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The Week in iPhone Cases: Flip It Nite helps you take selfies, but without the dreaded stick

This week's roundup of new iPhone cases features the Flip It Nite, which packs a retractable arm that acts as a selfie stick.

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Apple partners with SAP in new enterprise push

The mobile enterprise got another boost on Thursday with the announcement of a brand-new partnership between Apple and SAP.

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Skin tracking is the latest zany attempt to solve smartwatch control

SkinTrack uses your arm as a touchpad for wearable displays.

Securifi’s Almond 3 connected-home router is now available for pre-order

This 802.11ac router has a ZigBee radio built in, and you can add support for Bluetooth and/or Z-Wave with USB dongles.

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App Store search is failing more than usual with wonky search results

Users on Twitter and Reddit were the first to spot that App Store search was broken Thursday morning. Apple is working on a fix for the issue, which is affecting all users.

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Netflix loosens up streaming video, letting users choose their cellular speed limit

Netflix’s data controls come shortly after the company admitted that it had been throttling video quality on AT&T and Verizon networks for more than five years. Netflix users can now watch around four hours per gigabyte of cellular data by dialing down video quality.

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Piping those dreams: Android wins it all

It's only a matter of time.

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Apple patches vulnerable OS X Git version that put developers at risk

Apple has released a new version of its Xcode development tool in order to patch two critical vulnerabilities in the Git source code management client.

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Look to the iPad for Apple Watch comparisons

The Apple Watch is unlikely to follow an iPhone-like sales trajectory—it looks like we have another iPad on our hands instead.

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How to upload a photo from Photos for OS X to a website

A reader wonders how to find images in Photos to upload via a selection dialog.

The power of OS X’s menu bar

It’s always there and it’s often overlooked, but the menu bar is a very useful part of the Mac operating system.

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FotoFuse review: Full-featured Mac photo collage maker limited by OS X sharing

FotoFuse makes it simple and fun to combine multiple photos into a single collage, ready to be shared with family and friends.

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The Week in Mac Apps: 3 new Mac-based text editors

This week's roundup of new apps brings you three new text editors—SwiftText, Small, and CryptoEdit.

Twitter for Mac update introduces Moments, GIF search, and polls

Twitter's curated feed of trending topics comes to the Mac app.

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Podcast 506: Doomed! Doomed, I tells ya!

Glenn and John discuss the reaction to Apple’s latest results, John’s new iPhone SE, forcing Touch ID, and Disk Networks house calls.