Apple lobbies the US government to cut taxes on local chip production – 9to5Mac

Apple has been trying to boost domestic chip production in the United States, and for that the company has lobbied the U.S. government to get some tax reductions and other benefits. This suggests that the company is likely to increase its supply chain in the United States. As reported by Bloomberg, the U.S. government made […]

Instagram outage preventing some users from sending direct messages – 9to5Mac

Instagram is facing a major outage this Wednesday, and if you’re experiencing any problems accessing it, you’re not alone. Users have been reporting for about an hour that the social network is partially down. The outage is affecting users in different ways, but most reports suggest that direct messages were the most affected feature of […]

Quibi is now available for Apple TV users with an official tvOS app – 9to5Mac

The Quibi streaming platform was introduced this year with content primarily focused on mobile devices, but the company has been changing its direction after not achieving the expected results. Now, Quibi is available for Apple TV users with a new official tvOS app. Quibi was originally available only for smartphones, including the iPhone, which meant […]

Apple removes its ‘TV Remote’ app from the App Store as iOS now has an integrated Remote – 9to5Mac

Apple today silently removed its “Apple TV Remote” app from the App Store, which let users control the Apple TV from an iPhone or iPad simulating a real Remote. The app is no longer available for download from the App Store and Apple has likely discontinued it, which means that it will no longer get […]

Launch Center Pro now lets you change iOS app icons without using Shortcuts – 9to5Mac

Since the public release of iOS 14, users have been discovering new ways to customize their home screens with widgets and custom icons. While the most popular method requires using Apple Shortcuts to change icons, which adds an extra step to the process of opening apps, Launch Center Pro now lets you change iOS app […]

New photos and videos show MagSafe Charger and cases arriving ahead of iPhone 12 – 9to5Mac

While iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro from pre-orders are expected to be delivered on Friday, customers are getting MagSafe Charger and iPhone 12 cases ahead of schedule. Users have been sharing photos and even videos of these new accessories on social networks, so we can now take a better look at them. One of […]

Apple might hold another event on November 17 to introduce first Apple Silicon Mac – 9to5Mac

After introducing new Apple Watch and iPad models in September and iPhone 12 and HomePod mini in October, we are still waiting for the first Apple Silicon Mac. Although the company has said that new Macs will be introduced in 2020, we don’t have any official schedule yet. Now, Jon Prosser claims that Apple will […]

Pocketdex gets a major update with new iOS 14 home screen widgets – 9to5Mac

Pocketdex is a popular app that works as a companion app for Pokémon GO players around the world. The iOS version of the app is getting a major update today that brings two new iOS 14 home screen widgets, including a Pokémon Calendar and another widget with Pokémon of the Day. If you’re not familiar […]

Developers can now offer apps for pre-order on the App Store up to 180 days in advance – 9to5Mac

Back in 2016, Apple let Nintendo offer Super Mario Run for pre-order via the App Store as the app was featured during the iPhone 7 keynote. Then, in 2017, the company made this feature available to all developers. As of today, developers can offer apps for pre-order on the App Store up to 180 days […]

Tempo 3 run tracking app gains iOS 14 widgets with workout metrics, all-new design, more – 9to5Mac

Tempo is a popular iPhone and Apple Watch app that collects in-depth data from your workouts to help runners train better. Developers behind the app today released Tempo 3 on the App Store, which features a new design, multiple iOS 14 widgets, new workout details, and much more. The app brings training tools and insights […]