If you want to really improve the audio on your Mac's speakers or headphones, plug in the $149.99 D3 Premium 24-bit DAC (digital-to-analog converter) from Audioengine. It bypasses your computer’s headphone jack and sends music directly through USB. The result: a noticeable improvement in the sound coming from your music, movies and games.Read More
2015 has been an interesting year, to say the least.
In February, TUAW was shut down, leaving a large group of us without employment. Some folks had other blogging jobs to fall back on or move to, but for three of us, we decided to start anew with Apple World Today. Over the year we've had some changes in staff due to bloggers needing more steady income, leading to today's team of Dennis Sellers and myself.Read More
While not making them waterproof (although rumors claim the upcoming iPhone 7 will indeed be waterproof), Apple wants to make its iOS devices, and perhaps Mac laptops more resistant to spills. The company has filed for a patent (number 20150340795) with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office for “electronic devices with housing port shutters.”Read More
Just a quick note to top off our Black Friday coverage before we close out for the evening. DODOcase has an amazing offer going on TODAY ONLY, with 35% off of everything on the site.
Enter the promo code Best35 when you check out, and you'll have 35% lopped off of your bill. Me? I'm thinking of picking up a large Leather Portfolio to carry my iPad Pro in -- getting almost $56 off on that portfolio is outstanding.Read More
A slow pre-Thanksgiving Apple news day, but there are still some nuggets of info to pass your way:
- Apple may be planning a switch to OLEDs for the iPhone in 2018
- Leo's Fortune makes the jump to Mac
- JCET gets an order to assemble SiPs for Apple in 2016
- Thank you for being a listener of the AWT News Update Podcast!
On a regular basis, Apple World Today posts a list of notable new apps or app updates that have been released. They may not necessarily be new, but they're popular and deserve mention. Here are today's picks for iOS and Mac OS X:Read More
Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day in the US, the day we all pause to reflect just on how much we have to be thankful for. The next big holiday, of course, is Christmas Day on December 25. Apple has released a "Wonder-ful" Christmas advertisement that doesn't overtly show off the company's products, instead focusing on Stevie Wonder and Andra Day performing his 1967 holiday classic "Someday At Christmas".Read More