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Friday, March 24, 2017
  

Sexual assault on Facebook Live: Girl, 15, allegedly attacked while 40 watched video

An apparent gang rape of a 15-year-old girl was broadcast on Facebook Live over the weekend — and no one reported it to the police. The video reportedly showed five or six...

RED or dead? Apple’s best and worst PRODUCT(RED) devices

The new PRODUCT(RED) iPhone is the latest limited-edition Apple product to turn a crimson paint job into a pile of green, all for a worthy charity. Apple got...

New (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 Plus Shown Off in Unboxing Video

Early this morning, Apple unveiled new Special Edition (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and 7 Plus models, which feature a vibrant red aluminum finish paired with a silver Apple logo and white...

How to monitor your kids’ Nintendo Switch gaming habits with your iPhone

Nintendo’s new Switch offers the best of both worlds when it comes to gaming hardware. It’s a home device that you can easily drop into a dock and play HD...

Westworld-style folding phone might get real this year

Samsung’s concept folding smartphone.Photo: Samsung Smartphones that fold out into a tablet are one of the many awesome inventions the creators of Westworld promised we have to look forward...

Buzz Aldrin’s hologram will take you on a dazzling virtual mission to Mars

Buzz Aldrin cemented his legacy close to 50 years ago as the second man to walk on the moon. But Aldrin has greater ambitions: He wants to pave the way...

Apple drops new betas for iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4

A new macOS beta is here!Photo: Apple Just three days after seeding the last betas of iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4, Apple is back with yet another new build....

Galaxy S8’s slo-mo video will blow iPhone 7 away

iPhone wasn’t first to shoot slow-motion video, but like a lot of things, it certainly popularized it. Now the feature can be found in every high-end smartphone, but none of...

Back up your Windows Boot Camp partition the easy way

This post is brought to you by Twocanoes Software, which is releasing the sixth version of its popular Mac utility Winclone. One of the great things about owning...

Flyover reveals Apple Park is still dirty ahead of April opening

The spaceship is almost move-in ready.Photo: Duncan Sinfield Apple is set to move into its new spaceship campus next month, but based on the latest drone video of the...

Use this tripod to prop up your phone anywhere, anyhow [Deals]

This versatile tripod works with almost any device and goes anywhere.Photo: Cult of Mac Deals Tripods can make photography easier and photos better, especially on mobile phones. If you’re...

Today in Apple history: iTunes tops 50 million songs downloaded

That’s worth a quick dance!Photo: Apple March 15, 2004: The iTunes Music Store hits a musical milestone, having sold an astonishing 50 million songs. The achievement cements Apple’s place...

Build Your Own PC With PC Building Simulator

 Forget school, the old methods are dropping away, in today’s times if you need to learn something, most will head to Youtube to look for a walk-through so they can learn...

iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4 inch closer to public release

Apple’s new iOS update is nearly ready for primetime.Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac Developers received new beta software updates today for iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4, possibly signaling that...

Week’s best Apple deals: Get 4 hit iOS games for free

Grab these free iOS games before the prices go up!Images: Fallen Tree Games, Frost3D, Spil Games, Perceptor We’ve got a very specific focus this week: Four free iOS games...

5 hidden iPhone features you might not know

You might think you know everything there possibly is to know about your iPhone, but there’s always something new to learn. These hidden iPhone features will save you time every...

iPhone-toting woman assails Sean Spicer in Apple store

Sean Spicer at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland.Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flickr White House press secretary and part-time Melissa McCarthy impersonator Sean Spicer’s trip to...

Danger Zone! Sterling Archer Takes the Stage in Rock Band 4

Sterling Archer: secret agent turned private investigator turned… rock star? That’s right, this Thursday everyone’s favorite spy from “Archer,” the hit animated series on FXX, makes his long-awaited Rock Band debut...

GTA 5 Online’s Next Update Is Out Now

The latest update for GTA Online has arrived. Called Cunning Stunts: Special Vehicle Circuit, the update adds 20 new stunt races to the game that have been designed to take advantage...

Even your cat can’t destroy this chew-proof Lightning cable [Reviews]

The charging cable Apple includes with each iOS device may not seem all that interesting, but to a kitten with razor-sharp teeth named Baxter, the rubber-coated cord was an exciting...