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  • The fifth age of Macintosh: what happens if Apple dumps Intel? April 23, 2018
    Regardless, the Fifth Age of the Macintosh is at hand. We just don’t know what form it’ll take. The first age began with the original 1984 Mac. The second age was marked by maturity and stability of the environment that came with Mac System Software 6 in 1988. 2001’s OS X did nothing less than save the entire platform. And when Apple finally figured ou […]
  • Why I left Mac for Windows: Apple has given up April 23, 2018
    If you ask anyone who knows me, I'm probably the biggest Apple fan they know. Ask for a suggestion of what computer to get, and I'll almost certainly either tell you the MacBook Pro, or to wait, because Apple is about to update its hardware finally. But recently, I realized I'd gotten tired of Apple's attitude toward the desktop. The prog […]
  • MIT has developed a 'system for dream control' April 23, 2018
    There is a borderland between waking life and the uncharted wilderness of sleep that we all traverse each night, but we rarely stop to marvel at the strangeness of this liminal world. If we do, we find that it is full of hallucinations both wonderful and terrifying, a mental goulash of reality and fantasy. Usually we pass through this state of half-wakefulne […]


  • You Can Now List an Item on eBay in Seconds April 23, 2018
    If you regularly sell stuff on eBay the shopping site’s updated mobile app could save you a lot of time and effort. This is thanks to the latest version of the eBay app having the ability to populate a listing for you without you having to lift a finger. If you’re reading this you have probably listed at least one item on eBay. And if so, you’ll know how tim […]
    Dave Parrack
  • The Better Way to Share YouTube Videos: Use the New Chat System April 23, 2018
    Sharing a YouTube video is so last year. If you want to scream “Have you seen this?” to your friends, there’s a better way to do it now, and you can do it right from within the YouTube app: use YouTube’s own chat system for sharing and discussing videos in a perfectly social way. The chat feature is specific to the YouTube app on Android and iOS. When you sh […]
    Saikat Basu
  • How to Move Tabs Between Android and PC April 23, 2018
    If you’re reading something on your computer and want to switch your phone, or need to easily go from your phone to your computer, Apple offers a handy feature called Handoff. But did you know that Android users can do something similar with Chrome? Here’s what to do to set it up. Log Into Chrome on Your Phone and PC You’re going to need to make sure you’ve […]
    Nancy Messieh


  • Susan Kare, Greg Joswiak to Testify in Upcoming Apple v. Samsung Damages Retrial April 23, 2018
    Apple and Samsung today submitted their witness lists for an upcoming retrial in the long running patent infringement battle between the two companies, reports CNET. Neither Apple CEO Tim Cook nor design chief Jony Ive will be taking the stand, but several other notable figures will be providing testimony during the retrial. Apple will call Richard Howarth, […]
    Juli Clover
  • Apple Shares Two New Ads Aimed at Encouraging Android Users to Switch to iPhone April 23, 2018
    Apple today shared two new videos in its "Life's easier on iPhone" series, which are aimed at encouraging Android users to switch over to an iPhone. The first ad, "App Store," depicts exploding app icons that are meant to demonstrate the superior safety of the iOS App Store, which is curated by human editors to protect against malici […]
    Juli Clover
  • Survey Finds Early Adopters of iPhone X Very Satisfied With All Features Except Siri April 23, 2018
    A survey conducted by research firm Creative Strategies last month has found that the iPhone X has a 97 percent customer satisfaction rate, primarily among early adopters of the smartphone in the United States, as noted by John Gruber. The total includes 85 percent of respondents who said they are "very satisfied" with the iPhone X, which Creative […]
    Joe Rossignol

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