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Paying your bills is as easy as taking a photo with Plastiq

It can sometimes be hard to keep track of your bills, but Plastiq hopes to change that. The app allows you to pay your bills simply by taking a photo of them, and then allows you to plan exactly when you want each bill paid.
Computing

DoBox could inexpensively replace most of your Apple peripherals, if it works as advertised

From English startup This is DoBox, DoBox is a small, inexpensive device that's proposing an onslaught on an extensive list of different proprietary Apple devices, from AirPort to Apple TV.
Mobile

How much did the FBI pay to hack the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone? ‘A lot’

FBI Director James Comey let loose that the bureau paid more than the amount he will make in the remainder of his term. That's more than $1.3 million, based on his reported annual salary of $184,300.
Social Media

Who needs a camera roll? You can now take photos and videos within Flipagram

Flipagram has launched an update to its app that allows you to take photos and videos straight from the app -- you'll no longer have to browse through the camera roll in order to create media for Flipagram.
Mobile

Apple argues internally over the future of iCloud, report claims

Apple can't agree on what to do with iCloud, a report claims. However, changes are on the horizon that could vastly improve the iCloud system for both users and developers. It might just take a while for Apple to implement them.
Mobile

Whip out your Apple Pencil and try out the 11 best iPad Pro drawing apps

The iPad Pro is more than just a big tablet: it's the ultimate canvas. From Procreate and Paper to Forge and Adobe Photoshop Sketch, the App Store is full of great drawing apps for the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil. Here are our 11 favorites.
Computing

Apple is already stocking its freshly based 12-inch 2016 MacBooks in its stores

Apple's refreshed 12-inch MacBooks are already showing up in its stores worldwide, and are expected to roll out to authorized resellers at any moment. To find the nearest store, simply use Apple's online Personal Pickup tool.
Social Media

Facebook is tweaking the News Feed to show articles you’ll actually read

Facebook has announced yet another tweak to the News Feed, now factoring in time spent reading articles. The changes are part of Facebook's Feed Quality Program, and should help cut down on clickbait in the News Feed.
Mobile

Acer’s Xplova S5 biking computer records video when your heart starts racing

Acer announced an update to the Xplova biking computer, this version being called the Xplova S5 and featuring a built-in camera that can start recording based on conditions that you set -- such as a raised heart rate.
Mobile

Apple patent shows headphones that seamlessly switch between wired and wireless

A new Apple patent published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shows headphones that use a Lightning connector, but are capable of switching between wired and wireless connections without interrupting playback.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 10 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…
Web

What’s on TV tonight? Google’s bringing live TV listings straight to Search

Looking for something to watch? Instead of turning on the tube just to find something, you'll soon be able to see live TV listings within Google Search. That's in addition to all the info Google already offers about TV shows and movies.