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Shackcast Episode 004: One More Thing

By Asif Khan, Sep 09, 2017 6:09am PDT

On this week's episode Asif and David sit down to talk about expectations leading up to Apple's first presentation at the brand new Steve Jobs Theater.


Red Sox Admit to Stealing Yankees Signs with Apple Watches

By Charles Singletary, Sep 05, 2017 2:15pm PDT

Did you know that piece of tech on your wrist could give you a leg up on the baseball field?


Survive An Augmented Zombie Reality In Walking Dead: Our World

By Charles Singletary, Aug 31, 2017 1:25pm PDT

This new AR experience will pit you against zombie hordes with friends on iOS and Android.


Apple Has One Chance to Make a First Impression at Steve Jobs Theater on September 12

By Asif Khan, Aug 31, 2017 11:00am PDT

Apple Inc. sent out invitations to the September 12 special event this morning and Shacknews CEO, Asif Khan, takes a look at this crucial moment in Apple's history. This will be the first event to ever be held at Apple Park.


"I still get very excited by these announcements. The iOS 11 stuff looks great. I can't wait for ..."

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Google Is Ready To Augment Our Reality With ARCore

By Charles Singletary, Aug 29, 2017 10:15am PDT

Google's answer to Apple's ARKit currently functions on Google Pixel and the Galaxy S8.


Modojo Rewind: Latent Gaming Hits And Preparations For iOS 11

By Kevin Tucker, Aug 11, 2017 5:15pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of Modojo.


Report: New Apple Park HQ's Open Design is Frustrating Key Talent

By Jason Venter, Aug 11, 2017 11:43am PDT

Apple Park and its open office design are off to a bumpy start, despite a hefty budget and good intentions.


"You joke, but I wonder if that's not precisely why everyone seemed to move to open office spaces ..."

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Apple iPhone 8 May Use Facial Recognition While Lying Flat

By Charles Singletary, Aug 07, 2017 6:00pm PDT

People are still fishing for details on the illusive iPhone 8 feature list.


"That would be a bit of a game changer. The face detection on my wife's S8 is too damn involved ..."

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iPhone 8 Design Leak Shows No Home Button, Facial Recognition

By John Keefer, Jul 31, 2017 2:40pm PDT

Apple may be making your mug mandatory for unlocking your new phone.


"Then simply plug in your dick into the APPLE PENIS->USB C->LIGHTING adapter ($99 at ..."

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Apple iOS 10.3.3 Update Closes Broadpwn Exploit

By John Keefer, Jul 20, 2017 12:35pm PDT

Wi-fi vulnerability left Broadcom chips susceptible to hacker takeover.


"I'm starting to really like the new front page content . Smart move tmwtb! "

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Report: Apple's iPhone 8 Will Have Rear-Facing 3D Laser For AR

By John Keefer, Jul 17, 2017 6:55am PDT

The device is expected to have a faster and more accurate autofocus as well.


"I don't think using it with your phone is the end game here, they're working towards a wearable, ..."

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Here's When Video Game Companies Will Release Second Quarter Earnings Results

By Asif Khan, Jul 12, 2017 7:00pm PDT

Looking to invest in gaming stocks? We have investors covered from Activision to Zynga! Take a look at this list of earnings release dates for the biggest companies in the gaming industry.


Apple Opens Its First Chinese Data Center

By John Keefer, Jul 12, 2017 12:50pm PDT

The move is to comply with new cybersecurity laws in the country.


"So that we can better steal your data and designs. thank you -China"

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WWDC: Monument Valley 2 is available on iOS

By David Craddock, Jun 05, 2017 1:20pm PDT

Apple casually announced the sequel, out now for only five bucks, at today's WWDC.


WWDC: Apple Enters Internet of Things Market with HomePod

By David Craddock, Jun 05, 2017 12:15pm PDT

The device boasts 'incredible acoustic properties' to become the iPod of home speakers.


"no I just don't think "Ping was bad so this could be too" is any kind of reason to predict ..."

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