‘AirPods for Christmas’: Apple’s truly-wireless earbuds became a hilarious social media meme

Apple’s truly wireless earbuds AirPods seemingly won Christmas this holiday season, in more ways than one. Worldwide, customers were faced with stock shortages in the run-up to the holidays with AirPods demand so strong. They are believed to be one of, if not number one, item on people’s gifting wish lists. Despite first launching in […]

Amazon has the Apple Watch Series 4 on sale for $365, plus iPads for $249 with free delivery by Christmas

Amazon is issuing last minute savings on Apple devices, including the brand-new Apple Watch Series 4. Now as low as $ 365 with a bonus 5% clippable coupon, this deal represents the lowest price we’ve seen to date on the new devices. Apple’s 2018 iPad is also marked down by $ 80 with free delivery […]

Amazon Alexa and Google Home top App Store charts on Christmas Day, implies smart speakers were popular holiday gifts

The App Store charts always provide some interesting nuggets of information on Christmas Day and other big holidays as you can see the sudden influx of app downloads. This year, the Alexa app for Amazon Echo smart speakers topped App Store free charts, hitting the #1 in a few regions, with Google Home also charting in […]

Apple’s Ive and Newson unveil unadorned fir trees for Claridge’s Christmas installation

Apple CDO Jony Ive and part time company collaborator Marc Newson on Saturday unveiled their awaited interpretation of Claridge’s Christmas tree in London. The installation, which is quite literally a small grove of completely bare fir trees, once again proves the pair of industrial designers masters of the austere. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

9to5Toys Christmas bailout: last-minute deals on Apple products and email gift cards (in time to get under the tree)

You blew it. It’s Christmas Eve and you didn’t get your friend/colleague/ loved one a present. Don’t worry, the 9to5Toys team has put together some last second options which will get you some great gifts and still save you some money. In fact, if you play your cards right you might still save a lot […]

Report reiterates Beatles catalog streaming from Christmas Eve, will include Apple Music & others

Building on a report from Billboard last week, Re/code now says that starting on Christmas Eve, The Beatles will be available on Apple Music. The report from last week said that the hit British boy band’s catalog would launch on one streaming service on December 24, but left out specifics. Today’s report, citing industry sources, says […]