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Apple’s space-gray keyboards go for silly prices on eBay

January 4, 2018

Enlarge Image These can be some very expensive accessories. Sarah Tew/CNET What’s in a color?  You can buy an Apple Magic keyboard with a numeric keypad for $129 (£129, AU$179), but it comes in the company’s usual shade of silver with white keys. Boring. Truly classy Mac owners want the rarest of animals: a space-gray […]

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iPhone sales could dip by 16M units, thanks to battery snafu

January 4, 2018

No matter how you describe Apple’s deliberate battery slowdown — be it gaffe, snafu, royal screw-up  or just #batterygate — the company’s PR mess could cost it 16 million iPhone units in 2018, according to analysis from investment firm Barclays Capital.   Depending on a number of factors, Apple’s iPhone 6S could have slowing performance. […]

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Dear tech companies: Please stop shipping unfinished shit (I’m asking nicely this time)

January 4, 2018

Here’s a New Year’s resolution for tech companies: Stop ruining things by releasing them early. Yes, I know it’s tempting to test the waters and beat the competition to the punch, but what if things go bad? What if your shiny new phone ruins your company’s reputation? What if your world-changing gadget isn’t so world-changing […]

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Intel responds to CPU security flaw as macOS 10.13.2 said to include fix for Macs

January 4, 2018

Yesterday, news broke that Intel CPUs suffer from a serious security flaw that allows user programs to access contents of the protected kernel memory. Details were sparse when the original news broke, but Intel has now publicly commented on the flaw and it appears that Apple has already issued a patch… (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || […]

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Some Apple Watch users are reporting unexpected reboots possibly caused by ICU equipment 

January 3, 2018

Apple Watch is an excellent health and fitness tracker that can actually save lives, but something about the latest model may be causing issues for users who work in certain hospital environments. A number of Apple Watch users including a 9to5Mac reader report unexpected reboots on Apple Watch Series 3. The common thread appears to be using […]

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