The first Apple event of the year 2021 is over and Cupertino showed a lot new products. In this article, we discuss what to make of the iMac 24", the iPad Pro, the Apple TV 4K and the other announcements - and what the mtech.news editorial team thinks of this evening's event.
With "Center Stage", the iPad Pro M1 has a practical feature for video chats. However, the tablet from Cupertino does not seem to have any other sensational photographic innovations. However, a recent test now shows that the devices have a previously unknown "superpower".
Before every watchOS update, many users of the Apple Watch 3 ask themselves the anxious question: Will it be possible to update the smartwatch without any problems? In most cases, the answer is "no" due to the limited memory. Apple now recommends resetting the watch before the update.
For years now, there's been a Notification Center on macOS. At times where the notification is a bit too disruptive (it doesn't help to get 20 notifications on your MacBook while at work), it can be helpful to turn on "Do Not Disturb". However, that's done a bit differently now in macOS 11 Big Sur than in previous versions.
Attentive observers of the new teaser graphic for Apple's upcoming WWDC this year saw something that they associated with a potential notebook announcement. Jon Prosser is now joining the crowd and has stated that there will be a new MacBook Pro.
Several reports are circulating about the next generation of Mac mini, which is supposed to be launched this year. New design, much faster and more ports, these are probably the most important key data of the small compact Mac.
Are the current proceedings against Apple by Epic Games due to Fortnite's ban from the app store really just about the two companies in question? Or are other parties also seen to benefit from a pro-Epic Games result? Apple has now claimed in court that Microsoft is really the true power behind the recent lawsuit.
There are two new surprising statements from Apple's Senior VP of Software Engineering, Craig Federighi. He notes that macOS doesn't meet the same high anti-malware standards as iOS and that iOS and Android are technically relatively on par with one another when it comes to system security.
The last 10 years have been relatively peaceful between Microsoft and Apple. In fact, it's difficult to believe that the two companies once battled so brutally. However, the rivalry is back – according to Bloomberg and now the roles are different.
The new MacBook Pro 16" should arrive this summer or by early fall at the latest. However, that's not the interesting bit. Several well-informed sources have some very interesting information about the new computer's chip – it could end up being one of the fastest computers on the market.
Mac fans can certainly get excited after recent announcements and with the wait for the MacBook Pro 16" and Mac Pro to get the switch to ARM. However, Apple also has updates to the MacBook Air and a faster Mac mini variant planned.
It's official. Apple Music users are about to finally receive lossless audio – as just declared by Apple itself. In addition, Apple will be providing support for 3D audio in the online streaming service and support for Dolby Atmos.
Does the new iMac carry the same version of Apple's new M1 chip as all other M1 devices, from the new iPad Pro to the 13" MacBook Pro? The M1 iMac's first benchmarks are in on Geekbench with an answer to this question.
In the last few weeks, Apple has released a rapid-fire series of updates for macOS 11.2. According to the release notes, the updates only contain a few patches but there's been a change to the version number nonetheless. The updates were also quite large, taking most users quite a while to install them.
Longterm Mac and iPhone/iPad users are likely familiar with the good old "Documents & Data". The predecessor to the 2014 iCloud Drive is still supported – for now, although that's coming to an end soon.
Apple's performance prognosis for the 2021 iPad Pro has already indicated what's to be expected. However, the first benchmarks have now finally arrived – with the new iPad Pro outclassing many conventional computers, including the MacBook Pro 16" with Core i9.
Although Apple certainly made it easy for users to view how much storage is left on users' devices, it's not immediately apparent how to free up space occupied by the "Other" category found in Settings > General > (Device) Storage. We'll show you how to free up some extra space by reducing the size of the seemingly continuously growing area.
According to multiple market analysts, Epic Games isn't likely to convince the courts of their case against Apple. Although it's likely that Apple will win the case, some concessions are expected to be made as well as changes to the App Store.
We've taken a quick peek at what Microsoft has planned for this year. Microsoft has promised a visual makeover – and as has now become known, this means removal of relics from Windows 95 leftover inside the current OS.
Today, we'll take a look at the delivery times for Apple's newest hardware.Those who simply can't wait to try out the new iMac, iPad Pro, (all with M1) or the highly awaited AirTags, will all have to wait until the beginning or end of May and or the beginning of June for most models.