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Woman mistakenly swallows Apple AirPods instead of Painkiller

November 23, 2021
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A TikTok user shared her story for “educational purposes” after she mistakenly swallowed one of her AirPods instead of a painkiller medicine. Going by the username @iamcarliiib, the 27-year-old resident of Boston was visibly upset in her video post. She said, “I was crawling into bed, I had an ibuprofen 800 in my right hand […]

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Newly redesigned Apple The Grove now Open in Los Angeles

November 20, 2021
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The newly redesigned Apple The Grove opened its doors Friday, November 19, at the highly popular shopping venue in Los Angeles. Apple already had an Apple Store in The Grove shopping area for nearly 20 years, however this revamped store is in a new location. To celebrate the relocation of Apple The Grove, Apple hosted […]

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Apple announces Self Service Repair program, starting with iPhone 12 and iPhone 13

November 18, 2021
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Apple announced on Wednesday the Self Service Repair program, which will allow consumers (who are completely comfortable with doing their own repairs) access to Apple genuine parts and tools. The program will firstly be made available for the users of iPhone 12 and iPhone 13, soon to be followed by Mac computers featuring M1 chips. […]

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Apple Arcade to exclusively add Disney Melee Mania this December

November 16, 2021
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Apple on Monday announced a new game called “Disney Melee Mania”, featuring iconic Disney and Pixar characters, which will be added exclusively to Apple Arcade this December. Created by Mighty Bear Games, Disney Melee Mania showcases several Disney and Pixar characters battling together in a virtual arena. Characters from “Frozen”, “The Incredibles”, “Toy Story”, “Wreck-It […]

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Singles Day in China saw $15M worth of iPhones Sold in Two Seconds

November 13, 2021
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Apple’s iPhones were reported to be very popular in China during the country’s annual Singles Day sale event. One outlet, JD.com, posted 100 million yuan ($15 million) worth of iPhone sales in just two seconds on Wednesday, according to CNBC. “Apple appeared to see strong sales. JD said transaction volume of iPhones surpassed 100 million […]

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Apple rolls out new Accessories for Sale, including updated Rotor Riot Game Controller for iPad and iPhone

November 11, 2021
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Apple on Wednesday started rolling out an updated version of the Rotor Riot game controller, sporting newly added “Home” and “Options” buttons. Designed for use with the iPad and iPhone, the controller is available at Apple’s online store at $49.99. Rotor Riot is described as the only Lightning-connected, full-sized gaming controller available today. The direct […]

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TikTok is the Most Downloaded App Worldwide

November 9, 2021
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TikTok came up on top of the list of the most downloaded applications in the world. Instagram, Facebook, Telegram and WhatsApp managed to land in the top 5. TikTok, a Chinese short video platform, has been the most-downloaded non-gaming app for over 10 months. As of October 2021, the downloads of the TikTok app reached […]

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Apple’s iPhone Privacy Policy Update cost Social Media Giants nearly $10 Billion

November 6, 2021
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Facebook, Snap, Twitter and YouTube have lost nearly $10 billion in revenue as a result of Apple changing the privacy policy settings on the iPhone, according to a Financial Times report. This recent privacy policy from Apple requiring apps to ask for permission before tracking user behavior was first introduced in April. The policy enabled […]

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Netflix launches Mobile Games, Free to Subscribers starting November 4

November 4, 2021
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Netflix has officially launched its mobile gaming app to subscribers. First reported on May this year, the streaming giant started testing its gaming category with a subset of European subscribers in September. The highly-awaited app is set to roll out today to all subscribers using Android devices. As for iOs users, they will have to […]

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Apple’s HomePod mini launches New Colors this November

November 2, 2021
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The tech giant announced the new color variants for the HomePod during the Unleashed event, adding new orange, blue and yellow HomePod minis to the lineup to give consumers more choices when purchasing a speaker. Apple announced Monday that the new colors are now available starting this November. HomePod mini gives off an impressive sound, […]

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Apple Fitness+ Users can Now Exercise Together with SharePlay

October 26, 2021
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Apple Fitness+ has announced that starting October 25, people can exercise or meditate with others even if they are in different locations with SharePlay. Apple Fitness+ is the first fitness service especially built for the Apple Watch, bringing guided meditations and studio-style workouts led by an inclusive and diverse team of trainers to everyone all […]

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Apple launches Tech Talks 2021 for Developers

October 21, 2021
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Apple has announced Tech Talks 2021, a series of more than 100 sessions and one-on-one conversations geared specifically for developers Apple shall be running over 100 live sessions for developers over the next eight weeks. Through Tech Talks, developers can directly connect with Apple experts to learn more about new tech, ask questions and receive […]

