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Unboxing and hands-on with the iPhone XS in gold

Today Apple finally released the iPhone XS, XS Max and Apple Watch Series 4. Now, in true <i>Cult of Mac</i> YouTube tradition, we’ve gotten our hands on it and made an unboxing video.<p>You can see the full unboxing in all of its golden glory, the box design, its contents and a quick hands-on with the iPhone …

Apple Watch

Hands-On With the New Apple Watch Series 4

Apple today began shipping the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and Apple Watch Series 4 out to customers today, and customers have been eagerly awaiting their shipments today to get their hands on Apple's newest devices.<p>We picked up one of the new wrist-worn devices to see the design changes for …

Apple Watch

Here's What You Can Do With Apple's New iOS 12 Parental Controls 

Parents, to curb your kid’s phone usage, you may no longer need to hold their chargers hostage, yell out nightly countdowns (<i>“Three more minutes!”</i>) …

iOS

Apple iPhone XS and XS Max review: Pricey but future-proof

That said, you should wait to buy them.<p>When Apple introduced the iPhone X last year, it didn't just release a new phone -- it presented a new vision of what iPhones should be. The fact that the X became Apple's top-selling model quarter after quarter was proof that people were embracing change. …

iOS

Apple Watch Series 4 Featured in New 'Better You' Ad

Apple has shared a new Apple Watch Series 4 ad on its YouTube channel in Canada, promoting its fitness-related features.<p>The 30-second video, titled "Better You," shows a person and several of his doppelgängers running and swimming with the Apple Watch Series 4. The ad ends with the tagline "there's …

Apple Watch

Early iPhone XS & XS Max drop test evaluates Apple’s ‘most durable glass in the world’ claim

The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have only just become available to consumers, but early buyers are already putting the new devices through the ringer.<p>During its unveil of the devices, Apple touted that the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max feature “the most durable smartphone glass in the world,’ and …

Apple

The Apple Watch Series 4 Reviewed

<i>Originally published by Stephen Pulvirent on Hodinkee.</i><p>During my tenure covering the watch industry, there is no single watch that has been talked …

Apple Watch

Apple revives old iPhone performance with iOS 12

iOS 12 is available to download not only for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, but for older devices as well. Even iPhone 5s owners are able to get the newest …

iOS

First Impressions From New iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Users

We've seen dozens of iPhone XS and XS Max reviews from media sites that Apple invited to test the new smartphones ahead of their release, but now that the new iPhones have officially launched in the United States and other countries around the world, iPhone XS and XS Max first impressions from …

iPhone

Inside Apple’s iPhone Xs Camera Technology

Apple’s latest imaging system takes hardware, software, a neural engine, and trillions of computations to produce images that rival DSLR …

Apple

Surprise: Another Market Where Apple Is Dominating the High End

<i>This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box,</i> <i>sign up here</i><i>.</i><p>In …

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Apple’s iPhone XS And XS Max Get Benchmarked

The new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max launch tomorrow and now we have some benchmarks on the handsets and it looks like both devices are impressive.<p>The …

Galaxy Note

Despite insane iPhone XS and XS Max prices, insanely long queues have formed outside the Apple Store

To no one’s surprise at all, the ridiculous prices of Apple’s new iPhone models are no obstacle at all to the legions of fanboys here who’ve started …

Apple Store

Apple Watch Series 4 Upgrade Is a "No Brainer" for Many

The new device is fuel for one of Apple's most important catalysts.<p>As the reviews pile in for <b>Apple</b>'s (NASDAQ:AAPL) redesigned Apple Watch ahead of …

Apple Watch

iOS 12 Shortcuts Hands-On: Put Your iPhone to Work

One of iOS 12's most talked-about additions is Shortcuts, a set of tools that allows you to automate certain tasks that you perform every day on your …

iOS

Apple Watch Series 4 Reviews: Larger Screen is 'Incredibly Good', Upgrading From Series 0 or 1 a 'No Brainer'

The first reviews of the Apple Watch Series 4 have been published online today, just a couple of days before the new smartwatch is available in stores.<p>The Apple Watch Series 4 features a new design with a slimmer body, a 30 percent larger display, and electric sensors for taking ECG readings. …

Apple Watch

The iPhone XS camera beats the iPhone X, but not the Pixel 2

And given the Pixel’s limited distribution, that’s probably all that Apple needs<p>Apple’s new iPhone XS and XS Max have arrived, and as with any new flagship phone, a key question has been, “How’s the camera?” We now take great displays and performance for granted, especially with Apple’s new and …

