Poll: Will You Buy the New MacBook Air, iPad Pro or Magic Keyboard?

Apple yesterday announced the 2020 MacBook Air refresh and its 2020 iPad Pro lineup. The new devices are not a major upgrade over their predecessor but the company has improved them in all the key regions. 2020 MacBook Air With the 2020 refresh, Apple has given the MacBook Air lineup exactly what it needs — better performance, a reliable keyboard, and more storage. The best part is that the company has given all this as a lower price tag of $999. The Air desperately needed more powerful processors and the…

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This Apple Watch App Can Help You Detect If You Have Flu like Coronavirus

Amid the deadly COVID-19 outbreak, everyone is doing what they can to help. Brands like Apple, Samsung, and others have shuttered their stores to stop the potential spreading of the virus, while internet platforms like Bing, Facebook, Google, Instagram, and YouTube are displaying critical information related to the pandemic. Now, a popular iOS and watchOS health app is trying to help users in identifying if they have flu such as COVID-19. Cardiogram, an Apple Watch app that offers detailed heart rate information, can now provide users a way to see…

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Apple Online Store Imposes Purchase Restrictions on New MacBook Air, new iPad Pro, iPhones in Many Asian Countries

Starting this week Apple has set purchase limits on its new iPad Pro and MacBook Air, iPhones, Mac mini on its online stores. The restrictions are imposed in many Asian countries including Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong, and China. The limit is as follows, the new MacBook Air and Mac mini are limited to five orders per customer. Meanwhile, the new iPad Pro limit is set to two orders of 12.9-inch and two 11-inch models. Furthermore, Apple has also imposed purchase limitations of two iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max,…

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iOS 14 Leak Points Towards CarPlay Wallpapers, Apple Store Integration In Apple Maps

Apple recently announced the release date for iOS 13.4, but iOS 14 features have started leaking already. It was recently unveiled that the company could finally allow list view for the home screen and integration with third-party wallpaper apps. Now, it is being reported that the upcoming version of iOS will allow wallpapers for CarPlay and deeper Apple Maps integration. The folks over at 9To5Mac, who have managed to obtain an under-development version of iOS 14 code, are reporting that Apple could allow custom wallpapers for CarPlay’s home screen for…

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2020 iPad Pro Benchmark Shows A12Z Bionic Offering Similar Performance as A12X Bionic

The first benchmark scores of the A12Z Bionic chip inside the 2020 iPad Pro have made their way to the internet. It looks like the chip does not bring that big of an improvement in performance compared to the A12X Bionic found inside the 2018 iPad Pro lineup. In the AnTuTu benchmark, the 2020 iPad Pro scored 712,218 points — slightly higher than the 705,585 points scored by the 2018 iPad Pro and its A12X Bionic chip. A breakdown of the benchmark scores indicates the CPU performance of the A12Z…

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Craig Federighi Demos How Trackpad Support Will Work On the New iPad Pro and Magic Keyboard

Apple yesterday announced the 2020 iPad Pro lineup along with a Magic Keyboard that shipped with a built-in trackpad. It will also native mouse and trackpad support to all iPads with the upcoming iPadOS 13.4 update. In a video shared with The Verge, Craig Federighi, Apple’s SVP of Software Engineering, demonstrates how trackpad support on the iPad will work. The SVP also does a good job of clearing all the doubts regarding trackpad support in iPadOS. In its press release, Apple had mentioned that it had completely reimagined how a…

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2020 iPad Pro Packs 6GB RAM, Offers Faster Wi-Fi 6 Connectivity

Code found in the Golden Master release of iOS 13.4 points to Apple shipping its entire 2020 iPad Pro lineup with 6GB RAM. This is in contrast to the 2018 iPad Pro lineup in which only the 1TB variants packed 6GB RAM, while lower storage variants had 4GB RAM. The additional RAM should help the iPad Pro offer better multitasking performance and make it future proof. This year, Apple is offering the iPad Pro lineup with 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, and 1T of storage space. You can read this comparison to…

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