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Netflix's Halloween lineup includes 'The Shining'

You'll also find 'Sabrina' and other spooky originals.<p>Netflix has certainly touted its Halloween shows before, but this year you may have a particularly good reason to pay attention. The streaming giant has outlined all the horror movies and thrillers you can expect to see in the run-up to October …

Stephen King

The Clever Engineering Behind the New iPhone XS Battery

The overwhelming theme of iPhone XS reviews? That Apple's latest flagship smartphone doesn't differ much from last year's iPhone X. It looks and …

iPhone

iOS 12 allows your AirPods to serve as hearing aids with Live Listen. : apple

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Hearing Aids

Report shows Nike donates more to Republicans than Democrats

There seems to be a bit of a disconnect between Nike’s branding and the sporting good giant’s political leanings.<p>While Nike has caught heat from …

New Balance

How to get a refund for the App Store or iTunes

One of the most underrated, and frankly hidden things from users is the ability to get a refund on iTunes or App Store purchases. This is especially important for games or apps that may be misleading and don’t function the same way the screenshots/description says it does.<p>Follow along to learn how …

App Store

How beneficial is ECG in the new Apple Watch? We asked an expert

Previous Next<p>1 of 5<p>The smartwatch hasn’t taken off as expected, but fitness wearables are commonplace now. By combining some of the most advanced …

Apple Watch

Why Dolby Atmos coming to the Apple TV is a big deal

With tvOS 12, Apple’s streaming box is now the go-to option for Dolby’s premium sound and video formats<p>With the launch of tvOS 12, support for the Dolby Atmos surround sound format is finally coming to the Apple TV 4K. Apple’s streaming solution launched last year with support for the Dolby Vision …

Apple

Overcast 5 adds Siri Shortcuts, watch playback, and search

My podcast player of choice, Marco Arment’s Overcast, was updated Monday to version 5.0 in conjunction with the releases of iOS 12 and watchOS 5. …

Apple Watch

What time will iOS 12 be released today? [update: now available]

<b>Update: iOS 12 is now available!</b><p>iOS 12, watchOS 5 and tvOS 12 are released today, on September 17. iOS 12 is available for all iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch models that run iOS 11, so there’s a lot of customers ready to upgrade. When will the iOS 12 update be released?<p>Try Amazon Prime 30-Day Free …

iOS

For my entire childhood, my mom convinced me I was dying

My mom was so good at combining fact with fiction that even I got confused what was real sometimes.<p>She explained that Munchausen syndrome by proxy is a rare form of abuse where a caregiver invents illnesses in a child.<p>I felt the cold metal of the tool through my shirt as she checked my spine for …

Breast Cancer

What’s in the sweeping copyright bill just passed by the European Parliament

Legislation now goes to a three-way negotiation within the EU.<p>The European Parliament has approved a package of dramatic changes to copyright law …

European Parliament

Google’s ‘Touring Bird’ can make it a whole lot easier to plan a trip

Creating an itinerary for an upcoming trip isn’t everyone’s idea of fun. Google Search can help you surface ideas via local tourism websites and …

Google Search

Probiotics are mostly useless and can actually hurt you

Probiotics are living micro-organisms that are taken by millions of people to boost their microbiome or to restore their gut ecosystem after a dose …

Microbiology

Netflix’s ‘The Dragon Prince’ Might Be Better Than ‘Avatar: Last Airbender’

If that's even possible.<p><i>Avatar: The Last Airbender</i> is a special show. Featuring the perfect mix of animation, direction, and storytelling, it feels …

Anime

Every movie and show coming to Netflix in September

Black Panther joins The Dragon Prince, Maniac and a host of other Netflix originals<p>Even with Netflix’s recommendation algorithm steadily serving you new movies, new TV shows, and original programming tailored to your binging habits, the streaming service’s firehose of content makes what’s coming …

Netflix Original

Russian Trolls Have Found an Insidious Way to Turn People Against Vaccines

Don't fall for it.<p>As if interfering with elections wasn't enough, authors linked to several accounts identified as Russian backed antagonists – or …

Massive recall of homeopathic kids’ products spotlights dubious health claims

When they’re not potentially infectious, they have extraordinary health claims.<p>The maker of wide-ranging “water-based homeopathic medicines” has …

FDA

‘Legend of Solgard’ Review – King Takes their Matching Game to a Whole New Level

Typically when King rolls out a new game, they don’t make a big “thing" out of it. A new entry in one of their many <i>Saga</i> games comes along, gets …

NSA Cracked Open Encrypted Networks of Russian Airlines, Al Jazeera, and Other “High Potential” Targets

The National Security Agency successfully broke the encryption on a number of “high potential” virtual private networks, including those of media …

Surveillance

SwitchArcade Roundup: ‘Diablo III’, ‘Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate’ Demo, and A ‘Mighty’ Game of the Day

Welcome to your SwitchArcade Roundup for August 15th, 2018! We’re halfway through the week, so it’s all downhill after this. As usual, I’m Phil here …

Google One launches with cheaper cloud storage plans

For some reason, Google is rebranding Google Drive storage plans under the name Google One. Along with the rebranding, Google is also improving its pricing in ways that give customers more options and more storage at lower prices. It marks the service’s first price cut in four years.<p>Google One …

How to rip and save audio from YouTube videos with your iPhone

YouTube isn’t just for video. Lots of folks use it to post audio files, only they gum up the songs with slideshows so they can upload them to the video-publishing service. There are all kinds of apps that let you convert a YouTube video back into an MP3, but today we’re going to see how to convert …

Workflow

Google Tracks You Even If Location History's Off. Here's How to Stop It

If, like most people, you thought Google stopped tracking your location once you turned off Location History in your account settings, you were …

Hardcore 4X Game ‘Exodus: Proxima Centauri’ Inches Closer to Release on Mobile

We first posted about the 4X board game <i>Exodus: Proxima Centauri</i> almost a year ago now. If this is the first you’ve heard of the game, here’s how …

How to boot Windows on a Mac in 10-seconds

Apple’s move to use high-speed I/O’s on its products opens up new ways to help enterprise and consumer users work in cross-platform environments on …

8 Online Subscriptions That Don't Actually Suck

Remember a time when you paid for your music, and your movies, and your software with a one-off payment rather than a recurring subscription fee …

How to Make a VPN Give Up Its Secrets

<i>UPDATED 4:00 p.m. EDT Monday with clarification from the researcher.</i><p>LAS VEGAS — The security of many well-known virtual private network (VPN) …

Apple Music Launches New Classical Music Section Curated by Deutsche Grammophon, Including Full-Length Operas

Apple Music this week began rolling out a new section in Browse curated by Deutsche Grammophon, known as one of the biggest classical musical labels in the world. In this section, classical music fans will find featured playlists of specific composers, highlighted radio stations, and all-new visual …

Apple Music

Opponents of vaccination think they know more than medical experts

One of the most contentious areas of health policy over the past two decades has been the safety of vaccination. Vaccines prevent the outbreak of …

One man's suffering has exposed Monsanto's secrets to the world | Carey Gillam

It was a verdict heard around the world. In a stunning blow to one of the world’s largest seed and chemical companies, jurors in San Francisco have told Monsanto it must pay $289m in damages to a man dying of cancer which he claims was caused by exposure to its herbicides.<p>Monsanto, which became a …

Monsanto