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  • How ARKit 2 works, and why Apple is so focused on AR June 18, 2018
    Augmented reality (AR) has played prominently in nearly all of Apple's events since iOS 11 was introduced, Tim Cook has said he believes it will be as revolutionary as the smartphone itself, and AR was Apple's biggest focus in sessions with developers at WWDC this year. But why? Most users don't think the killer app for AR has arrived yet - un […]
  • C gfx library for the Linux framebuffer with parallelism support June 18, 2018
    FBGraphics was made to produce fullscreen pixels effects easily with non-accelerated framebuffer by leveraging multi-core processors, it is a bit like a software GPU (much less complex and featured!), the initial target platform is a Raspberry PI 3B and extend to the NanoPI (and many others embedded devices), the library should just work with many others dev […]
  • On the sad state of Macintosh hardware June 15, 2018
    Rather than attempting to wow the world with "innovative" new designs like the failed Mac Pro, Apple could and should simply provide updates and speed bumps to the entire lineup on a much more frequent basis. The much smaller Apple of the mid-2000s managed this with ease. Their current failure to keep the Mac lineup fresh, even as they approach a t […]


  • The 5 Best Apps to Manage Screen Brightness on Android June 18, 2018
    Eye strain can be a huge issue for anyone who spends a lot of time looking at screens—whether that’s a desktop monitor, a television, or even a smartphone. Improper screen brightness settings can cause your eyes to strain and fatigue, while staring into bright screens at night can make it difficult to fall asleep. Research has shown that exposure to blue lig […]
    Joel Lee
  • How to Download Amazon Prime Videos to Watch Offline June 18, 2018
    If you’re not using Netflix, the chances are that you’ve got Amazon Prime Video instead. Prime Video is part of the Amazon Prime package, but if you don’t have Prime, you can get Prime Video itself as a standalone subscription. Try a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime or a 30-day free trial of Prime Video if you aren’t subscribed yet. Whether you subscribe fo […]
    Christian Cawley
  • The 7 Best Cases and Covers to Protect Your Apple Watch June 18, 2018
    Unlike an iPhone, you don’t absolutely need to use a case with your Apple Watch. The aluminum construction on the Sport edition is pretty strong by itself. And while the Apple Watch screen isn’t scratch-proof, it is scratch-resistant. But there are still plenty of reasons to add a case to your Apple Watch. It’s the cheapest way to accessorize and add a bit o […]
    Khamosh Pathak


  • Apple Seeds Third Beta of iOS 11.4.1 to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available] June 18, 2018
    Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming iOS 11.4.1 update to developers, one week after seeding the second beta and three weeks after releasing iOS 11.4, an update that introduced AirPlay 2 and Messages in iCloud. Registered developers can download the new iOS 11.4.1 beta from Apple's Developer Center or over-the-air once the proper configurati […]
    Juli Clover
  • Apple Camp Registration Now Open for Summer 2018 Programs June 18, 2018
    As it does every year, Apple today opened registration for its annual three-day "Apple Camp" event. At Apple Camp, kids between the ages of 8 and 12 can partake in hands-on projects at Apple retail locations by choosing one of three tracks and spending 90 minutes per day for three days "immersed in their chosen subject." The three program […]
    Mitchel Broussard
  • U.S. Supreme Court to Review Whether Lawsuit Accusing Apple of App Store Monopoly Should Proceed June 18, 2018
    In 2011, a class action lawsuit filed against Apple accused the company of operating an illegal monopoly by not allowing iPhone users to download mobile apps outside of its own App Store, reducing consumer choice. The antitrust case was eventually dismissed in 2013 by a U.S. district court in Northern California, due to errors in the complaint, leading to th […]
    Joe Rossignol

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