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Sunday November 8

The After Math: Pop culture phenoms

Quentin Tarantino is taking some serious flack this week for his comments on the #BlackLivesMatter debate. As such, we're taking a look at some other franchises that are sure to get your geek blood pumping harder than the first time you listened to G...

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Judge dismisses employee ‘bag check’ lawsuits...

A federal court judge has dismissed a pair of proposed class action lawsuits against Apple by its retail employees, who argued the company's anti-theft policies incurred lost wages, reports Bloomberg. U.S. District Court Judge William dismissed the suit with prejudice.

This means Apple won’t compensate as many 12,400 former and current employees from 52 stores throughout the state a few dollars a day for time spent over a six-year period having their bags and Apple devices searched at meal breaks and after their shifts. Workers were free to choose to avoid searches by not bringing bags with them, Alsup said in the ruling. 

“It is undisputed that some employees did not bring bags to work and thereby did not have to be searched when they left the store,” he said.

In July Alsup ruled that f ex-employees who filed the suit in 2013...

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Judge dismisses Apple Store employee 'bag check...

A California federal judge on Saturday tossed out a class action lawsuit brought against Apple by employees claiming the company's anti-theft measures, specifically "demeaning" bag checks instituted in 2009, resulted in lost wages.

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Saturday November 7

California judge dismisses class action suit against...

Nearly a year ago, a federal judge dismissed a class action lawsuit Apple employees filed against the company for wages they lost while standing in bag-check lines for 10 to 15 minutes before and after their shifts. The case, however, lived on in California. Until today, that is. According to a report out of Bloomberg, a San Francisco judge has today sided with Apple in the case, saying employees could have easily avoided the checks.

The case would have seen Apple compensating as many as...

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Brydge: A tale of good customer support

When a new gadget fails the knee-jerk reaction is one of anger. You paid good money for something and you expect it to keep working forever. The reality is that no matter what the device may be, a certain percentage of them will fail. When that happens the response of the customer support folks can go a long way to making the unhappy customer get back on board.

See the AWT review of the BrydgeMini keyboard

This happened to me recently. The BrydgeAir keyboard for the iPad Air 2, which I have been very happy with, died completely. It worked one day and the next morning wouldn’t power on at all. Charging it didn’t change things, the unit was totally without power.

I went to the Brydge web site and filed a complaint as instructed. A few hours later I was contacted by customer support via email for more information, and we went back and forth a couple of times.


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The enduring appeal of the iconic Zippo lighter

Cool Material:

Here we are, some 83 years later, and the Zippo brand continues to thrive. Why? Well, there are a number of reasons—a determined founder, some clever ad placements, war—but one that shouldn’t be overlooked is collectibility, which is something Zippo has catered to—both knowingly and unknowingly—since its earliest days.

My father(s) all had Zippos and as a kid, it was a treat to be allowed to light their cigarettes (it was a different time) with one of them. They were Canadian sailors and had Zippos that were custom made with the name and image of their ships on them. I haven’t used a Zippo in a dozen years but I can still hear the click of it opening and closing in my head.


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BrydgeMini: An Apple World Today Top Pick

BrydgeMini Photo©2015, Steven Sande

One of the toughest assignments for an iPad keyboard manufacturer to face is trying to make a keyboard for the iPad mini. The tiny tablet usually forces designers to cram keys too close together, move seldom-used keys to unfamiliar locations, or even make the keyboard case larger than the mini in order to accommodate the keys. When Brydge asked if I'd like to review the new Brydge for iPad mini 1, 2 & 3 (US$129.99, affiliate link), I jumped at the chance since I was impressed with their BrydgeAir Keyboard for iPad Air 1 & 2. Let's take a look and see how the smaller sibling of that 5-star keyboard case fares.


The basic design of the Brydge for iPad mini — AKA BrydgeMini —is quite similar to that of the BrydgeAir in that the keyboard acts...

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Apple TV (2015) vs NVIDIA Shield Android TV –...

Today we’re comparing the forth generation Apple TV to the NVIDIA Shield. These are quite possibly the two best set top boxes out right now. I won’t be going into every little detail here, but instead the things that are most important for myself. But before we get in-depth with either option, let’s take a look at specifications between the two…


First up, we have the fourth generation Apple TV which packs a dual-core A8 processor, 2GB of RAM, either 32 or 64GB storage options, and also an HDMI 1.4 port (and yes that means no 4K video this time around, but maybe next year)....

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JBL Pulse 2 vs Marsboy Orb: Bluetooth speakers at...

If you are looking for some differentiation in your Bluetooth speakers, the JBL Pulse 2 ($199) and the Marsboy Orb ($30 after SPDJVX3R code) offer varying degrees of light show to accompany your music. While the JBL Pulse 2 is essentially a very good Charge 2+ with a light show wrapped around the outside, the Marsboy brings a base model Chinese brand speaker with a LED...

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9to5Toys Lunch Break: T-Mobile iPhone 6s/Plus $100...

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: TwitterRSS FeedFacebookGoogle+ and Safari push notifications.

Today’s can’t miss deals:

T-Mobile is discounting iPhone 6s/Plus by $100 when bought on an installment plan or outright

Apple iPad mini 4 Wi-Fi 64GB in all colors: ...

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Apple has 43.6 percent of U.S. smartphone...

Apple was the top smartphone manufacturer in September with 43.6 percent of U.S. smartphone subscribers, according to new data from comScore (, a global media measurement and analytics company. That’s down half a percentage point from June.

Samsung ranked second with 27.6 percent market share, followed by LG with 9.4 percent (up 1.1 percentage points from June), Motorola with 4.8 percent and HTC with 3.3 percent.

