• How to keep Migration Assistant from overwriting existing files on a new Mac
    The Mac has a great app called Migration Assistant that is very helpful when setting up a new Mac and you need to transfer files from an old Mac. Jim O’Reilly asks a great question about using Migration Assistant:If I use Migration Assistant, h…
    - 25 days ago, 29 Aug 17, 12:00pm -
  • Face it: Every new Apple technology is a disaster
    Apple is expected to release a new technology next month so you know what that means: it’s time to worry about how bad it will be.Writing for Mashable, Jack Morse says if you’re not afraid, you will be. You will be.That is, of course, a refere…
    - 25 days ago, 29 Aug 17, 11:00am -
  • The 10 Mac games you need to play from August 2017
    August's gamesImage by Telltale GamesSummer is coming to an end, but the fun doesn’t have to stop: your Mac can keep you entertained well into the fall and winter. That’s especially true right now, since August brought us a rather impressive boun…
    - 25 days ago, 29 Aug 17, 10:00am -
  • Geeni Vision 720P Smart Camera review: A basic and budget-friendly home security camera
    Though short on advanced features, this less-than-$100 security camera is long on ease of use.
    - 25 days ago, 29 Aug 17, 10:00am -
  • iOS 11 FAQ: Apple seeds developer beta 8, watch ARKIt videos
    Editors’ note: We’ve updated this story to include information about the newest iOS 11 developer release and ARKit demo videos.Siri in iOS 11 has learned to sound like an actual human—and that’s just the beginning when it comes to the new…
    - 26 days ago, 28 Aug 17, 9:07pm -
  • Best VPN services of 2017: Reviews and buying advice
    Surfing the web through a virtual private network (VPN) can keep your identity and data safe and secure online. We show you what to look for in a VPN and help you pick the best one for your needs.
    - 26 days ago, 28 Aug 17, 4:55pm -
  • iPhone 8 rumors: WIll it be revealed on September 12?
    Update August 28, 2017: Will the iPhone be revealed on September 12? Go to the “What’s the latest?” section for all the new details.Apple is still selling tens of millions of iPhone 7s every month—but all everyone can talk about is what…
    - 26 days ago, 28 Aug 17, 4:09pm -
  • Apple Watch Series 3 rumors: LTE and new workouts on tap for fall update
    Update 8/28/17: Further examination of the HomePod firmware release shows a slew of new activities capable of being tracked by Apple Watch, including basketball, bowling, skiing, and sailing.Apple might have one more trick up its sleeve at its an…
    - 26 days ago, 28 Aug 17, 3:34pm -

TUAW - The Unofficial Apple Blog

  • YouTube’s 'Creators for Change’ premiere at Tribeca's TV Festival
    You can find almost anything on YouTube these days, but with the "Creators for Change" program, the site had a specific goal in mind: Show how its platform could be used for social good. Tonight at the first ever Tribeca TV Festival, YouTube premiere…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 4:19am -
  • Intel's Project Alloy VR headset is dead
    Intel won't be releasing its Project Alloy VR headset platform anytime this year -- in fact, it won't be releasing the technology at all. The tech giant has officially killed the initiative, which aimed to provide partner companies an open reference.…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 3:16am -
  • Nintendo rolls out two-step authentication for online accounts
    Nintendo now supports two-factor verification to its Nintendo Accounts. This adds another layer of security by requiring codes generated from the Google Authenticator app, though it comes years later than most other gaming platforms.
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 1:44am -
  • Uber's new chief says the company is paying for its bad rep
    New company chief Dara Khosrowshahi has sent out an email to his employees about London, and it shows that the company might truly be under a different kind of leadership now. One that doesn't sound like it'll encourage "hustlin'" and overlook bad be…
    - 11 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 12:14am -
  • Climbkhana: Ken Block explains Pikes Peak assault in latest Gymkhana video
    By Carter JungClimbkhana is clever. And no, not because it's a portmanteau. Rather it's how Ken Block and his merry band of Hoonigan Media Machine misfits took something the internet clearly loves, hooning, and paired it with a picturesque mountain…
    - 12 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 11:05pm -
  • Fitness app company settles with FTC for nearly $1 million
    If you're going to create a mobile app that offers monetary rewards for meeting fitness goals, you should probably make sure you back your promises up. The Pact fitness app offers users a way to incentivize workouts by charging a fee when users miss.…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 10:04pm -
  • Lenovo’s leaked 25th-anniversary ThinkPad sports a familiar look
    The latest ThinkPad that Lenovo brought to CES back in January had a notably sleeker, more modern appearance than the line's traditional boxy black look. But it kept a couple features, like the red TrackPoint nub and 45-degree ThinkPad logo, that hav…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 9:39pm -
  • Apple extends iTunes movie rentals to 48 hours
    It used to be that when you rented a movie from Apple's iTunes service, you'd have 24 hours to finish watching it. You could start streaming the rental within 30 days of purchase, of course. Just a couple of weeks after Apple made 4K an affordable op…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 9:20pm -


