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Windows 11 Will Run Android Apps From Amazon Appstore

Microsoft today held an event where it unveiled Windows 11, the next generation of Windows with a new design, new versatility capabilities, gaming improvements, and more. One notable announcement was that, starting with Windows 11, PCs will be able to run Android apps. Logically, Microsoft would partner with the Google Play Store to offer Android apps on its platforms. However, the company is taking a different route, partnering with Amazon to open Windows 11 to Android apps. As reported by The

24 Jun 2021 9:51 pm
Apple Shares Trailer for 'CODA' and Greenlights First French-Language Series

Apple today shared a trailer for its original film CODA and greenlit its first-ever French-language original series, titled Liaison. CODA is a critically acclaimed Apple TV+ original film that tells the story of a 17-year-old girl named Ruby, played by Emilia Jones, who is the sole hearing member of a deaf family, nicknamed CODA, or child of deaf adults. Gifted with a voice that her parents can't hear, seventeen-year-old Ruby, is the sole hearing member of a deaf family a CODA, Child of Deaf

24 Jun 2021 9:00 pm
Apple Watch Series 3 Prototype May Show Contacts for Potential 'Smart Bands'

Apple may have tested Smart Bands for the Apple Watch, according to a new image of a prototype device. The image, shared by developer and prototype collector Giulio Zompetti , shows two metal contacts inside an Apple Watch Series 3 prototype's band slot, either side of the diagnostic port. Zompetti postulated that the wo unusual pads are exposed to the band, and may be a kind of iPad-like Smart Connector , much like those from various iPad models, used to accommodate a Smart Band. Apple has fi

24 Jun 2021 8:11 pm
Apple Fitness+ Getting New 'Time to Walk' Episodes and More Next Week

Apple today announced it will be releasing new Time to Walk episodes for Apple Fitness+ subscribers starting June 28. Time to Walk launched in January and features audio stories from influential people that Apple Watch users can listen to with AirPods or other wireless headphones while walking. The episodes are automatically downloaded to the Apple Watch with an Apple Fitness+ subscription, and users can start an episode directly from the Workout app. Starting June 28, users can listen to an epi

24 Jun 2021 8:01 pm
Apple Stores Won't See 'Major Shift' in Operations After Reopening Worldwide

Apple's retail chief Deirdre O'Brien recently spoke with CNBC 's Josh Lipton about the future of Apple Stores amid a transition to a post-pandemic world. As noted by 9to5Mac 's Michael Steeber , June 15 marked the first day that all Apple Store locations were open around the world, as public health restrictions begin to ease in many countries. O'Brien confirmed that all Apple Store locations are now open, adding that more people are getting out and about as life returns to a more familiar state.

24 Jun 2021 7:32 pm
Deals: AirPods Max Hit New Record Low Price of $489 on Amazon ($60 Off)

AirPods Max have received an even steeper discount on Amazon today, dropping the headphones down to $489.00 , down from $549.00 in select colors. Sky Blue and Space Gray are available at this price, and Pink are available for just a bit more at $490.30 . Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Adorama. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. This sale beats the previous low price by about $10, and it's now the best dea

24 Jun 2021 6:35 pm
Reliable Leaker Known as 'Kang' Hit With Warning From Apple

The highly reliable Apple leaker known as Kang and a number of other unspecified leakers have reportedly received warnings from lawyers representing Apple. According to posts on Kang's Weibo account , Apple recently commissioned a law firm to send admonitory letters to a number of leakers. The letter purportedly cautioned leakers that they must not disclose information about unreleased Apple projects because it may give Apple's competitors valuable information and mislead customers, because what

24 Jun 2021 6:15 pm
UK Network Operator EE to Charge Customers for Roaming Within the EU

U.K. mobile operator EE plans to charge customers almost $3 (2) a day to use data roaming within the EU, a result of the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union, BBC reports . The new charge will go into effect in January 2022, and at first, will only apply to new EE customers or customers upgrading their plan and contract from July 7, 2021. Initially, EE, O2, Three, and Vodafone, representing the largest mobile operators in the U.K., stated they had no plans to reintroduce the charge. EE

24 Jun 2021 5:44 pm
Latest Zoom Update Improves iPad Calls, Adds Custom Video Filters, Gender Pronouns, and More

Last month, Zoom added support for the new Center Stage feature exclusive to Apple's latest iPad Pro models, and this month the popular video conferencing app is back with another update containing several interface improvements and usability features on iOS. Notable enhancements in version 5.7.0 of the app include a better iPad visual experience, support for individual call participants to request Live Transcription, custom video filters, scheduling privileges, consistent date formatting, and p

