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iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPad Air orders have begun

iPhone 12 Pro. Form factor and screen size are nearly identical on iPhone 12 Pro. Features. Is that enough screen for you? Even more camera sensors than your average iPhone 12. The new 12MP Wide sensor on iPhone 12 Pro. Prices. Host not necessarily scaled to the size of the phones. Screen stats. iPhone 12 …

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The iPhone and iPad Spotify app now includes home screen widgets

The two sizes of the Spotify widget in iOS 14. Samuel Axon To use it, you have to update Spotify to the latest version, then open the app. Samuel Axon Once that’s done, you can tap the widget gallery button in the top-left corner… Samuel Axon You’ll find it in the widget gallery like this. …

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Apple Watch SE review: An excellent starter smartwatch

Smartwatches have evolved since the first Apple Watch. Sort of. They still look largely the same, battery life is still an issue and, often, software is fairly limited. Yet, they’ve secured their place on many wrists by offering more fitness and health tracking tools over time. And, not surprisingly, Apple quickly became the top seller …

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iOS 14 update fixes a bug that reset your browser and mail defaults

Apple One of the notable changes in iOS 14 is that it finally allowed users to set new default apps for their web browser and email. Chrome, Firefox, Gmail and others are already taking advantage of the setting, but after the update rolled out last week, many iPhone and iPad owners noticed their devices would …

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iOS 14 picture-in-picture video stops working with YouTube’s mobile website

Florian Gaertner/Getty Images You may have to wait a while if you want to use iOS 14’s picture-in-picture support to watch YouTube videos. MacRumors (via 9to5Mac) has noticed that YouTube’s mobile website stopped supporting iOS 14’s PIP mode, at least for free users. Try it and a video will only briefly pop out before it …

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A bevy of new features makes iOS 14 the most secure mobile OS ever

Enlarge / From left to right: iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max. Samuel Axon Eleven months ago, Apple CEO Tim Cook declared privacy a “fundamental human right.” The affirmation came as the iPhones his customers carry in their pockets store ever more sensitive information and the company seeks to make privacy a …

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Microsoft says Apple’s game streaming policy will lead to ‘a bad experience’

Peter Summers via Getty Images Earlier today, Apple revised its App Store guidelines to give companies such as Microsoft and Google a way to offer their video game streaming platforms on iOS, but did so with a major caveat. Apple said those companies could release catalog-style apps that collect and link to games iOS users would have …

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Liveblog: All the news from Apple’s “Time Flies” event—Tuesday, 9/15, at 1pm ET

Enlarge / The key image that goes with this month’s event. Apple Liveblog starts in: View Liveblog At 10:00am Pacific time (1pm Eastern) on Tuesday, September 15, Apple reps will take the stage—likely in an otherwise empty Steve Jobs Theater at Apple’s headquarters—to announce new products. Typically at this time of year, these products are …

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New report details Apple’s plan for iPhones (and other gadgets) this year

The iPhone 11 Pro Max. Samuel Axon Here’s the front. Samuel Axon And the back, with that new, matte finish and prominent camera setup. Samuel Axon Still Lightning. Samuel Axon The volume controls side. Samuel Axon The SIM tray side. Samuel Axon The featureless top. Samuel Axon The three camera lenses. Samuel Axon A new …

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China trade war could push iPhone contractor Foxconn to build in Mexico

Enlarge Samuel Axon For years, iPhones (or their boxes) have said that they were “designed by Apple in California. Assembled in China.” But thanks to an escalating trade war between the US and China, that might not be true in the coming years. Reuters reports that two of Apple’s biggest manufacturing contractors, Foxconn and Pegatron, …

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