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Upcoming Update to Brick All Galaxy Note 7 Units for Safety Reasons





Samsung will soon finally kill the lineup of the infamous Galaxy Note 7. According to the latest press release shared by the manufacturer, on December 19th the company will seed an update that will literally brick the devices that are still in the customers’ hands. After the update, the device will no longer charge, which means it will become useless and relatively safe.


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Saturday, December 10th, 2016. 15:38

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Sudden iPhone 6s Shutdowns Are Caused by Mistake in Battery Manufacture



There’s a widespread issue affecting a wide number of iPhone 6s users and causing their devices to power off all of a sudden. In November, Apple acknowledged the problem and launched a free battery replacement program for the devices manufactured between September and October of 2015. On Friday, the company has apologized for the issue and explained what exactly is causing the problem.


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Saturday, December 3rd, 2016. 15:19

Siri to Come to Messages App – Patent



Apple is reportedly planning to integrate Siri to the messages app to help people check and schedule events on their calendars and make payments using the virtual assistant.


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Sunday, November 20th, 2016. 15:05

Apple Releases New MacBook Pro Ad [Video]



Less than a month after the official launch of the new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, Apple has released a new commercial about the new product. The ad is a bit longer than most Apple promo videos; it shows us some of the most iconic inventions and events that pushed the mankind forward. And, of course, the all-new MacBook Pro with OLED panel instead of function keys.

The commercial is available below or on Apple’s official YouTube channel.


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Friday, November 18th, 2016. 12:39

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Apple to Introduce Dual-lens Optical Image Stabilization System Next Year



According to the latest report from Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is planning to bring the optical image stabilization system to both lenses of the dual camera on the iPhone 8 Plus or whatever the device is called. Currently, only the wide-angle lens of the iPhone 7 Plus has optical stabilization. As noted by the analyst, the company will redesign the camera to integrate a new OIS system.


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Thursday, November 17th, 2016. 21:07

13-inch and 15-inch Touch Bar MacBook Pro Units Have Non-Removable SSDs



According to the latest report from MacRumors, both 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro units with Touch Bar don’t have removable SSDs. That’s a bit of surprise, since the entry-level 13-inch model with function keys instead of the touch sensitive OLED panel has a removable storage chip and thus allows users to upgrade the SSDs on their own if they need more storage.


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Wednesday, November 16th, 2016. 14:51

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Check Out These Early Touch Bar MacBook Pro Reviews [Video]



First lucky customers who purchased new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar have begun receiving their laptops. Early purchasers also include the reporters of several reliable tech news websites including TechCrunch, CNET, and Engadget. These and other customers have just posted their first reviews of the brand new MacBook pro with an OLED touch-sensitive screen that replaced function keys.

Below you can take a look at some of the most noteworthy reviews.


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Monday, November 14th, 2016. 19:42

Apple Releases New iOS 10.1.1 Build to Users Worldwide



Apple has just released a new build of iOS 10.1.1 to users worldwide. The release is a bit of surprise, provided that crucial bugs were fixed with previous version of iOS 10.1.1 and there are no new features or visible enhancements in the latest update.


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Thursday, November 10th, 2016. 13:08

Check Out Microsoft's Adaptive Keyboard Prototype from 2009



Microsoft has created a prototype of something called the Adaptive Keyboard long before Apple introduced the 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro units with the Touch Bar panel. However, the company did not release a final product leaving the keyboard with a touch sensitive display panel at the top only a concept. Below you can watch a short video revealing the 2009 Microsoft’s prototype.


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Saturday, November 5th, 2016. 16:08

Check Out This Apple Keyboard with Touch Bar Concept



If you like the new Touch Bar MacBook Pro, you might also like the Magic Keyboard with the OLED panel instead of function keys. Below you can take a look at the beautiful concept visualizing the idea of adding this feature to the standalone keyboard for iMac, Mac Pro, or Mac mini.


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Friday, November 4th, 2016. 12:20

15-inch MacBook Pro Has Fastest SSD on Market



According to the latest report from Computerworld, the 15-inch MacBook Pro is equipped with one of the fastest SSDs on the market.


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Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016. 15:31

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OneHanded Tweak Lets You Use iPhone Keyboard in One-Handed Mode



Last week, we told you about the hidden one-handed keyboard mode in iOS. It was found by a developer Steve Troughton-Smith. Just a couple of day after this, a new jailbreak tweak appeared on Cydia enabling the functionality for one-handed keyboard use.

Below you can watch a short video showing the functionality of the tweak.


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Monday, October 24th, 2016. 11:57

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It’s Sunday today, which means that’s it’s high time I told you about the most popular posts of the last couple of days. Let’s not waste time and start discussing the posts worth your attention right now.


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Sunday, October 23rd, 2016. 22:56

Another iPhone Catches Fire Damaging Vehicle



Another iPhone 7 has caught fire causing serious damage to the owner’s vehicle. According to 7 News, Mat Jones, a surfing instructor from Australia, left his iPhone 7 in a car and the phone caught fire. When he returned, he discovered that the device seriously damaged the vehicle. Looks like soon the jokes about Galaxy Note 7 won’t be so funny.


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Saturday, October 22nd, 2016. 15:25

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Barack Obama Makes Fun of Galaxy Note 7 and Samsung [Video]



The jokes about exploding Galaxy Note 7 have reached a new level. Barack Obama has made fun of Samsung and its phone that catches fire during his speech at Miami Dade college in Florida.

Below you can take a look at the short video posted to YouTube showing the fragment from Obama’s speech.


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Saturday, October 22nd, 2016. 13:25

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