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Star Wars Rebels on iPhone

Fight the Empire with Star Wars Rebels: Recon Missions on iPhone and iPad

Yet another Star Wars game for the iPhone and iPad, Star Wars Rebels: Recon Missions, has just been released for free with in-app purchases. The game, now available from iTunes, is based on the current animated TV series on Disney XD that tells the story of the early days of the Rebellion...
If you want an iPhone but don't like Apple, here's your alternative...

If you want an iPhone but don't like Apple, here's your alternative...

Samsung has been at its most successful when filling voids in Apple's iPhone lineup: It offered Verizon support up until 2011, large screens up until 2014. What voids are left to fill now? The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge have to answer that question, starting with today's pre-...
iOS 8, OS X Yosemite and future shock

iOS 8, OS X Yosemite and future shock

I love my Macs and my iOS devices, but I can't help but feel like things are getting out of control. When I look at the gadgets that my family and I take for granted, I feel like I live in the future. Smart tablets, smart phones, smart watches. Despite all these smart devices, though, there's a...
Olio Model One

The Olio Model One is a slick and stylish smartwatch starting at $595

A new start up company, Olio Devices, has just launched pre-orders for a limited run of its first product, the Olio Model One. It's a very slick looking smartwatch that's compatible with the iPhone, with prices beginning at $595. Olio Devices is headed up by CEO Steve Jacobs, who previously...
Apple Watch supplies in stores could be limited to reservations at launch

Apple Watch supplies in stores could be limited to reservations at launch

If you want an Apple Watch at launch, it looks like you might need to pre-order or make a reservation. The Apple Watch will reportedly be in limited supply in Apple Stores on launch day. Most of the inventory will apparently be reserved for customers that either pre-ordered a watch, or made an...
How to change your Snapchat username

How to change your Snapchat username

Really need to change your Snapchat username but can't figure out how? Don't feel bad. There isn't a button on Snapchat that takes you to an editor where you can make the change, like there is on Twitter or other services. There is, however, a workaround that can help make the process slightly...
Relive classic RPG moments in Final Fantasy: Record Keeper

Relive classic RPG moments in Final Fantasy: Record Keeper

Last week Square Enix announced that their popular Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG) Final Fantasy XI will be coming to mobile in 2016. Mobile Final Fantasy fans need not wait for next year for a new Final Fantasy game, luckily! Final Fantasy: Record Keeper from DeNA and...
Tim Cook speaks about following Steve Jobs in new profile

Tim Cook speaks about following Steve Jobs in new profile

Tim Cook talks about his time at the helm of Apple and following Steve Jobs in a new interview. Cook says that he has learned a lot from his time as CEO, a position that he's occupied full-time since August 2011. He had to develop a thicker skin, he says, against the scrutiny from outside of...
The iPhone 6c potential

The iPhone 6c potential

If Apple holds to pattern — though sometimes the company doesn't — we'll be getting an iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and perhaps an iPhone 6c this fall. That Apple is continuing to make iPhones isn't particuarly interesting. (If they were to shut the place down and go into the hot tub business, now...
Grab this iPhone 6 belt clip holster today and save 43%

Grab this iPhone 6 belt clip holster today and save 43%

This spring clip holster keeps your device clipped in tight, no matter the hustle and bustle. Just snap it to your belt, pants or bag and pop in your device! The top spring clip is extremely tough and provides quick-release access when you need to answer a call, text or email. On sale today for $...
Skype

Microsoft rolling out beta invites for Skype on the web

Microsoft is providing yet another way to keep in contact with friends and family by releasing invites for the "Skype for Web" beta. It's a fully featured Skype experience but is instead powered by your favorite web browser. Not only are basic text conversations supported, but both video and...
Amazon Photo

Amazon Cloud Drive users can now buy access to unlimited storage

Amazon is allowing people who sign up for its Amazon Cloud Drive service the option to pay for an unlimited amount of storage for photos, videos and other files. Amazon has two subscription options for this new service. One offers an unlimited amount of space for photos, with 5GB of extra space...
Twitter launches Periscope, an app for broadcasting live video from your phone

Twitter launches Periscope, an app for broadcasting live video from your iPhone

Periscope, the live-streaming video app purchased by Twitter, is now available to let you broadcast your life to the world. Periscope lets you both broadcast and watch real-time video from your iPhone. Your followers can watch and comment, and by tapping on the video as they watch, they can send...
Why does my iPhone or iPad freeze when I delete apps?

iPhone or iPad freezing when you delete apps? Here's the work-around!

You touch and hold an icon to put your iPhone or iPad into jiggly mode, tap the X button to delete an app, and then... nothing. Literally nothing. Everything just freezes up and seems to hang for a while. Eventually the confirm delete dialog box pops up, but it takes way longer than it should....
Beatport

Beatport's new app will drop the ultimate bass on your iPhone and iPad

Beatport will dock at the Apple harbour by launching a new app for those who enjoy dance music. The online music resource recently launched a new free streaming service, which these new apps will compliment. It plans to become the number one destination for not only music fans, but also DJs...
iMore show 450: Leaping off the menu

iMore show 450: Leaping off the menu

The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple! On this episode — MacBook buyers guide, iOS 8 six months later, Apple TV follow up, Fantastical 2, photo accessories, Apple Watch update, and more! Support the iMore show: Go to lynda.com/...
iCloud

Reported acquisition of big data analytics firm Acunu highlights Apple's push to improve cloud services

Apple reportedly acquired U.K.-based big data analytics firm Acunu back in 2013, with the company's tools said to bolster back-end data infrastructure for services such as iCloud. News of Acunu's acquisition comes on the heels of yesterday's announcement that Apple acquired database software...
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

iPhone trade-in program reported to launch in China, Foxconn to buy and resell used devices

The program in China will reportedly involve Apple selling traded-in iPhones directly to Foxconn, who will then refurbish and resell the devices via its own channels. According to Bloomberg: Under the China program, retail staff at Apple outlets will assess an iPhone's condition before...
Which iCloud services are you using?

Which iCloud services are you using?

iCloud offers numerous services, including mail, contacts, and calendars, iCloud Drive, iCloud Photo Library, Backup, iCloud Keychain, and Find my iPhone. Which iCloud features do you use? If you have an Apple ID, including an iTunes account, you have an iCloud account. You just have to use it...
Apple Stores will reportedly give Apple Watch Edition customers extra hands-on time

Apple Stores will reportedly give Apple Watch Edition customers extra hands-on time

Apple will reportedly allow customers interested in the most expensive variant of the Apple Watch 30 minutes of hands-on time to check it out. The expanded appointment window for the Apple Watch Edition would be double the standard 15-minute window offered to customers trying out other models....

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