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Tuesday October 30, 2018. 07:02 AM
John Martellaro and Andrew Orr discuss today’s Apple Media Event, “There’s More in the Making,” with host Kelly Guimont.
The question of managing spoofed caller ID came up last week, and this week we’ve got answers. Also, how do you deal with applications that lose their icon? We’ll help! We’ve also got a lot more than that, too, including other questions, quick tips, Cool Stuff Found, and...
Siri is a fairly good AI, but the fact that it stumbled on some basics is a source of disappointment for John.
Monday October 29, 2018. 10:55 PM
Apple is rolling out the official release of iOS 12.1 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on Tuesday with Group FaceTime and eSIM support, and more.
Dr. Catherine Pilachowski is a professor of astronomy at Indiana University in Bloomington. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. in Astronomy from the University of Hawaii. Her principal research interests include the evolution of stars and the chemical history of the Milky Way...
The U.K. will launch the world’s first digital tax which will take effect 2020. It’s expected to generate at least £400 million every year.
It seems that people don’t upgrade phones as often as they used to. More expensive phones, fewer carrier subsidies, and the death of two-year contracts may have led to this. Carriers in recent years have offered less-generous promotions and separated the cost of a phone from...
Dave Hamilton and Jeff Gamet join Kelly Guimont to discuss Dave’s new iPhone and the hints at what to expect tomorrow at the “There’s More in the Making” event.
Amatas reports that an iOS 12.0.1 bug lets anyone obtain access to your photos by doing a special bypass at the lock screen. People believe that this smartphone brand is extremely secure, but it is now emerging that all iPhone users are vulnerable to a distrustful partner, a ...
We have a deal on a 1-year subscription to Parallels Access. This software lets you view and control your desktop computer from an iPhone or iPad. And, it allows you to use touch to control everything where you’d normally use a keyboard and mouse or trackpad. You can get a...
Work experience programs like this are legal, but they do have limitations based on the number of working hours.
Redditor u/wexford001 made a neat wallpaper generator shortcut. It uses the Apple logos (all 370 of them) that Apple created for tomorrow’s event. Every time you tap the shortcut it generates a random image based on your device. There are both white and black versions, in cas...
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A workaround that many blogs are telling readers is to change the Apple Watch region settings. But this is a pain in the a$$.
Apple Pencil 2, expected to be announced at Apple’s October 30th media event, will likely include a side button and gesture support.
Apple will reportedly release iOS 12.1 on October 30th, which is the same day as its “There’s More in the Making” media event.
iFixit tore apart Apple’s new iPhone XR, and what’s inside shows it really is the best value for your money.
iOS 12.1 keeps offering up more clues saying we’re about to see an iPad Pro refresh. The latest comes in the form of a device icon tucked away in the code. 9to5Mac’s Guilherme Rambo notes: A new icon found within iOS offers a more detailed view of the 2018 iPad Pro, which we...
Saturday October 27, 2018. 12:30 AM
Linksys announced the Velop Plug-in, a smaller version of its Velop mesh nodes. The idea is to make it less expensive to extend your mesh Wi-Fi network than using all tower nodes, which is how Velop was launched. The Plug-ins can be plugged straight into a wall outlet, and...
Friday October 26, 2018. 11:49 PM
One of my favorite casual iPad games is Hidden Folks, so of course I’m excited there’s an update out with new areas to explore. The update adds five new beach areas with more than 60 items to find. You get the same whimsical art and fun sound effects, and clues to help you...
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