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2018

B&H Holiday Apple Sale: $279 iPads; 2018 MacBook Airs $1,059; 13" MacBook Pros from $1,129; 15" MacBook Pros $2,099

Saturday December 08, 2018

B&H Photo has launched aggressive holiday discounts on Apple's latest hardware with free expedited delivery in time for Christmas. Find 2018 MacBook Airs on sale from $1,059 ($130 to $150 off), 15" MacBook Pros for $2,099 ($300 off), Apple Watches from $274 (up to $110 off), 2018 iPads for $279 and more.

Review: The MacBook Pro with Vega 20 ups the ante of performance and price

Saturday December 08, 2018

The i9 MacBook Pro is a feat of engineering and design that Apple has carried forward for the last three models, but choices made at the inception of the line are echoing forward to today, still cutting back a very little bit on what the computer could be, even with the new Vega 20 graphics.

Amazon drops more Apple Deals: $249 iPads, $140 off 2018 MacBook Airs, $70 off Apple Watch

Saturday December 08, 2018

With just two weeks to go in the holiday shopping season, Amazon has restocked some of its most popular Apple offerings and is offering them at the lowest prices, including 2018 iPads for $249.99 ($70 off), $70 off Apple Watches and 2018 MacBook Airs for $1,059 ($140 off). Grab them while you can, as they're unlikely to last long.

Apple rings in holidays with Beer Bash featuring Idina Menzel, Toys for Tots drive

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple employees on Friday participated in a pair of yearly traditions at the company's One Infinite Loop campus in California, donating goods to the Toys for Tots Program before enjoying a Beer Bash performance featuring Idina Menzel.

Apple hires CEO of prescription tracking startup Mango Health

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple has hired the former CEO of medication tracking start-up Mango Health Jason Oberfest, with the employment of the executive potentially indicating Apple wants to move its health and fitness-related efforts into helping users manage their medication.

Verizon switches on eSIMs for owners of iPhone XS, XS Max & XR

Friday December 07, 2018

U.S. carrier Verizon is beginning to activate eSIM lines for Apple's dual-SIM iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max, according to subscribers.

Apple appears to have three new Smart Battery Cases ready to go

Friday December 07, 2018

If clues in Apple's recently released iOS and watchOS updates are anything to go by, we may see new Smart Battery cases for all three of the latest iPhones before the end of 2018.

ECG feature in Apple Watch is already saving lives [u]

Friday December 07, 2018

The electrocardiogram function of the Apple Watch Series 4 went live as part of the watchOS 5.1.2 update released on Thursday is already proving its usefulness.

How to pick the best monitor for your new Mac mini

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple neither supplies a monitor with your new Mac mini, nor presently makes one itself that you can use with it. However, plenty of other firms do. AppleInsider looks at displays, and what you need to know to make the right choice for you.

Apple's Beddit emerges from hibernation with Beddit Sleep Monitor 3.5

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple-owned Beddit on Friday made a surprise product launch, releasing a very slightly revised version of its namesake sleep tracker.

Hands on with the new features in watchOS 5.1.2

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple just released watchOS 5.1.2 to Apple Watch owners with a litany of features despite numbering suggesting is is only a minor update. AppleInsider goes hands on, and shows you the big changes.

Qualcomm's president says Apple iPhone modem saga will end soon -- but that seems unlikely

Friday December 07, 2018

Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon believes that the legal battle with Apple over the iPhone modem could end in 2019, but if history -- and Apple's remarks -- are any indication, that's a long-shot.

Morgan Stanley cuts Apple stock price target over weak Chinese iPhone demand

Friday December 07, 2018

Analysts from Morgan Stanley are the latest to cut their price target for Apple stock, with longer smartphone replacement cycles in China apparently to blame.

2 hours left: Save 10% on iPhones, AirPods, Apple Watches, iPads & more at eBay

Friday December 07, 2018

Just in, eBay is knocking 10% off already reduced prices across the site for 20 hours only. With a high max discount of $100 off, it's a great time to snap up the lowest prices available on Apple's latest iPhone XS, XS Max, XR, Apple Series 4 and HomePod just in time for the holidays.

iPhone assembler Pegatron may move to Indonesia over tariff fears

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple's iPhone assembly partner Pegatron appears to be making a move to Indonesia to sidestep the US/China trade dispute, despite recent news of a truce.

Qualcomm, Michael Simmons on DJay, Ron Johnson on Steve Jobs, and more on the AppleInsider Podcast

Friday December 07, 2018

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Victor speaks with Michael Simmons who works with Algoriddim on DJay, which was a part of the iPad Pro keynote this year. Victor and William talk about Qualcomm, opposition research PR firms, 5G phones, and more.

Apple acquires A&R startup Platoon with focus on new & emerging artists

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple has reportedly acquired the talent-scouting and development startup Platoon, a firm set up in the UK by Saul Klein and Denzyl Feigelson, with the latter formerly an Apple executive responsible for the popular iTunes Music Festival.

Apple's iPhone XR named best single-lens smartphone by DxOMark

Friday December 07, 2018

The photography software firm's benchmarking arm praises Apple for improvements to flash but criticizes zoom shots and low-light images. For overall quality, the iPhone XR still beats the previous best phone, the Google Pixel 2.

Apple Store app sends rare push notification to promote new iPhone models

Friday December 07, 2018

Apple on Thursday sent out a rare push notification promoting its latest iPhone XR and XS models to iPhone Upgrade Program members, continuing an advertising blitz that began with a limited time trade-in offer last month.

Australia passes contentious encryption bill opposed by Apple, other tech companies

Thursday December 06, 2018

The Australia parliament on Thursday passed a set of new cybersecurity measures that compels technology companies to furnish law enforcement agencies access to encrypted customer messages, a law that Apple and other tech firms railed against during its draft period.