24 Jun 2021 5:03 pm
Google Updates Authenticator App Ahead of iOS 15's Upcoming Built-in Code Generator

Google has updated its 2FA Authenticator app for iOS with a new privacy feature that lets users require Face ID or Touch ID before displaying two-factor account authentication codes. Previously, fingerprint or facial authentication was only required when exporting accounts. Now though, upon activating Google's Privacy Screen feature in v3.2.0 of the app, Face ID or Touch ID is needed in order to show newly generated codes. The authentication requirement can be set to show immediately, after 10 s

24 Jun 2021 2:08 pm
Logitech Combo Touch Keyboard and Trackpad Case for 4th-Gen iPad Air Now Available for Pre-Order, Ships in July

Logitech has launched a version of its Combo Touch Keyboard for Apple's 4th-generation iPad Air , offering a more affordable alternative to Apple's Magic Keyboard. Priced at $199.99, which is $100 cheaper than the Magic Keyboard for the 10.9-inch iPad Air, Logitech's Combo Touch Keyboard provides a full folio case with attached keyboard and touchpad. Like the version already available for Apple's latest iPad Pro models , the keyboard is detachable and an integrated stand allows it to be used in

24 Jun 2021 1:03 pm
Nathan Pyle's 'Strange Planet' Comic Coming to Apple TV+ as Animated Series

Popular comic Strange Planet from Nathan Pyle is being turned into an animated television series that's set to premiere on Apple TV+ , reports Deadline . The Strange Planet comics and books feature blue aliens from an Earth-like planet who describe their Earth-like activities in new and unusual ways. Nathan Pyle has amassed millions of followers on Instagram with the webcomic, which debuted in 2019, and has published multiple books. Nathan Pyle will be working with Dan Harmon to turn the comic i

24 Jun 2021 12:51 am
Notability and FileMaker Updated With Native Support for M1 Macs

Apple subsidiary Claris today announced the release of FileMaker version 19.3 with several new features, including native support for Apple silicon, resulting in improved performance on Macs with the M1 chip. An overview of new features from the announcement: Apple silicon: Claris FileMaker Pro and Claris FileMaker Server are the first low-code universal macOS binaries that ensure optimized performance on Apple silicon computers while still offering amazing speed on Intel-based Mac computers.

24 Jun 2021 12:20 am
New AirPods Expected Later This Year as Suppliers Begin Component Shipments

At least seven Apple suppliers have reportedly kicked off circuit board-related shipments for upcoming Apple products, and this notably includes third-generation AirPods, which are expected to be released later this year. Suppliers including Semco, LG Innotek, Kinsus, Unimicron, Nan Ya, Zhen Ding and AT&S have all kicked off their BT substrate shipments for Apple's next-generation products including the Apple Watch, AirPods and iPhone, which all adopt SiP modules, a paywalled DigiTimes report cl

23 Jun 2021 11:36 pm
Apple Releases Revised AirTag Firmware Update

Apple today released a new version of the 1.0.276 firmware designed for AirTags , which is a revision to the update that was made available in June. The new AirTags 1.0.276 firmware has a build number of 1A287b, while the old firmware had a build number of 1A276d. The 1.0.276 firmware that came out in June added anti-stalking security enhancements , and this new version likely just refines these features. Because the firmware version has not changed, it is not possible to tell the new firmware f

23 Jun 2021 10:46 pm
Apple Shares Trailer for Docuseries 'Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson'

Apple today released the trailer for upcoming docuseries Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson, which is set to premiere on Friday, July 30th on Apple TV+ . The six-part docuseries will examine sound creation and the revolutionary technology that has shaped music as we know it, and as the name suggests, it is hosted by DJ and Grammy Award-winning artist and producer Mark Ronson. Each episode will follow Ronson as he uncovers untold stories of music creation and explores the lengths that producers and

23 Jun 2021 10:20 pm
Apple Watch Series 7 May Feature Smaller Double-Sided S7 Chip

Apple Watch Series 7 could feature a smaller S7 chip, potentially providing more space for a larger battery or other components. According to a paywalled preview of a DigiTimes report accessed by MacRumors, next-generation Apple Watch models will adopt double-sided System in Package (SiP) packaging from Taiwanese supplier ASE Technology. On its website, ASE Technology confirms that its double-sided technology allows for module miniaturization, paving the way for a smaller S7 chip. Apple Watch Se

