Every October our minds turn to Halloween and Autumn, and a big part of this season for a lot of people is pumpkins! From carving jack o' lanterns with the family to baking delicious pies, drinking Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes and the kids making pumpkin crafts at school, they have really become a staple of the season. So this week let's see those pumpkins! Whatever form you find them, we want to see them! Feel free to get creative, however if your photo doesn't fit the subject in an obvious way it could get looked over, so make sure you leave a back story or explanation with it.
The contest begins now and ends Tuesday October 28th at 11:59 PDT. Good luck!
If you're using Apple Pay on your iPhone or iPad, you may have already realized that you can add multiple cards that you can toggle between when making purchases. Even better yet, for times when you don't want to launch Passbook at all, or just to make the process even quicker, you can choose a default payment card. That means unless you manually choose a different card for a specific transaction, the default will be used for every transaction you make, both online and in-store.
Well, that didn't last all that long. It seems most people who requested an invite to the new Inbox app from Google are receiving notifications indicating that they're into the cool kids club. As the wave of invites rolled out, the @inboxbygmail Twitter account confirmed that they have "left the building" and to check back soon if you weren't in this wave.
The iPad mini 3 brings Touch ID and Apple Pay, a new gold finish, and lower cost 64GB and 128GB options to Apple's smaller tablet. Here's what's in the box, and a full hands-on tour of the new hardware!
The iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 are the latest in a line of Apple tablets that stretch back to the original, introduced by Steve Jobs in January of 2010. Since then they've gotten lighter, thinner, narrower, and even smaller. The port has changed. The displays have gone Retina. The data speeds have gotten faster and faster. They've gone gold.
It's only when you see them all laid out or stacked before you that you can really appreciate the evolution of the iPad. When you see them like this...
How to sell your old iPad, and get the most money you can to put towards your new iPad!
So you've already got an iPad but have your sights set on purchasing a new iPad Air 2 or iPad mini 3. Lucky for you, iPads hold their value extremely well which means that you can fairly easily trade your old one in for some cash to put towards your new one. Whether you'd like to sell your iPad online or find someone locally to take it off your hands, we can walk you through some steps to help you get the most cash to put towards your new iPad!
Real-world adventure game Ingress will be celebrating its second birthday this year, and it's doing so in style. Google's Niantic Labs, which runs the game, will be kicking off the celebration with a new monthly event series called "First Saturdays" which will serve to bring new Ingress "agents" into the fold. The events will run simultaneously in 120 cities across the world, and will be entirely player-driven.
T-Mobile wants its phones, tablets, and devices to work better in your homes and buildings, and to do so it is petitioning the FCC to make that happen. The Un-carrier wants to be able to buy more low-band spectrum to improve in-building coverage in the next FCC auction, and T-Mobile wants the FCC to alter a few rules to help it succeed.
Monster Strike has enjoyed a 4.3 star rating out of a whooping 1.6 million reviews on the Japanese App Store alone, and now players in North America and elsewhere can see what all the fuss is about. Monster Strike is effectively a marble-flicking game about hitting and eliminating targets that incorporates a lot of RPG elements. Up to four buddies can get cooperatively involved to take on exclusive bosses and and earn shared rewards.
Apple's TestFlight program now allows developers to send out emails via the iTunes Connect app to up to 1,000 beta testers. TestFlight allows developers to test their apps before releasing them to the App Store with up to 25 internal members of the team and 1,000 external testers through an email invite.
It's something you may have seen during your travels on the internet or a trip to the Apple Store. Anki Drive is one of the coolest connected toys on the market today. It takes the classic action of slot cars and brings it into the future with power-ups, weapons, battle mode and more.
Visa has announced a whole slew of banks that will be supporting Apple Pay "in the coming weeks". It's a long list, with hundreds of institutions on board. Bank of America, Capital One, Citi Bank, Chase and Wells Fargo Bank are already Apple Pay-ready through Visa.