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YubiKey's new iOS SDK lets developers bring hardware 2FA to their apps

Yubico, the maker of the popular YubiKey hardware two-factor authentication (2FA) token, has announced the launch of its iOS SDK. This allows developers to bake truly secure 2FA (read: not based on SMS) into their apps, based on the company’s YubiKey NEO NFC-equipped hardware.<p>Support for the …

Will we see a new MacBook Air, iPad Mini or Mac Mini at WWDC 2018?

In April, Apple killed off its entire networking product line. The company announced that it would be sunsetting the AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule. You can still buy the remaining stock (if you don't mind Frozen-era networking tech), and they'll still work. Just don't …

You can now use YubiKey hardware keys to login to iPhone apps using NFC [Video]

When Apple put an NFC chip into the iPhone 7 and later, it was initially limited to Apple Pay. iOS 11 opened up access to third-party developers, and YubiKey has just taken advantage of that to allow one of its hardware keys to login to iOS apps.<p>The YubiKey NEO is a USB key has so far been used …

First look: Coin 'smart' iOS-connected credit card

After monumental delays, the Coin "smart" credit card finally started shipping out to customers in April, offering users the flexibility of carrying …

Review: Incase’s Reform Sling Pack is a perfect fit for the 12-inch MacBook

For the right task, Apple’s new 12-inch MacBook is both an ultra thin notebook and a powerful machine considering its size. Following my initial evaluation in April, I’ve been using it for work almost exclusively (aside from my podcasting setup for Happy Hour, which doesn’t benefit from being …

Headphones

How to make the Mac your whole house audio jukebox

All you need is your Mac and the right kind of speakers. Thanks to AirPlay, you can make music wherever you have Wi-Fi. There's a bonus tip in here …

The nexpaq modular smartphone case will help you turn your phone into a Project Ara device

The idea of a modular smartphone has been around for years, and we’re finally getting to see these ideas come to fruition thanks to Google’s Project Ara. But when those smartphones come to select markets later this year, they may be tough to get your hands on, at least at the start. So if you want …

Mobile Technology

CES 2015: Meet the ZANO Autonomous Drone; Aerial Selfies Have Never Been so Easy!

The autonomous, intelligent ZANO drone is designed to sense and avoid obstacles and is perfect for anyone new to drone piloting, or anyone interested in putting a drone to good use as a flying, selfie-taking, remote aerial vehicle.<p>The ZANO drone flies itself, and therefore, couldn't be easier to …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …

How to de-authorize devices linked to your iTunes account

Authorizing an iPhone, iPod, iPad, Mac, or PC on your iTunes account means you can uses it buy new apps, music, movies, TV Shows, and iBooks, …

See every Apple product ever made on one poster

Even the terrible hockey puck mouse<p>It's maybe not as iconic as a blacklight Led Zeppelin poster, or this cat parading as an actual sandwich, but Pop Chart Lab has a freshly updated version of its history of Apple products poster. It goes all the way back to 1976, when the company was making the …

Thank you, Tim Cook

Why we're not "moving on" from the Apple CEO's big statement today<p>In a way, what Tim Cook said today felt inevitable. At least since 2008, when Owen Thomas asked the question in Gawker, a steady accretion of reporting has suggested Apple’s chief executive is gay. By 2011, Cook’s sexual orientation …

MacTrast Deals: The Retro Classics Nintendo & Gameboy iPhone 6/6 Plus Cases

- Oct 23, 2014<p>Retro gaming fans, these are the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus cases you’ve been waiting for! Heck, I don’t even own an iPhone 6 yet, and …

A comprehensive guide to using 2014’s coolest new iOS and OS X feature

The coolest new feature that spans across both iOS and OS X announced this year has definitely been the Handoff feature that will let you quickly …

Apple Pay And Digital Currency Mean Time Is Running Out For Physical Cash

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Ilya Subkhankulov is the COO of BTX Trader, the digital currency trading platform. He has also recently launched a consumer-friendly bitcoin and dogecoin buying service called Celery.</i><p>Since the advent of electronic payments, there has been a clear shift away from cash and checks. …

Everything You Need to Know to Host a Webinar

<i>This post originally appeared on the Mention blog.</i><p>A few months ago, I held a Yabbly AMA about how and why we use webinars at Mention. For the uninitiated, webinars are online seminars or master classes designed to educate around a clear and concise topic.<p>Generally around 30-40 minutes, these live …

Pare down your travel kit with this shoulder-saving MacBook Pro sleeve

It’s the perfect bag to go gadding about on your writing or productivity tasks in your hip, urban city environment.

Makerbot Releases Zee, A Blank Canvas For Artists

Not content with selling the best-selling consumer 3D printer on the market, Makerbot is working hard to become a force in just-in-time design and alternative art.<p>Zee is a small figure inspired by paintable toys like Kid Robot’s Munny, Zee is designed to be printed out and decorated. It is …

Secret Apple partnership could give your iPhone weeklong battery life

The iPhone 6 isn’t expected to get a huge battery upgrade, but in just a few years your next iPhone might be able to go weeks on a single charge.<p>Apple and British fuel-cell firm Intelligent Energy have supposedly been working on a secret partnership, according to <i>The Daily Mail</i>, that might bring …

Batteries

Apple Opens ‘Factory Outlet’ Store on eBay to Sell Refurbished iPhones

- Jul 8, 2014<p>It appears Apple has again teamed up with online auction site eBay to setup a low-profile “Factory Outlet” store to sell Apple Certified …

Kanex Offers Power on the Go with the GoPower Pack

Summer is here, and that means festival season. I've had to demonstrate my apps at various outdoor events this week. Making sure I have power where there are no outlets is always a concern. I also have to bring a stand or case for my iPad for display purposes. This makes the Kanex GoPowerPack …

Apple reveals Euro power adapter overheating risk, launches exchange program

Apple(s aapl) has launched what may turn out to be a large recall for the European-plug chargers it shipped with many iPhones between October 2009 …

See iOS 8’s Time Lapse Camera Mode in Action on an iPhone 5s (Video)

- Jun 9, 2014<p>One of the features in iOS 8 is the new built-in time lapse camera mode. The new feature will allow users to create some very cool …

7 Tech Logos Before They Became Iconic

<i>Dominic Smith is a senior writer and content strategist for Rackspace Digital, the digital marketing infrastructure specialists.</i><p>Logos are an essential part of a brand’s identity. A great logo encapsulates the personality and promise of the business behind it.<p>Some of the world’s most ubiquitous …

Psst! Wearable Devices Could Make Big Tech Leaps, Into Your Ear

It's early evening on a Thursday and you're at a networking event, balancing a small plate of appetizers in one hand. Someone comes up to you to say hello. She acts like you've met before, but you can't recall where.<p>"It's Jackie Barnes," she says.<p>"Jackie Barnes," you repeat like you remember. "It's …