Apple has reversed course and created an online band-only return method for customers who purchased an Apple Watch Series 6 or Apple Watch SE with the wrong size Solo Loop or Braided Solo Loop band. Apple’s new Series 6 and SE models can be purchased with new Solo Loop or Braided Solo Loop band options that have no clasp or fastener, instead using stretch to fit over the hand. As there is…

Ahead of the release of macOS Big Sur, Apple has released the Safari 14 update for macOS Catalina and macOS Mojave users, bringing with it a number of new features and improvements. One of the most dramatic changes is the overhauled Start Page, which now includes a browsing privacy report, iCloud tabs, Siri suggestions, and more. It also features several customizable options, such as the ability to choose your own Start Page…

Apple in September announced Apple One, a new services bundle that allows Apple device customers to purchase several services together in one package instead of separately, saving money for those who use multiple Apple service products. Our dedicated Apple One guide covers everything that you need to know about the Apple One bundles, which are launching this fall. Bundle Options There are three Apple One bundle options to provide different levels of…

NHS COVID-19, a contact tracing app created by the UK government, is rolling out to residents of England and Wales as of today, with the app available from the iOS App Store. The app’s debut comes a week and a half after the UK government said that it would launch on September 24, and a month and a half after the app became available to NHS Volunteer Responders, Isle of Wight residents,…

Upcoming Apple TV+ movie “The Sky Is Everywhere” is set to star Cherry Jones and Jason Segel, reports Variety. “The Sky Is Everywhere” is a film Apple is working on through its partnership with film studio A24, and it is based on the young adult novel of the same name. The movie will follow a high schooler named Lennie Walker who is coping with the sudden death of her older sister. Segel…

Apple’s latest Apple Pay Promo allows Jimmy John’s customers who spend $10 or more to redeem a free drink with their purchase using Freaky Fast Rewards and ‌Apple Pay‌. Jimmy John’s customers can get the deal when they spend at least $10 when ordering ahead in the Jimmy John’s app, on the jimmyjohns.com website, or in store, with the free drink available through September 27. The deal is valid only at participating…

Following the release of iOS 14 last Wednesday, Apple has stopped signing iOS 13.7, which means downgrading to iOS 13 after upgrading to iOS 14 is no longer possible. Apple routinely stops signing older versions of software updates after new releases come out in order to encourage customers to keep their operating systems up to date. As of Monday, ‌iOS 14‌ was installed on approximately 26 percent of active iPhone, iPad, and…

Apple with iOS 14 introduced widgets on the Home Screen, leading to unprecedented levels of customization for the iPhone. Combined with Shortcuts that let you change an app’s icon, ‌iOS 14‌ lets you create a whole new look for your ‌Home Screen‌. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. We’ve been following along with some of the ultra creative alternative Home Screen designs that MacRumors readers have come up with…

Apple today announced its latest Apple TV+ series, “High Desert,” an upcoming half-hour comedy from Ben Stiller and Patricia Arquette. “High Desert” will follow Peggy (who will be played by Arquette), a former addict who decides to make a new start after the death of her mother, whom she lived with in the desert town of Yucca Valley, California. Peggy decides to make a life-changing decision to become a private investigator. Along…

Apple CEO Tim Cook this evening spoke at The Atlantic Festival where he discussed privacy, antitrust issues, remote work, and his relationship with United States President Donald Trump. Cook’s interview starts at about 15 minutes into the video On the topic of the ongoing U.S. antitrust investigation into Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon, Cook said that “big companies deserve scrutiny,” something that’s “fair but important” for the American government. He said he…