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How to AirPlay to two HomePods on iPhone & Mac (without AirPlay 2)

Though AirPlay 2 with support for multiple HomePods won't ship until later this year, there are ways to use multiple HomePods with your iPhone and …

AirPlay

MX Guarddog review: Filter spam for your domain-based emails for free!

Are SPAM, malware, viruses, phishing the bane of your email management existence? MX Guarddog kills it all with ease and for free!<p>There's an old …

Google Apps

How to download old versions of apps from the App Store on an older iPhone or iPad that can't run iOS 11

Apple hasn't totally left old iPad owners behind. In addition to still signing the last iOS releases for those devices, you can still download …

iOS

Study: Dogs Bite Anxious People More

If you’ve ever been nervous around a dog and told to just be calm because dogs can “smell fear,” you know that that advice is about as effective as …

Psychology

YouTube TV now available natively on Apple TV

Less than a day after the announcement, YouTube TV is now available on Apple’s tvOS platform. The cable-cutter streaming TV service starts at $35/month, with no contracts, and allows users to stream TV from their iPhone and now, Apple TV.<p>Before, customers wanting to watch the service on their Apple …

Smart TV

Eddy Cue confirmed as SXSW keynote speaker, likely to talk Apple’s TV plans

SXSW, the popular annual event that features film, music, media, and tech conferences and festivals, has announced its latest round of featured speakers for this year which includes Apple’s own Eddy Cue. While Apple has played its original content efforts close to the chest so far, Cue might shed …

Smart TV

Want a Lucrative Side Hustle This Year? Read This 1 Book Immediately

Time to make that paper.<p>The podcast Don't Keep Your Day Job with Cathy Heller showcases creatives who make a living doing what they love. It tells the stories of people who have figured out how to pursue their life's purpose and get paid for it (it was also, incidentally, the #1 podcast in the "New …

Entrepreneurship

The cost of mining Bitcoin in South Africa vs other countries

According to the <b>International Business Times</b>, which published the group’s data, the consumption required to mine a Bitcoin was averaged from three …

South Africa

The best indoor HDTV antenna

<i>By Grant Clauser</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending more than 20 hours …

Shopping

Relax, Dog Flu Isn't Coming to Take Our Precious Doggos Away

It’s not bad enough that the flu virus is tearing the human species a new one this winter. No, it has to go after the only good thing left in our …

Public Health

Linux creator slams Intel for crappy Meltdown/Spectre patches

Intel’s had a (mostly) crappy start to the year, thanks to the revelation of Meltdown and Spectre, two major security flaws affecting a wide range of its processors that are present in hundreds of thousands of devices around the world. It’s working to release fixes for them, but Linux creator Linus …

Linus Torvalds

Watch the First Footage of a Tesla Semi in the Real World

Just two months after its official unveiling, the Tesla Semi is really really real.<p>A UPS worker in California last week captured the first known …

Tesla Semi

With TeamViewer 13, sharing your iPhone screen is easier than ever!

Tired of talking your way through iOS tech support sessions? TeamViewer lets you view remote iOS screens.<p>So you're a tech support guru, or... you're …

Cape Town confronts looming 'Day Zero' water crisis

Taps in the drought-hit South African city could be turned off by April 21.<p>Like many others in Cape Town, Sandra Dickson has no other option but to get creative.<p>"We catch water from our showers in buckets, and throw it into our toilets," Dickson, who has been living in the South African city for …

South Africa

Issue in Google's Cast-enabled devices, including Chromecast causing home Wi-Fi outages, router crashes

Google's Chromecast and Home devices are reportedly causing issues with some owner's Wi-Fi networks, with the Cast-enabled hardware like the Google …

The Gifted's Epic Season Finale Promises a Mutant Civil War and a New Hellfire Club

Looking back on <i>The Gifted</i>’s first season, it’s charming to think that at one point in time, we assumed the show was about a new generation of heroes …

Transform any blinds into smart blinds with this easy automation kit

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Home Automation

Apple highlighting subscription apps w/ free trials in new App Store section

As it continues to showcase new types of content in the App Store, Apple has recently started highlighting popular subscription applications with free trials. The new section is located under the “Apps” section in the App Store and aptly titled “Try It For Free.”<p>In the section, Apple is currently …

Apps

Cord-cutting: I pulled the plug and kept my live sports. Here’s how.

