Instagram testing new ‘You're all caught up' feature to improve digital health

INSTAGRAM TESTING NEW ‘YOU'RE ALL CAUGHT UP' FEATURE TO IMPROVE DIGITAL HEALTH

Last week, Instagram said that it would be adding a new “Usage Insights” feature to help users better track how much time they were...

IPhone: How to toggle tolls or highways in Apple Maps

IPHONE: HOW TO TOGGLE TOLLS OR HIGHWAYS IN APPLE MAPS

Apple Maps has the convenience of being the default mapping solution on all of your Apple products, whether it be iPhone, iPad, Mac,...

 
 
 
PSA: Asking Siri about WWDC does not reveal a new HomePod or anything else

PSA: ASKING SIRI ABOUT WWDC DOES NOT REVEAL A NEW HOMEPOD OR ANYTHING ELSE

Over the last few days, a story has been making the rounds claiming that Siri itself is teasing a major overhaul coming at WWDC next...

Apple updates Clips with new soccer content ahead of FIFA World Cup

APPLE UPDATES CLIPS WITH NEW SOCCER CONTENT AHEAD OF FIFA WORLD CUP

Apple today has updated its Clips application with a handful of new features and options for creatives. The update brings the app to...

 
 
 
IPhone: Calculator app tips and tricks

IPHONE: CALCULATOR APP TIPS AND TRICKS

Whether you haven't used the default calculator app on iPhone or have just skimmed the surface, there are a few ways to be more efficient...

Apple may face new tax based on employee count from Cupertino

APPLE MAY FACE NEW TAX BASED ON EMPLOYEE COUNT FROM CUPERTINO

Apple's hometown, Cupertino, is looking at possible ways to tax large companies based on workforce size. more...

 
 
 

9TO5MAC DAILY 078: MAY 21, 2018

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...

Coach unveils new designer Apple Watch bands for summer including leather ‘Saddle' and ‘Denim'

COACH UNVEILS NEW DESIGNER APPLE WATCH BANDS FOR SUMMER INCLUDING LEATHER ‘SADDLE' AND ‘DENIM'

Coach has today released a new lineup of designer Apple Watch bands in addition to offering some new colors for some existing bands....

 
 
 
Win Apple's new iPhone 8 & August's Smart Lock + Connect Wi-Fi Bridge

WIN APPLE'S NEW IPHONE 8 & AUGUST'S SMART LOCK + CONNECT WI-FI BRIDGE

Thanks to our sponsor August Home, over the next month we'll be giving readers a chance to win Apple's latest 64GB RED iPhone 8 and...

Castro podcast player updated with Apple Watch app, improvements to UI and AirPlay controls

CASTRO PODCAST PLAYER UPDATED WITH APPLE WATCH APP, IMPROVEMENTS TO UI AND AIRPLAY CONTROLS

While it may seem as though the Apple Watch app market is a bit stale, and declining, some developers are not giving up and are continuing...

 
 
 
Netflix officially reaches content deal with President Obama, beating out Apple

NETFLIX OFFICIALLY REACHES CONTENT DEAL WITH PRESIDENT OBAMA, BEATING OUT APPLE

Earlier this year, it was reported that President Obama was in talks with Netflix for a potential content deal. While Apple was also...

Apple spotlights Animoji in dazzling ‘Taxi Driver' ad

APPLE SPOTLIGHTS ANIMOJI IN DAZZLING ‘TAXI DRIVER' AD

Neon lights bring the iPhone X's Animoji to life in a new, 1-minute ad premiering on Apple's Korean YouTube channel. more...

 
 
 
Today at Apple worldwide: The first year in review

TODAY AT APPLE WORLDWIDE: THE FIRST YEAR IN REVIEW

Twelve short months ago, Today at Apple sessions rolled out to Apple stores worldwide. Since then, thousands of free programs spanning...

Apple reduces USB-C to Lightning Cable price amid rumors 2018 iPhones dropping USB-A

APPLE REDUCES USB-C TO LIGHTNING CABLE PRICE AMID RUMORS 2018 IPHONES DROPPING USB-A

Apple's 1m USB-C to Lightning Cable, which allows faster charging for compatible iPhones and iPads, has been reduced in price. When...

 
 
 
AAPL slips one place in Fortune 500 ranking, now below Exxon Mobil

AAPL SLIPS ONE PLACE IN FORTUNE 500 RANKING, NOW BELOW EXXON MOBIL

Apple has fallen one place in the Fortune 500 rankings, based on company revenues. Last year , Apple retained its 3 slot after falling...

