Top Stories: Black Friday Deals, Redesigned MacBooks, Hands-On With Apple’s M1 Macs

With Apple’s holiday hardware lineup seemingly all set, attention this week turned to the shopping end of things with Apple and other retailers rolling out their Black Friday deals. That wasn’t the only news this week, however, as we’ve continued to learn more about Apple’s new M1-based Macs and we’ve even heard some fresh rumors […]

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Top Stories: Apple M1 Macs and HomePod Mini Launch, iOS 14.2.1 Bug Fixes for iPhone 12, App Store Fee Changes

It was a week full of unboxings this week, with Apple’s new M1-based Macs and the HomePod mini making their way into customers’ hands for the first time. We’re seeing impressive performance from all of the new products, and it’ll be super interesting what Apple is able to do with its higher-powered Macs as the […]

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Top Stories: Apple Event Next Week, iPhone Pre-Orders, iOS 14.2 Released

It feels like we’ve barely been able to catch our breath from Apple news since September, and this week was no exception with Apple announcing yet another virtual event for next Tuesday, November 10, and launching pre-orders for the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro Max, and HomePod mini. In addition, this week saw the […]

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Top Stories: iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, MagSafe Charger, and New iPad Air Launch

Apple’s biggest product launch of the year is finally here, with the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro getting into customers’ hands for the first time, along with a bonus debut for the colorful fourth-generation iPad Air. This week’s top stories were all about those launches, including the new MagSafe Charger that Apple hopes will bring […]

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Top Stories: October 13 Apple Event, iPhone 12 and HomePod Mini Leaks, and More

Apple’s iPhone 12 event is nearly upon us, and leaks and rumors have been flying around in the final days. We’ve got new details on the iPhone 12 and its launch timing, a smaller HomePod, and more. In addition, we’re still looking at a number of other new products including AirPods Studio, AirTags, and the […]

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Top Stories: iPhone 12 Mini Rumors, New iPad Air Soon, iOS 14.2 Beta 2

The iPhone 12 is almost upon us, and we’re continuing to hear rumors about what to expect from Apple’s biggest product line. And don’t forget about the new iPad Air that will also begin shipping this month. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos.Other news this week included fresh rumors about Apple’s plans […]

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Top Stories: iOS 14 Feature Tour, ‘iPhone 12 mini’ Rumors, Apple Watch Band Controversy

Things started to calm down a bit this week following last week’s rush of media event, Apple Watch and iPad launches, and the release of iOS 14 and other operating updates. But that doesn’t mean there wasn’t still a lot of news, from digging deeper into iOS 14 to more iPhone 12 rumors to the […]

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Top Stories: Apple’s ‘Time Flies’ Event, iPhone 12 Rumors, A14X Mac Chip

It’s almost here! Apple’s annual September event is right around the corner, although it will certainly look a little different this year and might not include one of the major products we expect to see each year at this time. This week also saw new rumors about iPhone 12 launch plans, new developments in the […]

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Top Stories: Late October Apple Event?, iPhone 12 Pro in Dark Blue, 12-Inch MacBook With A14X Chip

Normally we’d be zeroed in on Apple’s annual iPhone event at this time, but with things still up in the air this year, rumors are flying fast and furious about what new products will be launching and when we’ll see them. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos.It certainly looks like Apple has […]

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Top Stories: Epic vs. Apple Escalates, AAPL Worth $2T, iOS 14 Beta 5 Changes

Topping the news headlines once again this week was the dispute between Apple and Epic Games, which continued to rage with no signs of de-escalation. The conflict hasn’t dampened investors’ enthusiasm for Apple’s stock, however, as Apple this week became the first U.S. company to reach a market capitalization of $2 trillion. Other news this […]

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Top Stories: Epic Games vs. Apple, iPhone 12 Rumors, ‘Apple One’ Bundles

The biggest story of this week was the blow-up between Apple and Epic Games, with Google also getting involved in the dispute. In brief, Epic remotely updated Fornite to offer an option to bypass Apple’s in-app purchase mechanism, leading Apple to pull Fortnite from the App Store. Epic was ready, though, and launched a lawsuit […]

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Top Stories: New 27-Inch iMac, macOS Big Sur Public Beta, No Microsoft xCloud for iOS

This week saw some big developments on both the hardware and software fronts, led by a significant update to the 27-inch iMac (but no redesign yet, unfortunately) and the launch of public beta testing for macOS Big Sur. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. Other significant news this week included controversy over […]

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Top Stories: Try the 5.4-Inch iPhone 12 Display Size, Blockbuster Earnings, Tim Cook at Antitrust Hearing

Another busy week of Apple news and rumors has wrapped up, with a lot of focus on Tim Cook’s appearance at a Congressional antitrust hearing and a blockbuster earnings report. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. We continued to hear rumors about the upcoming iPhone 12 lineup, including a rare admission from […]

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Top Stories: New Music Icon in iOS 14, iPhone 12 Rumors, Face ID Macs, Favorite macOS Big Sur Features

Apple’s beta train kept on rolling this week with the third beta versions of all of the major operating system updates coming later this year. The new beta of iOS 14 includes some interesting tweaks like a new color theme for the Music app icon, new informational pop-ups for some of the new features, a […]

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Top Stories: Apple Warns About MacBook Webcam Covers, iOS 13.6 Released, Apple Hacked on Twitter

While much of our attention has been focused on iOS 14 over the past weeks, Apple was finishing up some final updates for the iOS 13 series of releases, and this week delivered iOS 13.6 and associated updates for other platforms to the public. New iOS features include audio stories for Apple News+, support for […]

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