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Apple sued for alleged infringement of wireless communication patents

Apple has been hit with a lawsuit claiming that the iPhone and other cellular-enabled products infringe on a handful of wireless communication patents. Credit: Apple The complaint, lodged in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas on Wednesday, alleges that Apple knowingly ...

Samsung inadvertently uses iPhone to tweet Galaxy Unpacked promo

Samsung committed a tech faux pas on Wednesday when it issued a promotional tweet from an iPhone, the flagship handset made by a smartphone market arch rival. The South Korean tech giant posted a teaser of its upcoming Unpacked hardware event to a Twitter account run by Samsung Mobile's U.S. ...

Images of alleged prototype iPhone 12 Pro in Pacific Blue leak online

Images of an alleged prototype iPhone 12 Pro device have surfaced online, showing off a non-finalized version of the popular Pacific Blue finish and Apple's SwitchBoard operating system. Credit: Giulio Zompetti The pictures, shared via Twitter by Giulio Zompetti, depict a device that ...

New In Windows Forms .NET

Yes, you read that headline correctly. Despite being out of favor and in maintenance mode, WinForms is still capable of a surprise or two. How can .NET 5.0 introduce new features for something that isn't developing? Read more...

Latest Apple Pay promo offers four months of free coffee at Panera Bread

Apple Pay users can net four months of free unlimited coffee at Panera Bread when signing up for a new MyPanera+ Coffee subscription. The promotion is available through Panera's website when paying for the subscription coffee service using Apple Pay. Customers who are already signed up for ...

What are iPad wallpaper dimensions?

All iPads are not created equal, and resolutions can vary. Here's a list of resolutions to help you make pixel-perfect wallpapers for your iPad, iPad mini, iPad Air, or iPad Pro. A quick way to make your iPad feel more personal is to change your wallpaper to match your style. However, unless ...

All the changes in iOS 14.4 beta 2

Now that Apple has released the second developer beta of iOS 14.4, we've downloaded it to see what changes Apple has in store when the update is finally released to the public. Update screen for iOS 14.4 beta 2 Despite the long gap between the first beta of iOS 14.4 and the second, not all ...

The Best Apple-Related Accessories at CES 2021

CES 2021 is taking place digitally this year, and it hasn't been as exciting as in past years because many vendors have opted out. That said, some companies are still showing off some interesting Apple-related accessories that are coming out this year and that will be of interest to Mac, iPad, ...

Apple drops 'exclusion list' which allowed its own apps to bypass firewalls

The latest beta of macOS Big Sur has reportedly removed the contentious ability for Apple's own apps to bypass firewalls, and hide their network use. Apple's Mac apps have been able to bypass firewalls to access the internet Apple's release of the macOS Big Sur 11.2 beta appears to show ...

Offshoring is kind of over, says Wipro, as financials surge thanks to offshoring

Philips adds new lights and switches to Hue lineup

Philips has announced a series of new and redesigned products for it's HomeKit-compatible smart lighting lineup, including two new outdoor lighting solutions and a redesigned use-anywhere dimmer switch. Philips Hue Amarant is a linear spotlight that allows users to illuminate outdoor walls ...

JBL’s SA750 integrated amp and L100 Classic 75 speaker rock the vintage look

The fabled audio company celebrates its 75th anniversary with updates to two classic products.

Fujitsu opens door, invites '200 to 250' staff from UK Delivery team to walk out

Qualcomm pays $1.4bn to acquire ex-Apple and AMD Arm server chip engineers (and the biz they set up)

Microsoft Increases OneDrive File Size Upload Limit to 250GB

Microsoft is raising the upload file size limit of its OneDrive file storage service to 250GB, up from the previous 100GB limit, the company has announced. Microsoft says it is making the change to acknowledge the increase in remote working and learning, where users need to reliably and ...

Evernote Note-Taking App Launches 'Home' One-Stop Information Dashboard

Popular note-taking app Evernote today unveiled a major redesign to its interface that it's calling Home, a dashboard interface that aims to keep users organized by putting the information they need each day in one easily accessible place.Home is a brand-new way to start your day ...

