On Thursday Synology announced the official release of DiskStation Manager (DSM) 6.0 for their DiskStation network-attached storage devices. DSM6 is a major update for most Synology units released since 2011, and includes some features targeted specifically at Mac and iOS users, as well.
Apple launched pre-orders for the company's new iPad Pro (9.7-inch) and iPhone SE just after midnight, Pacific. Both new product lines are available for pre-order on the Apple Store as of this writing—they ship on March 31st.
Apple quietly added Apple Pencil replacement tips to the online Apple Store on Monday, finally addressing the problem of lost or worn out nibs. The tips are removable and can wear out, replacements haven't been an option until now even though Apple Pencil went on sale last September.
Apple released watchOS 2.2 on Monday to go along with iOS 9.3. The update added support for pairing multiple watches with a single iPhone, and improved Maps support.
Apple released OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 on Monday to go along with its iOS 9.3, and tvOS 2.2 updates. The El Capitan update added support for Live Photos, secure Notes, and more.
Apple lowered the Apple Watch price and introduced new woven nylon bands on Monday, adding even more style choices for its smartwatch line. The company also added new Sport band colors and a Space Gray Milanese Loop band.
Apple showed off the rumored 9.7-inch iPad Pro during its "Let us loop you in" media event on Monday. The new model is essentially a full iPad Pro, but with a 9.7-inch instead of 12-inch display.
Apple's highly anticipated iOS 9.3 update will be available today, complete with Night Shift, encrypted Notes, revamped News, and more. The company showed off iOS 9.3 during its "Let us loop you in" media event on Monday.
Apple is keeping the 4-inch iPhone alive by introducing the iPhone SE on Monday. The new iPhone model sports modern features and components, and isn't just a renamed model with outdated parts.
Apple showed off an update for tvOS for the fourth generation Apple TV during its "Let us loop you in" media event on Monday that ramps up Siri's capabilities. The update also adds folders for apps, dictation, and Live Photos support.
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