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Thursday October 18, 2018. 09:13 PM
Leonid Bershidsky writes how you can avoid Google data collection by not using the company’s two biggest tools: Search and Chrome. Ditching Chrome and Search, however, is an easy way to reduce the amount of information Google gets, essentially without users’ informed consen...
We have a deal on the Flyington Selfie Drone. It shoots 720p HD photo and video, with real-time camera transmissions to iPhone or Android device. But it’s also built to flip, roll, and slice through the air, and also features one-key auto landing. It’s $69.99 through our...
You can search for songs in Apple Music based on their lyrics in the Music app on your iPhone or iPad.
Every year Apple retail stores celebrate The Big Draw 2018 festival, a worldwide celebration of drawing held every October.
I came across this article via The Loop. It’s an article written by Matthew Cassinelli, a member of the Shortcuts (née Workflow) team, about how he powers Reminders with Shortcuts. When it comes down to it, what Reminders provides for Shortcuts (and you) is really a nice,...
It’s called Presenter Mode, and here’s how to turn it on.
Adam Christianson from the Maccast and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on Apple’s just announced October 30th media event in New York City, plus they debate which is a better upgrade: iPhone XR or a used iPhone X.
The company is widely expected to announce new iPad models at the event, and some hope there will be new Macs, too.
Sam Byford writes how China rips off the iPhone and continues to fragment the Android market with new operating systems and knockoffs. For the unfamiliar, Chinese phone software can be garish, heavy-handed, and quite unlike anything installed on phones that are popular...
Mr. Albayrak filmed himself accessing certain accounts and tried to blackmail Apple
I love how LEGO inspires creativity, and I’m always impressed with the amazing new things people create with the bricks. That’s why I’m a so excited about the latest Ideas kit that’s about to be released: the LEGO Ideas Pop-up Book. It was submitted by Grant Davis and Jason...
Pixelmator Pro 1.2 for the Mac is out with macOS Mojave Dark Mode support, along with new Automator actions.
Within macOS, you can actually check the ink or toner levels in your printer without having to get up and walk across the room to the device (perish the thought!). We’ll tell you how in this Quick Tip.
In this episode, Bryan Chaffin and Jeff Gamet make an announcement about ACM. They also talk about the cool horror of BostonDynamics’s twerking dogbot. Oh, and Facebook Portal…please. No. Just, please no. The also take a look at some listener email.
The clues are all there. Apple has a mind to move its Macs to the A-series CPU. We discussed this at length on our TDO podcast recently. And now, Ming-Chi Kuo of TF Securities has confirmed it. Mike Wuerthele at AppleInsider reports: “Kuo also predicts that Mac models will...
4K/UHD TV is emerging as mainstream. It has proven advantages and is here to stay. If you’re planning to make the leap, this article will help you get started.
Wednesday October 17, 2018. 09:04 PM
An Austrian computer repairman has amassed what is possibly the world’s largest Apple collection, and it’s currently for sale. Over the years since he began working for a company that repaired Apples in Vienna in the 1980s, Roland Borsky’s collection has grown to roughly...
Smart Folders are kind of a hidden feature of macOS, but can greatly help you manage and organize your files. Here’s how to get started.
BostonDynamics is pressing with the tough job of creating our replacements (may their reign be long and merciful), and released a new video to show their progress. You might remember the dogbot that can open the doors leading to what you hoped was a safe place to hide....
The Drafts Mac beta is available to download. Drafts is a productivity app for iOS that lets you do multiple things within a single app. Type out something and tweet it, post to Facebook, send it as an email, add it to Calendars, Reminders, and more. To get started with...
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