iconMac Rumors

Selfie, Bacon, and Avocado Among Emoji Proposed for Inclusion in 2016's Unicode 9
The Unicode Consortium today released a list of 38 emoji characters that are candidates for inclusion in Unicode 9.0, which is set to be released in the middle of 2016. These represent emoji that could be available on iOS and
New Book Explores How the iPhone Contributed to BlackBerry's Downfall
Over the past several years, BlackBerry has gone from one of the top smartphone manufacturers to a company thats struggling to stay afloat in an increasingly competitive market. BlackBerry is hemorrhaging subscribers and losing revenue quarter after quarter as it
Apple Begins Shipping Gold Edition Watches to Early Pre-Order Customers
Starting on Monday of this week, Apple began preparing to ship out the first batch of gold Apple Watch Editions to customers who pre-ordered in April. MacRumors readers have begun seeing credit card charges for the devices and have received
Some Apple Watch Users Experiencing Issues With Inconsistent Heart Rate Data Following Update
Following the release of Watch OS 1.0.1 on Tuesday, Apple Watch users have been noticing a problem concerning the frequency with which the Apple Watch sends heart rate data to the iPhone. Prior to the update, the Apple Watch sent
OS X 10.11 Could Feature Control Center, 'Rootless' Security and More, iOS 9 to Support A5-Base(...)
While OS X Yosemite introduced several new high-profile features, such as Handoff, iCloud Drive and Instant Hotspot, the focus of OS X 10.11 will be on improved stability and performance, new
Apple Watch Orders Estimated to Average 30,000 Per Day in U.S. After Initial Surge
An estimated 2.5 million Apple Watch orders have been processed in the United States in the first five weeks of availability, according to Slice Intelligence (via Quartz). Extrapolating from the e-receipts of about 14,000 online shoppers who use Slices services,
Apple's Desire to Include Local Stations in Streaming TV Service Could Delay Launch Beyond WWDC
Apples desire to provide customers with live programming from local broadcasting stations in the United States could delay the companys plans to launch a streaming TV service in early fall, according to Re/code. The report also cites industry executives that
more go

iconAppleInsider

Steals: $300 off Apple's new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare; Free AppleCare with each 3.3GHz iM(...)
Exclusives: AppleInsider this week is proud to offer the lowest price anywhere on Apples brand new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare at $2,043.00 ($300 off) and its new 3.3GHz iMac 5K with AppleCare at $1,999 ($169). Plus, certified unlocked, contract-free
Steals: $300 off Apple's new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare; Free AppleCare with each 3.3GHz iM(...)
Exclusives: AppleInsider this week is proud to offer the lowest price anywhere on Apples brand new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare at $2,043.00 ($300 off) and its new 3.3GHz iMac 5K with AppleCare at $1,999 ($169). Plus, certified unlocked, contract-free
Steals: $300 off Apple's new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare; Free AppleCare with each 3.3GHz iM(...)
Exclusives: AppleInsider this week is proud to offer the lowest price anywhere on Apples brand new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare at $2,043.00 ($300 off) and its new 3.3GHz iMac 5K with AppleCare at $1,999 ($169). Plus, certified unlocked, contract-free
Steals: $300 off Apple's new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare; Free AppleCare with each 3.3GHz iM(...)
Exclusives: AppleInsider this week is proud to offer the lowest price anywhere on Apples brand new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare at $2,043.00 ($300 off) and its new 3.3GHz iMac 5K with AppleCare at $1,999 ($169). Plus, certified unlocked, contract-free
Steals: $300 off Apple's new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare; Free AppleCare with each 3.3GHz iM(...)
Exclusives: AppleInsider this week is proud to offer the lowest price anywhere on Apples brand new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare at $2,043.00 ($300 off) and its new 3.3GHz iMac 5K with AppleCare at $1,999 ($169). Plus, certified unlocked, contract-free
Steals: $300 off Apple's new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare; Free AppleCare with each 3.3GHz iM(...)
Exclusives: AppleInsider this week is proud to offer the lowest price anywhere on Apples brand new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare at $2,043.00 ($300 off) and its new 3.3GHz iMac 5K with AppleCare at $1,999 ($169). Plus, certified unlocked, contract-free
Steals: $300 off Apple's new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare; Free AppleCare with each 3.3GHz iM(...)
Exclusives: AppleInsider this week is proud to offer the lowest price anywhere on Apples brand new 15" MacBook Pro with AppleCare at $2,043.00 ($300 off) and its new 3.3GHz iMac 5K with AppleCare at $1,999 ($169). Plus, certified unlocked, contract-free
more go

