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Friday May 17, 2019. 12:14 AM
Former head of M16 Sir Richard Dearlove urged the British government to reconsider allowing Huawei access to the UK’s 5G network.
Thursday May 16, 2019. 11:33 PM
Apple once made a music video mocking Windows 95. It was shown internally at Apple in the fall of 1995 when the software was released. Cult of Mac dug it out, and it is amazing. Called Winsongs 95, it features parody musical hits such as U Can’t Use This, Killing Me...
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Dutch bank ING revealed earlier this month that Apple Pay Netherlands is launching soon. Debit card service Maestro has entered beta status for Apple Pay. The Netherlands is one of the most populous countries in Europe that is still awaiting Apple Pay.
The latest report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) shows the U.S. iPhone installed base is slowing down.
OSXDaily has been a lifesaver lately. I’ve been annoyed at my Logitech Slim Folio Pro keyboard, because the rigid rubber bumpers on the corner make it difficult to take a screenshot using the buttons. Then came this article saying you can take screenshots with a keyboard...
How much do you spend each month on subscriptions? Each year? The number is only is going up. In a recent Wall Street Journal column, Joanna Stern looked at ways we can all cut out the unnecessary subscriptions in our lives. The assortment of services is harder to keep...
Andrew Orr and John Martellaro join host Kelly Guimont for a deeper dive into the new and “improved” Apple TV app on tvOS and iOS.
Apple rose to third place in the Fortune 500 Companies list, up a place from the year before, and beaten only by Exxon Mobil and Walmart.
Apple celebrates Global Accessibility Day by sharing the story of Rachael Short, a fine art photographer who shoots exclusively with an iPhone.
Former Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts has joined Airbnb’s Board of Directors, a move that leaves some scratching their heads.
The Eurovision song contest is taking place in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Saturday. The annual competition features a variety of musical entries from across Europe and…err…Australia. Obviously. The official Eurovision app has a variety of features, including a shop to buy the...
Valve’s Steam Link is back on the App Store, this time maybe for good. The Android app launched in May 2018, but when Valve submitted it to the App Store, Apple rejected it, citing business conflicts. The Steam Link app brings desktop gaming to your iPhone or iPad. Just...
Apple Developer Academy 2019 is open for applications. 400 students will be chosen to win free training in Naples, Italy, and receive a free iPhone and Mac.
SpaceX has postponed its Starlink project due to high winds Wednesday night. Starlink is Elon Musk’s plan to provide global, low-cost satellite internet. Sixty Starlink satellites have been packed into the nose cone of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket that’s waiting to launch. ...
Carbon Copy Cloner users recently noticed a warning that ONE file, /private/var/db/fpsd/dvp, isn’t being backed up. Here’s why. (tl;dr. It’s not a problem.) This Apple discussion explains the situation for this user: Carbon Copy Cloner gives me an error when I finish backing...
It’s time to take a look at Apple’s revised version of the Apple TV app. John walks us through the app and subscription management.
Wednesday May 15, 2019. 11:39 PM
Spotify’s special deal is back: Get Premium Spotify for just US$1 for three months. Regular prices will take effect after that.
Today President Trump has issued a national emergency over threats against American technology. A ban is expected to follow that will stop U.S. companies from doing business with Chinese company Huawei. In a statement, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders wrote ...
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