Jugal Shah

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iPhone XS hype continues with concept video showing off larger size, gold finish

(Artist Render)<p>Following our first look at the new iPhone XS a few days back, the hype continues today with a new concept video based on our leak that shows off the new 6.5-inch model with its gold finish and more.<p>Sylvania HomeKit Light Strip<p>The dramatic video – which brands itself as a concept …

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Exclusive: This is ‘iPhone XS’ — design, larger version, and gold colors confirmed

Earlier today Apple officially announced when and where it will hold its next big event. Apple’s September 12th event is expected to include the introduction of three new iPhones, and <i>9to5Mac</i> can exclusively share the first look at both new 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch OLED iPhones: the iPhone XS.<p>We …

Apple Watch

iOS 12 developer beta 8 is here to take beta 7’s place

This close to the final launch, you’d think iOS 12’s beta would have very little in the way of big changes, especially those that tend to break …

New Report Claims Apple Will Debut New MacBook Air at End of Third Quarter

- Aug 15, 2018<p>A report from Taiwanese research firm TrendForce claims Apple will release a new MacBook Air by the end of the third</i> …

Apple Pay has over 252M users globally, more popular internationally than US

Following a positive outlook on Apple’s earnings call last week, Loup Ventures is out today with an in-depth look at the state of Apple Pay. Currently, Loup Ventures estimates that just 20 percent of global smartphone users rely on their phone as a wallet, but it expects that number to rise to 80 …

Apple Pay

Larger iPhone X Plus seemingly confirmed by leak in iOS 12 beta

It’s long been rumored that Apple will release a larger “iPhone X Plus” model this fall, but we may have just gotten our best confirmation yet of the new device: a leaked icon found in Apple’s own firmware that seems to shows off the new phone. The image was discovered by notable Apple firmware …

Apple’s 2018 iPhones are rumored to not include headphone dongle in the box

Dongle-pocalypse now?<p>We all knew this day would come eventually, but apparently 2018 is the year: Apple will reportedly no longer bundle its 3.5mm to Lightning port headphone dongle with this year’s iPhone models, according to a research note from Barclays that was seen by <i>MacRumors</i>.<p>And while you …

Update: Apple just became the first $1 trillion company

Holy sh*t, Apple has really done it.<p>The beloved tech giant is now officially the first trillion-dollar company, beating Amazon to the historic …

Alleged dummy models of 6.1- & 6.5-inch iPhones show former with single-lens camera

By<p>Though Apple may be making its next "budget" iPhone a 6.1-inch LCD model, one tradeoff will be the lack of a dual-lens camera, the latest leak …

Apple’s rumored 6.1″ budget LCD iPhone may use a single-lens camera to keep prices down

Smartphone leakster Benjamin Geskin yesterday tweeted out images of alleged dummy models depicting the size difference between Apple’s rumored …

Apple's Budget iPhone Has Groundbreaking Bezel Technology

We all know which is the most exciting model out of all Apple’s upcoming new iPhones, and it will also be the cheapest. The cost savings, however, were meant to come with one major compromise. But now this phone seems almost too good to be true…<p>In a fascinating new report, acclaimed Japanese …

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New iPad Pro said to drop 3.5mm jack, move Smart Connector to bottom to accommodate vertical-only Face ID

Earlier this week, we rounded up everything we knew about the iPad Pro models set to be introduced later this year. Now, supply chain blog <i>Macotakara</i> has outlined more details on the device, including that it won’t feature a headphone jack…<p>Sylvania HomeKit Light Strip<p>First off, the report offers …

IPad Pro

Apple Said to Be Removing Headphone Jack From Upcoming 2018 iPad Pro Models

Apple's upcoming iPad Pro models will feature slightly smaller bodies, a relocated Smart Connector, and no headphone jack, according to information shared by Japanese site <i>Mac Otakara</i>.<p>Citing supply chain sources, <i>Mac Otakara</i> says the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro will measure in at 247.5mm tall, 178.7mm …

IPad Pro

Report: 6.1-inch iPhone to use ‘Full Active LCD’ with ultra-small bezels, launch in late November

While we’ve long known that Apple is planning to introduce a budget-friendly 6.1-inch LCD iPhone this year, a report this evening indicates the device will feature a “Full Active LCD” from Japan Display…<p>Sylvania HomeKit Light Strip<p>According to a report from supply chain outlet <i>Macotakara</i>, the …

Wall Street

New report says 6.1-inch 2018 iPhone to come in white, black, yellow, orange, blue, more – but no red

