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New email arrivals display a small preview of the message itself on the lock screen of iOS devices, which shows the sender, the subject, and part of the actual email message body. Because emails can contain some very private and/or personal details, you may wish to hide those email message previews from showing up on the lock screen completely.

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Battle for e-textbooks heats up with new Nook companyFollowing up on the Department of Justice’s revised proposed punishment from Apple’s eBook antitrust case, Apple’s lawyers filed a response this morning claiming the DOJ is trying to give Amazon an unfair advantage on ebooks. Defense attorney Orin Synder said that the DOJ’s 12-page proposal is just trying to find a remedy that will give Amazon […]

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Screen Shot 2013-08-26 at 3.18.28 PM      An iPhone or iPad dock is a very nice thing to have for keeping one’s desktop regimented and tidy, but they have drawbacks. HiRise by Twelve South Category: Docks / Stands Works With: iPad, iPhone Price: $35 For one, a dock that you buy for one generation of iPhone might not work […]

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iTunes icon Got a song, podcast, or another audio track that you want to copy directly to your iPhone, but don’t want to add to your computers general iTunes library? You can skip adding the song to the computer iTunes library completely by using a simple but little known trick, letting you directly transfer music and audio to an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. The end result is that you will have  [Read More…]

Eight iPhone Apps To Help You Survive Burning Man

burningman< 48,000 people are about to ascend on Black Rock City, Nevada to join in the Burning Man festival experiment. There’s going to be art galore, crazy events, weird costumes for days, and the brutal Black Rock Desert meting out its hellish punishments on each and every Burner. Making the trip to BRC is easy, […]

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photo 1Every once in a while, I’m listening to a song via the Music app on my iPhone, or (lately) listening to iTunes Radio on my iPad through a bluetooth speaker in the house, when I want to quickly figure out what’s playing, or maybe mess with the controls, skip a song, or something like that. […]

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Siri Hates Being Compared To Google Glass [Image]

SiriGlass1Google may have won a lot of new admirers thanks to its fancy Glass headwear, but Siri isn’t impressed one bit. In fact, if you try to talk to Siri about Google Glass she will just give you the cold shoulder. A recently discovered easter egg in Siri spits back frustrated responses when you use […]

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CoM - HammoEvery time I see someone wearing over-ear headphones out in public, I can’t help but think of the scene in the “Starsky & Hutch†film where Ben Stiller is running along the beach listening to “Old Days†by Chicago. There’s something odd about over-ear headphones being worn not only in that situation – but really […]

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Plex_iPadYou know what everyone should do if they have an Apple TV? Install Plex, the incredible media server that can stream any digital media file on your Mac to your Apple TV, no jailbreak required. I’m dead serious: Plex is awesome, and installing it on my Mac has been a total game changer in regards […]

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照片8.24-014Right now, the iPhone 5 comes in white-and-silver and black-and-slate. When the iPhone 5S debuts on September 10th, there’s every reason to believe that Apple will supplement the traditional two color choices with a third option, a golden color (champagne gold, rather than ingot). Is that it, though? Not according to new leaked images suggesting […]

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