Tag Archive: 2015


Swift grew, er, really fast in 2015

Swift, the programming language that creates apps for all of Apple’s hardware, had a pretty happy 2015, according to a report from job site Freelancers.com. The data comes from 1,429,842 “good” projects — that is, “those which have been filtered for spam, advertising, self promotion, reposts, or that are otherwise unlikely to be filled,” the […]

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The 10 best albums of 2015

2015 has been a big year for brilliant albums, with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Adele blasting out savory songs that changed the landscape of music. We saw Jamie XX arise as an incredible solo act, Ben Gibbard got his emo-groove back, and Drake dominated the rap world with brutal rap battles and meme-tastic music […]

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2015: The year photography moved (and moved us)

We were too busy taking our own pictures in 2015 to notice that something about photography had changed. This was the year the photo moved. It shed its flat, two-dimensional constraints and showed a life once left to the imagination. The movement could be slight, as in Apple’s Live Photos, a new feature on the […]

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The 10 best iOS games of 2015

It’s an age of abundance in the iOS gaming scene, with everyone from Apple to indie enthusiast blogs weighing in on what the best games are for our beloved iOS platform. We’re here to focus on the best mobile games we have actually played and loved, rather than just the blockbusters everyone’s already heard of. […]

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Cult of Mac Magazine: Inside Apple’s secret design studio, best Mac games of 2015, and more

Happy holidays, everyone! No matter what you celebrate (or don’t), we’ve got a ton of great stuff in the latest issue of Cult of Mac Magazine, right here for you. There’s a sneak peek inside Apple’s secret design studio to start you off, plus the best games for your Mac from 2015, a deep dive […]

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11 awesome TV shows we couldn’t stop watching in 2015

2015 brought us a souped-up Apple TV, so it’s great news that the same year yielded plenty of high-quality entertainment to watch on the fourth-generation device. From tenured favorites like ’60s Madison Avenue masterpiece Mad Men to the arrival of smash hits like Mr. Robot, there was no shortage of great entertainment gracing our screens. In our […]

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The 10 best new Mac games of 2015

Mac games aren’t as numerous as iOS games, but they tend to be a bit more expensive, making impulse purchases a rare thing. How do you know which ones to spend your money on? If you’re looking to stuff your stocking with the finest of games for our favorite platform, look no further. We play […]

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Here’s how Mac and iOS absolutely dominated the enterprise in 2015

Apple didn’t just see a standard year-over-year improvement in the enterprise market in 2015. iPhones, iPads and Macs all saw significant growth and adoption rates over the competition. JAMF Software published its annual survey for 2015 that reveals trends about Apple products and their role in the enterprise. The findings are excellent news for the folks […]

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Apple reveals its ‘best of 2015’ picks for iTunes and App Store

2015 is almost over, and Apple has released its list of its favorite apps, games, and pop culture artefacts which landed in the App Store and on iTunes over the past twelve months. Alongside expected categories like best iPhone and iPad app, the list also includes newer categories including best apps for iPad Pro, watchOS […]

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Top 5 stores for the best Black Friday deals online in 2015

Almost all major retailers have unveiled their Black Friday ads by now, and some of our predictions have been blown out of the water by lower prices. Many will definitely qualify for the coveted Editors’ Choice nod. And with price-matching driving down prices next week, more will likely follow. We tallied up the spoils that debuted during […]

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