Android ranked as the top smartphone platform in September with 52.3 percent market share (up 0.7 percentage points from June). iOS followed with 43.6 percent, Microsoft with 2.9 percent, BlackBerry with 1.2 percent and Symbian with 0.1 percent.

According to comScore, 192.4 million people in the U.S. owned smartphones (77.4 percent mobile market penetration) during the three months...

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Gadget Ogling: An Emotional Keyboard, a Puzzling...

To communicate online in 2015 is to have at least a passing awareness of emoji -- the colorful symbols that are endemic in social media and text messages. Inputting emoji into a post or message from a computer is often awkward, though this item might help.
EmojiWorks has a physical keyboard which, at the touch of a modifier -- think ctrl, alt or command -- you can use to type emoji. A skintone changer lets you bring each icon in line with recent diversity adjustments to the various emoji images. Users can choose 47, 94 or 120 emoji to input.

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Facebook blocking all mentions of competitor

The question here is, is Facebook protecting its users from spam, or are they taking action to prevent a potential competitor from gaining a foothold?

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The week in Apple news: iPad Pro, iPhone 7 rumors, 4...

Apple headlines for the week ending Nov. 6, 2015

Everybody’s wondering, will the iPad Pro ship on November 11? Only the folks at Apple know, though Apple Senior Vice President Eddy Cue showed off the iPad Pro at a recent conference.We’ll see what happens next week. In the meantime, catch up on all the important Apple headlines in this slideshow. Just click the link to get more information on a story.

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This week on AppleInsider: Apple TV & 4K iMac...

AppleInsider this week took a crack at reviewing not one but two major new Apple products, while the rumor cycle again turned to the long-term with possible details of iOS and iPhone upgrades, the Apple Car, and live content plans.

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Free Apple SuperDrive and 50% off AppleCare with 13...

For the next 9 days, AI readers can take advantage of a pair of exclusive deals that deliver a free Apple SuperDrive and 50% off AppleCare with Apple's early-2015 13 MacBook Pros and MacBook Airs. Plus free shipping and no sales tax in 48 states.

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Friday November 6

How a Mobile App Firm Found the XcodeGhost In the...

SpacemanukBEJY.53u writes: A Denver-based mobile app development company, Possible Mobile, had a tough time figuring out why Apple recently rejected its app from the App Store. After a lot of head scratching, it eventually found the XcodeGhost malware hidden in an unlikely place — a third-party framework that it had wrapped into its own app. Their experience shows that the efforts of malware writers can have far-ranging effects on the mobile app component supply chain.


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Apple retains US smartphone lead as LG reports...

Apple's iPhone was again the top smartphone in the U.S. market for the third quarter of 2015, according to analytics firm comScore, but Korean company LG was the only manufacturer to enjoy sequential gains.

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‘Shot on iPhone 6’ photographers surprised with...

Apple’s Shot on iPhone ad campaign was largely deemed a huge success, with the campaign taking home the top prize at the Cannes Grand Prix festival over the summer. Separately, a photo featured in the campaign won its own Cannes Lions award. Now, Apple is rewarding those photographers who had their iPhone-shot pictures featured in the campaign.

Apple today has surprised Shot on iPhone photographers with physical photo books featuring the images featured in the campaign. Participants in the ad campaign are receiving packages with the photo book, as well as a pair of plain white gloves, presumably meant to wear while the handle the cloth photo books. The books are all white and titled “The Gallery.”

One photographer who received a book, Brendan Ó Sé, of Cork, Ireland, said the books...

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Apple's Eddy Cue talks over-the-top Apple TV...

In newly released footage of Eddy Cue's recent interview with CNNMoney, the Apple exec offered a few more details about the company's vision for the living room, specifically discussing the role apps will play in freeing consumers from traditional viewing habits.

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Apple's iPad Pro up for preorder at MacMall...

After Sam's Club spilled the beans on Apple's iPad Pro release date earlier on Friday, authorized reseller MacMall is now showing preorder availability for the big-screen slate expected to ship on Nov. 13, complete with early-bird discounts.

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Apple sends 'Shot on iPhone 6'...

In a thank you to photographers whose pictures were used as part of Apple's "Shot on iPhone 6" ad campaign, the company is sending out special coffee table books containing a page-by-page collection of selected works and their respective installations seen on outdoor billboards around the world.

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Now Facebook Users Can Tell Their Music Stories

Facebook on Thursday announced Music Stories, a feature in its iPhone app that lets users post links to music they like with comments. Clicking the link will launch a 30-second preview of the music, which is streamed from either Apple Music or Spotify. Listeners then can purchase the music from the service or save it to their account there. Facebook plans to add other streaming services to the feature. There was no word on whether it will offer Music Stories in its Android or Windows Phone apps.

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MacMall already has iPad Pros on sale with modest $...


iPads officially go on sale next week and AppleCare training started today but Apple reseller MacMall is the first US retailer advertising offering the iPad Pro and they’ve already marked prices down modestly $12/SKU.   MacMall, unlike Apple, takes Paypal and only collects sales tax in CA, NY, IL, WI, MN, CO, TN, NC and GA which can save a significant bit of change.

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Eddy Cue talks Apple’s rumored web TV service &...

CNN Money has today shared the second part of its interview with Apple SVP Eddy Cue. In the first part of the interview, shared last week, Cue noted of how the Apple TV has graduated from the “hobby” stage and sold more than 20 million units. While sales of the new fourth-gen box are unclear at this point, Cue did hint at some future features come to the device in part two of the interview, as well as  Apple’s ultimate goal with the tvOS platform.

The current state of cable TV, as CNN notes, is in somewhat of a disastrous and outdated state. Cue, however,...

