Don't-Miss Stories

00 intro

The Week in iPad Cases: Travel light with Case Logic’s new carrying case

This week’s roundup of new iPad case features a number of folio options from OtterBox, Pelican, Targus, and Kensington, a kid-friendly alternative from Khomo, and much more.

apple watch font size2

Do you need to care if Apple changes its system font? (Spoiler: Nah.)

If Apple does change iOS and OS X's system font to San Francisco to match the Apple Watch, the font itself is only half the story.

ipadair2 schultz thickness

Split-screen mode could be a huge selling point for the rumored iPad Pro

Could side-by-side apps, or even multiple views of the same app, be enough to shake the iPad line out of its recent sales slump?

icloud security primary 100412912 large

Apple restores iCloud after global disruption hinders services

Apple said the issue, the cause of which is still unknown, hit 40 percent of its users.

apple maps ios 8

Reports: Apple Maps to finally add transit directions in iOS 9

A long-awaited feature is rumored to be on deck for WWDC.

quizup primary

Meet the new QuizUp, an addicting trivia game and social network

The popular app now has a new look, a desktop version, and a Reddit-style forum.

amazonprimenow

Amazon adds local groceries and meals to one-hour Prime Now delivery service

The service will first be available in Manhattan, with other cities coming soon

ios mail change arvchive button to trash gmail main

Make the most of Mail for iOS with these 8 powerful tips

Learn how to see more of your messages from Mail's inbox view, zip directly to your draft messages, manage mail recipients with your fingertip, get special alerts whenever (say) your boss sends you a mission-critical email, and more.

accessories lede

The Week in iOS Accessories: Even more accessories for Apple Watch

Apple's latest product has spurred a new race among third-party developers: To find out who can make the most essential accompaniment to the Apple Watch.

mindmeld on fetch2

Fetch and MindMeld debut the first AI-powered Apple Watch app

On-demand personal shopping app Fetch has integrated "Siri on steroids" artificial intelligence technology to recognize voice commands on the Apple Watch faster and more intuitively.

applehomekit primary

iOS 9 may include a HomeKit hub called Home

The next version of iOS and an overhauled Apple TV could put HomeKit over the finish line.

nsa

Apple, Google, and other tech giants ask Senate to pass NSA reform bill

The USA Freedom Act was earlier passed by the House of Representatives.

Podcast: The app economy is amazing and terrible

Glenn and Susie are joined by Roman Loyola and Caitlin McGarry to talk about those apps that deliver all kinds of goods and services to your door. Are they lifesavers, or are they ruining everything?