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Apple's HomePod Arrives on Feb 9, but it's Still Not Quite Finished

APPLE'S HOMEPOD ARRIVES ON FEB 9, BUT IT'S STILL NOT QUITE FINISHED

Apple has finally lifted the veil on its newest hardware platform. The company announced today that the HomePod will arrive on February...

Deals: HomeSpot USB-C Hubs for MacBook Pro

DEALS: HOMESPOT USB-C HUBS FOR MACBOOK PRO

If you own a new MacBook Pro and have no desire to live the dongle life, then HomeSpot has you covered. Their USB-C Hub converts two...

 
 
 
Tips and Tricks: Creating and Marking Up PDFs in iOS 11

TIPS AND TRICKS: CREATING AND MARKING UP PDFS IN IOS 11

As a contractor, I can tell you that PDF documents are the industry standard in my world. You don't have to fuss with security settings...

Google's Pixelbook is One FINE Piece of Hardware

GOOGLE'S PIXELBOOK IS ONE FINE PIECE OF HARDWARE

I used a Chromebook several years ago and I actually really enjoyed the simplicity of it. It was a super fast, super easy barebones...

 
 
 
Apple Slices: Bite-sized Apple News of the Week

APPLE SLICES: BITE-SIZED APPLE NEWS OF THE WEEK

Time to start up Apple Slices, our series covering some of the wide variety of Apple news of the week, for 2018. We have

Reports of the Coming HomePod Release Are Starting to Trickle In

REPORTS OF THE COMING HOMEPOD RELEASE ARE STARTING TO TRICKLE IN

Last week, there was a report from tech analysts GBH that the HomePod would be released in the next 4 to 6 weeks. While I saw this...

 
 
 
A Deal and a Giveaway: Cresuer Touchwave Bluetooth Earbuds and Tribe of Mentors Giveaway

A DEAL AND A GIVEAWAY: CRESUER TOUCHWAVE BLUETOOTH EARBUDS AND TRIBE OF MENTORS GIVEAWAY

Apple fans know that the AirPods are the current standard when it comes to fully wireless earbuds. Sure, there are higher priced models...

2018 Predictions and Resolutions: Odds and Ends

2018 PREDICTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS: ODDS AND ENDS

We are halfway through the month of January, so the time for 2018 predictions and resolutions is at an end. This is a grab bag of items...

 
 
 
Let's Play a Little Game Called, “Would You Buy?”

LET'S PLAY A LITTLE GAME CALLED, “WOULD YOU BUY?”

We know that Apple is continuously prototyping and testing all kinds of different products, both new and variations on existing ones....

Deals: Ztylus Stabilizer Rig Kit for Smartphones

DEALS: ZTYLUS STABILIZER RIG KIT FOR SMARTPHONES

The smartphone has pretty much killed off the point and shoot camera at this point, and for many good reasons. They are always with...

 
 
 
2018 Predictions and Resolutions: The Year of Siri

2018 PREDICTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS: THE YEAR OF SIRI

A couple of weeks ago, I predicted that 2018 will be the Year of Face ID for Apple. Based on the early device rumors of what is coming...

2018 Predictions and Resolutions: MicroLED Makes its Mainstream Debut on the Apple Watch

2018 PREDICTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS: MICROLED MAKES ITS MAINSTREAM DEBUT ON THE APPLE WATCH

This prediction is me going out on a limb. We all know that Apple is working on this screen technology, as the rumors and related patents...

 
 
 
Deals: Dashlane Password Manager Premium Subscription

DEALS: DASHLANE PASSWORD MANAGER PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

A few years ago, Mat Honan's article about his experience of being hacked in Wired Magazine scared me into action. It described the...

According to Loup Ventures, Siri Really is Improving.A Little

ACCORDING TO LOUP VENTURES, SIRI REALLY IS IMPROVING.A LITTLE

Just over a month ago, I asked whether Apple's Siri was finally starting to improve thanks to the company's investments in both the...

 
 
 
Apple's Aging Parental Controls Called into Question, Apple Responds

APPLE'S AGING PARENTAL CONTROLS CALLED INTO QUESTION, APPLE RESPONDS

As recently as four or five years ago, Apple's parental controls were considered to be the industry standard for mobile devices. They...