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Google buys iOS video app maker Fly Labs to boost...

Google on Friday announced plans to bolster its Google Photos team with the purchase of Fly Labs, developers behind four iOS apps for making quick video edits on the go.

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Apple now has 32 percent of the streaming TV...

One week after the fourth-generation Apple TV went on sale, Apple now has a bigger share of the market than Amazon, Roku, and Google according to Slice Intelligence. With the addition of the new Apple TV, Apple has the largest share of the streaming TV hardware market, at 31 percent, followed closely by Amazon, at 28 percent.

Among those who had purchased a TV streaming device over the past two years, most of them bought an Apple TV. However, the vast majority had not bought an Apple set-top box, Roku, Chromecast, or Fire TV during this period. The research group — which bases its data on his panel of three-million-plus online shoppers — also notes that:

While the average person who buys an Apple product spends $788 per year on Apple gear, those who bought the latest Apple TV spent $1,161 in the same period....

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AWT News Update: November 6, 2015

Lots of fun Apple news for a Slow News Friday®:

  • The Apple TV is now the leader in the streaming TV hardware market
  • Rumors -- could Faraday Future actually be Apple, Inc?
  • Instagram testing 3D Touch-able ads

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Notable apps and app updates for November 6, 2015

On a regular basis, Apple World Today posts a list of notable new apps or app updates that have been released. They may not necessarily be new, but they're popular and deserve mention. Here are today's picks for iOS and Mac OS X:

iOS Apps/Updates

Ahh, it's finally Friday. Time to sit back, relax, and perhaps enjoy a frosty brew (insert warning to drink responsibly here...). So let's get a little silly and look at some beer-related apps for your iOS devices. 

First up is the best -- and maybe only -- beer social network, Untappd (free). It's a check-in network for anyone who enjoys beer, giving you a way to search for local craft beers and bars, and what beers are recommended. You can track all of the beers you try, rate them, take photos, and send 'em to your friends. The more you try different beers and locations, the more badges you can...

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Opinion: With Apple TV 4’s open app platform, some...

While the new fourth-generation Apple TV advances Apple’s entertainment box in many areas including universal search, Siri  input and a whole App Store for the first time, much of week one with Apple TV 4 has been about what you lose when moving from Apple TV 2 or 3.

The list is uncomfortably packed for a device that had three years to advance since its predecessor hit the market: missing Bluetooth keyboard and iPhone/iPad Remote app support for easier text input, Apple Watch’s built-in Remote app doesn’t recognize it yet, the Podcasts app hasn’t moved over, and the Photos app is exactly the same (no iCloud Photo Library) despite the newer iCloud Music Library feature making the cut for Apple Music.

There’s also the oddity of each channel being pre-installed on older Apple TVs while new Apple TVs ship with only iTunes, Music, and Photos apps installed. If I were gifting a family member a new Apple TV...

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Rumor claims new electric car maker Faraday Future...

A mysterious electric car maker called Faraday Future -- backed by large resources -- could be a front for Apple, a report speculated on Friday.

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FunBITS: Preparing for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

Star Wars fans are champing at the bit for the first new Star Wars movie in a decade. Managing Editor and Star Wars fan Josh Centers explains how you can scratch your Star Wars itch with your Apple devices.


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No Time to Respond to Email? Let Google Do It

Google this week unveiled Smart Reply for Gmail on iOS and Android. It uses machine intelligence and neural networks to suggest up to three possible responses for incoming email, based on the content of those emails. The system learns from users' responses to suggestions to fine-tune its offerings. It has a repository of 20,000 Smart Replies that will continue to grow with time, said Google spokesperson Emma Ogiemwanye. Smart Reply will be available in English in Google Play and Apple's App Store.

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Instagram reportedly testing ads with 3D Touch...

Instagram is reportedly testing new ads that will take full advantage of being integrated with Apple’s platforms including the new 3D touch pressure sensitive touchscreen feature and its payments service Apple Pay, Digiday reports.

The integration of Apple Pay and 3D Touch, a new feature introduced with the iPhone 6s that allows pressure sensitive touchscreen interactions, is reportedly being tested as an expansion of Instagram’s recently launched “Shop Now” feature:

It has even run tests with restaurants to sell menu items right from the Instagram feed, without the need to click off the app’s main feed, said an ad agency source familiar with the test.

Some of the shopping tests incorporate features like Apple’s force touch screen feature, which lets consumers apply pressures in their clicks to...

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Hacked Apple TV runs native tvOS browser

That didn't take long.

Dutch developer jvanakker hacked the new Apple TV to run a native tvOS web browser. Here's Apple's website on the fourth-generation Apple TV:

Sadly, this app wouldn't be allowed on the tvOS App Store since it uses a private API based on Apple's UIWebView class. The browser, which can be looked at as an interesting proof of concept, lets users scroll through pages with the Siri Remote, with a press on the center of the touch surface bringing up a cursor for clicking. 

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The Week in iOS Apps: Google wants to know: Who...

Who's Down?

This week’s roundup includes a new invite-only app from Google that lets you and your friends know “Who’s Down” for some fun. Read on!


Chatbaka is pitched as a safe way to send SMS messages while you’re driving: Just open the app, hit the “record” button, dictate your text, and send it. The message is sent as both text and voice recording. Question: Do you need this app when you’ve already got Siri? Chatbaka’s developers hope so: The latest release includes new features to more easily shift the app into “drive mode” and to choose chat recipients.

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Apple might enable your iPhone with a secret way to...

If you carry around sensitive information on your iPhone, you could soon have one less reason to panic.

This week Business Insider reported that Apple has filed a patent to activate “panic mode” when unlocking your iPhone using a designated finger. Once your iPhone is unlocked using the secret panic mode method, the device would automatically limit access to personal information, reset the device altogether or activate preset actions.

