Compared: Apple Studio Display vs Samsung Smart Monitor M8

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Samsung’s Smart Monitor M8 adds cloud and smart TV features to what could be taken for an Apple-like display, but is it a good alternative to Apple’s consumer-aimed screen, the Studio Display? Apple’s Studio Display (left), Samsung’s Smart Monitor M8 (right) Apple and Samsung haven’t had the best relationship, with the rivals often butting heads […]

Best monitors for MacBook Pro in 2022: Apple, Dell, LG, and more

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Apple’s MacBook Pro computers are powerful tools with fantastic displays. If you need more real estate, however, consider adding another monitor to the mix. The best MacBook Pro monitors include the Dell 27020Q UltraSharp Monitor, Gigabye M27Q, and the LG 34BK95U UltraFine Ultrawide Monitor After all, sometimes you’re going to need a bit more screen […]

Apple slows hiring of new Geniuses for some Apple Store locations

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Apple is reportedly slowing down the hiring of Geniuses for some Apple Store locations, in what could be considered a cost-saving move. The Genius is a well-known role in Apple’s retail efforts, providing tech support at the store itself. Despite being a big feature of the Apple Store, it seems Apple isn’t hiring Geniuses as […]

Studio Display update 15.5 with webcam fix now available for beta testers

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Testers running the third developer beta of macOS Monterey 12.4 can update their Studio Display to Firmware Update 15.5, and Apple confirms this update aims to fix webcam quality issues. Studio Display Firmware Update 15.5 available to macOS 12.4 beta testers Apple calls the update Studio Display Firmware Update 15.5, but previous sleuthing revealed the […]

Google follows Apple by introducing Android app privacy 'nutrition labels'

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Google is finally implementing its own take on Apple’s privacy notices, with the “Data Safety” section of Google Play warning of data types that may be collected and shared by apps. Following the introduction and success of Apple’s so-called “nutrition labels” for privacy in the App Store, Google announced in May 2021 that it would […]

Micromax In 2C launched in India with Unisoc T610 SoC and 5000mAh battery


Micromax has brought a new budget smartphone to the Indian market called Micromax In 2C. It slots at under the sub-10K price bracket and is available in a single 3+32GB memory configuration. The In 2C feature set also includes a Unisoc T610 processor, a 5000mAh battery power, and a 8MP+2MP rear camera duo. Micromax In […]

Cowen expects solid Apple March quarter results, but is cautious on Q3

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Apple is expected to report stable March quarter results that are in line with Wall Street consensus thanks to improving supply conditions, according to investment bank Cowen. Apple iPhones In a note to investors seen by AppleInsider, Cowen analyst Krish Sankar gives his outlook for Apple’s March quarter results, which will be posted on April […]

Apple plans $19.3M renovation of temporary offices in North Carolina

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Apple’s plans to renovate a building in North Carolina as part of work for a new billion-dollar campus will cost the company $19.3 million, permits for work reveal. Apple is in the process of building out a new campus in North Carolina as part of a $1 billion construction project in Raleigh. To kickstart its […]

Apple launches new Darkside, Popped, and tbh Podcasts Collections

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Three new Apple Podcasts Collections have been unveiled, free genre playlists updating each week with recommendations across true crime, culture, and entertainment shows. Apple Podcasts Collections are similar to the weekly updated Apple Music playlists. Apple has now long been curating “collections” on topical subjects such as Black History Month, or year-round issues such as […]