Apple TV+’s Servant Premiere: Grade It!

Life as a new parent can be a scary thing, as Sean Turner learns via a shocking twist at the end of Servant‘s series premiere. The Apple TV+ thriller from M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense) and Tony Basgallop (Berlin Station) follows Philadelphia couple Sean (Fantastic 4‘s Toby Kebbell) and his wife, Dorothy (Six Feet Under‘s […]

For All Mankind: Grade the Premiere of Apple TV+’s Alt-History Space Race

RELATED STORIES Upon its Nov. 1 launch, Apple TV+‘s first original series included For All Mankind, which looks at the 1960s space race through the lens of an alternate history. Do you say da or nyet to the new drama? The following recaps only the first of the three episodes released on Nov. 1, followed […]

TVLine Items: Outpost Gets Season 3, Early Apple TV+ Renewals and More

The CW continues to invest in its summer slate, picking up the fantasy-adventure series The Outpost for Season 3, TVLine has officially confirmed. The show, which wrapped its second season on Sept. 26, follows Talon (Jessica Green) and Gwynn (Imogen Waterhouse) as they “prepare for an impending war with the Prime Order,” per the network […]

Joseph Gordon-Levitt to Star in Apple Schoolteacher Drama Mr. Corman

The little kid from 3rd Rock From the Sun is coming back to TV — or, more precisely, Apple TV+. Joseph Gordon-Levitt has signed on to star in Mr. Corman, a drama series in the works for the streamer, our sister site Variety is reporting. Gordon-Levitt will play an elementary school teacher who’s “grappling with […]

TV Streaming Service Guide: Disney+, Netflix, Apple TV+, Hulu and 21 Other Options — What Are Your ‘Must Haves’?

The Streaming TV Apocalypse (#PeakStream?) is nigh — and consumers will be forced to make some tough choices. In the coming months, behemoths such as Apple, Disney and WarnerMedia will enter the marketplace with services to take on the new Big 3 (Netflix, Hulu and Amazon). It’s unlikely that consumers will subscribe to all six, […]

Apple Gearing Up For Cryptocurrency Apps With Cryptokit

Article was originally published on MintDice. Crypto apps have multiplied so much in recent years that there are now thousands of apps available to solve different problems using blockchain technology. Theoretically, these apps should be better than the legacy systems because blockchain technology is faster, more efficient, private and secure. However, as a lot of […]

Apple will repair iPhones with third-party batteries

In a change to its longstanding policy, Apple is apparently repairing iPhones with third-party batteries at its Genius Bars and Apple Authorized Service Providers. This is a about-face from its previous stance, which was to refuse repairs on iPhones with aftermarket batteries. According to MacRumors, which saw a copy of Apple’s internal memo regarding the […]

How Apple and app developers will try to entice you to subscribe, not just pay once

Apple introduces a revised Mac App Store at WWDC 2018 in San Jose, California. (credit: Valentina Palladino) For a while now, Apple has been encouraging app developers to consider subscriptions as a key revenue source, and the company is introducing some new options for developers that it hopes will make the option more attractive. In […]

Inherent security bugs in Apple devices required the use of VPNs

It is hard to imagine that a company with $62.9 billion in revenues over the last quarter of 2019 was unable to find the worst ever bug in iOS history. Rather, it was 14-year old teenage boy. It is called the FaceTime bug that made it possible to monitor audio and video content undetected. It […]

Apple closes two Dallas stores in apparent bid to ward off patent trolls

Enlarge / Apple’s new store will be at the Galleria Dallas. In addition to being a beautiful mall, it’s also outside the reach of the notoriously patent-friendly Eastern District of Texas. (credit: jinjian liang / Flickr) Apple is closing two Apple stores in the northern suburbs of Dallas in an apparent bid to ward off […]