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Top Stories: MacBook Pro, iMac, and AirPods Rumors, macOS 11.2.2, MagSafe Wallet Revisited (mac rumors)

March is right around the corner, and that means our first good opportunity for Apple product launches in 2021 as the company frequently has significant launches in March or April each year. We're hearing rumors about MacBook Pro, iMac, AirPods, and more, although many of these will be coming out at different times over the course of the year. This week also saw a macOS update to address a significant issue with some of the latest MacBook Pro models when connected to certain USB-C hubs an...
Tags: Apple, Google, News, Bloomberg, Reddit, MacBook Air, Mark Gurman, Macbook Pro, Dan, Ming Chi Kuo, Mac Otakara, Kuo, Prosser, Gurman, Power Mac, MacRumors Staff


Top Stories: MacBook Pro, iMac, and AirPods Rumors, macOS 11.2.2, MagSafe Wallet Revisited

March is right around the corner, and that means our first good opportunity for Apple product launches in 2021 as the company frequently has significant launches in March or April each year. We're hearing rumors about MacBook Pro, iMac, AirPods, and more, although many of these will be coming out at different times over the course of the year. This week also saw a macOS update to address a significant issue with some of the latest MacBook Pro models when connected to certain USB-C hubs and do...
Tags: Apple, Google, Featured, Bloomberg, Top Stories, Reddit, MacBook Air, Mark Gurman, Macbook Pro, Dan, Ming Chi Kuo, Mac Otakara, Kuo, Prosser, Gurman, Power Mac


Redesigned 14-Inch MacBook Pro Expected to Feature Brighter Mini-LED Display With Slimmer Bezels and More

Apple plans to unveil new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models with Mini-LED-backlit displays in the second half of this year, according to industry sources cited by Taiwanese supply chain publication DigiTimes. The report claims that Radiant Opto-Electronics will be the exclusive supplier of the Mini-LED backlight units, while Quanta Computer is said to be tasked with final assembly of the notebooks. The report lines up with information shared by well-known Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Intel, Macbook, MacBook Air, Mark Gurman, Macbook Pro, Digitimes.com, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Quanta Computer, MacBook Pro 13, MacBook Pro Don, Macbook Pro 16, Mini-LED, Radiant Opto Electronics


Apple’s upcoming iMac redesign could bring a bright, colorful paint job

Apple’s iMac has gone almost a decade since its last redesign, but it could soon come in a range of bright, fun colors much like the classic original iMac.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Computing, Mark Gurman, iMac, Macs, iPad Air, Mac Pro, Jon Prosser


Amazon's new Echo Show 10 has a screen that follows you, making Alexa more useful but sometimes more frustrating

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Amazon's Echo Show 10 can adjust the direction of its screen to face you.The device proves the value in a screen that you can view from almost anywhere in the room, especially in the kitchen.But it doesn't always work the way it should, which can take away from the convenience it brings.Visit Insider Reviews for more tech reviews, buying advice, and deals.  Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky All-...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Amazon, Trends, Siri, Bloomberg, Austin, Netflix, Smart Home, Philips, Hulu, Skype, Facetime, Mark Gurman, Zigbee


Anker Releases MagSafe-Compatible Battery Pack for iPhone 12 Lineup

Following rumors that Apple is working on a MagSafe battery pack for iPhone 12 models, popular accessory maker Anker has beaten Apple to the punch with the release of its PowerCore Magnetic 5K Wireless Power Bank. First previewed at CES 2021, the PowerCore battery pack magnetically attaches to the back of any iPhone 12 model and provides 5W of wireless charging. With a 5,000 mAh capacity, the battery pack is capable of charging the iPhone 12 mini from 0% to 100%, the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 P...
Tags: Apple, Bloomberg, Anker, Mark Gurman, Magsafe, Amazon When, Iphone 12, Steve Moser, iPhone 12 Pro, MagSafe Accessories, PowerCore Magnetic 5K Wireless Power Bank First, MagSafe Charger Amazon, PowerCore Magnetic 5K Wireless Power Bank, Zach Samson


