Now here's a reason for me to consider a new fourth-generation Apple TV. Amazon Instant Video is coming to tvOS in a few weeks, according to engineer Dan Bostonweeks, who tweeted yesterday about sending feedback to Amazon via the Amazon Instant Video iOS app and getting a response about Apple TV support:Read More
If you want a Smart Keyboard and Apple Pencil for the iPad Pro, you might check with your local Apple retail store. I’m not making any guarantees, but there may be a few in stock if you’re lucky.Read More
Hopefully none of you were involved in an altercation at a local store today, but if you did manage to get some early deals by being "feet on the ground" at a store, congratulations. Here are a bunch of Black Friday deals we've seen so far that you can take advantage of from the safety and warmth of your own home:Read More
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
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
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
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!