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  • newBoss Audio Launches New $210 CarPlay Receiver With 6.75-Inch Touchscreen

    Boss Audio Launches New $210 CarPlay Receiver With 6.75-Inch Touchscreen

    If you don't have a vehicle with CarPlay installed natively, there are a number of third-party aftermarket CarPlay receivers from companies like Alpine and Pioneer, which can be an affordable way to get CarPlay integration in your car.Boss Audio, known for its range of car speakers and accessories, recently launched a new CarPlay receiver, the BVCP9685A, and its $250 price tag makes it one of the cheaper CarPlay options on the market. For a limited time, there's a $40 coupon available on Ama…
    - 2 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 1:37am -
  • newApple Drops Prices on MacBook Air and Mac Mini SSD Upgrades, Lowers Cost of 64GB Mac Pro RAM Price

    Apple Drops Prices on MacBook Air and Mac Mini SSD Upgrades, Lowers Cost of 64GB Mac Pro RAM Price

    As we reported this morning, Apple today cut the prices of higher-end MacBook Pro SSD upgrades by up to $400, and as it turns out, there have been pricing changes to components in other Mac machines as well.For the MacBook Air, released in 2018, upgrading to a 1.5TB SSD on either base model is now $100 cheaper, with the SSD upgrade pricing options listed below.Entry-level MacBook Air SSD options: 256GB SSD - +$200 (No change) 512GB SSD - +$400 (No change) 1.5TB SSD - +$1,100…
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 11:06pm -
  • newApple Launches 'Media Literacy' Initiative to Encourage Critical Thinking and Better Informed Evaluation of News

    Apple Launches 'Media Literacy' Initiative to Encourage Critical Thinking and Better Informed Evaluation of News

    Apple today announced the launch of a new media literacy initiative that's designed to encourage critical thinking and empower students to be better informed.Apple is teaming up with several nonprofit nonprofit organizations in the United States and Europe that offer nonpartisan, independent media literacy programs, including the News Literacy Project (NLP) and Common Sense in the U.S. and the Osservatorio Permanente Giovani-Editori in Italy.Each of these nonprofits will receive suppor…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:46pm -
  • newCode in Latest iOS 12.2 Beta Suggests AirPower Launch Coming Soon

    Code in Latest iOS 12.2 Beta Suggests AirPower Launch Coming Soon

    Apple's long-awaited AirPower could be launching in the near future, based on coding changes that 9to5Mac's Guilherme Rambo says he found in the latest iOS 12.2 beta, released yesterday morning.There have been "significant changes" to the wireless charging code in the beta update, including "code responsible for identifying that two devices are charging on the same mat," which could indicate that Apple is planning an AirPower launch soon.Apple's AirPower charging mat will be able to ch…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:24pm -
  • newEddy Cue Says Apple Isn't Interested in Exclusive Rights to Live Sports Games

    Eddy Cue Says Apple Isn't Interested in Exclusive Rights to Live Sports Games

    A new Sports Illustrated article offers a look inside Apple's so-called sports surveillance room at its Results Way office complex in Cupertino, California, where a team of Apple employees have been monitoring sports events for newsworthy and unpredictable moments for almost a year now.The report says the team manages the sports subsection in Apple's TV app and its Apple TV interface, highlighting what's available around the clock and sending notifications about exciting moments like a pla…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:13pm -
  • newApple Lowers Price of MacBook Pro's High-End SSD Upgrade Options

    Apple Lowers Price of MacBook Pro's High-End SSD Upgrade Options

    Alongside a refresh of the iMac and new Radeon Pro Vega graphics options for the iMac Pro, Apple today quietly lowered the price of some of the storage upgrade options for the MacBook Pro.2TB and 4TB SSD upgrade options for 13 and 15-inch machines are now more affordable, with Apple dropping prices as much as $400.Upgrading to 2TB of storage on the 13 and 15-inch MacBook Pro models is now $200 cheaper, while upgrading to 4TB on the 15-inch MacBook Pro is $400 cheaper.SSD upgrade pr…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:06pm -
  • newApple Courting Publishers by Comparing News Service to Apple Music, but Most Say Logic is Flawed

    Apple Courting Publishers by Comparing News Service to Apple Music, but Most Say Logic is Flawed

    With less than one week to go until Apple's "It's Show Time" media event, the company is said to still be courting major news companies to join its revamped Apple News subscription service (via Business Insider). The debut of this service is expected to occur alongside the big focus of the event, Apple's streaming TV service.During Apple's meetings with news publishers, the company is reportedly pointing to Apple Music to showcase evidence of its previous subscription success and convince…
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 9:42pm -
  • newNew iPod Touch Expected as Early as Tomorrow

    New iPod Touch Expected as Early as Tomorrow

    Apple may have plans to announce a new seventh-generation iPod touch in a press release as early as tomorrow.MacRumors received a tip earlier this month claiming that Apple would announce new iPads, iMacs, and iPods on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday of this week, and so far this information has proved to be accurate with the arrival of new iPad Air and iPad mini models on Monday and an iMac refresh today. Naturally, we now expect Apple to introduce a new iPod touch tomorrow.If accurate…
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:48pm -
  • newDeals: 10.5-Inch iPad Pro Hits New Low Price as New iPad Mini and Air Get Pre-Order Discounts

    Deals: 10.5-Inch iPad Pro Hits New Low Price as New iPad Mini and Air Get Pre-Order Discounts

    Amid the launch of brand-new iPads this week, there are quite a few deals on older models for users who don't mind purchasing previous generation devices. Along with these sales, you can also save a bit of money when pre-ordering the new iPad mini and iPad Air at Best Buy this week.Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running.The majority of the sales center on t…
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:43pm -
  • newPrototype Development Board of Original iPhone Surfaces in Never-Before-Seen Photos

    Prototype Development Board of Original iPhone Surfaces in Never-Before-Seen Photos

    The Verge has obtained never-before-seen photos of a development board for the original iPhone, providing an interesting look back at the measures Apple took to ensure the smartphone remained as much of a secret as possible.The large circuit board contains nearly all of the original iPhone's components, including its processor, memory, storage, 30-pin dock connector, camera, home button, SIM card slot, and antennas for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. There are also some non-iPhone parts such as two M…
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 7:55pm -
  • newiMac Pro Updated With 256GB RAM and Radeon Pro Vega 64X Graphics Options

    iMac Pro Updated With 256GB RAM and Radeon Pro Vega 64X Graphics Options

    Alongside a spec bump to standard iMac models, Apple today quietly added 256GB RAM and Radeon Pro Vega 64X graphics options to the iMac Pro.Upgrading to 256GB of 2,666MHz DDR4 ECC memory will set you back a steep $5,200, more than the $4,999 price of the base iMac Pro itself. Radeon Pro Vega 64X graphics can be added for $700. Both are configure-to-order options.Apple has also lowered the prices of some existing iMac Pro upgrade options. As examples, 64GB of RAM dropped from $800 to $4…
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:41pm -
  • newApple Updates iMac Lineup With Up to 8-Core 9th-Gen Intel Processors and Radeon Pro Vega Graphics Options

    Apple Updates iMac Lineup With Up to 8-Core 9th-Gen Intel Processors and Radeon Pro Vega Graphics Options

