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ABC cancels Marvel spinoff Agent Carter

After two seasons and slumping ratings<p>ABC has decided to put an end to <i>Agent Carter</i>, the Captain America spinoff series set in the 1940s and featuring star Hayley Atwell, according to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>. The show served as a way to explore the backstories of Marvel Universe characters like Howard …

How-To: Backup and restore SMS and iMessages on a clean iOS install

Have you noticed that virtually every aspect of the personal information on our iPhones can be restored individually via iCloud? Things like photos, mail, contacts, calendars, Safari bookmarks, and notes can all be individually recovered on a fresh install of iOS.<p>The one thing that sticks out like …

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How-To: Stream the 58th Annual Grammy Awards on your Mac, Apple TV, or iOS device for free

The 58th Annual Grammys are broadcasting tonight and thanks to CBS All Access, nearly anyone can watch it for free without a cable subscription or TV set. The show starts at 8PM ET, with a pre-telecast red carpet show at 7PM ET. Viewers can catch the show on CBS’s site, or by using the iOS or Apple …

iPhone 6s was the most powerful smartphone of 2015 by a mile

Apple’s latest iPhones are proof that mobile devices don’t need octa-core processors and bags of RAM when they have the right software. Despite …

Mobile Devices

Spotify extends free trial facing pressure from Apple Music

Apple Music’s launch is just days away, and Spotify is already running to catch up to the free trial Apple thinks will convince you to become a paying customer.<p>In an attempt to match Apple’s controversial three-month free trial period, Spotify announced that it will extend its Premium free trials …

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10 things we learned from Apple’s 60 Minutes episode

<i>60 Minutes</i> host Charlie Rose took a deep dive into all things Apple in an episode that aired Sunday.<p>Featuring interviews with Tim Cook, Jony Ive, Phil Schiller, Angela Ahrendts and others, the show explored everything from the iPhone’s inner workings and Apple’s manufacturing in China to Cook …

Unicode of Death got you down? Here’s how to fix it

Some iPhone users are getting a flashback to 2013 as a new version of the so-called “Unicode of Death” has returned to wreak havoc with their iMessages.<p>The security exploit, which activates when someone sends you the message in the image above, reportedly forces jailbroken handsets into Safe Mode …

Unicode

Holy crap! LG has made HDTV as thin as wallpaper

Short on room space? LG has just busted through the thinness limit on massive screened television sets and unveiled its proof of concept HDTV that’s as thin as paper.<p>Sure, it’s not in production yet, and will likely cost way too much for the average person to buy at first, but a press-on wallpaper …

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In just 24 hours, Apple Watch outsold all Android Wear devices ever

It’s too early to tell exactly how well the Apple Watch will do in the grand scheme of things, or even if it will ultimately win the wearable war. …

The best Apple Watch apps for cheating at math and science

Cheaters in school these days have it too easy. In my day, we had to program cheat sheets of formulas into our giant graphing calculators. Now that the Apple Watch is coming out, the cat and mouse game between students and teachers is about to change.<p>Mobixee’s educational suite of Apple Watch apps …

Get your lost iOS files back fast with FonePaw iPhone Data Recovery

<i>This post is brought to you by FonePaw, creator of iPhone Data Recovery.</i><p>Accidentally delete important iPhone files? Encounter a fatal failure while jailbreaking your iOS device? Experience a hardware or system malfunction? iPhone Data Recovery can snap you out of this all-to-common data nightmare …

Data Recovery

Modern Family will air episode shot entirely with iPhones and iPads

MacBooks and iPhones have been no strangers on <i>Modern Family</i> but in an upcoming episode, Apple’s mobile devices are also taking over filming duties.<p><i>Modern Family</i> plans to be the first major TV show to air an episode shot almost entirely with the iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 and MacBook FaceTime cameras. The …

TV

If Cupertino’s cooking up an Apple car, here are the features we want

If Apple really is working on a car, what would it look like? And what would we <i>want</i> it to look like and do?<p>The growing chorus of rumors about Apple’s possible automotive ambitions — and the hard facts about the car designers it’s already recruited — don’t prove Cupertino is working on a car. But if …

Tim Cook

$700 billion and counting! Apple is world’s biggest company ever

Boom! That’s the sound of AAPL stock hitting yet another all-time high Tuesday, making Apple the first $700 billion company in history.<p>Microsoft made history in 2000 when it became the first company to close at $600 billion, so this feat must make Tim Cook and the entire Apple team incredibly proud.<p>…

