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2019

US lawmakers urge Apple CEO Tim Cook to reinstate HKmap Live app

Friday October 18, 2019

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators and representatives have called for Apple to reinstate the controversial HKmap Live app, an iOS app allegedly relied upon by protestors in Hong Kong in their efforts against the Chinese government, by writing to Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Apple TV vs. Roku -- comparing the two best 4K set-top streamers

Friday October 18, 2019

In the age of streaming, set-top boxes are becoming more ubiquitous. AppleInsider compares two high-end titans in the industry -- the brand new 2019 Roku Ultra and the Apple TV 4K.

Review: Deebot 661 sweeps and mops your floors so you don't have to

Friday October 18, 2019

If you're looking for a good mid-range robotic vacuum to help keep your home clean, the Deebot 661 might be the perfect fit. This multi-purpose robot can both vacuum and mop your floors, giving you back more time in your day.

Apple has made it clear how you should wear your Apple Watch

Friday October 18, 2019

You don't need advice on how to wear any other watch, but Apple Watch comes with activity and health sensors that are affected by how you put it on, and Apple has now made it perfectly clear how it wants you to wear it.

Editorial: Mac Pro puts the pedal to Metal in Apple's race with Nvidia

Friday October 18, 2019

The new Mac Pro is a long-anticipated development for Apple's high end pro users, but it sure looks as if the company also created the machine for its own strategic benefit -- specifically to help make its Metal API become a dominant standard for GPU-intensive software. That could have big implications for Macs, iOS devices, and Apple GPUs going forward, with history providing some insight into why this matters.

Apple snaps up 'Fargo' writer Monica Beletsky in multi-year Apple TV+ deal

Friday October 18, 2019

Apple is continuing to fill out its catalog of content for its soon-to-launch Apple TV+ streaming service, with its latest move being a multi-year deal with 'Fargo' TV producer and screenwriter Monica Beletsky.

Images of 16-inch MacBook Pro reportedly in macOS Catalina 10.15.1 beta 2

Friday October 18, 2019

A reference to a "MacBook Pro 16,1" and images in the macOS Catalina 10.15.1 beta suggest that the long-rumored refresh and new size of the MacBook Pro is coming relatively soon.

Apple TV comes to Roku, and Ultra-Wideband location is on its way to us, on the AppleInsider Podcast

Friday October 18, 2019

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, William and Victor talk about Roku, Apple TV+, Disney+ and how Apple may be planning to use its latest patent about Ultra Wideband.

AMD Radeon RX 5700 works in macOS Catalina 10.15.1 beta 2

Friday October 18, 2019

Apple is extending its support of AMD GPUs to macOS Catalina, with the second developer beta for macOS 10.15.1 enabling Radeon RX5700 compatibility with the operating system, possibly as a first step ahead of support for the Mac Pro's Radeon Pro Vega II and Duo cards.

Ikea smart blinds make unexpected and limited US debut

Friday October 18, 2019

The 'Fyrtur' range of smart blinds from Ikea are appearing in a few US stores, despite the company's recent announcement of delays.

Apple said to launch noise-cancelling 'AirPods Pro' in October

Friday October 18, 2019

A report claims that Apple is set to introduce its third iteration of the wireless headphones as 'AirPods Pro,' which will be noise-cancelling and released at the end of October.

Apple TV+ to air complete first season of 'Dickinson' on Nov. 1

Friday October 18, 2019

Following the premiere of Apple TV+ original series "Dickinson" at St. Ann's Warehouse in Brooklyn on Thursday, Apple revealed the show's entire first season will be available from day one when the streaming service debuts on Nov. 1.

Cook discusses China investment, consumer rights, more with market regulator in Beijing

Thursday October 17, 2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook met with China's minister of the State Administration of Market Regulation on Thursday to discuss a range of topics including the company's growing investment in the region.

Apple CEO Tim Cook calls on Senate to pass immigration act

Thursday October 17, 2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook continued to push for immigration reform on Thursday, and in a tweet urged the U.S. Senate to pass legislation that aims to streamline the process for so-called "high-skilled" applicants.

Hidden Lightning connector found in Apple TV 4K ethernet port

Thursday October 17, 2019

A closer inspection of Apple TV 4K's internals reveals Apple's streaming box includes what appears to be Lightning connector terminals hidden in its ethernet port, potentially providing a direct path to critical system hardware.

Early access 'Minecraft Earth' for iOS opens in Iceland and New Zealand

Thursday October 17, 2019

'Minecraft Earth,' the iOS game bringing the popular block-based open-world building title to the real world, is now available to play in early access, with the rollout of the game starting in New Zealand and Iceland.

Apple releases second developer beta of macOS Catalina 10.15.1

Thursday October 17, 2019

Apple is now on its second try for the macOS Catalina 10.15.1 beta, with developers able to download the second build of the operating system update to their Mac or MacBook for testing.

How to keep your home's air clean and odor-free with HomeKit

Thursday October 17, 2019

Poor air quality in your home can stink up the joint or exacerbate allergies -- and it can be hard to tell at a glance when its a problem. But, HomeKit peripherals can keep your home's air clean with minimal aggravation, and it won't cost as much as you think.

Extend your Mac display to another Mac with Luna Display 4.0

Thursday October 17, 2019

You can now extend or mirror your main Mac's screen onto a second Mac as easily as you can with Sidecar and an iPad with Luna Display 4.0.

New Apple TV+ 'Dickinson' trailer highlights poet's societal struggle

Thursday October 17, 2019

Apple is continuing to promote 'Dickinson,' one of the shows that will be available at the launch of Apple TV+ in November, with the latest 'Immortality' trailer highlighting the struggles of the poet's fight for equality alongside men.