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Apple Seeds iOS 9.3.2 Beta 2 to Developers





Apple has released the second beta of iOS 9.3.2 to developers. The latest update contains a number of bug fixes, stability improvements and security enhancement and should be installed only by those who need the software for testing purposes. It is not recommended to install the latest build on your main device as it can cause compatibility issues, crashes and freezes.


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Thursday, April 21st, 2016. 1:17

New 12-inch MacBooks Are 15% to 18% Faster Than Predecessors



Earlier this week, Apple released updated 12-inch MacBook models. According to the latest Geekbench results shared by reliable insiders, the laptop with a 1.2GHz processor is about 15% to 18% faster than its predecessor. In the single-core test the laptop managed to earn 2,894 points and in the multi-core test the result was equal to 5,845 points. Apart from that, the new MacBook has a 41.4-watt-hour battery that helps it to work up to 9 hours on a single charge.


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Thursday, April 21st, 2016. 0:30

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Average User Unlocks Their iPhone About 80 Times a Day



According to the data revealed during a special event dedicated to the security of Apple devices, an average iPhone user unlocks their phone about 80 times a day. Apple claims that 89% of those who own a device with Touch ID have the security feature enabled and use it.


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Tuesday, April 19th, 2016. 23:06

Apple Hires Former Aston Martin and Tesla Chief Engineer



Apple has reportedly hired Chris Porritt, former Aston Martin Chief Engineer and Tesla Vice President of Vehicle Engineering. According to the latest reports from reliable tech news websites, the expert will focus on “special projects” that most likely include the development of the long-awaited and widely-rumored Apple car codenamed “Titan”. Porritt can possibly substitute Steve Zadesky who left Apple earlier this year and who was believed to be a lead of the car project.


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Tuesday, April 19th, 2016. 21:01

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Apple Releases New 12-inch MacBooks, Makes 8GB of RAM Standard for 13-inch Air



Apple has today released new 12-inch MacBook models with updated Skylake Intel Core M processors, Intel HD Graphics 515, faster SSD storage and RAM and additional hour of battery life. Externally, the laptops look just like the 2015 models, however, according to Apple, they are 25% faster. Apart from that, there’s now a rose gold 12-inch MacBook that matches the iPhone lineup.


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Tuesday, April 19th, 2016. 18:27

Siri Confirms Apple’s WWDC to Take Place June 13th to June 17th



Every year, Apple organizes a special event for its developers called the Worldwide Developers Conference or WWDC. Up to this day, the official dates of the 2016 conference remained unknown, however, today, Siri surprisingly revealed the information about the upcoming meeting. According to Apple’s virtual assistant, WWDC 2016 will take place June 13th to June 17th in San Francisco.


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Monday, April 18th, 2016. 22:54

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Apple Has Secret Car Testing Facility in Berlin?



According to the latest report published by a German newspaper called Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Apple has a secret car lab in Berlin. About 15-20 experienced employees from German automotive industry are reportedly working at this facility to help the company create an innovative and advanced vehicle, the reporters claim. The report suggests that Apple’s car will be electric, but lack the support of self-driving capabilities.


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Monday, April 18th, 2016. 15:51

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Jony Ive Creates Unique iPad Pro for Auction



Jony Ive has recently designed a unique 12.9-inch iPad Pro for the auction that should raise money for the London Design Museum. The yellow-gold tablet comes with a blue leather Smart Cover, an Apple Pencil and a special case for it. As you might have guessed, this particular iPad Pro is quite an expensive device. All devices and accessories have the words “Edition 1 of 1” on their surface.


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Sunday, April 17th, 2016. 22:10

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Apple to Unveil iPhone with Glass Body and AMOLED Screen in 2017



According to the latest report from usually-reliable KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple will completely redesign the iPhone in 2017. Instead of the all-aluminum body, the company may adopt the glass casing for the next-generation handset. Apart from that, the new device may get an AMOLED screen, the expert believes.


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Sunday, April 17th, 2016. 20:32

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Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, so let’s take a look at the most interesting posts of the past seven days. Most of the articles this week deal with the new 4-inch iPhone SE and the widely-rumored iPhone 7 that is expected to be released in September. There’re also some posts that tell us about the latest version of Apple’s iOS 9.3.1 and new betas of OS X 10.11.5, watchOS 2.2.1 and tvOS 9.2.1.


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Sunday, April 10th, 2016. 14:22

Three-Fifths of Current Apple Watch Owners Will Purchase New Model



According to the results of the latest survey conducted by a firm called Fluent among 2,578 people online, three-fifths of the current Apple Watch owners are planning to buy a new model once it is released even though its design and functionality are currently unknown.


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Sunday, April 10th, 2016. 14:01

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Apple Working On Force Touch Keyboard - Rumor



Apple has recently filed a patent for a brand new type of keyboard without physical keys that is based on the advanced Force Touch technology. Currently, Force Touch is used in MacBook trackpads as well as in iPhone and Apple Watch screens.


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Saturday, April 9th, 2016. 23:49

Apple to Unveil New Thinner Apple Watch in June?



According to the latest report from Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White, Apple will unveil the new Apple Watch at the upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference scheduled for June. The second-generation smartwatch is expected to become 20-40% thinner than the current model and may get a number of other new features.


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Saturday, April 9th, 2016. 23:46

Apple Posts Behind the Scenes Footage From the Cookie Monster Commercial



Apple has just shared the behind the scenes footage from its Siri ad featuring Cookie Monster. In case you don’t know, the short commercial was released in March and was dedicated to the always-on Siri on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.

Here’s what Apple writes about the latest video from its official YouTube channel:

Go behind the scenes of the commercial, with Cookie Monster and everyone’s favorite personal assistant, Siri.

If you somehow missed the original ad starring Cookie Monster, you can watch it at link. Don’t forget to let me know what you think about the commercial in the comments section down below.

   

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Friday, April 8th, 2016. 17:45

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HP Unveils ‘Thinnest Notebook in the World’, Apple Has Got New Rival



HP has just unveiled something the company calls “the thinnest notebook in the world”. The laptop is called the Spectre and it’s only 10.4mm thick. Its rival, the 12-inch MacBook introduced in 2015 is 13.1mm thick.

In terms of hardware, these devices are different too. The new HP notebook is equipped with Intel Core i5 or i7 CPU, which is better than the Intel Core M processor included in the ultra-thin MacBook. In general, the device has a premium look and feel and costs $1,170. The pre-orders go live April 25th.

Below you can take a look at the video showing the new HP Spectre.


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Friday, April 8th, 2016. 16:50