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2018

Hands On: LIFX's Beam wall lighting with Apple HomeKit

Thursday June 21, 2018

The Beam is one of the more unusual smarthome accessories on the market, as much a centerpiece decoration as it is practical lighting.

Apple dropped a new GarageBand 10.3 update that makes Artist Lessons free for all users

Thursday June 21, 2018

Apple just released GarageBand 10.3, a major new Mac update that's not only free to download but also makes Artist Lessons-- formerly $4.99 each--free downloads for all users in over 120 countries.

Apple came to Ireland to build a community, not skirt taxes, Tim Cook says

Thursday June 21, 2018

On his European tour this week, Apple's CEO visited Ireland, and talked about taxes, the abandoned Athenry data center and the company's commitment to the country.

Hands on with the Elgato Eve Aqua HomeKit-equipped smart watering system

Thursday June 21, 2018

The newly released Eve Aqua is a HomeKit equipped smart water controller that tries to make lawn and garden maintenance easy with scheduling, remote control, and even Siri support. AppleInsider has spent a few days testing it out during the latest heat wave.

Flash Coupon: $15 off $75 at eBay (get AirPods for $134, Apple HomePods for $275 today only)

Thursday June 21, 2018

Today only, save $15 on top of already reduced prices at eBay on orders over $75 with coupon. This offer is valid on AirPods, HomePods, the popular Apple TV 4K, accessories and more. Offer ends tonight at 7 p.m. Pacific.

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns amidst relationship scandal

Thursday June 21, 2018

Chief executive has resigned after five years over "past consensual relationship with an Intel employee," the company said Thursday. Robert Swan has been named interim CEO.

AT&T uses Time Warner merger to launch WatchTV, paired with new unlimited data plans

Thursday June 21, 2018

Taking advantage of the recent approval of its merger with Time Warner, AT&T on Thursday announced WatchTV, a new live TV service premiering next week -- and initially tied to two new unlimited wireless data plans.

Free to download Fortnite generates $100M in 90 days via in-app purchases

Thursday June 21, 2018

'Fortnite' has become the second most successful free-to-play game launched on iOS, according to analysts, hitting the $100 million milestone for in-app purchases just 90 days after it shipped on iPhone and iPad, and outpacing its rivals in the 'battle royale' genre.

Apple AirPower Qi charging mat headed for September landing

Thursday June 21, 2018

After six months of internal testing and refinement, Apple appears to be ready to launch the AirPower charging pad alongside the 2018 lineup of iPhones.

CarPlay, Monster offerings, and a Bluetooth water bottle: A day at CE Week

Thursday June 21, 2018

At the annual CE Week tech event in New York, Monster announced two public funding offerings, Pioneer showed its wireless CarPlay units, and a Sonos exec spoke about AirPlay 2 and HomeKit.

Hands-on: Walkie-Talkie app in watchOS 5 beta

Wednesday June 20, 2018

Demonstrated for the first time at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference earlier this month, Walkie-Talkie is one of the biggest additions coming to watchOS 5 this year. AppleInsider goes hands on with the upcoming app in this video.

Apple Pay 'fast lanes,' exclusive deals pop up at prominent summer festivals

Wednesday June 20, 2018

In what appears to be a new marketing thrust, Apple Pay is being accepted at concession stand "fast lanes" operating at major concerts and festivals this summer, offering customers a quick and easy option to pay for food and drink.

Apple wants to replace your car keys with an iPhone

Wednesday June 20, 2018

The Car Connectivity Consortium, which counts Apple among its charter members, on Wednesday announced the publication of new "digital key" standard that allows drivers to actuate vehicle systems like door locks and the engine via an NFC-enabled smartphone.

Cupertino delays vote on employee tax for Apple, other local businesses until 2019

Wednesday June 20, 2018

The Cupertino city council has voted to delay a ballot measure seeking approval for an employee tax on some businesses in the city, particularly Apple.

What's new in macOS Mojave beta 2?

Wednesday June 20, 2018

In macOS Mojave's second beta, a few things have changed for the better including enhancements to the new system-wide Dark Mode and better optimization for smaller screens.

Apple takes home Cannes Lions award for 'Today at Apple' retail events

Wednesday June 20, 2018

Apple on Wednesday won the "Brand Experience and Activation" Grand Prix at Cannes Lions, a largely ad- and marketing-themed festival, for the "Today at Apple" program at its retail stores.

Here's how Apple protects your privacy in Safari with Intelligent Tracking Protection 2.0

Wednesday June 20, 2018

Apple released a new Safari Tech Preview on Wednesday, and it includes the Intelligent Tracking Protection 2.0 that was promised at WWDC. AppleInsider looks at what Apple is doing to ensure your protection and privacy as you go about your business on the web.

AirPlay 2 might still be a possibility for Apple's AirPort Express in iOS 12

Wednesday June 20, 2018

The second iOS 12 beta has gone beyond just spotting the AirPort Express in the Home app, adding more weight to speculation that the discontinued device will be an AirPlay 2 target in the future.

Everything new in tvOS 12 beta 2: Dolby Atmos arrives on Apple TV 4K

Wednesday June 20, 2018

Apple TV 4K gets long-awaited support for Dolby Atmos surround sound in the second tvOS 12 beta release, but developers testing the feature will have an extremely limited selection of content to choose from.

Apple's Tim Cook drops to 96th place on list of CEOs most popular with workers

Wednesday June 20, 2018

Apple CEO Tim Cook has tumbled from 53rd to just 96th on Glassdoor's annual list of the 100 most popular CEOs as rated by their employees.