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Yesterday’s Apple outages brought digital sales for services like iTunes to a standstill, but it also caused things to grind to a halt in some brick-and-mortar Apple Stores. The down time sent retail back to the days before, well, Apple… Read more ›

The Apple Store is back and ready for orders

Are you ready to get your fingers all over the brand new MacBook with its Force Touch trackpad? Get your credit cards ready because the online Apple Store is back and ready for your hard earned cash. You can pick… Read more ›

As expected, the Apple Online Store has gone down hours ahead of today’s special event. When it returns later today (likely shortly after the conclusion of Apple’s keynote), we expect to see new details about the Apple Watch, and whatever… Read more ›

In the summer of 1991, Sonic the Hedgehog was, quite simply, the greatest thing Simon Thomley had ever seen. At the age of 11, Thomley had graduated to the SEGA Genesis gaming console after years as a Nintendo Entertainment System… Read more ›

Apple is back atop Hollywood’s A-list

Another day, another award for Apple. This time, branding site Brandchannel has given Apple the nod in its 2015 Brandcameo Product Placement Awards for overall product placement in movies. After three years without being the most represented company on-screen in… Read more ›

You are in the middle of an executive meeting and your mobile device, which you use for note taking and organizating your presentations, suddenly gives you a low battery warning. What do you do? Just let it die? Disturb everyone else… Read more ›

Motorola’s CEO fires back at Jony Ive and Apple

In Ian Parker’s excellent New Yorker profile of Apple’s Jony Ive, the Apple design maestro is mentioned to be disparaging of an unnamed competitor who allows customers to make their devices into “whatever you want.” Apparently, Motorola thinks the comment… Read more ›

The iPhone 6 Plus has a hard time sliding into most pants pockets, but if you’d like to make the iPhone 6 Pinch even more unbearable, Bandai is coming out with a new case that transforms your device into the… Read more ›

The first season of HBO’s half-hour comedy series about a bunch of nerds trying to change the world with code is headed back to your television screen this coming April. HBO put up a trailer for the hotly anticipated premiere… Read more ›

Wingless spaceplane will paddle back to Earth

With “plane” in the name, you expect to see wings. But the European Space Agency’s Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle IXV, or spaceplane, will have to earn them. A critical test takes place Feb. 11, when the spaceplane will get a push… Read more ›