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MacBook Pro, AirPods 3 and Everything else that Apple announced at its October Event

October 19, 2021
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Let’s check out all the things announced at the Apple Event “Unleashed” held on Monday, October 18, 2021. AirPods 3 Apple announced the arrival of its third-generation AirPods, which received a major revamp, now sporting a design similar to that of the AirPods Pro. The new models now include spatial audio, an H1 chip and […]

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Apple rakes in 75% of Global Smartphone Profits in Q2 2021

October 16, 2021
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All over the world, Apple has become the biggest profit and revenue generator in the smartphone industry. In Q2 2021, even though they only contributed a reasonably moderate 13% on global smartphone shipments, the tech giant still managed to capture 75% of the overall smartphone profits and raked in 40% of the revenue. According to […]

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Apple announces Unleashed Event on October 18, M1X MacBook Pro and AirPods 3 expected

October 14, 2021
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Apple on Tuesday has officially announced its highly-anticipated October event, which is scheduled on Monday, October 18, and will be broadcast live from Apple Park. Named “Unleashed”, the tech giant is most likely hinting that the new M1X-powered MacBook Pros and AirPods 3 are possibly coming. Apple’s last held virtual conference was just a month […]

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William Shatner will go to Outer Space with Blue Origin on October 13

October 12, 2021
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A total of 55 years after his debut as Captain Kirk in the cult-classic TV series “Star Trek”, 90-year-old William Shatner is finally launching to the final frontier for real on Wednesday, October 13. He will be the oldest person to fly into space, courtesy of Jeff Bezos and his rocket company Blue Origin. Shatner […]

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Apple Watch more Popular than Rolex, iPhone Top Choice among Teens

October 9, 2021
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Apple has been named the most popular watch brand amongst upper-income teenagers in the United States. The Cupertino company has overtaken Rolex to become the most popular watch brand, according to a Piper Sandler fall 2021 survey Taking Stock with Teens. The report was based on responses taken August 17 through September 16 from 10,000 […]

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Apple posts ‘Celebrating Steve’ Tribute video on YouTube

October 7, 2021
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Apple commemorated the tenth death anniversary of Steve Jobs on Tuesday, October 5, by transforming its website homepage with a letter signed by Steve Jobs’ family and a short video entitled ‘Celebrating Steve’. The statement from the Jobs family says: For a decade now, mourning and healing have gone together. Our gratitude has become as […]

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Apple Watch Series 7 pre-orders start October 8

October 5, 2021
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Apple has confirmed this week that the Apple Watch Series 7 shall become available in stores on October 15, with pre-orders starting this Friday, October 8. Be warned though, that if you are planning to purchase the latest Apple Watch unit, know that availability might be very low due to limited supplies. According to YouTuber […]

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Apple Watch Series 7 to Hit Stores mid-October, says Jon Prosser

October 3, 2021
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Apple shall be shipping the Apple Watch Series 7 come mid-October, according to a recent report. Jon Prosser is an avid Apple leaker with sources throughout the supply chain and company, and he has a mixed track record in things related to Apple leaks and announcements. Recently he shared that the tech giant could accept […]

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Doctor uses iPhone 13 Pro Macro Camera to Check Patients’ Eyes

September 30, 2021
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A doctor from San Diego has made headlines this week among the Apple community as he recently discovered that the camera of the tech giant’s new iPhone 13 Pro model had a new macro mode, and it was proving to be extremely useful in helping him monitor and treat his patients’ eye conditions. Dr. Tommy […]

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Apple Suddenly Increases Price of Beats Flex Earphones

September 28, 2021
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If you are planning to buy a pair of Beats Flex wireless earphones very soon, you need to know that the price has just gone up. Apple has suddenly increased the price of the earbuds – now it costs $69.99 – a $20 jump from its previous price of $49.99. As reported by 9to5Mac, Apple […]

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Two YouTubers find Vintage Games worth $100,000 in Hoarder’s Abandoned House

September 18, 2021
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Beneath a sea of debris and cockroaches lies a massive collection of valuable classic video games, many still left unopened. Two YouTuber game hunters went inside an extremely messy room that had been locked for nearly 20 years. What truly surprised them amid the filth was there was actually a treasure trove full of factory-sealed […]

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iPhone 13 and Everything else that Apple announced at its September Event

September 16, 2021
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Let’s check out all the things announced at the Apple Event held on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. Apple Fitness+ Apple Fitness+ will have new workouts available, guided Meditation and expanded availability in 15 more countries come September 27. Apple Fitness+ is the first fitness service built primarily with the Apple Watch in mind, and it […]

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