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Bad news for Dark Sky users: The popular weather app Apple acquired in March 2020 now has an official shutdown date. According to a notification appearing on the app’s home…

As Apple’s WeatherKit launches, Dark Sky for iOS to wind down operations by year-end

Hell hath frozen over, apparently. Today, Apple addressed a longtime user complaint about the iPad with news that the device will finally get its own default weather app — some…

Finally, Apple’s iPad has a default weather app

First and foremost, WWDC is a developer event. Heck, it’s right there in the name (Worldwide Developers Conference). Like I/O, Build and the rest, the show has traditionally been a…

What to expect from Apple’s WWDC 2022 keynote

Disney+ is the latest streaming app to add support for Apple’s SharePlay, the iOS 15 feature that offers a co-viewing experience over FaceTime video calls on iPhone, iPad, Mac or…

Disney+ rolls out support for Apple’s SharePlay co-viewing experience over FaceTime

Today, Apple is holding a (virtual) keynote on the first day of its developer conference, and the company is expected to talk about a ton of software updates. At 10…

Watch Apple’s WWDC keynote live right here

How’s your Monday going? If you’re Apple, the answer is probably somewhere between “very busy” to “gaaaaaaah.” The company just dropped a whole bunch of new OS updates today, including…

Apple just dropped a whole bunch of OS updates and WWDC info

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Here’s everything Apple revealed at its September hardware event

Apple announced a ton of new devices and features today at its September hardware event, but no word on its upcoming iPhones. That’s expected later in the month, maybe next. In case you missed Apple’s hour-long keynote, here’s everything that was announced — including some things you might have missed. Apple Watch One of Apple’s…

12:34 pm PDT • September 15, 2020
Here’s everything Apple revealed at its September hardware event

Apple has released software updates for the iPhone, the iPad, the Apple Watch, the Apple TV and the Mac. The biggest changes are on the iPad. Starting today, you can…

Apple releases iOS and iPadOS 13.4 with trackpad support

Apple is rolling out a new opt-in notice for Siri audio sample review with the beta of iOS 13.2. This new opt-in feature was promised back in August after reports…

Apple rolls out new Siri audio clip grading opt-in and request history deletion feature in beta

Apple has just released iOS 13.1. This update brings everything new in iOS 13 in case you haven’t updated yet, as well as many bug fixes. I recommend updating to…

iOS, iPadOS and tvOS 13.1 updates are now available

Apple TV is getting a Picture-in-Picture mode that will allow users to stream two shows at the same time, TechCrunch has confirmed. The feature’s forthcoming launch was first reported by…

Apple TV is getting a Picture-in-Picture mode so you can watch two shows at once

Developer tools don’t tend to make headlines outside the tech ecosystem. But the developer tools announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this week could have a significant impact on both…

Apple looks to recharge its broader app ecosystem at WWDC 2019

Apple announced the next major release for tvOS, the operating system for the Apple TV. The home screen has been slightly redesigned with autoplaying full screen previews. I hope you’ll…

tvOS gets support for multiple users, Xbox and PlayStation controllers

As subscriptions continue to grow into a sizable revenue stream for mobile app developers, Apple has had to make adjustments to its guidelines, rules and even its tools for subscription…

iOS developers will soon be able to offer discounts to their existing and lapsed subscribers

Apple this morning announced a new partnership designed to train more people to code using its own programming language, Swift. The company says it’s now working with the Oakland-based nonprofit organization…

Apple partners with Oakland nonprofit Dream Corps on Swift coding initiative

Apple is holding a keynote today at the San Jose Convention Center, and the company is expected to unveil new updates for iOS, macOS, tvOS, watchOS and maybe also some…

How to watch the live stream for today’s Apple WWDC keynote

Apple and Amazon’s decision to bury the hatchet, leading to the return of the Apple TV on Amazon, and the launch of Amazon’s Prime Video app on Apple TV has…

Amazon’s Prime Video app becomes the most-downloaded Apple TV app at launch

The next version of the Apple TV automatically adds AirPods to the available speakers. According to reports, Apple is making the process as easy as possible. Clearly someone on the…

Apple AirPods will soon automatically connect to Apple TVs

Apple is holding a keynote today at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, and the company is expected to unveil new updates for iOS, macOS, tvOS, watchOS and maybe…

How to watch the live stream for today’s Apple WWDC keynote

It’s patch day at Apple. The company just released four new versions of its four operating systems for all its devices — iOS 10.3, macOS 10.12.4, watchOS 3.2 and tvOS…

Apple releases iOS 10.3 as well as macOS, watchOS and tvOS updates

Twitter needs to figure out a way to continue to grow — and it certainly seems open to looking into a lot of new places outside your phone to figure…

Twitter launches on Apple TV, Fire TV and Xbox One

The Apple TV is receiving an update today — tvOS 10. Apple announced the update at WWDC and it’s now available to download. Head over to the Settings app on…

Apple just released tvOS 10 and here’s what’s new

Dear developers, today is update day. Apple just released the third beta for the next major iteration of iOS, macOS, tvOS and watchOS — that’s a lot of megabytes. The…

Apple releases new betas for iOS, macOS, watchOS and yes, even tvOS

Analyzing activity from nearly 300,000 users, we found that tvOS apps retained poorly compared to their phone- or tablet-based sister apps. We concluded that any updates to tvOS must focus…

Apple needs single sign-on to solve the tvOS adoption problem

Accessibility, conceptually, is much more than just the discrete “accessibility options for people with disabilities”. At its heart, accessibility is about just that: access. You don’t need to have a…

Accessibility was all around this year’s WWDC

Space fiends who are also couch potatoes, rejoice! NASA’s all-purpose app for finding and watching content from the cosmos has arrived on Apple TV.

NASA app brings live ISS views and latest space media to Apple TV

Immersive games require a serious controller and the Apple TV Siri Remote is not a serious controller. Yet until recently Apple required game developers to fully support the Siri Remote for…

The Apple TV finally has a chance to be a gaming platform

The new Apple TV has been jailbroken

8:09 am PDT • March 23, 2016

The Pangu hacking team, best known as the team that delivered the first public jailbreak for iOS 9 devices, has done it again: this time, the hackers have released a jailbreak…

The new Apple TV has been jailbroken

Apple has released a new TV spot for the Apple TV. Compared to previous ads that were focused on content, this time, it’s about apps and the Apple TV App…

Apple Has A New Apple TV Ad, And It’s All About Apps

Happy Monday from Apple! The company has just rolled out new software betas for each of its platforms, including desktop (El Capitan 10.11.4), mobile (iOS 9.3), Apple TV (tvOS 9.2),…

Apple Rolls Out New Betas Across Its Platforms