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  • Save big on Apple Watch bands during our President’s Day Sale!

    1:15pm By Ami Icanberry
    It’s President’s Day weekend — a great reason to offer some huge savings on top-brand Apple Watch bands over the holiday. In a few clicks, you’ll find incredible savings on Apple Watch bands and accessories during Cult of Mac Watch Store’s biggest…
  • Win a HomePod: Enter now for your shot at awesome audio [Deals]

    1:00pm By Cult of Mac Deals
    With HomePod, Apple finally made its first serious (or Siri-ous?) step into the smart speaker arena. It’s a game-changing device that comes at a premium price of about $350. But right now, you can win a HomePod through Cult of Mac Deals. In addition to…
  • Florence, Sodes, and other awesome apps of the week

    1:00pm By Luke Dormehl
    A poignant, beautiful, story-driven game that’s bound to go down as one of the year’s best iOS titles is just one of this week’s “Awesome Apps.” In addition, we’ve got a great update of a top navigation app, a minimalist podcasting app, and a…
  • Marbleized Qi wireless charger looks like a million bucks [Deals]

    10:00am By Cult of Mac Deals
    High tech can also be high class. With the advent of wireless charging, thanks to Qi technology, the charging pads become a small part of our household decor. There’s no reason your Qi charger shouldn’t also add a touch of grace to your desktop. The…
  • Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs says Apple is finally debt-free

    8:00am By Luke Dormehl
    February 18, 2004: Steve Jobs sends an internal memo to Apple employees revealing that the company is, for the first time in years, totally debt-free. “Today is a historic day of sorts for our company,” he writes. It’s a big turnaround from the bad old…
  • Strapple’s mock-croc Apple Watch band on sale for President’s Day [Review]

    Sat 11:40pm By Lewis Wallace
    Best List: Crocodilus Apple Watch band by Strapple This crocodile Apple Watch strap is a total crock. But in a good way! Made of Italian calfskin leather but stamped to look like crocodile skin, this beefy Apple Watch band looks exotic but costs a fraction of…
  • Today in Apple history: Apple introduces ‘world’s fastest’ PowerBook

    Sat 10:30am By Luke Dormehl
    February 17, 1997: Apple launches the PowerBook 3400, a laptop the company claims is the fastest portable computer in the world. After a rough few years for the PowerBook, this model throws down the gauntlet to rivals. It packs a PowerPC 603e processor…
  • Reduce the chaos of your workflow with one simple app [Deals]

    Sat 10:00am By Cult of Mac Deals
    Computers were supposed to make work easier. But all the different kinds of documents, data and sources we work with on a daily basis add up. So it’s easy to wind up a tangled workflow that costs productivity. DEVONthink Pro is a one-stop organizational tool…
  • Cult of Mac Magazine: Why HomePod rocks our world and more!

    Sat 9:30am By Ami Icanberry
    There are boatloads of smart speakers out there, but nothing quite like HomePod. Like many Apple products that came before it, HomePod is here to revolutionize an industry. It’s certainly not first to market, but Cupertino’s plan is to make all HomePod…
  • Twitter just killed off its official Mac app

    Fri 6:38pm By Killian Bell
    Twitter just killed off its official app for Mac. The company says it is focusing its efforts on an experience that is consistent across platforms, so users on macOS will be forced to use Twitter in their web browsers. Twitter reported the first quarterly…
  • Save big on Apple Watch bands this President’s Day weekend [Watch Store]

    Fri 5:00pm By Ami Icanberry
    It’s President’s Day weekend — a great reason to offer some huge savings on top-brand Apple Watch bands over the holiday. In a few clicks, you’ll find incredible savings on Apple Watch bands and accessories during Cult of Mac Watch Store’s biggest…
  • Save big on these Apple products [Deals & Steals]

    Fri 4:20pm By Milo Kahney
    In today’s edition of Deals & Steals, we have great discounts on some Apple products. Get the 10.5-inch iPad Pro for $150 off, an Apple TV 4K and SteelSeries Nimbus Wireless Controller package for $35 off, BeatsX earphones for $70 off, and more! Note: On…
  • Sodes is the simplest podcast player, like, ever

    Fri 4:00pm By Charlie Sorrel
    Sodes is a new super-simple podcast app that makes every other podcast app look ugly and bloated. And yet it still offers plenty of features. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
  • Everything you need to know about HomePod

    Fri 3:05pm By Charlie Sorrel
    Find out how to set up and get the best of your new HomePod, read our reviews and opinions before buying, and find out all you need to know about Apple's amazing new speaker. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
  • We may already know the dates for WWDC 2018

    Fri 2:26pm By Buster Hein
    Developers looking to nab a spot (and hotel room) for WWDC 2018 may have just a big hint on possible dates for the big event. The official announcement of Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference for 2018 is still likely months away, but we might already know…
  • Trouble setting up HomePod? Here’s how to fix it

    Fri 2:00pm By Charlie Sorrel
    Getting a blank white screen when you try to set up your HomePod? Here's how to fix it, and get your HomePod connected and running properly. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
  • These wild inkjet-printed outfits make tie-dyes look tame

    Fri 1:53pm By Killian Bell
    Epson held a fashion show in New York City this week to showcase its crazy fabric printing technology. With the help of 13 designers, and its special SureColor F-Series printers, the company put together a huge range of wild and lively outfits that could soon…
  • New Apple Watch site pushes you to ‘close your rings’

    Fri 1:15pm By Killian Bell
    Apple is pushing Apple Watch owners to get healthier with a new “Close Your Rings” webpage. It teaches you why it’s important to take advantage of the activity and fitness tracking features on your Watch. “It’s such a simple and fun way to live a…
  • Google just crippled image search, and people are angry

    Fri 12:40pm By Killian Bell
    Google just made two big changes to image search, and you’re not going to like either of them. In addition to killing off the “view image” button, the company has removed the ability to “search by image.” The heartbreaking changes come after a…
  • HP is now selling Apple devices

    Fri 10:04am By Killian Bell
    HP is now selling Apple devices through its Device as a Service (DaaS) program. iPhone, iPad, and Mac devices join the existing catalog of Android and Windows options available to enterprise customers. Many moons ago, HP teamed up with Apple to sell the iPod.…
  • Make redecorating your house feel like a VR video game [Deals]

    Fri 10:00am By Cult of Mac Deals
    It’s tough to imagine how new furniture or room arrangements will look. That is, until you’ve actually lugged the various pieces into place. So redecorating your house can be a real drag, literally. Home 3D Pro makes it easier and even fun to pre visualize…
  • The hype is real, HomePod is incredible … catch our discussion on The CultCast

    Fri 8:50am By Erfon Elijah
    Friends, HomePod is even better than the hype! It’s one of the best products Apple’s ever made. Don’t miss our discussion on The CultCast. Plus: HomePod versus the rivals; the big HomePod flaw you need to know about (one Apple is trying to downplay); how…
  • Apple is hurrying to deliver a fix for latest iMessage bug

    Fri 8:47am By Luke Dormehl
    Apple knows that it has a problem with the newly discovered iOS bug which blocks access to messaging apps — and it promises you won’t have to wait until iOS 11.3 for a solution. According to Apple, although the beta version of iOS 11.3 fixes the issue, it…
  • Today in Apple history: Pismo PowerBook is a multimedia powerhouse

    Fri 8:00am By Luke Dormehl
    February 16, 2000: Apple introduces the “Pismo” PowerBook, the best of its G3 laptops. In the view of many, it’s of Apple’s best laptops ever. The Pismo PowerBook is the first not to include the SCSI or Apple Desktop Bus connector. Instead, it utilizes…
  • Developers must ensure apps are optimized for iPhone X

    Fri 6:35am By Luke Dormehl
    Apple wants iOS developers to make sure that they are creating their new apps with the iPhone X in mind. According to the company’s newly updated developer guidelines, all apps submitted to the App Store from April 2018 onwards must be sure to support the…
  • Apple Park employees have already injured themselves walking into glass walls

    Fri 4:13am By Luke Dormehl
    Apple employees have only just moved into the new Apple Park headquarters, and there are a few teething problems they’re dealing with in the short term. One of those? The fact that at least two people have injured themselves walking into the glass walls and…
  • Apple wants to make sure you know about Apple Pay Cash

    Fri 3:07am By Luke Dormehl
    Apple has sent out an email blast to iCloud customers promoting its peer-to-peer money transferring service Apple Pay Cash. Apple’s email advertising comes days after Tim Cook admitted to shareholders that mobile payments have taken off slower than he had…
  • HomePod sounds great, but you’re locked in [Review]

    Thu 8:00pm By Ste Smith
    There are boatloads of smart speakers out there, but nothing quite like HomePod. Like many Apple products that came before it, HomePod is here to revolutionize an industry. It’s certainly not first to market, but Cupertino’s plan is to make all HomePod…
  • Week’s best Apple deals: Get free Apple TV 4K with 3 months of DirecTV Now

    Thu 6:08pm By DealNews
    This week, check off a couple New Year’s resolutions. First, you can cut the cable cord with the best deal yet on Apple TV 4K. Then, get fit with Bose sport headphones and a free heartbeat-tracking app. 3 months of DirecTV Now plus Apple TV 4K for $105…
  • Apple renews Carpool Karaoke for second season

    Thu 5:17pm By Buster Hein
    Apple’s most successful original TV show is coming back for a second act. Carpool Karaoke has reportedly been greenlit for a second season, bringing even more odd celebrity pairings and silly singing shenanigans to Apple’s growing arsenal of original…