While expectations might be that Apple is planning to host an event sometime in October, that hasn’t happened yet. But that just meant Microsoft got to fill in.

Another week, another list of the top stories over the last week here at iDownloadblog. If you were unable to keep tabs on all the breaking news, tips, and more that popped up this week, we’ve put together a nice roundup to get you up to speed.

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News

Pandora gave its app a major redesign

Activision launches Call of Duty: Mobile

Apple celebrates The Big Draw with Today at Apple sessions

The upcoming Apple TV+ series Swagger will star Winston Duke

Tim Cook discusses Apple TV+ competition and iPhone 11 pricing

Apple is making sure Siri plays nicer with third-party messaging apps

Microsoft announces Surface Pro 7 and Surface Laptop 3

Microsoft unveils the Surface Neo with two screens and Windows 10X

Microsoft shows off its dual-screen Surface Duo smartphone

Microsoft’s Surface Earbuds will take on the AirPods

Apple seeds first iOS 13.2 beta with Deep Fusion camera feature

iOS 13.2 hints at oft-rumored noise cancelling AirPods

The iPhone SE 2 may look a lot like an iPhone 8

Majority of surveyed Netflix subscribers aren’t hopping ship to Apple TV+

Apple acquires a motion capture company called IKinema

Rumored 16-inch MacBook Pro may feature a 96W USB-C power adapter

An early look at the UI for Apple’s HomeKit Secure Video in iOS 13

Accessories

The best fabric cases for the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro

DoBox Pro will turn your iPad Pro into a laptop and a docking station

Apps & tutorials

How to use the App Store on Apple Watch

How to use Safari download manager in iOS

How to flag emails with different colors in Mail for iOS

How to use the overhauled Reminders app

How to disable auto play video previews on Apple TV

How to attach documents to Calendar events on iOS

How to restrict a user in the Instagram app

How to schedule automatic payments for your Apple Card

How to change the speed of a video in iMovie

Retro Review: Geometry Dash

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