How to Customize Notification Center in OS X Yosemite

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For many Mac users, the Notification Center in OS X Yosemite has become one of the most useful tools that the new operating system has to offer. Not only does it put a wealth of information at our fingertips, it also provides alerts on breaking news, updates from social media, and much more. The inclusion Read more…

The Diamond iWatch: The Ultimate Luxury in Wearables

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“Ultimate luxury” is how jewelers Mervis Diamond Importers describe their own elitist take on the Apple iWatch, but I think it’s just plain ridiculous. “Ultimate luxury” doesn’t even begin to cover it. The Diamond iWatch is included in this year’s Holiday Gift Guide, another marketing stunt in my opinion, as it won’t be available till Read more…

5 Holiday Apps to Put You in the Christmas Mood

5 Holiday Apps to Put You in the Christmas Mood
The holidays can be a real challenge for a lot of people. It is always one of the busiest times of the year, and the stress that comes with trying to find the perfect gift, even as the number of shopping days starts to run low, can make it tough for anyone to get into a Read more…

The App Store 2014 in Review [Infographic]

app store 2014 in review
The iOS App Store has had a very busy year, with new apps being released almost incessantly – both free and paid. Many app developers change their pricing throughout the year – an average of 4.7 times, in fact. Additionally, 25 percent of paid apps have gone free in 2014. Then there are the seasonal Read more…

PRODUCT RED Campaign Raised $20 Million to Help AIDS Research

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Founded in 2006 in collaboration with Bono and Bobby Shriver, Apple’s PRODUCT RED campaign has been consistently promoted every year. The goal is to deliver an AIDS-free generation. This year, the PRODUCT RED campaign raised a whopping $20 million that will go to AIDS research, with the hopes of making the ultimate goal a reality Read more…

How to Set Up Family Sharing in iOS 8

How to Set Up Family Sharing in iOS 8
One of the best new features that Apple introduced with iOS 8 is Family Sharing, a service that allows up to six people to share apps, music, movies, and other content across all of their devices. This isn’t Apple’s first foray into allowing users to share content of course, but Family Sharing has streamlined the Read more…

Get Hugely Discounted Apps Via App Santa Now!

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Merry Christmas to you, app lovers who are always on the lookout for when app prices drop. As it usually is during the holidays, discounts and promos are all over the place, and if you have been patient enough in the past year, you’ll probably save a sizeable chunk of money by buying apps this Read more…

This Is What Apple Employees Are Getting for Christmas

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Apple has a tradition of giving their employees a signature gift at the end of the year as a way of saying thank you for doing their part for the company. It’s not an unusual practice, for sure, as many other companies do the same thing. Then again, it’s Apple, so it makes fans curious Read more…

Isn’t it Time We Forgave Apple for Apple Maps?

Isn't it Time We Forgave Apple for Apple Maps?
Back in 2012, Apple famously dumped Google Maps in favor of its own in-house mapping solution, introducing Apple Maps to iOS users for the first time. The new Maps app delivered a host of cool new features, including turn-by-turn navigation and 3D flyovers of popular cities and landmarks. But in a move that was very uncharacteristic Read more…

Apple Christmas Ad The Song Might Make You Shed a Tear or Two

apple christmas ad the song
We’ve never made a secret of our love for Apple ads, and for this holiday season, Apple has not failed to deliver yet again. During a season of overly cheerful or cloyingly sentimental music, the Apple Christmas ad The Song manages to maintain a good balance. It does not do away with the sentiment that Read more…