Kuo: New MacBook Pro Models With HDMI Port and SD Card Reader to Launch Later This Year

Apple plans to release two new MacBook Pro models equipped with an HDMI port and SD card reader in the second half of 2021, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who outlined his expectations in a research note obtained by MacRumors. The return of an SD card reader was first reported by Bloomberg's Mark Gurman last month. "We predict that Apple's two new MacBook Pro models in 2H21 will have several significant design and specification changes," wrote Kuo. "Some of the practical changes for users...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Taiwan, Mark Gurman, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, MacBook Pro 13, TF International Securities, MacBook Pro Don, Macbook Pro 16, Ming Chi Kuo TF International Securities, Genesys Logic


Huawei Unveils $2,800 Foldable 'Mate X2' Smartphone With Dual-Screen Redesign

Chinese smartphone company Huawei has today unveiled its latest foldable smartphone, the Mate X2, at a special event in China. The successor to 2019's Mate X, the phone has received a radical redesign and now features a large uninterrupted 8-inch screen that folds inwards, rather than having the main display on the exterior, as with the original device. The main screen uses a 180Hz display with an 8:7.1 aspect ratio, and when the phone is folded, a second 6.45-inch display (with a 12:9 aspec...
Tags: Apple, Google, China, Samsung, Bloomberg, United States, Huawei, Dslr, Mark Gurman, Economic Daily News, Foldable iPhone, Mate X2, Huawei Camera, Huawei Foldable


Alleged Leaked Image Claims to Show Third-Generation AirPods and Case

A new image claims to offer our first real world look at Apple's next-generation AirPods. The image, shared by 52audio, showcases both ‌AirPods‌ and the charging case for what the site claims to be the third iteration of the wireless earbuds. 52audio has in the past claiming to showcase different parts of the third-generation ‌AirPods‌. Most notably, the site in November shared an x-ray image claiming to be the new ‌AirPods‌, however, it was to be faked and simply a compressed x-ray image...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Mark Gurman, Ming Chi Kuo, AirPods, Jon Prosser, AirPods Don


Gurman: No Apple Event Happening on March 16

Apple does not have plans to hold an event on Tuesday, March 16, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman confirmed on Twitter this evening. Earlier this week, a report from Taiwanese site Economic Daily News suggested there would be a March 16 event, with the initial rumor picked up and circulated by a few other sites. Economic Daily News cited unverified and unsubstantiated content from Twitter accounts LeaksApplePro and FrontTron, neither of which has a track record of providing accurate details on Apple's...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Mark Gurman, Joe Rossignol, Gurman, Economic Daily News


Apple is reportedly working on a magnetic battery pack for the iPhone 12, but it's being held up by software issues

The iPhone 12, left, and iPhone 12 Pro. Don Arnold/WireImage/Getty Images Apple is working on a magnetic battery pack for the iPhone 12, Bloomberg reports. The product relies on Apple's MagSafe technology, which is built into the new iPhones. But Apple is reportedly running into software roadblocks, and the product could be scrapped. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Apple is working on a magnetic battery pack that attaches to the iPhone 12, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman re...
Tags: Apple, Trends, Bloomberg, Mark Gurman, Wireless Charging, Apple Accessories, Magsafe, Tech Insider, Wireless Chargers, Avery Hartmans, Iphone 12, MagSafe Duo, Pro Don Arnold WireImage Getty Images Apple


Bloomberg: iPhone Reverse Charging for Apple Watch and AirPods 'Unlikely in the Near Future'

Apple is unlikely to allow devices like Apple Watch, AirPods, and iPhone to wirelessly charge each other "in the near future," according to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. In a report outlining the development of MagSafe battery accessories for the iPhone 12 lineup, Bloomberg says that Apple has "internally discussed a goal of letting many of its mobile devices like Apple Watches, ‌AirPods‌, and iPhones charge each other," however, the report notes that it's unlikely to be launched in "the near futu...
Tags: Apple, Bloomberg, Macbook, Apple Watch, Mark Gurman, Bloomberg.com, AirPods


