9to5Toys Lunch Break: 21″ iMac (newest version) $950, iPhone 6s/Plus cases from $3, iPhone car mount $5, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Apple 21-inch iMac (newest version) 1.6GHz/8GB/1TB: $950 shipped (Reg. $1,099) 12-inch MacBook w/ Retina display 1.1GHz/8GB/256GB: $1,099 shipped (Reg. $1,299) 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro (newest) 2.7GHz/8GB/256GB: $1,280 shipped […]

Video suggests Nexus 6P bends easier than iPhone 6 Plus, scratches like an iPhone 5

There’s nothing like a little controversy when a new smartphone is launched to get people debating online. Remember ‘#scratchgate’ when the iPhone 5’s slate blue anodized finished scratched off really easily? Or last year’s iPhone 6 Plus, which some said bent really easily? Put those two hashtag-gates together and you apparently have the latest flagship Android […]

Apple’s latest Android app is already getting trolled by 1-star reviews

Apple can’t catch a break on Android. When Apple released its first app on Google’s platform last month called Move to iOS, Android fans were quick to negatively rate the app that only existed to help people switch from Android to iPhone. To date, Move to iOS has roughly 30,000 1 star reviews to only […]

The 10 best Apple TV apps to grab on day one (and honorable mentions)

After years of waiting, the Apple TV finally has its own App Store, and it’s already populated with a surprisingly large number of worthwhile apps and games. We’ve been testing them and looking to see what’s hot and not for day one Apple TV buyers, including some titles compatible with third-party Apple-authorized game controllers. Here […]

Apple’s artificial intelligence work is being hurt by its extreme secrecy, say AI academics

Apple’s famed obsession with secrecy in its product development process is hampering its work in the field of artificial intelligence, say academics working in the field. Bloomberg reports that AI experts believe that lack of two-way sharing of information slows development. “Apple is off the scale in terms of secrecy,” says Richard Zemel, a professor in […]

You can buy the Apple TV from today in Apple Stores, Best Buy, MacMall & other retailers

Apple has confirmed our report that the Apple TV is available in its retail stores from this morning, with Best Buy, MacMall and Target also having limited stock available for pickup starting today. Apple has sent an email to some customers promoting the 4th-generation Apple TV as ‘the future of television,’ highlighting apps, Siri remote […]

Following release of iOS 9.1, Apple no longer signing iOS 9.0.2

A little more than a week after it released iOS 9.1 to the public, Apple today has stopped signing iOS 9.0.2. This means that users are no longer able to downgrade from iOS 9.1 to iOS 9.0.2, which was initially released almost exactly a month ago. For Apple, it’s normal for the company to stop […]