Apple Music was updated in June with Lossless and Spatial Audio support after some catches and controversies. Even still, thanks to these new features, Apple is differentiating itself from other competing music streaming services and becoming the best platform around. Here’s why. more… The post Comment: Spatial Audio is changing everything on Apple Music, at no extra cost appeared first on 9to5...
Apple @ Work: Declarative MDM and Apple Configurator for iPhone set the foundation for the future of Apple device management
One of my favorite sessions at WWDC each year is the one around what’s new with Apple device management. This year, we got a first look at Apple’s next-generation MDM protocol called Declarative MDM. Apple has also provided several other enhancements to iOS and macOS to streamline the management of your Apple deployments. more… The post Apple @ Work: Declarative MDM and Apple Configurator for i...
At the beginning of June, Apple previewed iOS 15 during its WWDC21 keynote. Although most of the company’s focus was on FaceTime and iMessage, the Notes app is receiving a handful of new features with the upcoming operating system. Here’s our roundup of everything new with it. more… The post iOS 15: Here’s everything new with the Notes app appeared first on 9to5Mac .
AirPods and AirPods Pro have proven to be incredibly popular truly wireless headphone options from Apple. With three different variations to choose from, making a buying decision could be tricky. Read on as we compare the AirPods vs AirPods Pro, plus some tips on the best accessories to complement your purchase. more… The post AirPods vs AirPods Pro buying guide: Which should you buy in 2021? a...
This week 9to5Mac’s Benjamin and Zac discuss the awaited release of Apple Podcasts, Spatial Audio in Apple Music, the new Beats Studio Buds, and upcoming new Apple devices. Sponsored by WALTR PRO for Mac: Make it easy to transfer virtually any file (in any format) to your iPhone, iPad, iPod and now, HomePod. Get 30% off now . Sponsored by BetterHelp: As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first...
Rumors about redesigned M1X MacBook Pro models have been circulating on the internet for some time now, but there has been some uncertainty about when Apple will introduce these new machines. According to Dylandkt , who has correctly predicted details about unreleased products in the past, Apple will launch new versions of the MacBook Pro in Q4 2021, along with an updated Mac mini. more… The po...
AirTags are here and the accessory market around the new item tracker is expanding quickly. While there are lots of keychains, cases, and other similar options to attach an AirTag to things, we haven’t seen as many wallets that are compatible with it. With a super minimal design, the Snapback Slim Air wallet for AirTags caught our eye, here’s our review. more… The post Hands-on: Snapback Slim A...
With iOS 14 last year, Apple introduced Picture-in-Picture to let you watch video in a floating window while using other tasks. The YouTube app is finally adding support for PiP on iPhone and iPad. more… The post YouTube for iPhone and iPad rolling out Picture-in-Picture (PiP) for Premium users worldwide appeared first on 9to5Mac .
Following the discontinuation of the iMac Pro earlier this year , Apple announced in May that it would also be discontinuing the space gray iMac accessories. That day has officially come, and the space gray Magic Keyboard, Magic Trackpad, and Magic Mouse are no longer available to order from Apple. more… The post Apple’s space gray iMac accessories officially discontinued, but alternatives exis...
It’s summertime, so many people are sprucing up the outdoor parts of their homes with new flowers and mulch, but it’s also a great time of year to take on some new HomeKit projects to streamline aspects of your house, including adding some extra security. more… The post HomeKit Weekly: Start the summer with HomeKit projects to improve the security of your home appeared first on 9to5Mac .
We’re heading into the weekend with all of today’s best deals headlined by a new Apple flash sale at Best Buy . That’s alongside a new all-time low on the latest 12.9-inch M1 iPad Pro at $100 off and a rare deal on the all-new Apple TV 4K . Hit the jump for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break. more… The post Deals: Best Buy Apple Flash Sale, latest 12.9-inch M1 iPad Pro $100 of...
Apple teams up with Target to offer Circle members free Apple Music, Arcade, TV+, and iCloud storage for up to 6 months
Target has released its newest perks for its Circle loyalty program and this time around, it’s partnered with Apple to offer 4-6 months free for some of its most popular services. That includes Music, Arcade, TV+, and even upgraded iCloud storage for new and existing Target Circle members. more… The post Apple teams up with Target to offer Circle members free Apple Music, Arcade, TV+, and iClou...
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 , TuneIn , Google Play , or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by WALTR PRO for Mac: Make it easy to transfer virtually any file (in any format) to your iPhone, iPad, iPod and now, HomePod. Get 30% off now . more… The post 9to5Mac Daily: June 18, 2021 – AppleCare+ changes, more appeared first on 9to5Mac .
The iPad is adding a handful of new features this year with iPadOS 15 that first came to the iPhone with last year’s release of iOS 14. One of those additions is support for the App Library that now comes default in the iPadOS dock. But if you want to remove the App Library from your iPad’s dock, it turns out that there’s a setting for that… more… The post iPadOS 15 brings the App Library to do...
USB-C/Thunderbolt display options have really grown over the last couple of years. While Apple is making its own monitor again with the Pro Display XDR, it’s not the best fit for the majority of Mac users with a starting price of $5,000 (without a stand). Let’s take a look at some of the best USB-C/Thunderbolt displays available in the $400-$1,300 range. more… The post [Update: New for June] Be...