Best Buy 1-day sale: Up to $1,100 off MacBook Pro, 25% off iPhone cases, more

BEST BUY 1-DAY SALE: UP TO $1,100 OFF MACBOOK PRO, 25% OFF IPHONE CASES, MORE

Best Buy has a fresh 1-day sale today with a number of price drops across all areas of consumer technology, including Apple products,...

Apple News is down for many users

APPLE NEWS IS DOWN FOR MANY USERS

Many users are unable to use the Apple News app this morning. Rather than seeing a feed of today's stories, upon opening the app, users...

 
 
 
Apple TV+ Guide: Here are all the Apple TV shows and movies available now

APPLE TV+ GUIDE: HERE ARE ALL THE APPLE TV SHOWS AND MOVIES AVAILABLE NOW

Apple TV+ offers exclusive Apple original TV shows and movies in 4K HDR quality. You can watch across all of your screens and pick...

2020 iPad Pro first model with microphone hardware disconnect privacy feature

2020 IPAD PRO FIRST MODEL WITH MICROPHONE HARDWARE DISCONNECT PRIVACY FEATURE

Recent Apple MacBooks have included an aggressive security feature that disconnects hardware microphones when the lid is physically...

 
 
 
Apple anticipates retail store closures to last until at least ‘early May'

APPLE ANTICIPATES RETAIL STORE CLOSURES TO LAST UNTIL AT LEAST ‘EARLY MAY'

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to worsen, Apple has made the decision to keep all of its retail stores in the United States...

More 2020 iPhone SE evidence: Belkin screen protector listed early for 4.7-inch display

MORE 2020 IPHONE SE EVIDENCE: BELKIN SCREEN PROTECTOR LISTED EARLY FOR 4.7-INCH DISPLAY

9to5Mac previously reported that the launch of the new 2020 iPhone SE is imminent, as our source told us that Apple plans to announce...

 
 
 
Exclusive: iPhone 9 launch imminent, 2020 ‘iPhone SE' in red, white, and black

EXCLUSIVE: IPHONE 9 LAUNCH IMMINENT, 2020 ‘IPHONE SE' IN RED, WHITE, AND BLACK

9to5Mac has learned new information about Apple's long-rumored, entry-level iPhone model, including the marketing name, product colors,...

These apps and services are responding to coronavirus pandemic with free information

THESE APPS AND SERVICES ARE RESPONDING TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC WITH FREE INFORMATION

A handful of useful applications and services are going free for the coming weeks in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic....

 
 
 
Mac: How to force quit frozen menu bar apps

MAC: HOW TO FORCE QUIT FROZEN MENU BAR APPS

Whether it's happening to you right now or you'd like to know what to do in case it happens, read on for how to force quit frozen menu...

Former Apple SVP Ron Johnson praises Apple's proactive approach to closing retail stores

FORMER APPLE SVP RON JOHNSON PRAISES APPLE'S PROACTIVE APPROACH TO CLOSING RETAIL STORES

Apple's former SVP of retail Ron Johnson offered his insight on the future of shopping post-coronavirus in a new interview with Yahoo...

 
 
 
New ‘Broadcasts' app lets you listen to streaming radio on the go with iPhone, iPad, and Mac

NEW ‘BROADCASTS' APP LETS YOU LISTEN TO STREAMING RADIO ON THE GO WITH IPHONE, IPAD, AND MAC

Developer Steve Troughton-Smith's new universal app for iPhone, iPad, and Mac, called Broadcasts , is out this week. The app is a new...

Apple references unreleased AirTag item trackers in new support video

APPLE REFERENCES UNRELEASED AIRTAG ITEM TRACKERS IN NEW SUPPORT VIDEO

Apple has uploaded a new support video to its YouTube channel today, and hidden in the video is a mention of the upcoming AirTag item...

 
 
 
Following Mac flaw patches, Zoom fixes ‘malware-like' macOS installer in latest update

FOLLOWING MAC FLAW PATCHES, ZOOM FIXES ‘MALWARE-LIKE' MACOS INSTALLER IN LATEST UPDATE

After writing an apology note earlier today, fixing two serious Mac flaws , and detailing a plan to improve its security, privacy,...

Thursday deals: Sonos AirPlay sale from $129, Apple Watch Series 5 $50 off, more

THURSDAY DEALS: SONOS AIRPLAY SALE FROM $129, APPLE WATCH SERIES 5 $50 OFF, MORE

Today's best deals include Sonos AirPlay 2 discounts from $129 , Apple Watch Series 5 $50 off , and various HomeKit accessories. Hit...

 
 
 
Apple Podcasts has a dedicated channel for COVID-19 to help you stay informed

APPLE PODCASTS HAS A DEDICATED CHANNEL FOR COVID-19 TO HELP YOU STAY INFORMED

No two mediums are better suited to keep us up to date with the latest news around COVID-19 than podcasts and Twitter. Oddly enough,...

