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Photos from inside Apple's new $5 billion headquarters

Apple employees are moving into their new $5 billion headquarters, Apple Park. The building in Apple's Cupertino, California hometown will eventually hold 12,000 employees in a giant ring-shaped building designed to blur the indoors and outdoors.<p>Apple received temporary occupancy permits in …

Apple Park

Seven apps and tools to organize your life

Restore order to your days.<p>Between work, activities, appointments, and ever-growing to-do lists, many of us constantly feel rushed and anxious. And all too often, the distractions of our smartphones only make this busy pace more hectic. But phones can also simplify your life—it all depends on how …

Apps

This seemingly innocent link causes big problems on Mac and iOS

Another strange bug has been discovered in Messages for Mac and iOS. Following a certain URL causes all kinds of issues on both platforms, including freezes, restarts, and even battery issues. You don’t even have to open the link to suffer the problems.<p>You can blame Apple for not fixing certain …

iOS

The iOS jailbreaking community is going nuts over this cryptic tweet by a Google employee

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a a reliable iOS jailbreak. You’d have to go back to iOS 10.2.1 to find a working version that’s widely-known. Since the last working exploit, the jailbreaking community has mostly gone dark, with repositories remaining un-updated (or closed) and a group of once …

Apple is ready to ditch the Mac

Apple is the master of radical pivots. It killed the floppy drive, the CD drive, and the headphone jack in iPhones, while Macintosh systems went from the Motorola 68000 to the PowerPC chip to the Intel X86 line of chips.<p>A very memorable pivot came when the company dropped the Apple II line of …

Apple II

New iPhone Leak Reveals Powerful Upgrade

Whatever advances Apple makes in the iPhones it releases in 2018, it looks like one key area will be in the performance of the battery. Latest reports suggest that Apple is working on replacing the current two-cell design with an improved single-cell design… as long as the engineers can work it …

Mobile Technology

I celebrate myself

"When you celebrate, the whole existence participates with you. Only in celebration do we meet the ultimate, the eternal," says Osho.

Apple breaks file sharing on Macs while fixing 'huge' password security flaw

Emergency patch for bug that allowed anyone to take control of a Mac running macOS High Sierra prevented some users from sharing files<p>In its haste to fix the macOS High Sierra bug that allowed anyone to take control of a Mac computer with a blank password, Apple broke file sharing for some …

New Macbook Pro: Wifi drops when externals connected

Engadget UK giveaway: Win an iPhone 8 courtesy of Casetify

Even the sweet scent of autumn rain can't beat that new iPhone smell, and that's exactly what we're giving away this week. And not <i>just</i> that, but an actual gold iPhone 8 (64GB) to go with it, thanks to our friends at Casetify. They've also been kind enough to bundle that with a £35 voucher for the …

You're probably not using Spotify the right way

If you’re one of the 50 million paid Spotify subscribers, you might think you know all there is to know about the popular music streaming service.<p>You’re likely aware there are more than 30 million songs to play, on-demand, across multiple devices. You know Premium subscribers ($9.99/month) can …

You don't need to close apps on your iPhone

I repeat, opening up the multitasking window and swiping apps off the screen won't help your iPhone get through the day.<p>This myth that it does has persisted for years. Apple blogger and podcaster John Gruber said earlier this week it's the "single biggest misconception about iOS," the software that …

Craig Federighi

Nine Rules for Being Human Passed Down from Ancient Sacred Texts

Sanskrit is regarded as the ancient language of Hinduism, used in different means in order to communicate and dialogue with the ancient Hindu …

Hinduism

The ultimate abs workout to get ripped and burn abdominal fat

This heavy-duty series of workouts is meant to be a set of guidelines as well as the road to rippling abs. This project will have you working for …

If Running Isn't Helping You Lose Weight, Do This 30-Minute Workout Instead

I know what it's like to exercise like crazy and not get the results you're after. I ran for years and years, and it wasn't until I started CrossFit (and monitored my calorie intake) that I started seeing results — bye-bye, belly fat!<p>Although lifting heavier weights was definitely part of my …