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Hydration made easy with WaterMinder for iOS

One of the big health tips that's been going around for the past few years is to drink more water. A surprising number of us go around in a slightly dehydrated state, which can cause a number of issues. Drinking more water can keep your stomach feeling full and keep you from snacking, help keep your skin more supple, prevent infections and kidney stones, and more. The problem is that it's hard to remember to keep drinking water. That's where WaterMinder for iOS (US$1.99) comes in handy.

After loading and launching the app on your iPhone, you're asked if you wish to link it to the iOS Health app. If you do, it will also ask if you with to share information from and to the Health app. Your age, weight, gender and other information will be automatically entered into WaterMinder, at which point it creates a target goal for you in terms of ounces of water to drink per day....

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Apple singles out shopping apps in new iOS App Store...

Apple added a new Shopping category to the iOS App Store on Friday to collect mobile banking, marketplace and coupon apps -- including those that accept Apple Pay -- in one easy to browse location.

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10 Days Only: Free AppleCare & Free Apple...

In an effort to best last year's holiday deals, AI one of Apple's authorized resellers are teaming up to offer Free AppleCare, a Free Apple SuperDrive, and cash discounts on a handful of Late-2015 15" MacBook Pros (including both key retail configurations), or a Free Apple Super Drive and up to 80% off AppleCare with the remainder of the 15" MacBook Pro lineup.

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Is Apple positioning Apple Music’s Connect as Vevo/...

It’s no secret that Apple has had a hand in producing video and other content for artists since launching its new Apple Music streaming service. While we’ve known it has been hosting videos for artists using its own video player inside Apple Music, Apple quietly started adding an embed button to the video player that takes it out of Apple Music and makes it sharable across the rest of the web. The feature is notable for a few reasons and could mean big things to come for Apple, video, and its relationship with YouTube and other competitive music and video services…

The new sharing option began appearing sometime in recent weeks as new videos from Drake and the company’s latest Apple Music ad featuring Kenny Chesney included an embed button on Apple’s usual video player. It’s currently hidden,...

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New Apple TV hacked to run makeshift Safari browser

A new YouTube video (embedded below) showing the first browser designed for the new Apple TV has been published. The app uses a private API to render web content, so it’s not likely you’ll be seeing it on the App Store any time soon, but the project is open source and can be downloaded by anyone.

The browser takes advantage of the Siri Remote bundled with the new Apple TV hardware to navigate websites. Pressing the glass surface on the remote switches between two modes.

The first allows the user to scroll by flicking the glass, while the other mode displays an arrow that can be moved freely around the...

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Instagram testing next-gen ads leveraging Apple...

Facebook-owned Instagram is reportedly testing ads that exploit two of Apple's most recent technologies, 3D Touch and Apple Pay, as part of a broader effort to reap more cash from the photo-sharing service. [Updated with Instagram denial]

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Apple launches new Shopping category in the App...

Apple has enabled a new category on the iOS App Store designed to help shoppers find apps for specific retailers. The Shopping category is now rolling out worldwide and includes apps from companies including Apple, Target, eBay. and Groupon.

As the inclusion of these apps demostrates, the section can be used to track down not only products, but also deals, coupons, and auctions. Previously such apps were grouped into the Lifestyle section, which wasn’t the best fit as that also included apps with a wide variety of purposes ranging from...

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Apple's iPad Pro pegged for Friday, Nov. 13...

Apple's jumbo-sized iPad Pro is set to launch in one week, on next Friday, Nov. 13, according to retail chain Sam's Club, which has begun accepting preorders on its website.

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Carbon Copy Cloner: What’s your plan when your Mac’s...

Thanks to Carbon Copy Cloner for sponsoring The Loop this week. What’s your plan when your Mac’s hard drive dies? Plan ahead and get back to work in minutes with a Carbon Copy Cloner bootable backup. CCC—the app that saves your bacon.

Jim’s Note: I’ve used this app for many years. I trust and love it.

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Roundup: The best apps and games for the new Apple TV

The Apple TV has been available for a week now and the tvOS App Store is estimated to include over 1,000 apps, with more coming online every day. There’s a pretty good selection of titles, with a heavy focus on gaming. Developers are still figuring out how to use the touchpad Siri Remote in interesting and new ways but the initial launch is promising for sure. We’ve rounded up our favourite apps and games for the new Apple TV so far …

Top Apps And Games For The New Apple TV
Battle Supremacy: Evolution

My current favorite Apple TV game, Battle Supremacy: Evolution. You play as a transforming mecha unit and speed through beautiful-scenery like futuristic cityscapes, mountains and more. The vehicle can swap between being a tank, a drone or an airplane and...

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Rumor: iPad Pro to arrive in stores on Friday, Nov....

Sources tell Apple World Today that the iPad Pro will be in stores on Friday, Nov. 13, instead of Wednesday, Nov. 11, as previously rumored. Actually, stores will have the super-sized tablets on hand the 11th, but won’t release them to consumers until the 13th, says our source.

The new date aligns with Apple’s convention, and the fact that new Apple products generally go on sale on Fridays. Pricing for the iPad Pro starts at $799 for the 32GB with Wi-Fi model and $1,079 for the Wi-Fi + Cellular 128GB model. The iPad Pro comes in three metallic finishes including silver, gold and space gray.

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iPad 2 still most used iPad model, early adoption...

iPad 2 was still the most commonly-used iPad in October, despite the numerous other models shipped since 2011, according to a study published on Friday by analytics firm Localytics.

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9to5Toys Lunch Break: Apple Watch pre-owned from $...

