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The new iPad Pro has a surprise new feature

Yes, you can now charge your iPhone from your iPad Pro. A few weeks ago I compiled a list of my iPad Pro fantasy features, and to my surprise, one of those features came true. Yes, sometimes wishes do come true. Must read: iPhone XR: Here’s nine things you need ...

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The Google Home Hub is deeply insecure

Security advocate Jerry Gamblin has posted a set of instructions – essentially basic lines of XML – that can easily pull important information off of the Google Home Hub and, in some cases, temporarily brick the device. The Home Hub, which is essentially an Android tablet attached to a speaker, ...

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NBN launches gigabit-speed enterprise service

(Image: NBN) Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) company has launched its symmetrical gigabit-speed wholesale enterprise product after consulting and trialling with retail service providers including Telstra, Vocus, and TPG. “NBN Enterprise Ethernet connections are designed to be built on request and includes a point-to-point fibre connection,” NBN explained on Tuesday. ...

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Hands-on with Apple's new iPad Pro and MacBook Air

What’s old is new again. The MacBook Air has been modernized, and the iPad Pro brings back the iPhone 5’s edgy design. Oh, and the Mac Mini has also been revamped. Must read: Apple’s new iPad Pro, MacBook Air, Mac mini: Can features, specs retain business momentum? Apple hosted an ...

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A fully loaded iPad Pro will cost you $2,227

This is a public service announcement. The latest and greatest iPad, namely the 12.9-inch iPad Pro, will cost you $2,227 to buy in its best configuration and with the basic accessories that make it worth having in the first place. Plus tax, of course. I’m not making a value judgment ...

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There are now 100 million Macs in use

During its press event in Brooklyn, Apple CEO Tim Cook shared some numbers on the Mac in particular. The active install base of all Macs is currently 100 million. “People love the Mac and they use it to create all kinds of amazing things every day,” Cook said. Obviously this ...

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Telstra adds 4G voice to NBN smart modem

(Image: Telstra) Telstra has announced adding voice services to its National Broadband Network (NBN) 4G-backup modem, calling the addition “vital” as over 3 million voice calls daily are made over home phones by its NBN customers. According to the telco, there are now more than 600,000 Telstra Smart Modems deployed ...

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