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The Nest Learning Thermostat is getting a whole lot smarter thanks to a new firmware update. The biggest new feature in the update is an added Auto-Schedule mode, which learns new schedules and adapts more quickly to change — potentially… Read more ›

Although Apple has given us our first peek at the Apple Watch, so far we don’t know much about it, including when it will be released or how much its many versions will cost. A new report, however, provides some… Read more ›

The thing about robots in science fiction, especially recently, is that they’re often portrayed as living in a clean, distant future. The brilliance of Neill Blomkamp is his gritty, dirty, realistic portrayal of the future, and he’s bringing us a… Read more ›

If you’re searching for further evidence that music streaming is overtaking downloads, look no further than a new report claiming that over the last quarter European revenue from Spotify streams were 13% higher than revenues from iTunes downloads. The report… Read more ›

MXC has been in full damage control mode ever since its partners began blocking Apple Pay at stores, and while the consortium behind CurrentC claims there aren’t any fees for supporting Apple Pay, its partners should think twice before defecting.… Read more ›

MXC has been in full damage control mode ever since its partners began blocking Apple Pay at stores, and while the consortium behind CurrentC claims there aren’t any fees for supporting Apple Pay, its partners should think twice before defecting.… Read more ›

Protect your MacBook charging cord from fraying

Chances are you protect your iPhone with a case. Probably your MacBook too. But what about your MagSafe power adapter? It’s safe to say that the little white power brick that comes with Apple laptops isn’t the best design. In… Read more ›

Last chance to enter to win an iPhone 6 [Deals]

Apple’s newest smartphone, the iPhone 6, is here. You could get one for free by entering The Epic iPhone 6 Giveaway at Cult of Mac Deals.  But you had better hurry, because there is precious little time left to take… Read more ›

Google Maps gets a super sweet redesign for Lollipop

Google Maps for Android is the latest Google app to get a Material Design makeover for Android 5.0 Lollipop, following the improvements to Calendar on Monday. It’s not just more colorful than it was before, however; you’ll also find new services built–in,… Read more ›

5 Of The Worst Things About iPhone 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 Plus is easily the best smartphone I’ve had and I would highly recommend it to anyone for a variety of reasons, notably the wonderful screen and stellar battery life. While there is plenty to rave about, sometimes sharing what’s not to like can be helpful to others who are thinking about making … Read More