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    BeatsX Wireless In-Ear Headphones Review

    Beats has been killing it lately. Their Powerbeats3 and Solo3 wireless headphones both earned Chip Chick Picks for being top notch wireless headphones in their respective categories. After a delay, their lightweight BeatsX in-ear headphones are finally here, and we consider them to be a superior alternative to Apple’s AirPods. First of all, kudos to […]

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    It Sounds Like Apple is Considering Wireless Charging for the iPhone 8

    iPhone rumors are never out of season! The latest one suggests that we could see wireless charging on at least one of this year’s iPhones. 9to5Mac has noticed that Apple has quietly joined the Wireless Power Consortium, a group that promotes the Qi wireless charging standard. It’s bare bones as rumors go, but one figures Apple […]

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    Apple Posts Record Quarterly Revenue, But It’s Not Out of the Woods Yet

    After three straight quarters of declining year-on-year revenue, Apple finally righted the ship with the help of the iPhone 7. Apple’s financial report for the previous quarter, which includes the holiday season, revealed that the company sold 78.3 million combined iPhone 7 units, leading to $78.4 billion in revenue. Sounds good for Apple, but there […]

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    Qualcomm Under Legal Siege Over Alleged Anti-competitive Practices

    All of a sudden, things have turned ugly for the foremost producer of chipsets for Android smartphones. While Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipsets are their most visible products, the company makes chips and modems enabling network connectivity, too, and it’s that part of their business under attack. Who’s leading the charge? Apple. Qualcomm has supplied modems to Apple […]

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    The Top 10 Apps of the Year Will Not Surprise You

    It’s been like this for a while, but the Wild West has been tamed. The world of apps has been whittled down to a few giants, and it’s those giants that dominate the top 10 apps of 2016. Nielsen has been getting into mobile analytics lately, and they’ve put together the list based on average […]

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    Leaks Indicate Three New iPhones Could Be Coming Next Fall

    Leaks originating from a Chinese blog said to be a frequent source of iPhone supply chain revelations are suggesting that Apple has three models of iPhone in the works for next year. The leaks indicate that in addition to the iPhone 7S and 7S Plus, which would be incremental upgrades over this year’s phone, there […]

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    Beats Powerbeats3 In-Ear Headphones Review

    When Apple made their big iPhone 7 announcement in September, they managed to carve out the smallest sliver of time to introduce three new Beats products — the first set to directly benefit from the Apple’s acquisition of Beats. The Solo3 Wireless on-ears, Powerbeats3 in-ears, and the lighter BeatsX in-ears all have Apple’s new W1 chip, which enables […]

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    Apple Trying to Move Away From Samsung as Supplier of Displays for iPhone 8

    In April, rumors started circulating that Apple was looking to add an OLED screen to next year’s iPhone for their big 10-year anniversary redesign. Trouble was, there’s only one company that can mass produce smartphone-sized OLED screens, and that company doesn’t have the friendliest of relationships with Apple. Reports from the Korean Herald and the Chinese Wall Street […]

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    Play-Doh is Going Digital With the Help of Apple

    We’ve seen our fair share of toys making the jump to apps over the years, enough to make the idea the norm instead of the exception. But today, we’re talking Play-Doh, and the new app and playset they’ve made is so interesting that Apple has decided to sell it in their retail stores. I’m pretty […]

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    Beats Solo3 Wireless Review

    Beats are back. It had been a while since we’d seen new products from Beats! Fortunately, there are a whole bunch of wireless headphones coming our way that were announced during the iPhone 7 launch. Now that Beats has been fully integrated into Apple, all of these newly announced headphones have Apple’s new W1 chip, […]

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    Apple Refreshes the MacBook Pro and Does Away With the MacBook Air

    Apple introduced the redesigned MacBook Pro this morning at a press event, and if you want good news, here it is — the new 13″ and 15″ Pro laptops are so thin and light, they made a separate Air line of laptops unnecessary. Of course, the new MacBook Pros aren’t just thinner and lighter. They’re also […]

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    Beats Gets Back on the Air in a New Ad Featuring Pinocchio

    Beats has been much quieter since getting acquired by Apple in 2014, but that changed during the iPhone 7 announcement, when Apple announced three new Beats products — updated Solo on-ears and Powerbeats in-ears, plus the new lightweight Beats X in-ears. All three are wireless and use Apple’s new W1 chip, which helps sync the headphones […]

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    The Scent of Your MacBook Has Been Infused Into a Candle

    Yeah, it’s real. Twelve South, one of many Apple-friendly merch makers, has revolutionized the candle. If you buy new MacBooks just to become intoxicated by the smell that wafts up when you unbox the things, there’s now a much more wallet-friendly way to maintain your addiction. The New Mac Candle is said to have that […]