Guy Lapointe

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Buh-Bye, Extra Pounds — This Is the Ultimate Workout For Weight Loss

To get the best results, you need to use the best exercises. We've got your top eight weight-loss moves, which you can add to your current workouts or put together for a full-fledged workout. Each exercise is a compound and dynamic movement so you have no doubt you're going to maximize the amount …

Vacation with the Apple Watch Series 2

I haven’t written a lot about the Apple Watch Series 2, despite having worn it for the past few months. But when I went on vacation in January, I …

Smartwatches

Make Your Own iPhone and Apple Watch Charging Dock Out of Block of Wood

Docks for iPhones and Apple Watches are a dime a dozen, but if you want to make your own, YouTuber I Like to Make Stuff made one out of a small block …

Apple Watch

Apple's BeatsX earphones are now available online

After several months of unexplained delays, Apple's BeatsX earphones can now be bought from Apple's online store for $149.95.<p>Similarly to Apple …

It looks like Apple Watch had a monster holiday quarter

Apple shipped six million Apple Watches in the last quarter of 2016, a new report claims — noting that this represented nearly 80 percent of total global smartwatch earnings.<p>In terms of Apple revenue, this equates to more than $2.6 billion out of the company’s total revenues of between $51.5 …

Apple Watch

$10 Milanese loop for Apple Watch rivals the original [Reviews]

The internet brims with knockoff Apple Watch bands that are nearly as good as the real deal at a fraction of the price. Determining whether a knockoff is actually any good, however, is another story.<p>I’ve taken a look at one such band by Cambond, which mimics in appearance the popular Milanese loop …

Here's how Siri can become your virtual Valentine's assistant

Siri can remind you about anything. Including Valentine's Day and everything that goes along with it. "Hey, Siri, remind me to pick up the rose gold …

AirPods vs. BeatsX: The showdown you’ve been waiting for

After <i>yet another</i> delay caused the release of <i>yet another</i> pair of Apple’s wireless earbuds to be pushed back, the company’s hotly anticipated new …

Why wireless headphones aren’t as bad as you think

<b>Since Apple dropped the headphone jack from the iPhone, the need to consider wireless headphones has become a lot more pressing. Scott Wilson</b> …

Consumer Tech

Target Has a Great Deal On the Apple Watch Today

You can score the Series 1 38mm Apple Watch at Target for $199.99, which is $70 off of the regular price and $169 less than the Series 2 Apple Watch. …

Apple boss hints at augmented reality for the iPhone

Apple CEO Tim Cook is a fan of augmented reality. He's made no secret he thinks it will trounce virtual reality, even going so far as to say AR use …

Augmented Reality

Security News This Week: At Least 76 iOS Apps Are Vulnerable to Attacks

There's a lot going on in the world, but the slow march of cybersecurity research and incidents plods on no matter what else is happening. This week …

First look: Apple's BeatsX earphones with integrated W1 chip

Video<p>Apple on Friday released BeatsX, a long-delayed wireless earphone product in the Beats line that incorporates the company's new W1 chip into a …

Earphones

Use Night Shift on your Mac and get a better night's sleep

Staring at a blue screen before bed, whether it be a phone, tablet or laptop, can shift your body's natural clock and make it difficult to get a good night's sleep. With Apple's Night Shift feature, the colors of your display are shifted to the warmer end of the spectrum during the evening …

Surprising New Leaks About 2017's MacBook Pro

Who better to tell us what will be in the 2017 MacBook Pro machines than Apple itself? Lurking inside the latest beta of macOS are three profiles that identify motherboard configurations that do not yet exist in the commercially available MacBook Pro laptops.<p>Version 10.12.4 beta of the desktop …

MacBook Pro

Location Services on your iPad; what you need to know

When it comes to electronic devices, especially mobile phones, the big big buzz word these day is privacy. Makes sense, it’s a big deal. Almost as important as privacy is how you mange your privacy settings. Personalizing settings to fit your lifestyle and needs can be cumbersome and consuming. If …

How can Apple still sell iPhones at record average selling prices?

Let’s talk about iPhones for a second. Apple set a record last quarter by selling the most iPhones ever: 78.3 million of them with record revenues. But you may also have heard that during that quarter, the average selling price (ASP) of the iPhone was also at a record high of $694. Meanwhile, …

IPhone 7

Apple's W1 Bluetooth chip, explained

Apple's AirPods aren't just special because they are one of the few "truly wireless" earbud headphones available -- models with separate left and right earpieces that aren't tethered together with a cable. Along with three Beats headphones (the PowerBeats3 Wireless, the Solo3 Wireless and the …

These Are the 20 Best iPhone Apps to Download Right Now

First look at Tesla’s new mobile app with new UI, Touch ID, and widgets

Last month, we published an exclusive report on our sister-site Electrek about Tesla’s upcoming new mobile app: ‘Tesla is about to release its biggest app update yet: Touch ID login, widget integration, and more‘.<p>We revealed several new features to be released with the update, but unfortunately, we …

Tesla

How to Use Siri to Search for Objects in Photos

Activate Siri by pressing and holding the Home button. Or say, "Hey Siri," if you have that function enabled.<p>Tell Siri something along the lines of, “Siri search Photos for [Object].” In this case, the objects we’re looking for are trees.<p>Unlock your phone (if it was locked).<p>Siri will show you all …

Adjust That Movement: The Kettlebell Pistol Grip

We have been adjusting certain kettlebell lifts/ lifters to the "pistol grip" hand position for quite some time, and have been pleased with our …

Walsh

How to List All of the Available Mac Terminal Commands

- Feb 10, 2017<p>In addition to a great graphical user interface, macOS offers a very capable command line environment via the Terminal program. …

Here’s what Tim Cook said about ‘fake news’ (video)

Everybody’s favorite soundbite: “It’s killing people’s minds in a way.”<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook made headlines in the U.K. and roused passions back home …

Spaghetti Tossed with Butternut Squash and Sage Butter

iPhone 8 Rumors: Photos, price, models, leaks and everything to expect for its release

On the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, Apple is speculated to be launching a special device to commemorate the occasion. Should the tech giant follow …