Apple

Apple Watch 4 review: the best gets better

The screen steals the show<p>The greatest Apple product comeback story of the past few years has, without a doubt, been the Apple Watch. Launched with great fanfare four years ago, the initial version tried to do way too much with way too little, and it had confusing software to boot. Worst of all, it …

Apple Watch

The New Apple Watch Series 4 Is A Health And Fitness Game Changer

Shhhh! Our Editor-in-Chief has been secretly testing it and has all of the details.<p>First things first, I love my crazy hectic life. I have no interest in winning the “I’m so busy” Olympics, but with three kiddos and the job of Editor-in-Chief of Women’s Health magazine, some days it feels like I <i>am</i> …

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The New Apple Watch Is Here for Your Heart

We took the new Apple Watch Series 4 for a spin -- here's what we thought.<p>Apple's smartwatch plans to expand its reign on your wrist with more health options than ever. New sensors, wellness features, and expanded fitness tracking introduced in the 2018 model and watchOS 5 aim to help you to …

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Apple just made a few big updates to its $350 HomePod smart speaker — here's everything that's new

Apple's HomePod is getting a bit smarter thanks to a new software update.<p>Apple rolled out iOS 12 on Monday, the latest update to its operating system for iPhones and iPads. The update — which is free and available for download now for anyone with an iPhone 5S or later — includes a few key updates …

HomePod

Best CarPlay apps for iPhone

CarPlay, Apple’s iPhone feature that brings communication and entertainment functions to the built-in screen in your car, is appearing on a lot more aftermarket displays now and the company has a long list of auto makers committed to including CarPlay in new cars.<p>As CarPlay support shows up from …

Audiobooks

Where Are Camera Effects In Apple iOS 12? This Feature Is One Of The Coolest In The Update

As if you weren't already obsessed with the iOS 11 camera bag, the new camera effects in Apple iOS 12 are going to take that obsession to the next …

iOS

Apple shares its own iPhone XS review roundup, focusing entirely on the positives

Today was iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max review day – meaning the first reviews of Apple’s latest smartphones hit the web. As we noted this morning in our roundup, the story was pretty consistent among reviewers: a small update from the iPhone X, and it might be best to wait for the XR.<p>Now, Apple has …

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iPhone XS and XS Max, Day 1: A clear step forward

There's a lot to like already, but are they must-buys?<p>Last year was a big one for Apple — with the launch of the iPhone X, the company redefined what it meant to be iPhone. This year, Apple's job wasn't any easier. It had to figure out what worked, what didn't, and put that knowledge to use …

Apple

Apple acknowledges missing Activity achievements, says fix coming in future software update

If you’re missing a couple of Activity achievements after upgrading to iOS 12, you’re not alone. Specifically, a few of the limited edition achievements are missing.<p>Apple says it is aware of the issue and these should reappear in a future update to iOS 12. In a new support document, the company …

iOS

Tim Cook on iPhone XS: People Want the Most Innovative Phone Possible and 'It's Not Cheap to Do That'

In an interview with Good Morning America's Robin Roberts this morning, Apple CEO Tim Cook discussed the new iPhone XS, XS Max, Apple Watch, and the recent exemption of some Apple's products from President Trump's proposed tariff on Chinese goods.<p>Roberts asked Cook about the cost of the iPhone XS …

Apple

iPhone Xs and Xs Max Benchmarked: World's Fastest Phones (Again)

The world's first 7-nanometer processor in a phone isn't the breakthrough that the A11 Bionic was regarding raw performance, but it still runs …

Galaxy Note

Apple iPhone XS and XS Max review: solid updates to a winning formula

Solid updates to a winning formula<p>Last year, Apple did something out of character: it introduced the usual update to the iPhone, the iPhone 8, while simultaneously introducing the iPhone X with a flurry of hype. The iPhone X was a total rethinking of the iPhone, with a new gesture system, Face ID …

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HomePod update adds multiple timers, Find My iPhone, making and receiving phone calls, and more

Alongside iOS 12, Apple has released a major update for HomePod that enables key features found on other smart speakers. Siri on HomePod is now capable of handling multiple named timers — a staple feature of Amazon’s Alexa-powered Echo — which is especially useful when cooking or time …

HomePod