• The Week in iOS Apps: Listen to your favorite longform articles on Audm
    Apps that make you happyImage by Rob Schultz/MacworldThis week’s roundup will help you form new habits, track your productivity, and teach your kids about the world. Read on!AudmImage by AudmTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, pleas…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Jul 17, 2:00pm -
  • Wishful thinking: Alexa fan fiction
    Hey, it’s the weekend! Who’s up for a some domination?Writing for Wired, Brian Barrett and David Pierce think Amazon is.“The first Alexa Phone gets Amazon even closer to total domination.” (Tip o’ the antlers to Nick Sayer.)There is… a…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Jul 17, 11:00am -
  • Pokémon: Magikarp Jump doesn't do enough with its fun premise
    Free-to-play games often look appealing, but it’s difficult to know at a glance whether the business model is insidious and fun ruining, or reasonable and worth pumping a few bucks into. With Freemium Field Test, we’ll take a recent free-to-pl…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 11:30pm -
  • Tested: iPhone 7 adapters to make up for the missing headphone jack
    No headphone jack? No problem—or at least, not a problem that can’t be fixed with a solid adapter.Apple caused a commotion after confirming that the iPhone 7 would only sport a Lightning port. This means that all your old headphones with a 3.5…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 10:35pm -
  • Update to iOS 10.3.3 now: Apple patches serious Wi-Fi exploit
    iOS users should update immediately to version 10.3.3 to eliminate the risk of a Wi-Fi-based exploit that can be carried out by an attacker in proximity to a device—or potentially through a compromised Wi-Fi router—without any interaction from…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 8:56pm -
  • Best Buy is currently selling the HDHomeRun Connect for $70
    If you've been thinking about going the cord-cutter route, consider this a sign. Best Buy is selling the SiliconDust HDHomeRun Connect for $70 right now. This external TV tuner features two tuners, allowing you to watch over-the-air (OTA) broadcas…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 4:55pm -
  • The Week in iOS Accessories and Cases: Louis Vuitton brings luxury to smart watches
    Woo-wee Louis!Image by Rob Schultz/MacworldThis week’s roundup includes one of the most expensive accessories we’ve ever seen. But don’t worry! There’s affordable cases, speakers, and more, too. Read on!Louis VuittonImage by Louis VuittonTo r…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 2:00pm -
  • Waiting on Apple's podcast recording app—or for better GarageBand features
    Hey, Apple, where’s the podcast creation app?That’s what I found myself wondering recently after the company’s GarageBand audio-editing software got a significant revamp. There’s a new coat of paint that brings it into line with the compan…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 12:00pm -

TUAW - The Unofficial Apple Blog

  • Nissan preps its semi-autonomous driving assist for the US
    Nissan is one step closer to bringing its semi-autonomous ProPilot Assist feature to American roads. The automaker has shed more light on the US-optimized version of the assistant ahead of its launch in the new Leaf near the end of 2017. As Nissan st…
    - 4 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 10:32am -
  • Twitch will stream the '80s arcade gaming show 'Starcade'
    Starcade, the '80s TV show that had participants compete in arcade video games, will be back by the end of August. No, not as a reboot, which is in the works, but as a Twitch marathon. The video gaming platform has teamed up with Shout! Factory, the.…
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 5:33am -
  • Yes, Microsoft is still working on a 'Halo' TV series
    Remember the Halo live action TV show Microsoft announced way back in 2013? Unlike Spartans that never die, it sure felt like the project's been dead for quite a while. The tech titan told AR12Gaming in an interview, though, that it has never stopped…
    - 11 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 3:25am -
  • Wells Fargo accidentally leaks 50,000 clients' records
    Wells Fargo accidentally leaked thousands of sensitive documents, but not in the way you think. The bank wasn't hacked, and its computers didn't go on the fritz: it just inadvertently sent 1.4 gigabytes of files to a former financial adviser who subp…
    - 12 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 2:11am -
  • 'Westworld' season 2 trailer reveals a park gone horribly wrong
    Westworld won't return to TV until 2018, but we're getting a peek at what that return will entail... and things have clearly gone downhill. A new trailer for the second season reveals that the robots are rebelling against the humans who've treated th…
    - 14 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 1:05am -
  • Latest 'Star Trek: Discovery' trailer shows more of the crew
    No, CBS' much-delayed Star Trek: Discovery still isn't out yet, but you're at least getting a better look at how the streaming-focused series will play out. The broadcaster has released a hefty second trailer for the show that gives a better look at.…
    - 14 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 12:23am -
  • Watch the full 'Stranger Things' season 2 trailer
    At last, Netflix is offering more than minuscule teasers for Stranger Things' second season. The service just premiered a full-length trailer for season 2, and it sheds much more light on what to expect. It reveals just how much Will is affected by t…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Jul 17, 11:20pm -
  • Drowned security robot wasn't a victim of foul play
    By now you've probably heard of that security robot that fell into a fountain in Washington, DC-- it's practically the stuff of legend as far as the internet is concerned. But what really happened on that tragic day? We're starting to get a clearer p…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 Jul 17, 9:58pm -


