What’s New in macOS High Sierra: APFS, Metal 2, Photos Improvements, Safari Autoplay Blocking and More

Apple named its next-generation version of the Mac operating system High Sierra because it’s designed to improve macOS Sierra through several major under-the-hood updates. While most of what’s in High Sierra isn’t outwardly visible, there are some refinements to existing features and apps like Safari, Photos, Siri, FaceTime, and more. We went hands-on with theRead More

De Beers: US Diamond Jewelry Demand Hits High of $41 Billion

(IDEX Online) – Total diamond jewelry demand from US consumers increased 4.4 percent in 2016 to exceed $40 billion for the first time, according to industry insight data published today by De Beers Group.   While slower US GDP growth in the first quarter of 2017 is likely to have impacted diamond jewelry demand inRead More

Post Falls High School student gets new car for GPA, attendance

School’s out for summer and for seniors graduating high school the next chapter of their life is about to begin. To help make that transition a little easier, some seniors who maintained a 3.5 GPA and had perfect attendance competed for a new car. The winner was Robyn Robinson from Post Falls High School. FindlayRead More

The High Cost of High Fashion

The high cost of cheap fashion”: there’s no greater cliché in the popular discourse about ethics and fashion. Countless books, articles, documentaries, and online social spaces are devoted to presenting and reinforcing this idea. For its purveyors, the phrase is meant not only as a wake-up call but a call to action. “The high costRead More

Apple announces a new operating system for the Mac: High Sierra

Apple’s senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi took the stage during Apple’s WWDC 2017 in San Jose on Monday where he unveiled macOS High Sierra. MacOS High Sierra is the successor to macOS Sierra, which Apple announced last year. It offers plenty of new features. Safari is faster, Apple said, and will preventRead More