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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Brydge reveals Air Max+ keyboard & trackpad case for the iPad Air

Brydge reveals Air Max+ keyboard & trackpad case for the iPad Air

The latest Brydge keyboard for the iPad Air is available for pre-order, and features a native multi-touch trackpad, backlit keyboard, and magnetic attachment.

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ExclusiveDeals: $110 to $200 off every M1 MacBook Pro w/ 16GB RAM, plus $60 off AppleCare

Deals: $110 to $200 off every M1 MacBook Pro w/ 16GB RAM, plus $60 off AppleCare

The best MacBook Pro deals are at AppleInsider this week, with 13-inch models equipped with Apple's M1 chip and 16GB of RAM $110 to $200 off on top of a $60 markdown on AppleCare.

Apple clarifies iCloud issue for Apple One subscribers with two Apple IDs

Apple clarifies iCloud issue for Apple One subscribers with two Apple IDs

Users with a single Apple ID had no confusion when switching to an Apple One bundle subscription, but people with two now have answers about iCloud storage.

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Applications now open for Detroit Apple Developer Academy

Applications now open for Detroit Apple Developer Academy

Michigan State University has started taking applications to attend the Apple Developer Academy, a code education program it is partnering with Apple on in Detroit.

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ExclusiveDeals: save up to $200 on 2020 13" MacBook Pros, plus $60 off AppleCare

Deals: save up to $200 on 2020 13

AppleInsider readers this week can save $75 to $200 on every 2020 13-inch MacBook Pro at Adorama with exclusive coupon discounts. Plus, save $60 on AppleCare and get an additional 5% back with the new Edge Credit Card. Total savings can reach upward of $440 off the latest notebooks bundled with AC and the Edge financing promotion.

Amazon's Wondery joins Apple Podcast Subscriptions

Amazon's Wondery joins Apple Podcast Subscriptions

Apple has secured content for Apple Podcast Subscriptions from Wondery, in a deal with the Amazon-owned podcast studio that will have some of its Wondery+ subscription content available through Apple's platform.

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TipsHow to select Apple TV screensavers and find out where they were filmed

How to select Apple TV screensavers and find out where they were filmed

They are the unexpected extra appeal of an Apple TV 4K, but those beautiful screensavers do make you want to pick your favorite and find out where they were filmed. Here's how to do both.

Naim launches AirPlay 2-enabled Unity Atom Headphone Edition streaming device

Naim launches AirPlay 2-enabled Unity Atom Headphone Edition streaming device

British audio purveyor Naim has debuted its new Uniti Atom streaming system designed for use with headphones for the best overall sound — and it supports AirPlay 2.

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Facebook urged to abandon pre-teen Instagram plan by 44 states

Facebook urged to abandon pre-teen Instagram plan by 44 states

Attorneys general from 44 states have asked Facebook to reconsider its plan to create a version of Instagram for children under the age of 13, claiming it could be an issue to the mental health of its young users.

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Apple TV+ releases debut trailer for 'Lisey's Story,' coming June 4

Apple TV+ releases debut trailer for 'Lisey's Story,' coming June 4

Apple has shared the first official trailer for upcoming Apple TV+ series "Lisey's Story," which based on the 2006 Stephen King novel of the same name and slated for release in June.

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Adobe Audition now runs natively on Apple Silicon

Adobe Audition now runs natively on Apple Silicon

Adobe's latest round of updates to its audio and video tools brings a much-demanded feature to Mac users: Adobe Audition now runs natively on Apple M1 Macs.

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Visa now supports Apple Pay in Japan

Visa now supports Apple Pay in Japan

Users in Japan are now able to use Apple Pay at any retail store that supports "Visa touch."

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Apple Car may help find your lost iPhone under the seat

Apple Car may help find your lost iPhone under the seat

The Apple Car could help drivers and passengers work out where they dropped their iPhone within the vehicle using the car's vibrations, with the same system potentially allowing an iPhone to be used as an in-vehicle remote control.

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'Apple Car' may use AR for windshield heads-up display

'Apple Car' may use AR for windshield heads-up display

The windshield of "Apple Car" may present the driver with an augmented reality view for lane control, hazard avoidance, and otherwise obscured details of the environment.

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Foxconn India iPhone 12 output cut in half from ongoing COVID-19 outbreak

Foxconn India iPhone 12 output cut in half from ongoing COVID-19 outbreak

India's latest COVID-19 outbreak is causing production issues for Apple assembly partner Foxconn, with worker infections causing iPhone 12 production to fall to less than half the usual level.

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Apple joins new coalition lobbying for US chip manufacturing subsidies

Apple joins new coalition lobbying for US chip manufacturing subsidies

Technology giants including Apple, Intel, and Microsoft, have formed a new coalition, aimed at getting US processor manufacturing subsidies as the worldwide shortage continues.

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Apple moving 'Documents & Data' to iCloud Drive in 2022

Apple moving 'Documents & Data' to iCloud Drive in 2022

The previously separate iCloud "Documents & Data" service will automatically be merged into Apple's iCloud Drive in May 2022 — but users will have to take steps to continue seeing their documents.

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Monday, May 10, 2021

UK class action over App Store commission could cost Apple $2B

UK class action over App Store commission could cost Apple $2B

A class action lawsuit filed with London's Competition Appeal Tribunal takes issue with Apple's customary App Store commission rates, arguing the developer fee is passed on to consumers.

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Jamie Bell joins cast of Apple TV+ exclusive 'Shining Girls'

Jamie Bell joins cast of Apple TV+ exclusive 'Shining Girls'

Actor Jamie Bell, a BAFTA Award-winner known for his work on "Rocketman" and "Billy Elliot," has joined the cast of upcoming Apple TV+ original series "Shining Girls," according to a report Monday.

