Today, Apple announced their October 27th special event. This has been expected for a while, so we know that it will be entirely focused on Mac. However, the new MacBook Pro will be at the center of the stage. There is also a strong likelihood that there will be a refreshed MacBook Air as well as iMacs, in addition to the possible removal of the 11" MacBook Air. It is also likely that the fully wireless AirPods will be released on the day of the event. Here is a full guide of what to expect.
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On Wednesday, Apple dropped the first iOS 10.1 beta to developers. This update does include bug fixes but is more for the iPhone 7 plus .As promised, it includes the new Portrait mode on the iPhone 7 Plus, which recognizes the background of an image and adds a depth-of-field blur effect in real time, similar to a DSLR. Here are some photos side-by-side with the blur effect on and off.
As you can see, the blur or portrait mode is extremely helpful for pointing out what you want to be the centerpiece of the picture. And it just overall looks great.
-Jonathan B and Erik N
A MacBook Pro refresh has been long awaited, and the end of 2016 is likely to see it. However, the new MacBook Pro won't just be receiving a design change; it will be receiving a complete overhaul from power to functionality. If you want an idea of just what we'll be seeing in the fall, here is a full rumors roundup of the 2016 MacBook Pro.
Building a great app is not all about looks or functionality, it’s also about how well it performs. Although hardware specifications of mobile devices are improving at a rapid pace, apps that perform poorly, stutter at every screen transition or scrolls like a slideshow can ruin the experience of its user and become a cause of frustration. In this article we will see how to measure performance of an iOS app and tune it for efficiency. For the purpose of this article, we will build a simple app with a long list of images and texts.
New iPad Pro released with new design, no home button, FaceID, A12X Bionic Chip, and USB-C
Long-awaited Mac mini released with updated specs and Space Gray finish
New MacBook Air released with modern design, Retina display, and Thunderbolt 3 ports