CBS and Paramount settle lawsuit with 'Star Trek' fan film

CBS and Paramount settle lawsuit with 'Star Trek' fan film It's been a wild ride for the folks behind the Axanar Star Trek fan film, but it's finally over — the fan production group has settled its lawsuit with CBS and Paramount. The terms of the agreement aren't completely clear, but both parties have anno… […]

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'Inside' team teases its next project following company turmoil

'Inside' team teases its next project following company turmoil It's been quite the week for Playdead fans. First came some explanation for why the typically lock-jawed studio behind Limbo and Inside lost one of its cofounders last July. Then, the team tweeted out a teaser image for its next project. Absolutely n… Source: Engadget Link: […]

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National Park Service Banned From Tweeting After Anti-Trump Retweets [Updated]

National Park Service Banned From Tweeting After Anti-Trump Retweets [Updated] The National Park service retweeted some sick Donald Trump burns, noting how, uh, lightly attended his inauguration was compared to Barack Obama’s in 2009. But now, the NPS has been ordered by its Washington support office to “immediately cease use of government Twitter accounts until […]

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The Terminator Will Be Back Thanks to James Cameron and Tim Miller

The Terminator Will Be Back Thanks to James Cameron and Tim Miller It seemed like Terminator Genisys had killed the Terminator franchise once and for all, but a new hero is coming back: James Cameron. Cameron, who wrote and directed the first two films, regains the rights in 2019 and is reportedly working with Deadpool […]

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Cats Acting Out Scenes from Star Wars and Other Movies Is Really Fantastic

Cats Acting Out Scenes from Star Wars and Other Movies Is Really Fantastic Man, cats are so dang smart that they can pretty much replace actors in movies these days. I’m watching this wonderful scene reenactment of The Empire Strikes Back and I’m not sure I even miss the real Darth Vader or Luke Skywalker. Okay, […]

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Questionable Rumor Suggests Group FaceTime is Coming in iOS 11

Questionable Rumor Suggests Group FaceTime is Coming in iOS 11 Group FaceTime calls will be a new feature introduced in iOS 11, according to an unverified rumor shared by Israeli site The Verifier. Citing “several people familiar with iOS development,” the site says group FaceTime calls are being worked on by Apple’s iOS 11 team, […]

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Apple Sues Qualcomm for $1 Billion in Unpaid Royalty Rebates

Apple Sues Qualcomm for Billion in Unpaid Royalty Rebates Following an FTC complaint alleging Qualcomm engaged in anticompetitive patent licensing practices, Apple has filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm claiming the company has charged unfair royalties for “technologies they have nothing to do with.” According to a statement Apple shared with several news sites, Qualcomm “reinforces […]

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LG 27UD88 Review: A Well-Rounded Ultra HD Display With USB-C

LG 27UD88 Review: A Well-Rounded Ultra HD Display With USB-C A few weeks ago, we took a look at LG’s new 27-inch UltraFine 5K display designed in partnership with Apple to pair with the new MacBook Pro. While it’s a high-quality screen that offers a sharp, spacious, Retina desktop, the overall design has generated mixed […]

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LifeProof Debuts Slimmer NUUD Case for iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

LifeProof Debuts Slimmer NUUD Case for iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Well-known case maker LifeProof today unveiled a new version of its waterproof NUUD iPhone case for the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The company put an emphasis on making a slimmer case while ensuring that it remained waterproof and drop proof (up to […]

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Best Buy Sale Includes Up to $300 Off Select MacBook and MacBook Pro Models

Best Buy Sale Includes Up to 0 Off Select MacBook and MacBook Pro Models Best Buy today has begun a two-day sale that includes discounts on a collection of Apple products, including the 2016 Touch Bar MacBook Pro, MacBook Pro Without Touch Bar, 12-inch MacBook, MacBook Air, iPhone 7, and iPad mini 2. Note: MacRumors […]

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Tim Cook Cashes in $3.6 Million in Stock as Respected Analyst Gives Him Passing Grades

Tim Cook Cashes in .6 Million in Stock as Respected Analyst Gives Him Passing Grades Apple CEO Tim Cook sold 30,000 shares of Apple stock this week, valued at $3.6 million based on the company’s stock price of $120 at the time of the transactions, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchanges Commission disclosure. The […]

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Uber Agrees to $20M Settlement After Claim it Falsely Advertised High Income to 'Entice' Potential Drivers

Uber Agrees to M Settlement After Claim it Falsely Advertised High Income to 'Entice' Potential Drivers The Federal Trade Commission recently filed a complaint against popular ride-hailing app Uber for posting inflated yearly wages on various job-seeking websites, which “enticed numerous consumers to become Uber drivers” under false pretenses, according to the FTC. Uber isn’t […]

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Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X, Compressor and Motion With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X, Compressor and Motion With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements Apple today updated Final Cut Pro X, Compressor, and Motion, its software designed for professional video editors. Today’s updates, the first since October, add new features and multiple bug fixes. Version 10.3.2 of Final Cut Pro X introduces the ability […]

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Multiple Simply Mac Stores Shutting Down Across the U.S.

Multiple Simply Mac Stores Shutting Down Across the U.S. Simply Mac, a well-known Apple Authorized Reseller and Service Provider owned by GameStop, is shutting down a number of its brick and mortar stores across the United States. Locations in North Carolina, North Dakota, Montana, Texas, Illinois, Indiana, Utah, Idaho, Maryland, South Dakota, and more, are […]

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Apple Officially Ends iPod Nano Replacement Program, but Still Honoring Requests

Apple Officially Ends iPod Nano Replacement Program, but Still Honoring Requests Apple recently removed its first-generation iPod nano replacement program from its support website, over five years after it started. MacRumors contacted a few Apple Authorized Service Providers that confirmed the program has indeed ended, and we were advised to contact Apple directly. Apple’s support […]

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Apple and Amazon End Audiobook Exclusivity Deal Amid Growing Concerns of a Monopoly

Apple and Amazon End Audiobook Exclusivity Deal Amid Growing Concerns of a Monopoly Apple and Amazon have agreed to cease all exclusivity obligations previously put in place between the two companies regarding the supply and distribution of audiobooks through iTunes and Audible (via Reuters). The partnership between the two companies previously incited a complaint from […]

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New iPads Might Not Launch Until Sometime in the Second Half of 2017

New iPads Might Not Launch Until Sometime in the Second Half of 2017 Apple’s new line of iPad models might not launch “until the second half of 2017,” according to sources in the upstream supply chain speaking with DigiTimes. The new 9.7-inch iPad is predicted to enter mass production sometime in Q1 2017, while the […]

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ProtonMail Launches Tor Onion Site to Evade State Censorship

ProtonMail Launches Tor Onion Site to Evade State Censorship Encrypted email provider ProtonMail has launched its own onion address, allowing users to access the service over the Tor anonymizing network (via TechCrunch). The Swiss-based email account provider, which has more than 2 million users, said the measure was aimed at defending against state-sponsored censorship, and […]

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'The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth' Finally Comes to iOS Devices

'The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth' Finally Comes to iOS Devices Popular roguelike shooter The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is finally available on iOS devices. The highly-anticipated game was originally supposed to come out in early 2016, but its dark themes caused it to be rejected by Apple. Based on a Flash game first released in […]

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Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 21 With Bug Fixes and Feature Improvements

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 21 With Bug Fixes and Feature Improvements Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March of 2016. Apple designed the Safari Technology Preview to test features that may be introduced into future release versions of Safari. Safari Technology Preview release […]

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