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Apple assemblers saved 7.6 billion gallons of water, says 2018 Supplier Responsibility Progress Report

03/06/2019, 12:03 pm

Apple has released its 13th Supplier Responsibility Progress report, and has noted that all final assembly sites for iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, AirPods, and HomePod are now certified Zero Waste to Landfill, conserving billions of gallons of water and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

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Apple's videogame routines used to protect users from viruses and malware in new utility

03/06/2019, 09:03 am

Digital security expert Patrick Wardle has unveiled a new software tool at the RSA Conference 2019 that uses Apple's existing GameplayKit software to help protect users from malware and suspicious activity on their Macs.

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Old iPad and iPhone games left behind by march of iOS could come back to life

03/06/2019, 08:03 am

Gameclub has been launched with the aim of developing updates to classic iOS games currently can't be played on modern iPhones and iPads, both to introduce these games to new audiences and to preserve the history of gaming on the App Store.

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Online Chinese stores now cutting iPhone XS Max price by up to $250

03/06/2019, 06:03 am

Two months after mass discounts previously led to price cuts on some iPhone models, vendors in China are expanding that to now also include the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.

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How to stop Apple's Shortcuts app from crashing, and how to fix what caused it

03/05/2019, 03:03 pm

If the Shortcuts apps continually crashes the moment you open it, you've hit a bug in how iCloud syncs the shortcuts and their positions in your library. Here's how to fix it.

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Tips: Step up your workouts by sharing Apple Watch activity data with friends

03/05/2019, 11:03 am

The Apple Watch's activity app does a good job of pushing you into exercising more, but knowing that your friends can see when you've slacked off is a strong motivator. Here's a two-minute tip on how to set up sharing your workout activity.

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Apple registers new PrivacyIsImportant domain name, no website yet

03/05/2019, 09:03 am

While it has not yet launched any website at the address, Apple now owns the site name PrivacyIsImportant.com.

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Apple supplier Corning working on foldable glass for future phones

03/05/2019, 07:03 am

The firm Apple has tapped for its screens since the very first iPhone is working on glass that can be folded and expects to succeed by the time folding phones are mainstream in a couple of years.

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Apple hunts for program manager to help respond to Siri criticisms

03/04/2019, 10:03 am

Apple is searching for a Siri engineering program manager to keep tabs on how the world is reacting to the AI assistant and transform any criticism into real-world improvements.

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Security researcher hands Apple details of Keychain bug, calls for explanation regarding lack of macOS Bug Bounty program

03/03/2019, 02:03 pm

Linus Henze has informed Apple of all details regarding a bug he discovered in the macOS Keychain security software, and has done so without payment from the company. He previously withheld the information in protest of the company's lack of a Bug Bounty for Mac, but now says the problem is too important to keep to himself.

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How to trace an image with your Apple Pencil on the iPad Pro -- and when not to

03/01/2019, 03:03 pm

Despite all the tools we have for photographing images or scanning documents, sometimes they give us too much detail. Whether for study or artistic reasons, there are times when we want far less detail -- but also need far more fine control. The Apple Pencil gives you the ability to trace what you want onto an iPad Pro.

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Tips: How to use Do Not Disturb in iOS 12 with your iPhone

02/28/2019, 12:02 pm

Since iOS 6, our iPhones have had a Do Not Disturb feature, and if you don't use it overnight, still you may have seen it automatically start whenever you're driving. This seemingly simple feature actually comes with many options, though, and is far more useful than it first seems.

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Apple's new podcast metadata rules ban episode numbers, threaten removal [u: episode numbers permitted]

02/28/2019, 08:02 am

Apple has contacted the makers of podcasts hosted on iTunes and details how they should write the metadata that details the show, episode and so on, with the biggest changes forbidding podcast show names in titles as well as banning episode numbers.

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The best apps for editing and redacting PDFs on your iPad or iPhone

02/27/2019, 02:02 pm

The iPad and iPhone have always been great for reading PDFs, and lately Apple has added more tools for annotating them. Yet, there are third-party alternatives that are so exceptionally good that you need them whenever you're working with PDFs.

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Editorial: Apple's waiting game on foldable iPhones is no surprise

02/27/2019, 07:02 am

Apple didn't invent the smartphone, the tablet, the mouse, the CD-ROM, Wi-Fi, laptops, personal computers, or smart watches. Apple has always known that being first isn't what counts, and it certainly knows that about folding phones.

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How to create, read, and mark up PDFs on an iPad or iPhone with Apple's tools in iOS

02/26/2019, 10:02 am

There isn't quite an equivalent of the Mac's Preview app on iOS, but Apple still manages to give you powerful options for most of the work you'll need to do with PDFs.

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How to see your Mac's documents across your network on your iPad with the Files app

02/25/2019, 03:02 pm

Right from within the Files app on your iPhone or iPad, you can look up any folder or document on your Mac and read it. With one tap you can dig through your Mac as if it were on your iOS device, and we'll show you how to do it.

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The best PDF apps to use for editing, redacting, and for OCR in macOS Mojave

02/25/2019, 01:02 pm

As much as we fail to give Apple's free Preview app enough respect, it is true that there are PDF editing jobs it can't do. Yet there are many third-party apps that will let you do the most remarkable changes to any PDF you have.

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Publishers complaining about 'atrocious' revenues from Apple News

02/25/2019, 07:02 am

News publishers surveyed about the Apple News app report poor sales despite being able to reach 90 million readers, and claim that Apple News is failing to display the number of ads expected.

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Apple's 2020 iPhones expected to use 5nm 'A14' TSMC chips

02/22/2019, 07:02 am

TSMC is expected to further reduce the die size for the 2020 iPhone, and is expected to provide a 5nm "A14" system-on-a-chip for Apple.

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