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The week's best iPhone games, outer space edition!

The week's best iPhone games, outer space edition!

This week's iOS gaming list is full of stars. I'd never have qualified for astronaut training, given that I can't even handle roller coasters, but I don't have to give up my spacesuit dreams thanks to this collection of new iPhone games. From interplanetary explorations to flight simulations to...
Hooked on a Beats 1 feeling

Hooked on a Beats 1 feeling

'Live' is so cool. There's something exciting about following a show, or a cultural moment that you can't just turn around and download the next day. There's something about the immediacy that makes programming that might not be my favorite thing in the world into something compelling that I don...
How to set a sleep timer for Beats 1 and Apple Music

How to set a sleep timer for Beats 1 and Apple Music

Want to listen to Beats 1 or Apple Music while falling asleep but don't want it to keep you up? There's a timer for that! If you like to listen to music while falling asleep, both Beats 1 and Apple Music can be really attractive options. With Beats 1 you get an old-fashioned radio experience...
These slim, aluminum finished hard cases for iPhone 6 are 50% off

These slim, aluminum finished hard cases for iPhone 6 are 50% off

Lightweight and durable, the Feather SHINE Case is engineered to provide inconspicuous protection with an eye-catching brushed aluminum finish. The snap-on application of this hard case allows for quick installation. Grab yours today for only $14.95
What it's like to post on Connect, Apple's new music network

What it's like to post on Connect, Apple's new music network

Connect is the part of Apple Music that's meant to provide a way for artists to share more with their fans, from remixes to rough-cuts. So, what's it like to use? Dave Wiskus, who apart from being a frequent podcast co-host of mine, and well known iOS designer, is also a musician who joined...
How to use Up Next in Apple's new Music app

How to use Up Next in Apple's new Music app

Up Next is is like a priority intercept playlist—it lets you listen to music you're suddenly in the mood for without killing the rest of what you had lined up. In the old days, if you were in the midst of a killer mix, but one track led you to remember another not in the mix, you could either...
The best Mac games: Comedy Dating Sim Edition

The best Mac games: Comedy Dating Sim Edition

This collection of self-aware, humorous dating sims will charm you with cuteness. Many dating sims are available in the Mac gaming space, but few are as funny and adorable as this collection of dating sims featuring unusual prospects, from pugs to dinosaurs to sandwiches. 1. Hatoful...
Apple Music subscriptions explained: The difference between free and paid accounts

Apple Music subscriptions explained: The difference between free and paid accounts

What do you get with a free subscription or a paid one? We break it down. When you sign up for Apple Music, you'll get access to all the features of a paid account for the first three months of your subscription. After those initial 90 days, however, you'll have to choose whether you're going to...
No, Apple is not adding DRM to songs on your Mac you already own

No, Apple is not adding DRM to songs on your Mac you already own

Let's stop the FUD already, okay? Yes, Apple Music has a DRM component. Yes, it sucks, but it's similar to every other streaming service. No, it does not overwrite the files on your Mac to make all your music DRM-laden. For those Googling in a panic, here's the deal. Anything you download...
iPhone 6s said to dramatically cut number of components over previous models, add new NFC hardware

iPhone 6s said to add new NFC hardware, feature fewer components than previous generations

Apple's upcoming iPhone 6s may dramatically cut the number the number of chips that it uses, combining multiple components on fewer pieces of silicon. The iPhone 6s will also reportedly feature new NFC hardware, a brand new chip, as opposed to the iPhone 6, which uses a chip that first debuted in...

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