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Apple Announces Winners of ‘App Store Best of 2020’

Apple Announces Winners of ‘App Store Best of 2020’

Apple today published its list of the ‘The Best Apps and Games of 2020’ on the App Store. The apps and games in the roundup are in line with a year where most people stayed indoors due to the pandemic. The ‘iPad App of the Year’ was Zoom, while the ‘iPhone App of the Year’ was Wakeout — an app that helps you take breaks and exercise to keep you healthy.

Apple Starts Selling the MagSafe Duo Charger for iPhone 12 and Apple Watch for $129

Apple Starts Selling the MagSafe Duo Charger for iPhone 12 and Apple Watch for $129

Apple has started selling its MagSafe Duo Charger that it had originally announced alongside the iPhone 12 series back in October. The Duo Charger is priced at $129 and will allow users to charge their iPhone 12 and Apple Watch simultaneously.

Snag These Killer Black Friday Deals For A Loved One (Or Yourself!)

Snag These Killer Black Friday Deals For A Loved One (Or Yourself!)

Black Friday is almost here! That means now is the perfect time to score a killer deal for yourself or someone on your holiday list. Whether you’re looking for something practical like cloud storage or a must-have gadget like a wireless Apple Watch keychain charger, there are some great options available now on the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

Apple Releases 2020 Holiday Ad: ‘The Magic of mini’

Apple Releases 2020 Holiday Ad: ‘The Magic of mini’

Apple has released its annual holiday ad on YouTube titled “The magic of mini.” The ad features rapper Tierra Whack using the AirPods Pro to listen to music and uplift her mood. She then arrives home and continues listening to music on the HomePod mini.

This Stunning iOS 15 Concept Shows a Completely Redesigned Control Centre, Rounded Icons

This Stunning iOS 15 Concept Shows a Completely Redesigned Control Centre, Rounded Icons

Two months back, Apple made iOS 14 available for the general public. The latest upgrade comes with a slew of features like Homescreen widgets, Smart Stacks, and more. The new iOS 15 concept from apple_labs (not related to Apple) features a new lock screen, minimal homescreen, rounded icons, and much more.

Learn Up To 14 Languages With Babbel

Learn Up To 14 Languages With Babbel

Even though we’re not able to travel the way we’d like in 2020, that doesn’t mean you can’t start getting ready for your next adventure! And since we’re all continuing to stay safe at home, now is the perfect time to master the language of your next vacation destination. That’s where Babbel Language Learning comes in, a language app that helps you master new languages quickly and easily and has a 4.6 rating in the App Store. A lifetime subscription is currently available for a major 50% off the usual $399 MSRP at just $199 in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

Apple Reduces App Store Commission to 15% For Small Developers

Apple Reduces App Store Commission to 15% For Small Developers

After long being criticized for its 30% App Store commission, Apple today announced its new App Store Small Business Program under which the company will be lowering the commission for smaller developers. The program starts from January 1, 2021, and for all eligible developers earning less than $1 million, Apple will charge them 15% in commission.

Snag These Refurbished Apple Computers At Insanely Low Prices

Snag These Refurbished Apple Computers At Insanely Low Prices

Want to really wow your loved ones this holiday season? Why not gift them (or yourself!) an Apple computer? Though it sounds like it could come with a hefty price tag, refurbished Apple products give you all the bells and whistles of their phenomenal products without the usual cost. And there are currently four great refurbished iMac and MacBook options available now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub for up to 61% the usual price.

Stay Safe Online With This Protective Nord Bundle

Stay Safe Online With This Protective Nord Bundle

Now that we’re all spending more time than ever online, internet safety is becoming increasingly important. Whether you’re working or playing, The Essential Nord 2-Year Subscription Bundle makes sure your cyber activities stay private. And though these two year subscriptions would typically set you back $346, they’re available now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub for 71% off at just $99.

M1 MacBook Air Faster Than 16-inch MacBook Pro in Geekbench Benchmarks

M1 MacBook Air Faster Than 16-inch MacBook Pro in Geekbench Benchmarks

When Apple unveiled the M1 Apple Silicon chip at its ‘One more thing’ event earlier this week, it talked a lot about its performance efficiency. The company made claims of the M1 chip inside the MacBook Air being faster than 98% of the laptops sold in the last year, though it did not provide any benchmarks for reference. Now, the Geekbench scores of the M1 MacBook Air have surfaced online and it looks like Apple’s claims are pretty much spot on.