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apple teases out over 70 new emoji coming to ios and mac this fall including red hair, super heroes, and lobsters

apple has today confirmed the 70 new emoji that will be coming to iphone, ipad, apple watch, and mac this fall.whoosh! screen cleanerannounced in a newsroom post, apple shared details about the new set of emoji that will become available to users with unicode 11.more than 70 new emoji characters are coming to iphone, ipad, apple watch and mac later this year in a free software update. the new emoji designs, created based on approved characters in unicode 11.0, include even more hair options to better represent people with red hair, gray hair and curly hair, a new emoji for bald people, and new smiley faces that bring more expression to messages with a cold fac...




review: blackmagic egpu – quiet, beautiful, and limited in scope [video]

the blackmagic egpu is an external graphics enclosure sold exclusively (for the time being) at the apple store. it’s a notable product for several of reasons. first and foremost, it’s the first time that apple has sold an external graphics enclosure in its store. this makes sense, considering that macos was recently upgraded with official egpu support in version 10.13.4 back in the spring.another reason to take note is that the blackmagic egpu is the first external graphics chassis to include official support for the lg ultrafine 5k display (hands-on), a monitor that apple recommends as a replacement for its now discontinued thunderbolt display.but perhaps the most appealing feature of the blackmagic egpu is its silence. blackmagic a...




full 2018 macbook pro teardown shows off bigger battery, new t2 chip, more

though ifixit offered us a brief glimpse at the new macbook pro keyboard last week, the site is back today with its full teardown of the 2018 13-inch macbook pro with touch bar. while the internals of the new macbook pro look similar to last year’s on the surface, ifixit says there are a few things worth noting…sylvania homekit light stripfirst and foremost, ifixit highlights the new macbook pro’s bigger battery. while apple isn’t expecting any improvement in battery life, the battery itself is now arrayed into six cells instead of five – a notable feat considering the actual weight of the macbook pro has not changed:at 58.0 wh, this battery has gotten a significant boost over the 49.2 wh unit we found in our original 13″ touch ...




macos mojave developer beta 4 for mac now available, includes second dynamic desktop wallpaper

macos mojave developer beta 4 is now available for testing. the new beta includes support for new 2018 macbook pro with touch bar models. as always, we’ll dig through the latest beta version and highlight all the changes between the first beta and the latest beta below.9to5mac happy hournew in macos mojavemacos mojave includes a system-wide dark mode; a new dynamic desktop wallpaper type; stacks for organizing files on your desktop; a new gallery view and quick actions in finder; more actions available in quick look; new screenshot and screen recording features; continuity camera for snapping photos on iphone for use on mac; news, stocks, home, and voice memos apps; a new mac app store; and much more....




the app store continues to bring in nearly double the revenue of google play, data shows

as we move into the second half of 2018, app analytics firm sensor tower is today out with its data for global app revenue during the first half of the year. as has become the norm, the numbers show just how more revenue apple’s app store generates compared to competitors…sylvania homekit light stripaccording to sensor tower, app store and google play users combined to spend $34.4 billion on mobile applications and games during the first half of 2018. that’s an increase of 27. 8 percent compared to the first half of last year, which saw customers spend $26.9 billion.on a per-platform basis, app store customers spent an estimated $22.6 billion during the first half of the year, which is nearly double that of google play, where customers...




ex-apple employee pleads not guilty in theft of project titan trade secrets case

last week, it was reported that a former apple employee had been charged by the fbi with stealing trade secrets related to the company’s project titan autonomous driving technology. as reported by reuters, however, xiaolang zhang has pleaded not guilty…sylvania homekit light stripthe report explains that zhang pleaded not guilty during a hearing today in san jose, california. details are sparse at this point, but we do that zhang has retained his own lawyer, daniel olmos, for the case.zhang pleaded not guilty at a hearing on monday in san jose. he had been provisionally appointed a public defender, but has retained his own lawyer, daniel olmos. olmos declined to comment on the case. a spokesman for the u.s. attorney for the northern d...




apple updates app store connect and testflight apps for ios

apple today has rolled out a pair of updates for its app store connect and testflight applications on ios. the updates bring the former to version 1.0.1 and the latter to version 2.1.sylvania homekit light stripfor app store connect users, the update ensures that the app will filter ratings and reviews by all territories by default, though if you apply filters, the app will remember those and save them. apple first launched its app store connect application last month as a replacement for itunes connect.here’s the full change log for today’s app store connect update:ratings and reviews territory filter now defaults to all territo...




