Tag Archive: Before


There was no selfie stick, no hashtags and no sharing with his BFF. In fact, when Robert Cornelius took his historic selfie, he sat still as a stone for 15 minutes, then watched the photo slowly appear on a silver-plated sheet of copper as he breathed in dangerous mercury fumes. That was instant gratification in […]

iOS 9 is still in beta, but you can get ahead of the curve and under the hood of Apple’s powerful new mobile OS before its official launch. In a Cult of Mac Deals exclusive, the iOS 9 Swift Coding… Read more ›

When you sign in to Apple Music, you have access to Apple’s new music-centric sharing and socializing system, Connect. While Ping may have come to an an ignominious end, Connect has the advantage of being integrated into the new, exciting… Read more ›

Kitschy Scopitone jukebox brought the jams before MTV

Cable boxes couldn’t be hooked up fast enough in August of 1981. People said I want my MTV.   Music videos blew our minds as we watched for hours on end a steady rotation of our favorite rock and pop… Read more ›

Apple today invited Beats Pill XL owners to return their speakers for a refund after discovering that its battery could overheat and pose a fire safety risk. Customers will receive a full refund of $ 325 as an Apple Store gift… Read more ›

Master your Apple Watch before it arrives

Once your Apple Watch arrives, you’re going to slap it on your wrist ASAP. But then what? There’s a fairly steep learning curve for the Apple Watch, since Apple came up with innovations like Force Touch and the Digital Crown… Read more ›

If you’re an iOS developer itching to get your hands on an Apple Watch, it might be your lucky day. Apple is giving registered developers a chance to get an Apple Watch delivered by next week, which is much better… Read more ›

Learn how to use Apple Watch before you buy

Apple Watch preorders don’t go on sale until April 10th at 12:01 AM, but you can get a virtual walkthrough of how to use one right now. Apple has posted new guided tours online detailing specific features of the Watch in detail.… Read more ›

I don’t know if you’ve heard of Zombeavers, but it’s out now. And, true to its name, it is about beavers who are also zombies, and they lay siege to a cabin full of hapless, idiot teens on a weekend… Read more ›

Having to do your background reading just to go and watch a movie sounds a whole lot like schoolwork, but thankfully when it comes to the world of comic books things ain’t so bad! With theaters set to play host… Read more ›