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1:43 PM, December 18th, 2013

Going home for the holidays? Want to kind-of-sort-of “improve yourself” via New Year’s Resolutions, but without any dramatic ultimatums?

These 3 apps will help you sleep better, feel great, and eat well

3:36 PM, July 16th, 2013

newsweek:

There are some misspellings that Apple doesn’t want you to correct (like abortion). 

Sometimes auto correct isn’t so funny. 

Reblogged from Newsweek
5:56 PM, June 7th, 2013
We hadn’t even heard of PRISM before yesterday.
4:43 PM, June 7th, 2013
We had not heard of a program called PRISM until yesterday.
Apparently Google didn’t know about PRISM, writes CEO Larry Page in a post titled “What the…?” 
12:42 PM, May 29th, 2013

shortformblog:

Here’s what Google has in store for the Gmail inbox. By the end of the video, you’ll be asking yourself … “wait, why doesn’t this already exist in my inbox?” This, friends, is Google firing back at Mailbox.

FYI

Reblogged from ShortFormBlog
3:45 PM, March 14th, 2013

inothernews:

2005 [top photo]:  I count one cellphone taking a photo (lower right hand corner) during the announcement of the new Pope, Benedict.

2013:  Eight years later, just about everyone in St. Peter’s Square was shooting with a phone or tablet.

(Photos: Luca Bruno [top] / Michael Sohn, AP via NBC News)

Just imagine what the audience at the next conclave will look like!

1:34 PM, October 23rd, 2012

thisistheverge:

Here’s the new iMac

Apple’s new iMac is just 5mm thick, comes in 27 and 21.5 inches

For when you need to fit in your bag? 

Reblogged from The Verge
2:44 PM, September 12th, 2012

shortformblog:

Headphone Update: After more than 600 million were manufactured, Apple has returned to the drawing board for an update to their iconic headphones. The new “EarPods” have apparently been in development for three years, and are expected to drastically increase sound quality for listeners. (Photos via The Verge) source

Check out our continuing iPhone 5 event coverage here

Shortformblog's got all the Apple news you'll (probably) need. 

Reblogged from ShortFormBlog
10:33 AM, June 30th, 2012

Pinterest, Instagram Knocked Out, Daily Beast Experiences Delays.

A Washington, D.C.-area storm that left more than a million people without electricity on Saturday also kept customers from documenting their powerless woes in sepia tones. According to Forbes, the severe thunderstorms that whipped around the nation’s capital tearing out power lines also took down a major Amazon cloud computing location in North Virginia. The popular photo-sharing service Instagram temporarily went down, as did Pinterest and Netflix. The Daily Beast also experienced difficulties on Saturday morning due to damage caused by the storm, and was working to restore updates to its homepage as of 10am.


Photo: Mandel Ngan, AFP / Getty Images
11:56 AM, June 27th, 2012

nwkarchivist:

The iPhone Is 5

"Wait, there were cell phones before the iPhone," said my grandkid. 

Reblogged from Newsweek Archivist
2:29 PM, June 15th, 2012

npr:

poptech:

The politics of WiFi names

WiFi names matter! My family’s is “Meow.”
—Daisy

Cool!

Reblogged from The Daily
4:54 PM, June 11th, 2012

thisistheverge:

New MacBook Pro with Retina display hands-on pictures!

So we meet. It’s one thing to see the new MacBook Pro with Retina display behind thick, protective glass. It’s another to see it up close and personal, where you can actually get a feel for the weight and thinness of the device.

Whoa. 

Reblogged from The Verge
1:54 PM, June 11th, 2012
Now, if you’re sitting here using your Mac and your phone buzzes with a new message, you can just respond on your Mac.

Senior VP of Mac Software Engineering Craig Federighi - Announcing one of OS X’s more exciting new features (via shortformblog)

What a company. 

Reblogged from ShortFormBlog
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