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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Western Digital Debuts New SanDisk PRO-BLADE Modular SSD Ecosystem

Monday May 9, 2022 3:32 pm PDT by
Under its SanDisk brand, Western Digital today introduced a new SanDisk Professional PRO-BLADE Modular SSD Ecosystem, which is aimed at creators who need fast portable storage devices that are capable of holding terabytes of data. The system includes the PRO-BLADE SSD mag, the PRO-BLADE Portable SSD enclosure, and the PRO-BLADE Desktop SSD enclosure. The PRO-BLADE SSD mag is an NVMe SSD mag...
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Apple's Eddy Cue Restructuring Services Team to Focus More on Streaming and Advertising

Monday May 9, 2022 2:16 pm PDT by
Apple's senior vice president of services Eddy Cue is working to restructure services management with the aim of focusing more on streaming and advertising, according to a new report from Business Insider. Cue sees streaming and advertising as areas where there is opportunity for revenue growth, and he has already begun updating the responsibilities of key services executives. Peter Stern,...
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Apple Park WWDC 2022 Viewing Event Lottery for Developers Now Open

Monday May 9, 2022 9:09 am PDT by
Developers are now able to enter a lottery to attend a WWDC 2022 viewing party at Apple Park, with Apple now accepting entries through its developer website. Apple is inviting a small number of developers to the ‌Apple Park‌ campus to watch the ‌WWDC 2022‌ keynote and Platforms State of the Union on Monday, June 6.We're hosting a special all-day experience at ‌Apple Park‌ on June 6 to kick off...
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Everything You Need to Know About Apple's Self Service Repair Program for iPhones

Friday May 6, 2022 3:36 pm PDT by
Apple in late April launched a Self Service Repair program for the iPhone, which is designed to allow Apple device owners to do their own repairs in their homes using Apple parts, repair manuals, and tools. In this guide, we walk through everything you need to know about the Self Repair program, including whether it's worth it to use over alternative repair options. Devices That Can Be...
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Video: Playing Fortnite on an iPad With Xbox Cloud Gaming

Friday May 6, 2022 1:13 pm PDT by
If you've been missing Fortnite on the iPhone and the iPad during the Apple vs. Epic Games legal battle, Microsoft has good news for you - the Xbox Cloud Gaming service now supports Fortnite, which means you can play on your iOS device using Safari or another browser. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. In our latest YouTube video, we thought we'd check out Fortnite...
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Rare First Batch Apple-1 to Fetch Over $250,000 at Auction

Friday May 6, 2022 9:35 am PDT by
Yet another rare Apple-1 computer is up for auction, and this one already has a bid of over $250,000. The Apple-1 was the first Apple product created by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak when Apple Computer was founded, and there are few left in existence. Apple-1 models that come up for auction often fetch high prices because of their rarity, and this particular Apple-1 up for sale is number 7...
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Top Five Most Exciting Apple Products Coming in 2022

Thursday May 5, 2022 1:58 pm PDT by
We're five months into 2022 with the Worldwide Developers Conference on the horizon, to be followed not too long after by Apple's September event. The second half of the year is shaping up to be exciting, as rumors suggest we can look forward to an array of updated Macs, iPhones, and accessories set to launch. In our latest YouTube video, we rounded up the five products we can't wait to get our...
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Apple Music is Sometimes Replacing Other Apps in the Dock When Installed From App Store [Updated]

Thursday May 5, 2022 11:35 am PDT by
Apple Music appears to be affected by a bug that is causing the app to install itself directly into the dock when downloaded from the App Store, with the app even replacing other first and third-party apps located in the dock. There have been several complaints about the problem on Twitter from users who downloaded ‌Apple Music‌ and then had it replace another app. Kevin Archer, for example,...
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Fortnite Comes to iPhones and iPads Through Xbox Cloud Gaming

Thursday May 5, 2022 9:22 am PDT by
Microsoft today announced that Fortnite is available through its Xbox Cloud Gaming service, which means iPhone and iPad users can play Fortnite for free with just a Microsoft account. Fortnite is the first free-to-play game that has been aded to Xbox Cloud Gaming, which is still available in a beta capacity. Xbox Cloud Gaming is available in 26 countries and Fortnite can be played on Android ...
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Testing Out Apple's Self Repair Program With an iPhone 12 Mini Battery Fix

Wednesday May 4, 2022 2:08 pm PDT by
Apple last week announced the launch of a new Self Repair program, which is designed to allow iPhone 12, iPhone 13, and iPhone SE owners to repair their devices on their own using manuals, tools, and replacement parts sourced directly from Apple. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. We were curious how the Self Service Repair program works and how it compares to the...
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Sonos is Working on Its Own Version of Siri

