Get the Lowest Prices anywhere on Macs, iPads and Apple Watches: Apple Price Guides updated April 22nd
 

2019

Apple releases tvOS 12.2.1, with bug fixes & speed improvements

Wednesday April 10, 2019

Apple has released an update bringing the Apple TV up to tvOS 12.2.1, one which is a maintenance release that fixes issues but does not add any new features to the operating system.

Apple's latest 'Shot on iPhone' ad goes behind the scenes with Toronto Maple Leafs

Wednesday April 10, 2019

Apple on Wednesday premiered its latest "Shot on iPhone" ad, this time with a short film shot by Toronto Maple Leafs players Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner.

Apple allegedly paid $485M to acquire Texture, the core of Apple News+

Wednesday April 10, 2019

Apple paid at least $485 million to acquire Texture, the digital magazine subscription service it acquired in early 2018 and absorbed into Apple News, it has been alleged, with the size of the purchase indicating how much the iPhone maker valued the service's technology and potential.

Review: Eve Energy Strip is a HomeKit product that makes sense

Wednesday April 10, 2019

Eve Systems is back with its latest HomeKit accessory, the Eve Energy Strip. This mutli-device surge protector was designed not just with a single function, but with many levels of utility. AppleInsider goes hands on to show you how.

How to stop Siri's voice reverting to a robot on iOS

Wednesday April 10, 2019

You'll never appreciate just how good Siri's voice is today unless you hit this problem where your iPhone sheds it in favor of the original 2011-era robotic sound. Once you've appreciated it, though, here's how to put it right again.

Wiz Khalifa documentary series coming to Apple Music on Apr. 17

Wednesday April 10, 2019

A new five-episode documentary series, "Wiz Khalifa: Behind the Cam," will premiere on Apple Music on April 17, reflecting on the artist's earlier life and his rise to prominence.

macOS 10.15's standalone Music, Podcasts & TV app details & icons revealed

Wednesday April 10, 2019

A report on Wednesday reinforced evidence that the next major version of macOS will have standalone Music, Podcasts, and TV apps, also giving a glimpse at new icons.

Review: iStorage DiskAshur 2 SSD provides enhanced security with PIN-protected encryption

Wednesday April 10, 2019

The DiskAshur 2 external SSD boasts high levels of protection with hardware encryption and a keypad to gain entry, but even with the enhanced level of security, the drive is easy to use and offers more than enough performance for the majority of its potential users.

Apple services & Apple Card 'too late to the game,' HSBC downgrades stock

Wednesday April 10, 2019

Apple's launches of its streaming video service Apple TV+ and other additions to the company's Services business won't offer as much of a gain as investors think, according to HSBC, with the iPhone maker arriving "too late" to make a major impact in any of the industries it is entering with its new offerings.

Britain's Prince Harry to work with Oprah on mental health documentary series for Apple TV

Wednesday April 10, 2019

The Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, is working with Oprah Winfrey on a new series for Apple TV about mental health, set to air in 2020.

These Apple deals end today, don't miss out on hundreds of dollars in savings

Wednesday April 10, 2019

B&H's price cuts on popular Apple devices are set to end today, and we've rounded up the discounts you won't want to miss. Amazon-owned Woot is also getting in on the deal action with a $220 markdown on Apple Certified Refurbished 10.5-inch iPad Pros, bringing the price down to a record low $429.

Apple agrees to open iPhone NFC for UK's Brexit app by end of 2019

Tuesday April 09, 2019

After months of talks and behind-the-scenes negotiation, Apple has agreed to make iPhone's NFC stack available to a UK government app designed to confirm the status of citizens following a planned departure from the European Union.

Apple reportedly removes pro-democracy music from Apple Music in China

Tuesday April 09, 2019

Apple recently pulled songs by pro-democracy artists from its Apple Music service in China, according to a report on Tuesday, suggesting the company has again caved to content gatekeeping requests lodged by the Chinese government.

Latest Apple Watch Series 4 ad highlights colorful lineup of bands

Tuesday April 09, 2019

Apple on Tuesday published a new Apple Watch Series 4 ad to its YouTube channel, highlighting the wide variety of watch bands, straps and other accessories available for the wearable.

Apple again celebrates Earth Day with Apple Watch Activity Challenge

Tuesday April 09, 2019

Apple has yet another challenge for Apple Watch owners to complete this Earth Day, motivating users to get up and be active.

Hands on: Pixelmator Photo is king of the iPad photo editing apps

Tuesday April 09, 2019

Since Pixelmator Photo is now available for iPad, AppleInsider takes you on a deep dive of the features and performance you can expect from the latest tablet-bound image editor.

Functional Apple W.A.L.T. prototype from 1993 shown off in new video

Tuesday April 09, 2019

A functional version of the Apple W.A.L.T., a concept "telephone Mac" from 1993 that did not enter mass production, has surfaced in a video, with the distant ancestor to the iPhone shown to have features including online banking access, a touchscreen, and other advanced features.

Apple hires Arthur van Hoff, founder of VR startup Jaunt

Tuesday April 09, 2019

Apple has recruited Arthur van Hoff, the founder of virtual reality outfit Jaunt, likely with an expected augmented reality headset in mind.

Apple eliminates $99 data migration fee for Mac upgrades & repairs

Tuesday April 09, 2019

Apple has quietly done away with a $99 data migration fee it charged Mac owners getting some repairs or upgrading to a new computer.

Second public beta builds of iOS 12.3, tvOS 12.3, and macOS 10.14.5 now available to download

Tuesday April 09, 2019

Apple has issued the second public betas of iOS 12.3, tvOS 12.3, and macOS 10.14.5 for testing, just one day after the developer counterpart builds were offered up to download by participants in the test program.