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To minimize bugs, Apple is altering how it establishes its software application

To minimize bugs, Apple is altering how it establishes its software...

Enlarge / iOS 13 on an iPhone 11 Pro. Samuel Axon The initial release windows of both iOS 12 and iOS 13 saw users complaining about a plethora of bugs both major and minor. Apple has plans to mitigate this problem when iOS 14 launches next year, according to sources who spoke with Bloomberg. People…
No, Apple isn’t opening a brand-new factory in Texas

No, Apple isn’t opening a brand-new factory in Texas

Enlarge / Donald Trump speaks at Apple's Mac Pro manufacturing facility in Austin, Texas. MANDEL NGAN / Getty President Donald Trump toured Apple's Mac Pro manufacturing facility in Austin, Texas, with CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday. "We're seeing the beginning of a very powerful and important plant," Trump said during the visit. "I want to…
Apple’s employing a music-loving Windows coder– ideally to change iTunes

Apple’s employing a music-loving Windows coder– ideally to change iTunes

A newly posted job listing suggests Apple might be working on something for Windows users, perhaps a replacement for the iTunes software it’s otherwise left behind. At the very least, it’s definitely working on new apps for Windows 10. The job listing, posted earlier this month, is for a Senior Software Engineer who will “build the…
Report: Apple is providing the 13- inch MacBook Pro a brand-new keyboard next year

Report: Apple is providing the 13- inch MacBook Pro a brand-new...

Apple may have announced a new MacBook Pro with a 16-inch screen last week, but it seems the star of the show was the new keyboard. Well, ‘new’ is something of a misnomer. Apple finally realized the butterfly keyboard it introduced with the 2015 MacBook kinda sucked, so the company reverted to scissor switches to much…
Guidemaster: The very best Qi cordless charging pads for your smart device

Guidemaster: The very best Qi cordless charging pads for your smart...

Valentina Palladino Update: Ars has stayed busy after publishing this guide in April 2019. We've tested a number of new Qi wireless chargers available since and have updated our top picks ahead of the 2019 holiday shopping season. Wireless charging has a long way to go before it replaces wired charging, but the technology has…
Apple prohibits vaping apps from the iOS App Shop

Apple prohibits vaping apps from the iOS App Shop

Enlarge / Woman smoking electronic cigarette. BSIP/UIG/Getty Apple has removed all 181 vaping-related apps from the iOS App Store, Axios reported on Friday morning. The move follows rising concern about the possible health impacts of vaping. Some of the banned apps provided news and information about vaping. Some were vaping-themed games. There were also apps…
2 years later on, Apple’s AR/VR headset prepares supposedly pressed back 2 years

2 years later on, Apple’s AR/VR headset prepares supposedly pressed back...

Enlarge / An image from a patent Apple filed back in 2008 shows exactly what Apple's VR/AR headset will look like, 100%, with no changes if/when it launches over 15 years later. Right around this date in 2017, Bloomberg reported that Apple was working on a pair of augmented reality glasses for a planned 2020…
Apple’s AR headset will apparently show up in 2022, its glasses in 2023

Apple’s AR headset will apparently show up in 2022, its glasses...

We’ve been hearing rumors Apple is working on some sort of augmented reality headset for ages, but today a report from The Information provides the strongest evidence yet that Apple is getting ready to enter the AR fray. Specifically, Apple is aiming to release its AR headset in 2022, and a pair of smart glasses…
NY regulators examining Apple Card after viral problem of sexism

NY regulators examining Apple Card after viral problem of sexism

Enlarge / A dashboard built into iOS on iPhones lets you manage your card. Apple launched its own branded MasterCard nationwide in August. In the months since, the digital-first payment system has won some fans for its easy integration into the iPhone and Apple ecosystem, and it more or less seemed to work about as…
Whatever you require to understand about iOS and iPadOS 13.2

Whatever you require to understand about iOS and iPadOS 13.2

You'll be able to update your device from the Settings app, as seen here. Samuel Axon There are some unexpected features, like the ability to delete an app directly from a context menu on the home screen. Samuel Axon Apple has replaced the normal volume bar icon with an AirPods logo when AirPods are connected.…

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