Bloomberg: Apple Hiring Engineers to Work on 6G Wireless Connectivity

Apple is hiring engineers to work on a next generation 6G wireless technology, based on job listings spotted by Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. The listings are for positions at Apple’s offices in Silicon Valley and San Diego, where the company works on wireless technology development and chip design, according to Gurman's report. "You will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to craft next generation wireless technology that will have deep impact on future Apple products," according to the jo...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Barclays, San Diego, Silicon Valley, Qualcomm, Mark Gurman, 5g, Vmware, Bloomberg.com, Gurman, 6G, Next G Alliance


Apple May Launch 7-Inch Foldable iPhone With Apple Pencil Support in 2023

Apple may launch a foldable iPhone with a 7-inch OLED display and Apple Pencil support as soon as 2023, according to global technology research firm Omdia. In analysis cited by investment research firm EqualOcean, spotted by iPhone in Canada, Omdia predicts that Apple will launch its long-rumored foldable iPhone in 2023. The device is said to have a display size in the range of 7.3 to 7.6-inches and feature an OLED panel. Omdia, a global communications and digital media research organization...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Samsung, Bloomberg, Mark Gurman, Apple Pencil, Economic Daily News, Omdia, Foldable iPhone, iPhone 13, Omdia In analysis, EqualOcean, Canada Omdia


Top Stories: Apple Maps Adding Waze Features, Intel Downplays M1 Chip, MacBook Pro Charging Issue Fixed

This week saw another good mix of news and rumors, led by the discovery that Apple Maps is going to be gaining Waze-like features for crowdsourcing accidents, hazards, and speed checks. Intel is also generating some headlines for a new ad campaign and questionable benchmark data aiming targeting Apple's latest M1 Macs, while the long-rumored Apple Car remains in the news with Hyundai/Kia apparently having shot itself in the foot by previously acknowledging it was in talks with Apple to produc...
Tags: Apple, Spotify, Featured, Siri, Bloomberg, Intel, Top Stories, MacBook Air, Waze, Hyundai, Kia, Apple Maps, Mark Gurman, Macbook Pro, Don, Mazda


Bloomberg Story Breaks Down Apple's Unrivaled Success Under Tim Cook's Leadership

Bloomberg has published an in-depth piece by journalists Austin Carr and Mark Gurman about the rise of Apple under Tim Cook's leadership, covering several attributes of the CEO that took over from Steve Jobs, including his diplomatic acumen, operational prowess, eye for detail, and manifest success in making Apple one of the biggest companies in the history of modern business. The story touches on a number of topics in the recent history of Apple's meteoric rise under Cook's leadership, inclu...
Tags: Apple, Cook, Featured, Obama, Steve Jobs, China, Bloomberg, Tim Cook, Mark Gurman, Bloomberg.com, Trump, Austin Carr, China Cook, Mac Pro Internal


Buyer’s Guide: Don't Buy a MacBook Pro Now (mac rumors)

New MacBook Pro models are expected to arrive later this year with some of the biggest improvements to the product line to date, including some surprising changes, so now is not the best time to buy a new MacBook Pro. With major upgrades expected to key features such as the chipset, display, Touch Bar, charging, ports, and design, customers eyeing a new MacBook Pro may be better off waiting for updated models to arrive later this year. Most of the reliable rumors surrounding the new Ma...
Tags: Apple, News, Bloomberg, Intel, MacBook Air, Gpu, Mark Gurman, Macbook Pro, Don, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, MacBook Pros, Gurman, Touch Bar, MacBook Pro Don, Hartley Charlton


