Miguel Rosario

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The Wildest PC Case Mods of Computex 2018

Whether you want an immersion-cooled rig that doubles as a fish tank or a hot-rod convertible that mines cryptocurrency, Computex has the case-mod …

Personal Computers

Star Wars: The Last Jedi finally proves that the Jedi suck

Why the Jedi need to end<p>After Lucasfilm announced that the eighth Star Wars movie would be called <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>, people had questions. Is that singular or plural Jedi? If singular, than who is the last Jedi? What’s going to happen to them? Is it truly the end, or is it a …

Star Wars

Apple's HomePod isn't about Siri, but rather the future of home audio

Feature<p>Introduced this summer at WWDC17, Apple's HomePod was immediately positioned next to Amazon Echo and Google Home by bloggers as a "smart …

Chemicals lurking in household dust may prime cells to store fat

This is not an excuse for second breakfast.<p>We know that dust can make us sneeze, but can the scourge of clean homes everywhere also make us gain weight?<p>Possibly, according to a recent study in <i>Environmental Science and Technology</i>. In a manner of speaking, anyway.<p>Earlier research had discovered that …

Nearly One in Four Windows Users Surveyed Plan to Switch to Mac Within Next Six Months

Nearly 21 percent of current Windows laptop owners and 25 percent of current Windows desktop owners intend to switch to a Mac within the next six months, according to a recent survey conducted by market research firm Verto Analytics.<p>Verto Analytics told MacRumors the survey is based on 6,000 …

Editorial: When Apple is 2 years behind you, put your things in order

Oh no! It seems Apple is "years behind" competitors in Virtual Reality, TV content subscriptions, self driving cars and home voice assistants. That's …

Narvar Tracking

The Shrouded World Desktop

Reader Alec submitted this desktop to our Desktop Showcase, and aside from a stunning wallpaper, it’s a neatly customized Mac. Here’s how he set …

Inspiration

SpiderMan hearts Jenny W Chapter 1, a marvel fanfic

Jen Walters stared at the two-gallon plastic jug of beer and wished she could get drunk. They'd tried. God knew they'd tried. The jug was one of …

Editorial: Apple's AirPods, iPhone 7, Series 2 Watch out... journalists

Editorial<p>The September 7 Apple Event raised some troubling questions for many tech journalists and their prewritten narratives. It's almost as if …

Actually, there is something new about Apple's upcoming iPhone 7

Editorial<p>Despite a flurry of incessant news reports maintaining that Apple is poised to bore its customers to death with a completely snooze-worthy …

IPhone 7

A hacker explains why US nukes controlled by ancient computers is actually a good thing

"The biggest security issue here isn't that the computer is 40 years old, but rather the quality of the lock on the door where the computer is housed," Cris Thomas, a strategist for Tenable Network Security, said in a statement.<p>Thomas, known in hacker circles by his pseudonym, Space Rogue, was one …

Here's Where The Push for Encryption Law Is Months After FBI Hacked iPhone

After a rampage that left 14 people dead in San Bernardino, Calif., key U.S. lawmakers pledged to seek a law requiring technology companies to give …

Android vs iOS

Android 7.x Nougat and iOS 10.x have been rolling out to devices around the globe, with the changes come new multi-tasking features for Android and some powerful developer APIs for iOS. We’ve added some of the particulars below, otherwise, there are very few edits to our Android vs iOS article this …

Tesla Model 3 orders surpass $10 billion

If Elon Musk was delighted by the 115,000 orders for his Tesla Model 3 at launch, he should be positively jubilant over the latest figures, which break the $10 billion mark.<p>Today, the Tesla Motors CEO tweeted that his company had received 276,000 orders for the Model 3 at the end of day on …

FBI director admits Apple encryption case could set legal precedent

• James Comey tells Congress outcome ‘will be instructive for other courts’<br>• Comey softens insistence on limited scope of case in testimony to Congress<p>The director of the FBI has conceded that future judges will look to his battle with Apple as a precedent for law enforcement access to locked or …

With every iPhone release, Apple sets the tone for the industry

Like or not, the iPhone still sets the tone in the mobile business, even if there are tons of other smartphone makers out there that have the …

Left in the Brain: The Potentially Toxic Residue from MRI Drugs

<i>Researchers raise alarms about unknown health risks of GE’s Omniscan and Bayer’s Magnevist, drugs injected to get better MRI pictures that contain</i> …

Video: What happens when a Tesla Model S drag races a Holden V8 Supercar?

We’ve seen the Tesla Model S P85D square off against some impressive cars in drag races in the past and now the team at CarAdvice.com.au has posted a …

iPhones Are Still Safer Than Androids, Despite Recent Malware Attack

Apple's recent malware problem is alarming, but don't head for the hills just yet.<p>Apple last weekend made an unprecedented announcement that malware had infiltrated its iOS App Store. But scary as that sounds, the iPhone is still the safest choice when it comes to mainstream smartphones, a security …

Kids of today think cassette players are iPhone docks

We’ve all seen the adorably hilarious videos of kids making us feel old by responding with general bafflement to ancient technologies like, erm, the original iPod. But you’d hope for the good of our future that people of driving age are a little bit more educated than that.<p>Not according to a photo …

Opinion: A Mac’s longevity is its biggest unsung selling point

Apple can’t advertise Macs as having ten-year lifespans for legal reasons, and reviewers rarely write about their old computers ten years later — they’re typically focused on each year’s latest and greatest machine. But the average person buys a computer and keeps using it until it stops working, …

It’s nuts how far the original iPhone was ahead of the competition

It seems like just yesterday in many ways that Apple released the first iPhone, but it was actually the better part of a decade ago. Even so, it took the better part of that “better part of a decade” for the competition to catch up, as this great video, showing the evolution of smartphones, …

20 All-Time Best Steve Jobs Quotes

Steve Jobs died in 2011, but his legacy as the co-founder of Apple lives on. He was a master of innovation, an entrepreneur to model. Here are his all-time best quotes.<p>Which is your favorite Jobs quote? Post it on my Twitter feed.<p>1. "Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to …

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App Store vs. Google Play: Is it time Apple stopped being a control freak?

You can’t choose between Android and iOS without taking Google Play and the App Store into account. They’re the largest mobile marketplaces on the planet, and they both have their strengths and weaknesses — especially when it comes to control.<p>Apple has strict App Store guidelines, and every title …

If the Moon Were Only 1 Pixel - A tediously accurate map of the solar system

Sun<p>Mercury<p>Venus<p>Earth<p>You Are Here<p>Moon<p>Mars<p>Jupiter<p>Io Europa Ganymede Callisto<p>Saturn<p>Titan<p>Uranus<p>Neptune<p>Pluto <br>(we still love you)<p>That was about 10 million …

Ballmer’s record of being wrong about the future remains unblemished

Even though he hasn’t been the CEO of Microsoft for a while now, that hasn’t stopped Steve Ballmer from making incorrect predictions about the future …

Why the Apple Watch is no flop, and why Apple isn’t even breaking a sweat over early sales

Earlier this week, the research firm Slice Intelligence disclosed that cumulative Apple Watch sales likely fall somewhere in the 3 million unit …

“My model for business is the Beatles”: Why Steve Jobs was no lone hero

<b>Steve Jobs, Tim Cook (Reuters/Lou Dematteis/AP/Richard Drew)</b><p>Jobs is credited with Apple’s amazing comeback, but he was always partnered with another creative person or team<p>Rich Karlgaard • Michael S. Malone<p>July 5, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Team Genius: The New Science of High-Performing …