Earlier this month, Ming-Chi Kuo released a new report saying that Apple has a handful of new colors planned for its 6.1-inch LCD iPhone. Now, Macotakara is corroborating that Apple will release the LCD iPhone in new colors, but it disputes which colors that will be…<p>Sylvania HomeKit Light …

iPhone

iOS 12 developer beta 4 for iPhone and iPad now available

Time to update your iPhones and iPads — iOS 12 developer beta 4 is out now. This beta is one of the last versions to possibly include interface tweaks, so we’ll dig in and see if anything has changed.<p>9to5Mac Happy Hour<p>New in iOS 12<p>iOS 12 includes several significant changes for iPhone and iPad …

iOS

2018 iPhone screen protectors reveal a nasty surprise

It turns out the more affordable 6.1-inch iPhone that Apple has planned for 2018 won’t quite be the iPhone X lookalike we were expecting.<p>The brand new handset will certainly borrow a lot of the iPhone X’s design traits, but according to new screen protectors, its LCD display won’t be truly …

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Apple teases out over 70 new Emoji coming to iOS and Mac this fall including red hair, super heroes, and lobsters

Apple has today confirmed the 70 new emoji that will be coming to iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac this fall.<p>Whoosh! Screen Cleaner<p>Announced in a newsroom post, Apple shared details about the new set of emoji that will become available to users with Unicode 11.<p>More than 70 new emoji characters …

Apple Watch

Thousands of engineers put Apple self-driving car in high gear

Apple stays quiet about it, but the company is clearly developing a self-driving car. And this week the world was given a glimpse inside this project, showing that it’s much larger than many had previously thought.<p>The FBI arrested a former employee on Apple’s autonomous car design team for …

Technology

Apple Releases iOS 11.4.1 With Bug Fixes, USB Restricted Mode

Apple today released iOS 11.4.1, the fifteenth update to the iOS 11 operating system that was first introduced in September 2017. iOS 11.4.1 comes more than a month after the release of iOS 11.4, a major update that introduced support for Messages in iCloud and AirPlay 2.<p>iOS 11.4.1 is available on …

iOS

Analysts: Apple to discontinue iPhone X & iPhone SE this fall due to ‘pent-up demand’ for new models [U]

<b>Update 7/11: Turns out Barron’s misinterpreted BlueFin Research’s report which expects plans for an unreleased second-gen iPhone SE to be nixed, not the current iPhone SE …</b><p>As we inch closer to the fall announcement of Apple’s new iPhone models, speculation is starting to gain momentum. Today, …

IPhone 8

Looks Like the New LCD iPhone May Come in More Colors After All

There are new, and this time much more credible, rumors that the new less expensive iPhone with an LCD screen will come in a variety of colors to set it apart from the rest of the lineup. However, while the first report showed an iPhone with awful looking variants of green and purple that came out …

Tim Cook

Apple rebuilding Maps in massive overhaul, first results appearing in next iOS 12 beta

<i>TechCrunch</i> has published a new piece detailing Apple’s massive effort to rebuild Apple Maps from the ground up — specifically the mapping data — with a combination of iPhones and those Apple Maps vans we’ve seen on the road for years.<p>The results of this effort will show up first in the next iOS 12 …

iOS

TSMC Ramps Up Production of 7nm Chips Ahead of 2018 iPhones, Invests $25 Billion to Move to 5nm by 2020

Apple supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company has begun commercial production of chips manufactured using its advanced 7-nanometer process (via <i>DigiTimes</i>). One of the major customers for chips built with the technology will be Apple and the A12 processor, which is expected to be found in …

IPhone 7

Apple’s AirPower charging mat rumored to ship in September following "technical hurdles"

Apple has hit problems during development<p>Apple first announced its AirPower wireless charging mat 282 days ago back in September, with a 2018 release promise. Previous rumors suggested it would launch in March, but an iPad education event and WWDC keynote have both came and went without any mention …

iPhones on iOS 12 Will Automatically Share Precise Location Data During 911 Calls in United States

Apple today announced that, starting later this year with iOS 12, iPhones will automatically share precise location data with first responders during 911 calls in the United States, helping to reduce emergency response times.<p>The new functionality will be powered by RapidSOS's IP-based data …

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New leak may have just revealed sizes of all three of Apple’s next-gen iPhones

With WWDC now firmly behind us, we can now turn our attention to Apple’s forthcoming 2018 iPhone lineup. Though nothing is ever 100% certain until …

Apple hires senior engineer from Waymo for its self-driving car project

While we haven’t heard much about Apple’s Project Titan for quite some time, that doesn’t mean the company isn’t actively working on the project.<p><i>The Information</i> reports that Apple has hired senior engineer Jaime Waydo from Google’s Waymo self-driving project. It believes that this could speed up …

Autonomous Cars

Apple Watch rumor suggests 'solid state' buttons are coming

The Taptic Engine could add 'Force Touch' like fake button feedback.<p>Now that the Apple Watch has built-in LTE, what could change in the next version? A rumor from <i>Fast Company</i> suggests that the Watch could follow Apple's "Force Touch" equipped laptops or iPhone 7 (and higher) models by making the …

The 6 biggest highlights from Apple WWDC 2018

Apple kickstarted its annual WWDC event today with a keynote led by CEO Tim Cook, where he introduced all the latest updates for iOS 12 and the new macOS. The keynote this year comes off of a quieter season for Apple. The company just had a press event back in March for its educational iPad launch …