    Nearly two years have passed since Apple last refreshed the iMac, but updates are finally here for both 4K and 5K models.Apple today announced that its iMac lineup has been updated with Intel's latest 8th-gen and 9th-gen Core processors, including up to a 3.2GHz six-core 8th-gen Core i7 with Turbo Boost up to 4.6GHz for the 21.5-inch 4K iMac and up to a 3.6GHz eight-core 9th-gen Core i9 with Turbo Boost up to 5.0GHz for the 27-inch 5K iMac.You'll of course have to pay to get peak perfo…
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:00pm -
  • newInstagram Launches Checkout Feature to Let Users Store Payment Info for Quick Purchases

    Instagram Launches Checkout Feature to Let Users Store Payment Info for Quick Purchases

    Instagram today is rolling out a new shopping feature within its iOS and Android apps, allowing users to complete purchases without having to leave Instagram (via The Verge).Before the update, shopping links on Instagram opened up a pop-up web window on the retailer's site, which lacked stored payment information and likely caused many people to close the window. Now, Instagram users will be able to store their payment information in Instagram to use for many purchases on the social network.…
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 5:58pm -
  • newApple Updates Events App for Apple TV Ahead of March 25 'It's Showtime' Event

    Apple Updates Events App for Apple TV Ahead of March 25 'It's Showtime' Event

    Apple today updated its Events app for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV in preparation for the March 25th "Show Time" event that's expected to focus on the company's upcoming TV and Apple News services. The updated Events app can be downloaded from the tvOS App Store, and features the same darkened movie theater style from the media invites that were sent out last week. In terms of event announcements, Apple is known to be working on a $9.99 per month subscription news and maga…
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 4:16pm -
  • newGoogle to Shut Down 'Inbox by Gmail' on April 2

    Google to Shut Down 'Inbox by Gmail' on April 2

    Google will shut down its "Inbox by Gmail" app on April 2, the company has confirmed to users of the email app. Google announced in September that it would be shuttering the app toward the end of March 2019, but didn't give a set date for when that would happen. However, as noted on Reddit, users of the app yesterday began being notified that the app would be "going away in 15 days," which points to April 2 as the end date.Inbox by Gmail was an experimental email app, offering user…
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 3:37pm -
  • newNetflix CEO Confirms Netflix Won't Be Part of Apple's Upcoming Video Service

    Netflix CEO Confirms Netflix Won't Be Part of Apple's Upcoming Video Service

    Apple is set to unveil its long-rumored TV service next Monday, and ahead of the event, Netflix has confirmed that it won't be participating in Apple's streaming offering.At a briefing at the company's headquarters in Hollywood, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said that while Apple is a "great company," Netflix isn't interested in offering its content on other platforms. "We want to have people watch our shows on our services," he said, according to Recode.Netflix has never embraced Apple TV…
    - 21 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:10am -
  • newApple Stops Signing iOS 12.1.3 Following Release of iOS 12.1.4

    Apple Stops Signing iOS 12.1.3 Following Release of iOS 12.1.4

    Following the release of iOS 12.1.4 on February 7, Apple has stopped signing iOS 12.1.3, the previous version of iOS that was available to consumers.iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch owners who have upgraded to iOS 12.1.4 will no longer be able to downgrade to iOS 12.1.3.iOS 12.1.4, available on all devices able to run iOS 12, was a bug fix update that addressed a serious Group FaceTime security vulnerability.Apple routinely stops signing older versions of software updates after new relea…
    - 24 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 3:55am -
  • Cleveland Cavalier Fans Can Use Messages App to Order Drinks at Games Thanks to Apple Business Chat

    Cleveland Cavalier Fans Can Use Messages App to Order Drinks at Games Thanks to Apple Business Chat

    The Cleveland Cavaliers and Aramark, a food and beverage vendor, today announced a new Apple Business Chat feature that will allow Cleveland Cavaliers fans to order drinks from their seats through iMessages.Fans who attend games at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland and sit in designated sections of Cavs and Cleveland Monsters games can use the Messages app to access a menu, order beer and water, and have those drinks delivered right to their seats.Scanning a QR code on the seat back bri…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Mar 19, 2:47am -
  • Logitech Crayon Compatible With New iPad Air and iPad Mini

    Logitech Crayon Compatible With New iPad Air and iPad Mini

    Apple's new iPad Air and fifth-generation iPad mini both work with the Apple Pencil, but are limited to the first-generation Apple Pencil rather than the second-generation model, which only works with 2018 iPad Pros.If you're looking for a more affordable alternative, though, it turns out both new iPad models are compatible with the Logitech Crayon, an Apple Pencil-like stylus that previously was only compatible with the sixth-generation iPad.Apple updated its online store listing for…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Mar 19, 1:58am -
  • Apple Pencil Now Eligible for AppleCare+ Even Without Being Purchased Alongside an iPad

    Apple Pencil Now Eligible for AppleCare+ Even Without Being Purchased Alongside an iPad

    Effective today, the Apple Pencil no longer needs to be purchased at the same time as an iPad to be eligible for AppleCare+ coverage, according to an announcement shared with Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers today.This means that if a customer has AppleCare+ for iPad, coverage now extends to any first-generation or second-generation Apple Pencil the person may own even if purchased separately. AppleCare+ for iPad covers up to two incidents of accidental damage to the App…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Mar 19, 1:38am -

The Unofficial Apple Blog

  • newWatch Google's GDC 2019 event in 14 minutes

    Watch Google's GDC 2019 event in 14 minutes

    Earlier today at GDC 2019, Google officially revealed Stadia, a game-streaming service that will be available later this year in US, Canada, the UK and Europe. There's a lot Google didn't cover -- like pricing and an exact launch date -- but the...
    - 11 mins ago, 20 Mar 19, 3:18am -
  • newHouse chair asks tech CEOs to speak about New Zealand shooting response

    House chair asks tech CEOs to speak about New Zealand shooting response

    Internet companies say they've been scrambling to remove video of the mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, but US politicians are concerned they haven't been doing enough. The Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, Bennie Thomp...
    - 38 mins ago, 20 Mar 19, 2:51am -
  • newApple dropped the price on several expensive Mac upgrades

    Apple dropped the price on several expensive Mac upgrades

    Apple's iMac updates weren't the only changes the company made today. With less fanfare, it also lowered the cost of SSD upgrades for the MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and Mac mini. It lowered the cost to upgrade the 2013 Mac Pro RAM, too. These changes w...
    - 1 hour ago, 20 Mar 19, 2:19am -
  • newBioWare promises to fix ‘Anthem’ after dismal launch

    BioWare promises to fix ‘Anthem’ after dismal launch

    Anthem has had a rough launch, and no one is more aware of the issues than developer BioWare. In a candid blog post, company general manager Casey Hudson acknowledged the early run has been "rougher than expected" and said the team is "very disappoin...
    - 2 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 1:43am -
  • newThe iPad Air seems boring, but I want one anyway

    The iPad Air seems boring, but I want one anyway

    When Apple released the impressive and wildly expensive iPad Pro last fall, I started thinking that the company could use an iPad XR. I imagined a tablet that takes the high tech found in the new iPad Pro, but cuts some corners to make it more approa...
    - 2 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 1:20am -
  • newArcimoto's latest three-wheeled EV is designed for deliveries

