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Facebook Finally Tweaks News Feed To Show Stuff You Actually Want To Read

(10) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 3:36 PM

Your Facebook News Feed has been filled with old irrelevant posts instead of new ones. You complained. Facebook listened.

Facebook is going to try harder to show you what you want to see on your News Feed, the company announced in...

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Whatever You Do, Don't Put iOS 8 On Your 4S

(81) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 12:46 PM

If you use an iPhone 4S, do NOT update it with iOS 8.

Apple says you can load your 4S with iOS 8, the new mobile operating system Apple released on Wednesday. But you really shouldn't.

iOS 8 was not made for us 4S...

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iPhone Fans Are Deleting The Bible To Make Room For iOS 8

(84) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 2:32 PM

Apple is your god now.


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The 5 Coolest Things About iOS 8 (And How To Get It)

(245) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 11:42 AM

It's going to be difficult to get an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus immediately, but you can get some of the new phones' cool features right now. On Wednesday, Apple's new operating system, iOS 8, is released to the public.

iOS 8 is chock full of new...

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Microsoft Is Officially Buying Minecraft For $2.5 Billion

(25) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 9:34 AM

Microsoft is officially buying Mojang, the Swedish game developer behind the hugely popular game "Minecraft," Microsoft announced on Monday.

The deal will cost Microsoft $2.5 billion and the acquisition will close towards the end of the year. "Minecraft" has been downloaded more than 100 million times on...

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Black People And Asian Men Have A Much Harder Time Dating On OKCupid

(101) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 3:16 PM

If you're a black man or woman or Asian man, you're going to have a tougher time getting a date on OKCupid.

Users of the popular dating site have a clear bias against certain races, according to a new blog post by OKCupid co-founder Christian Rudder.

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How To Tell If You Need The New iPhone, In 1 Simple Flowchart

(162) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 7:37 AM

After months and months of waiting, the iPhone 6 is here, along with its slightly heftier brother, the iPhone 6 Plus.

So, should you get it? There certainly are a bunch of factors to consider, including the state of your phone contract, your stance on cargo shorts...

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Das neue iPhone 6 ähnelt einem Android-Phone - von 2012

(4) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 4:46 AM

Bleibt ruhig, Apple-Fans. Euer geliebtes iPhone 6 ist möglicherweise nicht ganz so toll, wie es gesagt wird. Tatsächlich ähnelt es recht frappierend einem Android Phone … aus dem Jahr 2012.

Es mag glänzend und neu sein, aber man könnte das iPhone 6 als eine Zeitreise betrachten zu einem Zeitpunkt vor...

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5 Million Gmail Usernames And Associated Passwords Leaked

(47) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 2:32 PM

It's time to change your Gmail password -- again.

Around 5 million Gmail usernames and associated passwords were leaked on a Russian Internet forum on Tuesday.

Thankfully, less than 2 percent of real, current username and password combinations, or about...

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The iPhone 6 Is Actually A Lot Like A 2012 Android Phone

(446) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 12:27 PM

Calm down, Apple fans. Your beloved iPhone 6 may not be all its cracked up to be. In fact, it's a lot like an Android phone ... from 2012.

It may be shiny and new, but you could look at the iPhone 6 as a time warp to two years...

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Facebook Is Testing Self-Destructing Posts

(5) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 2:11 PM

Ever wanted to set a self-destruct timer on your Facebook posts? Well, just in case, you may soon be able to do just that.

The social networking site is testing a new feature that will let you schedule a post for deletion. All you have to do is set the...

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Apple Just Took Sexting To A Whole New Place

(13) Comments | Posted September 9, 2014 | 3:49 PM

For the low, low price of $349 you can now take sexting to a whole new level.

You can thank the geniuses at Apple for this. On Tuesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook stepped out in front of a huge audience in Cupertino, Calif., to brag about the new

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Tinder Settles Lawsuit Over 'Horrendously Sexist' Allegations

(2) Comments | Posted September 8, 2014 | 5:37 PM

Dating app Tinder has settled a sexual harassment lawsuit with Whitney Wolfe, the company's former vice president for marketing.

In the lawsuit, filed on June 30, Wolfe alleges that co-founders Justin Mateen and Sean Rad subjected her to a "barrage of horrendously sexist, racist, and otherwise...

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Amazon Just Slashed The Price Of Its Phone To 99 Cents

(91) Comments | Posted September 8, 2014 | 11:48 AM

Amazon has given up on trying to get you to pay $199 for the Fire Phone with a contract. Now the retail giant has brought the price down -- way down.

The Fire Phone, Amazon's first and only mobile phone, will now be available for just 99 cents with a...

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Stop Lying About Your Favorite Books on Facebook

(331) Comments | Posted September 5, 2014 | 12:12 PM

There's a new fad on Facebook: people are making lists of books that "changed their thinking" and challenging their friends to do the same. Before I get started with my rant, let me say that I love books. I studied English in college. I'm impressed and pleased that people are...

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You Never Thought You'd Want A Vacuum So Badly

(33) Comments | Posted September 4, 2014 | 12:03 PM

This is one vacuum you won't want to hide in the linen closet. In fact, we'd recommend displaying it in on your coffee table. It's that gorgeous...

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The vacuum is the final result of 16 years of hard...

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Fotos del iPhone seguras: tres pasos para proteger tus archivos (TUTORIAL)

(1) Comments | Posted September 3, 2014 | 6:50 AM

Tras el escándalo de la filtración de fotos de Jennifer Lawrence y otras famosas desnudas, quizá deberías tomarte un momento para asegurarte de que las fotos que tienes almacenadas en tu iPhone están seguras.

Apple ha negado que el robo de las imágenes íntimas de las famosas...

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Apple Says It Isn't To Blame In Hacking Of Celebrity Nudes

(68) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 2:45 PM

Apple on Tuesday offered more insight into the hack that started a massive online leak of celebrity nude photos over the long weekend.

Celebrities' accounts were individually targeted, Apple said. There was no systemic hack of its iCloud storage system.

"After more than 40 hours of investigation, we...

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Comment protéger les photos de votre iPhone, en trois étapes faciles

(1) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 1:53 PM

Après que de nombreuses photos privées de stars aient été dévoilées au grand jour, la fin de semaine dernière, vous devriez prendre un moment pour vous assurer que les vôtres ne subissent pas le même traitement.

Un bogue technique d'iCloud, le système de cloud d'Apple...

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How To Keep Your iPhone Photos Safe, In 3 Steps

(41) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 11:36 AM

After a huge number of nude celebrity photos were leaked over the weekend, you should take a moment to ensure the photos that you have on your phone are safe.

A bug in Apple's iCloud, the company's cloud system that automatically backs up some phone...

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