Juli Clover

Juli is the Managing 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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Emoji Coming to Future iOS 17 Update Include Shaking Head, Brown Mushroom, Lime, Phoenix and More

Tuesday September 19, 2023 12:43 pm PDT by
As Apple was announcing new iPhone models last week, the Unicode Consortium was officially approving new emoji characters that are set to be added to smartphones starting in 2024. Mockup of new emoji from Emojipedia Approved Unicode 15.1 emoji include phoenix, lime, an edible mushroom, shaking head vertically (as in a "yes" nod), shaking head horizontally (a "no" head shake), and broken...
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Apple Starts Selling Refurbished 2023 M2 Ultra Mac Pro at a Discount

Tuesday September 19, 2023 10:16 am PDT by
Apple today added the M2 Ultra Mac Pro models to its online store for refurbished products in the United States, offering the newest version of the desktop machine at a discounted price for the first time since its launch. A refurbished version of the base ‌M2‌ Ultra ‌Mac Pro‌ with 24-core CPU, 60-core GPU, 64GB RAM, and 1TB SSD is priced at $5,949, $1,050 off of the regular $6,999 price for a...
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iOS 17 Features: The Ultimate Mega Guide

Monday September 18, 2023 3:37 pm PDT by
During the iOS 17 beta testing process from June to September, MacRumors wrote a series of in-depth feature guides highlighting every major new addition, plus how tos that walk you through using the new features. This comprehensive guide rounds up all of our coverage, making it a great resource for casual users who haven't had a chance to test out ‌iOS 17‌ and those who might not remember all...
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Best Apps With New iOS 17 and watchOS 10 Features

Monday September 18, 2023 3:02 pm PDT by
With the release of a new operating system, there are multiple features and design elements for developers to adopt. Now that iOS 17 is out, many major apps are getting interesting updates today, which we've rounded up below. watchOS 10 also has a new design language, so there are a range of Apple Watch updates to check out too. Flighty (Free, Premium Subscription) Popular flight tracking...
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Just Install iOS 17? Here's 12 Things to Do First

Monday September 18, 2023 1:40 pm PDT by
Apple today released iOS 17 to the public, and there are hundreds of new features and changes for you to learn about. Some of these options require some set up to get up and running, so we've written this guide that walks you through what you should do after installing ‌iOS 17‌. Set Up Your StandBy Screen When you charge an iPhone running ‌iOS 17‌ in an upright and horizontal orientation, it...
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iOS 17: Revamp Your Home Screen With These Apps Featuring Interactive Widgets

Monday September 18, 2023 12:56 pm PDT by
Apple today released iOS 17 to the public after months of beta testing, which means the new operating system update is available to all iPhone users. ‌iOS 17‌ makes widgets far more useful than before, adding a new interactive element that allows you to use them from the Lock Screen, Home Screen, or StandBy interface without having to open up an app. We've rounded up a list of apps that take...
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Apple Launches New 6TB and 12TB iCloud+ Plans

Monday September 18, 2023 10:17 am PDT by
Apple today launched the two new iCloud+ plans that it announced during last week's iPhone-centric event. The 6TB and 12TB ‌iCloud‌+ plans can now be purchased through the ‌iCloud‌+ interface as higher-tier options that join the existing 50GB, 200GB, and 2TB storage plans. The 6TB plan is priced at $29.99 per month, while the 12TB plan is priced at $59.99 per month. Apple suggests that the 6TB...

Apple Releases iOS 17 With StandBy, Live Voicemail, Improved Autocorrect, FaceTime Video Messages and Tons More

Monday September 18, 2023 10:05 am PDT by
Apple today released iOS 17 and iPadOS 17, the latest operating system updates that are designed for the iPhone and iPad. As with all of Apple's software updates, ‌iOS 17‌ and ‌iPadOS 17‌ are available for free. ‌iOS 17‌ is compatible with the ‌iPhone‌ XR/‌iPhone‌ XS and later, while ‌iPadOS 17‌ runs on the iPad mini 5 and later, the ‌iPad‌ 6 and later, iPad Air 3 and later, the second-generation 12.9-inch...
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Apple Releases HomePod 17 Software With Siri AirPlay Enhancement, New Mute Controls and More

Monday September 18, 2023 10:04 am PDT by
Alongside the iOS 17, iPadOS 17, tvOS 17, and watchOS 10 updates, Apple today released new HomePod 17 software that's designed for the ‌HomePod‌ and the HomePod mini. When paired with a device running ‌iOS 17‌ or ‌iPadOS 17‌, the ‌HomePod‌ can initiate an AirPlay session using a Siri command, making it easier to listen to music services like Spotify on the ‌HomePod‌ over ‌AirPlay‌. The update also...

