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  • Adobe Issues Premiere Pro Fix for Bug That Caused Blown-Out MacBook Pro Speakers Adobe has released an update for Adobe Premiere Pro via the Creative Cloud app to resolve an audio issue that left some users with blown-out MacBook Pro speakers. Earlier this month, we reported on an issue affecting a significant number of Premi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Sphero Launches Kickstarter for New Programmable Robot ‘RVR’ Sphero today debuted a Kickstarter for its latest robot, the RVR, a fully programmable and customizable RC car that the company says has “endless coding possibilities.” The RVR Kickstarter begins its pledge levels at $199 and will have a final MSRP of $249, and marks Sphero’s first ever Kickstarter project. The final goal for the ...
  • Apple Maps Vehicles to Begin Surveying Final U.S. States As part of its efforts to rebuild Apple Maps, Apple has been collecting street-level data with LiDAR-equipped vehicles for over three years, with at least 45 states across the U.S. partially surveyed to date. That total is set to rise in the comin… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • You can now register .dev domains Google today announced that you can now register .dev domain names. Google acquired the .dev top-level domain when ICANN opened up the web to new generic top-level domains (gTLD) a few years ago. At the time, Google acquired gTLD’s like .app, .page and .dev (for some reason, Google also owns .soy). Right now, the .dev ...
  • Discounted $249 iPhone SE Once Again Back in Stock on Apple’s Clearance Site 4-inch iPhone enthusiasts who have been unable to take advantage of the $249 iPhone SE deal on Apple’s clearance site can once again make a purchase, as Apple has restocked the website and has a limited supply of remaining iPhone SE models available. The models available today are unlocked but have SIM cards from carriers that ...
  • ‘Google Keep’ Note Taking App Now Available on Apple Watch Google’s “Keep” app for taking notes and making lists today expanded to the Apple Watch, allowing the app’s users to use the note taking and list making functionality right on their wrists. With Google Keep for Apple Watch, you can create new notes or reminder lists, pin items to lists, and check off items on existing ...
  • 16-Inch MacBook Pro With All-New Design Expected in 2019, 13-Inch Model May Gain 32GB RAM Apple will release a new MacBook Pro with a 16-inch to 16.5-inch display and an all-new design in 2019, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Tonight, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo released a research note looking at Apple’s releases in 2019. MacRumors… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Australia says foreign government behind cyber attack on lawmakers A cyber attack on Australian lawmakers that breached the networks of major political parties was probably carried out by a foreign country, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday, without naming any suspects. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Israel trims funds to Palestinians over militant stipends Israel will cut around 5 percent of the tax handovers to the Palestinian Authority over its financial support for jailed Palestinian militants, the Israeli security cabinet said on Sunday, following similar U.S. legislation last year. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Google’s Planning a Cheaper Smartphone to Rival iPhone XR Google is planning to unveil a cheaper smartphone as part of an aggressive effort to draw more users into the Google ecosystem and to better compete with Apple, according to a recent report from Nikkei. Google is said to be planning to exploit Apple’s current pricing issues. Apple suffered poorer iPhone sales than expected during the ...
  • Apple to Announce TV Service at March 25 Event, But Launch is Months Off While Apple is planning to preview its rumored streaming TV service at an event that’s set to be held on March 25, a launch may not happen for several months. According to sources that spoke to Variety, Apple will announce the service in March, but … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Tim Cook Named to President Trump’s American Workforce Policy Advisory Board The U.S. Department of Commerce today announced the 25 members of the Trump administration’s new American Workforce Policy Advisory Board, including Apple CEO Tim Cook and IBM CEO Ginni Rometty. The advisory board’s recommendations will help guide the National Council for the American Worker‘s efforts to establish a strategy to ensure that American students and workers ...