Philips Hue Announces New Wall Switch Module, Dimmer Switch, and Outdoor Light Bar

Philips Hue has announced a new wireless dimmer switch module that lets Hue bridge owners directly control the smart lighting from their standard wall switches.The new Philips Hue wall switch module is the ideal addition to any Philips Hue set up. Installed behind existing light switches, ...

It's been a day or so and nope, we still can't wrap our head around why GitHub would fire someone for saying Nazis were storming the US Capitol

Another Rust-y OS: Theseus joins Redox in pursuit of safer, more resilient systems

Samsung debuts $799 Galaxy S21, $1199 S21 Ultra

Samsung has unveiled three models in the Galaxy S21 lineup with new improvements like a better camera system, faster processor, and S Pen support on the largest model. Credit: Samsung The lineup includes three Galaxy models: a 6.2-inch S21, a 6.7-inch S21 Plus, and a 6.8-inch S21 Ultra. All ...

Apple signs order for 'Kitbag' Napoleon Bonaparte epic starring Joaquin Phoenix

An upcoming Apple TV+ feature will take an intimate look at French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte and his ambitions for conquering the world. Apple has acquired the rights to "Kitbag," a Napoleon Bonaparte film that will be directed by Ridley Scott, known for projects such as "Alien" and "Blade ...

Scosche MagSafe MagicMount series brings MagSafe charging to your car

The new Scosche iPhone car mounts integrate an Apple MagSafe Charger into classic mounting systems. MagSafe MagicMount series by Scosche The MagSafe MagicMount series of chargers do not include Apple's MagSafe Charger, but does come bundled with a 20W USB-C car adapter. The MagSafe Charger ...

BlocklySQL - Visual SQL Programming

BlocklySQL is a block-based, visual programming tool like Scratch but for SQL. It is the outcome of academic research at the University of Wuerzburg on the kind of errors that students who are novice in writing SQL queries make. Read more...

Samsung rolls out new Galaxy S21 range, including extra-lux Ultra

Samsung's $30 SmartTags Beat AirTags to Launch

Alongside new flagship smartphones, Samsung today announced the launch of its Galaxy SmartTags, item trackers that seem to be similar in design and functionality to Apple's long-rumored AirTags that have yet to launch. Design wise, the Galaxy SmartTags have a squircle shape with a small ...

Attack of the cryptidiots: One wants Bitcoin-flush hard drive he threw out in 2013 back, the other lost USB stick password

Coming in at number 5, it's a blast from the past! Tenable's 2020 security flaw chart show features hits of yesteryear

Ministry of Defence's cyber warfare drive is helping burn a hole through its budget, warns UK's National Audit Office

Joaquin Phoenix to Star as French Emperor Napoleon in Apple TV+ Film 'Kitbag' Directed by Ridley Scott

Apple has committed to financing and producing "Kitbag," an epic film directed by Ridley Scott that will star Joaquin Phoenix as French emperor and military leader Napoleon, according to Deadline. Phoenix is well known for his Oscar-winning performance as "Joker" in 2019, and he also played ...

Sony expands it 360 Reality Audio ecosystem, adding video support and more

The 3D object-based immersive-audio system gets a suite of new services and devices.

Epic Games amplifies antitrust complaint against Apple in the UK

Epic Games has widened its legal dispute with Apple, submitting a new complaint in the U.K. that slams the decision to remove "Fortnite" from the App Store. Credit: Epic Games The complaint, filed with the U.K. antitrust tribunal and made public Thursday, claims that Apple's move to pull ...

JBL unveils Tour-, Tune-, and Live-branded wireless headphones at CES

Several new models in those product lines caught our attention.

Teasing HANA database upgrade, SAP leaves crowd wondering if software giant has lost its innovation mojo

Netflix reportedly testing spatial audio support for AirPods Pro, AirPods Max

Netflix is reportedly testing spatial audio support for AirPods Max and AirPods Pro users, and may launch the feature with a "small catalog" in the spring. Credit: Thibault Penin The streaming giant has reportedly been testing the feature since December 2020, according to French website ...

