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How to cope with just 128GB of SSD storage on your Mac mini or MacBook

07/15/2019, 11:07 am

Only Apple recommends buying its Macs with 128GB of SSD storage, because only Apple is trying to hit a price point. Everyone else -- including us -- will tell you that you need more, but nobody really tells you why. Here's why small SSDs are a problem, and what you can do.

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Are your iPhone or Apple Watch alarms not going off? Here's how to fix it

07/14/2019, 03:07 pm

If you've never had this problem, we're not surprised because it is really rare. However, we also envy you tremendously, because when you do get it, it is extraordinarily inconvenient. As yet, Apple has no fix for it -- but we do have a workaround.

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New 13-inch MacBook Pro has bigger battery but SSD can't be swapped

07/12/2019, 09:07 am

While it's never been simple to upgrade a 13-inch MacBook Pro's SSD, it is now no longer possible, according to a teardown of the latest model.

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Editorial: Apple is not cancelling its AR Glasses

07/11/2019, 03:07 pm

It makes for a great headline, but it doesn't look like Apple has abandoned its development of AR glasses if for no other reason that because it has not cancelled its augmented reality work.

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Comparing the new 13-inch MacBook Air vs. the $1299 MacBook Pro

07/10/2019, 08:07 am

Following Apple's Tuesday updates to its notebook range, the choice between a MacBook Air and the new 13-inch MacBook Pro is harder. But, there are significant differences between the two that will affect your buying decision.

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Apple launches 'accelerator' program for developers in China

07/10/2019, 04:07 am

Following a similar scheme in Bangalore, Apple has begun a Design and Development Accelerator program in Shanghai, which is designed to teach and support local developers.

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Comparing the new 13-inch MacBook Pro with the 2017 Function Keys model

07/09/2019, 03:07 pm

Apple has removed the old 13-inch MacBook Pro with Function Keys from its online store. As well as bringing the Touch Bar to every model in the range, though, it's made many other significant changes.

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Lamenting the loss of the adorable 12-inch MacBook

07/09/2019, 12:07 pm

Yes, you can still buy very light and thin MacBook Air models, but there was something special about that MacBook and Apple just killed it off. We're actually upset.

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Apple updates 13-inch MacBook Pro, adding Touch Bar to entire range

07/09/2019, 09:07 am

Apple has just updated the 13-inch MacBook Pro, bringing Touch Bar, Touch ID, T2 and True Tone to all MacBook Pro models.

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New iPad and 16-inch MacBook Pro to begin mass production soon

07/09/2019, 08:07 am

A new Apple iPad is expected to begin mass production in July, and the anticipated 16-inch MacBook Pro will follow in the fourth quarter, according to reports concerning component manufacturer Ruiyi.

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Apple releases second public iOS 13 and iPadOS betas, new beta versions for developers

07/08/2019, 04:07 pm

Ahead of the anticipated launch of iOS 13 and iPadOS in September, Apple has issued its second public beta test version of the software alongside new developer builds for testing.

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FCC wants powers to punish international robocallers and texters

07/08/2019, 04:07 pm

A new FCC proposal would extend previous anti-robocall legislation and allow the Commission to include calls, text messages and other communications from international scammers.

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Health Canada tells users to ask Apple when they'll get the Watch ECG app

07/08/2019, 02:07 pm

The federal health organization is telling users that as far as it's concerned, Apple's ECG feature has been approved, so now it's just up to Apple when Series 4 Apple Watches in the region will get it.

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Jobs biographer slams Apple design and missed TV opportunity

07/08/2019, 10:07 am

Walter Isaacson says Apple should have made the kind of TV Jobs wanted, and claims Apple Park is the company's only great design in the last 15 years.

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Steve Jobs criticized Tim Cook for not being a 'product person'

07/08/2019, 10:07 am

Biographer Walter Isaacson knew Ive was reducing his role, and also says his book 'softened' complaints that Steve Jobs had about Tim Cook not being a product guy'.

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OmniFocus for the Web opens up the To Do app to more users

07/07/2019, 03:07 pm

You've got to admire how well the Omni Group has brought its To Do app to the web. Whether it's useful to you or not is another question, though.

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Even Xiaomi staff can't distinguish its clone of Apple's Memoji

07/05/2019, 12:07 pm

After Xiaomi protesting that of course its 'Mimoji' is nothing like Apple's practically identical 'Memoji,' the company has accidentally used Apple's adverts for its own promotion.

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Apple said to be planning 'foldable iPad' with 5G next year

07/05/2019, 09:07 am

An unlikely report claiming to be from the supply chain, says that Apple is currently working on an iPad for 2020 that will feature both 5G cellular plus a foldable screen.

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New MacBook Pro coming, production leaving China, and more on the AppleInsider Podcast

07/05/2019, 08:07 am

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, William and Victor talk about the new MacBook Pro that look set for this year. There's also FaceTime altering your eyes, and just what it means to us when companies take their manufacturing to countries other than China.

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Apple working to resolve widespread iCloud and retail store failures [u]

07/04/2019, 02:07 pm

An unknown problem is causing difficulties with very many of Apple's iCloud services and is also affecting retail stores which are reportedly unable to complete sales. Update: Apple has now restored many of the 21 services.

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