Life as a Member of Parliament in the UK just got a little nicer. Not only do members have access to those sweet powdered wigs, they will also each receive a new iPad Air 2, and a laptop!
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The recently refreshed Intel Broadwell-equipped MacBook Air can support 4K external displays at a 60Hz refresh rate. Previous generation notebooks based on Intel’s Haswell platform were limited to lower resolutions.
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The best smartphone camera rig – called Beastgrip – has undergone a massive update and reworking, and the creator is headed back to Kickstarter to make the best Universal Mobile Photography Rig even better!
Apple’s new Japanese R&D center, a facility “on par with Apple’s biggest R&D centers in Asia,” will be built on the outskirts of Yokohama, Japan, the second largest city in Japan.
Flexibits on Wednesday announced the release of an updated version of Fantastical, their already great Mac calendaring program. Fantastical 2 for Mac has been given an all new design, and includes numerous OS X Yosemite features, including a Today Widget, Handoff support, and more.
Hewlett-Packard announced on Tuesday that it has made a deal with high-end audio company Bang & Olufsen. The audio company will be lending its expertise to upcoming HP products.
TechCrunch reported on Tuesday that Apple has acquired FoundationDB, a company that specializes in high-performance, durable NoSQL databases.
Tired of replacing your MacBook’s power supply due to a frayed power cord? You should take a look at the Python, designed to reinforce the power cord and prevent fraying.
Apple added three new channels to their Apple TV streaming set top box on Tuesday. The three channels are TED, Tastemade, and Young Hollywood.
Lunch time fun: A new app allows you to virtually try on an Apple Watch. The app even lets you try out different color straps!
Apple has seeded the latest beta of iOS 8.3 to its public beta testers. The new build is also available to developers as build 12F61.
Does this sound familiar? Every time you sit down with your keys in your pocket, you either get jabbed in a sensitive place, or your car alarm goes off! Today’s MacTrast Deal can help fix that problem. Meet the KeySmart 2.0 Compact Key Organizer.
Fans of the word puzzle game Boggle will be glad to hear that app developer ArchSquare has announced their Boggle-like Apple Watch game “All Words Up.”
Amazon has announced that its Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Fire TV Stick will be receiving new features in the coming weeks.
If you’ve always longed to make movies like Toy Story, Finding Nemo, or WALL-E, now is your chance. Pixar is releasing their in-house rendering software, Renderman, as a free download for non-commercial use.