Taiwan’s silicon titan TSMC says three-nanometre tech is on track for 2021 debut and a 2022 flood of kit

Kuo: New MacBook Pro Models to Feature Flat-Edged Design, MagSafe, No Touch Bar and More Ports

Apple is working on two new MacBook Pro models that will feature significant design changes, well-respected Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said today in a note to investors that was obtained by MacRumors. According to Kuo, Apple is developing two models in 14 and 16-inch size options. The new ...

Flash still works in China, but you need to ask Adobe nicely before running it

Apple TV+ movie 'Cherry' gets dramatic first trailer, release dates

Apple has debuted the first trailer for Apple TV+ drama "Cherry," featuring Tom Holland and his character's struggle with addiction and PTSD. 'Cherry' starring Tom Holland on Apple TV+ "Cherry" is an intense coming-of-age drama based on the best-selling book of the same name. The movie will ...

Best of CES 2021: The smart home and home entertainment products that captured our attention

Attending a virtual tradeshow is a suboptimal experience, but these new offerings still made an impression.

Is AppleCare+ worth it for AirPods, AirPods Pro, or AirPods Max?

Apple's tiny AirPods, AirPods Pro, and larger AirPods Max, are surely worth protecting under AppleCare+. Except Apple has run the numbers, and what it will — and won't — cover you for makes all the difference. Apple's AirPods and AirPods Pro We're not knocking Apple for this — ...

CES 2021 report, MacBook docking tips, Bluetooth problems on the AppleInsider Podcast

This week, on the AppleInsider Podcast, we discuss CES 2021 unveils of compelling accessories for iPhone and iPad, plus tips for docking your MacBook Pro — and beating Bluetooth issues. 13-inch MacBook with Brydge vertical dock Among the many announcements of interest to Apple users ...

Apple Maintained Its Dominant Share of the Wearables Market in 2020

Apple maintained a strong lead in the true wireless headphones market in 2020, with its popular AirPods making up over a quarter of all shipments, based on a new report. According to Counterpoint Research, Apple products comprised 29% of true wireless stereo (TWS) shipments in Q3 2020, while ...

How to avoid pesky border controls: Be a robot truck driver… or insanely rich

FastestVPN review: A good choice for VPN newbies

We like simplicity when it comes to VPN services. Even if they stuff a ton of extra features into the app, it’s important that regular users can still navigate it. That’s one of the attributes that we like about FastestVPN. It also supports 10 simultaneous connections instead of the usual ...

Dell CTO shares his hottest trends for 2021: Four interesting technologies, one of which is still borderline sci-fi for now

Infosys follows flag-waving US hiring spree with quieter Canadian and Mexican hiring spree

The Novell NetWare box keeps rebooting over and over again yet no one has touched it? We're going on a stakeout

IBM still spending its way to cloud relevance with Taos purchase

WaterField AirPods Max Shield Case review: The case that Apple should have included

In my AirPods Max review, I noted that Apple’s headphones sound and feel great, but are perhaps a little on the heavy side and cost more than they’re worth. I also noted that the so-called Smart Case is neither smart nor a case, and is an absolutely embarrassing piece of junk. Apple ...

First Episode of 'Servant' Season Two Premieres on Apple TV+

The first episode in season two of "Servant," a horror thriller produced by M. Night Shyamalan, is now available to watch on Apple TV+. The series follows a Philadelphia couple who are in mourning after losing their child. Their baby, Jericho, is replaced by a reborn doll that the mother ...

TSMC to Begin Production of 3nm Chips This Year

Apple chipmaking partner TSMC is "on track" to begin risk production of a 3-nanometer fabrication process in 2021, followed by volume production in the second half of next year, according to the foundry (via DigiTimes). "Our N3 technology development is on track with good progress," said ...

