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Apple introduces new Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, and Magic Trackpad 2

Alongside stunning new 21.5- and 27-inch Retina iMacs, Apple’s other big announcement of the day relates to the release of an all-new Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, and Magic Trackpad 2.<p>These gorgeous new devices have been completely redesigned to feel more comfortable than ever, while also …

iMovie for Mac Adds 4K and 60fps/1080p Video Editing, Imports From iMovie for iOS

Along with the release of the new line of iMacs, Apple also announced an update for iMovie, going live today. The new 10.1 version of the video editing software introduces 4K video editing along with 1080p HD video that runs at 60 frames per second "for smoother, more true-to-life action."<p>What's …

10 best 3D Touch apps for the iPhone 6s

So you bought yourself a shiny new iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus. Congratulations, you now own the fastest smartphone on the planet, which according to …

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Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

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DIY Chicken and Dill Instant Noodles Recipe

This pot of noodles, flavored with roast chicken, peas, and onions, can be made ahead and taken to work. Just add boiling water, seal it up for three minutes, add the contents of the fresh-herb packet, and you've got a hot lunch ready.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Why It Works<p>All the …

UK Apple Pay users can now spend up to £30 in one transaction

Users of Apple Pay in the UK can now spend an extra £10 per contactless transaction, bringing the limit up to a total of £30, thanks to new contactless policy. Until today, the maximum spend on almost all Apple Pay transactions was £20. The £30 total now exceeds the average cost of a supermarket …

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‘Next generation’ Apple Store redesigns to start rolling out this fall, Memphis one of the first in the US

A planning permission meeting for a new Apple Store in Memphis has seemingly revealed more information about Apple’s plans for its retail stores. According to the Apple representative, the Memphis project represents one of the first ‘next generation’ Apple Store designs that Apple is rolling out …

Apple Store

Tales of the Genius Bar: 12-inch MacBook display etching issue

Every now and then, even we have to make a trip to the Apple Genius Bar. For those new to the Apple family, the Genius Bar is embedded deep in an …

Sketchy Photo of Claimed 'iPhone 6s Plus' Box Surfaces Alongside Rumor of Smaller Battery

A new photo obtained by <i>cnBeta</i> [Google Translate] (via <i>Mac Otakara</i> [Google Translate]) allegedly shows off what appears to be the packaging of the upcoming iPhone 6s Plus. The photo depicts a standard white iPhone box, similar to what Apple has used as packaging for previous phones.<p>The box is …

A guide to recovering deleted files from iCloud

Losing data in the cloud is a tragically hopeless feeling.<p>Although Apple’s iCloud service is incredibly convenient for accessing files between …

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Car Care Products to Keep Your Luxury Car Looking Great

You don't have to earn a million bucks to make your car look like it's worth it.<p>Caring for your car is as crucial to its appearance and longevity as performing regular maintenance. You wouldn't ignore an errant rattle or a low engine oil level, so you shouldn't leave your car's appearance to the …

Apple Music hooks 11 million trial members, App Store has record July

One month after unveiling its new streaming-music service, Apple has locked in 11 million trial members, company executives told USA TODAY.<p>"We're thrilled with the numbers so far," says Eddy Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Internet software and services, adding that of that sum, 2 million …

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Apple Pay usage faltering due to limited awareness of the benefits, suggests study

Retail data analytics firm InfoScout has told payment industry conference PYMNTS R2 that the percentage of U.S. iPhone 6 owners who have tried Apple Pay fell from 15% in March to 13.1% in June. Usage has also fallen sharply among those who have tried the service. Surveying iPhone 6 owners who have …

Apple Pay

Opinion: Will size alone be enough to sell a bigger iPad?

There isn’t any question that Apple’s working on a larger-screened iPad: early details leaked in 2013 and have been followed by dimensional drawings and prototype shells over the past year. All of the leaks suggest that the “iPad Pro” or “iPad Plus” will be nearly identical to the iPad Air 2, …

Klok Is a Superb Timezone and World Clock Widget

With the launch of iOS 8, we saw tons of apps get widgets for the Today section of the Notification Center. Many of them just added widgets for the …

New iPhone 6S images show updated NFC, 16GB base storage, fewer chips + design tweaks

Our look at the upcoming “iPhone 6S” continues today with a discussion of new internal components that are expected to be inside Apple’s latest smartphone. In addition to expected changes such as a Force Touch display, upgraded camera system, and new Qualcomm LTE chip for up to twice-as-fast data …

Apple Music could put a serious hurt on your iPhone battery

We’ve had a couple days to check out Apple Music, Apple’s song-streaming platform that launched Tuesday. It comes loaded with 30 million songs that you can listen to on demand with a quick search or a request to Siri.<p>But all that choice and tech power may come at a price, as some users are …

Apple Music

Full Lineup of Colors for Upcoming iPod Refresh Includes New Blue, Gold, and Pink Options

As we reported this morning, astute iPod owners with iTunes 12.2 have discovered an image that depicts the iPod touch, nano, and shuffle in new colors, suggesting an update could be in the works. A bit more digging around in iTunes 12.2 has unearthed additional iPod images, giving us a look at each …

Apple Is Fixing The Most Annoying Thing About iPhone Updates

Finally, you can be frugal and purchase a 16GB iPhone without worrying about what will happen when you update your operating system.<p>Apple’s next …

UK Apple Pay transactions won't be limited forever

When Apple finally confirmed it was launching Apple Pay in the UK, questions over how it would operate immediately surfaced. Between supporting banks and retailers, it became clear that transactions will be capped at £20, the same limit that contactless bank cards enjoy, putting a downer on …

This is the Coolest Mac App I’ve Seen in a Long Time, and it’s Ridiculously Simple

Sometimes things don’t have to be very complex to have an impact. In fact, Apple’s entire design esthetic focuses on the “less is more” philosophy, …

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Failure to lunch: after a month of struggle trying to use Apple Watch apps, I gave up. Even Apple's native weather app take forever to load. Let's hope that watchOS 2 due this fall will improve app situation. What's your experience with Apple Watch apps?

OS X Yosemite 10.10.4 Beta 5 Released for Testing

Apple has released a new beta version of OS X Yosemite 10.10.4 for Mac users in the developer program and participating in the public beta. The …

iOS 8.4 Beta 4 Released for Testing

Apple has released the fourth beta version of iOS 8.4 to users participating in the developer testing program, the same build is also available to …

Star Gazing App Sky Guide Available For Free Through Apple Store App

Sky Guide, the award winning app that lets you view the stars in the sky on your iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch, is available for free through the …

New beta of OS X 10.10.4 now available for developers and AppleSeed testers

Developers and AppleSeed testers with the last beta version installed can download the new build now from the Updates section of the Mac App Store. …

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Chat on WhatsApp from a Mac with WhatsMac

WhatsApp is a popular messaging tool for iPhone, Android, Blackberry, and Windows phone users, but it has long been missing desktop clients… until …

Next iPhone and Mac could have new, Apple-designed font – and drop old Helvetica Neue

9to5Mac, which first reported the change in the font, cautioned that the move could be called off before the June event. Changing the font can take …

iPhone 6S Fightback Needs 5 Essential Camera Upgrades

The iPhone 6 camera is capable of taking stunning pictures which belie its modest 8 megapixels, but even Apple’s stellar image processing skills can only push its current hardware so far. Recent flagships from both LG and Samsung have raised the bar sufficiently high, that Apple is going to have to …