Apple to reclose 30 more US stores amid COVID-19 case spike in seven states

On Thursday, Apple will shut down additional stores across Alabama, California, Georgia, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada and Oklahoma, joining 16 other stores that have already been reclosed this week. Read More

Batteries not included: USB Power Delivery is the fastest way to charge iPhone and Android devices

The latest generation of iPhone and Android hardware supports the fastest charge technologies possible. But don’t just use the cable and charger that come in the box. Read More

Hey Apple: Get your accessories act together

Apple is rumored to be removing the charger as an included accessory for the iPhone 12. But it was an awful charger anyway. Read More

Google’s Android answer to Apple AirDrop: Nearby Share beta aims for easy file sharing

Google wants to bring Nearby Share to platforms besides Android, suggesting possible support for Windows 10. Read More

Apple Watch, Fitbit data can spot if you are sick days before symptoms show up

A Stanford study is showing how wearables have promise in helping to keep a lid on coronavirus infections. Read More

Here’s what sleep tracking in WatchOS 7 tells us about the next Apple Watch

It’s going to have a bigger battery. Or at least, I hope it does. Read More

Apple Silicon Macs will be cheaper than Intel Macs, right?

Pull up a chair, friend, and let me tell you a thing or two about a little company called Apple. Read More

Apple tells app devs to use IPv6 as it’s 1.4 times faster than IPv4

Company also urges app devs to start using newer web tech like HTTP/2 and TLS 1.3, citing similar performance and speed improvements. Read More

Apple is adding sleep tracking to Apple Watch, but what about the battery life?

As popular as the Apple Watch has been, it’s never had the battery life of some other personal tracking devices. This has limited its usefulness as a sleep tracker. But now that Apple is adding sleep, what does that say about the battery? We have some thoughts. Read More

Best smartwatches in 2020: Apple and Samsung battle for a spot on your wrist

It’s been five years since the first Apple Watch was released, and it is clear that Apple’s wearable is the best smartwatch available today. It requires an iPhone, though, so others are better for Android phone owners and those looking for something different. Read More