How to preorder the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro

Apple announced a fleet of new products at its “California Streaming” event. Chief among them — you guessed it — was the iPhone 13. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/22665165/apple-iphone-13-preorder-how-to-buy-price-release-date

Apple announces release date for watchOS 8

Apple is releasing the next version of its smartwatch operating system, watchOS 8, on September 20th. The company first introduced the new free update at WWDC 2021 and has been testing it in public beta over the summer alongside iOS 15, iPadOS 15, and macOS Monterey. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/14/22667046/apple-watchos-8-feature-release-date

Apple announces release date for iOS 15 and iPadOS 15

Apple says it’s releasing iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, on September 20th. The company announced the new free operating system updates at WWDC 2021 earlier in June, and offered public betas over the summer. Both of the new versions of iOS and iPadOS offer a grab bag of features. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/14/22666881/apple-ios-ipados-15-features-release-date-update

Apple’s iPhone 13 Pro is the first iPhone with 1TB of storage

Apple announced its new iPhone 13 Pro handset today during the company’s California Streaming event. It’s the first iPhone to ship with 1TB of storage as an option, allowing owners to store double the maximum capacity of 512GB on the regular iPhone 13. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/14/22673600/iphone-13-1-tera-storage-memory-price-apple

iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max announced with high refresh rate 120Hz displays

Apple has officially announced the high-end part of the iPhone 13 lineup: the iPhone 13 Pro and 13 Pro Max. It’s got a faster A15 Bionic chip, three all-new cameras, and an improved display with up to a 120Hz ProMotion high refresh rate display that can go as bright as 1,000 nits. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/14/22666884/iphone-13-pro-max-specs-price-release-date-cameras

Apple Fitness+ adds Group Workouts so you can exercise with friends via SharePlay

Apple’s fitness subscription service will soon make it easier for you to take a virtual class with friends and family. The new feature, dubbed Group Workouts, will arrive on Apple Fitness+ later this fall and it will be powered by Apple’s SharePlay feature in iOS 15. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/apple-fitness-plus-adds-group-workouts-so-you-can-exercise-with-friends-via-share-play-174529068.html

The Apple Watch Series 7 has a brand-new look

The Apple Watch Series 7 looks a little different than its predecessors. The display now goes virtually to the edge of the case. That means a slick new look for some watchfaces. The new Series 7 looks more like its bigger iPhone siblings than the bulbous and iconic rectangle of old. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/14/22667395/apple-watch-series-7-price-specs-redesign-announcement

All-new iPad Mini announced with 5G, USB-C, and larger 8.3-inch display

Apple has announced its all-new iPad Mini. It features a new enclosure with narrower bezels and rounded corners. The big news is that it’s larger than the iPad Mini 5 with an 8.3-inch display (up from its predecessor’s 7. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/14/22667216/ipad-mini-6-price-specs-release-date-features-apple

Movies Anywhere is now available on Xbox

After expanding to Samsung TVs earlier in the year, Movies Anywhere, the service that allows you to keep your digital film collection in one place, is now available on Xbox consoles. Starting today, you can download the app on Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/movies-anywhere-xbox-availability-133006757.html

Sonos’ second-get Beam soundbar supports Dolby Atmos

Sonos has sold home theater products for a long time, but the company has made the living room even more of a priority in recent years. It started with the Sonos Beam, a smaller and more affordable version of the flagship Playbar soundbar. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/sonos-beam-2nd-generation-home-theater-soundbar-130053922.html

Beam | The compact smart soundbar for TV, music, and more

Effortlessly enrich your entertainment experience with the latest generation of our compact smart soundbar, now with Dolby Atmos.

Enjoy panoramic sound for shows, movies, and games when the TV is on, and stream music, radio, and more when it’s off. Control is easy with the Sonos app, your remote, via Technology and News Today https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hxCvCJtRJY