Category: Apple

Apple Watch Series 6 review
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Apple Watch Series 6 review

When it comes to smartwatches, it’s Apple against the world. It’s not that there aren’t plenty of other products to choose from — it’s more that the company has just utterly dominated the space to such a point that any other device is relegated to the realm of “Apple Watch alternatives.” The company has been…

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A closer look at the new Apple Watches
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A closer look at the new Apple Watches

I’m very much still working on a full review of the new Apple Watches — specifically the Series 6. As of this posting, I’ve had the wearables in my possession (and on my person) for a little under 24 hours. It’s a special circumstance attributable to the virtual nature of this week’s event. Simply put,…

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Apple iCloud, Google Drive and Dropbox probed over ‘unfair’ T&Cs in Italy
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Apple iCloud, Google Drive and Dropbox probed over ‘unfair’ T&Cs in Italy

Italy’s competition authority has opened an investigation into cloud storage services operated by Apple, Dropbox and Google, in response to a number of complaints alleging unfair commercial practices. In a press release announcing the probe, the AGCM says it’s opened six investigations in all. The services of concern are Google’s Drive, Apple iCloud and the…

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This Week in Apps: Apple delays mobile ad apocalypse, app review changes, TikTok deal gets complicated
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This Week in Apps: Apple delays mobile ad apocalypse, app review changes, TikTok deal gets complicated

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it all. The app industry is as hot as ever, with a record 204 billion downloads and $120 billion in consumer spending in 2019. People are now spending three hours and 40 minutes per…

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Apple terminates Epic Games’ App Store account
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Apple terminates Epic Games’ App Store account

Epic Games has been removed from Apple’s App Store. If you’ve already downloaded Fortnite to your Mac or iOS device, it should still work, but Epic’s termination means the Fortnite developer will no longer be able to submit new apps or updates. MacStories Managing Editor John Voorhees noted the termination on Twitter, as well as…

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Hey Apple, how about a MacBook SE?
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Hey Apple, how about a MacBook SE?

Apple’s a hard company to like these days. Their glory days behind them, they have relentlessly pursued a misguided concept of optimization that has alienated their user base and compromised their products. A MacBook SE would go a long way toward smoothing the wake they’ve left behind them. I was excited that this would be…

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Apple Tried to Troll Fortnite – But It’s Backfiring Hilariously
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Apple Tried to Troll Fortnite – But It’s Backfiring Hilariously

After Epic Games sued Apple, the tech giant fired back hilariously. Apple ads suddenly began popping up on the official Fortnite Twitch stream. The move comes after Epic told Fortnite players to protest Apple’s App Store policies, using the hashtag #FreeFortnite. It’s been a wild 24 hours in the games industry, with Fortnite developer Epic…

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