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Apple Now Selling Refurbished HomePod

Apple Now Selling Refurbished HomePod

If you have had your sights set on the first smart speaker from Apple, the HomePod, but haven’t wanted to pay its full retail price, the company may have an option for you.

Some iPhone Owners Locked out of Their Apple ID for No Reason Whatsoever

Some iPhone Owners Locked out of Their Apple ID for No Reason Whatsoever

A number of Apple users are reporting on social media that they have been locked out of their Apple ID forcing them to reset their password. There’s no clear reason whatsoever as to why these users were locked out of their account.

Apple Shares Crash by 5% after Suppliers Slash Forecasts Indicating Weak iPhone Sales

Apple Shares Crash by 5% after Suppliers Slash Forecasts Indicating Weak iPhone Sales

As three key Apple suppliers have slashed their revenue forecast amidst slowing iPhone sales, the Cupertino company’s shares have fallen to their lowest in three months. The suppliers include Lumentum Holdings which supplies Apple with key hardware for Face ID along with Japan Display and IQE.

You Can Now Tell Siri to Lock Your Volkswagen

You Can Now Tell Siri to Lock Your Volkswagen

If you own a newer Volkswagen and use the company’s own “VW Car-Net” mobile app, then you can now use Siri to handle some straightforward tasks.

Apple’s iPhone Was the Hottest Selling Smartphone for Alibaba’s ‘Singles Day’ in China

Apple’s iPhone Was the Hottest Selling Smartphone for Alibaba’s ‘Singles Day’ in China

While Black Friday is a huge event in the United States (effectively eroded by the companies trying to sell things days, if not weeks before the actual day), it pales in comparison to “Singles Day” in China, which is hosted by Alibaba.

Google Confirms Using Dark Mode Will Help Improve a Smartphone’s Battery Life

Google Confirms Using Dark Mode Will Help Improve a Smartphone’s Battery Life

One of the key advantages of OLED display panels is that they can turn themselves off at a sub-pixel level while showing any dark or black content. Thus, it was theorized by power users that using a black system-wide theme or a dark theme in apps would end up increasing a smartphone’s battery life. However, there were no hard numbers to back up these claims. That is until today as Google itself has admitted that using a dark theme would indeed help in improving a smartphone’s battery life.

Apple Launches iPhone X Display Module Replacement Program for Unresponsive Screens

Apple Launches iPhone X Display Module Replacement Program for Unresponsive Screens

If you have an iPhone X, and you’ve run into an issue where the screen taps may go unregistered, Apple is not only aware of the issue, but launching a replacement program to address it.

Amazon Strikes Deal with Apple to Sell the iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

Amazon Strikes Deal with Apple to Sell the iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

Amazon has had Apple products on its platform in the past, but those devices were available from third-party sellers, and not Apple (or its authorized resellers) directly.

Apple Highlights the iPhone’s Accessibility Features in Profile of Scott Leason, a Blind Navy Veteran That Surfs

Apple Highlights the iPhone’s Accessibility Features in Profile of Scott Leason, a Blind Navy Veteran That Surfs

Accessibility has always been a major focal point for its lineup, designed to help individuals with impairments use the devices.

Apple Releases macOS 10.14.1 Mojave Supplemental Update for MacBook Air (2018)

Apple Releases macOS 10.14.1 Mojave Supplemental Update for MacBook Air (2018)

Apple launched the brand new MacBook Air with Retina display earlier this week (the reviews are positive!), and now the company has followed that with a software update for the new hardware.