    Arcimoto's latest three-wheeled EV is designed for deliveries

    You might remember Arcimoto as the company behind the "Fun Utility Vehicle" (FUV) -- a three-wheeled, electric vehicle that's scheduled to hit the streets in Oregon, California and Washington this summer. With the FUV underway, Arcimoto has opened pr...
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:55am -
  • newFacebook limits ad targeting following discrimination settlement

    Facebook limits ad targeting following discrimination settlement

    Facebook has settled the lawsuit accusing the company of violating housing discrimination law through its ad system, and it's making changes to reduce the chances of future issues with housing ads and beyond. Marketers who want to run ads for credit...
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:24am -
  • new'Apex Legends' has banned 500,000 accounts for cheating

    'Apex Legends' has banned 500,000 accounts for cheating

    Apex Legends season 1 is now underway, and beyond the updates previously Respawn had revealed would be included in today's patch (including a new character, balance changes and character hitbox fixes), it revealed 499,937 accounts have been banned fo...
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:18am -
  • newMoviePass to offer its original $9.95 unlimited plan for a limited time

    MoviePass to offer its original $9.95 unlimited plan for a limited time

    The monthly movie ticket subscription service MoviePass is switching back to the $9.95 per month uncapped plan that proved highly popular, but was ultimately unsustainable. There's a catch, though. Subscribers must pay for an annual subscription upfr...
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 11:54pm -
  • newGoogle Stadia can use AI to change a game's art in real-time

    Google Stadia can use AI to change a game's art in real-time

    Google's Stadia game streaming service isn't just using the cloud to make games playable anywhere -- it's also using the technology for some clever artistic tricks. A Style Transfer feature uses machine learning to apply art styles to the game world...
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 11:31pm -
  • newGoogle built a controller for its Stadia gaming service

    Google built a controller for its Stadia gaming service

    Google is backing up its new Stadia game streaming service with some honest-to-goodness hardware -- but not a box. The internet giant has unveiled a gamepad built with Stadia in mind, and it borrows a few cues from its earlier design patent. The wire...
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 11:01pm -
  • newYouTube bans secondary Alex Jones channel hosting NZ conspiracy videos

    YouTube bans secondary Alex Jones channel hosting NZ conspiracy videos

    YouTube has terminated a channel Alex Jones was reportedly using to skirt his ban from the platform. On a video posted on Resistance News, which was a secondary Infowars channel according to Media Matters, Jones described last week's New Zealand mosq...
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:43pm -
  • newGoogle is launching a game-streaming service called Stadia

    Google is launching a game-streaming service called Stadia

    Google is getting into game streaming. The company today revealed Stadia, the evolution of its efforts to make digital, on-demand video games reliable and viable. It'll be available this year in the US, Canada, the UK and Europe. Google dropped the n...
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:42pm -
  • newApple's upcoming video service won't offer live sports at launch

    Apple's upcoming video service won't offer live sports at launch

    Whatever video service Apple unveils at its March 25th event, live sports won't be a part of it. The company's Eddy Cue told Sports Illustrated in an interview that there was "not a lot" of thought about competing with Amazon or Facebook to secure r...
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:38pm -
  • newUltima Thule is unlike anything we’ve seen in the solar system

    Ultima Thule is unlike anything we’ve seen in the solar system

    It turns out Ultima Thule is a kind of lumpy space snowman. If you've been following NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, you know Ultima Thule is an object in Kuiper Belt, the donut-shaped region of icy bodies beyond Pluto. New Horizons made the farthest...
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:24pm -
  • newRobots will serve as guides for the 2020 Olympics

    Robots will serve as guides for the 2020 Olympics

    You didn't think a 2020 summer Olympics set in Japan would go without some robots, did you? Sure enough, they're on their way. The Tokyo Olympics' Organizing Committee has launched a Tokyo 2020 Robot Project that will have automatons providing assist...
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 9:43pm -
  • newPatreon splits its service to cater for different creators

    Patreon splits its service to cater for different creators

    Patreon is rolling out a new price plan structure. Announced today, the new system comprises Patreon Lite, Patreon Pro and Patreon Premium -- three tiers that, according to the company, are designed to better match the needs of creators.
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 9:30pm -
  • newWatch Google's GDC game-streaming event right here at 1PM ET

    Watch Google's GDC game-streaming event right here at 1PM ET

    Google is planning to reveal its "vision for the future of gaming" at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) later today, where it seems we'll finally get a look at the company's long-rumored streaming project. Likened to a "Netflix for games," Project...
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 9:15pm -
  • newWhat’s coming to Netflix in April: 'Our Planet' and the return of 'Sabrina'

    What’s coming to Netflix in April: 'Our Planet' and the return of 'Sabrina'

    Spring is here at last and while many of us will want to enjoy the sunshine after what's been a long, harsh winter in many places, we'll still have evenings where we want to kick back and watch something. As always, Netflix has a trove of new shows,...
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 9:07pm -
  • new'Lucy In The Sky' trailer shows a darker side of space travel

    'Lucy In The Sky' trailer shows a darker side of space travel

    Today, we got our first glimpse of the Lucy In The Sky trailer. Starring Natalie Portman and Jon Hamm, this is the first feature film directed by Noah Hawley, who's behind Fargo and Legion. Lucy In The Sky is loosely based on the headline-grabbing st...
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:40pm -
  • newEngadget giveaway: Win a Samsung Galaxy S10 courtesy of Speck!

    Engadget giveaway: Win a Samsung Galaxy S10 courtesy of Speck!

    Samsung's just finished its recent phone-launch extravaganza leaving several new handsets to choose from. If you're not a fan of super-sized phones like the S10+, but want to spend that little bit extra, you may be angling for the Galaxy S10. It has...
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:30pm -
  • new'Angry Birds AR' on iOS lets you fling fowl in the real world

    'Angry Birds AR' on iOS lets you fling fowl in the real world

    Angry Birds has already made the leap from smartphones to augmented reality and VR. But now, Rovio is bringing some of those lessons back to the iPhone. With Angry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs, the latest game in the blockbuster franchise, you'll be able t...
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:24pm -
  • newFirefox silences annoying auto-play videos

    Firefox silences annoying auto-play videos

    As promised, Mozilla is about to make web videos decidedly less annoying. Its newly released Firefox 66 blocks auto-playing videos by default, preventing web ads or video sites from startling you when you're not ready (or willing) to watch. Some si...
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:04pm -
  • newMicrosoft Teams beefs up with new features as it turns two

    Microsoft Teams beefs up with new features as it turns two

    Microsoft Teams, the company's Slack-like workplace collaboration tool, is celebrating its second birthday this week. What better time to unveil new features? Some seem truly innovative, like being able to choose the background you'd like to use duri...
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 7:30pm -
  • newHP's 'Reverb' is the sharpest Windows VR headset yet

    HP's 'Reverb' is the sharpest Windows VR headset yet

    HP is ready to outdo the HTC Vive Pro and Samsung Odyssey with its latest VR headset, the Reverb. Confirming a February leak, it features an astoundingly sharp resolution of 2,160 by 2,160 pixels per eye, while those other headsets have around half a...
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 7:30pm -

