Juli Clover

Juli is the Senior Editor at MacRumors, and has been covering Apple news and rumors since 2010. She oversees MacRumors' guides, roundups, how tos, reviews, and giveaways in addition to covering daily news. Her work is regularly highlighted on Techmeme and cited by tech publications and news sites.

She is a voracious reader, cinephile, gardener, and gamer, and she resides in California with her carnivorous plants. Juli can be reached at juli@macrumors.com or on Twitter.

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Everything Rumored for Apple's September Event: iPhone 14, Apple Watch Pro and More

Friday August 12, 2022 2:34 pm PDT by
There's just about a month to go until Apple holds its annual September event focusing on new iPhone and Apple Watch models. We thought we'd take a quick look at everything that's rumored for Apple's September event to give MacRumors readers a rundown on what to expect when the first fall event rolls around. iPhone 14 The ‌iPhone 14‌ can probably be described more as an "‌iPhone‌ 13S" because...
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Hands-On With Samsung's Latest Foldable Smartphones, the Galaxy Z Fold and Z Flip

Friday August 12, 2022 12:46 pm PDT by
Samsung this week launched its fourth-generation foldable devices, the $1,000 Galaxy Z Flip and the $1,800 Galaxy Z Fold. Though there's no sign of a comparable Apple foldable device on the horizon, rumors suggest prototypes are in the works, so we thought we'd take a look at Samsung's newest smartphones to see what Apple needs to measure up to when a foldable iPhone does come out. Subscribe ...
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Apple Shares Ad Promoting Apple One Subscription Service

Friday August 12, 2022 9:20 am PDT by
Apple today shared a new video ad promoting its Apple One subscription, which bundles several Apple services together for one monthly price. In the 30 second spot, Apple gives a quick rundown of the services that are included: Apple Music, Apple Fitness+, Apple TV+, Apple News+, Apple Arcade, and iCloud+. "What's in ‌Apple One‌? The best of Apple," reads the tagline at the end of the video. ...
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Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 151 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Thursday August 11, 2022 4:43 pm PDT by
Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ to test features that may be introduced into future release versions of Safari. ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ release 151 includes bug fixes and performance improvements for Web Inspector, WebDriver, CSS, Rendering, Media,...
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iOS 16: Everything New With Notes and Reminders

Thursday August 11, 2022 2:20 pm PDT by
The iOS 16 update focuses primarily on the Lock Screen and new features for apps like Mail, Messages, and Photos, but Apple did make some small changes to the Notes and Reminders app, adding a handful of new options. This guide highlights all of the new features in the ‌iOS 16‌ Notes and Reminders apps. Notes There are some quality of life improvements for the Notes app, most notably an...
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Apple Not Expecting Drop in iPhone Demand, Asks Suppliers to Make 90 Million iPhone 14 Units

Thursday August 11, 2022 1:56 pm PDT by
Apple is not anticipating a drop in iPhone sales in 2022 amid an overall smartphone market slowdown, reports Bloomberg. The Cupertino company is expecting continued strong demand for the ‌iPhone‌ and has asked suppliers to make 90 million iPhone 14 models, which is on par with iPhone 13 manufacturing in the same time period last year. Apple is expecting to manufacture approximately 220 million ...
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Shazam App for Mac Gains Apple Silicon Support, New Icon

Thursday August 11, 2022 11:36 am PDT by
Apple today updated its Shazam app for the Mac for the first time in two years, introducing Apple silicon support for M1 and M2 Macs and adding a refreshed icon that is in line with the look of macOS Monterey. The Shazam app for Mac is now using Apple's universal binary so it runs natively on both Intel Macs and those that have Apple-designed chips inside. Apple finalized its purchase of...
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Disney Raising Price of Disney+ Subscription to $10.99 and Launching $7.99 Ad-Supported Tier

Wednesday August 10, 2022 2:09 pm PDT by
Disney today announced that it is increasing the cost of its ad-free Disney+ subscription by 38 percent, raising the price from $7.99 per month to $10.99 per month. This is the most significant price increase Disney has introduced since the 2019 launch of the service. The price of the ad-free plan is increasing to $10.99 per month because Disney is also launching a new ad-supported tier that ...
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Samsung Launches New Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Galaxy Z Fold 4 Smartphones

Wednesday August 10, 2022 6:05 am PDT by
Samsung today announced the launch of its next-generation foldable smartphones, including the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and the Galaxy Z Fold 4. Samsung has been producing foldable devices since 2019, so these new smartphones represent four years of development. The Galaxy Z Flip 4 features a 120Hz 6.7-inch AMOLED display and it folds out vertically. When closed, there is a 1.9-inch AMOLED display for ...
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Apple Could Ink Deal for Big Ten Streaming Rights

