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2018

Video: 2018 sixth generation iPad with Apple Pencil support for only $329

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Apple just introduced a new 9.7-inch iPad at their "Field Trip" education-centric event in Chicago, with a huge focus on schools and student productivity.

Apple debuts iPhone and iPad cases in seasonal colors

Tuesday March 27, 2018

On Tuesday, the same day it held its education-focused event in Chicago, Apple quietly unveiled new iPhone and iPad case accessories with seasonal colors for spring that match the previously announced Apple Watch bands.

Apple updates Clips with more content, adds iPhone X facial controls to GarageBand for iOS

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Apple piled on to its list of announcements on Tuesday with updates to Clips and GarageBand for iOS, adding a barrage of content to both, and a new feature to the second -- support for the iPhone X's TrueDepth camera.

Hands on: a walkthrough of the educator-centric Apple Teacher portal

Tuesday March 27, 2018

As part of Apple's new education initiative, Apple has refreshed a new e-learning tool for teachers to quickly get up to speed with what Apple offers, and AppleInsider has delved into it a bit.

Apple intros artistic 'Everyone Can Create' curriculum for teachers

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Geared with its new Apple Pencil-compatible budget iPad in mind, Apple has announced "Everyone Can Create," a free curriculum available to teachers looking to build artistic endeavors into their classes.

Apple discounts new iPad for schools and education customers at $299

Tuesday March 27, 2018

In an attempt to make it easier for schools and educational customers to bring iPad into the classroom, Apple is providing its 2018 iPad at a discount, cutting the just-announced tablet from the regular starting price of $329 down to $299.

Free iCloud storage for teachers and students boosted from 5GB to 200GB

Tuesday March 27, 2018

In another part of Apple's big education push, teachers and students will get a forty-fold increase in free iCloud storage to better utilize today's software offerings in the future.

iMac Pro's Space Gray Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 now available individually

Tuesday March 27, 2018

After four months of only being available to iMac Pro owners, the Magic Keyboard with Numeric Keypad, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 are available to all.

Logitech's $49 'Crayon' stylus for iPad, Rugged Combo 2 keyboard case coming soon [u]

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Though the focus at its press event was on a new budget iPad and education-oriented software updates, Apple on Tuesday also teased two new Logitech iPad accessories, meant for schools only: the "Crayon" stylus, and the Rugged Combo 2 case and keyboard. [Updated with more details, pricing, and launch info]

Apple's Schoolwork App & ClassKit API let teachers deliver assignments via the Cloud; Classroom coming to Mac

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Apple's continued push to make Mac and iPad central to education has been detailed at its 'Field Trip' event, with the Classroom app making the jump from iOS to Mac later this year, as well as a cloud-based Schoolwork app for teachers to provide assignments and handouts to students.

Apple updates iWork for Mac and iPad with Apple Pencil annotations & more [u]

Tuesday March 27, 2018

As a part of its Tuesday education event, Apple updated Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for iOS, primarily adding support for the Apple Pencil -- a key feature of its 2018 "budget" iPad. [Updated with release and more feature details]

Apple's Digital Books tool for iPad transforms written reports with rich photos, illustrations

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Along with the introduction of a new iPad, Apple announced that users will no longer need a Mac to create educational materials, and will be able to create books directly on an iPad using Pages and the new Digital Books.

New $329 iPad includes support for the Apple Pencil, A10 Fusion processor

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Apple has used its educational Field Trip event to launch a new 9.7-inch iPad, the first outside the iPad Pro range to support the Apple Pencil.

Giveaway: Enter to win 1 of 4 Speck bundles filled with products to protect your Apple devices

Tuesday March 27, 2018

To kick off Apple's education event, Speck is giving away four bundles filled with cases and covers to protect your favorite Apple devices. Enter today for your chance to win a backpack, MacBook Pro case, iPhone cover and iPad folio. Four winners will each receive a package valued at over $200.

'Field Trip' schedule emphasizes education focus of Apple event

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Apple has started to issue itineraries to attendees of its 'Field Trip' event later today, with the schedule further emphasizing the presentation and following sessions will be heavily focused on education-related topics, including teaching students how to code.

Apple cooperation on India's 'Do Not Disturb' iPhone app torpedoed over privacy concerns

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Despite nominally coming to an agreement to help India's Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRAI) with an iPhone version of its "Do Not Disturb" app, Apple has effectively stopped cooperating, a report indicated on Tuesday.

Apple's online store goes offline ahead of 'Field Trip' event

Tuesday March 27, 2018

A tradition ahead of major events, Apple on Tuesday took down its online store ahead of its 'Field Trip' presentation, an indication that the company will be making changes to its product lineup, potentially involving new iPads and the Apple Pencil.

iPhone X bug causing Apple Pay problems for Suica users in Japan

Monday March 26, 2018

A months-old iPhone X bug is causing error messages and system failures when owners attempt to employ Apple Pay's NFC functionality at transit terminals in Japan, an especially troublesome situation for users of the popular Suica platform, prompting some to seek replacement hardware.

Apple supplier Foxconn buys Belkin, Linksys, Wemo for $866M

Monday March 26, 2018

A subsidiary of longtime Apple supply partner Foxconn on Monday announced the acquisition of popular accessory maker Belkin, which also owns Linksys, Phyn and Wemo brands, for approximately $866 million.

Apple opens application process for 350 WWDC scholarships

Monday March 26, 2018

As it has done in most other years, Apple has started taking WWDC scholarship applications for attendees that could not otherwise afford to attend the $1500 event.