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Pro Tip: How to watch video while checking email on iPad

So you’re watching a TV show or movie on your iPad and you hear the ding that means you just got a new email. You could double press on the Home button to bring up the multitasking bar and swipe over to your Mail app, but why? One of the cool gosh-wow things of iOS […]

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How to keep kids from checking out bad stuff on Apple TV

Not every Apple TV is in a household full of self-realized adults. Apple knows this and has set up some restrictions, similar to the parental controls on iOS. That way, you can make sure that your kids aren’t purchasing anything (or playing/watching anything) without your consent. Here’s how to set it all up on your Apple […]

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Got wood? You will after checking out this Macintosh replica

Love Hultén has created a beautiful replica of the original 128k Macintosh made almost entirely out of American walnut. Known for his craftsmanship in building replicas and concepts of gaming consoles among other gadgets, Hultén has taken that love and applied it to one of Apple’s most beloved products to date. He calls it the Golden Apple. What’s […]

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Be My Eyes, Due 2, and other awesome apps worth checking out

Get Ready For Halloween By Checking Out These Apple-Themed Costume Ideas [Gallery]

  Halloween is coming soon, which means you need a costume to show off how incredibly awesome you are. Maybe you’re still undecided and need a little bit of inspiration. When it comes to Apple-themed costumes there are a lot…Read more ›

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Haze Is A Gorgeous New App For Checking The Weather On Your iPhone

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Weather apps are a dime a dozen these days. iOS designers have proven that they know how to create beautiful, intuitive weather apps like Dark Sky, Solar, Today Weather, Weather Neue, Check the Weather, and so on.

One of the earlier weather iPhone apps with a unique, beautiful design was Outside. The same company behind Outside, Robocat, has released a totally new weather app in the App Store today called  [Read More…]

Get Ready For Halloween By Checking Out These Apple-Themed Costume Ideas [Gallery]

Halloween is coming soon, which means you need a costume to show off how incredibly awesome you are. Maybe you’re still undecided and need a little bit of inspiration. When it comes to Apple-themed costumes there are a lot of great ideas out there and you don’t have to spend a lot of money to make them. We’ve rounded up some of the best Apple Halloween costumes from the past few years to help  [Read More…]

Checking Back in With iPhone Hotels

Runtriz’s E-Butler app for the St. Regis in New York.

Back in 2008, the Malibu Beach Inn billed itself as the worlds first iPhone hotel. Now apps like that one are helping people get more comfortable (or complain more quickly) in hotels around the world. The California hotel offered guests loaner iPhones or iPod Touch devices to order room service, set wake up calls, request dry cleaning, extra blankets or  [Read More…]