May 24, 2022

Apple Quietly Extends AirPods Pro Repair Program That Addresses Crackling/Static

Back in October of 2020, Apple introduced a service program to deal with AirPods Pro concerns that could trigger them to experience fixed, crackling noises, or issues with Active Sound Cancellation. At the time, Apple stated the program would cover the AirPods Pro for 2 years after the retail sale of the unit.

Apple has actually now extended the program, silently upgrading the accompanying assistance file back at the beginning of October. As kept in mind on Reddit, the “Additional Information” area of the page now keeps in mind that the program will cover afflicted AirPods Pro for 3 years after the very first retail sale of the unit, up from the initial 2 years.

Clients who bought AirPods at launch in 2019 will now be covered until October 2022 must this problem appear, and those who purchased in 2020 before the repaired version in October 2020 came out can get repair work till 2023.

Malfunctioning AirPods Pro that need repair work show the following issues:

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Crackling or static noises that increase in loud environments, with workout or while talking on the phone
Active Noise Cancellation not working as anticipated, such as a loss of bass noise, or an increase in background sounds, such as street or airplane sound

The program applies only to the AirPods Pro and not the AirPods or the AirPods Max.

Affected AirPods were manufactured before October 2020, and those who have AirPods Pro experiencing problems can bring them to Apple or an Apple Authorized Service Provider for service free of charge. Apple says that the AirPods Pro will be analyzed prior to service to validate that theyre qualified for the program. AirPods Pro earbuds demonstrating the concern (left, right, or both) will be replaced.

Apple Reveals New Night Mode Photo Feature Exclusive to iPhone 11 Series

Apple today announced the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and the iPhone 11 Max, brand new models that boast enhanced cams, and particularly, a dramatic brand-new Night Mode photo function.
In 2015, Google presented its outstanding Night Sight video camera mode, a software-based function that allows users to take comprehensive photos in dark environments utilizing Google Pixel smartphones. Apples brand-new Night …

Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak Discuss iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, Privacy, Shortcuts on Mac, and More

As is custom, Apple executives Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak signed up with Daring Fireballs John Gruber in an episode of The Talk Show to go over a number of statements that Apple made over this weeks WWDC, consisting of iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, and a large focus around privacy.
Federighi starts the discussion going over the common architecture, now thanks to Apple silicon, across all of …

Serif Updates Affinity Photo, Designer, and Publisher With New Tools and Functions

Serif today announced across-the-board updates for its popular suite of Affinity imaginative apps, including Affinity Photo, Affinity Designer, and the Apple award-winning Affinity Publisher for Mac, all of which were among the very first expert imaginative suites to be enhanced for Apples new M1 chip.
” After another year which saw record varieties of individuals switching to Affinity, its interesting to …

Apple and Corellium Agree on Settlement to Bring Lawsuit to an End

Apple this week dropped its long-standing suit versus Corellium, the security research company that offers security scientists with a replica of the iOS os, allowing them to locate possible security exploits within Apples mobile os, The Washington Post reports.
Apple submitted a claim versus Corellium in 2019, claiming the security business was infringing …

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YouTube Discontinuing 3rd-Generation Apple TV App, AirPlay Still Available

YouTube is preparing to stop supporting its YouTube app on the third-generation Apple television designs, where YouTube has actually long been offered as a channel choice.
A 9to5Mac reader received a message about the upcoming app discontinuation, which is set to take place in March.Starting early March, the YouTube app will no longer be available on Apple TV (3rd generation). You can still see YouTube on …

Apple Releases Redesigned Apple Television Remote App for iPhone

Apple today launched an all new Apple television Remote app for the iPhone, which is utilized to manage the fourth-generation Apple TV together with older Apple TV models. Revealed at WWDC, the new Remote app has been available for designers because June and was released to the public this afternoon.
The brand-new Remote app, which connects to an Apple Television via Bluetooth, simulates the precise design of the physical …

macOS 12 Monterey Beta 5 Reveals Updated iWork Icons

Apple is dealing with updated icons for the macOS versions of its iWork apps, according to images found by MacRumors. The new icons are included in the framework of macOS 12 Monterey beta 5 that handles the display of partnership links in apps such as iMessage.
Pages, Numbers, and Keynote icons found in macOS Monterey The images of the new macOS iWork icons for Pages, Numbers, and …

Apple Makes OS X Lion and Mountain Lion Free to Download

Apple recently dropped the $19.99 cost for OS X Lion and Mountain Lion, making the older Mac updates totally free to download, reports Macworld.
Apple has actually kept OS X 10.7 Lion and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion readily available for customers who have machines restricted to the older software, but up until just recently, Apple was charging $19.99 to get download codes for the updates.
As of last week, these updates no …