Apple Daily Report: Some T2-equipped Macs can’t be repaired by third parties (and more news)

Apple Daily Report: Some T2-equipped Macs can’t be repaired by third parties (and more news)

Yikes! Apple has confirmed to The Verge that, under a recently revised repair process, only certain authorized replacement parts will work in a T2-equipped Mac. They require a proprietary diagnostic tool be run after the logic board or Touch ID sensor is replaced, so can’t be repaired by third parties.

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360Audio 5.1 Virtual Surround Sound Earbuds: “Designed to sound like a full home theater system”

360Audio 5.1 Virtual Surround Sound Earbuds: “Designed to sound like a full home theater system”

Let’s face it; no matter how good the earbuds or earphones, they just can’t compete with a surround sound system like you find with a home theater system. That’s all changing with the new 360Audio 5.1 Virtual Surround Sound Earbuds ($64.99), bringing that home theater experience to earphones with new technology that reproduces sound the precise way it was created.

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Steve Sande’s hands-on review of the new 12.9-inch iPad Pro

Steve Sande’s hands-on review of the new 12.9-inch iPad Pro

Dennis Sellers and I decided that since we both had experience with the earlier iterations of the iPad Pro that we’d write separate reviews of the new 12.9-inch version. Both of us have the Smart Keyboard Folio, cellular+Wi-Fi, and seemingly have the same goal in mind — be able to use the iPad Pro as our “laptop” of choice.

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