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2018

Apple introduces watchOS 5 with enhanced fitness, Siri capabilities [u]

Monday June 04, 2018

Apple debuted watchOS 5 at WWDC 2018, with the Apple Watch operating system set to sport new fitness features, Siri capabilities, communication options and more.

macOS Mojave brings Dark Mode, enhanced privacy, HomeKit, and more to the Mac

Monday June 04, 2018

Apple has announced the next version of macOS at WWDC, with macOS 10.14 Mojave including a new dark mode, HomeKit, improvements to the Finder, and the ability to use a connected iPhone as a camera for the computer.

Apple TV gets Dolby Atmos support, 'zero sign-on' for cable with tvOS 12

Monday June 04, 2018

Apple at WWDC 2018 teased a series of planned upgrades to tvOS, the Apple TV operating system, including Dolby Atmos compatibility.

Apple's iOS 12 introduces personalized 'Memoji' and camera effects

Monday June 04, 2018

Apple with iOS 12 will for the first time offer users the option to create personalized Animoji characters called Memoji, a feature that is set to arrive alongside new camera effects built into the Messages app.

Apple debuts slick new Group FaceTime feature supporting up to 32 participants

Monday June 04, 2018

FaceTime is receiving its first major update in years -- on both iOS devices and Macs -- with long overdue support for group video calls and even fun effects.

App Limits in iOS 12 lets users manage device time & parents set allowances

Monday June 04, 2018

In introducing iOS 12 on Monday, Apple revealed a collection of tools designed to better temper how people use their devices, including App Limits, notification changes, and upgrades to Do Not Disturb.

Siri shortcuts in iOS 12 deliver a macro system to help automate your tasks

Monday June 04, 2018

Siri is getting quite the upgrade in iOS 12 thanks to new capabilities called shortcuts. These customizable macros let you link together multiple tasks, allowing Siri to run a series of actions without ever having to open an app.

Apple has paid out $100 billion to developers since the App Store's inception

Monday June 04, 2018

The App Store will be hitting a new milestone later this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed at WWDC, with payments to developers expected to pass the $100 billion barrier within the next few days.

iOS 12 'doubles down' on performance for iPhone and iPad

Monday June 04, 2018

Apple has debuted iOS 12, bringing better performance to older devices, improved augmented reality, Memoji, FaceTime chats with an entire group, and much more to iPhones and iPads later in the year.

Apple's WWDC 2018 pass pairs NFC with Face ID & Touch ID for access

Monday June 04, 2018

Instead of relying on QR or barcodes at WWDC 2018 this year, Apple is using NFC with Face ID or Touch ID authentication of the pass in the user's Wallet.

Well-known Apple analyst re-appears, predicts lower 2018 iPhone pricing

Monday June 04, 2018

Ming-Chi Kuo appears to be back on the Apple beat, with new estimates for price ranges across the three phones said to be in the 2018 iPhone lineup.

Final day: Enter to win premium custom AirPods from BlackPods

Monday June 04, 2018

It's time for a WWDC giveaway, and this week we're giving away two pairs of premium custom AirPods from BlackPods. Check out all the ways to enter today.

Join AppleInsider for live coverage and analysis at Apple's WWDC keynote in San Jose

Monday June 04, 2018

We're live! Apple is set to kick off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference with a keynote presentation at 10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern on Monday, where it is expected to unveil iOS 12, macOS 10.14, tvOS 12, watchOS 5, and maybe some hardware. AppleInsider's Daniel Eran Dilger is now there live -- join us for exclusive in-depth coverage and analysis straight from the keynote.

Apple Watch user found guilty of distracted driving

Monday June 04, 2018

Arguing than an Apple Watch is no safer "than a cellphone taped to someone's wrist," a Canadian judge determined a woman who looked at it while stopped at traffic light violated Ontario's distracted driving statute.

How to stream Apple's WWDC 2018 keynote on iOS, Mac, Apple TV, or Windows

Monday June 04, 2018

Starting at 10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern, Apple will be livestreaming its WWDC 2018 keynote in San Jose, where it's expected to reveal the next major updates of macOS, iOS, tvOS, and watchOS, and likely some hardware surprises. Here's how to tune in via Apple devices or a Windows PC.

Apple grabbing control of non-crucial parts for new MacBooks to reduce costs

Monday June 04, 2018

In an effort to drive down overall production costs of its next-generation MacBooks, Apple has reportedly seized control over the procurement of many of the notebook's non-key parts -- such as screws, metallic parts and plastics pieces -- typically sourced by suppliers for the production of more major components.

Apple Music web player discovered ahead of WWDC

Monday June 04, 2018

Apple briefly updated its suite of Apple Music tools, allowing signed-in users to play more than just a sample of a track without using the Music app on iOS or iTunes on Mac and Windows.

Final day: 2018 iPads for $299 or 128GB models on sale for $399 with no tax in most states

Monday June 04, 2018

Apple's latest 32GB 9.7-inch iPad, now with Apple Pencil support, is marked down to just $299 during B&H's WWDC 2018 Sale. Need more storage? Apple's 2018 128GB Wi-Fi iPad is also $30 off for two days only with no tax collected in most states. These deals end today, so don't delay.

Facebook shared user data with Apple, other device manufacturers, report says

Sunday June 03, 2018

Social media giant Facebook admits it had data-sharing partnerships with Apple and many other device manufacturers over a period of years, granting third-party access to users' personal data before the company made apps available on iOS and Android.

Tim Cook spends time with scholarship winners ahead of WWDC

Sunday June 03, 2018

On the evening before WWDC 2018, Tim Cook Tweeted out a short video showing him meeting with some of the student scholarship winners, and the projects they are currently working on.