Tag Archive: Dark


Dark Fear will scare you to death this Christmas

T’was the night(s) before Christmas and all through the App Store, not a creature was moving except… wait, was that? I thought I was alone in here! Welcome to the world of Dark Fear, a retro-styled pixel horror game that’s creepy and creative enough to keep you tingling throughout the holiday season. There’s a reason it’s so […]

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Twitter’s next OS X update will bring support for El Capitan’s dark mode

Although the microblogging service pays a lot of attention to its iOS client, even rolling out a new feature called Moments last week, Twitter has traditionally ignored its OS X client. But it’s about to get a much needed update, including a dark mode custom tailored for OS X El Capitan. The announcement of the […]

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Cast a dark shadow with iOS 9.1’s hidden emoji

You’re probably excited about all of the fun new emoji characters that you just got in iOS 9.1, but one of the new additions won’t show up on any of your keyboards. The “Left Speech Bubble” emoji isn’t part of the official canon yet, but Apple went ahead and added it, anyway. Here’s what it […]

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Forecast Bar is the next best thing to having Dark Sky on your Mac

Forecast Bar brings all the features you love about Dark Sky to a Mac app. Not only does it look similar to Dark Sky, but it’s powered by the same Forecast API which means you’re getting the same accurate weather predictions. Forecast Bar also works the way you want it to. Keep it in the menu […]

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Dark Horse unleashes Hell(boy) on your messages with branded emoji sets

How big a fan of Hellboy are you? If you answered, “Such a big fan that I wish ‘Hellboy’ were a language I could speak all the time — if only someone would make a keyboard to that effect,” you’re…Read more ›

Wireless LED flash eliminates dark photos with just two taps

After a successful round of funding on Kickstarter in 2013, the makers of the iblazr are back with a new generation: the iblazr 2. The LED flash accessory for iOS and Android has now gone wireless and includes a number…Read more ›

Power Rangers morph into a dark, R-rated fan film

What happens to a bunch of weaponized high school kids recruited to fight intergalactic bad guys? They become some seriously disturbed adults. That’s the message in this stylish, high-concept fan film that reboots the popular live-action television show for kids…Read more ›

Wireless flash brings iPhone photography out of dark ages

LAS VEGAS — The iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. But it still sucks at flash photography. Knog, the Austrialian company that makes those kickass bike lights, wants to make your nighttime iPhone pics a little bit…Read more ›

Enable Dark Mode with a Keyboard Shortcut in OS X Yosemite

Dark Mode impacts the appearance of the Dock and Menu Bar in OS X Yosemite, turning both from their grey on white defaults to a higher contrast white text against black background dark alternative. The effect is sort of iOS-like, but it also makes a great addition to the Increase Contrast feature on a Mac … Read More

Dark Sky is the best weather app for iOS 8

This morning I woke up and slide my finger down my iPhone’s lockscreen to see the weather. With a single line of text, Dark Sky told me what it felt like outside and that it would be overcast for at…Read more ›