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iPhone 6s Unexpectedly Shuts Down? Apple Might Have a Fix!

Has your iPhone 6s randomly shut itself off for no obvious reason? Typically this happens when the iPhone 6s still has battery power available, but the device dies and powers down anyway. If this has happened to your iPhone 6s, it may be due to a battery failure and Apple might replace it for free. … Read More

Apple’s inconsistent ban hammer comes down on Reddit apps

Less than a week after Reddit finally debuted its own official Reddit app for iOS, Apple has started cracking down on popular third-party Reddit clients in the App Store. The reason? No, apparently it’s not got anything to do with Reddit pulling some strings over at Cupertino — although the timing sure makes it appear […]

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Amazon cracks down on bad USB-C cables that can kill your gadgets

Amazon has started cracking down on crappy USB-C cables that could damage your smart devices. The retail giant now prohibits cables that do not comply with standard specifications laid out by USB Implementers Forum Inc.  USB-C is great; like Apple’s Lightning standard, it’s completely reversible, and it can be significantly faster than its predecessors when based […]

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Get ready! Apple Store is down in preparation for today’s keynote

The Apple Online Store has temporarily gone down in advance of today’s Apple keynote. When it returns, we’re expecting to see a new 4-inch iPhone SE, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, additional Apple Watch straps, and more — although you probably won’t be able to order them right away. Apple’s March 21st keynote is set to begin […]

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How to warm up and cool down with your Apple Watch

When you start a workout, Apple Watch only gives you a three-second countdown. There’s no time for a warmup first. And when you’re done, the Workout app does not prompt you to cool down either. That is very different from the treadmills and bikes you find in most gyms, which ease you gently into your […]

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Apple Watch’s dominance isn’t slowing down any time soon

The Apple Watch is the hottest smartwatch on the market. And it looks like it is going to stay that way for a while. A report by International Data Corporation says the Apple Watch will lead a rapidly growing wearables market through at least 2019 as a skeptical public gets won over by more sophisticated […]

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Apple officially shuts down its Twitter analytics acquisition

Two years after it acquired Topsy, a San Francisco-based firm offering Twitter analytics to companies, Apple has officially shut down the service. “We’ve searched our last tweet,” Topsy has noted on its official Twitter account. Topsy’s website redirects to an Apple support page detailing how users can use search features on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. We’ve searched our last […]

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iPad Pro will touch down in India next week

The iPad Pro is set to launch in India next week, amidst a massive push on Apple’s part to grow its enterprise business in the populous country — with plans for this to eventually account for 15-20 percent of Apple revenue. Pricing for Apple’s super-sized tablet will begin at Rs 67,990 ($ 1,018), compared with $ 799 in the United […]

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Cut down on countless wasted keystrokes with TextExpander [Deals]

If you spend any time behind the keyboard (and let’s be honest, if you’re reading this you probably do), you’re probably wasting a lot of time. The wide menu of commonly used terms, names, phrases and information that we take time to type out add up to minutes and hours that can be saved by […]

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iOS 9 adoption just keeps slowing down

iOS 9 adoption is continuing to limp slowly towards 100%. A couple weeks after we reported that iOS 9 adoption had “run out of steam” at 67%, it’s gained a few more percent points. But iOS 9 adoption still falls short of total. According to Apple’s latest figures, roughly 70% of eligible iOS users are […]

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