'Fast and Furious' director Justin Lin signs exclusive TV deal with Apple

'FAST AND FURIOUS' DIRECTOR JUSTIN LIN SIGNS EXCLUSIVE TV DEAL WITH APPLE

As hype for Apple's upcoming video streaming service starts to pick up, more details begin to emerge. Today, Variety is reporting that...

Twitter support flaw possibly exploited by state-sponsored groups to access user data

TWITTER SUPPORT FLAW POSSIBLY EXPLOITED BY STATE-SPONSORED GROUPS TO ACCESS USER DATA

A recent bug with one of Twitter's support forms has exposed user details such as phone number country code and whether accounts had...

 
 
 
Instagram now lets you easily add people to live video chats with gesture

INSTAGRAM NOW LETS YOU EASILY ADD PEOPLE TO LIVE VIDEO CHATS WITH GESTURE

Instagram is out today with an update to its video chat feature in Direct, making it easy to add more friends to an ongoing session...

T-Mobile launches initial eSIM support for iPhone XS, XS Max, XR

T-MOBILE LAUNCHES INITIAL ESIM SUPPORT FOR IPHONE XS, XS MAX, XR

T-Mobile today announced the release of its eSIM app for compatible iPhone XS, XS Max and XR devices. The app serves as a streamlined...

 
 
 
(Update: Smart locks, fans, new Echo features, latest prices) 9to5Mac Gift Guide: Smart Home picks - Siri and Alexa voice control, mesh Wi-Fi, NAS, more

(UPDATE: SMART LOCKS, FANS, NEW ECHO FEATURES, LATEST PRICES) 9TO5MAC GIFT GUIDE: SMART HOME PICKS - SIRI AND ALEXA VOICE CONTROL, MESH WI-FI, NAS, MORE

Smart home products make great gifts. Shiny new toys to play with over the holidays, and utility that lasts all year long. Products...

9to5Toys Lunch Break: Latest iPad Pro from $759, Apple Watch Series 3 $229, Twelve South Curve MacBook Stand $40, more

9TO5TOYS LUNCH BREAK: LATEST IPAD PRO FROM $759, APPLE WATCH SERIES 3 $229, TWELVE SOUTH CURVE MACBOOK STAND $40, MORE

9to5Toys now has a new app! Download it to stay to date on the best gear and deals on the web. Plus don't forget to check us out on...

 
 
 
Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 for iOS updated with Unreal Engine 4, 12 new leagues

PRO EVOLUTION SOCCER 2019 FOR IOS UPDATED WITH UNREAL ENGINE 4, 12 NEW LEAGUES

Main FIFA competitor, Pro Evolution Soccer announced a major update to their mobile soccer game today for iOS. The game received a...

Winter wonderland: Apple's holiday window displays through the years

WINTER WONDERLAND: APPLE'S HOLIDAY WINDOW DISPLAYS THROUGH THE YEARS

“Take a look in the five and ten, glistening once again, with candy canes and silver lanes aglow.” Holiday window displays have a magical...

 
 
 
Apple offering up to $20 bonus for adding funds to Apple ID in App Store promo

APPLE OFFERING UP TO $20 BONUS FOR ADDING FUNDS TO APPLE ID IN APP STORE PROMO

Apple has begun a new promotion in the US encouraging users to add funds to Apple ID accounts with their iPhone for app, music, movie,...

Apple poaches senior designer Andrew Kim from Tesla, possibly for car or AR project

APPLE POACHES SENIOR DESIGNER ANDREW KIM FROM TESLA, POSSIBLY FOR CAR OR AR PROJECT

Apple has recently picked up one of Tesla's senior designers, Andrew Kim. After spending two years at the automaker working on design...

 
 
 
Fake Portrait mode selfies available on older iPhones in Facebook Messenger update

FAKE PORTRAIT MODE SELFIES AVAILABLE ON OLDER IPHONES IN FACEBOOK MESSENGER UPDATE

Portrait mode was a headline feature for the iPhone 7 Plus , dual cameras allowing the stock Camera app to blur the background. A Portrait...

Apparent App Store glitch sees random drops in star ratings and missing reviews

APPARENT APP STORE GLITCH SEES RANDOM DROPS IN STAR RATINGS AND MISSING REVIEWS

An apparent App Store glitch is resulting in reports of disappearing ratings and reviews. Some developers are reporting that around...

 
 
 
Apple patent describes both Face ID and Touch ID on the same iPhone; Face ID on an Apple Watch

APPLE PATENT DESCRIBES BOTH FACE ID AND TOUCH ID ON THE SAME IPHONE; FACE ID ON AN APPLE WATCH

While everyone I know who owns an iPhone or iPad with Face ID would never want to go back to Touch ID , the older technology does have...

Apple Books releases six free audiobooks read by celebrity narrators

APPLE BOOKS RELEASES SIX FREE AUDIOBOOKS READ BY CELEBRITY NARRATORS

Apple Books has published six exclusive audiobooks this week, showcasing six great first listen titles read by celebrity narrators....

 
 
 
Foxconn lawyer says they will not settle with Qualcomm, cites ‘unreasonable demands'

FOXCONN LAWYER SAYS THEY WILL NOT SETTLE WITH QUALCOMM, CITES ‘UNREASONABLE DEMANDS'

Lead attorney for Apple assembly firm Foxconn reiterated statements similar sounding to ones made by Apple attorneys that neither company...

