Apple opens registration for the next round of App Store Sessions

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Apple returns with its next batch of App Store Sessions in August, a five-week program where developers can learn about App Store features and get advice from Apple experts. Introduced in February, App Store Sessions are a series of online events geared toward equipping developers with the tools they need to utilize new App Store […]

Facebook expecting to fight Apple for metaverse dominance

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As the race to realize the metaverse kicks off, Mark Zuckerberg told employees that Meta would be competing directly with Apple when it comes to creating AR and VR platforms. Credit: Facebook In June, a Meta employee asked how Apple’s absence from the Metaverse Standards Forum would influence Meta’s ecosystem. Read more… Source link

Apple had a M1 Mac Pro, but decided to wait for M2 Extreme

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Mark Gurman provided some details about unreleased Apple products in a new interview, suggesting a M1 Mac Pro isn’t coming, and the Mac mini won’t see a redesign. The rumored new Mac Pro with M1 has been reportedly scrapped Gurman normally reports for Bloomberg where he provides leaks and rumors from his insider sources. For […]

What's new with Activity, Workouts, and fitness in watchOS 9 for Apple Watch

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When watchOS 9 launches for Apple Watch owners they’ll receive a hearty array of updates to keep you fit including new workout types, more metrics, and improved customization. Lots of new features for workouts in watchOS 9 We’ve been testing watchOS 9 since the first beta and have come to appreciate many of the new […]

Bill to boost US chip manufacturing clears Senate hurdle

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A bipartisan bill to boost U.S. chip manufacturing and competitiveness with China has cleared a key Senate hurdle and is set to go up for a final vote before July ends. Semiconductor The legislative package, dubbed “CHIPS-plus,” cleared the so-called cloture vote to break the legislative filibuster. CNBC reported Thursday that the vote passed 64-32. […]

How to blur your background in FaceTime calls

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If you want to make a video call on FaceTime but don’t want to show an untidy room, here’s how you can set your iPhone, iPad, or Mac to blur the background. Whether working from home or catching up with friends and family, you’ve likely had to make or take a video call. Someone will […]

Chinese display maker CSOT wants to make screens for iPad, MacBook

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China-based display manufacturer CSOT is looking to enter Apple’s LCD supply chain for iPad and MacBook screen orders, according to a new report. 24-inch iMac Li Dongsheng, the chairman of CSOT parent company TCL, is expected to soon visit Apple Park in Cupertino. According to The Elec, that meeting is aimed at winning supply orders […]