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PCs, Macs and other “large” computers may seem like the old players in today’s mobile world, but try living without one of those, and you’ll realize that they are still the most comfortable form of computing around.

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OS X 10.12 Could Allow Unlocking Via iPhone’s Touch ID

05/20/2016, Touch ID is Apple’s way of securing iOS devices by using biometric security in the form of fingerprints to protect devices like the iPhone and iPad. It is also used to verify iTunes purchases, passwords managers, and Apple Pay, and soon it could even be...

Google Confirms Android Apps Will Soon Be Arriving On Chrome OS

05/19/2016, Last month thanks to a screenshot, it was hinted that Google could soon allow Android apps to run on Chrome OS. Then the other day according to the Google I/O 2016 schedule, there was more evidence to suggest that this would be coming. As it stands,...

Windows 10 Android Notifications Live Now For Testers

05/19/2016, Microsoft confirmed in March this year that Cortana will soon get the ability to track Android notifications. Users will be able to view their Android phone notifications directly in Windows 10, a feature that will make life easier for many users, the...

Macs Outsold By Chromebooks For The First Time

05/19/2016, It has become evident over the past couple of years that Chromebooks are increasingly becoming popular in the notebook market and if you were wondering just how popular they are, consider the fact that they’ve outsold Macs for the very first time in...

LinkedIn 2012 Breach Impacted 117 Million Users

05/18/2016, Remember the LinkedIn breach that happened four years ago? Yes sir, it does feel as though it is something that happened far away in distant memory now, where it was reported that 6.5 million user credentials were leaked, and LinkedIn was said to have...

Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0 Now In The UK

05/18/2016, If you happen to reside over in the UK and have been on the lookout for a brand new tablet to assist in your daily activities, then you might want to consider picking up something that has just hit the UK from the Currys website – the Huawei...

Play Store On Chromebooks?

05/18/2016, It has been rumored for a while that Android apps and the Google Play Store would be making their way to Chromebooks, but now we officially have proof that the marriage is on the way as evidenced by a Google I/O session description. There’s not a...

Siri For Mac Appears To Have A Very Colorful Waveform Dock Icon

05/18/2016, Apple may have introduced Siri with the iPhone but it gradually brought the virtual personal assistant to other devices. Now, Siri is available on the iPad, the Apple TV, and even the Apple Watch but it’s still missing from one major product lineup:...

Amazon Could Be Building An Alexa-Powered Tablet

05/17/2016, Amazon’s Kindle Fire series of Android tablets have seen some success, although admittedly the company’s more recent gadget, the Amazon Echo, appears to be much more popular. For those unfamiliar, the Echo is a speaker with a built-in voice assistant...

Google Looking To Hop On Board The Chatbot Bandwagon

05/17/2016, Google relies heavily on AI to help with its search functions as well as features like Google Now. However it looks like Google could soon be thinking of applying their AI to other features, such as chatbots and potentially integrate them into their other...

IBM Finds A Way To Use Phase-Change Memory In Flash & RAM

05/17/2016, With every release of RAM modules or flash memory, companies find ways to make them faster and more reliable than before, but it seems that IBM has managed to figure out a way that could potentially replace such technology in the future, which is thanks...

Computex 2016 Dates + Products To Expect

05/17/2016, Computex 2016 will be held from May 31 to June 4 in Taipei, Taiwan. The main exhibition will happen at the Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition Center Hall 1 (+Hall 3) and the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center. Check the official Computex 2016 site. Over...

Some 9.7-inch iPad Pros Bricking After iOS 9.3.2 Update

05/16/2016, It seems that these days, Apple is having a hard time pushing out an update that doesn’t cause problems for its users. For example the company’s previous OS X 10.11.4 update resulted in many MacBook owners reporting system-wide freezes, and now...

Apple Releases OS X 10.11.5, Bug Fixes And System Improvements

05/16/2016, If you’re experiencing some bugs or issues with your Mac computer, you might be pleased to learn that after being in beta, Apple has finally released OS X 10.11.5, which some have speculated could be the last major point update to the El Capitan...