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Former Apple Sound Designer Discusses History Behind 'Sosumi', Mac Startup Tone, and Camera Click

In the late 1980s Jim Reekes began working as a sound designer for Apple, creating some of the Mac's most iconic sounds like the "Sosumi" beep, startup chord, and camera/screenshot click. In a new interview with CNBC, Reekes discussed the origins behind each of these sound creations, and what he thi...

Software

A look at Elementary OS 0.4.1 – Loki

So, I’ve taken a look at a number if distributions so far, like Linux Mint, Manjaro and KDE Neon, but I figured I should show another distribution that I’d highly recommend for users who are new to GNU/Linux systems; Elementary OS. If you’re a seasoned poweruser, you’ll likel...

Software

Game Saturday: Incursion 2 The Artifact

Incursion 2 The Artifact is a free tower defense game in which you try to fend off invading forces with heroes and recruited troops. The game uses a slightly different design than most tower defense games. While you play a series of maps that are linked together by a story line, you don't build towe...

Tech

9 Important Tweaks to Make When You Get a New iPhone

Whenever you get a new device, there’s a lot to do to get it working just right. We’ve shown you what you should do with a new Mac, but what about a new iPhone? Let’s discuss some tweaks that all new iPhone owners should make. 1. Set Up Touch ID Your iPhone should walk you through...

Tech

The Best Free and Paid PDF Editors for Mac

PDF is a familiar file format for most people. Adobe first introduced it in 1993, and later standardized it in 2008 to allow anyone to create PDF files and the tools necessary to do so. These days there are too many PDF editors to choose from, and they all seem to do the same task. Most of them aren...

Tech

10 Fresh Alternatives to Microsoft Word You Should Try Today

Microsoft Word is a wildly popular word processor, but many still do not use it. Whether it’s because of cost, access, or preference, not everyone is a Word fan. If you fall into this category, you might use alternative office suites like LibreOffice or Google Docs. However, there are still pl...

Tech

Nubia Z17 Lite: Flagship Device For a Reasonable Price (Review & Giveaway)

Our verdict of the Nubia Z17 Lite:Nubia's feature packed Z17 Lite represents incredible value for money. Despite a medicore camera and polarizing software experience, the Z17 Lite is a premium phone in an affordable package.810There once was a time when premium Android phones reigned supreme. If you...

Android

UK Deals of the Week: Honor View 10 for £369, £170 off Google Pixel 2 XL

Welcome to your weekly round-up of the best UK deals of the week for Android devices, network plans, accessories, smart home tech, and a little of whatever else is on offer in the world of mobile.Editor's PickBest Android phones you can buy in the UKWith Android thoroughly dominating the mobile ind...

Android

You can finally use Files Go to search for that SpongeBob meme you downloaded

Files Go now lets you search for files, show where duplicate files are, and integrate with Google Photos. The update is rolling out now and keeps the app at around 7MB in size. Files Go is part of Google’s slimmed-down Android Go.  Google updated its Files Go app not only with new searc...

Android

Galaxy Note 9 likely won’t get in-display fingerprint scanner (Update: Actually, maybe it will)

The Synaptics Clear ID in-display optical fingerprint sensor. Update (03/23) 10:45 A.M. EST: It seems that The Bell may have jumped the gun, as The Korea Herald obtained inside information that Samsung is still considering the implementation of an under-glass fingerprint scanner in th...


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