Evan Selleck

Netflix will be getting that less expensive ad-supported option in the future

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Netflix has been around for so long now, some folks might consider it an institution. Others, though, just another streaming option in an ocean of them. Maybe it's the streaming service's age that made executives feel like it didn't need to go the route of an ad-supported option over the years. But, times change, the competition gets fierce, and suddenly you're hoping advertisements can save the day.

Check out the first teaser for Apple TV+ limited series ‘Five Days at Memorial’ starring Vera Farmiga

In September of 2020, news surfaced that Apple TV+ would play host to a new limited series focused on telling the story of the care takers and patients trapped inside a hospital following the catastrophic natural disaster Hurricane Katrina. Things have been pretty quiet about the series since then, but today we finally have an official teaser to share.

Tim Cook says ‘stay tuned’ for some kind of AR product, probably the rumored headset

Apple's CEO, Tim Cook, only has positive things to say about augmented reality, or AR. Which certainly makes sense, because the company has been rumored to be working on an AR headset, or otherwise mixed reality headset, for years. And we might actually be nearing a launch for that product. Especially considering Cook is out there in the wild, directly hinting at such a thing.

iCloud Backup supports LTE and 5G in iOS 16 beta 2

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Even when it comes to the largest of updates from Apple, like with iOS 16 for example, the build up to the public release can sometimes include otherwise small tweaks along the way. That's what we're seeing with the second developer, which the company seeded earlier today. But, even the small changes can leave a big impact.

You can 3D print an iPhone mount to try out macOS Ventura and iOS 16’s Continuity Camera feature before the updates launch

Later this year, when Apple launches the next major updates for iOS and macOS, a new feature will come along for the ride called Continuity Camera. This will allow folks to use their iPhone as their computer's web cam, either wirelessly or wired. Users will also need an accessory to attach their smartphone to their computer, but that won't launch until later this year, too. But one enterprising individual has decided that waiting isn't all that fun.

Apple may launch OLED MacBook Air and iPad Pro models in 2024

Any given year, there are a variety of different rumors swirling around at any given time regarding upcoming products from Apple. But this year, and especially right now, it certainly feels like the rumor mill is bursting at the seams regarding devices the company is working on. Especially in the laptop category.