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Avowed Apple Fan Jeb Bush Realizes His Apple Watch Can Take Phone Calls
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 18:22:19 -0500
Avowed Apple Fan Jeb Bush Realizes His Apple Watch Can Take Phone CallsJeb Bush's love of Apple products has been widely documented, and the Republican presidential candidate continues to wear his Apple Watch on the campaign trail. Yesterday, in a meeting with The Des Moines Register editorial board documented by USA Today, Bush stumbled upon a feature he didn’t realize his smartwatch was capable of: taking phone calls. Somehow Bush managed to take a call without picking up his iPhone, and the sound of a person’s voice saying hello breaks through the meeting noise, to which Bush responds, “My watch can’t be talking.”
Social media welcomes Pope Francis to the United States
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 19:29:52 -0400
Social media welcomes Pope Francis to the United StatesPope Francis gets the social media treatment upon arriving in the U.S. Tuesday. As Pope Francis’s flight touched down in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, Twitter unveiled a new batch of emojis created for the highly anticipated papal visit. Until his departure from the United States on Sunday, Twitter users chronicling the Catholic leader’s East Coast journey will be able to include a cartoon image of the Pope’s face in front of the American flag on all Pope-related tweets by using the hashtag #PopeinUS.
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In defense of cable, and the joy of scrolling up and down a remote
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 14:58:08 -0400
Sure, cable gouges consumers with higher rates, but you think streaming prices won't go higher and higher in the coming years? We're skeptical.
What I learned about Internet security and identity theft after criminals hacked my accounts
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 19:17:34 -0400
If you’re a victim of identity theft, it will be you, and not the criminals, who will suffer – for months!
News, entertainment, music, iCloud—are you ready to spend $40 monthly with Apple?
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 12:27:06 -0400
Apple expected to launch subscription entertainment streaming service like Netflix or Amazon Prime. But is it too late to the party?
Robocalls: AT&T CEO gets spam call alert on his Apple Watch during a live interview
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:49:21 -0400
At an Economic Club event in Washington, DC, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson was interrupted on stage by a robocall.
Will Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and Viacom go dark for AT&T's DirecTV subscribers?
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 13:43:16 -0400
Viacom warned AT&T's DirecTV subscribers that they may lose access to 23 channels if a dispute over fees isn't resolved before the contract expires.
So you want to stream? How to choose between Netflix, Hulu and more subscription services
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:03:30 -0400
As consumers say they are tired of paying for too many subscription services, we compare pricing and offerings of top players
These free mobile games on Android and iOS bring fun to spring break, travels
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 15:59:41 -0400
Columnist Marc Saltzman offers up a trio of mobile games you can use to pass the time on spring break or on a long trip.
These are the 5 best Amazon deals this Sunday
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 11:06:04 -0400
This weekend brings terrific deals on car chargers, pillows, and more.
GoFundMe: Campaigns raising money for anti-vaxx 'misinformation' will be blocked
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 11:32:27 -0400
GoFundMe is the latest internet platform to crack down on the anti-vaccination movement. It joins Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest.
Smart garden: Robot mowers, watering devices may keep your lawn tidy and your plants alive
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 05:00:06 -0400
From plants that grow themselves to robot lawn mowers, there's a long list of tech that helps you tend to your lawn and garden.
Like talking tech? Us, too. Sign up for Jefferson Graham's Talking Tech newsletter.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:18:56 -0500
Like talking tech? Us, too. Sign up for Jefferson Graham's Talking Tech newsletter.
Everything you need to know about router security to avoid getting hacked by cybercriminals
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 05:00:03 -0400
Look for a router that supports the newest security standard called WPA3. If you have an older router, select one with WPA2. Always avoid WEP.
Listen to the Talking Tech podcast
Fri, 8 Mar 2019 13:30:57 -0500
Your guide to the latest tech news and analysis, with Jefferson Graham's daily podcast, available on Apple and Google Podcasts, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, Spotify and more.
Comcast launches $5 streaming Xfinity Flex TV service for Internet customers
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:50:30 -0400
Comcast is adding a new $5 a month streaming service. But the service duplicates much of what you can watch on Roku.