  • Apple Requiring Two-Factor Authentication for Developer Accounts as of February 27 Starting on February 27, Apple will be requiring all developers to have two-factor authentication enabled for their Apple IDs, with two-factor necessary for signing into Developer accounts after that date. Apple today told developers via email that … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Apple to Invite Hollywood Stars to TV Service Launch on March 25 Apple is planning to unveil both its news service and its TV streaming service at its March 25 event, reports Bloomberg, and celebrities will be in attendance. Apple’s plans for a March 25 event were revealed yesterday, but at the time, Apple was on… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Barclays hires internet banker from Deutsche Bank Barclays Plc said on Thursday it hired Riaz Ladhabhoy, an investment banker from Deutsche Bank to be the co-head of internet banking in the Americas, a move that comes ahead of a wave of IPOs expected in the sector this year. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • New iPads Expected in First Half of 2019, Including iPad Mini 5 With Similar Design as iPad Mini 4 Apple is set to launch new iPad models in the first half of 2019, according to Taiwanese supply chain website DigiTimes. One of those new models is expected to be the so-called iPad mini 5, but anyone hoping for a major redesign should lower their… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • 2019 iPhones Said to Keep Lightning Connector With Same Old 5W Charger and EarPods in Box While it was recently reported that Apple has at least considered switching to USB-C on the iPhone, Japanese blog Mac Otakara believes that 2019 models will stick with the Lightning connector as a cost-saving measure. Based on its conversations wi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Longtime iPhone Executive Named New Head of Augmented Reality Marketing Apple has named longtime Apple employee and iPhone executive Frank Casanova as its first head of marketing for augmented reality, reports Bloomberg. Casanova, who has been at Apple since 1988, is responsible for all aspects of product marketing for … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • EU countries agree on copyright reforms, deal in sight next week The European Union’s effort to rewrite two-decade old copyright rules to take into account online platforms such as Alphabet Inc’s Google moved a step forward on Friday when a majority of member countries agreed on a common position for talks with lawm… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 2018 MacBook Air and Mac Mini Starting in Europe Apple today began selling refurbished 2018 models of the MacBook Air and Mac mini for the first time, although availability is currently limited to Europe. Listings for refurbished 2018 MacBook Air models have also gone live in the United States, but t… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple Reportedly Advised Technicians to Push iPhone Upgrades to Customers With Out-of-Warranty Devices Last month, Apple lowered its revenue guidance for the first quarter of its 2019 fiscal year by up to $9 billion due to fewer iPhone upgrades than it anticipated, primarily due to economic weakness in the Greater China region. A few months pri… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Australia probes attempted hacking of national parliament Australian authorities are investigating an attempt to hack into the national parliament’s computer network, two senior lawmakers said on Friday, but there was no evidence yet that any data had been accessed or stolen. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Facebook toughens political ad policies in India ahead of election Facebook Inc is toughening up the rules governing political advertisements in India to create more transparency ahead of the country’s general elections due before May, the social media giant said late on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Angela Ahrendts Departing Apple in April, Deirdre O’Brien to Oversee Retail and People Apple’s retail chief, Angela Ahrendts is set to leave Apple in April after spending five years at the company, Apple announced today. Deirdre O’Brien, Apple’s current “Vice President of People,” is set to take Ahrendts’ place. O’Brien will be taking on new responsibilities for Apple’s retail and online stores in her expanded role as Senior Vice ...
  • New Razer Blade Stealth vs. Apple’s MacBooks For the last few years, Razer, known for its gaming PCs and accessories, has been making the Razer Blade Stealth, an ultrabook that’s quite sleek and snazzy. We went hands-on with the latest version of the Razer Blade Stealth, released in 2019, to see how it compares with Apple’s MacBook options. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel ...
  • Snap user number flat, but beats Wall Street estimate Snap Inc on Tuesday said the number of people using its Snapchat app was flat, beating Wall Street projections that the company would continue to lose users to rival Facebook Inc’s Instagram. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Apple Launches Annual ‘Back to School’ Promotion in Japan, Offers Free Gift Cards With Select Macs, iPad Pros Apple has launched its annual Back to School promotion in Japan this week, according to Japanese blog Mac Otakara. While the promotion typically offers free Beats headphones in the United States and Europe, the Japanese edition offers students free Apple Store gift cards valued up to ¥18,000 or roughly $165 with the purchase of select Mac ...