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Apple shares first look image of 'Killers of the Flower Moon'

Apple shares first look image of 'Killers of the Flower Moon'

"Killers of the Flower Moon" star Leonardo DiCaprio has shared a first look image of the upcoming Apple TV+ original film.

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Roundup: the best accessories for your M1 Mac mini

Roundup: the best accessories for your M1 Mac mini

Looking to buy an M1 Mac mini or own one already? Our team has rounded up the best accessories to complement Apple's compact desktop.

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Apple ceases iOS 14.5 code signing, blocking downgrades from iOS 14.5.1

Apple ceases iOS 14.5 code signing, blocking downgrades from iOS 14.5.1

Apple has stopped signing code for iOS 14.5, effectively blocking downgrades to the operating system following the release of iOS 14.5.1.

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'iPhone 13' said to be minutely thicker overall, with noticeably larger camera bump

'iPhone 13' said to be minutely thicker overall, with noticeably larger camera bump

New technologies used in the "iPhone 13" lineup may lead to a slightly thicker enclosusre, along with a redesigned and noticeably larger camera bump.

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Apple releases third developer beta for macOS 11.4

Apple releases third developer beta for macOS 11.4

Apple is now on its third beta round for macOS 11.4 with developers now able to download and try out the latest build of the operating system update.

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Apple issues third developer betas of iOS 14.6, iPadOS 14.6, tvOS 14.6, watchOS 7.5 [u]

Apple issues third developer betas of iOS 14.6, iPadOS 14.6, tvOS 14.6, watchOS 7.5 [u]

Apple is now on its third round of betas, providing developers new builds of iOS 14.6, iPadOS 14.6, tvOS 14.6, and watchOS 7.5 for testing.

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Apple adds Siri support to Apple TV in more countries

Apple adds Siri support to Apple TV in more countries

Users of Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD can now search for movies and shows using Siri in several more countries.

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Apple hires Facebook ads manager, 'Chaos Monkeys' author Antonio Garcia Martinez

Apple hires Facebook ads manager, 'Chaos Monkeys' author Antonio Garcia Martinez

Apple has hired former Facebook ads product manager Antonio Garcia Martinez, a sign that the Cupertino tech giant is expanding its own advertising ambitions.

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Redesigned colored MacBook Air shown off in new renders

Redesigned colored MacBook Air shown off in new renders

Rendered images of a new and redesigned MacBook Air with new colors said to be based on leaked photos of the product have been showcased in a video by a known leaker.

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TipsHow to set multiple timers on iPhone, iPad, and HomePod

How to set multiple timers on iPhone, iPad, and HomePod

Apple is inconsistent over which devices you can use for multiple timers, but there are workarounds to get the feature on HomePod mini, iPhone, or wherever you need.

Actual US broadband penetration & speed falls far short of FCC claims

Actual US broadband penetration & speed falls far short of FCC claims

A new dataset of actual broadband speeds that consumers are seeing in the U.S. is showing a stark disparity between Federal Communication Commission claims and the reality of the situation.

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Deals: 23% off MagSafe Charger, $200 off 12.9" iPad Pros, 55% off Apple Leather Folio, AirTags in stock

Deals: 23% off MagSafe Charger, $200 off 12.9

Monday morning price drops on Apple products are in effect, including the lowest price on record for Apple's MagSafe Charger for iPhone 12, triple-digit markdowns on 2020 12.9-inch iPad Pros and a 55% discount on the Apple Leather Folio for iPhone 11 Pro. AirTags are also in stock.

MacBook Pro repair experts benefit from stolen Quanta documents

MacBook Pro repair experts benefit from stolen Quanta documents

Hacking group REvil's stolen MacBook Pro schematics are now being circulated among repair professionals, who say the information is helping them recover lost data.

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Apple TV+ mental health documentary 'The Me You Can't See' airs May 21

Apple TV+ mental health documentary 'The Me You Can't See' airs May 21

The Apple TV+ documentary series by Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry has been given a title, with "The Me You Can't See" premiering on the streaming service on May 21.

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Seven Apple suppliers linked to Chinese forced labor programs

Seven Apple suppliers linked to Chinese forced labor programs

A new report on Monday claims that seven Apple suppliers participated in labor programs suspected to be connected to the alleged Chinese genocide of Uyghurs from the Xinjiang region.

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FeatureAirTags, new Hunter ceiling fans, best dimmer switches on HomeKit Insider podcast

AirTags, new Hunter ceiling fans, best dimmer switches on HomeKit Insider podcast

This week, on the HomeKit Insider podcast, your hosts review AirTag, Hunter launches new HomeKit ceiling fans, and we recommend the best HomeKit dimmer switches.

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TipsHow to give a guest control of your HomeKit devices

How to give a guest control of your HomeKit devices

Home automation with HomeKit is great for the homeowner, but not as good for guests or visitors. Here's how to give a house guest control of all your HomeKit devices — and how to lock them out again when they leave.

Apple Maps vans photographing Hong Kong streets for "Look Around" expansion

Apple Maps vans photographing Hong Kong streets for

Apple is expanding its Apple Maps Look Around feature to Hong Kong, with camera vans reportedly beginning to be sent out into the region's streets.

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Apple awards iPhone glass maker Corning a further $45 million

Apple awards iPhone glass maker Corning a further $45 million

Apple is again contributing money to precision iPhone glass manufacturer Corning, with a further $45 million from the Advanced Manufacturing Fund to expand the company and its R&D.

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Apple's 5G modem could land in 2023 iPhone, Kuo says

Apple's 5G modem could land in 2023 iPhone, Kuo says

Apple's long-rumored first foray into cellular modem technology could debut as soon as 2023, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

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Sunday, May 09, 2021