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March 29, 2017 4:31 PM Samsung will take on Oculus, Vive with high-power VR rig

Now that Samsung's brought virtual to the masses with Gear VR, it's looking to build a more powerful standalone system. Oh, and it's interested in AR too. The South Korean company has made a big bet on mobile virtual reality, bundling its Gear VR headset with its flagship phones to get people familiar with the technology. Once again, consumers who preorder 80

February 1, 2017 2:48 PM Mac ends sales slump with record revenue of $7.2B

High-priced MacBook Pro with Touch Bar kicks up average selling price to highest point in four years Apple on Tuesday said that its Mac line generated record single-quarter revenue of $7.2 billion, beating the previous mark set three years earlier by $300 million. "The Mac not only returned to growth but generated its highest quarterly revenue ever," said CEO Tim Cook in prepared 69

January 25, 2017 5:05 PM This machine will serve you a free Big Mac

It looks like a high tech vending machine, but McDonald’s calls it a “customized digital Big Mac ATM.” But this ATM doesn’t dispense money, it serves up the fast food giant’s burgers — freshly-cooked, and slathered in the chain’s “special sauce.” And it’s coming to Boston for a day. Well, three hours, to be precise. Next Tuesday, McDonald’s will roll the machine 49

January 11, 2017 9:37 PM PC sales decline again

LOS ANGELES - Been spending more time on your smartphone? You're not alone. For the first year in a row, worldwide PC shipments fell again, this time down 6.2% from 2015, according to researcher Gartner. Total shipments in 2016 were 269.7 million units. (These numbers reflect traditional desktop and notebook computers, but not Google's low-cost Chromebooks 74

January 9, 2017 5:00 PM 10 years ago today: Remembering Steve Jobs make iPhone history

Commentary: From the moment he took the stage, Apple's co-founder knew the iPhone would change everything. Here's what I remember from being there that day. Reporters, analysts and industry insiders had been speculating about Apple making a phone for nearly a year by the time Steve Jobs walked onto the Macworld Expo stage that cold January morning in San Francisco 81

December 21, 2016 7:59 PM Nokia accuses Apple of infringing 32 of its patents

Apple has refused to negotiate for licenses for the H.264 video codec and other Nokia technologies, the company alleges Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia has filed lawsuits against Apple in Germany and in the U.S., alleging that the smartphone giant has infringed 32 of its patents, including the widely used H.264 video codec. The patent infringement lawsuits 66

December 13, 2016 10:46 AM Apple just released over 100 new emojis — here are the best

iOS 10.2, which also comes with a new TV app and numerous smaller tweaks that are detailed by 9to5Mac, includes 104 new emojis, plus many redesigned ones. Additions include: shark, gorilla, whiskey glass, facepalm, selfie, mechanic, water polo, fingers crossed, duck, butterfly, paella, scooter, clown, judge, astronaut, pilot, avocado, shrug, fox, and sick face. Apple 70

December 1, 2016 12:19 AM Big Mac Inventor Two All-Beef Patty Salute! 'Super Size Me' Guy Downs # 28,984

Big Mac creator Jim Delligatti got the ultimate tribute from his biggest fan -- the guy who famously eats 2 Macs per day come hell or high water. "Super Size Me" star Don Gorske rolled into his fave Mickey D's on Wednesday, as soon as he heard Delligatti had died. Gorske says he ordered his usual -- yes, 12 years later, he's still pulling double duty everyday 50

November 30, 2016 7:29 PM Creator of McDonald's Big Mac dies at 98

The man who created the Big Mac, which went on to be one of the world's best known sandwiches, died Monday. Michael "Jim" Delligatti, who invented McDonald's two-tiered burger at his Uniontown, Pa., franchise, was 98. He added a second burger and six other ingredients. But he labored for two years to come up with the right combo for his "special sauce 66

November 25, 2016 5:18 PM Apple offers Black Friday gift cards to shoppers

Apple is offering up gift cards in lieu of discounts to its Black Friday shoppers. The company is giving out gift cards ranging from $25 to $150 with the purchase of select products on Black Friday. The amount ranges depending on what shoppers buy. A $25 Apple gift card goes to Apple TV or Apple Watch Series 1 buyers; $50 gift cards for select SIM-free 52