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Friday, December 13, 2019

VideoNo, Apple's new Mac Pro isn't overpriced

No, Apple's new Mac Pro isn't overpriced

That $53,000 for the Mac Pro on the high-end is a lot of money for a computer, but there will be buyers. There doesn't seem to be a lot of discussion about the lower, more practical, workstation price points — which are common to Windows workstations too.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Twelve South sale on Amazon knocks up to 69% off AirPods, Apple Watch, Mac & iPhone accessories

Twelve South sale on Amazon knocks up to 69% off AirPods, Apple Watch, Mac & iPhone accessories

Amazon is running a holiday sale on Twelve South accessories for Apple products, with bonus savings on a variety of cases, chargers and stands for Apple AirPods, iPhones, iPads, MacBooks, iMacs and Apple Watches.

Review: POW Audio's Una X is a portable, collapsible wireless party speaker

Review: POW Audio's Una X is a portable, collapsible wireless party speaker

POW Audio gave us a chance to take a look at their brand new Una X, an expandable, omnidirectional Bluetooth speaker designed to fit comfortably in a bag so you can take the party with you.

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Friday, December 13, 2019

It's back: 2020 Mac app bundle with Parallels Desktop 15 plus 12 more apps just $48

It's back: 2020 Mac app bundle with Parallels Desktop 15 plus 12 more apps just $48

Back by popular demand! Mac users who need to run Windows applications within macOS can take advantage of a deal on Parallels Desktop 15, with the virtualization software available as part of the 2020 Limited-Edition Mac Bundle that's just $48 with coupon.

ExclusiveHoliday deals: Save $150 to $438 on every Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro

Holiday deals: Save $150 to $438 on every Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro

Extended by popular demand! Apple authorized resellers have extended record-breaking discounts on Apple's brand-new 16-inch MacBook Pro for the holidays, delivering cash savings of up to $438 off every model, including loaded Core i9 systems, via instant rebates and exclusive coupons. Find out how to save hundreds of dollars and grab the lowest prices on the ultimate Apple gift for family and friends.

US lawmaker asks Apple if it requires apps like TikTok to disclose foreign affiliation

US lawmaker asks Apple if it requires apps like TikTok to disclose foreign affiliation

As the U.S. government scrutinizes big tech over potential data security concerns involving China and Russia, the chair of a congressional panel on Friday asked Apple and Google if they require mobile app developers to disclose foreign ties.

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AAPL analysts spar over state of Chinese iPhone sales

AAPL analysts spar over state of Chinese iPhone sales

China, the world's largest smartphone market, has been nothing short of a moving target for Apple. A salvo of shots fired by top analysts this week only evidences one thing: the only near-term certainty with Apple and China may be more uncertainty.

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Save thousands on 2019 Mac Pro RAM with DIY upgrade

Save thousands on 2019 Mac Pro RAM with DIY upgrade

The new Mac Pro can hold up to 1.5 terabytes of memory, but paying Apple's prices for more RAM from the base amount at the time of order can add up to $25,000 to the cost of the workstation. AppleInsider offers some aftermarket upgrades as cheaper alternatives to boost the memory capacity of your new 2019 Mac Pro with a quick DIY upgrade.

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Apple's AC Wellness offering free genetic testing to employees

Apple's AC Wellness offering free genetic testing to employees

Apple employees based in Silicon Valley are able to have genetic tests performed for free via the company's AC Wellness clinics, through a partnership with Color Genomics, in what may be a pilot program for the iPhone maker's healthcare project.

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Pro Display XDR works on iMac Pro at 5K, not 6K

Pro Display XDR works on iMac Pro at 5K, not 6K

Apple's Pro Display XDR offers a high 6K resolution for the Mac Pro and select Mac and MacBook models, but users of the iMac Pro are only able to use the professional-level monitor at a lower 5K resolution.

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AT&T starts actual 5G rollout in ten markets — but without mmWave

AT&T starts actual 5G rollout in ten markets — but without mmWave

AT&T has started the rollout of its 5G mobile network, with the carrier making the low-band version of the technology available to use in ten markets across the United States - but it can currently only be used with one smartphone model.

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FeatureApple's Mac Pro, iOS 13.3, encryption backdoors on the AppleInsider Podcast

Apple's Mac Pro, iOS 13.3, encryption backdoors on the AppleInsider Podcast

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Victor and William talk about password managers, the Feds threatening encryption backdoors, Apple Card iPhone installments, and unsurprisingly the Mac Pro.

