Tag Archive: Keeping


Apple spends $700,000 per year keeping Tim Cook safe

Tim Cook might be a guy who can take care of himself, judging from the impressive amount of time he spends in the gym each day, but Apple’s not taking any chances: The company shells out close to $ 700,000 each year on security for its CEO. And who can blame them? The whopping line item […]

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Meet the man charged with keeping Apple’s gear easy to use

The man charged with keeping Apple user interfaces looking and working beautifully made his bones by suggesting hand-painted boxes for the original iPhone. That’s just one shimmery detail from the resume of Alan Dye, Apple’s new vice president of user…

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Why the Apple Watch is keeping me awake at night

No gadget ever caused me to lose as much sleep as the Apple Watch. I wish I could forget about Apple’s shiny new smartwatch, but the damned thing has me under its spell. It’s the curse of Cupertino, and I’m…

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Move Files While Keeping Permissions Intact with “Paste Item Exactly” in the Mac OS X Finder

Cutting and pasting files within the OS X Finder is an easy way to move files and folders around on the Mac, particularly for Windows converts, but by default the cut and paste function changes permissions and ownership during the file move process. For the most part that is desirable, but if you are logged … Read More

Move Files While Keeping Permissions Intact with “Paste Item Exactly” in the Mac OS X Finder

Cutting and pasting files within the OS X Finder is an easy way to move files and folders around on the Mac, particularly for Windows converts, but by default the cut and paste function changes permissions and ownership during the file move process. For the most part that is desirable, but if you are logged … Read More

Nike Fuelband SE Makes Keeping Fit That Bit More Stylish [Review]

Fuelband SE by Nike Category: Activity tracker Works With: iOS devices Price: $ 149.95 Until Apple finally comes out with its eagerly anticipated iWatch, Nike — at least in terms of style — is perhaps the closest thing to Apple in…

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More Evidence Confirms Apple Plans On Keeping The iPhone 5 Around

vodafone_mailEarlier this week, we posted evidence that even after Apple unveils its new mid-range iPhone 5C device, it could keep the 16GB iPhone 5 around for customers who want a classier, more solid phone at a discounted price. Here’s some more confirmation. As discovered by German site Flo’s Weblog, Vodafone Germany plans to discontinue several […]

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IOS 7′s New Photo Filters Are Lossless, Keeping Original Photo Untouched

It looks like the new photo filters in iOS 7 are lossless. That is, the original, untouched image file is saved as is, and the effect is applied on-the-fly. This is how non-destructive editing apps like Lightroom and Aperture do their thing.

What does this mean for users? It means that you can shoot away in black and white and return to the original colored pictures later. In theory, it’s a lot  [Read More…]

Limelight: A Beautiful New iPhone App For Keeping Track Of Movies

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Limelight is a new iPhone app for collecting movies and sharing them with friends. Released earlier this week by indie dev studio 9:42 AM, Limelight is pitched as a ”new way to browse and organize your movie library.”

Inspired by Delicious Library on the Mac, Limelight borrows from similar digital bookshelf apps and adds a unique social element.

I’ve been a proponent of an app called TodoMovies for  [Read More…]

Keyper, A Lovely Leather Wallet For Keeping Keys

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The Keyper isn’t strictly a Mac-related gadget, or even an iOS-related one. But I’m writing it up for a few reasons anyway. One, it’s gorgeous. Two, leather confections are a favorite of our esteemed deputy editor John Brownlee. And three, it actually is pretty iPhone and iPad friendly because it’ll stop your keys from scratching up their screens if you toss the lot n a bag or pocket together.

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