Apple is holding talks with the Department of Veterans Affairs about offering electronic health records to military veterans, reports The Wall Street Journal. Apple already provides access to electronic medical records through the Health app on iOS devices for patients of participating hospitals and medical groups. Under the terms of the discussions, Apple would expand the feature to veterans, creating special software tools that would allow the VA’s estimated nine million veterans…

Last week, the team behind the Luna Display adapter that’s designed to turn the iPad into a second display for any Mac published an article outlining how the adapter was used to morph a current iPad Pro into a display for Apple’s newest Mac mini. The Mac mini ships sans display, which means if you have an iPad, it can be used as the Mac mini‘s sole display. We thought the idea…

Apple in 2018 is planning to hold a four day “shopping” event that will presumably see Apple products available at a discount or with some kind of gift with purchase. On Apple’s website, there is a blank shopping event page that will presumably be populated with deals when Black Friday rolls around, and Apple today sent out teaser emails to customers letting them know about the upcoming sale. Apple’s shopping event will…

Apple today shared a new short video focused on the recently released 11 and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models, listing five reasons why the tablets can be your next computer. Apple’s list of reasons why the iPad Pro can replace a computer are as follows: It’s more powerful than most computers. It’s versatile. It’s a scanner, camera, editing suite, notepad, cinema, music studio, book, and a computer. It goes anywhere thanks to LTE….

In late August, a new accessory brand called Nimble emerged from a trio of former Mophie employees, offering customers various charging devices that are all built and shipped with a focus on the environment and sustainability. Led by Ross Howe (Nimble CEO), Jon Bradley (creative director), and Kevin Malinowski (brand marketing), Nimble’s lineup of accessories remains modest two months in, focusing specifically on a collection of eight wireless chargers and portable chargers….

Satechi today announced the launch of a new Aluminum Type-C PD & QC Wireless Charger that’s designed to charge iPhone and Android devices at their maximum wireless charging speeds. For iPhones, that means the wireless charger will offer 7.5W charging speeds, while Android devices will charge at up to 10W. Satechi’s new wireless charger is a flat charger that’s made from silver or space gray aluminum with a black mat at the…

Apple has enhanced Spotlight search in macOS in recent years, with the addition of Spotlight Suggestions allowing it to tap into a variety of online data sources like weather and sports. Nevertheless, helping you find apps, documents and other files stored on your Mac is still what Spotlight does best. That’s not to say its core function is infallible, however. If Spotlight can’t find files that you know exist on your Mac,…

Apple has ceded its position to Walmart as the third largest online retailer in the U.S., according to a new report out this week (via TechCrunch). Research provider eMarketer Retail calculates that Walmart is set to capture 4 percent of all online retail spending in 2018, up from 3.3 percent the previous year, while Apple will claim a 3.9 percent share, up from 3.8 percent in 2017. Walmart, which includes Sam’s Club…

Adobe today updated its Lightroom app for iOS devices with support for Apple’s latest iPhones and iPads. Lightroom CC for iOS will now display properly on Apple’s fall devices, including the 11 and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models, the iPhone XR, the iPhone XS, and the iPhone XS Max. Today’s update also introduces support for the second-generation Apple Pencil, allowing you to double tap on the Pencil to switch between paint and erase…

Tap, the company behind the futuristic Tap wearable keyboard, today announced the launch of a new TapAcademy app for iOS that’s designed to make it easier to learn to use the keyboard. Tap is a keyboard that you wear on your thumb and fingers, using a series of finger taps to type different letters, numbers, and symbols. Sensors built into the finger rings detect the movement of your fingers, translating your gestures…