Today was a holiday in the U.S., but there was some news to make the rounds.
- Apple has released beta 4 of iOS 7.1 to developers, which includes new animation for the slide to unlock function and a new Siri voice for UK iPad users.
- Douglas Adams' last online post in his forum dealt with his excitement over OS X. "I think it's brilliant," he said. "I've fallen completely in love with it."
- Looking to get a Mac Pro? Unfortunately, you're going to be waiting until March.
- Check out the 25 worst passwords of 2013. Some of the gems? 'iloveyou' and 'trustno1'
Kick back and relax with these features:
- FTC focuses on Apple's App Store while ignoring similar issues with Google Play
- Your iPhone replaces the roomful of equipment found in this 1991 Radio Shack ad
- The payphones of the future
- Ridiculous moments in Apple development
- Weird and amazing Macs that aren't exactly Macs