Buyer’s Guide: Don't Buy a MacBook Pro Now

New MacBook Pro models are expected to arrive later this year with some of the biggest improvements to the product line to date, including some surprising changes, so now is not the best time to buy a new MacBook Pro. With major upgrades expected to key features such as the chipset, display, Touch Bar, charging, ports, and design, customers eyeing a new MacBook Pro may be better off waiting for updated models to arrive later this year. Most of the reliable rumors surrounding the new MacBook ...
Tags: Apple, Bloomberg, Intel, Gpu, Mark Gurman, Macbook Pro, M1, Don, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, MacBook Pros, Gurman, Buyer's Guide, Touch Bar, MacBook Pro 13, MacBook Pro Don


Apple Has Increased Use of Cargo Ships and Private Jets to Minimize Shipping Delays Amid Pandemic

The Information's Wayne Ma today shared an overview of the "unorthodox and costly steps" that Apple has taken to avoid product shipping delays amid the pandemic, including the increased use of container ships, private jet charters, and more. The report claims that Apple began shipping some AirPods by sea for the first time last year:For example, last year Apple began shipping some AirPods by sea for the first time. In the third quarter of last year, the company greatly increased ocean freight...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Asia, Mac, California, China, Bloomberg, UPS, Canada, United States, Rumors, Mark Gurman, Wayne Ma


Google Considering 'Less Stringent' Version of Apple's App Tracking Transparency Feature for Android

Starting with iOS 14.5, iPadOS 14.5, and tvOS 14.5, all of which are currently in beta testing, Apple will be requiring developers to receive a user's consent to track their activity across other apps and websites and/or access their device's random advertising identifier. Users will be presented with a prompt with options to "Allow Tracking" or "Ask App not to Track" when opening apps that wish to track their activity. According to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman and Nico Grant, Google is exploring ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Bloomberg, Mark Gurman, Bloomberg.com, App Tracking Transparency, Nico Grant Google


Apple's iPhone 13 Could Feature Optical In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

Apple is working on in-screen fingerprint technology for the iPhone 13, a feature that would be available right alongside Face ID as a secondary biometric option, according to The Wall Street Journal's Joanna Stern. Stern shared the tidbit in a piece looking at Samsung Galaxy S21 features that could be incorporated into the next-generation iPhones. We've heard several other rumors about in-display Touch ID functionality from reliable sources like Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo and Bloomberg's Mar...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Samsung, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal, Qualcomm, Mark Gurman, Stern, Ming Chi Kuo, iPhone 13, Joanna Stern Stern


Apple Begins Selling Refurbished Intel-Based 27-Inch iMac Released August 2020

Apple today began selling certified refurbished models of the latest Intel-based 27-inch iMac, originally released in August 2020, in the United States and Canada. Prices are discounted by approximately 15 percent compared to brand new models. The latest 27-inch iMac features a 5K display with True Tone and a nano-texture glass option, 10th-generation Intel Core processor options, AMD Radeon Pro 5000 series graphics options, up to 128GB of RAM, up to 8TB of storage, a higher-resolution 1080p ...
Tags: Apple, Intel, Canada, United States, Amd, Mark Gurman, iMac, Intel Core, Refurbished, Magic Keyboard Magic Mouse, iMac Bloomberg


Second-Generation AirPods Pro Widely Rumored to Launch in First Half of 2021

Apple plans to release second-generation AirPods Pro within the first half of 2021, according to unnamed industry sources cited by Taiwanese publication DigiTimes in a report focused on flash memory supplier Winbond. From the report:Winbond is also expected to be among the NOR flash suppliers for Apple's next-generation AirPods Pro slated for launch later in the first half of this year, the sources indicated. The Taiwan-based chipmaker will be running its NOR flash production lines at nearly ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Featured, Samsung, Bloomberg, Taiwan, Mark Gurman, Digitimes.com, Winbond, Gurman, AirPods Pro


Augmented reality and the next century of the web

Howdy friends, this is the web version of my Week in Review newsletter, it’s here to entice you to sign up and get it in your inbox every week. Last week, I showcased how Twitter was looking at the future of the web with a decentralized approach so that they wouldn’t be stuck unilaterally de-platforming the next world leader. This week, I scribbled some thoughts on another aspect of the future web, the ongoing battle between Facebook and Apple to own augmented reality. Releasing the hardware wil...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Asia, Europe, Elon Musk, Microsoft, Ipo, Tech, Bloomberg, Alibaba, App Store, Jack, Jack Ma, Mark Gurman, Loon


