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Computing

Suffering from video woes on an old MacBook Pro? Apple comes to rescue, free of charge

Apple is offering free repairs for 15 and 17-inch MacBook Pros manufactured between 2011 and 2013 with video defects and random reboots.
Mobile

The Digital Trends iPhone App just got a heckuva lot better

I'm pleased as punch to introduce a massive update to the Digital Trends iPhone App. The new version brings our app into the 21st century, with updated sections, new graphics and logos, dramatically speedier response times, and an end to…
Wearables

The 18K gold Apple Watch Edition may be a gold mine … literally

Apple may lure in the big fish with its 18K gold Apple Watch Edition models. A new estimate says these watches may hold as much as 30 grams of gold, which amounts to more than $850. As such, the price may hit the thousands.
Photography

Turn your iPad into a professional drawing tablet with Astropad

Two former Apple engineers designed a new app that turns your iPad into a bonafide professional drawing tablet that connects to your Mac and most professional apps. It boasts new technology to make it faster and smoother than ever.
Mobile

Motorola’s president doesn’t take too kindly to Jony Ive’s criticism of Moto Maker

In response to Apple designer Jony Ive's criticism of Motorola's Moto Maker program, Motorola president Rick Osterloh came out and defended the program while taking a jab at Apple.
Mobile

Google Inbox is an Advil for your pounding email headache

Google has a new kind of email app called Inbox. Previously only for certain phones and the Chrome browser, it's now available for iOS and Android tablets, plus other web browsers. The app makes organizing your email a breeze, but has a few…
Mobile

Looks like Apple won’t give up its iPhone encryption anytime soon

During a last-minute cyber summit, Apple CEO Tim Cook reaffirmed his company's decision to encrypt iOS, arguing it's Apple's responsibility to ensure the privacy of its customers.
Mobile

It won’t take you back to 1985, but this Back to the Future DeLorean iPhone case sure looks cool

A Japanese toy company just made an iPhone 6 case that looks exactly like the Back to the Future DeLorean. The case may cost $50, but it has a lot of cool features, including LED headlights.
Wearables

Apple patent shows it may want you to strap an iPhone to your head in the future

Apple's watching the growing interest in virtual reality closely, and has filed another patent for a headset utilizing an iPhone or an iPod as the VR display. Whether it'll eventually become a real product remains to be seen.
Mobile

This whole Modern Family episode was shot with an iPhone 6 and iPad Air 2

Modern Family shot an entire episode using only an iPhone 6 and iPad Air 2. The episode shows all the characters appearing via Facetime and other programs on a MacBook desktop.
Mobile

Apple Pay faces major roadblock in China, after UnionPay stalls negotiations

Apple Pay faces an uphill climb in race to bring mobile payments to China. UnionPay stalled negotiations after worries about increased competition rise. Chinese regulators also expressed concern over security.
Movies & TV

How Apple designer Jony Ive influenced the design of the new Star Wars lightsaber

Apple's Jonathan Ive inspired at least one key element of the controversial new lightsaber that debuted in the teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.