  • Hands-On With the New LTE-Enabled Apple Watch Series 3
    With the new LTE Series 3 Apple Watches now out in the wild, we got our hands on one of the new devices to give MacRumors readers a closer look at its design, features, and improvements compared to previous-generation Apple Watch models.In the vi…
    - 10 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 12:53am -
  • Hands-On With Apple's New iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus
    It's officially iPhone launch day, and MacRumors videographer Matt stopped by the Palo Alto Apple Store this morning to pick up some new products to test out. After running into Apple CEO Tim Cook and COO Jeff Williams, who were also hanging around t…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 11:51pm -
  • How to Prevent Apps From Showing Up in Search and Siri Suggestions in iOS 11
    In iOS 11 and earlier versions of iOS, Siri analyzes your app use, browsing history, emails, messages, contacts, and information from third-party apps to provide customized suggestions for searches, Look Up, News, Photos, and more.Siri syncs this…
    - 12 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 10:34pm -
  • Early Adopters of Apple Watch Series 3 Share First Impressions and Unboxing Photos
    As customers around the world begin to unbox their new Apple Watch Series 3 models, some early adopters have started to share their first impressions and unboxings of the device in the MacRumors discussion forums.Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE sha…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 10:19pm -
  • How to Use Instant Notes on iPad in iOS 11
    If you have an iPad Pro, there's a new feature in iOS 11 that's designed to let you open up a new document in Notes just by tapping the Apple Pencil on the iPad's display.The feature, Instant Notes, works even when the iPad is locked, so you can…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 8:53pm -
  • Early Adopters of iPhone 8 Impressed With Glass-Backed Design and True Tone Display
    As customers around the world begin to receive their new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus today, some early adopters have turned to the MacRumors forums to share their first impressions of Apple's latest smartphones.iPhone 8 Plus in Space Gray shared by…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 8:37pm -
  • Some Apple Watch Series 3 Owners Facing LTE Activation Issues
    Apple Watch Series 3 models are being delivered across the United States and the rest of the world today, and as customers start attempting to activate their new LTE devices, some of them are running into serious setup issues.On the MacRumors for…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 8:23pm -
  • How to Edit Live Photos in iOS 11
    Apple originally debuted Live Photos in 2015, alongside the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, marking it as a feature that enhances the smartphone's photography with pictures that move when a user performs a 3D Touch on them. With the launch of iOS 11, L…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 7:59pm -

Tidbits - Apple News

  • iOS 11 Mail Failing to Send with, Office 365, and Exchange Accounts
    Due to an improperly negotiated HTTP/2 connection, Mail in iOS 11 is having trouble sending email with, Office 365, and Exchange Server 2016 accounts. Those who haven’t yet updated to iOS 11 and rely on Microsoft-hosted email should pro…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 Sep 17, 12:39pm -
  • 11 Things You Should Know about iOS 11
    iOS 11 is now available, and “Take Control of iOS 11” author Josh Centers has a list of things you need to know both before and after upgrading. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the In…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 8:11pm -
  • Airfoil 5.6.3
    Ensures full compatibility with macOS 10.13 High Sierra. ($29 new, free update, 14.2 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 our work…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 6:47pm -
  • Pages 6.3, Numbers 4.3, and Keynote 7.3 for Mac
    Minor updates to Pages and Keynote, and the standard performance and stability improvements for all three apps. (Free, various sizes) Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 3:34pm -
  • watchOS 4: The TidBITS Review ⭐⭐⭐⭐
    Adam Engst reviews watchOS 4, which provides new features and tweaks to the Apple Watch interface. Overall, it’s a good and worthwhile update that fixes some glaring interface errors and improves overall functionality, but it’s not the sea change…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 2:24pm -
  • External Link: Turning the Tables on a Tech Support Scammer
    Bothered by the ever-increasing prevalence of tech support phone scams? When you have some time to listen, check out the Reply All podcast’s two-part “Long Distance” show. It documents host Alex Goldman’s efforts to track down the company and…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 10:48am -
  • TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 18 September 2017
    Notable software releases this week include iFlicks 2.4.8, BBEdit 11.6.8, Fission 2.4.1, ChronoSync 4.8, and SuperDuper 2.9.2. Read the full article at TidBITS, the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 8:23pm -
  • ExtraBITS for 18 September 2017
    In ExtraBITS this week, macOS 10.13 High Sierra won’t support APFS on Fusion Drives at first, Apple has banned fraudulent “virus scanners” from the iOS App Store, you can now watch HDR iTunes movies on 2017 iPad Pro models, and, speaking of the…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 8:22pm -