As any fan knows, there are varying and distinct levels of sports allegiance, ones that require varying levels of financial commitment. If checking the standings online every morning is Sports 101, breaking down the pick and roll is Basketball 200. Calling out a nickel defense is Football …

Televisions

Philips Hue lights will sync with music and games on your PC

Philips' team-up with Razer is just the start of Hue-to-PC syncing. The lighting behemoth is preparing to launch a Hue Sync app that will let you sync games, movies and music on any Windows 10 PC or High Sierra-equipped Mac. While the exact functionality is under wraps, it's easy to imagine turning …

CES 2018: First Alert's New HomeKit-Enabled Smoke Detector Doubles as AirPlay 2 Speaker and Assistant

First Alert at CES 2018 has introduced the Onelink Safe & Sound, its latest smoke and carbon monoxide detector for smart homes.<p>iPhone and iPad users can control the Safe & Sound with Siri or Apple's Home app thanks to HomeKit compatibility. The two-in-one detector can also be controlled with First …

CES Unveiled 2018: HomeKit accessories dominate the show floor [Video]

Every year, the Consumer Electronics Show kicks off with an event called CES Unveiled, a preview of some of the newest products that will be on display at the show. A brief walk around the booths at this year’s Unveiled revealed that accessory makers are doubling down on smart home products in 2018 …

Home Automation

First Alert’s Safe & Sound HomeKit smoke alarm doubles as an AirPlay 2 music speaker

First Alert’s Onelink smart and carbon monoxide alarm (review) was the first to hit the market with support for Apple’s HomeKit, and now First Alert is out with an interesting new version.<p>Unveiled at CES 2018, Onelink Safe & Sound is a new version that includes a built-in music speaker. The current …

Home Automation

Apple's Secret Weapon For Entering the Streaming Video Market

If they roll out their video streaming service, at no additional cost, to all Apple Music subscribers, they will have an instant platform for their content.<p><i>With Apple entering the streaming video business, what can they do to compete with all the other streaming services out there? originally</i> …

CES 2018: Tech preview of the show's coolest new products

<b>All aboard the (self-driving) bus - next stop, CES: Las Vegas' annual gigantic tech fest.</b><p>About 4,000 companies - many of them start-ups - are arriving in town this weekend. Over the coming days, they will reveal new products, secure orders and hopefully provide a taste of the future at the trade …

Startups

Microsoft releases PowerShell script to check if your PC is vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre

In the wake of the Meltdown and Spectre chip bug revelations, people around the world are wondering whether or not they are affected. Bearing in mind …

Information Security

Meltdown and Spectre are wakeup calls for the tech industry

It's not hyperbole to say that Meltdown and Spectre CPU vulnerabilities are a disaster. They affect pretty much every processor used over the past two decades and practically every device. In the right hands, they could reveal things like passwords and other secure information. While many companies …

Microsoft responds to AMD and Intel processor exploits, now rolling out emergency fix

A few short hours ago, we noted that Microsoft was planning on releasing an emergency Windows Update to address the ongoing security concerns with …

Civilization 6 on iPad is a marvel

<i>Civilization 6</i> was recently released on iPad, which came as something of a surprise. Publisher Aspyr Media had made no previous announcements. This is not some lite version of Civ stripped down for touch-screen, mobile implementation. It’s the whole game. It’s the first time a full Civ game has …

MobileMiner Lets You Mine Cryptocurrency Like Bitcoin On iPhone Without Jailbreak

If you are reading this, then you are likely already well aware of the way cryptocurrency is getting a lot of attention right now, with Bitcoin in …