Apple restarts iTunes Red Cross donations to benefit Nepal earthquake recovery

In the aftermath of a series of earthquakes which have left more than 3,000 dead in Nepal, Apple has again begun soliciting donations for the American Red Cross through the iTunes Store.



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Apple Watch's first-weekend sales will be interesting, but ultimately unimportant

With less than two weeks left on the calendar before Apple opens preorders for its hotly-anticipated Watch, industry analysts have begun to weigh in with their predictions for opening weekend sales figures. While these numbers are sure to be interesting — just as they are for the iPhone — they likely won’t mean much for the Watch’s future.



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Senior citizen-friendly gadgets

Senior citizens are often left out of the loop when it comes to technology. Anyone 75 and older may not own a smartphone or know how to make use of the advanced features, so they don’t see photos and videos on Facebook as often and don’t use Twitter. Yet, over the next 15 years, the portion of the US population made up senior citizens is expected to double. That might explain a surge in gadgets designed to help the elderly stay connected and safe. Here are the most interesting new devices for those in their twilight years.

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Killer Deals: Apple's 64GB iPad Air Wi-Fi + 4G LTE for $399; $400 off top-end MacBook Pro

[Almost Gone. 1 Hour Left] Today only, until supplies run out, readers can grab Apple’s 64GB iPad Air (Wi-Fi + 4G LTE) in Space Grey for $399 shipped, while a sister offer slashes the company’s top-of-the-line MacBook Pro by $400 — both of which are the lowest prices we’ve ever seen for these models.



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iOS 9 rumored to focus on stability, performance increases

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After multiple rapid releases that left some users stymied by bugs, Apple’s iOS 9 will focus on improving system stability, performance, and reliability. For many users, it can’t come soon enough.

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Apple updates French website to show support for Charlie Hebdo after deadly terrorist attack

Following a horrific attack on satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo that left 12 dead, Apple on Thursday added to its official regional website a full-width black banner reading “Je suis Charlie.”



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ISIS fighter accidentally reveals his location in tweets

A New Zealander who left home to fight with ISIS in Syria made it pretty easy for authorities to track his movements—he tweeted happily away as “Kiwi Jihadi” with his geotag tracking turned on, reports the Guardian.

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