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iMac Pro is available to buy right now

Apple’s eagerly-anticipaed iMac Pro is finally available to buy, six months after Apple first showcased the new computer at WWDC. The “most powerful Mac ever” can be purchased today in 8-core and

This slim battery packs a big punch [Deals]

If you use a variety of devices, you might be traveling with a backup battery or two, along with a variety of charging cables. With the Graphene 11K Pocket Hypercharger, you can downsize to one of

This tiny gadget brings 360-degree video shooting to iPhone

Now that you can edit 360-degree video in Final Cut Pro, you might get the urge to shoot your very own immersive videos. The iPhone can’t do that all by itself (yet), but it can if you add this tiny

Apple offering free next-day shipping in time for the holidays

If you’re planning on buying any Apple products for Christmas (whether that’s for friends and family or a sneaky Yuletide gift for yourself), Apple’s just announced a bit of good news. For any

Final Cut update lets you edit HDR, 360-degree VR videos

On the day that the long-awaited iMac Pro finally goes on sale, Apple has rolled out a big Final Cut Pro update. Its professional video editing software now supports HDR and 360-degree virtual reality

Apple just made it a lot harder for rivals to compete on AR

Expecting Android device makers to rip off Apple’s augmented reality technology any time soon? Not so fast, a new report claims. Apple’s $390 million payday to TrueDepth sensor maker Finisar this week

Today in Apple history: Apple buys ‘iPhone’ web domain

December 14, 1999: Apple acquires the domain name, prompting years of speculation that Cupertino is considering building a cellphone. While the news generates interest, some take it as

These are the malls and airports Apple provides indoor maps for

One of the iOS 11 features you may not know about is that Apple now offers indoor mapping support for a growing number of international airports and malls. While the number of airports and malls

Apple is ready to invest far more than $1 billion on U.S. manufacturing

Apple’s Advanced Manufacturing Fund to help U.S. manufacturing isn’t capped at $1 billion, according to chief operating office Jeff Williams. The $1 billion investment was announced in May this year.

Apple seeds first iOS 11.2.5 beta and more to developers

Hot on the heels of today’s iOS update for the public, Apple has come out with a fresh set of beta updates for developers with the release of iOS 11.2.5 beta 1, along with new betas for Apple Watch

Pad & Quill’s bumper case wraps iPhone X in leather

Looking to add some vintage vibes to your futuristic iPhone X? The folks at Pad and Quill have you covered with the world’s first ever handmade leather bumper case for the iPhone X. The design for the

Punish Website only blocks ads on sites you blacklist

Punish Website only blocks content on sites you want to blacklist, so you don't cut off the ad revenue of sites you like. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Every Mac could use a deep-cleaning kit like this

This post is presented by Trend Micro, maker of Dr. Cleaner. Your Mac is a complex machine. That means there are a lot of ways it can get clogged up. Whether it’s junk files or overused application

The best ways to buy an unlocked iPhone X

Buying an unlocked iPhone X is easy. Convincing yourself to spend all that cash up-front is a little harder. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Download iOS 11.2.1 immediately for crucial HomeKit fixes

Apple released a brand new iOS 11 update for the iPad and iPhone this morning that makes some big fixes to HomeKit. iOS 11.2.1 comes a little over a week after Apple dropped iOS 11.2 on the public

Lack of cash could kill Jay-Z’s Tidal music service next year

One of Apple’s biggest competitors in the music streaming business is about to bite the dust. Tidal, the music streaming service owned by Jay-Z, is allegedly facing some serious money problems.

This app makes writing mobile-friendly [Deals]

Writing at the computer and on a mobile device can feel like totally different processes. Usually, the tools on one aren’t available – or just work differently – on the other. Not to mention the

Microsoft Edge embraces iPhone X in latest update

Microsoft Edge for iOS wasn’t packing iPhone X support when it hit the App Store late last month. But its latest update, available to download now, takes full advantage of that larger, sharper Super

Nintendo doesn’t want to keep iOS users waiting for new games

Nintendo might be delivering on its promise to bring original titles like Super Mario Run and Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp to iOS, but it’s also concerned about the timetable it is able to deliver

iPhone was very nearly the world’s top Google search this year

Given how much time we spend Googling things, analyzing the world’s top searches provides a pretty good insight into the people, ideas, products, and news we could consider to be important. With that