The September 12 Apple Event: A Preview

The September 12 Apple Event: A Preview

We don't know exactly what will happen starting at 10 AM on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, but based on past history and the current rumor mill both Dennis and I are making our predictions on how the event will unfold. This is my post; expect to see Dennis's take on the event on Monday.

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AWT News Update: August 8, 2017

AWT News Update: August 8, 2017

Not a lot of Apple news today, but we have descriptions of a few app updates that might get you excited!

  • AAPL closes at $160.08, a new record high
  • Developer Steve Troughton-Smith hacks the tvOS Simulator, finds that 4K is easy for developers to enable in a new Apple TV
  • The free iOS Wikipedia app (image at right) gains a number of new usability features 
  • Foursquare's Swarm app also gets a nice update, adding an interactive map of where you've been
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AWT News Update: October 22, 2015

AWT News Update: October 22, 2015

A lot of news for what was a slow news day:

  • Chrome web browser for iOS has been updated to support Split View and other multitasking features
  • iMovie for iOS also received an update today, bringing 4K video editing to the iPad Air 2
  • Comcast is rumored to be looking at a wireless phone product, using a combo of its own Wi-Fi hotspots and Verizon's network
  • iOS 9 adoption rate numbers from Mixpanel show the new OS at well over 60% adoption
  • AAA says that even Siri can be distracting
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AWT News Update: September 10, 2015

AWT News Update: September 10, 2015

The aftermath of yesterday's amazing Apple Event continues:

  • How much storage will that 4K video you're shooting on the iPhone 6s take up? We tell you
  • There are some nice bonuses to having the M9 motion coprocessor built into the A9 system on a chip in the iPhone 6s series
  • A really great game controller for your new Apple TV will be coming out in October
  • FiftyThree updates the popular -- and free -- Paper app
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