Tuesday August 9, 2022 2:33 pm PDT by
Apple is in talks to secure a deal for a Big Ten college football and basketball streaming package, according to The Athletic. Both Apple and Amazon are said to be vying for the streaming rights, with Apple joining the negotiations following news that USC and UCLA will join the league in 2024. Big Ten media rights are expected to go to CBS and NBC in addition to Fox for live games, but the...
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Twitter is Down: Website and App Experiencing Outage [Update: Fixed]

Tuesday August 9, 2022 11:16 am PDT by
Twitter appears to be down for many users in the United States and other countries, with the outage starting on August 9 at around 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Affected users are seeing a popup notice about the service being unavailable when attempting to access it. There are thousands of reports about the outage on the Down Detector website at this time. It is not clear what is causing the...
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Apple Seeds Third Public Beta of macOS 13 Ventura

Tuesday August 9, 2022 10:10 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the third beta of macOS Ventura to its public beta testing group, allowing non-developers to test the new ‌macOS Ventura‌ operating system ahead of its release. The third beta comes two weeks after the second public beta and it corresponds with the fifth developer beta. Public beta testers can download the macOS 13 Ventura update from the Software Update section of the...
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Apple Seeds Third Public Betas of iOS 16 and iPadOS 16

Tuesday August 9, 2022 10:05 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the third betas of iOS 16 and iPadOS 16 to public beta testers, opening up the ‌iOS 16‌ beta testing process to the general public. Today's beta comes two weeks after the second public beta, and it corresponds with the fifth developer beta. Public beta testers who have signed up for Apple's free beta testing program can download the second ‌iOS 16‌ and ‌iPadOS 16‌ betas over the ...
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Apple Seeds Third watchOS 9 Public Beta

Tuesday August 9, 2022 10:04 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming watchOS 9 update to its public beta testing group, allowing non-developers to experience the new watch software ahead of its fall release. The new beta comes two weeks after the second beta, and it corresponds to the fifth developer beta. The ‌watchOS 9‌ update can be downloaded after upgrading your iPhone to the public beta version of iOS 16....
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Apple Card Customer Service Woes Responsible for Goldman Sachs Regulatory Probe

Tuesday August 9, 2022 9:44 am PDT by
The popularity of the Apple Card caused Apple partner Goldman Sachs to struggle to deal with customer service issues, according to a new report from CNBC. The problems have in part led to a Goldman Sachs investigation by the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Goldman Sachs was subject to more disputed transactions than it had anticipated, with customers seeking chargebacks for ...
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Apple Watch Pro: What to Expect for Apple's High-End 'Rugged' Watch

Tuesday August 9, 2022 9:03 am PDT by
Apple is rumored to be working on an upgraded "pro" version of the Apple Watch that will be sold alongside the Apple Watch Series 8 models. The Apple Watch Pro will feature a different design, a larger size, and a more expensive price tag. This guide aggregates everything we know about the Apple Watch Pro, which is expected to launch in September alongside the ‌Apple Watch Series 8‌ and the...
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'It's Time for Apple to Fix Texting' Says New Android Website Pushing RCS Messaging Technology

Tuesday August 9, 2022 8:00 am PDT by
Google's Android team today launched a new "Get the Message" website that again calls on Apple to adopt Rich Communication Services or RCS for the Messages app. Google has been pushing Apple to adopt RCS for months now, with no response from Apple. RCS is designed to replace the current SMS messaging standard. It offers support for higher resolution photos and videos, audio messages, bigger...
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HBO Max App for iOS Gaining SharePlay, Shuffle Button, Split Screen Support and More

Monday August 8, 2022 3:17 pm PDT by
The HBO Max app for the iPhone and iPad is this week receiving a notable update that will overhaul the interface and add several new features that will improve the viewing experience on iOS devices. According to the press release announcing the changes, the app offers a more intuitive navigation system, a refined design, and performance and stability improvements to bring it in line with the ...
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Everything New in iOS 16 Beta 5: Battery Percentage in Status Bar, Find My Changes and More

Monday August 8, 2022 12:53 pm PDT by
Apple today seeded the fifth beta of iOS 16 to developers for testing purposes, introducing some small but notable changes to the iOS operating system. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. We've rounded up everything new in the fifth beta below. Battery Percentage in Status Bar The battery icon in the status bar now displays the exact battery percent, a feature that ...
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iOS 16 Beta 5: Battery Percentage Now Displayed in iPhone Status Bar

Monday August 8, 2022 10:43 am PDT by
With the fifth beta of iOS 16, Apple has updated the battery icon on iPhones with Face ID to display the specific battery percentage rather than just a visual representation of battery level. The new battery indicator is available on iPhone 12 and iPhone 13 models, with the exception of the 5.4-inch ‌iPhone 12‌/13 mini. It is also available on the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max, XS and XS Max, and...