Apple Buying Beats: Sound Logic or Ridiculous Move?

Apple buying Beats
It’s everywhere you look. Talk that Apple is about to shell out $3.2 billion to buy Beats Electronics is making the rounds fast and hard, so much so that the rumor mill is smoking. The Financial Times first reported that Apple is on the verge of acquiring the brand best known for its outrageous (in Read more…

How to Get Access to OS X Beta Versions For Free

How to Get Access to OS X Beta Versions For Free
So, you want to test out the latest, freshest version of OS X but don’t want to pony up the $100 to join the Apple Developer program. In the past this meant you either had to buddy up with a paying developer or just wait for the new version to come out like the rest Read more…

Why You Should Not Rely Too Much on Your iPhone Passcode

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Some days ago, I started thinking about actually putting a passcode on my iPhone. While I have a password on my laptop, I have never ever used a passcode for any iPhone I have had. For one reason or another, the thought of actually using one came to mind, and just when I was on Read more…

The Snugg iPhone 5 Ultra Thin Case Is My New Favorite

Snugg iPhone 5 Ultra Thin Case
I’ve always been a sucker for thin iPhone cases, more so when I changed from the iPhone 4 to the iPhone 5. The phone without a case is so sleek and pretty, and I think that it’s a pity to put it in a case, which only takes away from the nice feeling of holding Read more…

How to Get an App Store Refund

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Have you ever wished that you could get a refund for something on iTunes? Maybe you realized you purchased the wrong app right after you downloaded it, or maybe after you used the app or media you realized it wasn’t what you were expecting. While you might think you’re stuck with the wrong app, movie, Read more…

Massive iPhone Upgrade Event Rumored This Weekend in the U.S.

Massive iPhone Upgrade Event Rumored This Weekend in the U.S.
It’s all but rumors right now, but 9to5 Mac says it has a source who has knowledge of what Is being cooked up in Apple Stores across the country this coming weekend. There are no specific details, but from the report, we know that the event is iPhone-related, in particular to boost sales. That means Read more…

Buying a MacBook Air? BestBuy Offers the Lowest Prices, Pre-tax!

Buying a MacBook Air? BestBuy Offers the Lowest Prices, Pre-tax!
Apple ended the month of April with great news for its customers by announcing new MacBook Airs with bumped up specs and lowered prices. If you immediately jumped on that news and bought a new MacBook Air or two, you might not want to continue reading. If, however, you decided to wait a little bit, Read more…

Slingshot App Allows iOS Screensharing on Any Device

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Sometimes, it’s just easier to share what’s on your screen with other devices rather than sending screenshots via email or other messaging platforms. Of course, there’s the good old manual way of actually showing someone else your phone, but what good is that when you’re not physically in the same room? That’s where Slingshot app Read more…

Does This Aerial Photo of New Apple Campus Construction Site Make You Think of Food?

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The new Apple campus is supposed to look like this when it’s done. Right now, though, we can only see that work on the new Apple campus is not suffering from any delay. Here’s an aerial photo of the construction site, and Patrick May of Silicon Beat thinks it looks like it’s good enough to Read more…

Hackers Focusing on Android, Give Up on iPhone

Hackers Focusing on Android, Give Up on iPhone
That ought to be good news to those of us who are iPhone users, yeah? If you think about it, it does not really come as a surprise, given that for the longest time, Macs were thought to be rather secure. Of course, we know how that story went. Still, Apple seems to hold its Read more…