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Mobile

Hurray! Tim Cook fixes it for Siri to pronounce Barbra Streisand's name correctly

Good news! One of Siri's most egregious errors is about to be fixed. In the next update, Apple's virtual assistant will finally pronounce singer Barbra Streisand's name correctly, thanks to Tim Cook's intervention.
Mobile

How to block text messages on iOS and Android

The primary function of your smartphone, be it an iOS or Android device, is to keep you connected with other people. That said, there are times when you get undesirable messages from your contacts or completely strangers. Here's how you…
Computing

Hate iTunes as much as we do? Here’s how to give it the ax

Apple's iTunes is a major performance drain in Windows, and it's not exactly sprightly in Mac OS X either. That said, removing the media player be a serious boon to your desktop's performance. Here's how to get rid of iTunes in both…
Social Media

Facebook just announced Lifestage, and you're probably too old for it

Facebook is trying to recapture a younger audience, and has announced the launch of a new social media network called Lifestage, which was built by a 19-year-old and is for those who are under 21.
Computing

Mac Evernote users can now quickly switch to OneNote

Switching from Evernote to OneNote just got easier. Microsoft brought their importer tool to the Mac. It grabs Evernote content and adds it to OneNote, meaning it takes just a few minutes to switch note-taking services.
Computing

Mac users, watch those links! New, convincing malware wants to trick you into clicking

Mac malware is rarely as sophisticated as its Windows counterparts, and this latest discovery is no different. It needs users to actively choose to install Advanced Mac Cleaner, which opens the flood-gates for a torrent of pointless apps.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
Computing

Parallels Desktop 12 for Mac debuts with the stand-alone Parallels Toolbox

Parallels Desktop 12 for Mac boasts expanded support for PC gaming, including games available via Microsoft’s Windows 10 Xbox app, and Blizzard’s blockbuster team-shooter 'Overwatch.'
Wearables

The Apple Watch 2 will not have a cellular connection, according to new reports

Rumors about the Apple Watch 2 are starting to heat up. Reports say it will have GPS, a faster processor, and come in more styles. The company could also upgrade the original model and lower the price.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
Deals

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
Mobile

New report puts to bed rumors of iPhone Pro, says there will only be two iPhone models

Rumors have long been spreading about Apple's iPhone 7. A September 9 pre-order date has been leaked, and the device will likely launch at an event on September 7. Here's everything you need to know.