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Apple Pay Is on Pace to Account for 10% of All Global Card Transactions

Headlines

Apple Pay is getting more attention—including from competition watchdogs.

Apple Inc. violated California law when it failed to pay employees for time they spend waiting for mandatory bag and iPhone searches at the end of their shifts, the California Supreme Court ruled.

News

Apple doesn’t have a great record in antenna design, and all eyes will be on the big-time connection speeds expected from this year’s iPhone.

Apple today has officially stopped signing iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3. This means that users can no longer downgrade from iOS 13.3.1 to iOS 13.3. iOS 13.3.1 was released last month with improvements to Screen Time and the Mail app.

Reviews

For the first time, Apple’s methods of reading emails containing potentially illegal material are revealed. The company is proving a lot more helpful to the U.S. government than thought.

2019 Mac Pro + 1.5TB of RAM = the Ultimate Google Chrome Machine? I take it head to head with 6,000 tabs and showcase what that much RAM is actually good for…

Since last June I’ve edited just about every episode of The Incomparable on my iPad Pro using Ferrite Recording Studio and an Apple Pencil.

Rumors

Finally

I wrote SwitchGlass and Front and Center to satisfy my own needs. I run both apps all day, every day on my Mac. I’ve been a professional programmer for almost 25 years, but until this year, I’d never written anything for my favorite platform.