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Monday January 7, 2019. 12:00 PM
Wemo unveils new single-pole and 3-way switches include native Apple HomeKit support at CES.
The turn of the year is when we take stock of our habits and strive to do better. Many people pledge to improve their health with diet and exercise. Others make a commitment to the environment, like composting. For some, this is the year they’ll finally quit smoking.But...
Sunday January 6, 2019. 08:35 PM
LG will ship its first 8K UHD OLED and LCD TVs in 2019, and nearly all will get a boost in processing power. Two-fold in some instances.
Apple and Samsung are friends again. In an announcement ahead of this week’s CES, the two former rivals have announced that an iTunes Movies and TV Shows app will launch on Samsung Smart TVs. Samsung says the app will launch on 2019 Smart TVs in the spring and it will...
Friday January 4, 2019. 01:00 PM
After years and years of prognosticating doom and gloom for Apple, the analysts finally got it right: iPhone sales are slumping. It was bound to happen sooner or later, and there was enough smoke to suggest that Apple’s quarter would be a dumpster fire for iPhone sales....
Business-ready features and an uncluttered interface make the PDFelement Pro 6 PDF editor a joy to use.
All anybody is likely to be talking about for the next week or so is Apple’s admission that it’s going to miss its guidance for the first quarter of 2019. We won’t get any more information until the company’s next quarterly financial results, due out on January 29,...
By cutting out broadcast and sports networks, the Philo streaming TV service provides cord-cutters lots of channels for not a lot of money.
Thursday January 3, 2019. 08:55 PM
This budget-priced robot vacuum from Eufy gets new features while remaining affordably priced.
Apple’s new year isn’t off to a great start. Instead of celebrating another stellar quarter, Apple CEO Tim Cook wrote a lengthy letter to investors warning about subpar iPhone sales and an overall dip in revenue to the tune of about $6 billion. That mean Apple is only...
Added in iOS 9, Wi-Fi Assist recognizes when you’re connected to a Wi-Fi network, but have a poor or erratic signal. When this happens, Wi-Fi Assist kicks over automatically to cellular for foreground apps to keep data flowing. This feature is enabled by default.Wi-Fi...
Yesterday Apple revised down its guidance for the fourth calendar quarter, admitting that—due to a variety of factors—the company had “fewer iPhone upgrades than we had anticipated.” Apple now expects its revenue to be down about 5 percent from the same quarter the...
Big changes for cord-cutting lay ahead in 2019.
I’m on the record with my hopes and dreams for the Mac in 2019; for my money, it’s going to be a huge year of change on the Mac side. But what about on iOS, home of Apple’s two best-selling products, the iPhone and iPad?Not to worry. I’ve got hopes and dreams there...
Wednesday January 2, 2019. 11:33 PM
Trading for Apple stock halted briefly on Wednesday afternoon as Tim Cook issued a letter providing revised guidance for the company’s first-quarter 2019 earnings estimates. The new estimates are as follows: Revenue of approximately $84 billion Gross margin of...
As a long-time Mac user, I once had to rely on Key Caps, an early Mac helper that would show you where special characters hid on a keyboard. Holding down Option and Shift-Option would reveal the secrets of π and ‰ and accent marks.That feature never disappeared, though it ...
The cord-cutter awards: How the best streaming services and devices got better in 2018.
Disney+ details: The shows, the movies, pricing, and more.
Tuesday January 1, 2019. 04:00 PM
It’s the first day of a new year so let’s take a look at what the future looks like for…“Apple's Future Looks Rotten.” (Tip o’ the antlers to 5cat, Tibor, Brian, Bill and Alberto.)Oh. Well. There you go. That was quick. Thanks to Gizmodo’s Brian Clark Estes for ...
The weatherized Soundcast VG5 pumps out the bass that's so often lacking in outdoor speakers. But it's truly for outdoor or large spaces, not the average indoor space.
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