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Sapphire glass was in the news again today, thanks to a jump in the share price of GT Advanced Technologies Inc. — the company which will reportedly manufacture the iPhone 6’s sapphire display. With contrasting reports about sapphire’s advantages over… Read more ›     

While accusations about NSA backdoors to Apple devices have been doing the rounds for a while now, yesterday’s revelations about spying agencies using so-called “leaky apps” to capture user data has reignited the debate. Below is a Q&A covering everything… Read more ›     

5by Is A Video Discovery App That Gets To Know You

Called 5by, StumbleUpon’s new iOS app is designed to let users, well, stumble upon videos that might be of interest to them. 5by is basically a video concierge service that sifts through the mountains of videos available online, and creates… Read more ›     

The Mac turns 30 today. It’s a big day for Apple, and obviously it’s a big day for every member of the Cult of Mac (that means you!). Here’s a roundup of all our stories about the Mac’s milestone: News… Read more ›     

I’ve let friends borrow my Macbook when they come over to my place from time to time, and I’m still surprised by the way they don’t “get” the trackpad. Some of them look for the button to click, some want… Read more ›     

In my review of The Room a few months ago, I said it was the best mobile game I’ve ever played, and I meant it. The Room 2, the iPad-only sequel to the puzzle-box escape title, is out now, and… Read more ›     

Here’s a pretty nifty feature you probably didn’t know it about in iOS 7: it’s possible to take a picture using your iPhone’s camera while looking at the multitasking screen. Here’s how to try it out for yourself. First of… Read more ›     

Steve Jobs once said in an interview that everyone in America should learn programming. Well, if you’re interested in coding, but don’t know where to start, your local Apple Store may be the place for you. Over the weekend, Apple… Read more ›     

Jony Ive. He’s the private man who some say is Apple’s own heart… and on our newest CultCast, our own Leander Kahney, with his new book Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products hitting stores Nov. 14th, reveals inside…

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While Apple’s iLife and iWork software suites are considerably cheaper than competing products from rival companies, there’s still a bunch of people who would rather download them illegally than have to fork out the $ 20 fee for each app. And…

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