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Monday, June 27, 2022

ReviewHuion Kamvas Pro 24(4K) review: An artist's tablet that can rival Wacom

Huion Kamvas Pro 24(4K) review: An artist's tablet that can rival Wacom

Huion's Kamvas Pro 24(4K) is a big-screen graphics tablet that promises a lot to digital artists at a reasonable price. Here's what one artist thinks about the creation tool.

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New Hue devices, iOS beta issues, & more on HomeKit Insider

New Hue devices, iOS beta issues, & more on HomeKit Insider

Philips Hue has a massive product launch and we break down all the new products, plus cover iOS 16 beta issues on this week's episode of the HomeKit Insider podcast

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Review13-inch MacBook Pro with M2 review: Incremental upgrade and unexciting

13-inch MacBook Pro with M2 review: Incremental upgrade and unexciting

Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro is the first to arrive with the Apple Silicon M2 processor, but in every other aspect, it clings to an old design ethos in every regard.

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Daily deals June 27: $200 off 16-inch MacBook Pro, $230 Apple Watch SE, $461 Klipsch speakers, more

Daily deals June 27: $200 off 16-inch MacBook Pro, $230 Apple Watch SE, $461 Klipsch speakers, more

Alongside discounts on MacBook Pro models, Monday's best deals include a 55-inch Amazon Omni Fire TV for $300, refurbished 12.9-inch iPad Pro models from $500, and much more.

ExclusiveDeals: save up to $200 on 2020 13" MacBook Pros, plus $60 off AppleCare

Deals: save up to $200 on 2020 13

AppleInsider readers this week can save $75 to $200 on every 2020 13-inch MacBook Pro at Adorama with exclusive coupon discounts. Plus, save $60 on AppleCare and get an additional 5% back with the new Edge Credit Card. Total savings can reach upward of $440 off the latest notebooks bundled with AC and the Edge financing promotion.

EditorialDon't buy an Apple Watch Series 3 in 2022

If you're in the market for a new Apple Watch, there are plenty of reasons why you should avoid the Apple Watch Series 3 and very few good reasons to actually buy one.

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Sunday, June 26, 2022

TipsHow to use Plex on Mac to create your own personal streaming service

How to use Plex on Mac to create your own personal streaming service

If you have an extensive movie collection, you may want to share it with other devices on your home network. Here's how you can use Plex to create your own mini Netflix.

Always-on iPhone 14 Pro display, M2 iPad Pro expected for late 2022

Always-on iPhone 14 Pro display, M2 iPad Pro expected for late 2022

The iPhone 14 Pro range will benefit from an always-on display that highlights the new lock screen widgets of iOS 16, a report on Apple's product updates proposes, meanwhile iPad Pro changes could include M2-equipped models.

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Apple Watch Series 8's S8 chip may not be a big upgrade from S7

Apple Watch Series 8's S8 chip may not be a big upgrade from S7

The Apple Watch Series 8's S8 chip probably won't be any faster than the S&, it is rumored, with three inbound Apple Watch models expected to use the same chip across the board.

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Apple TV with A14 & new HomePod with Apple Watch S8 chip rumored for 2023

Apple TV with A14 & new HomePod with Apple Watch S8 chip rumored for 2023

Apple's next model of Apple TV will use the A14 chip and be more gaming-capable, according to a report, while a new third HomePod could use the same chip as the Apple Watch Series 8.

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Mac mini, 14-inch & 16-inch MacBook Pro rumored to get M2 Pro in the next year

Mac mini, 14-inch & 16-inch MacBook Pro rumored to get M2 Pro in the next year

Apple is rumored to be working on Apple Silicon M2 Pro Mac mini, 14-inch MacBook Pro, and 16-inch MacBook Pro models — and also a Mac Pro tower equipped with a M2 Ultra and "M2 Extreme" chips.

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Daily deals June 26: $80 Bose Frames, $200 Nest Wi-Fi, $100 off Insignia 42-inch Smart TV, more

Daily deals June 26: $80 Bose Frames, $200 Nest Wi-Fi, $100 off Insignia 42-inch Smart TV, more

Sunday's best deals include a $249 12-in-1 arcade cabinet, $150 Amazon Glow, a $184 31.5-inch curved monitor, and much more.

Saturday, June 25, 2022

ReviewHarber Leather Desk Mat review: a comfortable, desirable Mac accessory

Harber Leather Desk Mat review: a comfortable, desirable Mac accessory

Harber's Leather Desk Mat is a Mac desk accessory that's so good you'd think about replacing the desk before you'd let go of it.

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TipsHow to download Xcode faster

How to download Xcode faster

If you're frustrated by slow downloads of Xcode updates, here's a way to get them from Apple directly to your Mac as quickly as possible.

Apple supports out-of-state medical after Roe vs. Wade overturn

Apple supports out-of-state medical after Roe vs. Wade overturn

In the aftermath of the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade, Apple has reiterated its support of employees regarding their reproductive health.

Daily deals June 25: $175 AirPods Pro, $40 Amazon Kindle, $30 OtterBox MagSafe Power Bank, more

Daily deals June 25: $175 AirPods Pro, $40 Amazon Kindle, $30 OtterBox MagSafe Power Bank, more

Alongside AirPods Pro for $175, Saturday's best deals include an AOC AGON 49-inch curved monitor for $700, a $20 Monoprice USB condenser mic, and much more.

Friday, June 24, 2022

Apple won't challenge union vote at Maryland retail location

Apple reportedly does not intend to challenge a vote to unionize by employees at one of its retail stores in Maryland, and plans to bargain with workers at the store "in good faith."

