Apple Watch Series 8, SE 2, and Ultra hands-on: triple the fun

Today was a big day for Apple wearables. Not only did Apple announce the brand-new Series 8, but it also refreshed the SE and unveiled the rugged Apple Watch Ultra. In other words, we have a totally new Apple Watch lineup. The Apple Watch Ultra is the star of the show because it isn’t something […]

Apple discontinues the Apple Watch Series 3

At WWDC 2022, Apple confirmed that the Apple Watch Series 3 wouldn’t support watchOS 9. Ever since then, the writing’s been on the wall. And now, it’s official: Apple has finally, finally removed the Series 3 from its online store. It’s an understatement to say this was a long time coming. Smartwatch hardware generally starts […]

Leaked memo reveals how Snap plans to turn itself around

After getting “punched in the face hard” by a cratering stock price and brutal layoffs, Snap CEO Evan Spiegel told employees this week how the company plans to still grow its revenue and user base next year. In an internal memo sent to employees on September 6th and obtained by The Verge, Spiegel said the […]

Apple’s watchOS 9 launches later this month

Apple will release watchOS 9 on September 12th, the company announced at its “Far Out” event today. The public beta of watchOS 9 has been available since July, showing off a number of useful new features orbiting a more robust suite of fitness metrics alongside other quality-of-life improvements. While it may not be quite as […]

Apple just announced the Apple Watch Series 8

Apple has announced its latest wearable, the Apple Watch Series 8. It includes a new temperature sensor, which Apple says “takes its commitment to women’s health even further.” The Series 8 also includes two new motion sensors to detect if you’ve been in a severe car crash. It’ll be available starting September 16th and will […]

Apple is releasing iOS 16

Today, Apple announced that it was releasing its latest operating system, iOS 16, on September 12th. It first announced the free upgrade last June during its Worldwide Developers Conference 2022 and released a public beta in July. (Unfortunately, the release of iPadOS 16 has been delayed despite the fact that, traditionally, the two operating systems […]

iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max announced with a new notch and always-on displays

Apple has officially announced the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max. Both handsets have new pill-shaped cutout that replaces the notch and can adjust dynamically, in the first big display redesign since Apple introduced the iPhone X in 2017. Both devices also have a faster A16 Bionic chip and an always-on display. Apple […]

Awesome Games Done Quick 2023 cancels its live event in Florida

Awesome Games Done Quick, the winter companion to Summer Games Done Quick, will be held online next year in 2023. In a tweet, the Games Done Quick organization announced that instead of hosting an in-person event in Florida, it would instead return the speedrunning charity live-stream event to an online format. It’s official! #AGDQ2023 will […]

The iPhone 14 doesn’t have Apple’s latest processor

Apple has announced that the regular iPhone won’t be getting a new processor this year — instead, the iPhone 14 and 14 Plus will be powered by Apple’s A15 Bionic chip, the same chip that’s in the iPhone 13 Pro — though it does have a bit more grunt than the A15 that was in […]

Bose’s new noise-canceling earbuds tune themselves to your ears

Bose doesn’t want Apple to hog all the limelight today. On the day Apple showed off its latest AirPods Pro model, Bose showed off the QuietComfort Earbuds II — $299.99 wireless earbuds that claim to deliver the “world’s best noise cancellation,” according to Bose’s press release. They’re available for preorder today in black (white is […]