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2017

2017 iPad vs. iPad Air 2 vs. iPad Air: What's new and different in Apple's latest tablet?

Wednesday March 22, 2017

With the last update to the iPad Air line over two years ago, how does Apple's new 2017 iPad compare to its predecessors? AppleInsider takes a look at the three statistically, to see how they stack up.

Marriott likely to decide on Apple Siri or Amazon Alexa for hotels later this year

Wednesday March 22, 2017

Marriott is currently testing both Apple's Siri and Amazon's Alexa at an Aloft hotel in Boston to gauge which assistant, if either, might be best for letting guests control their rooms through voice commands, a report said on Wednesday.

Trade-in time: How to sell your used iPhone or iPad for cash and lock in a $10 to $20 bonus

Wednesday March 22, 2017

With the launch of Apple's 9.7-inch low-cost iPad line, as well as a new red iPhone 7 and 128GB iPhone SE, now is the time to trade in your old device and secure a cash bonus before values drop. BuyBackWorld is offering readers a $10 to $20 bonus on trades over $50, while Gazelle is giving customers 10% more for iPads valued over $75.

Hackers attempt to extort Apple with threat to remotely wipe iPhones, iPads

Wednesday March 22, 2017

Hackers are allegedly trying to extort Apple by holding its customer's data for ransom, with threats to reset a number of supposedly compromised iCloud accounts and remotely wiping connected iPhones and iPads if they are not paid.

Apple avoids (Product)Red branding in China for new red iPhone 7 models [u]

Wednesday March 22, 2017

Apple's new red options for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus -- which, through (Red), will contribute proceeds to the Global Fund to fight HIV/AIDS -- lack that same charity branding on the company's Chinese website. [Updated with comment by CEO Tim Cook]

iOS 10.3 beta hints at more fluid Apple Pencil with next-gen iPad Pro models

Wednesday March 22, 2017

Code discovered within Apple's latest iOS 10.3 beta shows tools that will allow developers to run their apps at variable framerates, suggesting that higher-fidelity Apple Pencil support could be coming to the company's soon-to-arrive iPad Pro refresh.

Lowest Price Ever: Apple's high-end 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar for $2,399 ($400 off) with no tax in 48 states

Wednesday March 22, 2017

For 24 hours only, shoppers can save $400 on Apple's premium Late 2016 15-inch MacBook Pro with a 2.7GHz processor, 512GB of storage space and Radeon 455 graphics in Space Gray, bringing the price down to $2,399 (lowest price ever) with free expedited shipping. Plus, B&H will not collect sales tax outside NY and NJ.

Amazon adds "Send to Kindle" to Kindle for iOS, CarPlay support to Amazon Music

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Amazon recently updated its Kindle iOS app with a new "Send to Kindle" feature that allows users to transfer and save web content to a Kindle device. The company also refreshed its Amazon Music app with support for Apple's CarPlay.

Apple's (Product)Red iPhone 7 gets first unboxing video

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Just hours after Apple announced a special edition (Product)Red of its iPhone 7 and 7 Plus handsets, YouTuber Marques Brownlee received an iPhone 7 Plus variant and gave it the full unboxing and hands-on treatment.

Video recap: Apple launches new low-cost iPad, (Product)Red iPhone 7

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Fulfilling recent predictions, Apple on Tuesday quietly added a few new devices to its product lineup, headlined by an entry-level 9.7-inch iPad with A9 processor and special edition (Product)Red iPhone 7 and 7 Plus handsets.

Apple adds multiscreen movie rental viewing to iTunes in latest update

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Along with Tuesday's hardware debuts, Apple quietly released an updated iTunes version that allows users to rent movies once and watch them on multiple screens.

Apple halts new iPad mini 2 sales, raising entry price barrier on iPads

Tuesday March 21, 2017

As a part of its iPad refresh on Tuesday, Apple also halted new sales of the iPad mini 2, a move that raises the price of entering the iPad ecosystem by $60.

New Apple 9.7-inch iPad aimed squarely at iPad 2 owners looking to affordably upgrade

Tuesday March 21, 2017

While the rumored iPad Pro refresh has yet to happen, Tuesday's 9.7-inch form factor update serves as an affordable enticement to older iPad users from the iPad 2 to the iPad 4 to retire out-of-date equipment -- and to do it now.

With iPhone SE upgrade, Apple heralds the end of low-capacity 16GB iPhones

Tuesday March 21, 2017

After years of complaints, inspired by users unable to install iOS updates because of insufficient free space, Apple has finally eliminated the inadequate 16-gigabyte storage tier from its iPhone lineup.

Logitech announces schools-only Rugged Case & add-on keyboard for Apple's new budget iPad

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Hot on the heels of Apple revealing a new budget iPad, Logitech on Tuesday debuted a matching case and keyboard combo intended exclusively for Canadian and American schools.

In-box band options for new Apple Watch buyers now limited to Sport, Milanese Loop

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Apple has cut back on bands you can get with a new Apple Watch, with new users only able to get a Series 2 watch bundled with either the Milanese Loop or Sport Band.

Apple's Swift Playgrounds updates with support for five more languages

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Coming a day earlier than expected, Apple on Tuesday updated Swift Playgrounds for the iPad with support for five more languages, among them simplified Chinese.

Apple updates iPhone 7 silicone & leather cases with new colors

Tuesday March 21, 2017

In tandem with its new (Product)Red iPhone 7 models, and new seasonal band colors for Apple Watch, Apple on Tuesday also released silicone and leather cases in a small collection of new colors.

Final days! The Big AppleCare Sale: Save $50 to $130 on standalone AppleCare plans with no tax in 48 states

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Extended by popular demand! Shoppers can save $50 to $130 on standalone AppleCare plans for MacBooks, MacBook Airs, MacBook Pros, Mac Pros and iMacs with free shipping at Apple authorized reseller Adorama. Plus, Adorama will not collect sales tax on orders shipped outside NY and NJ.

In possible last gasp for iPad mini, Apple increases capacity to 128GB for $399

Tuesday March 21, 2017

In a move potentially intended to push buyers to the budget-priced $329 iPad, Apple on Tuesday gave a minor update to the iPad mini 4, discontinuing 32-gigabyte models in favor of a single 128-gigabyte storage option with a hefty $399 entry price.