trumps Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus in almost every …

How to make your Apple iPad kid-friendly

Giving a kid an Apple iPad, even a used hand-me-down model, opens up a wide world of videos, games and educational apps. But taking just a few minutes to run through the settings menus goes a long way toward protecting their safety and your peace of mind.<p>Apple has conveniently built powerful …

Apple won’t disclose initial iPhone sales figures anymore

No more record-breaking weekends<p>Apple has decided to stop disclosing how many iPhones are sold during their initial preorder period and opening weekend. The change, it says, is because the iPhone 7 is going to sell out, making initial sales "no longer a representative metric" of demand and a poor …

How To Clean An iPad Smart Cover

When Apple introduced the Smart Cover, one of the selling points was the soft microfiber lining that not only protects the iPad’s display, it also cleans it. What may not be obvious from the description is that cleaning means the microfiber lining absorbs finger oil and dirt that might be on your …

Kodi wants to turn your Raspberry Pi into a tiny media center

Remember XBMC, or as it was known even longer ago, Xbox Media Center? It's been over a decade since the open-source software was used to turn the original Xbox into a media hub, but the software is still alive and well. It's continued along under a new name, Kodi, and works on Windows, OS X, and …

Build a Truly Pocket-Sized Video Game Console with a Raspberry Pi Zero

Adafruit’s PiGRRL is one of the best little DIY portable game devices out there, and now they’ve put out a guide that shrinks it down even further …

Battlefield devs bash Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare on Twitter

Earlier today, Activision released the first footage for <i>Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare</i>. Even as a person who isn’t the biggest fan of the franchise …

Master your Mac with these tricks and shortcuts you didn't know you needed

Sometimes a mouse or touchpad just isn't fast enough when you're approaching deadline. Sometimes you want to be able to quickly switch between …

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Nearly 100 Dead After Paris Concert Terrorist Attack

<b>UPDATE 3:</b> Eighty-nine people died at the Bataclan venue as of November 18th, according to The New York Times. The paper also reports that 129 people …

Paris Attacks Briefly Disrupt Uber Service Amid Wider Transportation Chaos

Uber service appeared to be briefly disrupted in Paris amid a series of deadly attacks Friday night that wreaked havoc on transportation systems …

Paris massacre: At least 128 killed in gunfire and blasts, French officials say

<b>Paris (CNN) —</b> On a night when thousands of Paris residents and tourists were reveling and fans were enjoying a soccer match between France and world champion Germany, horror struck in an unprecedented manner. Terrorists -- some with AK-47s, some reportedly with bombs strapped to them -- attacked …

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Paris attacks: David Cameron offers condolences

<b>David Cameron has offered "thoughts and prayers" to the French people after at least 127 people were killed in Paris.</b><p>The British PM said he was "shocked" by the gun and bomb attacks, adding: "We will do whatever we can to help."<p>The Foreign Office says it is "urgently investigating" whether any …

Paris attacks: what we know in wake of killings

Here is what we know so far about the Paris attacks:<p>Paris terror attacks: eight attackers dead after killing at least 120 people – live updates<p>Read more<p>The French president, François Hollande, says Islamic State (Isis) is to blame for the coordinated terror attack across Paris that killed at least …

Inside the Bataclan: 'A bloodbath,' witness says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Police told Denis Plaud not to look around when he emerged from hiding in a small room of the Bataclan theater Friday night.<p>He looked.<p>"There was blood everywhere. Even people alive were covered with blood," he told reporters. "There was especially on the ground floor a lot of dead bodies …

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