Wednesday May 4, 2022 12:12 pm PDT by
Popular smart speaker manufacturer Sonos is planning to introduce a voice assistant service that will compete with Siri, Google Assistant, Alexa, and other voice-based personal assistants, reports The Verge. Sonos Voice will allow Sonos users to play and control playback on Sonos speakers. Sonos speakers already support Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, and Sonos Voice will be able to be...
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T-Mobile Launches Test Drive Program for Home Internet

Wednesday May 4, 2022 10:18 am PDT by
T-Mobile today announced the launch of a new internet "Test Drive" program that's designed to allow users to try out 5G T-Mobile internet in their homes. T-Mobile will send users a gateway to try out for a 15 day period at no cost, with users able to keep their existing internet during the testing program. To encourage customers to switch to T-Mobile Home Internet, T-Mobile is paying up to...
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AT&T Raising Prices on Legacy Plans to Encourage Customers to Upgrade to New Plans

Tuesday May 3, 2022 4:14 pm PDT by
AT&T is planning to raise the price of older Unlimited plans in order to encourage customers to upgrade to newer plans, reports Bloomberg. Single line users can expect to pay up to $6 per month more, while family plans are increasing by as much as $12. The pricing increases apply only to customers who are grandfathered in to older AT&T plans, and will not affect customers who have an up to...
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Warped Kart Racers Featuring Characters From 'Family Guy' and 'King of the Hill' Coming to Apple Arcade

Tuesday May 3, 2022 2:53 pm PDT by
Warped Kart Racers, a kart racing game that supports up to eight players, is set to launch on Apple Arcade later this month. Warped Kart Racers features popular characters from 20th Television animated shows, including Peter Griffin from "Family Guy," Hank Hill from "King of the Hill," Stan Smith from "American Dad" and Terry from "Solar Opposites." There are 20 TV characters to play in...
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PayPal Played Role in EU Antitrust Complaint About Apple Wallet

Tuesday May 3, 2022 1:59 pm PDT by
Apple Pay competitor PayPal played a role in the EU's decision to target Apple with antitrust complaints about its mobile wallet, reports Bloomberg. PayPal was one of "multiple companies" that filed informal complaints about the way Apple restricts third-party apps from accessing the NFC capabilities of the iPhone, which in turn led to the European Commission issuing a Statement of Objections...
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Elon Musk Says Apple's 30% App Store Fee is 'Literally 10 Times Higher Than It Should Be'

Tuesday May 3, 2022 11:01 am PDT by
Tesla CEO Elon Musk today took to Twitter to once again criticize Apple's App Store fees, calling the cut that Apple takes from developers "definitely not ok" and likening it to a "30% tax on the internet." He went on to say that the fee is "literally 10 times higher than it should be." Apple takes a 30 percent cut from app developers who make over $1 million through the ‌App Store‌ on an...
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Twitter Testing New 'Twitter Circle' Feature for Sharing Tweets With a Smaller Number of People

Tuesday May 3, 2022 10:43 am PDT by
Twitter today announced that it is testing a new Twitter Circle feature, which is designed to allow people to share their tweets with a smaller crowd. With Twitter Circle, Twitter users can share their tweets with up to 150 people, rather than sharing their content publicly. Each user will be able to create a Twitter Circle that consists of people who will be able to see the user's Twitter...
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Apple Releases Second Studio Display 15.5 Firmware Beta With Webcam Update

Tuesday May 3, 2022 10:24 am PDT by
Apple today released a second beta version of new 15.5 firmware that's coming to the Studio Display, with the software coming one week after the launch of the first beta. The Studio Display firmware is designed to improve the function of the webcam on the device. All Studio Display models are able to receive over-the-air firmware updates, but this firmware update is limited to Macs that are...
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Apple Seeds Fourth Betas of iOS 15.5 and iPadOS 15.5 to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]

Tuesday May 3, 2022 10:12 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the fourth betas of upcoming iOS 15.5 and iPadOS 15.5 updates to developers for testing purposes, with the new software coming one week following the release of the third betas. Developers can download iOS 15.5 and iPadOS 15.5 through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper profile has been installed on an iPhone or iPad. iOS 15.5 and iPadOS 15.5 are ...
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Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of macOS Monterey 12.4 to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]

Tuesday May 3, 2022 10:11 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming macOS Monterey 12.4 update to developers for testing purposes, with the new update coming a week after the release of the third ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.4 beta. Registered developers can download the beta through the Apple Developer Center and after the appropriate profile is installed, betas will be available through the Software Update mechanism...