17 hidden features in iOS 11

Posted by Jason Cipriani

6/26/2017 2:45:00 PM

CNet Sure, there are plenty of iOS 11 features getting all the attention. But there's far more to the update than Apple let on.

Install the TVOS 11 public beta on your Apple TV

Posted by Jason Cipriani

6/26/2017 2:18:00 PM

CNet Want to see what Apple's up to with the next OS for Apple TV? Now you can.

The best of ARKit: Falcon 9 landing, Minecraft, Van Gogh bedroom tour, and more [Videos]

Posted by Chance Miller

6/26/2017 2:12:26 PM

9to5Mac Apple officially unveiled its new ARKit platform earlier this month at WWDC, and since then developers have been playing with the feature and showing off just how powerful it is. We’ve highlighted some implementations of ARKit thus far, but head below for a full roundup of some of the best ARKit uses yet… more…

Apple working with Hertz for self-driving cars, report says

Posted by Andrew Krok

6/26/2017 1:45:00 PM

CNet The iPhone maker has been leasing sport utility vehicles from Hertz as it tests autonomous tech on public roads, Bloomberg reports.

PSA: Don't install the iOS 11 beta on your primary device

Posted by Jason Cipriani

6/26/2017 1:26:00 PM

CNet As tempting as it may be to install Apple's latest software, it's not the best idea to do so on your main device. Here's why.

Apple's iOS 11 public beta is now available

Posted by Scott Stein

6/26/2017 1:11:00 PM

CNet Apple's next iPhone and iPad OS is here in public beta form, should you choose to experiment.

iOS 11 beta has iPhone secrets

Posted by Scott Stein

6/26/2017 1:01:00 PM

CNet Here's what iOS 11 does best so far.

iOS 11 public beta on iPad: Changes big and small

Posted by Scott Stein

6/26/2017 1:00:00 PM

CNet Apple's new OS does a lot of things to iPads, especially the iPad Pro.

How-To: Install iOS 11 public beta on your eligible iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

Posted by Jeff Benjamin

6/26/2017 12:06:21 PM

9to5Mac As we just noted, the iOS 11 public beta has been released for anyone who is interested in trying iOS 11 before it is officially released later this fall. That means that you don’t have to be a registered Apple developer in order to install iOS 11, as the public beta process affords a straightforward process for anyone wishing to take the software for an early test drive. In this walkthrough...

Apple releases first iOS 11 public beta for iPhone and iPad

Posted by Zac Hall

6/26/2017 12:04:10 PM

9to5Mac Apple has released the first iOS 11 public beta for iPhone and iPad. This allows users who are not registered developers to test pre-release versions of iOS with new features for free. more…

Report: Apple may have bought eye tracking tech firm SensoMotoric Instruments

Posted by Zac Hall

6/26/2017 12:00:11 PM

9to5Mac Apple may have purchased an eye tracking technology company called SensoMotoric Instruments, MacRumors believes. The report is based on legal activity discovered through a shell company and Apple attorney Gene Levoff. more…

First tvOS 11 public beta for Apple TV now available [Update: coming soon]

Posted by Zac Hall

6/26/2017 12:00:05 PM

9to5Mac [Update: iOS 11 public beta 1 is rolling out now, but tvOS 11 may not be available yet. tvOS 11 public beta is still coming soon.] Apple has released the first tvOS 11 public beta for non-developers to test on Apple TV. The first tvOS 11 public beta includes new features like Home Screen Syncing, light and dark mode automatic switching, and full AirPods support. more…

First macOS High Sierra public beta is now available [Update: coming soon]

Posted by Zac Hall

6/26/2017 12:00:01 PM

9to5Mac [Update: iOS 11 public beta 1 is rolling out now, but macOS High Sierra may not be available yet. macOS High Sierra public beta is still coming soon.] Apple has released the first macOS High Sierra public beta for Mac. This allows users who are not registered developers to test pre-release versions of macOS with new features for free. more…

Was the original iPhone all it was cracked up to be? (The 3:59, Ep. 246)

Posted by Ben Fox Rubin

6/26/2017 9:40:00 AM

CNet We discuss the iPhone's 10th anniversary and HBO show Silicon Valley's season finale.

Add wireless charging to your iPhone right now

Posted by Matt Elliott

6/23/2017 3:07:00 PM

CNet No need to wait for the iPhone 8.

New Apple Store gets a MacBook roof

Posted by Chris Cox

6/23/2017 12:10:00 PM

CNet The roof of Chicago’s new Apple Store has been revealed. The real question is: Is it an Air or a Pro?

The 3:59 extended edition: Are you an iPad Pro or Surface Pro?

Posted by Ben Fox Rubin

6/23/2017 11:48:00 AM

CNet Here's the full podcast and YouTube post-show from one of our favorite episodes this week.

How the iPhone came to be (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 89)

Posted by Brian Tong

6/23/2017 10:44:00 AM

CNet It's the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone, and Apple's Scott Forstall talks about how the iPhone happened. So which came first -- the iPhone or the iPad?