Today’s best deals include the new B&H Cyber Week promotion , plus Apple’s 10.2-inch iPad is $299 , and various Siri-enabled smart thermostats are on sale . Head below for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break. more… The post Tuesday deals: B&H Cyber Week Apple sale, 10.2-inch iPad $299, Siri-enabled thermostats, more appeared first on 9to5Mac .
The iPhone 12 lineup has been in the wild for a little over a month and is the first generation of Apple’s smartphones to come with 5G support. But there seems to be a notable issue with the iPhone 12 dropping service unexpectedly (both 5G and LTE) and users are seeing it happen most when driving or traveling. more… The post iPhone 12 unexpectedly dropping LTE and 5G service for some users appe...
For the past couple of years, my gadget gift guide has focused on audio products. But the truth is, this is now a relatively static market. New products come along, of course, but many of my recommendations remain unchanged, so check out last year’s guide for inspiration for music lovers. This covers in-ear and over-ear headphones, portable speakers, and home speakers. This year, I’ve opted for...
A court has dismissed a lawsuit claiming that the Sign In With Apple feature launched as part of iOS 13 infringed a patent held by BlueMail developer Blix. The court also rejected a second claim that the App Store suppresses competition with Apple’s own iPhone apps… more… The post Court dismisses lawsuit claiming Sign In With Apple infringed patent appeared first on 9to5Mac .
With supply constraints across the board this year , Apple has launched a new “ Holiday Shipping and Fulfillment ” webpage. On this page, Apple details the latest dates to order your holiday gifts with free shipping in time for delivery before December 25. more… The post Apple launches new shopping guide with deadlines for ordering in time for the holidays appeared first on 9to5Mac .
Apple rates the iPhone 12 as able to withstand up to 6 meters of water for 30 minutes, and a new video from CNET puts that claim to the test with a pair of experiments. One tests Apple’s claim of 19.6 feet of water for 30 minutes and another to see if the iPhone 12 could beat that claim at 65 feet of water. more… The post Video: iPhone 12 put through ‘extreme water test’ with mixed results appe...
Three Apple events later, there’s still no word from Apple on AirTags – and now it seems Samsung could beat the Cupertino company to the market with Galaxy Smart Tags. We were first to reveal that Apple was working on a Tile-like tracker for things like wallets, keys, and bags, but that was back in April of last year, and there’s still no sign of them yet … more… The post Samsung could beat Air...
A report last month accused Apple of lobbying to water down a Chinese forced labor bill , and we’ve now heard some specifics about the changes the iPhone maker wanted to see to proposed legislation. We noted at the time that Apple’s interventions were likely about ensuring practicality, and this is supported by the latest report… more… The post Apple lobbied for three changes to Chinese forced ...
Apple is celebrating Cyber Week with a fresh sale this morning focused on iconic holiday films and various other classics from the last 30-years. All of these titles will become a permanent part of your library, making it a great time to lock-up some of your favorite Christmas movies for this year and beyond. Head below for all of our top picks. more… The post Apple Cyber Week movie sale discou...
Amazon Web Services ( AWS ) is now offering Mac instances to developers who want to speed up building and testing of Mac, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS and tvOS apps. The instances are based on physical Mac minis , and you get exclusive access to a machine while you are using it. While relatively expensive compared to other Mac mini in the cloud services, AWS does offer a couple of significant benefits ...
In partnership with (RED), Apple has announced that it will be redirecting 100% of eligible proceeds of its PRODUCT(RED) devices and accessories to the Global Fund’s COVID‑19 relief efforts from now until June 30. more… The post Apple and (RED) pivot to give 100% of eligible PRODUCT(RED) proceeds to pandemic relief appeared first on 9to5Mac .
WhatsApp today announced a major update to its iPhone app that will bring some great new features to its users, including new custom wallpapers for individual chats, separate backgrounds for light and dark mode, sticker search, and more. more… The post WhatsApp iOS update brings custom wallpapers for individual chats, sticker search, more appeared first on 9to5Mac .
Apple recently introduced its first Macs with ARM processors and although they offer incredible performance, users cannot run Windows or Linux natively on these machines — at least for now. Popular developer Hector Martin today announced a Patreon funding to help him bring Linux to Apple Silicon Macs. more… The post Developer Hector Martin announces Patreon funding for bringing native Linux to ...
Apple announced MagSafe and MagSafe Duo chargers during its October event along with the iPhone 12 lineup, and although MagSafe charger is already available for customers, the launch date of MagSafe Duo remains a mystery. However, an Apple reseller in Switzerland suggests that the product will be officially launched on December 21. more… The post Apple reseller in Switzerland suggests MagSafe D...
Nurrv Run provides an edge to runners who are looking to shed time and improve running technique by delivering premium coaching and performance metrics directly to your iPhone and Apple Watch. more… The post Review: Nurrv Run delivers elite data through iPhone and Apple Watch appeared first on 9to5Mac .