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Today’s can’t miss deals:
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GameStop Black Friday...

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Opinion: Apple rumors can be valuable forecasts of...

Theo Levey’s early iPhone 6 render wasn’t perfect, but it was usefully close

Reporting on future Apple products isn’t easy — it’s actually one of the biggest challenges in the world of technology journalism. Back in April 2011, The Verge’s predecessor (This Is My Next) ran a much-discussed report on the “iPhone 5,” which was claimed to be teardrop-shaped, with an enlarged, gesture-sensitive Home Button, and a bezel-less 3.7″ screen. NFC, inductive charging, and a speaker and sensors hidden behind the screen were also said to be possibilities for the new iPhone. Not surprisingly, the report lit up the Internet, generating a lot of attention (and over 500 comments) for a fledgling web site. Though some people were skeptical, accessory makers...

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Dear first-generation sex robot ...

A life-size rubber doll named Roxxxy is on display during the Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010.

Computer Love is a semi-regular column exploring the weird world of human sexuality in the 21st century.

It appears we're...

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Some users complain of Touch ID slowness,...

This is why bug fixes exist.

An increasing number of reports have surfaced stating that iPhones running iOS 9.1 are experiencing Touch ID problems wherein Touch ID has become slow or unreliable.

The complaints are similar: users running iOS 9.1 find Touch ID either refuses to recognise a user’s fingerprint, has become highly unreliable or doesn’t even register a fingerprint pressed against it. Users have tried hard resets (holding in the power and home button for 10 seconds) and complete factory resets without any success.

The issue appears to be affecting a small number of users, but harkens back to issues with Apple’s iOS 8.0.1 update last year...

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Instagram reportedly testing ads that use 3D Touch...

Instagram ads have been around for some time now, but a new report claims the company is looking to boost the in-app shopping experience. According to Digiday, the photo-sharing app is testing 3D Touch and Apple Pay support for those ads from compa...

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US must make next move on Safe Harbor

The European Union expects the U.S. to make the next move in negotiating a replacement for the Safe Harbor Agreement.

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Updated Apple Watch estimates place unit sales at...

The current guesstimate is that Apple has sold almost 7 million Apple Watch units since the device’s launch in late April, thereby trouncing competing smartwatch products from firms like Pebble, Samsung and Motorola.

This figure comes from analyst Daniel Matte of Canalys, who said that “After experiencing significant supply chain constraints early on, Apple managed to overcome its production struggles with the Apple Watch and is building momentum going into Q4.”

A Canalys estimate published in July suggested that the company had sold 4.2 million units in the June quarter. Apple hasn’t published any official data however, and other analysts have...

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iOS 9.2 to bring Arabic support to Siri following...

Last week, Apple seeded the first beta of the upcoming iOS 9.2 release to developers, and we’ve discovered that the new update will add support for Arabic in Siri. Apple previously built in the fundamental elements of understanding Arabic to iOS by adding Arabic support to the Keyboard Dictation and QuickType features in iOS 8 last year. Apple adding Arabic support to Siri follows up on Apple expanding its retail presence to the United Arab Emirates by opening up a pair of flagship stores in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

A local YouTube video shows off examples of...

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The inside story on getting an app in the Apple TV...

Matt Braun is an indie developer who busted his ass to get his game, SketchParty TV, up and running in time to be in the Apple TV app store in time for the day one rollout. Great story.

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Searching for Bollywood on the new Apple TV

Kathy Gibson gives some insight into searching for content on the Apple TV. Good read.

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Opinion: Five hardware lessons Apple could learn...

I know, it’s almost a blasphemous headline, and I can feel the comments system bracing itself for impact even before anyone has read a word of my arguments. Especially as Apple has engaged in lengthy lawsuits against Samsung for copying its own features.

But while Apple doesn’t blindly copy, it does learn from other companies, and it does so all the time. Indeed, you could say it’s one of the key things that sets Apple apart in the tech world: it doesn’t scrabble to be first to market with new technology. Apple instead sits back and watches, looks at what other companies do and then figures out how to create a better version.

Touch ID is a classic example. Fingerprint readers have been around forever in laptops, and Motorola put one into a smartphone – the Atrix – way back in 2011. But early fingerprint readers...

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How to power on and navigate your 4th-gen Apple TV...

With a compatible gaming controller, the new fourth-generation Apple TV can be used just like a traditional game console, powering on and navigating across the entire tvOS platform. Here's how it works.

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Macworld: Gaming on the Apple TV

Andrew Hayward, writing for MacWorld, digs into the gaming experience on the Apple TV. Worth reading.

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Cable CEO angry HBO hasn’t cracked down on streaming...

A subtle behind the scenes war between cable companies and HBO/Netflix, all over password sharing. Fascinating.

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The best wired exercise headphones

By Lauren Dragan

This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. Read the full article here.

After considering 145 sport-specific headphones and testing 82 of the best-reviewed and newest options, ou...

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Use the old Apple TV remote with the new Apple TV

Kirk McElhearn tells you why you should be sure to keep your old remote around. Brilliant!

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The best game controllers for Apple TV

AfterPad takes a look at game controllers for your brand new Apple TV.

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Oh Samsung

Strange default behavior on the part of the Samsung Galaxy S4. Just odd.

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James Bond: World of Espionage offers awful,...

Free-to-play games often look appealing, but it’s difficult to know at a glance whether the business model is insidious and fun ruining, or reasonable and worth pumping a few bucks into. With Freemium Field Test, we’ll take a recent free-to-play iOS game, put it through its paces, and let you know if it’s really worth your time (and money).

