New MacBook Also Available on Apple Store, Most Ship in 1-3 Days

5:24 AM, Apr. 10th, 2015 · · Product News

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Amidst all the hoopla surrounding the Apple Watch, the venerable Mac gets a shoutout, too: Apple's new MacBook is also available. The Apple Store is showing shipping times of 1-3 days for most models, but the 512GB Gold model has a shipping time of 3-4 weeks as of this writing.

Apple Watch Ship Times Slip to June

4:51 AM, Apr. 10th, 2015 · · Product News

Apple Watch Ship Times Slip to June

It's official: Apple Watch preorders are off the chart. Within two minutes, shipping times slipped from a range of April 24th through May 8th to a range of May 13th through May 27th. Within a half hour, shipping estimates had slipped to June.

iTunes Update Improves Mac Photos Compatibility

2:30 PM, Apr. 9th, 2015 · · Product News

Apple released iTunes 12.1.2 on Thursday following Wednesday's release of OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 and the new Photos app for the Mac. Apple's release notes say the iTunes update improves import and syncing support from the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch into Photos.

Apple Adds new Emojis, More in iOS 8.3 Update

3:07 PM, Apr. 8th, 2015 · · Product News

Along with OS X Yosemite 10.10.3, Apple released iOS 8.3 on Wednesday. The release notes for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch update say it includes performance improvements, bug fixes, and a redesigned emoji keyboard—none of which comes as a surprise since the 8.3 update has been available as a public beta.

Apple Releases Photos App for Mac and OS X 10.10.3

1:07 PM, Apr. 8th, 2015 · · Product News

Apple Releases Photos App for Mac and OS X 10.10.3

Apple released OS X 10.10.3 on Wednesday, an update that includes the long-awaited Photos app. Photos replaces Apple's popular iPhoto software, as well as the company's professional software, Aperture. The update also includes new Emoji characters, adds Spotlight suggestions to Look Up, improves Wi-Fi, and more.

Karelia’s Sandvox 2.10 Breaks New Ground With Easy Web Hosting

11:20 AM, Apr. 8th, 2015 · · Product News

There are several, perhaps daunting, tasks to building a website. One, which the Sandvox OS X app makes easier, is the the design and structuring of a website without knowing much (or any) HTML. Underappreciated, however, is the messy mechanics of setting up a domain and managing access to the site behind the scenes. The new Sandvox 2.10 addresses that beautifully—in Applesque fashion.

OmniFocus 2 for iPad goes Universal, Now Runs on iPhone

9:45 AM, Apr. 3rd, 2015 · · Product News

The Omni Group is taking its iPhone and iPad apps and smashing them together into universal apps that run on both devices. The the latest to reap the benefits of those efforts is OmniFocus 2.1 for the iPad, which now runs on the iPhone, too.

Goldgenie Wants to Smear Diamonds on Your Apple Watch

6:45 PM, Apr. 2nd, 2015 · · Product News

Goldgenie

Goldgenie announced plans for customized Apple Watches. "Spectrum" Apple Watches will be ordinary stainless steel Apple Watch or gold Apple Watch Edition, but they will have a layer of diamonds smeared on them for those who need a little extra something-something. The company will also layer a stainless steel Apple Watch 24k Gold, Rose Gold or Platinum.

Apple Stores Will Schedule Walk-In Appointments for Apple Watch

2:25 PM, Apr. 1st, 2015 · · Product News

Apple Store staff are training to ensure customers have a full jewelry counter-style experience when trying and buying the Apple Watch. Contrary to recent reports, our sources tell us the appointment-only process will accommodate walk-ins using a system similar to one recently instituted at Genius Bars worldwide.