Tag: Personal Technology

Apple reveals iPhone 13, iPad Mini price increase and larger Apple Watch

Apple Inc. detailed new iPhones, iPads and smartwatches Tuesday as the most valuable U.S. public company attempts to focus on the coming holiday season instead of its regulatory issues. Apple AAPL, -0.98% typically reveals its new lineup of devices every September, ahead of holiday shopping. In this year’s event at the company’s Cupertino, Calif., campus, […]

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University of California student allegedly tapped into people’s cell phones to steal their cryptocurrency

It was the worst kind of wrong number. A 21-year-old student at the University of California San Diego allegedly commandeered the cell phone accounts of at least 40 people to plunder their cryptocurrency wallets, prosecutors said. Richard Yuan Li, of Hercules, Calif., is accused of operating what is called a SIM-swap scam from his dorm […]

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New Apple Watch reportedly running into production problems, delays

The new Apple Watch is running into production problems that will likely result in delivery delays, according to new reports Tuesday. Japan-based Nikkei Asia reported that the smartwatch’s complicated design is the main culprit, with early assemblies failing quality standards. Citing multiple sources, Nikkei said production of the new Apple Watch has been put on […]

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Here’s what’s new on Netflix in September 2021 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. has a stacked September, with new seasons of some of its most popular series and a huge slate of original movies and shows. The pulse-pounding Spanish crime drama “Money Heist” (“La Casa de Papel”) kicks off the first part of its final season Sept. 3; Volume 2 is expected in the coming months. […]

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What’s new on Hulu in September 2021, and what’s leaving

Hulu has a loaded lineup in September, including another star-studded anthology series and the debut of a comic-book adaptation that has been in the works for more than a decade. That would be “Y: The Last Man” (Sept. 13), the long awaited post-apocalyptic drama based on the iconic graphic novel that ran from 2002-’06, about […]

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What’s new on Amazon Prime Video in September 2021

Amazon Prime Video has a handful of promising originals premiering in September, including a classic fairy-tale movie and the final season of one of its longest-running series. “Cinderella” (Sept. 3) is getting a modern spin and a musical twist from “Pitch Perfect” co-producer Kay Cannon. Camilla Cabello stars as the ambitious heroine with big dreams, […]

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How to watch the Tokyo Olympics for (mostly) free

It’s been delayed a year, will have almost no fans in attendance and there’s a 13-hour time difference with the U.S. East Coast, but the Tokyo Olympics will still offer some must-see viewing when they kick off Friday. The only question is, where? The good news is that you can watch thousands of hours of […]

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