MacRumors reports that lower storage options in new iMacs are soldered to the Logic Board

Server MacRumors.com found interesting information about new, just released 5K iMacs. If you purchase option with lower storage – under 4 TB – your SSD is soldered to Logic Board. If you purchase 4 TB or 8 TB storage option, there is a flash storage expansion board, which is attached to a connector on the Logic Board. This… Read More »

No public beta today :-(

I’m betatester of iPadOS 14 and yesterday, a developer beta 4 was released. I expected new public beta today, but… nothing. No new public beta available. I was browsing prominent Apple webs, no sign about new public betas. This year, public betas were released always day after developer betas since second developer betas (except macOS Big Sur), but… Read More »

Dark Sky for Android is shutting down after Apple’s acquisition

Dak Sky is a weather service, like AccuWeather or our official local Slovak SHMU. As you may notice in your weather app (if multiple sources are supported) or on services’ websites, weather forecasts are slightly different. It’s on you to find the right one. I’m using CARROT Weather with optionally downloaded data from the Dark Sky for weather… Read More »

Apple updated macOS, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS and tvOS

Apple just updated all of its major operating systems and new 13.4.8 update for HomePod. Apple says it’s just general improvements for stability and quality update. New iOS update also brought FaceTime to United Arab Emirates, but not officially yet, because you need to set other region (source of info: macrumors.com). FaceTime was in the past also banned… Read More »

Apple updated macOS, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS and tvOS

Apple just updated all of its operating systems. As for macOS Catalina, it’s “just” Supplemental Update, but the other ones got new version numbers. On iOS and iPadOS, it patches the unc0ver jailbreaking tool vulnerability which worked on iOS and iPadOS. watchOS update also fixed security issues. As for tvOS, no new major features were found. As usual,… Read More »

Apple updated macOS

Apple just updated macOS Catalina and released a security update for older macOS Mojave and macOS High Sierra. The ‌macOS Catalina‌ 10.15.5 update introduces a new Battery Health Management feature for Mac notebooks. It also shows battery condition described by word, like “Normal”. Batteries are less effective as they are aging, and like on iPhones and iPads, Apple… Read More »

Apple updated iOS, iPadOS and tvOS

Apple just updated its operating systems for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV. It’s a health update mostly about COVID-19 disease and bug fixes. This update introduces the Exposure Notification API created by Apple and Google, which is designed to allow public health authorities to create COVID-19 contact tracing apps with the aim of slowing the spread of the… Read More »

Why I stopped playing Real Racing 3?

I remember times of my first iPads. What about racing games? Some game with good graphics where I can control my car and to compete with other players? iPads are good for such games. I found very popular game called Real Racing 3. Yes, it was fun in the beginning, but later, it turned into disaster. It’s classic… Read More »