Tag Archive: Party


How to Change a Third Party Apple ID Email to iCloud Email

You can now change the email address used as your Apple ID from third party emails to an @icloud email address, if you so desire. This means if your current Apple ID email login is something like “[email protected]” you can change it to an Apple domain like @icloud.com. Note this is completely different from changing … Read More

Stupid Terminal Tricks: The Dancing ASCII Party Parrot

Want to horse around in the Terminal? If you have already finished watching Star Wars in ASCII from the command line, you have Rickrolled the Terminal dozens of times, and you’re done watching The Matrix style scrolling screens of text gibberish, and the scrolling screens of poop emoji is no longer cutting the mustard, perhaps … Read More

How to Enable Siri for Third Party Apps in iOS 10

Siri in iOS now supports third party apps, meaning Siri can interact with apps like PayPal, Skype, Uber, and others that have chosen to include support for the Siri virtual assistant. In practice this allows you to ask Siri to do something like “send $ 10 to Bob using PayPal” or “Get me an Uber to … Read More

UE Boom 2 gets Block Party mode so you can blast friends’ tunes

SAN FRANCISCO — A slick new feature coming to Ultimate Ears’ Bluetooth speakers will let you stream your friends’ music from the palm of your hand. Called Block Party, it lets up to three friends connect to the same UE speaker. Then the self-appointed DJ can pick and choose from each person’s tunes, pulled from […]

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All the phones at the party become one sound system with AmpMe

The party is on, but there’s a problem: There’s no stereo or Bluetooth speaker for the music. But a startup out of Montreal has developed an app that allows partygoers to create a DIY sound system. AmpMe is an app that syncs streaming music across the many smartphones at that party to create one powerful […]

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Photo app lets you send the party snaps when you’re sober

There is a growing category of apps that fall under the heading, Apps to save us from ourselves. There are messaging apps that delay the sending of text messages and apps and hardware that measure the amount of alcohol on your breath. Flashgap enters this category – probably in time for some – to stop […]

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Party Hard: a retro, stealth game about stabbing your neighbors

We’ve all had terrible neighbors who throw loud parties that last all night, even on Mondays. Party Hard, an upcoming game for iOS, is about bringing those annoying gatherings to a halt. With a knife. Developer Pinokl Games has released…Read more ›

Party Hard: a retro, stealth game about stabbing your neighbors

We’ve all had terrible neighbors who throw loud parties that last all night, even on Mondays. Party Hard, an upcoming game for iOS, is about bringing those annoying gatherings to a halt. With a knife. Developer Pinokl Games has released…Read more ›

WWDC party plan: Here’s where the action will be

If you’re attending Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco next week and want to know where the parties are, here’s a website that’ll help you plan your evenings. WWDC Parties 2015, which comes courtesy of developers Geoff Pado…Read more ›

Apple Watch wins our wrists and we party with Patrick Stewart On The CultCast

This week: why Apple Watch will win the wrist war; we snap a pic with Patrick Stewart but he’s NOT amused; the good and bad of a Lucas-free Star Wars 7; Microsoft’s new Hololens looks incredible; and we reveal some…Read more ›