Month: April 2015

First 12? MacBook 1.3GHz benchmarks: top model rivals 1.4GHz iMac, 2014 MacBook Air

Following Apple’s shipments of the first 1.3GHz versions of the 12″ MacBook this week, benchmarks have started to appear online for the new Intel Core M-5Y71 machine. Geekbench 3 shows the following… Read more »

Jony Ive & Marc Newson discuss the design, usability, & materials of Apple Watch (Video)

As the Apple Watch arrives in the hands of customers, Vogue has shared a video interview with Jony Ive and Marc Newson, in which the two discuss the design process… Read more »

Apple Outlines Types of Apple Watch Damage Eligible for Warranty Service

MacRumors has obtained official Visual Mechanical Inspection information for the Apple Watch that reveals what type of damage is eligible for warranty service, out-of-warranty service or no service at all…. Read more »

Apple issues fix for iMac JPEG crashes, updates TestFlight with WatchKit support

Apple on Thursday released a pair of small but important software updates, one dealing with iMac kernel panics triggered when previewing JPEG files and another adding WatchKit compatibility to TestFlight’s… Read more »

djay unveils an Apple Watch remote mixer, djay Pro for Mac gains Pioneer DJ support + video features

In addition to making djay 2 for iPhone (reg. $ 2.99) and iPad (reg. $ 9.99) free for one week, Algoriddim is ready to reveal djay for Apple Watch, which it dubs… Read more »

Second wave of online-only Apple Watch preorders rumored to start in Italy, other countries May 8

Plans for Apple’s international retail stores appear to suggest that the company will begin taking preorders for the Apple Watch in more countries around the world starting on Friday, May… Read more »

Apple offers workaround for users experiencing setup issues on 12-inch MacBook

Apple today shared a support article that offers users of the new 12-inch MacBook assistance getting around a bug involving Setup Assistant. According to the article, some users have had… Read more »

Apple granted patents on three Apple Watch bands, just days before the first ones are due to ship

Apple has been granted patents on three Apple Watch bands, just a few days before pre-order customers are due to start receiving their watches, reports Patently Apple. The three patents… Read more »