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iOS 8.3 has wireless CarPlay, and 8.4 may have iTunes streaming

Earlier today, we heard an interesting rumor about iOS 9, which is said to offer up stability solutions rather than more features for us to play …

Control iTunes on your Mac by wagging your finger

There are a lot of different ways to control media playback on your Mac. You can use the built-in keys on the keyboard, the Today widget, the mini-player, an app on your iOS device, and the list goes on.<p>Today, you can add yet another way to control music Mac using your Mac's iSight camera and your …

Apps

The next OS X update could bring customizable, multicultural emoji

Yesterday, Apple took the wraps off its new Photos app, which will be introduced as part of OS X 10.10.3. To go along with that, the company pushed a developer seed of that new OS X update out to developers, and as usual there are a number of changes in it beyond just the new Photos app. Mac Rumors …

iPad may see big decline in 2015, even with the iPad Pro

The iPad is a robust mobile productivity tool, but has also been seeing a sales decline. Over time, the fervor surrounding the tablet market has …

IPad Pro

10 of the Best Photo Editing Apps for the iPhone

You iPhone is more than just a phone – it’s a video recorder, flashlight, calculator, voice recorder, mini computer on the go, a credit card, and the …

Photos for OS X first look: The future of ubiquitous photography approaches

At WWDC 2014, Apple showed off not just a new Photos for Mac app, but an entirely new approach to photo and video management. Combined with Photos …

Apple Patent Suggests Embedding Fingerprint Sensors In The Display

Apple’s newer iOS devices all come with Touch ID installed in the home button, but could there be a better and more elegant way of introducing …

ControlAir Controls Your Mac's Media Using Your Camera And Gestures

Mac: Sometimes, you just don't want to touch a keyboard or mouse. ControlAir is an app that allows you to just raise a finger in view of your Mac's …

App Store

Apple begins training retail employees about the Apple Watch

Apple today began training its retail store employees in multiple countries, including the U.S. and the U.K, about the upcoming Apple Watch. The training is said to not divulge many new details, but the beginning of the training program does represent Apple’s first move on the retail employee level …

How to Remove or Change Your Credit Card on iPhone (2018)

Each Apple ID can be assigned a credit card for use with iTunes, the App Store, iBooks, and any other purchases you make via apps on iPhone. You can update your Apple iTunes billing info on iPhone or the computer and choose a different credit card for iTunes and your Apple ID. You can also remove …

This cool iPhone app found a great new use for widgets that you’ve never seen before

App developers are getting very creative with the new widget capabilities that Apple added in iOS 8. While Apple may never add conventional widget …

MacBook Air To Be Revealed Late February

It’s been rumored that Apple’s MacBook Air will become the primary of focus at the Worldwide Developers’ Conference in June. However, some reports …

What would you change about Apple's Calendar app?

Calendar was one of the original apps on the original iPhone. It started off simply but over the years it added Exchange support, landscape mode, a …

How to fix a blown loudspeaker in an iPhone 5c

There are two security screws that secure the screen to the frame and they sit on each side of the dock connector. Use your <b>5-point security</b> …

Copy and paste edits on multiple photos with Lightroom on iOS

If you're paying for a Creative Cloud subscription, Adobe's Lightroom mobile comes in handy for make <i>some</i> photo edits on the go. In order to speed up that creative process a bit, the latest iOS update delivers the ability to copy edits from one photo and past them on another. So when you have a …

Colleges banning smartwatches ahead of Apple Watch release, fear rampant cheating

There have been a handful of smartwatches from a number of manufacturers on the market for some time now, meaning the release of the Apple Watch …

How iOS developers use code signing to get their apps on iPhones

Developing apps is actually the easy part. Things get difficult when it comes to getting apps onto devices. One of the biggest hurdles iOS developers …

Apps

iNPOFi: Wireless Charging Nirvana!

The iNPOFi Deluxe pack features both a charging board, a mobile charger (which is also a wireless charging pad), and a case. It's an altogether impressive package, but if you are looking to embed this award-winning wireless charging capability in your own technology, iNPOFi has you covered there as …

Tesla really likes poaching employees from Apple, report says

If Elon Musk is your dream boss, here's a career move that might help: work for Apple.<p>According to a <i>Bloomberg</i> report, Tesla has a thing for Apple …

Windows 10’s Xbox app ‘is just the beginning’ on PC, according to research firm

Microsoft is mashing up the capabilities of the Xbox One with Windows when the company pushes out the next major upgrade for the operating system. And this is potentially the start of something bigger for the corporation’s gaming division.<p>In the United States, 58 percent of people who play games on …

Uber launches in-app panic button in India

Starting on February 11th, Uber passengers in India will have access to an in-app panic button that alerts local police in case of emergency. While the ride-hailing service previously said the feature will be available worldwide, it will be released in India first in response to the transportation …

Yes, there is an Asus VivoWatch, and it just might run Windows

Although Asus already has a smartwatch product in the Android Wear ZenWatch, it’s clearly not satisfied with just one wearable device. Evidence …

Wearable Tech

Corning claims upcoming ‘Project Phire’ glass is nearly as scratch-resistant as sapphire

Corning announced today that it is preparing to ship a new type of glass that can withstand scratches almost as well as sapphire while providing superior drop protection. The glass is the result of “Project Phire,” which aimed to create a more scratch-resistant glass to rival sapphire.<p>The …

Twitter's ads are headed to other apps

Well, that didn't take long. A few weeks after reports circulated about Twitter placing ads outside of its app, the 140-character social network officially announced its plans to do just that. Today, the company outed the "first partnerships to syndicate Promoted Tweets outside of Twitter," and …

FCC to Propose Regulating the Internet as a Telecommunications Utility

- Feb 3, 2015<p>U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler is expected to propose this week that the agency reclassify Internet …