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Volkswagen owners can use Siri Shortcuts to unlock their car

If you're a Volkswagen driver, you now have another way to lock and unlock your car, start and stop electric charging and check your remaining estimated mileage. That's because VW has added Siri integration to its Car-Net app. Source: Engadget | Volkswagen owners can use Siri Shortcuts to unlock their car

Apple says T2 chip can limit third-party repairs for recent Macs

Yes, the reports were true — Apple's T2 chip can potentially restrict third-party Mac repairs. The company confirmed to The Verge that the co-processor can limit third-party repairs for certain components on recent systems, likely including the iMac… Source: Engadget | Apple says T2 chip can limit third-party repairs for recent Macs

Apple announces repair programs for iPhone X, MacBook Pro problems

As it tends to do, Apple has chosen a Friday evening to announce programs that will replace flawed components on a couple of its devices. First up is a display module replacement program for the iPhone X. Some owners have been reporting touch issues… Source: Engadget | Apple announces repair programs for iPhone X, MacBook …

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Mac mini teardown uncovers all of the tiny desktop's updates

The long-overdue Mac mini update looks similar on the outside, but how much has it changed on the inside? Quite a bit — though you'll be glad to hear some things have stayed the same. iFixit has torn down the diminutive desktop, and it's evident t… Source: Engadget | Mac mini teardown uncovers all of …

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Apple MacBook Air review (2018): A good buy and a tough call

I'm going to let you in on a secret: In the lead-up to Apple's big Mac-and-iPad event last month, Team Engadget had a pre-written story ready to go in the event that Apple finally killed off the Air line. Needless to say, that article never saw the l… Source: Engadget | Apple MacBook Air review …

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iPad Pro 12.9 review (2018): The future of computing?

The iPad Pro line has been around for three years now, and Apple has been adamant that it embodies the company's vision for the "future of computing." That's as big a claim now as it was when Tim Cook first made it, but with the release of the ne… Source: Engadget | iPad Pro 12.9 …

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Apple patent could make it impossible to put headphones on wrong

It's been rumored that Apple has been working on a pair of over-ear headphones for some time now. While the company hasn't revealed any details, a recently approved patent may provide a glimpse into Apple's plans. The patent, titled "System and metho… Source: Engadget | Apple patent could make it impossible to put headphones on …

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Apple to Donate to Southern and Northern California Fire Relief Efforts

Apple plans to donate to fire relief efforts in Northern and Southern California, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced on Twitter this morning. It continues to be fire season in California, and right now, the dry, windy weather has led to three major fires in the state. The Camp Fire, north of Sacramento, has burned upwards …

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Smartwatch shipments grow 67 percent in Q3 thanks to Apple and Fitbit

The smartwatch market doesn't show any signs of slowing down, and it might have just hit a major milestone in the process. Strategy Analytics estimates that smartwatch shipments grew a whopping 67 percent year-over-year in the third quarter of 2018,… Source: Engadget | Smartwatch shipments grow 67 percent in Q3 thanks to Apple and Fitbit

Five Interesting Mac Apps Worth Checking Out – November 2018

Apps created for the Mac often don’t receive as much attention as apps made for iOS devices, so we have a bi-monthly series here at MacRumors that’s designed to highlight useful and interesting Mac apps that are worth checking out and potentially investing in. This week’s picks include apps focused on Dark Mode, a new …

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'Divinity: Original Sin 2 – Definitive Edition' Coming to Mac Next Year

Divinity: Original Sin 2 – Definitive Edition is coming to Mac next year. The critically acclaimed role-playing game from Larian Studios featured in yesterday’s Apple event in New York, where Apple unveiled new Macs and iPad Pros. The RPG title is being developed in partnership with Mac porting studio Elverils and Apple’s Metal engineering team, …

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Apple's October 2018 Media Event: Spoiler-Free Video Stream

Apple’s “There’s more in the making” media event will be kicking off at 10:00 AM Eastern / 7:00 AM Pacific tomorrow, and some MacRumors readers who can’t follow the event live are interested in avoiding all of the announcements and waiting until Apple posts the recorded video of the event so as to experience it …

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Popular Reddit App Apollo Pulled From App Store Over Push Notification Snafu [Update: Back in App Store]

Popular Reddit app Apollo was removed from the App Store this afternoon after developer Christian Selig released an update that adds push notifications as a premium feature, Selig explained on Reddit. After introducing the latest version of the Apollo app, which has a paid feature enabling push notifications, Apple informed Selig that he was in …

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