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Thursday, May 13, 2021

ExclusiveApple's Intel Mac mini drops to $599, the lowest price available

Apple's Intel Mac mini drops to $599, the lowest price available

In what is the lowest price available, Apple Authorized Reseller B&H Photo is knocking $200 off the Intel Mac mini, bringing the price down to $599 exclusively for AppleInsider readers.

Zuma launches combined AirPlay 2 smart speaker and ceiling light

Zuma launches combined AirPlay 2 smart speaker and ceiling light

Initially offered in the UK, the Zuma Lumisonic is a ceiling light fixture that incorporates a smart speaker with AirPlay 2.

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Apple reportedly fires Antonio Garcia Martinez after employee backlash

Apple reportedly fires Antonio Garcia Martinez after employee backlash

Apple has reportedly fired Antonio Garcia Martinez after an employee backlash over sexist comments that he made in his book "Chaos Monkeys."

'Armchair Expert' podcast to become Spotify exclusive on July 1

'Armchair Expert' podcast to become Spotify exclusive on July 1

The "Armchair Expert" podcast, hosted by Dax Shepard and Monica Padman, will leave Apple Podcasts and become a Spotify exclusive in July.

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ExclusiveDeals: save up to $200 on 2020 13" MacBook Pros, plus $60 off AppleCare

Deals: save up to $200 on 2020 13

AppleInsider readers this week can save $75 to $200 on every 2020 13-inch MacBook Pro at Adorama with exclusive coupon discounts. Plus, save $60 on AppleCare and get an additional 5% back with the new Edge Credit Card. Total savings can reach upward of $440 off the latest notebooks bundled with AC and the Edge financing promotion.

Apple Maps 'Look Around' feature now available in Atlanta, Georgia

Apple Maps 'Look Around' feature now available in Atlanta, Georgia

Apple has expanded its Apple Maps "Look Around" feature to include Atlanta, Georgia.

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Apple staffers demand investigation into recent 'misogynistic' hire

Apple staffers demand investigation into recent 'misogynistic' hire

A group of Apple employees are calling for an investigation into the recent hiring of former Facebook ad manager Antonio Garcia Martinez, citing concerns about "misogynistic statements" that he made.

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Apple TV+ secures 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' starring Frances McDormand & Denzel Washington

Apple TV+ secures 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' starring Frances McDormand & Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand star in writer/director Joel Coen's retelling of Macbeth, now coming to Apple TV+ after a theatrical release.

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24-inch iMac with M1 benchmarks up to 56% faster than Intel model

24-inch iMac with M1 benchmarks up to 56% faster than Intel model

The M1 processor performs similarly no matter the machine, so benchmarks have shown that the new 24-inch iMac outperforms its Intel variants handily.

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US removes Xiaomi from blacklist banning Chinese technology firms

US removes Xiaomi from blacklist banning Chinese technology firms

The US Defense Department has agreed to remove Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi from its blacklist of technology firms, following a successful lawsuit.

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Lowest price anywhere: AirPods Max on sale for $519

Lowest price anywhere: AirPods Max on sale for $519

Ringing in as the lowest price on record, Apple Premier Partner Expercom has AirPods Max on sale for $519, a discount of $30 off retail.

AirTag rival Chipolo One Spot with keyring hole now available for preorder

AirTag rival Chipolo One Spot with keyring hole now available for preorder

The Chipolo ONE Spot is now available to pre-order, offering a small price benefit, and a built-in keyring hole, over AirTag, its fellow Find My device from Apple.

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Philips Hue will be compatible with new Matter home connectivity standard

Philips Hue will be compatible with new Matter home connectivity standard

Matter is the future unifying connectivity standard for the smart home, and Philips Hue is promising a seamless transition to the new system.

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Researchers successfully use AirTag network to send messages

Researchers successfully use AirTag network to send messages

Security researchers investigating the Find My network used by Apple's AirTags, have been able to piggyback on the system to send data that Apple can neither monitor nor, apparently, prevent.

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TipsHow to print from an iPhone using AirPrint

How to print from an iPhone using AirPrint

Apple's AirPrint is handiest way to print out a document from your iPhone or iPad, but it takes a little bit of setup first. Here's how to do it.

Apple highlights Apple Developer Academy success stories

Apple highlights Apple Developer Academy success stories

As new Apple Developer Academy programs begin recruiting in Detroit and Korea, Apple has showcased the impact of this coding course for students worldwide.

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UK repair firm fined $147,000 for selling counterfeit Apple chargers

UK repair firm fined $147,000 for selling counterfeit Apple chargers

A company in the UK's Bournemouth area has been found guilty of selling counterfeit chargers for Apple devices, and now has to pay.

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Apple again calls for dismissal of $800 million coronavirus app suit

Apple again calls for dismissal of $800 million coronavirus app suit

Apple lawyers are continuing to press for dismissal of an App Store lawsuit regarding the Coronavirus Reporter app, claiming the developer is "cobbling together" allegations.

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US lawmaker demands Apple's Tim Cook respond to Uyghur forced labor claims

US lawmaker demands Apple's Tim Cook respond to Uyghur forced labor claims

Apple CEO Tim Cook is in the crosshairs of at least one U.S. lawmaker over a recent report claiming Chinese firms in the tech giant's supply chain exploit Uyghur labor.

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Game engine maker Unity expects $30M hit from Apple's App Tracking Transparency

Game engine maker Unity expects $30M hit from Apple's App Tracking Transparency

Unity Technologies reported earnings on Tuesday, and while overall guidance for the coming year is better than expected, the company anticipates Apple's new ad targeting rules to shave $30 million from its annual revenue.

