Apple Discontinues iPod, Mobile Gaming Icon, After 22 Years

photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Pour one out for every kid who one-strapped a backpack in middle school, as they’re likely in mourning today. With Apple’s discontinuation of the 7th-generation iPod Touch, announced yesterdayit’s official: the iPod is dead. Ostensibly, the iPod was a music device, meant to digitize song libraries and move listeners away … Read more

All the New Android Features Announced at Google I/O 2022

Google took the stage at this year’s I/O event for about two hours, announcing new and exciting products like Pixel 6a, Pixel 7, and the Pixel Watch. While hardware tends to steal the show at these events, the team certainly didn’t gloss over Android: between fresh Android 13 features and general Android updates, Google had … Read more

Apple’s Director of Machine Learning Resigns Due to Return to Office Work

Apple’s director of machine learning, Ian Goodfellow, has resigned from his role a little over four years after he joined the company after previously being one of Google’s top AI employees, according to The Verges Zoe Schiffer. Goodfellow reportedly broke the news to staff in an email, saying his resignation is in part due to … Read more

Apple Gifts Mac Studio, Studio Display, and More to Aspiring Videographers

Apple recently teamed up with YouTuber Jared Polin to offer a “dream studio” to a young, aspiring photographer and videographer named Cam Blumberg. Polin, who runs the photography website From Knows Photocaptured the touching moment on video. Polin invited Blumberg to his studio for a supposed tour, but he ended up surprising him with a … Read more

How to Record Video When Protesting, Pulled Over, or in Danger

There are numerous situations where you might want to quickly record a video on your phone without it actually looking like you’re recording a video on your phone, whether you’re looking to stay safe in a vulnerable situation, protesting in a country that doesn’t necessarily want to see anyone protesting, or keeping law enforcement accountable. … Read more

Apple Watch Series 8 Might Have Body Temperature Tracking

The next Apple Watch could finally add body temperature monitoring. photo: Victoria Song / Gizmodo One of the most nerve-wracking parts of trying to conceive or figuring out if you’re sick is tracking your body temperature. The next Apple Watch might help with this annoying, repetitive, and emotionally laborious task. According to a mix of … Read more

‘After Steve’ Examines the Tensions That Led to Jony Ive’s Departure From Apple

Tripp Mickle, a technology reporter who recently moved from The Wall Street Journal to The New York Timesis releasing a new book on Apple this week, entitled “After Steve: How Apple Became a Trillion-Dollar Company and Lost Its Soul,” and an adapted excerpt of the book was shared today that provides a look at the … Read more

Jony Ive’s exit from Apple caused by company culture changes and growing frustration

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s former design chief Jony Ive left the iPhone maker burnt out and tired in the wake of CEO Tim Cook’s numerous structural changes, an article … Read more

Apple’s Self Repair Program toolkit – Hands on with what’s inside

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s 79 pounds iPhone Self Repair Program toolkit is on our test bench. Here’s what’s inside the hefty repair package. Apple’s self-service repair portal has just … Read more

5 Things to Check Before Selling or Trading in an Old Phone

When it’s time to upgrade your phone, you can substantially cut down on the cost of a new handset by either trading in or selling your old one. Before you part ways with your older smartphone, though, you need to run through some quick and simple checks to make sure you’re taking all of your … Read more