Next Month Today at Apple Participants Will Get Surveys

· Andrew Orr · News

Starting in January, Apple will start surveying people who participate in Today at Apple events. These are free events in Apple retail stores where people can learn about something from an expert.

Throttlegate, Encouraging Mac Signs, and HomePod and the Holidays - Pop.0 ep.26

· Bryan Chaffin · Cool Stuff Found

In this TMO video podcast, Bryan Chaffin and John Kheit look at Throttlegate, including Apple’s new apology letter. They also see some “encouraging Mac signs” from Apple, and even John is edging towards hopeful again. Which may be one of the seven signs of the apocalypse, but that’s another story. They cap the show examining the impact of Apple missing the holidays with its unshipped HomePod. (WARNING NSFW: PROFANITY & RANTS)

Build 20 Apps with the Complete iOS 11 and Swift Developer Course: $10

· Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

The Complete iOS 11 and Swift Developer Course

Check out the Complete iOS 11 and Swift Developer Course. It features 249 lectures and 34 hours of training content, and you’ll build 20 different apps during the course. You’ll also work with iOS 11, Swift 4, ARKit, MLKit, MusicKit, and the new Depth Photo API. You can get the full course through us for $10.

Erasing Your Face is the Creepiest iPhone X Camera Trick So Far

· Jeff Gamet · Cool Stuff Found

iPhone X invisible face camera app

Mapping your face for Animoji is a pretty cool use for the iPhone X front-facing TrueDepth camera, but making your face disappear completely? That’s creepy, a little cool, and exactly what app developer Kazuya Noshiro did. He made an app that cuts out your face while leaving your eyes and mouth behind. It tracks your face in real time so whatever is behind you is always visible, and it’s pretty impressive if not a little unsettling. He hasn’t released his app, but you can see it in action on his Twitter feed.

Next FlipBook Maker Pro for Mac: $33.20

· Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

Next FlipBook Maker Pro for Mac

We have a deal for you on Next FlipBook Maker Pro for Mac. This software can turn your PDFs, images, and videos into flipbooks, and it includes templates. It’s $39.99 through us, but coupon code BESTOF2017 drops it down to $33.20.

Favorite Mac Apps from 2017

· Jeff Gamet · News

Apple iMac 2017

Just because there’s so much focus on the iPhone and iPad doesn’t mean the Mac didn’t get any cool app releases in 2017. Check out TMO’s list with a few of our favorites.

Surprise! The iMac Pro has Upgradable RAM and SSD

· Jeff Gamet · News

iMac Pro teardown from OWC

Apple’s iMac Pro has been available for only a few hours and OWC has already cracked one open to see what’s inside. What they found was surprisingly upgradable despite the computer’s sealed body.