Apple App Store, Google Play boot social media app Wimkin over user calls for violence

Both Apple and Google have removed social media app Wimkin from their respective app stores as part of a growing crackdown on platforms that don't do enough to moderate content. Credit: Wimkin Both tech companies removed Wimkin, which bills itself as an "uncensored" platform for free ...

Apple testing vapor chamber thermal tech for next-gen iPhone, Kuo says

Noted TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a report on Friday said recent industry surveys indicate Apple is "aggressively" testing vapor chamber thermal systems for use in iPhone, suggesting the technology will make its way to the flagship handset in the near future. Kuo ...

Vatican absolved of one financial sin after revelation of data discrepancies

Apple TV+ review: 'Servant' is still creepy, but returns are diminishing

The series, returning for its second season on January 15, goes deeper into its strange mythology, but loses much of its compelling strength. Episode 1. Lauren Ambrose in "Servant," premiering January 15 on Apple TV+. When Servant debuted on Apple TV+ in October of 2019, it had a fantastic ...

Apple Orders Two-Part Oprah Winfrey Biographical Documentary

Apple has ordered a two-part Oprah biographical documentary for its TV+ streaming service, reports Deadline. Academy Award-winner Kevin MacDonald is re-teaming with Emmy-nominated producer Lisa Erspamer and her banner Happy Street Entertainment on the project. The pair previously made ...

Apple Watch may be able to detect coronavirus infection days before tests can

The Apple Watch may be able to detect if a wearer has coronavirus days before they are diagnosed or symptoms appear, a new body of research shows. Credit: Andrew O'Hara, AppleInsider In some cases, wearable devices like Apple Watch or Fitbit devices can predict a COVID-19 infection even ...

Amazon, 'big five' book publishers sued for ebook price fixing

The 'Big Five' book publishers and Amazon have been accused of price fixing in a class action suit by the same law firm which successfully sued Apple over the same issue in 2011. In a near repeat of the case that Apple controversially lost ten years ago, the same law firm now wants to take ...

Apple Shares Behind the Scenes Look at Creating 'Shot on iPhone' Videos

Apple today shared a new "Shot on iPhone" video that offers a behind the scenes look at what it takes to create "Shot on ‌iPhone‌" movies. The video features four student filmmakers reimagining cinema tradition in a new way and taking advantage of classic noir, magical realism, ...

iMac redesign in the works, half-height Apple silicon Mac Pro coming this year

If recent rumors are any indication, 2021 is going to be a landmark year for the Mac. A few hours ago, we saw reports stating that Apple will ship 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pros with MagSafe, Apple silicon with more cores and enhanced GPUs, and a case redesign. Now, another report says that new ...

20 years of Drupal: Founder Dries Buytaert on API first, the end of breaking compatibility, and JavaScript bloat

Apple’s next MacBook Pros might dump the Touch Bar, revive MagSafe

After launching the first M1 MacBook Pro in November, all eyes have turned toward the next releases. According to two reports from the most accurate analysts in the business, they could deliver everything we want. TFT Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo reiterates rumors that a new 14-inch ...

Epic Games files competition lawsuit against Google in the UK over Fortnite's ejection from Play Store

Flashlight on iPhone - everything you need to know

It's just the light on the back of your iPhone, yet that flashlight is remarkably flexible — and there are so many ways to turn it on or off quickly. The Flashlight on the back of iPhones is remarkably versatile and quick to turn on or off Apple first added an LED light to the back of its ...

Apple working on redesigned iMac, two Mac Pros, cheaper display for 2021

Apple is reportedly planning to release a redesigned iMac lineup with Apple Silicon chips, two new Mac Pro models, and a cheaper display in 2021. Credit: Andrew O'Hara, AppleInsider The redesigned iMac is said to be reminiscent of the Pro Display XDR, with all around slimmer bezels and ...

WhatsApp Delays Privacy Policy Update That Led to Confusion Over Facebook Data Sharing

WhatsApp has opted to delay new privacy policy changes that have led to a significant amount of confusion over data sharing with Facebook, WhatsApp announced today. The planned privacy policy update will be delayed for three months, but it is not canceled. According to WhatsApp, there's been ...

