Get the Lowest Prices anywhere on Macs, iPads and Apple Watches: Apple Price Guides updated November 12th
 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Walmart customers can use Siri to place online orders with their voice

Walmart customers can use Siri to place online orders with their voice

Walmart this week announced a new partnership with Apple that integrates the retailer's Voice Order technology with Apple's Siri virtual assistant, granting customers the option of shopping via voice command.

0 comments

Tim Cook, President Trump to tour Apple's Texas manufacturing facilities

Tim Cook, President Trump to tour Apple's Texas manufacturing facilities

Apple CEO Tim Cook and President Donald Trump are expected to take a tour of Apple's Texas facilities, with the visit designed to shine a light on companies that create and keep jobs in the U.S.

0 comments

HBO ex-CEO Richard Plepler negotiating Apple TV+ content deal

HBO ex-CEO Richard Plepler negotiating Apple TV+ content deal

Apple appears to be on the cusp of signing an Apple TV+ content deal with RLP & Company, helmed by former HBO chief executive Richard Plepler.

1 comment

On its own, AirPods could be a $175 billion enterprise

On its own, AirPods could be a $175 billion enterprise

If a private company was performing the way Apple's AirPods are in terms of rapid sales growth in units and revenues with strong margins, it could be valued at $175 billion next year, making it the 32nd largest company in the U.S.

16 comments

Apple predicted to launch 16-inch MacBook Pro this week

Apple predicted to launch 16-inch MacBook Pro this week

Apple is again predicted to launch the 16-inch MacBook Pro very soon, possibly Wednesday, with reports claiming the company has started to brief members of the media.

28 comments

These are the best early Apple Black Friday deals going on right now

These are the best early Apple Black Friday deals going on right now

Shoppers looking to save money on Apple products don't have to wait until Black Friday to pick up the lowest prices of the year on many devices. Get a head start on holiday shopping with these early Apple Black Friday deals going on now, with markdowns on AirPods 2, MacBook Pros, iMacs, new iPads for $299, the Apple Pencil and much more.

'Minecraft Earth' early access now available in the US

'Minecraft Earth' early access now available in the US

Microsoft's augmented reality 'Minecraft Earth' is now available to play in early access in the United States, letting you build with your friends on your iPhone or iPad in the real world.

1 comment

Facebook Pay launched to challenge Apple Pay for mobile payment supremacy

Facebook Pay launched to challenge Apple Pay for mobile payment supremacy

Social media giant Facebook is rolling out a payment method like Apple Pay to allow users to buy products or services, donate to charity, and send money to each other.

19 comments

VideoAll the ways iOS 13 makes AirPods, AirPods Pro, and Beats headphones even better

All the ways iOS 13 makes AirPods, AirPods Pro, and Beats headphones even better

AirPods are extremely popular and Apple continues to update them and make them better by introducing features in iOS. Let's go through all the ways that iOS 13 — and the subsequent updates — have made them even better.

1 comment

Second betas for iOS 13.3, iPadOS 13.3, tvOS 13.3, watchOS 6.1.1 out now [u]

Second betas for iOS 13.3, iPadOS 13.3, tvOS 13.3, watchOS 6.1.1 out now [u]

Apple is on its second round of betas of iOS 13.3, iPadOS 13.3, tvOS 13.3, and watchOS 6.1.1, with new builds now available for developers to test including support for hardware security keys in Safari.

0 comments

EditorialEditorial: How Steve Jobs' 'Thoughts On Flash' gave iPad a head start in tablets

Editorial: How Steve Jobs' 'Thoughts On Flash' gave iPad a head start in tablets

In 2010, Steve Jobs detailed why Apple would not be investing any efforts to make Adobe Flash run on iPad. Rather than agreeing, Apple's competitors seized on Flash as something they could hold up as an exclusive feature that Apple's iOS products lacked. That strategy backfired badly.

10 comments

Giveaway: Enter to win a free pair of Apple AirPods Pro

Giveaway: Enter to win a free pair of Apple AirPods Pro

Now through November 26, those of you who follow AppleInsider on Twitter will have a chance to win a pair of Apple AirPods Pro, valued at $249.

