Tag Archive: Been


This is the Star Wars Lego trailer you’ve been looking for

Well, that didn’t take long. It’s only been four days since The Force Awakens trailer appeared on all of our computer and iPhone screens, and here we have the entire thing recreated with the ubiquitous plastic building toy. Why did…Read more ›

1/3rd of Steve Jobs’s patents have been awarded since his death

Steve Jobs was a visionary, a futurist, and a business genius… but he was also an inventor with over 458 patents to his name. What better way to spend this holiday weekend than getting yourself up to speed with the…Read more ›

YouTube delivers the music streaming service you’ve been waiting for

The YouTube music streaming service you’ve been hearing about for months is finally here. It’s called YouTube Music Key, and it lets subscribers stream and save high-quality music and music videos on the web and on Android and iOS devices. For…Read more ›

WhatsApp’s blue checks confirm your messages have been read

WhatsApp, one of the most popular messaging platforms on the planet, finally offers one of the most basic messaging features — the ability to tell you when your messages have been read. The app will now display blue checks instead…Read more ›

Star Wars episode VII’s official title has been revealed

  Principal photography has officially wrapped for the much anticipated Star Wars Episode VII sequel, and to celebrate the crew has revealed the movie’s official title as “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Star Wars: The Force Awakens is scheduled to release…Read more ›

The HP Sprout could have been built by Apple back in 2011

By now you’ve probably seen the HP Sprout computer, an oddly-named, yet undeniably original desktop computer/tablet/projector combination that allows users to scan physical items and then manipulate them on screen using their fingers. One day after the $ 1,899 system got the tech…Read more ›

Apple Pay’s biggest competitor has already been hacked

Apple Pay’s biggest competitor backed by major retailers has been hacked before it even launched. Retailers like Walmart, BestBuy, Gap, and CVS are waging a war against Apple Pay with their own mobile wallet solution, CurrentC, but the pending doom…Read more ›

ICYMI: It’s been way too long – new iPads, Macs, and more

Another week, another issue — all of Cult of Mac’s best news stories and features, compiled in one place to read through easily on your iPad or iPhone. This week we’ve got some fantastic coverage of Apple’s iPad event, which…Read more ›

Apple TV + Philips? The first HDTV with built-in iTunes and AirPlay has been announced

Update: False alarm. As we suggested was a possibility, Philips was misunderstood by a reporter. They are actually just bundling Apple TV’s with new televisions, not building in the hardware. We don’t know exactly what Apple plans on announcing next Thursday, but…Read more ›

It’s been way too long: Apple sends invites to October 16th event

  Apple isn’t quite done rolling out its new products for 2014, as the company just sent out invites to a special Town Hall event being held on its Cupertino campus on October 16th at 10AM PT. The event comes…Read more ›