Augmented reality’s awkward phase will be long and painful

Howdy friends, this is the web version of my Week in Review newsletter, it’s here to entice you to sign up and get it in your inbox every week. Last week, I showcased how Twitter was looking at the future of the web with a decentralized approach so that they wouldn’t be stuck unilaterally de-platforming the next world leader. This week, I scribbled some thoughts on another aspect of the future web, the ongoing battle between Facebook and Apple to own augmented reality. Releasing the hardware wil...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Asia, Europe, Elon Musk, Microsoft, Ipo, Tech, Bloomberg, Alibaba, App Store, Jack, Jack Ma, Mark Gurman, Loon


Top Stories: 'Thinner and Lighter' MacBook Air, Smaller iPhone 13 Notch, iOS 14.4 Incoming

We continued to hear a lot more about Apple's plans for its Mac lineup this week, including word of a high-end redesigned MacBook Air and the return of an SD card slot as part of the upcoming MacBook Pro redesign. It also sounds like Apple has been working on Face ID for Mac, but it won't be appearing in a redesigned iMac this year as originally planned. This week also saw rumors about the iPhone 13 getting a smaller notch, and Apple is just about ready to unleash a set of operating system up...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, United States, Top Stories, MacBook Air, Mark Gurman, DigiTimes, Gurman, Release Candidate, MacRumors Newsletter Each, All Models Apple, Release Candidate Now Available Apple


Bloomberg: Next MacBook Pro to Feature SD Card Reader

Last week, reputable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo outlined his expectations for new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models later this year, including the return of the MagSafe charging connector, the removal of the Touch Bar, a new flat-edged design, and the return of more ports built into the notebooks for expanded connectivity. A concept of a modern MacBook Pro with an SD card reader Kuo did not specify which ports might be making a comeback, but Bloomberg's Mark Gurman today reported that the nex...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Macbook, Mark Gurman, Macbook Pro, Bloomberg.com, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, MacBook Pro 13, MacBook Pro Don, Macbook Pro 16


Bloomberg: Apple Working on 'Thinner and Lighter' High-End MacBook Air With MagSafe, Could Launch in Second Half of 2021

Apple is working on a "thinner and lighter" version of the MacBook Air that the company plans to release during the second half of this year at the earliest or in 2022, according to a new report by well-connected Bloomberg journalist Mark Gurman. It will include Apple's MagSafe charging technology and a next-generation version of the company's in-house Mac processors. Apple has discussed making the laptop smaller by shrinking the border around the screen, which will remain 13-inches. The curren...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, MacBook Air, Mark Gurman, Bloomberg.com, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Lighter High End MacBook Air, house Mac processors Apple


Bloomberg: Face ID for iMac Likely Pushed Back to Second Iteration of Upcoming Redesign

Apple is believed to be working on redesigned versions of the iMac that feature the biggest design overhaul to the ‌iMac‌ line since 2012. However, Apple's Face ID facial recognition authentication system, which debuted in 2018's iPhone X, is likely to feature in the second iteration of the redesign rather than the first, according to a new report today by Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. The tidbit came at the end of a report today about a forthcoming redesign of the MacBook Air. In addition, the re...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Intel, Gpu, Mark Gurman, iMac, Bloomberg.com, Gurman, Face Id, Apple Silicon


10 things in tech you need to know today

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Washington DC on Oct. 23, 2019. Andrew Harnik/AP Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.Have an Amazon Alexa device? Listen to this update by searching "Business Insider" in your flash briefing settings.Google is threatening to pull out of Australia. The company has threatened to pull search if Australia passes a law that would force it to pay news providers.Jack Ma faces mo...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Australia, China, Trends, Bloomberg, Washington Dc, Tim Cook, Alibaba, Jack Ma, Mark Gurman, Trump, People s Bank of China, Facebook Apple