Google will fix iPhone ‘bug’ that allows unlimited photo storage


Google won't let original photos go free.
Photo: Apple

Google has confirmed it plans to fix a “bug” that gives iPhone owners unlimited high-resolution photo storage.

Some users believed the issue was actually a feature that could save Google “millions of dollars” in cloud storage. But Google has says it is unintended and it is working on a fix.

2020 will deliver Apple’s ‘most impressive hardware’ in years


An Apple Glasses concept by Taeyeon Kim shows how Apple AR glasses might look.
Next year could bring Apple's long-rumored AR glasses.
Concept: Taeyeon Kim

2020 will be the year Apple unveils its “most impressive hardware in some time,” according to a new report.

Alongside big upgrades for iPhone, Apple Watch and Mac, Cupertino also is expected to deliver its first augmented reality glasses. And they could kick-start an AR revolution.

This virtually unbreakable 3-in-1 charging hub does it all


Lightweight, portable, and virtually unbreakable.
Photo: Elago

If you need a charging hub that you can take with you everywhere, you want one that’s going to survive every trip. And you want one that charges all your devices simultaneously.

What you really want is the Elago 3-in-1 charging hub. It tops up your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods — and it’s virtually unbreakable. It’s also a steal at just $30 with free shipping.

Save up to $249 on the newest iPad Pro [Deals & Steals]


And get half off a super-sharp monitor from Dell.
Photos: Apple, Dell, Anker

Amazon’s massive price cuts on the 2018 iPad Pro are back, with up to $249 off some models for a limited time. Prices start at just $647 for an 11-inch model with 64GB of storage — that’s a generous $125 off the usual price.

Today’s Deals & Steals roundup also includes $50 off Apple’s new Powerbeats Pro headphones, $5 off a Lightning cable three-pack, and 17% off Anker’s excellent 5-in-1 USB-C hub that works wonderfully with MacBooks.

Plus, you can get half off a highly rated 24-inch monitor from Dell.

Apple signs Fargo writer for multiyear TV+ deal


Apple TV+ may not have left it too late after all.
Monica Beletsky has also worked on Friday Night Lights and Parenthood.
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Apple signed Fargo writer and producer Monica Beletsky to a multiyear Apple TV+ deal. She reportedly will develop a new series exclusively for the upcoming streaming service.

Beletsky is also working on two films for Hello Sunshine, the production company owned by Reese Witherspoon, who stars in Apple’s exclusive news-biz drama The Morning Show.

‘AirPods Pro’ with noise cancellation could debut this month


AirPods 2 pairing with iPhone
Hold onto your wallets!
Photo: Ian Fuchs/Cult of Mac

Apple is expected to deliver pricier “AirPods Pro” with noise cancellation later this month, according to a new report.

Images of the buds were leaked by Apple in an iOS 13.2 beta earlier this month. They are expected to offer multiple listening modes and could cost around $100 more than the regular models.

Apple TV+ original Dickinson premieres in New York


The cast of Dickinson at its Brooklyn premiere.
Photo: Apple

Apple this week premiered Dickinson, an original show coming to Apple TV+, at St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn, New York.

The half-hour comedy series based on rebellious young poet Emily Dickinson will be available November 1. It is the second show Apple has premiered this week following For All Mankind.

Photoshop for iPad will ship without some key features


But it will still be here in 2019.
Photo: Apple

Adobe is finally close to bringing real Photoshop to iPad. But before you get too excited, you should know that the first version of the app will ship without some key features.

Early testers have described the current state of Photoshop as “rudimentary,” according to a new report. It seems it won’t be replacing its desktop counterpart anytime soon.