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Apple rolls out Schoolwork app for teachers, iWork upgrades and more

Apple is ready to unleash a wave of new software for teachers going into the 2018 school year. At its big “field trip” education event in Chicago today, Apple unveiled a series of new apps and APIs

Logitech Crayon is an Apple Pencil on a budget

The Apple Pencil is a great accessory, but it’s prohibitively pricey for schools to buy in bulk. To give students the chance to use a stylus without breaking the bank, Logitech created a more

Apple unveils cheap new iPad with Apple Pencil support

Apple just unveiled a 9.7-inch iPad that will cost schools just $299. The debut came at today’s education-oriented event in Chicago because this tablet is designed for students, with Apple Pencil

Kids are the key to the future in Apple’s inspiring new video

Apple has an inspiring message for kids in its latest video that was shared during its educational event in Chicago today . The inspiring new video talks about how “one person can change the world” by

Apple takes hard line on privacy in India

Perhaps attempting to avoid its own Facebook-style privacy scandal, Apple has supposedly hit a road block in collaborating with the Indian government. The clash regards a government-approved anti-spam

Get 10 comprehensive coding courses for pennies on the dollar [Deals]

Coding skills still count among the most marketable anyone can have. So whether you’re looking for new career opportunities, or just a deeper understanding, it pays to get expert guidance on the

Live blog: Apple’s first big product unveiling of 2018

Apple’s first big event of 2018 is practically here! Unlike most Apple keynotes, today’s “field trip” education-oriented event in Chicago won’t be streamed live. Don’t worry. Cult of Mac will be in

Fortnite phenomenon smashes YouTube records

Fortnite enjoyed a boost to its already rapidly-growing fanbase when it made the leap to iOS earlier this month. The gaming phenomenon shows no signs of losing its momentum after smashing YouTube

Today in Apple history: Radius kicks off clone Mac era in style

March 27, 1995: The first official Macintosh clone launches, as Radius releases its high-end System 100 Mac. Made by a company founded by several notable Macintosh alumni, this marvelous machine kicks

Mark Zuckerberg should have listened to Steve Jobs’ privacy advice

Right now, Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg are wrapped up in controversy over its link to data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica. The alleged data abuse has caused an outcry among both the public

Apple store goes down ahead of today’s big education event

The Apple online store is down ahead of today’s big education event, which kicks off at 10 a.m. central time. Downtime is an indication that Apple is preparing to add new products to its lineup, which

Spotify could finally come to Apple Watch at WWDC

Spotify will finally deliver its first Apple Watch app this year, according to a new report. It could get an official reveal at the Worldwide Developers Conference in June alongside “StreamKit,” a new

Foxconn is buying a renowned Apple accessory maker for $866 million

Long-time Apple device manufacturer Foxconn is about to get even closer to Apple — thanks to its acquisition of well-known iPhone accessory maker Belkin. According to a new report, Belkin

Win a WWDC scholarship just by being creative

Attending Apple’s developer conference costs a whopping $1,599 but a fortunate few can win a WWDC scholarship by building a creative Swift playground. Apple began taking submissions today, and 350

Google’s first Chrome OS tablet arrives day before new iPad

The first ever tablet to run Google’s Chrome OS has finally arrived. Acer revealed its new Chromebook Tab 10 which is aiming to take a big slice of the education market. Chrome OS laptops have already

ClassKit could plant Apple in more classrooms

During Apple’s big education event tomorrow, we undoubtedly will hear Cupertino’s grand plan for reshaping the classroom. Just as Apple predicted that the future of television is apps, what if the

How to enable Wi-Fi calling on your iPhone, Mac and Apple Watch

Wi-Fi Calling is a technology that lets you make and receive calls over a WiFi connection instead of the regular cellular connection. Wi-Fi Calling on your iPhone can be helpful in areas with little

2018 iPhone X models could be cheaper (and bigger)

An updated iPhone X could be a better deal than the current version, coming it at $100 less. Or buyers might be able to get a larger version for the same money as the original. That’s the latest

This one simple tool will instantly improve your online life

This post is presented by Dashlane. If there’s one thing you would like to spend less time dealing with online, what would it be? Filling out the same name, address or credit card info for the

Force YouTube videos to play full-screen in Safari on iPad

Frustrated that YouTube won't play in full-screen on the iPad? This bookmarklet will instantly force native full-screen for any video. It even works for PiP Picture-in-Picture (via Cult of Mac - Tech