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cultofmac.com 6 days ago

Rugged battery pack will fuel your craziest adventures for days [Deals]

Traveling with friends means lots of power needs, and the risk of drops and dings. But with this one uber tough, super high capacity battery pack, you can keep all your devices running for the long haul.

cultofmac.com 6 days ago

City of Vancouver approves contested Pacific Centre Apple Store development

Plans to construct Canada’s most impressive Apple Store have cleared a major roadblock that previously put the entire project in jeopardy. Following a round of revisions, the City of Vancouver’s Development Permit Board unanimously approved a major redevelopment at the

9to5mac.com 6 days ago

Amazon’s next Echo could challenge HomePod on audio quality

Amazon’s Echo is annihilating Apple’s HomePod

cultofmac.com 6 days ago

9to5Mac Happy Hour 233: Apple shakes up the MacBook line, iOS 13 beta 3 and iPad rumors

This week Benjamin and Zac discuss reporting that followed Jony Ive’s Apple exit, changes in beta 3 versions of iOS/iPadOS/macOS/tvOS/watchOS, Apple’s Texas Hold’Em 2.0 game, Apple’s refreshed MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, the death of the 12-inch MacBook, 10.2-inch iPad rumors, and much more.

9to5mac.com 6 days ago

Apple and BBC Co-Producing Comedy Series Starring Imelda Staunton From Harry Potter

Apple is teaming up with the BBC to co-produce an eight-part comedy-drama series with a working title of "Alabama," according to a report from British comedy website Chortle highlighted by Engadget. Imelda Staunton Written by former...

macrumors.com 6 days ago

Amazon Prime Video app finally adds Chromecast support

Apple fans are no longer caught in a long-running tiff between Amazon and Google. The Amazon Prime Video iOS app has been updated with support for Google’s inexpensive Chromecast player.

cultofmac.com 6 days ago

Yes, you can unlock the iPhone with a folio cover. Here’s how.

One of the best iPad features is the auto-lock/unlock that is triggered when you open and close its cover. Introduced with the iPad 2, smart unlock was revolutionary, in terms of lazy unlocking at least.

cultofmac.com 6 days ago

How to get free McDonald’s fries using your iPhone

Tomorrow is National French Fry Day and McDonald’s is celebrating by giving away these golden delicious treats every Friday for the rest of July. The fast-food chain has partnered with Apple Pay on this promotion so you’ll need to make the purchase with your iPhone.

cultofmac.com 6 days ago

iPad Air vs. Microsoft's Surface Go: Which Is a Better Laptop Replacement?

Apple's iPad Air, which was resurrected in March as essentially a tweaked version of the previous 10.5-inch iPad Pro, offers a significant amount of utility at a solid $499 price point, but how does it compare to other competitors in the...

macrumors.com 6 days ago