  • Sonos Debuts New In-Wall, In-Ceiling, and Outdoor Speakers With AirPlay 2 Support Audio company Sonos today announced a new range of speakers called “Sonos Architectural by Sonance,” which are a collection of passive speakers that are designed for both indoor and outdoor use. There are three new speakers total: the Sonos In-Ceiling,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over Erroneous ‘This Accessory May Not Be Supported’ Alerts California resident Monica Emerson has filed a class action lawsuit against Apple this week, accusing the company of releasing iOS updates which were “specifically designed and programmed to reject, starting on November of 2016, old iPhone chargers from properly charging the iPhones.” Image Credit: iGeeksBlog The complaint, obtained by MacRumors, alleges that Emerson bought an iPhone 7 ...
  • Eve’s HomeKit-Enabled Light Strip Now Available for Purchase Eve, known for its line of HomeKit-enabled smart products, today announced the availability of its newest HomeKit accessory, the Eve Light Strip. First announced at CES, the Eve Light Strip is advertised as the brightest HomeKit-enabled LED strip to date with 1,800 lumens and support for full-spectrum white and millions of colors. At 1,800 lumens, the Eve ...
  • Apple Pay Expands to BNP Paribas and HSBC Banks in France Apple Pay adoption received a big boost in France today as two major banks officially announced their support for Apple’s mobile payment system. HSBC officially launched a dedicated support page for Apple Pay, confirming an earlier discovery by Fr… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Britain’s Metro Bank hit by fraud attack Metro Bank said on Monday some customers had been hit by a fraud which targets a weakness in telecom companies’ text messaging systems used to verify bank transactions, and the bank said it was a wider attack on British banks. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Facebook targets ‘dangerous’ armed groups in latest Myanmar bans Facebook has banned four insurgent groups fighting against Myanmar’s military from its social network, the company said on Tuesday, saying it wanted to prevent offline harm by removing groups it branded “dangerous organisations”. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Deals Spotlight: Get a $100 iTunes Gift Card for $85 via PayPal on eBay PayPal on eBay today debuted the latest App Store and iTunes gift card sale, marking down the $100 iTunes gift card to just $85 for a limited time. As usual, you’ll need a PayPal account to gain access to the sale, and the gift card will be val… Share this:Click to email this to a friend ...
  • Apple Seeds Second Beta of watchOS 5.2 to Developers Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming watchOS 5.2 update to developers, almost two weeks after seeding the first watchOS 5.2 beta and two weeks after releasing watchOS 5.1.3. Once the proper configuration profile has been installed from … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Is Huawei a friend or foe in the battle for 5G dominance? While the UK woos China’s telecoms giant, fears grow over the risks it poses to national securityIf, according to an ancient Chinese proverb, “a crisis is an opportunity riding the dangerous wind”, then Huawei is barrelling in on a storm force 12. Wher… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Review: Anker’s 30W ‘Atom’ USB-C Charger is Tiny, Affordable, and Perfect for Charging iPhones, iPads, and MacBooks With a new material called Gallium nitride (GaN), semiconductor components have been able to be shrunk down, leading to smaller than ever charging accessories. Several accessory makers have been taking advantage of GaN technology for new products, including Anker. Anker recently debuted the PowerPort Atom PD 1, a 30W USB-C charger that’s much smaller than the ...
