The Public Access Weekly: Fix up look sharp

The Public Access Weekly: Fix up look sharp Admittedly, I am extremely late to the party here but we just started watching Mr.Robot and holy cow is that ever a great show! I'm not sure I've ever been so impressed by the USA Network. It more than makes up for the turn that Gotham has […]

iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black Now Widely Available at U.S. Apple Stores

iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black Now Widely Available at U.S. Apple Stores Since launching nearly one month ago, the iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black has been challenging to find at Apple Stores in the United States — until today, that is. A spot check of iStockNow reveals the popular model is now at […]

20 Essential Horror Films Directed by Women

20 Essential Horror Films Directed by Women Female characters are prominent in scary movies, and not always as helpless victims. Think about the Final Girl, without whom slasher films would not exist, or other kick-ass heroines, like Alien’s Ripley. Behind the camera, though, you’ll find way more male writers and directors—which is why these horror […]

White House encourages local governments to embrace chatbots

White House encourages local governments to embrace chatbots The Obama Administration receives thousands of emails, phone calls and letters every day. And, since August, American citizens have been able to contact the president through Facebook as well, thanks the the White House's Messenger bot. Now, the admi… Source: Engadget Link: White House encourages local governments […]

Watch a Teddy Ruxpin Get Hacked Apart to See What Makes Him Work

Watch a Teddy Ruxpin Get Hacked Apart to See What Makes Him Work When it first came out, Teddy Ruxpin was an expensive toy. And yet, kids lucky enough to have one but curious how he worked wouldn’t dare incur the wrath of their parents by tearing Teddy open. The folks at YouTube’s What’s Inside?, […]

MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Sena Snap-On Wallet for iPhone 7 or 7 Plus

MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Sena Snap-On Wallet for iPhone 7 or 7 Plus For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Sena to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win one of the company’s Snap-On Wallet cases for the iPhone 7 or the iPhone 7 Plus. Priced at $49.95, the Snap-On Wallet is a thin […]

The Planet Earth II Trailer Is Just Incredible

The Planet Earth II Trailer Is Just Incredible While humans are terrible, animals are universally good. Let the trailer for the new Planet Earth II uplift you, usher you into the restfulness of the weekend, captivate your mind, turning your thoughts far away from the darkness of the human world to the beauty of the animal […]

All The Best Garbage From WikiLeaks's Online Store

All The Best Garbage From WikiLeaks's Online Store According to Democrats, WikiLeaks is little more than a Kremlin intelligence lackey. According to Republicans, it’s a vehicle for truth in a rigged world. What neither side seems aware of, however, is the real secret Julian Assange has been harboring: some of the worst branded apparel you […]

Guzzle Buddy Turns Wine Bottles Into Wine Glasses So You Can Sip Without Shame

Guzzle Buddy Turns Wine Bottles Into Wine Glasses So You Can Sip Without Shame Until humanity learns to accept everyone’s quirks, drinking straight from a wine bottle will continue to be frowned upon. That doesn’t mean you’re going to stop doing it, but at least the Guzzle Buddy makes it slightly more socially acceptable. Read […]

Apple Is Removing Anti-Theft Cables From iPhones in Some Stores

Apple Is Removing Anti-Theft Cables From iPhones in Some Stores Apple is testing out a new way to display iPhones in some stores in the UK and Canada—completely naked. On Saturday, Apple will reopen its fancy flagship store in London after a year-long renovation, showing off the brand new iPhone 7 without any security tethers, […]

Tim Cook Confirms Yokohama Facility in Japan Will Be Completed by December

Tim Cook Confirms Yokohama Facility in Japan Will Be Completed by December While on a trip that’s taken him to Shenzhen, China and Nintendo’s offices in Kyoto, Japan, Apple CEO Tim Cook today met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discussing topics related to the importance of the country in Apple’s ongoing market strategy. Specifically, […]

Apple Stores Removing Security Tethers From iPhone Display Models

Apple Stores Removing Security Tethers From iPhone Display Models Apple revamped its retail stores last year by removing iPad smart signage and demoting iPod display models to side shelves, and now the company has another move up its sleeves in a push towards simplicity. iPhone display models docked with only Lightning charging cables in Toronto […]

Sony Details Smartphone Gaming Plans, Launching More Than Five Titles by March 2018

Sony Details Smartphone Gaming Plans, Launching More Than Five Titles by March 2018 Sony today confirmed that it is working on creating more than five smartphone games for iOS and Android, all expected to launch before March 2018 (via CNBC). The games will be created through Sony’s ForwardWorks subsidiary, which it formed earlier in March […]

Apple Quietly Updates Site Confirming Apple Watch Nike+ Launch on October 28

Apple Quietly Updates Site Confirming Apple Watch Nike+ Launch on October 28 Apple recently updated the Apple Watch Nike+ section of its official website with a launch date two weeks from today, on Friday, October 28, for the anticipated device (via Watch Generation). When announced alongside the other Apple Watch Series 2 models on September […]

Facebook App Gains Video Streaming Support for Apple TV

Facebook App Gains Video Streaming Support for Apple TV Facebook yesterday announced an update to its flagship app that lets users stream video from their iOS device directly to an Apple TV. Now, when a video is selected in the app’s news feed or from the Saved tab, a small button appears in the top […]

Apple to Obsolete iPhone 4 and Late 2010 MacBook Air on October 31

Apple to Obsolete iPhone 4 and Late 2010 MacBook Air on October 31 Apple will add all iPhone 4 models, the late 2010 13-inch MacBook Air, third-generation AirPort Extreme, and mid 2009 AirPort Time Capsule to its vintage and obsolete products list starting October 31, according to Japanese website Mac Otakara. Apple products on the […]

Who's still using Windows Phones? The NYPD.

Who's still using Windows Phones? The NYPD. Microsoft may have all but given up on Windows Phones, but rookies in the New York City Police Department are now getting them with their gun and badge. As CNET reports, the NYPD only started handing out department-issued smartphones and email addres… Source: Engadget Link: Who's still using […]

Tim Cook on Virtual Reality: I Long to Be Touched

Tim Cook on Virtual Reality: I Long to Be Touched While tech giants like Sony and Facebook are currently betting big on the future of virtual reality, Apple has so far stayed out of the “giant headset of questionable utility” game. Today, we finally know why: CEO Tim Cook, like all of us, just wants a […]

SIM-Free iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Now Available From Apple Online Store

SIM-Free iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Now Available From Apple Online Store As of this afternoon, Apple has started offering a SIM-free version of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus from its online store in the United States, allowing customers to buy an unlocked iPhone without choosing a carrier. SIM-free versions of the […]