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First Beta Builds of OS X 10.11.6, iOS 9.3.3, tvOS 9.2.2 Arrive

Apple has released the first beta testing versions of multiple system software updates, including OS X 10.11.6 beta 1, iOS 9.3.3 beta 1, tvOS 9.2.2 beta 1. Presumably the beta releases will focus primarily on bug fixes and feature enhancements, which is typical for point releases of system software. The initial builds are available to … Read More

First Betas of iOS 9.3.2, OS X 10.11.5, WatchOS 2.2.1, tvOS 9.2.1 Available for Testing

Apple has released a series of beta builds for system software, including iOS 9.3.2 beta 1 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, OS X 10.11.5 beta 1 for Mac, WatchOS 2.2.1 beta 1 for Apple Watch, and tvOS 9.2.1 beta 1 for Apple TV. The point release beta updates are primarily focused on bug fixes … Read More

iPhone SE unboxing: Our first look at Apple’s new tiny dynamo

The iPhone SE finally arrived on my doorstep this morning, and I couldn’t wait to get Apple’s new 4-inch iPhone out of the box. Get our first impressions of the tiny dynamo in Cult of Mac‘s iPhone SE unboxing video below. Apple certainly didn’t think “outside the box” for the iPhone SE’s design — it’s […]

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Nintendo’s first smartphone game hits the U.S. on March 31

The wait for Nintendo’s first smartphone game is almost over if you live in the U.S. Miitomo, which racked up a whopping 1 million downloads in three days after making its debut in Japan a fortnight ago, will be available on Android and iOS on Thursday, March 31. Miitomo isn’t the Super Mario game you were hoping to get on […]

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Vintage-computer fest celebrates 40 years since our first bite of Apple

Phil Schiller says Apple is too busy “inventing the future†to “celebrate the past†by building a museum. So if you are in search of history on the 40th anniversary of Apple’s founding, you might want to travel to Georgia. There, a guy named Lonnie Mimms has taken over an old CompUSA building and meticulously […]

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Is this our first glimpse of Apple’s Lightning EarPods?

There are plenty of rumors that Apple plans to ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack connector for the iPhone 7 — and now we’ve got our first (possible) photo of the company’s next-gen EarPods, complete with Lightning connector. The picture first appeared on Chinese social network Weibo over the weekend. Check it out below. Rumors that Apple would ditch […]

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This could be our first look at the iPhone 7

The iPhone 7 may come with a Smart Connector if photos of what appears to be an early iPhone 7 Plus unit can be believed. Photos of the alleged iPhone 7, leaked by a Chinese website, show Apple integrating a dual-lens camera into the design of the rear case. If the case is accurate, it […]

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The first iOS 9.2.1 beta has arrived

Apple seeded the first beta of iOS 9.2.1 to developers this morning, coming nearly a week after Apple dropped iOS 9.2 to the public. Developers can grab the iOS 9.2.1 update from the Dev Center on Apple’s website. It appears that the beta isn’t available to public testers at this time, but should be available […]

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The first guy to hack the iPhone built a self-driving car by himself

George Hotz made a name for himself at 17 years-old as the first person to hack the iPhone, but his next project could be headed on a collision course with Apple’s self-driving car. Using affordable electronics that any nerd on the street can purchase, Hotz revealed that he hacked an Acura ILX to become a […]

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Is this the first “official band app” for Apple TV?

Androgynous English rockers Placebo have just claimed the honor of being the first “artist” Apple TV app with their new release Monday afternoon. The app also claims to bring a more immersive experience for Placebo fans while they get to remain ensconced in their couches. Ultimatly, the app lets you watch Placebo music videos, live […]

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