With its daring stunts, explosive chase sequences, and tense shootouts, the James Bond film series is absolutely ripe for a video game adaptation—as the iconic GoldenEye 007 proved on the Nintendo 64 back in 1997. It seems logical that a game maker would seize the opportunity provided by this week’s release of Spectre to deliver a thrilling new interactive experience, but Glu Games’ World of Espionage for iOS isn’t exactly that. 

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For Tech-Savvy Teens and Tweens, TV and Music Still...

Although teens and tweens have more choices than ever when it comes to media activities, watching television and listening to music are their top preferences, according to a report Common Sense Media released this week. Among tweens, ages 8 to 12, watching TV was the top media activity, with nearly 62 percent saying they did it every day. For teens, ages 13 to 18, listening to music was the top media activity, with 66 percent of them saying they listend to music every day.

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The iPad Pro could reverse declining iPad sales...

Apple sold “only” 9.9 million iPads in its fiscal 2015 fourth quarter that ended Sept. 26. That’s down 10% from last quarter and down 20% year-over-year. However, the company says it remains optimistic about its tablet line and has high hopes for the upcoming iPad Pro. And new data from Gartner gives at least a bit of hope for a positive bump in tablet sales.

A survey by the research group found that 17 percent of consumer respondents in mature markets intend to buy a tablet in the next 12 months. The survey, which was conducted in May and June 2015, surveyed 19,000 consumers in the U.S., U.K., France, China, Brazil and India.

However, the survey found that less than one in five users in mature markets are planning to purchase or upgrade a tablet. The penetration of tablets has reached more than 66 percent of households in the U.S., with more than 25 percent of households having two or more tablets. Something...

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Apple contemplating huge campus of up to 4.15...

Nathan Donato-Weinstein, writing for the Silicon Valley Business Journal:

Apple Inc. and the city of San Jose are working toward a development agreement that would allow the Cupertino-based juggernaut to build a north San Jose campus of up to 4.15 million square feet, according to city records — an amount larger than Apple’s “spaceship” campus under construction in Cupertino.

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Survey: five percent of Japanese plan to buy iPad Pro

The iPad Pro is shaping up to be a hit in Japan. Five percent of Japanese consumers say they plan to buy Apple's super-sized tablet, according to a new survey by Mobile Marketing Data Lab (as noted by, a global investment newswire).

When initially asked whether they're interested in a possible November release of the iPad Pro, 23.9 percent of 2,203 respondents said yes in the survey, which was conducted between Oct. 30 and Nov. 1. Sixty-two percent of respondents who plan to buy the iPad Pro said they like its design, and forty-nine percent said they like the larger display.

The iPad Pro will reportedly go on sale Nov. 11, although this hasn’t been confirmed by Apple. Pricing starts at $799 for the 32GB with Wi-Fi model and $1,079 for the Wi-Fi + Cellular 128GB model. The iPad Pro comes in three metallic finishes including silver, gold and space gray.

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An Apple Car may sport a digital license plate; here...

Add another hire to the list of folks Apple has scooped up, reportedly to build an Apple Car. According to Electrek, hired a veteran software engineer with an expertise in fleet management software and especially digital license plates. If so, and an Apple-built car is a success, it could help states make and save money.

Before going to work at Apple as a “Secret Agent” on “special projects” according to his LinkedIn profile, Rónán Braonáin was director of engineering at Reviver, a stealth startup working on what he called “the world’s first digital license plate.” Prior to his stint at Reviver, Braonáin spent five years as a software engineer at BMW before becoming chief technology officer at Vision Fleet, a company offering electric vehicle fleet management software and financing to businesses.

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Tony Fadell, Steve Jobs, and the early talks about...

Nest’s Tony Fadell talks about self driving cars and conversations with Steve Jobs about building a car back in 2008.

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AppleInsider podcast reviews the new Apple TV, talks...

On this week's all-new AppleInsider podcast, Neil, Mikey, and Victor discuss the new Apple TV. Neil talks about the latest "iPhone 7" rumors, Mikey reviews the 21.5-inch iMac, and we tackle listener questions.

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Plex is a must-have personal media server for the...

Plex — the all-in-one, network agnostic media sharing server — has come to the new Apple TV via the tvOS App Store. Though the set-up process is a little com-Plex (snicker), this is a great solution for streaming your own media to just about any device you own. 

Plex comes in two versions. A free version of the media server software, and a $4.99 version called Plex Pass (more on that in a moment). Plex — even the free version — gives you one simple interface to organize all of your media: your movie and TV collection, your music library, and all of your photos and home videos. 

The media sharing platform also adds descriptions, plot summaries, posters, and album covers. It also pulls in information from the Web, including Rotten Tomatoes ratings, related content, trailers and more. The app also supports advanced search options allowing those with larger personal libraries to search by actor, director and genre, among others. Music receives similar treatment with...

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Ditch the man purse, go with the RFID Travel Vest...

Traveling with all my gadgets — such as an iPad Air, iPhone 6s Plus,, and more — once meant I carried a "man purse." No more. Now I travel hands-free thanks to the $135 RFID Travel Vest for Men from Scottevest. 

Yep, hands-free even though I often travel with LOTS of gadgets. I recently went to a meeting with my iPad Air, iPhone, 27-inch iMac, and more packed into my Travel Vest. Just kidding about the iMac. However, watching someone remove the maximum number of devices and accessories that you can pack into the vest is like watching a dozen clowns clamor out of a teeny "clown car."

How many pockets does the Travel Vest boast? Twenty-six. There are dedicated pockets for an iPhone, iPad, digital camera, keys, a water bottle, travel documents, USB/Bluetooth device, eyeglasses/sunglasses (replete with a cleaning cloth on an elastic cord), and more. What's more, the Travel Vest...

