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  • iPhone 3G: 10 Years Later

    Thu 5:30pm By Stephen Hackett
    July 2008 was a very busy time for Apple. In addition to the App Store and MobileMe, Apple launched the iPhone 3G.
  • iFixit Tests Butterfly Keyboard Membranes

    Thu 4:49pm By Stephen Hackett
    Speaking of the new butterfly keyboard, iFixit has put it through some testing: We pumped this keyboard full of particulates to test our ingress-proofing theory. We started with a fine, powdered paint additive to add a bit of color and enable finer tracking.…
  • Apple Service Document: 2018 MacBook Pro Keyboard Membrane to Prevent Debris From Entering Butterfly…

    Thu 3:05pm By Stephen Hackett
    A new Apple service document outlines changes to the new MacBook Pro keyboard. Text from the document was provided to MacRumors: The keyboard has a membrane under the keycaps to prevent debris from entering the butterfly mechanism. Be careful not to tear the…
  • Connected #201: An Internal Fortnite

    Wed 4:28pm By Stephen Hackett
    This week’s Connected was full of mini-topics, but was a lot of fun: Federico bought an iPod touch, Nest and Instapaper both have new bosses and the world is finally getting the leg emoji it deserves. My thanks to our sponsors: Pingdom: Start monitoring your…
  • iJustine and MKBHD Unbox an Original iBook

    Wed 11:10am By Stephen Hackett
    Holy moly, this is great:
  • Query #35: Roaming Around Out There

    Wed 11:10am By Stephen Hackett
    On this week’s Query, I was joined by Mikah Sargent to discuss MacBook Pros, emoji, HomeKit and more. My thanks to our sponsors: Pingdom: Start monitoring your websites and servers today. Use offer code QUERY to get 30% off. Simple Contacts: Contact lens…
  • Ungeniused #58: Hans Island

    Tue 12:00pm By Stephen Hackett
    This time on Ungeniused: Hans Island is a small uninhabited island between Canada and Greenland, and is the center of one of the oddest (and most adorable) land disputes in modern times.
  • iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS: How to Clean the Back of the Device

    Tue 11:00am By Stephen Hackett
    Apple Support: If the back of your iPhone 3G or iPhone 3GS becomes discolored, you may clean it with isopropyl alcohol. Dampen a clean, soft, lint-free cloth with isopropyl alcohol. Rub the back of the device until clean. Do not apply alcohol directly to the…
  • Upgrade #202: I’m Going to Counter Your Jaguar

    Mon 2:35pm By Stephen Hackett
    I joined Jason Snell on this week’s episode of Upgrade: Guest co-host Stephen Hackett joins Jason to discuss the new MacBook Pros and what they mean for Apple’s product line at large, adventures with the macOS Mojave beta, and the new Sonos AirPlay 2…
  • iPhone X: 8 Months Later

    Mon 12:30pm By Stephen Hackett
    The iPhone X has been for sale for eight months, so I thought it was time to check in and see how things were going: