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The best early Apple deals live now for Amazon Prime Day include discounted AirPods, MacBooks, and iPads

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple's AirPods Pro are already on sale ahead of Prime Day 2021. Apple Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 isn't here yet, but the deals have already started. The Amazon shopping event takes place on June 21 and 22, and we're expecting to see tons of deals on tech gadgets over the coming days.The best Prime Day deals on Apple products so far include discounts on the AirPo...
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The 30 most popular deals our readers bought last year on Amazon Prime Day - and what to expect this year

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Amazon Prime Day is one of the most anticipated sale events of the year. During the annual sale, shoppers can expect massive discounts on tech, cookware, and home goods. With Prime Day 2021 on June 21 and 22, we rounded up the 30 most-purchased products from last year so you know what to expect. Amazon Prime Day 2021 is just around the corner, taking place on Ju...
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The best early Apple deals for Amazon Prime Day you can get right now include discounts on AirPods and iPads

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple's AirPods Pro are already on sale ahead of Prime Day 2021. Apple Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is fast approaching, and there are already plenty of noteworthy deals. The Amazon shopping event takes place on June 21 and 22, and we're expecting to see tons of deals on tech gadgets over the coming days.Apple deals are no exception. Prime Day isn't here yet, but t...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Ipad, Trends, Siri, Walmart, Tech Deals, Live, Gps, Apple Watch, MacBook Air, Ipad Pro, iPad Air, Macbook Pro


Apple AirPods are on sale right now as an early Prime Day deal, and the discounts include a rare $50 price drop on the AirPods Max

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple's AirPods with the wired charging case are getting a big discount for Amazon Prime Day. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day is one of the best times of the year to shop for electronics, especially Apple's AirPods. Last year, we saw significant discounts on all models and the average prices on these wireless in-ear headphones have continued to ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Trends, Siri, Walmart, Tech Deals, Sony, Amazon Prime Video, Hollis Johnson, Amazon Shop, Tech Insider, AirPods, Insider Picks, October Amazon, Masthead Sticky Amazon


MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Pair of Dusk Electrochromic Smart Sunglasses From Ampere

For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Ampere to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a pair of Dusk sunglasses. The Dusk sunglasses aren't your standard pair of sunglasses -- they have adjustable electrochromic lenses. You can use an accompanying app or a control on the sunglasses themselves to adjust the tint level, plus these are smart sunglasses with integrated speaker and microphone so you can also listen to music and take phone calls. Like many sunglasses that play music, t...
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Deals: HomePod Mini Drops to $79.99 at Simply Mac ($19 Off)

The HomePod mini has dropped to $79.99 on Simply Mac today, down from its original price of $99.00. This is one of the first major discounts on the HomePod mini since it launched last year, and it's in stock in both Space Gray and White at this price on Simply Mac. The HomePod mini is a smaller version of the HomePod, measuring in at 3.3 inches tall compared to the HomePod's 6.8-inch height. The HomePod mini features a fabric-covered spherical design with a flat top that has a backlit touch i...
Tags: Apple, Deals, Siri, HomePod Mini, HomePod HomeKit CarPlay Home Auto Technology


The 5 best true wireless earbuds in 2021 for listening on the go and at home

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The best wireless earbuds balance portability, sound quality, comfort, and features. Jabra's Elite 85T manage to do all that for a great price, making them our top pick overall. True wireless earbuds are headphones that fit neatly in your ear and are completely without wires. Because they're so small and wire-free, these earbuds can be easily transported and stored in small charging cases when you're not wearing them, not to mention they're mor...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Audio, Trends, Siri, Features, Headphones, Buying Guide, Sony, Bose, Belkin, Jabra, ANC, Realtek, Amazon Read