23 Jun 2021 10:07 pm
Kuo: 2022 iPhone SE Will Be the 'Cheapest 5G iPhone Ever'

Apple is planning to launch an updated version in the first half of 2022, Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said today in a note to investors. As he has said previously , the design of the new iPhone SE will be oughly the same as the existing SE, which is modeled after the iPhone 8. Kuo says that the new 2022 iPhone SE will support 5G, and it will include processor updates. The device will be positioned as the cheapest 5G iPhone ever. The most affordable iPhone with 5G right now is the iPhone 12 mini

23 Jun 2021 9:49 pm
Kuo: 2022 iPhones May Feature Under-Screen Touch ID

Apple may include an under the screen Touch ID sensor for some models of the 2022 iPhones, according to credible Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In an investor note today obtained by MacRumors , Kuo says that Apple plans to have four models in the 2022 iPhone lineup. Kuo had previously stated that the iPhone 13, destined for this year, will be the last iPhone lineup to feature a 5.4-inch mini size. Kuo reaffirmed his belief today, stating that the 2022 iPhones will only feature a 6.1-inch and 6.7-in

23 Jun 2021 9:46 pm
Apple TV+ Series 'Foundation' and 'The Problem With Jon Stewart' Premiering in September

In an email informing Apple TV+ subscribers that their free trial period will soon lapse, Apple also revealed that the series Foundation and The Problem With Jon Stewart will both premiere in September, but no specific dates were provided. From the email, received by a MacRumors editor: Plus, there's much more to come with highly anticipated new dramas, comedies, kids shows and some of the biggest films in streaming: - Mr. Corman: Starring Emmy Award winner Joseph Gordon-Levitt series premi

23 Jun 2021 8:12 pm
Deals: Amazon Continuing to Discount M1 MacBook Air Models to All-Time Low Prices (Save Up to $149)

In the wake of Prime Day, Amazon is still discounting the M1 MacBook Air to record low prices in both 256GB and 512GB storage options. To start, you can get the 256GB model for $899.99 today on Amazon, down from an original price of $999.00. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. As of writing, all colors are in stock and ready to ship from Amazon. The sale has also been

23 Jun 2021 7:19 pm
American Airlines Rolling Out iPhones and iPads to Flight Attendants and Others Over the Next Year

American Airlines plans to roll out new iPhones and iPads to pilots, flight attendants, gate agents, and aircraft maintenance technicians over the next year, according to a company memo obtained by View from the Wing . The airline started rolling out the iPhone 12 to its gate agents at Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. earlier this month, allowing agents to offer service to customers wherever they are in a terminal, per the memo. If the test program is successful, the iPhone 12 will be

23 Jun 2021 6:31 pm
Apple Executive Suggests Users Who Want App Sideloading Move to Android

Apple earlier today published a detailed report outlining in blatant terms the negative impact that sideloading would have on the iPhone and iPad , specifically calling out the impacts it would have on user privacy and security. Now, the company is continuing its PR push, with an executive suggesting in an interview that users who wish to sideload apps should move to Android. Speaking to Fast Company , Apple's head of user privacy, Erik Neuenschwander, said that opening the doors to sideloading

23 Jun 2021 5:37 pm
iPhone 13 Dummy Models Depict Repositioned Camera Modules, Larger Bump on 'Pro Max'

New alleged dummy models of the upcoming iPhone 13 , shared by leaker Sonny Dickson on Twitter , depict a repositioned camera bump on the standard iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini, while the camera bump on the highest-end model is slightly larger. The dummy models line up with iPhone 13 schematics previously seen by MacRumors , which showed that the upcoming iPhones will feature a thicker overall design and larger camera bumps. The larger and thicker camera bumps could be a result of the rumored inc

23 Jun 2021 4:42 pm
OneDrive for Web Gains Image Editing Tools, Coming to iOS App Soon

OneDrive users can now edit pictures after they've uploaded them to the cloud storage service, thanks to the addition of basic photo editing features announced this week by Microsoft. Similar to tools found in Google Photos , the new features include standard cropping options with built-in presets for images to be used on social media, as well as flip and 90-degree and incremental rotate options for uploaded pictures. There are some useful new light and color adjustments, too. Users can adjust b

