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Apple to Fix Telugu Character Bug Causing Devices to Crash in Minor iOS Update

Apple has confirmed that a fix for a recently discovered bug that causes apps like Messages to crash on iPhone, iPad, and Mac has been included in iOS 11.3, macOS 10.13.4, watchOS 4.3, and tvOS 11.3, updates that are currently being beta tested ahead of a release this spring.<p>Furthermore, Apple told</i> …

Apple Cider Vinegar Is the Wonder Serum That Can Do Way More Than You Realized

Apple cider vinegar is commonly used as a home remedy for everything from weight loss to hiccups to sore throats. After hearing a brief synopsis of apple cider vinegar's benefits, it sounds like there are few things it <i>can't</i> cure. But before you start throwing back ACV in massive doses, remember …

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How to Encrypt Files and Folders in Ubuntu

Encryption is something everyone should take seriously on any platform. You might think you’re more secure on Linux than you are on Windows, or even …

Your iPhone Can Be Hacked With a Modified Charger

It might pay to be more careful about where you juice up your phone—because a team of researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology have put …

Black Hat

iOS 7 may include AirDrop wireless file-sharing feature

[UPDATED] Crunching The Numbers: Can Intel's Haswell Graphics Run Your Favorite Video Games?

I fired up Codemasters’ new racing game <i>GRID 2</i> this weekend, and the usual barrage of splash screens was preempted by Intel‘s iconic 4-note chime and the words “Intel HD Graphics” emblazoned on my screen. It’s clear that with their fourth-generation Core processors (code-named “Haswell,” the …

This Terrifying Video Shows How Dangerous It Is to Film Tornadoes

As long as there are storms, there will be storm chasers, and the footage they get is always equal parts soul-chilling and awe-inspiring. Yesterday, …

Google announces a new Gmail inbox on web, iPhone and Android

Google today announced a completely redesigned Gmail inbox for the desktop and mobile, that lets users easily browse through various kinds of emails …

iPhone Apps Update - Scrabble, Angry Birds Space, Guitar! by Smule

Now AAPL Stock: The symbol you provided (<b>"AAPL"</b>) doesn't appear to be registered<p>Cirrus creates Lightning-headphone dev kit<p>Apple supplier Cirrus Logic …

iPhone 5S Display Rumored to Carry Twice as Many Pixels as iPhone 5

Chinese site <i>WeiPhone.com</i> reports [Google translation, via <i>Unwired View</i>] that Apple will make a significant change to the display of the iPhone 5S, doubling the number of pixels to roughly 1.5 million. The device will reportedly also see a narrower bezel, although it is unclear exactly how that would …

Apple wins patent on proximity-based iPhone volume settings - (May 28)

Now AAPL Stock: The symbol you provided (<b>"AAPL"</b>) doesn't appear to be registered<p>Cirrus creates Lightning-headphone dev kit<p>Apple supplier Cirrus Logic …

Apple's Plans for New Flagship San Francisco Store Receiving Criticism

Earlier this month, Apple filed plans for a relocated flagship retail store in San Francisco, proposing to close its existing store at 1 Stockton Street in favor of the new store three blocks north directly on Union Square. The filing was accompanied by a press release from city officials touting …

Briefly: Portrait+ released by ArcSoft, Blockbuster iOS app update - (May 28)

Now AAPL Stock: The symbol you provided (<b>"AAPL"</b>) doesn't appear to be registered<p>Cirrus creates Lightning-headphone dev kit<p>Apple supplier Cirrus Logic …

Google+ for iOS gets enhanced photo capabilities, Google Offers in update

Google on Tuesday rolled out Google+ number 43, the designation assigned to the company's latest iOS app, which brings a host of new features for …

Apple's Cook explains 'one-a-year' iPhone strategy, hints at future models at variable price points

At the D11 conference on Tuesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook explained why Apple doesn't release a host of iPhones with varying features like other major …

Briefly: Google+ updates on iOS, Mionix Avior 8200 gaming mouse - (May 29) | MacNN

Now AAPL Stock: The symbol you provided (<b>"AAPL"</b>) doesn't appear to be registered<p>Cirrus creates Lightning-headphone dev kit<p>Apple supplier Cirrus Logic …

New Macs, modernized iOS expected to appear at Apple's WWDC

Though there won't be a new iPhone or iPad unveiling at Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference, the company is expected to unveil new Mac …

4+ Ways To Secretly Hide Messages In Pictures

Advertisement<p>What is the difference between privacy and secrecy? When something is private, you don’t mind if others know it’s there, as long as they …

Photo Finish With The Best: 8 Photography Contests You Can Win With Your Best Snap

Advertisement<p>Contest. That word has a charm of its own. Ever since the days of the cavemen right till today’s Olympics, the brave and the meek have …

Ghostly Ship Graveyards from Around the World

Where do boats go when they die? Sometimes they end up in vast ship graveyards, sometimes craggy, foggy places where ships have met their doom, and …

Did Microsoft Just Kick Apple Out of the Living Room?

If you want to see what the Apple TV will look like, I hope you were tuned to Spike at about 1 p.m. Eastern today, because we got a pretty solid …

The Camera Collection That Shot Some of the World's Most Famous Photos

William Eggleston is a photographer who rose to prominence in the 1970s for his photos of American life, many of which are now iconic. Those decades …

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Conquering Everest

Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain, was named after Sir George Everest, who was the surveyor-general of India and the first to produce …