iconMacworld Reviews

PaintCode 2.0 review: Helps developers and designers create great user interfaces
It’s been a little over two years since I last reviewed PixelCut’s $100 PaintCode, a Mac app designed to help developers more easily integrate vector graphics into their software.In the intervening years, Apple’s own operating systems have evolved beyond pixel
Teach your kids (and yourself!) how to code with these iPad apps
Move over, Space Camp: Coding is quickly growing as a popular activity for kids, and not just for those who dream of being programmers when they grow up. The logical thinking required to code can help kids succeed in school
Glass Planner review: iPhone app has the basic tools for keeping your schedule
Countless apps fill the App Store, each one promising to help keep you organized and on task by applying the same basic method, but with a slight twist.Recently highlighted by Apple as best
Paste review: Clipboard manager's stunning UI helps overcome its lack of features
Ever since the earliest days of the Macintosh, the clipboard has been an indispensable part of our workflow. It’s one of the unsung heroes of the modern desktop, but the ephemeral nature of the copy-and-paste model has trained us to
FileMaker 14 review: 30 years old and still innovating
Major improvements to FileMaker’s infrastructure in its last two releases (versions 12 and 13) required a new file format (.fmp12) and sent a lot of developers back to school. FileMaker 14 maintains the existing file format and solidifies some of
HDHomeRun Connect review: Easily stream over-the-air TV to any device on your network
Thousands of hours of free standard-definition and high-definition television streams past most American households every week completely ignored in favor of cable, satellite, and online programming. Over-the-air (OTA) TV switched over to digital right around the time it also seemed
Pomodoro Time review: Elegant productivity timer finds a home on your Mac's menu bar
Sometimes the simplest techniques are the most effective. If you want to lose weight, exercise. If you want to ace tomorrows test, study. And if you want to get to Carnegie Hall, practice,
more go


iconMacDailyNews

$10,000 Apple Watch Edition unboxed; may soon be destroyed
To see what Apple provides its richest customers...
Apple+IBM: Enterprise apps go wearable on Apple Watch
IBM and Apple’s mobile business apps have come to the Apple Watch at last...
Privacy of 500 million Android users at risk: Data on phones can’t be wiped
On Android devices, private text messages, images, videos and email details can be recovered, even after a total wipe...
The many ways Apple’s iPhone is better than Android handsets
Even in instances where the same exact app is available on the iPhone and on Android...
Steve Jobs: A cottage industry of movies and books
Three weeks after the mercurial Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died...
Microsoft releases Office for Mac 2011 14.5.1 update
This update fixes an issue that causes the main window not to open in Outlook for Mac 2011...
Analyzing the iPhone user base
An iPhone installed base of approximately 475 million users...
more go

