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Headlines

Apple Inc. is preparing to release a trio of new smartphones later this year: the largest iPhone ever, an upgraded handset the same size as the current iPhone X and a less expensive model with some of the flagship phone’s key features.

The company is advertising for doctors, health coaches and “designers” to create a program to promote healthy behavior.

News

Vulkan—the open, cross-platform GPU API from the Khronos Group, the industry body that also develops OpenGL—is available on Windows, Linux, Android, the Nintendo Switch, and cloud systems, but it has one sizeable gap: none of Apple’s platforms support it.

Apple has given a straight-to-series order to a psychological thriller series that M. Night Shyamalan will executive produce.

Sources say iPhone X and iPhone 8 can already be unlocked via Israeli company Cellebrite, one of America’s favorite contractors.

Reviews

iMac Pro. Turns out it’s not a trap. It’s pretty damn good.

The lifespan is thus estimated at the time between now and Q3 2013 or 17 quarters or about 4 years and three months.

I wrote this short piece on the current state of apps on my iPhone. People started sharing their home screens and I was blown away. The full list can be seen here. Here are a few that I ❤️.

Rumors

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 26 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we cover Apple’s granted patent titled “Dual display equipment with enhanced visibility and suppressed reflections.”

Others

Starting today, skiers and snowboarders can use Apple Watch Series 3 to track new metrics via updates to apps available in the App Store.

When Albert Salvador, Cupertino’s city building official, visited Apple’s famous new spaceship building last year, he worried that people would walk into the cafeteria’s glass walls because they couldn’t distinguish them from the equally clear automatic doors.

Finally

Apple will never have a very good idea of where WatchKit needs to improve if they’re not using it. But this sweet solution is the only choice anyone else has to make Apple Watch apps.

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