Amazon's purchase of eero for its Wi-Fi router technology has put the corporation in the position of ultimately being able to see all our web traffic, should they see fit to do so. Apple should plant a flag in the ground for user privacy and return to manufacturing, designing, and securing Wi-Fi networking gear.
The HomePod took 6 percent of the install base for U.S. smartspeakers in the December quarter, new research data claims, illustrating the uphill battle Apple faces versus Amazon and Google in an emergent marketplace flooded with cheaper alternatives.
At the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics show, AppleInsider met up with ConnectSense and got to try out the second version of the company's smart outlet, with HomeKit, Google Home, and Amazon Alexa compatibility — without a bridge.
Shoppers looking for Apple's latest 15-inch MacBook Pro can save $200 this week on popular models at both B&H and Amazon. Apple Watch Series 4 and Series 3 devices are also up to $350 off, with new styles added to mix.
Discounts on Apple products are heating up as CES winds down. Grab a 2018 iPad for $279 to use with newly announced iOS-connected devices, or pick up an upgraded 13-inch MacBook Pro from just $1,349. Apple's 2017 12.9-inch iPad Pros are also on sale from $699 after clearance markdowns.
Amazon is expanding its video streaming horizons by launching a new service IMDB Freedive, an advertising-supported on-demand service that provides access to movies and TV shows that is separate from its existing subscription and paid Prime Video offering.
Ringing in the new year, retailers are offering cash discounts on HomePods, MacBook Pros and iPads with discounts of up to $280 off. Ready to tackle tax prep? H&R Block Deluxe + State 2018 is on sale for $17.98 today only while supplies last.
Depending on when in the month you asked, and who you talked to, sales of Apple's flagship iPhone X were appalling or fantastic. Meanwhile, the Apple Watch was saving lives and Amazon's Alexa was getting even creepier. AppleInsider takes a look at Apple's May 2018 in review.
Longtime Apple analyst Gene Munster on Wednesday issued predictions on the 2019 tech stock landscape, saying Apple will outperform its fellow FAANG (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google) investment options on the back of a growing services business and consumer-minded company ethos.
Siri on HomePod improved its standing in an annual smart speaker comparison carried out by analyst Gene Munster's Loup Ventures, with Apple's virtual assistant weathering a barrage of accuracy tests to place second behind Google Assistant.
In what is the lowest price we've seen to date on Apple's 2018 9.7-inch iPad, Amazon has units in stock at just $229, a discount of $100 off MSRP. What's more, these tablets ship for free with delivery by Christmas.
With just two weeks to go in the holiday shopping season, Amazon has restocked some of its most popular Apple offerings and is offering them at the lowest prices, including 2018 iPads for $249.99 ($70 off), $70 off Apple Watches and 2018 MacBook Airs for $1,059 ($140 off). Grab them while you can, as they're unlikely to last long.
In stock with free delivery before Christmas, B&H Photo and Amazon have slashed prices on several current 13-inch MacBook Pros and 10.5-inch iPad Pros. Save $200 on Apple's 2018 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar — or pick up a non-Touch Bar model for just $1,149. Meanwhile, 10.5-inch iPad Pros are on sale for as low as $499.