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Source claims iPhone 7s production is underway, iPhone 8 on track

iPhone 8 could arrive on time after all. Photo: Martin HajekiPhone 7s production has already started and iPhone 8 won’t be delayed, according to one tipster, who claims to...

SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-II USB-C Reader review: When you want speed, this is the...

Plenty of inexpensive USB-C memory card adapters are now on the market. But would you consider spending about $50 for one? If it’s the SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-II SD Card USB-C...

Adobe Flash will die by 2020, Adobe and browser makers say

Adobe Flash, one of the most controversial elements of the web, will be phased out by 2020, Adobe said Tuesday. Browser makers, including Microsoft and Google, simultaneously announced plans for a...

Macworld Podcast Episode 566: The Rock & Siri, iOS 10.3.3, iPhone 8

Macworld | Jul 24, 2017 After a brief hiatus, the Macworld Podcast is back! The Macworld staff talks about the new Apple ad starring Dwayne Johnson, the security patch in the iOS...

Cable Matters USB 3.1 Type-C Dual Slot Card Reader review: Fast data transfers from...

Upgrading to a 2016 MacBook Pro means buying USB-C adapters for everything that connects to the laptop, and those costs quickly start to add up. Fortunately, for photographers who need to...

Iogear USB-C 3-Slot Card Reader/Writer reader: Adapter for your CF, SD, and micro SD...

The camera industry is moving toward SD and microSD cards for storing images, but there are still some holdouts, especially at the high end of the market, that use larger CompactFlash...

How to better control the size of video exports on your Mac

When you export a video file in Apple’s QuickTIme Player or iMovie, does the resulting file size leave you confused? Maybe you have had the same experience as read Rob Dlutek:First,...

Apple must cough up $506 million for infringing university patent

Apple’s A8 processor violated University of Wisconsin’s patent. Photo: AppleApple has been ordered to pay $506 million in damages after infringing a patent owned by the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Google Chrome now supports the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar

Get Chrome shortcuts in your Touch Bar. Photo: AppleGoogle Chrome has been updated to take advantage of the Touch Bar on newer MacBook Pro models. It provides handy navigation...

HooToo Shuttle 3 Port USB Type C Hub review: Handy hub with SD card...

One advantage of Apple equipping the latest MacBook Pro models solely with USB-C is that each port can multi-task. Power, video, and data can all pass through an adapter connected to...

Feit Electric Intellibulb review: ColorChoice, Switch to Dim, Dusk to Dawn, and Motion Activated

Feit Electric is the latest company to enter the “almost smart” light bulb space, with a quartet of bulbs that deliver at least some of the features higher-tech bulbs offer, but...

When you can’t type a certain character on your Mac, here’s how to troubleshoot...

It must be frustrating to find that a key on your keyboard sometimes doesn’t work. As reader W.D. Snyder explains:In macOS 10.12.5, the lower case y is not working in some...

Satechi Aluminum Type C Micro/SD Card Reader review: When size matters and smaller is...

A product that is compact will sometimes win out over similar competitors by nature of its size alone. Such is the case with the Satechi Aluminum Type C Micro/SD Card Reader...

VTech VM981 Safe & Sound Expandable HD Video Baby Monitor review: Not quite ready...

The boom in wireless home security cameras has inspired a lot of enterprising parents to take advantage of features like motion detection, two-way communication, and HD video to keep an eye...

How the iPhone 8 can live up to all the crazy hype

After months of speculation and hype, the iPhone 8 is almost here—and we’ve certainly heard a lot of things to be excited about. In this week’s episode of The iPhone Show, I...

Macworld Podcast: The Rock and Siri, the iOS 10.3.3 update explained, iPhone 8 pricing...

After a brief hiatus, the Macworld Podcast is back! The biggest change to the podcast is that it’s now available in video format, so you can put faces to the voices you...

Is this the iPhone 8 of your dreams? | The iPhone Show

The post Is this the iPhone 8 of your dreams? | The iPhone Show appeared first on Apple Act. Source: appleact.com

Trump claims Apple will build 3 ‘big big big’ plants in U.S.

Peter Thiel separates Tim Cook and Donald Trump at tech summit. Photo: Sean Spicer/TwitterApple plans to build new manufacturing plants in the United States, according to President Donald Trump.

Apple Watch Series 3 will bring big boost for one supplier

Quanta Computer will see its revenues rise in late 2017, Photo: AppleOne Apple supplier is expected to enjoy a significant boost from Apple Watch Series 3.

City slickers will hate this new countrified Apple Music ad

Brantley Gilbert and his posse star in the Apple Music ad. Photo: Apple MusicCountry music fans can take a motorcycle ride through the heart of rural America with singer...