23 Jun 2021 4:30 pm
Twitter Makes It Easier to Share Tweets to Instagram Stories

Twitter on iOS now enables users to easily share tweets directly to Instagram through a Story, rather than having to screenshot and post tweets onto the platform. A new Instagram Stories option will appear for iOS users within the Twitter share sheet for a specific tweet. By pressing it, users are redirected to Instagram Stories with an unclickable sticker of that specific tweet. While the new method is useful for users, its limitation of not linking to the specific tweet makes the true cross-pl

23 Jun 2021 4:05 pm
Apple Says Allowing Sideloading on iPhone Would Expose Users to Serious Privacy and Security Risks

Amid the ongoing controversy over its tight control of app distribution on iOS, Apple today laid out its case arguing that allowing apps to be sideloaded on an iPhone would expose users to serious privacy and security risks. Sideloading refers to installing apps from a source outside of the official App Store, such as a website or third-party app store. In a new document shared on its privacy website, Apple said the App Store plays an important role in keeping users safe, as the company reviews

23 Jun 2021 3:00 pm
Apple TV+ and Other Streaming Services Could Face Ofcom Regulation in the UK

U.S. video streaming services including Apple TV+ , Netflix, and Disney+ are likely to face tighter regulation in the U.K. as part of proposals being considered by the British government. Ministers at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport today announced that they will consult on plans to bring streaming video platforms under British broadcasting laws in order to level the regulatory playing field with traditional broadcasters like the BBC, ITV, Sky and others. Traditional broadca

23 Jun 2021 2:39 pm
Tim Cook Reportedly Called Nancy Pelosi and Other Members of Congress to Warn Against Passing Antitrust Bills

Apple CEO Tim Cook personally called U.S. Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other members of Congress to ask for a delay in considering new antitrust legislation proposals that seek to undo tech giants' market dominance, according to The New York Times . The antitrust bills were rushed, he said. They would crimp innovation. And they would hurt consumers by disrupting the services that power Apples lucrative iPhone , Mr. Cook cautioned at various points, according to five people with knowledge of the conv

23 Jun 2021 12:58 pm
Apple TV+ Has Received Nearly 400 Awards Nominations Since Launch

Apple this week announced that, to date, Apple TV+ films and series have received 389 awards nominations and have won 112 awards since the streaming service launched in November 2019. The company said Apple TV+ has eceived more award recognitions faster than any other streaming service in its debut. Recent award wins for Apple TV+ include hit comedy series Ted Lasso receiving a Peabody Award for excellence in storytelling, while Apple also earned two Critics Choice Real TV Awards for Oprah Winf

23 Jun 2021 4:30 am
Video: Sony's New WF-1000XM4 Earbuds vs. Apple's AirPods Pro

Apple's AirPods Pro are the flagship earbuds in the company's lineup, but there are plenty of other third-party truly wireless earbuds out there on the market. Sony is one of the main contenders in the space, so MacRumors videographer Dan took a look at the brand-new WF-1000XM4 earbuds to see how they stack up. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. The awkwardly named WF-1000XM4 buds are priced at $279, just a bit higher than the AirPods Pro at $249, although we've been reg

23 Jun 2021 1:35 am
Review: Aqara's HomeKit H1 Switches, Temperature Sensor, and Hub M2 Expand Any Smart Home With Easy Setup

Aqara makes a range of HomeKit -compatible smart home devices for multiple regions around the world. This review takes a look at four of Aqara's latest products, including its Temperature and Humidity Sensor and the newly-released Hub M2 , as well as the Wireless Remote Switch H1 and Smart Wall Switch H1, which launch today. With these new accessories, I was able to add to the HomeKit setup I created with some of Aqara's devices earlier this year , and put the company's new additions to the smar

23 Jun 2021 1:03 am
Apple Updates Dark Sky Weather App With Apple Watch Improvements and More

Apple today updated the Dark Sky weather app for the first time since November with improved VoiceOver support and other bug fixes and performance improvements. In addition, Dark Sky complications on the Apple Watch now update more frequently. The full release notes for Dark Sky version 6.8.6: Improved VoiceOver support Complications on Apple Watch update more frequently Addresses an issue that could prevent the moon phase from updating Stability and performance improvements Apple acquired D

