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Apple M1

Why the M1X Mac, not the iPhone 13, will be the star of 2021

So Apple’s “California Streaming” event was fun, wasn’t it? Shiny new iPhones, updates to the iPad and iPad mini (finally), a spiffy new Apple Watch Series 7 and Fitness+ workouts, and let’s not forget the new Apple TV+ shows coming this fall. It’s all exciting unless you’re … Continue reading

Apple M1

The M1X Macs, not the iPhone 13, will be the star of 2021

So Apple’s “California Streaming” event was fun, wasn’t it? Shiny new iPhones, updates to the iPad and iPad mini (finally), a spiffy new Apple Watch Series 7 and Fitness+ workouts, and let’s not forget the new Apple TV+ shows coming this fall. It’s all exciting unless you’re … Continue reading

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The next big thing comes to those who wait

Apple announced the iPhone 13 lineup last week, touting cameras, longer battery life, different colors. A lot of people have said this wasn’t a very exciting iPhone announcement and, you know what? It’s true. iPhone announcements just aren’t that exciting … Continue reading

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iPhone 14 rumors: Notchless Pros and a cheaper Max could arrive in 2022

The iPhone 13 isn’t even here yet, and there are already pundits and analysts claiming to know what’s in store for the iPhone 14. At this point, you should regard all such reports with extreme skepticism, regardless of the source. … Continue reading

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Safari 15 for macOS now available: New macOS tabs will transform your workflow

Tabs are a major user interface element in Safari for macOS—we use them all the time, but they become unwieldly and hard to manage. Apple hopes to address those problems in Safari 15 with a new tab implementation and features. … Continue reading

iOS 15.1: Beta 1 is released with SharePlay and vaccine cards in Wallet

Just one day after the release of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, Apple has begun beta-testing iOS 15.1. The first beta was released to developers on Tuesday, September 21. The public beta tests typically follow within a day or so. … Continue reading

iPhone 13 Pro

iPhone 13 Pro review roundup: The one to get

If it seems like the iPhone 13 Pro is a much bigger upgrade over the iPhone 13 this year than in years past, it’s because it is. Early reviewers agree that the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max … Continue reading

Future iPhones may be able to detect depression, cognitive decline

While rumors about future health and fitness features usually pertain to the Apple Watch, a report in The Wall Street Journal says Apple is looking to expand the iPhone’s role as well. Sources and documents seen by the Journal say … Continue reading

iOS 15: How to move the Safari address bar back to the top

In iOS 15, iPadOS 15, and macOS Monterey, Apple has dramatically redesigned Safari for the first time in years. The iPhone gets the biggest changes, with a new tab bar at the bottom of the screen and a bunch of … Continue reading

iPhone 13 review roundup: Big improvements where it matters

If you’re still wondering whether to buy an iPhone 13 or 13 mini when they hit stores on Friday, the early reviewers all agree: It’s well worth the upgrade from any iPhone that isn’t an iPhone 12. The upgrades to … Continue reading