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Facebook’s New App Brings Back the Old Chat Rooms…With a Personalized Twist

If there’s one thing you can say about Facebook, it’s this: it never remains the same. It’s changed the way we connect with others, and it’s changed the way we waste time at work. But Facebook is continuing its innovations outside of the web and mobile application its known for and entering new territory with [...]

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[How To] Create ‘Shared Photo Streams’ with Your Friends and Family on iPhone and iPad

When it comes to sharing photos, one of the often overlooked features in iOS is Shared Photo Streams. It’s a feature Apple first rolled out with iOS 7, but has made several improvements to in subsequent updates. With iOS 8, it’s even better, and there’s no reason you shouldn’t be using it. You do use [...]

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[How To] Setup iCloud Photo Library to View Your Photos Online and Across All Your iDevices

One of the new features released with iOS 8.1 this week is iCloud Photo Library. Apple still considers it a BETA service, but in my testing, it works as advertised. iCloud Photo Library has a number of benefits, especially for multi-device users. Automatic backup of your Camera Roll to the cloud provides for safe storage. [...]

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[How To] Setup Apple Pay on Your iPhone with iOS 8.1

With the release of iOS 8.1 today, you can now use your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus to make contactless payments at supported retailers, without ever having to pull out your wallet. In the video above, my friend JohnRoss shows a quick demo ordering some terrible food at McDonalds, and paying with his Chase [...]

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[How To] Make and Receive Calls Through Your iPhone, On Your Mac, via Continuity

One of the big new features, called Continuity, rolling out with OS X Yosemite is the ability for Mac users to make and receive phone calls, to or from their iPhone, with their Mac. It’s a feature that really drives home the tight integration Apple is going for between desktop and mobile, and one of [...]

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iOS 8.1 is Available Now – Here’s Everything That’s New and How to Get It

Today as promised, Apple pushed iOS 8.1 for iPhone and iPad users. The software update includes a slew of bug fixes from versions 8.0.1 and 8.0.2, and also several new features. You can find the full changelog below. However, there are a couple notable features that stand out, and ones we’ve been looking forward to [...]

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Apps To Help You Fight Worry And Anxiety

Stress and anxiety are common these days. You are not alone in feeling stressed and anxious. Of course, there is an app for that. Here are some app ideas for fighting stress and anxiety. Relax Melodies – This is one of the most effective sleep aid apps on the market. There is a collection of [...]

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Apple’s New iPad Air 2: Here’s What’s New and How it Compares to the One You Already Have

Highlights New A8X Chip Offers 40% Faster Performance Upgraded Camera Offers Burst Mode for Photos & 120 fps Slow-Motion Videos Apple Pay Functionality for Paying Online with Your iPad Pricing starts at $499; Pre-Orders Begin Oct. 17; On Sale on Oct. 24. During a media event today at the company’s Cupertino headquarters, Apple announced an updated iPad Air, [...]

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iPad Mini 3: What’s New, And How it’s Different From Last Year’s Model

Highlights Apple Pay and Touch ID for Paying Online and Within Apps on Your iPad Pricing starts at $399; Pre-Orders Begin tomorrow, Oct. 17; On Sale on Friday, Oct. 24. In addition to announcing the new iPad Air 2, Apple also unveiled an updated iPad mini, the third-generation of the smaller tablet. As such, it’s [...]

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How to Write in Kaomojis

Some people say that all our technological advances have actually limited communication among us. I disagree! There are more ways to communicate and express yourself than ever before. First, there was the phone. (Talking, ew. Boring.) Then there were e-mails and text messages. Then, emoticons, gifs, and emojis. Now, there are kaomojis. If you’re not [...]

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