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How to Cancel App Store and Apple Music Subscriptions

Several TV and music services and other apps offer free trials through the App Store that automatically renew to become paid subscriptions after the trial period ends.<p>If you want to prevent an App Store subscription from running beyond the trial period or cancel a subscription you're currently …

APFS Bug in macOS High Sierra Can Cause Data Loss When Writing to Disk Images

Apple's APFS file system included in macOS High Sierra suffers from a disk image vulnerability that in certain circumstances can lead to data loss, according to the creator of Carbon Copy Cloner.<p>In a blog post last Thursday, software developer Mike Bombich explained that he had uncovered the data …

The PlayStation 4 continues to dominate as the world's most popular gaming console

Sony's PlayStation 4 continues to dominate Microsoft's Xbox One and Nintendo's Switch.<p>As of December 31, the PlayStation 4 reached 73.6 million consoles sold. That puts Sony in the lead by a mile.<p>More specifically, Sony's PlayStation 4 sales are more than double that of the closest competition — …

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Apple just shared some staggering statistics about how well the App Store is doing

Apple has an annual tradition in early January of announcing how well its App Store is doing.<p>But instead of simply announcing its yearly sales, or total downloads, or other key stats, it gives investors and users a few seemingly random data points.<p>Still, Wall Street analysts use these data points …

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Windows 10 free upgrade is still available through this handy loophole | Trusted Reviews

<b>Microsoft is still offering Windows 10 upgrades for free, providing you’re in need of assistive technologies (or not).</b><p>The company had previously …

Google's new Android app makes it easy to save mobile data on the go

The good folks at Android Police have spotted a new app from Google called Triangle; it lets you control which other apps can use your mobile data. It’s a handy little tool if you’re stuck on a crappy plan or are low on credits abroad.<p>Just fire up Triangle, grant it the necessary permissions …

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How to use an Xbox One controller on a Mac

Xbox One S controller<p>If you've got a newer Xbox One S controller with Bluetooth, you can use the controller with your Mac without any additional …

This free app brings iOS 10’s Control Center to Android

Google’s Android platform and Apple’s iOS platform have both grown so much over the past few years. In many ways, Android has gained a range of …

17 Android Apps Actually Worth Paying For

Traditionally, Android users haven't been willing to buy apps, but they should reconsider.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Best social multiplayer games to play at a party

Party games provide a great way for friends, new and old, to come together, share a laugh, and just have a good time. But with pretty much everyone …

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How to Set Up Kodi: The Essential Kodi Setup Guide

I’ve had so many questions from you, my readers, about how to setup Kodi so I decided to put together my Kodi Setup Guide.<p>There’s no doubt that Kodi …

Gboard, the updated Google Keyboard, finally shows up for Android

Earlier this year Google released a new version of their keyboard app and in the process rebranded the app to Gboard. At the time the new app was …

I’m A 13-Year-Old And I Took These Photos With My iPhone

My name is Amanda Esther, I’m a 13 year old photographer who has spent weeks taking different photos after school with my iPhone and then edited them …

How to switch from iOS to Android and vice versa

By David Nield<p>Apple and Google like to make it as difficult as they can for you to switch to the other team - iOS or Android - but it's still very …

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How to solve 3 big macOS Sierra problems

By now, most of you are probably upgraded to macOS Sierra, which is proving be a massive home run for Apple. However, while the new Mac OS packs some great new features, it’s also got a handful of problems — ranging from strange error messages to Wi-Fi issues.<p>Check out our video below for three …

Competing with the iPhone's specs is harder than it seems

It’s a common fallacy, convenient to Apple, to think that the iPhone maker doesn’t care about specs. Oh, they’re too busy sticking cigarette stubs into people’s ears, those Cupertino types, to mind the nerdy feeds and speeds of their phones. The iPhone is behind the Android curve on almost every …

Fix Slow Internet After Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Here’s How

Here's a guide on how to fix slow Internet problem after Windows 10 Anniversary Update that you maybe experiencing on your computer.<br>[ Continue …

How to Properly Clear *Everything* Off Your iPhone

If you’re considering selling your iPhone, you probably know to delete all your info off of it. But you’re probably doing it wrong. There are tons of secret places on your phone where data hides, and if you resell it without checking everything, you’re opening yourself up to some serious security …

Apple computers are expensive — here’s how to build your own superfast Mac at a fraction of the price

So what's the solution if you want a super-powerful Mac computer without paying that high price tag? Build your own, of course!<p>Do-it-yourself Mac computers are called "Hackintosh" computers by the people who build them. And you can absolutely build your own.<p>Jesse Guardiani from the createthis …

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Why Apple Is Likely to Win Its Latest Fight Against Spotify

Spotify knows Apple's terms of service and has been playing by those rules for years, but the competitive landscape has changed--and not in Spotify's favor.<p>Recently, Apple rejected a new version of Spotify's iPhone app from the App Store. According to Apple, Spotify's latest update violated the App …

7 essential Roku tips: get more from your Roku streamer

By David Nield<p>Even in a market now saturated with streaming dongles, media boxes and various other devices that plug into your television, the Roku …

7 ways to lock your MacBook

Putting your MacBook into its sleep state is a convenient and useful option when you need to step away for a moment. Provided you have an account password set up, sleep lets you lock your MacBook without shutting it down so you can quickly resume your labors upon your return.<p>There are a number of …

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 …

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Run an Android desktop on almost any computer

Last month, it was rumored that official Android support would be coming to the Raspberry Pi after an empty directory for the $35 computer was discovered in Google's Android Open Source Project repository.<p>Having official Android support on such a device would be useful, and could bring with it …

Spaceship Apple

Watch our private tour of Campus 2, Apple’s upcoming headquarters<p>Apple Campus 2<p>Three miles from Apple’s Cupertino, California headquarters, the tech giant is building something as massive as its own global reach: Apple’s Campus 2. The Spaceship, as many have nicknamed it, is over one mile in …

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10 things to disable in Windows 10

Did you just upgrade to Windows 10? Perhaps involuntarily? Welcome to the operating system!<p>If you used Windows 10's express installation, you <i>might</i> want to tweak some of your settings before you get going. You know, for the sake of privacy, speed and convenience. Here are 10 things -- that are …

How to Unlock Secret Settings in Windows 10

The Windows registry is a sprawling, usually impenetrable settings file covering just about every aspect of the operating system and applications …

Tim Cook admits iPhone is too damn expensive

Buying an iPhone is a major financial decision for most people that pine for Apple’s pricey products, but according to CEO Tim Cook, the iPhone could soon see a price cuts in certain markets.<p>During his heavily publicized tour of India, Tim Cook sat down for an interview with Vikram Chandra on NDTV …

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