One of the UK’s top universities gives Jony Ive an honorary degree

Sir Jony Ive is now Dr. Jony Ive, thanks to one of the most prestigious universities in the U.K., which gave Apple’s design guru an honorary doctorate in science. The University of Cambridge honored seven of the U.K.’s most distinguished individuals with the highest honor the school can bestow to outsiders in a special ceremony […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

You can now publish your Squarespace blog on Apple News

Squarespace is making it super simple for its bloggers to publish their content to Apple News. Stories will carry the same design as your Squarespace website, and will include all embedded media, links, and more. Publishing your content to Apple News can be incredibly difficult. It’s not as easy as just flicking a switch or inserting […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Smash Mouth Fans Speak Out

Just a few days ago, we gave you a glimpse into the grim, Sisyphean nightmare that is the Twitter account of noted Shrek band Smash Mouth . In the aftermath, though, we discovered that not only does Smash Mouth have fans—Smash Mouth has angry fans. And even Smash Mouth fans deserve a voice.Read more... Source: Gizmodo

Hundreds of Thousands of Giant Spider Crabs Littered Across the Ocean Floor Looks Like Hell

Real life is worse than nightmares because even in my worst dreams, my twisted imagination could never cook up seeing hundreds of thousands of giant spider crabs littered across the ocean floor. Just imagine yourself swimming in the ocean and being swallowed by the horde of crabs. Imagine all those creepy arms entombing you. Gah, it’s so gross.Read more... Source: Gizmodo

iPhone 7 Plus may not get dual-lens camera afterall

Buying the iPhone 7 Plus might not be as big an upgrade as some Apple fans were hoping for this fall. Apple has allegedly decided to scrap plans to include a dual-lens camera sensor on the back of the iPhone 7 Plus, according to the latest rumor from China that claims the tech isn’t quite […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

LG shows off its latest UltraWide monitor with a little help from DevinSuperTramp

This post is brought to you by LG Electronics. Even if you’ve never heard of DevinSuperTramp, it’s a good bet your eyeballs have engaged one of his gorgeous videos of people at play. Whether it’s parkour in the Shire, boogie boarding off wet rocks, parasailing, base jumping or squirrel suiting, you name the ill-advised activity, […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac