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Apple releases iTunes 12.5.5 with minor performance improvements

34 minutes agoTechnology / Apple : Apple Insider

Continuing Apple's big day of software releases, the company on Monday issued a minor iTunes update that delivers bug fixes and performance improvements to Mac and Windows users.

59% off RAVPower 14000mAh Portable Car Jump Starter - Deal Alert

1 hour agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

A compact power bank, a car jump starter, and a LED flashlight, all fit into a minimal and portable design. Whether it is your car or your USB devices, never run out of power again. Store it in the glovebox or simply drop it in your bag. Show More Summary

Short-term Apple executive Yoky Matsuoka returns to Nest as CTO

Yoky Matsuoka, a leading expert in the fields of robotics and artificial intelligence, is returning to Alphabet's Nest Labs after serving less than nine months on the job at Apple, where she was in charge of various health-related projects including aspects of Apple Watch.

DirecTV Now breaks 200,000 subscribers in problematic first month of service

AT&T's DirecTV has successfully managed to acquire more than 200,000 paying subscribers within one month of its launch on November 30, but despite the growth, customers of the Internet TV provider are continuing to endure issues with the service.

Ex-Apple director Lattner striving to make cars an 'appliance' at Tesla

Now heading up Autopilot development at Tesla, former Apple director Chris Lattner says that he's hoping to "accelerate the path to cars being appliances that solve people's problems," rather than machines that require constant maintenance.

Mac sales declined nearly 10% last year as Lenovo, Dell and others gained ground

It’s not surprising that Mac sales dropped for Apple in 2016 as they experienced their first year over year sales decline since 2001. What is interesting, however, is that as Mac sales dropped roughly 10% and personal computers overall dropped 5.7% for the year, the top four leaders in the market all saw growth as Apple was pushed to number five. more… Filed under: Apple

Right to Repair bills introduced in five states

Anyone with a cracked iPhone screen knows what a pain it is to go through Apple to get it repaired. You have to make a Genius Bar appointment, which may or may not still require you to wait around for a service technician. Then it could be hours before you get your precious back into your possession. Show More Summary

Devs bail on bringing BioShock back to iOS

BioShock, the beloved first-person shooter from 2K Games, won’t be coming back to iOS. The original title in the series was pulled from the App Store back in 2014 just a few months after making its much-anticipated debut. Now it seems as though 2K has given up on fixing incompatibilities with more recent Apple firmware. Show More Summary

Apple Again Seeks FCC Approval for Mysterious 'Wireless Device' With Bluetooth and NFC

For all of its devices that use communications technologies like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and NFC, Apple has to submit them to the United States Federal Communications Commission for approval, and the filings, though restricted, occasionally...Show More Summary

Logic Pros: Syncing sessions to GarageBand for iOS with iCloud in Logic Pro X 10.3

3 hours agoTechnology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

Last week Apple released Logic Pro X 10.3 with a ton of new features for pros and a refreshed user interface. In today’s Logic Pros, we give you the rundown on the update’s new iCloud syncing feature that lets you easily send your session...Show More Summary

FCC filing reveals Apple still working on Apple TV-shaped NFC, Bluetooth LE device

A new listing on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's regulatory database reveals Apple is still working on an unannounced product equipped with near-field technology that first surfaced in September of 2016.

Got a new Mac? Protect it with AppleCare and save up to $90 before time runs out

If you received a new Mac for the holidays or bought a 2016 12" MacBook on release day, now is the time to purchase an AppleCare extended protection plan before the one-year warranty expires. Adorama is slashing prices on standalone AppleCare purchases by as much as $90 -- and all plans comes with free shipping and no tax outside NY and NJ.

Apple latest to settle lawsuit with e-Watch over iPhone camera technology

Apple has reached a settlement with a San Antonio, Tex.-based firm called e-Watch, which claimed that the company was violating two U.S. patents related to cellphone cameras.

iPhone 8 May Use Apple's In-House Inductive Wireless Charging Rather Than Technology From Energous

Over the course of the last year, there has been ongoing speculation that wireless charging company Energous has inked a deal with Apple and could potentially provide wireless charging technology for the upcoming iPhone 8. While Energous...Show More Summary

MacOS Sierra 10.12.3 update fixes the Safari bug that affected MacBook Pro battery life

3 hours agoTechnology / Apple : Macworld

Let’s start the week with a macOS Sierra update, shall we? On Monday, Apple released macOS Sierra 10.12.3, which includes a number of updates for all Mac users, as well as updates that owners of the new MacBook Pro will need. While not...Show More Summary

Apple releases macOS 10.12.3 with MacBook Pro GPU and battery fixes

Apple has just released an update to macOS Sierra. 10.12.3 is a bugfix update, but it brings some much needed changes for the new MacBook Pro released late last year. With today’s update, Apple has issued a couple of fixes for the graphics chipset in the 15-inch model. Show More Summary

Google Voice modernized with cleaner appearance, picture messaging, 3D Touch on iPhone

Google has relaunched Google Voice, refreshing the VoIP service with an updated web experience and modernized iOS and Android apps, among other new features, in the cross-platform calling service's first significant update in over five years.

Google Voice updated w/ redesigned web & iOS apps, promise of ‘regular’ updates

4 hours agoTechnology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

Back in 2009, Google launched an ambitious voice-forwarding service that allowed users to maintain one number across multiple devices. Today, Google Voice received its first major update in years that sees a redesigned web interface, iOS app, and the promise of continued updates. more… Filed under: Apple

For Middle East elites, packing twin iPhones is a way of life

The animal hides used to make iPhone cases are exotic, from ostrich and stingray to American alligator. Shop for a luxury iPhone case on the website of the accessories company ullu, and you will soon spot a case that hints at an even richer lifestyle – one that holds two iPhones. People with two phones, […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Apple rolls out updates for iOS, macOS, tvOS and watchOS

Apple is rolling out its latest software updates for iOS 10, macOS Sierra, tvOS 10, and watchOS 3. Each release promises to fix bugs and improve performance, while the latest Sierra release also bolsters system security. iOS 10.2.1 has been in beta testing for several weeks, and now it’s available to all. Show More Summary

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