How to convert currencies and get exchange rates with Spotlight in OS X

How to convert currencies and get exchange rates with Spotlight in OS X

As a part of the Spotlight redesign in OS X Yosemite, Apple added a lot of new features to Spotlight, the search bar in OS X. One of these useful features is the ability to convert currencies, which turns out to be much faster than using a dedicated app.

Weekly Roundup: 19 new and noteworthy tweaks

Weekly Roundup: 19 new and noteworthy tweaks

In case you were busy last week and didn’t get a chance to take a look at Cydia, don’t worry as we have compiled a list of all the new tweaks that were released in the week which are worth to look at. The tweaks range from customizing the look of your Home screen to making it easier to browse the web from anywhere in iOS.

Apple to reportedly start shipping Apple Watch and 12-inch MacBook Air in March

Apple to reportedly start shipping Apple Watch and 12-inch MacBook Air in March

A report from KGI Securities suggests that Apple will start shipping the Watch in March, 2015 and is also trying to launch its 12-inch MacBook Air within the first quarter of this year. 

Check Out Hot Deals Ending Soon Including the SKEYE Nano Drone and NetSpot Pro [Deals Hub]

Check Out Hot Deals Ending Soon Including the SKEYE Nano Drone and NetSpot Pro [Deals Hub]

There are so many great offers in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub that it’s easy to miss one. We try to alert you to all of the best deals around, and this is your chance to catch those savings that may have otherwise slipped through the cracks. Take a look at the best deals of the week from the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub. You’ll be glad you did, and your wallet will thank you, too.

The Best Screen Protectors for your iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

The Best Screen Protectors for your iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple has made the iPhone’s screen tougher with each new version of the device, but screen protectors are a great way to further protect the touch screen from scratches, dust, and more.

Opening of largest Apple Store in Asia greeted by thousands of customers in Hangzhou, China

Opening of largest Apple Store in Asia greeted by thousands of customers in Hangzhou, China

The largest Apple store in Asia — the Westlake Apple Store in Hangzhou, China — was thrown open to customers today. 

Download the best deals on apps and games for free for a limited time (Jan 23)

Download the best deals on apps and games for free for a limited time (Jan 23)

We have some great apps for you today that are now free or on sale for a short time in the App Store. The list today includes iThoughts (mindmap), Ghost Blitz, Doodle 2 Go HD and more.

OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 fixes Security Vulnerabilities found by Google’s Project Zero

OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 fixes Security Vulnerabilities found by Google’s Project Zero

Project Zero, Google’s security team, publicly disclosed three security vulnerabilities with OS X, following its standard procedure of making is discoveries public 90 days after reporting it to the software maker.

‘GMT bug’ in Calendar Sync on iOS 8 displaying events in incorrect time zone

‘GMT bug’ in Calendar Sync on iOS 8 displaying events in incorrect time zone

Apple has had to deal with a lot of criticism over the increasing number of bugs in iOS 8, and while the company delivers fixes in updates, new bug reports don’t appear to stop.

EasySpring2 provides a quick way to respring or restart your iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

EasySpring2 provides a quick way to respring or restart your iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

iOS only allows you to shutdown your device and turn it back on. There’s no option to restart or respring your device. EasySpring2 is a new jailbreak tweak by iOS developer TheNinjaprawn that responds to this issue.