Apple's Shazam Music Discovery Service Surpasses 1 Billion Shazams Per Month

Popular Apple-owned music discovery app and service Shazam is celebrating a new milestone today, surpassing more than 1 billion Shazams per month and a total of 50 billion tags since the app was first launched. "Shazam is synonymous with magic," said Oliver Schusser, Apple's vice president of Apple Music and Beats, "both for the fans getting a song recognition almost instantly, and for the artists being discovered. With 1 billion recognitions a month, Shazam is one of the most popular music app...
Tags: Apple, Siri, App Store, Shazam, Control Center, Evangeline, T Rex, Oliver Schusser Apple, Mandopop, Popular Apple


iOS 15 Tidbits: Per-App Settings, Notification Summaries, New Calendar Widget, and More

We've highlighted several new features coming in iOS 15, like the return of the text cursor magnifier and the ability to rearrange Home Screen pages, but additional tidbits continue to surface that we think readers will find noteworthy. Per-App Accessibility Settings Last week, we highlighted a new Control Center option that lets you set the text size for individual apps. But per-app accessibility settings don't end there. Individual app customizations also include adjustments to bold ...
Tags: Apple, Siri, Monterey, Control Center, Siri zwnj, iOS 15, Improved Siri Suggestions Apple


Apple Testing Secret Health Care Program with Doctors at Apple-Owned Clinics: Report

Apple has been quietly testing a program that would allow the tech company to provide primary health care service to patients with doctors employed by Apple at clinics also owned by Apple, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. The ambitious project, code-named Casper, was reportedly conceived in…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Health, Science, Siri, Companies, Computing, Apple Watch, Casper, Apple Store, Stanford University, Jeff Williams, Apple Inc, Apple Electric Car Project, Technology Internet, Health Medical Pharma


Sonos Complains About Apple's Restrictions on Third-Party Siri Access in Antitrust Hearing

Sonos is today participating in an antitrust hearing on the smart home, where Sonos legal chief Eddie Lazarus had some commentary to share on the smart home market and the dominance of companies like Amazon, Google, and Apple. Headed up by Amy Klobuchar, the Subcommittee on Competition Policy, Antitrust, and Consumer Rights is today hosting a hearing on "Protecting Competition and Innovation in Home Technologies." Most of Sonos' complaints relayed by Lazarus are focused on Amazon and Google, ...
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Android announces six new features, emphasizing safety and accessibility

Android shared information today about six features that will roll out this summer. Some of these are just quality of life upgrades, like starring text messages to easily find them later, or getting contextual Emoji Kitchen suggestions depending on what you’re typing. But other aspects of this update emphasize security, safety, and accessibility. Last summer, Google added a feature on Android that basically uses your phone as a seismometer to create “the world’s largest earthquake detection netw...
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Tim Cook Highlights Apple's iOS 15 Privacy Protections in New Video for European Audiences

Apple has published a new video to its official regional YouTube channels for European countries that focuses specifically on the new privacy features coming with iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. The video, simply titled "Privacy," opens with CEO Tim Cook speaking to the camera and explaining Apple's long-standing stance on the topic: At Apple, we believe privacy is a fundamental human right. We work relentlessly to build it into everything we make, and it's fundamental to how we design and engineer eve...
Tags: Apple, Europe, Cook, Youtube, Siri, Tim Cook, Apple privacy, Privacy Nutrition Labels, Tim Cook Europe Apple


HomePod mini Launches in Austria, New Zealand, and Ireland

Apple last month announced that the HomePod mini would be made available in several new countries in June. Now, less than a month later, the ‌HomePod mini‌ has officially launched in Austria, Ireland, and New Zealand. The ‌HomePod mini‌ is the follow-up to the original HomePod released in 2018. The full-sized ‌HomePod‌ failed to become a mainstream hit, leading to its discontinuation. The $99 ‌HomePod mini‌ features a significantly smaller design than the original ‌HomePod‌ but offers the sam...
Tags: Apple, UK, Siri, United States, Ireland, New Zealand, Apple Music, Austria New Zealand, HomePod, Austria Ireland, HomePod Mini, HomePod HomeKit CarPlay Home Auto Technology


