Hi community, Welcome to another stable update. So what do we have with this one? We updated most of our kernels Updated curl Pamac-Dev introduces new features Cinnamon get prepared for v4.0 release Deepin got serveral package updates Firefox-Dev is now on its sixth beta release Fixes to firefox-kde small fixes to our Manjaro-Tools in ISO generation We updated LibreOffice The usual upstream haskell, and python rebuilds/updates We hope with all these…

Hi community, Welcome to another stable update. So what do we have with this one? Linux418 and linux419 now use CFQ as default scheduler Pamac is now at v7.2.2 46 Pamac-Dev introduces new features The icu rebuild got finished and all packages depending on it got rebuilt We added new packages to XFCE-GTK3, Deepin and Gnome The usual upstream and python updates We hope with all these changes Manjaro to be more…

Apple today announced a new display replacement program for the iPhone X, which will see the company replacing iPhone X displays that exhibit touch issues. According to Apple, some iPhone X displays can experience problems with responsiveness due to a display module component that can fail. Affected devices have a display or part of a display that does not respond to touch or responds intermittently, or a display that reacts without being…

Apple today announced the launch of a new SSD service program for the 13-inch MacBook Pro sans Touch Bar after determining that the 128 and 256GB SSDs in a limited number of these machines have an issue that can result in data loss and failure of the drive. Apple says that 13-inch MacBook Pro models with affected drives were sold between June 2017 and June 2018, and Apple will provide service for…

Back before the iPhone X came out, there were rumors suggesting Apple would do away with the Home button by implementing Touch ID under the display of the device, preserving the fingerprint sensor while allowing for an edge-to-edge display. That didn’t end up happening and Apple ultimately replaced Touch ID with Face ID, but since then, other companies have implemented in-display fingerprint recognition technology. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more…

For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Understands to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a high-quality iMac stand or shelf made from wood. Understands makes a selection of stands, shelves, and drawers that are designed to accompany the iMac, though there’s potential for these to also work with other computer monitors. Each stand is made entirely from salvaged urban wood, with different options like ash, walnut, and cherry available….

Disney today shared additional details on its planned streaming service, which will be called Disney+. Disney+, which will be home to Disney, Star Wars, and Marvel content, is set to launch in “late 2019,” more than two years after it was first announced in August 2017. Along with the name for the service, Disney today also shared details on additional content that’s coming to Disney+. Disney is creating a second Star Wars…

Tapbots today updated popular iOS Twitter client Tweetbot to version 5.0.5, adding support for Apple’s newly announced iPad Pro models. On the new 11 and 12.9-inch iPad Pros, the updated Tweetbot app will no longer display black bars at the top and bottom, as demonstrated in the screenshot below. It’s a much nicer viewing experience on Apple’s newest tablets, with Tweetbot able to take advantage of the full edge-to-edge display. Tweetbot for…

Apple’s newly revamped 2018 MacBook Air with slimmed down bezels, Touch ID, and a thinner body launched yesterday, and we got our hands on one of the updated machines. Check out our latest YouTube video for an unboxing and feature overview of the new notebook, which has been described as the ideal MacBook for most people. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. Design wise, the MacBook Air looks a…

As noted by 9to5Mac, Haptic Touch can be used to expand notifications on the iPhone XR starting with iOS 12.1.1. To use this feature, simply tap and hold a notification on the lock screen or in Notification Center for a split second. Once you feel haptic feedback from the Taptic Engine, let go and the notification will expand, providing more detailed information and contextual shortcuts, such as a reply field for iMessage…