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Wesley Moore's Search for an Alternative to MacOS

Wesley Moore:<p>I deeply value the consistency, versatility, reliability and integration of Mac OS X and the excellent quality hardware it runs on. …

Rumor: Apple to release iOS 10.3 beta with 'Theater mode' in January

A highly questionable rumor on Friday claims Apple is preparing the first beta release of iOS 10.3, thought by some to be an iPad-centric update, in …

iOS

Comparison: Which Apple MacBook is right for you?

Having trouble deciding between the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, MacBook Pro without Touch Bar, Retina MacBook and MacBook Air? Confused about …

MacBook Air
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Apple Campus 2 construction site shown off in massive 1.7-gigapixel aerial image

Apple's Campus 2 project in Cupertino, Calif., is one of the most photographed construction sites in the world thanks to a steady stream of …

Apple activates free next-day deliveries for last minute Christmas shoppers

Continuing a holiday tradition, Apple on Monday announced it will offer free next-day delivery on in-stock items ordered through its online store on …

Tim Cook explains to Apple employees why he met with President-elect Trump

In a series of answers to questions posted on Apple’s internal employee info service Apple Web today, CEO Tim Cook commented to employees on some hot-button topics. We obtained some of the answers to interesting questions about a few topics, including the fate of the Mac — but more on that …

Donald Trump

Apple to Add Grade Crossings to Maps After Federal Recommendation

Apple will add grade crossings to Apple Maps after a safety recommendation from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), reports <i>The New York Times</i>. The recommendation comes after a two year investigation into an accident that occurred after a driver got his truck stuck on railroad tracks …

All of Apple's OLED 'iPhone 8' models to use curved Samsung panels - report

A Sunday report reaffirmed claims that next year's "iPhone 8" will come in separate OLED and LCD versions, with all of the OLED models sporting …

Mobile Technology

AirPods orders begin to arrive, stock available for purchase at some Apple stores

Apple's long-awaited wireless AirPods are now available at Apple's retail stores, and pre-orderers of the sought-after device started receiving their …

Fitbit to reportedly buy smartwatch maker Pebble for 'small amount,' phase out product

Wearable fitness device giant Fitbit is reportedly on the verge of buying out, and subsequently shutting down, smartwatch upstart Pebble for what …

Apple Pay launches in Spain with Banco Santander as predicted; other cards too

Apple Pay has officially launched in Spain, as predicted in a report yesterday. The service is now available to customers of Banco Santander, with support for both debit and credit cards, alongside cards issued by Amex, Carrefour and Ticket Restaurant.<p>Apple lists 27 retail partners on its website, …

Apple’s Black Friday page now live in USA: offers gift cards on older products only

Apple’s Black Friday page went live yesterday on the Australian and New Zealand websites as time-zone differences always put them at the head of the queue, and exactly the same deals have now gone live in the USA and elsewhere.<p>It was clear from the Australian dollar values what the U.S. deals were …

2 Hour Deal: Apple's 9.7-inch iPad Pro (32GB, Wi-Fi + 4G LTE, Rose Gold) for $529 with no tax outside NY

For the next two hours only, or when supplies run out, Apple authorized reseller B&H Photo is offering the lowest price we've ever seen on Apple's …

Covington rolling early with 15p/4r/2b to lead the @Sixers to a 51-43 edge at the break! Conley's got 9p/3a for the @memgrizz. https://t.co/2HIupxcHAc

.@jonahballow asks @drose, @carmeloanthony, @kporzee, & the #Knicks what food is not allowed on #KnicksGiving & unwanted guests. https://t.co/YOIgfCoEuO

.@DetroitPistons in control at the Palace, leading the @MiamiHEAT 56-42 at the half. Drummond leads the way with 12p/9r/2b. https://t.co/OBMQbSKwH7

First LG UltraFine 5K Display hands-on unboxing appears [Video]

LG’s UltraFine 5K Display is not yet available for purchase via Apple’s online store, but it’s already beginning to makes the rounds in the press. Popular YouTuber Marques Brownlee just unboxed the MacBook Pro-centric 5K display in a hands-on video.<p>The 27-inch 5K display is notable, because it …

Review: Are the cord-free Skybuds worth the $249 price tag ahead of Apple’s AirPods?

While we await Apple’s delayed cord-free, wireless AirPods, we’ve been reviewing the competition to see if they are indeed worth the wait. The $249 Skybuds are one of the latest entries, making a debut at Best Buy this month across the US. I’ve been testing them over the last couple weeks…<p>Design<p>The …

Apple Opening Third Store in Paris at Marché Saint-Germain on December 3 [Updated]

Apple has announced it is opening a third retail store in Paris, France at Marché Saint-Germain on Saturday, December 3 at 10:00 a.m. local time.<p>Apple will be one of several new stores opening this month at Marché Saint-Germain, or the St. Germain Market, which has been under construction for …

China now Apple’s largest software market, overtaking U.S. for first time – App Annie

There have been predictions for years that China would eventually be a larger market for Apple than the USA. The weak Chinese economy means that it hasn’t yet happened in hardware, but the latest App Annie data says that it’s already got there on the software side.<p>The highlight of this report is …

Apple’s holding a Mac event on October 27th: 'hello again'

And we're back to the Mac<p>As expected, Apple just sent out invites for an event in Cupertino next week on October 27th. The tagline on the invite, "hello again," is a clear reference to the Mac, which was originally introduced with the word "hello" in 1984. The event will be streamed live starting …

MacBook Air

Duolingo’s latest iOS app lets you learn languages by chatting with AI bots

The best way to practice your language skills is through conversation; easy if you live in the country concerned, or are surrounded by those who speak the language, not so easy otherwise. This is the problem Duolingo has set out to solve with the latest update to its language-learning …

Alleged 'A10X' benchmarks appear, trounce iPhone 7's A10

The source that purportedly had the A10 chip benchmarked pre-iPhone 7 release claims to have a device with an "A10X" processor, destined for for a …

IPad Pro

Apple Remains World's Most Valuable Brand Despite First-Ever Drop in iPhone Sales

Apple remains the world's most valuable brand this year, topping Interbrand's annual rankings for the fourth consecutive year.<p>Apple's valuation rose 5% to $178.1 billion, ahead of tech rivals like Google, Microsoft, and Samsung, despite iPhone sales declining for the first time this year in line …

#NBApreseason debuts in Chicago! https://t.co/ZBpgvzXqOY

Comment: I’ve grown to love the new Home button on the iPhone 7 [Video]

A change to the iPhone’s Home button was long-rumored, but when Phil Schiller confirmed the existence of the iPhone 7’s solid state Home button, that’s when you knew it was for real.<p>The iPhone 7 isn’t Apple’s first foray into this area, as the MacBook line has taken a similar approach with its …