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iOS 10: Hands-On Impressions of the Developer Beta

Although the demonstrations of iOS 10 that were the highlight of the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference were intriguing, it’s always much more instructive to actually use a new OS version for the first time. During the past few days, I’ve been acquainting myself with the first developer beta of iOS 10. While it’s still quite…
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Tech 101: Explaining the New Apple File System (APFS)

Without a file system, your Mac, iPhone, iPad or even your Apple Watch would not work. A file system is used by an operating system like macOS and iOS to read from and write to some sort of storage, whether it’s...

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Get the Scoop on Apple’s WWDC 2016 Announcements

At last year’s Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple brought big changes to iOS with iOS 9 and OS X with the latest iteration “El Capitan”. So what exactly is being announced at this year’s WWDC keynote address at the Moscone West...

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Users might have noticed recently that Apple has quietly strengthened its passcode requirements for iPhone or iPads with the Touch ID feature enabled. Users are now required to enter...

Apple-Music-icon Are Your Tunes Safe? Apple and...
*UPDATE: Just after this post was published, Apple released OS X 10.11.5 and iTunes 12.4. Apple does not say whether or not iTunes 12.4 has alleviated any issues, but...

Developer Runs Windows 95 On His...
Compared to desktop computers of the 1990s, the Apple Watch packs some punch. And that kind of performance gave developer Nick Lee an idea. Born in the 90s, Lee wanted...

New iPhone Ad Finds the Amazing...
OWC recently took part in the 2016 NAB Show, where much of the content creators’ focus was naturally on 4K workflows. Coincidentally, Apple’s recent commercial is a reminder that you...

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Today Apple confirmed what Siri already knew. The company’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference for 2016 will take place Monday, June 13 through June 17 at the Moscone West Convention...

USB-C Dock commercial Apple’s 12-Inch MacBook Gets Update with...
Apple quietly announced Tuesday that it has released new versions of its 12-inch MacBook with the latest Intel processors, improved graphics performance, faster flash storage and an additional hour of...

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A reliable source reports that Apple has made its 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference dates official. When asked about WWDC, Siri answers that the conference will be held June 13...

Is the End of OS X...
For a brief amount of time, Apple’s Environmental Q&A webpage contained what could be a big hint, a possible tease, an Easter egg, a devious clue … or maybe...