HomeKit thermostat maker ecobee adds air filter delivery service for convenience

HOMEKIT THERMOSTAT MAKER ECOBEE ADDS AIR FILTER DELIVERY SERVICE FOR CONVENIENCE

Ecobee offers some of the most popular smart thermostat options on the market, particularly for those who want HomeKit support and...

 
 
 
9to5Mac Daily: April 02, 2020 - iOS 14 Keychain features, Apple and Amazon reach a deal

9TO5MAC DAILY: APRIL 02, 2020 - IOS 14 KEYCHAIN FEATURES, APPLE AND AMAZON REACH A DEAL

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple's Podcasts app , Stitcher...

Review: Danalock, the device which finally persuaded me to get a smart lock

REVIEW: DANALOCK, THE DEVICE WHICH FINALLY PERSUADED ME TO GET A SMART LOCK

The Danalock has filled the last remaining hole in my smart home armory: a smart lock. You could say I'm something of a home automation...

 
 
 
Facebook kicks off long-awaited Messenger for Mac rollout 

FACEBOOK KICKS OFF LONG-AWAITED MESSENGER FOR MAC ROLLOUT 

Better late than never, right? Facebook is starting to ship its dedicated Messenger for macOS app through the Mac App Store. The desktop...

Apple, Laurene Powell Jobs and Leonardo DiCaprio launch America's Food Fund in response to coronavirus crisis

APPLE, LAURENE POWELL JOBS AND LEONARDO DICAPRIO LAUNCH AMERICA'S FOOD FUND IN RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

Apple today launched the America's Food Fund, hosted on GoFundMe , along with partners including with Leonardo DiCaprio, Laurene Powell...

 
 
 



2020 iPad Pro Includes Microphone Hardware Disconnect Security Feature

2020 iPad Pro Includes Microphone Hardware Disconnect Security Feature

Apple has added an anti-eavesdropping feature to the 2020 iPad Pro that ensures the microphone hardware is disabled when a case is attached to the iPad and closed. The security... Read more ...

Google Fi customers get their data allowance increased to 30GB for free...

Google Fi customers get their data allowance increased to 30GB for free during the coronavirus pandemic

COVID-19 has put the world on pause and while people are staying home, either working or studying, many have to rely on their phones for a good internet connection. A few days... Read more ...

Apple News Currently Down for Some Users

Apple News Currently Down for Some Users

Apple News appears to be running into problems this morning, with social media chatter indicating the service is down for many users. Apple's System Status page isn't reporting... Read more ...

Nintendo Switch keeps getting Xbox One games, but Xbox doesn't want you to...

Nintendo Switch keeps getting Xbox One games, but Xbox doesn't want you to talk about it

As the Nintendo Switch receives more and more hit games from other home consoles - whether that's the demanding Doom Eternal , the massive The Witcher 3 RPG, or indie... Read more ...

Coronavirus pandemic is hurting 5G phone sales in South Korea and globally

Coronavirus pandemic is hurting 5G phone sales in South Korea and globally

We are all witnessing the effect that the ongoing pandemic is having on the global economy and on tech industry sales. Unfortunately, along with smartphone sales that could be... Read more ...

Apple TV+ Guide: Here are all the Apple TV shows and movies available now

Apple TV+ Guide: Here are all the Apple TV shows and movies available now

Apple TV+ offers exclusive Apple original TV shows and movies in 4K HDR quality. You can watch across all of your screens and pick up where you left off on any device. Apple... Read more ...

Motorola Moto G8 Power Lite smartphone gets official

Motorola Moto G8 Power Lite smartphone gets official

We have heard a number of rumors about the new Moto G8 Power Lite smartphone a nd now the handset is official. The new Moto G8 Power Lite comes with 6.5 inch display with a HD+... Read more ...

Google releases location data to show if coronavirus lockdowns are working

Google releases location data to show if coronavirus lockdowns are working

Google has published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops, parks and workplaces dropped in March due to lockdown orders. Read more ...

Samsung's Exynos team “humiliated” by the decision to sell Snapdragon Galaxy...

Samsung's Exynos team “humiliated” by the decision to sell Snapdragon Galaxy S20s in South Korea

One unique “feature” of Samsung's Galaxy S-series is that the phones are sold with different system chips depending on the region. Usually, users in the US and China would get... Read more ...

New iPhone SE or iPhone 9 could launch today

New iPhone SE or iPhone 9 could launch today

The new iPhone SE or iPhone 9 is expected to launch soon, according to a recent report it could be as soon as today. According to 9 to 5 Mac, the new entry level iPhone will be... Read more ...