Tag Archive: Closed


How to Reopen Closed Tabs in Safari for iPhone

Have you ever been looking at a web page or reading something in Safari on your iPhone and then accidentally closed it? Or maybe you closed the tab and then realized you weren’t quite finished with it, or you’d like to get that closed tab back for some other reason? You can easily re-open closed … Read More

Scammer used closed accounts to spend thousands at Apple Stores

A Florida man has been charged with federal wire fraud for racking up $ 309,000 in illegal credit card transactions, with many of them carried out at Apple Stores. 52-year-old Sharron L. Parrish Jr. visited different Apple Stores – including those in Brandon, Boca Raton,…

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Call Of Duty: Strike Team Creator Closed By Activision

The Blast Furnace, the development studio responsible for Call of Duty: Strike Team, is being closed by Activision. The studio was originally expected to handle all future Call of Duty mobile games, but its 47 staff are now facing redundancy. “Having explored a range…

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YouTube App For iOS Gets Suggestion Overlays, Closed Captions For Streams

YouTube-suggestions

Google has today updated its official YouTube app for iOS to introduce annoying suggestion overlays that offer recommendations on what to watch next over the top of the video you’re currently watching. The update also adds closed captions for live streams, and more.

Admittedly, the suggestion overlays aren’t that bad; they can easily be dismissed by tapping the little “X” that appears alongside them, and they can suggest interesting videos that you might not have stumbled  [Read More…]

Poster App For iOS Acquired & Closed By WordPress Creator Automattic

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Poster, a wonderful WordPress client for iOS, which we’ve written about many times here on Cult of Mac, has been acquired by WordPress creator Automattic.

The app has since been pulled from the App Store and will no longer be available in its current form, but developer Tom Witkin, who announced the acquisition on his blog, insists he will continue to provide support for existing users.

“I’m elated to share that I,  [Read More…]

Google Chrome For iOS Can Now Play Audio In The Background After It’s Been Closed

Have you ever used Google Chrome on your iOS devices to listen to music on YouTube, only to find it stops playing when you close the app? Sometimes that’s a good thing — you don’t always need videos to continue to playing in the background when they’ve been closed. But sometimes it’s annoying, like when you’re listening to music.

Thanks to the app’s latest update, you can prevent that from happening.

The  [Read More…]

NoSleep Lets Your MacBook Run Even When Closed

NoSleep is a tool that permits you to keep your MacBook, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air operating even after you have closed the lid. This can be particularly useful if you are the kind of person that needs to let your computer work while you are asleep or when you want to take your computer with you somewhere. It�s great for taking the computer places so that you can close the lid even though you want  [Read More…]

Keep a MacBook Running While Closed Without Going to Sleep with NoSleep

Closed MacBook Air

With traditional clamshell mode for a MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, or Macbook, an external display, mouse, and keyboard must be attached in order to maintain the running closed-lid clamshell state. Thanks to a third party kernel extension called NoSleep we can now remove those hardware limitations and run a Mac laptop with the lid closed and no hardware attached.

Installing NoSleep is easy and places a System Preference panel  [Read More…]

Reopen Recently Closed Tabs In Mobile Safari On Your iPad [iOS Tip]

Today�s tip is a simple one, but it fixes one of the most frustrating things that can happen when you�re browsing the web � especially on an iOS device. Have you ever hit your iPad�s display accidentally while browsing the web and closed a tab that included an article you were halfway through reading?

Thankfully, mobile Safari on the iPad has a handy feature that allows you to quickly access recently  [Read More…]

Re-Open Closed Browser Windows in Safari for iPad

re open closed browser windows in Safari for iPad

You can easily re-open closed web browser windows in Safari for iOS 5 on the iPad, just tap and hold the + button that usually opens new tabs � after holding it for a second you will see a pop-up menu that shows recently closed tabs for quick recovery and access.

If you don�t want the recently closed tabs to show any history,  [Read More…]