Tag Archive: Shuts


iPhone 6s Unexpectedly Shuts Down? Apple Might Have a Fix!

Has your iPhone 6s randomly shut itself off for no obvious reason? Typically this happens when the iPhone 6s still has battery power available, but the device dies and powers down anyway. If this has happened to your iPhone 6s, it may be due to a battery failure and Apple might replace it for free. … Read More

Apple officially shuts down its Twitter analytics acquisition

Two years after it acquired Topsy, a San Francisco-based firm offering Twitter analytics to companies, Apple has officially shut down the service. “We’ve searched our last tweet,” Topsy has noted on its official Twitter account. Topsy’s website redirects to an Apple support page detailing how users can use search features on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. We’ve searched our last […]

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HopStop shuts down after Apple sucks the life out of it

It looks like HopStop is doing the walk of shame back from Apple’s apartment. The city transit mapping service is shutting down as of this October. Apple acquired HopStop in 2013 and seems to have used up just about all of the data it wants for its own Maps app, so the folks in Cupertino have […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Toyota radio ad shuts down iPhones because drivers won’t

Let’s be clear: It is incredibly dangerous to do anything with your phone while you’re driving. You shouldn’t be texting, checking your mail, or swiping through Tinder when you should be focused on all of the people and giant, dangerous… Read more ›

Samsung’s flagship London store shuts down for good

While Apple Stores go from strength to strength, the so-called Samsung Experience Stores sadly aren’t faring so well. Would-be shoppers at Samsung’s flagship store in London, England, were today greeted by a message telling them about the permanent closure of… Read more ›

As The Magazine shuts down, Newsstand loses a high-profile publication

The Magazine, one of the best original technology-focused Newsstand magazines out there, is closing up shop as of December of this year. The Magazine raised the bar for a digital-only publication, providing well-written and edited short and long non-fiction that… Read more ›

Orkut who? Google shuts down proto-social media site this September

Back in the heady days of the early 2000s, early social networking services like Tribe.net, Friendster, MySpace and (yep) Facebook all offered similar features: connecting with other folks via the world wide web. Orkut, founded in 2008 and owned by… Read more ›

Orkut who? Google shuts down proto-social media site this September

Back in the heady days of the early 2000s, early social networking services like Tribe.net, Friendster, MySpace and (yep) Facebook all offered similar features: connecting with other folks via the world wide web. Orkut, founded in 2008 and owned by… Read more ›

Popular Photo Storage And Sync Service ‘Everpix’ Shuts Down

Everpix, the young photo storage startup that aimed to solve your Photo Stream woes, is no more. Due to a lack of revenue and the inability to scale, the company’s founders announced today that the service will be shutting down…

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Reeder Goes Free On The iPad & Mac Until Google Reader Shuts Down

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Reeder has long been our favorite newsreading app on the iPhone and iPad, but with Google Reader set to be discontinued on June 30th, the future of Reeder has been up in the air. Google Reader is the engine that drives Reeder, but with no clear alternative right now, it’s not exactly sure what Reeder’s new engine will be come July 1st.

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