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Fixing “The application ‘Application.app’ is not open anymore” Mac Error

One of the more brilliantly worded Mac errors you may encounter is the curious “The application ‘Application.app’ is not open anymore.” message. This error is often seen when trying to interact with Preview, Finder, Steam, or many other apps either through one of the apps related files or through the app itself. Once you see … Read More

iCloud hacker behind ‘The Fappening’ faces five years in prison

Almost 19 months after the mass leaking of naked celeb photos known as “The Fappening,” a man has been arrested for violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act — and faces up to five years in prison as a result. Ryan Collins of Pennsylvania is pleading guilty to hijacking more than 100 accounts using phishing emails disguised as official […]

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Microsoft hails its Surface Book as ‘the ultimate laptop’

Microsoft had a surprise up its Windows-loving sleeve today in the form of a new Surface laptop called the Surface Book, the first laptop in history to be built by the company. Hailed as the, “thinnest, most powerful PC ever created,” the distinctive-looking Surface Book weighs just 1.6 lbs, is 7.7 mm thick, and boasts […]

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Apple shows off iPad Pro, ‘The biggest news in iPad since iPad’

The iPad Pro is coming in November, and it’s going to be huge. Apple gave us our first look at the upcoming supertablet at its special event this morning, which has a 12.9-inch screen. And if that number seems awfully specific, you apparently haven’t figured out how Apple works by now. The width of the […]

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Woz: ‘The future is scary and very bad for people’

Tech pioneers like Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking, and Elon Musk have warned humanity of the dangers of AI for years, and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says he’s finally a beliver in the doomsday scenarios. “Computers are going to take over… Read more ›

‘The dress’ has its own iPhone case now

There’s no way you haven’t heard of the dress. The viral sensation that swept the world last week will probably go done as the most popular story of 2015, and it’s only March. So naturally it makes sense for you… Read more ›

‘The Interview’ is now available on iTunes

After previously snubbing Sony’s offer to distrubute the film in the wake of the Sony hacks, Apple is now streaming The Interview on iTunes. Available now from Apple at the same price at on Google, YouTube, and other streaming services,… Read more ›

Ex-Android chief declares iPhone 6 ‘the most beautiful smartphone ever built’

Hugo Barra, the man who once ran Google’s Android division, seems to have more of an interest in the smartphones its rivals are making these days. Speaking at WSJD Live, Barra called Apple’s new iPhone 6 “the most beautiful smartphone… Read more ›

Samsung beats Apple to the… musical sitcom?

I may be in the minority here, but when I think of the type of TV show I’d picture Samsung as, my mind goes to scandalous political thriller House of Cards well before it does to Glee. Which is, of… Read more ›

Does Apple’s deal with IBM signal ‘the end of desktop?’

Does the iOS-centric IBM-Apple deal equal the end of the road for desktops? Absolutely it does, if you believe Bob Tinker, CEO of the newly-public company MobileIron. Discussing the recent alliance between the two tech giants during his company’s first… Read more ›