Apple’s top apps of 2020 highlight quarantine life

  • December 2, 2020
Along with its top podcasts and books of the year, Apple has revealed the winners of its App Store Best of 2020 awards. The company named an app and game for each for its core devices, along with an Apple Arcade title and a few apps that best exempli…

The gold, 8th-generation iPad returns to $299 at Amazon

  • December 2, 2020
Update 2:55pm ET: The 32GB gold iPad has gone back up to $329.Apple devices were some of the quickest to sell out during Black Friday, but now you have a chance to grab the company’s latest iPad for a bit less. The gold, 32GB iPad is down to $299, or…

Apple may move some production to Vietnam to avoid trade tensions

  • November 26, 2020
Your next Apple device might not come from China. A Reuters source claims Apple’s primary contract manufacturer, Foxconn, is moving some iPad and MacBook production to Vietnam to diversify production and reduce the potential damage from the ongoing t…

The best 2-in-1 laptops you can buy

  • November 13, 2020
We still haven’t seen the perfect hybrid machine that’s just as good a tablet as it is a laptop. But, this year we got closer than ever. The Surface series proved the 2-in-1 has legs, giving people a tablet-sized Windows device that transforms into a…

iCloud outage takes down backups and photos for some users (updated)

  • November 1, 2020
If you’ve been having problems syncing data across your Apple devices, you’re not alone. Apple is reporting (via 9to5Mac) outages across several of its iCloud services, including backups, calendars, Find My, photos and even sign-ins. The company only…

Now you can use Xbox remote play on your iPhone

  • October 19, 2020
While Microsoft is still apparently working on cloud gaming support for iOS, it just updated the iOS Xbox app with its new interface, as well as the ability to stream games from a local console. Since games streamed within your house don’t break Appl…

Apple bundles free Arcade and TV+ access with new device purchases

  • October 13, 2020
For a limited time, if you buy one of the new iPhones or iPads that Apple recently revealed or pick up a Mac or Apple TV, you’ll get three months of free access to Apple Arcade. That’s on top of a promo Apple has been running since last year, through…

Apple TV now plays YouTube videos in 4K, with limits

  • October 4, 2020
As promised, the Apple TV is finally starting to play YouTube videos in 4K — with caveats. Users on Reddit and elsewhere (via FlatpanelsHD and 9to5Mac) are starting to see YouTube 4K support enabled on the media hub when it’s using at least tvOS 14….