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The Apple Watch Is the Most Accurate Wrist Wearable

<b>Updated</b><p>Some fitness trackers are a lot more accurate than others, finds a new study published in <i>JAMA Cardiology.</i><p>Researchers at Cleveland Clinic …

Fitness Technology

How-To: Show the size of folders in the Finder on Mac [Video]

The Finder’s list view is my favorite way to view the folders and files within the macOS Finder, because it provides a wealth of information via columns that can be sorted on.<p>One thing that you won’t find when using the Finder’s default list view is the cumulative size of the Folders contained …

How to Teach Siri Better Pronunciation

Siri making a meal of your boyfriend’s name? Or is it just not getting the right amount of twang in when trying to say the name of the local cab …

Learn Swift Interactively with TapCoding

TapCoding is an iOS app that teaches Swift programming. In the two years since Swift was announced, it has seen a lot of change, but with the language starting to stabilize and mature, now is a good time to dive in and learn Swift. TapCoding breaks Swift down into bite-sized mini-lessons with a …

iOS Apps

Castle Boss on Beckett's "Honest" Answers and What's Ahead for Her and Castle

Nathan Fillion and Stana Katic<p>[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers from the Season 6 premiere of <i>Castle</i>. Read at your own risk.]<p>As …

5 battery life fixes for iOS 7 and iPhone 5s!

iOS 7 is here - we have your complete iOS 7 review to prove it! - and you know what that means, right? Some of you are going to have battery life …

5 Things You've Done That Are Probably Crimes

Jaywalking, speeding, and public expectorating are crimes, but we do them anyway. Likewise technology is filled with actions you do all the time that …

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iOS 7 Tidbits: iMessage Timestamps, App Switching, Spotlight Search, and More

Apple released iOS 7 to the public earlier today and while we highlighted a number of the major features in the operating system, there are more than 200 changes in all, including hundreds of minor tweaks and improvements. We’ve gathered up a list of some of the lesser known iOS 7 features below …

Here come the iPhone 5s and 5c ‘drop tests’ [video]

The iPhone 5s repair experts at iFixyouri sent along this one, above ^.<p>‘Android Authority’ seemed to enjoy themselves a little too much in theirs…<p>TechSmartt too:<p>We’ll update with more as they come in.

How-to: Use the new Camera app in iOS 7

Everyone loves taking pictures. And with iOS 7, Apple has attempted to improve the picture and video taking experience with a completely redesigned Camera app. First, let’s discuss the different ways to open up the Camera app, as it is the only app in iOS that has four different methods to launch …

iOS 7 How-to: Have your iOS device read text for you

Previously, I discussed how to have your iOS device read text for you in iOS 6, and in iOS 7 it works pretty much the same way – but with some little differences.<p>As in iOS 6, there are two different ways to make text speakable on an iOS device. But before we do that and discuss how to do it, let’s …

How To Turn Automatic App Updates in iOS 7 On and Off

One of the most popular new features in iOS 7 is automatic app updates. I know there are many iPad and iOS users who have grown to hate the little red badge on the App Store icon that reminds you of how many app updates are available and the fact that you need to go deal with that.<p>The new automatic …

Apps

A Few Tricks All The New iOS 7 Users Should Know

At long last, iOS 7 has arrived. That is, it arrived for everyone who didn’t say “Developer? Oh, yeah, I’m totally a developer. Cough” and wiggle into the Beta months ago.<p>iOS 7 is a strange new land, especially on day one. Out with the gradients, in with the trippy fluorescents. Your favorite app? …

Apple's iOS 7 Now Available for Download

Apple on Wednesday rolled out iOS 7, the latest revamp of its mobile operating system.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c buyers guide

Everything you need to know before choosing your perfect iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c color, capacity, carrier, and more!<p>There are a lot of decisions …

What To Do If Windows Cannot Connect to the Printer

Adding a networked printer to your PC is usually as easy as having Windows's Add Printer Wizard detect it. But what do you do if Windows won't …

Wi-Fi

Password Protect Your Devices

Choosing not to password protect your devices is the digital equivalent of leaving your home or car unlocked. If you're lucky, no one will take advantage of the access. Or maybe the contents will be ravaged and your favorite speakers and/or secrets stolen.

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Get Organized: 5 Tips for Using Dropbox for Organization

These five simple strategies will help you get a little bit more out of your file-syncing and storage service, and keep it neat and tidy, too.<p>PCMag …

10 Tips to Speed Up Windows 10

Windows 10 is faster than the previous versions of Microsoft's OS, but you can still speed up your PC with our tricks.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Windows 10

How to Photograph the Moon

Photographing the moon can be tricky. Last year I had a go at it, and it was a complete disaster, with the moon looking like a big, bright, blurry …

Top 5 secret Siri tips: How to add, find, delete, and do everything faster!

Become an iOS natural language ninja with this these killer shortcuts and time-savers for Siri!<p>Yes, sure, Siri's had some lingering reliability …

Liquipel debuts Skins to protect your phone from physical damage

We've highly regarded Liquipel for its clever "watersafe" nanocoating, which has been known to give phones the same protection from liquids and other materials as an IPX7-certified device. That doesn't prevent physical damage from occurring, however, so the company's announcing Skins, its answer to …

US Cellular's shared data plans: here are the pricing details

It'll probably come as no shock to those who've been keeping even a loose eye on trends in the carrier space, but US Cellular is about to usher in its own take on shared data. Family plans have quickly become the norm, with data taking precedence over text and voice, and USCC's take on things looks …

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GOOGLE: If You Send To Gmail, You Have 'No Legitimate Expectation Of Privacy'

In a motion filed last month by Google to have a class action complaint dismissed, Google's lawyers reference a 1979 ruling, holding that people who turn over information to third parties shouldn't expect that information to remain private.<p>From the filing (emphasis added):<p>Just as a sender of a …

The 100 Best iPhone Apps of 2018

Whether you received a new iPhone for the holidays or you just want to breathe new life into an older one, these are the apps you need.<p>PCMag reviews …

Apps

Lifeproof Nuud iPhone 5 Case

<b>Pros</b><p>Waterproof, dustproof, and drop proof. Relatively thin and light. Unhindered access to iPhone screen.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Narrow port opening. Headphone jack plug …

Did You Know...? (iOS Tips & Tricks)

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