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How To Spot Fake Lightning Cable Vs Real, According To Apple

Apple has updated its support website to help iPhone and iPad users identify when they are using a Lightning cable or accessory that is neither made …

Top U.S. AIDS Official Touts Progress, Has Tough Words For Tanzania

Each year, the United States gives $5 billion to $6 billion to fight HIV/AIDS around the world, with particular emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa, which accounts for two-thirds of the nearly 2 million new infections each year.<p>For World AIDS Day, we sat down with the U.S. Global AIDS coordinator, …

An Apple a Day: A New Apple Comes Into Focus

<i>An Apple a Day is a weekly roundup of the biggest Apple news this week. To see last week’s roundup, click here.</i><p>Now that the iPhone 7 is finally on …

Mossberg: Apple, the king of tech taste and daring, takes a breather

Cupertino gambles it can wait an extra year for a new iPhone design<p>Welcome to Mossberg<i>, a weekly commentary and reviews column on The Verge and Recode by veteran tech journalist Walt Mossberg, now an Executive Editor at The Verge and Editor at Large of Recode.</i><p>At this week’s annual Apple iPhone …

How Europeans became tall and fair-skinned 8,500 years ago

When agriculture arrived in Europe some 8,500 years ago, humans didn’t simply adapt their lifestyles and eating habits, but also their genes.<p>Researchers, led by geneticist David Reich at Harvard Medical School, analyzed the DNA of 230 ancient humans who lived between 3,000 and 8,500 years ago and …

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Check MacBook Battery Charge Cycle Count, Here's How

The number of things that we plug in to charge every single day is staggering. We have smartphones, tablets, smartwatches and computers just to …

A former Apple employee describes what it was like to work on the design team under Steve Jobs

Jobs didn't work closely with every team at the company — but he kept close tabs on the Human Interaction division.<p>He met with the team every other Monday, which many considered to be a perk. But it also meant the Human Interaction team was constantly under pressure to impress Jobs, and they had to …

Apple proves that Android is the new Windows

You know you're too big to ignore when Apple starts making apps for you<p>Apple prides itself on thinking and being different to everyone else. It acknowledges competitors like Microsoft and Google only grudgingly, and usually in a way that only illustrates how much nicer and more prosperous its own …

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Dr. Dre maybe the ‘first billionaire in hip-hop,’ but what does that mean for hip-hop?

A rap icon who hasn’t dropped an album in nearly 15 years is now calling himself “the first billionaire in hip-hop” — and he might be exaggerating by only $200 million.<p>Beats Electronics, a company co-founded by Dr. Dre that specializes in high-end headphones and a recently launched music streaming …

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Microsoft responds to 'extreme' Windows 8 criticism

Microsoft appreciates the feedback on Windows 8. Up to a point.<p>"There is a trend to the extreme," Frank X. Shaw, corporate vice president of corporate communications at Microsoft, wrote on The Official Microsoft Blog on Friday, addressing some of the harsher attacks.<p>Here's a fuller quote:<p>In this …

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What Apple really means when it says it has “sold” a product

When can you count a smartphone as “sold” and when can you count it as “shipped”? For mobile industry reporters, this rather arcane argument never …

HTC First (and my last) with Facebook Home

My distaste for the privacy challenges of Facebook(s fb) and its apps including the Home is pretty well documented. As we move into the connected age …

14 Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls (but we will!) http://www.xojane.com/healthy/things-no-one-will-tell-fat-girls-so-i-will

"I pass -– both as myself, a woman, and as someone “masculine” enough for male-gendered spaces. So it always comes as a surprise to me when I'm faced with a “men's space” I'm not welcome in.... like the barbershop." Po Zimmerman on beauty/body injustice: http://w.xojane.com/13d3wJb

UNPOPULAR OPINION: I'm The Woman Who Slept With Your Husband (And I'm Not Sorry)

I’m the girl who slept with your husband, and I’m not sorry.<p>I wasn’t cheating on you, I was cheating on a system which is fake and outdated. I was cheating on a society which glorifies sexual monogamy as the main acceptable life model, even though the reasons for this (monogamy was the only way to …

Rumored Next-Gen iPhone Part Reveals Possible Tweaked Camera Design

- May 9, 2013<p>A photo of a component claimed to be part of the motherboard from an as yet to be released iPhone shows that Apple may be employing some …