Top stories of the week: 16-inch MacBook Pro hints, noise canceling AirPods rumors, Google Pixel 4, and more

Top Stories of the Week

With October winding down, we take a look back at the news and more from the last week.

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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Apple has epic goals for its upcoming Apple TV+ series See

Ming-Chi Kuo expects the “iPhone SE 2” to start at $399

Apple’s Safari web browser sends some data to Tencent in China

Apple clarifies what Safari data is being sent to Tencent

Jason Sudeikis will star in Ted Lasso comedy series for Apple TV+

Apple Pay expands to new banks in Austria, Germany, and The Netherlands

Apple TV app rolls out for Roku devices

Apple Card does report to the major credit bureaus

Apple and Beats launch the new Solo Pro wireless headphones

Google unveils the truly wireless Pixel Buds headphones

Goldman Sachs CEO is very happy with the Apple Card launch

iOS 13.1.3 patches even more bugs

The road to Apple TV+’s November 1 launch wasn’t the smoothest

League of Legends: Wild Rift is a mobile game from the popular franchise

The Sky is Everywhere is coming to Apple TV+

Netflix seems downright excited about upcoming launch of Apple TV+ and Disney+

Disney+ unveils its launch lineup with over 600 tweets

Some pretty big security flaws in Samsung’s Galaxy S10 and Google’s Pixel 4

The noise canceling AirPods may launch before the end of October

macOS Catalina is hinting at a 16-inch redesigned MacBook Pro

Some U.S. lawmakers are not happy about Apple’s latest antics in China

Apple adds four new games to Apple Arcade


Check out the expensive Element Case Black Ops Elite for the iPhone 11

Review: Satechi M1 Mouse

Apps & tutorials

The iDownloadblog iOS app has been updated!

How to set up restrictions in the Music and TV apps on Mac

Apple Arcade Review: Tangle Tower

How to use picture-in-picture in QuickTime Player on Mac

How to rate clips in iMovie as favorites or rejected on Mac

How to import songs and audio in GarageBand

The best news apps for the Apple Watch

How to create and manage a playlist in Apple TV app for Mac

How to restrict or only allow certain websites on Mac with Screen Time

Retro Review: Cut The Rope

Check out List, Neoncam, My Spot, and other apps this week

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