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Apple issues first developer betas of iOS 12.2, tvOS 12.1.2, watchOS 5.2, and macOS 10.14.4

01/24/2019, 01:01 pm

Apple has once again restarted its beta testing program following its latest public operating system releases, with new first-round developer betas of iOS 12.2, tvOS 12.2, watchOS 5.2, and macOS 10.14.4.

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The next HomeKit could have very precise geofencing, accurate to within feet

01/24/2019, 10:01 am

HomeKit could be more responsive to a user's needs depending on where they are in a future update, with Apple considering the possibility of adding hyper-local position tracking to the smart home platform with an accuracy of just feet to suggest what items a user wants to control based on their location in the home.

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Australia's largest bank rolls out support for Apple Pay

01/22/2019, 11:01 pm

After an unsuccessful attempt to boycott Apple Pay in hopes of spurring its own mobile payments solution, Australia's largest bank, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, on Wednesday initiated integration with Apple's product.

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Apple releases iOS 12.1.3, macOS 10.14.3, watchOS 5.1.3, and tvOS 12.1.2

01/22/2019, 01:01 pm

Apple has completed its latest round of beta testing, issuing final release updates of iOS 12.1.3, macOS 10.14.3, watchOS 5.1.3, and tvOS 12.1.2 for use by the general public.

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NHL shifting to iPad Pro for real-time statistics and analytics during the game

01/17/2019, 03:01 pm

The NHL is aiming to provide coaches more information about how the team is faring during games, by issuing iPads running a new insights app on benches that offer more than 60 different real-time individual and team statistics to team management.

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Future locked iPhones could open camera app automatically when held up to take a photo

01/17/2019, 12:01 pm

Photographers who are irritated about missing the perfect shot because it took too long to access their iPhone's camera could benefit from one potential feature Apple has considered, where the iPhone automatically enters the camera application when raised for a shot, even if it is still locked.

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Apple Pay and Apple Business Chat can now be used to fund a TD Ameritrade account

01/15/2019, 07:01 am

Brokerage company TD Ameritrade has found a solution to the problem of allowing customers immediate access to funds transferred to their accounts as simply as possible, one that takes advantage of Apple's mobile payment features, including Apple Pay and Apple Business Chat.

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Apple rolls out fourth developer & public beta of iOS 12.1.3, fourth developer beta of macOS 10.14.3

01/10/2019, 01:01 pm

Apple has deployed the latest iOS beta for both its developer and public testing builds, with participants in either program now able to update to the fourth build.

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GE debuts HomeKit-enabled C by GE smart lights, wall switches, wall plug

01/07/2019, 11:01 pm

GE built on its smart home offerings at CES 2019, announcing a range of new C by GE products including HomeKit-enabled smart wall switches, white and full color LED bulbs, and a smart wall plug.

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Sony to deliver Apple AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support to upcoming TVs

01/07/2019, 08:01 pm

Following word that Samsung plans to integrate iTunes and AirPlay 2 into select smart TV models, Sony on Monday said its TVs, too, will add support for Apple streaming and remote control protocols TVs later this year.

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Apple issues third developer betas for iOS 12.1.3, macOS 10.14.3, watchOS 5.1.3, tvOS 12.1.2 [u]

01/07/2019, 01:01 pm

Following a break for the holidays, Apple has issued a new batch of developer betas for testing, with third beta builds of iOS 12.1.3, macOS 10.14.3, watchOS 5.1.3, and tvOS 12.1.2 now available for download

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Adding iTunes to Samsung TV is a great move in Apple's long game that it has been playing for years

01/07/2019, 10:01 am

This will hurt sales of Apple TV 4K but in every other way, but adding iTunes Movies and TV Shows to Samsung television sets fits what Apple has been doing since at least the first days of the iPod. And, it's not over yet -- AppleInsider examines the origins of Apple's plan and just how it's setting the firm up for the future.

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App Store breaks sales records for holiday period, New Year resolutions help set single-day record

01/03/2019, 12:01 pm

Customers of the App Store have set new spending records over the holidays, Apple has confirmed, with late-in-the-year purchases helping to cap off an already record-breaking year, as well as starting 2019 with a new single-day record.

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iOS 12 being adopted by iPhone and iPad users at a quicker rate than iOS 11

01/02/2019, 03:01 pm

Released in September, iOS 12 is now on 78 percent of all iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches shipped in the past four years, Apple said in updated stats for developers.

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2018 Year in Review: The most popular stories in 2018 as chosen by the AppleInsider audience

12/31/2018, 12:12 pm

Day in and day out, a lot of you come by and read what we've written about. Here are the stories that you guys -- and some passers-by -- read the most in 2018.

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How to keep your iPhone safe while celebrating New Year's Eve

12/31/2018, 11:12 am

Large public gatherings, like New Year's Eve celebrations, are also a prime target for pickpockets and other criminals who could steal your iPhone, or simply for it to be lost amid the festivities. AppleInsider offers some advice to keep your smartphone safe when you are ringing in the new year.

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Tips: How to use Apple's eSIM technology in the iPhone XR or iPhone XS with GigSky

12/30/2018, 11:12 am

As carriers continue to add support for Apple's eSIM technology, using apps from the App Store to get the second number set up is also an option. AppleInsider walks you through how to use the Gigsky app to start using eSIM without having to shlep to a carrier's local store.

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Apple Watch, iMac Pro, and iPhones - our favorite video efforts of 2018

12/27/2018, 11:12 am

The AppleInsider video team comes together to round up our favorite video endeavors that we debuted throughout 2018 encompassing reviews, comparisons, tutorials, and features.

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Apple issues second release of iOS 12.1.2

12/20/2018, 02:12 pm

Apple has released a second build of iOS 12.1.2 to the public, replacing the first version that shipped just three days ago, though it is unclear exactly why a re-release of the iPhone-only update is being provided.

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Top five new AR games for your iPhone or iPad

12/20/2018, 11:12 am

Augmented reality gaming using ARKit is in its second year on iOS, and developers are getting the hang of creating games using Apple's framework. AppleInsider takes a look at some of the top AR games that iPhone and iPad owners should try out on their mobile devices.

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