The Apple Watch Has Been Hacked! Jailbreaker Comex Demonstrates

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Famous jailbreaker Comex has managed to run arbitrary code on the recently released Apple Watch. In this video, he demonstrates how he was able to run a web browser on the device, despite this functionality not being included by default. Now the app is definitely not usable or user-friendly by any means, but it is a proof of concept. This demonstrates the possibility for arbitrary code to be executed on the Apple watch, and definitely fares well for a possible jailbreak in the future. Can you ... 

iPhone 7 Concept Features Home Button Integrated Into The Screen

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Apple fans will always dream of what the next iPhone could possibly hold in store for us. The latest "iPhone 7" dream concept was designed by Martin Hajek for Computer Bild. This concept features a home button that has been physically integrated into the screen. Which means, more real estate, with moving elements underneath the home button. Apart from the increase in screen real estate, this brings up the possibility for interesting home button combinations. Animated themed home buttons ... 

All-New 12″ MacBook SA Pricing Announced!

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Core Group today announced the official all-new 12" MacBook pricing for South Africa. Core has said that demo devices will be available Apple Premium Resellers and selected Incredible Connection stores in South Africa from this Friday 8 May 2015, with stock availability dates to be announced "soon". The new 12" MacBook features an all new "taptic" trackpad, the same technology found in the Apple Watch. Instead of a physical hinge found in previous MacBook models, click feedback is now ... 

3D Apple Flyover Maps Come To Durban

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In a recent server update to Apple Maps, Apple has brought 3D Maps to good old Durban, South Africa! Previously, only Cape Town, South Africa has 3D Flyover support. To check out the new 3D Durban maps, simply fire up the Maps app on your iOS Device, and search for Durban, South Africa, and start the guided 3D Flyover Tour of Durban! The full list of new locations is as follows: ● Arches National Park, UT ● Badajoz, Spain ● Bari, Italy ● Belfast, Ireland ● Canberra, ... 

iStore now offering Samsung Galaxy Trade-ins

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iStore are now offering trade-in deals for owners of Samsung Galaxy devices, with up to R3500 back when you trade in your Samsung Galaxy device for an iPhone when upgrading an existing cellular contract or opening a new one. To apply for the trade-in, you must first claim a voucher on the iStore site. See the full list of trade-in prices for the different Samsung Galaxy models below. iStore do note that the trade-in voucher offer is valid until 31 May 2015 and is subject to your ... 

Apple releases OS X 10.10.3 Update with new Photos App

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Apple has just released update 10.10.3 for OS X Yosemite. The main features of this new update are the new Photos app, 300 new emoji characters as found in the latest iOS 8.3 update, as well as several fixes for performance, stability and security. The new Photos app is Apple's replacement for both iPhoto and Aperture. The features of Photo's are: • Browse your photos by time and location in Moments, Collections, and Years views • Navigate your library using convenient Photos, ... 

iOS 8.3 Update Released – Download Links

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Apple has released iOS 8.3 update for iOS. This update contains a huge list of updates and fixes but the most noticeable is the inclusion of several new emoji, which should keep some people busy, and an improved keyboard layout. The under-the-hood improvements and fixes involve: Bluetooth WiFi Screen rotation Messages Family Sharing CarPlay All iOS 8 devices can download this update today by tapping Settings>General>Software Update and then selecting Download ... 

HBO Now launches on the Apple TV

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HBO Now, a new channel for the Apple TV was released yesterday. Unlike the current HBO Go channel that has been on the Apple TV for quite some time now, HBO Go does not require a US cable TV subscription. This new channel provides access to HBO's entire library of movies and TV shows and is identical to the content that US cable TV subscribers receive. HBO Now is available via an iTunes subscription for $15 a month and users that subscribe in April will receive their first month ... 

Apple TV gets three new channels

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Apple added three new channels to their Apple TV set top box today: TED, Tastemate, and Young Hollywood. These three channels do not require a cable TV subscription or a monthly subscription fee: TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a channel dedicated to talks with an emphasis on science, technology and other related topics. Tastemade is all about food and cooking. Young Hollywood is a music, celebrity and lifestyle channel. If you haven't yet seen these new channels on ... 

Get your (paper) Apple Watch right here, right now! PDF Sizing Guide

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While we wait for the Apple Watch to launch here in sunny South Africa, we might as well decide on which size Apple Watch would be the best fit for us, not? In case you didn't already know, the Apple Watch comes in two sizes - 38mm or 42mm. Like the previous iPhone 6 size guide we posted, someone has gone and made a sizing guide for the Apple Watch too. Print out your very own (paper) Apple Watch right now and try it on for size :) The PDF also includes different band and watch face size ... 

Apple launches new iOS Beta Software Program

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Apple has opened up it’s Apple Beta Software Program to now include not only OS X but iOS as well. For example, the latest iOS 8.3 beta is open to Apple Beta Software Program praticipants. The website includes a Beta Program FAQ  and some words of precaution: Before you install beta software, please be sure to back up your Mac using Time Machine or your iOS device with iTunes. You should not install beta software on production or business-critical systems. The advantage of Apple ... 

App Unlocks Your Mac Automatically When Your iPhone Is Nearby

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Tether is an interesting app which automatically locks a users Mac when they walk away from it, and automatically unlock it when they walk back, all done through an iPhone. Think of all the saved productivity! It all adds up you know ;) The developers claim that there is no battery drain experienced when using this app, as Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), introduced in Bluetooth 4.0 is utilised. This isn't the first app of it's kind, but it's one of the most easy to use and reliable that we ... 

Microsoft Office 2016 Mac Preview released

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Microsoft recently released a preview of Office 2016 for Mac. It’s essentially a beta version and is not recommended for daily use and should rather be installed alongside Office 2011. The main features of this new version of Office 2016 Mac Preview are: A new user interface that matches Office 2013 and the iPad version Improved OneDrive integration Brand new templates   The following applications are included as part of Office 2016 Mac ...