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New survey shows Apple Pay more popular than PayPal, others among customers

New survey shows Apple Pay more popular than PayPal, others among customers

A new research survey shows that Apple Pay is gaining momentum at the expense of rivals like PayPal. Apple Pay is proving popular among customers using mobile payment services. New data from 451 Research shows that people making purchases with a service like Apple Pay, PayPal, or Google Wallet...
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Apple Pay's newest US bank additions bring the total number to over 200

Apple has once again added more banks and credit unions that support its Apple Pay service, bringing the total number of banks that use the payment service in the US to over 200. Today, the company added 31 new banks and credit unions in the US to its Apple Pay support list. Here are those new...
EA launches UFC globally on the App Store, knocking out previous restrictions

EA launches UFC globally on the App Store, knocking out previous restrictions

After being available in limited areas to start, UFC has knocked out the barriers and is now available on the App Store worldwide. EA Sports has announced that UFC is now available worldwide on the App Store. The app first launched in Canada, South Korea, Singapore and Russia and the results...
Adobe announces Lightroom CC with HDR, facial recognition, and more

Adobe announces Lightroom CC with HDR, facial recognition, and more

Adobe has announced the next major version of Lightroom, which adds a number of new features such as HDR Merge, easier sharing, and facial recognition. Available both in Adobe Creative Cloud and as a standalone download, Lightroom's latest release adds a number of powerful new features. HDR...
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Twitter makes policy changes to help combat abusive users

Twitter has announced some changes in its policies, along with some revised enforcement options, designed to combat the abusive users of its social network. The changes include expanding the definitions of Twitter's violent threats policy, along with more options for the company's service team...
Elgato brings control of its Avea connected lightbulb to the Apple Watch

Elgato brings control of its Avea connected lightbulb to the Apple Watch

Elgato has announced that the app for their Avea connected lightbulb will be available on the Apple Watch. The Avea app for Apple Watch lets you control your Avea lightbulbs. You'll have control over a range of options for your lights, including mood, brightness, and more. When using Avea on...
Secret Force Click shortcuts: Thirteen Taptic tricks for your new MacBook!

Secret Force Click shortcuts: Thirteen Taptic tricks for your new MacBook!

Apple's new Force Touch Trackpad comes with Force Click. Force Click is a convenient way to invoke secondary actions with what is, in essence, a secondary, "deeper" press into the trackpad. Apple currently ties Force Click into the Quick Look, Look Up, data detector, and detail view functions,...
Apple Watch and the costs of custom faces

Apple Watch and the costs of custom faces

Unlike products from other vendors, Apple Watch won't allow for custom watch faces, at least not at launch. This has led to the typical angst seen before any major Apple product launch, where the culture of the company and the limits of resources clash with the expectations and imaginations of...
How to control what data you see in Health for iPhone

How to control what data you see in Health for iPhone

The Health app for iPhone lets you customize what kind of stats and data you want to see at a quick glance. You can collect all kinds of data inside the Health app but if some of it is more important to you than the rest, you'll want to make sure that's what you see on your Dashboard, which...
How to get gigabytes back from Steam

How to get gigabytes back from Steam

Have you used Valve's popular Steam service to install and play games on your Mac? If so, you may be wasting a lot of hard drive space. Steam makes it easy to download and play great Mac games. Steam hides your downloaded games, though, which makes it easy to waste dozens or hundreds of GB of...
Apple Watch accessories we're most looking forward to!

Apple Watch accessories we're most looking forward to!

The Apple Watch is going to bring with it lots of new and interesting accessories to choose from. From stands to third party bands, tons of companies are pulling out all the creative stops for the Apple Watch. Whether you want to design your own custom bands or you need accessories that are more...
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Comic: Two Apple Watch hearts beat as one

Ed: Welcome to this week's edition of The Pixel Project: a weekly comic from Diesel Sweeties' Rich Stevens on Apple, technology, and everything in-between. Today: Two Hearts Beat as One Read more comics from the Pixel Project on iMore.com.
Why I'm going with the 42mm Apple Watch

Why I'm going with the 42mm Apple Watch

The Apple Watch comes in two sizes: 38 and 42mm. I'm going big. Here's why. If you haven't seen an Apple Watch in person, you're missing out. Aluminum Sport, stainless steel Watch, or gold or rose gold Edition, they're all built spectacularly well — this isn't your other vendor's smartwatch....
Microsoft's latest update for PowerPoint turns your Apple Watch into a remote

Microsoft's latest update for PowerPoint turns your Apple Watch into a remote

Microsoft has released an update for the company's PowerPoint app for iPhone and iPad. Today's release includes the PowerPoint Remote for Apple Watch. The new remote will enable you to manage your live presentation on your Apple Watch, progressing through each slide without having to pick up...
How to assign Force Click on OS X

How to assign Force Click on OS X

For now there's only one way to assign Force Click actions on your Mac, and only one kind of action to assign. Sure, that makes un-assigning Force Click the same as disabling it, but Force Touch and Force Click are brand new and Apple has only just begun experimenting with them. No doubt other...
How to adjust Force Click firmness on OS X

How to adjust Force Click firmness on OS X

Force Click, as the name implies, requires you to put a little "force" behind your click. By default, Force Click requires a "medium" level of intensity to activate. Apple gives you the option, however, of switching to "light", which makes it easier to engage, or "firm", which requires you to...
How to enable or disable Force Click on OS X

How to enable or disable Force Click on OS X

Force Click lets you perform a "deeper"-feeling secondary trackpad click to initiate additional actions. With a Force Click, you can do everything from bringing up Quick Look to Look Up, preview maps and websites, and more. If you like the way it works and feels, it's on by default and you can...
Gold link Apple Watch strap makes a second appearance on the wrist of Beyoncé

Apple Watch Edition with gold link band makes a second appearance courtesy of Beyoncé

Today we got another peek at a custom gold link strap for the Apple Watch, this time on the wrist of Beyoncé. Though the gold link strap isn't available to consumers, we got our first look at the custom band last week on the wrist of designer Karl Lagerfeld. In photos uploaded to her website today...
iMore show 453: Georgia vs. MacBook

iMore show 453: Georgia vs. MacBook

The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple! On this episode Peter and Georgia had Apple Watch try-ons, Ally had a redo, shipment anxiety, Rene holds a new MacBook intervention, and Serenity is on her way to Yosemite! Support the iMore...
Apple Watch orders move to 'preparing for shipment' as customer cards start being charged

Apple Watch orders move to 'preparing for shipment' as customer cards start being charged

Apple has started charging customers who pre-ordered the Apple Watch and order statuses have begun changing from "processing" to "preparing for shipment." A number of Twitter users reported that their credit cards had started being charged for their Apple Watch pre-orders earlier today, and the...

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