  • Gruber: Apple TV is Sold at Cost, HomePod at Slight Loss On the latest episode of The Talk Show, Daring Fireball’s John Gruber discusses Apple TV and HomePod pricing and whether Apple is charging too much for some of its products. According to Gruber, Apple is actually selling the 2017 Apple TV 4K at cost… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • iPhone Sales Growing Following Price Cuts in China Apple is seeing improved iPhone sales in China following some recent price cuts on the iPhone XR, XS, XS Max, and older models that were introduced earlier in January, reports Chinese site Feng. Apple dropped iPhone prices for third-party distributo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • NY Fed to assist Bangladesh in cyber-heist lawsuit The Federal Reserve, which was tricked three years ago into sending $81 million of Bangladesh’s money to unidentified hackers, said on Friday it will formally assist Bangladesh Bank as it sues a Philippine bank to recoup its losses. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Deals Spotlight: Save 30% on Incipio’s Qi Mats, Battery Packs, and Other Charging Accessories Incipio today kicked off a new sale on its charging products, allowing customers the chance to save 30 percent on all of the “power” products found on Incipio.com. This includes Qi wireless charging mats, iPhone battery cases, cables, car chargers, battery packs, and more. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Incipio. When you click a ...
  • Apple Apologizes About FaceTime Bug, Software Update With Fix Delayed Until Next Week Apple issued the following statement to MacRumors today in which it apologized for a major FaceTime eavesdropping bug:We have fixed the Group FaceTime security bug on Apple’s servers and we will issue a software update to re-enable the feature for us… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Compal Expected to Assemble iPad Mini 5 Launching ‘Later in 2019’ Taiwanese manufacturer Compal Electronics is expected to be a supplier of the so-called iPad mini 5 when the tablet launches later in 2019, according to DigiTimes. This would likely entail final assembly of the device. iPad mini 4 Rumors suggest Apple will release the new iPad mini as early as this spring, likely alongside a new seventh-generation ...
  • Hulu’s New ‘Pause Ad’ Experience Coming Q2 2019, Will Not Play Audio/Video Every Time You Pause Last month, Hulu began talking about a new form of advertising it had in the works that it called “pause ads.” At the time, the company said it tested numerous versions of the format, but they all boiled down to showing subscribers some form of advertising every time they hit pause on a video in ...
  • iPhone SE Makes Third Appearance on Apple’s Clearance Store at $249—Act Fast Apple has replenished stock of the iPhone SE on its online clearance store for the third time this month. These are brand new, unopened, and unlocked models starting at $249 in the United States. Availability dwindled very quickly in the each of the first two times the iPhone SE was added, so act fast. Apple is ...
  • Puma Debuts $330 iPhone-Connected Self-Lacing Sneakers to Compete With Nike Nike in January announced the launch of iPhone-controlled self-adjusting basketball shoes, and now another popular shoe brand, Puma, is set to launch its own self-lacing sneaker. The upcoming Puma Fi, which was able to be tested by Engadget’s Richar… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Qualcomm Demands German Court Fine Apple for Continuing to Sell iPhones After Ban Qualcomm today filed a motion calling for a German court to levy fines against Apple for not complying with a December import ban barring iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 models from being sold in Germany, reports Bloomberg. According to Qualcomm, Apple failed… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Five of the Best Email Apps on iOS Email apps are a popular App Store category for one simple reason – almost all of us need to access email on our iPhones and iPads. While Apple has its own Mail app built into iOS devices, some people want a more feature rich experience. Luckily the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Nintendo’s Next Mobile Game Will Be ‘Dr. Mario World,’ Developed in Partnership With LINE Nintendo today announced that its next iOS and Android release will be Dr. Mario World, an action puzzle game set to be released later in 2019. Nintendo will be partnering with messaging app LINE to develop the new title. Little detail is available on the new game at this time, but Dr. Mario was a 1990 ...