9to5 Mac Apple News

  • newPandora launches customizable ‘Modes’ for all users to fine-tune streaming radio stations

    Pandora launches customizable ‘Modes’ for all users to fine-tune streaming radio stations

    Pandora is out today with an update to how its streaming radio stations work. Pandora Modes are available today and let all users fine-tune their favorite stations with new listening options. more…The post Pandora launches customizable ‘Modes’ for all users to fine-tune streaming radio stations appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:02am -
  • newApple lowers price of SSD upgrades for Mac mini, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro

    Apple lowers price of SSD upgrades for Mac mini, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro

    In addition to upgrading the iMac and iMac Pro this morning, Apple has also quietly lowered select upgrade costs. For the MacBook Air, Mac mini, and MacBook Pro, SSD upgrades are now slightly cheaper, while RAM upgrades for Mac Pro have also seen a price drop. more…The post Apple lowers price of SSD upgrades for Mac mini, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 11:35pm -
  • newApple backing three media literacy programs to combat fake news in the US and Europe

    Apple backing three media literacy programs to combat fake news in the US and Europe

    Just days before Apple’s big March 25th event where it will unveil a new subscription news service, the company has revealed plans to support three media literacy programs in the United States and across Europe. Each program shares a similar goal in combating so-called fake news (fictitious stories intended to drive traffic and not spread truth). more…The post Apple backing three media literacy programs to combat fake news in the US and Europe appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:45pm -
  • newReport: Apple focusing on ‘curation and quality’ over quantity with original video content

    Report: Apple focusing on ‘curation and quality’ over quantity with original video content

    We’re one week away from the unveiling of Apple’s streaming video service and details continue to unfold ahead of the March 25th event. Today, the Financial Times reports on a few details of Apple’s streaming service, including how its ambitions differ from Netflix. more…The post Report: Apple focusing on ‘curation and quality’ over quantity with original video content appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:44pm -
  • newLatest iOS 12.2 beta includes support for AirPower charging mat as release appears imminent

    Latest iOS 12.2 beta includes support for AirPower charging mat as release appears imminent

    Yesterday, Apple released the sixth developer beta of iOS 12.2. Looking into what is in the update, we noticed it brings significant changes to the component responsible for wireless charging, including the code responsible for identifying that two devices are charging on the same mat. more…The post Latest iOS 12.2 beta includes support for AirPower charging mat as release appears imminent appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:02pm -
  • new9to5Toys Lunch Break: Apple 12-inch MacBook $929, iPad Air/mini pre-order discounts, WD 4TB USB-C Drive $100, more

    9to5Toys Lunch Break: Apple 12-inch MacBook $929, iPad Air/mini pre-order discounts, WD 4TB USB-C Drive $100, more

    9to5Toys now has a new app! Download it to stay up to date on the best gear and deals on the web. Plus don’t forget to check us out on Apple News and sign up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.Listen to the new 9to5Toys Daily Podcast:https://9to5toys.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/5/2019/03/9to5Toys-Daily-3-19-2019.mp3 more…The post 9to5Toys Lunch Break: Apple 12-inch MacBook $929, iPad…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 10:00pm -
  • newEddy Cue says Apple unlikely to seek exclusive rights for sports as it focuses on a sports curation service

    Eddy Cue says Apple unlikely to seek exclusive rights for sports as it focuses on a sports curation service

    A new report from Sports Illustrated today takes a look how at one of Apple’s quiet projects is working to change how we consume live sports. Eddy Cue has shared that the company isn’t looking to stream exclusive sporting events, but rather has its eye on disrupting how we watch live events by creating a sports curation service. more…The post Eddy Cue says Apple unlikely to seek exclusive rights for sports as it focuses on a sports curation service appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 9:12pm -
  • new9to5Mac Daily: March 19, 2019

    9to5Mac Daily: March 19, 2019

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.https://9to5mac.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2019/03/9to5Mac-Daily-03-19-2019.mp3 more…The post 9to5Mac Daily: March 19, 2019 appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 9:06pm -
  • newAngry Birds augmented reality game coming to mobile, initially exclusive to iOS

    Angry Birds augmented reality game coming to mobile, initially exclusive to iOS

    Angry Birds got a new lease of life when it came to the Magic Leap, Oculus Rift and Vive headsets. But Rovio is now bringing the augmented reality experience to mobile for the first time, initially exclusive to iPhone and iPad.It will be available later this spring, but will be available for pre-order from later today … more…The post Angry Birds augmented reality game coming to mobile, initially exclusive to iOS appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:55pm -
  • newOne week out, New York Times and Washington Post still not signed up to Apple News deal

    One week out, New York Times and Washington Post still not signed up to Apple News deal

    Just a week before Apple is due to announce its Apple News subscription service, expected to cost $10/month, at least two major US newspapers have reportedly not yet signed up.A report today says that neither The New York Times nor The Washington Post have as yet agreed to Apple’s terms – as we predicted last month … more…The post One week out, New York Times and Washington Post still not signed up to Apple News deal appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:32pm -
  • newAdobe and Moleskine bring paper drawing to the Mac with Creative Cloud connected notebook

    Adobe and Moleskine bring paper drawing to the Mac with Creative Cloud connected notebook

    Following an earlier collaboration in 2014, Adobe and accessory company Moleskine are teaming up again to deliver a new and improved Creative Cloud smart notebook. The connected paper tablet will allow creative professionals who enjoy the experience of drawing on paper to take advantage of the digital flexibility of working in Adobe Illustrator on the desktop. more…The post Adobe and Moleskine bring paper drawing to the Mac with Creative Cloud connected notebook appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 8:30pm -
  • newSonos-compatible speaker from Ikea expected to start around $120, in white or black

    Sonos-compatible speaker from Ikea expected to start around $120, in white or black

    Ikea’s upcoming Sonos-compatible speaker range, set to be shown off next month and go on sale in August, is expected to start from around $120. The entry-level model will be available in a choice of white and black … more…The post Sonos-compatible speaker from Ikea expected to start around $120, in white or black appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 7:41pm -
  • newA first ever look at the original iPhone engineering prototype [Gallery]

    A first ever look at the original iPhone engineering prototype [Gallery]

    You wouldn’t think there would be much left to reveal about the original iPhone by now, but it seems there is. The Verge has managed to get access to the original engineering prototype, known as an engineering validation test (EVT) sample of the iPhone from 2006/2007.This is a development device where the components are laid out on a PC-style motherboard, for easy replacement if components need to be substituted, with a bunch of additional connectors for plugging in test equipment … more…
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 7:04pm -
  • newiMac Pro now available with 256 GB RAM option … for an extra $5200

    iMac Pro now available with 256 GB RAM option … for an extra $5200

    Apple has quietly updated the iMac Pro build-to-order options to include new Radeon Pro Vega 64X graphics and a 256 GB RAM option. These upgrades don’t come cheap. The 256 GB RAM memory option will set you back a cool $5200, on top of the cost of the $5000 iMac Pro base model. more…The post iMac Pro now available with 256 GB RAM option … for an extra $5200 appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:46pm -
  • newThis week’s best iTunes movie deals: $15 Disney titles, 4K films from $5, $1 rental, more

    This week’s best iTunes movie deals: $15 Disney titles, 4K films from $5, $1 rental, more

