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January 11, 2018
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Apple servers currently signing older iOS updates, users able to downgrade from iOS 11

Update: Party’s over! Older OS versions are no longer being signed once more. As suspected, it was an accidental change and has been reverted. Original story below … Apple is currently signing iOS 10 version updates for many devices including … Continue reading

January 3, 2018
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UK banning stores from charging debit/credit card & Apple Pay fees starting this month

The UK will soon start banning shops and stores from charging a fee for credit card and debit card transactions. As reported by The Bristol Post, the new law goes into effect on January 13th and will permanently do away … Continue reading

December 22, 2017
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Holiday Weekend Deals: iMacs from $949 ($400-$650 off); MacBook Pros as low as $1,149 (up to $1,000 off); $299 iPads; plus 0% financing

As we head into the final stretch of the holiday season, Apple authorized resellers are slashing prices on iMacs, MacBook Pros, iPads and accessories by up to $ 1,000, as well as tacking on special offers, such as free Office … Continue reading

December 18, 2017
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AirPods sold out from Apple & other retailers until 2018, frustrating last-minute holiday shoppers

As we enter the final stretch of holiday shopping this week, Apple’s AirPods are again facing supply issues. After once improving to 3-5 day delivery, and even quicker in some cases, you now won’t get them in time for Christmas … Continue reading

November 27, 2017
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9to5Toys Lunch Break: MacBook Air/Pro up to $250 off, 12.9-inch iPad from $700, Amazon iPhone accessory sale, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. more… 9to5Mac

November 23, 2017
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9to5Toys Lunch Break: Amazon Echo deals from $30, SanDisk Memory Sale, DJI Spark Drone $341, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. more… 9to5Mac

November 22, 2017
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9to5Toys Lunch Break: Apple Watch Series 1 $179, Fantastical 2 for iOS/Mac from $3, Nest Black Friday deals, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. more… 9to5Mac

November 15, 2017
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You can now control your Sonos speakers directly from the Pandora app on iOS

Pandora and Sonos today joined together to announce that you can now control your Sonos speakers directly through the Pandora app on iOS. The feature is available to all Pandora users, including those on the free tier and Pandora Premium. … Continue reading

November 12, 2017
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Some iPhone X users experiencing distortion & buzzing sounds from earpiece speaker

As with every iPhone launch, a few issues have popped up affecting early iPhone X customers. The latest issue, according to reports on Twitter, Reddit, and 9to5Mac’s comment section, appears to be related to crackling and buzzing coming from the … Continue reading

November 10, 2017
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Apple’s new ‘This Weekend Only’ promo offers in-app deals from HotelTonight, Chipotle, more

As part of its redesigned App Store with a focus on curation and editorial content, this evening has launched a new “This Weekend Only” weekly promotion. This will offer discounts on things such as apparel, travel, food, and other categories. … Continue reading

November 2, 2017
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Apple supporting effort to prevent Trump from ending DACA

Apple and Tim Cook have spoken out about the company’s efforts to protect DACA employees in the past, and now it is taking another stance. According to Axios, Apple is among long list of companies who today have signed a … Continue reading

November 1, 2017
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You can now change your Apple ID from a third-party email to an Apple domain

Apple today has made a notable update to the process of changing the email address associated with your Apple ID. Starting today, you can change your Apple ID from a third-party email service such as Gmail or Yahoo to an … Continue reading

October 2, 2017
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New ‘Local Data Mode’ coming soon to iOS to prevent DJI drones from sharing location information

Following complaints from the public and the U.S. Department of Defense, DJI has rolled out a Local Data Mode update to prevent controlled drones from connecting to the internet, and sharing location information with servers located throughout the world — … Continue reading

October 1, 2017
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Weibo to increase censorship as it faces pressure from Chinese regulators

After facing intensifying pressure from Chinese regulators, Weibo announced this week that it has hired 1,000 “supervisors” whose primary responsibility will be to censor content on the social media platform. The move marks a new turn of censorship for Weibo, … Continue reading