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NFL considering Sunday Ticket bids from Apple, Amazon & Disney

Apple, Amazon, and Disney are currently waiting to find out which of the three has secured the rights to broadcast the NFL Sunday Ticket package.

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Apple's 2022 Back to School promo is here, but there are better deals

Apple has officially launched its 2022 Back To School gift card promotion for students looking to purchase new Macs and iPads. There are better offers — and you don't have to be a student or faculty member to qualify.

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Apple seeds fourth macOS Monterey 12.5 beta to developers

Apple has seeded the fourth beta build of its upcoming macOS Monterey 12.5 software update to developers about two weeks after providing the previous beta for testing purposes.

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TipsHow to ensure Apple Health cycle tracking data stays private

How to ensure Apple Health cycle tracking data stays private

Cycle tracking is a feature built into the Apple Health app, and there are plenty of reasons why it shouldn't be handed over to third-party data brokers. Here's how to check your health data privacy.

ExclusiveBest price ever: lifetime Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Business 2021 license just $39.99

Score a bonus 20% price drop on a lifetime Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Business 2021 license this weekend only, bringing the cost down to $39.99. This record-breaking discount is available exclusively to AppleInsider readers.

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TipsHow to reuse an iPad as a remote On Air light

We're all on video calls more now, and few of us are in places where we can escape interruptions. But an iPad can be turned into an On Air light — and positioned anywhere you want.

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'AirPods Pro 2' may act as hearing aids & have improved charging case

'AirPods Pro 2' may act as hearing aids & have improved charging case

Alleged leaked information suggests significant changes are coming to the upcoming "AirPods Pro 2" with health features and improved Find My support.

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FeatureCompared: 13-inch M2 MacBook Pro vs 14-inch MacBook Pro

Compared: 13-inch M2 MacBook Pro vs 14-inch MacBook Pro

Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro has the M2 chip, but it may not be enough to tempt potential buyers away from a purchase of the 14-inch MacBook Pro. Here's how the smaller MacBook Pro models compare.

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TipsHow to replace your computer with an iPad

Apple says the iPad can replace a traditional desktop or laptop for productivity, but that can be a big leap. These apps and tips will help make your iPad into a productivity machine.

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FTC asked to investigate Apple & Google over selling personal data

Four lawmakers want an FTC investigation into the "harmful practices" of Apple and Google in allegedly gathering personal information and profiting from it.

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Daily deals June 24: iPhone scratch & dent sale, discounted standing desks, more

Daily deals June 24: iPhone scratch & dent sale, discounted standing desks, more

Friday's best deals include 49% off Beats Studio3, $70 off the iPad Air 5, a $229 Apple Watch SE, and much more.

Apple launches Back to School promotion with Gift Cards in US and Canada

This year, Apple's Back to School promotion in the US and Canada gets buyers a $150 Gift Card with qualifying Macs, and a $100 Gift Card with eligible iPads.

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New iOS 16 beta features, iWork Updates, Apple's USB-C Chargers on the AppleInsider podcast

New iOS 16 beta features, iWork Updates, Apple's USB-C Chargers on the AppleInsider podcast

On this week's episode of the AppleInsider Podcast, your hosts discuss new features in iOS 16 beta 2 like iCloud backup over cellular data, talk about AirPods Spatial Audio personalization, discuss why Stephen needs Passkey ASAP, and more!

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'Captain America' star Chris Evans finally gives up his iPhone 6s

He had an Android phone in "Knives Out," and at least saw new devices while filming Apple TV+ "Defending Jacob," but actor Chris Evans was a long-time iPhone 6s user — until now.

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TipsHow to get started making music on a Mac

If you want to start making music, a Mac is a good choice. However, depending on the kind of music you want to make, it's not the only thing you'll need.

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Apple TV+ adapts Edith Wharton's unfinished 'The Buccaneers'

Edith Wharton's final novel, the unfinished "The Buccaneers" begun in the 1930s, is to become an Apple TV+ series, starring Kristine Froseth and Alisha Boe.

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Pitaka unveils Pita!Tag AirTag case ecosystem, FlipBook Case for iPad Pro

Pitaka unveils Pita!Tag AirTag case ecosystem, FlipBook Case for iPad Pro

On Tuesday, Pitaka held its Ecosystem live event, introducing a new product range called Pita!Tag surrounding Apple's AirTag, alongside a new FlipBook Case designed for iPads.

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Apple looking at January 2023 for AR headset release, Kuo says

The rumored Apple mixed-reality headset is "likely" to make its debut in January 2023 and will accelerate the growth of the entire headset market, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

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First M2 MacBook Pro orders starting to arrive in Australia, New Zealand

It's officially the launch day for Apple's M2 MacBook Pro in Australia and New Zealand, and some customers are starting to receive their orders.

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Moses Ingram set to star alongside Natalie Portman in 'Lady in the Lake'

Moses Ingram is set to star opposite Natalie Portman in upcoming Apple TV+ limited series "Lady in the Lake," filling in for Lupita Nyong'o, who left the production.

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Apple raises Apple Music Student plan price to $6 a month in US, UK & Canada

Apple has quietly raised the price of its Apple Music Student plan to $6 in the U.S., U.K., and Canada about a month after hiking prices in other countries.

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'For All Mankind' prop fused an Apple Newton MessagePad 120 and an iPhone 12

The Apple Newton MessagePad 120 made a surprise cameo in the third season of Apple TV+ series "For All Mankind," and one of the show's producers has shed some light on how the TV prop was used.

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