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Overcast 4.0 Brings UI Optimizations for iOS 11 and iPhone X, Drag and Drop, and New Advanced Settings

The combination of iOS 11 and iPhone X is pushing developers to reconsider many of their interaction paradigms and interface affordances that predated the Super Retina display and drag and drop. In a span of two months, iOS 11 made custom implementations of multiple item selection and reordering …

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Apple hypes iOS 11 with new iPad Pro videos

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All the keyboard shortcuts you can use when starting up your Mac

You can boot your Mac in different modes or reset different parameters with keyboard shortcuts.Sometimes your Mac isn't running properly, so you need …

Mac malware continues to grow, reports McAfee, but is again mostly adware

McAfee tells us that the growth in Mac malware seen last year has continued into this year, growing 53% in the first quarter alone. The total number of instances of malware detected has reached over 700,000.<p>As before, though, the headline number isn’t as alarming as it might appear …<p>First, the …

Former Apple product design engineer reveals how Apple runs its factories

On this week’s <i>Apple Chat</i> (the podcast formerly known as <i>Kahney’s Korner</i>): I talk with former Apple product design engineer Anna-Katrina Shedletsky about her take on modern manufacturing and how AI will revolutionize factories. She introduces us to her new company, Instrumental, which is using …

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iOS 11 makes the iPad feel more like a Mac

iOS 11 isn’t coming out until this fall, but Apple had the preview loaded up on its new 10.5-inch iPad Pro today for members of the press to check out. I got to the play with the operating system for a few minutes while handling the tablet, and what stands out the most is just how complicated it’s …

iPad gets overhauled multitasking and other major software updates in iOS 11

Apple announced some new updates for the iPad Pro at WWDC as part of the upcoming iOS 11 update that finally builds out the tablet’s potential as a professional device, with what Apple calls “the largest iOS release for iPad ever.”<p>The Dock is getting overhauled, and now resembles the dock on a Mac. …

Koogeek Smart Socket HomeKit-enabled Light Bulb Adapter: $30 (Reg. $40)

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iOS 11 concept imagines new productivity features, Finder app, and more for iPad users [Video]

We’ve seen a few concepts imagining what iOS 11 could look like, but today the folks at MacStories have put together a video highlighting new features that could come to the iPad as part of the update. The incredibly well thought out concept imagines features such as system-wide drag and drop, a …

KGI: Apple likely to launch 10.5-inch iPad Pro and Siri Speaker at WWDC alongside new software

Apple’s WWDC conference kicks off on June 5th and whilst it is predominantly a software conference, reliable Apple analyst KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo is reporting that he expects Apple to launch two new hardware products next month.<p>Repeating previous claims, Kuo says there is a more than 50% chance of the …

Download the new macOS Sierra wallpaper for iPhone, iPad, and desktop

Today, Apple announced major renovations and upgrades to its latest version of OS X, now called macOS. The new naming convention means the operating …

Internet’s new addressing system now mainstream, says Apple – prioritized in iOS 9 & OS X 10.11 betas

With the Internet running out of standard 32-bit IP addresses (known as IPv4), the switch to IPv6 – which offers 128-bit addresses – has been quietly underway for some time. Apple says this work has now progressed sufficiently for IPv6 to be considered mainstream, and it is prioritizing the use of …

Apple's iPhone reaps dominant 92% of handset industry's profits

Though the iPhone is just 20 percent of the overall smartphone market, Apple's handset accounted for a colossal 92 percent of the industry's …

iOS 9 solves the dilemma between iPad and laptop

The iPad makes for an excellent business device, but there's long been a chorus wanting it to be more like a laptop. iOS 9 moves the iPad into that …

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Mac sales up 16.1% in June quarter as overall PC market continues slump

Continuing to buck trends, Mac sales rose 16.1 percent year-over-year in the June quarter even as the PC industry as a whole shrank 11.8 percent, …

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Regarding ARM-based Macs

There's a story going around about Apple working on ARM-based Macs. In other words, Macs that, instead of Intel chipsets, use the same kind of Apple …

Apple might show off true multitasking for the iPad at WWDC next month

Rumors of a large-screened "iPad Pro" have been swirling for months now, and now we're getting more details about the future of the iPad from one of the best Apple sources out there. According to <i>9to5Mac'</i>s Mark Gurman, Apple should be ready to release a 12-inch iPad later this year, probably around …

How to get Faces to sync between multiple computers in Photos for OS X

Your Faces album won't sync across your computers — but there's another way to see that collection across your devices.I like being able to see …

Are new Macs coming at WWDC?

