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Professional portfolio case supports your iPad Pro at any angle [Review]

The STM Atlas portfolio case protects the latest iPad Pro models while also serving as a portable stand. This case can hold up the tablet at a broad range of angles, giving it an advantage over most

Steve Jobs sculpture will make you think twice about tech

Few modern-day figures inspire art like Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. His face has been painted on canvas, tattooed on forearms, vilified on the silver screen and deified in sculpture. Now, Jobs is the

How to turn on Mac Bluetooth without a mouse

If your Mac's Bluetooth is switched off, it's easy to turn it back on again using just the keyboard. No trackpad, and no mouse is needed. Here's how. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an

Apple launches YouTube channel all about TV and movies

Apple is gearing up for the launch of its Apple TV+ streaming service this fall with the creation of a new YouTube channel dedicated to movie and TV shows. The channel serves up teasers, clips, behind

Apple sets 24-hour turnaround time for MacBook keyboard repairs

Apple has ordered that sticky MacBook keys be repaired fast enough that, whenever possible, the owner can get their computer back the next day. The company says only a small number of its laptops

Tiny attachment gives iPhone better ECG than Apple Watch

AliveCor‘s KardiaMobile has been cleared by the FDA to detect the three most common heart arrhythmias. It’s the only personal ECG cleared to do so. That puts this pocket-size phone accessory well

Powerbeats Pro will only be available in black at launch

Beats fans that are hoping to scoop up the colorful new Powerbeats Pro might be a bit disappointed with the color options when units arrive in stores in May. Apple revealed the Powerbeats Pro wireless

Tim Cook warns government can’t save us from climate change

Apple CEO Tim Cook made an appearance at the TIME 100 Summit in New York City today where he spoke about leadership and innovation. Cook sat down with Time managing editor Nancy Gibbs who asked about

Pad & Quill’s Oxford iPad Sleeve swallows a 2018 iPad Pro and Magic keyboard

Pad & Quill’s leather Oxford iPad Sleeve is an utter bargain at its sale price of $119.95. I have owned a similar sleeve for years, one that was originally conceived to fit a MacBook, and it’s

Apple Pencil could be joined by Apple Paintbrush

The Apple Pencil is used for drawing and paining in an iPad, but Apple is considering an alternate version that’s a more literal interpretation of a paintbrush. The company just received a patent for

iPad Pro could work with USB-C mouse very soon

Among its other new features, iOS 13 could bring USB-C mouse support to the iPad, a new report claims. The rumor comes courtesy of MacStories editor Federico Viticci, who revealed it on the latest

Samsung recalls glitchy Galaxy Fold review units

Having pushed back the launch of its Galaxy Fold folding smartphone, Samsung is now supposedly retrieving all units it sent reviewers — without issuing replacements. While there’s disagreement on

This portable music player is basically iPod shuffle for Spotify [Deals]

With streaming services like Spotify, the age of the iPod seems to be coming to a close. But we also live in the era of reboots, so it’s no surprise that the classic iPod shuffle-style player is once

Apple expected to pass on some of its massive cash pile to investors

Analysts at Wells Fargo think that Apple’s going to start handing some of its massive cash pile to investors by increasing its dividend. Ahead of Apple’s Q2 earnings later this month, Wells Fargo

Sprint and AT&T settle disagreement over misleading ‘5GE’ branding

AT&T and Sprint have settled a disagreement over the controversial 5G “E” rebranding of AT&T’s LTE network. “We have amicably settled this matter,” a spokesperson for AT&T said. The

Student accused of robbing Apple Stores sues for $1 billion

An 18-year-old student is suing Apple for $1 billion, alleging that he was wrongfully linked to a series of thefts at Apple Stores. Ousmane Bah, who lives in New York, was arrested in November. He

Zillow’s new app brings 3D home tours to the masses

Prospective home buyers no longer have to waste time going to houses just to get a look at what its like on the inside. Zillow debuted its new app this week called 3D Home which makes it easy to

iOS 13 will bring new Animoji to iPhone

iPhone owners can expect to get a new batch of Animoji characters later this year according to newly leaked details regarding Apple’s iOS 13 update. After revealing Animoji as a feature on the iPhone

Leaked iPhone 11 mold reveals Apple’s triple-lens camera

Information coming out of Apple’s Asian supply chain has been compiled into what could be a very early look at the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Max. From the front, these look quite a bit like the 2018

Recover the data you thought was lost forever

This post is presented by Wondershare Recoverit. Like characters in Star Wars, data is never really gone. Even when you think you’ve lost a file, its ghostly image remains on your disk, just waiting