iconMacNN

BlackBerry continues restructuring, new layoffs imminent
Earlier this month BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, stated he believed the company was on track to be profitable again. At the time, Chen stated that design was key in the companys efforts to
Hands On: PhotoScissors 2.0 (OS X)
Erase. Ex. Spouse. Partner. Lover. Delete. There you go: just popping all the terms youd put into Google if you were looking for software like this. However, its not solely for removing your
Daily Deals: Long Weekend Edition
Hello and welcome to an unusual edition of Daily Deals. Typically, the staff of MacNN and Electronista do not provide a deals post on a Saturday or Sunday, but since retailers are offering
Apple television service held up by local programming demand?
More rumors about Apples television service, citing unnamed sources outside of Apple, indicates the possibility that Cupertino is seeking local programming for inclusion in the upcoming steaming service for Apple TV. The service,
Hands On: Folder Color 2.1.0 (OS X)
Naturally, you have not filled your Macs desktop with folders. Youve done it with files. But from time to time, when you cant see anything any more, you make some temporary folders and
Briefly: Pebble Time ships May 27, HBO Now discounts considered
The Pebble Time smartwatch will start shipping to backers of its Kickstarter campaign from May 27, the company has revealed. In mass production since the start of this month, backers of the Pebble
Hands On: Aftershokz Bluez conduction headphones
Headphones, the humble hero of every day life. Boring commute on public transportation? Just pop in your headphones and listen to an audio book. Noisy construction outside of your window? Slip your headphones
more go

iconMacworld news

Uber's first autonomous car goes out for a test drive
If everything goes according to Uber’s master plan, pretty soon you won’t have to sit through having to make small talk with a human when you take one of their rides.The ride-sharing giant has set up a research and development
The Week in iOS Apps: WinIt lets you fight your parking tickets
Just say no to parking ticketsThis week’s apps includes an offering that lets you fight parking tickets; there are also transit and photography apps, and much more.To
Apple's streaming TV service might not be imminent after all
Apple’s long-rumored streaming video service could be slipping away once again, as the company reportedly struggles to get TV programmers on board.Apple wanted to launch the service in the fall with roughly 25 channels, priced around $30 to $40 per
You Should Play: Does Not Commute turns a time-shifted traffic jam into fun
These days, keeping up with games can be a full-time job. So how do you separate the signal from the noise, the wheat from the chaff, the Temple Runs from the Temple Jumps? Allow us to help by regularly selecting
Smart uses for smart albums in Photos for OS X
While it may be satisfying for the OCD within you to manually organize your digital mementos into albums in Photos, you can automate the process using smart albums. These albums self-populate based on criteria you set, so when Photos detects
The Week in iPad Cases: Travel light with Case Logic’s new carrying case
...plus rugged cases, cases for kids, and moreThis week’s roundup of new iPad case features a number of folio options from OtterBox, Pelican, Targus, and Kensington, a kid-friendly alternative from Khomo, and much more.Case
Do you need to care if Apple changes its system font? (Spoiler: Nah.)
9to5Mac reported yesterday that Apple may switch out the system font used in OS X and iOS from Helvetica Neue to San Francisco, the font it developed in-house for the Apple Watch. And if you listen very carefully, that faint
more go


iconTUAW

Unorthodox Sprite drone tolerates abuse and actually flies
When you picture a consumer drone, something bulky with four or six props à la DJI probably pops to mind. But the folks behind a new model on Kickstarter think that such UAVs have two big problems --
Android's stand-alone Photos app will give you more creative control
Wondering what will happen when Androids Photos app finally makes a clean break from Google+? You should now have a pretty good idea. Android Police has peeked at a leaked copy of a reworked Photos app, and its
Instagram wants to reel you back in with emailed photo highlights
Instagrams photographic social feed isnt as novel as it once was, and you may be tempted to stop using it if youre overwhelmed by that never-ending stream of square pictures. How is the company supposed to keep you
Some of Hollywood's best animatronics are going to auction
If youre a movie buff who cant get enough of Hollywoods monsters, you might want to brace your wallet for impact. Famed special effects guru Rick Baker is auctioning over 400 items from his collection, including animatronics that
Clip-on adds gesture control to Pebble Time and Android Wear watches
Aria is a small add-on that clips underneath a smartwatch band and lets you control the device with finger gestures. Its an accessory for an accessory, which sounds kind of ridiculous, but its not like you have a
Inhabitat's Week in Green: rain lamps and solar-powered pod homes
Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the weeks most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- its the Week in Green.Everything about Tesla is groundbreaking, including its direct-sales model. Laws in New Jersey, Ohio,
The next Firefox OS devices will focus on quality, not cost
Outside of one or two exceptions, most Firefox OS devices have been aimed squarely at the budget crowd -- at folks who would otherwise have to entirely forego smartphoness or tablets. However, Mozilla is ready to switch things
more go

