Are you a thrill seeker testing Apple’s pre-release software and dealing with beta 1 life? Good news! It’s time to move on to beta 2 life in search of more stability and performance improvements. Apple will release iOS 13 beta 2 to registered developers later today, allowing developers to test their apps against a slightly more complete version of iOS 13. more… The post iOS 13 beta 2 coming today for developers ahead of public beta release appeared first on 9to5Mac.
Monday’s 9to5Toys Lunch Break includes 2019 MacBook Pro deals at new all-time lows, plus a new iTunes TV show sale from $20, and Logitech’s popular solar Mac Keyboard sees a rare discount. Head below for all of today’s best offers. more… The post 2019 MacBook Pro deals hit all-time lows, $20 iTunes TV show sale, and Logitech keyboards appeared first on 9to5Mac.
Many of us were long hoping for an iPhone SE 2: something with the portability and slab-sided design of the iPhone SE, but the near-bezel-free design of the iPhone X family. The type of thing we’ve seen in concept images and videos. I’d pretty much given up on that for reasons explained here. The hit iPhone sales have taken since then has made things seem a little less certain – as it raised the possibility of Apple needing to hit a lower price for a new model – but we’d likely have heard rumors by now if something were in the works, so I’m still tending toward pessimism. However, the latest 2020 iPhone report suggests that perhaps we might get an acceptable compromise … more… The post Comment: Could 2020 see us getting something like an iPhone SE 2 after all? appeared first on 9to5Mac.
American Airlines last year brought satellite-based Wi-Fi to its wide-bodied aircraft – used mostly on international flights. The company says that it has now finished doing the same to the narrow-bodied airliners it uses for domestic flights, which is particularly good news for Apple Music subscribers … more… The post American Airlines extends satellite-based Wi-Fi to domestic fleet appeared first on 9to5Mac.
Microsoft has made its To-Do app available for the first time to Mac users. The company has launched Microsoft To-Do via the Mac App Store and includes rich features like shared tasks and lists, file attachment support, syncing with Outlook, and more. more… The post Microsoft launches its To-Do app on the Mac App Store with Outlook syncing, shared tasks, more appeared first on 9to5Mac.
Ming-Chi Kuo today released a report discussing the 2020 iPhone lineup (via Economic Daily News). As expected, Kuo says that Apple is set to launch the first 5G iPhones later next year. The analyst also says that all three models will feature OLED displays. The report says the new phones will come in 6.7-inch, 5.4-inch and 6.1-inch screen sizes. The 6.1-inch OLED model is apparently the successor to the iPhone XR (or whatever this year’s 2019 LCD 6.1-inch iPhone is called) and will support LTE only. The new 6.7-inch and 5.4-inch phones would support 5G mobile data rates. more… The post Ming-Chi Kuo reports 2020 iPhone lineup to feature new smaller and larger OLED screen sizes, 5G connectivity appeared first on 9to5Mac.
Goldman Sachs, Apple’s partner for the Apple Card launching later this year, has warned investors to avoid tech stocks which become subject to antitrust lawsuits. Apple currently faces two antitrust suits, one from customers, another from developers – with a separate antitrust investigation underway in Europe and the prospect of another in the US … more… The post Avoid tech stocks facing antitrust lawsuits, warns Apple Card partner bank appeared first on 9to5Mac.
Instagram account recovery will be a much easier process thanks to a new in-app process announced by the company. Currently, if you get locked out of your account, the recovery process is a manual one … more… The post Instagram account recovery getting easier, and username hijacks less likely appeared first on 9to5Mac.
The Federal Ministry of the Interior has announced that it will be possible to scan German ID cards with an iPhone running iOS 13. This follows earlier news that iPhones will be able to scan the NFC chips in Japanese ID cards and British passports … more… The post You can scan German ID cards in iOS 13; expect many other countries to follow appeared first on 9to5Mac.
Apple Camp is a collection of hands-on sessions offered to kids throughout the summer at Apple Stores. The program is an extension of Today at Apple, providing an outlet for creativity and the opportunity to learn new skills like coding, music, moviemaking, art, and design. more… The post 2019 Apple Camp registration now open with new art and design sessions appeared first on 9to5Mac.