Tag Archive: Been


Smartphone users know that sharing personal data with apps can be part of the price of free apps, but when it comes to how frequently those apps give that data to third parties, the numbers will shock you. A new… Read more ›

While recent rumors have claimed that Google is working on bringing Android Wear support to the iPhone, the company hasn’t actually made anything official. But code found inside its firmware could prove that it has been working on making Android… Read more ›

Apple really is making a giant iPad, according to a new report from Bloomberg, but they’re running into production issues that have delayed the release of the long-rumored iPad Pro. According to Bloomberg’s sources, production of the 12.9-inch iPad is… Read more ›

Your iPhone has been hacked by the NSA

That iPhone in your hands? It’s been compromised by the NSA through its SIM card, and government spies can access your phone through a backdoor installed on it without even needing a court order. Sound scary? It is, and it’s… Read more ›

Apple’s Contacts app is the worst. It’s slow, it has a hard time working with services like Google or Exchange, and it just plain doesn’t connect with Calendar. Even though it integrates into all our other apps, most of us… Read more ›

The Apple Watch might have been four years in the making and the most Jony Ive-centric Apple product yet — but the company didn’t get everything it was wishing for from the device. According to a new report for the Wall… Read more ›

It’s been a while since we’ve seen vast improvements to lithium-ion batteries, which power the portable gadgets we rely on today. But that’s all about to change, thanks to a company called SolidEnergy. Born out of MIT in 2012, the startup has… Read more ›

It’s been a while since we’ve seen vast improvements to lithium-ion batteries, which power the portable gadgets we rely on today. But that’s all about to change, thanks to a company called SolidEnergy. Born out of MIT in 2012, the startup has… Read more ›

Everyone gamer over a certain age has a fondness for the 8- and 16-bit titles they grew up on. With that in mind, it’s no surprise that developers born in the 1980s are now creating nostalgia-infused iOS games harking back… Read more ›

Snapchat users, rejoice! The wait is over: the popular video messaging app has finally been updated to support the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. If it seems weird to you that it’s taken almost three months for one of… Read more ›