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These are the top 7 features of the new iPhone XS & iPhone XS Max

09/29/2018, 02:09 pm

There are lots of new features baked into Apple's latest handsets. Instead of outlining everything new, we've picked out our favorite new features that have made the biggest difference day-to-day using Apple's latest phones.

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Photo smackdown: iPhone XS Max versus Samsung's Galaxy Note 9

09/29/2018, 11:09 am

Among everything new with the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, the camera saw the most love from Apple, with changes like a new larger sensor on the wide end, a brand new depth control feature which works incredibly well now that portrait blur is more accurate and a new Smart HDR feature.

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How to keep notifications in iOS 12 under control with Instant Tuning

09/29/2018, 08:09 am

Some iPhone and iPad apps abuse notifications, using them for glorified advertising or bombarding you with so much information that it becomes pointless. A new feature in iOS 12, "Instant Tuning," makes it easier to keep notifications in line.

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Apple again touts size in new 'Growth Spurt' ad for iPhone XS Max

09/28/2018, 05:09 pm

Apple on Friday debuted a new ad for the iPhone XS Max, "Growth Spurt," once again dwelling on the theme of size in marketing the XS line's flagship.

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Qualcomm shouldn't win iPhone import ban, says ITC judge

09/28/2018, 03:09 pm

The iPhone will not be subjected to an import ban to the United States, a judge for the U.S International Trade Commission presiding over the patent row between Apple and Qualcomm, despite determining Apple has likely infringed one of three Qualcomm patents at the center of the case.

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Woman immortalized by 5-foot iPhone headstone in Russia

09/28/2018, 02:09 pm

An unusual headstone has been discovered in a Russian cemetery that takes the form of a giant iPhone, a 5-foot tall recreation of the popular smartphone bearing an image of the deceased on the display.

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Google could be paying Apple $9B or more to stay Safari's default search engine

09/28/2018, 12:09 pm

A new estimate suggests that Google will end up paying in excess of $9 billion to stay the default search tool in Apple's Safari browser this year, and possibly far more in 2019.

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Compared: iPhone XS Max video quality trounces iPhone X

09/28/2018, 11:09 am

Of the major additions to this year's iPhone lineup, Apple paid closest attention to the camera, with changes like a larger sensor on the wide angle lenser, a brand new depth control feature and Smart HDR functionality. This all amounts to a tangible upgrade in video quality over iPhone X.

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Apple wins appeal, gets $506M in damages tossed in University of Wisconsin case

09/28/2018, 10:09 am

A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday granted Apple's request to dismiss $234 million in damages previously won by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, awarded for violating a processor patent.

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Apple said to be working on fixing 'aggressive' skin smoothing in iPhone XS photos

09/28/2018, 09:09 am

Apple is working to solve complaints about excessive smoothing in photos shot with the iPhone XS front-facing camera, which can make images seem fake or even out of focus.

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Hands on: Jaybird's latest Bluetooth sport headphones, the Tarah

09/27/2018, 03:09 pm

While we were in the middle of testing the company's X4 headphones, Jaybird surprised us by announcing a new pair of Bluetooth sport headphones, the Tarah, shipping Oct. 9, so we thought we'd try them out.

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Apple wins FCC clearance for iPhone XR in time for Oct. 19 preorders

09/27/2018, 11:09 am

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Thursday granted its stamp of approval for the iPhone XR, which goes on sale in less than a month.

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A 'Maximum fine gold' custom iPhone XS Max will cost you over $15,000

09/27/2018, 09:09 am

Russian luxury accessory producer Caviar has introduced a luxury line of premium iPhone XS Max units that have been given an external upgrade using precious metals and diamonds, including one model that uses solid gold and sells for over $15,000.

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Thieves strike Palo Alto Apple Store, two days in a row

09/26/2018, 03:09 pm

Days after Tim Cook appeared at the opening of the Palo Alto location for the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max launch, the store was robbed Saturday afternoon, and then again the following morning.

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How to put your old iPhone to use after you bought the new iPhone XS

09/26/2018, 02:09 pm

Whether it's last year's iPhone X or a digital antique, that once-cherished device can have an entirely new life. AppleInsider shows just how that phone could still be immensely useful.

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YouTube for iOS gains HDR support for iPhone XS and XS Max, still lacks 4K

09/26/2018, 11:09 am

The YouTube app for iOS has received an update that adds support for high dynamic range video on the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, but at the same time continues lack an option to view 4K-resolution video.

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iPhone XS eSIM working for some German owners with iOS 12.1 beta

09/26/2018, 11:09 am

Although the eSIMs on the iPhone XS and XS Max aren't supposed to be functional until later this year, some people with the latest iOS 12.1 beta are already getting access, at least in Germany.

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Rematch: iPhone XS versus Samsung Galaxy Note 9 for 'Fortnite' gaming

09/26/2018, 10:09 am

About two weeks ago, AppleInsider compared the iPhone X to the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 while playing Fortnite, but some complained putting a just-released phone against last year's model. With the release of the iPhone XS and XS Max, is there as much of a difference between the flagship models of both companies as last time?

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Apple Pay chief says Apple not out to disrupt credit card industry

09/25/2018, 09:09 pm

Apple VP Jennifer Bailey, the executive in charge of Apple Pay, details the genesis of the mobile payments solution and details its ongoing success in a new interview.

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Apple build costs for 256GB iPhone XS Max estimated at $453 [u]

09/25/2018, 05:09 pm

The new 256GB iPhone XS Max is comprised of roughly $443 worth of parts according to the latest report out of TechInsights, merely $47 more than the build cost of last years 64GB iPhone X.

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