Tag Archive: Fans


Apple Music is about to become the music service for EDM fans

If you’re a fan of EDM (that’s “electronic dance music” for the older Cult of Mac readers out there!), Apple Music is about to become your best option for streaming music — courtesy of a new deal Apple has signed that will let it bring thousands of rare DJ mash-ups, remixes, and mixtapes to its […]

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Star Wars fans love the series’ most dangerous tech

A new poll of the most wanted technology from the Star Wars universe shows that fans may not have really thought their answers through. The survey comes courtesy of Harris Poll and software developer myDevices and asks one question: “If you could have any technology from the Star Wars trilogy, which would you want?” While […]

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Will Apple alienate iPhone fans by ditching the headphone jack?

Apple has famously killed popular technologies when it believes they’re past their best — and it could be gearing up to kill one more. According to recent rumors, next year’s iPhone 7 will ship without the 3.5mm headphone jack in favor of a thinner form factor. Understandably, a lot of fans are unhappy about that […]

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Will Apple alienate iPhone fans by ditching the headphone jack?

Apple has famously killed popular technologies when it believes they’re past their best — and it could be gearing up to kill one more. According to recent rumors, next year’s iPhone 7 will ship without the 3.5mm headphone jack in favor of a thinner form factor. Understandably, a lot of fans are unhappy about that […]

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Apple fans (and a robot) line up around world for iPhone 6s launch

We figured tonight’s iPhone 6s launch would draw some crowds, and sure enough, they are. Fans all over the world are lining up to be the first to get their hands on Apple’s latest hardware, and we have the pictures to prove it, starting with that massive batch of Hamburgers above. Here are crowds outside […]

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Crazy Apple fans tried to sell their kidneys for iPhone 6s

How much do you want an iPhone 6s? Probably not as much as the two men in China’s eastern Jiangsu Province who reportedly attempted to sell their kidneys to buy Apple’s latest must-have handset. The bizarre story claims that friends Wu and Huang decided to sell a kidney each to get the money for an […]

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Pebble Time fans are overreacting on Twitter

A social-media campaign hopes to put pressure on Apple to release the Pebble Time smartwatch app for iOS. The to-do started after an update on the Time’s Kickstarter page yesterday. “The Pebble Time iPhone app, as we’ve all noticed, is…

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Apple’s bold plan to convert casual music fans into streaming subscribers

Imagine clicking iTunes’ “Buy” button to purchase the latest record from Drake or Pharrell Williams, only to get a popup from Apple suggesting you’re behind the times. That’s what might happen as Apple uses its massive consumer base to push…

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New Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser brings fans back ‘home’

“The Force is strong in my family,” says Mark Hamill’s Luke Skywalker voices over this second teaser trailer for the hotly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie that will hit the big screen this coming December. “My father has…

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Samsung paid 500 fake fans to attend Galaxy S6 China launch

Samsung is trying to match the iPhone 6 in every way with the launch on the Galaxy S6. That includes pre-launch hype with over 1,000 people at events clamoring for a look at the new flagship phone, but in Samsung’s…

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