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Adjust Whether a Mac Restarts Automatically on System Freeze

Modern Macs with new versions of Mac OS (or Mac OS X) default to automatically reboot themselves upon a system freeze. This is a troubleshooting feature that aims to prevent average users from having to initiate a forced restart, since the Mac would simply restart itself if a system freeze were to occur. While most … Read More

Clever sensor tells your iPhone whether your favorite restaurant is full

Your iPhone can help you find a good brunch place, with reviews on Yelp that indicate a restaurant’s best dishes. But there really isn’t any real-time help, except maybe calling or taking your chances and just showing up, to find out if you and your friends can get a table at a local hot spot. […]

Instagram is about to hit you with ads whether you Like them or not

Are you tired of your Instagram feed being low on sponsored posts from companies trying to sell you things? If so, here comes the best news you’ve ever heard. The company has opened up its advertising code to make it easier than ever for partners to get ads all up in the Facebook-owned photo-sharing app. […]

How your next iPhone could detect whether it’s being used by a thief

As the devices we likely use the most on any given day, it makes sense that our smartphones should be as personalized as possible: not necessarily in terms of the New York Knicks or Hello Kitty case we keep them in, but…

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This App Reminds You ‘Whether’ You Were Hot Or Cold A Year Ago

I’m kind of obsessed with monitoring and comparing numbers like blog views and podcast downloads. It’s probably a mild form of obsessive-compulsive disorder, but I made up my own word for it: “metriculous.” Whether is an app that satisfies that…

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Apple: Sneaky Samsung Is Lying About Whether We’re Cool With iPhone Cloning

Apple’s entire beef with Samsung is that the Korean electronics maker keeps on shamelessly ripping off the design of their devices, so is anyone surprised that the latest roadblock in the Apple vs. Samsung case has to do with an…

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GameAgent’s Helpful Mac Match Can Now Forecast Whether or Not Your Mac Can Run Mavericks

gameagent-mac-match-mavericksFor those of you eager to know whether or not your aging Mac will be able to run Mavericks, the new version of OS X due out in a few months, Aspyr have enlisted the Mac Match feature on their GameAgent site to help you out. Mac Match is usually employed to try to figure […]

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Apple Is Investigating Whether Or Not Tin Used In Its Products Is Hurting Indonesia

ericschmidtApple needs a lot of tin to make its assortment of gadgets, but tin can be a very environmentally unfriendly business. It can destroy tropical forests and coral reefs, and it can bankrupt the people who depend on tropical forests and coral reefs for their livelihood. No tropical forests? No trees. No coral reefs? No […]

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