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Apple Retail Expands Trade-Ins to Non-Apple Phones

8:40 PM, Mar. 30th, 2015 · Kelly Guimont · News

A Green Apple

Apple has expanded its in-store trade-in program to include non-Apple smartphones. That trade-in program will now accept even that lame Android device you weren't able to give away to your friends and family.

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People are already switching from Android to iOS in impressive numbers, this is just another way for Apple to pave the road to iOS.

How to Update Any Icon on Your Mac

7:50 PM, Mar. 27th, 2015 · Kelly Guimont · How-To

Back in the day you could tell who the serious Mac users were because they had the skills to customize the icons for their hard drive and other icons. You can do the same in OS X, and it's even easier now. Kelly explains how to swap out icons, and sources for more.

How To Recycle Old iPhones, iPads, and Other Mobile Devices

6:52 PM, Mar. 25th, 2015 · Kelly Guimont · How-To

Now that we've wrangled all those now unnecessary cables, it's time to chip away at the devices that go with them. If you have some old iPhones or even feature phones tucked away, now's the time to set them free. Kelly explains the digital equivalent of sending them off to a farm in the country.

Tony Stark, Seven Year Old Compare Bionic Arms

8:21 PM, Mar. 12th, 2015 · Kelly Guimont · Cool Stuff Found

So, it's no secret that I love comic books, and comic book movies, so an opportunity to talk about Iron Man himself, Robert Downey Jr, shall not be missed. A video RDJ posted on Twitter features Alex, a seven year-old kid with a partially developed right arm. He's showing up to meet with Albert Manero, who builds 3D printed bionic limbs for kids and donates them to those kids through the Limbitless Solutions organization. What Alex doesn't know is that this latest version of his arm is being presented to him by Iron Man. When he arrives, they chat briefly and then Robert Downey Jr offers to compare his suit's arm to Alex's new arm, each housed in a box labelled Stark Industries. This is so fun to watch, check out the video below.