How to watch NCAA March Madness without a cable subscription
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 09:33:23 -0400
You don't need to pony up for cable to catch the madness
A six-figure career playing video games? Welcome to the world of professional esports
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:37:58 -0400
College scholarships, six-figure average salaries and houses in L.A. are just some of the perks of being a professional "League of Legends" player.
Facebook employees given access to hundreds of millions of users' passwords
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:17:14 -0400
Millions of Facebook users had account passwords exposed in plain text that could be searched by employees at the social media company.
NBA 2K League team gets schooled on wellness because, well, gamers aren't known for healthy habits
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:51:08 -0400
The Bucks Gaming NBA 2K League team spent three days at the spa in Wisconsin on a wellness retreat before the season begins.
I am not a robot. I'm a doctor and my patients need the real me.
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 05:00:06 -0400
Telemedicine can't replace the 'laying on of hands' and personal relationships that help patients discuss problems and can improve their health.
This is why everyone is Googling 'Florida man' and their birthday
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:26:16 -0400
What 'Florida man' headline comes up for your birthday? People are Googling it to find out in the Florida Man Challenge.
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10 years of Grindr: A rocky relationship
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:07:40 GMT
A look back at the highs and lows from the first 10 years of dating app Grindr.
Why bots probably aren't gaming the 'Cancel Brexit' petition
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:39:46 GMT
Questions have been asked about whether all the 3m signatures on the petition are genuine.
Security flaw put RBS customers at risk of cyber-attack
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:17:40 GMT
Software designed to prevent cyber-attacks had a bug that could have let hackers get at machines.
Facebook staff 'flagged Cambridge Analytica fears earlier than thought'
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:54:43 GMT
Facebook says concerns raised about data-scraping were not related to the previously reported scandal.
Autonomous shuttle to be tested in New York City
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:46:02 GMT
The self-driving shuttle will be available to workers at a large site in Brooklyn.
Health apps pose 'unprecedented' privacy risks
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:01:38 GMT
Data is being shared with companies, including Amazon and Google, a study of popular apps finds.
Millions of Facebook passwords exposed internally
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:30:18 GMT
Developers working for Facebook logged the passwords in plain text as they wrote code for the site.
Uber 'picks New York Stock Exchange' for stock listing
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 02:10:17 GMT
The firm's public stock offering is expected in the coming months and may be one of the biggest in 2019.
Huawei ban would delay 5G rollout: Three
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:34:20 GMT
The boss of mobile operator Three said he was confident the Chinese firm was not a threat to customers.
Christchurch shootings: 'Bad actors' helped attack videos spread online
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:05:00 GMT
Edited clips were continually uploaded to help defeat automatic detection systems, says Facebook
Arrests shut down illegal TV streaming gang
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:49:38 GMT
The gang behind the net TV services offered access to hundreds of channels in 30 countries.
Artificial intelligence: Algorithms face scrutiny over potential bias
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:50:14 GMT
Artificial intelligence used in the justice and financial systems is to be investigated.
Oculus releases updated Rift VR headset
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:13:50 GMT
The updated flagship headset has sharper displays but still needs to be tethered to a PC to work.
Korea spycam porn: 1,600 fall victim and four men arrested
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:44:36 GMT
Four men allegedly filmed 1,600 guests in 30 South Korean hotels and sold the footage online.
'Cancel Brexit' petition passes 2m signatures on Parliament site
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:50:51 GMT
A call to revoke Article 50 generates the fastest ever rate of signatures on Parliament's website.
Apple's new AirPods have Siri built-in
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:45:58 GMT
The new earphones also have longer battery life and a chip that can better maintain a wireless connection.
Instagram eating disorder content 'out of control'
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:00:48 GMT
Psychiatrists raise concerns as the BBC finds children are swapping extreme images of weight loss.
US mum 'abused kids who performed on family YouTube channel'
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:15:47 GMT
The woman, whose children performed on the Fantastic Adventures channel, denies charges of child abuse.
Facebook settles job discrimination case
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:13:25 GMT
The social media giant bans targeting ads for jobs, accommodation or credit on the basis of gender, age or postcode.
£36 iPhone XR ad criticised
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:12:08 GMT
Advertising body criticises a Black Friday promotion for iPhones, following complaints from the public.
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