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2019

What to expect from Apple's second quarter earnings report on Tuesday evening

Monday April 29, 2019

Apple's March-quarter financial results are set to be released on Tuesday, and all eyes are on what Apple will say -- or won't say -- about iPhone sales volumes. Here's what observers of the iPhone maker anticipate Apple will reveal.

New price drop: $999 MacBook Pros, plus $249 iPads, $600 off MacBooks [u]

Monday April 29, 2019

As April winds down, deals on Apple Macs and iPads are still going strong. Save $80 on 9.7-inch iPads at Amazon while supplies last. Or opt for a high-end 12-inch MacBook with 512GB SSD while it's $600 off, the lowest price ever. MacBook Pros are also $300 off for a limited time, with prices starting at just $999.99.

Apple says it removed parental control apps because they posed privacy risk

Monday April 29, 2019

Apple on Sunday issued a formal response to a New York Times report that implied the company removed a number of parental control apps from the App Store to quash competition, saying the titles in question posed a threat to user security.

Editorial: Will Apple's 1990's 'Golden Age' collapse repeat itself?

Sunday April 28, 2019

Once, long ago, Apple Computer, Inc. commissioned a new headquarters in Northern California just as it began losing its position as a leader in personal computing tech in the early '90s. Could history repeat itself in our modern era?

Apple hired away Intel's 5G modem lead just prior to Qualcomm settlement

Sunday April 28, 2019

Intel's departure from the 5G modem business may have been dictated not just by Apple's settlement with Qualcomm, but its reported poaching of Intel's lead 5G modem developer earlier in 2019.

How to decide if investing in a big Homekit setup is right for you

Sunday April 28, 2019

Apple's HomeKit is growing, and there is now a range of smart devices for every function. Yet there are both potential savings and hidden costs that will make or break your decision on whether to invest. Plus, HomeKit is still more complicated than it should be.

Purged screen time monitoring apps misused enterprise tools, Schiller says

Sunday April 28, 2019

A critical New York Times report on Saturday suggested Apple culls screen time monitoring apps that compete similar first-party features built into iOS. In response, SVP of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller said the titles in question abuse a device management technology designed for enterprise users.

Apple Card vs Amazon Prime Rewards Visa: which credit card offers the most cash back and best perks?

Saturday April 27, 2019

Apple is being praised for disrupting the credit card industry with its forthcoming Apple Card, but Amazon is already offering a lot of the same benefits -- and you even get a metal credit card from them, too. AppleInsider breaks the two down.

Deals: Apple's latest MacBook Air drops to $999, plus $899 MacBooks and $300 to $500 off 2018 MacBook Pros

Saturday April 27, 2019

These top deals are back, but only while supplies last. Grab Apple's latest MacBook Air for $999 after a $200 markdown, just in time for Mother's Day. Or pick up a 12-inch MacBook for $899 after a $400 price drop. Meanwhile, Apple's high-end 15-inch MacBook Pro is on sale for $2,299, a $500 discount and the lowest price ever recorded for the upgraded model.

Apple amping up purges of apps that are similar to iOS 12 Screen Time

Saturday April 27, 2019

Apple has eliminated 11 of the 17 most popular screen time monitoring and parental control apps from the App Store, and has done so with increasing frequency since it launched its own monitoring tool, Screen Time, in iOS 12.

iPhone XR sequel might gain twin-lens rear camera in 2019

Friday April 26, 2019

Rumors suggest Apple's iPhone XR follow-up will upgrade to a dual-lens rear camera in 2019, potentially delivering the company's advanced photographic technology to an entry-level smartphone model for the first time.

Apple contemplated buying parts of Intel's cellular modem business to speed up 5G

Friday April 26, 2019

Apple was indeed in talks about potentially buying portions of Intel's cellular modem business in order to speed up its own internal modem development, a report claimed on Friday.

August halts sales of flawed View doorbell, promises fixed version 'in the near future'

Friday April 26, 2019

August on Friday announced a surprise halt to sales of its iPhone-connected, battery-powered View doorbell, saying it will return sometime "in the near future" after connectivity problems are solved.

Apple's AirPods 2 -- One month later

Friday April 26, 2019

The AirPods are a now-iconic piece of tech that finally received a long-awaited update just weeks ago. AppleInsider has now spent a month jamming out to Apple's wireless earbuds, to see if the upgrade truly was worth the wait.

Hands on: 5.11's rugged, Mac- & iPad-capable AMP24 backpack

Friday April 26, 2019

Many backpacks are roomy enough to carry MacBooks and iPads, but if you're looking for something tougher we recently stumbled across 5.11's lineup, including the AMP24.

'iPhone XI,' 'iPhone XI Max' renders suggest little difference from iPhone XS family other than camera

Friday April 26, 2019

Renders of Apple's alleged "iPhone XI" and "XI Max" designs compared to the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max don't demonstrate a lot of design differences, other than that three-lens camera protrusion.

How to make an Apple News replacement with the new Reeder 4 app

Friday April 26, 2019

You can't match the specific titles and print magazine selection that Apple News+ has, but you can beat the price and you can have an excellent reading experience. The newly-updated Reeder 4 app gets you a tremendous combination of quick news updates and longer, more entertaining reading for when you just want a good browse.

Apple's first-gen 12.9-inch iPad Pro is $459 today only, the cheapest price we've seen

Friday April 26, 2019

Amazon-owned Woot is having a flash sale on 12.9-inch iPad Pros this Friday, with first-gen refurbished models priced as low as $459.99 today only (and savings up to $340 off).

Mouse support for iOS possibly, next-day MacBook Pro keyboard repairs, and more on the AppleInsider Podcast

Friday April 26, 2019

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, William and Victor talk about rumors of mouse and trackpad support on iPads, Apple's speeding up keyboard repairs, and Victor goes to Moogfest where he learns about Focal headphones and Sensel Morph, a multi-touch input device.

Struggling iPhone sales & muted Services predicted for Apple's earnings

Friday April 26, 2019

Analysts at Cowen have cast doubt on the possibility a return to form for iPhone shipments will take place in this quarter, as well as for the foreseeable future, and while Services will provide a reliable high point in Apple's upcoming financial results, it may not be as much of a highlight as investors may think.