Apple Slashes Trade-In Values of Many Devices

· Charlotte Henry · News

Apple appears to have slashed the estimated trade-in value of a number of products overnight, most noticeably to the iPhone XS Max.

How to Add an Apple Gift Card to Wallet in iOS 13

· Charlotte Henry · Quick Tip

If you got an Apple Store gift card for Christmas you can easily add it to your Wallet, so you can just use your phone to make a purchase.

Apple Marunouchi Opens in Tokyo

· Charlotte Henry · News

Apple Store Marunouchi 2

Apple’s latest Tokyo Store, Apple Marunouchi, opened Saturday to large crowds, becoming the company’s biggest retail outlet in Japan.

Biggest Apple Store in Japan Opening Saturday

· Charlotte Henry · News

Apple Store Marunouchi 1

The fifth Tokyo Apple Store will open Saturday in the city’s Marunouchi business district. It will be Apple’s biggest store in Japan.

Mattel’s New Hot Wheels Smart Track Kit in Apple Stores

· Andrew Orr · Link

Mattel’s new Hot Wheels Smart Track Kit is available exclusively in Apple Stores. Vehicles cost US$6.99, the Race Portal is US$39.99, and the Smart Track Kit is US$179.99.

With the Hot Wheels Smart Track Kit, Hot Wheels id vehicles can be raced on a track that incorporates digital tracking elements through an app on the iPhone or iPad. The system allows users to keep track of speed, count laps, build a digital garage, and more, providing a mix of physical and digital play.

Second Taipei Apple Store Being Built

· Charlotte Henry · News

Apple Store Taipei

The second Apple Store in Taiwan is on its way – Apple branded barriers appeared at the Xinyi 13 mall in Taipei this week.

Apple Store Champs-Élysées Will Open on Sunday

· Charlotte Henry · News

Apple Store Champs Elysees

Apple describes the new store as being in “Haussmann-era apartment building” and says that the inner courtyard will contain its “grandest” forum yet for hosting free Today at Apple events.

Apple Holiday Returns and Refunds Now in Effect

· Andrew Orr · News

Items purchased at the Apple Online Store that are received between November 14, 2018 and December 25, 2018, may be returned through January 8, 2019.

Apple Hosting The Big Draw Festival Events at Flagship Stores

· Jeff Gamet · Cool Stuff Found

Apple is hosting Today at Apple sessions throughout October with professional illustrators to highlight The Big Draw. The international event runs through October 31st to get more people interested in all forms of drawing. Apple’s sessions are happening at its flagship stores in Chicago, London, Milan, New York City, and Singapore. You can sign up for the free classes at Apple’s website.