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How to edit Apple Watch workouts

When you finish logging a workout with Apple Watch, you can gloat over all your hard work in the Activity app on your iPhone. This provides all kinds of useful charts, maps and trends to show you how

Huawei MatePad Pro rips off iPad Pro in every way possible

No, we didn’t mix up the picture of Huawei’s new tablet with one of the iPad Pro. The two are so similar you have to look closely to see any differences. The just-announced MatePad Pro doesn‘t run

Apple’s wonderful holiday ad will tug at your heart strings

Apple’s annual holiday season ad arrived on YouTube today, just in time for it to be included in all the football games and parade footage on Thanksgiving day. The three-minute long ad called “The

Politicians receive frightening threats over canceled Apple data center

A former councillor who supported Apple’s bid to build a $960 million data center in Athenry, Ireland, confirms that he was sent frightening threats about Apple’s decision to cancel the project. Apple

Apple will expand operations in India to make more products

Apple will assemble more products in India after expanding its local manufacturing operations. Ravi Shankar Prasad, India’s information technology minister, today confirmed the move will create around

These Vizio smart speakers are affordable Sonos alternatives [Deals]

If you’re on the hunt for a good portable speaker, look no further than this pair from Vizio. Each is a solid, sleek wireless speaker with great features and eye-catching design. Even better, they’re

Apple Watch may have saved the life of a 79-year-old with heart condition

A Central Texas man says that his Apple Watch saved his life by detecting a serious heart condition. A veterinarian by training, Dr. Ray Emerson said that, despite routinely listening to animals’

Apple reportedly placing big orders for next year’s 5G iPhone

Apple is predicting big things for its 5G iPhone, according to a new report featuring shipment forecasts Cupertino has allegedly given its supply chain partners. The report suggests that Apple has

Apple offers $200 gift card in latest Black Friday promotion

Apple is offering customers a free gift card worth up to $200 as part of its latest Black Friday promotion. You won’t find any discounts on its products during the four-day event, so you’ll need to

When it comes to quiet keyboards, MacBook Pro lags only behind Pixelbook Go

One of the downsides of Apple’s previous MacBook butterfly keyboard design was how loud it was. That’s something Apple has tried to rectify with its new quiet scissor switch keyboard on the MacBook

Beautiful iPhone 12 concept video kills the notch

An artist has imagined the 2020 iPhone with in-display Face ID, a fourth camera lens, and a design based on the iPhone 5. His video brilliantly shows off these proposed features for the iPhone 12.

The best podcast, feel-good, photography and AirPods apps this week

This week we control our AirPods from our Macs, listen to podcasts on our Apple Watches, and listen to our inner selves with our iPhones. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Enjoy Black Friday deals to rival Amazon and the big boys, all under $50 [Deals]

We here at Cult of Mac aren’t made of money. And we’re sure that unless you’re Tim Cook, you aren’t either. Therefore, we’re all looking for ways to survive the holiday season with both our street

The 16-inch MacBook Pro, reviewed! [Cult of Mac Magazine 324]

Remember that butterfly keyboard we hated? All is forgiven, Apple, thanks to that gorgeous new MacBook Pro we’re swooning over. Or almost all. Our reviewer likes the laptop’s Magic Keyboard and loves

Dig into early Black Friday discounts on MacBook accessories [Deals]

It’s almost Thanksgiving, so Black Friday is just around the corner. If you dread the rush for deals on gear and gadgets, we’ve got an opportunity to skip the throngs and do your holiday shopping

Video shows off the beauty of new Cult of Mac book

It will be a few weeks before you can thumb through our salute to Apple fans, The Cult of Mac, 2nd Edition. So we’ll do it for you in a promo video that offers a sneak peek at the book’s clever

Snag some early Black Friday deals for your favorite iPhone lover [Deals]

Black Friday. We all want to avoid it … but oh, the deals. No worries, we’re gonna help you out. Check out 10 of the best Black Friday deals around, each geared toward improving the center of every

Tim Cook says your private data is ‘between you and your phone’

Tim Cook says that tech companies are doing a poor job creating policies that protect user privacy. The CEO of Apple wants the US government to step in. “I think we can all admit that when you’ve

2020 iPhone could finally sport 6GB of RAM

Apple is reportedly taking an important step to improve the performance of the 2020 iPhone: more RAM. Specifically, next year’s top-tier models will supposedly make the jump from 4 GB of RAM to 6 GB.

The 16-inch MacBook Pro is amazing, but it’s still a Mac [Review]

There’s a great Steve Jobs story that somehow seems relevant in a 2019 MacBook Pro review. You probably know it, but I’ll tell it anyway. After the iPad launch, Jobs supposedly walked into a meeting