Procreate Pocket receives major 2.0 update that's built from the ground up

PROCREATE POCKET RECEIVES MAJOR 2.0 UPDATE THAT'S BUILT FROM THE GROUND UP

Procreate Pocket is the iPhone rendition of the popular Procreate drawing app for iPad. Version 2.0 of Procreate Pocket was just released...

 
 
 
Run-up to 5G continues as Qualcomm announces ‘critical component' of infrastructure

RUN-UP TO 5G CONTINUES AS QUALCOMM ANNOUNCES ‘CRITICAL COMPONENT' OF INFRASTRUCTURE

We don't yet know when Apple will choose to support 5G in future iPhones and iPads, but the telecoms industry is gearing-up to have...

Change My View: Apple will lose the patent trial, as it should

CHANGE MY VIEW: APPLE WILL LOSE THE PATENT TRIAL, AS IT SHOULD

If you're new to Change My View pieces, please check out our guide. What we're looking for in the comments are respectful rational...

 
 
 
HomeScan helps find signal weak spots for your Bluetooth HomeKit smart home accessories

HOMESCAN HELPS FIND SIGNAL WEAK SPOTS FOR YOUR BLUETOOTH HOMEKIT SMART HOME ACCESSORIES

Aaron Pearce, maker of the HomeCam and HomePass apps, has today expanded his HomeKit utility suite with HomeScan , a simple app to...

Plaintext Apple ID passwords included in teen phone monitoring app's data breach

PLAINTEXT APPLE ID PASSWORDS INCLUDED IN TEEN PHONE MONITORING APP'S DATA BREACH

According to a new report from ZDNet , a popular app used by parents to monitor their teens has suffered a data breach. The app, TeenSafe...

 
 
 



Apple's Clips App for iOS Gains New Soccer Graphics, Poster and Label

Apple's Clips App for iOS Gains New Soccer Graphics, Poster and Label

Apple today updated its Clips video app for iOS devices to introduce new soccer assets ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, set to kick off in Russia on June 14. Apple has added... Read more ...

Blockchain's big show: The good, the bad, and the ugly of Consensus 2018

Blockchain's big show: The good, the bad, and the ugly of Consensus 2018

GUEST: The world's biggest and gawdiest blockchain conference takes place every year in New York City, congregating thousands of delegates from across the cryptosphere to... Read more ...

LG G7 ThinQ priced at $750 in the U.S.; pre-orders to start May 25th with a...

LG G7 ThinQ priced at $750 in the U.S.; pre-orders to start May 25th with a BOGO deal from T-Mobile

Thanks to a press release that was just disseminated by T-Mobile, we now know that the LG G7 ThinQ will be priced at $750 in the states. That makes it more expensive than the... Read more ...

Google Duplex explained: How it works, controversy, and passing the Turing test?

Google Duplex explained: How it works, controversy, and passing the Turing test?

The amazement over Google Duplex at I/O 2018 quickly veered into criticism over the lack of disclosure and questions about the on-stage demo itself. I think, somewhat lost in... Read more ...

Sonos Launches New Lineup of Discounted Speaker Bundles

Sonos Launches New Lineup of Discounted Speaker Bundles

Sonos today introduced several new speaker bundles , which are designed to allow customers to purchase more than one Sonos speaker at a discounted price. The new bundles range... Read more ...

HMD Global raises $100 million so that it can build more Nokia phones

HMD Global raises $100 million so that it can build more Nokia phones

HMD Global's deal with Nokia to license its name for smartphones has been a rousing success. For example, today's flash sale to launch the Nokia X6 sold out all available... Read more ...

OnePlus 6 omitted wireless charging because the company didn't ‘really feel...

OnePlus 6 omitted wireless charging because the company didn't ‘really feel the need' to add it

Wireless charging has been around for a long time, but thanks to Apple finally adding it to its latest crop of iPhones and Samsung fully embracing it with its past few... Read more ...

LG introduces three new smartphones with 18:9 screens: LG Q7, Q7+ and Q7α

LG introduces three new smartphones with 18:9 screens: LG Q7, Q7+ and Q7α

LG has just done what we expected for quite a while, it launched a brand new Q series smartphone - the Q7. The new mid-range smartphone comes alongside two other Q series... Read more ...

Android Oreo is now rolling out to LG G6 on Verizon, unlocked Moto Z

Android Oreo is now rolling out to LG G6 on Verizon, unlocked Moto Z

Android Oreo's rollout has been pretty slow since its debut on the Pixel family last year , but in the past couple of months, the floodgates have finally started to open for... Read more ...

Google Play Music 8.12 simplifies setting in-app Sleep Timers

Google Play Music 8.12 simplifies setting in-app Sleep Timers

With the announcement of the new YouTube Music last week, Google's official stance is that Play Music will stick around in parallel. In recent months, the service has only... Read more ...