Americans think robots will take their jobs, closing iPhone apps to save battery life, Microsoft no longer loves Bitcoin, pay your credit card through Echo, and The iMom could be your children’s future.
Analysts love to speculate over what Apple will come up with next, sometimes with wildly inaccurate results.
Facebook makes everybody emotional, ads appear on the Windows 10 lock screen, Apple wants to make the iPhone impossible to hack, Siri is coming to Mac, and bullying robots looks like fun.
Apple actually admits it messed up, Smartwatches overtake Swiss watches, Sony offers PSN for free to everybody, Medal of Honor footage mistaken as real, and Portal goes head-to-head with Half-Life.
Apple stands up for personal privacy, the original Popcorn Time gets resurrected, Kanye West learns the price of piracy, Sega gives games away on Steam, and play Pong on your Apple Watch.
Google retires Picasa after 14 years, your iPhone has bad memories of the 1970s, Netflix goes all in on Amazon Web Services. the Nigerian scam no one will fall for, and jamming with Google Translate.
The Pirate Bay streams movies, Twitter is evolving into Facebook, Facebook usurps Kevin Bacon, The Malware Museum travels back in time, and Tim Cook sells the iPhone camera short.
Error 53 can kill your iPhone, Google uses ads to deter terrorism, Yahoo Games is no more, The Frinkiac is a search engine for The Simpsons, and the robot golfer who scored a hole-in-one.
Apple moves beyond the iPhone, Foursquare plans your next vacation, GoPro and Periscope are a match made in Heaven, the Microsoft executive caught using an iPhone, and a rapper and a physicist argue about science.
Visiting this website on a smartphone could cause a crash, and people are sending it around as a prank.
Why sell or throw away your old smartphone when there are so many ways for you to reuse it? Some of those reuses might be more creative than you thought. Here are some ideas.
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Disney has revamped and re-released the Star Wars iOS app, but it’s not the only mobile companion on the App Store.
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Mozilla has killed Firefox OS on phones, unmasking the creator of Bitcoin, everything wrong with the iPhone Smart Battery Case, Donald Trump hates the Internet, and the plight of Instagram Husbands.
If you see an advert in an iOS app, it probably isn’t an iAd.
In the past, accessibility has been seen as optional or a nice “bonus” feature, but that view is outdated. Here are 10 apps that make life easier for a wide variety of iPhone users.
iOS 9 requires a six-digit passcode, but you can change it back to four digits if you prefer the convenience.
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Facebook empathizes with poor people, CBS brings Star Trek back, Chrome OS isn’t going anywhere, James Bond refused to use an Android, and watch a documentary about female coders on YouTube.
Also, the $250 OnePlus X looks really nice but the buying process is Kafka-esque, Google Play now allows $400 apps, iPhone alarms are failing people, and GoPro’s experimental drone takes great footage.
Verdicts on the new Apple TV, Google forms a ring around the world, Facebook culls Candy Crush Saga invites, Snapchat speeds up, slows down, and rewinds your videos, and watching iPhones drown is oddly satisfying.
Shooting down drones invading your privacy, messaging strangers on Facebook, abandoning Android for iOS, advertising Twitter on TV, and the world’s slowest Rube Goldberg machine.
When you find yourself without a charger, you can use this quick tip to squeeze a few more hours out of your battery.