Tim Cook

Let $830,000 Go And Own A ‘Frozen’ Calendar Made Of Pure Platinum [Video]

Just when you think things are cooling down, things start heating up again with Disney’s <i>Frozen</i> movie obsession. From <i>Frozen</i> color-changing bras to …

Big investors think Apple could hit $1 trillion market cap in 2015

“A million dollars isn’t cool,” says Justin Timberlake’s Sean Parker during one scene in <i>The Social Network</i>. “You know what’s cool? A billion dollars.”<p>If that’s the case, then people are going to need to come up with new words to describe Apple, because according to some of Wall Street’s best and …

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Breaking down Apple’s 2014 earnings report

Following on from last week’s expectations-defying earnings call, Apple has filed its annual 10-K report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, indicating just how rosy things are looking in Cupertino.<p>Net iPhone sales up up by 12%, with global earnings of $102 billion in 2014 versus $91 …

Apple shares tank, taking stock market down with them

AAPL shares values tanked 3.8% today as PR problems continue to stack up for Apple this week.<p>The disastrous release of iOS 8.0.1, along with the Bendgate controversy that has left the Internet LOLing has shaken investors’ confidence in AAPL this week, and they’re taking the rest of the stock market …

This is what 93 tons of iPhone 6s on a Boeing 777 looks like

Pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus shattered Apple’s previous records and the 4 million customers ready to caress every square inch of the big and bigger screens will be happy to know that the first planes from China have already touched down in the U.S. with iPhone 6 cargo.<p>A China Southern …

Get your Apple keynote bingo cards!

We’re in a frenzy of anticipation about Apple’s September 9 event. Just like you, we’re expecting big and bigger iPhones, the iWatch and something to take the stage of that immense box Apple has constructed outside the Flint Center auditorium.<p>As we tweet, liveblog and take you hands-on with new …

Competitors expected to miss deadlines as Apple floods Chinese shipping channels with iPhone 6

Earlier this year we reported that Apple had ordered a record number of iPhone 6 units for the upcoming launch of the next-gen device. According to TechCrunch, the number of devices being shipped from China is so high that Apple is actually causing shipping delays for other companies.<p>Just how bad …

Apple announces special event for September 9th: ‘Wish we could say more’

Apple has just sent out press invites for its latest event, via The Loop, where the company is expected to announce the iPhone 6. The event is scheduled for 10 AM Pacific Time on September 9th. Atypically, Apple is holding the event at a new venue, the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in …

Proud Dad Introduces Baby Like an Apple Product

Former Apple employee Andreas Kleinke wanted to announce the birth of his baby boy Jonathan Henry, and the way he did it is an amazing replication of Apple’s iPad Mini product announcement page. As reported by Yahoo Tech, Kleinke said his idea got “a bit out of hand” — but it’s truly genius.<p>It’s …

Apple Inc. stock hits an all-time high - appPicker

With all the optimism surrounding the iPhone 6 and possible smart smartwatch, Apple Inc.’s stock closed at an all-time high on August 19, beating its …

Tim Cook

RBC: The iPhone 6 Could Be Even Bigger Than Anyone Thinks

"Most supply chain data is pointing towards Apple gearing up to ramp 70-80 million iPhone 6 units across the two form factors (4.7"/5.5")," Daryanani says. "This is a notable uptick from last year when the supply chain ramped 50-60 million units."<p>In English, that means Apple is telling suppliers to …

iPhone

The best selling products in the world

Companies around the world are constantly innovating and competing to create market-leading products that will keep both customers and investors …

Sex Tape’s porn fiasco could never happen with iCloud, says Apple

Apple appears in more movies each year than Samuel L. Jackson.<p>The latest flick to feature the company’s products is the new comedy, <i>Sex Tape</i>, in which Cameron Diaz and Jason Segal record an “adult home movie” on their iPad, only to accidentally upload it to the iCloud, so that all their friends and …

iPhone 6’s big roar scares off smaller smartphone makers

Someone looking for a meme worthy video could do worse than overlaying the soundtrack of a Savannah wildlife documentary with footage of tech companies vying for users to buy their next big smartphone.<p>Just like a lion feeds first, while the scavengers hang around and wait for scraps of spare meat …