Yasmine Brickland

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AppleWatch - Preorder

April 10, 2015 11:45 AM ET<p>by: Bryan Tropeano<p>The Apple Watch is probably the most talked about item of wearable tech that we have seen this year and …

Apple Watch

Why You Don't Really Want An Apple Watch (Yet)

The Internet is overflowing with Apple Watch reviews today in anticipation of the start of pre-orders for the Apple wearable later this week. Some reviews are glowing, while some are rather tepid. The mixed reviews are just one reason that you probably shouldn’t rush out to be the first on your …

Shoppers First Impressions of the Apple Watch - Consumer Reports

The Apple Watch went on sale on April 10, and promptly sold out, though that might have been as much a factor of supply as demand. Apple also started …

Nevermind the iWatch--You Want an Apple II Watch!

Apple's smartwatch, colloquially called the iWatch, promises to be a highly capable computer that fits around your wrist. It'll be commercially …

11 surprises I learned about the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is a mystery device: that's because it's still not on sale, and few people have worn it yet. I've been wearing Apple's upcoming watch for a week and a half, and even after writing a whole review , I'm still discovering surprises. The Apple Watch, being something extremely new, has …

The Apple Watch is a misunderstood bridge to the future

The first Apple Watch reviews came out this week, and they weren't great.<p>Reviewers did praise the design and the way it lets you leave your phone in your pocket more, and blogger John Gruber had a great non-cynical take on the "taptic" communications, which lets you send little taps and a …

Artificial Intelligence

Apple Watch preview: around the world - Telegraph

The best Apple Watch apps: from fitness tracking to mini games

By Aimée Bradshaw<p>Apple Watches have a multitude of uses – whether it's tracking your heart rate, allowing you to take calls (quite literally) on the …

Apps

Top iOS news of the week: iPhone market share dropping, Apple Watch, iOS 8.3

Android this week had the release of the Apple Watch and iOS 8.3, iPhone share dropping globally save for China, and a new case from Mophie that adds …

The Secret Life of Yo-Yos

The modern version of the toy is practically unrecognizable, an Object Lesson.<p>The man behind me in the queue was trying to be helpful: “It’s true, though, right? They are used as weapons in Asia. I go there a lot and I’ve seen them do it—they’re lethal.” He made a sudden gesture, like Spiderman …

Yoyo

What do you think of Apple’s decision to discontinue the iPod nano & shuffle? [Poll]

A new medical study suggests that children who listen to portable music players are three times more likely to suffer hearing loss than those who don’t …<p>expand full story<p>Home security cameras have been made way easier to access with HomeKit solutions like D-Link Omna and Logitech Circle 2, but …

JBL SoundFly Air wireless speaker with Apple AirPlay (Refurb.): $29 shipped (Orig. $140)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Harman Audio offers the JBL SoundFly Air wireless speaker with Apple AirPlay in refurbished condition for $139.99. Apply coupon …

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OWC’s iFlash Gives New Life to Your iPod Classic

- Apr 7, 2015<p>If you can’t bear to give up your iPod Classic, even though its hard drive may be damaged or not functioning properly, there’s good …

Apple's Watch: Another Great Team Story

Apple has always loaded the odds in its favor. Every big, audacious project that it has pursued — the Macintosh, Lisa, Newton, iPod, and the iPhone – have had one thing in common: all have had a great team behind them. A recent article in Wired, by David Pierce suggests that the Apple Watch has had …

Apple's New MacBook: Making a Sacrifice for Ultrathin Design

Here's why you might not want to buy a new MacBook just yet.<p>In a famous “Saturday Night Live” sketch from 2005, Steve Jobs, parodied by Fred Armisen, announces that current iPods are obsolete. He replaces them with the all-new iPod Micro, which immediately gets replaced by the iPod Pequeno. That …

Apple Watch, meet your iPod ancestor

Does the Apple Watch feel familiar? It should. Apple had a product that fit on your wrist. It was called an iPod.<p>2011 feels like yesterday to me, but it was four years ago. Lots of things were the same: Marvel movies were still popular in theaters. The MacBook Air looked the same as it does now. I …

Apple updates iTunes, declares 2009 MacBook Pros obsolete - (Apr 09)

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 …

FOMO makes it hard to resist ordering the Apple Watch right away

The Apple Watch became available for preorder on Friday morning and within six hours, nearly every model was already backordered to at least June.<p>Is …

Here's What The Apple Store Looks Like On Watch Launch Day

Some retail watchers were expecting a significant update to the retail stores as Apple enters the luxury business. But aside from some new benches displaying the watches, the stores are just as you remember them.<p>Today, the Apple Watch finally landed in the company's retail stores — and it was sort …

Tim Cook Visits Palo Alto Apple Store Wearing Custom Apple Watch

With Apple Watch being all the rage right now, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook decided to step into the iconic Palo Alto Apple Store in California to check in …

5 Magazines for the Game of Thrones Season 5 Premiere

Game of Thrones returns to HBO this Sunday, April 12. The epic series is based on George R. R. Martin‘s books, collectively known as A Song of Ice and Fire<i>.</i> It was announced that Martin will no longer be writing for the show so he can focus on finishing the next book in the series,The Winds of …

Game of Thrones

The MagMaker’s Guide to Private Group Magazines

Collaboration is important to us at Flipboard and we understand that you sometimes don’t want to share with the whole wide Web. What if you only wanted to share with your family, colleagues or best friends? Lucky for you we’ve just announced private group magazines. Any groups of people with shared …

5 Magazines to Celebrate National Craft Month

It’s time to shake off that winter hibernation and set aside time for your favorite arts and crafts because March is National Craft Month! Pick up your knitting project you started last year or try something else entirely new; the goal is to do it yourself. Creating things with friends and family …

Crafting

Creative Ways to Organize Your Flipboard Magazines

You’ve got an amazing cover, detailed description and your mag title is flawless. What else can you do to spice things up and give your profile a personal touch? The difference between just flipping articles and <i>curation</i> is an awareness of what’s in a collection and how it’s presented.<p>Adding …

Social Media

5 Magazines for Black History Month

As February comes to a close, so does Black History Month. Even though 28 (sometimes 29) days is too short, BHM serves as a way to remind us of the many achievements of African-Americans, and underscore how much work remains in the name of equality. Like Grantland’s Rembert Browne noted, it’s a …

Black History

Off the Runway: 5 Magazines for Everyday Style

Secret’s out: the real fun at New York’s Fashion Week is far from the runway. Each season, the sidewalks swarm with the city’s most photogenic bloggers, editors and models. From Milk Studios to Midtown, it’s a sight to behold—and you don’t even need an invite.<p>Alongside street style shots from The …

Fashion Week