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

  • Newly Streamlined App Ratings
    Now it’s quicker and easier for users to see your app's rating, with just one summary rating that displays on your product page. This summary rating is based on ratings of your app's current version as of September 19 (Pacific Time), and is specifi…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 4:00pm -
  • The All-new App Store is Here
    The App Store has grown beyond anything we could have ever imagined. And now, with daily stories by our editors, a dedicated Games tab, lists for all kinds of apps, and much more, this beautiful new design provides an amazing place to highlight your…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 12:00am -
  • Higher Limit for Over-the-Air Downloads
    We’ve increased the cellular download limit from 100 MB to 150 MB, letting customers download more apps from the App Store over their cellular network.
    - 4 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 8:40pm -
  • New Downloads Now Available
    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 (9A235)iOS 11 (15A372)watchOS 4 (15R372)tvOS 11 (15J381)View all downloads.
    - 4 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
  • macOS High Sierra 10.13 GM candidate (17A362a) Now Available
    macOS High Sierra 10.13 GM candidate (17A362a) Now Available
    - 9 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
  • Updated Guidelines Now Available
    The App Store Review Guidelines have been updated. We review all apps submitted to the App Store in an effort to determine whether they are reliable, perform as expected, and are free of offensive material. As you plan and develop your app, make sure…
    - 9 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
  • Get Ready for Apple Watch Series 3
    With cellular, your apps can connect everywhere and anytime, even when not connected to an iPhone or Wi-Fi. Health and fitness apps can also take advantage of the barometric altimeter to display altitude changes and get improved accuracy for workout…
    - 11 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 7:30pm -
  • Submit Your Apps to the App Store
    You can now submit your apps that take advantage of exciting new features available in the next release of macOS, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. Build your apps using Xcode 9 GM seed, test with the latest releases of macOS High Sierra, iOS 11, watchOS 4, tv…
    - 11 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 7:30pm -

Apple: Press Releases

The Real Mac Genius

  • Apple Blows up the Internet
    Like many other tech writers, I was watching the Apple keynote in anticipation of something huge. Apple’s market share is something that is important to note before explaining exactly how Apple blew up the internet. Please check out our previous ar…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 12:46am -
  • Reviews: Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless On-Ear Headphones
    Product Breakdown Presentation:                  4   out of    5 Innovation:                      3   out of     5 Usability:                          4   out of     5 Comfort:              …
    - 19 days ago, 4 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
  • Reviews: Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2 On-Ear Headphones
    Product Breakdown Presentation:                   4   out of     5 Innovation:                       3   out of     5 Usability:                           5   out of     5 Comfort:         … Co…
    - 20 days ago, 3 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
  • Reviews: Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2 In-Ear Headphones
    Product Breakdown Presentation:                     4   out of     5 Innovation:                          5   out of     5 Usability:                             … Continue reading Reviews: Bowers & Wilkin…
    - 21 days ago, 2 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
  • The Problem with Comparing Apple Market Share
    Apple’s “market share” is often thrashed on the internet by tech writers with regard to iOS. Yet, there is an intrinsic flaw to analyzing the success and domination of Apple in this way. First off, despite this “intrinsic flaw,” iOS, in fac…
    - 20 May 17, 8:34am -
  • 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…
    - 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 -