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Pebble Time Round starts shipping Sunday, on sale in...

Pebble has announced that its first circular smartwatch, the Pebble Time Round, will begin shipping on 8th November, and will be available in Best Buy and Target the same day, priced at $249.99. The watch offers significantly less functionality than the Apple Watch, but a much longer battery-life thanks to its always-on color e-paper display.

This Sunday marks the debut of the world’s lightest and thinnest smartwatch at Best Buy and Target stores in the US, giving customers a chance to see and feel Pebble Time Round in-person. Pebble Time Round will also be available online at,,, and


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Growing reports of Touch ID unlocks being slow or...

There have been an increasing number of reports from iPhone users running iOS 9.1 that Touch ID is proving slow or unreliable. The issue was first spotted by Forbes earlier this week.

The complaints are similar: users running iOS 9.1 find Touch ID either refuses to recognise a user’s fingerprint, has become highly unreliable or doesn’t even register a fingerprint pressed against it. Users have tried hard resets (holding in the power and home button for 10 seconds) and...

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Apple is number 32 on the ‘Top 50 Most Useful Brands...

T3, an independent creative agency, has revealed the results of their Useful Brand study, designed to identify what consumers currently find most useful about brands. As hard as it it to believe, Apple only ranked 32 in the top 50 list.

Ben Gaddis, chief innovation officer at T3, says the Useful Brand study sought to determine how brands can work to close this gap and who is currently doing it best. A panel of 5,500 consumers was interviewed for this first Useful Brand study. The study culminated in what T3 refers to as the Useful Brand Score, which is like a FICO score for brand usefulness. The Useful Brand Score is specifically designed to develop a more comprehensive business solution for brands—as opposed to a singular element such as just marketing, service or operations.

T3 found 14 different, specific expectations that brands must address in order to be considered...

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Thursday November 5

Apple Watch now available in India as the country...

As expected, Apple Watch is now available for purchase in India. The launch of the device comes a month after Apple made its iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus available in the country. In India, Apple Watch is available from Apple’s official retail channels and starts at Rs 30,900.

Both the 38mm and 42mm models of the device are available in India. You can purchase Apple Watch in Gold, Rose Gold, Space Gray, Silver Anodized Aluminium; polished Silver or Space Black stainless steel, and 18-Carat Rose Gold and Yellow Gold (via...

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Apple Watch launches in India with 40 available...

Apple Watch hit store shelves in India on Friday with 40 different size, model and strap combinations available to consumers starting at 30,900 rupees (about $470), a huge premium over identical versions sold elsewhere.

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Apple Wages Battle To Keep App Store Malware-Free

alphadogg writes: Apple is facing growing challenges keeping suspicious mobile applications out of its App Store marketplace. Over the last two months, researchers have found thousands of apps that could have potentially stolen data from iOS devices. Apple has removed some of affected apps since it was alerted by security companies. But the problems threaten to taint the App Store's years-long reputation as being high quality and malware free.


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Google looking for chip partners to enable Android...

Google has plans for series of chips it wants to co-develop with hardware partners to help standardize Android and make it more computationally competitive with Apple. However, the effort is considered a long shot by people in the chip industry.

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Apple again breaks Touch ID for some iPhone and iPad...

A number of iPhone and iPad owners are reporting Touch ID fingerprint recognition and stability issues after updating to the latest version of iOS 9, problems similar to those that cropped up in iOS 8.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: iLuv's Jstyle Gala...

... plus, a handful of wallet cases, and more!

This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases features new wooden cases from Carved and DODOcase, leather shells from Toffee and DragonSkin, and much more.


The Traveler (iPhone 6/6s and 6 Plus/6s Plus; $24 to $56) combines a hand-finished wood cover with a polycarbonate shell.

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Apple hire suggests work on advanced EV software,...

Adding fuel to the Apple Car rumor bonfire, Apple this summer hired an automotive engineer with vast experience in the electric vehicle industry, and who most recently worked at a company called Reviver, self-proclaimed creators of the world's first "digital license plate."

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Three new malware strains infect 20k apps,...

A new adware scourge injecting itself into popular apps such as Facebook and Twitter is also "virtually impossible to uninstall," requiring infected users to replace their phones. Because it only affects users of Google's open-store Android app model, the device replacement requirement may accelerate the trend of users switching to iOS.

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Recent hire hints at ‘digital license plates’ for...

Original story from Electrek.

Digital license plates are a relatively new concept that could open up the transport industry to an array of new features. Beyond the Big Brother-like properties the implementation of the technology could enable, like location tracking or alerts for expired registrations, it could also greatly facilitate fleet management and transfer of ownership – things that are crucial for the future of mobility to embrace autonomous driving and ride-sharing.

We learned that among Apple’s hundreds of recent hires with automotive experience, the company hired a veteran software engineer...

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AWT News Update: November 5, 2015

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Rumors, we've got 'em. Also some news!

  • The second public beta of OS X 10.11.2 is out
  • Facebook wants you to tell Music Stories to your friends
  • Rumors say that Apple's next iPhone will still have a Home button

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New guesstimate puts total Apple Watch shipments at...

According to a new estimate by research firm Canalys, Apple has sold nearly 7 million Apple Watch units since the product launched in late April, blowing past competing smartwatch products from the likes of Pebble, Samsung and Motorola.

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Mini-review: Test driving a fully loaded, $4,000 27-...

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A couple of weeks back, we took a look at the new 21.5-inch 4K iMac. It’s a solid desktop with a great screen, though its default configuration leaves something to be desired (particularly its slow 5400RPM hard drive).

If you really ask a lot of your computing equipment, though, there’s still no substitute for the 27-inch 5K version. More divides the small and large iMacs than ever before: the 27-inch versions include new...

