Cult of Mac Magazine: Everything Apple unveiled this week, and more!

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There was a lot to unpack in Apple’s two-hour long keynote, so we’ve broken down the highlights on all the new products.
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Apple’s first ever keynote at the Steve Jobs Theater last Tuesday was one for the ages as the company took the wraps off some of its most innovative products ever. There was a lot to unpack in Apple’s two-hour long keynote, so we’ve broken down the highlights on all the new products.

In this week’s issue of Cult of Mac Magazine, you’ll find those stories and more. Get the latest on the new iPhone X, iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3. And discover how to buy iPhone X without breaking the bank. Get your free subscription to Cult of Mac Magazine from iTunes. Or read on for this week’s top stories.

Cult of Mac Magazine, Issue 210

iphone XEverything Apple unveiled at iPhone X keynote
There was a lot to unpack in Apple’s two-hour long keynote, so we’ve broken down the highlights on all the new products.

iphone xiPhone X revolutionizes the smartphone
iPhone X sports a stunning edge-to-edge Super Retina display, advanced facial recognition, wireless charging, and lots, lots more. Forget about everything else; this is the smartphone you’ll want next.

iphone 8 plusiPhone 8 brings awesome new features at cheaper price
Apple unveiled two new iPhones, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, which are essentially the sequels to last year’s models, only without as many whiz-bang features as the iPhone X.

apple watchApple Watch Series 3 is the wearable we’ve been waiting for
Apple Watch Series 3 appears to pack all the features fans have wanted in an Apple wearable since the original was unveiled over two years ago

apple tvApple TV 4K brings Ultra HD streaming
Apple’s fifth generation Apple TV, a.k.a. Apple TV 4K, will start shipping to customers on September 22.

apple surprises7 ways Apple surprised us
Today’s iPhone X event was the most-spoiled Apple event ever, but Tim Cook and Co. still managed to whip out a few awesome surprises for the faithful.

iphone x dockPros and cons of wireless charging
The new iPhone 8 and iPhone X support “wireless” charging. That is, you can toss them onto a charging mat instead of plugging in a Lightning cable.

face id jokesTwitter’s best jokes about Face ID and iPhone X
Tim Cook calls the iPhone X and its Face ID system the “future of the smartphone.” We call it the current face of funny on Twitter.

iphone xShould you wait longer and pay more for iPhone X?
Check out our in-depth comparison, which pits iPhone X against its more familiar, more affordable sibling, iPhone 8.

apple watch 3Series 3 vs. Series 1?
Find out right here in our 2017 Apple Watch comparison, which will help you decide which option is the best for you.

iphone portraitiPhone X camera is like a mini photo studio
The standout feature on these new iPhone X camera is Portrait Lighting, and today we’ll take a look at why it’s so amazing.

youtubeHow to download YouTube videos directly to iPhone
Today we’re going to see how to use Apple’s amazing Workflow app to download a YouTube video to your iPhone, then save it to your Camera Roll.

iphone xHow to buy iPhone X without breaking bank
iPhone X is Apple’s most expensive smartphone to date, with the cheapest 64GB model priced at $999, and the 256GB model priced at $1,149.

bezels & bytesApple Watch just got way more stylish
Ladies, take note: Now’s the time to up your style game for fall with beautiful Apple Watch bands designed for women by women.

wireless headphonesThese wireless headphones are high-tech chic
These wireless headphones from TRNDlabs look like something you’d find in Spock’s glovebox.

iphone 8Win a free iPhone 8
Get ahead of the iDevice envy, and enter to win a free iPhone 8.

faviconsNeat app finally brings site icons to Safari tabs
Faviconographer is a standalone app from iOS and Mac developer Daniel Alm, the maker time tracking app Timing.