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How to report phishing attempts and other suspicious messages to Apple

Phishing and scams are a constant issue and staying sharp to weed out attempts is important. In addition to staying safe yourself, you can help the broader community and reduce phishing and more by reporting suspicious messages to Apple when you notice them, here’s how.<p>Apple has a great support …

Identity Theft

Check Your iPhone Battery’s Health—and if You’ve Been Throttled

Apple just rolled out a tool to show you whether your iPhone’s battery has degraded to the point where iOS deliberately slows things down<p>If you upgraded your iPhone to iOS 11.3, which rolled out over the past week or so, look at the Battery section of Settings, under a new menu called Battery …

Mobile

All about Apple Photos

More than three years ago, the 8th update to iOS came out with significant changes, one of which was marking the end of iPhoto and bringing with it …

Apps

How to pair Apple AirPods with your PC

Get Windows 10 and your AirPods connected.<p>It took you all of three seconds to pair your AirPods with your iPhone ($1,188.00 at Amazon.com) and the rest of your Apple devices. Pairing your AirPods with your Windows 10 PC requires a few extra steps, but shouldn't take more than a minute.<p>Pair AirPods …

Tech Trends

Can hearing aids be as hip as the Apple Watch? (The 3:59, Ep. 381)

Smarter hearing aids are incorporating AI and fitness tracking, Facebook's Cambridge Analytica problem got worse, and more from Amazon Key.

Apple Watch

Hearing aids are getting smarter. Think AI, health tracking

Traditional hearing aid makers and the likes of Bose and Harman are pouring resources into augmented hearing and "hearable" devices that do more than improve sound.<p>Using AI to turn these into real-time health monitoring devices is an enormous opportunity for the hearing aid to transform …

Hearing Aids

Review: Netgear Orbi mesh system blankets your home in fast WiFi

Historically, I have flitted between many different routers. I used AirPort Extreme for a while, and then a variety of third-party options. A couple of years ago, mesh WiFi became a popular buzzword. I kind of passed it over, thinking it was more of a marketing gimmick, but I recently got the …

Wi-Fi

watchOS 5 Wish List: Apple Watch Podcasts, open Siri face, rethought Control Center, more

We’re just two months away from WWDC 2018 where Apple will unveil the next major versions of its operating systems, and watchOS is arguably the platform with the most low hanging fruit left to be picked. Apple Watch Series 3 is the most capable version yet with cellular connectivity and an even …

Smartwatches

YouTube TV and Roku: Why your cable box and TiVo days are numbered

Is YouTube TV the service that finally delivers quality, performance, and features to rival a dedicated set top cable TV box? That depends on what …

Televisions

How to Cancel App Store and Apple Music Subscriptions

Several TV and music services and other apps offer free trials through the App Store that automatically renew to become paid subscriptions after the trial period ends.<p>If you want to prevent an App Store subscription from running beyond the trial period or cancel a subscription you're currently …

Smart TV

Jaguar I-PACE hands-on

This $11 accessory is the only way to actually keep your AirPods in your ears

We were big fans of Apple’s AirPods for a long time, and we still are… sort of. Apple’s design is for the most part fantastic, and the sound quality …

Tech Trends

2019 Toyota RAV4 SUV debuts in NY with trick AWD, fresh tech

Toyota

Office 365 Microsoft Productivity Swiss Knife

Since the release of the Microsoft Software as a Service (Office 365) and it was proved by evidence and real products that really it is a Swiss knife …

Study Confirms Apple Watch Can Detect Abnormal Heart Rhythm With 97% Accuracy

The heart rate monitors built into the Apple Watch and other wearable devices can detect abnormal heart rhythms with 97 percent accuracy, according to a new study conducted by the team behind the Cardiogram app for Apple Watch in conjunction with researchers at the University of California, San …

Medical Technology

Where to use or buy GymKit workout equipment with Apple Watch

GymKit for Apple Watch is brand new technology that will hopefully one day be in all gyms and personal fitness equipment, but for now you need to know where to look to find it. The good news is there are several models of workout machines that work with GymKit today, but you may want to seek out a …

