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Friday, March 24, 2017
  

YouTuber gets hands-on with new (RED) iPhone 7 Plus

The world’s first YouTube unboxing of the new iPhone.Photo: MKBHD/YouTube While the rest of us are going to have to wait for preorders to open on March 24, lucky...

Apple’s new 9.7-inch iPad is more affordable than ever

Apple today introduced a new 9.7-inch iPad that’s more affordable than ever before. The device looks almost identical to the iPad Air 2 that it is replacing in Apple’s...

Podcast 551: Knocking the Air out of the iPad lineup

Yay, new hardware! Apple skipped the event this time around, and unveiled a new iPad to replace the iPad Air 2, a red iPhone 7, more storage for the iPad...

iPhone 7 Free Deals at AT&T and Verizon Review

It hasn’t been that long since the iPhone 7 lineup was launched and carriers are already offering deals in an attempt to convince their customers to get the new Apple device...

You can finally buy a refurbished MacBook Pro with Touch Bar

The new MacBook Pro is simply stunning.Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac Want to get your fingers on the MacBook Pro’s new Touch Bar but don’t want to pay the...

The Week in iOS Cases and Accessories: These stabilizers produce better videos

Smove ($249 MSRP; on sale for $139) is pitched as “the only smartphone stabilizer that doubles as a charger” for your iPhone of any size. It’s also just a pretty...

iTunes finally lets you watch movie rentals across devices

iTunes 12.6 makes it easy to watch rented movies on any device.Photo: Apple The next major update for iTunes has arrived. Along with unveiling new iPads and...

Apple denies that millions of iCloud accounts have been hacked

Hackers have threatened to remotely wipe devices belonging to millions of users.Photo: Brian Klug/Flickr CC Apple is denying reports that hackers have gained access to up to 559 million customer...

Apple stock starts the week at new all-time high

Apple’s stock is on the rise.Photo: Buster Hein/Cult of Mac Shares of Apple Inc. started the week by climbing to a new all-time high today, closing at a record...

Fix all your devices with this loaded DIY toolkit [Deals]

Don’t let anyone tell you what you can and can’t fix. This toolkit gives you everything you’ll need to start repairing your own electronics.Photo: Cult of Mac Deals Most...

Updates to Google’s Duo, Allo, and Photos apps bring small but important features

Google came packed with a bunch of announcements at its Google for Brazil event, but you don’t need to live in Rio de Janeiro to benefit from them. In addition...

Apple will start producing iPhones in India in 4-6 weeks

Designed in California, built in India.Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac Apple may not have received the tax concessions it was hoping for in India, but that’s not slowing...

Facebook live videos take aim at Twitch with streaming software, hardware support

YouTube’s already muscling in on Twitch’s territory, and now Facebook’s going after hardcore game streamers, too. Alongside news that live videos can now be shot on standard PCs, not...

It wasn’t the money: Wozniak on robots, design, and Apple’s origins

More than 40 years after founding Apple Computer, Steve Wozniak has a lot to say about the early days of the world’s richest company—and about technology, learning, and being a...

Ultra-thin laptop stands, finger heaters and more [Crowdfund Roundup]

Ever felt your hands are just too cold to type efficiently? We have an answer for that! It’s called Heatbuff, and it’s an infrared heater that sits behind your keyboard...

Apple to Begin iPhone 6, 6s, and SE Manufacturing in India Over Next Few...

Government officials in India today confirmed that Apple will begin manufacturing iPhone devices within its Bangalore plant over the next few months, in a bid to boost the company’s presence...

Google adds handy shortcuts to help with searching in Google app update

The Google app has always been a fantastic way to get quick info about the things we’re most interesting in, but now Google is making it even easier to find...

CloudBerry Backup gives you total control of your Mac backup

This post is brought to you by CloudBerry Lab, maker of versatile backup software. When you click “back up now,” it’s easy to feel unsure about exactly what’s about...

Instagram will let you book appointments to become more like Yelp and OpenTable

Need to book an appointment? Soon you won’t even need to leave the Instagram app to do that. In the next couple of months, Instagram is planning to give...

LinkedIn’s Trending Storylines aims to broaden users’ news horizons

In an effort to become to be its users’ professional news feed, LinkedIn has launched a new feature aimed at providing a broad set of perspectives on relevant business news....