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updated at 5:22pm on 6/30/2015

Top Meme

Pete Pachal, Mashable — The show is about to begin. Apple released iOS 8.4, which includes Apple Music, to iPhone and iPad owners at about 11 a.m. ET on Tuesday. To get the update, users need only go to Settings > General > Software Update and select "Download and Install." See also: How Apple Music could save the music industry...

apple, music, beats

Secondary Memes

Microsoft Edge in Windows 10 Build 10158 Photo Gallery

Softpedia News (Bogdan Popa), Softpedia News > Global — Windows 10 build 10158 has been officially released to fast ring users of the Windows Insider program earlier today, and word has it that this is the last preview build before the big launch in July 29, so everyone should give it a try especially if they plan to stick to Windows 10 when it becomes available....

windows, microsoft, build

Apple to pay $450 million in e-book price-fixing suit

Jessica Conditt, Engadget RSS Feed — Apple conspired with publishers to artificially raise the price of e-books, the Second US Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled today, upholding a verdict from 2013. Now that the company has lost its appeal, Apple is expected to pay $450 millio...

apple, court, appeals

Tertiary Memes

Watch the creator of Mario totally geek out at the Jim Henson Studios

Chelsea Stark, Mashable — Who had a bigger influence on your childhood: Nintendo, or Jim Henson's puppet creations? It may warm your...

nintendo, game, super

'When do you stop the man-hug?' Christie's best quotes over the years

Sergio Hernandez, Mashable — Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie officially entered the 2016 race for president Tuesday, bringing...

christie, chris, announcement

PointGuard Ventures backs Prevedére

Iris Dorbian, PE Hub Blog — Columbus, Ohio-based Prevedére, a big data predictive analytics solution provider, has raised $6.7 million...

companies, security, ventures

Report: Effective In-App Messages Result in Higher Retention

Brandy Shaul, SocialTimes Feed — Localytics, an analytics and marketing platform for mobile and Web apps, has released its latest research...

app, messages, apps

Minecraft in Education launched to help teachers build with students

Chris Burns, SlashGear — Inside the game Minecraft, users are able to very easily create 3D models using square blocks. It's the...

minecraft, education, million

How to Downgrade to iOS 8.3 from iOS 8.4

Craig Lloyd, Gotta Be Mobile — How to Downgrade to iOS 8.3 from iOS 8.4 is a post by Craig Lloyd from Gotta Be Mobile. iOS 8.4 was released...

update, iphone, release


This edition of refinr was published on 6/30/2015 at 5:22pm. The previous edition was posted on 6/30/2015 at 4:22pm.


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