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Apple given full marks in new data privacy report

Apple is one of nine different companies to be given the full five stars in this year’s “Who Has Your Back?” report by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). “This is Apple’s fifth year in the report, and it has adopted…Read more ›

On your marks: iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6 face off in speed test

Speed isn’t the only reason to buy a smartphone, but it’s certainly interesting to see how Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 stacks up against Apple’s bestselling iPhone 6. Thanks to YouTube user Android GameE, we have our first speed test of…Read more ›

Zaxxon Escape Marks A New Chapter In A 30 Year Old Classic

After 30 years (and a mountain of quarters), SEGA has unleashed the next chapter of the hit classic Zaxxon. Now that you’ve defeated the evil Zaxxon, it’s time to shoot and tilt your way past Zaxxon’s evil army as you try to escape the collapsing asteroid base. This modern sequel to an everlasting classic features:

INFINITE GAMEPLAY EVOLVED – Swipe your desired direction, blast away force fields with missiles and  [Read More…]

In Review, David Pogue Gives iPhone 4S High Marks, Especially Siri

The first reviews of the iPhone 4S are coming in, and they look pretty good. David Pogue, in a review headlined New iPhone Conceals Sheer Magic, says Siri is game-changing: Its even more amazing how Siris responses can actually form a conversation. Once, I tried saying, Make an appointment with Patrick for Thursday at 3. Siri responded, Note that you already have an all-day appointment about Boston Trip for this  [Read More…]

Target Marks iPad 2 As End Of Life Are They Expecting The iPad 3 In October?

Well, thats certainly interesting. Target has just declared the iPad 2 in its end-of-life. Interesting, because it implies that Apples about to release the iPad 3, but ultimately, more likely some database enterers wishful thinking or a screw up than anything else.   First noted by TipB, the iPad 2 has been marked as discontinued at Target well, at least the 16GB model in WiFi, Verizon and At&T flavors. TipB  [Read More…]

Report Says First Week of September Marks Start of iPhone 5 Production

Production is about to commence on the 5th generation iPhone, says a new report from an Apple-related news site in Asia (Macotakara.jp). If the report is accurate, the iPhone 5 – or iPhone 4S, perhaps – will begin rolling off the assembly lines in about three weeks. For most of the year, we’ve been hearing that early fall would bring with it the long-awaited release of the next-gen handset, a reality that eluded us this  [Read More…]