    The iTunes movie storefront has been refreshed today with a fresh batch of deals. We’re seeing a number of notable price drops on Disney films at $15, along with the usual selection of $5 titles and this week’s $1 HD rental. Head below for all of our top picks. more…The post This week’s best iTunes movie deals: $15 Disney titles, 4K films from $5, $1 rental, more appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:46pm -
  • newCall of Duty Mobile is bringing free-to-play FPS gaming to Android and iOS

    Call of Duty Mobile is bringing free-to-play FPS gaming to Android and iOS

    Call of Duty Mobile will be Activision‘s latest attempt at expanding the massive FPS franchise once more on both Android and iOS. more…The post Call of Duty Mobile is bringing free-to-play FPS gaming to Android and iOS appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:23pm -
  • newInstagram launches in-app shopping from major brands, incl. Burberry, Dior, Nike, Prada

    Instagram launches in-app shopping from major brands, incl. Burberry, Dior, Nike, Prada

    US Instagram users can now buy products from more than 20 major brands from inside the app. The feature is known as Instagram Checkout.Today, we’re introducing Checkout on Instagram. When you find a product you love, you can now buy it without leaving the app … more…The post Instagram launches in-app shopping from major brands, incl. Burberry, Dior, Nike, Prada appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:22pm -
  • newApple updates iMac with new 6-core and 8-core Intel CPUs, Radeon Pro Vega graphics options

    Apple updates iMac with new 6-core and 8-core Intel CPUs, Radeon Pro Vega graphics options

    Apple has just dropped new iMacs on the Apple Store: the same design with new internals. The 21.5-inch iMac features 8th-generation Intel CPUs in quad-core and six-core SKUs. The 27-inch iMac houses 9th-generation Intel CPUs, with 6-core and 8-core configurations. Apple says these new processors deliver up to 2x the performance of the previous generation iMac.In terms of GPU, Apple now offers Radeon Pro Vega graphics upgrades on both 21.5-inch and 27-inch form factors. The new iMacs are availa…
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 6:03pm -
  • newReported plans to make high-end iPhones in India in doubt as conflicting claims emerge

    Reported plans to make high-end iPhones in India in doubt as conflicting claims emerge

    One claim that higher-end iPhones are to be made in India is untrue, say supply-chain sources. The original report, earlier this month, has been dismissed as ‘election rhetoric’ on the part of government officials.There have been reports of higher-end iPhone assembly in India by both Wistron and Foxconn, and it’s the former claim which is today being disputed … more…The post Reported plans to make high-end iPhones in India in doubt as conflicting claims emerge appeared first on 9to…
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 5:46pm -
  • newApple TV Events app updated ahead of March 25 ‘It’s showtime’ event

    Apple TV Events app updated ahead of March 25 ‘It’s showtime’ event

    The Apple Events app for Apple TV has now been updated to include the details for Apple’s first event of the year. It’s showtime. more…The post Apple TV Events app updated ahead of March 25 ‘It’s showtime’ event appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 3:32pm -
  • newHow to check the battery health on your MacBook

    How to check the battery health on your MacBook

    Does your MacBook battery not seem to last near as long as it used to? Read on for how to check the battery health on your MacBook. more…The post How to check the battery health on your MacBook appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 15 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 12:30pm -
  • newNetflix says it won’t be a part of Apple’s upgraded TV app, analysts still skeptical of Apple’s plans

    Netflix says it won’t be a part of Apple’s upgraded TV app, analysts still skeptical of Apple’s plans

    We’re just a week away from the expected announcement of Apple’s streaming video service. While details are still sparse, a report earlier today listed five TV shows that have already wrapped shooting. Despite the looming unveil, however, analysts remain skeptical of the effects Apple’s video service will have on its long-term business.Meanwhile, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings today confirmed that the company has no intentions to be a part of Apple’s upgraded TV application… more…The…
    - 22 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 5:44am -
  • newApple stops signing iOS 12.1.3 following last month’s release of iOS 12.1.4

    Apple stops signing iOS 12.1.3 following last month’s release of iOS 12.1.4

    Apple today has stopped signing iOS 12.1.3, which means it is no longer possible to downgrade from iOS 12.1.4. iOS 12.1.4 was released last month to resolve the FaceTime eavesdropping bug. more…The post Apple stops signing iOS 12.1.3 following last month’s release of iOS 12.1.4 appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 24 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 3:48am -
  • newWhich iPad should you buy? Here’s how the new iPad Air compares to the rest of the lineup

    Which iPad should you buy? Here’s how the new iPad Air compares to the rest of the lineup

    Apple released the new iPad Air and iPad mini today with a variety of improvements including processor updates, Apple Pencil support, and more. Read on for how the latest iPad models compare to the existing 9.7-inch iPad and iPad Pro models. more…The post Which iPad should you buy? Here’s how the new iPad Air compares to the rest of the lineup appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 24 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 3:30am -
  • Quicken Loans Arena integrating Apple Business Chat for in-seat drink orders

    Quicken Loans Arena integrating Apple Business Chat for in-seat drink orders

    Last summer, Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia began testing Apple’s Business Chat platform as way to handle beer and other drink orders during games. That test is now expanding to Cleveland, where Cavalier fans can now use Business Chat to order drinks. more…The post Quicken Loans Arena integrating Apple Business Chat for in-seat drink orders appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 19 Mar 19, 2:29am -
  • IDC: Apple Watch to ‘undoubtedly lead the way’ as the wearables industry grows 15% in 2019

    IDC: Apple Watch to ‘undoubtedly lead the way’ as the wearables industry grows 15% in 2019

    IDC is out today with its forecast for the wearables industry in 2019, predicting continued double-digit growth. According to IDC, the worldwide wearables market will grow 15.3 percent in 2019 to 198.5 million units. Looking even farther ahead, IDC anticipates wearables shipments of 279 million units by 2023. more…The post IDC: Apple Watch to ‘undoubtedly lead the way’ as the wearables industry grows 15% in 2019 appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 19 Mar 19, 1:01am -
  • PlayStation Vue for Apple TV now lets you watch up to four live channels at once

    PlayStation Vue for Apple TV now lets you watch up to four live channels at once

    PlayStation announced today that it is adding support for multi-view to its PS Vue app for Apple TV. This feature, previously exclusive to PlayStation 4, allows users to watch up to four live channels at once. more…The post PlayStation Vue for Apple TV now lets you watch up to four live channels at once appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 11:11pm -
  • Latest folding iPhone concept offers detailed imagination of the ‘iPhone X Fold’ [Gallery]

    Latest folding iPhone concept offers detailed imagination of the ‘iPhone X Fold’ [Gallery]

    Amid the influx of foldable Android smartphones from the likes of Samsung and Huawei, several designers have attempted to imagine what a foldable iPhone might one day look like. Today, a new concept offers one of the most detailed looks yet at the ‘iPhone X Fold.” more…The post Latest folding iPhone concept offers detailed imagination of the ‘iPhone X Fold’ [Gallery] appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 10:57pm -
  • Tired of waiting on new AirPods? Here’s three low cost alternatives

