What it’s like to wait in line for an iPhone

On September 21, 2013, in Industry News, by Kerry Davis

What makes people give up a few hours of their time—or even an entire night—to stand outside of a store waiting for the doors to open so that they can buy a phone? As Apple has proven time and again, they’re not waiting for just any phone. A…

Get to know iOS 7: Notes and Reminders

On September 19, 2013, in Industry News, by Macworld

Notes and Reminders both had skeuomorphic looks in iOS 6, both of which have mostly disappeared in iOS 7. The new Notes and Reminders are sleeker, simpler versions of their predecessors.


Notes has been part of iOS since the release of the …

Jawbone unveils Jambox Mini, an even more portable Bluetooth speaker

On September 4, 2013, in Industry News, by Lex Friedman

First there was the Jambox. Then, there was the Big Jambox. And on Wednesday, Jawbone unveiled its third portable Bluetooth speaker: the Mini Jambox.

The $180 speaker is about half the size of the classic Jambox—though it sports the same price…

Alleged iPhone 5S Flex Cable May Confirm Fingerprint Detection Support

On September 3, 2013, in Industry News, by Leif Johnson

One of the strangest common threads among all the leaks we’ve seen of the iPhone 5S so far is that none have featured the fingerprint sensor we’ve heard so much about. Yet with some leaked photos from French site Nowhereelse.fr, that may have changed. …

20 computer terms every Mac user should know

On July 4, 2013, in Industry News, by Christopher Breen

Throughout the life of Mac 101, we’ve talked a lot about Apple technologies and terms. But with the gentle persuasion of this column’s readers, I’ve come to realize that—all too often—terms and acronyms that many of us take for granted …

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