Apple SIM partner GigSky today announced that its data plans are now available in over 180 countries around the world. MacRumors obtained a list of the 40 or so new countries and territories that GigSky has expanded into as of this week: Algeria Argentina Bahamas Bangladesh Belize Bhutan Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Burkina Faso Cambodia ...continue reading Apple SIM Partner GigSky Now Offers Data Plans in Over 40 More Countries

The next time you drive near a Dunkin' Donuts on the way to work, Waze won't just offer to reroute your there—it'll let you place an order, too. The navigation app recently announced a partnership with Dunkin' Donuts that lets users order items while they're en route. The new feature is rolling out now. If ...continue reading Waze lets you order coffee and a donut from Dunkin' before you get there

The House of Representatives voted this week to repeal a law previously passed by the Obama administration, requiring Internet Service Providers to gain permission from users in order to access and share certain pieces of personal information with advertisers (via The Washington Post). The law, which was approved last year prior to the Presidential election, ...continue reading Privacy Concerns Loom as Congress Moves to Allow Internet Providers to Share Users' Sensitive Data

AAPL rose over 2 percent on Tuesday to close at $143.80, a new all-time high. The stock also surpassed a per-share price of $1,000 when adjusted for Apple's 7-for-1 stock split in June 2014. Apple now has a market valuation of over $750 billion on its path towards becoming the world's first trillion dollar company. ...continue reading Apple's Stock Soars Past $1,000 Pre-Split Price as Bulls Think 'Golden Opportunity' to Buy Remains

Adobe just updated four of its Creative Cloud applications: Illustrator CC, InDesign CC, Experience Design CC (also known ad Adobe XD), and Project Felix. The changes, based on user feedback, will be welcome news to Creative Cloud subscribers. If you’re interested in seeing the new Illustrator and InDesign features in action, Adobe will be hosting video ...continue reading Adobe releases Creative Cloud updates to Illustrator, InDesign, Experience Design, and Project Felix

The UE Boom family is welcoming its newest member: The Ultimate Ears Wonderboom. When Logitech-owned Ultimate Ears released the original Boom in 2013, the company singlehandedly heralded a new era of wireless speaker design. Sony and Samsung released their own take on portable cylinder-shaped speakers, and even smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google ...continue reading Ultimate Ears Wonderboom review: Party-friendly 360-degree speaker is now pint-sized and $100

A long-running debate between Mac owners and those folks who use other platforms is whether or not malware exists for macOS. It does! Mac owners tend to be very defensive (and, sadly, sometimes offensive) about macOS, because of years of slights when Windows was in the ascendance and virus ridden. These days, most malware that ...continue reading Antivirus software won't save your Mac from future malware

Civilization VI ($60; online game code available on Amazon; also available on the App Store) brings the best elements of the series’ preceding titles with some helpful new gameplay mechanics that make all the difference. Like the preceding titles, you develop a civilization from the ground up, build new technologies, choose the civics and politics ...continue reading Civilization VI review: World domination on your Mac

The U.S. House of Representatives has followed the Senate in voting to repeal privacy rules that can prevent broadband providers from selling customers’ internet-browsing histories and other data without their permission. On Tuesday, the House voted 215-205 to do away with the privacy rules that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission passed last year. The rules ...continue reading Congress dismantles Internet privacy rules, allowing ISPs to sell your web history

Leaving behind the distractions of social media and email for an off-the-grid adventure can be amazing—until it isn’t. Having your loved ones worry constantly about whether you’ve been eaten by a bear while you’re away, or worse, experiencing a medical emergency when you’re out of cellular range, are both situations that most folks would happily ...continue reading SPOT Gen3 review: Off-the-grid help and geolocation is just a tap away