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If you’ve ever hopped onto Wikipedia just to “look one thing up really quick” and then come to an hour later with a comprehensive knowledge of the various forms of lightsaber combat, WikiLinks 3 might very well be your Kryptonite.… Read more ›

WWDC’s long-winded keynote makes a pretty snappy song

Jonathan Mann is the Song a Day creator who’s (so far) written and recorded 2,350 songs (including this one) for his YouTube channel. He’s an Apple fan, of course, and many of his songs have to do with the Cupertino-based… Read more ›

AltConf makes WWDC look like a stuffy college lecture

You’ve probably heard — repeatedly, from us — that Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is happening in San Francisco next week. But that’s not the only show in town. The Alternative Developer Conference (AltConf), a community-driven event, is running at… Read more ›

You can add all the high-tech features you want, but ultimately one of the best ways to make people buy gadgets is to ensure that the devices are the same ones already used by their friends. That’s the concept behind… Read more ›

Scott Forstall, the Apple executive who lead the creation of iOS and was then kicked out the company in 2012, says he’s not staying mad at Apple. In a recent interview about the Broadway play he’s producing, Forstall addressed his… Read more ›

Thor’s giant schlong makes its debut in Vacation reboot

Rusty Griswold is all grown up in the upcoming reboot of classic comedy National Lampoon’s Vacation. If you’ve ever laughed out loud when someone says “prairie-doggin’,” you’ll love this new reboot just as much, what with it’s scatological and sexual… Read more ›

How much profit do you think you’d make per day if you coded a Top 10 paid app in the Mac App Store? $ 10,000? Maybe even $ 20,000 a day? While the iOS App Store has been a gold mine for… Read more ›

4K Video Downloader makes it easy to grab YouTube videos

This post is brought to you by OpenMedia, creator of 4K Video Downloader. Do you want a copy of a YouTube video on your iPad, iPhone or other device? 4K Video Downloader allows you to download video, audio and subtitles from YouTube… Read more ›

Thor’s giant shlong makes its debut in Vacation reboot

Rusty Griswold is all grown up in the upcoming reboot of classic comedy, National Lampoon’s Vacation, which originally starred Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo, Randy Quaid, and Anthony Michael Hall. If you’ve ever laughed out loud when someone says “prairie-doggin’,” you’ll… Read more ›

iFixit teardown reveals what makes Apple Watch tick

The first wave of Apple Watch preorders have already been dropped off on customers doorsteps in Australia. We’ve already seen a ton of unboxing videos going through the Apple Watch packaging, but the folks at iFixit are wasting no time… Read more ›