Apple vs Samsung Battle Hits Supreme Court


Apple and Samsung are headed to the Supreme Court today in a battle that could have a major impact on the “patent wars” that have dominated the tech sector. As usual with the Supreme Court, this week’s hearing isn’t about the facts of the case as such. A lengthy series of hearings and appeals in […]

UK Cabinet Members Told To Take Off Apple Watches

Britain’s Prime Minister has reportedly banned cabinet members from wearing Apple Watches during meetings. The move is said to be inspired by fears of Russian hackers. The Telegraph newspaper says Theresa May’s decision beefs up an existing policy which meant ministers had to leave their smartphones outside the room during meetings. That was driven by […]

How *Not* To Use Headphones On the iPhone 7

A video claiming to offer a secret hack to get a headphone jack on the iPhone 7 has racked up millions of views. The clip, somewhere between a spoof and a prank, suggests a powerdrill is the answer. The video rather meanly suggests there is in fact a hidden jack in the iPhone on the […]

Introducing the New Apple AirBag #Courage [Parody]


Apple has revolutionized carrying technology and is bringing the bag into the 21st century. That’s right. Apple: We don’t even know what you want anymore. #courage [Team Coco]

How We Feel About the New iPhone 7 [Comic + Video]


For those not aware of it yet, Apple has butchered the new iphone by removing one very important feature of the phone. This comic illustrates our feelings about this change perfectly: Yes, Apple has removed the traditional 3.5 mm headphone jack on the new iPhone and expect people to start using wireless headphones. Now, if […]

Steve Jobs Job Lot On Sale


Dozens of clothing items belonging to Steve Jobs are up for auction. But there’s barely a black turtleneck in sight. The curious collection of lots is being sold by the estate of Jane Fonda, though exactly how they ended up there is uncertain. The standout attraction for collector value is a leather jacket Jobs wore […]

Apple Launches Bug Bounty Program


Apple has announced it will pay up to $200,000 to researchers who find security bugs in its software and devices. It will initially be invite only. The news came at a rare appearance by an Apple representative, security head Ivan Krstic, at the Black Hat conference. The payouts will include maximums of: $25,000 for bugs […]

Apple Replaces Gun Emoji With Water Pistol

Apple has replaced an emoji of a handgun with one of a toy water pistol. It hasn’t commented on why it made the change. The water pistol is one of “More than one hundred new and redesigned emoji characters” coming to iOS10 in the fall. While Apple hasn’t publicly confirmed this, The Guardian cites unnamed sources […]

Free eBook: iOS 9 Troubleshooting Guide

For today’s free ebook, get the iOS 9 Troubleshooting Guide, which will help you solve 9 of the most common problems you can stumbled on on the latest edition of Apple’s mobile OS. 9 of the most common problems and how to solve them. Being an iDevice owner means you never have to worry about […]

Free eBook: VirtualBox Essentials Guide – Startup Guide to Virtualization


For today’s free eBook, get the VirtualBox Essentials Guide for free! Oracle VM VirtualBox is a free and open-source hypervisor for x86 computers from Oracle Corporation. It supports the creation and management of guest virtual machines running versions and derivations of Windows, Linux, BSD, OS/2, Solaris, Haiku, OSx86 and others, and limited virtualization of OS […]

FBI To Share iPhone Unlock Tactics With Cops


The FBI has agreed to share details of how it unlocked an iPhone — but with local police rather than Apple. The bureau’s court battle to force Apple to disable a security feature on the iPhone of the San Bernadino shooter came to an abrupt end this week when officials confirmed they had found a […]