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RIP: Larry Tesler, inventor of copy & paste

RIP: Larry Tesler, inventor of copy & paste

“You cannot reduce the complexity of a given task beyond a certain point. Once you’ve reached that point you can only shift the burden around.” ~Larry Tesler One of the men who helped create the current age of personal computing passed away this week, Larry Tesler (74), the computer scientist …

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Apple Won’t Meet Quarterly Forecasts Because of Coronavirus

Apple Won't Meet Quarterly Forecasts Because of Coronavirus

It looks like Apple may be impacted by coronavirus, after all. The company today warned investors that it was unlikely to meet its second-quarter revenue forecast due to a few factors related to the coronavirus outbreak. Apple cited coronavirus-related two reasons for not meeting revenue forecasts. For starters, Apple makes …

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The Best iMac Accessories: Stands, Keyboards, Mice, Storage, and More

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While an iMac combines your computer display and hardware in one elegant package, it’s a little lacking when it comes to other accessories. You may find that you want a different keyboard and mouse compatible with the iMac, or perhaps some extra ports and storage. Maybe you even want new …

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How to Take Control of the Control Center in iOS and iPadOS

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The Control Center of the iPhone or iPad is a function many take for granted — an afterthought rather than something to use to its best advantage. The Control Center can be made available from the same place from any app at any time. In iOS 13 and up, and …

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Apple maintains March iPhone event plan, despite coronavirus

Apple maintains March iPhone event plan, despite coronavirus

Apple is gearing up for a late March special event to introduce the much-expected iPhone 9, reports claim, though production of any new iPad Pro models may have been impacted by the dreadful coronavirus pandemic. Calling change in a spooky market In January, a report claimed a March launch for …

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How iPhone Safety Features Can Help You Out of a Jam

How iPhone Safety Features Can Help You Out of a Jam

As you, your friends, and your loved ones go about your day, literally anything can happen — from a natural disaster or crime to a sudden illness or accident. Apple’s iPhone builds in guardrails that help you stay in touch with friends and family, get critical information, assist with emergencies, …

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‘Hey Siri, bring in the cattle and irrigate field four’

‘Hey Siri, bring in the cattle and irrigate field four’

If you go down to the farm today, you’ll probably find it packed with sensors, drones and remote management systems managed by iPhones, iPads and other mobile devices. A new agriculture In fact, we’re only one or two Siri Shortcuts away from voice-controlled farms equipped with remotely controlled irrigation, livestock …

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The Best VR Headset for the iPhone and Five Alternatives

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If you want to sample virtual reality without spending loads of cash, a VR headset built for smartphones is the best option. They’re affordable, equipped with a slot to cradle your phone, and support many VR apps and games. Our current pick for the best VR headset for the iPhone …

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What Is Project Catalyst? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

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Project Catalyst is a big deal in Apple circles these days, and for good reason: It refers to Apple’s project to merge development for iOS and Mac apps, allowing you to use them interchangeably on all kinds of Apple devices. At WWDC 2019, Apple officially revealed this as “Project Catalyst,” …

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Apple quietly builds the business case for AR

Apple quietly builds the business case for AR

Apple has quietly introduced new AR features that should help the company push adoption of the technologies more into the mainstream, particularly for retailers, animation houses and educators – and you can access these using QuickLook. What Apple is doing Apple’s QuickLook supports 3D models which use the USDZ file format …

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