digits 3 tape calculator for iphone and ipad brings new design, split view, more

digits is a tape calculator for iphone and ipad that combines the flexibility of a text editor with the brains of a calculator. digits 3 is “a top-to-bottom rewrite” and the new version is out today.9to5mac happy hourhere’s how digits is described:digits is shift’s highly-rated ios calculator app that features an intuitive, fully correctable and editable line-by-line tape history. it uniquely provides spreadsheet-like editing with calculator-level simplicity. tapes are stored as documents so that groups of calculations can be saved, shared and edited conveniently. comments can be added to each calculation line, making the app ideal for expense tracking and budgeting.digits 3 builds on the smart tape calculator foundation wi...




apple removes qanon fringe conspiracy theory application from the app store

an app meant to keep readers informed about the qanon conspiracy theory has been removed from the app store. as first reported by nbc news, the “qdrops” application would send users alerts for new developments in the theory, but was pulled by apple on grounds of violations of its app store guidelines…sylvania homekit light stripqdrops, developed by a “husband and wife team” from north carolina, originally launched on ios back in april and peaked at no. 10 of all paid applications in the app store and no. 1 in the entertainment category. the app was available for $0.99, which means apple was taking a cut of all sales.following inquires from nbc news, however, apple removed the application on sunday. in a statement, a spokeswoman exp...




apple teases out over 70 new emoji coming to ios and mac this fall including red hair, super heroes, and lobsters

apple has today confirmed the 70 new emoji that will be coming to iphone, ipad, apple watch, and mac this fall.whoosh! screen cleanerannounced in a newsroom post, apple shared details about the new set of emoji that will become available to users with unicode 11.more than 70 new emoji characters are coming to iphone, ipad, apple watch and mac later this year in a free software update. the new emoji designs, created based on approved characters in unicode 11.0, include even more hair options to better represent people with red hair, gray hair and curly hair, a new emoji for bald people, and new smiley faces that bring more expression to messages with a cold fac...




review: blackmagic egpu – quiet, beautiful, and limited in scope [video]

the blackmagic egpu is an external graphics enclosure sold exclusively (for the time being) at the apple store. it’s a notable product for several of reasons. first and foremost, it’s the first time that apple has sold an external graphics enclosure in its store. this makes sense, considering that macos was recently upgraded with official egpu support in version 10.13.4 back in the spring.another reason to take note is that the blackmagic egpu is the first external graphics chassis to include official support for the lg ultrafine 5k display (hands-on), a monitor that apple recommends as a replacement for its now discontinued thunderbolt display.but perhaps the most appealing feature of the blackmagic egpu is its silence. blackmagic a...




full 2018 macbook pro teardown shows off bigger battery, new t2 chip, more

though ifixit offered us a brief glimpse at the new macbook pro keyboard last week, the site is back today with its full teardown of the 2018 13-inch macbook pro with touch bar. while the internals of the new macbook pro look similar to last year’s on the surface, ifixit says there are a few things worth noting…sylvania homekit light stripfirst and foremost, ifixit highlights the new macbook pro’s bigger battery. while apple isn’t expecting any improvement in battery life, the battery itself is now arrayed into six cells instead of five – a notable feat considering the actual weight of the macbook pro has not changed:at 58.0 wh, this battery has gotten a significant boost over the 49.2 wh unit we found in our original 13″ touch ...




macos mojave developer beta 4 for mac now available, includes second dynamic desktop wallpaper

macos mojave developer beta 4 is now available for testing. the new beta includes support for new 2018 macbook pro with touch bar models. as always, we’ll dig through the latest beta version and highlight all the changes between the first beta and the latest beta below.9to5mac happy hournew in macos mojavemacos mojave includes a system-wide dark mode; a new dynamic desktop wallpaper type; stacks for organizing files on your desktop; a new gallery view and quick actions in finder; more actions available in quick look; new screenshot and screen recording features; continuity camera for snapping photos on iphone for use on mac; news, stocks, home, and voice memos apps; a new mac app store; and much more....




