Sunday deals: iPad Air from $370, AirPods 2 hit new lows, and the best early Singles Day offers

Today’s weekend edition of the 9to5Toys Lunch Break includes Apple’s latest iPad Air from $ 370, alongside markdowns on AirPods 2, and all of the best early Singles Day deals. Hit the jump for all of our favorite deals and more. more… The post Sunday deals: iPad Air from $ 370, AirPods 2 hit new […]

Early Prime Day deals: 15″ MacBook Pros back in stock for $2,049, $530 off iPad Pros

As Prime Day 2019 approaches, Apple Authorized Resellers are issuing steeper price cuts on Apple products, from MacBook Pros to iPad Pros. These new price drops deliver the lowest prices anywhere with bonus perks, such as free expedited shipping and even a sales tax refund. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

July 4th savings start early at OWC

Fourth of July deals have launched early at Other World Computing, with Macs as low as $ 289 and discounts of up to 53% off. From Thunderbolt 3 docks to HomePods and MacBook Pros, Apple hardware and accessories are slashed just in time for Independence Day. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple playfully turns on its March 25 event live stream early, showing an empty Steve Jobs Theater

Apple has publicly turned on its March 25 event live stream early this time around, teasing eagle-eyed viewers by occasionally raising the curtain to reveal … something. more… The post Apple playfully turns on its March 25 event live stream early, showing an empty Steve Jobs Theater appeared first on 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac

Second-generation AirPods tipped to ship in early 2019 with health tracking features

The second generation of Apple’s AirPods will arrive in the first half of 2019, according to supply chain sources, with the wearable devices expected to include health tracking functionality that will make them more attractive in the overall wearables market. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Early Black Friday deals: 2018 13″ MacBook Pros on sale from $1,649; 15″ starting at $2,099 ($300 off)

The lowest prices of the year are back as Black Friday nears, with discounts of up to $ 300 off Apple’s current 2018 MacBook Pro. Plus, take advantage of no tax on orders shipped outside NY and NJ, and 0% financing for 12 months. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Stanford says over 400k people joined Apple Watch Heart Study, full completion expected early 2019

Back in August, Stanford and Apple announced they were closing their joint Heart Study program to new participants. Now, Stanford Medicine has outlined additional details about the future of the program in a blog post. more… The post Stanford says over 400k people joined Apple Watch Heart Study, full completion expected early 2019 appeared first […]

B&H Shop and Save Early event delivers up to $900 off MacBooks, Apple accessories, more

B&H has launched its ‘Shop and Save Early’ event that’s packed with deals across just about every category. Today we’re focusing on the wide-range of Apple products, which includes rare discounts on first-party accessories, MacBook Pro models and more. Free shipping is available across the board with the potential for tax savings in some states. […]

Potential UPS website error shows iPhone XS delivery dates pushed to Monday, causes alarm for early buyers

This isn’t the news you want to see if you ordered your iPhone XS at 12:01 AM PST and expected to have it arrive Friday. A number of new iPhone shipments processed through UPS are showing delivery dates pushed back to Monday, though the carrier in some cases is claiming the estimate is an error. […]

Qualcomm dealt early blow in second ITC action against Apple

Qualcomm’s second U.S. International Trade Commission complaint against Apple is not going as planned. Staff for the agency this week issued a recommendation that found none of the chipmaker’s remaining patents-in-suit infringed, adding that an iPhone import ban would adversely impact the cellular modem market. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Large-scale study shows Apple Watch & other wearables can detect early signs of diabetes

A large-scale study involving more than 14,000 Apple Watch and Android Wear users has shown that heart-rate data from the wearables can detect early signs of diabetes. The study – a collaboration between UC San Francisco and digital health startup Cardiogram – was able to determine that 463 participants had previously undiagnosed diabetes … more… 9to5Mac

Spotify ousts head of video & podcasts as early original content efforts fail

Spotify’s foray into creating original video content hasn’t garnered as much attention as the company would have liked, despite launching a multitude of shows. Now, Bloomberg reports that the streaming service has ousted its head of original video and podcasting operations… more… 9to5Mac