    Tired of waiting on new AirPods? Here’s three low cost alternatives

    With AirPods seemingly in a holding pattern and a 2019 launch inevitable but unconfirmed, there’s growing interest in looking at alternatives to Apple’s in-house earbuds. We’ve looked at a number of third-party alternatives that range in price from sub-$50 to $150. The latest reports seem to be pointing towards a new release from Apple this year. Those looking to upgrade now are left to examine the market for an answer. Head below for our three favorite low cost AirPod alternatives. more…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 10:31pm -
  • Apple launches Smart Covers for new iPad Air and iPad mini including return of leather options

    Apple launches Smart Covers for new iPad Air and iPad mini including return of leather options

    Along with the launch of the new iPad Air and iPad mini today, Apple has updated a few of its accessories including the Smart Cover and iPad Pro Smart Folio. more…The post Apple launches Smart Covers for new iPad Air and iPad mini including return of leather options appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 10:10pm -
  • 9to5Toys Last Call: Up to $500 off latest MacBook Pros, 12.9-inch iPad Pro 512GB $749, Nomad Pod Pro Charger $35, more

    9to5Toys Last Call: Up to $500 off latest MacBook Pros, 12.9-inch iPad Pro 512GB $749,  Nomad Pod Pro Charger $35, more

    9to5Toys now has a new app! Download it to stay up to date on the best gear and deals on the web. Plus don’t forget to check us out on Apple News and sign up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.Listen to the new 9to5Toys Daily Podcast:https://9to5toys.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/5/2019/03/9to5Toys-Daily-3-18-2019.mp3 more…The post 9to5Toys Last Call: Up to $500 off latest MacBook Pros,…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 10:00pm -
  • Apple VP of Health elaborates on Heart Study results, explains how Apple Watch tries to prevent false positives

    Apple VP of Health elaborates on Heart Study results, explains how Apple Watch tries to prevent false positives

    Over the weekend, Apple and Stanford Medicine published the full results from the Apple Watch Heart Study. In conjunction with that publication, Apple’s VP of Health Dr. Sumbul Desai has offered additional detail in a new interview with Men’s Health. more…The post Apple VP of Health elaborates on Heart Study results, explains how Apple Watch tries to prevent false positives appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 9:59pm -
  • Apple releasing sixth iOS 12.2 developer beta today [U: Now available]

    Apple releasing sixth iOS 12.2 developer beta today [U: Now available]

    [Update: Sixth beta versions of iOS 12.2, watchOS 5.2, tvOS 12.2, and macOS 10.14.4 now available.]Apple is releasing iOS 12.2 beta 6 for iPhone and iPad today. The latest beta update should be released over-the-air at the top of the hour. Apple will also likely release the sixth beta versions of watchOS 5.2, tvOS 12.2, and macOS 10.14.4 today as well. We’ll update our coverage if any notable changes are discovered in the latest software updates. more…The post Apple releasing sixth iOS 1…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 9:44pm -
  • iPhone XS Max finally loses a speed test to a Samsung flagship, the Galaxy S10+

    iPhone XS Max finally loses a speed test to a Samsung flagship, the Galaxy S10+

    Over the last four years, iPhone has consistently beaten out Samsung’s flagship smartphones in speeds tests. Now, YouTuber PhoneBuff has put the new Galaxy S10+ up against the iPhone XS Max and it has finally lost its speed test crown. more…The post iPhone XS Max finally loses a speed test to a Samsung flagship, the Galaxy S10+ appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 8:51pm -
  • 9to5Mac Daily: March 18, 2019

    9to5Mac Daily: March 18, 2019

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.https://9to5mac.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2019/03/9to5Mac-Daily-03-18-2019.mp3 more…The post 9to5Mac Daily: March 18, 2019 appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 8:37pm -
  • Apple’s new iPad mini and iPad Air both support the Logitech Crayon

    Apple’s new iPad mini and iPad Air both support the Logitech Crayon

    Apple announced two new iPads this morning, finally updating the iPad mini and bridging the gap between its entry-level and high-end models with a new iPad Air. For the first time, both new product lines gain Apple Pencil support, while also being the first new models since the sixth-generation 2018 iPad to feature Logitech Crayon support. more…The post Apple’s new iPad mini and iPad Air both support the Logitech Crayon appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 8:17pm -
  • YouTube says one copy of NZ shooting video uploaded every second, describes its response

    YouTube says one copy of NZ shooting video uploaded every second, describes its response

    YouTube says that in the hours after the terrorist attack in New Zealand, people were uploading copies of the shooter’s live-streamed video footage at the rate of one copy every second.Facebook said that it automatically blocked 1.2 million copies at the point of upload, and removed another 300,000 copies … more…The post YouTube says one copy of NZ shooting video uploaded every second, describes its response appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 8:03pm -
  • Comment: It seems as if Apple doesn’t know who the new iPad mini is for

    Comment: It seems as if Apple doesn’t know who the new iPad mini is for

    The iPad mini has long had a rather odd position in the model lineup, but things got weirder still with the new iPad mini launched today.The smallest iPad in the line-up originally had to try to satisfy the needs of two very different types of customers. There were those who bought it because it was, at the time, the cheapest iPad. In particular, the combination of relatively low-cost and diminutive size made it a popular choice for kids.But there were also those for whom it was never about p…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 7:22pm -
  • Apple announces new 10.5-inch iPad Air and iPad mini with Apple Pencil support

    Apple announces new 10.5-inch iPad Air and iPad mini with Apple Pencil support


    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 6:03pm -
  • UK Spotify Premium for Family customers can now claim free Google Home Mini speaker

    UK Spotify Premium for Family customers can now claim free Google Home Mini speaker

    Spotify last year offered a free Google Home Mini speaker to Premium for Family subscribers in the US, and it is now offering the same deal to customers in the UK … more…The post UK Spotify Premium for Family customers can now claim free Google Home Mini speaker appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 5:53pm -
  • New York Times names five of Apple’s original content TV shows that have finished filming

    New York Times names five of Apple’s original content TV shows that have finished filming

    In a lengthy profile over the weekend, the New York Times sets up its narrative for the upcoming Apple spring event; specifically the state of Apple’s TV service.Echoing other publications, the NYT believes that Apple’s shows will likely debut in the fall. It says there are five shows that have finished filming and about six more are in the middle of production. In fact, it goes on to name the five projects that are now at the post-production stage. more…The post New York Times names f…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 3:59pm -
  • [Update: New iPads!] Apple Store is down as iPad and iMac updates rumored

    [Update: New iPads!] Apple Store is down as iPad and iMac updates rumored

    Update: The store is back up — and there’s two new iPads available now.The Apple Store has just gone down, a move usually associated with new products. Whilst there is an Apple event next Monday focused on software and services, it is about time for Apple’s spring hardware updates.Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman cryptically tweeted over the weekend that Apple was planning updates to the iPad and iMac lines ahead of the ‘It’s showtime’ event. more…The post [Update: New iPads!] Apple…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Mar 19, 2:33pm -
  • How to check battery cycle count on your MacBook

    How to check battery cycle count on your MacBook

    Most of Apple’s modern notebooks can go through 1,000 charge cycles before needing a battery replacement. Follow along for how to check the battery cycle count on your MacBook. more…The post How to check battery cycle count on your MacBook appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 2 days ago, 18 Mar 19, 12:30pm -
  • WhatsApp co-founder renews call for users to delete Facebook, questions Apple’s App Store moderation

