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Android continues market share gains around the world as Apple’s iPhone slips

Thanks to the growing wave of first-time smartphone buyers, Android is expanding its market share lead over Apple’s iOS.<p>That conclusion was part of Kantar Worldpanel ComTech’s latest smartphone report.<p>Kantar found that for the three months ending April 2016, Android grabbed 76 percent of smartphone …

Secret Paris Streets and Passageways

In this second installment of the series, I’ve listed four new escape routes to help duck away from the tourist thoroughfares in search of the city’s …

How to jailbreak iOS 9 with Pangu

As we told you, the Pangu Jailbreak tool for iOS 9 was just released a few minutes ago. We’ve taken the liberty to test it out, and can vouch for its …

Study of Holocaust survivors finds trauma passed on to children's genes

New finding is clear example in humans of the theory of epigenetic inheritance: the idea that environmental factors can affect the genes of your children<p>Genetic changes stemming from the trauma suffered by Holocaust survivors are capable of being passed on to their children, the clearest sign yet …

Genetics

What You Never Knew About Notre Dame Cathedral

Few buildings have achieved megastar status like Notre Dame de Paris. But despite the daily barrage of paparazzi outside her door she’s managed to …

France

Tip of the Day: Get Notified When the Email Reply You're Waiting for Arrives

Stop checking your inbox every five minutes for that reply to the email you sent. Enable reply notifications instead so you receive an alert whenever a reply in an important email thread arrives.<p>There are two ways to do this. First, in your inbox, swipe left on a message and tap more. Next, tap …

CNET How To - Free up space in iCloud

The In-Depth Guide to Using Pocket

The internet has created a new era of journalism. Readers have an ever-growing number of newspapers, magazines and blogs at their disposal, littered with in-depth features, investigative reports and breaking news. Many of the best outlets are free to access too.<p>Keeping up with this endless stream …

The Little-Known Tip That Can Save Your Dying iPhone 6 Battery

<b>Clarification:</b> Using the grayscale option does not really help much with battery life due to the fact that iPhones have LCD screens, which feature …

Mac|Life

In-depth Apple advice for all your devices<p>Our team of writers has been using Apple products for years, and knows them inside and out, as well as the …

How To Speed Up iOS 8 On Your iPhone Or iPad

So iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were launched with new and modern iOS 8, and oh how iPhone users were excited. New phone, new OS, the world was …

Top 10 must-have iPhone apps for road trips | ZDNet

Inrix XD Traffic Maps<p><b>Developer</b>: Inrix<p>Price: $Free | Premium available<p>Inrix is a popular, well-regarded app which hosts a plethora of useful features. …

Use "Hey Siri" without Being Plugged Into a Power Source

The new "Hey Siri" feature allows you to use Siri hand-free, but it only works when you're connected to a power supply. If you want to use it at …

Better email apps for your iPhone

Apple's included Mail app for iOS is gets the job done, but it doesn't include many tools to help you manage your email. Whether you're a power user who craves more control over how you organize your email, or you feel overwhelmed by your inbox, there's an app that can help you.<p>I've rounded up five …

ZAGG InvisibleShield Has Your Six!

Without the screen, what is the mighty iPhone 6? Well, it could be a trendy paperweight. You could use it for a game of inter-cubicle catch, or possibly to throw at an attacker. Let's face it, an iPhone 6 without that fabulous screen, is a piece of expensive junk. I know there are plenty of users …

How to Unlock iPhone X/8/7/6 on iOS 11

<b>How to Unlock iPhone X, 8, 7, 6 Plus, 6, 5S, 5C and 5 on iOS 11.x.x?</b> Well, the biggest thing to happen to iOS since, since it went from the "iPhone …

The best must-know tricks for Safari in iOS 8

Many of us use Safari for a browser. But there are loads of little tips and tricks that you may not know about. You’ve probably accidentally hit a …

iOS 8 How-to: Have your iOS device read text for you

Previously, I discussed how to have your iOS device read text for you in iOS 7, and in iOS 8 it works pretty much the same way – but with some little differences. It is now easier to set up and make text speakable on an iOS device. Before we discuss how to do it, let’s first set up our iOS device …

Think twice about where you sell your old iPhone

<i>The Wall Street Journal</i> has come up with a handy guide to reselling your old iPhone before splurging on a new model. For comparison purposes, all …

Tip of the Day: View Facebook Messages Without Downloading the Messenger App

There is no shortage of outrage over Facebook forcing users to download their Messenger app (and abide by their terms) by removing the messaging function from the main app. Turns out there is a way around it—though be aware this may only work until the next app update. Here's how to do it:<p>1. When …

How to prepare your iPhone or iPad for iOS 8

Apple announced the eighth major release of its iOS mobile operating system at its Worldwide Developers Conference in June. The latest version of iOS include improvements to the Siri voice assistant, a new health and wellness app, and revamped notifications, among other things.<p>Apple made iOS 8 …

2 secret view spots in Paris.

We were in Paris last week. <i>(I know: Paris! We were pinching ourselves).</i><p>During our time there, we walked miles and miles and saw so many gorgeous …

Tip of the Day: Siri Is Better with Numbers than Your iPhone's Calculator

The utility I use the most on my iPhone is the calculator. I use it often to reconcile my checkbook, calculate discounts in the store, and more. but when I use the iPhone's calculator to add up a list of numbers, it doesn't offer a record of what I input, so I don't know if I made an error tapping …

How to manage your iCloud storage on iPhone or iPad

How to view your iCloud usage<p>Want to check and see what percentage of your iCloud storage space you've used? It's easy.<p>Launch the <b>Settings</b> app on your …

Create a "Brag Folder" in Your Inbox for Easy Resume Updates

When you do need to send out your resume, recalling all your achievements at your current job can be tough. That's why The Daily Muse suggests …

Paris Walking Routes That Show Visitors the Authentic City

It can be easy to miss the more authentic neighborhoods of Paris, given how many charming quartiers the city has. Here's some advice on how to find the neighborhoods the locals call home.<p>Question:<p>Hello Wendy,<p>We will be spending time in Paris this fall. When I travel I like to stroll through …

Free Things to Do in London

From David Bowie and Beckham to Charles Darwin and Dickens, London has captured the world with legendary figures since its founding in the first century A.D. But it's not only the city's celebrities rising to the top—the British pound is rising, too. Don't get knackered looking for cheap deals …