Apple is facing a new class action lawsuit, levied today by customers in California who are unhappy that their iPhones and iPads were replaced with refurbished devices under Apple's AppleCare or AppleCare+ warranty plan. Filed by Vicky Maldonado and Joanne McRight, the lawsuit, first shared by Cult of Mac, accuses Apple of failing to provide ...continue reading Apple Facing Class Action Lawsuit for Offering Refurbished Replacement Devices Under AppleCare+

Apple released its latest annual environmental report yesterday, and some of the numbers included reveal just how much the company is able to recover from old devices. Business Insider notes that Apple was able to recover over 61 million pounds of steel, aluminum, glass, and other materials from its computers and iPhones. Included in that ...continue reading Apple's Recycling Initiatives Recover $40 Million in Gold

Apple unleashes new betas for everything A new iOS 9 beta is here.Photo: Apple Developers received a fresh batch of new beta software from Apple this morning for pretty much every device Apple makes. The first betas for iOS 9.3.2, watchOS 2.2.1, tvOS 9.2.1 and OS X 10.11.5 were all seeded to developers today, bringing ...continue reading Apple unleashes new betas for everything

This Apple TV gaming controller takes you to console heaven [Reviews] Game like a pro on your Apple TV with the Nimbus gaming controller.Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac A few weeks ago, I found myself at the local Apple Store chatting to a sales associate who was demonstrating the SteelSeries Nimbus gaming controller. I had a ...continue reading This Apple TV gaming controller takes you to console heaven [Reviews]

Apple might finally let you delete unwanted iOS apps Get ready to delete your unwanted Apple apps.Photo: Sam Mills/Cult of Mac Get ready to say goodbye to that folder on your iPhone holding all the stock iOS apps you never use. Code found in iTunes suggests Apple finally plans to give iPhone and iPad users ...continue reading Apple might finally let you delete unwanted iOS apps

Remote Play has arrived on Mac and PC. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android Sony’s latest PlayStation 4 update has arrived, bringing Remote Play to Mac and PC for the first time. This awesome feature lets you enjoy your favorite PS4 games while you’re in another room, or even away from home — and it’s super ...continue reading How to play PlayStation 4 games on Mac and PC

Now’s your chance to learn how to develop for Apple TV [Deals] It's time to start writing Apple TV apps.Photo: Cult of Mac Deals Apple TV keeps getting better and better, meaning there are more and more reasons to learn to develop for this increasingly popular platform. Even if you’ve never programmed a day in ...continue reading Now’s your chance to learn how to develop for Apple TV [Deals]

Wireless EarPods concept will make you miss tangled headphones Wave goodbye to the headphone jack!Photo: Rob LeFebvre/Cult of Mac Apple is widely rumored to be ditching its 3.5mm headphone jack connector for the iPhone 7 — in the process doing away with its long-standing white EarPods for a next generation set of either wireless or Lightning ...continue reading Wireless EarPods concept will make you miss tangled headphones

Leave Instagram behind with AfterLight’s massive toolset You'll be the envy of all your Instagram buddies with AfterLight's amazing set of tools.Photo: Rob LeFebvre/Cult of Mac Instagram has a fair amount of filters, but boy everyone uses them all the time. You know a photo’s come from the photo-sharing social network when you can call ...continue reading Leave Instagram behind with AfterLight’s massive toolset

FBI: It’s ‘too early’ to tell if gunman’s iPhone contains useful evidence Was hacking the San Bernardino iPhone worth it?Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac The FBI’s campaign against Apple has been called its biggest PR disaster in history, but were its efforts to hack the San Bernardino iPhone worth it? In the FBI’s own words, it’s ...continue reading FBI: It’s ‘too early’ to tell if gunman’s iPhone contains useful evidence