Tag Archive: Days


Apple veteran Bill Atkinson talks about the early days of Macintosh

I’m a sucker for hearing ex-Apple employees talk about the company’s early days. In particular, it’s fascinating to find out more about the development of innovations like MacPaint and the Mac graphical interface, as well as speculate over who was really responsible for the Macintosh’s creation. On this week’s episode of the Triangulation podcast, tech broadcaster Leo Laporte interviews […]

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Relive the golden days of gaming with the SNES on your iPhone [Deals]

For those who grew up with it, the Super Nintendo represents all that’s right and good about gaming. The feel of that classic gray controller, with its signature purple push buttons, is enough to take anybody back to better days, and the SNES30 proves it. A 1:1 replica design with brand new features like Bluetooth […]

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Watch Steve Jobs’ right-hand woman talk early days of Apple

Kate Winslet has been earning rave reviews for her performance as Joanna Hoffman in the new Steve Jobs movie. Hoffman was one of the original members of the Macintosh (employee #5 to be exact), and was notorious at Apple as one of the few employees who boss Steve Jobs around. In a recent interview, Hoffman […]

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Our fave El Capitan tricks plus seven days with the 6s on The CultCast

This week: we’ve spent seven full days with iPhone 6s and we’re ready to report what we love and what we don’t. Plus: El Capitan just made your Mac a lot better! We’ll cover the cool tricks your Mac just learned. And then, how does $ 9 for an Apple Watch Sport band sound? How about […]

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iOS 9 breaks records with 50% adoption in just 5 days

iOS 9 has only been out since last Wednesday, but already it’s smashing records — being named the fastest case of iOS adoption in history, with more than 50 percent of devices already using iOS 9.2. “iOS 9 is also off to an amazing start, on pace to be downloaded by more users than any […]

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App Camp for Girls raises $100K with two days left

Head to any technology conference and you’ll wonder where all the women are. We live in an age where women are routinely underrepresented at best, harassed and threatened at worst. Technology classes in schools are just as bad, with less… Read more ›

7 days with the Apple Watch, this week on the CultCast

It’s been a week now that we’ve been living with Apple Watches affixed to our wrists, and in that time, we’ve curated a list of what we love, what we don’t and our overall impressions of Apple’s newest trinket. Is… Read more ›

How Crossy Road developers made $10 million in 90 days

SAN FRANCISCO — Crossy Road developers Andy Sum and Matt Hall never set out to rake in a pile of cash. They did, however, want to create a popular game. “We wanted to make the next Flappy Bird,†said Sum… Read more ›

Keep your MacBook powered for days with this smart backpack

LAS VEGAS — Companies are throwing sensors into everything this year. Toothbrushes, cookie jars, mouth guards … you name it, and someone is trying to cram some sort of sensor into it. Next up is your backpack. AMPL Labs’ upcoming… Read more ›

Appy days: iPhone 6 sales drive App Store downloads to record highs

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are shattering all kinds of sales records, and that knock-on effect is starting to be felt elsewhere: The overwhelming interest in Apple’s next-generation handsets pushed iTunes App Store downloads to new heights last month.… Read more ›