Tidbits - Apple News

  • Logic Pro X 10.3.2
    Adds three new Drummers and enables you to customized new Drummer loops placed in songs. ($199.99 new, free update, 1.35 GB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-te…
    - 5 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 10:08am -
  • 1Password 6.8
    Adds capability for creating vaults for accounts. ($64.99 new, free update, 48.2 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support…
    - 15 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 12:01am -
  • Transmit 5.0
    Major new release for popular file transfer app adds a new synchronization service and connection with 10 new cloud services. ($45 new, free update, 62.0 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 Jul 17, 5:01pm -
  • Safari 10.1.2
    Patches security vulnerabilities when running in Yosemite and El Capitan. (Free) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support our work and becom…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Jul 17, 8:48am -
  • iTunes 12.6.2
    Unspecified minor app and performance improvements. (Free, 270 MB) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support our work and become a TidBITS me…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Jul 17, 6:48am -
  • Security Update 2017-003 (Yosemite and El Capitan)
    Resolves security vulnerabilities in Apple’s older operating systems.. (Free, various sizes) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support our…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Jul 17, 4:49am -
  • iOS 10.3.3 Patches High-Profile BroadPwn Flaw
    Although Apple didn’t emphasize the importance of the recently released iOS 10.3.3, it patches a particularly ugly security vulnerability found in the Wi-Fi chips of all compatible iOS devices. What about older devices that can’t run iOS 10? Ther…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 3:30pm -
  • Powerline Ethernet Adapters Are Everyday Magic
    When Wi-Fi failed and running Ethernet cable was impracticable, Josh Centers found a bit of everyday magic in powerline Ethernet adapters. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 10:44am -

Mac News Network

  • Ricoh launches new ultra-short throw projectors for business
    Ricoh has launched two new ultra-short throw projectors for business. The Ricoh PJ WX4152NI and PJ WX4152N are both designed for meetings held in unconventional locations, like smaller meeting rooms, huddle rooms, or offsite training sessions....
    - 15 Apr 16, 2:50pm -
  • MacNN Deals: Four online services to keep you, your data safe
    Alongside our regular Daily Deals post, we are showcasing some of the offers available from our own MacNN Deals store. Today's selections are all online services to help keep you and your data safe online, including access through a VPN, a way to sec…
    - 15 Apr 16, 2:35pm -
  • Apple partners with World Wildlife Fund on 'Apps for Earth' promo
    Apple has teamed up with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in an initiative dubbed 'Apps for Earth.' The new App Store promotion comes with Earth Day approaching on Friday, April 22, with a number of prominent apps participating in the fund raiser. The promo…
    - 15 Apr 16, 2:32pm -
  • Chinese Apple movie, iBook stores off-line, cause unknown
    Starting at some point overnight, the Chinese iTunes movie and iBook stores have been inaccessible. While Apple is not always prompt about updating status pages, the stores have been down for eight hours, and Apple reports that all systems are functi…
    - 15 Apr 16, 2:23pm -
  • Apple, FBI headed back to Congress to debate encryption
    Apple and the FBI will continue to lobby for their respective positions on smartphone encryption before Congress next week, reports Reuters. The two combatants have been at loggerheads in a debate that spans both security and privacy concerns. The Ho…
    - 15 Apr 16, 2:00pm -
  • Raheem Sterling, English soccer star, set for Apple endorsement deal
    Former Liverpool soccer star Raheem Sterling is said to be nearing an endorsement deal with Apple. According to The Sun, Sterling could earn around $354,000 a year if the deal goes through. Apparently Apple is interested in targeting the upcoming 201…
    - 15 Apr 16, 1:36pm -
  • Giveaway: Win a Makerbot Replicator Mini 3D Printer from MacNN Deals
    Getting into 3D printing is an expensive undertaking, with a decent printer sometimes costing thousands of dollars, but here's a reminder that there's at least one way to do it without breaking the bank. MacNN Deals is holding a giveaway which will p…
    - 15 Apr 16, 12:53pm -
  • Samsung reportedly signs deal with Apple to supply 100M OLED panels
    Apple is tasking Samsung with producing OLED displays for a future iPhone, after allegedly placing an order with the electronics giant. A report claims Samsung will be supplying iPhone-sized display panels, measuring five inches, which are destined f…
    - 15 Apr 16, 11:58am -

