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Apple increases tvOS app restriction from 200MB to 4GB

When the fourth-generation Apple TV was first announced, Apple said that they would be limiting app size to 200MB. Additionally apps were able to store additional content while being used. However, the company has now announced that tvOS applications can now be up to 4GB in size. With the change, tvOS apps can now be as large as iOS apps, which also…

Consumer Reports now recommends the MacBook Pro, reverses decision

Consumer Reports has published new results for the Late 2016 MacBook Pro after giving it the “Do Not Recommend” due to poor battery life. After retesting the battery on newer macOS software, CR has reversed their decision and now recommends the new MacBook Pro. The new test was made after Apple discovered a bug in Safari that would cause poor battery…

Apple seeds fourth iOS 10.2.1 beta 4 to developers

Less than a week after the last beta, Apple is now seeding its fourth iOS 10.2.1 beta to developers. iOS 10.2.1 beta 4 is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. The beta is currently for developers only but we expect it to come out to public beta testers in the next few days. It is highly unrecommended to run this beta on your…

Apple seeds fourth macOS 10.12.3 beta to developers

Today Apple has seeded its fourth beta of macOS 10.12.3 to developers. We’re unsure what’s new in the beta but we’ll keep you updated if we find more information. The update is currently available for beta testers for now. It’s not recommended to install this beta unless you’re an actual developer as there’s no reverting back without data…

A 10.5-inch iPad could provide the resolution of the 12.9-inch iPad Pro and the pixel density of the iPad mini

With the rumor of an edge-to-edge 10.5-inch iPad, Studio Neat designer Dan Provost wrote a Medium post (via Daring Fireball) that conceptualizes the device. Back in 2015, when Apple unveiled the 12.9-inch iPad Pro, Apple SVP Phil Schiller said they ultimately picked the screen size because the width of the device matched the height of the existing…

Apple adds one new TV provider to its Single-Sign On feature

Today Apple has added an additional TV provider for its Single Sign-On feature available on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV running iOS 10 or tvOS 10. Cable ONE joins ten other providers that let customers authenticate their premium video content applications by signing in once in the Settings app. Here’s the full list: Cable ONE CenturyLink Prism…

WSJ: Apple to offer original scripted TV shows by end of year

The WSJ reports that Apple is planning to offer ‘original scripted TV content’ by years end. Apple is also considering movies but that’s further down the roadmap and isn’t confirmed. Apple is planning to build a significant new business in original television shows and movies, according to people familiar with the matter Executives at Apple have told…

New MacBook Pro pushes Apple’s position in the PC industry

In Q4 2016 Apple released the all new MacBook Pro which featured tons of new features such as the Touch Bar, updated specs, and an all new design. With new data from Gartner and IDC, it shows that Apple is beginning to rise in the PC industry, despite the entire market starting to level off. During the fourth quarter of 2016, worldwide shipments of…

Matt Casebolt leaves Apple to join Tesla

With all the talks about Apple making their own car, Project Titan, it’s surprising that Matt Casebolt would be leaving Apple to join Tesla. Casebolt was a high profile Senior Director of Design for Apple’s Mac lineup left the company last month to join Tesla as Sr. Director Engineering, Closures & Mechanisms. Over the past two and a half…