RCS is still half-baked, and Apple has no reason to adopt it

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A few days ago Google posted a video about how RCS can bridge the messaging gap between iOS and Android. But, Apple doesn’t need RCS, or … Read more

Daily deals June 23: $570 for M1 Mac mini, 24% off 2 bay NAS, 21% off Dell 27-inch 4K monitor, more

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Thursday’s best deals include $250 off a Radeon RX 6900 XT graphics card, $110 for TP-Link Mesh WiFi 3-pack, 33% off a HyperX SoloCast USB microphone, … Read more

Apple getting serious about MacBook Pro with integrated graphics tablet and iPhone charger

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. One patent doesn’t prove Apple is making a device, but a whole series of them suggests we really could see a MacBook Pro you can wirelessly … Read more

Crime Blotter: Cargo handlers at airport arrested for $21,000 Apple theft

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. In the latest Apple Crime Blotter, on January 6, defendant is accused of wiping iCloud data an ATM thief accused of rigging an iPhone, and a … Read more

How to use Apple’s Contacts app hidden power to improve your iPhone

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s Contacts app doesn’t sound like the most vital part of iOS, but behind the scenes it powers a huge amount of what makes iPhones useful. … Read more

Microsoft retires Internet Explorer and ends support

Microsoft Corp. Chairman Bill Gates announces a new version of Microsoft Internet Explorer for Windows XP and that Microsoft would include Windows AntiSpyware technology at no extra charge, during his keynote address at RSA Conference 2005 in San Francisco, Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2005. The two new enhancements will lead to safer Web browsing according to … Read more

Hands on with ‘iPhone 14’ dummy units

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Just as we have in years past, we’ve gotten our hands on dummy units of all four of the iPhone 14 models to see how they … Read more

Hands on with PenTips 2: Replaceable tips for your Apple Pencil

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. PenTips has created replaceable Apple Pencil tips, PenTips 2, geared toward artists who want a more natural drawing experience. If you’ve ever tried drawing on your … Read more

Lightning vs. USB-C: Pros and Cons for the iPhone

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The rumor mill is hard at work trying to convince people that a USB-C iPhone is coming. A recent decision from the European Union may force … Read more

Hands on: Everything new with CarPlay in iOS 16

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple heavily featured CarPlay during this year’s WWDC keynote. There are several changes planned — some imminent and some for down the line. Here is what’s … Read more