These Hanging Moves Will Shred Your Midsection

Deep down, everyone who hits the gym would love to see their abs (by the way, you can only make that happen when you clean up your diet). But here’s …

8 tips for being productive on the iPad with iOS 10

You can do more than you think<p>In my review of the iPad Pro 10.5, I said that most people should probably wait until all the productivity improvements coming in iOS 11 are available before buying one. But you didn't wait, did you, you maniac? You went out and bought one, and are now wondering how …

Swift Playgrounds: Learn to Code 1&2 - Apple Education

Puzzles

20 Tiny but Powerful Ways to Accelerate Your Personal Growth

Small shifts lead to big results.<p>When it comes to self-development, it's the small stuff that often makes the biggest difference.<p>Too often, people think about big changes in terms of big decisions. They think it's a sweeping action that moves the needle, when really it's the incremental steps made …

Self-improvement

Learning These 7 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life

<b>These essential skills are never</b> <b>taught</b> <b>in school, but they will</b> <b>pay dividends</b> <b>for</b> <b>your entire life.</b><p><i>“Anyone who stops learning is old whether at 20 or</i> <i>80.Anyone</i> <i>who</i> <i>keeps</i> <i>learning stays strong.” — Henry Ford</i><p>We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our jobs during the busy …

Growing number of 15″ MacBook Pro users report ‘popping’ sound coming from their laptop

Apple’s 2016 MacBook Pro has been met with a wide array of responses since it was unveiled last fall. Now, a growing number of users are reporting that they hear a strange “popping” noise coming from their MacBook Pro. Reports of the issue have started picking up steam on Apple’s own support …

MacBook Pro

The Body-Fat Eliminator Workout #3: The bodyweight circuit to blast your lower body

Every guy carries weight differently. Some tend to pack on pounds around their midsection, while others get bottom-heavy after missing a few weeks at …

Tip: Do This BEFORE Benching & You'll Lift Heavier

Prime your nervous system before bench pressing to unlock your strength potential. Here's how.<p>You're only as strong as your nervous system allows you …

Fitness experts share the 7 workout accessories everyone should have in their gym bag

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>A reusable water bottle and a yoga mat might come to mind, but there are many lesser-known accessories that can improve your workout or …

Fitness

6-Minute Gut-Busting Bodyweight Ab Workout

Get a stronger, more-defined core in minutes with this six-minute workout. All you need is space on the floor and your own body, and this gut-busting …

Workouts

Blast Through This Do-Anywhere Workout In 10 Minutes

It doesn't take hours at the gym to see fitness results, so it's about time we stop believing that lie. And some days it really does feel like there …

Exercise

Bodyweight Basics: 3 Day Bodyweight Workout Plan

Workout Summary<p>Main Goal<p>General Fitness<p>Workout Type<p>Split<p>Training Level<p>Beginner<p>Program Duration4 weeks<p>Days Per Week<p>3<p>Time Per Workout15-30 …

​This Workout Will Serve Up A Major Dose of Muscle From Head to Toe

Turn your body into a powerhouse with this barbell and plate workout<p>This workout, by Ashley Horner, owner of American Sled Dogs, combines three strength moves that will turn your body into a powerhouse and build a lower body of steel.<p>The barbell heavy squat not only builds massive legs and glutes, …

Google's new algorithm shrinks JPEG files by 35 percent

For obvious reasons, Google has a vested interest in reducing the time it takes to load websites and services. One method is reducing the file size of images on the internet, which they previously pulled off with the WebP format back in 2014, which shrunk photos by 10 percent. Their latest …

33 photos of the rise and fall of Apple in its earliest days

But before its legendary rise, Apple was just three guys in a garage in Los Altos, California.<p>Back then, it was a company struggling with IBM and Microsoft's meteoric success, and it would eventually face rough times where everything seemed like a lost cause.<p>Here's a look into the history of Apple …

John Sculley