  • One Drop Glucose Monitor Gains Personal Diabetes Assistant and Health Records Integration One Drop, a company known for its iPhone-connected One Drop Blood Glucose Monitor, today announced the launch of a new Personal Diabetes Assistant and integration with the Health Records feature on iPhone. The One Drop Personal Diabetes Assistant is… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Apple Shipped 14.5M iPads in Holiday Quarter According to Strategy Analytics Apple shipped an estimated 14.5 million iPads in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to research firm Strategy Analytics. Apple no longer discloses iPad, iPhone, or Mac unit sales in its earnings reports, leaving us with these estimated figures,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • DirecTV Now Lost 267K Subscribers Last Quarter, Partly Due to End of Apple TV Offer DirecTV Now today reported that it lost 267,000 subscribers during the fourth quarter of 2018, causing the service to dip from 1.8 million subscribers in Q1 2018 to 1.6 million in Q4 (via TechCrunch). Despite the decline, DirecTV Now is still at the fo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • New York settles with sellers of ‘fake’ online followers, ‘likes’ New York’s attorney general on Wednesday said she has resolved a probe into a group of Colorado companies that once sold fake followers, “likes” and views on social media platforms, in the first U.S. settlement to deem such sales illegally deceptive. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Alibaba stock rallies on handsome profit beat, optimistic commentary E-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported quarterly profit far above market expectations and played down worries of Chinese economic slowdown and U.S. tariff effects, sending its shares up 6 percent. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Apple Trailed Samsung in Holiday Quarter With an Estimated 68.4M iPhones Shipped Apple was the number two smartphone vendor in the world during the 2018 holiday quarter with an estimated 68.4 million iPhones shipped, according to new data shared today by IDC. IDC’s new iPhone shipment estimates come one day after Apple’s Q1 2019… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • New York Officials Investigating Apple’s FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug New York Attorney General Letitia James and Governor Andrew Cuomo are investigating the FaceTime eavesdropping bug on iOS devices that allowed a person to FaceTime another person and hear conversations and see videos even when the call was not answered. According to Bloomberg, the New York officials will be focusing on Apple’s failure to warn consumers ...
  • Deals Spotlight: Apple’s Smart Battery Cases for iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR Discounted by $11 Amazon and B&H Photo this week have introduced the first straight price discount on Apple’s just-released Smart Battery Case for iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR. The sales are discounting the price of the new accessory by about $11. Visit the MacRumors YouTube channel to watch our hands-on video with the new cases The cases are priced ...
  • 18 Key Takeaways From Apple’s First Earnings Call of 2019 Apple yesterday reported its earnings results for the first quarter of the 2019 fiscal year. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook and CFO Luca Maestri then went on a conference call with analysts to discuss the results. Key takeaways are below. Revenue of $84.3 billion. For financial details, see our earnings report coverage. 1.4 billion active devices at end ...
  • Foxconn’s Wisconsin Site Will No Longer Be a Factory for Smartphone Displays, Instead Focusing on R&D Foxconn is once again changing plans for its upcoming Wisconsin-based plant in the United States, according to a new report out today by Reuters. Originally set to produce large television displays, and then small to medium displays for smartphones, the location will now pivot to become largely focused on research and development. Foxconn intends to hire ...
  • Facebook to Shut Down Controversial iOS Market Research App Facebook has said it will end a controversial market research program in which the company paid users to install a mobile app that tracked their activity and data. In a statement given to TechCrunch and other websites, the company said that its “Fac… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple Reports 1Q 2019 Results: Nearly $20B Profit on $84.3B Revenue, Second-Best Quarter Ever Despite Earnings Warning Apple today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter of 2019, which corresponds to the fourth calendar quarter of 2018. For the quarter, Apple posted revenue of $84.31 billion and net quarterly profit of $19.965 billion, or &… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Apple Now Has 1.4 Billion Active Devices Worldwide Apple CEO Tim Cook today announced that its active installed base of devices has hit 1.4 billion, a milestone the company hit at the end of December. Apple’s active installed base includes the iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Mac, Apple TV, and Apple Watch… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Facebook Paying Teens $20/Month to Install Data Harvesting VPN App on iPhones Apple in August 2018 forced Facebook to remove its Onavo VPN app from the App Store, because Facebook was using it to track user activity and data across multiple apps, something that violate’s Apple’s App Store policies. As it turns out, Facebook h… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Tim Cook Says Apple Plans to Participate in the ‘Breakdown of the Cable Bundle’ With AirPlay 2, Original Content and More Apple CEO Tim Cook today commented on the opportunities Apple sees in the video market, though he declined to provide details on the company’s specific plans. Cook said that Apple sees “huge changes” taking place in customer behavior, which the company expects to “accelerate as the year goes by.” Specifically, Cook said that Apple is expecting ...
