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iPhone 6 versus Galaxy S6: first-glance similarities aren't a bad thing

Let's get this out of the way: there are some similarities between the recently announced Galaxy S6 and iPhone 6. A lot of ink has been spilled over Samsung copying Apple's designs, but it's not as bad as you might think. The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Apple iPhone 6 both have glass fronts, a...
When is fixing your Mac just throwing good money after bad?

When is fixing your Mac just throwing good money after bad?

Does it make sense to fix my old Mac when it breaks, or am I better off buying a new one? This scenario replays almost every time I go to work at the local Apple retailer: A customer walks in with an older Mac that isn't working right. It happens sooner or later with just about any reasonably...
Divide by Sheep

GDC 2015: Divide by Sheep is a quirky (and brutal) math puzzle game

Divide by Sheep is a wacky math puzzler from Tiny Build Games that starts off cute and ends up quite deadly. We got a chance to try an early build at the Game Developers Conference 2015. The objective of the game is to save sheep by getting them to the raft. However, only a certain amount of...
Unable to target Apple Pay, criminals unsurprisingly stick to bank fraud, identity theft

Unable to target Apple Pay, criminals unsurprisingly stick to bank fraud, identity theft

Apple Pay is so secure criminals so far have only been able take advantage of it by taking advantage of the banks behind it. Sadly, identity theft and credit card fraud are nothing new. While Apple Pay does an enormous amount to secure the transaction process itself — merchants are given a one-...
Batman

New Game of Thrones, Batman and DC Comics-based mobile games in the works

Warner Bros. Interactive has at least five upcoming mobile games that are in development. After revealing plans to launch a version of Mobile Kombat X for mobile devices sometime in April, the publisher has four other games in the works, all based on well known franchises. Here's the list:...
Retail plans for Apple Watch said to focus on fitness, bands, and iPhones

Retail plans for Apple Watch said to focus on fitness, bands, and iPhones

Apple will reportedly have a few primary areas of focus when selling the Apple Watch to customers in their retail stores, including features of the Watch itself, as well as its benefits as a companion to your iPhone. Apple will apparently focus on the health and fitness, communication, and...
PCalc for Mac brings advanced calculation to its widget in version 4.2

PCalc for Mac brings advanced calculation to its widget in version 4.2

PCalc for Mac has been updated to version 4.2, expanding the utility of the app's Notification Center widget by adding an advanced layout. {intro} PCalc's widget gets a big update in version 4.2. More of the functionality of the main application has been moved over, with a scientific mode now...
iPhone 6 with Galaxy Alpha

Apple reportedly overtakes Samsung in Q4 2014 smartphone sales

Research firm Gartner claims that Apple sold 74.83 million smartphones worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2014, beating out Samsung which sold 73.03 million units. This is the first time since 2011 that Samsung has not been on top of Gartner's worldwide smartphone sales list on a quarterly basis...
AT&T's Modio case brings an LTE connection to your Wi-Fi-only iPad mini

AT&T's Modio case brings an LTE connection to your Wi-Fi-only iPad mini

AT&T has announced that their Modio iPad case will be available later in March starting at $49.99. First introduced during CES 2015, the AT&T Modio case will be available starting March 20 for all three versions of the iPad mini. The case acts as an LTE hotspot for your iPad, and is...
Pebble Time is now the most funded project on Kickstarter

Pebble Time is now the most funded project on Kickstarter

Pebble Time is the most funded project in Kickstarter history, and still has plenty of time to go. Just last week, Pebble Time — the follow-up to the popular Pebble and Pebble Steel — took Kickstarter by storm. After blowing past their initial $500,000 goal, the campaign is now well over $13...

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