Apple Releases Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, new iPad Air, and Subscription Services

In its “Time Flies” special event on September 15th, Apple cleared the decks of some secondary releases to make room for the anticipated unveiling of the iPhone 12 in a few weeks. Secondary though these products may be compared to the iPhone, the new Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, fourth-generation iPad Air, [...]

By |2020-09-22T07:26:51-04:00September 17th, 2020|News, Products, Releases|Comments Off on Apple Releases Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, new iPad Air, and Subscription Services

Apple Significantly Enhances the 27-inch iMac

Apple’s workhorse desktop Mac, the 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display, hasn’t seen an update since March 2019—nearly a year and a half ago. Happily, the company has finally released a new version of the popular iMac, outfitting it with 10th-generation Intel processors, increasing its RAM and storage capacities, and improving its audio and [...]

By |2020-08-06T14:14:14-04:00August 6th, 2020|Mac, News, Products, Releases|Comments Off on Apple Significantly Enhances the 27-inch iMac

Need to Schedule a Group Meeting or Sign Up Volunteers? Try Doodle!

Have you ever set up a group meeting, whether in person or via videoconferencing, but found it cumbersome to find a time that works for everyone? Or maybe you want to solicit volunteers for an event? There’s a neat online tool that makes such logistics easy: Doodle. You can use it for free (with [...]

By |2020-07-03T15:08:58-04:00July 31st, 2020|iOS Tips, Mac Tips, Products|Comments Off on Need to Schedule a Group Meeting or Sign Up Volunteers? Try Doodle!

Apple Updates 13-inch MacBook Pro with Magic Keyboard and Twice the Storage

In a move that completes the transition of the MacBook line from the troubled butterfly keyboard to the Magic Keyboard, Apple has released a new 13-inch MacBook Pro. The company also doubled the amount of storage in each of the standard configurations while keeping prices the same, and it ramped up the specs in [...]

By |2020-05-06T17:06:12-04:00May 5th, 2020|News, Products, Releases|Comments Off on Apple Updates 13-inch MacBook Pro with Magic Keyboard and Twice the Storage

Apple Introduces New iPhone SE Starting at $399

Four years after the release of the original iPhone SE, Apple has introduced a second-generation iPhone SE with aggressive pricing that starts at just $399. Whereas the original model used the svelte, easy-to-hold iPhone 5s case design with a 4-inch screen, this new iPhone SE repurposes the larger iPhone 8 design with its 4.7-inch [...]

By |2020-04-25T16:04:23-04:00April 16th, 2020|Products, Releases|Comments Off on Apple Introduces New iPhone SE Starting at $399

Apple’s New AirPods Pro Offer Active Noise Cancellation and Better Fit

Are you a fan of Apple’s AirPods, or have you had trouble with them staying in your ears? Either way, you might like the just-released AirPods Pro, which offer a new design with three sizes of soft, flexible, silicone ear tips and welcome new capabilities. The ear tips should make the AirPods Pro fit [...]

By |2019-11-02T11:16:36-04:00November 22nd, 2019|Products, Releases|Comments Off on Apple’s New AirPods Pro Offer Active Noise Cancellation and Better Fit

New 16-inch MacBook Pro Sports a Redesigned Scissor-Switch Keyboard

Responding to customer complaints and media mocking, Apple has introduced a new 16-inch MacBook Pro that features improves on its predecessor in several ways, most notably with a scissor-switch keyboard in place of the flaky butterfly-key keyboard. The 16-inch MacBook Pro replaces the previous 15-inch MacBook Pro at the top of Apple’s notebook line [...]

By |2019-11-21T11:26:09-04:00November 14th, 2019|Products, Releases|Comments Off on New 16-inch MacBook Pro Sports a Redesigned Scissor-Switch Keyboard

The Scoop on the New iPhone 11, Apple Watch Series 5, 7th-gen iPad, and Apple Services

At its September 10th special event, Apple unveiled a slew of new products and services, including the iPhone 11, the Apple Watch Series 5, the seventh-generation iPad, Apple Arcade, and Apple TV+. The company also said that iOS 13 and watchOS 6 would ship on September 19th, with iPadOS 13 appearing on September 30th [...]

By |2019-09-11T17:51:26-04:00September 11th, 2019|Apple, AppleCare+, iOS, iPad, News, Products, Releases|Comments Off on The Scoop on the New iPhone 11, Apple Watch Series 5, 7th-gen iPad, and Apple Services

Apple’s New AirPods Add “Hey Siri,” More Talk Time, and Optional Wireless Charging

If you use Apple’s AirPods, you’re probably a fan. But if you haven’t tried them, you may not realize what you’re missing. They pair quickly and reliably with all your Apple devices, provide excellent audio quality, and sit comfortably in most people’s ears (more so than the wired EarPods). The AirPods are Apple’s most [...]

By |2019-03-22T18:01:27-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Products, Releases|Comments Off on Apple’s New AirPods Add “Hey Siri,” More Talk Time, and Optional Wireless Charging

Considering a New iMac? Wait No Longer—Updates Are Here!

The iMac has long been the core of Apple’s desktop lineup, but it hasn’t received any updates since June 2017. Now, however, Apple has quietly updated the 21.5-inch iMac with Retina 4K display and the 27-inch iMac with 5K Retina display while keeping prices the same. The bargain-basement non-Retina 21.5-inch iMac remains for sale, [...]

By |2019-03-22T17:53:23-04:00March 28th, 2019|Products, Releases|Comments Off on Considering a New iMac? Wait No Longer—Updates Are Here!