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  • There are few surprises among the top iOS apps of all-time

    46m By David Pierini
    There are more than 1.6 million iOS apps, but if you had to guess the top downloaded games and apps of all time worldwide, chances are good you would get a near perfect score just by looking at your iPhone. Four of the top 10 are apps from to Facebook, while…
  • 27% of smartphone buyers in Europe swapped Android for iPhone last quarter

    1h By Cult of Android
    Apple’s iPhones might be on the verge of a big refresh this month, but that doesn’t make them any less appealing to those looking to take a break from Android. In Europe, 27 percent of smartphone shoppers swapped their Android for an iPhone last quarter,…
  • You miss out on HealthKit when using Android Wear with iOS

    3h By Cult of Android
    Android Wear made the leap to iOS yesterday, meaning that iPhone owners can now buy and use Android Wear smartwatches should they feel so inclined. One thing they can’t do, however, is to use Apple’s HealthKit platform to monitor their Android Wear fitness…
  • Steve Jobs narrates this awesome drone footage of Apple’s ‘spaceship’

    4h By Luke Dormehl
    Apple’s eagerly-anticipated $5 billion “spaceship” Apple campus is coming along nicely, according to a new drone video shot by Silicon Valley-based photographer/videographer Duncan Sinfield. Using a DJI Inspire 1 drone to fly over the construction…
  • Student’s iPhone stops a bullet in campus armed robbery

    6:21am By Luke Dormehl
    Chances are that when you hear about an iPhone saving someone’s life it’s by letting them call emergency services at a crucial time, or maybe alerting them of a potential medical disaster. During a recent armed robbery, however, iPhones demonstrated…
  • Xiaomi’s MacBook ripoff could be a reality after all

    5:35am By Cult of Android
    Not content with competing with Apple in the smartphone and wearables category, noted ripoff artists Xiaomi are reportedly considering unveiling their very first notebook computer early in 2016. The notebook is reportedly planned for the first quarter of next…
  • Never forget: How to disconnect from Bluetooth in iOS 9

    Tue 8:01pm By Rob LeFebvre
    Finally! Apple has added a small yet incredibly useful feature to the way iOS 9 handles Bluetooth devices. In the past, you’d have to drop into the Bluetooth settings, tap on an offending Bluetooth device, and tell your iPhone or iPad to Forget the device,…
  • Score some weed and say ‘high’ with smokin’-hot marijuana apps

    Tue 7:20pm By Rob LeFebvre
    Looking for the closest legal medical marijuana dispensary? How about a like-minded 420-friendly soulmate to share your life (and stash) with? A new batch of pot-centric apps are now available that let you join in on the high times from the comfort of your own…
  • Stress-busting app will engross your inner child

    Tue 7:11pm By George Tinari
    One way I can often determine if an app is worth my time is by putting it through a specific test. If I get so sucked into an app that I forget I’m actually supposed to be gathering thoughts to write up a review, it’s because that app is generally…
  • Apple tried to score ESPN SportsGuy for exclusive podcast

    Tue 6:27pm By Buster Hein
    Apple is looking to create its own original content, and according to a new report, that almost included signing former ESPN ‘Sports Guy’ Bill Simmons to provide an exclusive podcast for Apple users. ESPN abrupty announced that they would not be renewing…
  • Apple Stores now stocking professional drones for completely legal uses

    Tue 3:34pm By Rob LeFebvre
    With a mere $1,259.95, you can now buy a professional camera drone from the Apple Store. Called the DJI Phantom 3, it shoots 4K video with a bottom mounted 12 megapixel camera, has a 3-axis stabilization system, and you can run it all from your iPhone or its…
  • BuzzBundle lets you master the online buzz about your business

    Tue 3:00pm By Staff Writer
    This post is brought to you by BuzzBundle.com. The power of the internet lies in the conversations it carries. If you’re looking to build an online reputation for your business or brand, you’ve got to make sure your voice is heard where it counts. Wherever…
  • Sleep machine promises a good SNOOZ

    Tue 2:46pm By David Pierini
    Maybe the problem with your sleep is the noise. You actually might need a little. A startup called SNOOZ has developed a white noise machine based on the premise that quiet rooms make our hearing acuter. The breeze-like sound coming from its machine will…
  • Instagram gets more social with direct messaging

    Tue 1:35pm By Cult of Android
    Photo-sharing service Instagram takes another step closer to becoming its own self-contained social network today with features aimed at the 85 million folks using Instagram Direct, which lets you send direct messages to individual users or groups of up to 15…
  • Future spacecraft could repair its own skin

    Tue 12:56pm By David Pierini
    To see a satellite image of the field of space debris that floats around the earth is like looking at fleas swarming an unfortunate dog. About a half-million pieces of debris are the size of a marble, but even tiny pieces that travel more than 17,000 miles per…
  • Google forgot to search for ‘sophisticated logo design’

    Tue 12:36pm By Cult of Android
    Google revealed it’s getting a new logo today that ditches its rough edges for a more simplified (some would say childish) design. The change comes just a month after the company announced it was being restructured with Sundar Pichai taking the CEO reigns of…
  • Ending Soon: Pay what you want for these 10 productivity-enhancing apps [Deals]

    Tue 12:15pm By Cult of Mac Deals
    Want to give your Mac a +10 level-up without your wallet taking a hit? Then we’ve got the deal for you. With these 10 apps, your computer will be capable of a whole new level of productivity, from running Windows applications to optimizing your calendar,…
  • Here’s how Apple plans to give stores a next-gen makeover

    Tue 12:03pm By Buster Hein
    Memphis will be one of the first cities in the U.S. to get a ‘next generation’ Apple Store, as part of Apple’s big retail revamp that’s expected to start later this year. Apple has applied for a $1.5 million building permit for a new storefront and…
  • The classic Holga camera finally goes digital

    Tue 11:29am By David Pierini
    I have three Holga cameras sitting in a box with at least one still loaded with film. Plastic and unpredictable, the low-fi aesthetic makes portraits and landscapes look dreamy and from another time. But film isn’t as easy or as cheap to develop, scan and…
  • Former Apple Music exec trades the tunes for Paris luxury fashion firm

    Tue 10:35am By Luke Dormehl
    Departed Apple Music senior director Ian Rogers will join French luxury company LVMH — the company which owns iconic luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs and Bulgari — as its new chief digital officer. Rogers left Apple just two months after…
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