Last week, Apple introduced a second-generation Apple Pencil that magnetically attaches to the new iPad Pro. It also features automatic pairing, wireless charging, tap to wake, double-tap to switch drawing tools, a more seamless design with no Lightning connector or cap, and a matte rather than glossy finish.
As the new Apple Pencil begins to arrive to customers around the world, we’ve learned some additional details about the drawing tool:Unlike the original, the second-generation Apple Pencil does not include an extra tip in the box. Apple sells a four-pack of extra tips online and at many of its retail stores for $19 in the United States. The new Apple [...]
We’ve got less than two days to go until Apple reveals the three new iPhones that are going to be released in 2018: the 5.8-inch OLED iPhone Xs, the 6.5-inch OLED iPhone Xs Max, and the 6.1-inch lower-cost device, which could be called the iPhone Xr.
For full details on what to expect from each of the new smartphones, make sure to check out our dedicated roundup.
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There are many hidden features in both macOS and iOS that often go under the radar, either because they haven’t received a lot of attention from Apple in marketing materials or they’ve been forgotten after a period of time.
In our latest video over on YouTube, we’ve done a second video in our macOS tips series, offering up some useful tricks and shortcuts you might not know about.
Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos.Custom Keyboard Commands – You can create custom keyboard commands for specific applications or for all of your apps by going to System Preferences –> Keyboard –> Shortcuts and [...]
Instagram today announced the launch of a new feature that’s designed to let you know when your friends are active on the social network. When a friend is online, their profile picture will be accented with a green dot in various places within the app.
You’ll see the green dot in the Direct inbox and in your friends list when you share a post from the feed. Dots will be displayed for friends who follow you or people you have previously spoken to in Direct.
If desired, you can hide your own status and turn off the ability to see when your friends are active in the settings section of the Instagram app.
Instagram says this new update is meant to [...]