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Apple accepts app that tracks US drone strikes after rejecting it 12 different times, then pulls it again

Josh Begley has been trying to get his app onto Apple’s App Store for about five years now. It’s not a crazy, violent game or a risqué hookup app, it’s just a very simple notification tool that delivers an alert to the user’s phone whenever a drone flown by the United States military attacks a target. 255 more words

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Genius student finds a much better use for Tinder than sex

Much as Tinder might make noises about finding soulmates or revolutionizing dating, the data shows that the majority of users are really just looking for a hookup. 232 more words

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iOS 11's big feature could be a massive Siri upgrade

While there’s an abundance of iPhone 8 rumors to check out on a regular basis, we don’t see that many iOS 11 leaks. It’s surprising, given that iOS represents one of the most important features of the iPhone and a reason why many people would not leave Apple’s platform for any competing mobile operating system. 259 more words

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iOS 10.3 fixes a nasty Safari bug and includes hundreds of other security fixes

Apple yesterday released iOS 10.3 for the iPhone and iPad, an update that brought with it a number of interesting new features, including a new “Find My AirPods” feature and a brand new file system dubbed APFS (complete with full disk encryption) that Apple originally introduced at WWDC last year. 245 more words

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10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

We hope you saved some room on those iOS devices, Apple fans, because we’ve got some great paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free for you to check out today. 2,149 more words

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Hidden changes in iOS 10.3 will give your iPhone a speed boost

After releasing a few hundred different beta versions over the past month or so, Apple on Monday finally released iOS 10.3 to the public. Eager iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users rushed to download and install the update, and they were greeted with some nifty new features. 386 more words

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Facebook just stole pretty much everything left to steal from Snapchat

Snapchat will totally hate it, but Facebook now basically offers all of the Snapchat app’s functionality right inside its main Facebook mobile app. It just calls it Facebook stories. 278 more words

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