23 Jun 2021 12:28 am
Popular Classic Endless Runner 'Jetpack Joyride' Coming to Apple Arcade

Apple Arcade continues its strategy to bring classical and popular games to the game platform, with the latest addition soon to be the classic endless runner Jetpack Joyride. Jetpack Joyride was initially launched in 2011 and is developed by game developer Halfbrick . The game has grown in popularity and consists of Barry's main character embarking on a journey with a jetpack and entrusting the user to control them as they move and avoid obstacles. When it launches on Apple Arcade, the game will

22 Jun 2021 11:33 pm
Apple Shares Photos of Upcoming Tower Theatre Store in Los Angeles Ahead of June 24 Opening

Ahead of its grand opening later this week on June 24 , Apple today shared photos of its upcoming Apple Tower Theatre retail store in Los Angeles. The store will reside in the historic Tower Theatre originally designed in the heart of Los Angeles in 1927. Apple has collaborated with the local community, leading preservationists, and artists to houghtfully preserve and restore the theaters beauty and grandeur. Apple's senior vice president of retail, Deirdre OBrien, says that this new store hono

22 Jun 2021 10:56 pm
'Today at Apple' Expanding With New 'Creative Studios' Initiative

Apple today announced an expansion of its Today at Apple program with a new Creative Studios initiative that will provide career-building mentorship, professional industry skills training, creative resources, and access to Apple's full line of products like the iPhone, iPad, and Mac to underrepresented communities around the world. Creative Studios will launch first in Los Angeles and Beijing, followed by Bangkok, London, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. later this year. In each city, Apple said it

22 Jun 2021 10:39 pm
Brave Search Now Available in Beta as Privacy-Protecting Search Engine Alternative to Google

Brave, the browser which has gained momentum and popularity in recent years, is taking another leap forward in its quest to offer users a more private and secure internet experience. Starting today, Brave browser users will have access to Brave Search in beta, a completely new search engine that offers unmatched privacy. Brave Search was announced last March, and since its announcement, it's been tested by more than 100,000 users. Brave, which prides itself on being a rowser reimagined, recentl

22 Jun 2021 9:30 pm
Foxconn Offers 'Record-High' Bonuses to Recruit Workers for iPhone 13 Assembly

Apple's largest manufacturing partner Foxconn is offering ecord-high signing bonuses in an effort to recruit workers for iPhone 13 production over the next few months, according to the South China Morning Post . iPhone 13 Pro in Matte Black render via EverythingApplePro The report claims Foxconn is offering up to 8,000 yuan ($1,235) as a signing bonus to former workers willing to return to its Zhengzhou, China factory to assist with iPhone assembly during the peak season, up from 5,500 yuan las

22 Jun 2021 7:59 pm
Amazon Prime Day: The Best Accessory Deals

Prime Day is still ongoing today, offering numerous discounts across many different storefronts on Amazon. Yesterday we highlighted some of the best Apple discounts , some of which are still on sale. Today, we're focusing on popular third-party accessories from companies like Anker, Belkin, Ecobee, and more. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. There are a few things t

22 Jun 2021 7:31 pm
HomePod Mini Now Available to Order in New Zealand

Apple this week made the HomePod mini available to order in New Zealand , with pricing set at $159 including tax. Available in Space Gray and White, the speaker currently faces a 2-3 weeks shipping estimate in the country. Apple confirmed the HomePod mini would be launching in additional countries during its WWDC keynote earlier this month. The speaker became available to order in Austria and Ireland last week , and it will be released in Italy later this year. The international expansion comes

22 Jun 2021 6:43 pm
First National UK Emergency Alerts Test Set for Today, But iPhones Won't Be Included in Testing Until Next Week

The U.K. government on Tuesday will perform its first national test of a new Emergency Alerts system, but only Android users will receive the alert, with iPhones to be included in a smaller, regional test later this month, the Cabinet Office has confirmed to MacRumors . The government-issued emergency alerts, set to go live this summer, are part of a public safety system similar to one used in the U.S. that is designed to warn smartphone and tablet users if there's a danger to life nearby, with

22 Jun 2021 3:35 pm
London Underground to Gain Full Mobile Phone Coverage by 2024

London Underground passengers will be able to get mobile coverage across the rail network by the end of 2024, it has been announced . In a press release, Transport for London (TfL) said the capital's Oxford Circus, Tottenham Court Road and Bank stations would be among the first fully connected stations by the end of the year, followed by Tottenham Court Road, Euston, and Camden Town by the end of 2022. Mobile reception was introduced on the eastern half of the Jubilee line in March last year. Tf

