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2019

Netflix will not offer programming on Apple TV service

Monday March 18, 2019

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings on Monday confirmed his company will not sell subscriptions or offer existing content to customers through an Apple branded video streaming service expected for unveiling on March 25.

California reintroduces 'Right to Repair' bill after previous effort failed

Monday March 18, 2019

After a failed attempt in 2018, California lawmakers will again hear arguments for the institution of so-called "right to repair" legislation that would compel electronics makers to provide repair manuals, tools, parts and other related material to consumers and independent repair outlets.

Apple ceases iOS 12.1.3 code signing following iOS 12.1.4 release

Monday March 18, 2019

Apple on Monday stopped signing iOS 12.1.3 code after the release of iOS 12.1.4, a routine process that ensures iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners are running the latest version of the operating system.

Quicken Loans Arena fans use Apple Business Chat to buy drinks at their seats

Monday March 18, 2019

Apple Business Chat adoption continues to grow at a slow but steady rate, with Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena and stadium food vendor Aramark the latest to adopt the technology in a system that allows iPhone-toting customers to order drinks from the comfort of their seats.

Apple's 2019 iPad Air, iPad mini support Logitech's Crayon stylus

Monday March 18, 2019

2019 iPad Air and mini models do support the Crayon, Logitech's cheaper alternative to the Apple Pencil, according to Apple.

Benchmark pegs unspecified 2019 iPad at 2.49GHz with 3GB of RAM

Monday March 18, 2019

Hot on the heels of Apple's 2019 iPad Air and Mini announcements, a Geekbench ranking has appeared for one of the tablets -- though it's uncertain which.

Boeing 737 Max pilots didn't have flight simulators, and trained on iPads instead

Monday March 18, 2019

The nature of how pilots are trained has received scrutiny following two crashes of the Boeing 737 Max in a five month period, with a report revealing pilots were given two hours of tuition on an iPad about the aircraft, rather than using the more conventional flight simulators.

Apple Watch forecast to hit 27.5 percent of all smartwatches by 2023

Monday March 18, 2019

The Apple Watch has become so popular as a wearable that it could account for 27.5 percent of all smartwatches of any kind in 2023, research firm IDC argued on Monday.

Old cases won't fit the new iPad mini and iPad Air without compromises

Monday March 18, 2019

There's a few things you should know about the new iPad mini and iPad Air that may make buying a new protective case a better idea instead of using an old one.

iPad, iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad Pro: How to choose the best iPad for your needs and budget

Monday March 18, 2019

Apple has introduced new versions of the iPad Air and the iPad mini, plus it's removed one of the iPad Pros. This leaves the lineup ranging from $329 to $999 for the just the base models, but it's also made the buying decision a little more involved. AppleInsider explains how to balance getting the most features for your budget.

Apple deploys sixth developer betas of iOS 12.2, tvOS 12.2, watchOS 5.2, and macOS 10.14.4

Monday March 18, 2019

Apple is quickening the release schedule for its developer betas, with the sixth beta versions of iOS 12.2, tvOS 12.2, watchOS 5.2, and macOS 10.14.4 available to download for testing.

LG preps AirPlay 2- & HomeKit-compatible Nano TVs, launching in April

Monday March 18, 2019

Building on top of recently-announced OLED models, LG on Monday announced several new NanoCell LCD TVs compatible with Apple's AirPlay 2 and HomeKit standards.

Apple suppliers like Largan & TSMC turn elsewhere in wake of weak iPhone sales

Monday March 18, 2019

A number of Apple suppliers such as Largan and TSMC are diversifying orders amid declining iPhone sales, a supply chain report claimed on Monday.

Apple's well-known secrecy causing strife with Hollywood producers

Monday March 18, 2019

Apple's secrecy is once more causing unease with Hollywood regulars, who are griping about a lack of details regarding launch and marketing plans for the imminent TV service announcement.

Apple Watch takes countermeasures to prevent false Afib notifications

Monday March 18, 2019

It takes five incidents of detected atrial fibrillation -- Afib for short -- before an Apple Watch will actually alert its owner to the condition, Apple's VP of Health said on this weekend's publication of the Apple Heart Study, run in conjunction with Stanford Medicine.

Apple rolls out new Smart Covers for 2019 iPad Air & Mini models

Monday March 18, 2019

Capitalizing on the launch of new iPad Air and Mini tablets, Apple on Monday released matching Smart Covers in varying colors and materials.

Apple removes 10.5-inch iPad Pro from online store following iPad Air launch

Monday March 18, 2019

Apple has quietly retired the 10.5-inch version of the iPad Pro as part of its iPad shakeup, following the launch of the 10.5-inch iPad Air, a move that now leaves the 11-inch and 12.9-inch variants as the only two sizes of iPad Pro models available to purchase.

Apple may have as many as 11 shows ready to preview at March 25 event

Monday March 18, 2019

Of the shows Apple is expected to preview at March 25's press event, about 11 have either finished shooting are near the end, a report revealed this weekend.

Apple debuts 2019 iPad Air with A12 Bionic chip and enhanced 10.5-inch display

Monday March 18, 2019

Apple has revealed its latest iteration of the iPad of 2019 in the form of the iPad Air, with the latest version of the "budget" model retaining Touch ID and a specifications bump, but also seeing the signature 9.7-inch display changed for a 10.5-inch version.

Apple unveils 5th-gen iPad mini with Apple Pencil support, better Retina display

Monday March 18, 2019

Alongside the new iPad Air, Apple has finally updated the iPad mini with a new processor and Apple Pencil support.