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A Windows PC user's guide to the Mac keyboard

A Windows PC user's guide to the Mac keyboard

If you've recently switched from Windows to the Mac, you may be confused by the differences on the keyboard. Macs and Windows PCs are similar in some respects, but different functions have been mapped to different keyboard keys and different modifier keys. So if you've just switched to Mac and...
Prime Now

Amazon starts offering Prime Now deliveries from local stores in Manhattan

Amazon today announced that the Prime Now one-hour delivery service will now be offered from local stores, in addition to the wide range of products already available trough the Amazon website. The new service extension is opening up in select neighborhoods in Manhattan from today, expansing...
Sunrise Calendar now integrates your Wunderlist tasks and to-do lists

Sunrise Calendar now integrates your Wunderlist tasks and to-do lists

Microsoft-owned Sunrise Calendar has introduced support for Wunderlist, allowing you to create, modify and view your to-do lists directly in the calendar app. To enable integration with the service, head to Settings in Sunrise, select Add Account, choose Wunderlist and log in with your credentials...
How to set up the accessibility shortcut on your Apple Watch

How to set up the accessibility shortcut on your Apple Watch

Need fast access to an accessibility feature on your Apple Watch? Set the shortcut! On the iPhone, you can set three quick clicks of the Home button as an accessibility shortcut. On the Apple Watch, you can do the same thing with three quick presses of the Digital Crown. It lets you quickly...
Apple Watch bands may arrive in Apple Stores this week

Apple Watch bands may arrive in Apple Stores this week

Apple will reportedly begin Apple Watch bands in stores later this week. Apple Watch owners may be able to get their hands on replacement bands at Apple Stores when they begin stocking limited quantities later this week, according to a new report. From 9to5Mac: According to the notice, this...
Russia may be among the initial launch countries for Apple's rumored music service

Russia may be among the initial launch countries for Apple's rumored music service

Apple is reportedly in talks with Russian record labels to secure streaming rights for an international launch of its rumored music service. According to a report from Billboard, Russia may be one of the first countries Apple is targeting for an international launch of its rumored music streaming...
Flow for the iPhone

Here's a first look at Microsoft's upcoming Flow chat-email hybrid app for the iPhone

The first screenshots showing the basic design of Flow, Microsoft's unannounced email-chat app for the iPhone, have leaked onto the Internet. Earlier this week, word got out that Microsoft was working internally on a new email-chat client hybrid for the iPhone called Flow. Now the first...
Apple reportedly preparing a new Home app for centralized HomeKit control

Apple reportedly preparing a new Home app for centralized HomeKit control

Apple will reportedly bundle a new Home app in with iOS 9 to make it easier to use HomeKit appliances and devices. Apple is said to be working on a new app called Home, which could make its way to iOS 9, which would help users take advantage of their new HomeKit devices. The app could take the...
Twitch app now lets users watch past content from their favorite streamers

Twitch app now lets users watch past content from their favorite streamers

Popular game streaming service Twitch has finally added video on demand (VOD) support to its iOS app. In an update to its iOS app today, Twitch has finally added support for video on demand—a feature many gaming fans have been anticipating for a while. VOD, which has been a main feature of...
Ice Age Avalanche

Ice Age Avalanche promises puzzle game fun on iPhone and iPad

Fans of puzzle games like Candy Crush Saga might find something new to play with Gameloft's just-launched Ice Age Avalanche for the iPhone and iPad. Gameloft's newest iPhone and iPad game is Ice Age Avalanche. It's a free-to-play "match 3" puzzle game that's based on the popular animated...
Lumy will tell you when to take the perfect photo from your Apple Watch

Lumy will tell you when to take the perfect photo from your Apple Watch

Lumy, an app that helps you keep track the perfect time to take photos, has been updated with support for the Apple Watch. Lumy is a tool to help photographers keep track of the "Magic Hour" a period around sunrise and sunset each day when the sunlight is great for taking photos. The app has now...
iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 may take a typography lesson from the Apple Watch

iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 may take a typography lesson from the Apple Watch

Apple will reportedly make their new San Francisco typeface the system font for both iOS 9 and OS X 10.11. San Francisco, the current system font on the Apple Watch, will reportedly also be the system font for both iOS 9 and OS X 10.11. It would replace Helvetica Neue, the current system font on...
Spotify Now will build custom playlists around your day

Spotify Now will build custom playlists around your day

Spotify has announced several new features built around making the service into a complete entertainment experience. Spotify has introduced a number of new features that help tailor the music your music listening to different parts of your day. The new Now section will serve up playlists...
Olloclip introduces the Active Lens, ready to capture your next adventure

Olloclip introduces the Active Lens, ready to capture your next adventure

Olloclip is back with another lens kit for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, this time featuring an ultra-wide lens along with a telephoto lens. The latest lens kit from Olloclip is the Active Lens, which is made to capture your next adventure. This lens, unlike the previous version, only has two lens...
Alto's Adventure

Acclaimed endless snowboarding game Alto's Adventure is on sale for $0.99

One of the most acclaimed new games for the iPhone and iPad, Alto's Adventure, is now on sale for $0.99, or 50% off its normal price. In February, developer Snowman released Alto's Adventure for the iPhone and iPad and it quickly generated tons of acclaim from critics, thanks to its physics-based...
Age of Empires: Castle Siege on the iPad

Age of Empires: Castle Siege gets a soft launch for the iPhone and iPad in Canada

Age of Empires: Castle Siege, the free-to-play action-strategy game that Microsoft released for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 in September, is coming to the iPhone and iPad. Microsoft is in the middle of a "soft launch" for its iPhone and iPad version of Age of Empires: Castle Siege. The game is...
SwiftKey brings its popular Theme Store to the iPhone and iPad

SwiftKey brings its popular Theme Store to the iPhone and iPad [Updated]

Popular third-party keyboard SwiftKey had brought its theme store to the iPhone and iPad. The SwiftKey theme store, long a fixture on Android, had made its way to the iOS version of the keyboard. The theme store, at present, has various themes that you can buy to customize your SwiftKey...
Apple may be looking to expand their presence in San Jose

Apple may be looking to expand their presence in San Jose

Apple may be looking to expand their presence in San Jose, with the company reportedly looking at new properties in the area Apple already has a presence in San Jose, but the company is reportedly looking at two new properties in the area, to meet their growing space needs. The properties that...
How to set a Mac app as the default for specific file types

How to set a Mac app as the default for specific file types

Double-clicking on a file in the Mac Finder will open it using the default app. But what if you want to change the default? Over time you may install new apps on your Mac that you prefer using instead of others for certain kinds of files. If you find yourself using the Open with option regularly...
Scanbot revamps its iPad interface and adds new sharing options

Scanbot revamps its iPad interface and adds new sharing options

Mobile scanning app Scanbot has been updated, adding several new enhancements and features, including quick settings and a new interface for the iPad. Scanbot has added a number of improvements in its latest update, beginning with the iPad. The new layout on the iPad now supports all...

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