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Tim Cook's international tour continues with developer visit in Thailand

Tim Cook's international tour continues with developer visit in Thailand

Continuing his international tour, Tim Cook has landed in Thailand, taking in the sights of the Chao Phraya River and Wat Arun, as well as visiting schoolchildren learning from Apple's Everyone, Can Create curriculum, and speaking to WWDC scholarship winners.

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Cellular support for Apple Watch finally arrives in New Zealand

Cellular support for Apple Watch finally arrives in New Zealand

After years of missing out, New Zealanders are finally able to take advantage of the cellular Apple Watch after the country's first carrier to offer eSIM support takes the service live.

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Apple Arcade introduces 'Ultimate Rivals' hockey game featuring sports all-stars

Apple Arcade introduces 'Ultimate Rivals' hockey game featuring sports all-stars

Apple on Thursday debuted "Ultimate Rivals: The Rink," the first in a series of mash-up games that convenes all-star athletes from a wide range of popular professional sports, and eras, under one officially licensed title.

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Apple avoids iPhone, iPad and Mac tariff as US and China strike trade deal

Apple avoids iPhone, iPad and Mac tariff as US and China strike trade deal

Fears of a pending iPhone import tax were assuaged on Thursday as President Trump signed a limited trade deal with China that draws back existing tariffs and cancels a new round of levies set to go into effect on Sunday.

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Apple sued over iMessage support for SMS embedded links

Apple sued over iMessage support for SMS embedded links

Apple on Thursday became the latest target in a series of patent infringement lawsuits leveled by non-practicing Hypertext Technologies, which is leveraging a single piece of IP covering what is ostensibly widely employed embedded SMS clickable link technology.

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ExclusiveNomad discounts Apple Watch, AirPods, iPhone accessories for the holidays

Nomad discounts Apple Watch, AirPods, iPhone accessories for the holidays

Available exclusively for AppleInsider readers, premium accessory maker Nomad is knocking 15% off full price and in stock items with coupon. Snap up Nomad's highly regarded wireless chargers for Apple's iPhone, AirPods and Apple Watch before the holiday rush — or outfit your Mac setup with sleek, high-quality cables for a seamless cross-device solution.

Apple's new Communication Limits parental control feature bypassed by bug

Apple's new Communication Limits parental control feature bypassed by bug

Apple this week rolled out new parental control features as part of iOS 13.3, but one of the most touted, Communication Limits, is easily defeated thanks to what appears to be a bug related to iCloud syncing.

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'Robust' holiday season for AirPods Pro & iPhone 11 will return Apple to growth

'Robust' holiday season for AirPods Pro & iPhone 11 will return Apple to growth

High demand for Apple's flagship AirPods Pro and better than expected sales of the iPhone 11 in China are leading the charge in the holiday quarter, with one investment company setting a target price for Apple stock of $305.

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Apple acquires machine learning startup to improve iPhone photos

Apple acquires machine learning startup to improve iPhone photos

According to a report on Thursday, Apple recently acquired Spectral Edge, a UK-based startup focused on improving smartphone photography through machine learning technology.

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BofA ups AAPL target to $290 amid China concerns, rising 5G expectations

BofA ups AAPL target to $290 amid China concerns, rising 5G expectations

Despite mounting risks in mainland China, Bank of America Securities upped its price target another 7% on shares of Apple this week, saying the international roll out of 5G should help the company sustain consistent sales of over 200M iPhones over the next few years.

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Apple Watch so huge, it has eclipsed 'peak iPod'

Apple Watch so huge, it has eclipsed 'peak iPod'

With availability of Apple's AirPods Pros evaporating into the holiday shopping season driving up the entire wearables category for Apple, sales of the Apple Watch alone have eclipsed that of the company's iPod during its peak in popularity.

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Apple renews 'Little America' for a second season before series premiere

Apple renews 'Little America' for a second season before series premiere

Apple has renewed the heartfelt "Little America" for a second season before the series has even officially debuted.

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MacBook Airs are up to $500 off right now, grab them while you can

MacBook Airs are up to $500 off right now, grab them while you can

Holiday MacBook Air deals are hitting a fever pitch, with current and closeout models now up to $500 off while supplies last. Grab the lowest prices at B&H and Amazon with delivery by Christmas for a limited time only.

VideoEverything that has been said so far about Apple's 'iPhone SE 2'

Everything that has been said so far about Apple's 'iPhone SE 2'

As the year winds down, the rumors about the "iPhone SE 2" are heating up. Let's take a look at the latest rumors about it, and when we may see it finally come to market.