HomePod mini Launches in Austria and Ireland, Coming to New Zealand Later This Month

Apple last month announced that the HomePod mini would be made available in several new countries in June. Now, less than a month later, the ‌HomePod mini‌ has officially launched in Austria and Ireland, and is listed as "available in June" in New Zealand, suggesting availability in the next couple of weeks. The ‌HomePod mini‌ is the follow-up to the original HomePod released in 2018. The full-sized ‌HomePod‌ failed to become a mainstream hit, leading to its discontinuation. The $99 ‌HomePod ...
Tags: Apple, UK, Siri, Austria, United States, Ireland, New Zealand, Apple Music, HomePod Mini, HomePod HomeKit CarPlay Home Auto Technology This


Beats packs ANC and hands-free Siri into its tiny $150 Studio Buds

Beats by Dre has announced its new Studio Buds, a powerful pair of true wireless earbuds that are more affordable than you might expect.
Tags: News, Trends, Siri, Home Theater, Beats, Earbuds, ANC, Dre, Wireless Earbuds, ANC earbuds, Studio Beats


I tried the new $150 Beats Studio Buds that are like cheaper AirPods for both iPhone and Android. They sound great, but still work best with iPhones.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The Beats Studio Buds are wireless earbuds that work with iPhone and Android. Lisa Eadicicco/Insider The Beats Studio Buds offer noise cancellation, good sound, and a comfortable fit for $150. They can also instantly pair with Android phones, but still work best with an iPhone. They make it tough to justify buying the $159 AirPods, which lack water resistance and noise cancellation. Table of Contents: M...
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Beats Studio Buds Debuting Today With Active Noise Cancellation, Stemless Design, and More for $150

We've seen a lot of teasers about the Beats Studio Buds over the past month since they first showed up in Apple's beta software updates, and today they're finally official. The Beats Studio Buds are available to order today in red, white, and black ahead of a June 24 ship date, and they're priced at $149.99. The Studio Buds are the first Beats-branded earbuds to truly compete with AirPods thanks to their wire-free design that fits comfortably in the ear without the over-ear hook seen on Power...
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The new Beats Studio Buds outshine the standard AirPods in 2 key ways - and they also work with Android phones

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The Beats Studio Buds are wireless earbuds that work with iPhone and Android. Lisa Eadicicco/Insider The Beats Studio Buds offer noise cancellation, good sound, and a comfortable fit for $150. They can also instantly pair with Android phones, but still work best with an iPhone. They make it tough to justify buying the $159 AirPods, which lack water resistance and noise cancellation. Table of Contents: M...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Audio, Trends, Siri, Tech, Headphones, Sony, Beats, Philadelphia, Bob, Earbuds, Alexa, Pixel, Don


7 new security features Apple quietly announced at WWDC

Apple went big on privacy during its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote this week, showcasing features from on-device Siri audio processing to a new privacy dashboard for iOS that makes it easier than ever to see which apps are collecting your data and when. While typically vocal about security during the Memoji-filled, two-hour-long(!) keynote, the company also quietly introduced several new security and privacy-focused features during its WWDC developer sessions. We’ve rounded up so...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Google, Android, Security, Microsoft, Privacy, Siri, Tech, Ipads, Encryption, Software, Computing, Keychain, Monterey


Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak Discuss iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, Privacy, Shortcuts on Mac, and More

As is tradition, Apple executives Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak joined Daring Fireball's John Gruber in an episode of The Talk Show to discuss several announcements that Apple made over this weeks WWDC, including iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, and a large focus around privacy. Federighi kicks off the conversation discussing the common architecture, now thanks to Apple silicon, across all of Apple's devices and platforms ranging from the Mac to the Apple Watch. Federighi notes how this unity all...
Tags: Apple, Siri, Monterey, John Gruber, Craig Federighi, Federighi, Greg Joswiak, Joswiak, The Talk Show, Joz, John Gruber Craig Federighi Greg Joswiak