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Epic Games witnesses criticize App Store anti-steering provisions

Epic Games witnesses criticize App Store anti-steering provisions

Two expert witnesses in the Epic Games v. Apple trial on Tuesday argued that Apple's App Store anti-steering provisions make it difficult for iPhone owners to know they can use some apps on other devices.

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Apple TV+ had an estimated 40M subscribers at the end of 2020

Apple TV+ had an estimated 40M subscribers at the end of 2020

Apple TV+ had an estimated 40 million subscribers at the end of 2020, according to a recent report from analysis firm Statista.

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Jamf acquires 'zero trust' cloud security startup Wandera in $400M deal

Jamf acquires 'zero trust' cloud security startup Wandera in $400M deal

Apple mobile device management provider Jamf has purchased nine-year-old cloud security startup Wandera for $400 million.

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Apple Health strategy head to depart company for primary care startup

Apple Health strategy head to depart company for primary care startup

Myoung Cha, the head of Apple Health Strategic Initiatives, is set to depart the company to work at a primary healthcare startup, according to a new report.

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Latest Linux kernel introduces preliminary Apple M1 support

Latest Linux kernel introduces preliminary Apple M1 support

The latest version of the Linux kernel, Linux 5.13, introduces support for Apple's M1 system-on-chip and is now available as a release candidate.

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Early benchmarks prove M1 iPad Pros are 50% faster than previous generation

Early benchmarks prove M1 iPad Pros are 50% faster than previous generation

Apple's new M1-equipped iPad Pro models are up to 50% faster than the previous generation, according to new benchmark results.

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Original Apple retail store architect Art Gensler dies at 85

Original Apple retail store architect Art Gensler dies at 85

Art Gensler, the celebrated designer who founded the world's largest architecture firm and helped to create the Apple Store, has died at the age of 85.

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Nomad releases waterproof AirTag Rugged Keychain

Nomad releases waterproof AirTag Rugged Keychain

The AirTag Rugged Keychain from Nomad is a waterproof enclosure that can be engraved and used for pets.

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Matter launched as a new Apple-backed smart home communications standard

Matter launched as a new Apple-backed smart home communications standard

The Connectivity Standards Alliance, sponsored by Apple and other tech giants, has unveiled Matter, a rebranding of Project CHIP that has recently been ratified as a standard for smart home device connectivity.

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VideoHow to clear browsing history on Safari on iPhone or Mac

How to clear browsing history on Safari on iPhone or Mac

You can remove your entire Safari browsing history, just yesterday's, or if you know exactly where to look, even one single item, too. Here's what you can do, where you can do it, and how.

Apple highlights App Store protections, says it blocked $1.5B in fraud in 2020

Apple highlights App Store protections, says it blocked $1.5B in fraud in 2020

In a new feature, Apple is highlighting some of the ways that it says protects developers and users, and claims that it stopped more than $1.5 billion in fraudulent App Store transactions in 2020.

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Brydge reveals Air Max+ keyboard & trackpad case for the iPad Air

Brydge reveals Air Max+ keyboard & trackpad case for the iPad Air

The latest Brydge keyboard for the iPad Air is available for pre-order, and features a native multi-touch trackpad, backlit keyboard, and magnetic attachment.

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ExclusiveDeals: $110 to $200 off every M1 MacBook Pro w/ 16GB RAM, plus $60 off AppleCare

Deals: $110 to $200 off every M1 MacBook Pro w/ 16GB RAM, plus $60 off AppleCare

The best MacBook Pro deals are at AppleInsider this week, with 13-inch models equipped with Apple's M1 chip and 16GB of RAM $110 to $200 off on top of a $60 markdown on AppleCare.

Apple clarifies iCloud issue for Apple One subscribers with two Apple IDs

Apple clarifies iCloud issue for Apple One subscribers with two Apple IDs

Users with a single Apple ID had no confusion when switching to an Apple One bundle subscription, but people with two now have answers about iCloud storage.

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Applications now open for Detroit Apple Developer Academy

Applications now open for Detroit Apple Developer Academy

Michigan State University has started taking applications to attend the Apple Developer Academy, a code education program it is partnering with Apple on in Detroit.

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Amazon's Wondery joins Apple Podcast Subscriptions

Amazon's Wondery joins Apple Podcast Subscriptions

Apple has secured content for Apple Podcast Subscriptions from Wondery, in a deal with the Amazon-owned podcast studio that will have some of its Wondery+ subscription content available through Apple's platform.

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TipsHow to select Apple TV screensavers and find out where they were filmed

How to select Apple TV screensavers and find out where they were filmed

They are the unexpected extra appeal of an Apple TV 4K, but those beautiful screensavers do make you want to pick your favorite and find out where they were filmed. Here's how to do both.

Naim launches AirPlay 2-enabled Uniti Atom Headphone Edition streaming device

Naim launches AirPlay 2-enabled Uniti Atom Headphone Edition streaming device

British audio purveyor Naim has debuted its new Uniti Atom streaming system designed for use with headphones for the best overall sound — and it supports AirPlay 2.

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Facebook urged to abandon pre-teen Instagram plan by 44 states

Facebook urged to abandon pre-teen Instagram plan by 44 states

Attorneys general from 44 states have asked Facebook to reconsider its plan to create a version of Instagram for children under the age of 13, claiming it could be an issue to the mental health of its young users.

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