We all want better efficiency because it means more time working and less time charging our laptops.<p>More specifically, I'm hoping that Apple gives us …

Will Wolfram's New Image Identification Come to Siri?

Some of Siri's specialized knowledge comes courtesy of WolframAlpha, a service that offers access to an extensive knowledge base. When you ask Siri how many calories are in a bagel, or what the square root of 128 is, Siri's answer comes from WolframAlpha.<p>The company now has a new image-recognition …

How to get notified when someone Messages your name on OS X

This doesn't just work with iMessages: If you're on a Yosemite Mac that's linked to an iPhone, and you're using iOS 8 and Yosemite's Continuity …

iOS 9 Wishes – MacStories

I concluded last year's assessment of iOS 8 on a positive note:<p>The scope of iOS 8's changes will truly make sense as developers keep building brand new experiences over the coming months. iOS has begun to open up, and there's no stopping at this point.<p>For some Apple observers, it'd be easy – and …

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Apple Launches New ‘Everything Changes With iPad’ Campaign – MacStories

Apple has launched a new campaign called 'Everything Changes with iPad', highlighting different use cases for the device with apps and iOS features that can help people on a daily basis.<p>iPad can change the way you do things every day. Take on a new project, pick up a new skill, or start a new …

Sunrise Launches ‘Meet’, a Custom Keyboard to Schedule Meetings – MacStories

When I first tried Meet, Sunrise's latest addition to their popular calendar app, I didn't think it made much sense as a custom keyboard. Now, a few months later, Meet has become my favorite way to check on my availability from any app and create one-to-one meetings. With Meet, the Sunrise team has …

Alternote Review: Minimalist Markdown Evernote App for OS X – MacStories

Alternote for the Mac is like Evernote for the Mac, done right. It dumps many of Evernote’s advanced “features,” focusing on note-taking and note-using instead. If you ever get frustrated by Evernote’s bloat, Alternote is your answer.<p>Best of all, it runs on Evernote’s back end, so you lose nothing …

The MacBook and the future of Apple laptops

I'm <i>certain</i> the Force Touch trackpad will be in the next version of the 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro.<p>The MacBook's wacky and magical new Force Touch …

iPad Air 2 review: Six months later

Design<p><b>Rene:</b> The iPad Air 2 is just ridiculous. Even six months out I can't believe Apple's hardware team was able to pack this much power into a …

Debunk: Don’t hold your breath for second-wave Apple Watch countries on May 8

A new report out today claims Apple will soon be taking orders for the Apple Watch in more countries around the world — even as stock in the initial launch countries remains tight. According to Italian site iSpazio, citing anonymous sources, Apple plans to roll out the Apple Watch preview and …

1.3 GHz, built-to-order MacBooks begin preparing to ship following charges

Apple has started to charge the credit cards of customers who ordered the highest-end 1.3GHz version of the 12-inch MacBook, according to emails from <i>9to5Mac</i> readers. The customized, built-to-order MacBook went on sale earlier this month with 3-4 week shipping times for even the earliest orders, and …

Add Ethernet and more USB 3.0 ports to your MacBook for $16 Prime shipped, plus some bonus power bank deals

We can’t have it all. Apple’s ultra-thin MacBooks are off-the-charts beautiful (ya, I’m a fanboy), but that thinness comes with sacrifices in connectivity options. None of Apple’s current laptops (aside from the ancient 13-inch regular MacBook Pro) have an Ethernet port, while every model only gets …