Apple’s Restrictions Aren’t Helping Tech Addiction

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When Apple kicks off its Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday, it’s largely expected that Apple CEO Tim Cook will introduce a few new "digital wellness" features for iOS, the iPhone's operating system. It would follow in the footsteps of Google—which introduced its own suite of wellness tools for Android last month—and a growing sentiment in […]

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Android isn’t even trying to design interesting phones anymore

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This isn't the iPhone X. It's the Noa N10, an Android phone that's so clearly a ripoff of Apple's $1,000 flagship.Image: stan schroeder/mashable We’re barely two months into 2018, and one thing’s already very clear: Most new Android phone released this year will be iPhone X knockoffs. Looking at the crop of news phones, Android […]

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Apple employees are reportedly walking into walls at the companys fancy new glass office

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People in glass offices should probably watch where they’re going. Collisions have been one very clear downside of Apple’s $427 million spaceship office in Cupertino, according to a story out of Bloomberg. The “people familiar with the incidents” won’t say how widespread a phenomenon all of this is, but there’s a definite potential downside to […]

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Apple apologizes for not telling customers iPhones with older batteries would slow over time

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Apple has today posted a letter on its website and a technical article in its Knowledge Base apologizing for not being more transparent about how it handles performance on iPhones with older batteries. Last week, Apple issued a statement that made it clear that changes it made a year ago were indeed slowing down the […]

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Apple removes VPN apps from the App Store in China

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The Chinese governments crackdown on the internet continues with the news that Apple has removed all major VPN apps, which help internet users overcome the countrys censorship system, from the App Store in China. The move was first noted by ExpressVPN, a provider based outside of China,which said in a blog post all major VPN […]

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Apple AirPods: Review

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Do Apple’s AirPods sound great? Not really. But they’re about way more than playing music. Let’s just get all the fun comparisons out of the way up top. Wearing AirPods is like wearing a toothbrush in your ear. No, it’s like your earbuds are melting down the side of your face. They look like tiny […]

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