Apple Shares Trailer for Second Season of 'For All Mankind'

Apple today shared the trailer for the second season of space drama "For All Mankind," which is set to premiere on Friday, February 19. Created by Ronald D. Moore, "For All Mankind" is a sci-fi series that imagines what the world might have been like if the global space race had never ended ...

'Touch Bar' Trending on Twitter Following Rumors It'll Be Removed on 2021 MacBook Pro

First introduced in 2016, the controversial Touch Bar may be on its way out this year, with reputable Apple sources Ming-Chi Kuo and Mark Gurman indicating that Apple plans to remove the feature on new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models in 2021. In a research note with TF International ...

Apple Car Speculated to Leverage Eye-Tracking Technology With a 'C1' Chip Based on A12 Processor

The long-rumored Apple Car could use a "C1" chip based on the A12 Bionic processor and boast in-cabin AI capabilities such as eye-tracking, according to a highly-speculative report by analyst Colin Barnden for EETimes. The report outlines the methodology and licensed technologies believed ...

2021 MacBook Pro Rumored to Feature More Ports: Here's a Look at What Previous Models Offered

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo today outlined his expectations for all-new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models later this year, including the return of the classic MagSafe charging connector, the removal of the Touch Bar, a new flat-edged design, and the return of more ports built into the ...

All of the new HomeKit gear at CES 2021

The all-virtual CES 2021 was smaller than in previous years, but there was a large amount of HomeKit products revealed at the event. Here's a first-look at what to expect in 2021. *Lutron* Read more...

Apple Working on Two New Mac Pro Desktops, One of Which Will Be Reminiscent of Power Mac G4 Cube

Apple is developing two versions of the Mac Pro to succeed the ‌Mac Pro‌ that was first released in December 2019, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The first updated ‌Mac Pro‌ is a direct successor to the current ‌Mac Pro‌ and it will use the same design. It may also ...

Apple highlights students shooting movies with iPhone in new video

The latest "Shot on iPhone" campaign highlights techniques used by student filmmakers in a new video. Apple highlights students shooting movies with iPhone 12 Pro The behind the scenes video shows off four films being made using the unique aspects of iPhone, like its small size and vertical ...

Apple extends existing Apple TV+ free trials for a second time

The one-year free trial of Apple TV+ has been extended again, this time from February to July. Apple TV+ free trials extended again Apple TV+ launched on Nov. 1, 2019, which means that those who were there for day one of the free trial would have started paying in November 2020. Apple then ...

SAP offers mixed preliminary results at the 'top end' of its downwardly revised outlook

Apple Developing Podcast Subscription Service to Better Compete With Spotify

Apple is considering launching a new subscription service that would be focused on podcasts, according to unnamed sources that spoke to The Information. The service would charge people to listen to podcasts. By creating a paid podcasting service, Apple could potentially lure podcast creators ...

MacRumors Giveaway: Win an X1 Keyboard and iPad Stand From Satechi

For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Satechi to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a Slim X1 Bluetooth Backlit Keyboard and an Aluminum Desktop Stand for the iPad, both of which are Satechi's newest accessories. Announced last week, the $70 Slim X1 Bluetooth Backlit Keyboard ...

Best price: M1 Mac mini with 16GB RAM in stock, on sale for $835

Equipped with 16GB of memory, Apple's compact M1 Mac mini is back in stock and discounted to $835 with exclusive promo code savings. *Best price on 16GB M1 Mac mini* The exclusive price cut is courtesy of Apple Authorized Reseller Adorama, delivering $64 in savings with promo code ...

Apple Testing In-Display Fingerprint Sensor for iPhone 13, Foldable iPhone Also in the Works

Apple has started "early work" on an iPhone that has a foldable display, according to a new report from Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. Though testing of a foldable ‌iPhone‌ has begun, Apple has not committed to releasing a device that has a foldable display. Development has not yet expanded ...

