Tag Archive: Thanks


3D Touch comes to iPad Pro thanks to clever Apple Pencil hack

The iPad Pro is the most impressive tablet Apple’s ever created, but it’s missing one killer feature: 3D Touch. Developer Hamza Sood has found a clever workout around though that brings Peek and Pop features to the iPad Pro, and it’s all made possible thanks to the pressure sensitive features of the Apple Pencil. Check […]

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Rare Apple III Plus still works (thanks to good karma)

As far as computers go, the Apple III was a rather rotten Apple. The first 14,000 were recalled with hardware problems galore and even with bugs eventually worked out, Apple never could erase the computer’s “lemon†label. But if you’re willing to give the Apple III a second chance, there is a working one for […]

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Rare Apple III Plus still works (thanks to good karma)

As far as computers go, the Apple III was a rather rotten Apple. The first 14,000 were recalled with hardware problems galore and even with bugs eventually worked out, Apple never could erase the computer’s “lemon†label. But if you’re willing to give the Apple III a second chance, there is a working one for […]

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Pandora earnings hit a bum note thanks to Apple Music

With Pandora CEO Brian McAndres dismissing Apple Music back in July as nothing to worry about, Pandora stock took an after-hours beating yesterday, falling by as much as 21 percent to just $ 15.25. The reason? A poorly-received quarterly earnings report, thought to be the result of would-be customers trying (you guessed it!) Apple Music instead […]

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Facebook updates are easier than ever thanks to 3D Touch

Facebook has just updated its official iOS app, adding some new iPhone 6s-friendly features designed to work with the new handsets’ 3D Touch capabilities. What exactly does that mean? Essentially that you can now use 3D Touch’s “Quick Actions” from the Facebook app icon. Give your iPhone 6s a firm press on the Home screen and […]

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Foxconn posts record September revenues thanks to iPhone 6s

iPhone 6s manufacturer Foxconn has posted revenues of $ 318.4 million for the month of September, largely as a result of Apple’s next-gen handset. The monster earnings for the month were not only the best month of Foxconn’s year so far, but represented a 30 percent rise from the previous month and an increase of 17.8 percent year-on-year. And […]

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Porsche picks CarPlay thanks to Apple’s privacy policies

Apple’s “We don’t want to know” non-snooping data protection policy may not be making it too many friends in government, but it’s certainly won over Porsche. According to a new report, Porsche opted to go with Apple’s CarPlay platform over Google’s Android Auto for its new 911 Carrera and Carrera S models. The reason? The […]

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XTRON power bank is futureproof thanks to USB-C

It may look like a flask, but the contents of the XTRON pack more of a punch than your favorite bourbon. It’s a portable power bank from Maximas with a whopping 13400mAh. Its best feature is the USB-C port, the up-and-coming USB standard, and it is capable of charging any laptop with this port, especially […]

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Pinterest will become a giant store thanks to buy buttons

If you’ve ever been browsing through the Pinterest app and then seen something that made you think, “OMG want,” but you were away from your computer or just didn’t feel like going online to make that thing yours, you may… Read more ›

Color photography first gained a peel thanks to potatoes

The potato is one of the least colorful of the good Lord’s creations. But somehow, two French inventors figured out how the dud spud could help put color in our photographs.  Before brothers Louis and Auguste Lumiere tinkered with taters,… Read more ›