Two more members of the Apple family just got put in the ground. On Thursday, a company spokesperson confirmed to The Verge that it has "officially discontinued" the iPod Shuffle and the iPod Nano.
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Flo Steinberg, one of the earliest Marvel employees and an American indie comics icon, has passed away. When Marvel Comics began, she and Stan Lee were the company's first and only employees; as Lee's secretary and assistant, she responded to fan mail, helped manage Marvel's small offices with Lee, and ran the Merry Marvel Marching Society, Marvel's first fan club, and saw the company transform into the pop culture icon it is today from the ground up.
Carrie Fisher will be buried with her mother, Debbie Reynolds, according to a report from the Associated Press. Reynolds -- who starred in Singin' in the Rain and is mother of the late Star Wars legend -- died the day after her daughter did.
As if 2016 hadn't done enough, it has taken one of our most beloved champions. Fisher wasn't only treasured as Leia, but also as a spokesperson and writer. Her honesty, warmth and humour regarding addiction and mental health was an inspiration to others.
Here at 10 of her most memorable quotes.
For nearly a decade, the best thing on YouTube has been Cooking With Dog. Its conceit was strange and delightful. Chef (a middle-aged Japanese woman whose name is never revealed) cooked beautiful, intricate food, while her trusty dog sidekick Francis sat on the counter, "narrating" the recipes in English.
According to a new report from Mark Gurman, Apple will kill the iPhone's physical home button in 2017. Don't get it twisted, this isn't the iPhone we're going to see in a few weeks; it's the iPhone after that. And killing the home button is a very sad idea.
Android tablets are mostly garbage, but the Dell Venue 8 7000 was a feat of engineering that even the most avid Apple fan would be loathe to put down. So it's a major bummer that the Venue 8 and the rest of the Venue line up have been discontinued, effective immediately.