22 Jun 2021 2:05 pm
Facebook Aims to Take on Clubhouse With 'Live Audio Rooms'

Facebook this week launched its Clubhouse competitor in the U.S., called Live Audio Rooms, along with its new podcasts service, details of which we covered previously . To begin with, Live Audio Rooms is only available to some public figures and certain groups, and can only be hosted through the Facebook iOS app, but both iOS and Android users can join a room, and the feature supports up to 50 speaking participants and an unlimited number of listeners. While Clubhouse already has a solid user ba

22 Jun 2021 1:27 pm
iPhone 13 Chipmakers Poised to Scale Up Supply in the Third Quarter

Apple is set to receive supply priority status from pure play foundry TSMC for iPhone 13 chip orders going into the third quarter of 2021, as the Taiwanese partner grapples with orders for automative and other device chips amid a supply shortfall, according to DigiTimes . TSMC is also set to ramp up its output for the upcoming iPhone series in the third quarter, the sources indicated. Other chip suppliers in Apple's supply chain, including Genesys Logic and Parade Technologies, are also scaling

22 Jun 2021 12:19 pm
Everything That's New in the iOS 15 FaceTime App: SharePlay, Android Support, Spatial Audio and More

Apple in iOS 15 is making major changes to the FaceTime app, introducing a whole range of new features that turn FaceTime into the ultimate hub for interacting with friends, family, coworkers, and more. Our FaceTime guide outlines everything that's new in the FaceTime app in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 , and many of these features are also in macOS Monterey and can even be used in tvOS 15. We've also included detailed how tos and tutorials so you can dive right into FaceTime after upgrading. SharePlay

22 Jun 2021 2:25 am
Apple TV App Offering Extended One-Month Paramount+ Trial Through June

Apple today announced it is offering an extended one-month free trial for the Paramount+ streaming service to new users who subscribe within the Apple TV app through June 30, as spotted by The Mac Observer . The offer is valid in the U.S. only. Previously known as CBS All Access, Paramount+ provides access to TV shows and movies from ViacomCBS and its various subsidiaries, including CBS, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, and others. The streaming service typically offers

21 Jun 2021 11:53 pm
Official Ted Lasso Merch Now Available, Starting With $60 'Richmond' Jersey

Building on the success of the series, Apple TV+ 's Ted Lasso is now officially selling merchandise related to the show, including mugs, t-shirts, jerseys, and more. The new listings, spotted by 9to5Mac , including marketing from the team portrayed in the hit TV series named A.F.C. Richmond. Fan Favorite merchandise includes a $60 Richmond jersey , a $42 hooded sweatshirt , a $16 pint glass , a $15 mug with the Be a Goldfish quote, borrowed from one of the show's episodes, and more. Some of the

21 Jun 2021 10:30 pm
iCloud Users Continue to Be Plagued by Calendar Spam

Despite previous attempts to put the situation at rest, some iCloud users continue to experience spam calendar invitations , causing their calendars to be filled with random events. The situation received widespread coverage in 2016, where Apple said that it was actively working to address this issue by identifying and blocking suspicious senders. Victims are targeted in various ways. The most common method is by receiving a normal iCloud calendar invitation through their calendar app. Interacti

21 Jun 2021 9:21 pm
Amazon Prime Day: Apple's 64GB iPad Air Drops to New Low of $519.99 ($79 Off)

In an ongoing effort to highlight the best Prime Day deals on Apple products, in this post we're spotlighting Amazon's current record low deal on the 2020 iPad Air. The 64GB Wi-Fi model of the iPad Air is available for $519.99 , down from $599.00, and it's available in four colors at this price. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. This is the lowest price that we've e

21 Jun 2021 9:15 pm
CARROT Weather Shares Humorous Unboxing of Apple Design Award

As part of WWDC this month, Apple announced this year's winners of an Apple Design Award , which honors excellence in innovation, ingenuity, and technical achievement in app and game design. Among the recipients in 2021 was CARROT Weather , a popular app known for its humorous weather forecasts. CARROT Weather has since shared an unboxing video of its Apple Design Award with a similarly humorous tone, offering a closer look at the aluminum cube. The quirky weather app was a winner in the Interac

21 Jun 2021 9:09 pm