the app store continues to bring in nearly double the revenue of google play, data shows

as we move into the second half of 2018, app analytics firm sensor tower is today out with its data for global app revenue during the first half of the year. as has become the norm, the numbers show just how more revenue apple’s app store generates compared to competitors…sylvania homekit light stripaccording to sensor tower, app store and google play users combined to spend $34.4 billion on mobile applications and games during the first half of 2018. that’s an increase of 27. 8 percent compared to the first half of last year, which saw customers spend $26.9 billion.on a per-platform basis, app store customers spent an estimated $22.6 billion during the first half of the year, which is nearly double that of google play, where customers...




ex-apple employee pleads not guilty in theft of project titan trade secrets case

last week, it was reported that a former apple employee had been charged by the fbi with stealing trade secrets related to the company’s project titan autonomous driving technology. as reported by reuters, however, xiaolang zhang has pleaded not guilty…sylvania homekit light stripthe report explains that zhang pleaded not guilty during a hearing today in san jose, california. details are sparse at this point, but we do that zhang has retained his own lawyer, daniel olmos, for the case.zhang pleaded not guilty at a hearing on monday in san jose. he had been provisionally appointed a public defender, but has retained his own lawyer, daniel olmos. olmos declined to comment on the case. a spokesman for the u.s. attorney for the northern d...




apple updates app store connect and testflight apps for ios

apple today has rolled out a pair of updates for its app store connect and testflight applications on ios. the updates bring the former to version 1.0.1 and the latter to version 2.1.sylvania homekit light stripfor app store connect users, the update ensures that the app will filter ratings and reviews by all territories by default, though if you apply filters, the app will remember those and save them. apple first launched its app store connect application last month as a replacement for itunes connect.here’s the full change log for today’s app store connect update:ratings and reviews territory filter now defaults to all territo...




digits 3 tape calculator for iphone and ipad brings new design, split view, more

digits is a tape calculator for iphone and ipad that combines the flexibility of a text editor with the brains of a calculator. digits 3 is “a top-to-bottom rewrite” and the new version is out today.9to5mac happy hourhere’s how digits is described:digits is shift’s highly-rated ios calculator app that features an intuitive, fully correctable and editable line-by-line tape history. it uniquely provides spreadsheet-like editing with calculator-level simplicity. tapes are stored as documents so that groups of calculations can be saved, shared and edited conveniently. comments can be added to each calculation line, making the app ideal for expense tracking and budgeting.digits 3 builds on the smart tape calculator foundation wi...




apple removes qanon fringe conspiracy theory application from the app store

an app meant to keep readers informed about the qanon conspiracy theory has been removed from the app store. as first reported by nbc news, the “qdrops” application would send users alerts for new developments in the theory, but was pulled by apple on grounds of violations of its app store guidelines…sylvania homekit light stripqdrops, developed by a “husband and wife team” from north carolina, originally launched on ios back in april and peaked at no. 10 of all paid applications in the app store and no. 1 in the entertainment category. the app was available for $0.99, which means apple was taking a cut of all sales.following inquires from nbc news, however, apple removed the application on sunday. in a statement, a spokeswoman exp...




apple teases out over 70 new emoji coming to ios and mac this fall including red hair, super heroes, and lobsters

apple has today confirmed the 70 new emoji that will be coming to iphone, ipad, apple watch, and mac this fall.whoosh! screen cleanerannounced in a newsroom post, apple shared details about the new set of emoji that will become available to users with unicode 11.more than 70 new emoji characters are coming to iphone, ipad, apple watch and mac later this year in a free software update. the new emoji designs, created based on approved characters in unicode 11.0, include even more hair options to better represent people with red hair, gray hair and curly hair, a new emoji for bald people, and new smiley faces that bring more expression to messages with a cold fac...




review: blackmagic egpu – quiet, beautiful, and limited in scope [video]

the blackmagic egpu is an external graphics enclosure sold exclusively (for the time being) at the apple store. it’s a notable product for several of reasons. first and foremost, it’s the first time that apple has sold an external graphics enclosure in its store. this makes sense, considering that macos was recently upgraded with official egpu support in version 10.13.4 back in the spring.another reason to take note is that the blackmagic egpu is the first external graphics chassis to include official support for the lg ultrafine 5k display (hands-on), a monitor that apple recommends as a replacement for its now discontinued thunderbolt display.but perhaps the most appealing feature of the blackmagic egpu is its silence. blackmagic a...