Quick review of ATV Siri 2nd gen Remote

I received my ATV Siri 2nd gen Remote today. Over all I have to say it is a major improvement over the 1st gen remote! I find it is large enough to use even with my arthritic hand. It is about 3/8 inch thick and the surface area is metal but not that slippery. The 1st gen was like a sliver of a wet bar of soap and too thin. I definitely had to get a neoprene cover for the 1st gen remote, and it was still difficult to hold and use. I can use the 2nd gen remote right out of box, but it still needs...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Books, China, US, Siri, Apple Devices


10 Tips to Get the Most Out of Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay has changed (and improved) a lot since it made its debut in 2014, and it’s more widely supported in vehicles than ever before. Part of CarPlay’s appeal is its simplicity and ease-of-use, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t some lesser-known tricks and tips that can help you make more of the platform.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Science, Siri, Software, Computing, Settings, Dashboard, Apple Maps, Carplay, Operating Systems, Apple Carplay, Web Mapping, Here WeGo, Route Planning Software


iOS 15's Live Text Feature Lets You Digitize Written Notes, Call a Number on a Sign, Translate a Menu, and Much More

In iOS 15, Apple is introducing a new feature called Live Text that can recognize text when it appears in your camera's viewfinder or in a photo you've taken and let you perform several actions with it. For example, Live Text allows you to capture a phone number from a storefront with the option to place a call, or look up a location name in Maps to get directions. It also incorporates optical character recognition, so you can search for and locate the picture of a handwritten note in your p...
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Spotlight gets more powerful in iOS 15, even lets you install apps

With the upcoming release of iOS 15 for Apple mobile devices, Apple’s built-in search feature known as Spotlight will become a lot more functional. In what may be one of its bigger updates since it introduced Siri Suggestions, the new version of Spotlight is becoming an alternative to Google for several key queries, including web images and information about actors, musicians, TV shows and movies. It will also now be able to search across your photo library, deliver richer results for contacts, ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Google, Mobile, Apps, Wikipedia, Siri, Tech, Smartphones, Spotlight, Search Engine, App Store, Imdb, Mobile Devices, Operating Systems


Apple Really Wants You to Think of the Apple Watch as a 'Must-Have' Accessory

One of the best things about iOS 14.5 was it introduced the “Unlock with Apple Watch” feature—a clever solution to masks mucking up FaceID in the pandemic. Now as folks begin digging through the iOS 15 developer beta, it looks like Apple’s planning on expanding this feature to Siri. Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Science, Siri, Smartphones, Computing, Apple Watch, Operating Systems, watchOS, Homekit, Apple Inc, Smart Speakers, Siri Read, Ios 14, Mobile Operating Systems


EU Antitrust Regulator Cite Concerns About Voice Assistants' Exclusivity Practices

By Foo Yun CheeBRUSSELS (Reuters) - A year-long inquiry into voice assistants such as Alexa and Siri and other internet-connected devices has led...
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Growing Market Power of Siri, Alexa, Google a Concern, EU Regulators Say

By Foo Yun CheeBRUSSELS (Reuters) -The growing market power of Amazon's Alexa, Apple's Siri and Alphabet's Google Assistant has triggered concerns...
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iOS 15 lets Siri perform tasks on a locked iPhone, if you own an Apple Watch

iOS 15 expands the 'Unlock with Apple Watch' feature..
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HBO Max App Update for Apple TV Brings Back Native Video Player

HBO Max has updated its Apple TV app to fix problems with its video playback interface that came to the fore last week following its introduction of a custom video player. The new update reinstates the native tvOS video player UI, which means users should no longer face the issues with fast-forwarding and rewinding video that the custom player was seemingly responsible for. "We just released an update to our ‌Apple TV‌ app, restoring the native tvOS video playback experience you know and lov...
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