RStudio Improves Python Support

The developers at RStudio have announced a number of improvements designed to make it easier to use R and Python together in a single data science project, including more options for native Python coding in the RStudio IDE, including a Python environment and object explorer. Read more...

Xiaomi hit by US sanctions: Can't list on stock exchanges and investors can't invest

Apple Loses Appeal in VirnetX Dispute, Could Owe Over $1.1 Billion

Apple has not been successful in reducing the amount of money that it owes VirnetX in patent infringement fees, with the Cupertino company today losing an appeal that would have vacated or reduced a $502.8 million award. According to Reuters, a federal judge today denied Apple's request for ...

iPhone 13 rumors: An "S"-type upgrade for 2021

The iPhone 12 hasn’t been on the market very long, and there are already rumblings about the next iPhone. We’ll compile the most notable reports in this article, but remember to view these with a bit of skepticism. Regardless of how reliable a source is, Apple can always decide to change ...

Wine pops cork on version 6.0 of the Windows compatibility layer for *nix systems

Apple Maps now shows curated list of volunteer opportunities from VolunteerMatch

Apple is now including guides curated by VolunteerMatch in its Apple Maps platform, making it easier for users to find ways to give back to their communities. Credit: Apple The new guides, which are built into Apple Maps, will show up in certain U.S. cities ahead of Martin Luther King Jr.'s ...

PostgreSQL Is DB-Engines DBMS of the Year For 2020

In yet another confirmation of its popularity and worth, PostgreSQL has taken the annual accolade awarded by DB-Engines. Read more...

Apple Seeds Second Beta of tvOS 14.4 to Developers

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming tvOS 14.4 update to developers for testing purposes, with the beta coming a month after the release of the first beta. Designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV models, the tvOS 14.4 developer beta can be downloaded onto the ...

Dropbox literally decimates workforce, COO logs off: Cloud biz promises to be 'more efficient and nimble'

How to merge contacts on iPhone or iPad

You may find that you wind up with duplicate contacts on your iPhone from time to time, especially if you've owned multiple Apple devices for a while. Here's how you can merge existing contacts into a single entry. It happens to everyone eventually — the accidental duplicate contact. Maybe ...

How Is JavaScript Doing?

The results of the 2020 State of JavaScript Survey have been released. What do they tell us about developers attitude towards JavaScript and its ever-expanding ecosystem? Read more...

V-Moda unveils its first wireless headphone with active noise cancellation, the M-200 ANC

These Hi-Res Audio-certified Bluetooth cans aim to please curmudgeonly audiophiles resistant to wireless audio.

Pirate Bay co-founder criticises Parler for its lack of resilience

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says Trump ban means the service has failed

iOS 14.4 Will Introduce Warning on iPhones With Non-Genuine Cameras

In the second beta of iOS 14.4 seeded to developers and public testers this week, MacRumors contributor Steve Moser has discovered code indicating that Apple will be introducing a new warning on iPhones that have had their camera repaired or replaced with aftermarket components rather than ...

C++ High Performance, 2nd Ed

This book, sibtitled "Master the art of optimizing the functioning of your C++ code" shows how to tweak the performance of C++ apps, so they can run faster and consume fewer resources on the device they're running on without compromising the readability of the codebase. Björn Andrist and ...

Epic Games Expands Fortnite Legal Dispute With Apple to the UK

Epic Games has submitted a complaint to the United Kingdom's Competition Appeal Tribunal, expanding its Fortnite legal battle with both Apple and Google to another country. According to Bloomberg, ‌Epic Games‌ is claiming that Apple's decision to remove Fortnite from the App Store was ...

Incoming Intel CEO demands better chips than 'lifestyle company in Cupertino'

Intel's new CEO Pat Gelsinger is making some big promises as he prepares to start work at the company, targeting Apple directly from the start. Upcoming Intel CEO says company must beat Apple Intel has seen years of problems with its chip manufacturing business — essentially recycling the ...

