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How to watch Apple’s ‘It’s show time’ event

There are plenty of ways to follow today’s ‘It’s Show Time’ Apple event. Here’s how to watch it on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV, PC, or even at a real life Apple Store. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and

Huawei’s CFO carried 3 Apple devices when arrested

The arrest of the CFO of Huawei in Canada last year brought to light an embarrassing secret about Meng Wanzhou: the daughter of the founder of China’s biggest mobile phone maker apparently prefers

Grab the best new photo, note-sketching and text-fixing apps you’ll see this week

This week we clean up text with Text Case, fix up focus with Focos, ditch Instagram with Sunlit, and more. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Map out and eliminate your Wi-Fi’s weak spots [Deals]

At home and at the office, we all rely on Wi-Fi. And it’s a real drag to find weak spots in your coverage. The best solution for wireless dead zones is to find them and fix them. But you need the

Apple’s Netflix-for-games service could launch Monday

The wait for details on Apple’s rumored games subscription service could be over as soon as Monday, according to a new report. This will supposedly offer a bundle of iPhone and iPad titles for a

iPad Pro finally supports cheaper Apple Pencil alternative

AiPad Pro owners no longer have to pay $129 to get a high-quality stylus. The Apple Pencil 2 isn’t the only option any more. Apple is changing course by allowing the Logitech Crayon to work with more

2019 iPhone might charge Apple Watch wirelessly

The iPhone coming this fall will of course be able to receive power wirelessly, but it won’t stop there: it’ll also reportedly transmit it. This would allow an Apple Watch to be charged just by

Apple’s unorthodox PR blitz is a total genius move [Cult of Mac Magazine No. 289]

So. Many. New. Products. Who would have guessed Apple would roll out multiple hardware upgrades in the week prior to a big media event? Here’s why that was a total genius move! Read all about the new

The week’s best deals include language apps, portable wireless chargers and more [Deals]

Another week, another round of great deals on gear and gadgets. This round’s goodies include a premium language learning app, a portable charging hub, a wireless charging stand and a high-end video

Even Apple’s partners don’t know what its streaming TV service will cost

If you’re curious about the cost of the Apple TV service set to debut on Monday, you’re in good company: apparently, the media companies that will provide much of the content are almost equally in the

How to use iOS Spotlight like a launchbar for your iPad

You can control many of the apps on your iPhone and iPad without opening them: Just use Spotlight to use their hidden features. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Want a brand new iPad? Sell your old one for the best price

Apple just rolled out two brand new iPads with its latest A12 chip and Apple Pencil support. If you’re still rocking an older model, you’re probably tempted to finally upgrade. And it might not be as

AT&T’s ‘5G E’ speeds are slower than LTE on other networks

Customers on AT&T’s ‘5G E’ networks aren’t getting the huge speed gains promised by one of the nation’s largest carriers. In an attempt to get a headstart on the 5G wave, AT&T has renamed a

Beats’ version of AirPods rumored to arrive in April

Apple-owned Beats is about to unleash its wire-free earbuds that will be like a more sporty version of AirPods. The Beats headphone lineup hasn’t seen a lot of design changes over the last few years

Turn your iPad into a mini iMac with this minimal stand [Review]

My family tends to smear our kitchen countertops with all kinds of gunk. No one has ever heard of the words plate or cutting board. So taking an iPad into the kitchen is a risky proposition: It

Jennifer Aniston and Steve Carell reunite on set of Apple TV series

Former Bruce Almighty co-stars Jennifer Aniston and Steve Carell were spotted reuniting on the set of their new Apple TV series about a morning TV show news crew. The show started principal

Japan Display still owes Apple for $1.5 billion factory

Struggling display maker Japan Display reportedly still owes Apple a whole lot of cash for one of its factories. Apple paid a large chunk of the $1.5 billion in costs to build an LCD factory in 2015.

Apple Music update shines a light on curated content

Apple Music has updated the New Music section of its “Browse” tag to highlight playlists from a variety of genres. While the UX tweak doesn’t fundamentally change the content of Apple’s Music app, it

AirPower could finally arrive in late March

The lengthy wait for AirPower is almost over — but not yet. A new report, citing industry sources, claims Apple’s new charging pad will arrive in late March. If the information is accurate, that means

Get a powerful Mac video editor for just $20 [Deals]

Your Mac comes with a pretty solid video editor, but it’s got some real limitations. So if you want to up your game, you’re usually faced with dropping a lot of dough on a professional app. Luckily,