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2019

C by GE smart home lineup gains HomeKit support after multiple delays

Friday May 24, 2019

GE has finally brought HomeKit support to the C by GE app for iOS, enabling the company's line of smart lights, smart wall switches, and other devices to work with Apple's smart home platform after years of waiting.

Huawei tossed from SD Association, Wi-Fi Alliance, RAM spec group

Friday May 24, 2019

Compounding Huawei's woes, the Chinese company has been removed not just from the Wi-Fi Alliance, and RAM spec controller JEDEC, but also from the SD Association, preventing it from offering official SD/microSD support in future devices.

Apple issues iOS 12.3.1 update fixing VoLTE & Messages issues

Friday May 24, 2019

Apple has issued an unscheduled update for iOS 12.3.1, less than two weeks after the release of iOS 12.3, introducing bug fixes for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch relating to Voice over LTE calls and Messages.

Today is the last day to save $150 to $400 on new MacBook Pros

Friday May 24, 2019

Final day! Apple's brand-new 2019 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros are hitting store shelves, and AppleInsider is the first to offer readers triple-digit savings of up to $400 off the newly announced computers with our exclusive promo code. These record-breaking markdowns bring prices down to as low as $1,649 (and even eight-core models are eligible for the coupon).

2019 MacBook Pro keyboard changes don't look like they're going to do much

Friday May 24, 2019

A teardown of the newly-released 2019 MacBook Pro finds that Apple has made some changes to switch covers and to the dome switches themselves, but it isn't clear what, if anything, the material shift will do to alleviate keyboard complaints.

Hands on: 2019 13-inch MacBook Pro with 2.4 GHz i5 processor

Friday May 24, 2019

Just a couple of weeks before the WWDC, Apple quietly announced new MacBook Pros -- and we've gotten our hands on the 13-inch model.

2019 iPhones again predicted to have three-lens camera, 2020 to have full screen Touch ID

Friday May 24, 2019

Apple could bring back Touch ID along with 5G support in the 2020 iPhone, Barclays analysts predict, with a recent fact-finding trip to meet supply chain firms resulting in expectations about the 2019 iPhones that doesn't seem to suggest anything majorly different from other speculation attempts.

Amazon, Best Buy knock $250 off 2018 MacBook Airs, plus $999 MacBook Pros

Friday May 24, 2019

Memorial Day weekend deals are going on now, with a new $250 price cut on Late 2018 MacBook Airs and MacBook Pros marked down to $999. These sale prices, which match the lowest prices we've seen to date, are limited to stock on hand and may end at any time.

What to expect at 2019 WWDC: macOS 10.15, and maybe the Mac Pro

Friday May 24, 2019

Apple's next macOS is certain to bring new features to help get iOS apps onto the Mac -- but it's also certain to lose features like Dashboard and any 32-bit apps. Here's what we expect to hear from Apple about the Mac at this year's WWDC.

New MacBook Pro, 2019 iPhone models, Instagram, & Huawei's suffering on the AppleInsider podcast

Friday May 24, 2019

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Victor is sad to inform you that Instagram leaked your information for months. William points out that at least it wasn't Facebook this time -- and Victor looks at him for that just like you're doing now. In better news, Apple has new MacBook Pro models and the much-liked software developer Panic is moving into games hardware, because it can.

HKCam is an open source, DIY HomeKit security camera project

Friday May 24, 2019

HomeKit app developer Matt Hochgatterer today has unveiled an open-source HomeKit camera project. The HKCam utilizes a Raspberry Pi Zero W and a 3D printed enclosure to allow users to create their own security camera compatible with Apple's HomeKit for less than $30.

Second Taiwan Apple store to open soon in Taipei's Xinyi District

Friday May 24, 2019

Apple on Thursday quietly adorned construction barriers protecting a new retail location in Taiwan with company branding, confirming rumors that the tech giant will soon open a second outlet in the region.

Apple ceases iOS 12.2 code signing following iOS 12.3 release

Thursday May 23, 2019

Apple on Thursday stopped signing code for iOS 12.2 following the May release of iOS 12.3, ensuring iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices are operating on the latest version of the company's mobile operating system.

Snapchat employees abused company data access tools to spy on users

Thursday May 23, 2019

According to a report on Thursday, a number of Snap employees abused privileged data management tools to snoop on Snapchat users, in some cases potentially gaining access to location and contact information, as well as saved Snaps.

Fresh App Store monopoly lawsuit arrives after US Supreme Court ruling

Thursday May 23, 2019

Taking advantage of a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, a new class action lawsuit accuses Apple of artificially inflating App Store prices through a claimed monopoly on iOS app distribution.

New US bill would ban loot boxes in games for people under 18

Thursday May 23, 2019

Moving forward as promised, U.S. Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri formally introduced a bill on Thursday that would halt sales of gaming loot boxes to people under 18.

Editorial: The AirPods Meme - How Apple is making you fall in love with your tech

Thursday May 23, 2019

AirPods are emblematic of what makes today's Apple work. It's a competent technology product, but one that makes an emotional connection with you as you use it. And because they're designed to be used often and for extended periods of time, they keep associating themselves with your happiness derived from using them, ingratiating themselves as trusted devices that recommend that you buy more gear from Apple in the future.

What to expect at the 2019 WWDC from iOS 13 and watchOS 6

Thursday May 23, 2019

It's going to be a big year for iOS and that's not just wishful thinking, that's based entirely on what we know is coming. Here's what the evidence says Apple is bringing to our iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches.

US Senate greenlights anti-robocalling bill to combat 'daily deluge'

Thursday May 23, 2019

The U.S. Senate voted 97 to 1 on Thursday to move forward with the TRACED Act, intended to fight a surge of robocalls, in some cases harassing people multiple times per day.

Eight-core 2019 15-inch MacBook Pro crushes mid-2018 model in benchmarks

Thursday May 23, 2019

An initial benchmark of Apple's updated 15-inch MacBook Pro with an eight-core processor indicates the 2019 revision of the highest-specification model offers considerable improvements on the 2018 equivalent, especially in multi-core performance.