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2019

Compared: Brydge Pro vs Logitech Slim Folio Pro

Saturday June 22, 2019

Third-party keyboards are really popular for the 2018 iPad Pros, and one of the best selling keyboards are the Brydge Pro and Logitech Slim Folio Pro. Both of these keyboards are available for the 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro. Let's compare and see which one is best for what type of user.

ICYMI: M&D headphones, ROLI keyboard, new Ring cams & more

Saturday June 22, 2019

Each week, there are a ton of great products that get released that we don't have time to cover. Here are our top picks for new gear from the last seven days you should check out.

Apple Pay rolls out to Greece, Portugal, Slovakia on Wednesday

Saturday June 22, 2019

Apple Pay will be going live in a number of European markets on Wednesday, according to local reports, with expansion into Slovakia, Greece, and Portugal expected to occur on the same day via a variety of local partner financial institutions.

Apple warning customers that App Store gift cards can't pay income taxes

Saturday June 22, 2019

Apple is now warning customers up front that iTunes gift cards, in fact, cannot be used to pay taxes as number of fraud calls ramp up.

'Executive review board' has final say on controversial App Store titles

Friday June 21, 2019

Each week, an "executive review board" led by Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller meets to decide the fate of controversial App Store submissions, a report revealed on Friday.

Gallium Nitride chargers: What they are, and why they're great

Friday June 21, 2019

Chargers using gallium nitride are starting to enter the market, capable of delivering high quantities of power to devices while staying a reasonable size, and even taking up less space than conventional chargers. AppleInsider explains what's changed in chargers, and how it can help redefine the accessory industry.

Photos of Apple Card showcase design, weight, and packaging

Friday June 21, 2019

An unnamed source has shared images of their Apple Card used for beta testing, showing off the card's packaging as well as its weight.

Weekend deals: Apple AirPods, iPad Pros, HomePods on sale

Friday June 21, 2019

Apple Authorized Resellers Amazon, Adorama and B&H Photo have issued new markdowns on Apple hardware and accessories, delivering some of the lowest prices ever. From price drops on HomePods and 2019 AirPods, to triple-digit -- and even quadruple-digit -- markdowns on MacBook Pros and iPad Pros, many of these deals have limited quantities available.

Review: Synology DS419slim is a versatile NAS in a compact size

Friday June 21, 2019

Synology has released a new network attached storage device -- the DS419slim. With its compact size and big performance, it is a great all-around NAS for the beginner or pro.

Samsung asks Apple for compensation on missed OLED order minimums

Friday June 21, 2019

Samsung has asked Apple to pay a penalty for not buying enough iPhone displays, hoping to recoup losses from missed manufacturing goals.

Apple publicly acknowledges contributors to iCloud

Friday June 21, 2019

Apple has published an extensive list of third-party software that it's been using in the making and running of its iCloud service, including contributions from Google and Facebook.

Editorial: Apple's move to ARM is possible because most users want power more than compatibility

Friday June 21, 2019

What was once at least a concern and often the barrier that stopped Mac sales, cross-platform software compatibility is now mostly irrelevant to the wider user base -- and we all stand to benefit.

Foxconn founder urges Apple to move iPhone & Mac production out of China

Friday June 21, 2019

Terry Gou, Foxconn's founder, has asked Apple to move production plants out of China and into neighboring Taiwan, in hopes of avoiding tariffs imposed by the Trump administration.

Apple macOS Catalina, Catalyst, and SwiftUI excitement, on the AppleInsider Podcast

Friday June 21, 2019

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, William and Victor enthuse about Affinity Publisher, the newest desktop publishing app from Serif Labs. And while Kano PC partners with Microsoft to take on the iPad in education, Jamf reports that people in the workplace strongly prefer Macs to PCs.

Qualcomm uses evidence from settled Apple case in bid to stay antitrust ruling

Thursday June 20, 2019

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Thursday formally objected to a Qualcomm court filing containing internal Apple documents aired in a separate lawsuit, evidence the chipmaker is attempting to leverage as it seeks to delay enforcement of a recent antitrust ruling.

Amazon drops Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case to $179

Thursday June 20, 2019

In what is the most aggressive discount we've seen on Apple's new AirPods with Wireless Charging Case, Amazon is knocking $20 off instantly, with free Prime shipping and inventory in stock and ready to ship.

iPad wins again, Google cancels upcoming tablet products

Thursday June 20, 2019

Google is officially abandoning its tablet efforts, including two unannounced devices, a spokesperson revealed on Thursday.

Bipartisan 'Stopping Bad Robocalls Act' emerges at US House

Thursday June 20, 2019

The Democratic and Republican leaders of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee have introduced a new compromise bill, the "Stopping Bad Robocalls Act," joining other government efforts to halt the tide of unwanted spam calls.

Chrome causing Final Cut Pro X to slow down, freeze, and crash

Thursday June 20, 2019

Chrome is causing Final Cut Pro X to become unresponsive and crash for some users by hogging video encoding frameworks, a noted video editor has claimed on Twitter.

Apple issues security software update for 802.11n AirPort Base Station

Thursday June 20, 2019

Apple has issued a security update for the 802.11n AirPort Base Station and Time Capsule units, the first one in over a year and a half.