Deals: Kinkoo 3-Outlet Surge Protecting Smart Power Strip

DEALS: KINKOO 3-OUTLET SURGE PROTECTING SMART POWER STRIP

I've spent enough time in hotel rooms over the last 10 years to know that the struggle to find enough working outlets to charge all...

 
 
 
2018 Predictions and Resolutions: A Renewed Focus on Software Testing

2018 PREDICTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS: A RENEWED FOCUS ON SOFTWARE TESTING

As Apple has grown rapidly over the past five years, there have been an increasing number of complaints regarding their quality control,...

Deals: Aura Premium Lifetime Subscription

DEALS: AURA PREMIUM LIFETIME SUBSCRIPTION

If you like the little bit of mindfulness and peace that Apple Watch's Breathe app can bring to a chaotic world, then our Deals site...

 
 
 
2018 Predictions and Resolutions: The Year of Face ID

2018 PREDICTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS: THE YEAR OF FACE ID

2013 saw the introduction of TouchID, but as popular and highly reviewed as it was, it was the next year when the technology truly...

Opinion: Apple Needs to Add the iPhone 5S to their $29 Battery Replacement Offer

OPINION: APPLE NEEDS TO ADD THE IPHONE 5S TO THEIR $29 BATTERY REPLACEMENT OFFER

Just yesterday I suggested that Apple should cut back to offering just two iOS upgrades per device starting this year , so it may sound...

 
 
 



Chrome 64 for Android released in the Google Play Store, here's what's new

Chrome 64 for Android released in the Google Play Store, here's what's new

It's been more than a month since Google released the last stable version of Chrome for Android, which brought the enhancements of some existent features. Today, Google is... Read more ...

Apple might release a cheaper 6.1-inch iPhone without the iPhone X's killer...

Apple might release a cheaper 6.1-inch iPhone without the iPhone X's killer feature

We're hardly two months out from the launch of the iPhone X, but rumors for this year's iPhones have already begun to swirl. In addition to an updated 5.8-inch iPhone X and a... Read more ...

DJI Introduces Mavic Air Foldable Camera Drone - Geek News Central

DJI Introduces Mavic Air Foldable Camera Drone - Geek News Central

DJI, the world leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, introduced the Mavic Air. It is an ultra-portable, foldable camera drone that delivers high performance... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Hardware and Software Integration Will Set HomePod Apart...

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Hardware and Software Integration Will Set HomePod Apart From Competitors

Apple CEO Tim Cook is spending some time in Canada this week, and yesterday he attended a hockey game and visited the Eaton Centre Apple Store in Toronto. Cook today stopped by... Read more ...

IOS 11.2.5 is now available for iPhone and iPad

IOS 11.2.5 is now available for iPhone and iPad

Apple has officially release iOS 11.2.5 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The release build version is 15D60. more... Read more ...

AppleCare+ For The HomePod Will Cost $39

AppleCare+ For The HomePod Will Cost $39

As far as smart speakers are concerned, Apple's HomePod is easily the most expensive offering, or at least based on initial offerings, Apple is coming right out of the gate... Read more ...

Are you getting the new HomePod?

Are you getting the new HomePod?

HomePod arrives February 9 and is available to preorder this Friday: so will you be getting it? So after all the news, all the hype, and all the amazing-ness, I have one... Read more ...

Siri is Now Actively Used on More Than Half a Billion Devices

Siri is Now Actively Used on More Than Half a Billion Devices

In today's announcement about the HomePod's February 9 launch date, Apple quietly provided new data on how many people are using Siri. According to the company, Siri is now... Read more ...

Man takes a bite of an iPhone battery causing it to explode

Man takes a bite of an iPhone battery causing it to explode

A man replacing the battery on his Apple iPhone visited an electronics store in Nanjing City, China. Not sure about the legitimacy of the cell being offered by the retailer, he... Read more ...

Audiobooks from Google Play are smarter, more social, with no subscription

Audiobooks from Google Play are smarter, more social, with no subscription

Google has launched an audiobooks service in the Google Play Store that allows you to purchase individual books and listen to them on a frankly staggering range of devices. The... Read more ...