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Macworld is closing its doors. Parent company IDG has laid off much of its staff, including longtime employee and Editorial Director Jason Snell. First published in 1984, Macworld has played a historic role in covering Apple since its early days. The… Read more ›

U2 might rock Apple event after all

Despite attempts to squash rumors that it’s heavily involved in Apple’s launch of the iPhone 6 and iWatch, a report from the New York Times is now debunking U2′s publicist’s debunking of rumors that Bono and the Edge will take the… Read more ›

Candy Crush not so sweet after disappointing earnings

We may be in something of a golden age for iOS gamers, but Candy Crush maker King isn’t reaping the benefits quite as much as it had hoped. With revenue shrinking, and having been unable to recapture the lightning in… Read more ›

Having shut down Justin.tv on the back of a reported $ 1 billion Google acquisition, live video game streaming service Twitch is now blocking copyrighted music. Twitch uses software called Audible Magic which scans videos for music that is owned or… Read more ›

Getting into the streaming TV business might be all the rage right now, but it’s far from an easy game to play. (Which is why Tim Cook referred to Apple TV as “a hobby” for so long.) Proof positive of… Read more ›

Could it be that the much-anticipated sapphire displays for the upcoming iPhone 6 isn’t actually sapphire at all? Sort of, according to a new video posted by YouTuber Marques Brownlee. Brownlee made waves a few weeks back when he apparently… Read more ›

Dr. Dre is getting respect from Compton after Beats deal

It’s hard to imagine the inventor of gangsta rap having an office in the spotless halls of Apple’s Cupertino headquarters. Dr. Dre managed to rise above the streets of Compton to become the self-proclaimed “first hip-hop billionaire” thanks to Apple’s $ 3… Read more ›

If you’ve ever reset an iPhone to factory default settings or restored a device to set it up as new, you may have run into this “Activation Error” message when going to set up the iPhone again. The accompanying message is somewhat vague and not particularly helpful, saying “Activation request could not be completed. If … Read More

Instagram goes after the pros with new editing tools

Instagram was the golden standard for not only sharing, but shooting mobile photography in its early days. But since then, more complex tools like VSCO Cam and Camera+ have come onto the scene. Nowadays, getting the perfect photo isn’t often as simple… Read more ›