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AnsweringMachine: the amazing voicemail experience iOS never had (until now)

iOS’ voicemail system has always had a lot to be desired. On the other hand, a new jailbreak tweak called <b>AnsweringMachine</b> aims to fill all the gaps …

Voice Mail

15 Reasons Why You Should Go to Iceland On Your Next Vacation

Consider this your must-see list.<p>There are plenty of practical reasons why Iceland is a great place to travel. You can fly there in less than six hours from the East Coast, the dollar remains strong against the Icelandic krona, and it's an easy layover on your way to Europe. But even if all those …

How Microsoft built a computer so good, even Apple wanted to copy it

They were there to launch the Surface Pro 3, the newest version of Microsoft's tablet.<p>"This is a big day," Nadella told Panay. "Let's get it right."<p>The pressure was on: The first generation of Surface tablets had performed so badly in the market, Microsoft had to take a $900 million write-down for …

Batteries

Elon Musk has Wall Street wrapped around his little finger

The ease with which it raised the funds (and the fact that its shares rose 5% the week of the sale), shows how easily Tesla is able to use Wall Street to do its bidding.<p>Plenty of people I've spoken with in the auto industry are astounded that a profitless company, one that struggled to build 50,000 …

'Captain America: Civil War' cast faces off over musical beers

In this month’s <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, the Marvel superheroes square off over the question of whether to officially align themselves with the …

The world’s most expensive flight costs $38,000 — one way

Etihad Airways’ new route connecting Mumbai and New York City via Abu Dhabi has the distinction of having the most expensive ticket in the world for …

9 Tricks That Will Change How You Use Your iPhone

Forget hammers and screwdrivers — iPhones are the most important tool of our times. But do you wield yours like a pro, or do your thumbs fumble its …

Lautus is a tweak that lets you clear app caches using 3D Touch

Over time, apps accumulate cache files that will take up valuable space on your device. Since iOS devices don’t have upgradeable storage, users of …

Apps

How to reset your Apple ID security questions and answers

You’re asked to set up security questions for your Apple ID when you set it up, and they’re used to help you recover your Apple ID account in case it …

Security

Master your Mac with these tricks and shortcuts you didn't know you needed

Sometimes a mouse or touchpad just isn't fast enough when you're approaching deadline. Sometimes you want to be able to quickly switch between …

How to save only your most treasured iMessages in OS X

When it comes to the Messages app, saving all your iMessages can be a good thing, letting you go back in time and see the delightful conversations you’ve had with your loved ones or even just checking to see where you’re supposed to meet up on Friday.<p>Of course, there might be a few of them, …

iMessage

The importance of your Mac's battery condition and how to check it

Apple’s portable Mac notebooks like the MacBook, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro are all powered by Lithium-Ion batteries, and these batteries don’t …

MacBook Air

4 Tips to Record Amazing Video of Fireworks with iPhone or iPad

We’ve shared some tips to take great pictures of fireworks with iPhone before, but fireworks are obviously in motion, so perhaps the best way to …

Time-lapse Photography

How to clean iOS junk files and cache

This feature looks at how to clean iOS and remove unwanted junk. Discover how to clear out files, remove memory hogs and delete cache items. Your …

iOS

The 50 best burger joints in America, ranked

Our friends at Foursquare dug through their troves of user data to compile the list. Because the site now allows users to save and favorite venues they love, Foursquare was able to track down which burgers diners are raving about most across America.<p>To create this list, Foursquare included the …

Los Angeles

How to share your iPhone photos with AirDrop

You know the drill: everyone gathers around for photos, and then everyone <i>in</i> the photos says, "Hey, can you send me those?"<p>Now comes the hassle of sending a bunch of text messages and/or emails -- provided you have all the necessary phone numbers and email addresses, of course. That's how most of us …

Mariah Carey invites doubters to sing in the shower with her

A private concert with Mariah Carey? Yes, please.<p>During an interview with the <i>Associated Press</i> ahead of her residency at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, …

8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.<p>Here are eight websites that let you book luxury hotels for less.

Hospitality

Floyd Mayweather eyes Las Vegas jackpot against Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather is not often called Junior these days, which is a pleasing development for a 38-year-old father of four who is responsible for the financial well-being of an entire sport as well as his adopted city. (Even his publicist calls him “Mister” in public.)<p>From the garden of his echoing …

Boxing

The WWE's First-Ever Female Trainer Is Ushering in a New Golden Era for Women Wrestlers

Sara Del Rey spent ten years kicking ass in indie wrestling before heading to the big league, where she's reinvigorating a tired network, building bold characters, and turning popular notions of women's wrestling on their head.<p>In a February live special of WWE's <i>NXT TakeOver,</i> Sasha Banks, the Diva …

Manny Pacquiao's Chances of Beating Floyd Mayweather Are Better Than Ever

When Manny Pacquiao steps into the ring to finally face eternal rival Floyd Mayweather on Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, he'll do so as the underdog.<p>Odds Shark has backed the undefeated pound-for-pound king to win by decision ever since the fight was first announced, …

Apple Expected to Announce iPhone 6 in Early September, With Launch Later in the Month

Rumors and past release date info have thus far pointed towards a September launch date for the iPhone 6, which has now been confirmed by a reliable source that spoke to <i>MacRumors</i>.<p>Mass shipments of the iPhone 6 from China to the United States are expected to occur during the last two weeks of August …