1 comment

100% of Fortune 500 companies are using Apple products

100% of Fortune 500 companies are using Apple products

During the annual Jamf Nation User Conference, Apple's Jeremy Butcher took the stage to talk on Apple's commitment to education and enterprise users, boasting large gains in both programs.

19 comments

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.

IBM's 200,000 Macs have made a happier, more productive workforce

IBM's 200,000 Macs have made a happier, more productive workforce

IBM has published its latest study focusing on the benefits of Apple products in enterprise, and has found that a fleet of over 200,000 Macs leads to far lower support costs, smaller numbers of support staff, and happier employees versus a Windows deployment.

28 comments

Jamf enhances managed device tool suite to boost iPhone & Mac security

Jamf enhances managed device tool suite to boost iPhone & Mac security

Jamf kicked off its annual user conference in Minneapolis with a flurry of new announcements and features for its expansive product lineup of software to help large and small organizations manage their fleet of Macs and iOS devices.

1 comment

Apple Car could borrow TrueTone tech to balance internal lighting

Apple Car could borrow TrueTone tech to balance internal lighting

An Apple-produced car under 'Project Titan' could include an lighting system that keeps the light inside the vehicle as even as possible throughout a journey, such as changes by cloud movements and traveling through a tunnel, by borrowing the core concept of the iPad Pro's TrueTone technology.

23 comments

ReviewPlugable Thunderbolt 3 NVMe SSD review: Just as fast as your MacBook Pro storage

Plugable Thunderbolt 3 NVMe SSD review: Just as fast as your MacBook Pro storage

The Plugable Thunderbolt 3 NVMe External SSD is an easily portable NMVe solid state drive with blazing fast speeds that launched today — and we've been using one for about two weeks.

24 comments

ReviewReview: Master & Dynamic MH40 wireless reissue — back to what started it all

Review: Master & Dynamic MH40 wireless reissue — back to what started it all

New York audio firm Master & Dynamic is celebrating its fifth anniversary by updating and re-releasing its very first headphones, the famous MH40. Here's what was special about them then, what's been added now — and whether you should buy the new ones.

1 comment

Facebook app accesses iPhone camera without user's knowledge

Facebook app accesses iPhone camera without user's knowledge

Facebook is misusing the camera on the iPhone, with the app turning it on while users view their feed for reasons unknown.

36 comments

FeatureApple TV+ versus Disney+ compared — the streaming wars escalate

Apple TV+ versus Disney+ compared — the streaming wars escalate

The next phase of the streaming wars is upon us. On November 12, Disney+ launched with an overwhelming catalog of content. Here's how it stacks up to Apple TV+.

76 comments

Apple TV+ show 'Truth Be Told' launches with Hollywood premiere

Apple TV+ show 'Truth Be Told' launches with Hollywood premiere

The new drama series was unveiled at a screening in Hollywood, with stars including Octavia Spencer and executive producer Reese Witherspoon, ahead of its Apple TV+ release on December 6.

0 comments

Disney+ has officially launched, here's how to sign up for the service

Disney+ has officially launched, here's how to sign up for the service

Disney+ has launched, bringing Disney's nearly century-long catalog of content to subscribers of the service. Here's where you can sign up, as well as what you can expect.

10 comments

Monday, November 11, 2019

Goldman Sachs will reevaluate Apple Card credit line limits after claims of gender bias

Goldman Sachs will reevaluate Apple Card credit line limits after claims of gender bias

Responding to claims that a gender bias is instituted when processing Apple Card applications, Apple banking partner Goldman Sachs on Monday said it is prepared to reevaluate credit lines for customers who expected higher limits.

44 comments

New 3D sensor to reportedly power AR in iPad in 2020, headset as soon as 2021

New 3D sensor to reportedly power AR in iPad in 2020, headset as soon as 2021

Apple is working on new 3D sensor hardware that will power augmented reality applications in iPad next year, according to a report on Monday, with the technology slated to land in a long-rumored headset in 2021 or 2022.

1 comment

Apple TV+ current and unscripted chief Kim Rozenfeld steps down

Apple TV+ current and unscripted chief Kim Rozenfeld steps down

Apple's head of current programming and unscripted shows Kim Rozenfeld is leaving the position just weeks after the launch of Apple TV+, but the executive will still be working with the iPhone maker via a first-look deal with his own production company.

