Buy a shirt, get a share. Bumped turns your purchases into investments

The stock market can be complex, but what if becoming a shareholder meant nothing more than shopping? With a new mobile app called Bumped, you can start earning shares of stock simply by purchasing items you already love.

Did Apple steal its heart sensor technology for the Apple Watch?

According to a Michigan-based health company called Omni MedSci, Apple stole the technology needed to create its heart rate sensor, a key component to the Apple Watch that is being further explored for newer models of the wearable.

Epic Games hauls in $15 million from ‘Fortnite’ on iOS in just three weeks

The multiplayer shooter Fortnite has blasted its way to the top of the mobile game charts, pulling in more revenue than even Candy Crush. With an Android release on the horizon, this may just be the beginning.

Four generations of iPhone go head-to-head in our app-launching drag race

The iPhone X may be the most advanced iPhone to date, but is it that much quicker than its last-gen counterparts? We pitted Apple's latest headset against the iPhone 8 Plus, 7 Plus, and 6S Plus to find out.

WWF Free Rivers app puts a virtual landscape on any flat surface

WWF Free Rivers Augmented Reality places an entire landscape at your kitchen table (or wherever else you prefer). By simply pointing your camera at a flat surface, you're able to explore an entire world of wildlife, people, and rivers.
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How to choose an iPad: A practical guide to Apple’s tablets

Selecting an iPad from Apple's lineup can be intimidating, but it doesn't have to be. Our comprehensive guide should put the numbers and specs in practical, easy-to-understand terms.

Snapchat now uses the iPhone X’s TrueDepth Camera to make better filters

Snapchat now uses the same tech as Face ID to make sure that your Lenses look amazing every time. Thanks to integration with Apple's TrueDepth data, Lenses can now add shadows, highlights, and track movement better than before.

Apple ProRes RAW promises faster RAW video workflows for Final Cut Pro X

Designed to improve efficiency without sacrificing quality, ProRes RAW gives videographers and filmmakers the latitude of RAW with the performance of ProRes for real-time editing in MacOS and Final Cut Pro X.

Apple plans a radically redesigned Mac Pro for 2019

After teasing that a new Mac Pro was in the works last year, Apple convened another reporter roundtable to clear up the Mac Pro timeline and illustrate just what we should expect from the new and improved Mac Pro.

Master your big-screened Apple iPad with these handy tips and tricks

Ready for the latest iPad tips and tricks to revolutionize your iPad use? Whether you just bought the newest iPad or have had one for years, here are the tools you should know about, and exactly how to use them.

Tinder begins testing a new video looping feature to add to profiles

Tinder announced it is testing a new feature that allows users to swipe through more than just photos. With Loops, you'll be able to create a two-second loop from an existing video that you can add to your profile.

These language apps are almost as good as having a babelfish in your ear

Learning a language other than your own can be tough. Thankfully, these five apps will help you learn a foreign tongue with a variety of lessons, quizzes, and other activities that are designed to make you more fluent.