  • Apple Lowering iPhone Prices in Some International Markets to Boost Sales Apple CEO Tim Cook today told Reuters that the company is “rethinking” iPhone prices outside of the United States. Setting prices in U.S. dollars has made phones more expensive in local currencies, so Apple is planning to lower prices. Cook says tha… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple to Announce Earnings Today Following First Revenue Warning in 16 Years, End of Unit Sales Reporting Apple is set to report its earnings results for the first quarter of its 2019 fiscal year at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time today. The quarter began September 30, 2018 and ran through December 29, 2018, according to Apple’s fiscal year accounting calendar. … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Angela Ahrendts Discusses Apple’s Experiential Retail Strategy in New Interview In a new interview with Vogue Business this week, Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts has talked about Apple’s approach to “experiential” retail. Namely, Ahrendts discussed Apple’s ongoing expansion of Today at Apple sessions, which transform the company’s retail stores into communal spaces for classes, how-to sessions, photo tours, and more. The interview took place near Carnegie ...
  • Mattress Company Casper Debuts iOS-Connected ‘Glow’ Bedside Lamp Mattress company Casper today revealed its first non-bedding product, called the “Glow” lamp. The device is a 5-inch tall by 3 inch wide HomePod-shaped smart light that connects to your iPhone, allowing you to set sleeping and waking light patterns and encouraging a more restful sleep. The Glow lamp does not support Apple HomeKit. The Glow ...
  • Apple Was Apparently Notified About Major FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug Over a Week Ago While it only made the news yesterday, it appears Apple was alerted to a major FaceTime privacy bug over a week ago. Twitter user MGT7500 tagged the official Apple Support account in a January 20 tweet claiming that her 14-year-old son discovered … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • FaceTime Bug That Lets People Spy on Others Demoed in Video [Updated] There’s a major issue affecting FaceTime right now, which all MacRumors readers should be aware of. A bug with Group FaceTime can let someone force a FaceTime call with you, giving them access to your iPhone, iPad, or Mac’s video and audio even when yo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Disables Group FaceTime as Temporary Workaround to Major Privacy Bug Apple appears to have disabled Group FaceTime on its server side as a temporary workaround for a major bug discovered today that allowed anyone who places a FaceTime call to listen to audio from the recipient without them answering the call. The bug ev… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Apple Releases First Public Beta of macOS Mojave 10.14.4 Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming macOS Mojave 10.14.4 update to its public beta testing group, a few days after seeding the beta to developers and a week after releasing macOS Mojave 10.14.3. The macOS Mojave update can be downloaded… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple to Fix Major FaceTime Bug That Lets People Covertly Hear Your Audio and See Your Video ‘Later This Week’ Apple is planning to address a major FaceTime bug that allows anyone who FaceTimes you see the audio and video from your iPhone or iPad even if you don’t answer the call. In a statement made to Axios, Apple said it was aware of the issue and has identified a fix that will be “released in ...
  • Apple Signs Deal for ‘Hala,’ a Coming-of-Age Drama Executive Produced by Jada Pinkett Smith Apple has purchased the rights to “Hala” a coming of age drama directed by Minhal Baig and produced by Jada Pinkett Smith, reports Variety. The movie premiered at the 2019 Sundance film festival, and marks Apple’s first purchase of the event. It’s not known if “Hala” will debut on iTunes or if it will be shown ...
  • How to Turn Off FaceTime There’s a serious bug affecting FaceTime right now, which lets someone who calls you hear the audio on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac even if you don’t answer the call. There does not appear to be any way to avoid getting these unwanted calls, short of t… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...