Apple Developer News

  • New Downloads Now Available
    Test your apps with the latest release of macOS, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS.macOS Sierra 10.12.6 (16G29)iOS 10.3.3 (14G60)watchOS 3.2.3 (14V753)tvOS 10.2.2 (14W756)View all downloads.
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 5:00pm -
  • New Subscription Status Details Now Available
    Now you can receive server notifications of key events and get enhanced receipts with real-time information about the status of auto-renewable subscriptions. You can use this information to resolve billing issues and engage customers by displaying re…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Jul 17, 9:40pm -
  • New Customer Support Role Now Available
    Now you can let your customer support experts respond to reviews on the App Store. Simply assign them the Customer Support role in iTunes Connect, and they’ll get access to everything they need to respond to reviews. Learn more about the new role.
    - 6 days ago, 18 Jul 17, 12:00am -
  • watchOS 4 beta 3 (15R5321h) Now Available
    watchOS 4 beta 3 (15R5321h) Now Available
    - 10 days ago, 13 Jul 17, 5:00pm -
  • New Beta Downloads Now Available
    A new beta of Xcode 9 is now available, and includes Swift 4 and SDKs used to build apps with the latest innovations and powerful capabilities in macOS, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. Xcode 9 beta 3 (9M174d)macOS High Sierra 10.13 beta 3 (17A306f)iOS 11 bet…
    - 13 days ago, 10 Jul 17, 5:00pm -
  • WWDC17 Video Transcripts Now Available
    Take advantage of transcripts to quickly discover and share information presented in WWDC 2017 videos. You can search by keyword, see all instances where the keyword is mentioned in the video, go straight to the time it was mentioned, and even share…
    - 25 days ago, 28 Jun 17, 10:25pm -
  • 64-bit Apps on iOS 11
    As a reminder, new iOS apps and updates submitted to the App Store must support 64-bit. Support for 32-bit apps is not available in iOS 11 and all 32-bit apps previously installed on a user’s device will not launch. If you haven’t updated your ap…
    - 25 days ago, 28 Jun 17, 10:25pm -
  • 64-bit Requirement for Mac Apps
    At WWDC 2017, we announced new apps submitted to the Mac App Store must support 64-bit starting January 2018, and Mac app updates and existing apps must support 64-bit starting June 2018. If you distribute your apps outside the Mac App Store, we high…
    - 25 days ago, 28 Jun 17, 10:25pm -

Apple: Press Releases

The Real Mac Genius

  • Woodchuck Cases | Made in the USA
    Meet Woodchuck, where local craftsmanship, quality, and nature are blended together to produce high quality wood products to fit into your lifestyle in the form of cases and skins made out of Cedar, Bamboo, Mahogany, Walnut, and Birch just to name a…
    - 79 days ago, 5 May 17, 3:30pm -
  • iPhone 8 Rumors: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
    The Good Entire Screen will be Touch ID This is a potential addition to the new iPhone as dozens of rumors have surfaced about it following Apple winning the patent for the concept. This could be one of the most revolutionary and significant additio…
    - 15 Mar 17, 4:50pm -
  • How To: Change Your IP Address on the iPhone
    Changing the IP Address on an iPhone is an old school way to fix networking problems. (Note that this tip will only work depending on the configuration of DHCP setup of the wireless router) Go into your iPhone’s Settings and select “Wi-Fi” Enab…
    - 21 Jan 17, 2:00pm -
  • Why the Headphone Jack is the Same as the 30-Pin Connector
    George Bernard Shaw, an Irish playwright and critic, once said, “If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.” As eloquent as this quotation is, it comes down to one simple t…
    - 12 Oct 16, 3:35pm -
  • Why Apple Trashed the Headphone Jack, and Whether It Was a Good Idea
    On September 7th, 2016, we all suffered a great loss. On this day, Apple announced their iPhone 7 would not have a headphone jack, which is one of the most universally used analog audio connectors. The headphone jack was a great utility, and it will…
    - 5 Oct 16, 4:32pm -
  • How To: Use Parental Controls
    Parental Control is a great way to keep your children supervised without having to watch their every move. Parental Control is located in System Preferences under System. To use Parental Control, you will first need to create or use an existing acc…
    - 3 Sep 16, 12:30pm -
  • Bose’s Quiet Comfort Line
    My thoughts: The Bose QuietComfort line has been around since 2000. Since then it has evolved greatly into the QuietComfort 3, and QuietComfort 15. I had bought a pair of the QuietComfort 3 headphones back when they first came out in 2006, and have u…
    - 13 Jun 16, 1:00pm -
  • For Those of You Who Have Trouble Sleeping
    Having trouble sleeping at night? One problem might be that you are using your computer before you goto bed. Instead of going into the complex science of eye stimulation (which I do not quite understand myself), I will give you the brief over view.…
    - 16 Apr 16, 1:00pm -

Apple: Support