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Google drone delivery, Tesla Autopilot, ISS birthday...

On The Wrap this week Google plans to deliver packages by drone, Tesla takes back Autopilot features and the ISS turns 15.

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Notable apps and app updates for November 5, 2015

On a regular basis, Apple World Today posts a list of notable new apps or app updates that have been released. They may not necessarily be new, but they're popular and deserve mention. Here are today's picks for iOS and Mac OS X:

iOS Apps/Updates

Especially here in the dry Southwest United States, we just don't get enough water into our systems to keep us properly hydrated. Fixing that problem is the idea behind WaterMinder! (US$1.99), a universal app with an Apple Watch companion. WaterMinder! makes it simple to get reminders to drink enough water, keep tabs during the day on your progress, and even store a history through the Apple Health app. Check out those Apple Watch screens (and even a Watch complication) at the top of this post.

Now that you're properly hydrated, keep yourself amused with the...

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Live-Action Trailer Hypes Fallout 4 Release

Bethesda on Thursday released a preview trailer for its postapocalyptic video game Fallout 4. The game will be released worldwide next week for Microsoft Windows and Xbox One as well as the Sony PlayStation 4. Despite the title, it's actually the fifth major installment in the series and follows 2010's Fallout: Las Vegas. Bethesda has pulled out all the stops, including cross promotions, to build excitement for the release. A collector's edition, complete with a life-size wearable "Pip-Boy" computer, was announced earlier this year.

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Google’s note capturing iOS app ‘Keep’ adds widget...

Google’s iPhone and iPad note capturing app is out with a feature update today in the latest version. Keep users can now add an app widget to the Today view in Notification Center for capturing material in the app from anywhere with a swipe down.

iOS users can also add a new Keep extension using the latest update for sending websites and other information to Keep without opening it and leaving the app you’re already in. Finally, the new version lets Keep users copy notes with Google Docs for the first time.

Google Keep lets you capture notes using labels and colors as well as photography and images on-the-go. Keep also supports capturing voice memos and making lists that backup and sync to your Google account. The new iOS widget lets you jump right into the app to create new note, lists, photos, and voice memos.

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Rumor claims Apple ordering Synaptics LCD parts amid...

For its 2016 iPhone models, Apple is reportedly placing LCD driver orders with Synpatics because of delays with in-house work on merging touch and display components.

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Apple TV App Store adds Categories for better app...

It seems like every day Apple TV is adding new ways so you won’t spend your afternoon browsing endlessly through the App Store looking for the right app.

On Thursday, Apple TV owners noticed it’s easier to browse through apps on the tvOS App Store with the addition of Categories. Well, just two categories to be exact, Games and Entertainment. Earlier this week, the App Store introduced Top Charts featuring top paid, top free, and top grossing apps.

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Satechi Type-C USB Hub adds ports, flexibility to 12...

Satechi Type-C USB Hub. Photo ©2015 Steven Sande

Although the 12-inch Retina MacBook is the only Apple product that currently uses the Type-C USB port, there are a surprising number of accessories being launched to make the little laptop a lot more usable. Today we're looking at the Satechi Type-C USB Hub (US$39.99 MSRP, available on Amazon for $34.99 -- affiliate link). 


My first surprise came when I saw the box that the Type-C USB Hub came in; this thing is quite small, just 3.25 x 0.9 x 0.3 inches and weighing just 0.6 ounces (15 grams). There's just one USB Type-C connector on it, and that plugs into the MacBook. The hub comes in three different finishes; silver, gunmetal, and gold. 

The second surprise was just how much is packed into something the size of small pack of gum. There are three USB 3.0 ports to connect to your favorite accessories,...

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Review: Zolt’s Laptop Charger Plus is a 3-in-1...

When Zolt announced the Laptop Charger Plus ($100) at CES this year, I was skeptical that the accessory — a practical, logical power solution — would actually make it to market. Zolt promised that it would work with any laptop, including Macs with MagSafe connectors, and at that point, zero third-party MagSafe accessories were available to purchase. But a week ago, a company called Beaver sent us Quarter, the first MagSafe-based battery pack and car charger. And now Zolt is sending out review samples of the finished Laptop Charger Plus, complete with both MagSafe 1 and MagSafe...

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A new update for The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land was released last week, making it the perfect time for you to head back to your base and take out some walkers. Here’s the lowdown on what’s new to the game, and how to take advantage. [Read more] | Read more »
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We've all been there. One second, we're riding high on a crazed goat, and the next, we've been tossed off it like someone who's no good at goat ridin'. [Read more] | Read more »
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Just in time for Rocky fans who can’t wait to see CREED, the latest movie, we have the official tie-in game,Real Boxing 2 CREED. It builds on the success of its predecessor and there’s lots to take in so we at 148apps thought we’d run you through... | Read more »
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CoinOp Heroes 2 justlaunched and, like all clickers, it's dangerously addictive stuff. You have to furiously tap your screen to defeat wave after wave of foes and earn an insane amount of cash to spend on character upgrades and an army of minions... | Read more »
Dr. Panda Firefighters (Education)
Dr. Panda Firefighters 1.0.1 Device: iOS Universal Category: Education Price: $2.99, Version: 1.0.1 (iTunes) Description: FIGHT FIRES AND SAVE THE DAY!Work together with Dr. Panda and his firefighting team to rescue his trapped... | Read more »
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Puddle + 1.0 Device: iOS iPhone Category: Games Price: $2.99, Version: 1.0 (iTunes) Description: Puddle is back in a new "+" edition featuring enhanced graphics, new videos and Apple TV support ! No IAP and No Ads. Dive into Puddle... | Read more »
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