    WhatsApp co-founder renews call for users to delete Facebook, questions Apple’s App Store moderation

    Almost exactly one year ago, WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton publicly called on users to delete Facebook. Now, Acton is renewing that call, while also criticizing companies like Apple for certain privacy and moderation stances. more…The post WhatsApp co-founder renews call for users to delete Facebook, questions Apple’s App Store moderation appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 9:30pm -
  • How to stream NCAA Selection Sunday on Apple TV, iPhone, and iPad

    How to stream NCAA Selection Sunday on Apple TV, iPhone, and iPad

    It’s easier than ever this year to stream Selection Sunday on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV. As conference tournaments start to wrap up, NCAA March Madness is about to begin in full force. Tonight marks the beginning of it all with Selection Sunday, where the bracket for this year’s games will be setHere’s how to stream Selection Sunday. more…The post How to stream NCAA Selection Sunday on Apple TV, iPhone, and iPad appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 8:57pm -
  • Siri currently down for many iOS and HomePod users across Europe

    Siri currently down for many iOS and HomePod users across Europe

    Many Apple users in Europe are reporting issues accessing Siri today. The problems appear to have started several hours ago, with Siri seemingly down completely in many areas of the world. In the United States, however, Siri is still functional. more…The post Siri currently down for many iOS and HomePod users across Europe appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 7:45pm -
  • What’s the best sports app for iPhone?

    What’s the best sports app for iPhone?

    Baseball season is upon us here in the United States, and I am already looking forward to Spring Practice for college football. To be perfectly honest, I am a glutton for punishment when it comes to sports. I root for the Atlanta Braves who last won a World Series in 1995 despite winning fourteen straight divisional titles. In 1996, they went up 2–0 on the New York Yankees in New York and then proceeded to get swept at home. I also root for the Atlanta Falcons, and they famously were up 28–…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 6:30pm -
  • Deal of the Month: Get 50% off HyperDrive wireless charger + USB hub, car charger & more

    Deal of the Month: Get 50% off HyperDrive wireless charger + USB hub, car charger & more

    This month, Hyper is back to give our readers the 9to5Mac Deal of the Month. For the entire month of March, you can get 50% off Hyper’s combo wireless charger/USB-C hub and its other wireless chargers for your home and vehicle:Head below to get 50% off wireless charging from Hyper w/ exclusive promo codeHit the video for a hands-on look: more…The post Deal of the Month: Get 50% off HyperDrive wireless charger + USB hub, car charger & more appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 3 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 1:00am -
  • Spotify fires back at Apple, says ‘every monopolist will suggest they’ve done nothing wrong’

    Spotify fires back at Apple, says ‘every monopolist will suggest they’ve done nothing wrong’

    Yesterday morning, Apple responded to Spotify’s aggressive PR campaign regarding its App Store policies. Now, Spotify has fired back at Apple yet again, this time calling the company a “monopolist” and saying its policies hurt consumers and competition. more…The post Spotify fires back at Apple, says ‘every monopolist will suggest they’ve done nothing wrong’ appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 3 days ago, 16 Mar 19, 11:44pm -
  • This week’s top stories: iPhone privacy ad, March 25th event confirmed, WWDC registration, more

    This week’s top stories: iPhone privacy ad, March 25th event confirmed, WWDC registration, more

    In this week’s top stories: Apple makes its March 25th event official and confirms WWDC dates, Spotify takes on Apple, Apple’s new iPhone privacy ad, and more. Read on for all of this week’s top stories. more…The post This week’s top stories: iPhone privacy ad, March 25th event confirmed, WWDC registration, more appeared first on 9to5Mac.
    - 3 days ago, 16 Mar 19, 9:56pm -

Cult of Mac

  • newRoyal Ascot – A Horses Tale
    The flat season for Ascot begins this year on Wednesday 1st May and in a bold move the seven-race card day has been renamed the Ascot …The post Royal Ascot – A Horses Tale appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 3:46pm -
  • Tools For Updating Your Pricing Strategy
    If you are running a retail organization and facing lots of problems while analyzing the strategy behind pricing, then Intelligence node helps you in adjusting your …The post Tools For Updating Your Pricing Strategy appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 5:30pm -
  • 4 Steps to Buying a New Car
    Buying a car is a big deal! For most of us, outside of possibly a house, a car is one of the biggest ticket purchases we …The post 4 Steps to Buying a New Car appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 3:30pm -
  • 5 Suits to Buy to Update Your Business Wardrobe
    The wardrobe of a man is always incomplete without suits. Men’s suits have always enjoyed immense reputation and popularity around the world. Men’s suits always show …The post 5 Suits to Buy to Update Your Business Wardrobe appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 2 days ago, 18 Mar 19, 3:23pm -
  • The Importance of Big Data in Your Content Marketing Strategy
    Among the options a brand can choose when looking to reach its customers while also pay attention to trends, content is one of the most relevant …The post The Importance of Big Data in Your Content Marketing Strategy appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 6:44pm -
  • The Easy Steps to Making a GIF from a Youtube Video
    Graphics Interchange Format (GIF) is becoming very popular among a lot of individuals and it is not a surprise to see that a lot of videos …The post The Easy Steps to Making a GIF from a Youtube Video appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 3:40pm -
  • Spain – The Land of 1000 Fiestas…
    Considering every city, town and village in Spain hosts a yearly celebration of some kind, 1000 is an obvious gross understatement when it comes to numbering …The post Spain – The Land of 1000 Fiestas… appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 4 days ago, 15 Mar 19, 8:45pm -
  • What is Stage 4 Mesothelioma?
    Stage 4 Mesothelioma is the final stage of the Mesothelioma disease. By the time a patient has entered Stage 4, the malignant mesothelioma tumors have spread …The post What is Stage 4 Mesothelioma? appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 6 days ago, 14 Mar 19, 3:15pm -
  • Beware of Keyloggers – This is How Hackers Crack Accounts
    The supposedly big hurdle for hackers when accessing accounts such as email, Facebook, online banking and so on is the password. However, the password for digital …The post Beware of Keyloggers – This is How Hackers Crack Accounts appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 7 days ago, 13 Mar 19, 2:25pm -
  • Oktoberfest – The Munich Beer Festival in Numbers
    Situated on massive grounds of 34.5 hectares nothing the Oktoberfest does…is small. From 2018 data it’s recorded that over 13,000 people were employed at the event …The post Oktoberfest – The Munich Beer Festival in Numbers appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 7 days ago, 12 Mar 19, 9:20pm -