Protect your MacBook w/ tomtoc's new Premium Laptop Sleeve 15% off for 9to5 readers

PROTECT YOUR MACBOOK W/ TOMTOC'S NEW PREMIUM LAPTOP SLEEVE 15% OFF FOR 9TO5 READERS

Starting today, tomtoc is gifting 9to5 readers a 15% discount until December 31st on its new case for MacBook, MacBook Pro and MacBook...

 
 
 
NY Times report explores the ‘mess' that was Apple's attempt to build the Macintosh in Silicon Valley

NY TIMES REPORT EXPLORES THE ‘MESS' THAT WAS APPLE'S ATTEMPT TO BUILD THE MACINTOSH IN SILICON VALLEY

As Apple announces continued investment in the United States, and certain politicians call on the company to make its products stateside,...

Review: Whitestone Dome Glass for iPhone XS is a great screen protector w/ a unique installation process

REVIEW: WHITESTONE DOME GLASS FOR IPHONE XS IS A GREAT SCREEN PROTECTOR W/ A UNIQUE INSTALLATION PROCESS

In general, I have mixed opinions about using screen protectors with the iPhone X and iPhone XS. The phones are absolutely beautiful...

 
 
 
Steam dropping support for macOS 10.10 Yosemite and earlier next month

STEAM DROPPING SUPPORT FOR MACOS 10.10 YOSEMITE AND EARLIER NEXT MONTH

Valve has announced that beginning on January 1st, 2019, Steam will officially drop support for macOS 10.10 Yosemite and earlier, dating...

Netflix earned $790M from iOS alone in 2018 as subscription apps dominate year-end ‘top grossing' chart

NETFLIX EARNED $790M FROM IOS ALONE IN 2018 AS SUBSCRIPTION APPS DOMINATE YEAR-END ‘TOP GROSSING' CHART

Subscription apps have become incredibly common on iOS over the last several years. As 2018 comes to a close, app analytics firm Sensor...

 
 
 



Marshall Acton II and Stanmore II Voice deliver Google Assistant and...

Marshall Acton II and Stanmore II Voice deliver Google Assistant and ‘legendary' audio for $299+

Marshall announced earlier this year that it would be launching two speakers with Google Assistant. Now, those speakers have quietly gone on sale in the form of the Marshall... Read more ...

Add funds to your Apple ID without using an iTunes gift card!

Add funds to your Apple ID without using an iTunes gift card!

You can add funds to your Apple ID using a debit or credit card right in the App Store app on your iPhone and iPad. You're probably familiar with the iTunes Gift Card, which... Read more ...

Instagram now lets you easily add people to live video chats with gesture

Instagram now lets you easily add people to live video chats with gesture

Instagram is out today with an update to its video chat feature in Direct, making it easy to add more friends to an ongoing session with interruption. more... Read more ...

RocketBody says Apple Watch AI workout app will be first to use ECG data

RocketBody says Apple Watch AI workout app will be first to use ECG data

One of the Apple Watch Series 4's biggest additions was support for electrocardiogram measurements, a feature that officially became available to U.S. users this month. Now... Read more ...

Can you use Fitbit Alta HR with iPhone?

Can you use Fitbit Alta HR with iPhone?

Best Answer: Yes! In order to get the most out of your Fitbit Alta HR, you need the Fitbit app , which is available on the App Store. The Fitbit Alta HR connects to your phone... Read more ...

Best iPhone Game Updates: ‘Pokemon GO', ‘Marvel Strike Force', ‘Dragalia...

Best iPhone Game Updates: ‘Pokemon GO', ‘Marvel Strike Force', ‘Dragalia Lost', ‘Choice of Games',and More

And welcome to the week! It's time once again to reflect on the weekly updates and take a peek. Twas the week before Christmas and all through the store, there was a lack of... Read more ...

T-Mobile & Sprint hope Huawei pledge will gain merger approval

T-Mobile & Sprint hope Huawei pledge will gain merger approval

T-Mobile USA and Sprint hope that pledges by their parent companies to stop using Huawei's telecommunications equipment in their other mobile operators' infrastructure will... Read more ...

Today's top Best Buy deals led by Surface Pro 6 and 4K Chromecast bundles

Today's top Best Buy deals led by Surface Pro 6 and 4K Chromecast bundles

We're merely days away from the merriest day of the year - Christmas, if you couldn't guess - and Best Buy is doubling down on its sales with some solid tech deals in its 20... Read more ...

Huawei Nova 4 revealed to have a pinhole camera on front, 48MP camera on back

Huawei Nova 4 revealed to have a pinhole camera on front, 48MP camera on back

A series of leaks in the last few weeks have already spoiled the surprise: Huawei's upcoming mid-range Nova 4 phone will feature a pinhole for its front-facing camera. Today... Read more ...

Apple Still Charging Customers Over $300 for iPhone 7 Microphone Defect...

Apple Still Charging Customers Over $300 for iPhone 7 Microphone Defect Despite Previously Offering Free Repairs

In May of 2018, Apple acknowledged a microphone issue affecting some iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus models running iOS 11.3 or later in an internal document made available to Apple... Read more ...