Rumor Report Card: Assessing the Accuracy of Leaks After Apple’s Event

Apple Releases Safari 14 for Mac Ahead of macOS Big Sur Launch Wednesday September 16, 2020 1:40 pm PDT by Juli Clover macOS Big Sur didn’t launch alongside iOS 14, iPadOS 14, tvOS 14, and watchOS 7 today, with the update coming later this fall, but Apple did release the Safari 14 update for macOS […]

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When Will the iPhone 12 Launch? Here’s What We Know

Yesterday’s “Time Flies” Apple event saw the release of the Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, iPad 8, and iPad Air 4, but no new iPhone models. Rumors before the event strongly alleged that it would not see the unveiling of new iPhones, with many reports pointing to an October launch. The lack of […]

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Apple Shares ‘The Device That Saved Me’ Apple Watch Video

During Apple’s “Time Flies” event on Tuesday, Apple played a heartwarming video depicting stories of how Apple Watch has changed, and in some cases saved, the lives of some people who wear the device. The short video has since been shared on Apple’s official YouTube channel, and we’ve embedded it here below. The video includes […]

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Apple Watch Series 6 Features U1 Chip for Ultra Wideband

Apple Watch Series 6 models are equipped with a U1 chip for Ultra Wideband support, according to tech specs on Apple’s website. Introduced in iPhone 11 models last year, the U1 chip enables improved spatial awareness. The distance between two devices that support Ultra Wideband can be measured precisely by calculating the time that it […]

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New Apple One Subscription Bundle Offers Savings Up to $25 per Month

Apple today unveiled several long-awaited “Apple One” service bundles that allow you to subscribe to multiple Apple services for a single monthly fee, saving you some money compared to purchasing each service individually. There are three Apple One tiers, which include the following services: Individual ($14.95 per month) – Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, […]

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Apple Watch Powers Three New Health Studies Focused on Asthma, Heart Failure, and Early Detection of COVID-19

During its “Time Flies” event today, Apple announced that it is launching three new health research studies to learn how health metrics from the Apple Watch can help manage conditions that affect the heart and lungs. First, to study how to better manage and control asthma using physiological signals from the Apple Watch, Apple said […]

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Apple Refreshes Online Store With New Apple Watch Bands and iPad Cases

Along with new Apple Watch and new iPad models announced today, Apple has released a collection of new bands and cases on Apple.com. To start, Apple is selling the new Solo Loop for $49.00 in Pink Citrus, Deep Navy, Cyprus Green, Ginger, (PRODUCT)RED, Black, and White. This band comes in eighteen total size options for […]

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Apple Discontinues Higher-End Ceramic Apple Watch Models With Launch of Series 6

With the launch of the Apple Watch Series 6, Apple has discontinued the higher-end premium ceramic Apple Watch models that were previously available. Apple Watch Series 6 materials include aluminum, stainless steel, and titanium, which was introduced last year, but no ceramic. The aluminum models come in silver, gold, and space gray, plus there are […]

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Apple Seeds Golden Master Version of watchOS 7 to Developers

Apple today seeded the golden master of an upcoming watchOS 7 update to developers, one week after releasing the eighth beta and more than two months after unveiling watchOS 7 at the Worldwide Developers Conference. To install the ‌watchOS 7‌ beta, developers need to download the proper configuration profile from the Apple Developer Center. Once […]

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Apple Seeds Golden Master Version of tvOS 14 to Developers

Apple today seeded the golden master version of an upcoming tvOS 14 update to developers for testing purposes. Designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV models, the new ‌tvOS 14‌ beta comes one week after the release of the eighth beta. ‌tvOS 14‌ will be released tomorrow. Registered developers can download the new ‌tvOS […]

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Apple Shipping New Apple Watches Without Power Adapter, but iPad Air Includes 20W USB-C Charger

Apple today announced the new Apple Watch Series 6 and the Apple Watch SE, and in an effort to cut down on packaging, Apple plans to ship the new Apple Watch models without power adapters for the first time. The new Apple Watches continue to ship with a 1m Magnetic Charging Cable, but the 5W […]

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Apple Watch SE and Series 6 Include ‘Family Setup’ for Pairing Multiple Watches to a Single iPhone

Apple today announced Family Setup for Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE, describing the feature as a way for parents, guardians, and carers to pair Apple Watch models worn by others to a single iPhone. Currently, every Apple Watch needs to pair with its own ‌iPhone‌, but Family Setup will allow users to […]

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Live Coverage of Apple’s ‘Time Flies’ Event

Apple’s virtual “Time Flies” event kicks off today at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, with Apple expected to debut new Apple Watch and iPad models, but it appears we may not see the iPhone 12 until next month. While we’re not expecting to see new iPhones today, Apple’s software updates for its various platforms are likely […]

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Apple’s September 2020 Event: Spoiler-Free Video Stream

As with WWDC back in June, today’s media event kicking off at 10:00 am Pacific Time will be entirely online and likely a pre-recorded stream from Apple Park. Still, some MacRumors readers who can’t follow the event as it’s being broadcast are interested in avoiding all of the announcements and waiting until the event has […]

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Apple Online Store Goes Down Ahead of ‘Time Flies’ Virtual Event

Apple’s online store is down in anticipation of its “Time Flies” event later on Tuesday, strongly suggesting products will be available to pre-order or order immediately after the event. The placeholder says “We’re making updates to the Apple store. Check back soon.” Apple’s “Time Flies” event will be a virtual media event, where the company […]

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Gurman: ‘Apple Watch SE’ Likely to Share Series 5 Design and Specs

Ahead of Apple’s “Time Flies” virtual event on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, well-connected Bloomberg journalist Mark Gurman has been sharing some last-minute thoughts via Twitter on the new product announcements that he expects to see later today, with a particular emphasis on new Apple Watch models. Gurman has already said his broad expectations […]

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Bloomberg: Apple Watch Series 6 With SpO2 Tracking and All-Screen iPad Air Coming at ‘Time Flies’ Event, Apple Silicon Macs by November

Apple is set to host a virtual event on Tuesday at 10 a.m. Pacific Time, and ahead of time, Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman has outlined his expectations for new product announcements both tomorrow and in the months to follow. Gurman, who has a very strong track record, reiterated that this Tuesday’s event will be focused on […]

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Leaker Suggests Apple Watch Series 6 Will Come in New Color, Devices Available From September 15

Proven leaker known as “L0vetodream” has today shared a range of information about the upcoming Apple Watch Series 6, charging features, and product release dates. In a series of tweets teased earlier today, the leaker explained that the Apple Watch Series 6 would come in a new, unspecified color. new color for Apple Watch — […]

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What to Expect From Apple’s September 15 Event: New Apple Watch Series 6 and iPad Air [Updated]

Last Minute Updates Some last minute leaks have come in ahead of Tuesday’s event, confirming which devices we can expect to see Apple unveil, and which features they might offer. According to often-accurate analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the event will not include new iPhones, and will instead focus on new Apple Watch and iPad Air models. […]

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What to Expect at the Apple Event on Tuesday

Last Minute Updates Some last minute leaks have come in ahead of Tuesday’s event, confirming which devices we can expect to see Apple unveil, and which features they might offer. AirPods and iOS 14 Apple introduced new versions of the AirPods Pro firmware that iOS 14 which is presently in beta. The release right before […]

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