Apple Insider

  • newRoyal Ascot – A Horses Tale
    The flat season for Ascot begins this year on Wednesday 1st May and in a bold move the seven-race card day has been renamed the Ascot …The post Royal Ascot – A Horses Tale appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Mar 19, 3:46pm -
  • Tools For Updating Your Pricing Strategy
    If you are running a retail organization and facing lots of problems while analyzing the strategy behind pricing, then Intelligence node helps you in adjusting your …The post Tools For Updating Your Pricing Strategy appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 5:30pm -
  • 4 Steps to Buying a New Car
    Buying a car is a big deal! For most of us, outside of possibly a house, a car is one of the biggest ticket purchases we …The post 4 Steps to Buying a New Car appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 3:30pm -
  • 5 Suits to Buy to Update Your Business Wardrobe
    The wardrobe of a man is always incomplete without suits. Men’s suits have always enjoyed immense reputation and popularity around the world. Men’s suits always show …The post 5 Suits to Buy to Update Your Business Wardrobe appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 2 days ago, 18 Mar 19, 3:23pm -
  • The Importance of Big Data in Your Content Marketing Strategy
    Among the options a brand can choose when looking to reach its customers while also pay attention to trends, content is one of the most relevant …The post The Importance of Big Data in Your Content Marketing Strategy appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 6:44pm -
  • The Easy Steps to Making a GIF from a Youtube Video
    Graphics Interchange Format (GIF) is becoming very popular among a lot of individuals and it is not a surprise to see that a lot of videos …The post The Easy Steps to Making a GIF from a Youtube Video appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 3:40pm -
  • Spain – The Land of 1000 Fiestas…

    Spain – The Land of 1000 Fiestas…

    Considering every city, town and village in Spain hosts a yearly celebration of some kind, 1000 is an obvious gross understatement when it comes to numbering …The post Spain – The Land of 1000 Fiestas… appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 4 days ago, 15 Mar 19, 8:45pm -
  • What is Stage 4 Mesothelioma?
    Stage 4 Mesothelioma is the final stage of the Mesothelioma disease. By the time a patient has entered Stage 4, the malignant mesothelioma tumors have spread …The post What is Stage 4 Mesothelioma? appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 6 days ago, 14 Mar 19, 3:15pm -
  • Beware of Keyloggers – This is How Hackers Crack Accounts

    Beware of Keyloggers – This is How Hackers Crack Accounts

    The supposedly big hurdle for hackers when accessing accounts such as email, Facebook, online banking and so on is the password. However, the password for digital …The post Beware of Keyloggers – This is How Hackers Crack Accounts appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 7 days ago, 13 Mar 19, 2:25pm -
  • Oktoberfest – The Munich Beer Festival in Numbers

    Oktoberfest – The Munich Beer Festival in Numbers

    Situated on massive grounds of 34.5 hectares nothing the Oktoberfest does…is small. From 2018 data it’s recorded that over 13,000 people were employed at the event …The post Oktoberfest – The Munich Beer Festival in Numbers appeared first on FeedsPortal.com.
    - 7 days ago, 12 Mar 19, 9:20pm -

MacWorld

  • newAngry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs coming soon exclusively to iOS devices
    It’s been a minute since Angry Birds was a thing. Once practically synonymous with mobile gaming, the franchise was so ubiquitous that it spawned an animated series and even a star-studded theatrical release. While there’s a sequel film due for release this summer, the mobile gaming world just isn’t that hot on Angry Birds anymore.Perhaps Rovio’s latest project (developed by Resolution Games) can change that. Angry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs builds on the versions of the game that were ma…
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:01am -
  • newGoogle's Stadia game-streaming service lets you play games anywhere, if your Internet can handle it
    At GDC 2019, Google took the wraps off its hotly rumored Stadia game-streaming service and a companion controller. It looks pretty wild—and bandwidth intensive.
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Mar 19, 12:00am -
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  • newApple updates iMac with 8th and 9th generation Intel Core processors
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  • newNouveau doom: The new 2019 Apple doom
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  • newSummer Baby Pixel Cadet Video Monitor review: A virtual boundary provides a "safe space" for your infant
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  • Apple’s original TV shows and series: The initial lineup starts to take shape
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  • Best Google Home add-ons and accessories
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  • iOS 12.2 beta 6 is available for developers and public testers
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  • Make your dumb bulbs and devices smarter with these killer TP-Link deals
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    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 10:05pm -
  • Apple resurrects the Air and updates the mini, but the iPad lineup has the same old problems

    Apple resurrects the Air and updates the mini, but the iPad lineup has the same old problems

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  • Corsair's sublime K70 MK.2 mechanical keyboard is $70 off today
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  • How to add other people’s fingerprints to Touch ID
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  • Edifier W860NB ANC headphones review: Excellent active noise cancellation, but not the best audio performance
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    - 1 day ago, 18 Mar 19, 3:30pm -
  • LG announces pricing and availability of its 2019 OLED smart TV lineup
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  • Today only, get a refurbished previous-gen iPad Pro for just $430
    Today’s a good day to head over to Amazon if you’ve held back on buying the 9.7-inch iPad because you’ve felt like an iPad Pro would be better suited to your needs. The retailer currently has a Gold Box Deal of the Day on previous-generation refurbished 64GB iPad Pros with Wi-FiRemove non-product link and it’s offering them in space gray, silver, rose gold, or gold for anywhere from 18 to 22 percent off.To read this article in full, please click here
    - 4 days ago, 15 Mar 19, 11:17pm -
  • Add 6TB of storage to your PC or Mac with a crazy low price on this WD Elements external drive
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    - 4 days ago, 15 Mar 19, 10:00pm -
  • Apple sounds off on Spotify's antitrust claims in surprisingly tone-deaf screed
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  • Save 60% On Aeon Timeline 2, Now Just $20
    Whether you’re a novelist, video editor, or freelance web developer, you’ll benefit from a highly organized schedule. In the past, schedules were organized on a calendar with pen and paper, but modern tools allow you to organize your schedule with greater detail than ever before. If you’re looking for a tool to manage and complete your projects in a timely manner, you need Aeon Timeline 2, which is currently $19.99.To read this article in full, please click here
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  • Can you opt out a Mac for iCloud Photos? Yes, but click carefully
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    - 4 days ago, 15 Mar 19, 5:30pm -
  • PS4 Remote Play vs. Steam Link: It's not clear why Apple allows one over the other, and that's a problem
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  • 10 awesome (and not-so-awesome) things I learned while becoming a cord-cutter
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  • Apple WWDC19: What’s in store for iOS macOS, watchOS, and tvOS
    We’re teetering on the edge of an embarrassment of Apple riches. The company’s March event is just over a week away, but with this week’s official announcement of the 2019 Worldwide Developers Conference, many eyes are already fixed on that point, three months from now.Whatever comes our way in March, it will almost certainly pale in comparison to WWDC, which is probably the most significant event in Apple’s calendar. Yes, the September launch of new iPhones and attendant devices may…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Mar 19, 3:30pm -
  • How to buy a refurbished Mac, MacBook, iPhone, or iPad from Apple
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    - 5 days ago, 15 Mar 19, 1:00am -
  • Best Buy is selling a previous-gen 13-inch MacBook Pro for just $1,000
    Some people like the gigantic 15-inch MacBook Pros for work machines; still others miss the even larger 17-inch beasts. As for me, I prefer the cozy 13-inch model—and, in fact, I’m writing this on one right now. If you’re like me, you’ll be glad to know that Best Buy is selling the previous-generation 13-inch MacBook ProRemove non-product link as little as $999.99 as one of its Deals of the Day. That’s an impressive $300 off its normal price.To read this article in full, please clic…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Mar 19, 10:55pm -
  • Best TVs: Our top picks, plus plain-language explanations of the most important specs and features
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  • Apple’s event calendar: When is the next Apple event?
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