Apple has best Q2 smartphone market share in 10 years

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New research claims that even as global smartphone shipments have fallen, Apple’s iPhone second quarter market share was its best since 2012. Apple reported record-breaking earnings for what is the third quarter in its fiscal year. That legally-mandated report, however, has no detail comparing the company to others and this is what new research from […]

Best cases for Apple's AirTag

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Apple’s AirTag item tracker lacks a built-in key ring to hook it onto items. Here are the best cases that will both protect the tracker and keep it attached to your items. Apple’s AirTag is pretty good, but doesn’t have a native way to hang from a key fob, or your luggage. An entire ecosystem […]

How to run iOS apps on macOS Monterey in 2022

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First Apple made it possible to run iOS apps on an Apple Silicon Mac, now the company has also made it easy. The moment that Apple Silicon Macs became available, it was possible to run iOS apps on them. But it was a preposterously convoluted job and it didn’t really seem as if the results […]

M2 Extreme Mac Pro, Apple Watch Pro rumors and more on the AppleInsider podcast

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On this week’s episode of the AppleInsider Podcast, your hosts discuss the changes to iMessage editing and undo send in iOS 16 beta 4, rumors about a new Mac Pro with M2 Extreme, the “Apple Watch Pro,” and using Safari Tab Groups. Tab Groups, Mac Pro with M2 Extreme, and iMessage editing on the AppleInsider […]

Eve Motion 2 Review: New capabilities make up for a boring design

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The second-generation Eve Motion is better in almost any conceivable way for HomeKit users, but its design is tired and doesn’t mesh with the company’s other products. Second-generation Eve Motion now supports Thread Eve has been on a roll as of late, updating much of its lineup with new designs, new features, and support for […]

The macOS Monterey user's guide to Keychain Access password management

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Keychain Access is an Apple app in macOS that stores passwords and other login information — and it has a few features that go beyond iCloud Keychain. Here’s how to get the most out of it. Keychain Access logo Hidden inside the Utilities folder in the Applications section of Finder, Keychain Access doesn’t immediately announce […]

Apple's HomePod mini dips to $89.95 during weekend sale

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The price drop on Apple’s blue HomePod mini is a rarity, as the compact smart speaker is hardly ever on sale. HomePod mini is on sale this weekend. You can pick up the discounted HomePod mini in blue at B&H Photo for $89.95, with free expedited shipping in the contiguous U.S. For most customers, this […]

Breaking down Apple's tricky, 'gravity defying' $83 billion June quarter

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Apple again beat Wall Street expectations despite a tough macroeconomic environment and supply chain issues. Here’s what analysts thought after the call, and how the earnings compare to pre-pandemic Apple. Financial header image The iPhone maker reported $83 billion in revenue, a 2% year-over-year increase. The company’s Q3 2022 revenue also came in slightly ahead […]

Doomed if it does, doomed if it doesn't — Apple will keep beating expectations

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Apple’s latest record-beating earnings are not enough to prevent analysts predicting doom — because no amount of money ever will be. Before Apple announced its latest earnings, there was speculation that the company was in trouble. Enough so that analyst Samik Chatterjee stood apart for how he wrote that he was “not as worried as […]