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Today in Apple history: Apple Park gets the official go-ahead

November 19, 2013: Apple gets final approval from the Cupertino City Council to proceed with building a massive second campus to house its growing army of workers. Cupertino Mayor Orrin Mahoney’s simple message regarding Apple Campus 2? “Go for it.” Steve Jobs’ last project Apple began tentative work on its new campus nearly a decade […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Best iPhone accessories [2017 Gift Guide]

The holidays are right around the corner, which means it’s time to start picking out the perfect gifts for your loved ones. Cult of Mac can help! This gift guide offers up a whole bunch of awesome gift suggestions for the iPhone lover in your life. We handpicked some of the finest cases, wireless chargers, Bluetooth […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Get a bunch of Mac apps, cloud storage and more [Week’s best deals]

Welcome back to the best time of each week, when we round up the best new deals. This time, we’ve got a massive Black Friday deal on a bundle of Mac apps, and terabytes of cloud storage. Plus, there’s a set of independent spherical Bluetooth speakers, and a Swiss army knife for drive repair. Read […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Today in Apple history: Apple introduces its biggest iMac G4 yet

November 18, 2003: Apple debuts its 20-inch iMac G4, the company’s biggest flat-panel all-in-one computer ever. The introduction makes an already superb Mac even better. Somehow, though, the additional screen real estate makes the new Mac weigh twice as much as the 17-inch model. The iMac G4 first shipped in early 2002, making the 20-incher a […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Cult of Mac Magazine: Essential iPhone X tips you need to know, and more!

iPhone X is radically different from every iPhone that came before it. As you strive to get accustomed to life without a Home button, Cult of Mac has rounded up iPhone X tips and tricks that will come in handy. Check out Ste Smith’s video to see nine iPhone X tips to master immediately! In […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

How to get Animojis on any phone (kind of)

Want Animojis on any iPhone? While you need the iPhone X’s TrueDepth sensors to create Apple’s animated emojis, some apps produce results that look very much like Animoji. In the video below, I’ll show you how one of them works. The app is called MrrMrr (which I think is a play on “mirror, mirror,” but […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Cops want Texas church shooter’s iCloud data

Texas Rangers served a search warrant on Apple in hopes of getting data from the iPhone of Sutherland Springs mass shooter Devin Patrick Kelley. Rangers obtained search warrants on Nov. 9 for files stored on Kelley’s iPhone SE, which was found with him after he took his own life following a high-speed chase. The warrant […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Week’s best Apple deals: Save a bundle on a MacBook Pro bundle

We turned up a couple of great deals on MacBooks this week. Plus, there’s an inexpensive iPhone battery case and a storybook app to get you in the holiday spirit! All in this week’s roundup of the best Apple deals. 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar bundle for $1,799 If you’ve been thinking about getting […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Give the kids the gift of wireless cat-ear headphones this Christmas

Parenting can be especially difficult at this time of year. One wrong move, and your family’s holiday is shattered by the absence of this year’s impossible-to-get Furby. In contrast, the MindKoo Cat Ear Wireless Headphones are the perfect gift to please everyone. Designed for kids, these quality headphones feature fun feline ears that your pre-teens […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

ROK Mobile Offering 3 Months of Unlimited for $99

ROK Mobile has rolled out a new promotional rate plan that includes three months of unlimited service for $99. The offer is available to new customers only. After the three-month period ends, the plan reverts to the normal monthly rate of $45. ROK Mobile is an MVNO that offers service on AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon. Customers can select which carrier they wish to use when they sign up for ROK…