Concept: What if the notch were to eventually make its way to the Apple Watch?

It could be any day now. The notch is inescapable. It’s making its way to any and every device is can. The new MacBook Pro didn’t need a notch, it’s there primarily for aesthetics. via Technology and News Today

The home theater gear worth gifting this year (even if the giftee is you)

So you’ve got all the gifts you need for the kids, your family and the friends who really matter. But it’s been a tough year, surely you deserve some joy as well. Maybe it’s time to upgrade that HDTV to a 4K OLED, or to finally move on from using sad TV speakers. via Technology and News Today

A mummy discovered in a vast burial ground of Egypt’s pharaohs could change how ancient history is understood

An Egyptian mummy embalmed with advanced techniques is believed to be much older than initially thought. The discovery suggests sophisticated mummification skills were used 1,000 years earlier than previously believed. via Technology and News Today

Spike’s Live-Action Cowboy Bebop Name Change Explains An Anime Mystery

Netflix’s live-action Cowboy Bebop adaptation explains a mystery surrounding Spike Spiegel in the anime; here’s the significance of the name change. The live-action Netflix adaptation of Cowboy Bebop solves a long-running mystery surrounding the name of the anime’s main character, Spike Spiegel. via Technology and News Today

Apple releases tvOS 15.1.1 for Apple TV users

One week after the release of tvOS 15.1 to the public, Apple today is rolling out tvOS 15.1.1 to Apple TV users. Apple released tvOS 15.1 to the public last week, bringing a handful of notable new features including SharePlay, upgrades for HomePod compatibility, and more. via Technology and News Today

Apple executives discuss how the M1 Pro, M1 Max were developed

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How to upgrade your iCloud account to iCloud+

You need a paid iCloud subscription to access some of the features introduced in the latest versions of iOS and iPadOS. Unveiled with iOS/iPadOS 15, iCloud+ is an enhanced upgrade to iCloud that adds privacy and security options such as iCloud Private Relay and Hide My Email. via Technology and News Today

Apple M1 Max First Impressions: A MacBook Pro that’s actually ‘Pro’

All product photography by DL Cade. Two weeks ago, Apple unveiled a pair of MacBook Pros that are characteristically un-Apple – and we mean that in the best way possible. Ever since 2016, Macs have been getting thinner, sleeker and more frustrating. via Technology and News Today