Citing sources in Taiwan, Japanese Apple blog Mac Otakara just came out with the first rumor on Wednesday suggesting Apple will release "S" models of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus that will look identical to this year's iPhone 7. Aside from...Show More Summary
Apple’s Mac App Store has been a desolate wasteland of mediocrity for years, but a new service called Setapp wants to breathe new life into macOS apps. Setapp app claims its an ‘Unstore’ alternative to the Mac App Store. Instead of paying for apps individually, you pay a monthly subscription fee for access of more […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Chromebooks are so close. Apple’s Mac lineup appears set for the foreseeable future, but with no refresh to the aging MacBook Air, there's no one up-to-date notebook that costs less than $1,299. The momentum behind super affordable Windows...Show More Summary
If you’re reading this article, chances are you’re thinking about buying a new Mac and may be in need of a little guidance. Fortunately, we’re quite familiar with Apple’s Macs, and we’re happy to help you choose the right Mac for you. Before we proceed, we should specifically address Apple’s desktop Macs. Show More Summary
According to Japanese Apple blog Mac Otakara, the 2017 iPad could see a complete redesign. In the report, Mac Otakara claims that the next iPad won’t have a home button, which, incidentally, coincides with rumors of Apple killing off the home button on their 2017 iPhone. Show More Summary
Thanksgiving is well underway in the United States, and Black Friday deals at online and brick and mortar stores are starting to go live. Many major retail stores like Target, Best Buy, and Walmart will be opening their doors in theShow More Summary
It was revealed on Wednesday that longtime Apple Product Manager of Automation Technologies Sal Soghoian, whose work is responsible for services like AppleScript and Automator, will be leaving the company in December as his post was recently eliminated.
The new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar is the first of Apple’s Macs to include a Touch ID sensor built-in for Apple Pay, unlocking the Mac with your fingerprint, and authentication purposes in third-party apps. Other Macs can use Apple Pay, but they need to use a nearby iPhone or Apple Watch to authenticate and complete the purchase. Here’s how it works: more… Filed under: Apple
Microsoft is bringing Visual Studio, its widely used tool for writing software, to Apple's Macs. The news will be announced at Microsoft's Connect conference later this week, but it was revealed early when the official blog entry went live a few days before. Show More Summary
As the new MacBook Pro models with Touch Bar begin arriving to customers, Apple has updated the Mac App Store with a featured section highlighting a selection of Mac apps that have been updated with Touch Bar support. Apple's list includes...Show More Summary
As Apple’s Mac App Store has exploded in size and popularity, it has also faced a growing number of complaints from developers. It can be hard to get your app discovered, there is frustration with terms of service, and updates can pose challenges. Ukrainian-based MacPaw, makers of popular apps such as CleanMyMac, think they have […]
Forget the Jet Black or matte black iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Bring on "Jet White." Apple might add a glossy white color to the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, according to a report from the Japanese Apple blog Mac Otakara. SEE ALSO: iPhone 8...Show More Summary
Debug menus are great little secrets that often hide useful extra settings. Apple’s hidden these menus in its default software for a while, and it’s often easy to unlock with a Terminal command. Read more...
Excitement over Apple’s new MacBook Pro announcements has been weakened a bit in the UK customers due to sticker shock when looking at the prices. Prices for new MacBook Pro’s have risen in the US a bit already, in the UK this has been...Show More Summary
Apple is announcing long-awaited updates to its Mac computers, aiming to spark consumer interest in a product line that often seems overshadowed by newer gadgets like the iPad and iPhone. As widely speculated, Apple will add a new touch-sensitive panel to the MacBook Pro, its top-of-the-line laptop....
Check out all of the big announcements from Apple's October 2016 event right here! Apple is expected to make a few notable announcements at its event today, and you'll be able to find them all right here. Also be sure to check out our...Show More Summary
This week’s TCBC podcast is all about events: Microsoft’s and Apple’s, both of which happen this week and both of which will be covered by Romain Dillet, who joins as my guest for the episode. We’re fresh from watching and writing about Microsoft’s event earlier today, where it revealed its Surface Studio PC and a host of software improvements coming to Windows… Read More
Apple’s Services business is now worth more than its individual iPad, Mac and Apple Watch businesses, according to the company’s quarterly earnings — and beautifully illustrated by the Apple-watching website Six Colors. Check out their graph below. Show More Summary
Mac users' long wait will be over soon.
If you’ve been waiting patiently to pull the trigger on a new Mac purchase, get ready for Thursday. Apple’s legacy product lineup is feeling a little neglected as of late, with the company prioritizing the iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch this year. Show More Summary