MagSafe return & better displays in 2021 MacBook Pro backed in new report

A second report about forthcoming 2021 Apple Silicon MacBook Pro models echoes claims that they will include the return of MagSafe charging, and have better displays versus the 2020 counterparts. Following analyst Ming-Chi Kuo's claim that Apple will re-introduce MagSafe magnetic charging ...

Games Workshop finds that in the grim darkness of the 2nd millennium, there is only ERP

Signal boost: Secure chat app is wobbly at the moment. Not surprising after gaining 30m+ users in a week, though

Math for Programmers

With the subtitle, "3D graphics, machine learning, and simulations with Python", this book aims to provide the strong math skills you need to qualify for jobs in data science, machine learning, computer graphics, or cryptography. With lots of helpful graphics and more than 300 exercises and ...

NASA pulls the plug on InSight's mole after Martian surface bests boffins

Apple Said to Be Working on Lower-Priced External Monitor to Succeed Thunderbolt Display

Apple has started early development of a lower-priced external monitor that would be sold alongside its high-end Pro Display XDR, according to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. The display would be a consumer-oriented successor to Apple's previous Thunderbolt Display, introduced in 2011 for $999 and ...

Hexadecimal

Hexadecimal is the most common way of displaying the raw data sitting in a machine's memory, but if you are not familiar with it you might ask "What the hex..?" Read more...

Apple Developing Redesigned iMac With Slimmer Bezels, Apple Silicon Chips

Along with new redesigned 14 and 16-inch MacBook Pro models, Apple also has major plans for other Macs in the Mac lineup. We've been hearing rumors about a redesigned iMac for more than a year now, and Bloomberg's Mark Gurman today shared a report that offers details on what to expect. The new ...

Apple Extends Free Apple TV+ Trials Until July

Apple is once again planning to extend its free Apple TV+ trial subscriptions, this time until July. When ‌Apple TV+‌ launched in November 2019, Apple offered free ‌Apple TV+‌ subscriptions to those who purchased a new Apple device in or after September 2019. Those free subscriptions ...

Report: Apple TV+ free trials will extend to July

Last year, Apple extended free trials of Apple TV+ through February. Now, it looks like the company is going to keep the free ride rolling through the entire first half of 2021. According to 9to5Mac, TV+ free trials will extend until July. If you currently have a free trial set to expire ...

MagSafe is Coming Back to the Mac: A Look Back at Apple's Original Magnetic Charging Technology

Surprise late night rumors last night provided us with our first in-depth look at what we can expect from the new MacBook Pro models that are coming in 2021, and there are some significant changes in the works. Along with additional ports, a new flat-edged design, and the removal of the Touch ...

Apple Pay Promo Offers Four Months of Free Coffee From Panera Bread

Apple today sent out emails highlighting a new U.S. Apple Pay promotion, which will see Panera Bread offering four months of unlimited free coffee to those who sign up for a MyPanera+ Coffee subscription and use Apple Pay to check out. New subscribers who sign up for a MyPanera+ subscription ...

Denon Home Sound Bar 550 has Dolby Atmos and AirPlay 2 support

Announced at the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show, the new Denon Home Sound Bar 550 is the latest HEOS speaker with Dolby Atmos, Hi-Res audio, and AirPlay 2. The Denon Home Sound Bar 550 The Denon HEOS platform hopes to compete with Sonos with wireless whole-home audio and home theater ...

Samsung releases $29.99 SmartTag to compete with Tile, 'AirTags'

Alongside the new Galaxy S21 lineup and Galaxy Buds, Samsung also has debuted a Bluetooth tracking tag and Tile competitor dubbed the Galaxy SmartTag. Credit: Samsung The Galaxy SmartTag is a $29.99 tracking device that relies on Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to help users find missing ...

Apple investigating ultrasonic sensors to authenticate user voices

New research reveals that Apple is looking at how to make Siri detect particular voices, and also determine their location, solely through vibrations. A future Apple Watch may not need microphone holes in order to detect voices Two newly-revealed patent applications show that Apple ...

Did anyone tell Logitech about lockdown? Biz launches pricey video chat kit for office conference rooms and 'huddle spaces'


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