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Apple News will co-host 8th Democratic debate with ABC in February

Apple News will co-host 8th Democratic debate with ABC in February

Apple News will be taking part in the Democratic debates for the 2020 US election season, with Apple's service working with ABC to co-host the 8th Democratic debate on February 7, marking the first time Apple News has been involved in electoral proceedings at a high level.

Apple supplier Japan Display bailout talks could be worth $830M

Apple supplier Japan Display bailout talks could be worth $830M

Japan Display could receive another cash injection of up to 90 billion yen ($830 million), as part of an ongoing financial bailout effort to keep the Apple LCD — and possible OLED — supplier alive.

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Apple is working on holographic imaging to lighten its AR or VR smart glasses

Apple is working on holographic imaging to lighten its AR or VR smart glasses

Apple is advancing its work on optical waveguides and holographic image delivery, in part to lighten and shrink its future AR or VR headset.

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Apple accused of abusing DMCA in removal of online posts detailing iPhone hacks

Apple accused of abusing DMCA in removal of online posts detailing iPhone hacks

Security researchers are crying foul after Apple applied the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) to strike a tweet and potentially Reddit posts detailing iPhone hacks and device jailbreaking.

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ExclusiveLowest prices: Apple 16" MacBook Pro drops to $2,149; $300 off loaded model w/ 32GB RAM, 5500M 8GB GPU

Lowest prices: Apple 16

In celebration of the 2019 Mac Pro launch, Apple Authorized Reseller B&H is slashing prices on Apple's other new line — the 16-inch MacBook Pro. Pick up the standard model for just $2,149 ($250 off), or snap up a premium config boasting 32GB of memory and the line's most powerful 5500M 8GB graphics for $2,699, the lowest price anywhere.

Apple Pay with Express Transit arrives at Penn Station in New York City

Apple Pay with Express Transit arrives at Penn Station in New York City

New York's Metro Transportation Authority continued a planned rollout of its Apple Pay Express Transit-compatible One Metro New York, or OMNY, system on Wednesday, expanding support to the busy hub at 34th St.-Penn Station.

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Tim Cook touches down in Singapore, visits students and game developers [u]

Tim Cook touches down in Singapore, visits students and game developers [u]

Apple CEO Tim Cook continued his Asia tour on Wednesday, with the executive taking to Twitter to chronicle his time in Singapore.

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'The Morning Show' racks up three Screen Actors Guild nominations

'The Morning Show' racks up three Screen Actors Guild nominations

AppleTV+ newsroom drama "The Morning Show" has been nominated twice for outstanding male actor and once for outstanding female actor by the Screen Actors Guild.

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Apple developing 'Powerbeats 4' with 'Hey, Siri' support

Apple developing 'Powerbeats 4' with 'Hey, Siri' support

Details within iOS 13.3 confirm Apple's plans for a "Powerbeats 4" which can be triggered using the "Hey, Siri" phrase, as with AirPods and AirPods Pro.

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Gifts for her: these top-rated holiday gifts are perfect for Apple fans

Gifts for her: these top-rated holiday gifts are perfect for Apple fans

Finding the perfect gift for that special someone can be especially tough if they already have the latest devices. We've rounded up a variety of gift ideas that appeal to pet lovers, fitness enthusiasts, smart home gurus and photography buffs that are great for Mac and iOS users.

VideoHere are all the big new features & changes in iOS 13.3 & iPadOS 13.3

Here are all the big new features & changes in iOS 13.3 & iPadOS 13.3

The latest updates to iOS and iPadOS are here, and both have a slew of new features and changes users will appreciate. Here is everything we've spotted so far in iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 for iPhone and iPad.

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Apple engineers reveal how they prevent Mac Pro overheating

Apple engineers reveal how they prevent Mac Pro overheating

Apple's new Mac Pro is the most powerful Mac ever made, and with that power comes extreme heat. To make the Mac Pro and the Pro Display XDR function, Apple engineers had to find new ways to handle those temperatures and keep the machine quiet.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Apple details how to install Mac Pro parts, upgrade RAM and more

Apple details how to install Mac Pro parts, upgrade RAM and more

Following a start to Mac Pro sales, Apple on Tuesday revamped a dedicated support webpage with new informational assets covering a range of Mac Pro-related topics including the upgrade of system memory, installation of PCIe cards and more.

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