Apple Releases watchOS 10 With Widget-Focused Interface, New Watch Faces and More

Monday September 18, 2023 10:03 am PDT by
Apple today released watchOS 10, the newest version of the watchOS operating system designed to run on the Apple Watch. ‌watchOS 10‌ is compatible with the Apple Watch Series 4 and later. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. ‌watchOS 10‌, which carries build number 21R356, can be downloaded for free through the Apple Watch app on an iPhone running iOS 17 by opening it up...
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Apple Releases tvOS 17 With FaceTime for Apple TV, Revamped Control Center and More

Monday September 18, 2023 10:02 am PDT by
Apple today released tvOS 17, the latest version of the tvOS operating system that runs on the Apple TV 4K models and the ‌Apple TV‌ HD. tvOS 17, which arrives with build number 21J354, can be downloaded using the Settings app on the ‌Apple TV‌. Go to System > Software Update to get the new software. ‌Apple TV‌ owners who have automatic software updates activated will be upgraded to tvOS 17...
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Goldman Sachs Overhauls Apple Savings Procedures to Cut Down on Withdrawal Delays

Friday September 15, 2023 2:38 pm PDT by
Apple Savings account partner Goldman Sachs has changed its system to prevent Apple Card customers from running into extended delays when attempting to withdraw money, reports The Information. When the Apple Savings account launched earlier this year, there were complaints from customers who had long wait times when trying to withdraw money from their accounts. Some people had to wait weeks...
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Apple Card Promo Offers 10% Daily Cash Back on Gas and Electric Vehicle Charging

Friday September 15, 2023 1:57 pm PDT by
Apple's latest Apple Card promotion provides select ‌Apple Card‌ users with 10 percent total Daily Cash on gas and electric vehicle charging. The bonus can be collected on up to $6,000 worth of gas or charging, for a total reward of $600. ‌Apple Card‌ holders can pay for gas and charging with Apple Pay, a virtual card number in apps, or the ‌Apple Card‌ in person to get the extra cash back reward. ...
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Some iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro Pre-Orders Now 'Preparing to Ship' Ahead of September 22 Launch

Friday September 15, 2023 1:36 pm PDT by
Apple this morning began accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 15, ‌iPhone 15‌ Plus, iPhone 15 Pro, and ‌iPhone 15 Pro‌ Max, and now just hours later, the first orders have moved into the "preparing to ship" phase as Apple prepares to send the new iPhones out to customers. Customers in the United States should soon be able to begin tracking their orders through the UPS My Choice feature, or...
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MacRumors Giveaway: Win an iPhone 15 and Accessory Prize Pack From Speck and Best Buy

Friday September 15, 2023 9:51 am PDT by
For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with accessory maker Speck and Best Buy to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win an iPhone 15 and a set of cases and accessories from Speck. Speck is well-known for its range of case options for Apple's iPhones, and though the ‌iPhone 15‌ models have just been announced this week, Speck is ready with a whole ‌iPhone 15‌ case lineup and a selection of Cl...
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iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro Models Now Available for Pre-Order

Friday September 15, 2023 5:01 am PDT by
Apple is now accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 15, ‌iPhone 15‌ Plus, iPhone 15 Pro, and ‌iPhone 15 Pro‌ Max through its online storefront and the Apple Store app. The ‌Apple Store‌ app is typically the quickest way to get a pre-order in as it is often accessible before the website comes up. Pre-orders are being accepted in more than 40 countries and regions around the world, and those who used...
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Here's When You Can Pre-Order the iPhone 15, iPhone 15 Plus, iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max in Every Time Zone

Thursday September 14, 2023 3:35 pm PDT by
Pre-orders for the iPhone 15, ‌iPhone 15‌ Plus, iPhone 15 Pro, and ‌iPhone 15 Pro‌ Max are set to begin on Friday, September 15 at 5:00 a.m. Pacific Time, with the new devices set to become available in multiple countries around the world simultaneously. We've created a list of when pre-orders will take place in various countries so MacRumors readers can be some of the first to place an order....
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Apple Stops Signing iOS 16.6, Downgrading From iOS 16.6.1 No Longer Possible

Thursday September 14, 2023 2:04 pm PDT by
Following the launch of iOS 16.6.1 on September 7, Apple has stopped signing iOS 16.6, the previously available version of iOS. Now that iOS 16.6 is no longer being signed, it is not possible to downgrade to that version of iOS after upgrading to iOS 16.6.1. Apple routinely stops signing older versions of iOS after new releases come out to encourage customers to keep their operating systems...
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Blackmagic Announces New iOS Camera App That Ties Into DaVinci Resolve

Thursday September 14, 2023 1:40 pm PDT by
Blackmagic Design today announced the launch of Blackmagic Camera, a new iPhone app that integrates with Blackmagic Cloud and uploads content directly to the DaVinci Resolve video editing app. The app features the same digital film camera controls and image processing functions that are available with Blackmagic Design's cameras. The company says that users can create YouTube, TikTok, and...
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Apple Watch Blood Glucose Team Gains New Lead

Thursday September 14, 2023 12:29 pm PDT by
Apple has done some internal shuffling and appointed Tim Millet, vice president of platform architecture, to lead the team that is working on blood glucose monitoring functionality for the Apple Watch. According to Bloomberg, Millet is now in charge of the Exploratory Design Group or XDG that has been developing noninvasive blood glucose testing for years. The team was previously led by...