FTC Wins Antitrust Lawsuit Against Qualcomm

The FTC today won its antitrust lawsuit against chipmaker Qualcomm over anticompetitive business practices. As first reported by legal expert Florian Mueller on his blog FOSS Patents, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh has ruled that Qualcomm’s so-called “no license, no chips” model, under which the chipmaker has refused to provide chips to companies without a […]

Seven Safari Tricks on iOS You Might Not Know

Safari on iOS has a surprising number of hidden tricks, letting you manipulate tabs, conduct page-specific searches, and more, and not all of these features are immediately obvious due to the gestures involved. We’ve rounded up some useful must-know Safari tips that you might not be aware of or may have forgotten, so make sure […]

Apple Named Cannes Lions’ 2019 Creative Marketer of the Year

Cannes Lions today announced that Apple has been named the Creative Marketer of the Year, marking the first time the Cupertino company has won the award. Apple was named the Creative Marketer of the Year to honor its “world class creative communications and marketing initiatives.” Simon Cook, Managing Director of Cannes Lions, said that Apple […]

Apple Launches New Backlight Service Program for 2016 13-Inch MacBook Pro Display to Address ‘Flexgate’ Issues

Alongside the launch of new MacBook Pro models, Apple today introduced a new Backlight Service Program for the 13-inch MacBook Pro. According to Apple, a “very small percentage” of 2016 13-inch MacBook Pro displays can exhibit vertical bright areas along the bottom of the screen or a backlight that malfunctions entirely. Apple will repair affected […]

2018 and Newer MacBook Pro and MacBook Air Now Eligible for Apple’s Keyboard Service Program

Apple today extended its Keyboard Service Program to all MacBook, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro models equipped with any generation of its butterfly mechanism keyboard, not long after apologizing over the issues. This means 2018 MacBook Air, 2018 MacBook Pro, or just-announced 2019 MacBook Pro models that experience keyboard issues such as sticky or inconsistently […]

Apple Debuts New 8-Core MacBook Pro With Updated Keyboard

Apple today announced the surprise launch of a new MacBook Pro model, which it is calling the fastest Mac notebook ever. The new machine features Intel’s 8th and 9th-generation processors, with high-end models featuring eight cores for the first time. According to Apple, the new MacBook Pro offers two times faster performance than a quad-core […]