20 comments

Amazon, B&H issue steep early Black Friday deals on MacBook Pros

Amazon, B&H issue steep early Black Friday deals on MacBook Pros

After selling out at the discounted price last week, Amazon and B&H have reissued the $300 markdown on Apple's latest 15-inch MacBook Pro, bringing the price down to $2,099 while supplies last. Or pick up an upgraded Core i9 model for just $2,499, also $300 off for a limited time.

Hands-OnHands on: Linksys Aware is a useful software feature for the Velop router

Hands on: Linksys Aware is a useful software feature for the Velop router

The Linksys Velop line has been a go-to mesh router recommendation, but recently it has become even more useful with the addition of Linksys Aware, an add-on security service that allows your routers to monitor for motion in your home.

1 comment

VideoReview: iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max one month later

Review: iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max one month later

Apple's iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max were released just over a month ago. Here's what all three of Apple's newest iPhones are really like after intensive, daily, real-world use.

20 comments

'Apple Watch Series 6' expected to have better waterproofing, wireless connectivity

'Apple Watch Series 6' expected to have better waterproofing, wireless connectivity

Work on the "Apple Watch Series 6" is already underway, with Ming-Chi Kuo expecting the new model to have faster wireless connectivity, better performance, and be more water resistant.

31 comments

Veterans using Healium app on iPhone to combat anxiety

Veterans using Healium app on iPhone to combat anxiety

On Veterans Day, Apple is highlighting the use of the iPhone and augmented reality to ease stress in returning service members, and those on active duty.

2 comments

Apple plans to release AR Headset by 2022, Glasses by 2023

Apple plans to release AR Headset by 2022, Glasses by 2023

In a highly uncharacteristic move, Apple last month is said to have briefed a larger group of employees on its plans to release an Augmented Reality (AR) headset by the year 2022 and a pair of more sophisticated AR glasses the following year.

23 comments

Red prevails over Apple in Rawcode patent challenge

Red prevails over Apple in Rawcode patent challenge

Apple's request for a review of a patent owned by high-performance camera maker Red relating to Rawcode RAW has failed, and Red claims that its relationship with Apple is stronger than ever.

5 comments

EditorialEditorial: Steve Jobs shared secrets of Apple's iPad but nobody listened

Editorial: Steve Jobs shared secrets of Apple's iPad but nobody listened

Before he passed away, Steve Jobs uncharacteristically shared some strategic insights in public on what would make tablets successful. Rather than the rest of the industry benefiting from his observations, critics and competitors insisted he was wrong and set out to prove it.

39 comments

Goldman Sachs denies claims of Apple Card gender bias

Goldman Sachs denies claims of Apple Card gender bias

Following accusations that married couples are seeing different credit ratings in their Apple Card applications, bank Goldman Sachs has issued a statement saying all scores are individually calculated.

79 comments

Sunday, November 10, 2019

TipsHow to replace lost tips for AirPods Pro and service other issues

How to replace lost tips for AirPods Pro and service other issues

If you lose one of your AirPods Pro silicone tips, or one of the earbuds itself, there are ways to get replacements without shelling out for an entirely new set. Here's how to get that replacement tip for the AirPods Pro, or replace an earbud, or even the charging case.

8 comments

FeatureHow Steve Jobs saved Apple with the online Apple Store

How Steve Jobs saved Apple with the online Apple Store

Alongside the return of Steve Jobs and advent of the iMac and iPod, Apple's first online store officially opened for business on November 10, 1997 and went on to play a crucial role in the company's survival and resurgence.

13 comments

ReviewReview: Seagate Backup Plus Portable isn't fancy, but will get the job done

Review: Seagate Backup Plus Portable isn't fancy, but will get the job done

As we move into an area with higher resolution photos and 4K video, storage is more important than ever. We check out the 2019 Seagate Backup Plus Portable external HDD to see if it is up to everyday tasking in the home or office.

10 comments

Saturday, November 09, 2019

Mac Pro spotted in DJ Calvin Harris' studio ahead of launch

Mac Pro spotted in DJ Calvin Harris' studio ahead of launch

While we still don't have any hard dates on the release of the Mac Pro, there has been one spotted in the wild — at the studio of DJ and producer Calvin Harris.

32 comments