iconCult of Mac

Best deals of the week: Save 75% on PhoneClean & more
Ready to snap up Cult of Mac’s best deals of the week at huge discounts? Reclaim space on your phone, learn how to build Apple Watch apps and so much more. Read on to learn about our best deals of…Read
How gadgets helped me go from dad bod to six pack
I used to live the classic geek lifestyle, forever hunched over a MacBook, munching on comfort food. Until one day cancer forced me to take my health more seriously. Now I run marathons and lift weights for fun. But the…Read
Motorcyles, Star Wars and pigeons: 8 more Instagram feeds to follow
This we week we got lost in the vast oasis of Instagram searching for some great photographers to recommend. We wandered down the road searching for fun feeds featuring motorcycles, adventurers, dogs and, oddly, pigeons. What we found, once again,…Read
Ending soon: Save 79% on the IDrive 1TB Hard Drive & 10TB Cloud Backup Bundle, and more
Save big on top selling gear and services every day at Cult of Mac Deals. Time is running out to save big on the IDrive hard drive and Cloud Backup, the Bobine flexible charging dock and more. IDrive 1TB Hard Drive…Read
Russian woman’s risky selfie goes exactly as you’d expect
A young Russian woman who posed for a selfie with a 9mm handgun accidentally shot herself in the head on Thursday. Police report that the 21-year-old found the weapon in the building she worked in after a security guard left…Read
The best new apps you might have missed this week
See an Apple Watch hater nearly choke to death mid-rant (NSFW)
When you’re ranting about Apple and its products, don’t forget to breathe. One incredibly angry man learned that crucial lesson the hard way: His profanity-laden diatribe about the Apple Watch ended when he broke into a coughing fit. You can…Read
more go

iconApple - Hot News

Apple Introduces 15-inch MacBook Pro with Force Touch Trackpad and New $1999 iMac with Retina 5(...)
Apple today updated the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display with the new Force Touch trackpad, faster flash storage, longer battery life, and faster discrete graphics. Apple also introduced a new $1,999 configuration of the 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K
Apple Announces New Environmental Initiatives in China
Apple today announced an expansion of its renewable energy and environmental protection initiatives in China, including a new multiyear project with World Wildlife Fund to significantly increase responsibly managed forests across China. The new program aims to protect as much
Apple Reports Record Second Quarter Results
Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2015 second quarter ended March 28. The company posted quarterly revenue of $58 billion and quarterly net profit of $13.6 billion, or $2.33 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of
Apple Expands Capital Return Program to $200 Billion
Apple today announced that its board of directors has authorized an increase of more than 50 percent to the company’s program to return capital to shareholders. Under the expanded program, Apple plans to utilize a cumulative total of $200 billion
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 8
Apple today announced it will hold its 26th annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) June 8 through June 12 at San Francisco’s Moscone West, with more sessions than ever before streamed live to developers worldwide. WWDC will feature more than 100
Apple Announces ResearchKit Available to Medical Researchers
Apple today announced that ResearchKit, a software framework designed for medical and health research, is now available. Medical researchers will be able to use ResearchKit to develop their own apps, and developers can also contribute new research modules to the
Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X, Motion, and Compressor
Apple has updated Final Cut Pro X, Motion, and Compressor with new features for motion graphics and key enhancements to accelerate video editing, packaging, and delivery. Final Cut Pro 10.2 introduces stunning 3D titles that are easy to use, improved
more go

All credits go to the authors of these sites. Without their hard work Original Signal would not exist. Last updated on May 25th 2015 04:01 | Contact