Apple Watch

A posture trainer works, if you want it to

In our line of work, everywhere is an office. Particularly at trade shows and other big events, you can find Engadget editors writing stories in hotel lobbies, the back of cabs or anywhere there's a power outlet. I'm no more consistent at home. Sometimes I stare at my laptop from the comfort of the …

Yoga

T-Mobile Gifting Customers Free Year of MLB.TV Premium Ahead of 2018 Season

T-Mobile today announced the return of its Major League Baseball-themed offer, gifting customers a free year's subscription to MLB.TV and the MLB At Bat app's premium features, worth $115.99 in total.<p>Available for T-Mobile customers only, the MLB.TV deal will be available in the T-Mobile Tuesdays …

T-Mobile

iPhone users can finally give Google Lens a try

A preview of Google Lens, which lets you use your phone's camera to search for info, will be available in the Google Photos app for iOS this week.<p>Google will soon give iOS users the chance to try Google Lens, the augmented-reality technology that lets you use your camera to search for info. Over …

Android News

Eight things your phone's camera can do—other than snapping selfies

With apps, it can translate text, identify stars, and more.<p>Smartphone cameras let you take advantage of every available photo opportunity. But they can do more than snap pictures of partying friends and sweeping landscapes. With the right apps, your camera can perform feats from translating texts …

These apps will help you make the most out of your Apple TV

The Apple TV may not have topped our list of the best streaming boxes you can buy, but it’s still a great product, especially if you’re all-in on the …

Smart TV

How to Customize Your Apple Watch Workout Metrics

The ability to view live metric data is one of the most important feedback functions of any Apple Watch fitness app. In this article, we're going to show how you can easily customize the metrics that the stock Workout app shows you when you raise your wrist during exercise.<p>Checking in on your …

Here's How To Get A BMW i3 For $10,000 Off

BMW introduced a bold $10,000 purchase incentive for all versions of the i3 and i3s (with or without REx – 2017 and 2018 Model Year) to all Southern …

Electric Vehicles

Google just added one of its most futuristic features to every Android phone — and it's coming soon to iPhones

One of the most futuristic features of the Pixel 2 is making its way to everyone with an Android phone — and soon, it'll be available on iOS.<p>Called Google Lens, the feature was a new addition to Google's latest smartphone, which came out last October. Lens is designed to be a visual search engine, …

Android News

I can’t stop playing Apple’s clever new HomePod ad

The song is only available on Apple Music<p>There’s so much going on in Apple’s latest HomePod ad that I don’t know where to begin. The four-minute quirky adventure into music is accompanied by a dancing FKA twigs, and a new track from Anderson .Paak. This talent is backed up by direction from Spike …

Apple Music

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

California PG&E customers can get $20,500 off new 2017-2018 BMW i3s, dropping to base price to $24,000

Pacific Gas and Electric customers in California can (now until May 31st) receive an additional $10,000 off the price of a BMW i3 via the instructions on the press release below. That’s in addition to the $7500 federal tax credit and the $2500 California State EV credit for eligible incomes as well …

Top 10 Apple TV Remote Tips and Tricks

When Apple released the fourth-generation Apple TV in 2015, it also included a new Siri Remote with the set-top box (although in some regions Apple kept the original name "Apple TV Remote" due to Siri not working in those territories).<p>The redesigned remote features dual microphones for Siri support …

12 texting tips you didn't know the iPhone could do

“Hey, can I call you?” I bet millions send this text every day. It’s common etiquette. You text first and see whether someone is busy. If you get a “Sure,” or “Y,” or “K,” you can ring that person up.<p>Texts used to be handy; now they’re an integral part of our lives. We hold entire conversations via …

Moleskine’s latest smart pen saves your writing to download later

Moleskine has valiantly tried to bridge the divide between analog writing and digital files for years. The company released its Smart Writing Set in 2016 as a $200 holistic solution of pen, proprietary smart paper and app that instantly sent whatever you wrote or drew over to your paired device -- …