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Following rejection, Phil Schiller says Apple is working with Valve to bring Steam Link to iOS

Earlier this week, Valve said that Apple had rejected its Steam Link application for iOS, despite initially approving it earlier this month. Now, in an email sent to a handful of frustrated Steam users, Apple senior VP Phil Schiller is addressing the situation…<p>In the email, first shared on Reddit, …

App Store

After dropping $18,000 worth of phones, these are the toughest

We all know that feeling. You're walking along the street, answering a text message, when someone bumps you, and your phone goes flying onto the concrete. Will your phone hold up, or will it crack under the pressure?<p>At Tom's Guide, we test phones to see which is the fastest, which has the best …

Mobile Technology

The Best Women’s Thru-Hiking Gear of 2018

Ditching weight means going farther faster.<p>Sierra Designs High Side I Tent ($280)<p>This petite 2.4-pound package is a breeze to set up. And even in a windy late-October Arkansas deluge, the featherlight aluminum poles held securely and kept testers dry.<p>Buy Now<p>Jetboil Flash Stove ($100)<p>Faster than …

Camping

Superstar Limo: The story of Disney's "worst attraction ever"

We can all take some comfort that even Disney, with all its money and creative resources, can fail.<p>Take for instance, Disney's epic failure, a …

Walt Disney Company

Study confirms this method of repelling ticks really does work

Outdoor enthusiasts: Here's a bit of good tick-fighting news just in time for Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start of summer. A new U.S. …

Disease

In the lab with Slime Sealants

The oldest name in flat protection is still getting its hands dirty<p>When Stan’s tire sealant was introduced in 2001, the tubeless concept was barely …

Mountain Biking

From Win32 to Cocoa: A Windows user’s would-be conversion to Mac OS X

From the archives—One PC user ponders switching sides as Windows seems to lose its "wow."<p>Ten years ago around this very time—April through June …

Software

MacTrast Deals: Ultraloq UL3 Bluetooth Fingerprint and Touchscreen Smart Lock

• Home<br>• Deals<br>• MacTrast Deals: Ultraloq UL3 Bluetooth Fingerprint and Touchscreen Smart Lock<p>Chris Hauk - May 26, 2018<p>The Ultraloq UL3 Bluetooth Fingerprint …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple could be secretly working on an ARM-based, touchscreen computer

According to a report from 9to5 Mac, Apple is at work on an entirely new line of computers under the codename “Star.” Distinct from products like the …

Apple

These U.S. Media Sites Have Gone Dark in Europe as New GDPR Rules Kick In

Europeans hoping to read the <i>Los Angeles Times</i> this mornings were out of luck. So were those who peruse the <i>Chicago Tribune, New York Daily News,</i> and</i> …

Genealogy

Forgotten Element Could Redefine Time

A lot can happen in a second; you could meet a stranger, snap your fingers, fall in love, fall asleep, sneeze. But what is a second, really — and is …

Physics

10 Strange Facts About Historical Figures

History is defined by people and their actions. The following historical figures have ultimately helped to change the course of history, influencing …

List-Worthy

Centuri Inc: The King of Licenced Arcade Games

The story of Centuri starts well before the Golden Age of arcade gaming. It was launched from the ashes of Allied Leisure formed by Ron Haliburton …

Retrogaming

SmoothLife

"Generalization of Conway's "Game of Life" to a continuous domain - SmoothLife"<p>Written in Python using numpy and explained (hopefully) without too …

Deep Learning

LaCie DJI Copilot backs up your photos and videos, without needing a computer

When it comes to portable, computer-less media backup, there are precious few options. Gnarbox sprang into life to address this very need, raising …

Gear & Gadgets

The future of Mac could look a lot like iOS

The future of Mac could look like iOS. That’s the findings of a new report that examines Apple’s new Star project, which is said to be in the …

Touchscreens

Some MacBook Pro shipping dates slip to June 6, hinting at WWDC refresh

Delivery dates for Apple’s 13-inch MacBook Pro without Touch Bar have recently slipped to June 6. This marks the end of WWDC 2018 and could indicate that refreshed models are coming soon.<p>Spotted by <i>Mac Observer</i>, the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and 15-inch models are still shipping in as fast …

Apple

App Roundup: FL Studio 20 for Mac, Spark 2, Evernote, Procreate Pocket 2, more!

The wide and varied world of software, there are new apps joining the iOS and Mac App Store ranks all the time, while existing releases receive …

Apps

The 10 best free iPhone games of the week

After a slow few weeks, the App Store roared back to life over the past couple days with some of the more interesting mobile games of 2018 so far. …

Mobile Devices

How GDPR is affecting the games you love

The tech world has been bracing for a new set of European privacy rules that go into effect: the General Data Protection Regulation, better known as GDPR. Companies will have either changed how they handle their EU users' personal data or face serious fines. The regulations are intentionally broad, …

Privacy

Apple ‘Star’ might be an ARM-based MacBook with a touchscreen display and LTE support

Apple is supposedly developing a new kind of laptop or tablet device that features a touchscreen display, an ARM processor, and 4G LTE connectivity. …

4G LTE

iPhone to unlock hotel doors, act as virtual transit card after iOS 12 update

The iPhone 6 was the first iPhone to come with a built-in NFC chip, needed to handle Apple Pay transactions. Apple’s mobile payment solution came …

Apple

Build Your Own Network with These Portable Encrypted Devices

Details<p>Color: Blue/green<br>• Adjustable silicone strap<br>• Fractal antenna<br>• Weatherproof PC/ABS and anodized aluminum body<br>• Bluetooth-LE<br>• 1-watt UHF radio<br>• Micro-USB …

Micro USB

New materials, heated under high magnetic fields, could produce record levels of energy, model shows

Imagine being able to power your car partly from the heat that its engine gives off. Or what if you could get a portion of your home's electricity …

Magnetism

Nasa's Golden Record may baffle alien life, say researchers

It was launched to the stars as a portrait of humanity: an alien’s guide to life on Earth and the wonderful, rich culture of its dominant species.<p>But the Golden Record, blasted into space by Nasa in 1977, may deliver an entirely different message to any extraterrestrials who happen to encounter the …

Paranormal

iOS 12 Rumors, Features, Beta Release Date [Everything We Know So Far]

Here are iOS 12 beta download, rumors, features and release date details that we know about Apple's next firmware so far.<br>[ Continue reading this over …

New Tumbleweed Head Badge + 52HZ Frame Bags - BIKEPACKING.com

Tumbleweed released some really sharp new head badges as well as custom Porcelain Rocket 52hz frame packs for their Prospector bikepacking …

Bikepacking

Snow, the Korean Snapchat clone, now has its own version of Animoji

Using just your camera<p>If you’re over Snapchat because of the countless redesigns and re-redesigns but Instagram’s filters don’t tickle your fancy, there’s a Korean app called Snow that takes all of the beloved features and combines them into a super cute camera app. Snow has been around for a …

Mobile Photography

India’s Largest Digital Wallet Has Been Accused Of Handing Over User Data To The Government

The Paytm data-sharing controversy is a moment of reckoning for India’s startup ecosystem as users demand more transparency about how their data is shared with the government.<p>Paytm, a digital wallet used by more than 230 million users in India to make cashless payments, shared with the Indian …

India

Apple Promotes Powerful Privacy Tools For iPhone, iPad, Mac Users In GDPR Response

Apple didn’t need to do anything to meet the stringent requirements of the new EU law, called General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which came into force on May 25 – it already practised such good privacy hygiene that its existing precautions already passed the new obligations. However, it …

Privacy