Dark Mode Isn’t ‘Easier on the Eyes’ for Everybody
Apple’s new dark mode for iOS 13 can save battery life, but it won’t save everyone's eyes from screen strain.
Who Kept Buying the Mac Pro Everyone Hated?
As the 2013 Mac Pro ages out and its long-awaited replacement enters the frame, the trash-can-era Mac Pro will probably be remembered by most professional users as a bad memory. But it won’t disappear completely.
Here’s a Gaming PC You Can Build for the Price of a Mac Pro Stand
$999 can buy all the computing power most people need.
Apple Announces the Upgradable Mac Pro Everyone Has Desperately Wanted for Years
Apple throws the "trash can" Mac Pro in the trash and returns to its ugly, glorious cheese grater tower design.
I'd Rather Buy a Samsung Rip Off of a MacBook Than an Actual MacBook
Samsung's Notebook 7 and Notebook 7 Force are clearly copying Apple's MacBooks. Good!
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Big Tech Doesn't Want You to Be Able To Fix Your Things
The VICE Guide to Right Now goes inside the right to repair movement.
It’s Almost Impossible to Tell if Your iPhone Has Been Hacked
A recent vulnerability in WhatsApp shows that there’s little defenders can do to detect and analyze iPhone hacks.
AirPods Are a Tragedy
Apple claims that AirPods are building a “wireless future.” Lay people think they're a symbol of disposable wealth. The truth is bleaker.
Apple Recalls Wall Plug Adapters Over Risk of Shock
Apple said that wall plugs adapters designed for use in the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, and Singapore “create a risk of electrical shock.”
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Trump's Weird Lie About Whether He Said 'Tim Apple' Is Making Us Dumber
How long can the president keep denying reality? A long time, it turns out!
I Stood Up to Apple and Fixed My Own Mac
The company make it intentionally difficult for customers to do their own repairs, which – for obvious reasons – bugs me.
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Teen Who Sold a Kidney for an iPhone Is Now Bedridden for Life
"Why do I need a second kidney? One is enough," said Wang Shangkun, who has since suffered organ failure.